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How to be Awesome (the competition killing strategy that works)

How to be Awesome (the competition killing strategy that works)

Are you hoping to scrape into medical school through an almost closed door or do you want to smash through […]

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3 reasons your personal statement is making you look foolish and what to do about it

3 reasons your personal statement is making you look foolish and what to do about it

“Nothing gets our back up more than an unrealistic attitude to what a career in medicine is all about. We […]

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Why do YOU want to be a doctor? (Do NOT answer until you read this)

Why do YOU want to be a doctor? (Do NOT answer until you read this)

Why do you want to be a doctor? Why do you want to study medicine? How can you be so […]

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The top 5 reasons overseas applicants fail (and their solutions)

The top 5 reasons overseas applicants fail (and their solutions)

Some of the best medical students when I was at university were overseas students. They were mainly from China and […]

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How to talk about your weaknesses without getting rejected

How to talk about your weaknesses without getting rejected

Interviewer: So, what would you say was your greatest weakness? Interviewee: I think I interview very badly and fail to […]

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How to avoid screwing up the most important interview question

How to avoid screwing up the most important interview question

So you’re finally sitting down facing the interview panel. The next ten to twenty minutes will decide whether or not […]

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One key insider tip that could win your interviewers over…

One key insider tip that could win your interviewers over…

    Interviewer 1: OK, what is important about the relationship between these two tendons (showing me a diagram of […]

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A day in the life of a pre-clinical medical student

A day in the life of a pre-clinical medical student

One of the key things that you need to prove to your prospective medical school admissions department, before they let […]

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