Author Archive - Admissionado

Your B-School Application in 12 Easy Steps

By - Dec 17, 11:11 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you’re staring down the barrel of the Round Two deadline, revving your engines for Round Three, or you’re a super crazy efficient planner scouring the internet in preparation for applying next year, do yourself a favor and put your work down for a hot...

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Making the Most Out of MBA Round Two

By - Dec 11, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

Round Two is coming. Do yourself a favor and step away from the essays for a hot minute. That’s right. Put them down. Now step away. Slowly…slowly…good. Now is NOT the time to: Buy yourself a thousand bucks worth of lavender essential oils from Amazon in an attempt...

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Stanford GSB Round 2 Application Resource Round-Up!

By - Dec 10, 17:00 PM   Comments [0]

The Stanford GSB Round 2 App deadline is fast approaching, and to make your life easier (because, come on, we all know what the round 2 deadline crunch looks and feels like), we’ve decided to round up ALL our Stanford resources into one handy-dandy blog...

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Tuesday Q&A: What if I’ve Never Been Promoted?

By - Dec 10, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Question: I have over 10 years of work experience but no promotion to management. How does that affect my application? Answer: You may be familiar with this optical illusion: One of the lines looks bigger than the other because of the other lines/arrows around it. But really,...

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Harvard Round 2 MBA Application Resource Round-Up!

By - Dec 10, 08:25 AM   Comments [0]

The Harvard Round 2 MBA Application deadline is careening towards you, and to make your life easier (because, come on, the round 2 deadline crunch can be super painful), we’ve decided to round up ALL our Harvard resources into one handy-dandy blog post for your...

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Stanford GSB Round 2 App: Resource Round-Up!

By - Dec 2, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford GSB Round 2 App deadline is fast approaching, and to make your life easier (because, come on, we all know what the round 2 deadline crunch looks and feels like), we’ve decided to round up ALL our Stanford resources into one handy-dandy blog...

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Michelle: Confessions from Being a Round 1 Applicant

By - Nov 25, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Now that I’ve wrapped up my Round 1 applications, this will be my last official post. (Tragic, I know). When I decided to enter the Admissionado Blogger Contest, I had no idea having my own blog would be so much fun. Alas, my application journey...

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Walter: Goodnight and Good Luck!

By - Nov 20, 14:39 PM   Comments [0]

As I await interview calls for the R1 schools, I’m gearing up for next set of my applications. The good part is that I already have my stories on paper in a deep introspective way. My recommenders are more than willing to...

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Tuesday Q&A: Can One-Year MBA Programs Help With Career Changes?

By - Nov 19, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

To be totally frank about it, it IS much harder to make a big career change in a one-year program, because you don’t get the chance to intern...

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Axolotl: Come On, Stanford!

By - Nov 14, 11:00 AM   Comments [0]

So after submitting over a month ago, still no news! We’re on Week 2, Day 8 of 22, of Interview Watch and there’s radio silence from the Powers That Be at the GSB other than a rude update e-mail on...

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