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 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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The Best U.S. Business Schools of 2016 – The Ranking Of MBA Rankings

By - Nov 23, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

The business school rankings of 2016 agree about one thing – Harvard Business School is the #1 school in the US. There is also general consensus that Stanford GSB is close behind. But does the sum of the five major media rankings this year suggest...

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Tips to Help You Ace Every B-School Interview Format

By - Nov 23, 07:36 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’ve already received an interview invitation or are hoping to get an invite over the next few weeks, you want to make sure you’re prepared to do your best when the big day arrives. As you might suspect, the admissions interview is the place...

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Time to Thank Your MBA Supporters

By - Nov 22, 08:44 AM   Comments [0]

It’s Thanksgiving week in the United States, and on Thursday, millions of people will take a break to reflect on everything they have to be grateful for. It’s a good time for MBA hopefuls to do the same. If you applied to schools in Round 1,...

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Kellogg Adds 11 New Courses

By - Nov 22, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has introduced eleven new courses, including several that have come out of the school’s efforts to promote cross-disciplinary learning. Announcing the changes, Kellogg emphasized the importance of broad and modern coursework in preparing students for their roles...

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Volatility plagues (yet) another MBA program ranking

By - Nov 21, 14:33 PM   Comments [0]

At Vantage Point, we have a love-hate relationship with the rankings. On one hand they provide a directional indication of the quality of MBA programs and competitiveness of admission. On the other, complex and/or subjective ranking methodologies and the volatility that ensues can be misleading....

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New Scholarship Resource Open to MBA Applicants

By - Nov 21, 12:44 PM   Comments [0]

Did you know that U.S. student loan debt exceeded $1.3 trillion in 2015? Business school is an expensive investment, and it’s never too early to start figuring out how you will pay for it. Interestingly enough, more than 50% of business school applicants said they would attend...

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GMAT Success Strategies are Yours for the Taking!

By - Nov 21, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

Our recent webinar The GMAT: Low Scores, Retaking & Strategies for Success was a huge success – Linda Abraham demystified the GMAT and provided loads of helpful advice. If you missed it live, the recording is now available! This article originally appeared on Applying to a top...

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