Posts Tagged ‘MBA admissions essay’

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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An Interview With Our Own: Esmeralda Cardenal

By - Sep 10, 12:18 PM   Comments [0]

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

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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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First Drafts Of Personal Statements: Let Yourself Go

By - Sep 9, 12:47 PM   Comments [0]

First drafts. These are probably the hardest part of the whole process for would-be applicants. There’s a sense of overwhelmedness, of trying to capture so much of your experience onto a single page. I’ve read hundreds of first drafts over the years. To be honest, most...

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5 Ways To Make B-Schools Love You

By - Sep 8, 01:02 AM   Comments [0]

Your admissions goal: to convince the adcom at your top choice b-school that love at first sight DOES exist.You CAN get them to fall in love with you instantly with the tips you’ll learn in tomorrow’s webinar, 5 Ways to Make B-Schools Love You. You already...

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4 Tips For Applying To B-School With Finance Experience

By - Sep 6, 02:27 AM   Comments [0]

Our 12 Terrific Tips blog series offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the first post: As members of one...

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How MBA Adcoms Evaluate Your GPA

By - Sep 6, 01:28 AM   Comments [0]

“But my undergrad school was highly competitive!” “But I worked 20 hours a week during college!” “But I was a varsity athlete at a Division I school.” “But even though it took me a couple of years, once I got it together I made dean’s list every semester!” “But...

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7 Signs An Experience Belongs In Your Application Essay

By - Aug 29, 11:16 AM   Comments [0]

You have a lifetime of experiences. Which should you include in your application essays or personal statement? How do you choose? The more of the seven signposts of significance that an experience has, the more it merits a place in your critical essay. This article originally appeared on blog.accepted.com. Accepted.com's experienced...

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Stanford Applicants: September 22 Will Be Here Before You Know It!

By - Aug 18, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

On your mark…get set…go! That Stanford GSB Round 1 finish line is in sight, and yours for the conquering…if you play your cards right! The following resources will sharpen your competitive edge, making you a prime candidate for Stanford’s class of 2018: 1.  Get Accepted to...

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