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Applying: Part 11 (picking your school)

And you’ve done it. You’ve applied, you’ve interviewed, you’ve gotten the magic phone call. I missed the call the first time around, and looking at my phone and seeing that missed call was one of those moments that is great … Continue reading

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Applying: Part 10 (waiting again…)

After the interviews comes another wait. A very long and anxious wait that will have you pulling your hair out. The upside is that it’s likely that once you finish your interview at the first school you will still be … Continue reading

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Applying: Part 9 (interviews)

At this point the application process is almost over. If you’ve gotten the interview invite then congrats! You deserve it! I’m going to keep this post fairly GSB-centric since the interviews for all of my schools were similar. I received … Continue reading

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Applying: Part 8 (waiting…)

Congratulations! You’ve made it through the process of picking schools, deciding on the consultant question, securing your recommenders, writing essays, sorting out your work experience, refining your resume and taking the GMAT. You filled out your personal info, answered the … Continue reading

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Applying: Part 7 (GMAT)

The GMAT. Probably the only part of applying to bschool that could match the essays for the level of fun-ness. Now, some readers might believe that I am writing these “Applying” posts in the order these events should probably take … Continue reading

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Applying: Part 6 (resume)

Yup, I’m not really going to be much help on this one. The best thing I can do to help is to summarize some things I did (or wish I did). The resume is a great opportunity. Don’t just turn … Continue reading

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Applying: Part 5 (work experience)

I didn’t have very much work experience when I applied to the GSB. My resume was filled up mostly by a variety of summer internships that lasted about two months and school-year jobs that were only a couple of hours … Continue reading

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