Admission Consultants

EMBA: The Ultimate Guide for Applicants

By - Jun 7, 06:03 AM   Comments [0]

So, you’re considering an EMBA? Congratulations on considering this next step in your educational and professional journey! Still, the road to an EMBA acceptance can be complicated and unwieldy – especially if you’ve been out of the school-loop for a long time. But on the plus side,...

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Our Challenge to YOU: Be the Change

By - Jun 5, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

The events of the last few weeks, let alone the last few months, have left me feeling, well, a lot:  anger, sadness, disappointment, discomfort, and yet hope for a better tomorrow. But I know that is nothing compared to what our black friends, neighbors, colleagues,...

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How to Tackle the Columbia Business School MBA Essays

By - Jun 5, 09:57 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School just posted its deadlines for the Class of 2023, along with a new essay question that goes further than before to push candidates to get personal. Unlike its M7 rivals, Columbia operates on a rolling admissions process – both for early and regular...

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MBA Admissions Advice for Applicants from Asia

By - Jun 4, 13:51 PM   Comments [0]

Join our free, live webinar, A Winning MBA Admissions Strategy for SE Asian Applicants, on June 6/7 (depending on your time zone). I’m hosting this one-hour strategy session designed for students from the ASEAN region, along with my Fortuna Admissions colleagues Judith Silverman Hodara, Nonie Mackie and...

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COVID-19 MBA Admissions Forecast

By - Jun 4, 05:31 AM   Comments [0]

About two weeks into the coronavirus pandemic, when the paralysis and shock started to fade,  the volume of inquiries for round one MBA deadlines sharply increased at SBC. Many in the business school consulting field expect to see a COVID-19 MBA admissions spike during the...

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HBS Class of 2020 Selects Four Faculty Teaching Award Recipients

By - Jun 3, 08:04 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Harvard Business School’s MBA Class of 2020 has marked the end of their studies with the school’s annual commencement ceremony – virtually, of course. As part of the occasion, the class voted to select four recipients of this year’s HBS Faculty Teaching Award. HBS’s...

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B-Schooled Episode #6: Strengthening Your Quantitative Profile

By - Jun 3, 06:09 AM   Comments [0]

In this week’s episode of the B-Schooled podcast, our host Erika and fellow SBC admissions consultant (and former Kellogg adcom) Caryn have a discussion that covers: Several tactics applicants can use to strengthen their quantitative profiles What applicants should do if they have not taken the GMAT...

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Last Chance! FREE Expert Advice on Getting Into HBS

By - Jun 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our free one-hour webinar, Get Accepted to Harvard Business School, is coming up this week, but it’s not too late to register and join us! This informative and engaging session, led by our founder and CEO Linda Abraham, will clue you in to what the HBS adcom is...

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We Are All in This Together

By - Jun 2, 05:29 AM   Comments [0]

Stacy Blackman Consulting does not often comment on politics or current events outside of the realm of business school. We have stayed quietly cocooned in our b-school-centric world. However, the events of the past few months — let alone weeks — have demonstrated that there is...

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Does Your Social Media Presence Affect Your MBA Application?

By - Jun 2, 01:44 AM   Comments [0]

High school students embarking on college applications should watch their step on social media platforms. That’s common wisdom, and it’s true. By now, we’ve all heard stories about acceptances being rescinded or applications being denied because of bad behavior online—in one particularly dramatic instance in...

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