Learn The Ins And Outs Of B-School Funding

By - May 6, 09:59 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re just starting the process or have already received your acceptance, you know one thing for sure about b-school: it ain’t cheap! Join us for our free webinar on How to Pay for Your MBA, when guest presenter Julianna Young, VP of Operations at...

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MBA Admissions: HBS Announces 2016 Application Deadline

By - May 6, 04:51 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Will Harvard Business School admissions board change the application essay question this year? This is the question every applicant, who is considering applying to Harvard Business School for admission to the 2018 class, is asking. This decision is in the hands of Dee Leopold,...

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Gearing Up for Round 1 at Harvard Business School

By - May 5, 09:37 AM   Comments [0]

With the official end of the 2014-2015 MBA admissions season just over a week away, Harvard Business School‘s Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Dee Leopold previewed what’s ahead for next season’s Round 1 applicants. One important tip for candidates aiming for the first round is...

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Stacy Blackman B-School Application Survey

By - May 5, 03:08 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s the day, folks! We at Stacy Blackman Consulting want to check the pulse of this year’s crop of b-school applicants by polling them about their MBA plans. The survey poses 13 super simple questions, such as “How many schools are you applying to?”, and...

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How to get into MIT from Someone that Did

By - May 5, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations to Doug (not his real name), a re-applicant who turned his story around to get into MIT and INSEAD! He took some time out from his blog TopDogMBA and being a general badass to answer a few of our questions about how he achieved...

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Columbia Business School 2016 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - May 4, 08:46 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia tweaked last year's questions for this year. Relatively minor changes. Specifically: • Its short-answer question about your immediate post-MBA goal has gone from 75 to 50 characters. Yes, that was  characters, not words. Two years ago it was a generous 100 characters. And those applicants thought they had...

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What to Do Before Heading to B-School

By - May 4, 05:11 AM   Comments [0]

You did it! You got into business school—congratulations! It might seem like years ago that you first started your applications, or you might feel like the whole process flew by. Either way, you now have just a few months left before you head to campus and...

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MBA Jobs: 4 Key Skills Entrepreneurs Look for When Hiring New MBAs

By - May 4, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions What goes through an entrepreneur’s head when they’re hiring a new MBA? Don’t you wish there was some way of understanding what specific skills they’re looking for? We went through countless resources online to help identify the main skills entrepreneurs look for in...

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Interview of a Wisconsin Student

By - May 1, 10:25 AM   Comments [0]

Poonam, CEO and founder of myEssayReview, is publishing interviews of her successful students. This is the latest in the series. Here is a chat with Fatima, first year student at the full time MBA program of the Wisconsin. Poonam: Can you tell us a little about...

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SBC Celebrates!

By - May 1, 05:15 AM   Comments [0]

We’ve had a tremendous year at Stacy Blackman Consulting, and there’s nothing I like better than celebrating success with the people who make it all possible: our amazing team of consultants, editors, and support staff who keep the whole operation running smoothly. Several of us...

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