MBA

How to Think (and Write) About Your Career Goals

By - Aug 17, 06:16 AM   Comments [0]

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” You were probably asked this question all of the time as a little kid. Thanks to your business school applications, you’ll have to answer it again. Only now you must envision where you’ll be in your...

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GMAT Tips for International Students

By - Aug 17, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Are you an international student who is thinking about taking the GMAT to get into a top business school? The GMAT itself is a long (three and a half hours) standardized test that is used exclusively by business schools to help determine which...

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How to choose the right recommenders?

By - Aug 17, 00:01 AM   Comments [0]

We get a lot of questions from MBA candidates about how to select recommenders who will write an excellent LOR for the candidate, so we would like to share some tips and guidelines for selecting recommenders. Here's some advice on which recommenders to select: 1. The level...

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Wharton: “Putting Knowledge Into Action”

By - Aug 16, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

Episode 4 in our Big Brand Theory Series for MBA applicants: Wharton's motto. Does the oldest business school actually have a brand?  Does the oldest business school actually need a brand? Ironically, Wharton is a more powerful global brand than the elite Ivy League university of which it...

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An Interview With Our Own: Michelle Stockman

By - Aug 15, 19:53 PM   Comments [0]

Curious about the life and times of our spectacular admissions consultants? Please enjoy our newest blog series in which we interview the fabulous people who make up the Accepted.com staff. Next up is…Michelle Stockman. Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where and what...

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Global Opportunities: The “Wharton Difference” And Fit With The Program

By - Aug 15, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

My previous posts on defining your fit with Wharton addressed three of the four components of “The Wharton Difference” (Largest Global Network, Culture of Engagement, and Innovative Leadership Learning).  Here I’ll look at the fourth, final component: Global Opportunities.   BUT… you might think, all top...

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Tepper MBA Essay Questions Analysis 2015-16

By - Aug 14, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

Dates & Deadlines                           Application Deadliness           Decision Notification Round 1         Oct. 5, 2015                                     December 15  Round 2         Jan. 4, 2016                                      March 23 Round 3     Mar. 15, 2016                                          May 16  Round...

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Kelley School Fall 2016 MBA Application Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Aug 14, 10:44 AM   Comments [0]

Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business has posted the following MBA application deadlines and essay prompts for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Early Round Deadline: October 15, 2015 Notification by: December 20, 2015 Priority Round Deadline: January 5, 2016 Notification by: March 15, 2016 Third Round Deadline: March 1, 2016 Notification by: April 30, 2016 Final...

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IE Business School Profile

By - Aug 14, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% IE Business School describes its International MBA as “An MBA Out of the Ordinary”. The accelerated one-year program, based in Madrid, draws students who are attracted to the opportunities for innovation and entrepreneurialism within the school. IE prides itself on offering a strong...

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MBA Students Hit Campus Early to Brush Up Skills, Network

By - Aug 13, 10:32 AM   Comments [0]

While classes may not officially start for weeks, a new article in the Wall Street Journal reports that more and more MBA students are coming to campus early to participate in the crash quant courses traditionally offered to bring candidates from non-finance backgrounds up to...

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