I hope you are doing very well. I am writing to have a very straight conversation with you. Some of you really REALLY like to work like perfectionists, and it impacts your chances of getting your target business school admission. This habit takes a toll on your performance, and you stop at every step of the process to continue to think like a perfectionist. It is a good habit to introspect, think about the big-picture stories of your life, but in a lot of scenarios, it really hurts.
Some of the MBA application essays this year are really deep, and there is no way you can do the shallow dance around those topics. To be very candid- some of you have very very hollow inputs. If you are working on your MBA profile or your short-term and long-term goals, or your WHY This business school essay, I want you to implement a new strategy in your life- and this will work 100%Read More
This day started with a very deep “What Matters most to you and Why?” Stanford application Essay and I want to Confess: I always grow as a person while working on this application essay. Your application essays make me look deeper into my lives as well. Thank you for sharing your lives with me. Although it is true for a lot of other essays as well, I particularly want to acknowledge that Stanford’s main application essay has offered me many windows of deep introspection in the last decade.Read More