Posts Tagged ‘b-school application’

Can You Recover from Your Criminal Record?

By - Nov 5, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Your MBA profile is nearly perfect: You've got great stats and an impressive resume. You're friendly, personable, and a fantastic leader. There's just one little glitch: your criminal record. A criminal record does work as a strike against you, but it's not necessarily an insurmountable...

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How Personal is Too Personal?

By - Oct 18, 11:20 AM   Comments [0]

The personal statement is a terrific opportunity to share with admissions committees an interesting and unique aspect of your life. How much should you tell, and how much is too much? When I applied to college, I wrote a personal statement describing some challenging family circumstances I’d had...

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The Miraculous 15-Minute ROUGH, ROUGH Draft

By - Sep 21, 10:07 AM   Comments [0]

Having trouble getting those first few words and sentences of your application essay up on your computer screen? Don’t fret – even the most accomplished novelists or famous journalists have a tough time getting started. Tempted to get up and do something – anything! –...

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Applying To B-School, Attending Darden, Founding 10Thoughts

By - Sep 21, 00:31 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 Jack Mara, a recent UVA Darden MBA graduate (class of 2015). Accepted: We'd like to get to know...

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Linda Abraham’s Admissions Assortment

By - Sep 20, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Admissions season is going strong and the application questions are pouring in. Listen in as Linda Abraham answers some of the most common questions of the season and shares her formula for giving your application the ultimate last check before you hit submit. 1:31 –...

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An Interview With Our Own: Jennifer Bloom

By - Sep 17, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

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

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9 Tips For Acing The MBA Application Boxes

By - Sep 16, 10:58 AM   Comments [0]

As you finalize your MBA applications for Round 1 or start putting your thoughts together for Round 2, don’t let the focus on the longer essays take away your attention from the short answer application boxes. The application boxes aren’t merely the fields of your...

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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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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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