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 June 22nd, 2008

/*Edit: No, I’ve not wriiten this post to request readers to lend me some money.. 😀 This is a Q for my target B schools.. Found it necessary to include this edit when a business loan expert, left a comment (rejecting my “request “) saying “sounds like a bit too much…” 😀 */ I had started […]

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missionmba on June 7th, 2008

I may have caused some of the readers to panic about whether they too have missed a deadline, But it’s not a school deadline that i’m talking about.. It’s the personal deadline that I’d given to  myself.. I had decided to get the list of my target schools ready by May 31. Further, I had planned to […]

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missionmba on April 27th, 2008

Last week, went to have dinner with few of my college friends. Over dinner, when we were discussing the typical “what next?”topic, one of my friends brought to me a wonderful news.. The time-limit for Optional Practical Training time limit has been extended from 12 months to 29 months!! Now this was one of the best […]

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missionmba on March 22nd, 2008

Finally after 4 long months, I’m back to my blog. Isn’t in weird?? I had quit blogging just after the last post on my blog, which said “Don’t quit!!” 😀 Well, I was too much tied up with deadlines at office.. Everything related to B-school journey had almost come to a stand-still: so no b-school […]

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