Posts Tagged ‘advice for MBA applicants’

7 Tips For MBA Applicants From Family Businesses

By - Sep 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You work for the family business and are applying for an MBA. Will this background be a net plus for you, or a minus? How can you make the most of this experience? Whether you work for your family’s tiny startup with headquarters in your home’s...

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What’s The Rush? Round 1 vs. Round 2 For MBA Applicants

By - Aug 30, 06:23 AM   Comments [0]

Right now, most of my clients are scurrying about trying to complete their round 1 applications. Many of them will be ready to submit for round 1, but there are a handful of clients I’ve suggested wait until round 2, and we’ve discussed whether or...

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5 Ways to Make the Most of B-School Visits, Fairs & Receptions

By - Jul 13, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Applying to MBA programs in the Fall? Then you’re probably planning to meet with MBA admissions committee members at various types of events – school visits, MBA fairs, school receptions, etc. – as part of that process. Adcom members are preparing for you as well. In...

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Booth Applicants: Boost Your Admissions Chances!

By - Nov 3, 14:18 PM   Comments [0]

If you’re aiming for a Chicago Booth acceptance, then don’t miss Get Accepted to Chicago Booth, our upcoming webinar that will walk you through the steps of a successful Booth application. The webinar is free but you must reserve your spot in advance! Click here to...

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How Do You Deal with Criticism? MBA Admissions Committees Want to Know

By - Aug 7, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Many MBA essays ask you to write about a time you were given criticism and how you dealt with it. This may not be the kind of question you wished they had asked, but it is one that provides an excellent opportunity to show the...

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How Many B-Schools Should You Apply To?

By - Apr 24, 12:03 PM   Comments [1]

How many schools should you apply to? How do you strike the balance between too many and too few? And how do you know the exact right number for you? It Depends Yep – this question gets one of those frustrating “it depends” answers. It depends on...

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MBA Admissions: Where Should Jack Apply?

By - Apr 13, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Next up in our MBA Profile Series, we’ll introduce you to Jack, examine his profile, and determine the best MBA programs for him to apply to. See the first post in our series here.  Who is Jack? Here are some things you should know about our boy...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 3

By - Apr 4, 00:23 AM   Comments [0]

“Wish I had done that a few years ago ….” We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the fourth of a five-part blog series with advice on how you can...

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Talking with a Military Tuckie

By - Mar 25, 01:45 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for a chat with David Donahue, a student at Dartmouth Tuck. Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from?...

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Mapping out Your MBA Prep — Post-Grad + 2

By - Feb 18, 12:45 PM   Comments [0]

"Wish I had done that a few years ago ...." We hear that frequently from MBA applicants as they’re filling out their MBA applications. We don’t want you to have to say that. This is the third of a five-part blog series with advice on how you...

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