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4 Tips to Stand Out While Working Remotely

“Fresh Ideas From the Blacklight” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals You know the saying, “Out of sight, out of mind”? If you’re currently working remotely, do not let that happen to you. These are scary …


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Class Size Increase at Harvard Business School

Harvard Business School has announced it will temporarily expand its enrollment for the MBA Classes of 2023 and 2024. In late spring, the school offered deferrals to anyone who wanted to postpone their enrollment in …


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Michigan Ross Offers Test Waiver for 2020-2021

The Michigan Ross School of Business made an important announcement this week regarding its 2020-2021 admissions requirements. While reviewing Round 1 applications, the admissions team encountered several instances of applicants facing hardships caused by COVID-19. …


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Tips for the Darden MBA Interview

Is the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business on your shortlist of dream MBA programs? Then be sure to check out this Darden MBA interview advice straight from the admissions team. Unlike at some …


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Interview Advice for Wharton MBA Applicants

Every year, top business schools receive thousands of applications for admission, but they only admit an average of 25% of those who apply. The story is no different at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, …


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Breaking Down 5 MBA Admissions Myths

Business school hopefuls, particularly those targeting elite programs, often fall prey to certain admissions myths circulating the interwebs. Today, we’re going to do a little myth-busting of five common misconceptions about the MBA application process. …


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HBS Appoints Srikant Datar as New Dean

Harvard Business School’s Dean Nitin Nohria had planned to step down in June 2o2o. Then, the COVID-19 crisis exploded. So, Nohria decided to remain at the helm of HBS for the rest of the year. …


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B-Schooled Episode #25: Part-Time MBA Programs

In this episode of the B-Schooled podcast, our host Erika welcomes Bill Chionis, one of Stacy Blackman Consulting’s experts on part-time (PT) MBA programs. They have a discussion about: • Whether or not we’ve seen …


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B-Schooled Episode #24: COVID Updates and First Dings

The last several days have brought us Wall Street Journal articles about rising application numbers at the top b-schools, as well as news for all Round 1 HBS hopefuls. That’s why this week’s episode of …


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