Tag Archives: GMAT

SBC Launches GMAT, GRE Test Prep Service

Did you know that Stacy Blackman Consulting has added test prep to our suite of MBA admissions services?  We’ve officially launched the Stacy Blackman GMAT and GRE test prep service, which uses a unique approach …

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The R2 Deadline Clock is Ticking…Should You Retake the GMAT?

With about six weeks left before Round 2 deadlines, you may be wondering whether it’s a good idea to retake the GMAT. First off, if your undergraduate GPA was high and you also earn a …

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What Really Happens During an MBA Admissions Committee File Review

You may agonize over your application for months, but an admissions committee member may spend less than 15 minutes reviewing your file. What happens during that critical quarter-hour can literally change your life. This is …

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Elite B-Schools Report Decade of Ever-Climbing GMAT Scores

US News & World Report recently shared interesting data revealing the rather dramatic increase in average GMAT scores reported at the top MBA programs over the past decade. According to data the schools submitted to …

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3 Signs Your MBA Application Should Wait Until Round 2

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s ‘Strictly Business’ MBA blog on U.S. News Round one or round two – deciding when to apply for business school can weigh heavily on many applicants’ minds. In the world of b-school admissions, there’s …

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Best Strategies for GMAT Reading Comprehension

First of all, I will point out: no one strategy will be perfect for everyone.  You’ll need to tweak these suggestions to find what works best for you and your own study plan.  This post will …

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