Anshula, Wharton MBA

The MBA application process can be especially daunting for international students, like myself. Hillary demystified this process for me – right from brainstorming my “story,” selecting schools, drafting essays and preparing for interviews. From day...

Collette, Wharton MBA

Hillary was an absolutely fantastic and invaluable consultant, mentor, coach, and now friend. She not only encouraged me to apply to the top MBA programs in the country, but also helped me find my voice, write my story, and gain acceptance into 5 of the 6 programs I...

Cheryl, Wharton MBA

Hillary worked with me on my waitlist materials for Stanford GSB. During this time, she also helped me put together a clear “plan B” course of action, in the event that the waitlist did not work out. She helped me to widen my range of MBA programs to apply...

Steve, Wharton Lauder MBA/MA

Hillary was most helpful in constructing my ‘personal brand’ and conveying that concisely in my essays. In working with her, I was able to portray myself, reasons for applying to business school, and post-business school goals more clearly. (Boulder,...

Assiatu, Wharton MBA

I looked into utilizing several firms before deciding to use Shine. After working with Shine, I can say with certainty that I made the best decision. Hillary gave me practical and effective advice on crafting my applications. She was always responsive, professional...