Tag Archives: MBA application advice

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #74: 3 Tips For Round 2 Applicants

Attention Round 2 applicants: This episode of B-Schooled is for you! While much of our advice regarding each different aspect of your materials remains the same no matter which round you apply in, there are …

Posted in B-Schooled Podcast | Tagged , ,

Common Mistakes Managing MBA Recommenders

We recently worked with a business school applicant who believed poor recommendations were the main reason she didn’t get into any of her dream business schools. She carefully selected her MBA recommenders and gave them …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , , , ,

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 …

Posted in B-Schooled Podcast | Tagged , , ,

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #59: Things to Do Now That Round 1 Is Here

The 2021-2022 MBA application season is officially upon us, with several top business schools having already posted their deadlines, as well as a few programs confirming what their essays will be this year. Now …

Posted in B-Schooled Podcast | Tagged , , , ,

Mitigating a Red Flag in the MBA Application

Nobody likes drawing attention to their past mistakes, academic or otherwise. But when applying for a seat at a competitive business school,  not addressing an apparent red flag does more harm than good. Being …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , , , , ,

Get Into Business School: 7 Tips From MBA Admissions Officers

Demand for the MBA continues to rise due to the economic slowdown triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic. Consequently, countless inquiries to Stacy Blackman Consulting ask what it will take to get into …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,