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    It Was All Good Four Weeks Ago…..

    It Was All Good Four Weeks Ago…..

    by on September 8th, 2012

    I can’t believe I’ve been in school for 4 weeks now. Since I just finished my last midterm I’ll give yall a quick update. I know your thinking midterms already… yes, our mods run for about 7 weeks … Read More

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    Recap of Summer Goals

    Recap of Summer Goals

    by on August 21st, 2012

    Yesterday at MBA convocation, one of the speakers was AMAZING and spoke about the importance of setting a goal and PHYSICALLY writing it down. Apparently there is research in how people that write down goals tend to not … Read More

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    Let The Adventure Unravel

    Let The Adventure Unravel

    by on August 16th, 2012

    I can’t believe it’s TIME!!!  It feels like just yesterday I was studying, writing essays, and stressing over the GMAT. Now all my hard work has paid off and I officially started my bschool journey … Read More

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    Asking for Feedback

    Asking for Feedback

    by on July 23rd, 2012

    I always think of Janet Jackson – Feedback when I think of..well…Feedback I remember requesting some feedback on my Kellogg essays from someone I really respected. Well turned out, in a few days there were … Read More

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    Finding a Pre-MBA Internship

    Finding a Pre-MBA Internship

    by on July 11th, 2012

    As soon as I heard the phrase “Pre-MBA” Internship…I knew I wanted one. Especially as a career switcher I thought it was important. It seemed even when I spoke to company representatives about my interests, they … Read More

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    May-June Updates: Planning For Summer

    May-June Updates: Planning For Summer

    by on July 6th, 2012

    It’s been a while since we all wrote…hey its the summer..what can I say. Anyhow, here is a high-level recap of the last two months: May: After deciding to go to Wharton (and paying my deposit…)  I left … Read More

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    Why I Decided To Go To Wharton

    Why I Decided To Go To Wharton

    by on May 5th, 2012

    I will be joining the Class of 2014 at:     There were several factors that were important to me in this decision…I first went back to this post from LONG LONG ago…..But there were a few things that I … Read More

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    How I Decided Between B-Schools

    How I Decided Between B-Schools

    by on May 3rd, 2012

    CONGRATS MS. HR ON YOUR DECISION!!! I know that you are going to LOVE Vanderbilt and I totally will be visiting there!!! Well like Ms. HR I had a really hard time deciding between schools.  I somehow narrowed it down to … Read More

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    What I Wish I Knew…Before Beginning the MBA Application Process

    What I Wish I Knew…Before Beginning the MBA Application Process

    by on May 2nd, 2012

    Thank God the bschool application process is over and all the hard work paid off. I’m ready to begin the fun!! For those who are just starting out with their bschool process  here are some things I wish I knew … Read More

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    Response to "The Truth: The Consortium"

    Response to "The Truth: The Consortium"

    by on April 21st, 2012

    A few days ago I stumbled across this blog and post. Anyone that REALLY knows me, knows that I cannot keep my mouth shut (maybe thats why I wanted to be a lawyer… a few years ago) and after debating with myself for … Read More

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    Decisions, Decisions

    Decisions, Decisions

    by on April 17th, 2012

    I’m writing this post knowing that I should be packing. I have a 6 AM flight and its 10 PM but choosing where to attend bschool is constantly on mind. I go to sleep weighing the pros and cons, I wake up thinking … Read More

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    Stay Motivated

    Stay Motivated

    by on April 15th, 2012

    A little less than a year ago, I decided to do a few free consulting reviews to evaluate my profile. I had a few nice conversations (I didn’t end up using any of these consultants) and then I had a particularly … Read More

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    Where I Got in – March Updates

    Where I Got in – March Updates

    by on April 12th, 2012

    Like Motown mentioned March did move quickly!  In fact since I submitted my applications who knows where the time went. Also, who knew deciding on what school to attend would also be a challenge. I’ll save that … Read More

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    Admitted or Waitlisted to My Top Business Schools – March Update

    Admitted or Waitlisted to My Top Business Schools – March Update

    by on April 11th, 2012

    So as expected, March was a month that moved SO FAST. I can’t believe how quickly the time passed from March 15th and onward. Admittedly, I was torn sharing how everything ended up, but I figure that’s what … Read More

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