MBA

Two Ways to Reveal Leadership in Your Applications

By - Feb 25, 09:12 AM   Comments [0]

Leadership is one of the of the most valued attributes in admissions. In this short video, Linda Abraham discusses two main ways you can show the adcom that you are a leader. For more tips on revealing leadership in your applications, check out: •  Leadership in Admissions,...

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Your GMAT Study Plan: Get More Right Answers in Less Time

By - Feb 25, 08:22 AM   Comments [0]

I got a call yesterday from a prospective client who sounded equal parts awestruck and discouraged. He explained that he had shown one of the sample GMAT math problems from my YouTube channel to his colleague who looked at it and proceeded to answer it,...

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3 Ways to Recover a Fumbled MBA Interview

By - Feb 24, 07:54 AM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com Many students are coming upon the interview period for the second round of business school admissions, and many applicants experience considerable angst about this component of the business school application process. There are a few things to...

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What Are My Chances? Midwestern Sales Guy with Start Up Ambition

By - Feb 23, 08:58 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is one in a series of MBA applicant profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?” authored by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Feb 21, 12:15 PM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share waiting woes, a Round 1 reflection, and their musings on what to blog about...

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Kellogg Launches EMBA Program in Beijing

By - Feb 21, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

This week Kellogg announced the launch of its new EMBA program in collaboration with the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing and Shanghai. The new program will join the ranks of other Kellogg’s EMBA global network partnerships (including HKUST in Hong Kong, York...

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Access MBA Tour, Soon in North America

By - Feb 21, 08:28 AM   Comments [0]

The North American Access MBA Tour is appearing soon in: New York City March 6 Toronto March 8 Montreal March 10 Vancouver March 13 A unique and customised event format that helps you select the right MBA program:   •  One-to-One meetings and workshops with Admissions Directors • Personalized MBA Orientation • Interactive MBA conferences • GMAT advising • Scholarship opportunities Among the...

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Harvard Celebrates Record-Making Gift

By - Feb 20, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

Big news came out of Harvard College yesterday, when it announced it has received the largest single gift in the school’s history with the donation of $150 million from hedge fund manager Kenneth C. Griffin, ’89. The gift will fund 200 new Griffin scholarships and create...

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Leadership is King: Interview with IMD’s Lisa Piguet

By - Feb 20, 10:40 AM   Comments [6]

If you are considering pursuing an MBA at IMD then you are in luck. This week’s guest on Admissions Straight Talk is Lisa Piguet, Associate Director of MBA Admissions and Marketing at IMD. Listen to the interview to get the details about IMD’s unique program, the...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: E is for Essay

By - Feb 20, 07:41 AM   Comments [0]

Next up in our MBA Admissions A-Z series is E for Essay, a topic on which we could very easily write an entire book. (Hey – we DID write an entire book. Scroll down for details.) Here we are going to focus on 4 critical MBA...

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