(Insert School Here) Is My Dream School!

By - Nov 27, 16:24 PM   Comments [0]

For many MBA candidates, one of the most challenging questions to answer in the interview is the dreaded, 'So what other schools are you applying to?' Or some variation on that theme.

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Ask the AdCom: Opportunities to Study Abroad

By - Nov 25, 08:33 AM   Comments [0]

Hey everybody! We’re back with another installment of “Ask the AdCom,” where we share a wide range of tips and advice from admissions team members from a dozen top business schools. Since AdCom members are human, too, we know our readers will enjoy seeing  a different side of what makes...

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How To Know If Round 2 Is The Best Time For You to Apply to B-School

By - Nov 25, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% If you are like most applicants, you may be wondering whether round two is the best time for you to apply to business school or whether you may be better off postponing your application till the next application cycle when you can...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 25)

By - Nov 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math The average weight of 15 items is 8 kilograms. If at least one item weighs exactly 5 kilograms, what is the maximum number of items that can have the same weight of 5 kilograms? A. 3 B. 5 C. 6 D. 10 E. 14 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click...

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Rejected MBA Applicants: What’s Next?

By - Nov 24, 23:22 PM   Comments [0]

Since that gut-wrenching moment when you were denied by your dream business school, you’ve probably gone through the classic stages of grief: Denial (“This is impossible!); Anger (“I hate that @#&%Z* school!”; Bargaining (“Maybe they’ll reconsider if I just call or write the adcom”);...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

By - Nov 24, 12:20 PM   Comments [0]

Today is Thanksgiving in the United States, a national holiday during which we give pause – at least for a brief moment – to count our blessings. Wherever you are, that is a good exercise. An attitude of gratitude is worth cultivating throughout the year. I firmly...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

By - Nov 24, 11:21 AM   Comments [0]

On behalf of the entire team here at Stacy Blackman Consulting, today we’d like to wish our U.S.-based followers and clients a lovely Thanksgiving and a joyous holiday season. In this time of gratitude, we give enormous thanks for our 15 amazing years in the MBA...

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You’ve Interviewed – now what?

By - Nov 24, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

You may have just finished your first interview for business school. What’s next? As former Admissions Directors who have interviewed many candidates over the years, we recommend taking a few important next steps at this stage. 1)   Make sure to write a short but tailored thank you note to...

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5 Ways Gratitude Can Improve Your B-School Application!

By - Nov 24, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% I wish you and your loved ones a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday. Even if you are not American. Take a moment to appreciate the things you have in your life. Gratitude can positively impact the state of your heart per research from the American...

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GMAT Question of the Day (November 24)

By - Nov 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math How many positive integers less than 100 are multiples of both 16 and 14? A. 0 B. 1 C. 2 D. 3 E. 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer -  A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Lark Manufacturing Company initiated a voluntary Quality Circles program for machine operators....

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