I wanted to pass along a few contributions from successful applicants who were not my clients, but part of my INSEAD thread on GMAT Club. I think you will find at least one or two things helpful!
Whether you are currently working on your application or still in the process of getting ready, we thought you may appreciate a few pointers from the EMBA Admissions Team on how to boost your application.
Learn the secrets of how to conquer the GMAT from Katja Smuk, one of our alumni with a top GMAT score at INSEAD.
As one of the first business schools in the world to admit women to its MBA programme in 1967, INSEAD has come a long way in promoting gender-parity in education. Learn how the women from our MBA Class of July 2018 have added much vibrancy to the diverse and multinational culture at INSEAD.
Try to think back to the events in your life which you can never forget. The events which you will always vividly remember as though they happened yesterday. You might think that you are making important decisions on a daily basis, but if you think carefully, there are probably no more than five life-changing decisions that you will have to make throughout the course of your existence. I turned 28 recently, and I can count two important decisions.
It’s been three days since I moved to Fontainebleau. As someone who grew up in a tropical country all my life, winter is something new to me. Even though here in Fontainebleau the temperature hasn't reached below zero (today the weather forecast said it will be five degrees), it still feels very cold to my normally-used-to-26 degree-weather skin. There is no snow, but the cold still something I need to adapt to.
If you really want to do something, you'll find a way. If you don't, you'll find an excuse. - Jim Rohn I'll let you in on a secret. INSEAD has been on my "to-do list" for a long time. I was drawn to INSEAD because of the cultural diversity it offers and the chance it would give to get back to the classroom. A year-long journey breaking away from the everyday routine, while shifting gears and changing career, is more than the quintessential icing on the cake. An alluring to-do for almost half a decade!