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Episode 184: Wire Taps—Humility, Ambition, and Corroboration

Welcome to another podcast episode of Wire Taps, in which Alex and Graham offer MBA admissions advice to applicants. This week, one MBA hopeful with a winding career path and concerning GPA needs some help to shape his admissions strategy. A classically trained dancer has been building her repertoire in VC and now wants to work with a series A/B startup post-MBA. Another applicant has big plans for their family business, but may have to dig deeper for a second reference letter. Preview the profiles that Alex and Graham discuss this week, then tune in below!

An applicant with goals in VC and entrepreneurship sought advice:

A former dancer-turned-VC employee could consider more Round 1 apps:

The third MBA hopeful is struggling with determining recommenders:

Happy listening!

Clear Admit MBA Admissions Podcast
Clear Admit MBA Admissions Podcast
Episode 184: Wire Taps—Humility, Ambition, and Corroboration

Be sure to post to MBA ApplyWire or MBA DecisionWire if you’d like Graham and Alex to offer admissions advice.

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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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