Category Archives: Gameplan

Different strokes for different folks

I had a comment recently asking about how my list of schools work. I must admit, I wasn’t hugely surprised. At first glance, it does look like a disparate list of top 10 schools with very different characteristics. However, I … Continue reading

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Time flies when you are having fun

Thanks to Booth releasing their essay questions, I finally have my hands full with Wharton and Booth essays. I have decided to leave the HBS essay until I have worked through a couple of applications due to the difficulty of … Continue reading

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Booth releases their Essay Questions and Deadlines

University of Chicago Booth School of Business have released their Essay Questions and Deadlines. Short Answer Essays Please respond to the following two essay prompts: a. My favorite part of my work is… (250 words maximum) b. I started to … Continue reading

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Crafting an Elevator Pitch

As I start filling out the online portion of the HBS application, it dawned on me the size of the task involved. Because there is only one essay and its limitations, the online portion has become even more important in … Continue reading

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And now we play the waiting game …

Slowly but surely the deadlines for the Autumn (not Fall, I’m British) 2014 application season are being released. A good summary of the deadlines as they are released can be found here. One thing I have noticed is that the … Continue reading

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