On Dec. 18, a blogger who publishes under the name the Poetic Quant celebrated his acceptance to Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management by posting a .gif of the professional soccer coach Jose Mourinho sliding to his knees in an expensive-looking suit and pumping his fists in celebration.
That might not have rated as a notable reaction among, say, Beyoncé fans reacting to the singer’s recent surprise album, but for a prospective MBA, it was downright exuberant. With admissions officers at top schools, including Kellogg and UCLA’s Anderson School of Management, sending acceptances this week, most newly admitted students seem to prefer to celebrate in private.
Some soon-to-be-B-schoolers took to Twitter to share their good news. There are a handful of ways to tweet the good news, ranging from the passive to the positively brash. Here are some options:
In case they don’t believe you, show the evidence:
— Kyle Kuo (@kylepkuo) December 12, 2013
Someone could do it for you. Then you could just retweet:
— Stephanie Johnson (@SBJohnson19) December 18, 2013
GO ALL OUT:
@MichiganRoss I got THE CALL. I feel AWESOME. Thanks Ross Michigan we share our initials too. (well in a way, RM) :)
— Ravi Maniar (@ravimaniar) December 19, 2013
Admitted to the Krannert School of Management #ChristmasCameEarly
— Kenny Murphy (@Murphh5) December 18, 2013
Jump on your new school’s bandwagon:
Found out I was directly admitted into Krannert School of Management at Purdue ☺️ #boilerup
— Katie Leinenbach (@KatieLeinenbach) December 17, 2013
Throw grammar out the window (we know, it’s hard to conjugate when you’re so excited):
OMG!! I got admitted to @KelloggSchool MBA !! OMG! I thought I wouldn't get it base on no one called me but Here I am!!
— JenVit Seriburi (@alomotiv) December 19, 2013