MBA

GMAC Survey Predicts Robust Job Market for MBA Grads

By - Jan 17, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

One of the strongest indicators of a healthy post-MBA job market can be found within the annual Year-End Poll of Employers, a survey conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) near the end of each year. Hiring of b-school talent remains a priority in employers’...

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The questions you should expect to hear in MBA interviews from Kellogg, Wharton, MIT, and Columbia (and how to answer them!)

By - Jan 17, 05:14 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% MBA interviews can be challenging to prepare for. After all, an interview is always a dynamic experience – there are a hundred elements that can affect the way an interview progresses, from the specifics of the applicants’ background and resume to how...

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What is an Accomplishment?

By - Jan 16, 11:46 AM   Comments [0]

Accomplishments constitute the bread and butter of personal statements and application essays. That may sound straightforward, however, a fascinating brainstorming session of Accepted admissions consultants reveals that applicants don’t always know what an accomplishment is. What goes into this application staple? And how can you analyze your own...

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Words Can Change the World

By - Jan 16, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

If you have an upcoming interview, take YOUR first step in interview prep with one of SBC’s interview packages. Purchase today, January 16th, and receive two free interview guides of your choice. Simply forward purchase receipt to MLK@StacyBlackman.com and specify your two guides. www.StacyBlackman.com/interview-prep.

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How to Choose Between the GMAT and GRE and Start Preparing

By - Jan 15, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

We get a lot of questions about the GMAT and GRE: Is there an advantage to taking one exam over the other? What are the secrets to studying effectively and beating test anxiety? How can I get the best possible score? How do I start? Here...

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4 Tips for Writing about Last Minute Extracurricular Activities

By - Jan 15, 10:06 AM   Comments [0]

You want to write about all your fantastic non-school and non-work endeavors so that you really stand out from your competition, but when you start to think about it…you draw a blank. There must be SOMETHING you can show for how you use your free time,...

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How to Convey a Powerful Career Vision in Your MBA Application

By - Jan 15, 05:58 AM   Comments [0]

Creating and conveying a career vision is an elemental part of your MBA application. It’s about portraying a clear picture of where you’ve been, where you are headed, and why an MBA is essential for getting you there. B-schools are looking for students who are...

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Mapping Out Your MBA Application Timeline

By - Jan 13, 09:58 AM   Comments [0]

Once you’ve decided to pursue an MBA, you’ve got your work cut out for you. Applicants need to fit studying for the GMAT, visiting schools, and developing essays in with other personal and professional commitments. If you’re planning to apply to business school in the fall,...

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Said Joins Global Network for Advanced Management

By - Jan 13, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School has joined the Global Network for Advanced Management, a project that promotes collaboration among leading international business schools. Saïd received unanimous approval to become the Global Network’s 29th member overall. Part of Saïd’s motivation for joining the...

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Show Me the Money: Highest Paying Consulting Firms for New MBAs

By - Jan 12, 12:31 PM   Comments [0]

As you know, consulting is a top industry of interest at business schools around the globe. Few career paths can match consulting when it comes to providing exposure to a wide variety of projects, geographical areas, company cultures…and then there’s the handsome compensation package to...

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