thor5517 posted a new topic called ED VS. RD in the Ask Admit Advantage forum
“Hello, I had a question about CBS. If your applying Regular Decision to CBS is there any benefit to applying early (say before the HBS deadline)? I know they review ED apps first so the RD apps wont get looked at until late ~November I assume. If you do submit early to RD can you still expect ...”
July 16, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called CBS RD in the Ask Admissionado (formerly Precision Essay) forum
“Hello, I had a question about CBS. If your applying Regular Decision to CBS is there any benefit to applying early (say before the HBS deadline)? I know they review ED apps first so the RD apps wont get looked at until late ~November I assume. If you do submit early to RD can you still expect ...”
July 16, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called CBS in the Ask Veritas Prep Admissions Consulting forum
“Hello, I had a question about CBS. If your applying Regular Decision to CBS is there any benefit to applying early (say before the HBS deadline)? I know they review ED apps first so the RD apps wont get looked at until late ~November I assume. If you do submit early to RD can you still expect ...”
July 16, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called CBS ED vs. RD in the Ask Stacy Blackman forum
“Hello Margaret, I had a question about CBS. If your applying Regular Decision to CBS is there any benefit to applying early (say before the HBS deadline)? I know they review ED apps first so the RD apps wont get looked at until late ~November I assume. If you do submit early to RD can you ...”
July 16, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called CBS Question in the Ask mbaMission forum
“Hello, I had a question about CBS. If your applying Regular Decision to CBS is there any benefit to applying early (say before the HBS deadline)? I know they review ED apps first so the RD apps wont get looked at until late ~November I assume. If you do submit early to RD can you still expect ...”
July 16, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask mbaMission forum
“Thanks for the response. I thought the Wharton interview went really well actually. I think the one mistake I made is I didn''t choose my recommenders wisely, this year I am going to make sure they talk about leadership and make sure they have a personal story. Also I think I had a compelling ...”
June 15, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Stacy Blackman forum
“Thanks! I have been reading other places and in some cases I have heard that the school will tell you why you were "dinged". Is this something Wharton would do if I interviewed? I have reached out to my interviewer twice but never got a response.”
June 11, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Critical Square forum
“Thanks! I have been reading other places and in some cases I have heard that the school will tell you why you were "dinged". Is this something Wharton would do if I interviewed? I have reached out to my interviewer twice but never got a response.”
June 11, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Critical Square forum
“well i appreciate the response! all i can do is put my best app forward!”
June 11, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Critical Square forum
“Thanks that all makes sense! In your experience what have people done that have made them stand out as re-applicants? I am trying to get a feel of what makes a successful re-applicant. Since the 2 schools i applied to once already (HBS & Wharton) both require whole new applications - i ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Critical Square forum
“Also what other deltas would they like to see? My gmat is at 740 so i dont think raising that isn''t a big issue My GPA is set in stone Changing jobs i think would only hurt Volunteering - which i have already done It seems to me the only thing i can manage is my promotion - will also talk ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Critical Square forum
“First of thanks for the reply!! The reason i have chose those schools they seem to be a best fit and ideally I''d like to attend and M7. As far as the deltas my perception is as follows: 1) I think having the promotion will be big for me - last cycle i had 0 promotions on my record since I ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Stacy Blackman forum
“Thanks!! One last quick question - in your first response you said my profile is "interesting" - i was just curious what makes it so?”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Critical Square forum
“Hello, Could you please give my profile a quick evaluation. Schools considering - Harvard (2nd time applying), Wharton (interviewed last year), Columbia, Northwestern, Michigan (safety) -25 year old white male -3.56 GPA in mech engr, started at 3.0 and trended up each year (3.65 in ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Admit Advantage forum
“Hello, Could you please give my profile a quick evaluation. Schools considering - Harvard (2nd time applying), Wharton (interviewed last year), Columbia, Northwestern, Michigan (safety) -25 year old white male -3.56 GPA in mech engr, started at 3.0 and trended up each year (3.65 in ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Admit Advantage forum
“Hello, Could you please give my profile a quick evaluation. Schools considering - Harvard (2nd time applying), Wharton (interviewed last year), Columbia, Northwestern, Michigan (safety) -25 year old white male -3.56 GPA in mech engr, started at 3.0 and trended up each year (3.65 in ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask mbaMission forum
“Hello, Could you please give my profile a quick evaluation. Schools considering - Harvard (2nd time applying), Wharton (interviewed last year), Columbia, Northwestern, Michigan (safety) -25 year old white male -3.56 GPA in mech engr, started at 3.0 and trended up each year (3.65 in ...”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a reply to Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Stacy Blackman forum
“Thanks for the response! Why do people say HBS is unfriendly to re-applicants? How far does that drop my chances, if for say there normal acceptance rate is 13% is it cut in half to 6 or 7% for reapplicants? Thanks!”
June 10, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Profile Eval! Please and thanks! in the Ask Admissionado (formerly Precision Essay) forum
“Hello, Could you please give my profile a quick evaluation. Schools considering - Harvard (2nd time applying), Wharton (interviewed last year), Columbia, Northwestern, Michigan (safety) -25 year old white male -3.56 GPA in mech engr, started at 3.0 and trended up each year (3.65 in ...”
June 9, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Profile Eval! Please and Thanks! in the Ask Stacy Blackman forum
“Hello, Could you please give my profile a quick evaluation. Schools considering - Harvard (2nd time applying), Wharton (interviewed last year), Columbia, Northwestern, Michigan (safety) -25 year old white male -3.56 GPA in mech engr, started at 3.0 and trended up each year (3.65 in ...”
June 9, 2015
thor5517 posted a new topic called Chance at top B-School after mistake? Please Help! in the Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant forum
“Hello All, I recently took the GMAT and received a 740 (Q-50, V-40), 8 IR, and 5 AWA. Once i received my score I decided that I was going to apply this year ( I was initially going to wait until next year). But I figured my score put me in contention at most schools. I am hoping to apply to ...”
July 31, 2014
thor5517 posted a new topic called Past Mistakes - GMAT Chances - PLEASE HELP! in the The Application Process forum
“Hello All, I recently took the GMAT and received a 740 (Q-50, V-40), 8 IR, and 5 AWA. Once i received my score I decided that I was going to apply this year ( I was initially going to wait until next year). But I figured my score put me in contention at most schools. I am hoping to apply to ...”
July 30, 2014
thor5517 posted a new topic called Hard Work. Many Months. 1st Attempt. 740!!! in the I just Beat The GMAT! forum
“Hello All, This thread is my attempt at giving back after all the motivation I have received from this site. After months of procrastination and on and off studying I got a 740 gmat this past wednesday. Q-50 V-40, IR: 88 (92%), AWA: 5 Background: About a year ago I was working as a ...”
July 30, 2014
thor5517 posted a new topic called Hard Work. Many Months. 1st Attempt. 740!!! in the I just Beat The GMAT! forum
“Hello All, This thread is my attempt at giving back after all the motivation I have received from this site. After months of procrastination and on and off studying I got a 740 gmat this past wednesday. Q-50 V-40, IR: 8 (92%), AWA:5 Background: About a year ago I was working as a ...”
July 30, 2014
Cabritilla posted a reply to TOEFL for a non-native in the English Language Tests forum
“Hey, I´m from Germany, too. ;) I took the IELTS and not the TOEFL but I heard from friends that TOEFL shouldn´t be a problem if you are used to hearing english (e.g. because of watching movies). Do you read a lot in english? I have been reading english books for years now and that really came ...”
October 26, 2012
Cabritilla posted a new topic called Quant Review DS 107 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“I was just working my way through the DS questions in the 2nd Edition Quant Review but I can´t wrap my head around the answer explanation of DS Question Number 107. It would take too long to write down the whole answer explanation but maybe someone of you has the book and could explain the ...”
October 15, 2012
Cabritilla posted a new topic called Just beat the IELTS with a band 8 :) in the English Language Tests forum
“Hi guys, I just got my IELTS result and scored 8 out of 9. :) Writing: 7 (not enough time, damn it) Reading: 9 Listening: 8 Speaking: 7,5 I hope the result will be sufficient but as most schools require a 6.5 or 7 I should be safe...hopefully.”
October 5, 2012
Cabritilla posted a reply to Study Plan for Quantitative Part? in the GMAT Strategy forum
“Thanks a lot! I will try this study plan. But I still have my 12th Edition of the Offcial Guide. Do you think it is necessary to purchase the 13th Edition as well?”
September 1, 2012
Cabritilla posted a new topic called Study Plan for Quantitative Part? in the GMAT Strategy forum
“Hi everybody, I want to take the GMAT beginning of November (not sure about the exact date yet). I need to score a 550 but if I´m doing this pain in the **** test of course I´d like to do better, maybe around 600-650. Hopefully two month of studying will be enough. My problem is not the ...”
August 29, 2012
Cabritilla posted a new topic called Just took my first prep test in the GMAT Strategy forum
“After studying for eight weeks (approx. 7 hours per week) and working myself through Kaplan Premier today I took my first GMAT prep test. I scored a 610 with Verbal 34 and Quant 40. I always knew that I have to work for Quant as math isn´t my strongest suit. But I had the feeling that the Verbal ...”
November 11, 2011
Cabritilla posted a reply to First Post ...Need Help Getting Started With Prep! in the GMAT Strategy forum
“Hi, I´m just starting with preparing for the GMAT as well. Currently I´m working my way through Kaplan 2012, which I can really recommend. It gives you a good overview of the basic principles of the GMAT and it´s questions, and I think it is a great help for getting into the topic.”
September 11, 2011
Cabritilla posted a new topic called Please help....I´m totally overwhelmed in the GMAT Strategy forum
“Hi everybody, I´m planning to take the GMAT next year and are now starting to plan my preparations and my studies. Currently I´m trying to identify the books I will be using for my preparation and I´m totally overwhelmed with all the tons of books out there...it doesn´t help that most of them ...”
August 26, 2011