WHO ARE YOU, AND WHY DO YOU DESERVE TO GET THIS ANESTHESIA RESIDENCY? I'm 44 years old. Respected anesthesiologist. I've heard it all. I haven't seen it all, but I've seen most of it. I've got the connections to powerful people in this biz.... ....connections I don't need....connections I won't ever take advantage of. I've made my career/money without help. I'm convinced if you have enough GALL IN YOUR GUT it doesnt matter who you are or where you're from. If you wanna anesthesia residency, yeah your scores are 205, 210... YOUR SCORES ARE ONLY A PART OF YOUR PICTURE. GOTTA INTERVIEW? NAIL IT. Can't emphasize how important FIRST IMPRESSIONS are. DO YOU BELONG HERE? (wherever "here" is.... Walk to your interviews with SWAGGER. Surprising how far SWAGGER will take you.