How Self-Doubt Can Stall Your Career

“FRESH IDEAS FROM THE BLACKLIGHT” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals Even the most prepared and accomplished professionals experience periods of self-doubt. Often, these feelings work on a subconscious level. But if left unaddressed, they can …

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Kellogg Interview: Format, Criteria + Sample Questions

Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management has created arguably the most collaborative culture of all the MBA programs. The single most important question your Kellogg interview must answer is whether you will fit in with …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode #38: For Waitlisted Candidates

MBA candidates who’ve been waitlisted can feel like they’re in some sort of admissions purgatory. In this episode of B-Schooled, our host Erika and her fellow SBC consultant and former MBA admissions director Lisa discuss …

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Stanford’s Deferred MBA Program: Get Accepted

Stanford’s Deferred MBA Program launched in 2010. Like the HBS 2+2 Program, it seeks to identify and cultivate the next generation of global leaders. Our college senior admits say that they have great job opportunities …

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How Should You Use MBA Rankings?

Use MBA rankings as broad way of viewing which programs are ranked high, medium and low. Do your own research on each program’s culture, size, location, career recruiting patterns, and the strength of its alumni …

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B-Schooled Episode #37: A Real Application Review (part 2 of 2)

What in the world happens during an AdCom review of an applicant’s materials? What kinds of things do they consider, and how do they approach the different aspects of a candidates’ materials? In this episode …

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