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Is There a ‘Right’ Age for Business School?

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Dec 31, 2018

The profile of the typical business school applicant has changed significantly over the past decade. Once upon a time, few would contemplate applying without first having the requisite five to [...]

Last Minute Letter of Recommendation Tips

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 28, 2018

Whether you dragged your feet in asking for an LOR or your recommender has had too many other things on his/her plate, you might find yourself in a crunch to [...]

MBA and Social Entrepreneurship

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Dec 24, 2018

The notion of using a management degree to do good while doing well has grown in popularity on today’s business school campuses, where an ever-increasing number of students plan on [...]

Your MBA Application Checklist

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 19, 2018

With just a few weeks left until MBA application deadlines, it is time to make your list and check it twice. While most checklists will merely cover the basics, Personal [...]

Leverage your Banking Resume to get an MBA at Harvard, Wharton or Stanford

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Dec 18, 2018

The strong work ethic associated with investment bankers and money managers and the prestige that comes with working for a big brand are attributes that business schools such as Harvard, [...]

Can I Really Finish My Applications In Time?

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 12, 2018

It is hard to believe that December is upon us and the first round 2 application deadline is just 4 weeks away (see deadline summary below). The holiday season is [...]

Personal MBA Coach’s Top 4 Pieces of Advice For MBA Hopefuls

by Personal MBA Coach on Dec 5, 2018

Advising MBA candidates is my life’s passion. Over the last 11 years, I have given countless applicants advice through one-on-one consulting sessions, blogs, e-books, webinars and in-person presentations throughout the [...]