Applications

INSEAD MBA Criterion #2: International Motivation

By - Jan 26, 13:45 PM   Comments [0]

This is the second post in a 4-part series that examines INSEAD MBA’s 4 admission criteria. Sure, international experience is a big plus for an INSEAD applicant. But the website says that they seek candidates with international motivation which, in their eyes, means having “perceptive...

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“I’m Smart, Really I Am!” Proving Character Traits in your Essays

By - Jan 25, 13:09 PM   Comments [0]

When you write an application essay or statement of purpose, you’re trying to accomplish several goals at once: (a) You need to prove your worthiness to be accepted to your target school, while (b) also showing the adcom that you have desirable character traits that...

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A Lot About Yale SOM’s EMBA Program – And a Little About One Year MBAs [Episode 190]

By - Jan 25, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

Before we turn to our regularly scheduled content, I want to respond to a question asked of me on Twitter by @agarwalgaurav04: He asked me if we can do a show on U.S. one-year MBA programs. We might in the future, and while today’s show...

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Yale SOM EMBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jan 24, 14:05 PM   Comments [0]

Yale SOM’s Executive MBA is relatively new, but it fully reflects the character of the SOM and more broadly of Yale University: intensive community, holistic perspective, intellectual vigor, and real-world engagement and impact. Carefully review the website, read the blog, and, if possible, interact with...

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Looking for Ways to Boost Your Chances of Acceptance to INSEAD?

By - Jan 24, 13:47 PM   Comments [0]

Then you’re in luck, because on February 15th we’ll be hosting a BRAND NEW webinar on the secrets to an INSEAD admit…and you’re invited! During the Get Accepted to INSEAD webinar, you will learn: • The advantages of attending the international INSEAD MBA program • How to show...

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Beginning Your B-School Application Year: Facebook Live

By - Jan 23, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

You want to enroll in business school this year but your applications and GMAT prep are far from complete—or maybe you have not even started the application process yet. With the New Year behind you, now is the time to get a head start on...

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What Questions Do You Have? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Jan 23, 14:01 PM   Comments [0]

This blog post is the first in a series of articles analyzing some of the most popular MBA interview questions and how to best respond to them. In this post, we’ll address "What Questions Do You Have?" Reason for asking the question: To make sure the candidate...

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INSEAD MBA Criterion #1: Ability To Contribute

By - Jan 23, 07:15 AM   Comments [0]

This is the first post in a 4-part series that examines INSEAD MBA’s 4 admission criteria. The adcom gives, as its first admission criterion, “ability to contribute.” I take the liberty to add: ability to contribute as a person of quality and substance. All the criteria...

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Connecting Duke Fuqua’s Education and Israel’s High Tech Industry

By - Jan 23, 06:45 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 Amir Zur... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and...

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4 Things To Do If You Can’t Define Your MBA Goals

By - Jan 19, 01:01 AM   Comments [0]

Top MBA programs are looking for candidates who’ve got their heads on straight and have a clear idea of how a business degree will help shape their futures. It’s for this reason that the MBA goals essay is such an important element in the b-school...

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