An applicant’s social media profile is becoming more and more a part of the application process. Learn more about this finding, and how you can use your profiles to your advantage when applying.
Author Archive | Linda Abraham
Linda Abraham is the founder and CEO of Accepted, the top-tier admissions consultancy that helps you unlock your competitive advantage. Linda has written or co-authored 13 ebooks on the college admissions process. In 2007, she co-founded the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants (AIGAC) and became its first president. For the last 20 years Linda and her highly credentialed, experienced team have helped thousands of applicants get accepted to top colleges and graduate schools worldwide, including but not limited to Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, Columbia, Kellogg, and MIT. She has been featured in The Wall St. Journal, The New York Times, US News, The Sunday Times of London, Businessweek, Poets & Quants and MBA Podcaster.
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You Can Do It: Reject Rejection!
A rejection letter from your target school is tough, but let’s try not to make bad news worse than it has to be. Vent as much as you need to, and use these tips to move on and stay motivated. You can do it!
Will Your Past Indiscretions Keep You from Getting Accepted to Grad School?
Here are four ways to prove to an admissions committee that you’re deserving of their acceptance, despite having done something stupid in your past.
10 Tips for a Better Statement of Purpose
Crafting your statement of purpose for graduate school? Check out these 10 tips to make sure your statement of purpose is as best as it can be!
4 Ways to Display Teamwork in Application Essays
Check out these tips to best demonstrate your teamwork skills on your application.
Harvard Kennedy School – Where the Bottom Line is Making a Difference to Society [Podcast]
Learn from the Director of Admissions at Harvard Kennedy School what it takes for an applicant to be competitive.
5 Things to Check Before Submitting your Applications
Be sure you do these five things before you submit your school application.
4 Pieces to Complete Your Application Puzzle
Checkout these four tips to demonstrate what makes you unique in your diversity essay.
What Every Applicant Needs to Know to Avoid Rejection
One reason applications can be rejected? They’re too general! See what we mean, and how to fix it, here.
6 Tips for Discussing Your Weaknesses
Follow these six tips to better understand how to talk about your weaknesses in your grad school application or interview.