1.) In your essay, please include information about the following (500 words): 1. Why do you feel it is the right time in your career to study an MBA and why would you like to gain a place on the Manchester MBA? 2. What are your immediate goals after you complete the programme? (A) How do you believe your previous experience and transferable skills, combined with the Manchester MBA, will help you to achieve your goals? (B) Which industry sector(s) and companies are your preferred target and which country/region would you like to work in? 3. What is your plan B if you are unable to achieve your preferred goals immediately? 4. What are your longer-term aspirations?