Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jun 25, 15:33 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome back to Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our regular ramble through the MBA blogosphere to discover what’s been keeping applicants and students humming. In this edition, our Buzz contributors share summer internship news, urge applicants to look beyond the Top Ten, and relate a recent...

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10 Biggest Application Mistakes: GMAT Club EXCLUSIVE Webinar

By - Jun 6, 06:56 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard has released their essays. Columbia did, too. And Stanford. And with each passing day, more and more schools are going to follow suit. If that’s not a sign that 2013 MBA application season is upon us, gosh, I don’t know what is. So… I guess...

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SBC Scoop: Telling Your Unique Story

By - Jun 5, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Darrell had been working for a few weeks with his consultant on his application and thought he had answered all the tough questions. He knew where...

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HEC MBA Admissions Interview Available Online

By - May 18, 02:45 AM   Comments [0]

Did you get a chance to check out our HEC Paris MBA Q&A with Marie-Laurence Lemaire, HEC MBA's Senior Business Development Manager? The excerpt below emphasizes the importance of describing clear post-MBA career goals in your HEC MBA application: Linda Abraham: What role does “hire-ability” and clear...

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Preparing for IMD’s Interview

By - May 17, 01:46 AM   Comments [0]

Without a doubt, IMD conducts the most thorough MBA interview. The interview day is divided into four evaluative sections. When you arrive on campus, you will be introduced to the adcom and faculty evaluators as well as a group of applicants who will partake in...

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Don’t Forget Our MBA Interview Give & Get Contest

By - Mar 22, 23:00 PM   Comments [0]

You've got a little more than a week (through April 1, 2012) to submit MBA interview questionnaires before we close our MBA Interview Give & Get Contest and choose our winners. Your submissions won't just give you a chance to win one of twelve $30 gift...

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MBA Admissions A-Z: I is for Interview

By - Mar 22, 22:58 PM   Comments [0]

This post is part of an ongoing series, MBA Admissions A-Z, that offers applicants insightful tips on every aspect of the business school admissions process. Join us as we explore the ABCs of the MBA! There are loads of articles about how to prepare for your...

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Get a Head Start on 2013 Starting…. NOW

By - Mar 16, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Application deadlines for MBA programs that start in 2013 are a looong ways away. Hell, b-schools haven’t even finalized their class lists for 2012 yet, so there’s no reason to start thinking about those 2013 apps, right? Nnnope. Round 1 deadlines may not be coming for 6...

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The One Thing You MUST Do To Succeed in Round 3

By - Mar 15, 09:07 AM   Comments [0]

QUESTION: I tried to get some applications in during Round 2 this year, but work got in the way and I had to push back to Round 3. Everyone I talk to says Round 3 is nearly impossible, but I’m eager to start b-school this fall....

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Interview Tip: Follow the Leader

By - Feb 28, 21:53 PM   Comments [0]

By now some of you have probably received your interview invites. That's great news…but are you prepared? Here's a tip that will help you connect with your interviewer: One way to help you make that connection early on in the interview is to match your interviewer's...

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