It is currently 24 Sep 2017, 18:05

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016

  post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 20 May 2013
Posts: 599

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Location: United States
Concentration: Strategy, Finance
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V44
Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Jan 2014, 10:17
plainboy wrote:
My current boss give me an overall rating of top 10%, will that kill my application? Thanks


Not really sure what you mean...

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 20 May 2013
Posts: 599

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Location: United States
Concentration: Strategy, Finance
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V44
Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Jan 2014, 10:18
bschoolapplicant88 wrote:
Has any round 2 applicant been invited for an off-campus interview?


I did, I submitted my application a few days before the deadline though.

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 17 Sep 2013
Posts: 45

Kudos [?]: 4 [0], given: 4

Concentration: Finance, General Management
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Jan 2014, 11:04
mgh234 wrote:
bschoolapplicant88 wrote:
Has any round 2 applicant been invited for an off-campus interview?


I did, I submitted my application a few days before the deadline though.


Hmm, so did I. I have not received anything.

EDIT: NVM - just got an email for off-campus interview.

Last edited by AsnAth on 10 Jan 2014, 12:19, edited 1 time in total.

Kudos [?]: 4 [0], given: 4

Intern
Intern
User avatar
Joined: 16 Nov 2013
Posts: 30

Kudos [?]: 129 [0], given: 20

Location: United States
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, General Management
GPA: 3.49
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Jan 2014, 11:48
Are the interview invitation sent out to every applicants, or selected applicants only?

Kudos [?]: 129 [0], given: 20

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 Jan 2013
Posts: 5

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Jan 2014, 13:15
Figured I'd post my video experience. My first attempt went perfectly but their system only recorded 30 seconds, my second attempt only recorded 15 seconds, and my last attempt only recorded 1 second. Did anyone have the same issue? Each attempt I did the video showed me being recorded for the full 90 seconds but didn't actually record it and each attempt reduced the actual recording time. I called the admissions office and they waved this component on my application. They said it wouldn't affect my application. What are people's thoughts on this? Anyone have experience from Round I? I'm so bummed that my first try went perfectly but didn't record the whole 90 seconds.

My questions were - What food do you like? Will you be able to eat that food everyday?, Who has been your most influential manager or leader and why?, and Tell us about the most interesting place you’ve traveled to. What did you enjoy most about it.

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 04 Apr 2013
Posts: 14

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 0

Location: United States
Concentration: General Management, Finance
GMAT 1: 750 Q51 V39
GPA: 3.5
WE: Management Consulting (Consulting)
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Jan 2014, 02:59
mgh234 wrote:
plainboy wrote:
My current boss give me an overall rating of top 10%, will that kill my application? Thanks


Not really sure what you mean...


I mean the overall rating my boss gave me in the recommendation letter... Will that hurt?

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 0

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 09 Feb 2013
Posts: 46

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Concentration: Strategy, General Management
GMAT 1: 690 Q50 V32
GMAT 2: 710 Q49 V36
GMAT 3: 730 Q49 V40
GPA: 3.76
WE: Supply Chain Management (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Jan 2014, 03:33
Got invited for off campus interview - Singapore.
Submitted - 7th Jan - 8 30 am CST
All the best to the rest who have got and who are waiting..

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 20 May 2013
Posts: 599

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Location: United States
Concentration: Strategy, Finance
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V44
Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Jan 2014, 08:03
plainboy wrote:
mgh234 wrote:
plainboy wrote:
My current boss give me an overall rating of top 10%, will that kill my application? Thanks


Not really sure what you mean...


I mean the overall rating my boss gave me in the recommendation letter... Will that hurt?


Why would being in the top 10% be a bad thing?

Posted from my mobile device

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 Aug 2013
Posts: 8

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Location: United States
Concentration: Finance
GMAT 1: 710 Q50 V35
GPA: 4
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Jan 2014, 10:53
If you know an alumni in your company but you have not chosen him as your recommender, can you ask him to put up some good words to the AO in your application process? Has anyone done something like that?

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 07 Aug 2013
Posts: 7

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Jan 2014, 17:17
freegg123 wrote:
If you know an alumni in your company but you have not chosen him as your recommender, can you ask him to put up some good words to the AO in your application process? Has anyone done something like that?



Hey! did you get any response about this? Im also wondering the same thing.... like what type of message

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

BSchool Forum Moderator
User avatar
Joined: 17 Sep 2013
Posts: 345

Kudos [?]: 149 [0], given: 96

Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Jan 2014, 10:26
fallen85 wrote:
freegg123 wrote:
If you know an alumni in your company but you have not chosen him as your recommender, can you ask him to put up some good words to the AO in your application process? Has anyone done something like that?



Hey! did you get any response about this? Im also wondering the same thing.... like what type of message


I applied in R2. A Kellogg alumni is a very good friend of mine . I put down his name in the subsection "Were you referred by a Kellogg graduate?" and I asked the AO, whether the reference was required to submit any kind of form or letter. I got the following response

"(Reference name) is not required to complete any forms or send any letter of reference. This question is asked for our outreach and alumni engagement purposes.

Sincerely,
Kellogg Admissions"

I am guessing that there is no place in the applicants file for any reference by an alumni (except of course if the person is one of your recommenders).

Do update here if anyone gets any other update.
_________________

My GMAT Debrief | My ISB 2015 Interview


Last edited by gmatbugsme84 on 13 Jan 2014, 00:53, edited 1 time in total.

Kudos [?]: 149 [0], given: 96

BSchool Forum Moderator
User avatar
Joined: 17 Sep 2013
Posts: 345

Kudos [?]: 149 [0], given: 96

Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Jan 2014, 10:27
plainboy wrote:
My current boss give me an overall rating of top 10%, will that kill my application? Thanks


How do you know what rating did he put down? :wink: :wink: :wink:
_________________

My GMAT Debrief | My ISB 2015 Interview

Kudos [?]: 149 [0], given: 96

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 06 Aug 2013
Posts: 25

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 6

GMAT 1: 710 Q47 V40
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Jan 2014, 23:43
Does Kellogg have any application tracker?

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 6

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 06 Aug 2013
Posts: 25

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 6

GMAT 1: 710 Q47 V40
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Jan 2014, 23:45
Also, have any Indian applicants got off-campus interview invites for January round?

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 6

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 23 May 2012
Posts: 36

Kudos [?]: 72 [0], given: 13

Location: India
Concentration: Strategy, Healthcare
GMAT 1: 760 Q50 V44
GPA: 3.3
Reviews Badge
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Jan 2014, 02:10
shre2711 wrote:
Also, have any Indian applicants got off-campus interview invites for January round?


Curious to know the same. Realistically, till when does Kellogg usually send out interview invites. Only the final decision date is mentioned on the website, but no word is given on the deadline for interview calls.
_________________

Please Kudos if you found my post useful

My Debrief: http://gmatclub.com/forum/760-q50-v44-3-months-of-prep-and-advice-162812.html#p1289527

Kudos [?]: 72 [0], given: 13

Manager
Manager
avatar
Status: Time to wait :)
Joined: 18 Jun 2013
Posts: 79

Kudos [?]: 52 [0], given: 1181

Location: India
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, Strategy
GMAT 1: 710 Q48 V40
WE: Consulting (Telecommunications)
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Jan 2014, 05:02
yuvrajsub wrote:
shre2711 wrote:
Also, have any Indian applicants got off-campus interview invites for January round?


Curious to know the same. Realistically, till when does Kellogg usually send out interview invites. Only the final decision date is mentioned on the website, but no word is given on the deadline for interview calls.



Interviews coming in so fast?
_________________

Dream On...

Kudos [?]: 52 [0], given: 1181

Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 12 Sep 2013
Posts: 106

Kudos [?]: 18 [0], given: 59

Location: United States
GMAT 1: 710 Q49 V38
WE: Supply Chain Management (Computer Software)
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Jan 2014, 12:24
My on campus interview is scheduled for Feb 8th. I just figured out that we have a deployment on the day prior to 8th and I have to be on-call on the day of interview.

Will it look bad if I call and reschedule? I checked the interview confirmation email and the email does not talk anything about rescheduling..

Thanks!

Kudos [?]: 18 [0], given: 59

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 11 Jan 2014
Posts: 18

Kudos [?]: [0], given: 0

Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Jan 2014, 12:38
Anyone know if I can schedule the on-campus interview date by emailing (mbaadmissions@kellogg.northwestern.edu) instead of calling? I am scheduling a multi-city itinerary so it would help if I had time to see what's available before I confirm anything

Kudos [?]: [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Joined: 25 Jun 2012
Posts: 382

Kudos [?]: 200 [0], given: 13

Concentration: General Management
Premium Member
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Jan 2014, 12:47
1of2 wrote:
Anyone know if I can schedule the on-campus interview date by emailing (mbaadmissions@kellogg.northwestern.edu) instead of calling? I am scheduling a multi-city itinerary so it would help if I had time to see what's available before I confirm anything

Since the directions specifically state that you should call, I would not recommend emailing them. However, during your phone call, you could ask about availability of multiple dates.
_________________

Advice, Musings, and Experiences from a member of the HBS Class of 2016
http://DefyingGravityMBA.blogspot.com/

Kudos [?]: 200 [0], given: 13

Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 20 May 2013
Posts: 599

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Location: United States
Concentration: Strategy, Finance
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V44
Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 13 Jan 2014, 20:46
Just had my R2 Kellogg interview. Does Kellogg release Round 2 decisions all at once, or do they release some early like UCLA?

Kudos [?]: 285 [0], given: 54

Re: Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016   [#permalink] 13 Jan 2014, 20:46

Go to page   Previous    1  ...  56   57   58   59   60   61   62  ...  85    Next  [ 1691 posts ] 

Display posts from previous: Sort by

Kellogg: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016

  post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Moderator: Gnpth



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.