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Hi Bosa First of all, thanks a ton for the great review! I do get the point where you said that not visiting isnt really a deal breaker. However, the process that you described - getting in touch with 1-2 alums for their personal review - is what I followed in most of my applications. I even wrote d...

by vkb16

Mon May 09, 2011 4:44 am
Forum: MBA Student Life
Topic: Ask an LBS Student
Replies: 9
Views: 4489

Hi Tom I must say its a brilliant analysis. Sounds very logical. However, the main reasons that I wanted to do an International MBA in general and from the US in particular, is the exposure to people from a 'really' diverse background with an international outlook. This aligns with my goal of taking...

by vkb16

Mon May 09, 2011 3:18 am
Forum: MBA Student Life
Topic: Ask an MIT Sloan Student
Replies: 52
Views: 35477

Hi I had applied to a few schools last year but did not get a favourable reply from any. I am going to re-apply and apply to other schools again this year, including LBS. A few alums have advised me and I have read online that visiting the campuses of the schools where I want to apply, is a MUST. Ho...

by vkb16

Sat May 07, 2011 12:54 am
Forum: MBA Student Life
Topic: Ask an LBS Student
Replies: 9
Views: 4489

Hi Tom, Thanks a ton for the advice! Its interesting to see the other side of the coin. I am from a family business background and have extensive 5+ years of experience in marketing and production. My goals are to expand my business of jewellery manufacturing and retailing across the country by open...

by vkb16

Fri May 06, 2011 11:50 pm
Forum: MBA Student Life
Topic: Ask an MIT Sloan Student
Replies: 52
Views: 35477

Hi Tom I had applied to a few schools last year but did not get a favourable reply from any. I am going to re-apply and apply to other schools again this year, including Duke. A few alums have advised me and I have read online that visiting the campuses of the schools where I want to apply, is a MUS...

by vkb16

Wed May 04, 2011 1:09 am
Forum: MBA Student Life
Topic: Ask an MIT Sloan Student
Replies: 52
Views: 35477

hmmm.... im gonna brush of the basics in 10 days, then do the OGs. 2-3 practice tests from MGMAT and GmatPrep every week. Should be enough.. aiming for august end...

Planning to take a few mgmat online classes, but still contemplating...

by vkb16

Thu Jul 22, 2010 3:27 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: 4th attempt after 7 months - expert help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 911

4th attempt after 7 months - expert help needed

Hi, I was just tromped by the GMAT experience from sept 2008 to nov 2009. Yes! One whole year. 1st - dec 2008 - 530 - gave it very underprepared, and bcoz my test fee was gone anyways 2nd - may 2009 - 600 - was under immense stress personally, and thought if I cant nail it this time, Im never gonna ...

by vkb16

Sat Jul 17, 2010 12:28 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: 4th attempt after 7 months - expert help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 911

Thanks a lot Stacey! Can you tell advise me on the areas where I should work on between now and application period ( around October)? When should be the ideal time to start writing the essays and researching about the schools??

by vkb16

Mon Apr 19, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: Ask Clear Admit
Topic: to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???
Replies: 3
Views: 963

to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???

Hi, I am kind of very confused right now. I had given my gmat in november 2009, and wanted to apply after that. But I was so much drained and involved at work, that I cudnt really apply to any of the schools in the US and Uk that I'd thot of applying to! Right now, Im thinking whether I should apply...

by vkb16

Sat Apr 17, 2010 12:29 pm
Forum: Ask Clear Admit
Topic: to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???
Replies: 3
Views: 963

to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???

Hi, I am kind of very confused right now. I had given my gmat in november 2009, and wanted to apply after that. But I was so much drained and involved at work, that I cudnt really apply to any of the schools in the US and Uk that I'd thot of applying to! Right now, Im thinking whether I should apply...

by vkb16

Sat Apr 17, 2010 12:28 pm
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???
Replies: 0
Views: 566

to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???

Hi, I am kind of very confused right now. I had given my gmat in november 2009, and wanted to apply after that. But I was so much drained and involved at work, that I cudnt really apply to any of the schools in the US and Uk that I'd thot of applying to! Right now, Im thinking whether I should apply...

by vkb16

Sat Apr 17, 2010 12:27 pm
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: to apply and defer? or apply 6 months later???
Replies: 1
Views: 747

UK universities ?

hi, do you guys provide advice for application to UK universities as well?

by vkb16

Wed Nov 18, 2009 10:56 pm
Forum: Ask Clear Admit
Topic: UK universities ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1311

Hi Lisa, thanks for the quick reply!

do u think its wise to apply next year vis-a-vis this year so that I can show more work ex in my profile?

by vkb16

Tue Nov 17, 2009 11:48 pm
Forum: Ask Stacy Blackman
Topic: pls evaluate profile - joint family bsns, India
Replies: 11
Views: 1800