Posts Tagged ‘applying to business school’

A Nigerian’s Women’s Journey to MIT Sloan Acceptance

By - May 11, 02:26 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with current MBA students, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at top MBA programs. And now for an interview with Ginika Agbim O'Kelly... Accepted:  We’d like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: E Is For Essay

By - May 11, 02:18 AM   Comments [0]

4 Common MBA Application Essay Mistakes Here we are going to focus on 4 critical MBA admission essay mistakes. Make sure that your essays DON’T include any of these: 1. Buzzwords Try this on for size: “I plan on penetrating the B2C e-commerce bubble by starting my own...

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Learn The Ins And Outs Of B-School Funding

By - May 6, 09:59 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re just starting the process or have already received your acceptance, you know one thing for sure about b-school: it ain’t cheap! Join us for our free webinar on How to Pay for Your MBA, when guest presenter Julianna Young, VP of Operations at...

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What Are My Chances? Indian Start-Up Refugee Seeking Fresh Start in Consulting or Entrepreneurship

By - Apr 6, 11:58 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of MBA profile evaluations called “What are My Chances?”  by Michelle Stockman. Michelle, who started consulting for Accepted in 2007 and worked previously in the Columbia Business School admissions office, will provide selected applicants with school recommendation...

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MBA Interview Must-Know #3: The School

By - Nov 12, 09:47 AM   Comments [0]

“MBA Interview Must-Know #3: The School” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, How to Ace Your MBA Interviews To download the entire free special report, click here. The School. What does the school value and emphasize? Innovation? Leadership? Teamwork? Yes, I know all schools...

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Tips for Deciding on which MBA Admissions Round to Apply to

By - Jun 21, 11:53 AM   Comments [0]

Slowly but surely, the posts are starting to show up on forums. They come with a variety of titles ranging from “When should I take the GMAT” and “How long do I have?” to “Is X months long enough?” but they usually center around one...

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5 Application “Red Flags” to Avoid

By - Aug 5, 05:59 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post comes from Manhattan Review Spain, a well-known provider of test prep and MBA Admissions Consulting in Barcelona, Madrid, Sevilla, and Valencia for Top Business Schools. If you’re applying to the country’s top business schools, you need to do your best to give reviewers no...

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Stacy Blackman’s Year-End Wrap Up

By - Dec 31, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

Can you believe 2012 is almost over? With the New Year upon us, I'd like to take a moment to reflect on the most popular and useful posts we've covered throughout the past year. Some originally appeared on my U.S. News MBA Admissions blog, while...

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5 Things to Weigh Before Applying to B-School

By - Sep 24, 12:21 PM   Comments [0]

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on U.S.News.com All aspiring MBAs must decide how many and which business schools to apply to; the key is to be aware of where you are in the application "window"—or where you are in life in...

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