Emory Goizueta | Mr. English Teacher
GMAT 680 (plan to re-take), GPA 3.78
Columbia | Ms. Growth Strategy
GMAT 700, GPA 3.83
Harvard | Mr. Brightside
GMAT 760, GPA 3.93
Harvard | Ms. Social Enterprise/Healthcare
GRE 324, GPA 3.5
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Dyslexic Salesman
GMAT 720, GPA 2.9
Kenan-Flagler | Mr. 10 Years In Finance
GMAT Not Required / Waived, GPA 2.65
McCombs School of Business | Ms. Registered Nurse Entrepreneur
GMAT 630, GPA 3.59
Harvard | Mr. Australian Navy
GMAT 770, GPA 3.74
Harvard | Mr. Supply Chain Photographer
GMAT 700, GPA 3.3
Stanford GSB | Mr. Former SEC Athlete
GMAT 620, GPA 3.8
Harvard | Ms. FMCG Enthusiast Seeking Second MBA
GMAT 730, GPA 3.1
NYU Stern | Ms. Civil Servant To Fortune 50
GRE Writing May 31st, GPA Undergrad: 3.0, Graduate: 3.59
MIT Sloan | Ms. Designer Turned Founder
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Low GPA To Stanford
GMAT 770, GPA 2.7
Harvard | Mr. Strategist
GMAT 750, GPA 73%, top of the class (gold medalist)
Berkeley Haas | Mr. All About Impact
GMAT N/A, GPA 63%
Harvard | Mr. Forbes U30 & Big Pharma
GMAT 640, GPA 3.4
Wharton | Mr. Asset Manager – Research Associate
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Ross | Mr. FP&A
GMAT 730, GPA 3.5
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Kellogg | Ms. Not-For-Profit
GMAT TBD, GPA 4.0
INSEAD | Mr. Big Chill 770
GMAT 770, GPA 3-3.2
Harvard | Mr. Captain Mishra
GMAT 760, GPA 4.0
Ross | Mr. Dragon Age
GRE 327, GPA 2.19/4.0
Wharton | Ms. Type-A CPG PM
GMAT 750, GPA 3.42
Harvard | Ms. 2+2 Trader
GMAT 770, GPA 3.9
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Young Software Engineer
GRE 330, GPA 3.60

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!