Category Archives: General

B-Schools Work to Attract Non-Traditional Applicants

Admissions teams continue to ramp up efforts to attract non-traditional applicants to their MBA programs, says the Graduate Management Admission Council. These prospective students bring unique experiences and skills to business school and the business …

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5 Tips to Help You Speak Up, Boost Confidence

Every day, people in homes and offices across the country face a daunting decision. Do I speak up and risk getting penalized by or embarrassed in front of my friends, family, colleagues, or superiors? Or, …

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A Business School Teaching Style for Every Personality

Many MBA applicants make the same wrong assumption: No matter which top program you attend, the business school teaching style will be more or less the same. While there are similarities across the top-tier programs, …

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Stacy Blackman’s 2019 Year in Review

How is it possible that we are saying goodbye to 2019 and ready to turn the calendar page to a brand-new decade? You know what that means…resolution time! Once again, we resolve to push ourselves …

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Harness the Power of Gratitude

Expressing appreciation for the good things in your life, however trivial they may seem, may be just the medicine to get us through our current national funk. Gratitude has the power to improve our mental …

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