Posts Tagged ‘MIT Sloan’

MIT Sloan Fellow, User Experience Expert, and Busy Mom [Episode 259]

By - May 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

[powerpress] Show Summary Katie Luby will be graduating this spring from the MIT Sloan Fellows program, and can’t say enough good things about the experience. Coming from Salesforce, and with an anthropology and design educational background, business school was a whole new animal. Katie feels her experience...

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Executive MBA Essays: How to Make an Impact

By - Feb 22, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The following is an example of a successful Executive MBA essay for the MIT Sloan Executive MBA Program. Applicants to Executive MBA programs need to demonstrate significant leadership, impact, potential, and the legitimate need for the degree to be accepted, and this essay shows all...

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All the Details About the Full-Time MIT Sloan MBA Program [Episode 241]

By - Jan 13, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

We are pleased to welcome back Dawna Levenson, Director of Admissions at MIT Sloan. Dawna earned her bachelors and masters in Management Science at MIT Sloan, worked in consulting, and then returned to MIT Sloan in 2007 as Associate Director of Academic Programs. She moved...

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Top MBA Programs That Defer

By - Jan 1, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Most U.S. MBA programs will allow students to defer acceptance (push off starting the program for a year) for U.S. military deployment, illness, or illness of a loved one for whom the candidate is the sole or a major caregiver (you will need proof of...

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From the Mouths of MBA Adcom Members

By - Nov 17, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Looking for the best possible admissions advice? How about admissions advice from the admission committee members themselves? Linda Abraham, founder of Accepted and host of the Admissions Straight Talk Podcast has a collection of highly enlightening interviews with directors of admissions and adcom members of top business...

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MIT Sloan Master in Finance: How to Get In! [Episode 231]

By - Nov 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This week we are pleased to welcome Heidi Pickett, Director of the MIT Sloan Master of Finance Program. Heidi worked in financial services for 20 years before becoming Director of this program in 2011. She fills us in on what the program is looking for...

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How This Leader Knew MIT’s Sloan Fellows Program Was Right for Her

By - Oct 24, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you from? Where and what did you study as an undergrad? Asha: I pursued my Bachelor’s in Business Administration (BBA) in Finance at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. Following graduation, I developed a career...

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MIT Sloan Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Oct 23, 06:00 AM   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. Applicants who push the boundary of what’s possible and provide “principled leadership” amidst a...

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MIT Sloan Fellows Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Sep 4, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

In my decade-plus of experience assisting MIT Sloan Fellows applicants (successes every year), I have seen that the adcom values applicants who, among other things, demonstrate consistent, outstanding impact and are on track to become leaders in their company and even industry (“high performing” per...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Tips & Deadlines

By - Jul 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This year's MIT Sloan MBA application, like most MIT applications in the last fifteen years, includes its signature cover letter and resume. Brand new this year is a video requirement. This year you are given an additional 50 words for your cover letter, so the...

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