Stanford’s View on Age of Applicant

In the past, I have addressed the issue of applicant age. I am constantly asked by applicants if they are too old or too young. Recently, more individuals are concerned about being too …

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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 …

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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …