MBA Fairs Articles

5 Tips on Making the Most of an MBA Fair

by on Jan 12, 2016

In order to really get a feel for the atmosphere at a school, you need to understand the profile of the people the school attracts, of its administrative staff, and [...]

What to Do at an MBA Info Session

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Nov 28, 2015

As Round 2 deadlines inch closer, several top programs are hitting the road and holding informational sessions in cities across the world. If you have the opportunity to attend one [...]

Chicago Booth Celebrates 9th Annual Women's Week

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on May 3, 2013

The Chicago Booth School of Business extended an open invitation to both newly accepted MBA candidates as well as prospective applicants to attend one of the multiple diversity events held [...]

Network Your Way to an Admit with the 2012 QS World MBA Tour

by Beat The GMAT on Aug 15, 2012

Are you looking at MBA programs from the world's best business schools but don't have the time or resources to travel to each campus? Or maybe you're interested in MBA [...]

How to Narrow Down Your B-School Application List

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Aug 15, 2012

This post originally appeared on Stacy’s “Strictly Business” MBA blog on So you’ve decided you want an MBA. You’ve ordered transcripts, taken the GMAT or will soon do so, [...]

Lesson Seven: How To Interact With The Schools To Improve Your Admissions Chances

by Beat The GMAT on Sep 22, 2011

The following video is a preview from our new Navigating the MBA Admissions Process course, which teaches applicants how to successfully approach MBA admissions from start to finish.  This clip [...]

Everything About MBA Admissions in 10 Videos

by Beat The GMAT on Jul 13, 2011

[youtube][/youtube] MBA applicants don’t have easy choices when it comes to finding expert advice on MBA admissions.  Usually the options are: scouring the web for free advice (time consuming and can [...]

Admissions Tip: Off-Campus Information Sessions

by Clear Admit on Sep 4, 2010

For all those applicants who have recently opened a calendar to plot out the next few months only to realize they can’t possibly fit in campus visits on top of [...]

Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Going Beyond School Websites

by Clear Admit on Jun 14, 2010

Today we want to offer some tips on engaging the community of one’s target programs.  Communicating with b-school insiders can be beneficial for a number of reasons; in addition to [...]