Posts Tagged ‘The MBA Application Process’

Making Friends with the GRE: How To Overcome Test Anxiety and Perform at Your Best

By - Apr 23, 03:39 AM   Comments [0]

“I can’t stop trembling….can’t eat….cry for little or no reason….I am so nervous.”  All of this from Janelle, a prospective graduate student on her response to scheduling a GRE test date.  I was not surprised that Janelle was nervous as almost all prospective graduate students...

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So, Your GMAT Score Isn’t Quite A 780…

By - Apr 19, 12:26 PM   Comments [0]

What?! You have a low GMAT/GPA score and still haven’t signed up for the Get Accepted to Top B-Schools with Low Stats webinar? Consider this post your personal reminder to reserve an hour of your time and attend THE webinar that will help you overcome your less-than-desirable...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: U is for Undergrad Grades

By - Apr 16, 00:19 AM   Comments [0]

3 Steps for Handling a Low Undergraduate GPA Grades show whether you previously performed well in an academic setting. If your college GPA is low, then you need to provide evidence that even though you may have faltered back then, now you’ve got you’re A-game and...

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Leaning In While Pursuing Your MBA: The MBA Mama Story

By - Apr 14, 22:50 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now for a chat with Nicole Ponton and Divinity Matovu... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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Selling Yourself Short?

By - Apr 12, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

“I founded a small candy company.”  I could see in the faces of my fellow admissions committee members that they were not that impressed with the candidate; none of them had ever heard of “Del Sol Candy,”* and Roberto’s modest description did not make it...

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Insights Of An International Student At MIT Sloan

By - Apr 12, 01:01 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Christian Marek who is in his final year at MIT Sloan. Accepted: We’d like to get to know you!...

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Prepare for the TOEFL With This infographic!

By - Apr 7, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

There’s a lot to be tense about when it comes to the TOEFL speaking section–you’ll need to show your comfort level with the English language while speaking clearly into a microphone while surrounded by other test-takers who are also speaking into their microphones, and all...

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Columbia Jterm App to be Released Early

By - Mar 30, 11:42 AM   Comments [0]

For those of you who can’t wait to move forward with your 2016 MBA applications — especially those of you interested in Columbia Business School‘s January entry option (AKA Jterm)–I’ve got good news: The Columbia Jterm application for the 2015-16 application cycle will be available on April...

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MBA School Visits: Start Off Right

By - Mar 30, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

Last season I was often asked, “How should I act during my MBA visits?”  It’s wise to consider, because adcom members start to assess your social intelligence even at this early stage. Having an effective “elevator pitch” will enable you to attend such visits without anxiety, show...

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Tips for Applying to European B-Schools

By - Mar 16, 12:14 PM   Comments [0]

Applying to a European MBA program isn’t quite the same as applying to an American program. The programs themselves often have a different focus than U.S. schools, and adcoms therefore look out for different skills and qualifications. I’d like to direct you to the following...

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