Stanford GSB | Mr. Indian Telecom ENG
GRE 340, GPA 3.56
Stanford GSB | Ms. East Africa Specialist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.34
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Mr. Nonprofit Social Entrepreneur
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
MIT Sloan | Mr. Low GPA Over Achiever
GMAT 700, GPA 2.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Minority Champ
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Chicago Booth | Ms. Start-Up Entrepreneur
GRE 318 current; 324 intended, GPA 3.4
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Health Care Executive
GMAT 690, GPA 3.3
Darden | Mr. Fintech Nerd
GMAT 740, GPA 7.7/10
Harvard | Mr. Professional Boy Scout
GMAT 660, GPA 3.83
Darden | Mr. Senior Energy Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 2.5
IU Kelley | Mr. Construction Manager
GRE 680, GPA 3.02
IU Kelley | Mr. Clinical Trial Ops
GMAT Waived, GPA 3.33
IU Kelley | Ms. Biracial Single Mommy
, GPA 2.5/3.67 Grad
Rice Jones | Mr. Simple Manufacturer
GRE 320, GPA 3.95
NYU Stern | Mr. Low Gmat
GMAT 690, GPA 73.45 % (No GPA in undergrad)
Chicago Booth | Mr. Finance Musician
GRE 330, GPA 3.6
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Wake Up & Grind
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. Improve Healthcare
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
N U Singapore | Ms. Biomanager
GMAT 520, GPA 2.8
Harvard | Mr. 1st Gen Brazilian LGBT
GMAT 720, GPA 3.2
USC Marshall | Mr. Ambitious
GRE 323, GPA 3.01
Harvard | Mr. Merchant Of Debt
GMAT 760, GPA 3.5 / 4.0 in Master 1 / 4.0 in Master 2
Tuck | Ms. Nigerian Footwear
GRE None, GPA 4.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Low GPA To Stanford
GMAT 770, GPA 2.7
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 360 Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Low GPA High GRE
GRE 325, GPA 3.2

Have A Question About MBA Career Strategy? Ask Angela, Our Resident Expert

Angela Guido, Founder & CEO of Career Protocol and Poets&Quants Resident Expert on MBA Careers

Great Advice. No Nonsense.

Do I need an MBA to achieve my career goals? Should I or shouldn’t I go into consulting immediately following bschool? What should I be doing with the time between acceptance and the start of my MBA program?

If you’re one of Poets&Quants’ informed, proactive, and beloved readers, these questions are probably on your mind and, if they aren’t, they should be if you want to make the most of the wonderful but fleeting opportunity to pivot your career in the direction of your dreams.

Good news! Angela Guido is here to answer these and more questions. As Poets&Quants’ resident MBA Career Strategy Expert and she’s got a ton of no-nonsense and thought-provoking advice for you. Angela runs Career Protocol, the web’s most refreshing destination for MBA career advice. She’s a straight shooter and she’s got answers. What’s better s that she also has questions that will help you arrive at the right conclusions for yourself.

Here’s why we picked Angela as our resident expert:

  • She got her MBA from Chicago Booth where she was a Siebel Scholar
  • She worked as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group after business school
  • She’s managed recruiting at two top global firms: BCG and KPMG
  • She’s a teacher: ESL, GMAT and LSAT for Manhattan Prep, and salsa dancing among her credentials
  • She loves people and what makes them tick: She’s MBTI® and Strengthsfinder® certified
  • For the last 10 years, she’s been one of the world’s most revered MBA Admissions consultants
  • In parallel, she’s coached hundreds of MBAs to discover and successfully get their dream jobs post-MBA
  • She literally wrote the book on Interviews (COMING SOON)
  • She leads the definitive pre-MBA Career Prep course, YOMO: You Only MBA Once (So you’d better make it count!)

Got a question? Angela will get back to you with her signature style that we sometimes describe as brutally honest but always inspirational and encouraging. She’s ready to offer advice to help propel your career to your destination of choice. So, what are you waiting for? Fire away!