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Do’s and Don’ts in Writing Your Essay

Your essay may be the most important item in your application package. Through it, you are selling yourself as a potential candidate for post grad studies. It is like being down to your last bullet. You could not afford to miss. Winning or losing the battle is dependent on that single bullet. But your mind […]

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What is a Business School Admission Essay?

Happy New Year! The crackles of the firecrackers have long died down and 2011 has become a dream. Some parts of it refuse to go away while others have long been forgotten. At any rate, all of last year’s happenings shall soon be things of the past. Some things we keep as relics while others […]

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You Can Beat the GMAT

I know of a guy who was a brilliant student from his elementary grades up until he graduated from law school. His brilliance never dimmed a bit when he took his review classes for the bar exams. But when the big day came, he wet his pants from fear and backed out even before the […]

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Are You Afraid of the GMAT ?

It is said that “fear” is a child of the unknown. According to Bertrand Russell (1872 – 1970), a well-known British philosopher and many other lofty adjectives attached to his name: “Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom. Thats consoling, […]

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Are You Ready for Business School

There were plenty of times when my daughter, in medical school then, would look so tired, unable to say anything and can’t seem to lift her arm. More to reassure myself than her, I would ask,   “You still want to be a doctor?” Her answer was always unwavering, “If I am not going to be […]

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