Jenifer Raver

Senior Expert Coach

Fortuna Admissions

United States

Net Promoter Score: 9

Consultant Bio

Jenifer brings over a decade’s experience in higher education to the Fortuna Admissions team, including stints at INSEAD, Singapore Management University and Yale-NUS College. She served as a coach for Career Services at INSEAD, as MBA Programme Director of Singapore Management University (SMU), and as Director in the Dean of Faculty Office at Yale-NUS College.

Prior to joining the education industry, Jenifer worked at Time Inc. and Toyota Motor Manufacturing. Originally from the US, she has spent 18 years living and working in Singapore and Japan, and travelled extensively throughout Asia, Europe and North America.

Jenifer holds an MBA in Marketing from the Wharton School and an MA in International Relations from the Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania. While at Penn, she served on the Lauder Institute Admissions Committee for two years. Post-graduation, she served as a member of the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Club (Singapore) Executive Committee and as an alumni interviewer. Jenifer received her BA in English Literature and Japanese Language & Literature from Indiana University Bloomington. She’s also an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF).

Company Information

Fortuna Admissions possesses unique insider knowledge of how admissions committees work, because we have been the gatekeepers in the admissions offices of top business schools. Our entire team comprises of former business school professionals from top-tier institutions including Wharton, INSEAD, Harvard Business School, Stanford GSB, London Business School, Chicago Booth, NYU Stern, Duke Fuqua, IE Business School, and UC Berkeley Haas.

We have personally reviewed tens of thousands of applications from candidates all over the world. We have also shaped admissions policy, devised the application processes, and had the final say on who got in. We know the inside track – what goes on behind the closed doors of admissions committees, how your candidacy will stand up versus the competition, and how you can best maximize your chances of gaining a coveted place in a top MBA program.

Our experience and passion for coaching gives you a level of MBA admissions insight that you won’t find anywhere else. And with our passion for coaching, we can help you bring out the best in yourself so you truly shine in your application and interviews.

Menu of Services and Associated Costs

Goal development. Candidacy positioning. Interview coaching. Designed to guide you carefully through the entire application process, our MBA packages draw on our team’s industry expertise as former Directors and Associate Directors of Admissions at the world’s best business schools. For the highest impact, we recommend our Comprehensive Package or Premium Package Upgrade services.

One-School Package: $5,900 (Expert coach) $6,900 (director / senior expert coach)
Two-School Package: $7,900 (Expert coach) $9,200 (director / senior expert coach)
Three-School Package: $9,750 (Expert coach) $11,350 (director / senior expert coach)
Four-School Package: $11,450 (Expert coach) $13,350 (director / senior expert coach)
Five-School Package: $13,000 (Expert coach) $15,200 (director / senior expert coach)

You will work with a dedicated Expert Coach throughout the entire process, with input from our resume specialist and a mid-point review of your entire application by another of our Expert Coaches. Our Fortuna Coaches have held senior positions at the world’s best MBA programs and are uniquely qualified to help you maximize your chances of gaining a coveted place in a top business school.

Location: United States

Email: info@fortunaadmissions.com

Website: https://fortunaadmissions.com

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  • The PERFECT Mentor, Coach, & Supporter - Admitted To HSW!
    10 months ago
    During my MBA application process, I had the absolute pleasure to work with Jenifer who truly surpassed all my expectations as a coach and mentor. Through her guidance, expertise, and unwavering support, I was admitted to HBS, Stanford GSB, and Wharton / Lauder. She has my unequivocal endorsement. I worked with Jenifer through Fortuna's comprehensive school packages. Ever since my first conversation with her, she showed complete investment in me and my story as someone from a lower income, diverse, immigrant background. She dedicated a lot of time and energy to get to know ME - understand my journey, character, and aspirations - outside of just the applications, which made me feel like I always had a trusted friend and supporter in my corner throughout ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Incredible Mentor & Coach
    10 months ago
    Jenifer is a spectacular coach, a true gem! Her guidance throughout my MBA application process was invaluable. With her seasoned expertise, she transformed a complex task into a smooth, manageable journey. She diligently helped refine my essays, highlighting my strengths and experiences. Her insightful advice was instrumental in my acceptance into UC Berkeley Haas. My success is undoubtedly intertwined with her dedicated mentorship. For anyone seeking a committed, knowledgeable, and inspirational guide, I highly recommend Jenifer. She doesn't just coach - she empowers!
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • An Unforgettable Experience
    10 months ago
    I had a very disappointing prior MBA admissions round where I was rejected without interview from 5 schools. My motivation was at an all time low. However, in 2022, I decided to give another attempt at GRE and approached Fortuna Admissions. Despite a not so decent GRE score, Matt from Fortuna gave me immense confidence that I still deserve a place in Top 20 due to my impressive and diverse work experience. I was paired with Jenifer and we instantly connected due to her prior experience working with people from my background. Jenifer and I immediately deep dived into our applications, and I sincerely believe her strongest skill is bringing out my unique perspective. She helped me identify that trait and very skilfully coached me ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • She's The Perfect Combination - Expert Guide & Encouraging Coach!
    10 months ago
    After speaking to several local and international consultants and being discouraged by a few, I was fortunate enough to have connected with Jenifer. When I reached out to Fortuna Admissions, I was very impressed by their approach of letting me have chemistry calls (also known as the free consultation call) where I was able to speak to 2 recommended coaches based on my profile and requirements. Both my chemistry conversations were remarkably positive, but with Jenifer, I connected instantly because of her genuine and warm personality and the fact that she took the time (and even went beyond the scheduled time) to get to know ME and MY expectations, even in our free consultation! From the very beginning, Jenifer was incredibly insightful, organized, and professional - ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Absolutely The Best Coach I Could've Asked For!
    10 months ago
    The MBA application journey seemed extremely daunting and overwhelming as I needed help figuring out where to start. I decided to talk to consultants to find someone who deeply understood my journey to help craft a meaningful essay. After talking to a few consultants, I knew within the first 20 minutes of my call with Jenifer that she was the person I wanted to work with, and I told her immediately on the call. I had many hurdles to overcome and reframe to help piece it all together, and Jenifer helped me focus on the most important aspects to really pull my story together. From the beginning, she helped me narrow down the target schools to perfect my resume. I was extremely satisfied with the ...
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    Pauline Cho
    MBA Class of 2025 Admit
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  • BEST Experience - A Coach That Realizes Your Dreams Before You DO!
    10 months ago
    After multiple sub-par introductory calls with a few consulting firms, I was warmly greeted by Jenifer on our introductory call (first free consultation). Immediately, her liveliness and sincere attention toward my goals persuaded me to sign up for Fortuna's 2-school package. Throughout my working with her, Jenifer and the coaches at Fortuna never forced me to buy additional hours. All hours were used incredibly wisely and I was able to submit multiple applications with immaculate details and serious thoughts. With the consultations, I was able to discover who I was as a person deeply and decided to apply to Wharton, which was not an option I originally considered due to the school's infamous (and may I say, very wrongly characterized) focus on Finance. I received ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Best Coach I Could Have Asked For! Kind, Genuine, & An Expert In The Field!
    10 months ago
    I worked with Jenifer Raver from Fortuna Admissions as part of my MBA application journey, and highly recommend her to anyone looking for an admissions consultant! Thanks to Jenifer, I was accepted to 3 out of 4 of my target schools (including H/W) and waitlisted at the GSB. From the beginning, I knew I wanted someone “in my corner” to root for me while providing expert guidance throughout the application and interview process. Jenifer was the best coach I could have asked for. As an international student/third-culture kid, I knew I had a unique story to tell, but wasn't quite sure how to bring this forward in my application. Jenifer saw this from our very first intro call, and we instantly bonded thanks to her experience working ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • A Memorable & Unbeatable Experience With Jenifer!
    10 months ago
    I had such a delightful experience with Jenifer, who helped me build my story end-to-end for my application. From our very first call, I knew that Jenifer was the perfect advisor for me as she helped me build my narrative, bringing out strengths that translated to what my specific school was looking for, particularly since my MBA program of interest had an international twist. Jenifer was so kind, and thoughtful yet so diligent in ensuring that every aspect of my application that I put forward to the admissions office was intentional, which I truly appreciate! Although I made it to the interview and was not admitted to my school of choice, in hindsight, I wouldn't have been able to make it this far without her! ...
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    Class of 2025 Rejected
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  • Wonderful Experience!
    11 months ago
    I worked with Jenifer on my mock interview for HBS (which I ultimately got admitted to) and had a wonderful experience! I also had the pleasure of working with Jenifer at the beginning of my MBA consultant search process and she helped me decide to work with another Fortuna client. Jenifer is extremely knowledgeable and a pleasure to talk to. She is very generous with her time and gives you very honest and candid feedback. She is also excellent at simulating the intense experience that is the HBS interview! Thanks so much, Jenifer
    Class of 2025 N/A
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  • An Excellent Coach That Gets Me Into My Dream School!
    11 months ago
    I worked with Jenifer through Fortuna admissions for my MBA applications, mostly focusing on INSEAD. Jenifer had absolutely sold me on her genuine and warm personality the first time I met her through the free consultation call. I decided to purchase the 8-hour package to work with Jenifer or refine my resume and essays and polish my interview skills. Throughout the process, she continuously encouraged me to be myself and be authentic with the stories I shared in my essays. She patiently reviewed all my drafts and helped me hit some impossible word count limits. Her positive attitude is something I cherish the most throughout this very challenging application process I would absolutely recommend her to anyone in need of an MBA admissions consultant.
    Nguyen Le
    MBA Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Would Recommend 100% - Thank You So Much Jenifer!
    1 year ago
    I had an amazing time working with Jenifer! She was not only a great coach but also a friend throughout the process, which was something that really helped me power through all the requirements. She was super accommodating, structured, detail-oriented, and very insightful about the process! Early on, I requested if we could have constant catchups (because it was something I thought would help me keep track, being very busy with work) and because of that, we ended up chatting once a week before work! I always looked forward to every conversation because there was always something new to learn from her each week. Our conversations were also very fun, we would talk about how life was in our respective countries, especially during COVID-19. I ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Extreme Professionalism & Warm-Hearted Personality
    1 year ago
    While I was applying to European MBA schools, I started looking for the help of consultants as I wanted to polish my essays (I am an international student) and get the proper guidance along the process of applying to the schools. I arranged around four first free calls with different consultants to get the right feel of the person with whom I will be working. By the time I finished a call with Jenifer, I instantly knew that I wanted to work with her. She not only showed her profound experience in guiding students to success but also expressed a warm-hearted and caring personality. During the few hours that we've spent on essays, Jenifer provided critical ideas on how to strengthen certain points and pointed out ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Admission + Scholarship With A Warm & Genuine Consultant
    1 year ago
    After shopping around the different consultants and being told by a few that I didn’t stand a chance I met Jenifer. Our first conversation was incredibly encouraging and warm. These qualities carried on while we worked together. Jenifer was able to take the swirl of confusion in my head to calmly and expertly work with me to put together great applications. Working with Jenifer was great as she genuinely cared about me, my journey, and my goals. Our meetings started off candidly, speaking about each other’s lives and we quickly formed a strong working relationship. She had a great balance of directness, passion, and supportiveness - which is exactly what I needed. Overall, I highly recommend Jenifer! She also supported me in setting up practice ...
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    Rohan Sood
    MBA Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Extremely Competent & Passionate Coach
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer through Fortuna admissions for my INSEAD application. I was apprehensive of the cost of Fortuna's consultancy when I was initially scouting for a consultant to work with. However, one free consultation call with Jenifer was all that it took for me to know that I wanted to work with her and her only. I took Fortuna's 1-school full package She strives to bring out the best in you throughout the application process and she helps THE REAL YOU truly shine on the application. She patiently worked her magic through all my drafts and helped me hit some impossible word count limits. Despite her claiming several times that she isn't my therapist, she helped me dig really deep and process my thoughts into ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Life Coach & Best Mentor!
    2 years ago
    Working with Jenifer was such a pleasure and made my MBA application process so much more enjoyable. She took great care in listening to my stories so that I could write up the perfect essays. We had such great rapport that I opened up to her about some parts of my life that I only opened up to my closest friends. She took great care even after the essays were done, making sure that I was well prepped for the interviews. She would check in regularly and send good vibes my way when she knew an interview was coming up. I would strongly recommend Jenifer to whoever is afraid of starting their MBA journey. 10/10 she will support you and give you the full confidence ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Incredible Coach & Mentor Who Shows Genuine Care
    2 years ago
    Jenifer came highly recommended to me by a close friend who had worked with her in a previous cycle and earned admission to GSB (along with several other amazing programs). I’m so grateful for that introduction: from my very first phone call with Jenifer, I knew that she cared deeply about getting to know me and helping me tell my story. I’d decided to work with a consultant relatively late in the admissions process and initially felt stressed about the timeline. I was applying to 3 schools, and I had to retake the GMAT, brief my recommenders, update my resume, write my essays, and fill out applications all in the span of about 10 weeks. Jenifer put me at ease and helped me put together a ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • So Insightful & Supportive!
    2 years ago
    I cannot recommend Jennifer enough. I reached out to her pretty late in my application process, but she was ready to dive in immediately! Her intimate understanding of the Wharton/Lauder process really allowed me to fine-tune my personal story to stand out better in the applicant pool. Jennifer's ability to dig in and ask hard questions of her clients really pays off on the essays, and her support and guidance made the application process super smooth and rewarding for me!
    Jyotika Chandhoke
    MBA Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Thanks, Jenifer!
    2 years ago
    After conducting thorough due diligence of +10 admission consulting firms (basically, I had a 30-min call with those +10 admission consulting firms), I decided to work with Fortuna for two reasons. Firstly, Fortuna has a lot of experience in this industry. Secondly, contrary to other consulting firms, Fortuna was really trying to understand my need from the initial call vs. other consulting firms were trying to sell me their packages/offers during the first call... I disliked this second approach. My initial call was with Jenifer! Jenifer was not my direct coach but provided me with her ideas and recommendations during the middle at the end of my admission preparation. It was certainly valuable to benefit from her experience. I will be joining Stanford GSB next September 2022. ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Great Coach Who Is Kind & Focused
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer on two schools, and she was patient and made herself accessible throughout the whole process. The application process can be extremely stressful at times and it was a game-changer having Jenifer to guide me throughout it. She provided me with a lot of great advice and insight that was helpful to the other schools that I applied to as well. At the end of the day, I believe that with her help - I was able to put forth an application that I was extremely happy with.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Jenifer Is A Writing Expert!
    2 years ago
    I had my first consultation call with Jenifer. When I told her about my background, she immediately helped me formulate my story, which had similarities with her own. She also paired me with the perfect coach thereafter. Jenifer continued to work closely with me as my second reviewer. She gave valuable input to my essays and made both me and my coach rethink the strategy and storyline we were going for. She challenged several points, for which I'm grateful as I was able to dig deeper and bring out a solid and well-knit story to support my applications. Jenifer was also very prompt with her responses and always stuck to the promised turnaround time. I appreciate her guidance and support throughout my MBA application journey ...
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    Class of 2024 Rejected
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  • Excellent Guide & Coach
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer on a number of applications. With each one she helped me to understand the uniqueness of that school and how I could build the most competitive application for each one. She helped me dig deeper into my past to uncover the stories and events that would resonate with admissions, events that I would have probably overlooked. All in all, a great guide to have in my corner as I went about this process.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • A Premier MBA Coach & Mentor
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer on a 3-school package and cannot say enough positive things about my experience working with her. Despite going through many ups and downs around testing, waitlists, etc. Jenifer kept me at ease every step of the way. She really challenged me and helped me bring the best story out of my life and career in my essays and resume. She was very supportive of me in the programs I chose to focus on and the interview prep she provided was vital in me securing acceptances. Her sage advice and guidance throughout helped me to achieve my goals and to secure a scholarship at one of my top schools. Working with Jenifer was an absolute blessing, she was extremely personable and compassionate ...
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    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Amazing Coach Who Challenged Me To Bring Out My Best Story
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer on an hourly basis as I had already drafted my essays when I first started working with her. I was deeply amazed by Jenifer's work ethic. She used the time very efficiently - she wouldn't need a lot of time for each draft essay review but she raised lots of good points for me to consider and improve on every time. She also turned around comments promptly. She challenged me to deep dive into the essay prompt and helped me brainstorm powerful personal stories that I could use. I was very pleased with how much my essays improved after a few revisions. Working with Jenifer has been the best investment for my MBA application. Aside from essay reviews, I also got application and ...
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    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Warm, Kind, Detail Oriented, & Very Knowledgeable
    2 years ago
    Jenifer came highly recommended to me by a friend, and in turn, I can fully endorse her services to any future applicants. She helped me in the application process by thoroughly reviewing and providing feedback on my resume, essays and short answer responses through at least a dozen iterations. We also did a mock interview that was incredibly helpful in building my confidence for the real thing. Beyond that, Jenifer genuinely put in the effort to get to know and mentor me through the application process. The value of her time and advice is readily apparent in my application (especially if you compare my first essays to the final ones), and I will happily recommend her services to anyone going through the application process!
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Great Coach & Mentor
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer to build out my Wharton application. She was very helpful in helping me craft my narrative, encouraging me to think creatively about my options, and was incredibly good at helping me create a differentiated profile for myself. Jenifer went the extra mile for me after I was rejected and helped me build a plan for next year!
    Burk Huey
    MBA Class of 2022 Rejected
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  • The Perfect Coach!
    2 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer throughout the entire INSEAD application process. Jenifer was able to provide a wealth of knowledge alongside bespoke advice to help me achieve an R1 offer. Through our detailed initial consultations, Jenifer was genuinely interested in my life and as such, was able to guide me in crafting my own story, showcasing and balancing both my strengths and weaknesses.
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • A Kind Mentor
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer over the course of this past year to apply to dual-degree programs. She was great to work with – she was detail-oriented in reviewing my materials, and very responsive in making herself available whenever I had a question. She struck a good balance between talking me up so I’d feel confident (especially during interviews) while also telling me the truths that I needed to hear. More than that, she was a wonderful person to have on my team during the application process – she genuinely cared about me and made sure my story was authentic to me – which was only possible because she took the time to get to know me. Her mentorship went beyond just my applications. I am ...
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    Class of 2024 Waitlist
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  • Jenifer: Competence And Compassion Personified
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer on my applications to 2 leading schools in the UK and I must say that I was really satisfied with her services. If you are serious about maximizing your chances at any leading business school, then Jenifer is a must-have on your team. Jenifer's strengths are: (a) She will push you (and that's a great thing!): This is by-far her biggest strength. During my applications, Jenifer gave me a lot of advice that felt like more work. She stress-tested each line in each material I gave her, and she never let even the smallest detail go unaddressed. While this means that you will work harder at your application, it also means that the quality of your application will be that much ...
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    Class of 2021 Applicant
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  • Best Coach And Mentor
    3 years ago
    From the first time, we talked I knew I could trust Jenifer. I have only good things to talk about Jenifer while we worked together for many months. While working with her, I could tell that she cared about my success and my goals. She will build your confidence and lead you to the right path. Even when she is busy, she will make time for you and spend as much time as needed to help you. I feel that a consultant like Jenifer is very hard to find, with her commitment and passion she has put out into helping me achieve my goals. Many like me during the application will feel stress and anxiety, but just talking with Jenifer has allowed me to turn ...
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    Class of 2023 Applicant
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  • A Mentor, And A Coach
    3 years ago
    Working with Jenifer has been an amazing journey. I felt the instant connection with her right during our first initial call and I decided to work with her, even though I was still undecided about the consulting companies right before the call. She was more than just a coach, but also a mentor at the same time. She supported me at some of my personal decision and genuinely had my best interest at heart, and would look out for my wellbeing in this somewhat taxing journey of MBA application. I could always trust her to have my back as she would encourage me on my GMAT journey, reassure me during my application process. I felt supported and not so alone in this arduous application journey. Her ...
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    Class of 2022 Applicant
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  • Great Experience!
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer for my MBA applications and had a great experience. I felt comfortable with Jenifer from the very first free consultation call itself, and knew that I wanted to work with her as my coach. She truly helped me understand that the application doesn't necessarily have to check every box (I was applying with only 3 years of work experience, lower than the 5-6 year average at the schools) and that highlighting my strengths and truly embracing my values and presenting them well is more important. I enjoyed working with her both on my essays and interviews. I got great constructive feedback from her on my interviews and it really helped me be more confident at my actual interviews. I would strongly ...
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    Paridhi Maheshwari
    MBA Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Jenifer is a coach with a heart!
    3 years ago
    Jenifer is a coach with a heart. My interaction with Jenifer started during my first half-hour consultation with Fortuna. I had no expectations of Fortuna then, and was undecided in signing up for a coach. But within the first few minutes of our call, Jenifer’s warm and friendly persona drew me in like quicksand. There was never a mention of business sale. Our conversation was personal and authentic. It was at that point I knew engaging Fortuna was the right move for me. Even though Jenifer was not a direct coach to my application, she played the role of a pseudo mentor and friend throughout my MBA application journey. She checked up on me every other week to see if I was doing well, giving me ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Jenifer Is More Than Just A Coach
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer from last May for my b-school applications and she not only helped me get into my top choice school, but she also helped me navigate a very difficult year and ensured I produced the best application that I could put forward. I struggled a lot when I was not able to crack the GMAT and apply in round 1, but her belief and faith in me and my capabilities kept me going, eventually resulting in me getting a 700+ score and an admit. She completely understood my aspirations and goals and even believed in what I wanted to do in my life and that was really important for me as it made working with her so effortless. It's safe to ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Jenifer Is The Best!!!
    3 years ago
    I was introduced to Jenifer by a friend of mine who had already worked on his MBA application with her and he was very happy with Jenifer as he got admitted into some of the most highly-ranked programs. I must say that Jenifer far exceeded my expectations. I worked with her for almost a year, a period in which she helped me in every aspect of my MBA application journey. After understanding my interests and objectives, Jenifer helped me find the right schools for me and motivated me during my GMAT preparation. Despite I wasn’t yet a client of her, she was constantly helping me and giving me precious suggestions on how to reach my goals. My first GMAT attempt did not go as expected, ...
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    Class of 2022 Applicant
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  • Amazing Experience Working With Jenifer!
    3 years ago
    I had an amazing experience working with Jenifer! Not only did she help me with my application, like other reviews here said, but she was also a great mentor, and I learned a lot about myself from her during the process! I decided to apply to MBA mid-year last year, quite late, and storytelling/essay writing is definitely one of my weaknesses. MBA application can be an extremely stressful and vulnerable process, but Jenifer was very patient. She learned about me in detail to make sure I can tell the best stories about myself to admissions. It was so easy to connect and open up to her, and from her global experiences, I felt like she really understood my experiences living in different countries and working ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • A Coach, A Mentor & A Friend
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenny on my MBA application this year and she was very professional and helpful in inspiring me and preparing my application package. We communicated frequently to solve the problems during this application process and she acted more like a friend, she guided me and encouraging me to thrive. I got my dream offer and I am more than just grateful to Jenny!
    Class of 2021 Admit
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  • Jenifer IS AMAZING!!!
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer as a Round 2 candidate for the Class of 2023. As a reapplicant, I worked with an Admissions Consultant to identify ways to strengthen my application since I knew how competitive the process would be this year due to the pandemic. That said, I'm grateful to have found Jenifer! I purchased an 8-hour package, and within this brief period, she took the time to get to know me and went above and beyond to offer guidance on my essays, interviews, and overall story. When interacting with her, I felt like I was speaking with a mentor I have known for years. She was genuinely interested in ensuring that I put forth the best application out there, and I suspect that not ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Thank You Jenny!
    3 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer for 6 months applying to 5 different schools. With her help and guidance, I was invited to interview with four of them. All schools are very competitive top MBA programs. Jenifer is an amazing person and coach. She goes above and beyond in getting to know her clients in order to cater to the best story about them. We built an amazing relationship that I am sure will last for good. She is very genuine in her feedback and guidance which what candidates need the most in preparing their applications. I consider myself very lucky to have worked with her. You are great Jenny! TYK!
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • A Wonderful Experience Working With Jenifer!
    3 years ago
    I was initially hesitant to use a consulting service given the financial commitment, but now as a new M7 admit I can confidently say that it was worth every penny! I chose Fortuna for hourly services after having an initial consultation that was head and shoulders above the consultation that I had with another firm. I was fortunate to be paired with Jenifer, who was a fantastic mentor and a kindhearted person. She brought out the best in my profile and helped me thread together my unique story in a way that I couldn't have done entirely on my own. She was also an invaluable support system when those inevitable pre-submission doubts crept in. The application process can be draining, and Jenifer is definitely someone you ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Coach Beyond MBA - GSB/Wharton/Sloan Admit
    4 years ago
    I wasn't 100% sure what to expect when I sought a coach for my MBA applications, but Jenny Raver far exceeded any of my expectations. The application process is a mentally, emotionally, and time-wise taxing journey - I couldn't have done it without Jenny's patience, personalized guidance, and incredible ability to connect the dots across my life/accomplishments in ways that enriched my belief in my own potential. If you're looking for a coach who knows the process inside out and has your back beyond professional success, I would look no further than Jenny, with whom I look forward to staying close with over future milestones in life.
    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Jenifer Is An Amazing Coach & Mentor!
    4 years ago
    When researching for an MBA admissions consultant, I interviewed with two MBA admissions consultants and decided to go with Fortuna because Fortuna took the time to get to know me, my background and understand the reason why I want to pursue an MBA prior to assigning me with a coach. After the initial chat and based on my background/school of interests, Fortuna connected me with Jenifer. It was truly a pleasure working with Jenifer and the Fortuna team. Jenifer is a very knowledgeable coach and she genuinely cares about her students. I chose the 2 school package with Fortuna and worked closely with Jenifer on essay writing for two schools and one mock interview. Throughout the essay editing phase, Jenifer provided great feedback ...
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    Class of 2020 Admit
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  • Excellent Mentor & Easy To Work With!
    4 years ago
    As a reapplicant, I was trying to figure out how to improve my application. Even though I went to Jenifer late in the application cycle, she helped me through every step in detail. Her consistent guidance and support were amazing. I discovered new angles to my stories through our discussions. Jenifer's warm and encouraging approach made the application process enjoyable. Throughout the application cycle (including closer to the deadlines), Jenifer remained extremely professional and responsive. When I was traveling to different time zones, Jenifer still managed to find windows to speak with me even on short notice. Her commitment and open communication made working with her very easy. After securing admission in a top program, as an international student, the pandemic has brought a fair ...
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    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Highly Recommend Jenifer
    4 years ago
    From the initial call to working with my coach to director reviews, I felt strongly that the entire experience with Fortuna was personalized. From the beginning, my coach Jenifer was keen on building strong connection with me so that she could get to know me professional and personally. The connection made it possible for her to later personalize strategies and guide me to realize my full potential in applications. At every step, she provided me support thoroughly and patiently. No matter what situation I ran into, I felt I could rely on her expert opinions to exam my actions to take. It brought me peace of mind especially as I had an unconventional background with few connections in the B-school cycle. Along the process, I ...
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    Ting Zhang
    MBA Class of 2020 Admit
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  • Jenifer! You're the BEST!!!
    4 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer Raver to prepare for my Team-Based Discussion. The 1-hour session I had with Jenifer as she reviewed my mock TBD and provided feedback to prepare me for the main TBD, made me build a very strong connection with her because she's so caring, patient, and very insightful. I wish \ worked with the Fortuna admission team from the beginning when I applied to other schools. I believe I would have gotten all because of the kind of personalized support and extreme attention to detail that I had from Jenifer. I couldn't think of any better person to work with next time than Jenifer and the Fortuna Admissions.
    Class of 2020 Rejected
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  • An Exceptional Consultant & Much More!
    4 years ago
    I'm grateful to have had the good fortune of working with Jenifer. She helped turn the tedious application process into a pleasant and rewarding experience and was both a guide and mentor to me. When I began exploring MBA programs, I was uncertain if my profile would be appealing to the top-ranked schools, and wasn't sure which parts of my professional and personal background to emphasize. Jenifer was extraordinarily supportive, patient, encouraging, and earnest in her approach, which helped ease my anxieties -- a lifesaver for a worrier like myself! Jenifer helped me explore and find hidden strengths throughout all dimensions in my background, which allowed me to craft a cohesive story that was both authentic and showcased my non-traditional sides as unique assets. Jenifer was ...
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    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Highly Recommend Jenifer
    4 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer Raver and the experience was truly rewarding. I got into one of the T10 with a scholarship and will be heading there this fall. I remember it was last year this time when I had the first meeting with Jenifer. Having already talked to many consultants who tend to sell you the same pitch and rosy prospect, Jenifer really stood out for her tremendous caring for clients. It was from that meeting I made the decision to work with her and I couldn’t be happier. The application process can be a rocky road filled with surprise (both good and bad). At the time I was the only one applying for an MBA at my office and it felt like I was ...
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    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Jenifer Helped Me Secure a Fellowship to My #1 School!
    4 years ago
    I worked with Jenifer to prepare for my Team-Based Discussion. Since I came from a non-business background (military), the Fortuna Admissions team helped me showcase my strengths while also accentuating my personality. After the mock interview and debrief, I grew more comfortable influencing fellow applicants, whom had widely different personalities and backgrounds that I was used to -- a skill to improve upon for any applicant! My performance during game day rounded out my application and ultimately helped me secure a generous merit fellowship. Jenifer was insightful, patient, and empowering. Overall, working with the Fortuna Admissions team will give you invaluable glimpse into what it could feel like during game day. Take my advice, you won't regret it.
    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Grateful For Jenifer!
    5 years ago
    I was approved for MBA sponsorship by my employer close to the deadlines for round two and was very stressed and worried due to the time constraint. The decision to sign up for the Comprehensive School Package with Fortuna was the best decision I've made this year. Jenifer did a great job in walking me through the process and setting realistic deadlines for each part. She was also very responsive and attentive to my concerns and worries all throughout the application journey. It was evident that Jenifer has A LOT of experience with top program applications and her tips and feedback regarding my essays was invaluable. My GRE scores were not the best, yet Jenifer's help in putting together and polishing my overall application resulted in me ...
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    Class of 2014 Applicant
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  • A Mentor Beyond MBA Applications
    5 years ago
    I started my MBA applications quite late, around August. A good friend who got into a top 3 MBA program introduced me to Fortuna and I was very lucky to pair up with Jenifer. At first, I was not that articulate in terms of revealing myself or explaining why I want to pursue a MBA at this stage of my career. I had a hard time connecting the dots together, especially for schools like HBS, which requires a deep reflection on my past experience. Jenifer provided me some very informative and authentic feedback. Most importantly, she guided me to get to know myself in a deeper level. She was literally there for me every step of the way. Throughout this process, I had a ...
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    Class of 2021 Applicant
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  • Jenifer Is FANTASTIC. Got Into My #1 M7 School Because Of Her!
    5 years ago
    To start off: I got into my first choice school! M7 school, and I'll be starting this fall! My background: I'm an Asian engineer with a low undergraduate GPA. I did well on the GMAT, but I had some serious disconnects in my story. I was having some real real trouble putting my essays together, as well as a complete application. I applied to 3 schools, and each application was more daunting than the one before. The word limits were too constraining in my opinion. How was I supposed to fit my entire life story into 500-1000 words? How was I supposed to stand-out from the rest of the crowd? What should I even write about? What makes me special? Jenifer helped me do just that. Jenifer, ...
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    Class of 2021 Admit
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