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Gangsters, Drag Queens & Hookers

A story: a few years ago I had a client. He was a good client, as almost all of my clients are. Nice guy. Strong test scores. Not an outstanding career history, but he showed solid advancement at his company and, more importantly, he showed a willingness to go beyond his basic job duties and the necessary skills to succeed ... Read More »

Gangsters, Drag Queens & Hookers

A story: a few years ago I had a client. He was a good client, as almost all of my clients are. Nice guy. Strong test scores. Not an outstanding career history, but he showed solid advancement at his company and, more importantly, he showed a willingness to go beyond his basic job duties and the necessary skills to succeed ... Read More »

Building Powerful Applications: Consistency & Integration

We just finished uploading a Flash presentation that provides an overview of the MBA application process. It also explains one of my strongest beliefs: that consistency and integration among your essays and other application materials are key to developing an outstanding application package. It’s taken from a talk that I’ve given many times to potential clients, and I’ve wanted to ... Read More »

Building Powerful Applications: Consistency & Integration

We just finished uploading a Flash presentation that provides an overview of the MBA application process. It also explains one of my strongest beliefs: that consistency and integration among your essays and other application materials are key to developing an outstanding application package. It’s taken from a talk that I’ve given many times to potential clients, and I’ve wanted to ... Read More »

Focus on the Basics

A client recently expressed his distress about everything he had to do to be competitive in the MBA application process. He was especially worried that he would not have enough time to attend many MBA Fairs or Information Sessions and that would put him at a disadvantage. I don’t believe that is necessarily true. While attending these events can be ... Read More »