Posts Tagged ‘EMBA’

The MBA Family Tree: A Roundup & Overview of Different MBA/EMBA Options

By - Mar 19, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

At its core, the MBA is a graduate program in business administration for professionals who seek knowledge, skills, a credential, and/or a network to advance in business and to maximize their business performance. While “MBA” makes many people automatically think of a two-year, full-time program,...

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Executive MBA Applicants: 4 Immediate Action Items

By - Mar 9, 04:52 AM   Comments [0]

The EMBA application process has some idiosyncrasies that, if not addressed early, can trip you up down the road, when you’re hurrying to hit “submit.” I’ll walk you through these special preparation factors in this post. Note that they’re in addition to the preparation steps any...

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3 Tips for Writing a Winning EMBA Essay

By - Feb 20, 15:21 PM   Comments [0]

You've been busy these last few years. Very busy. How will you ever fit all of your classes, extracurricular activities, awards, and job experience in your EMBA application essays? The simple answer is that you won’t, and you shouldn’t even attempt to. Trying to include...

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Executive MBA Pros & Cons

By - Feb 8, 07:36 AM   Comments [0]

Thinking about applying to a top executive MBA program? Below you'll find EMBA pros and cons to help you decide if, when, and why an EMBA program is for you. Pros: 1. It's easier to get in. You may need to have more work experience to...

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UVA Darden Executive MBA Application Tips and Deadlines

By - Nov 10, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

Given that the Darden EMBA application presents only one essay question to answer, the balance of your application – the online form, the resume, the recommendations, the interview – all carry more weight than they do in most EMBA applications that contain several questions (usually...

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MIT Sloan Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 31, 12:11 PM   Comments [0]

These essay questions show that MIT seeks applicants who have the judgment and practical skills to take on the challenges that will fly at them as they re-define industries and functions. It admits applicants who push the boundary of what’s possible and exercise “principled leadership”...

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EMBA Life, EMBA Support: A Talk with Sam from Cornell

By - Jun 26, 23:26 PM   Comments [0]

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

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Updated EMBA Guide Available!

By - Mar 31, 09:56 AM   Comments [0]

Are you looking for the most up-to-date advice on optimizing your EMBA application? You've come to the right place! We've just updated and expanded our bestselling EMBA admissions guide, Ace the EMBA: Expert Advice for the Rising Executive, bringing you new, up-to-date tips on how to...

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NYU Stern 2016 Executive MBA Essay Tips

By - Mar 28, 01:33 AM   Comments [0]

Reflecting the character of the university at large, NYU Stern has always sought applicants who bring not just requisite accomplishment, but also intellectual energy and engagement with the world – people who have a point of view and are willing to express it. Stern’s EMBA...

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New admission test for EMBA programs – Executive Assessment

By - Mar 20, 06:48 AM   Comments [0]

GMAC is introducing a new admission test – Executive Assessment – which will replace the GMAT in the admission process to EMBA programs. The Executive Assessment was specifically designed for busy, mid-to-late career professionals. It helps schools understand: Your business school readiness Your reasoning skills What areas you need...

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