Posts Tagged ‘Video’

How Do You Create a Great MBA Application?

By - Jan 18, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

DARE to submit great applications You’re dreaming of a career that excites you. You’re aspiring to MBA programs that will launch you towards that career. But how do you get from your stats to your story? How do you build an application that portrays you at your best...

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How to Answer MBA Application and Interview Questions about COVID-19 and Other Major Events of 2020 [Video]

By - Dec 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

2020 has been a dark, dismal year, but as it draws to a close there’s light at the end of the tunnel. A vaccine is on the horizon. The election is behind us. Maybe, just maybe, we’ll soon be able to gather, hug, meet, and...

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Three Topics to Discuss in Waitlist Letters

By - Mar 12, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

If you are on a waitlist, Linda Abraham has something to tell you: Related Resources: • College Applicants: Waitlisted or Rejected? • Help! I've Been Waitlisted! • How to Write Waitlist Update Letters's experienced admissions consultants can help you create the most impressive application possible with comprehensive packages, or provide targeted assistance from picking...

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MBA Video Essays: A Conversation with Rotman’s Niki da Silva

By - Sep 4, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

A new era has dawned in the land of MBA admissions. Fewer essays. Shorter word limits. And mandatory video essays – introduced to the admissions scene by Rotman, Canada’s leading MBA program. Want to know more about how the video essays came about, how they work,...

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Tips for Video MBA Essay Questions

By - Aug 4, 12:58 PM   Comments [0]

Rotman led the charge least year with a video essay question. This year Yale and Kellogg (so far) have decided to try it out. I saw a rumor that INSEAD is also considering the format. Worried about being literally on stage? Here are my tips if...

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Video, Let’s Get Technical

By - Nov 7, 14:22 PM   Comments [0]

Paper application? That’s like, so yesterday. Now you Gen X, Y and Millennial candidates get a chance to wow the admissions committee with your dope multimedia “skillz.” This blog post is excerpted from's special report, Audio & Video in Admissions: Get Ready for Prime...

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2012 Applicants: Time to Poke the Box

By - Apr 1, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

I just finished Seth Godin's Poke the Box, an ode to initiative, innovation, and overcoming fear of risk and failure. In this short book, which Godin alternately and accurately refers to as a "manifesto" and a "rant," he motivates the reader to just do...

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Knewton Video and Discount

By - Jun 10, 07:50 AM   Comments [1]

Remember how to find the volume of a cylinder? It's okay most people don't; grade school was a long time ago! Knewton teacher Cole Entress helps you refresh your memory. Also, in honor of the World Cup(!), we're discounting our GMAT course by 10% through Monday night...

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Application Boxes Should Do the Heavy Lifting

By - May 23, 10:31 AM   Comments [0]

For one of Accepted's first forays into video, I decided to focus on application boxes, the mundane, pedestrian elements of an application that frequently are not given appropriate attention. Please watch the video to see how you make make the ordinary into extraordinary, value-added...

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Part IV: The Do’s and Dont’s of Audio and Video–Application Style

By - Mar 25, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

Let's get Technical . . . with Audio. As your story is the most compelling part of your audio clip, there's no need to sweat the technical stuff.  Several inexpensive, user-friendly recording options are probably sitting right in front of you, on your computer. For Mac users,...

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