Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays

Have a blissful one people and may 2015 be good to us all.

With love from Nigeria šŸ™‚


Posted by on December 25, 2014 in Uncategorized


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My Dilemma

I have a big problem. It’s a good problem but a problemĀ  nonetheless. I can’t decide whether to pursue Sloan’s waitlist or not. Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on December 22, 2014 in Notification


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Where I am now.

Cloud 9.

LessĀ half.

I had already started a Booth vsĀ Sloan comparison beforeĀ I received decisions from both schools. Now I have to decide whether I want a spot in Sloan’s waitlist or not. Before Dec 22. Sadly, I wasn’t planning to make that decision this year. Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on December 18, 2014 in Notification


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To the Booth!


Update: Waitlisted at Sloan.


Posted by on December 17, 2014 in Notification


That’s all it really is.

Admission decisions are dueĀ next week and like a lot of people, I’m holding my breath. But I feel the need to put thisĀ out here. Hopefully, it will help someone put things in perspective.

We are all great people doing something very wonderful with our lives. We have dreams and goals and things we want to do. Going to business school is NOT the goal, it has never being. The process is so consuming that it becomes easy to lose sight of our goal and focus on something else. Business school is a step towards achieving the goal. Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on December 11, 2014 in Application, Notification


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Waiting for the rain part 2

I’m waiting forĀ  Booth and Sloan to release their admissionĀ decisions. So far,Ā  I don’t feel stressed but it has occurred to me that I need to start planning for school. Maybe not the finer details since I’m not yet sure of which state I will be going to. But I’m doing a lot of dreaming, hoping and praying. And budgeting, and planning and wondering. Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on December 10, 2014 in Notification


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True Heroes

Hero (n):Ā Ā a person, who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities.

As my application journey gradually comes to a (happy) end, I would like to say a few words about the unspoken and uncelebratedĀ heroes of this process. The people who made my application what it was, gave me invaluableĀ advice, encouraged me to push myself harder and most of all, ensured that I kept sharing my journey regardless of the emotions I was feeling. These people are my new friends, potential classmates and fellow MBA application bloggers šŸ™‚ Bet you didn’t see that coming šŸ˜› Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on December 8, 2014 in Application


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