Mediocre Grades, Lofty Career Goals

Posted by: Geoff Gloeckler on December 7, 2010

Commenter Darknight asked ‘What can a person who has a degree from a mediocre institution, with mediocre grades/GMAT, working at a mediocre firm but having far-fetched career goals do to stand out to admissions officers?’

We reached out to UNC Kenan-Flagler Dean Jim Dean to get the answer.

Click here to visit Kenan-Flagler’s Full-Time MBA profile.

Do you have questions about b-school that you would like an expert to answer? If so, shoot me an email or post the question in the comments.

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Trying to find out if business school is for you? Then you've come to the right place. BusinessWeek editors Geoff Gloeckler and Louis Lavelle ask top b-school experts all your pressing questions--about strategies for getting in to a top program, landing a job at graduation, and everything in between. Check back often: new questions are added all the time.

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