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From the Dean's Desk: Join us in 1 Month for our Biggest Open House! [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: From the Dean's Desk: Join us in 1 Month for our Biggest Open House!
This post is part of a “From the Dean’s Desk” series, where we hear directly from our UCLA Anderson leaders across the school.

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On Saturday, October 14, UCLA Anderson will be opening its doors for its largest open house information event of the year, Access Anderson. In today’s post, hear directly from Rob Weiler (’91), Associate Dean of the full-time MBA program, who answers FAQ about this upcoming event for prospective applicants.

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Today’s post is written by Rob Weiler, Associate Dean of the Full-Time MBA Program. Rob oversees everything from Admissions to Career Services to Student Affairs.  Rob is a UCLA Anderson MBA alum (Class of 1991), spending his post-MBA career working in Finance prior to returning to UCLA Anderson where he has been for nearly 10 years.

Q: What is Access Anderson?
Access Anderson is an open house for individuals interested in learning more about the UCLA Anderson full-time MBA program. Attendees will get an inside take and advice on how and why to apply to our program. Our MBA admissions team — the people actually reviewing all of the applications — will be on hand to answer questions and offer insider tips. Current students and recent alumni will also be there to share their own MBA journeys, from application through career ROI. The morning will end with a Networking Fair that will give attendees the opportunity to talk one-on-one with students, faculty and alumni in their specific areas of career interest. This is a really special half-day event, where you’ll have the opportunity to learn all about getting an MBA at UCLA Anderson from the people who make it happen -- students, alumni, faculty and staff.

Q: Should people who have already attended another UCLA Anderson information event attend?
Yes! Whether you are just beginning to explore if an MBA is the right next step for you or you've already applied (or somewhere in between!), Access Anderson is a once-a-year opportunity to take a deep dive into all that Anderson has to offer. Year after year, we hear from prospective applicants and students that it’s Anderson’s culture and environment that truly set us apart from other top schools. There’s no better way to find out if Anderson is the right fit for you than by coming to spend time with us and interacting with our students, faculty and staff. We are expecting more than 200 attendees, which means this day is also a great way to meet your future classmates, too.

Q: Will I be able to get one-on-one time to ask my questions?
We’ve structured the day with a mix of panels and networking to give attendees the opportunity to make the most of their time with us. The panels will address the topics that prospective students tend to ask about most frequently. The Networking Fair will give attendees the one-on-one time to talk directly with students, alumni, staff and faculty. Whether you want to learn more about a specific field of study, Anderson’s career resources, our many student clubs, or the academic opportunities we offer, we’ll be available to answer your questions.

Q: Can you give me a sneak peek into what you are looking for in prospective MBAs?
First and foremost, we want to maintain the culture that differentiates us from other top business schools. We want to continue strengthening diversity of all sorts in our class — including diversity of life and work experience. Our students learn as much from each other as they do in the classroom, so it’s incumbent upon us to build a class of 360 exceptional individuals who will thrive academically and enrich each other through their unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

Q: How do I find out more agenda details and RSVP for Access Anderson?
Please visit the Access Anderson 2017 registration page for all event details and to RSVP. Here’s a summary of the agenda (tentative):

  • Check-In (9:00 – 9:30 a.m.)
  • All About Anderson: Learn about our academics, career resources and culture
  • Admissions Insider Q&A Panel: Get advice from the MBA Admissions team
  • Student Spotlight Q&A Panel: Hear directly from current students and alumni
  • Networking Fair: Mingle and network over light appetizers with members of our community representing a wide array of career functions, industries and interests



Looking forward to seeing you in one month!



-- Rob Weiler



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Live Webinar: Round 1 Coaching Q&A (Tuesday, September 19th @ 9am PDT) [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: Live Webinar: Round 1 Coaching Q&A (Tuesday, September 19th @ 9am PDT)
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Are you working on your UCLA Anderson application and have questions? Join us this Tuesday, September 19 at 9am PDT, join us for a live webinar to get answers to your full-time MBA application questions directly from our admissions committee members! This session will help you prepare your strongest MBA application, in anticipation of our Round 1 deadline on October 6th or future rounds. There will be a quick upfront presentation giving an overview of the application process, followed by open Q&A.



Register today!



 Come prepared with your questions to make the most of this session! Also don't forget to view our Application Requirements webpage for more key information.



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Upcoming Information Evenings in the Bay Area! [#permalink]

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New post 18 Sep 2017, 19:01
FROM NewsUCLA: Upcoming Information Evenings in the Bay Area!
If you live in the Bay Area, you're invited to join us at an Information Evening next week in San Francisco and Silicon Valley. These events are wonderful opportunities for prospective MBA students to learn about our full-time MBA Program's admissions process, student life, career options and curriculum, directly from our admissions staff and esteemed alumni -- and as a special guest, our Dean of the full-time MBA program, Rob Weiler, will be leading the sessions!

  • San Francisco - Monday, September 25 (7-9pm) - RSVP
  • Silicon Valley - Tuesday, September 26 (7-9pm) - RSVP

Sign-up soon as space is limited and registration will close shortly -- we are looking forward to seeing you there!



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UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Letters of Recommendation [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Letters of Recommendation
 This blog post is part of our "Application Insider" blog post series that provides insider information, tips, and advice about applying to the UCLA Anderson MBA program.

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APPLICATION INSIDER TOPIC:

LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION




Continuing with our series on application tips, we'd like to provide some insight into letters of recommendation and why they are important to our evaluation process. As noted in our application requirementswe require two letters of recommendation (and just one for re-applicants). We prefer that your letters of recommendation speak to your accomplishments and abilities within your professional career. As such, you should request your letters of recommendation from preferably a direct supervisor or manager. But don't worry, if you are working in a family business or have an entrepreneurial background, this blog will also give you some tips on who would be good recommenders, too.

Why are letters of recommendation important?
Letters of recommendation are important because they allow us to see you through the eyes of your direct supervisor/manager. We want to learn about your leadership potential, your teamwork skills, as well as your ability to overcome challenges. They provide us with information on how you’re going to function on a team: are you someone who is equally comfortable in a leadership role as in a support role; if issues arise will you be able to solve them by evaluating all perspectives involved; do you know how to compromise when needed? Letters of recommendation also speak to what you have accomplished in your career and shed some light on how that can position you for future success. The information that is included in your letters can help support your post-MBA goals.

How should you request a letter of recommendation? I think that it’s always best to make the request in person. Why? Because making the request in person allows you to see how the person responds. Pay attention to not just how they respond verbally but also to the nonverbal communication that comes from their body language. Are they smiling and do look happy? Are they averting their eyes and avoiding making eye contact with you? Do they look uncomfortable? Picking up on these small clues can make the difference between choosing a recommender who will write a lukewarm letter versus choosing someone who will put in the time to make sure that their letter enhances your application.

Who should you consider for your letters of recommendation? Your letters of recommendation should ideally come from someone who is familiar with you in a work setting, such as a direct supervisor and/or project manager. If you cannot request a letter of recommendation from your most current supervisor, you can always contact a former employer. Keep in mind though that it is always best to reach out to someone who you are still in contact with so that they can speak to your growth since you worked with them.

If you are an entrepreneur or are working in a family business, in addition to considering previous employers, you can consider clients, vendors, as well as supervisors from volunteer organizations. It is not advisable that your recommender be someone who you are related to since they will most likely be biased in your favor.

Always remember that we are more concerned with how well your recommenders know you, not their titles.  So don't worry about getting a letter of recommendation from the CEO of your company if they can't provide us with detailed and insightful information on who you are and how you have impacted your organization.

Before deciding who to reach out to for your letters of recommendation, we recommend that you take a look at the recommendation questions. Make sure that you reach out to individuals who can provide useful and detailed responses to the questions on the form. Take the time to choose your recommender wisely and give them ample time to complete your letter of recommendation by the deadline for the round to which you are applying.

Does UCLA Anderson use the "Common Letter of Recommendation" form and what is it? Yes, new this year, UCLA Anderson has adopted the Common Letter of Recommendation (LOR) form. The Common LOR is a recommendation form developed in conjunction with the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) with the goal of saving recommenders valuable time by providing a single, common set of questions. The questions remain embedded in each participating school’s existing application system so you your recommendation requests and submissions will still be processed and submitted through our UCLA Anderson application form. UCLA Anderson is one of 35 (and growing) MBA programs to use this form.  For more information and to see the form, visit the GMAC Common LOR website.

One last bit of advice: Dedicate some time to share your MBA plans with your recommenders. Share a copy of your resume, talk about some of your professional accomplishments, and let them know why you are interested in pursuing an MBA and how you hope to grow both personally and professionally through the experience. By sharing your plans, you will help them to write a more compelling letter of recommendation. 



Good luck and make sure check back for more "Application Insider" blog posts that will cover information and tips on the many aspects of applying to the UCLA Anderson MBA program!



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UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Researching MBA Programs [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Researching MBA Programs
 This blog post is part of our "Application Insider" blog post series that provides insider information, tips, and advice about applying to the UCLA Anderson MBA program.

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APPLICATION INSIDER TOPIC:

RESEARCHING MBA PROGRAMS




So you're considering pursuing an MBA degree? If the answer is yes, you've successfully taken the first step towards your path to business school. But this is the first of many questions you'll need to answer to make sure you pick the best MBA program for you and your goals. Here are some of the top questions prospective MBA applicants may have:

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Doing your research to answer these questions now will not only help you narrow down which business schools to apply to, but will also help you with the application process by arming you with key information that you can incorporate into your essays, interview, and more.

Here are some of the many ways you can conduct research on MBA programs:

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Business schools often offer robust opportunities to meet with members of their communities, including current students, alumni, and admissions representatives, all around the world at MBA fairs, information events, panels, coffee chats, and more. Some events are specific to one school, but fair-formats often let you meet with individuals at dozens of business schools in one afternoon!

--> Action Items: View our calendar of Admissions events to see where you can meet UCLA Anderson representatives.



ImageReading about MBA programs on online websites, blogs, social media, and forums can provide key insights directly from the comfort and convenience of your home. Many schools will also publish official MBA program brochures, as well as career employment reports that can give you further insights into academics, programming and career support offerings.We also recommend you stay up-to-date with the business world by reading industry articles, especially ones that relate to your target career goals -- this is especially important for career-switchers and those who come from non-traditional backgrounds (art majors and scientists, we're speaking to you!).

--> Action Items: Read our MBA Program website, check back on this MBA Insider Blog, follow us on Instagramand Twitter (@uclaMBA), and view our brochureand employment report.



ImageAs the business world continues to incorporate digital forms of communications into daily practice, so are business schools, many of which now have a library of videos that highlight different aspects of their programs, including interviews with students, campus tours, and professor lectures. Many schools also offer the opportunity for live interactions with admissions officers and students via webinars which offer a wonderful opportunity to ask any questions you may have and get immediate replies.

--> Action Items: Join UCLA Anderson for a General Information Session webinar, listen in on an upcoming student-led Liveguide Webinar, and check out our UCLA Anderson YouTube page for great videos, such as our Day In The Life as a UCLA Anderson Student



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Nothing beats first-hand experience, so if you have the opportunity to visit MBA school campuses, we recommend you go! Doing so will help give you an opportunity to connect with members of the MBA community face-to-face and get a glimpse of what it would be like to go to school at that program.

--> Action Items: Visit the UCLA Anderson campus to join our Campus Experience program for the opportunity to go on a campus tour, join a student for a coffee or lunch chat, listen to a General Information Session presentation, and sit in on a class.  UCLA Anderson also has special events throughout the year for prospective students to learn more about our program -- save the date for Access Anderson (October 14, 2017) and MBA 101 (May 2018).



The above list is only a sample of the many different things you can do to research MBA programs.  However, by partaking in just some of the above action-items, you'll successfully equip yourself with key information and insights that may be able to help you decide where to apply and ultimately, which school offer to accept.



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Student Spotlight: Eric Siegel - From Marketing to Management Consulti [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: Student Spotlight: Eric Siegel - From Marketing to Management Consulting (UCLA Anderson Class of 2019)
This post is a part of the Student Spotlight series where we highlight a current Anderson student or alum to learn about his/her experiences at Anderson.

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ERIC SIEGEL
UCLA Anderson Class of 2019

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Name:
Eric Siegel


UCLA Anderson MBA Class:
Class of 2019

Hometown:
Burlingame, California

Undergraduate Studies:
Tufts University -
International Relations


Pre-MBA Career:
Content Marketing Manager -
Funding Circle


Post-MBA Goals:
Management Consulting

Q. Introduce yourself to your classmates!
A. Hello — I'm looking forward to spending the next two years together, learning from your past experiences, and creating new experiences together! Career-wise, I've worked in marketing for an established organic grocery delivery company in Boston and a FinTech start up in San Francisco and am excited to pivot into Consulting after Anderson.

Q. Why did you decide to attend UCLA Anderson -- #whyAnderson?
A. To me, UCLA Anderson represents an opportunity to learn alongside some of the most successful, innovative, and ambitious young business men and women in the country. It's a chance to pivot my career and maintain better control over its trajectory.

Q. What are you most excited about at UCLA Anderson?
A. I'm excited (and a little nervous) to get back into the classroom and hit the ground running. Getting ready to start prepping for case interviews and enter casing competitions, joining Management Consulting Association (MCA) and Strategy & Operations Management Association (SOMA), and also Net Impact. I'm also planning to participate in Joint Ventures, Anderson Eats, the Triathalon Club, and maybe the Outdoor Adventure club or Soccer Club.

Q. Why did you decide to pursue an MBA degree?
A. I feel like I sort of "fell in" to marketing and have been looking for an opportunity to be more intentional about the trajectory of my career. I'm hoping to get some experience in Management Consulting so I can eventually work with socially and environmentally responsible small businesses in the food industry.

Q. What is a piece of advice you have for a prospective applicant?
A. Use the application time to do some real self reflection. Understand *why* you really want an MBA and what you plan to do immediately after graduation and 5-10 years after. Don't let rankings get into your head too much — look for schools with proven records helping other students make similar transitions that you are hoping to make.





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UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Round 1 Deadline on October 6th! [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: UCLA Anderson Application Insider: Round 1 Deadline on October 6th!
This blog post is part of our "Application Insider" blog post series that provides insider information, tips, and advice about applying to the UCLA Anderson MBA program.

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APPLICATION INSIDER TOPIC:

ROUND 1 DEADLINE




Our first application deadline of the season is on Friday, October 6, and we already have hundreds of applications flowing in for this Round 1. If you need a refresher on what you need to submit, please visit our Application Requirements page.  If you cannot make this October deadline, don’t worry – our biggest round each year is Round 2 with a January 5th deadline. As a reminder, read our previous Application Insider post that covered some of the pros and cons of applying in each round.

For those who will be applying in our first round, interview invitations will start going out next week, and the Admissions Committee will be taking the time in autumn to carefully assemble this first part of our next MBA class.  All Round 1 decisions will be released by mid-December.

If you are able to visit us on campus, please note that classes have just begun so we encourage you to sign up for a Campus Experience that features class visits, campus tours and more.  Registration is now open – RSVP soon since spots are limited! Even if you have already submitted your application, it's always a good idea to continue to gain a better understanding of our program.

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For those applying in Round 1, we wish you the best of luck! And to everyone, if you have any questions, we are here to help.

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Student Spotlight: Lauren Wolfen - From Retail to Marketing (UCLA Ande [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: Student Spotlight: Lauren Wolfen - From Retail to Marketing (UCLA Anderson Class of 2019)
This post is a part of the Student Spotlight series where we highlight a current Anderson student or alum to learn about his/her experiences at Anderson.

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LAUREN WOLFEN
UCLA Anderson Class of 2019

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Name:
Lauren Wolfen


UCLA Anderson MBA Class:
Class of 2019

Hometown:
Los Angeles, California

Undergraduate Studies:
Barnard College of Columbia University -
Psychology, Economics, Art History

Pre-MBA Career:
Regional Director, West Coast - JOOR


Post-MBA Goals:
Brand Management

Q. Introduce yourself to your classmates!
A. Hi everyone! I’m Lauren Wolfen – native Angeleno, diehard Bruin, and new member of the class of 2019! I grew up at Pauley Pavilion cheering on our Bruins, and I’m excited to finally wear the blue and gold letters as a student. Prior to Anderson, I led the LA office for a B2B wholesale marketplace in the fashion industry. Here at Anderson, I’m looking to expand upon skills acquired on the job through the incredible classes, associations and clubs, faculty, and of course my fellow Ander-classmates.

Q. Why did you decide to attend UCLA Anderson -- #whyAnderson?
A. The thing that was and continues to be unique about Anderson is the incredible Ander-family that welcomed me with open arms from the first moment I met them. When I attended Access Anderson in the fall, Jenn Hyman (’14) said “Anderson helps you build the person you want to be." I can already feel the support of this incredible team helping me shape my short and long term next steps through preliminary career workshop work and coursework. It also doesn’t hurt that Anderson is a hub for the LA business scene.

Q. What are you most excited about at UCLA Anderson?
A. I'm really looking forward to Days on the Job (DOJ). When I was an undergrad student, I loved interning at different companies to get to know what their culture was about, and Anderson's DOJs seem like the perfect way to get a taste for many companies as I take my next career steps. I then want to work with Parker and my Anderson Career Team (ACT) to learn to craft a standout resume and cover letters. It will be invaluable to learn from my peers and those who have gone before me and landed their dream jobs at companies I also aspire to be a part of some day.

Q. What are some clubs that interest you?
A. I'm very excited about joining the Women's Business Connection and Marketing Association (MA). Having attended a women's liberal arts college for my undergraduate education, I saw the importance of women supporting one another in order to achieve our goals. I hope to be able to interact with the strong network of Ander-women (both current students and alumnae) to continue to learn from and help one another. I've also started to interact with members of the Marketing Association to learn about the recruiting process for summer internships. I've been so impressed by the positions the soon to be second years are holding this summer, and I can't wait to learn more when they're back on campus in the Fall. From what I hear, the MA helps to prepare you well for brand management interviews, marketing cases, and lots and lots of informational interviews. This first hand knowledge is invaluable as an incoming first year.

Q. What was one thing that surprised you about the application process at Anderson?
A. The Anderson Admissions Committee was so helpful and hands-on throughout the process, which made it much easier to approach the application. There were many opportunities to interact with the admissions committee members at all types of events (Forte, on campus, webinars) as they helped to demystify the application process. By the time I went to complete my application, I felt well prepared for the task, and it was exciting to get to tell the admissions committee #whyAnderson.

Q. What is a piece of advice you have for a prospective applicant?
A. Start your exploration process early and take advantage of every resource possible. What do I mean by this? When I had an inkling that I wanted to attend business school, I started to get my feet wet by checking out instagram accounts for the schools I was interested in -- including UCLA Anderson's @uclamba!. From there, I found out about great events both on and off campus from webinars with admissions committee members and current students, to local coffee chats, to on campus open houses and mixers. From there, there were natural connections to current students and alumni, and I got to have informative and interesting one on one conversations with members of the community. This takes time (hence starting early); however, these experiences helped solidify my decision to pursue my MBA at Anderson!





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Student Spotlight: Giselle Gorsky '18 - From Disney to Facebook (Live  [#permalink]

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FROM NewsUCLA: Student Spotlight: Giselle Gorsky '18 - From Disney to Facebook (Live Webinar)
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Tune in today, Tuesday, October 10 at 6:30PM PT for a LIVE webinar with a current UCLA Anderson MBA student! This week you will have the opportunity to connect with full-time MBA student Giselle Gorsky as she tells his career-switching story from marketing to technology, where she was able to leverage her MBA to land an internship at Facebook!

PROFILE:

  • Name: Giselle Gorsky
  • Class: Class of 2018
  • Hometown: Rowland Heights, California
  • Undergraduate & Masters Studies: UCLA - Philosophy
  • Pre-MBA Experience: Disney ABC Television Group - Franchise Management Manager
  • Summer Internship: Facebook - Client Solutions Manager MBA Intern
  • Activities@Anderson:  
    • Vice President of Admissions - AnderTech Business Association
    • Entertainment Management Association - Member
    • Admissions Ambassador Corps (AAC) - Ambassador & Marketing Lead
    • Riordan MBA Fellow
    • Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) MBA Fellow
    • The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management Fellow
 

Register and view webinar here: UCLA Anderson Liveguide

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