Admission Consultants

Seasons Greetings!

By - Dec 23, 09:39 AM   Comments [0]

On behalf of the entire team at Stacy Blackman Consulting, I 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 joyous holiday season! Warmest regards,

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MBA Essay Boot Camp: 3 Tips for Writing an Effective MBA Essay When You’re Short on Time

By - Dec 23, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% The point of a boot camp is to get significant results very quickly, by working much more intensely and more often than you would during a regular long-term workout regimen. If you’re staring down an MBA application deadline, it’s time to approach...

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Accepted’s Holiday Hours

By - Dec 22, 11:39 AM   Comments [0]

We wish you a happy and healthy holiday season, enjoying time with family and friends. That’s how most members of Accepted’s staff will spend December 24, 25, 26, 31, and Jan 1 and 2. However, we also know that deadlines are looming for many of you....

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How to Avoid the Mistake of Generic MBA Application Essays 

By - Dec 22, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

On the surface, many applicants to elite MBA programs share similar backgrounds and traits. They are ambitious, driven, accomplished, and have strong academic records and impressive test scores. In short, they are leaders and achievers. But just because candidates share these characteristics doesn’t mean their...

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Welcome to the Accepted Family, Madeleine Wang!

By - Dec 22, 03:45 AM   Comments [0]

The team at Accepted is happy to welcome Madeleine Wang as a new consultant. Madeleine is a former banker and management consultant who served as an MBA admissions committee member and admissions interviewer at Wharton. As a graduate assistant on the admissions committee, she reviewed hundreds...

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Two Weeks Until the Deadlines – What Can You Do?

By - Dec 21, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

More so than any other year, this year we’ve had a ton of calls from people who the deadlines have snuck up on. Whether you were (or still are) engrossed in the election, busy at work, or simply having too much fun, you’re not alone...

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Two Weeks Until the Deadlines – What Can You Do?

By - Dec 21, 13:56 PM   Comments [0]

More so than any other year, this year we’ve had a ton of calls from people who the deadlines have snuck up on. Whether you were (or still are) engrossed in the election, busy at work, or simply having too much fun, you’re not alone...

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Online or Traditional MBA Program: Which is Right for You?

By - Dec 21, 08:30 AM   Comments [0]

Business schools have become increasingly innovative in their approaches to management education in recent years, and it comes as little surprise that we’re seeing an increased interest in online MBA programs as more and more schools now offer this option to meet the needs of...

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Showing Leadership in Your B-School Application

By - Dec 20, 09:14 AM   Comments [0]

At Stacy Blackman Consulting, we do a lot of thinking about leadership – what is leadership, how best to showcase it, why it matters, and more. If asked what is the single most important quality for business school applications, I would say leadership. While some...

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3 MBA Essay Mistakes That Cost You Admission To Your Dream School

By - Dec 20, 04:57 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Consulting%%www.expartus.com%% Many of the top MBA programs have recently released their admissions decisions. If you were one of the lucky ones to get admitted, congratulations! Getting into business school is no small feat and you should feel proud of this achievement. I also recognize...

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