Ms. Story-Teller To Data-Cruncher

About Me:

Graduated with a degree in politics&communications, I’ve spent the last 5 years of my career in the area of data analytics and business intelligence, from an e-commerce company, to a leading global brand research consultancy. Outside of my job, I’m an avid writer, having co-founded a Melbourne-based magazine for young aspiring Indonesian writers.


Target School: Cambridge Judge

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Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: University of Melbourne

Undergrad Major: Politics and Communications

GPA: 3.5 (converted from Australia)

GMAT: 700 (anticipated)

Age: 27,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Other Degree/Certification: Master of Arts

School Name: University of Leeds

Extracurriculars: Founded a non-profit printed and online magazine for aspiring writers (14 volumes and growing), provided pro-bono consultancy for small and medium F&B enterprises to improve their brand and marketing activities throughout the pandemic.

Work History:

Title: Research Manager

Industry: Marketing

Company: Global

Length of Employment: 5 yrs

Big Life Wins:

Promoted to Research Manager w/in a year of working at my current company (made me the youngest manager), whilst doubling revenue 2 years in a row; Cofounded a printed and online magazine while still in undergrad, 15 volumes published and still growing; Interesting win: was once selected as a panelist for a Q&A with Julian Assange of WikiLeaks.

Post MBA Goal:

I’d like to grow my business fundamentals beyond the scope of “analytics” to be able to jumpstart and accelerate my career in the ever-growing Indonesian tech space, particularly in the role of Product Marketing. I am keen on gaining insights through lessons, experiences, and challenges faced by business leaders from all across the world.


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The Experts Rate The Odds At: 45%

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  • John A. Byrne, P&Q Founder & Editor-In-Chief | Odds Assessment: 40%

    2 years ago
  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 45%

    Hi, it’s Nisha from mbaMission. What an intriguing profile you have! In addition to your career progress in marketing research, I love that you co-founded a magazine within an interesting niche. On your resume and application, make sure you fully convey the impact you’ve made via the magazine and your pro-bono work in addition to your professional impact.

    Goals: it sounds like you’ll be a great fit for product marketing based on your understanding of the consumer, your analytical skills, and your ability to tell a story based on data. The MBA programs always like to understand what companies you’re targeting immediately post-MBA, so make sure you identify a couple companies that have recruiting relationships with Judge.

    As for Judge, I think …

    3 years ago Read the full review
  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 50%

    Hi Ms. Story-Teller to Data-Cruncher, Melisa here from Stratus Admissions. I love your mix of poet & quant! And it sounds like you have a unique story to tell across data analytics and story telling – which essentially comprises Product Marketing. Your stats are competitive for Judge, assuming you hit your target GMAT score of 700. You are in the sweet spot for years of experience at work – and sounds like you’ve had some strong leadership and advancement. And I like the duality of your community/leadership with your magazine running over a long period of time and more recent response to the challenges of small businesses. In terms of your goals, short term is clear – you might add an example company to show …

    4 years ago Read the full review

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