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Episode 157: Wire Taps— Am I Crazy to Turn Down HBS for Love?

What would you do if you and your partner weren’t both accepted to all of the same MBA programs?  And what if one of those non-overlap programs was Harvard Business School?  Fasten your seat belts, as Alex and Graham put on their ‘relationship counselor’ hats this week…with potentially disastrous consequences.

And that’s just one of the conundrums covered in this week’s podcast episode of Wire Taps.

Beyond love and b-school, this week’s episode assesses the plans that one applicant has laid out for deferred enrollment, while also looking at the results of an accepted candidate who returns from a previous podcast feature to check on school choice between Northwestern Kellogg, NYU Stern or Yale SOM.

Preview which posts Graham and Alex dig into in this podcast episode of Wire Taps and then tune in for their expert admissions advice.

The show kicks off with news from an accepted candidate, who was featured in Episode 65: Wire Taps, stopping back to check in on school choice:

Then, Graham and Alex offer love advice to a candidate choosing between HBS and NYU Stern:

And finally, an applicant is on a path for deferred enrollment:

Happy listening!

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Episode 157: Wire Taps— Am I Crazy to Turn Down HBS for Love?

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This episode was hosted by Graham Richmond and Alex Brown, and produced by Dennis Crowley. Thanks to all of you who’ve been joining us!

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Lauren Wakal

Lauren Wakal has been covering the MBA admissions space for more than a decade, from in-depth business school profiles to weekly breaking news and more.

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