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# Harvard 2013 (HBS) - Calling All Applicants

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17 Oct 2012, 16:31
anyone from China / East Asia got invites?

Can anyone tell me the GMAT Club-equivalent in China??? Would like to take a look too...
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17 Oct 2012, 17:00
Griffin87 wrote:
Everything works out in the end. No email from Harvard at noon, but got into Columbia at 1. Funny how things happen.

Posted from my mobile device

Congrats!
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17 Oct 2012, 18:35
geogman wrote:
anyone from China / East Asia got invites?

Can anyone tell me the GMAT Club-equivalent in China??? Would like to take a look too...

Chasedream.com
http://forum.chasedream.com/North_Ameri ... 9-1-1.html
One Chinese reported getting an invitation.

Hope it helps!

zaneflj wrote:
Sarajevo123 wrote:
jst curious.. anyone outside of the US get any invites yet?

nope,as long as I can see on the GMATCLUB Chinese copycat,no invites yet.

Aren't you the zaneflj that claims to have received an invite in the link above??
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17 Oct 2012, 20:39
DSM129 wrote:
hopkins87 wrote:
Any NGO/Non-profit candidates receive invites? North America or elsewhere?

I'm an NGO/Non-profit candidate based in Israel and I did not receive anything yet...

I am non-profit/VC guy in India and didn't get any invite.
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17 Oct 2012, 20:52
Anyone from India? Engineering?
I am pinning my hope on the fact that this will form a large pool and hence the invites would be sent out towards the end...
fingers crossed
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17 Oct 2012, 20:57
vicky615 wrote:
DSM129 wrote:
hopkins87 wrote:
Any NGO/Non-profit candidates receive invites? North America or elsewhere?

I'm an NGO/Non-profit candidate based in Israel and I did not receive anything yet...

I am non-profit/VC guy in India and didn't get any invite.

Someone posted on my blog that they are in India and got the invite. Just saying, as that definitely throws the geogrpahy factor out of question.

Let's stop contemplating what happened. A more conducive discussion would be on how you are spending the next 7 days. The anxiety should be amazingly high, as not only are you waiting for HBS, Wharton starts releasing invites on the 23rd! I am going to Goa for an office offsite on Saturday and am out till Tuesday (23rd). You can count on me sitting on the beach, sipping jack and coke, looking at the sun go down and contemplating if its sunset on my apps too haha. Of course if a gorgeous woman trying to catch her beach ball trips over me and we fall in love, that wouldn't be so bad and would truly solace me

Cheers!
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17 Oct 2012, 21:29
str1der wrote:
Someone posted on my blog that they are in India and got the invite. Just saying, as that definitely throws the geogrpahy factor out of question.

Let's stop contemplating what happened. A more conducive discussion would be on how you are spending the next 7 days. The anxiety should be amazingly high, as not only are you waiting for HBS, Wharton starts releasing invites on the 23rd! I am going to Goa for an office offsite on Saturday and am out till Tuesday (23rd). You can count on me sitting on the beach, sipping jack and coke, looking at the sun go down and contemplating if its sunset on my apps too haha. Of course if a gorgeous woman trying to catch her beach ball trips over me and we fall in love, that wouldn't be so bad and would truly solace me

Cheers!

Fingers crossed for that beach ball dropping in the right spot!
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17 Oct 2012, 23:49
astrochris wrote:
Guys, everyone who has posted giving up hope could be waitisted as well, and then accepted! Or you might get in to another school and imagine "Wow, if I had gotten into HBS, I would have never XYZ". Stay positive!

Warren Buffett didn't get into HBS but got to Columbia
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18 Oct 2012, 00:23
ilya.b wrote:
Warren Buffett didn't get into HBS but got to Columbia

Mitt Romney and George Bush got into HBS

Wait, I might not get anywhere
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18 Oct 2012, 00:32
How come pike got denied without an interview?
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18 Oct 2012, 00:42
Anyone from 2+2 got an invite or ding? Still waiting on my decision...
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18 Oct 2012, 01:18
taksi wrote:
It is times like these when I turn to advice of one of the greatest moral philosophers of our time: Carrie Bradshaw. In her words "As we drive along this road called life, occasionally a gal will find herself a little lost. And when that happens, I guess she has to let go of the coulda, shoulda, woulda, buckle up and just keep going.”

Haha
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18 Oct 2012, 01:36
taksi wrote:
It is times like these when I turn to advice of one of the greatest moral philosophers of our time: Carrie Bradshaw. In her words "As we drive along this road called life, occasionally a gal will find herself a little lost. And when that happens, I guess she has to let go of the coulda, shoulda, woulda, buckle up and just keep going.”

I seriously thought Carrie Bradshaw was some philosopher I hadn't heard of before I looked her up on Google!
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18 Oct 2012, 01:55
niksworth wrote:
taksi wrote:
It is times like these when I turn to advice of one of the greatest moral philosophers of our time: Carrie Bradshaw. In her words "As we drive along this road called life, occasionally a gal will find herself a little lost. And when that happens, I guess she has to let go of the coulda, shoulda, woulda, buckle up and just keep going.”

I seriously thought Carrie Bradshaw was some philosopher I hadn't heard of before I looked her up on Google!

Same here:)))
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18 Oct 2012, 02:16
Hi everyone,

Congrats to those of you who got the invite... Has anyone from Europe in Consulting (MBB) gotten one?

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18 Oct 2012, 02:53
Really, I don't think they sent invitations according to clusters... It would be unfair against specific industry/regions clusters right? At least because they would give to those less time to find an interview slot in hub cities...

Rather, I would focus on Dee's statement "No secret patterns as to which go out on the 17th vs. the 24th". Last years she used to mention specific splits or distributions of invitations, this year she didn't. I like to take this as a sign of a 50/50 distribution...

And by the way guys, the number of invitations that go out on a specific day DOES NOT INFLUENCE your odds of being interviewed. Your profile has strengths or weaknesses with no regard to the invitation bucket you belong to. The probability stuff can be applied to the applicant group as a whole, not to individuals. So, my suggestion is enjoy life!!!
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18 Oct 2012, 02:57
Rather,
MedicMBAFanatic wrote:
I would focus on Dee's statement "No secret patterns as to which go out on the 17th vs. the 24th". Last years she used to mention specific splits or distributions of invitations, this year she didn't. I like to take this as a sign of a 50/50 distribution...

I had the same feeling the first time I looked at her message and didnt find an email...

We will see what happens, otherwise there are plenty of other good schools!
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18 Oct 2012, 03:23
zaneflj wrote:
niksworth wrote:
taksi wrote:
It is times like these when I turn to advice of one of the greatest moral philosophers of our time: Carrie Bradshaw. In her words "As we drive along this road called life, occasionally a gal will find herself a little lost. And when that happens, I guess she has to let go of the coulda, shoulda, woulda, buckle up and just keep going.”

I seriously thought Carrie Bradshaw was some philosopher I hadn't heard of before I looked her up on Google!

Same here:)))

My HAHA comment, highlighting the part with Carrie Bradshaw as a philosopher, could have been a starting point indicating something was amiss
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18 Oct 2012, 03:49
MedicMBAFanatic wrote:
Really, I don't think they sent invitations according to clusters... It would be unfair against specific industry/regions clusters right? At least because they would give to those less time to find an interview slot in hub cities...

Rather, I would focus on Dee's statement "No secret patterns as to which go out on the 17th vs. the 24th". Last years she used to mention specific splits or distributions of invitations, this year she didn't. I like to take this as a sign of a 50/50 distribution...

And by the way guys, the number of invitations that go out on a specific day DOES NOT INFLUENCE your odds of being interviewed. Your profile has strengths or weaknesses with no regard to the invitation bucket you belong to. The probability stuff can be applied to the applicant group as a whole, not to individuals. So, my suggestion is enjoy life!!!

That's a rather wise piece of advice... I think I am gonna go do that At this point, there is only so much we can do about the whole process...
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18 Oct 2012, 05:50
So we know the percentage for R1 last year was 85% - 10% - 5%.

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