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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 9, 18:12 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced recently. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100 million, which...

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UVA Darden 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 9, 10:30 AM   Comments [0]

Darden led the way with a one-essay application. Some may feel that fewer essays indicate that essays are losing importance. My suspicion is that the remaining essays and short-answers are as or more important than they ever were. Especially at a program emphasizing the case...

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Maximize Your MBA Application: 3 Techniques for Essay Success

By - Sep 9, 09:38 AM   Comments [0]

This is the fourth post our new series, Maximize Your MBA Application: 5 Tips for Succinct Essays. Follow the series on the blog or download our special report to learn the tips and tricks needed to focus on the critical and trim your essays down...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sept 9): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Sep 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the least such that is divisible by 1000? (A) 8 (B) 10 (C) 15 (D) 20 (E) 25 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT...

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New Webinar: Introducing…The Editing Funnel!

By - Sep 8, 14:53 PM   Comments [0]

Sure you need good content in your MBA essay, but you also need your essay to look good, read well, and have a logical and coherent structure. Learn important editing secrets during our upcoming webinar, The MBA Essay Editing Funnel. During this 1-hour webinar, Linda Abraham,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 6): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) What is the last digit of ? (A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 7 (E) 9 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $595 total savings @ GMAT Club....

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GMAT Question of the Day (Sep 5): Algebra and Critical Reasoning

By - Sep 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) It takes Jack 2 more hours than Tom to type 20 pages. Working together, Jack and Tom can type 25 pages in 3 hours. How long will it take Jack to type 40 pages? (A) 5 hours (B) 6 hours (C) 8 hours (D) 10 hours (E) 12 hours Question...

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MBA Video Essays: A Conversation with Rotman’s Niki da Silva

By - Sep 4, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

A new era has dawned in the land of MBA admissions. Fewer essays. Shorter word limits. And mandatory video essays – introduced to the admissions scene by Rotman, Canada’s leading MBA program. Want to know more about how the video essays came about, how they work,...

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UGH! THOSE @!#$* WORD LIMITS!!!

By - Sep 4, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

Now, now. Don’t get angry. Deal. Use writing techniques that convey your message and stay within the word limits. First and foremost, focus. Additionally, poor writing habits can make your writing wordy and flabby; good writing techniques make it powerful and concise. To give your writing...

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New web site!

By - Sep 4, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

The time had come to change the decor at www.accepted.com. And we did it! We are still working out a few minior kinks, but the dust has mostly settled on our new home. Please come and check out our new look. Why the redesign? We wanted...

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