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4 Tips for Better B-School Visits

By - Sep 29, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

First, let me begin by saying that if you have the time and money to visit the schools that you’re thinking about applying to, then you absolutely should. And the reason isn’t because of the imaginary “brownie points”; it is because visiting a school will...

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What You Should NOT Include in Your MBA Essays

By - Sep 28, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Do this. Write that. Include the other. What TO put in your MBA essays is the topic of many discussions. But what NOT to include is a less talked about conversation. Until now… Check out these three things that you should NEVER include your MBA application...

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The Georgetown McDonough MBA: Everything You Need to Know

By - Sep 28, 13:29 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough is famous for being the place where business and policy meet, but there is so much more to say about this top MBA Program. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Shari Hubert, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown McDonough School of...

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MIT Master in Finance – Is It the Right Fit for You (and Vice Versa)?

By - Sep 28, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

Practicality is the essence of MIT’s Master in Finance program. It’s just one year, as opposed to numerous MFin programs that are 1.5 to 2 years, and, as the website notes, it was developed “as a direct response to demand in the financial industry.” In...

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HEC Paris Launches New MBA-MIF Program

By - Sep 24, 07:01 AM   Comments [0]

HEC Paris Business School just announced the launch of its new MBA-MIF program in a press release Monday. The 20-month program (16 months for the MBA and 10 months for the Masters in Finance) will provide students with an integrated curriculum, allowing for different tracks...

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Writing About Your Experiences Abroad

By - Sep 23, 13:57 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve done it – you studied, worked, or volunteered abroad and now you want to include part of this in your personal statement. Maybe you want to show that you’ve experienced a different culture or that you’ve managed to go outside of your comfort zone....

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Georgetown McDonough 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 23, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

Georgetown McDonough, the top MBA program at the intersection of business and government, takes advantage of its Washington D.C. location, its connections to the greater Georgetown University community, and its Jesuit roots while at the same time time focusing on the global nature of twenty-first...

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An Indian B-School Hopeful Racking Up the Work Experience

By - Sep 19, 09:34 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing Balaji. Accepted: First, can you tell us a little about yourself? Where are you from? Where and what...

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Honing in On the Cornell Johnson MBA

By - Sep 18, 13:58 PM   Comments [0]

There is no place like Ithaca. And if you don’t know why, you are about to find out. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Ann Richards, Interim Director of Admissions and Director of Financial Aid at Johnson at Cornell University to learn more. 00:02:06 –...

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Stranger Things Have Happened!

By - Sep 16, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

HBS published their class of 2016 profile and if you look closely, you’ll find something very strange… Someone was admitted with a 510 GMAT score! While this probably WON’T happen to you (we need to be realistic!), it sure is nice to know that anything is possible...

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