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Candidate:

Mr. Upward Trajectory

About Me:

My story starts off in high school where I managed to network my way into a football scholarship. A scholarship which I subsequently had to give up to work full-time and help my mother. This lead to community college and then UCF all while working full time. I faced an uphill climb my entire life and have summit every challenge. I am an immigrant from Venezuela who is currently an originations Associate at a top RE finance firm. Recently, I fulfilled my ‘American Dream’ when I bought my mother a home. I love Harry Potter and I’m passionate about helping underprivileged youth.

Details:

Undergrad School: University of Central Florida

Undergrad Major: Finance

GPA: 3.3

GMAT: 720

Age: 28,  Ethnicity: Hispanic or Latino

Extracurriculars: Posse speaker

Work History:

Title: Originations Associate

Industry: Real Estate

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 1 yr

Title: Senior Analyst

Industry: Real Estate

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Big Life Wins:

As a student at the University of Central Florida my recruiting options for finance were very limited. Knowing this, I applied to be a camp counselor at summer camp in PA that I was told had very affluent connections. I met the president of my current firm at the camp and three promotions later the rest is history.

Post MBA Goal:

My goal is to transition into management consulting post MBA. While I enjoy the work I do, I would like to pivot into this field.

Schools:

Target School: Harvard

Status: Open

Considering: Kellogg, Wharton, London Business School

Odds:

The Experts Rate The Odds At: 25%

  • mbaMission | Odds Assessment: 25%

    Hi Mr. Upward Trajectory! This is Kate Richardson, Senior Admissions Consultant, weighing in on your profile. Wow, sounds like we could all use some networking tips from you! I love how you hustled to overcome obstacles and made the most of the opportunities you have been given. I think schools will admire that, and your commitment to family. Your stats (GPA/GMAT) are a bit lower than I’d like for a top school like Harvard, but I still think you’ve got a shot, especially since you have such a strong personal story. I would encourage you to dig a bit deeper on your post MBA goals — why consulting? What kind of work/problems do you want to solve? How do you see yourself using those skills …

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