How to (Actually) Differentiate Yourself on your MBA Applications

By - Nov 24, 18:09 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Time to break out an annual PSA here.  I'm talking all alarms ringing, sirens, whatever it takes to get your attention.  By "you" I mean: anyone applying to business school.  You need to stop doing something immediately.  Here it is: STOP...

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5 Tips for Negotiating Your MBA Admissions Offer

By - Nov 24, 17:14 PM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff, Amerasia Consulting Group Today's blog post is about negotiating your offer of admission ... except that it's not.  Because "negotiation" is not what you do when it comes to securing more financial aid from a business school.  The term of art for what...

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Your 10% Discount Expires Tomorrow!

By - Nov 24, 14:51 PM   Comments [0]

Have you used your THANKS coupon yet? The clock is ticking and if you don't order MBA, law school, or grad school services by tomorrow (the 25th) at midnight (Pacific Time), you'll lose your chance to save 10%! Here's how it works: 1. Choose your category:...

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Applying to Business School With Limited Work Experience

By - Nov 24, 07:45 AM   Comments [0]

Without an established career trajectory to highlight, younger applicants must be able to point to a stellar academic record. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on There is no single right time to go to business school. Every MBA applicant has his...

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The Rise of the MBA [Infographic]

By - Nov 24, 01:26 AM   Comments [0]

Thanks to for this excellent  infographic! Related Resources: • Researching MBA Programs • The MBA Family: A Roundup and Overview • Are Online MBAs the Real Thing? [Podcast] This article originally appeared on Applying to a top b-school? The talented folks at Accepted have helped hundreds of applicants get accepted to their dream programs. Whether you...

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How to Stand Out in an MBA Group Interview

By - Nov 23, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Have you been invited to a group interview—or hope you will be? Some of the world’s top MBA programs use a team-based interview format, and we won’t be surprised if this trend grows in the future. Business schools want students who will play nice with others,...

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Top Dog Takes MIT Sloan by Storm

By - Nov 22, 02:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Top Dog, a first-year student at MIT Sloan. (We first met Top Dog last summer – you...

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How to Use Good Grammar to Create Essays That Flow

By - Nov 22, 02:15 AM   Comments [0]

From my base in the Middle East, I work with many applicants throughout Asia who have excellent English but use a few phrases in ways that depart from the strictly correct. Here are some tips to help applicants improve their use of two words that...

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We Can Help You Pay for B-school!

By - Nov 22, 01:37 AM   Comments [0]

While we're not offering to foot the bill for you (sorry!), we are more than happy to share advice on how you can pay for business school abroad. Check out a recording of our recent webinar, How to Fund Your MBA Abroad, during which Prodigy...

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Webinar Replay: Getting Accepting into Columbia and Chicago Booth as a Finance Applicant

By - Nov 20, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

Erin Hale and Faisal Khan delivered a fantastic webinar that was full of advice on how to separate yourself from the rest of the finance industry herd. And yes, you are part of the herd! For a limited period of time, receive $500 off a comprehensive...

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