Tag Archives: Reassurance

Calm Before the Storm

As the business day wraps up on the East Coast, it looks like today has been a relatively quiet day for the admissions staff at the schools I am applying to, other than a trickle of news here and there. … Continue reading

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Am I One of the Top 4,653 Applicants? (Quantifying My Chances at Getting Into a Top Business School)

I’m a planner. I like to know what’s going to happen. One way I do that is by estimating the chances of something occurring and setting my expectations accordingly. This is especially the case with the nebulous world of business … Continue reading

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Columbia Business School Application Almost Complete!

Just spent the past week or two revising my main essay for my third business school application. At first glance, while the question prompt for NYU Stern’s first essay is quite similar to Columbia’s, their focus is actually pretty different. … Continue reading

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Panic! at the Discovery of Potentially Unconvincing MBA Essays

In working on my next round of essays for the third business school I am applying to, I inevitably revisit the applications that I have already submitted to other schools. At the same time, I also continue to consult online … Continue reading

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