Posts Tagged ‘MBA career goals’

MBA Admissions Advice for Career Changers

By - May 9, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

As an IT consultant, how do you know equities research is the right career for you? How do you know you can handle the hours, the more Darwinian industry and company culture, the stress of having a pivotal impact on huge investment decisions? The MBA applicant...

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What Your Work Experience Reveals About You in Your MBA Application

By - Apr 11, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

Work experience is important because of what it reveals about you in terms of your character, maturity, and abilities. Even if your GPA and GMAT/GRE scores are spectacular, your work experience still needs to impress the admissions readers. Post-college employment reveals that you have “grown-up” experience in...

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Picking a Career, Interviewing Right, and More Job Talk [Episode 131]

By - Dec 3, 00:48 AM   Comments [0]

So, what do you want to be when you grow up? And if you do know what your dream job is, how will you land it? We could think of no better person to join us for a talk about careers than Karin Ash, formerly director...

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Final Miscellany – Plan B, Research, Professional Support

By - Jul 30, 09:34 AM   Comments [0]

"Final Miscellany – Plan B, Research, Professional Support” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. I will wrap up this series with a few miscellaneous points. Plan B Think you’re done with MBA goals? Think again… In...

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The Goals Essay: Writing Nitty-Gritty

By - Jul 23, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

"Goals Essay - Writing Nitty-Gritty” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. Short- and long-term goals Before you start drafting your goals essays, work out three levels of goals: short-term, intermediate, and long-term. It helps to...

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Goals on Steroids

By - Jul 16, 08:10 AM   Comments [0]

"Goals on Steroids” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. First, I must thank Linda Abraham for this wonderful phrase. I had previously used the blander designation, “goals plus.” By following the advice in the previous...

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Exactly What Are Goals?

By - Jul 9, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

"Exactly What Are Goals?” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. “I want to move from the buy side to the sell side.” “I want to shift from technology consulting to investment banking.” Not goals. An engineer once...

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Why Write A Blog Post Series on MBA Goals?

By - Jul 2, 11:44 AM   Comments [0]

"Why Write A Blog Post Series on Goals?” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Why MBA? To download the entire free special report, click here. A few years ago, in the good old days when Wharton still offered feedback to rejected applicants, I talked with...

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Goal Setting as an Entrepreneur

By - Feb 17, 13:26 PM   Comments [0]

I always ask my clients to state their long and short-term goals for me on our first meeting. Eighty percent of the time I hear the response, “I want to be an entrepreneur.” So I begin to peel away at the onion. • What problem is...

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How to Create an Effective Post-MBA Career Strategy NOW

By - Jan 5, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

Did you know that much of the foundation for securing a job post-MBA is laid even before you step foot into business school? Learn how to jumpstart your career search when you view Career Strategy for MBA Applicants: What You Need to Know...and Do...Before You Arrive...

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