Interviews

An NUS MBA Shares her Story

By - Jan 5, 13:50 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to The MBA Story, an anonymous blogger who recently received her MBA from NUS Business School in Singapore. Read our interview with The MBA Story below, as well as her blog, The MBA Story, to learn about this recent grad’s...

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Lessons from Accepted’s Admissions Director Survey

By - Dec 27, 09:05 AM   Comments [0]

In November, Accepted surveyed MBA admissions directors at top MBA programs. We asked “What behavior or information would cause you to reject an MBA applicant who otherwise is a strong candidate?” and published the results here. Accepted CEO, Linda Abraham, gives her thoughts on...

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Aiming for a R2 Admit to Booth or Kellogg: IV with ‘fromgmattomba’

By - Dec 23, 14:00 PM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to our next blogger, fromgmattomba, an anonymous MBA applicant who describes himself as “a pretty average dude” with a mission to attend one of his top choice b-schools. Thank you fromgmattomba for sharing your story with us – we wish...

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Aiming for IMD? An Admitted Student Shares His Story and Advice

By - Dec 20, 08:53 AM   Comments [0]

We’d like to introduce you to our next blogger, Marcelo, who begins his one-year MBA program at IMD in just a few months. You can read about Marcelo’s MBA journey in our interview below, as well as at his blog, Marshmallow’s IMD MBA Experience. Best...

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MBA Interview Tips

By - Dec 17, 11:18 AM   Comments [0]

As the application season progresses and round 1 deadlines are behind us, many MBA candidates are receiving interview invitations. Below are some Aringo tips for doing well on the MBA interviews. Following the initial screening of applicants, most leading business schools invite candidates to the "second...

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10 Commandments Webinar Recording Available

By - Dec 4, 14:32 PM   Comments [0]

The 10 Commandments of MBA Interviews webinar recently aired live – were you lucky enough to catch it? If you missed it, then you certainly missed a good one; but no worries – the webinar is available on our site for instant viewing or download...

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Michigan Ross Applicants Keen on Team Exercise

By - Dec 3, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

Although the vast majority of applicants surely goes into the new team exercise activity a bundle of nerves, the feedback given so far to Michigan Ross School of Business MBA admissions director Soojin Kwon has been overwhelmingly positive. Participation in the exercise is voluntary this year,...

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MBA Interview Tips Post 5: Video Essays

By - Dec 1, 14:49 PM   Comments [0]

[NOTE: This post is the fifth in a series; if interested please see the introduction and tip 1, tip 2, tip 3, and tip 4.] Wait, why is a video essay featured in a series on MBA interviews? Because it works like an interview in its visual...

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UT McCombs Offers MBA Admissions Interview Tips

By - Nov 26, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

A recent post on the Texas MBA Insider blog has five important tips for conquering the MBA admissions interview. Julia Campbell, associate director of admissions at UT McCombs School of Business, understands why some applicants may feel nervous about this step of the admissions process,...

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MBA Interview Tips Post 4: Team-Based Discussion Interviews

By - Nov 24, 15:05 PM   Comments [0]

[NOTE: This post is the fourth in a series; if interested please see the introduction and tip 1, tip 2, and tip 3.] Wharton and Ross have initiated a new MBA interview format, the team-based discussion (TBD). This type of interview brings a group of applicants...

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