Posts Tagged ‘Stacy Blackman’

Best B-Schools for Entrepreneurship

By - Oct 1, 05:02 AM   Comments [0]

The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine have announced the results of their annual survey of the top entrepreneurship programs in the nation. These are the programs that offer a broad range of courses in entrepreneurship, as well as  significant opportunities for networking with established entrepreneurs,...

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MBA Essay Insight from UCLA Anderson

By - Sep 29, 12:02 PM   Comments [0]

Many schools reduced the number of required essays this season, and UCLA Anderson School of Management is one of them. With just one prompt---What are your short-term and long-term career goals, and how will an MBA from UCLA Anderson specifically help you achieve these goals?---applicants...

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Stacy Blackman’s B-School Buzz

By - Sep 28, 11:57 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 post, Buzz bloggers describe the madness that is the start of b-school, muse on interview strategies, offer advice...

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Wharton School Offers Free Online MBA Courses

By - Sep 28, 04:02 AM   Comments [1]

Whether you're interested in previewing first-year MBA material, or just looking to get up-to-date with the fundamentals of business and management, the new MOOCS, or massive open online courses, offered by University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School should fit the bill. Announced earlier this month, the Wharton...

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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 27, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced earlier this month. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100...

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MIT Sloan Launches Alumni-Student Mentoring Program

By - Sep 17, 05:14 AM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan School of Management has announced the creation of a new, online mentoring program that will match MIT Sloan alumni with MBA students to help them with career guidance and networking. According to the school, the program will connect incoming students with an alumni mentor...

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Dartmouth Tuck School of Business Essay Tips

By - Sep 16, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

The Dartmouth Tuck School of Business has a small student body and a rural location, combined with world-class faculty and academic focus. As you approach your Dartmouth Tuck MBA application it will be important to consistently show how you will fit into the school values...

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UCLA Anderson: 3 Tips for Recommendation Letters

By - Sep 13, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

The UCLA Anderson School of Management MBA Insider's Blog recently provided three bits of advice for any applicant feeling flustered by the process of procuring letters of recommendation for their b-school application. A letter from a current, direct supervisor is ideal. However, for candidates who haven't...

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Are B-Schools Targeting Older Applicants?

By - Sep 12, 05:13 AM   Comments [0]

Is there such thing as being too young or old for an MBA? In case you missed it, Bloomberg Businessweek ran an interesting article a few weeks ago called the Graying of Harvard Business School which pointed out some of the stats of the...

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Duke Fuqua MBA Essay Tips

By - Sep 11, 05:12 AM   Comments [0]

A clear application strategy is crucial to approaching these essays. Duke’s mission is to "identify, engage, and foster the development of future leaders of consequence," and you will want to demonstrate you are the kind of leader the admissions committee is looking for. Don't forget the...

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