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 …

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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, …

Attending Info Sessions

A number of information sessions have been taking place throughout the month, and my clients want to know whether it is worth attending. I believe it is. 1) The first rule of successful …

Am I too old?

Ten years ago, the question on everyone’s mind was, “Am I too young?”. Back then, the more experience the better…the older the better… More recently, top schools such as Stanford and …

GMAT Plan

Now is a time when many applicants are scrambling to wrap up the GMAT so that they can finally focus exclusively on the written portion of their applications. Many are trying to decide whether to …

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Getting Started

Sitting in front of your computer, reading and rereading essay questions, trying to figure out what the admissions committee wants to hear…it’s overwhelming. Most applicants have a hard time just getting started. Over …