Posts Tagged ‘MBA essay tips’

An Interview With Our Own: Judy Gruen

By - Aug 29, 12:40 PM   Comments [0]

Curious about the life and times of our spectacular admissions consultants? Please enjoy our newest blog series in which we interview the fabulous people who make up the Accepted.com staff. Next up is…Judy Gruen. Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where and what...

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Trap The MBA Adcom In Your Love Snare [Webinar]

By - Aug 29, 11:33 AM   Comments [0]

On Wednesday, September 9th at 10:00 AM PT/1:00 PM ET, we will be hosting an exciting webinar, 5 Ways to Make Top B-Schools Love You. If you want to create a b-school application that will make the adcom swoon, then don't miss this event! During the FREE webinar,...

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Price Increase Ahead!

By - Aug 26, 23:34 PM   Comments [0]

We just wanted to give you a head's up that we'll be increasing our prices September 1. So what does this mean for you? It means that you've got until Monday, August 31, 2015 to lock in a service at the current, low rate. Browse our...

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What’s The Rush? Round 1 vs Round 2 For MBA Applicants

By - Aug 23, 23:39 PM   Comments [0]

Right now, most of my clients are scurrying about trying to complete their round 1 applications.  Many of them will be ready to submit for round 1, but there are a handful of clients I’ve suggested wait until round 2, and we’ve discussed whether or...

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Future Whartonites…Tune On Wednesday!

By - Aug 17, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

Attention Wharton Applicants: The webinar you’ve all been waiting for, Get Accepted to Wharton, will take place this Wednesday, August 19th! Reserve your spot now and tune in on Wednesday to hear important Wharton application tips that could transform your Wharton dream into reality!   This article originally appeared on blog.accepted.com. Accepted.com's experienced admissions consultants can help you...

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Global Opportunities: The “Wharton Difference” And Fit With The Program

By - Aug 15, 12:27 PM   Comments [0]

My previous posts on defining your fit with Wharton addressed three of the four components of “The Wharton Difference” (Largest Global Network, Culture of Engagement, and Innovative Leadership Learning).  Here I’ll look at the fourth, final component: Global Opportunities.   BUT… you might think, all top...

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Get Accepted To Stanford GSB—Webinar On Demand!

By - Aug 5, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

Our recent webinar, Get Accepted to Stanford GSB, was a huge success! Thanks to our wonderful audience for your great participation and questions. In case you missed it—or if you want to review— the webinar recording is now available on our website! Watch it today for critical advice on how to...

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Duke Fuqua 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 30, 10:39 AM   Comments [0]

Leadership, teamwork, ethics, and a global approach to business are essential elements of the Duke Fuqua MBA, which is why you’ll need to make sure you express your passion for these ideals in your application essays. Impress the Fuqua adcom by positioning yourself as an innovative leader and...

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UC Berkeley Haas 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 26, 23:31 PM   Comments [0]

The supplemental information that Haas requests is almost unchanged. The essays are different from last years. For #1 they returned to an essay question two years ago. And for #2, they give you a choice of prompts. My tips are in blue below. Essays: At Berkeley-Haas, we seek...

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Short And Sweet: Tips For Writing “Mini” MBA Essays

By - Jul 26, 13:34 PM   Comments [0]

What is an admission committee’s message, intent, behind limiting an “essay” answer to 100, 200, or 300 characters? Just the facts, please. In fact, just the key facts. No adornment, no backstory, no extended rationale. Columbia Business School has had such a goals question for a few...

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