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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Sep 28, 11:57 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this post, Buzz bloggers describe the madness that is the start of b-school, muse on interview strategies, offer advice...

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Columbia Business School Redesigns Core Curriculum

By - Sep 10, 05:12 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School made headlines recently when it announced it will institute a redesigned core curriculum for the class of 2015 beginning this fall.  The school also unveiled twelve new videos that explain and convey the importance of the new changes. Among the most significant changes...

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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 9, 18:12 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced recently. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100 million, which...

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MBA Student Blogger Interview with Backinthebay2015

By - Sep 3, 13:31 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Backinthebay2015, the anonymous author of the blog, Backinthebay2015, and a rising student at Stanford GSB. Backinthebay2015 was accepted to the GSB with deferred admission as a senior in college and has spent the last two years working, exploring, and...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with MBAreapplicant84

By - Sep 1, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to MBAreapplicant84, an anonymous MBA reapplicant who offers us loads of advice and insight into the MBA admissions process here and in his blog, MBA Reapplicant. Thank you MBAreapplicant84 for sharing your experience with us, and best of luck to...

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Complete Survey = Enter $100 Amazon Gift Card Raffle

By - Aug 29, 12:32 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s an easy opportunity to win an Amazon gift card: Fill out PracticeMBA’s survey on student and alumni experiences from the point of admission through business school and onwards. This survey will gauge student success rates across all spheres of business school life and connect that...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with MBAGirlJourney

By - Aug 25, 09:54 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to MBAGirlJourney, an anonymous MBA applicant who has a positive approach to the MBA admissions process – she is eagerly learning new things about herself as the admissions process unfolds and is happily sharing those things with others. You can...

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Dr. Douglas Stayman Shares the Scoop on Cornell Tech NYC

By - Aug 22, 12:30 PM   Comments [0]

Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York wanted to create a high tech center in the good, old Big Apple. He asked for bids to develop this center on Roosevelt Island, a small island in the East River. Cornell University in partnership with the Technion of...

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MBA Applicant Blogger Interview with Piyush

By - Aug 11, 09:10 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to Piyush, author of the blog, Piyush Jain: Science, Technology & Sports, and applicant to top b-schools in the U.S. and the U.K. Thank you Piyush for sharing your MBA adventure with us! We wish you lots of luck! Accepted: First...

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From Luxury Marketing to Entrepreneurship: A Talk with Daria Burke

By - Aug 8, 10:45 AM   Comments [0]

How does someone with a degree in English end up pursuing an MBA at NYU Stern? Why attend a program famous for its ties to Wall St. when you’re interested in marketing? And why abandon the glamorous world of beauty and luxury marketing for the...

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