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Candidate:

Mr. Truth

About Me:

2 years as a Project Manager (official title is project assistant) of many global projects on Electric Vehicles for global customers. My projects accounted for 20% of the team’s revenue. 4 years as a Project Manager at one of the top global firms, my duty includes internal operation consulting, process enhancement, etc. I directly reported to MD.

Details:

Undergrad School: New York University

Undergrad Major: Business

GPA: 3.2

GMAT: 670

Age: 30,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Extracurriculars: Blockchain Start-up, Mentor for NGOs

Work History:

Title: Project Manager

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Fortune 100 Top 10

Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 3 mos

Title: Project Assistant

Industry: Power / Energy

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Post MBA Goal:

Family Business in Retail Business. (Rev: >$20M) or alternatively, working for tech or e-commerce company, which is related to my family business.

Schools:

Target School: INSEAD

Status: Open

Considering: N U Singapore, Foster School of Business, USC Marshall

Odds:

The Experts Rate The Odds At: 20%

  • John A. Byrne, P&Q Founder & Editor-In-Chief | Odds Assessment: 20%

    You would bring powerful and highly valuable experience in a hot growth area–electric vehicles–to an MBA classroom. Your role as project manager is relevant as well because it means you have leadership experience on a global scale. But here’s the problem: Your 670 GMAT and your 3.2 GPA will raise red flags at INSEAD where professors have a role in admissions. You will be competing against candidates with 700 plus GMAT scores and 3.8 GPAs and they may not have the compelling work experience you have but those academic scores are likely be impress faculty more. The tough love advice for you is to get that GMAT score up, particularly because you need it to offset a below-average GPA for the MBA programs you are …

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