Category Archives: B-Schooled Podcast

B-Schooled Episode #33: Avoid Oversharing with the AdCom

In this episode of B-Schooled, Erika is joined by her SBC colleague Lisa, former Director of MBA Admissions for the full-time and part-time MBA programs at Rice University’s Jones School. They’ll discuss when it is …

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B-Schooled Episode #32: What Do You Bring to an MBA Program?

In order to claim a spot at your dream school, it’s critical that you find a way to let the admissions committee know what your classmates will learn from you and how you’ll be an …

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B-Schooled Episode #31: Tips for Trimming Essays, Application Responses

As any MBA hopeful knows, oftentimes it’s quite a challenge to fit an application, data-form, or essay response into the space provided when restrictive character or word counts are in play. This episode of the …

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B-Schooled Episode #30: Conveying Program Knowledge and Fit

This episode covers a quick admissions update from Harvard Business School, before diving into why it’s important for you to demonstrate your knowledge of and fit with the MBA programs you’re applying to—and how you …

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B-Schooled Episode #29: Why an MBA?

In this episode, we cover why it’s so important to clearly convey the reasons you are pursuing business school. What will an MBA help you achieve that you couldn’t otherwise accomplish? Even though many programs …

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B-Schooled Episode #28: MBA Interview Advice (Part 2 of 2)

In this episode of the B-Schooled podcast, our host Erika welcomes back Beth Tidmarsh—one of Stacy Blackman Consulting’s Flight Testers, as well as a former Kellogg admissions director—to discuss behavioral MBA interviews. They even role-play …

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