Posts Tagged ‘advice for MBA applicants’

Booth Applicants: Boost Your Admissions Chances!

By - Nov 3, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re aiming for a Chicago Booth acceptance, then don’t miss Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, our upcoming webinar that will walk you through the steps of a successful Booth application. The webinar is free but you must reserve your spot in advance! Click here to...

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How Do You Deal with Criticism? MBA Admissions Committees Want to Know

By - Aug 7, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Many MBA essays ask you to write about a time you were given criticism and how you dealt with it. This may not be the kind of question you wished they had asked, but it is one that provides an excellent opportunity to show the...

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How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To?

By - Apr 24, 12:03 PM   Comments [1]

How many schools should you apply to? How do you strike the balance between too many and too few? And how do you know the exact right number for you? It Depends Yep – this question gets one of those frustrating “it depends” answers. It depends on...

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MBA Admissions: Where Should Jack Apply?

By - Apr 13, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Next up in our MBA Profile Series, we’ll introduce you to Jack, examine his profile, and determine the best MBA programs for him to apply to. See the first post in our series here.  Who is Jack? Here are some things you should know about our boy...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 3

By - Apr 4, 00:23 AM   Comments [0]

“Wish I had done that a few years ago ….” We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the fourth of a five-part blog series with advice on how you can...

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Talking with a Military Tuckie

By - Mar 25, 01:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with David Donahue, a student at Dartmouth Tuck. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 2

By - Feb 18, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

"Wish I had done that a few years ago ...." We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the third of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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When & Why to Pass on a B-School Acceptance Offer

By - Feb 9, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

Scenario: You get accepted to an excellent MBA program. You’re happy…but…you can’t help thinking that maybe you could’ve done “better.” Should you turn down your acceptance (whether it’s an early decision acceptance or regular) on the chance that the school that waitlisted you ends up accepting you,...

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Open Letter to 2017 MBA Applicants

By - Jan 21, 02:50 AM   Comments [0]

To: All 2017 MBA Applicants From: Linda Abraham It’s time for my annual memo/harangue/plea/rant. If you are planning to apply Round 1 but have not yet thought about why you want an MBA, taken the GMAT/GRE, researched schools, or evaluated your qualifications, please please please keep reading. And...

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What Applicants Should Not Do in 2016: A Poem

By - Dec 29, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

'Twas the night before deadlines, and all through the world, Our consultants sat cramming, coffee brewing, brows furled; Though the essays were written with effort and care, There were still a few things that were cause for despair! The clichés! Oh, forsake! Terrible, were they – That all our consultants...

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