Interviews

Personal Statement Lessons from Stephen Sondheim

By - Nov 10, 02:49 AM   Comments [0]

Last night I saw Maestro: The Art of Leonard Bernstein, a one-man show on the life of Leonard Bernstein,  composer of West Side Story and noted conductor. I enjoyed the show immensely, but there was one line that particularly resonated and I want to share...

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Cornell Johnson Admissions Director Interview Available Online

By - Nov 1, 00:55 AM   Comments [0]

We had an excellent Q&A last week with Randall Sawyer, Cornell Johnson's Assistant Dean of Admissions, Financial Aid and Inclusion. The excerpt below should give you an idea of how thorough, informative, and enjoyable the session was: Linda Abraham: Entreman asks, "What is the core strength...

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Consortium Admissions Director Interview

By - Oct 26, 23:57 PM   Comments [0]

If you attended our recent Consortium Q&A, then you know that we had an overwhelming number of questions and simply not enough time to address them all. Rebecca Dockery and Stacy Thomas, Consortium Recruiting Directors, have agreed to answer the remaining questions here on our...

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MBA Interview Tip: Have Questions Prepared

By - Oct 12, 13:45 PM   Comments [0]

During an MBA interview (or really any interview), you're going to want to be prepared to answer any questions the interviewer throws your way. That means you'll want to make sure you know why you want to attend your target school, why now is the...

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Interview with ZoomInterviews

By - Sep 20, 00:47 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com interviewed ZoomInterviews’ founders Alon Karmiel and Misha Medvedev. ZoomInterviews provides interview preparation videos to help you prepare for your MBA interview. Accepted.com: How did you come to start ZoomInterviews? Alon: The inspiration for ZoomInterviews.com came primarily from my personal experience during the admissions process. While...

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MIT Sloan MBA Admissions: Interview with Rod Garcia

By - Sep 17, 12:56 PM   Comments [0]

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking with Rod Garcia, Director of Admissions at the MIT Sloan School of Business. He was kind enough to provide an update on MIT Sloan admissions, and insight into Sloan’s evaluation process. Accepted.com: What’s new at MIT Sloan?...

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Interview with MIT Sloan Fellows’ Stephen Sacca

By - Aug 3, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

informative interview I had a few years ago with Stephen Sacca, Director of the MIT Sloan Fellows Program, is no longer entirely accurate because of changes that have taken place in the last four years. Mr. Sacca graciously agreed...

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Haas Full-Time MBA: A Current Student Interview

By - Jul 23, 14:21 PM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs through interviews with current students. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here's a talk...

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MBAs Make it Big in Vegas, Behind-the-Scenes

By - May 30, 10:27 AM   Comments [0]

Harrah's, and other big Las Vegas casinos, are recruiting new MBAs to work behind-the-scenes to improve their businesses, reports a Bloomberg Businessweek article entitled "Viva Las Vegas: MBAs Catch the Gaming Bug." With extensive knowledge and experience in marketing, refinancing, human resources, and management, these...

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Kellogg: A Current MBA Student Interview

By - May 19, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com has started a new blog series offering our readers a behind-the-scenes look at selected MBA programs. We hope to offer you a candid picture of student life, and what you should consider as you prepare your application. Here are some excerpts from an interview with...

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