July 14, 2008
Stacy Blackman’s Weekly Links
Read on for real stories from MBA applicants and students…
In BusinessWeek’s MBA Journal, Scott Clemente tells a tale of two days as he reflects on how he and and his peers have changed after one year at Darden.
Omne is getting nervous as D-Day approaches. With his GMAT scores all over the map, it’s time to take Journey2BSchool’s advice: stay calm and get back into the GMAT flow.
Tryst with MBA is starting to feel the anxieties and pressure that applying to business school creates in almost everyone. Starwalker offers concrete goals and sound advice for dealing with the jitters.
Chanakya is wading through a school selection quandary right now as he tries to decide whether to apply this cycle, and if so, to which schools?
Samantha is peeved that Penn re-named a main building for billionaire businessman Ron Perelman’s ex-wife, a former gossip columnist.
After reviewing his Kellogg outlines, Soni’s MBA Adventure is hard at work addressing some specific essay areas that need finetuning.
Miss Curly Bee lays out what to expect when you’re getting ready to leave for school.
Marquis Parker passes along great info about a new e-Book written by a 2005 alum of Stanford GSB, with survey responses from recent top-MBA alums answering a wide range of questions.