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Selecting Which B-Schools to Apply to: Two Examples

By - Jun 17, 12:34 PM   Comments [0]

“Selecting Which B-Schools to Apply to: Two Examples” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. Here are two examples that illustrate how this school selection process works. Example...

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Is Ten Days per Business School Application Enough?

By - Jun 16, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

There are a number of steps involved in the MBA application essay writing process: contemplating the questions, choosing the topics, and crafting a collection of short stories that tell a tale and appeal to an admissions committee. Each of these steps takes time. But HOW...

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NYU Hosts AIGAC!

By - Jun 16, 07:25 AM   Comments [0]

Not only did NYU Stern host the annual conference of Association of International Graduate Application Consultants – AIGAC – last week (along with Columbia Business School) – it also shared some valuable information about its program and applications process. Here are several highlights. • The admissions...

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Interview with an Admitted UCLA Anderson [Re]Applicant

By - Jun 15, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a follow up interview with James Huntington, who was recently accepted to UCLA Anderson. (We first met...

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Applying to Harvard Business School – A How-To Guide

By - Jun 15, 07:32 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re seeking expert tips on how to apply successfully to Harvard Business School or another top-ranked MBA program, then you’ll want to attend Accepted’s upcoming webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School. During the webinar, Linda Abraham, Accepted’s CEO and founder, will discuss important application...

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MBA Re-Applicant Interview with “Grant Me Admission!”

By - Jun 12, 07:48 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 an anonymous blogger from the blog, “Grant Me Admission!” Accepted: We’d like to get to know you! Where...

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Columbia Business School 2015 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 11, 13:00 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia tweaked last year’s questions for this year. Relatively minor changes only. Specifically: • Its short-answer question about your immediate post-MBA goal has gone from 100 to 75 characters. Yes, that was characters, not words. • For question 2, there is a new video to watch and...

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Putting It All Together – Your Initial List of B-Schools

By - Jun 11, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

“Putting It All Together – Your Initial List” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. Creating the actual list of schools may seem like a formality...

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AIGAC MBA Applicant Survey

By - Jun 8, 13:15 PM   Comments [0]

AIGAC published its annual MBA Applicant Survey, which evaluates the experiences and preferences of recent MBA applicants in the U.S. and abroad. Highlights from the survey include: • In terms of sources of information applicants utilized during the admissions process, school/program websites ranked the highest, followed...

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Breaking Some HBS Stereotypes: An Interview with Ben Faw

By - Jun 8, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Humility, valuing relationships, knowing yourself, helping children overcome disabilities — Perhaps “Harvard” and “MBA” are not the first words that come to mind. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Ben Faw, West Point grad and veteran, Harvard MBA and author of the hugely popular...

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