Applications

Admissions Tip: BE YOURSELF!

By - Apr 17, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

One of things admissions committee members tell us again and again is that they wish – really, truly wish – that applicants would not try to write what they imagine the adcom wants to hear, and instead would just be themselves. Admissions committee members time...

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3 Tips for a Successful MBA Interview

By - Apr 16, 10:22 AM   Comments [0]

"3 Tips for a Successful MBA Interview" is the latest post in our series Navigate the MBA Maze. Here are three key tips on how to present yourself during those crucial face-to-face minutes. 1. Structure Your Answers. Structure helps your interviewer see where you’re going with your...

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Launching Her Application with Forte and Following Her Heart to Chicago Booth

By - Apr 16, 09:06 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 Jamie Kwak... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and...

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Begin with One MBA Application and Start the Process Early

By - Apr 10, 14:37 PM   Comments [0]

MBA candidates often ask us whether they should complete one application before moving on to the next or attack all of their applications at once. Although this question has no definite “right” answer, we generally advise candidates who start early to make significant progress on their first...

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Tu Perfil para el MBA: El Manejo del Idioma

By - Apr 10, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

En los artículos anteriores abordábamos los primeros 4 elementos de tu perfil del MBA: 1. Tu rendimiento académico; 2. La importancia del GMAT; 3. La importancia de tu experiencia profesional; 4. La importancia de actividades extracurriculares. El quinto elemento es a primera vista el más...

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What MBA Hiring Managers Look For

By - Apr 10, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

I’ve interviewed and hired numerous MBA grads in my 20+ year banking and consulting career. The skills and experience required for each role vary, of course – in finance, expertise in specific finance concepts, models and tools might be a prerequisite, while in management consulting,...

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Create Your MBA Action Plan!

By - Apr 10, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you missed our webinar 7 Steps to MBA Acceptance in 2018, don’t worry! It’s not too late to learn the key strategy steps Accepted Founder Linda Abraham shared. The webinar is now available for on-demand viewing. In just an hour, cut through the noise and misinformation...

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MBA Candidate Differentiation: Do NOT Try This at Home | Amerasia Consulting Group

By - Apr 10, 03:28 AM   Comments [0]

By Adam Hoff | Amerasia Consulting Group Time to go full PSA here.  I'm talking all alarms ringing, sirens, whatever it takes to get your attention.  By "you" I mean: anyone applying or thinking of applying to business school.  You need to stop doing something immediately....

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Approaching The Diversity Essay Question

By - Apr 4, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Many applications now have a question, sometimes optional, geared to encouraging people with minority backgrounds or unusual educational or family histories to write about their background. How Are YOU Diverse? First the easy answer: If you are an immigrant to the US, the child of immigrants or...

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MBA Admissions: Selecting Your Recommenders

By - Apr 4, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

"MBA Admissions: Selecting Your Recommenders" is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze. The best letters of recommendation come from people who have seen you perform. The weakest letters are of the “character reference” variety (from the clergy member who knows you only...

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