MBA

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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Dealing with a Ding: MBA Reapplication VIDEO

By - May 7, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

No one likes to bite into an apple and find half a worm. So if the fruits of your MBA application labor didn’t quite turn out how you expected this year, we can understand your disappointment. But don’t let a ding get you down! Admissionado Founder...

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Determining Your Needs and Wants in an MBA Program

By - May 6, 13:41 PM   Comments [0]

"Determining Your Needs and Wants” is excerpted from the Accepted.com special report, Best MBA Programs: A Guide to Selecting the Right One. To download the entire free special report, click here. Now that you did the hard work of assessing your profile, it’s time to...

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The Five Worst Mistakes Made By International Applicants To U.S. MBA Programs

By - May 6, 10:06 AM   Comments [0]

Find out the the five worst mistakes made by international applicants to U.S. MBA programs.

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MBA Olympics Return

By - May 6, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

More than one thousand MBA students from Europe’s leading business schools will compete in the ultimate business school Olympics at HEC Paris later this week. London Business School, IE Business School and INSEAD are among 13 top schools taking  students to the annual MBA Tournament...

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What You Must Know Before Meeting Admissions Directors

By - May 5, 08:32 AM   Comments [0]

Goals are not an afterthought in MBA admissions. They are front and center in the minds of many admissions directors. Put them front and center in your mind as you prepare to apply. Coming to MBA events with a clear goal will make you a...

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