August Academy

Operation Varsity Blues!

By - Mar 27, 04:18 AM   Comments [0]

A scenario that I face often: “How can we get my son(/daughter) into Stanford!” This is a question that I’ve been on the receiving end of, several times. Also, this is a question that I always receive with mixed emotions. The reason parents want their children to get...

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Ayaz: Marketing Research/Consulting -> Multiple top 10 schools

By - Mar 14, 23:53 PM   Comments [0]

I succeeded in getting 2 interview calls from the T10 schools and eventually received 1 admit with scholarship and 1 waitlist which are great results given my profile. Coming off an unsuccessful application season I decided to work with August Academy on 3 schools (1 reach...

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Ayaz: Marketing Research/Consulting -> Multiple top 10 schools

By - Mar 14, 23:53 PM   Comments [0]

I succeeded in getting 2 interview calls from the T10 schools and eventually received 1 admit with scholarship and 1 waitlist which are great results given my profile. Coming off an unsuccessful application season I decided to work with August Academy on 3 schools (1 reach...

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Deepa: Technology/Banking -> London Business School

By - Mar 13, 04:20 AM   Comments [0]

The best part of working with Karthik is that he would have you write your own essays/applications in your own style. He would guide you on to approach them, guide you with making them more coherent. The decision to pursue an international MBA is a big...

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Deepa: Technology/Banking -> London Business School

By - Mar 13, 04:20 AM   Comments [0]

The best part of working with Karthik is that he would have you write your own essays/applications in your own style. He would guide you on to approach them, guide you with making them more coherent. The decision to pursue an international MBA is a big...

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Kavya: HR Consulting -> Emory/Georgetown

By - Mar 13, 04:15 AM   Comments [0]

The application process can be overwhelming, and he helped me navigate the process. I approached Karthik late in November, cutting it quite close to the R2 deadlines. After an initial discussion, Karthik helped me shortlist the schools that I could realistically apply to – broadly classifying...

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Kavya: HR Consulting -> Emory/Georgetown

By - Mar 13, 04:15 AM   Comments [0]

The application process can be overwhelming, and he helped me navigate the process. I approached Karthik late in November, cutting it quite close to the R2 deadlines. After an initial discussion, Karthik helped me shortlist the schools that I could realistically apply to – broadly classifying...

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Jitesh: Banking/Marketing Communications -> Columbia

By - Mar 13, 03:55 AM   Comments [0]

I began my conversations with Karthik with an introductory phone call, and as someone who was looking for a ‘2nd MBA’, what struck me was the optimism in his tone which was positive but at the same time, quite realistic. I eventually worked with Karthik for...

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Jitesh: Banking/Marketing Communications -> Columbia

By - Mar 13, 03:55 AM   Comments [0]

I began my conversations with Karthik with an introductory phone call, and as someone who was looking for a ‘2nd MBA’, what struck me was the optimism in his tone which was positive but at the same time, quite realistic. I eventually worked with Karthik for...

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Anees: Sports Medicine -> Minnesota Carlson

By - Mar 13, 03:47 AM   Comments [0]

After failing to secure interviews in the previous admissions season, I decided to work with an admissions consult to improve my chances. During the profile review with Karthik, he reviewed my profile from adcom’s perspective and he immediately found that I lacked the focus in...

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