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 …

Speaking with Derrick Bolton, Stanford GSB Admissions Director

I have reprinted below an interview that appeared in the Stanford Business Reporter last week. Second year Stanford GSB student, Marisol Vidal Palma, interviewed Derrick Bolton, MBA Admissions Director at the GSB. Read on for …

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Marketing Tips

I was pleased to be featured in the March 2006 issue of Entrepreneur magazine, particularly because they highlighted my marketing approach to the admissions process. Hopefully, the article serves to further illustrate some of the …

Greasy, Streaky…Annoying

As of January, 2006, scratch paper is no longer part of your GMAT experience. Instead, each test-taker receives an erasable “white board” and pen to be used in lieu of scratch paper. I have been …

Your Waitlist Plan of Attack

While the waitlist may mean additional agony, it is usually an opportunity to further market yourself to the admissions committee. It is important to “follow the rules”, so make sure you understand your school’s waitlist …

Waitlist Agony

When you receive a waitlist notification, you are not quite sure how to feel. It is not an acceptance…and yet there is still hope. You are in agony – the waiting continues. The first thing …