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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Stanford Business School Profile

By - May 1, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions The Stanford Business School graduate program is designed to offer world-class education to a diverse pool of students by focusing strongly on innovation and individuality. Stanford GSB graduates go on to employment in finance, real estate, technology, government, healthcare, and other industries, aided...

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The 12 Steps on How to Apply to Business School Series – Step 2: Plan your Timing

By - Apr 30, 07:27 AM   Comments [0]

On average, leading business schools organize three or four rounds of admissions in the 12 months before matriculation (with the exception of Columbia Business School and a small handful of other schools who have rolling admissions and review applications as they’re received). Common sense suggests...

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Georgetown McDonough’s New Global Real Estate Center

By - Apr 30, 05:52 AM   Comments [0]

Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business recently announced it has received a gift of $10 million from alumnus Robert Steers and his wife Lauren Steers to launch a new center focused on global real estate. Steers is the CEO of Cohen & Steers Inc., a pioneering...

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Jon Medved and OurCrowd: The Remarkable Story of an Entrepreneur

By - Apr 30, 04:51 AM   Comments [0]

The Admissions Straight Talk podcast has hit the 100-episode mark! And in honor of our big milestone we invited a  most exciting guest yet. Want to know what one of the most prominent entrepreneurs of our times has to say about leadership, graduate education, and bodysurfing? For...

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UC Berkeley Haas to Study Crowdfunding

By - Apr 29, 09:40 AM   Comments [0]

Earlier this month, researchers at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and the Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership announced the establishment of CrowdBerkeley to better understand crowdfunding, a phenomenon which is changing the future of finance by fostering the exchange of capital through new technology...

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Funding Your MBA – International Students

By - Apr 29, 03:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Prodigy Finance (PF), a funding organization that was started by three INSEAD MBA graduates, has revolutionized the student financing landscape in its less than ten years of existence. If you are an international student concerned about how you can fund your MBA you...

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