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Have others applied/are applying to biz schools and plan on taking a break from this madness? If so what what were you A and B choices?

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Yes and yes. Probably not worth the opportunity cost $$ could've made but some times you just need a life hiatus

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Nope. And for the cost reasons Lazard already mentioned. Can't justify it for myself.

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