Category Archives: B-Schooled Podcast

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #65: Career Narratives for Those with Several Employers

Have you bounced around in your career a bit? If so, you’ll need to be strategic in how you communicate your career story — and future career goals — to MBA admissions committees. This …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode #64: European MBA Program FAQs

Today’s B-Schooled is a follow-up to episode 56, which gave a general overview of European MBA programs. Once again Cathy, an INSEAD graduate and one of Stacy Blackman Consulting’s European MBA experts, answers frequently …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode #63: 5 MBA Applicant Pitfalls

No MBA hopeful approaches the application process with the intention of sabotaging their shot at their dream school. But that’s exactly what many MBA candidates unknowingly do. This B-Schooled episode covers five of those …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode #62: How to Approach the HBS Essay

The open-ended Harvard Business School essay strikes fear into the hearts of many MBA candidates. As does the fact that it has no word limit! How in the heck should you approach your response? …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode #61: The Importance of Extracurriculars

It’s time for a 2021 update to a previous B-Schooled episode on extracurriculars! We discuss what MBA applicants can and should do if they’re light on extracurriculars, volunteer work, and community service, either during …

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B-Schooled Podcast Episode #60: Calling All Social Impact Applicants!

If you’re an MBA hopeful who’s passionate about social impact, don’t miss this week’s podcast episode featuring Chandler Arnold, a Stanford MBA, SBC consultant and social-impact executive. Chandler shares advice for those in social-impact …

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