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Concentration: Finance, Strategy
Schools: Chicago (Booth) - Class of 2014
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Profile Review [#permalink] New post 06 Jun 2012, 14:54
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680 GMAT Q50 V31

Applying to Chicago, Kelloggs - Part-time/Weekend

Undergrad: B.S. Mechanical Engineering, India GPA - 71/100 (1st in class of 60)
Grad: M.S. Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Tier 1 US school. GPA - 3.6 Deans Scholarship

Total 8 yrs experience (Manufacturing / Operations)
5 years Entrepreneurship - Turned around and sold businesses.
Incorporated and sold Engineering Consulting company.
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1 year with automotive supplier as an Engineer
1 years with one of the Big 3 Automotive manufacturer as Manager.

Presently working for Fortune 100 as Operations Manager (promoted within last 1year).
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GMAT 1: 730 Q48 V42
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Re: Profile Review [#permalink] New post 06 Jun 2012, 15:03
You have a pretty attractive profile IMO. Do you think you could improve your Verbal score much further?
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Concentration: Finance, Strategy
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Re: Profile Review [#permalink] New post 06 Jun 2012, 15:27
Vandergrad11: I don't want to retake GMAT unless it will be absolutely necessary for these schools.
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Re: Profile Review [#permalink] New post 25 Jun 2012, 08:39
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Hello 01dynamic, thanks for your question.

I do think your overall and your verbal GMAT scores could be potential obstacles, especially since you’re in a highly competitive applicant demographic. For such highly ranked schools, getting your overall score to 700+ and your verbal score as close to 80% as possible could move the needle.

One question: you seem to have solid work experience, so why do you need an MBA? In terms of your post-MBA goals, I encourage you to paint a picture that cohesively ties together your past, present, and future. Demonstrate to the admissions committees that your desired career path necessitates an MBA.

I hope this helps!

Best of luck,
Brian
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Re: Profile Review [#permalink] New post 29 Jul 2012, 17:13
got admitted to Booth :) ........

thank you....
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Re: Profile Review [#permalink] New post 30 Jul 2012, 13:17
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