Posts Tagged ‘UPenn Wharton School’

Wharton 2016-17 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 19, 02:14 AM   Comments [0]

Last year, Wharton didn't change its essays after years of shrinking its application. This year it reversed course. It modified slightly the first required question and added a second required question in response to student feedback. According to an interview on Poets and Quants with Wharton...

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Wharton, Google & Submarines: Steve’s MBA Story

By - May 15, 11:39 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with Steve Weiner, a student at UPenn Wharton. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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Wharton MBA Student, Single Mom, Entrepreneur

By - May 4, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

With Mother’s Day coming up, this week’s show features a mother, MBA student, and entrepreneur. Meet Divinity Matovu, founder of MBA Mama [1:04] Divinity grew up in Wisconsin, attended USC (where she majored in Political Science and African American Studies), and got bit by the social impact and...

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Year 2 at Wharton, Google, Deloitte & More: Catching Up with Ashley

By - Feb 1, 12:38 PM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted 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 Ashley Wells, a second-year student at Wharton. We first met Ashley last year – you can...

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The Lauder Institute Changes to Reflect the World

By - Jan 6, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

Passionate about international business? Then this episode is going to make your day. Dr. Marcy Bevan and Kara Keenan Sweeney, Directors of Admission at the Lauder Institute joined us for the first Admissions Straight Talk conversation of the new year to share the scoop on this...

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By - Nov 5, 13:36 PM   Comments [0]

Round 1 team-based interviews are starting this Monday November 9, and we’d love to help you prepare! Prep with the best by joining one of our upcoming Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussions. Nothing beats a rehearsal to give you poise and confidence. You can learn more about and purchase...

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Your Wharton Round 1 Deadline Is Just 5 Weeks Away!

By - Aug 25, 10:50 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton’s R1 deadline is on September 29th– that’s just FIVE short weeks away! Are you ready to wow the Wharton adcom with a stand-out application? As always, we’re here to help with the professional advice you need to create a not-to-be-overlooked application: 1. Get Accepted to Wharton – This...

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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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Wharton: “Putting Knowledge Into Action”

By - Aug 16, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

Episode 4 in our Big Brand Theory Series for MBA applicants: Wharton's motto. Does the oldest business school actually have a brand?  Does the oldest business school actually need a brand? Ironically, Wharton is a more powerful global brand than the elite Ivy League university of which it...

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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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