Any fellow Hispanics/Latinos willing to discuss MBA application experience? Do you think you got a leg up/lower bar just for being H/L? Wondering whether I should consider this as a factor when picking target schools

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I'm looking for suggestions.
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YOE- 6+ Years.

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