Checklist, World Cup, Downtime

Downtime – yup. Pretty much ready and good to go here, got my bank account opened, loans are ready for disbursement, most of my material goods have been pawned off, including my soon to be ex car, visa – don’t need one, insurance, got to get that insurance, will fax that tomorrow, and the plane…

If HBS is so good, why’s it accept college drop outs?

Yup, ya heard me right. Read about it here in the Economist, and I just saw it here as well @ clearadmit – Blake Gottesman, a 1st year college drop out from nothing more than the equivalent of a Texan community college gets to go to Harvard Business School because he brought the president, as…

My Reservations Concerning IESE?

Ok, before I continue I want to say that I was asked to go into this, so instead of writing out e-mails, so on and so forth I’m posting it here – one more thing – I know this is a smidge later than my usual progression of posts. I had a very very very…

IESE / Imperial College Tanaka / Georgetown Essays

As previously stated, I am posting the rest of my essays for your viewing pleasure and hope that they will help any future applicants in their MBA application process, after all, if you can’t give anything back – why bother. Additionally, I have made a link on the sidebar to allow for easy reference to…

ESADE after all – en definitivo…

I’m going to ESADE after all 🙂 – and truth be told I couldn’t be happier. ESADE is shooting through the rankings, and they are ever working towards making their school even better. Truth be told, I had this gut feeling I wanted to go to ESADE after all, and after speaking with the ad-com,…

The Economist – Special Report on Poland

In the May 13th – 19th 2006 special report, The Economist covers Poland, the country’s development, government, loss of intellectual capital, things that exemplify hope in the country and the things that need fixing. While, I consider myself versed on the topic of Poland’s problems, I can say that it was nice to see and…

The U.S.’s South American Intelligence Failure

Ask most Latin American’s what they American Policy is towards their country, and they will most likely say neglect. The United States has done just this since the Monroe Doctrine. It has in effect left South America to rot, thinking that the continent, while a mess, would always lead to support the United States with…

Why an MBA in Espain?

While most of my friends here in the U.S. think I am moving to Spain for the sole purpose of drinking myself into oblivion, partying ‘till the sun comes up, and getting one amazing looking tan. I can say that they are all wrong. While I do need a tan, the fundamental reason behind choosing…

My baby's officially up for sale…

My baby, the 1979 Lincoln Mark V: Cartier Edition with 33,781 Original Milesis up for auction… now lets just hope I can get oh… 5-6 grand for her 🙂 Should anyone who stops by here be interested – Here’s the ebay link. Cheers, and help a boy sell his baby 🙂 MBA, International MBA, GMAT,…