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Best Paying Jobs in Finance and the MBA

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Jan 31, 2022

The MBA is an important stepping stone to a finance career. In fact, it’s often seen as a gatekeeper to the best paying jobs in finance. Business school students [...]

How to Find Your GMAT Motivation

by Target Test Prep on Jan 28, 2022

For better or worse, your GMAT score likely will have a significant impact on both your business school candidacy and your long-term career path. The higher you score on [...]

Thanking Your Business School Recommenders

by Vantage Point MBA on Jan 27, 2022

If you’re like many of our clients applying to business school in Round 2, you may have put the finishing touches on one of your last applications this week. [...]

MBA Planning Week 2: Enhancing Your Extracurricular Profile

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 25, 2022

Planning to apply to business school in 2022 (or beyond)? Get started now with Personal MBA Coach’s 2022 MBA Planning tips. Check out week 2 today: Enhancing Your [...]

Is Finance a Good Career Path and Why?

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Jan 24, 2022

Is finance a good career path? For many MBA hopefuls, the answer is a resounding yes. To help you decide, we’re going to take a look at a variety [...]

MBA Essay Advice – Chicago Booth

by Vantage Point MBA on Jan 21, 2022

With the Round 2 deadline quickly approaching, you might be sitting down to tackle your Booth application over the holiday break. With an urban location as well as an [...]

MBA Planning Week 1: Make Your Career Work Harder for You

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 18, 2022

Eat healthier. Exercise more. Get organized. These may be some of the new year’s resolutions you had in mind. But for those of you hoping to apply to [...]

MBA Recommendation Letter Sample: Good or Bad?

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Jan 17, 2022

Burning Questions Applicants Have About MBA Recommendation Letters Is it wise to show sample materials to your recommenders? What are examples of feedback I could give [...]

Face Off: UCLA Anderson vs USC Marshall

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Jan 12, 2022

The school selection process for MBA applicants can seem overwhelming. With so many great business schools, how do you decide which one is right for you? In SBC’s blog [...]

Personal MBA Coach’s EMBA Program Overview

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 11, 2022

With EMBA deadlines for schools such as MIT, Columbia and Cornell approaching in just a matter of weeks, it is officially EMBA application season. To help you begin [...]

B-Schooled Podcast Episode #82: Interview with UT McCombs Adcom Director, Rodrigo Malta

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Jan 10, 2022

If you’re interested in the University of Texas Austin McCombs School of Business, this is a can’t-miss episode! Erika interviews Rodrigo Malta, Managing Director, MBA Recruiting and Admissions at [...]

Negotiating Business School Scholarships – It Doesn’t Hurt to Ask

by Vantage Point MBA on Jan 7, 2022

If you were lucky enough to emerge from the Round 1 business school application process with one or more acceptances in hand, congrats! It was competitive year, made even [...]

Personal MBA Coach’s MBA Application Checklist

by Personal MBA Coach on Jan 5, 2022

  With less than three weeks left until MBA application deadlines, it is time to make your list and check it twice. While most checklists will [...]

How to Get Faster at GMAT Verbal

by Target Test Prep on Jan 4, 2022

People often wonder how to get faster at GMAT Verbal, and it’s not surprising that they do. After all, the Verbal Reasoning section of the GMAT gives you only [...]

MBA Applicants and Executive Presence

by Stacy Blackman Consulting on Jan 3, 2022

What is executive presence? The answer is often a maddening, “I can’t define it, but I know it when I see it.” Not exactly helpful for anyone trying to [...]