Posts Tagged ‘fit’

7 Ways to Distinguish Between Similar MBA Programs

By - Feb 24, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

  School marketing materials/presentations/websites superficially sound very much the same. So how can applicants wisely research their options and discern the points of difference? When doing MBA research, pay special attention to the following differentiating features: Employment Profile See where graduates find jobs. Which schools send the most...

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7 Ways to Distinguish Between Similar MBA Programs

By - Dec 20, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

School marketing materials/presentations/websites superficially sound very much the same. So how can applicants wisely research their options and discern the points of difference? When doing MBA research, pay special attention to the following differentiating features: Employment Profile See where graduates find jobs. Which schools send the most grads...

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The Chicago Booth Approach – and You

By - Nov 30, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Freedom and culture. These are the two operative factors for Booth’s MBA program. And they are not unrelated: Both forge a connection between the inner person and the outer world. Freedom is prominent in the full-time Booth MBA landing page and is portrayed in 3 facets: “academic...

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3 Ways to Determine Which B-Schools Are a Good Fit for You

By - Jul 22, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

There are loads of MBA programs out there. How do you decide which ones are best for you? It’s time to unlock the secrets to the elusive “fit” factor. “Fit” is established by the relationship between your needs and desires and what a given program...

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How to Research MBA Programs

By - Jun 11, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

There is a sea of information out there: Make sure you’re not swimming in circles. You’ve defined your goals and assessed your qualifications. Now it’s time to move on to the program research stage of the MBA admissions process. There is a sea of information out...

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What’s the Trick to an HBS Acceptance?

By - Jun 8, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re planning to apply to Harvard Business School, you’re no doubt busy balancing your professional responsibilities with family and community commitments, all while researching b-schools and prepping for your application. You’re a multitasker and a leader. But how can you be sure you’re doing...

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Stand Out or Fit In? 4 Application Strategies to Help You Do Both

By - Jun 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It can be confusing: Half of the advice you read urges you to stand out in your application, while the other half advises you to explain how you’ll fit in. So which is it? Should you stand out or fit in? The answer, unsurprisingly, is BOTH....

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How Your Top Choice MBA Program Ranks in Accepted’s Selectivity Index

By - Jun 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This year’s Selectivity Index™ is here! Two years ago, Accepted developed the MBA Selectivity Index to help you apply realistically and effectively to business school. The index takes the most recent U.S. News rankings data and reflects the schools’ average GPA, test scores, and acceptance rates...

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5 Factors to Consider When Assessing Your MBA Profile

By - Jun 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

An MBA application is like a mosaic. Each element contributes to create a full picture of who you are. Some pieces will be brighter or more colorful than others. For those less sparkly components (like your weaknesses), you can either polish them to hide their...

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4 Essentials for Your MBA Application

By - Apr 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

 Full video transcript: You’re at the beginning of the MBA application process, and it’s pretty overwhelming. The school websites provide lots of info. There are books and forums. Then there are recent and not-so-recent MBAs who all offer input freely on how to get accepted. A...

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