A Golden Ticket

What would you do to get into a top MBA program? Increasingly, students are charting win-at-all-costs strategies like starting up their own businesses or traveling the world to make themselves stand out.

Click here to read my piece on MBA admissions for an in-depth look at what it takes to get into a top program these days. Or, as one source called it, “a golden ticket” – if you can get in.

Would you climb Mount Everest to land a coveted spot in a top MBA program? The guy who did is your competition. Graphic: Chris Morris for The Washington Post