Beyond the Resume and Numbers

Applicants frequently ask me, “Here are my numbers, here is a copy of my resume. Do I have a chance?” That’s always a difficult question to answer because the resume and numbers are really only …

Don’t Lose that Great Idea: Keep a Notebook During Spring and Summer

By Jeremy Dann Jack Kerouac kept a notebook before he went On the Road. Larry David’s notebook of wry observations and embryonic comedy routines was lost and then found by annoying fans on Curb Your …

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Whether & When to Reapply

Now that many of the admissions decisions have been finalized, many denied applicants are left wondering whether they should reapply. Forrest Gump begins to ponder what to do next in his posting, That Thing Called …

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Improve your Candidacy, Then Improve your Application

By Jeremy Dann For people applying to major business schools, October, November and December will inevitably be months filled with typing, spell-checking, typing, editing, typing, proofreading”¦and then some more typing. Choosing which bullet format looks …

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Allow myself to introduce…myself

Greetings. I’m Jeremy Dann, and over the next several months, I’ll be contributing to Stacy Blackman’s blog on the business school admissions process. How did I get here? I graduated from Harvard Business School in …

Beat The GMAT! Forum

I am happy to announce that I will be fielding questions related to MBA admissions on the Beat The GMAT! forum. Beat The GMAT! was born over a year ago when Eric, the creator, decided …