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Hi sv02 Thanks for your reply, I looked at this thread after months. I looked at fit and something to attract me to a school enough to really want to be there more than my chances. Unfortunately it hasn't quite worked for me yet. Duke did not invite me for interview which was disheartening. I am loo...

by Shina

Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:13 am
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile eval and school selection
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Thanks Jennifer I have interacted with many people about my chances and profile and the answer I mostly got was a different profile and good number of work years should do me good. Yours is the first realistic response which is that my different profile and lack of managerial experience needs to be ...

by Shina

Tue Dec 14, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile eval and school selection
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Profile eval and school selection

Hi, Thanks in advance for your help. With R2 approaching, I'm stuck with deciding between many schools and can use some help. My profile - Indian female 31 year old GMAT - Taken twice 2010 - 710 (Q48V38, AWA 5.0) 2006 - 600 (low verbal) Work ex - 8 years in learning and development with US based MNC...

by Shina

Fri Dec 10, 2010 11:33 am
Forum: Ask mbaMission
Topic: Profile eval and school selection
Replies: 5
Views: 1744

Age: 30 Gender: Female Current City: Hyderabad, India Nationality: Indian GMAT: 710 /5.0 GPA: Its in percentage and overall weak acads Full Time Work Experience: 8 years Application year: 2011 Status - applied to IMD, working on essays for INSEAD. next is LBS and ISB. Deciding which other schools to...

by Shina

Wed Sep 01, 2010 7:11 pm
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: 2011 - Where are you applying?
Replies: 58
Views: 20978

Planning to apply for round 1, not sure yet

by Shina

Wed Jul 28, 2010 1:58 am
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: Booth 2011 Applicants
Replies: 28
Views: 5964
by Shina

Wed Jul 28, 2010 1:56 am
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: NYU 2011 Applicants
Replies: 28
Views: 7476

Profile Eval and recommendation on schools

Hi, I'm a 30 year old Indian female looking for some guidance. Here's my profile and list of schools, could you help evaluate my chances and suggest further schools I can take a shot at? GMAT - 710 Q49 V37 AWA 5.0 taken this year (old score from Dec 2006 - 600) Bachelors with Maths and Computers - 5...

by Shina

Mon Jul 19, 2010 5:43 pm
Forum: Ask Veritas Prep Admissions Consulting
Topic: Profile Eval and recommendation on schools
Replies: 1
Views: 1261

I think I missed mentioning I'm an Indian :)

by Shina

Sun Jul 18, 2010 1:30 am
Forum: Ask Clear Admit
Topic: Looking for recommendations on schools
Replies: 2
Views: 1111

Looking for recommendations on schools

Hi, I'm a 30 year old female looking for some guidance. Here's my profile and list of schools, could you help evaluate my chances and suggest further schools I can take a shot at? GMAT - 710 Q49 V37 AWA 5.0 taken this year (old score from Dec 2006 - 600) Bachelors with Maths and Computers - 58% (Thi...

by Shina

Sat Jul 17, 2010 11:58 am
Forum: Ask Clear Admit
Topic: Looking for recommendations on schools
Replies: 2
Views: 1111

Thank you guys =) jaskaran, for DS the first step is to begin with solving the question itself. Most of the times it let's you know what further information is needed to find the answer. This is what I read on forum, used in practice tests and helped me on the dday - look only at the first option an...

by Shina

Thu Jul 15, 2010 7:04 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: My Story - 710 Q49 V37
Replies: 4
Views: 2047

My Story - 710 Q49 V37

First off I have to thank this forum and people who are so active here. I found a lot of help here to get me through, stories - good and bad, flashcards, do's and dont's and much more. I took my GMAT this morning and got a 710 which is slightly above expectations and just what I needed. Not very det...

by Shina

Wed Jul 14, 2010 10:43 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: My Story - 710 Q49 V37
Replies: 4
Views: 2047

Thanks osirus0830, let me look up lsats

by Shina

Sun Jun 27, 2010 11:04 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Two weeks to go need 700 plus
Replies: 3
Views: 1235

Two weeks to go need 700 plus

Hi, My GMAT date is 14th July. I'm using OG, OG verbal and MGMAT cat's to prepare plus forums and flashcards downloaded and some added on my own. Need some guidance, specially around how to improve verbal. My last test was taken on 20th - GMATPrep, I got a 690( attempted awa) which is promising cons...

by Shina

Sat Jun 26, 2010 11:36 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Two weeks to go need 700 plus
Replies: 3
Views: 1235

[quote="Lisa Anderson"]Dear Shina, I think the GMAT will be an obstacle for you, even if the rest of your application is outstanding. In your situation, developing a relationship with an admissions professional in your target schools can be helpful. If you can build a good rapport and give your appl...

by Shina

Sun Apr 19, 2009 11:03 pm
Forum: Ask Stacy Blackman
Topic: Profile Evaluation
Replies: 2
Views: 964

Profile Evaluation

Hi, Thanks for taking time out to read my query. Profile: 29 Non IT Indian Female. Work Ex : 6.5 yrs in Soft Skills learning and development in IT organizations, all big names. I've led some project teams but never had direct reports. Have worked on various high impact and visibility projects. Inter...

by Shina

Sun Apr 19, 2009 4:48 am
Forum: Ask Stacy Blackman
Topic: Profile Evaluation
Replies: 2
Views: 964