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Businessweek Announces Top Part-Time MBA Programs for 2013

By - Nov 25, 08:15 AM   Comments [0]

Top 20 2013 Best Part-Time MBA Programs (2011’s rank in parentheses) 1. CMU Tepper (3) 2. UC Berkeley Haas (5) 3. SMU Cox (7) 4. UCLA Anderson (2) 5. Elon Love (1) 6. Loyola Marymount (13) 7. Rice Jones (6) 8. Chicago Booth (17) 9. Rollins Crummer (44) 10. Michigan Ross (9) 11. USC Marshall (16) 12....

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Positive Employment Feedback from B-School Class of 2013

By - Nov 24, 14:50 PM   Comments [0]

In September, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) polled graduates in the b-school class of 2013 and found overall success when it came to finding jobs and valuing their degrees. Here are some highlights from the Global Management Education Graduate Survey: • 90% of 2013 graduates...

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London Business School 2014 MBA Essay Tips and Deadlines

By - Nov 24, 14:41 PM   Comments [0]

If you look at the London Business School questions, you’ll see that a lot of introspection is required if you want to answer the questions thoroughly, thoughtfully, and compellingly. When elaborating on your career goals, your desire to participate in the global workforce, and your...

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Stanford GSB’s Huge Payouts

By - Nov 21, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Stanford’s class of 2013 employment report reveals some serious success for recent GSB graduates with a reported median base salary of $125,000. While this amount is unchanged from last year, the big increase occurs at the bonus level with median signing bonuses and guaranteed bonuses...

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Creating an MBA Career Search Strategy – A How-To Webinar

By - Nov 17, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Are you seeking professional advice on how to develop a strategic post-MBA career plan? If so, then you’ll want to attend Accepted’s upcoming webinar, Career Strategy for MBA Applicants: What You Need to Know…and Do…Before You Arrive on Campus, in which Ivan Kerbel, CEO of Practice...

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What are My Chances? Multicultural LDS Goldman Sachs Operations Analyst

By - Nov 14, 14:26 PM   Comments [0]

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

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On-Demand Webinar for Wharton Applicants Available

By - Nov 13, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, What’s Right with Wharton (and How to Get In), is now available on our website for instant downloading or on-demand viewing. Who is this webinar for? This webinar is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S. applicants,...

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Indiana Kelley 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 12, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

These questions are a mix of straightforward (the goals essay) and imaginative (the personal or open-topic essays). The adcom wants assurance that you have a clear professional focus and a solid plan for using the Kelley MBA resources. Beyond that, they’re looking for engaging applicants...

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5 Keys to Concreteness

By - Nov 11, 15:37 PM   Comments [0]

I like to apply the principles established in Chip Heath and Dan Heath’s Made to Stick to personal statements and application essays. In this post I focus on concreteness. The third of Made to Stick‘s six key principles, concreteness, doesn’t seem to apply to intangibles like...

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Two Steps To Clarifying Your Career Goals

By - Nov 8, 17:28 PM   Comments [0]

The biggest question to ask yourself before embarking on GMAT prep and the business school application process is, “What are my career goals?” Once you know your career goals, you can then determine whether you need an MBA to reach them. Business schools care about...

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