Author Archive - stacyblackman

Gender Balance Scorecard at B-Schools Worldwide

By - May 7, 11:14 AM   Comments [0]

Significant differences in the gender balance of students and faculty at the top business schools around the world are revealed in the latest report from 20-first, the leading international consultancy on gender balance devoted to moving beyond 20th century mindsets in management styles and marketing. The...

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Wharton School 2015-2016 MBA Application Deadlines

By - May 6, 10:05 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2015-2016 admissions season. Round 1 Deadline Application due: September 29, 2015 Invitation to Interview Release: November 3, 2015 Decision: December 17, 2015 Round 2 Deadline Application due: January 5, 2016 Invitation to Interview Release: February 9, 2016 Decision: March...

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Gearing Up for Round 1 at Harvard Business School

By - May 5, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

With the official end of the 2014-2015 MBA admissions season just over a week away, Harvard Business School‘s Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Dee Leopold previewed what’s ahead for next season’s Round 1 applicants. One important tip for candidates aiming for the first round is...

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Stacy Blackman B-School Application Survey

By - May 5, 03:08 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s the day, folks! We at Stacy Blackman Consulting want to check the pulse of this year’s crop of b-school applicants by polling them about their MBA plans. The survey poses 13 super simple questions, such as “How many schools are you applying to?”, and...

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What to Do Before Heading to B-School

By - May 4, 05:11 AM   Comments [0]

You did it! You got into business school—congratulations! It might seem like years ago that you first started your applications, or you might feel like the whole process flew by. Either way, you now have just a few months left before you head to campus and...

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SBC Celebrates!

By - May 1, 05:15 AM   Comments [0]

We’ve had a tremendous year at Stacy Blackman Consulting, and there’s nothing I like better than celebrating success with the people who make it all possible: our amazing team of consultants, editors, and support staff who keep the whole operation running smoothly. Several of us...

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Georgetown McDonough’s New Global Real Estate Center

By - Apr 30, 05:52 AM   Comments [0]

Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business recently announced it has received a gift of $10 million from alumnus Robert Steers and his wife Lauren Steers to launch a new center focused on global real estate. Steers is the CEO of Cohen & Steers Inc., a pioneering...

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UC Berkeley Haas to Study Crowdfunding

By - Apr 29, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this month, researchers at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and the Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership announced the establishment of CrowdBerkeley to better understand crowdfunding, a phenomenon which is changing the future of finance by fostering the exchange of capital through new technology...

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IE Business School Revamps its International MBA Program

By - Apr 28, 11:53 AM   Comments [0]

Spain’s IE Business School recently announced it has redesigned its one-year international MBA degree to allow students to design a custom program in accordance with their own specific interests and career plans. Students can center on becoming creators by opting for the track with a...

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Stacy Blackman B-School Application Survey

By - Apr 28, 11:02 AM   Comments [0]

It’s that time again, folks! We at Stacy Blackman Consulting want to check the pulse of this year’s crop of b-school applicants by polling them about their MBA plans. The survey poses 13 simple questions, such as “How many schools are you applying to?”, and...

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