Posts Tagged ‘Admissions Consulting’

Applying to B-School? There Are 7 Key Steps to Getting Accepted

By - Feb 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Pursuing an advanced degree is a major decision. It has the potential to alter the course of your life. Why then, do so many MBA applicants wait until the last minute to put together their applications?  An MBA is an investment in your future, and just...

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Would You Benefit From a Mock Wharton Team-Based Discussion?

By - Feb 17, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

“Chance favors the prepared mind,” said Louis Pasteur, and I agree. A successful Wharton Team-Based Interview is all about the team’s success and your contribution to the team. It’s not about strutting your stuff or dominating the conversation. It’s also not about being a wallflower or...

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MBA Application Timeline: How to Get Accepted in 2020

By - Jan 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s time for my annual harangue/plea/rant. If you are planning to apply Round 1 in the fall, but have not yet thought about why you want an MBA, taken the GMAT/GRE, researched schools, or evaluated your qualifications, please please please keep reading. And then get started! I would...

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Save Big with Our Fall Sale!

By - Nov 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Are you applying to college, b-school, med school, law school, or a master’s or PhD program this year? Then we know it’s crunch time for you – with some if not all of your application deadlines falling between now and the end of January. Is your...

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The Fabric of a Top B-School Candidate: How to Think About Your Candidacy

By - Sep 20, 14:29 PM   Comments [0]

Photo by CoWomen on Unsplash This post first appeared on Sia Admissions' Access blog. Historically, higher education has been a resource for professional growth, frequently a means of opening doors to otherwise closed opportunities; in other words, academic institutions have been the gatekeepers for professional success. While...

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A Harvard PhD Student and Admissions Consultant Shares Her Story [Episode 328]

By - Sep 8, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Rachel Slutsky, Accepted admissions consultant [Show summary] Want to know what makes for stupendous statements of purpose or impressive MBA essays? Our guest, and recent addition to Accepted’s team of consultants, is an expert at both. But, for some of you her main claim...

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Heads Up: Price Increase Ahead!

By - Jul 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

We wanted to give you a head’s up that we’ll be increasing our prices August 1, which means that you have until Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 11:59pm PT to lock in a service at our current rate. Browse our catalog of services today to get an...

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Welcome to the Team, Rachel Slutsky!

By - Jul 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

We’re excited to welcome Rachel Slutsky to the Accepted team! Rachel’s academic and admissions experience Rachel has spent the last seven years as an academic editor, as an editor for an MBA admissions firm, as a freelancer, and as a university-affiliated writing consultant. She has also served...

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How I Helped My Clients Get Accepted to HBS This Year

By - May 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It is not easy waiting those 12 weeks to hear back from Harvard Business Schoolafter hitting the application’s “Submit” button. Luckily, it was worth the wait for three of the four clients I worked with this year who ultimately received a call with the news they...

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3 Essentials for Success in Your Business School Interview

By - Apr 2, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

Photo by Johanna Buguet on Unsplash It is normal to boast about your accomplishments and your intellect in an MBA interview, and we wholeheartedly encourage that. However, a critical element of this kind of boast is how the message is conveyed to the MBA interviewer. Demonstrating understanding...

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