Applications

9 Do’s And Don’ts For Your Application Resume

By - Sep 16, 01:44 AM   Comments [0]

Your resume is usually the first opportunity admissions readers have to get to know you, your experience, and your skills. Because of the number of other application components they need to review (both yours and those belonging to the thousands of other applicants), most adcom...

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Will Facebook Destroy Your Admissions Chances?

By - Sep 16, 00:31 AM   Comments [0]

Did you know that it’s becoming common practice for admissions officers to check applicants’ Facebook profiles? And that it’s not uncommon that they find something that negatively impacts an applicant’s admission chances? Not only do you have to consider every comma and turn of phrase...

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Last Minute MBA Application Advice: Before You Hit the Submit Button

By - Sep 10, 16:24 PM   Comments [0]

Updated for the 2015/2016 Application Year By Paul Lanzillotti, Amerasia Consulting Group I've updated Amerasia's list of best tips and best practices for submitting your MBA application online. So hopefully this prevents many of you from not getting caught with your pants down just hours to go...

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An Interview With Our Own: Esmeralda Cardenal

By - Sep 10, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

Curious about the life and times of our spectacular admissions consultants? Please enjoy our newest blog series in which we interview the fabulous people who make up the Accepted.com staff. Next up is…Esmeralda Cardenal. Accepted: Can you tell us a little about yourself? Where and what...

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Get Accepted To Wharton Webinar Recording Available!

By - Sep 10, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton hopefuls – this one’s for you! Our recent webinar, Get Accepted to Wharton, is now available for viewing on our website. Who is the webinar for? Get Accepted to Wharton is geared towards all Wharton applicants – U.S. applicants, international applicants, reapplicants, young applicants, older applicants…anyone with their...

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Introducing Toronto Rotman’s New Admissions Test

By - Sep 9, 23:58 PM   Comments [0]

For its 2016 MBA application, Rotman has introduced a new, timed, written response question that must be completed in addition to their two existing video questions. According to the Rotman blog, the purpose of this new exercise is as follows: We identified a need to...

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First Drafts Of Personal Statements: Let Yourself Go

By - Sep 9, 12:47 PM   Comments [0]

First drafts. These are probably the hardest part of the whole process for would-be applicants. There’s a sense of overwhelmedness, of trying to capture so much of your experience onto a single page. I’ve read hundreds of first drafts over the years. To be honest, most...

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5 Ways To Make B-Schools Love You

By - Sep 8, 01:02 AM   Comments [0]

Your admissions goal: to convince the adcom at your top choice b-school that love at first sight DOES exist.You CAN get them to fall in love with you instantly with the tips you’ll learn in tomorrow’s webinar, 5 Ways to Make B-Schools Love You. You already...

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Executive MBA Applicants: 4 Immediate Action Items

By - Sep 8, 00:24 AM   Comments [0]

Planning to apply to Executive MBA programs this season? Well, it’s time to shift into action mode. The new EMBA applications are coming out. Also, the EMBA application process has some idiosyncrasies that, if not addressed early, can trip you up down the road, when...

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4 Tips For Applying To B-School With Finance Experience

By - Sep 6, 02:27 AM   Comments [0]

Our 12 Terrific Tips blog series offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the first post: As members of one...

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