Here’s One Way to Ace Your MBA Interview

By - Jan 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you just your Round 2 interview invitation or are still waiting to receive it, now is the time to prepare. Acing your interview is the final step in getting into the MBA program of your choice. Setting your interview goals and priorities, understanding what the admissions interview...

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MIT Executive MBA 2020 Class Profile

By - Jan 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a look at the MIT EMBA Class of 2020, as taken from the MIT website: Global executives: 126Average years of work experience: 17Average age: 41Advanced degrees: 59%Director-level and above: 83%International origin: 48%Non-local (outside of driving radius): 66%Employed full time: 100% Schedule a free consultation >> Company size (employees) Number employeesPercent10,001+36%2,501-10,00016%501-2,50012%101-50013%25-10013%Fewer than 2510% Geography AreaPercentNortheast50%West12%International11%Mid-Atlantic10%Midwest6%South6%Southwest5% Seniority PositionPercentDirector46%Manager17%C-level16%Vice President12%Founder9% Industry IndustryPercentHealthcare/Hospitals15%Banking/Financial Services13%Software/Technology13%Educational/Nonprofit9%Pharma/Biotech/Medical Devices8%Energy/Mining/Chemicals6%Management Consulting5%Retail5%Government/Military4%Insurance3%Other3%Telecommunications Services3%Advertising/Marketing2%Aerospace2%Construction2%Entertainment/Media/Sports2%Gambling/Casinos2%Manufacturing2%Utilities2% Applying...

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How to Get Accepted to a Top EMBA Program: The Experts Speak [Episode 348]

By - Jan 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Accepted MBA/EMBA admissions consultants, Cindy Tokumitsu and Jen Weld [Show summary] Should you apply to an Executive MBA program or a regular MBA program? And if you decide on the Executive MBA, what do you need to do to get in?  And which EMBA...

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Applying to INSEAD? Read This!

By - Jan 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

INSEAD’s intense, international MBA is one of the top-ranked graduate business programs in the world. Do you have what it takes to get accepted? The first step to crafting an effective application strategy for INSEAD is understanding what the admissions committee is looking for as they...

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From the Mouths of MBA Adcom Members: How to Get Accepted

By - Jan 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Looking for the best possible admissions advice? How about admissions advice from the admission committee members themselves? Linda Abraham, founder of Accepted and host of the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast has a collection of highly enlightening interviews with directors of admissions and adcom members of top business schools! Listen in...

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Wharton EMBA R1: If Rejected, What Next?

By - Jan 22, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton will be releasing its decisions on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 to let EMBA candidates who applied in Round 1 know whether the school has granted them admission. Some candidates will get unhappy news, because the Wharton EMBA program is one of the most highly...

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2 Weeks to Wharton EMBA Deadline (2/5): Success Steps to Still Make It

By - Jan 22, 12:42 PM   Comments [0]

The second and last of Wharton's deadlines for the 2019-2020 EMBA admissions cycle is on February 5, 2020 – only two weeks away. We at MBA often get emails from candidates questioning whether they can still make that deadline, because they recognize that if...

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Which MBA Program is Right for Me? The Ultimate Guide to Choosing an MBA Program

By - Jan 21, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

In 18+ years of MBA admissions consulting, I have found that otherwise highly capable and focused people often basically wing it when it comes to creating their target list of business schools. I’ve heard things like: “I’m just applying to all the top ten.” Top ten according...

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Round 3 vs Next Year: Your Roadmap

By - Jan 21, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

If you missed Round 3 vs. Next Year: When Should You Apply? or if you attended our webinar, but want to hear the advice again, you’re in luck: it’s now available free and on-demand!  Guided by Accepted’s founder, Linda Abraham, you’ll learn what distinguishes Round 3 from earlier...

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7 Ways to Make the Most of B-School Visits, Fairs & Receptions

By - Jan 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to MBA programs in the fall? Then you’re probably planning to meet with MBA admissions committee members at various types of events – school visits, MBA fairs, school receptions, etc. – as part of that process. Adcom members are preparing for you as well. In...

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