I am planning to apply to the MBA schools in Fall 2009. Thats gives me roughly 18 months to prepare. I have to plan every step to the minutest detail and got to feel good that it is the right time to apply.
My preparation will involve:
2) Essays preparation.
3) Geeting the right recommenders.
4) Top notch experience including leadership.
5) Successfull completion of Oxford University degree.