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Columbia Business School 2014-2015 MBA Deadlines

By - May 12, 17:14 PM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Columbia Business School has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2014-2015 admissions cycle. This year’s deadlines are: January 2014 Entry Deadline: October 8, 2014 August 2014 Entry Early Decision: October 8, 2014 Merit Fellowship Consideration: January 7, 2015 Regular Decision: April 15, 2015 Columbia Business School students may...

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How to Ramp Up Your GMAT Prep

By - May 12, 05:19 AM   Comments [0]

Guest post by our friends at Magoosh We need every edge we can get. Every prospective student is looking for some advantage for their application to business school whether it’s a unique personal story, unique work experience, or a slightly stronger GMAT score. To gain that edge,...

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Top 10 B-Schools with the Most Satisfied Graduates

By - May 11, 12:53 PM   Comments [0]

Forbes surveyed 17,000 alumni at 100 schools on their satisfaction regarding the following three areas: their current job, their career preparedness, and their MBA education. 4,600 alumni responded. The following ten schools received the highest combined rates of satisfaction: Stanford GSB UC Berkeley Haas Carnegie Mellon Tepper Michigan State...

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1000+ Students to Compete in Europe’s 24th Annual MBA Tournament

By - May 11, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

This year’s MBA Tournament (MBAT), a three-day sporting event organized by HEC Paris students in which 1,150 students from 13 European business schools compete to take home some sporting glory, will take place this weekend from the 8th-10th. This year there will be 23 sport...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Deadlines for Fall 2015

By - May 11, 02:16 AM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan announced the MBA application deadlines for Fall 2015 entry: Round 1 - September 23, 2014 Round 2 - January 8, 2015 The school also announced that the new essay questions will be ready by the end of June and the online application will go live by...

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MBA Application Trends in 2014-2015

By - May 9, 10:58 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting How many schools are applicants applying to? How important are MBA rankings? Should you consider submitting GRE scores rather than the GMAT? These are just a few of the questions we here at Stacy Blackman Consulting attempted to find out with our...

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Goal Setting, Job Searching, and Sweet Careers

By - May 8, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Job searchers, tune in! We’d like to introduce you to the woman who wants to help you refine your goals and figure out a meaningful career path. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Grace Kutney, founder and principle of Sweet Careers Consulting for some...

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Changing of the Guards at UCLA Anderson, Simon School

By - May 8, 09:24 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Two new deanships have been announced in the last week, and both are connected to UCLA Anderson School of Management.  Professor and corporate finance scholar Mark Garmaise has been named dean of the full-time MBA program at UCLA Anderson, and his predecessor Andrew...

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Where Does Wall St. Hire: U.S. B-Schools Sending Grads into Financial Services

By - May 7, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

According to GMAC’s just released Prospective Students Survey Report, 37% of prospective MBA students hope to go into finance after they earn their degree, making it the most popular post-MBA destination. If you fall into this crowded category, then you’ll be interested in knowing which...

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GRE Use Increasing in MBA Admissions

By - May 7, 10:40 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting When the boom hit a few years ago to begin including the GRE as a testing option for MBA admissions, uncertainty among applicants ran high. The idea of allowing students to take only one exam as they contemplate going for an MBA...

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