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Former enlisted vet, little less than 2 YOE in consulting out of Ivy undergrad (non-HYPS), 3.5 GPA in CS, 710 GMAT. I’m thinking of waiting another year for additional experience and am considering sc… more

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Is it competitive to get an IB job from a T15 or do I need to go to M7 to have a good shot?

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How many investment banks recruit at Booth? What’s its placement rate into IB?

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How many times can you take the EA? I’ve heard some people say they raised it from 2 times, but haven’t found anything online to confirm this

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Anyone use Debbie Choy (MBAMission), Heidi Hillis (Fortuna), or Tatiana Nemo (Fortuna) for apps? If so, what was it like, particularly essay support?

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What are target schools for finance recruitment in EU/UK ?

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Anyone here from the Booth EMBA based in London?

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Waitlisted this spring for Darden EMBA program. With school starting in two weeks, I'm thinking the chances are miniscule that I'll be pulled off the waitlist. Anyone been invited to enroll … more

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Hi prospective MBA applicants! I’m looking to expand my admissions consulting business, something I’ve been doing informally for a while. If you haven’t been impressed with the guidance you’ve receive… more

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What gifts did people get recommenders? What budget did you spend? Looking for ideas - thanks!

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Do our job titles on apps need to match HR system exactly for background check? Mine is a bit long and I usually shorten on my resume

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How necessary is an extracurricular for MBA apps? I work a ton of hours and don’t have a lot of time or interest in any activity that I could reasonably put on an app. I spend the little free time I h… more

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Does Alix partners have formal on campus MBA recruiting?

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How’s Canada from a job perspective for IB/PE/VC? I tried searching for jobs on LinkedIn and wasn’t able to find much in Canada. Any Canadian 🐠 willing to shed some light?

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Hi all, curious to know if anyone’s heard from CBS (ED)? How long did it take from the day of submission to when you heard from them? I’ve applied 5 weeks back and still no response

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Thoughts on GA Tech or Emory MBA? I am in Atlanta and would like to stay here for my MBA, but do not want to waste time/money if it’s brand is not valued by top firms.

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Im lucky enough to have the funds to pay for my MBA outright. Is there any reason I should say I’m going to try to get a loan on my app? Should I consider getting a loan? Does this affect my chances a… more

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Anyone want to kick essays back and forth? Ive written my columbia, yale and consortium essays but am getting stuck on MIT and HBS

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Why is Booth ranked so highly? I see people saying it’s right behind Wharton, but anecdotally people I know choose any other M7 over Booth. Their acceptance rate is also the highest out of M7 even tho… more

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I really want to do an MBA, but recently lost a family member, and now have an elderly dependent to take care of. All my target schools will require me to move country. I have 3-4 YoE - probably too l… more

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MBA poll: should you live with fellow MBAs / roommates or live alone during MBA?

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Does being a reapplication at HBS really not matter?

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Looking to take an in-person GMAT prep course this fall in Manhattan. Does anyone recommend a specific one? Looking at Manhattan Prep or Princeton Review. Any suggestions or past experiences would be … more

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Anyone was able to get a grant for part time mba ? I am woman (brown if it matters). Any grants available for part time MBAs through some voluntary work etc.?

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How long are winter breaks in business school?

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For international applicants, how it works the GPA part? (The grade system is 0 to 1 in my University for example) And been the first generation in college, ECs, WE... this things are relevant in whi… more

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How would you rate IESE MBA (Top3 Euro school in Barcelona) vs US Schools? Asking as a European (German).

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What is the post-mba product manager level at each FAANG?

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Anyone here study for the CPA during a full-time MBA program? How’d it go?

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Any CBS ED applicants heard back on interviews / rejections? What does the average timeline of response look like?

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For those admitted this year, are you planning to go despite the recent COVOD cases spike? Or do you think about deferring ?

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How high can I aim T10 possible? I am an Indian guy, went to penn state undergrad, graduated with a 3.4 gpa in finance, been working at a credit rating agency for 4 years (think s&p/Moody’s/Fitch)… more

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When listing awards and honors on applications, should we include those received through work? Or is it purely academic and extracurricular?

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For current management consultants pursuing a full time 1 Year MBA program, what are your post-MBA plans? Why are you pursuing a 1 Year program? Do you want to pivot out of consulting?

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Should an Asian Male with a 3.0 from state school and 720 GMAT from PWC target T15 or T25?

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Beyond HSW, are there any particular schools that are good for developing entrepreneurs?

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Trying to see if MBA is worth for me - I've just accepted an account director at an agency for $140K, 6 yoe, and trying to seek for MBA in order to transition into tech marketing. I heard that it&… more

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Applying to Wharton, CBS, NYU, MIT Round 1, wondering what else I should add based on my stats: 750 (48Q, 44V, 5IR - is this a flag?) 3.7 GPA in accounting T50 4 YOE at matriculation at Big 4 Audit wi… more

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Apply to HWS CBS and Booth round one. Should I add/revise. Stats below MBB for 2 years, exited to a manger role at a unicorn startup 3.9 from HYPS, 334 GRE Standard ECs. Likely want to go back to … more

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Am I aiming too high? What schools are targets and which are stretch? Schools: Johnson, UCLA, Duke, Darden, CBS, Haas, Tuck, Booth, Kellogg ORM - South Asian WE: 4 years, all KPMG in management c… more

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