Sam Weeks

Founder

Sam Weeks Consulting

Amsterdam

Netherlands

Net Promoter Score: 9

Consultant Bio

Distinctive writing. It earned Sam an MBA from Oxford University’s Saïd Business School, three scholarships, internships at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and De Beers, and a full-time offer from Société Générale. At Oxford, he was named on the Dean’s list, elected Social Chair, and graduated with Distinction.

Now a top admissions consultant, he was featured in the Financial Times Global MBA Ranking and Poets&Quants Top Consultants of 2022. His edge comes from two factors:

First, you’ll write and edit most of your essays LIVE on video calls with Sam. Verbal communication is infinitely more engaging and time-efficient for busy professionals. No email ping-pong here.

Second, his personal experience at the world’s top business schools lets us tailor your narrative to the exact requirements of your dream school. No generic templates, ever.

Company Information

Sam Weeks Consulting was founded to add panache to dull business school applications.

Our team brings admissions office experience and MBAs from M7 and top European business schools. At the helm is Sam Weeks, ranked #2 on the Poets&Quants Top 20 Global MBA Admissions Consultants 2022.

As a client, you’ll work with a dedicated consultant, receiving honest feedback and wholehearted support through every step of your MBA or EMBA application. This relationship-based process builds trust and encourages you to uncover your authentic application narrative.

At the same time, you’ll benefit from the experience of the entire team, since our consultants review each other’s work and join forces on critical questions. Successful applications to top US and European business schools are the result.

Such a personal service means intake is limited to ensure quality.

Menu of Services and Associated Costs

FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION:
Schedule a chat via our website to discuss your profile, target schools and application strategy.

SERVICES OFFERED:
– School Strategy
– Ding analysis
– Resume Reviews
– Narrative Development
– Essay Mapping and Editing
– Letter of Recommendation Support
– Interview Preparation
– Waitlist Strategy
– Scholarship Negotiations

PRICE PLANS:
All-inclusive packages:
Choose how many schools in your package. All-inclusive packages include all services outlined above, with unlimited edits and 3 mock interviews.
Pay the full fee only if you receive an interview offer.

Hourly packages:
If you’re a late applicant or don’t need an all-inclusive package, you might prefer our hourly packages. These include a flexible mix of any of the above services for a fixed hourly rate.
Receive a 20% discount if you book 5 hours or more.

Location: Amsterdam Netherlands

Phone: +31-627547316

Email: sw@samweeks.com

Website: https://www.samweeks.com

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P&Q Consultant Reviews

  • Wharton TBD
    6 days ago
    I collaborated with Sam for my Wharton TBD mock interviews. Sam curated a group of exceptionally diverse and international students, each bringing unique perspectives unlike my own. His feedback was refreshingly candid, providing valuable insights that greatly enhanced my strategy and bolstered my confidence throughout the process. While my direct interaction with Sam was limited, the resounding praise from friends who have worked closely with him speaks volumes about his effectiveness.
    Class of 2026 Admit
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  • Review: Wharton TBD & Stanford
    2 weeks ago
    Sam's assistance was truly invaluable, particularly during the rigorous interview processes for Wharton TBD and Stanford, which presented considerable challenges as a non-native English speaker. His expert guidance and support played a pivotal role in my success, enabling me to excel in these interviews and secure admission to both prestigious institutions. I am deeply grateful for Sam's expertise and highly recommend his services to anyone navigating the demanding admissions process.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • If You're Looking For An Admissions Expert Who Will Push & Support You To Make Your Application Shine- Look No Further!
    3 weeks ago
    Sam's support and thought partnership has been absolutely invaluable throughout this process. Beyond just the MBA application, our conversations forced me to dig deeper and define my professional future. Taking a detailed look at through my past experiences really enabled me to understand where I want to go in the future, and I think this clarity in direction will be an accelerator for the rest of my career. Sam is an incredible thought partner/ MBA admissions expert / accountability partner/ editor/ part time therapist throughout it all- I can not recommend him enough!!!
    Class of 2026 Admit
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  • Exceptional Guidance For Harvard Master's Application
    3 weeks ago
    Working with Sam from Sam Week Consulting was instrumental in my successful application to Harvard University for a master's degree. Sam took the time to understand my background and aspirations, facilitating insightful live calls where we brainstormed and refined essential application points. Utilizing mbaconsultant.com, we polished my resume to effectively showcase my strengths. Thanks to Sam's expertise, I received an offer from Harvard, and I highly recommend him to anyone pursuing their academic goals.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • HBS & Wharton Admit
    4 weeks ago
    Sam was instrumental to my success in the application process. Prior to meeting with Sam, I connected with another MBA consultant who stated - "I don't know if any of the schools you expressed interest in will interview you, let alone accept you". Needless to say, I chose to work with another MBA Consultant, Sam, and here I am today with acceptances to 2 out of the 3 schools I applied to (HSW). Sam made me no false promises, he expressed quite clearly that I would have to work incredibly hard if I wanted to achieve my goals. He supported me, pushed me, and helped me unpack a really challenging moment for me in my life for my essays, that I don't know if I ...
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    Class of 2026 Admit
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  • The Finest MBA Consultant
    1 month ago
    Sam's guidance was instrumental in my MBA application. His personalized approach and attention to detail ensured my application stood out. From essays to interviews, Sam's expertise shone through, leading to my acceptance into Said Business School. His dedication to my success was evident at every step. If you're seeking an MBA consultant who truly cares about your aspirations, Sam is the one.
    Bilal Mahmood
    MBA Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Highly Recommended For 1:1 Attention
    3 months ago
    Before contacting Sam, I hired a big-name consultant and they had cookie-cutter templates for everything. I got rejections w/o interviews from all R1 applications. Panicking, I reached out to Sam and despite lack of time, he was very understanding and gave me hourly meetings every day until all my applications were complete. We brainstormed and edited essays real-time on the call. I honestly felt that Sam takes the time to refine the stories until he feels good about the quality. Working on calls with Sam and his team was frankly a much better experience. With Sam, I got admitted into a T20. I highly recommend Sam due to his strength in helping refine stories and essays, prepare for interviews, and be a soundboard for my ideas.
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Simply The Best! Full Scholarship At Top School
    3 months ago
    I was on the fence about working with a consultant. Looking back now, I don't know what I would have done without Sam. He's amazing. Easy to work with, smart, organized, creative, and EFFECTIVE. He has a plan and it works. I was admitted to my top choice school with a full-ride (NYU). I also received a scholarship offer from UCLA. He is a great writer and knows what schools are looking for. He was amazing at creating timelines and keeping me on track. He gives you his full attention and goes above and beyond to help you succeed. I can not recommend him enough.
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • The Best Consultant Who Goes Out Of His Way To Help!
    3 months ago
    I contacted Sam relatively late in the application cycle, and I must say he proved to be an invaluable guide. His assistance was instrumental not only in securing an admission but also in obtaining a scholarship. Sam's dedication goes beyond the expected, and his personalized approach stood out to me the most. He remains readily available whenever I encounter uncertainties in any other applications. A heartfelt thanks to Sam for his continuous support.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Literally The Best
    4 months ago
    Sam is a wonderful person to work with and he gets things done. Together with him I was able to get admitted to INSEAD, LBS, and Oxford. In addition, I was able to get scholarships for my top schools. I would definitely recommend working with Sam if you are serious about getting an MBA.
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Wharton Admit!
    4 months ago
    Sam is fantastic - high energy, candid advice, and no BS! I attended his webinar on Wharton and also did a mock TBD with him - he was immensely insightful, very willing and available to help, and gave great advice! His mock TBD session also was hugely helpful in preparing me for my interview and the tips he gave were highly insightful and useful. Fully recommend working with him!!!
    Class of 2026 Admit
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  • Best Consultant
    4 months ago
    I have to admit, Sam impressed me from our first meeting. Very smart, very direct, very pragmatic, very professional. He is not just there to help you write better. He is committed in understanding your background and helping you bring out your unique story. I loved the entire experience, and I am incredibly proud of the work done together. I was admitted to the Wharton MBA :)
    Alberto Falcone
    MBA Class of 2026 Admit
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  • Repeat Applicant - Full Ride & 3/4 Admits!
    4 months ago
    As a repeat applicant I can confidently say I know the effects of Sam's help. Without Sam I was 0/4 and with Sam I was 3/4 including a full ride offer all at M7's! He was super thorough and helpful and I truly couldn't recommend his services more. Super detailed and made the process less stressful. Worth every $ if you want to go to business school.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Got Into All 3 Schools!
    5 months ago
    I got into all 3 schools I applied to (INSEAD, LBS, Oxford) thanks to Sam's help! We started working together from the very beginning, and Sam did a great job helping me brainstorm ideas for my essay, editing my essay, and recommending folks to talk to for the interview process. He is very easy to work with and I would definitely recommend!
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Amazing Consultant
    5 months ago
    Sam was a brilliant consultant. Advised me through each step, carefully and diligently, knew how to prepare me for interviews, and got me accepted to four top European B-School: Oxford, Cambridge, LBS, and IESE. I have recommended him to a lot of people and will continue to do so. Extremely high quality consulting.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Exceptional MBA Admissions Consulting Experience
    7 months ago
    I wanted to share my experience with Sam Weeks Consulting during my MBA application process. If you're considering an MBA, this is a review you'll want to read. Picture this: I was gearing up to apply to my dream MBA program at Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS). But let's face it, the whole application process can be overwhelming, and I felt a bit lost. That's when Sam Weeks came into the picture. Sam is not just an MBA admissions consultant; he's a true expert in the field. From the beginning, Sam had a unique ability to see what made me stand out. He's not just a consultant; he's a coach, mentor, and strategist. He took the time to understand my background, goals, and even my quirks. It felt ...
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    Deepak Biradar
    MBA Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Busy Mom & Professional With First Choice Admit
    8 months ago
    I was initially very intimidated with the MBA Application process - I tried to apply several years before and got overwhelmed. I was at a point in my career where it was now or never. I knew if I finally got an MBA, I wanted a top school. I was too busy in my job and raising 3 very active children, so it was going to be a lot of work. To make it more challenging, I only had 1 month before the deadline, and I was starting from ground zero. After some research, I came across Sam Weeks and never regretted my decision. He made the process very seamless, kept me on track, and calmed my nerves when I thought ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Thank You, Sam!
    8 months ago
    When I first started my MBA journey, I mean it when I say I had no clue where to start. I was an untraditional applicant and did not know where to begin. I can honestly say working with Sam was the best decision I made during this journey. He helped me tell my story and lead me in the right direction. Most importantly for me, he was very responsive. Whenever I had questions, he would always respond right away and help me with whatever I needed. I also did mock interviews with his team and was very happy working with everyone, Samriddhi and Jon, you both were amazing! I highly recommend him and his team.
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • International Early Admit To HBS
    9 months ago
    Sam Weeks or in 3 words: fair, competent and supportive Fair: When we first met he was really honest to me and said that applying for Wharton, HBS, GSB and MIT is a tough call and I might end up without any offer at all. But he saw potential in me so we agreed to work together. Throughout the application process I appreciated his honesty and his sense for reality. You could see that he does not want to sell you any fancy packages but earn his living by really getting you admitted. Competent: Over the next couple of weeks we had at least 3 meetings each week and worked relentlessly on essays, videos and also possible topics my recommenders could write about. He was ...
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    Class of 2026 Admit
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  • Accepted Against All Odds
    9 months ago
    Despite my below average GMAT and GPA, as well as my run of the mill working experience, Sam has managed to help me craft a compelling story that brings out my strengths (which I don't even know I had) and ultimately landed me an admit from Cornell Johnson. This definitely would not have been possible without Sam's guidance and I strongly recommend Sam to anyone that is looking for a MBA consultant.
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Amazing Experience
    10 months ago
    If you are looking for an MBA consultant, I would definitely recommend Sam! I applied to 4 schools and out of that I was admitted to Wharton, Booth (with scholarship), and LBS! I spoke to several consultants and Sam was the only one who really stood out to me. He spent an hour talking to me and made it clear that I would be working with directly with him on every step of the process. Sam was also available to help, whether it was hour-long zoom brainstorming sessions, a few minutes on a phone call discussing a draft of an email to send to admissions committees, or interview prep. Through out the whole process he was approachable, friendly, encouraging and honest! Work with Sam- you ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Phenomenal Experience
    11 months ago
    Sam was a pleasure to work with. He provided very thoughtful advice and it was clear he truly cared about my application and career motivations. He made the essay drafting process enjoyable and was super helpful in preparing for interviews as well. Would strongly recommend Sam as an MBA consultant!
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • World Class MBA Consulting – Admitted To Oxford MBA Program
    1 year ago
    Sam is a very approachable person and an excellent professional. I worked with Sam to tailor my application to Said Business School and he gave me critical advice that helped me succeed in my application. I also used Sam’s services in interview preparation and had 2 sessions that helped me prepare for the interview. Sam gave me actionable feedback that I found really useful during the final interview. I recommend Sam 100% as your MBA consultant because he will be there for you and help you get admission to your dream business school.
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • If I Could Give 6 Stars, I Would (NYU Full-Ride Admit)
    1 year ago
    I am not exaggerating when I say that Sam has been transformative in my MBA application journey. Without him, I wouldn’t have even applied to top US schools, never mind being admitted with over $300k total in scholarships. In the end, I’m going to NYU Stern with a full scholarship! When I first met him at an Access MBA fair in September 2022, I had literally decided under 48 hours prior that I was going to apply to MBAs. I didn’t know anyone with an MBA; I had never heard of the GMAT; and I certainly didn’t know how to write an appropriate CV or admission essays. I decided to look at schools ranked 50-75 on global MBA rankings and my heart sank when Sam began ...
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    Jasmin Rainbow
    MBA Class of 2023 Admit
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  • SAM WEEKS - One Of The Best Consultants Out There
    1 year ago
    I reached out to Sam in 2020, seeking guidance around improving my overall profile and discussing target schools. Since then, I have been in touch with him throughout my application process. In 2022, I started working with him for Fall 2023 intakes and it has been one of the best investments I have made so far in my MBA application journey. I particularly liked how Sam was available to help me even with small, minute-to-minute inquiries. I received an offer from a top UK school. THANKS, SAM!
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Admitted To Wharton!!!
    1 year ago
    Sam was instrumental in helping me prepare for my Wharton TBD. Upon receiving the TBD invitation, I approached Sam for assistance and he provided exceptional support throughout the process. Sam organized a comprehensive mock TBD, which was an exact replica of the actual assessment. To add to the experience, he also invited a current Wharton student who provided valuable insights on how to navigate the TBD. The mock TBD experience was a game-changer for me, as it allowed me to feel more comfortable and confident on the final day. Sam's guidance helped me approach and tackle various situations with ease. In addition to the mock TBD, Sam also helped me prepare for the 10-minute interview that followed. He provided me with clear guidance on how to ...
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    Arshia Mohey
    MBA Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Thanks, Sam!
    1 year ago
    I want to thank Sam for helping me throughout my MBA prep journey. I booked a session with Sam to assess and analyze my profile and chances of getting into a top B-School. Sam suggested a few useful insights in the session which I kept in mind while writing my essays and compiling my application. He was always responsive to my queries and doubts and always volunteered to help. His website has many useful free resources that I referred to while preparing for the interviews and negotiating scholarships with the schools. I am glad that I reached out to him as it added value to my applications.
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Sam Weeks Is A Legend!
    1 year ago
    I just received an acceptance from Scheller MBA with a full scholarship, and I am still waiting on decisions from other top schools such as Berkeley and UCLA. That said, I thought I'd write this review now. I reached out to Sam only a few weeks before round 2 deadlines, and he completely turned things around. I had worked with other consultants, and I was not happy at all with what they offered. Sam's approach was completely different; clear communication, straight to the point, extremely efficient, and most importantly, he truly cared about my success. Sam reviewed and added comments to my essays before our session, and this made our conversation much more efficient. He is truly brilliant with live edits - he knows how ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Amazing Service (Cornell Admit), Affordable Price
    1 year ago
    If I was to go through this process all over again, I'd hire Sam in a heartbeat. Sam made me feel like I was his only client from the get-go; he was honest, and realistic, and encouraged me to aim higher than the targets I had set for myself. His approach helped me understand what made me unique and why I was a good fit for each program. In the end, I was confident in the applications I submitted and was thoughtfully prepared for my interviews. (Quick note, I was given less than a week to conduct an interview by one school; Sam's team successfully coached me through the process in less than five days.) Given the quality of his services, I could've easily paid ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Admitted To HBS W/ Below Avg. GPA
    1 year ago
    Sam is a rockstar. In starting my application journey, I talked to a few of the top consulting companies but after talking to Sam I was convinced by his hands-on, "live", approach to applications and it clearly was for the best -- he helped craft a compelling application, putting together nuanced tidbits from the hours of conversation we had in the process. What stands out to me in particular is that while he challenged me on my thoughts and approach to the application, he was also just as willing to listen to my feedback on how we approached each application. In the end, we got 4/6 interviews from the M7 schools and 3/4 post-interview acceptances.
    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Admitted To My Top Choice CBS!
    1 year ago
    I started my MBA application process in mid-May of 2021 for R1 2021. I did intro consultations with 12 different consultants and Sam really rose above the rest. Not only did I feel that I connected better with him on a personal level, but he was immediately able to present to me how he thought my story should be structured. His take on how to pitch me to B-schools was unique compared to that of all other consultants. With my low GPA, I knew that getting into a good school would be a long shot. Sam took the time, 3 times a week on average for a full hour, to get to know my background. The stories he was able to extract from this month-long process ...
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    Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Admitted To NYU, Yale, & Booth With Over 330K In Scholarship, Collectively!
    1 year ago
    I reached out to Sam due to a personal referral. Of all the admissions consultants I talked to, he was the only one who was willing to answer ALL of my questions in a way that made me comfortable with how we would be working together. Here are a few of my favorite things about working with him. 1. I greatly appreciated that we worked on essays, etc. live together via video chat multiple times a week (2-4). Outside of that, he also spent time between sessions reviewing/editing things I was working on. I never felt disconnected throughout the process. 2. He spent ACTUAL time getting to know me, my story, and making it all make sense. He did not encourage me to write stories or make ...
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    Nikita Srivastava
    MBA Class of 2025 Admit
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  • Admitted To HBS, Wharton, Yale & MIT
    1 year ago
    Over my MBA application journey, I went through multiple time-consuming and mind-challenging exercises and I am glad that Sam helped me along the way. Before engaging an MBA consultant, I had multiple introductory calls with many top-rated consultants, but only Sam gave me the impression that for him I will be THE client as he was able to reassure me that whenever needed he would be available. And I have never regretted my choice. Since our first meeting, Sam dived into my story. We had multiple live retrospection sessions into my childhood, upbringing, education, career, values, and short-term and long-term career goals. Through these interview-alike discussions, I had been able to come up with various stories that became integral parts of my whole profile. Block by ...
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    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Bootcamp Style Preparation For INSEAD EMBA Application
    1 year ago
    I approached Sam for EMBA application coaching when I found myself hitting writer's block. All the elements of my story were in my notes but I was not satisfied with the quality of my essays. Sam understood that EMBA applications are different from full-time MBAs and worked with me to bring out the best version of my story. This is important because most resources and coaches focus on FT MBAs only and the needs, time constraints, and experience of EMBAs are different. I appreciate Sam's agility in working with me in a bootcamp style - we worked on all the essays over a 2-3 week period and then took another week for mock interviews when the invitation letter came in. Sam is a strong communicator ...
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    Neha Sahani
    EMBA Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Expert MBA Guide
    1 year ago
    I engaged Sam’s services as part of my exploration of MBA courses at either Oxford or Cambridge. I had been interested in studying at one of these universities for some time and therefore wanted to leave no stone unturned in my preparation for the application process. Sam’s knowledge and experience were invaluable in this regard. Having completed his own MBA at Oxford, he was very familiar with the process for both schools and was able to guide me through each school’s different approaches and explained what separates successful applicants from unsuccessful ones. Through this process, Sam was able to alleviate many of my anxieties by giving me an honest assessment of how my profile and application would be viewed by the schools and how I could ...
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    Mary Fifita
    MBA Class of 2024 N/A
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  • Oxford MBA Admit
    1 year ago
    Sam helped me prepare for the Oxford MBA interview: I reached out to him after receiving the interview invitation. I had three mock interviews with him and the last one with Jon Cheng, who works with Sam. His mocks are superbly tailored to my specific profile and school of choice, making them very similar to the actual interview. Sam gave me thorough feedback after each session, which allowed me to significantly improve my skills in a very short time (just two weeks). Being a foreign applicant with an unusual background for an MBA candidate, preparing with Sam proved invaluable as it made me better understand dynamics I was up until then completely clueless about. The exact first question the interviewer asked me was one that ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Spot On & Great Approach
    2 years ago
    Sam helped me with the INSEAD application and was very knowledgeable about what the school is looking for, how to turn my story into a strong essay as well to provide overall support with my admissions application and interview. It was great to do all work during LIVE sessions vs. email chains that get lost in the inbox. A very personalized approach that worked well for me. And the process was fun, which is important.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Best Help Received On My MBA Journey
    2 years ago
    I used Sam for advice and guidance during the MBA admissions process and got admitted to INSEAD. I have six years of work experience which he helped me compile into a clear story. I loved that we met on Zoom and Sam was super friendly and helpful. As an added benefit, my partner also worked with Sam and got admitted too! If you’re looking for an MBA admissions consultant GO WITH SAM!
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • My Dream That Came True
    2 years ago
    Doing MBA was a dream and still hard to accept the fact that I got into M7!!! Sam is not a consultant who sends a task through the mail but a great friend who supported me throughout the application process in one on one sessions. Starting from selecting the right school to negotiating the scholarship, with his help I received an acceptance letter from Yale with a $30k scholarship and Chicago Booth with a $60k scholarship. His method of deep soul searching resulted in stunning essays.
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Interview To MIT Sloan Fellows
    2 years ago
    Before knowing Sam, I worked with a previous consultant in the US who was well known in the industry, and I can fairly say I wasted my time & money until I looked up Sam on Poets&Quants. To me, Sam was more than a consultant. His approach to slowly knowing the applicant was EVERYTHING! I was able to discover more and more about myself while conducting the online sessions with him. Sam’s flexibility and attention to detail are what helped me to secure an interview with MIT Sloan. He helped me to connect my personal stories to my professional career and then to my goal to pursue an MBA at MIT. He helped me with the application, video, and interview prep. I was lucky to ...
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    Class of 2022 Rejected
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  • A Personalized Approach Is The ONLY Way!
    2 years ago
    Sam was fantastic. I reached out to Sam after extensively engaging (and spending a lot of money) with a much larger admissions consultancy in the US. After a great initial call, they handed off my account to relatively inexperienced consultants who provided an exceedingly low quality of work on a regular basis. Sam was completely different. From the very beginning of our engagement, it was clear that he was going to take an intensive, personalized approach to my application which wasn't seen elsewhere. He isn't afraid to be candid and upfront about the application. Best of all, his approach is highly personalized. You aren't sent templates and endless examples of successful applications - he takes the time to hear your story and works with you to ...
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    Class of 2024 Rejected
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  • 4 Countries & 5 Jobs
    2 years ago
    How I got help to refine my story and join a top school in the USA. Sam helped me plan and navigate the process of applying to my universities. While I had the GMAT score in place, I needed someone who could guide me in shortlisting Schools that were the right fit for my profile and personality. Through our regular Zoom calls, I found a mentor and partner who helped me articulate my story while I was juggling a hectic job abroad. His no-BS approach to applications ensure I had a safe space where I could be honest, deeply examine and understand my motivations for pursuing my MBA and write my best essays. If you feel overwhelmed with the task of compressing years of your complex ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Could Not Have Done It Without Sam!
    2 years ago
    I reached out to Sam at the beginning of the summer hoping to apply for R1. With my hectic work schedule and travel, I knew it would be a tall task, but Sam kept me on track and helped me break down the process into smaller pieces. I think the real differentiator with Sam is the time he takes to get to know you at the beginning of the process - it really almost feels like therapy and makes you truly dig for why you want business school and what it is you might want to do with your career. This really pays dividends when it comes time to write your essays not only because you will have strong stories, but you will also actually ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Admits to multiple top schools and scholarship $$$
    2 years ago
    I came into the MBA application process worried about my high years of work experience (9+) and my relatively low GMAT score. I knew I would be relying heavily on my professional and management experience. Sam encouraged me to totally transform my career narrative into one that was more personal and genuine, even though it felt like a gamble at the time. But the gamble paid off, and I got admits to every school that I applied to, plus a generous 30% scholarship. I loved the way that Sam and I worked together live over video calls. We were able to exchange so much more information that way, and I feel like he got to know me properly. That was reflected in the quality of the ...
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  • Indian Male Admit To Cornell
    2 years ago
    Sam has been a real differentiator in my application. He has not just amplified my past experiences but found new stories and pieces of my life that he could mold into one succinct storyline. For me, this was exactly what I was looking for and hoping to achieve. He is extremely amicable and stays patient even when things don't go as planned. He is definitely someone I would recommend to add life to your application!
    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • The Confidence You Need To Send In An Outstanding Application
    2 years ago
    As someone with a career gap, I was unsure about how to tell my story and skeptical about actually putting in my application. From my initial conversation with Sam, to finally sending in my applications, Sam and his team were instrumental in helping me tell my story in a very compelling way. They helped me build the confidence I needed. Sam is very patient and will work with you to bring out your best work. My mock interview session with him also prepared me greatly for my interviews, and I successfully landed admits to the schools I applied to. I highly recommend Sam! You will not regret working with him.
    Chinenye Okafor
    MBA Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Most Empathetic Coach Ever
    2 years ago
    Indian male with a tech background admitted to INSEAD + Cambridge. I worked with Sam to apply to INSEAD and Cambridge in the final rounds. I got admits to both. Sam was great at positioning my experience to meet exactly what the adcoms were looking for. When I look back at my essays, it feels like ME TALKING which is incredibly impressive. I paid hourly rather than committing to a big school package which was good for me. Also, it's cool that he works live, this isn't the case with the other consultants I met. Overall highly recommended!
    Harsh Deep Gajra
    MBA Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Amazing Advice & Professionalism
    2 years ago
    The first thing about Sam is that he loves what he does and carefully spends the time and effort to get to know you and your background before crafting a strategy for the individual schools that you are applying for. The time spent with him to craft the essays and edits is enjoyable and professional. Dateline management was great in order to keep me on my toes. The overall experience is awesome, I am extremely happy to have worked with him and highly recommend him. FYI - I applied to 3 schools and received offers from all 3 (some with conditions).
    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Mentor-Cum Laude-Friend For Your MBA Process
    2 years ago
    I knew I had a strong profile but I didn't know how to make a story that could connect all my life decisions. Sam helped me build that story extremely well. We worked on multiple drafts and at the end of sessions, he used to give me homework that included thinking about major life events and how they matter to me. The best part about his services is that he will never make you feel like this is business - he became a good friend and was very kind with his time and advice even on the smallest matters. I could see that he really wants the best for me, which was important for me when I was looking out for consultants. If you're looking ...
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    Anant Gupta
    MBA Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Great Experience - Admitted To Copenhagen Business School
    2 years ago
    I strongly recommend getting in touch with Sam for guidance at any point during the MBA application process. I got in touch with Sam in early 2022 through a reference. Even though I already had Copenhagen Business School in mind, had a detailed discussion with him about my options for a European MBA. We had a brief discussion about my GMAT scores, job profile, limitations, and the colleges to which I should apply to. Due to work commitments, I didn't get time to work on my application. I again got in touch with him 10 days before the deadline, I was skeptical about being able to put together a good application by the deadline, however, Sam was confident about it. Sam was very accommodating with ...
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  • Emory Goizueta Admit - Low GPA, Low Test Score, ORM
    2 years ago
    I graduated from a public school with a 3.0 GPA, 600 GMAT score, and an ORM. As a consultant, I needed a way to differentiate myself and compensate for my low stats. Sam's process for storytelling is true and tested. Honestly, I enjoyed the process of self-reflecting with Sam's guidance. I purchased the 3 school packages and was accepted into Goizueta. The other two were reach schools (1 M7 and 1 T15). I highly recommend using Sam for crafting your story!
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Excellent Consultant | Great Mentor
    2 years ago
    I got in touch with Sam in May 2021 even before giving my GMAT to discuss my target B schools. In my first free session, he gave me a lot of insightful information that helped me shortlist my target schools. To be honest, I had spoken to a bunch of other consultants but this was the most fruitful free session I had. I had initially planned to apply during Round 1 but I got pretty late even for EU Round 3 deadlines due to several failed GMAT attempts. We started working in December 2021 and worked almost every day for an hour (sometimes at odd hours) to work on around 5 applications altogether. Sam was kind enough to even work during his Christmas break!! He ...
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    Anjuli Marwah
    MBA Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Tough Year, Great Result - Admitted Into European Program
    2 years ago
    Have to say it's really a highly competitive year. The competition was fierce and admittedly I did not get into my top choice "reach" program, however, I only applied to three programs in total and was accepted into one, which was also an ideal choice for me. I am attending the program this fall and am very grateful for the admit. I have a unique background that is not typical career-wise, a low-ish GPA from a very generic US state school, and aiming to make a triple jump with an MBA. Most of my batch mates I have met have much stronger career backgrounds and higher GPAs. I am very fortunate to have been admitted with a scholarship amount that is higher than in most cases ...
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  • Booth, Kellogg, Haas, LBS Admits
    2 years ago
    I worked with Sam on my full-time MBA applications. Sam is the best consultant you could ask for. He goes above and beyond to help you through the process. For example, Sam was willing to work around my schedule at work, even if it meant meeting on Sundays or at odd hours for him (I am in a different time zone than him). He is extremely hands-on and is 100% present in all meetings. I never found him looking at his phone, or answering an email while we were on a call together. Apart from his work ethic, Sam is really a brilliant writer and editor. He helped shape my story and present it beautifully. And the results speak for themselves- I was admitted to ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • T20 Admits With GPA Under 2.5
    2 years ago
    I reached out to Sam in the beginning of Summer 2021. I knew I was going to need all the help I could get as a US male with a very low undergraduate GPA (let’s just say below 2.5!). I chose Sam’s 6 school package and he worked with me day and night and provided tremendous flexibility with his time and resources. Sam was extremely diligent and kept me on task. The highlight for me was before I submitted each school we spent an hour confirming every single option of the application in the portal so that I felt sure my applications were as polished as possible. I received acceptances from two top 20 schools and I am waitlisted at a top 10! Something I ...
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  • Sam Is The Mentor You Need!
    2 years ago
    I first spoke to Sam in June last year before I gave my GMAT. Since then, Sam has been a mentor, supporter, and cheerleader in my application process. Even though I didn't work with him full-time, Sam was always there to provide me with the right guidance I needed. To summarise, I would 100/10 recommend getting Sam's services in case you're planning on cracking the top business schools.
    Shlok Bhartiya
    MBA Class of 2026 Admit
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  • Sam Is Your Best Bet
    2 years ago
    Sam is a patient, diligent and meticulous consultant. When we first met in 2020, I wasn't confident that I would get into a top business school because of my background. However, he worked towards instilling confidence in me and my application by crafting captivating essays which articulated my story quite well. Sam always makes it seem like your application is the only one he is working on. His attention to detail, structured approach, and genuine interest in my personal life and work experiences made the process so seamless. With his help, I got admitted to Said Business School & Warwick Business School with scholarship offers.
    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Admitted To Booth
    2 years ago
    I approached Sam (along with a few other consultants) with the daunting challenge to get admission to a few top M7 schools in R2 this year. I decided to go with Sam because of his sincerity and the reviews I read here but was skeptical given his regional exposure (UK vs. US) and prior consulting experience. I was wrong, Sam helped me get admission to one of my dream schools. Compared with my acquaintances who decided to get help from the big names in this industry, I think I had an advantage using Sam. My GMAT is around the average acceptance rate and my WE is 4 years, but I'm coming from a developing country with little experience abroad. Since I'm working magic hours in consulting, ...
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  • Perfect Mentor: Sam Is The One To Go For
    2 years ago
    I touched base with Sam a few months before R1 deadlines. I had already scheduled free consultation calls with other admission consultants but never got the confidence to go full-throttle with my college applications. But the initial consultation call with Sam was a game-changer. He not only gave me confidence but also pushed me to challenge my own perspectives. That’s when I knew that Sam was the perfect mentor to partner with me on my upcoming MBA application journey. From there on, Sam and I met regularly to iron out my application strategy. During our weekly sessions, he dug deep into my profile, asking me relevant questions and sometimes forcing me to introspect my life decisions. The process was so detailed and structured that it ...
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  • Sam Goes Above & Beyond!
    2 years ago
    Sam helped an R3 candidate get into their dream S=school, Wharton (+ $100k). Working with Sam is a no-brainer. As a panicking R3 applicant with a below-average GMAT score and countless other imperfections in my application, I knew I needed to craft brilliant essays to have any hope of success. I found Sam with the sole purpose of getting help on one essay to help construct my narrative and get the 'juices flowing.' However, just a few minutes into our first meeting, I knew I wanted his help on my entire application. Sam's clear and strategic approach, his direct feedback in real-time and his constant encouragement to dive deeper and highlight the values behind my work were instrumental in helping me get into my dream ...
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  • Don't Second Guess, Go For It!
    2 years ago
    I was referred to Sam by my brother and I scheduled a call with him before appearing for my final GMAT attempt. From the very first call, I could feel the genuine interest he takes in actually knowing the profile. He guided me with utmost sincerity and shared a to-the-point plan, covering everything from target GMAT score to application strategy. We were working on extremely tight deadlines, but I never felt that he was rushing the application. Sam will make sure that your application is well crafted by covering the most important highlights of your life. He makes the whole process a lot easier and more engaging by getting on a one-to-one zoom call where he asks questions while taking insightful notes. He does such ...
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    Class of 2022 Rejected
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  • The Perfect Mentor!
    2 years ago
    I contacted Sam when my first consultant ditched me and my school's deadlines were quite near. This was an uphill task but Sam showed confidence in me and convinced me that it was an achievable target. He made every possible effort to ensure his availability within this short timeline and ensured that the best quality applications are submitted to the schools. The application prepared with Sam's guidance boosted my confidence as they covered all the aspects and details of my life that I wanted to present. The mock interview sessions with him gave me a realistic overview of the final interview session and his advice and suggestions curated me for the final day. The major positive trait of Sam is that he excels in his field ...
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    Class of 2023 Applicant
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  • Sam Is The Guy You Need - Look No Further!
    2 years ago
    I had spoken to multiple admissions consultants before I found Sam - and I chose him immediately. I'm so glad that I did! I love working with Sam for several reasons: 1. He's genuinely a nice person. I felt instantly connected with him after our initial conversation. 2. He has so much passion and experience, not one of those who work in admission counseling for an easy part-time job. 3. I have to admit - I'm not a disciplined person. Sam pushed me hard and made sure I got things done on time. 4. Sam's a great writer. I'm not a native English speaker and I owe him a lot for polishing all my essays. He knew how to rephrase my sentences, made them much more concise and ...
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  • Full Scholarship To Top Choice
    2 years ago
    I worked with Sam for my Round 1 applications in 2021 and did the 3 school package. I had intro calls with many consultants and decided to go with Sam because I liked his approach of having live sessions instead of just working through email and Google Docs. During our calls, he asked a lot of questions and made me dig deep into why I wanted an MBA and what I wanted to do in the future. I knew what I wanted to do with an MBA, but I wasn’t sure how to put it together in words and essays. Through our sessions, I was able to put together a great story that really aligns with my goals and aspirations. Sam also helped with other parts ...
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    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Kellogg Admit— Sam Will Be Your New Best Friend!
    2 years ago
    From my first phone call with Sam, I knew he was the partner for me. I scheduled preliminary consultation calls with several admissions consultants but he stood out because he came extremely prepared for the free consultation and gave super honest feedback. He was not scared to challenge me to think differently. He has an uncanny knack to ask just the right questions to really capture your motivation and values. We have worked together on everything from the essays, touching up the resume, and prepping for interviews... He's there for everything! Sam was also my rock as I changed jobs only a few months before R1 applications and personal issues came up. His flexible availability and deep care for me meant that I talked to him every ...
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  • Fantastic Experience With Sam Weeks
    2 years ago
    I hired Sam shortly before R1 deadlines for help with my resume and essays, knowing that we were in a time crunch. I was pleasantly surprised by Sam's ability as a consultant, and his flexible schedule ensured that my applications would be ready to submit before each deadline. Sam revamped my resume and completely transformed my essays. I would highly recommend Sam Weeks to anyone who may need assistance crafting essays! Ultimately, I was accepted to 3 of the 5 schools that I applied to with a combined $247k in scholarship funds!! Definitely worth the investment!
    Class of 2024 Admit
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  • Accepted To Oxford With A Low GMAT
    2 years ago
    I thought my B-school dreams had come to an end when I scored a 570 on my GMAT on the second try. ‘I thought I was smart’ and ‘It didn’t seem so hard when I was prepping’ were the thoughts going through my head when I received my score. Further, I was running out of time to retake the exam and I needed to submit my application in time for the R3 deadline to be considered for a scholarship/financial aid. I knew if I had a prayer of any acceptances, my essays needed to be strong. I had always thought using a B-school consultant was out of my reach, maybe even unnecessary. I mean it’s just a couple of essays and boom I am in. ‘No, ...
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    Lisa Kuhunya
    MBA Class of 2021 Admit
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  • Excellent Consultant For Oxford MBA Application
    2 years ago
    I reached out to him to get some help on the preparation for my application to Oxford Said MBA, specifically for the online assessment on Kira. I got accepted thanks to his support! A few points I liked about him. He is quite knowledgeable about Oxford through his own experience at Oxford and helping out applicants. He gave me a piece of advice that I should mention formal dinners that you attend with a gown and a bowtie. I felt a lot more confident after becoming able to talk about what kind of experiences I'll have at Oxford. He's used to preparing students for the Kira online assessment. The preparation session was highly efficient and he gave me great feedback during the session and also shared ...
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  • European Male GMAT 700 Admit To INSEAD
    2 years ago
    I applied in R4 to INSEAD Singapore with Sam and received an offer. I also applied to HBS in R2 and received an interview offer but was dinged after the interview. I am a European male with a GMAT of 700 working in consulting. I really like Sam’s way of working live over Zoom, for me this meant I concentrated on telling my story. He has a no-BS approach, even if it was not what I wanted to hear. Sam spent time understanding my personal details then we worked together on writing the essays, preparing INSEAD's video essays, and on mock interviews. I’d highly recommend a call with him, even if it’s just one of his free calls to understand your profile and hear how he ...
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    Joao Filipe
    MBA Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Amazing Experience Mock Interviewing With Sam
    2 years ago
    I approached Sam for help mock-interviewing for Oxford. I booked 2 1-hour sessions with Sam, and it was the best mock I could ask for because: Knowledge Sam's depth of knowledge and experience with the interview process comes through in the question bank he asks, the tips he gives about what the interviewer is looking for, and feedback points. Quality of the feedback The quality of the feedback was so specific and so actionable, that I could easily take each feedback point and see specifically how to improve. The feedback was given for each of my answers, what I did well and what I could change up in order to come across more concise. Sam also has a way of building up your confidence and putting you at ease. ...
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    Class of 2023 Applicant
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  • Best Mock Interviewer!
    3 years ago
    I scheduled one hour with Sam to practice a mock interview for my MBA and was immediately impressed with how far and beyond he went to give me feedback. Rather than simply telling me what I did/did not do well. He guided me on new ways to answer questions, did on-call research on trends that I should remember and discuss during my interview, and more. I booked additional hours (including one right before my actual MBA interview that he was so generous enough to open up for me) and I really account these practice sessions to my success in my MBA applications. I would absolutely recommend Sam as a consultant and 100% urge you to book a mock interview session with him!
    Class of 2021 Admit
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  • Multiple M7 Admissions
    3 years ago
    As someone who takes pride in my client-facing investment banking skillset, I initially questioned the need for an admissions consultant, but I knew from my first consultation with Sam that he was someone I needed to put my best foot forward. I genuinely believe that it was largely because of his help that I was able to receive admissions at both Chicago Booth and Columbia Business School. Sam has been a fantastic partner throughout the Full-Time MBA admissions process, helping me at every step from the school identification stage to resume and essay creation as well as interview preparation. He constantly pushed me to be more genuine and knew precisely how to help me differentiate myself from the vast number of applicants with similar backgrounds ...
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  • A Good Investment
    3 years ago
    I approached Sam just a week before the deadline for a top MBA programme in the UK. He was patient enough to understand my background, my strengths and helped me put together a great story and hence a successful application. Later, when I thought that IESE was a stretch school, he pushed and helped me towards applying for the school in Round 4. I can't be more glad as I will join the IESE cohort come August. What I found very helpful were Sam's mock interviews. Like me, if you are a nervous interviewer, I recommend you practice as many mocks as possible with him. My mocks with him helped me understand the SCAR structure very well and I was better able to articulate my stories ...
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  • IE MBA With Scholarship!
    3 years ago
    As a female applicant with an unconventional background, I worked with Sam in my MBA application to IE business school, and I got admitted with a scholarship! I used the 1-school application package. We always met live, face-to-face over zoom and we used a google doc and that we could both edit. Sam helped me in Brainstorming, structuring, writing and editing the essays. Sam also trained me in scripts for my video and Kira Talent coaching. Sam was always there when you needed him, no matter what day or time it is. He was very supportive throughout the whole process and extremely helpful and motivating!
    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • Admitted To Top French MiM Program!
    3 years ago
    Last month I was struggling between my exams, thesis, and master applications. I was stressed and uninspired and writing a motivation letter seemed to be an overwhelming burden. I contacted Sam, searching for suggestions on how to write a top-notch personal statement that could place me as a better candidate for leading universities. From our first call, Sam demonstrated to be helpful and qualified. I was surprised by the friendly atmosphere he created, we chatted like old friends and it was very easy for me to open up and tell my story. We worked together to create a structure for my motivation letter. Then we highlighted the strengths and unique aspects of my profile to the admission committee. Our work was a success and my candidature ...
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    Class of 2021 Admit
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  • Accepted To Kellogg, Tuck, & LBS With Scholarship Offers
    3 years ago
    As a US applicant from a generic Consulting background and a lower GPA, I knew I would need to craft a compelling story to be competitive in the MBA process. Sam was the perfect partner to help me land admission to three top schools with scholarship offers. I worked with Sam in my R2 application, applying to a mix of European and US schools via the 3-school application package. Sam and I met frequently on Zoom and leveraged a live document to craft my essays in real time. Sam spent a lot of time learning personal details about my background and helping me cull out unique and compelling antidotes that I never would have thought of on my own. I was also working on a ...
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  • Oxford Saïd Round 4 Admit With Scholarship
    3 years ago
    Sam helped me get an admit to Oxford Saïd and a £10,000 scholarship in round 4. My background is in the pharma sector. I am Chinese so I'm in a quite competitive group. On top of that, Round 4 this year is more competitive due to the historical high MBA applications and large numbers of deferrals from last year. So I chose Sam to help me. I used his 1 school application package because I only wanted to go to Oxford Saïd. Its social impact focus is important for my future career goals. Some things stood out for me: First, he works differently from the other consultants I met. It was only him, and we always met on video. We edited a document together and talked ...
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    Class of 2021 Admit
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  • Spain School Admit With Scholarship
    3 years ago
    I am a US applicant with an unconventional background. I worked with Sam for my applications to top European schools: ESADE, IE, and IESE, and I got admitted with a scholarship. Using Sam was a great investment for me. Some things that stood out while working with Sam: - I was working full time in my job so I worked with Sam during weekends, which was a game-changer for me. He was always available whenever I had any questions. - He was very direct. He asked tough questions to make me think and held me accountable. This meant I got all of my applications done to a super high quality in time for the tight deadlines. - Sam uses stories super well. We wrote my essays around ...
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  • Bridging The US/Europe Knowledge Gap
    3 years ago
    I was referred to Sam by a friend of mine who had received really helpful career advice from Sam. I came to Sam with two particular problems: I had done really well with my European MBA applications (receiving a scholarship from INSEAD) and not well at all (dinged without interviews) with my MBA application in the US despite high expectations there. This difference in outcomes left me wondering what could explain the difference and whether I should consider reapplying. I also was left in a very tricky situation in deciding between INSEAD and LBS and negotiating scholarship money with LBS (my preferred European school) - this is an extremely delicate conversation and I wasn't sure exactly how to manage it without damaging the relationship. Sam ...
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  • Waitlist Support And Offer...With A Scholarship!
    3 years ago
    I strongly recommend Sam to anyone needing support and guidance at any point during their MBA application process. I started working with Sam after being waitlisted at four schools I applied to in R1. Sam and I came up with a waitlist plan for each school, hammered out my post-MBA career plans, and did a mock interview for a school I applied to in R3. I cannot stress the importance of Sam's support during the most difficult months of an almost year-long application process that I had expected would only take three months. The re-application plan we came up with gave me incredible peace of mind, as I realized the mistakes I had made when I was trying to do all of this on my ...
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    Anya Lundeberg
    MBA Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Outstanding Consultant For My IESE Application
    3 years ago
    My experience with Sam was nothing short of fantastic. I came in undecided on which degree to pursue and Sam not only guided my career path using his broad experience but laid out the specific steps I should take to make it a reality. He gave me his direct and honest advice while empathizing with my struggle as if he were in my own shoes, and helped me narrow down my list of business schools both in Europe and in the US. His help was invaluable in finding the schools which fit me best and complimented my career, which included IESE. His guidance and essay editing are top class, and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him to anyone hoping for an admit to their dream ...
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    Class of 2026 Applicant
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  • Experienced & Professional MBA Consultant!
    3 years ago
    I worked with Sam on my HBS application in round 1 and received an admit at Harvard Business School. I applied while working full-time and he was available at short notice whenever I needed him. Most impressive was during the interview preparation when he adopted different interviewer styles, aggressive/slow, general/detailed to prepare me for whatever the interview threw at me on the day. Once I had been accepted, he was very thoughtful in helping me think through my decision, sharing his own experience of attending business school. This illustrated his continuous genuine care for your outcomes. Since I only applied to HBS that’s a 100% success rate together! Massive thanks Sam, I couldn’t have done it without you.
    Class of 2023 Admit
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  • Helpful Guidance Based On First-Hand Experience
    3 years ago
    Sam helped me navigate both the application process and subsequent decision-making when admission offers came in. Early in my search, he outlined the admissions criteria of various schools, such as GMAT thresholds and the profile of incoming cohorts, which helped me tailor my applications. After I had secured offers from the top three UK programs, Sam talked me through each school’s student experience and the typical career paths of their graduates. He discussed Oxford’s focus on social impact, Cambridge’s strengths in entrepreneurship, and LBS’s substantial alumni network in the fields of finance and consulting as well as its proximity to interviewers in those fields. His advice, based on his own first-hand experience as an applicant and MBA candidate, helped me choose LBS as the best program both ...
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    Class of 2020 Admit
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  • He Does Whatever It Takes!
    3 years ago
    As an Indian IT Male candidate applying to schools for the last two years, I was very familiar with the kind of points I wanted to put forward. However, it wasn’t working and one of the primary reasons for that is my failure to bind them all in a cohesive storyline. Enter Sam. The very first time we spoke over a free consultation, I realized how he genuinely cared. I ended signing him up for Oxford but on one condition – I wanted his entire Christmas weekend as I was pre-occupied with prior commitments until the deadline! He never once complained and was extremely accommodating. We got on a video call and he spent the first few hours only trying to understand me and my motivations ...
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    Class of 2022 Admit
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  • A Genuinely Caring Helping Hand!
    3 years ago
    As an Asian engineer breaking into a product management role through an MBA at Haas, I knew that I was facing the highest competition in the 2020-2021 admission cycle. Sam helped me craft an outstanding story that fits the school’s culture and thoroughly touched on every aspect of my application to flesh out my life experience and highlight my personal character and unique strengths. Sam was always available to chat, even with very short notice and across time zones. The best part about working with Sam was that he genuinely cares about me and wants to help in every way possible to make my dream come true. Thank you so much for all your help throughout the process. I highly recommend Sam for anyone ...
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    Moon Lee
    MBA Class of 2021 Applicant
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  • Incredible Experience With Sam Consulting’s
    3 years ago
    I chose Sam Weeks Consulting’s because I was targeting mostly European schools. I chose the 3 School Comprehensive Package. Sam has already gone through the process himself and knows exactly the type of student profile the admission committees are looking for. We decided I should apply to HEC Paris, NUS Singapore and Oxford Said. Sam was patient to understand my story and the bits that should highlight in my application. In our first profile assessment call, he spent more than double of the time initially allocated just to understand my profile in detail. He has a knack for story-telling which transformed my experiences to a brilliant and involving essay. He broke up the essay prompts into manageable sections, tailored my response to the school’s specifications ...
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  • Exceptional MBA Consultant
    3 years ago
    From the outset, Sam provided me with professional advice that was robust, strategic, and authentic. Sam has a compelling story of his own, a proven history of being successful, and an approach that resonated with me. We spent time together selecting the best choice of business schools relative to my consulting background and future aspirations. Together we discussed how my background would be a great fit for a top business school. Sam was flexible in his approach and laid out a timeline that worked for me whilst balancing a career in management consultancy and my desire to complete an MBA. We had discussions about which rounds to target based on my personal circumstances, with consideration to scholarships that were applicable to me. What I appreciated the most was ...
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