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Can The Consortium and Forte Foundation Boost Your Goals? [An Interview]

By - Nov 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted blog series featuring interviews with business students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top programs. And now, introducing Jasmine... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you study as...

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Are You Targeting the Right MBA Program for You?

By - Nov 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Are You Targeting the Right MBA Program for You?” is excerpted from MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen. If you are considering adding the prestigious initials “MBA” to your credentials, you are probably...

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Are You a Competitive B-School Applicant?

By - Nov 13, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Every year, MBA applicants call us to ask whether their profile (GPA, GMAT, work experience) is competitive at the schools they’re targeting. It’s a question we take seriously and address individually, because there are so many factors that impact competitiveness. Deciding where to apply is...

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7 Tips for Writing Harvard Business School’s Post-Interview Reflection

By - Nov 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You’ve just completed another step on the road to acceptance to Harvard’s MBA program – your interview. Now you have 24 hours to send HBS your Post-Interview Reflections…so let’s get started! As soon as possible after your interview, sit down and think about the interview....

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The Increasingly Important Role of Social Media in the Application Process

By - Nov 7, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

On October 25th, Kaplan Test Prep released the results of a survey from over 150 business schools in the United States. While the survey only interviewed business schools, the implications are relevant to all college and graduate school applicants. With regard to social media, the results...

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One Hour to a Stronger Chicago Booth Application

By - Nov 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

There’s still time to reserve your spot for Get Accepted to Chicago Booth! Don’t miss this opportunity to learn expert strategies for your MBA application. Accepted’s founder and president, Linda Abraham, will share a proven strategic framework for approaching your application – and discuss each part...

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November 2017 Event Roundup

By - Nov 6, 13:50 PM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to business school this year? If so, you can enroll in one of our free business school workshops, which are offered both online and in person in major cities across the country! This month, we invite you to join us in NYC and...

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Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion Anyone?

By - Nov 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“Chance favors the prepared mind” said Louis Pasteur, and I agree. Don’t leave your Wharton Team-Based Discussion to fickle chance. It’s your chance to show the adcom what you’ll contribute to Wharton – an opportunity you truly don’t want to miss. Prepare for it with Accepted’s...

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The Economist 2017 Full-Time MBA Rankings

By - Nov 5, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist has released its annual international ranking of full-time MBA programs based on data collected during spring 2017. Two surveys were used: 1) The first was completed by schools with eligible programs which covered quantitative subjects and accounted for 80% of the ranking. 2)...

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What is the Chicago Booth Adcom Looking For?

By - Nov 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

What is the adcom really looking for? They want to understand your goals, and they want to see that you’re a great fit for their program. If “fit” sounds like a nebulous concept to you, you’re not alone. That enigmatic word is one reason why we’ve...

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