Author Archive - stacyblackman

Sell Yourself With an MBA Resume

By - Feb 16, 10:47 AM   Comments [0]

Demonstrate sharp communication and leadership skills when discussing your duties at work. This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA Blog on U.S.News.com The MBA resume is a whole other animal from the standard curriculum vitae designed to land you a job. The resume you tailor...

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MBA Interview Tips: 3 Common Questions

By - Feb 15, 10:59 AM   Comments [0]

Round 2 applicants, get ready for your interviews! Whether you’ve already received an interview invitation or are hoping to get an invite over the next few weeks, you want to make sure you’re prepared to do your best when the big day arrives. Here are tips for...

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Cornell to Establish Integrated College of Business

By - Feb 12, 07:08 AM   Comments [0]

Cornell University recently announced that it will establish an integrated College of Business that will cement the university’s position as a world-class center of teaching and research for business management and entrepreneurship. Upon launch, anticipated during the 2016-17 academic year, the College of Business will comprise...

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Interview Tips from the Darden MBA Program

By - Feb 11, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

Is the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business on your short list of dream MBA programs? Then be sure to check out this new video blog from the Darden admissions team, which shares solid advice for those hoping to interview at this top-tier MBA...

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Stacy Blackman Consulting Honored with 2015 Spectrum Award

By - Feb 9, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

Today we’re excited to share with you our recent recognition by City Beat News, which has presented the 2015 Spectrum Award to Stacy Blackman Consulting for providing excellence in customer care. About this award: The Spectrum Award of Excellence in Customer Satisfaction was established to spotlight companies...

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Who Scored Big in Kellogg’s Super Bowl Ad Review?

By - Feb 9, 06:59 AM   Comments [0]

Half of U.S. homes with televisions tuned in for Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, so it’s no wonder advertisers willingly pay millions per minute to grab those viewers’ attention. Two marketing professors at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management think businesses can learn a lot from...

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Steer Clear of the MBA Rumor Mill

By - Feb 8, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

Did you hear that Stanford is no longer admitting anyone who scored lower than a 700 on the GMAT? Or that HBS already filled up its entire class in Round 1 and won’t actually admit anyone they’re interviewing in Round 2? Or that the way to ace...

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Stacy’s #WOW Campaign Inspires Thousands in Social Media

By - Feb 5, 16:15 PM   Comments [0]

Have you been keeping an eye out for the Words of Wisdom (WOW) campaign on our social media streams?  For the past few weeks, we’ve been motivating potential MBA candidates with inspirational quotes from the top business schools and our educational partners. Awesome is the...

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$10M Gift Will Transform Wharton Leadership Program

By - Feb 4, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s  Wharton School has received a $10 million commitment from alumna Anne Welsh McNulty that will drive the global reach of the current Wharton Leadership Program and build on its 20-plus years of innovation and impact in leadership development. Anne McNulty, image courtesy...

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UCLA Anderson Launches Entrepreneurship Accelerator

By - Feb 3, 08:14 AM   Comments [0]

UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Dean Judy Olian To meet the needs of an expanding entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus, the UCLA Anderson School of Management has announced the launch of the Anderson Venture Accelerator—a 10,000-square-foot incubator for nascent UCLA startups. The accelerator, launched in association with the...

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