Aligning Your Resume With Your Application Essays

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“Aligning Your Resume With Your Application Essays” is the latest post in our series, Navigate the MBA Maze.

MBA and other graduate school applicants frequently submit a resume with their applications. Many schools require it, and some schools, such as MIT or Columbia Business School, even specify a given format.

The resume not only will present a valuable context for your other materials, but it also will give the AdCom readers an easy point of reference as they read your essays.

To use the resume strategically in the application, you must align it with your essays. First, follow the basic rules of good resume writing for your MBA application resume. Beyond that, there are several points to consider in preparing your resume for your graduate school applications:

Read more advice about how to align your resume with your application essays from Accepted (AIGAC Bronze Sponsor).

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