Posts Tagged ‘Applications’

4 Ways to Show How You’ll Contribute in the Future

By - Mar 8, 02:33 AM   Comments [0]

Schools want to see that the applicants will actively participate in and contribute to their student bodies and alumni communities, not to mention the greater community and society. Yet grandiose, declarative statements and promises to be a superlative do-gooder are unpersuasive. So how is an applicant to show...

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Hone Your MBA Goals [Video]

By - Mar 4, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

A solid MBA goal should drive many of the decisions surrounding your business school application and education. In this video, Linda Abraham explores the essential components of a compelling MBA goal and shares a few tips on how to develop it. By Linda Abraham, president and founder of Accepted.com and co-author of...

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3 Tips for Parents of Grad School Applicants

By - Mar 1, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

I’ve been working in graduate admissions for almost 20 years so I have witnessed this trend firsthand: Parents are playing a much larger role in the application process these days than they used to. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing – parents can provide a lot...

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Oh No! A Typo!!

By - Jan 11, 14:25 PM   Comments [0]

Will it doom your otherwise perfect application to the great round file in cyberspace, putting the kabosh on years of effort and nixing your attempt to walk through the hallowed halls of your favored institution? No. A single, minor typo will do absolutely nothing. So don't sweat...

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A New (and Awesome) MBA Applicant Guide from our friends at UNC Kenan-Flagler

By - Oct 20, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

The amazing team at MBA@UNC, the online MBA program at the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School, has just released a new MBA applicant guide through a series of online articles to help prospective students in the MBA admissions process. Whether you are just starting...

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The Inside Scoop on HBS R1 Interview Invites

By - Oct 7, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

  Harvard Business School Round 1 interview invites are around the corner! The school announced today the next steps in the application process for round 1 applicants.  To all of you who applied to Harvard Business School in round 1, your wait is almost over! We know the waiting...

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3 Ways to Brag the Right Way – How to Properly Sell Yourself on Your MBA Application

By - Sep 8, 15:55 PM   Comments [0]

Knowing how to sell yourself on your MBA application is crucial to getting noticed and remembered in a sea of applicants. Personal branding is key! However, it can be difficult for some applicants to properly portray themselves in the best possible light in an essay...

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The GMAT Score Preview and Application Boxes

By - Sep 4, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

MBA applicants, pay heed: two major b-school admissions topics have been on Linda’s mind and in this week’s episode of Admissions Straight Talk, she shares the word. Listen to the full recording of the show for some very important advice about the GMAT score preview 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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How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To?

By - Jun 3, 08:40 AM   Comments [0]

"How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To” 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. Deciding how many schools to apply to is another often shortchanged step...

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