missionmba on August 28th, 2008

Now this seems to be a weird title. At least nothing to be proud of, particularly when many fellow-bloggers are already in the phase of “Columbia submitted”  and “Kellogg is almost done, working on Columbia“ But in any case, it’s a big achievement for a procrastinator like me. So thought of celebrating with a post on the […]

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missionmba on August 28th, 2008

You must have heard this so many times from B-school adcom members..  Many applicants often dgress from what is asked . And then while the resulting essay may be compelling in language, replete with examples and perfect in style, it often doesn’t fulfil the elementary criterion:: It doesn’t answer the question!! This often is a […]

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missionmba on August 18th, 2008

This post is primarily intended for two purposes: Informing my blogosphere friends that I’m still alive. Making sure that the top-post on my blog isn’t that ding-post!! So here’re some updates:: Have started some networking:: Have dropped some mails to students/alums from Ross for some insider details.  Already replies are there from some of them. […]

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missionmba on August 1st, 2008

Here’s the first bad news of the season.. (I sincerely pray tha it’s the last one too) Reliance Dhirubhai fellowship results are out.. And I’m not through to the next round.  There were more than 1400 applications for the 50 spots and I guess at least 50 of them were more competitive than I am.. […]

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