Posts Tagged ‘MIT Sloan’

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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U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 Best Business Schools (MBA & EMBA) Rankings

By - Mar 23, 17:47 PM   Comments [0]

U.S. News & World Report surveyed all 471 MBA programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International in fall 2016 and early 2017. Of these, 377 responded and 131 were ranked (those that submitted enough of the necessary data on their...

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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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An Engineer Analyzes Fit at MIT Sloan

By - Oct 19, 11:45 AM   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 Sri Challa, MIT Sloan class of 2017... Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you...

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Too Old for an MBA? Check Out 3 Outstanding MBA and EMBA Alternatives [Episode 166]

By - Aug 14, 13:19 PM   Comments [0]

Today we’re discussing a unique MBA option for mid-career professionals – an option to study in a full-time, immersive program with other professionals at the same level. Joining us today are: Stephen Sacca, Director, MIT Sloan Fellows Program; Silvia McCalliser-Castillo, Director, London Business School EMBA-Global and...

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