Posts Tagged ‘Stacy Blackman’

Quick Fixes To Improve Your MBA Application

By - Aug 22, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Here are five quick fixes that could every easily move your application from a ‘maybe’ to a ‘yes.’ 1) THIS IS NOT THE TIME FOR HO-HUM.  Applying to b-school is not the time to “blend.” The goal is to stand out, for all the things that are...

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Northwestern Kellogg MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 21, 05:54 AM   Comments [0]

Fit is a crucial aspect to demonstrate in your Kellogg MBA application. The close-knit community values leadership and teamwork. At the same time, diversity in experience, background and thought is valued among the developing leaders of Kellogg. Doing your research on the programs, activities, clubs,...

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Kellogg Adds Video Essay Component

By - Aug 20, 05:53 AM   Comments [0]

The upcoming MBA admissions season is full of change, as several schools sharply reduce the number of essay questions or word count, require fewer letters of recommendation, and get creative with their application requirements. Though an official announcement is still forthcoming, the MBA website Poets &...

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Smith School Appoints New Dean with Global Outlook

By - Aug 19, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

The University of Maryland recently announced that it has appointed Alexander J. Triantis as dean of the Robert H. Smith School of Business. Triantis, who has been with the Smith School for 17 years and is currently a professor of finance, succeeds G. “Anand” Anandalingam...

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LBS Previews 2013-2014 MBA Essays

By - Aug 19, 14:53 PM   Comments [0]

London Business School has launched an MBA admissions blog, and the first post by Oliver Ashby, head of MBA recruitment and admissions, gives a sneak peak of the essay questions that will form a part of the upcoming application. Changes to this latest set of essays...

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SBC Scoop: Last-Minute Community Service

By - Aug 9, 05:10 AM   Comments [0]

When Ali started working with Stacy Blackman Consulting he had stellar undergraduate grades, an impressive GMAT score and consistently growing work experience at a prestigious investment bank. What Ali did not have was any significant extracurricular or community service experience since college. Though his consultant...

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UC Berkeley Haas School of Business MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 8, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

Berkeley Haas admissions has been fairly consistent with prior years in this new set of essays for the 2013/2014 applicant. While many schools reduced the number of essay significantly this year, Haas has reduced only slightly from five to four required essays. The set of...

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Don’t Be a Delusional MBA Candidate

By - Aug 7, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

As you continue your business school research and narrow down your list of favorites, there are several things to keep in mind throughout the process. Here are my eight suggestions for cutting through the clutter to determine which MBA program truly is the best fit...

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MIT Sloan School of Management MBA Essay Tips

By - Aug 6, 05:09 AM   Comments [0]

On its website, MIT Sloan states that “MIT Sloan is simply more dedicated to creating effective innovation than any other leading school." Innovation is key for MIT Sloan and seeks interesting students to build a class that can learn from each other and continue the...

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Evaluate in Which Round to Submit Your B-School Application

By - Aug 5, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

I field questions every admissions season from clients about when to submit business school applications. They ask if they have a better shot in round two rather than round one, or if it's even worth submitting in the final round. Schools regularly address this question on...

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