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Afropreneurship with Sim Shagaya

I recently came across this video interview of Sim Shagaya. Sim is the CEO of Konga.com, a fast growing ecommerce startup in Nigeria. The first thing I observed about this guy was his top-notch academic and professional credentials. 71 more words


Home Is Where Julie's Second Bedroom Is

We made it to Boston!  Ed and I filled up two pods, said goodbye to everyone we know and somehow tricked American Airlines into letting us on the plane with about 50 extra pounds of luggage.   892 more words


MBA ADMISSIONS TIP #3: Build A Great Bridge

As a former Harvard admissions interviewer and a Harvard graduate, one of the most important things in creating a strong MBA application that will get you noticed at the top schools, is building a powerful bridge between your past professional experience and your future goals. 192 more words


Kazuo Ishiguro, Kay Graham and Moral Leadership

Nocturnes. I picked it up a few days ago and already it follows me everywhere.  It’s a collection of five stories — intense, intimate, beautiful stories that tell of love and loss and the passage of time.  623 more words

Random Musings

The GMAT Score You Need to be a Competitive MBA Candidate!

As a former Harvard admissions interviewer and a Harvard graduate, people are always asking me about their GMAT scores and “if I think they’ll get in. 311 more words


How to Create a Great MBA Application! - TIP # 2

As a former Harvard interviewer and Harvard graduate, I’m answering some of my clients’ most frequently asked questions  regarding: “How to Create a Great MBA Application! 276 more words


2 things to seriously consider...

“Relationships are all there is. Everything in the universe only exists
because it is in relationship to everything else. Nothing exists in
isolation. We have to stop pretending we are individuals that can… 341 more words