Best B-school consultant guides: Clear Admit vs MBA Mission?

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I'm looking for the most comprehensive b-school guides to buy and am considering the Clear Admit vs the mbaMission guides specifically for HBS/Stanford/Kellogg and Chicago Booth. Any recommendations or even other consultant guides that I can think of buying?

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by amit_enggvnit » Mon Oct 22, 2012 7:59 am
If this helps in any way, I've written a review of the Clearadmit School Guide. You may want to read the review and decide for yourself. ... guide.html
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by rautab » Sun Dec 09, 2012 4:22 am
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by money9111 » Thu Dec 13, 2012 4:31 am
As someone who has studied this application process, there isn't anything in any of those guides that you cannot find from researching schools. Also, if there is information that is readily and publicly available, then ask yourself what the benefit really is in buying a guide. I have yet to find a guide that made me go "WOW, I didn't know that about the school."

Secondly - If there are any folks out there who do write these guides and may be "offended" by this post, message me so we can work something out! Hahah... it's all out of love.
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