MBA

Looking for MBA Application Essay Tips?

By - Dec 31, 11:27 AM   Comments [0]

B-school applicants: Are you looking for advice to help you answer specific essay questions on top MBA applications? Are you looking for a resource that offers up-to-date advice for the questions found on THIS YEAR’S apps? We’d like to introduce you to our updated special report,...

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Stacy Blackman’s Year in Review

By - Dec 31, 06:16 AM   Comments [0]

My goal with this blog has always been to bring b-school applicants the latest news from the schools, insightful application and essay tips, and to explore major trends affecting the future of management education. Here, in one place for your reading pleasure, are some of...

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Argument Analysis: Fallacies You Tell Yourself to Avoid Preparing for the GMAT

By - Dec 30, 06:38 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post by our friends at Magoosh Blind to fallacies, we put off our applications to business school, wait to meet with professors or managers to ask for letters of recommendation, wait to write our application essays, and wait to start our preparations for the GMAT....

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Live Virtual Office Hours Tomorrow!

By - Dec 29, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Don’t forget to save your spot for Virtual MBA Office Hours with Linda Abraham! This open Q&A will take place TOMORROW, Monday, December 30th at 10 AM PST / 1 PM EST / 6 PM GMT. Register by clicking here and don’t forget to submit your top...

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Using Support Emails on the Application Process

By - Dec 29, 05:20 AM   Comments [0]

Support e-mails are short letters sent by an MBA student, alumnus or professor of a certain school to the admission committee of that school in order to support a candidate aplying to that school. Although they have relatively small impact on admission chances, good support...

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MBA As A Second Master’s Degree

By - Dec 27, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

Because top MBA programs receive copious applications each year, a significant consideration in admissions decisions is the extent to which an individual needs their MBA to succeed in their career and thus impact the world positively.

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Lessons from Accepted’s Admissions Director Survey

By - Dec 27, 09:05 AM   Comments [0]

In November, Accepted surveyed MBA admissions directors at top MBA programs. We asked “What behavior or information would cause you to reject an MBA applicant who otherwise is a strong candidate?” and published the results here. Accepted CEO, Linda Abraham, gives her thoughts on...

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How to Fight MBA Application Procrastination

By - Dec 27, 06:35 AM   Comments [0]

In our blog, we provide news, tips and tools to help you navigate the MBA admissions process. Despite the volume of information that gets printed every week, we do not regularly address the fact that many applicants face a set of challenges that are very...

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Do You Have Burning Questions About the MBA Admissions Process?

By - Dec 26, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

Be sure to join us at 10:00 AM ET on Monday, December 30th, for an open Q&A session, Virtual MBA Office Hours with Linda Abraham, in which Linda Abraham, CEO and founder of Accepted.com, will answer your questions on any aspect of the MBA admissions...

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What Our Listeners Loved in 2013!

By - Dec 26, 14:31 PM   Comments [0]

2013 has been an incredible year for the Admissions Straight Talk podcast. Thank you to all of our fascinating, insightful guest and of course our wonderful listeners! Check out the 10 episodes that were most listened to in 2013 and subscribe in iTunes, Stitcher, or Zune...

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