Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 27 Sep 2016, 17:48
GMAT Club Tests

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Unexpectedly laid off

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 15 Aug 2005
Posts: 18
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Unexpectedly laid off [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Dec 2005, 17:54
If I have already submitted my applications but was unexpectedly laid off due to downsizing, what should I do?
Expert Post
MBA Admissions Consultant
User avatar
Joined: 20 Apr 2003
Posts: 5205
Location: Los Angeles CA
Followers: 74

Kudos [?]: 510 [0], given: 71

Re: Unexpectedly laid off [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 07 Dec 2005, 16:16
jah534 wrote:
If I have already submitted my applications but was unexpectedly laid off due to downsizing, what should I do?


I'm not sure you have to do anything now other than look for a new job. When you find the new job, let the schools know of your new employment. Obviously, if the schools asked you to inform them of changes in employment you should do so.

Good luck!
_________________

Linda Abraham
Accepted ~ The Premier Admissions Consultancy
310-815-9553

Co-Author of: MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools

Follow Accepted on Twitter
Friend Accepted on Facebook
Subscribe to Accepted's Blog

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 15 Aug 2005
Posts: 18
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 07 Dec 2005, 18:10
So I don't need to tell the schools unless they ask for it? I just don't want to run the risk that when they go to verify my information, I won't actually be an employee there anymore. Even though it was after I submitted.
Expert Post
MBA Admissions Consultant
User avatar
Joined: 20 Apr 2003
Posts: 5205
Location: Los Angeles CA
Followers: 74

Kudos [?]: 510 [0], given: 71

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 08 Dec 2005, 18:49
jah534 wrote:
So I don't need to tell the schools unless they ask for it? I just don't want to run the risk that when they go to verify my information, I won't actually be an employee there anymore. Even though it was after I submitted.


As long as the information in the application was accurate when you submitted it and the schools have not asked you to update them about changes in your job status, you don't need to contact them.
_________________

Linda Abraham
Accepted ~ The Premier Admissions Consultancy
310-815-9553

Co-Author of: MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools

Follow Accepted on Twitter
Friend Accepted on Facebook
Subscribe to Accepted's Blog

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 15 Aug 2005
Posts: 18
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 08 Dec 2005, 21:12
How would I know if the schools have asked for job status changes? Should that be listed on the application somewhere? Thanks!
Expert Post
MBA Admissions Consultant
User avatar
Joined: 20 Apr 2003
Posts: 5205
Location: Los Angeles CA
Followers: 74

Kudos [?]: 510 [0], given: 71

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Dec 2005, 16:26
jah534 wrote:
How would I know if the schools have asked for job status changes? Should that be listed on the application somewhere? Thanks!


It would be on their application if they do.
_________________

Linda Abraham
Accepted ~ The Premier Admissions Consultancy
310-815-9553

Co-Author of: MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools

Follow Accepted on Twitter
Friend Accepted on Facebook
Subscribe to Accepted's Blog

  [#permalink] 09 Dec 2005, 16:26
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Getting Off a Waitlist bsahil 0 28 Feb 2014, 12:23
1 Experts publish their posts in the topic Time off to prepare applications? lahai1dj 4 06 Nov 2012, 23:51
Waht to do- I was just laid-off. Profile eval/recommendation nyxjf 3 29 Jul 2009, 23:06
Taking a year off pre-mba, a good idea? towner 1 22 Jul 2009, 15:28
On-campus vs. off-campus interview 10041004 1 30 Dec 2008, 02:33
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Unexpectedly laid off

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.