MBA

Your Holiday Gift is Ready and Waiting for You to Open!

By - Dec 24, 13:17 PM   Comments [0]

Happy holidays! Your $75 off coupon (to be used towards our Resume Package) is ready! It comes all wrapped up with a copy of Leadership in Admissions, a guide that will help you answer the questions that trip up the most applicants, the ones that...

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Seasons Greetings!

By - Dec 24, 11:06 AM   Comments [0]

From the entire team at Stacy Blackman Consulting, we want to thank our loyal blog readers for logging on each day for the latest news from the B-school universe, and extend our very best wishes for a  happy holiday season!   Image credit: Flickr user Tambako The...

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An HBS Student who Keeps on Giving

By - Dec 24, 01:01 AM   Comments [0]

It's the Season of Giving, and what better way to celebrate that by replaying one of our most popular podcasts of 2015. Listen to our conversation with current Harvard Business School student and Products Manager at The Harbus, Alula Eshete, as he shares excellent admissions and interview tips...

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Rejected by HBS/GSB/Wharton? How to bounce back in R2

By - Dec 23, 07:22 AM   Comments [0]

A little more than 900 of the round one MBA applicants to Harvard have been invited for interview. And with Stanford and Wharton reaching out to applicants, it’s the first reality check for many applicants about their chances of securing their place at a top...

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Getting Ready for Round 2 MBA Applications

By - Dec 23, 06:17 AM   Comments [0]

For many people, the weeks leading up to the new year are a time of merriment and a full calendar of socializing with family and friends. However, for Round 2 MBA applicants, this is likely “crunch time” as deadlines in early January loom. If you’ve already...

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2016 New Year’s Resolutions for Reapplication

By - Dec 23, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Sadly, the holidays are not always the happiest time of the year, especially if you’ve received news that you were not accepted during Round One. Luckily though, with the New Year comes new beginnings, and you can make sure that you tackle the...

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Columbia 2016 Executive MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 22, 11:04 AM   Comments [0]

These essay questions focus mostly on the present and future, so don’t expect to richly portray your personal and/or professional development.  Go with the flow and give them what they ask for, in aggregate: a vivid sense of engagement; real, focused career plans; self-knowledge and...

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Get Organized Over the Holidays

By - Dec 22, 06:28 AM   Comments [0]

Next week, 2015 draws to a close. Two weeks from today marks the first Round 2 deadline. Are you ready? If you’re not a “list person,” it’s time to become one—at least until the rest of your applications are in. We’ll help by giving you this outline...

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Three Last Minute Application Tips For Round Two

By - Dec 22, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% As you are finishing up your applications for Round Two’s upcoming deadline, I wanted to offer you a few last minute tips before you hit the submit button. 1. Have Someone Edit Your Essays Oftentimes, when we have written something and read it over...

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Can I Use Humor In My Application Essays?

By - Dec 22, 03:21 AM   Comments [0]

Want to let your funny side show in your application essays? Here is what Linda Abraham has to say about humor in admissions:     Related Resources: • Linda Abraham’s Admissions Assortment [podcast] • So These Two Grad School Applicants Walk Into A Bar . . . • First Drafts Of Personal Statements: Let Yourself...

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