Stacy Blackman

Finance Professionals: Don’t Make These Common MBA Application Mistakes

By - Dec 2, 09:06 AM   Comments [0]

While other business school applicants have to work hard to demonstrate that they can handle classes such as finance, accounting and statistics, if you hail from finance, the admissions committee already knows you can excel in the core classes, and that gives you one less...

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Ask the AdCom: Resources for MBA Students with Startup Fever

By - Dec 1, 08:42 AM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with another installment of “Ask the AdCom,” where we share a wide range of tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business schools. Since AdCom members are human, too, we know our readers will enjoy seeing  a different side of what makes...

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B-Schools Say GRE Option Attracts More Non-Traditional MBA Applicants

By - Nov 30, 08:35 AM   Comments [0]

Kaplan Test Prep’s 2016 business school admissions officers survey finds that 92 percent accept the GRE as an alternative to the GMAT, giving aspiring MBAs more flexibility than ever in deciding which exam to take to get in. This all-time high percentage in Kaplan’s annual survey...

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Former Adcom Officers Have Some (More) Advice for You

By - Nov 29, 08:58 AM   Comments [0]

A few weeks ago we talked about how Stacy Blackman Consulting has former admissions officers from all of the top MBA programs on our team, and how these ex-adcom consultants help with Flight Test reviews for each of our All-In clients, contribute their insiders’ knowledge to...

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Using an MBA to Change Careers

By - Nov 28, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

These days, you’d be hard pressed to find someone who stays with one company or even one industry throughout his or her entire professional life. If you’re looking for the fast track to gain the skills and network to launch your career in a new...

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Ask the AdCom: Opportunities to Study Abroad

By - Nov 25, 08:33 AM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with another installment of “Ask the AdCom,” where we share a wide range of tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business schools. Since AdCom members are human, too, we know our readers will enjoy seeing  a different side of what makes...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

By - Nov 24, 11:21 AM   Comments [0]

On behalf of the entire team here at Stacy Blackman Consulting, today we’d like to wish our U.S.-based followers and clients a lovely Thanksgiving and a joyous holiday season. In this time of gratitude, we give enormous thanks for our 15 amazing years in the MBA...

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Tips to Help You Ace Every B-School Interview Format

By - Nov 23, 07:36 AM   Comments [0]

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. As you might suspect, the admissions interview is the place...

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Time to Thank Your MBA Supporters

By - Nov 22, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

It’s Thanksgiving week in the United States, and on Thursday, millions of people will take a break to reflect on everything they have to be grateful for. It’s a good time for MBA hopefuls to do the same. If you applied to schools in Round 1,...

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New Scholarship Resource Open to MBA Applicants

By - Nov 21, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

Did you know that U.S. student loan debt exceeded $1.3 trillion in 2015? Business school is an expensive investment, and it’s never too early to start figuring out how you will pay for it. Interestingly enough, more than 50% of business school applicants said they would attend...

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