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What does a HBS deferral really mean? What are my chances?

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I heard about 1/3 chance of getting an interview next round. Of course depending on your profile

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Same boat sigh

Same!!

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What happens when you leave firm with negative vacation days?

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That’s it . Thank you for attending this Ted Talk.

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Guys, how's the career and salary growth at a senior level (Sr.manager) at Tata Consultancy? Also what are the distinguishable benefits at TCS?

I am currently evaluating offer

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As far as asset allocations do you approach all of your investment accounts similarly?

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Curious about different approaches and strategies I may not be thinking about.

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Anyone referring for BizOps or BU Strategy roles? If so, please PM me.

For context I have 2 years of post-MBA strategy consulting experience.

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Any Waitlist success stories here? I’m on the WL at four programs..taking MBA Math and retaking the GRE at the end of the month, but trying to figure out what else has worked for people in the past

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This might be a dumb question but for official transcripts, can I just mail them from my university and scan them into my application if the program asks for it? Thank you!

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Folks that got into GSB round 1 - did you do all the optional essays? I’m trying to figure out how many I should do

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Does it look bad to admissions if you apply from a firm like Deloitte but without sponsorship?

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I'm getting railed by these GMAT prep questions. First week in studying... Is this normal?

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How do you maintain hotel and airline status while in B school?

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Got into Columbia a few weeks ago. When do they send info about merit scholarships?

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Hi! I am curious about the pros/cons of applying to R2 or R3 rather than in R1 for MBA programs? Can someone shed some light please? Thank you

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Last min verbal tips? Taking gmat in a couple days.

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Thought’s on TTP’s Verbal module? Is it worth drilling into like their Quant?

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Without going into detail about scores, took GMAT and scored same as first practice. Studying for a long time - MPrep, GMAT software questions I've seen and can explain. What's wrong with my studying

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Advice on what to target for gmat?
Currently at a T2 with 3 YOE and will be starting at a MM PE next year. I plan on doing my two years and then potentially mba or staying at the fund.
I’m first generation, immigrant, and URM. Would have some solid recs from people who went to HSW if I decide to apply. TIA!

Does Carnegie Mellon Tepper carry any prestige / brand value outside of tech, and globally?

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What are my chances at Top 25 Full-time or Top-10 Part-time?

GPA: 3.5 from Top LAC
Work exp: Boutique consulting (2 years- with an early promo) and Corp. Dev ( 2 Years)
GMAT: 650
Profile: URM Male
Service: college admissions consultant, cultural group leader, admissions at my undergrad

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I’m sure this varies but I’d be curious to hear a few takes: how formal of a “recommender packet” are you putting together? I’ve seen examples that are quite comprehensive with letter writing tips, summaries of questions asked by each school, in addition to examples of accomplishments and traits to write to. Both of my recommenders have MBA backgrounds and currently work with me, so I don’t want to make this overkill but want to make sure I give sufficient info as well

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When should you start attending school events/visits/talking to current students/alumni etc? (hope to apply fall 21)

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Is an MBA justifiable if I’ve got a Computer Science MS (top 10 program)? Want to have impressive credentials but don’t want to spend my whole life in school

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How did you prepare for your admissions interviews? Did you use any helpful resources?

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