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Admission Advice from Derrick Bolton

In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, Derrick Bolton, assistant dean and director of MBA Admissions at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, talked to Melissa Korn and shared some great--and perhaps surprising--admission advice.

When asked how an applicant can stand out, he answered, "Don't try to stand out."

When asked about applicants using admissions consultants, he replied, "How can someone who doesn't know you help you be a more authentic version of yourself?"

>Read the full interview ...

--Allison Davis