Posts Tagged ‘mba resume’

Why Your Resume Deserves Your Attention

By - Oct 19, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

Many adcom readers will begin their review of an application by going over an applicant’s resume. That’s right – your resume isn’t just some quick document that’s there for show! It’s really your unique one-page introduction to the admissions board. This is not something you...

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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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4 Tips for Demonstrating Professional Growth in a Flat Organization

By - Jun 30, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

If you work in a flat organization, how do you demonstrate advancement and growth? After all, your progress will be compared to that of other candidates who have regular promotions with clearly delineated expanded responsibilities. In a flat organization, you may hold the same title...

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Write a Resume that is Readable, Impactful, and Unique

By - Jan 28, 14:14 PM   Comments [0]

Are you looking for advice on how to boost the readability, impact, and uniqueness of your MBA application resume? Read on for a few of our favorite resume tips... Readability: • Eliminate extra lines: Keep your address and contact information on one line if possible, avoid listing...

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Do’s and Don’ts for Writing Your Resume – Part 2: The 10 Don’ts

By - Jan 1, 13:11 PM   Comments [0]

Recently we offered 9 Do’s for Writing Your Resume. Let’s get right to business now talking about the 10 ‘Don’ts.’ 1) First and foremost, don’t make things up. This includes inflating your accomplishments, your level of responsibility, or your skills. Besides the fact that it’s dishonest,...

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Do’s and Don’ts for Writing Your Resume – Part 1: The 9 Do’s

By - Dec 24, 13:41 PM   Comments [0]

While some potential employers or b-school adcoms may spend a few minutes looking at your resume, the vast majority will spend less than that. You may conclude from that that your resume is not so important since it will only receive a cursory glance, but...

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Four Resume Rules To Get Noticed

By - Aug 30, 05:57 AM   Comments [1]

How to stand out to an MBA admissions staff in a crowd of resumes? Here are four resume rules you need to know if you want to get noticed. 1) ONE IS USUALLY ENOUGH. When it comes to that of a pre-MBA professional, a resume rarely...

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7 Fatal Resume Flaws to Avoid

By - Aug 19, 13:08 PM   Comments [0]

The MBA Resume: Done right, this one-page list of accomplishments can woo the adcoms towards acceptance; done wrong, a resume could be your ticket to ding-hood. The following 7 fatal resume flaws were are derived from a Businessweek article: 1. Don’t view your resume as an...

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Three Ways to Boost Your MBA Application

By - Aug 6, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA Tour recently swung through Los Angeles, and Linda Abraham and I were delighted to have a table there. We enjoyed meeting dozens of impressive and enthusiastic prospective MBA applicants, and thank the organizers for this great event – nearly 500 people registered and...

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4 MBA Resume Tips [Short Video]

By - May 21, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This is a must-see for all MBA applicants! Linda Abraham shares four MBA resume tips that you simply need to know before you submit your application! Accepted.com ~ Helping You Write Your Best     Accepted.com's experienced admissions consultants can help you create the most impressive application possible...

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