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Its time for me to start this application business and um i have no idea how to write a personal statement, could someone please recommend some resources or tools i can utilize to help me write the best personal stateement possible?

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Hi everybody!

Its time for me to start this application business and um i have no idea how to write a personal statement, could someone please recommend some resources or tools i can utilize to help me write the best personal stateement possible?

Thank you in advance,
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Google up sample residency personal statements, there's a tonnnnn. Read as many samples as you can to get an idea and then start writing. Ask friends, family, colleagues etc to read your draft and make their suggestions. Oh and check this out:

http://studentdoctor.net/2013/03/tal...atement-fails/

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