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How important is experience outside of work for Top 20 MBA? D1 athlete at top 20 undergrad and 700 GMAT.

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I cured cancer, won an Olympic gold medal and have a 780 GMAT. Is that good?

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Those are pretty solid numbers. The ECs are important because they show a) how you'll contribute and b) that you're not boring. I think you have b covered with your D1 sports experience.

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Thanks for that #humblebrag

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Forgot to mention - white male

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D2 looks tough for you unless you are a minority

You'll find your Top 20 just fine, as long as you can be normal in interviews. I was slightly lower athletically, slightly higher GMAT, worked for a family company (i.e. No PwC on my resume), and didn't do s*** outside of work. Landed in the meaty part of that Top 20 you're talking about, and lived to tell the tale.

Oh. And I too am one of the whites. ✊🏻

@c1 #TrumpsAmerica

@IBM1 Haha no, not at all.

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