Articles by Linda Abraham
Writing about Leadership
Writing about leadership needs to be more about the "show" than the "tell."
Why Get an MBA Now?
We know you want an MBA, but does it make sense to get it now?
MBA Application Essay Tip: Take Notes Now!
Get ready to write some killer essays by taking notes on your past experiences.
9 Tips for Timing and R1 MBA Application Deadlines
Focus on submitting the best app possible, but keep your eye on the clock too.
Narrowing Down Your List of B-Schools
Deciding which schools to apply to requires a great deal of introspection.
MBA Admissions: Post GMAT To-Do’s
Congratulations! You've taken the GMAT and earned a score that you're proud of. What now?
MBA Admissions: The Optional Essay
After writing the four or five required essays that most business schools ask for, my clients often ask me whether they really need to write [...]
MBA Essay Tip: Pick Yourself Up and Applaud
MBA essay questions, like the new HBS 2+2 essay question this year, that ask about failure, risk, mistakes, and difficult interactions or conflicts, cause applicants [...]
MBA: Acceptance, Rejection, and Deferral
Linda Abraham breaks it down when it comes to what you should do for accepting, rejecting, and deferring b-school offers.
Goals in MBA Admissions: A Must
Clear, well-defined goals are as much a requirement of MBA admissions as GMAT, GPA, and work experience.
Decisions, Decisions, Decisions
Did you receive multiple acceptances? Awesome! Now here's how to decide where to go...
MBA Admissions Tip: Community Service
Learn how community service can bolster your MBA application.
Should You Apply to a Safety School?
Safety school or not, a school must always support your goals.
Admissions Tip: Applying After Being Laid Off
Accepted.com's Linda Abraham explains how to handle being laid off when applying to business school.