Don't ignore cultural differences between east and west. The Chinese always regard "modest" as virtue, even if has obtained the good result will learn to reservations, not only the pursuit of "superior" and westerners but also good at expression, so applicants when writing a cover letter must describe them to put their own merits, make the person know you're good at a glance.
Rich individual character. Although a lot of applicants for studying MBA have roughly the same experience, but in fact they still have a lot of difference, such as background, study and work achievements, have the skill, etc., to applicants in a cover letter to highlight yourself in some way different grades, ability and advantages. Avoid give a person with "cookie-cutter" and "mediocrity" feeling.
To the truth. Americans on a person's integrity is very heavy. In visa when, for example, "mistakes" you can be anything, only can't do is lie to visa officer, if because you lied about it is rejected, then you sign the success rate will be very low. Because lying is personality problems. Also because of this, americans think personal signature is more effective than affix one's seal. In order to ensure the authenticity of the applicants material, business school even require applicants each resume has a signature. So applicants when preparing your personal materials must pay attention to the authenticity of the material.
Nowadays, many people like to study abroad. Studying abroad is often considered as a great opportunity which will lead to bright future in one's ride of passage. Not only can we learn different cultures and knowledge from foreign countries, studying abroad can also enrich our lives.
One coin has two sides. Likewise, different people have different minds. Conservative and negative concerns about studying abroad have been gradually emerging from our society. People start to wonder what goes wrong with studying abroad. There are a couple of issues worth of our discussions.
Disadvantages of studying abroad may affect one's life culturally and economically. We Chinese will experience cultural shocks if we study abroad and live in another country. Some peers may not be able to adapt to a new environment of their studying and living, which may be very different from that of theirs. Life is beautiful, and it is hard. If one does not feel comfortable with the new culture of another country, he will not be happy about studying in that country.
In addition, studying abroad can cost students a great deal of living expenses. Some Chinese students are so academically successful that they receive scholarships in their studies. However, most peers who study abroad do not receive scholarships. Furthermore, they have to deal with many unexpected hardships by living away from their parents and homeland. For example, medical insurance, daily foods, clothes, rents and transportation can generate a large amount of living expenses. Often time, they need to heavily depend on their parents' overseas monthly payments.