Candidate:

Ms. 10 Years Experience

About Me:

Early 30s, unemployed due to COVID. From the Philippines, migrated to Singapore at 5y/o. Completed undergrad degree through partner school in Singapore.10 years marketing experience in sports marketing/events industry and travel. Promoted in each of the last 2 companies I worked for. Work experience in Singapore and London. STEM MBA Round 3 app.

Details:

Undergrad School: University at Buffalo State University of New York

Undergrad Major: Business Administration

GPA: 3.1

GMAT: To be taken

Age: 32,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Extracurriculars: Dance Team, Swim Team, Leisure Cycling

Work History:

Title: Head of Strategic Partnerships & Campaigns, Global

Industry: Marketing

Company: Global

Length of Employment: 5 yrs

Title: Senior Executive

Industry: Marketing

Company: Boutique Firm

Length of Employment: 3 yrs

Big Life Wins:

(1)Secured 1M in a marketing deal that delivered over 50M in sales for the business.Managed the entire project from acquisition to strategy to implementation of campaign, rolled out in multiple markets globally. 2 direct reports. (2)Won ‘best project of the year’ at former company for the first project that I was assigned to lead.Led a team of 10.

Post MBA Goal:

Change industry into tech/consulting/consumer products. Feedback from job interviews is that I lack industry experience or overqualified for junior positions to get into the industry. An MBA will help me develop a wide network, equip me with skills to enhance mine, expose me to a new career/industry.

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Odds:

The Experts Rate The Odds At: 10%

  • Stratus Admissions Counseling | Odds Assessment: 10%

    Hi Ms. 10 Years of Experience, Melisa here from Stratus Admissions. Sorry to hear about the impact Covid has had on your job. So with your years of experience, the first question I often ask is ‘Why MBA and Why Now’? And I think you answered this through your experience in interviewing for jobs and this insight will be very beneficial to your applications. So you probably know that the middle 80% of years of experience for a full time program is 3-8, so your 10 puts you outside this. There are definitely fewer applicants with your years of experience and so fewer slots. While you obviously had some strong work experiences, and the international experience is strong, I am concerned about your GPA, not …

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