B-School Tales from the Front

BusinessWeek opened the flood gates of communication when it launched the series, "Five Years to B-School," which offers a year-by-year road map to preparing for the graduate business school admissions process—everything from choosing schools to taking the GMAT to completing the applications. Readers and experts alike chimed in with advice and stories of what they wish they had known in the years before sending out their applications. They mentioned these tips in phone interviews and on the Business School Forum. Here is a compilation of some of the best advice they had to share with aspiring MBAs:

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