Mr. Chess Professional
I am a Professional Chess Player. I would like to apply for an MBA to help get into consulting. What are my odds of breaking into consulting roles with my non-traditional sports background?
Undergrad School: College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University
Undergrad Major: Industrial Engineering
Age: 24, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Extracurriculars: International Master in Chess
Title: Coach at a Chess Training Institute
Industry: Chess training
Company: Sports Training instuition
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 3 mos
Big Life Wins:
I was awarded the title of ‘International Master’ in 2018 by FIDE, the international governing body of chess, for consistent high-level performance at international tournaments. Also, I organized chess training camps at residential communities and got students interested in Chess as a career.
Post MBA Goal:
I wish to join consulting as my Post MBA career field. I have extensive experience in travelling and also utilized skills like communication, teamwork and problem solving during my chess career.