Stanford GSB | Mr. Lost Trader
GMAT 760, GPA 3.93
Said Business School | Ms. Ordinary Applicant
GMAT 710, GPA 3.37
Yale | Mr. Army Infantry Officer
GMAT 730, GPA 2.83
Stanford GSB | Mr. Start-Up To F500
GMAT TBD, GPA 3.62
Stanford GSB | Mr. Startup Founder
GMAT 700, GPA 3.12
Harvard | Mr. M&A Post-Startup
GMAT 710, GPA 3.6
Yale | Mr. Consulting Escapist
GMAT 760, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. Banking To Startup
GMAT 760, GPA 3.7
Wharton | Mr. Master’s To MBA
GMAT 760, GPA 3.4
USC Marshall | Mr. Versatile Entrepreneur
GMAT 710, GPA 3.3
INSEAD | Mr. Aerospace Manufacturer
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Ms. Education Non-profit
GRE 330, GPA 3.0
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Real Estate Developer
GMAT 740, GPA 3.12
Stanford GSB | Mr. Failed Entrepreneur
GMAT 750, GPA 3.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Immigrant Entrepreneur
GMAT 750, GPA 3.8
Wharton | Mr. Fintech Entrepreneur
GMAT 710, GPA 3.04
Yale | Ms. Business Start-Up
GRE 312, GPA 3.6
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Cornell Hopeful
GMAT Targeting 700+, GPA 2.5
Harvard | Mr. Big Fish, Small Pond
GMAT 790, GPA 3.88
Tuck | Mr. Crisis Line Counselor
GMAT 700, GPA 3.1
Stanford GSB | Mr. Digital Engineer
GMAT 700, GPA 2.7
Harvard | Mr. IB/PE To Fintech
GMAT 740, GPA 3.14
USC Marshall | Mr. Supply Chain Guru
GMAT GMAT Waiver, GPA 2.6
McCombs School of Business | Mr. First-Time MBA
GRE 332, GPA 3.3
HEC Paris | Ms. Public Health
GMAT TBD, GPA 4.0
Chicago Booth | Mr. Music Into Numbers
GMAT 730, GPA 3.8
Wharton | Mr. Top Salesman
GMAT 610, GPA 4.0

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!