Posts Tagged ‘MBA application’

Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Your MBA Application

By - Jun 19, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

The Cornell Tech MBA made waves when it offered applicants to its unique program in New York City the opportunity to apply with their LinkedIn profiles instead of filling in the tedious employment history section of the application. Other MBA programs like MIT Sloan and...

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Why Extracurricular Activities Make a Difference in Your MBA Application

By - May 31, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Don’t underestimate the value of extracurricular activities in your b-school application! Use the following Q&A to help you prioritize and then write about your extracurricular activities. What are extracurricular activities? An extracurricular activity is a non-academic, non-professional activity that you participate in. These activities include hobbies, sports,...

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A Second Year Student at Kellogg Shares his Experience and Advice – Part 2

By - May 7, 12:22 PM   Comments [0]

  Poonam, founder and president of MER (myEssayReview), is publishing interviews of her successful students as well as first year and second year students.  This is the latest in the series. Here is a chat with Eduardo, a second-year student at Kellogg. In a candid video interview with...

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Five-Steps to Improving Your LinkedIn Profile Before Applying to B-School

By - Apr 21, 01:42 AM   Comments [0]

Many applicants continue to underestimate the importance of social networks in their MBA admissions process. Much like a company’s social media presence helps establish and reinforce their brand, correctly using social networks also provides a stage to showcase your own personal brand. The major social networks...

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GMAC: Largest B-Schools Worldwide Experience Growth in Applications

By - Oct 1, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

According to a new Applications Trend Survey by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), 73% of graduate business programs with 201 or more class seats report increased application volume this year. This is compared to 30% of the smallest programs, those with 50 or fewer...

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Taking MBA Admissions Feedback With a Grain of Salt – Amerasia Consulting Group

By - May 11, 18:44 PM   Comments [0]

I have been getting a lot of emails lately that center on the same basic idea: "I got feedback directly from the admissions office and they told me X about my application." Sometimes the feedback is ultra specific ("you should seriously consider retaking your GMAT") and...

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Harvard, Stanford, Wharton: What’s the Difference?

By - Apr 4, 03:11 AM   Comments [0]

True, Harvard, Stanford, and Wharton have a lot in common. But what if you are in the enviable position of having to choose between the three? What really differentiates the programs and how can you decide which is best for you? Are you applying to business...

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The Best Thing You’ll do This Week for Your MBA Plans Only Takes an Hour

By - Mar 21, 16:55 PM   Comments [0]

If you do one thing this week to advance your MBA candidacy, make it this: join us for 7 Steps to MBA Acceptance in 2018! With Accepted’s Founder Linda Abraham as your guide, you’ll learn concrete, action-based steps you can take this spring that will...

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Do You Know the Seven Steps to MBA Acceptance?

By - Mar 19, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

We know that if you’re gearing up for an MBA application next year, you have a lot on your plate: pursuing your career, prepping for the GMAT, participating in community initiatives, spending time with family and friends, and even carving out a little time for...

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MBA Application Advice: Paying for Business School — Amerasia Consulting Group

By - Mar 16, 02:06 AM   Comments [0]

Business school is one of the most lucrative of all graduate degrees in terms of its potential and proven history for embellishing salary.  It’s not just in dollars and cents, either, but manifests itself in sheer employment statistics as well. During the great recession which started...

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