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NYU Stern MBA Interview with Jenna Lee

By - May 31, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Jenna Lee, a soon-to-be graduate of NYU Stern. Jenna talks about her b-school experience, and offers some important advice about planning ahead when applying to b-school. Thank you Jenna for sharing with us! This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog...

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Chicago Booth MBA Interview with Benny Joseph

By - May 24, 08:15 AM   Comments [0]

Here we have a talk with Benny Joseph, a recent graduate of Chicago Booth and SoFi entrepreneur who heads the startup GoodApril, an awesome site that will help you save money while filing your taxes. In this post Benny talks about his experience at Booth...

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Business Schools Look at Applicants’ EQ, Says WSJ

By - May 21, 05:40 AM   Comments [0]

As if worrying about your GMAT scores, essay prompts and letters of recommendation wasn't enough, more and more business schools are incorporating assessments in emotional intelligence quotient, or EQ, for incoming applicants. Emotional intelligence is defined as the ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions, and...

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We’re on Stitcher!

By - May 19, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Good news, y'all! Linda Abraham's awesome podcast, Admissions Straight Talk, is now available on Stitcher! So all you Stitcher people: run, don't walk, to your nearest iPhone, Androiod, iPad, or PC and join Linda for a bi-weekly discussion of what’s new, thought-provoking, and useful in the...

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Kellogg School Wins 2013 International Impact Investing Challenge

By - May 15, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

Four MBA students from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management took top honors at the 2013 International Impact Investing Challenge on April 26th at the World Bank in Washington, DC. The third annual competition, hosted and organized by Kellogg and INSEAD, challenged graduate students to propose...

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Columbia Business School Student Interview: Sushi is 15 Minutes Away

By - May 12, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Tom, a SoFi scholar and current student at Columbia Business School. Tom is a U.S. Army veteran who loves b-school so much, that’s he’s trying to extend his education and stay for another year! Read on for some excellent advice about...

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HUGE Happy Birthday Ebook Sale Going On NOW!

By - May 7, 13:23 PM   Comments [0]

Hi everyone! It’s me, Linda Abraham, CEO and founder of Accepted.com, and today is my birthday. For me, birthdays are a time to appreciate life and the people around me who have contributed to making my life special. It's also a time to celebrate, and I'd...

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Harvard Business School Joins 2013 MBA Olympics

By - May 2, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School is to become the first US institution to take part in next month’s MBA Tournament (MBAT), the annual business school Olympics which takes place at HEC Paris. The MBAT started with six participating business schools in 1991, and is set against the backdrop...

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Chicago Booth Celebrates 9th Annual Women’s Week

By - May 1, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business extended an open invitation to both newly accepted MBA candidates as well as prospective applicants to attend one of the multiple diversity events held around the globe during the school's 9th annual Women's Week. In collaboration with the office of...

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MBAs Across America: The Coolest HBS Internship

By - Apr 18, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Attention guys and gals developing business plans on the backs of napkins or elsewhere: Does an MBA, specifically an MBA from a top program, really offer something valuable for entrepreneurs? Listen to the full recording to hear Linda Abraham explore this question and much more with...

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