STAR

When I was at Kellogg going through on campus recruiting for my summer internship, I learned about an interview technique called the STAR method. I consider it to be one of the most useful frameworks …

Interview Practice

Now that we are officially immersed in the interview phase of application season, I thought I would devote some time to discussing how you can best prepare for your interviews. My first piece of advice …

Recycling and more

One of the things that I discuss up front with all of my clients is our schedule and general approach to this process. Axechick recently discussed her strategy for tackling the essays and I agree …

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Marketing YOU – Article Reprint

An article that I wrote about marketing yourself throughout the admissions process was recently published in a number of publications. I have reprinted it here: You are articulate and well prepared. The interview portion of …

Dollars and Sense

I have noticed that many applicant blogs cite distress over the high cost of just processing an application. The M mentioned the high application fees in two recent entries. I find this surprising because the …

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What are the “Top 5”?

Thank you, Vatsa! I wanted to applaud when I read this recent blog entry: “Any of the 19 schools on the WSJ list can help a motivated individual achieve his or her career aspirations, and …