Conquering the MBA admissions essay
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We asked our MBA admissions team to share their tips and advice for navigating the admissions process – starting with the essay. Here’s what they said: DO: Tell your story. Our MBA admissions team reads thousands of essays each year. To make your essay memorable, tell us why you want to attend UNC Kenan-Flagler and how your past experiences have shaped you as a professional. Show us your personality through compelling, dynamic examples or a personal story that illustrates your points. A successful essay gives our admissions team a sense of who you are and why you are a good fit for our program. Take a team approach to proofreading. Punctuation errors are incredibly easy to make, but also incredibly Read More
October 21, 2014
- Eric Allen expert Some good tips. I would add - be yourself. Too many people try to "out think" the admissions committee. They aren't looking for a certain type of person - they are looking for you! Highlight what makes you unique and don't try to replicate others' success.