Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Jan 17, 06:40 AM   Comments [0]

Hello, and welcome to the latest edition of Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz, our periodic check-in with some of the MBA blogosphere’s applicant and student contributors. In this edition, Buzz bloggers share application pros and cons, questions for self-reflection, and their contingency plans if things don’t...

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CommonBond’s Story: A Revolution in Student Loans

By - Jan 16, 15:20 PM   Comments [0]

Welcome to the glorious world of applications, admissions, and…well, student loans. CommonBond to the rescue! Meet David Klein and Michael Taormina, Wharton grads and co-founders of this very exciting student loan financing startup. Listen to the full recording of the show to learn about CommonBond, student loans...

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Greatest Assets for Business Owners in 2014

By - Jan 16, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

As the new year gets rolling, it is a good time for business owners (novice and seasoned) to evaluate their business and determine key growing factors for 2014. Since the world is constantly changing, even those who have run their own business for years can...

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How NOT To Study For The GMAT

By - Jan 16, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT students may have heard endless tips about studying for the exam, which is a crucial component of business school applications. Let’s also take a look at what students should avoid when they crack open their prep books.

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B-School Gender Gap

By - Jan 16, 06:55 AM   Comments [0]

The state of women in business school is a topic that garners frequent attention, and will probably continue to do so until the numbers of female students and professors even out with their male counterparts. Earlier this week, two schools published articles examining the gender gap....

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Stanford GSB Continues Pilot MBA Interview Process

By - Jan 15, 18:48 PM   Comments [0]

In an effort to offer applicants a definitive answer sooner rather than later,  the Stanford Graduate School of Business MBA blog notes that the school will continue its new compressed interview timeline for applicants who submitted for the Round 2 deadline January 8th. The pilot process...

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The Unexpected Application Tip: Say Less!

By - Jan 15, 14:35 PM   Comments [0]

You’re sitting down at your computer, staring at the blank screen and racking your brains trying to think of some exciting way to start your MBA essay. You think: There is absolutely no way I will be able to fill this page. You get a few...

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4 Tips for Writing about Last Minute Extracurricular Activities

By - Jan 15, 14:29 PM   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...

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The Insider’s Guide to IESE

By - Jan 14, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

  Oh, hello there. Good to have you back, joining us on our journey across the pond to look at the best of the best European MBA programs. We already took a gander at the ins and outs of INSEAD, and today we’re gonna turn our sites...

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The Best Schools for Part-Time MBAs

By - Jan 14, 12:39 PM   Comments [0]

From The Staff of MBA MBA Proudly, one of the most affordable MBA admissions consulting companies. Visit MBA for our current discounts! Email:   The Best Schools for Part-Time MBAs If you intend to balance graduate school and work, finding the right part-time program is a tough...

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