Posts Tagged ‘MBA interviews’

An Interview about Interviewing at HBS: An Accepted Student Speaks

By - Jan 27, 13:20 PM   Comments [0]

Want to know what it's like to interview at Harvard Business School? Harbus, the HBS news organization, interviewed a Class of 2018 applicant during the Round 1 wave and graciously shared the interview with Accepted. Our anonymous interviewee (who was accepted!) is a female manufacturing engineer at a...

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3 Day-Of Tips for a Successful MBA Interview

By - Dec 29, 14:17 PM   Comments [0]

Our blog series, 12 Terrific Tips, offers specialized advice for MBA applicants in a range of situations – from deciding between an MBA and EMBA program, to applying as a member of an overpopulated sub-group, to acing your interviews…and loads more! Here’s the next post: So many...

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6 Secrets to a Successful MBA Interview

By - Dec 22, 02:50 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You’ve been invited to interview at your top choice MBA program. You want to be sure to ace the interview the same way that you aced your application and essay. You need to prepare for your interview. No matter how solid your interview experience...

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4 Tips For Team Interviews

By - Jul 13, 11:15 AM   Comments [0]

Since so much of b-school life and learning includes team discussions, the adcom needed a tool for assessing how applicants will fit in the team-based discussion culture of their programs. Thus, the Team-Based Discussion (TBD) was born. In team-based interviews, applicants need to use a different set...

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MBA Interview Questions: Why This MBA Program?

By - Dec 8, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: To gauge the sincerity with which the candidate is approaching the school. How to prepare: You need to make sure you show that your reasons for applying to the program go well beyond the obvious reputation, location, or network. Your...

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10 Commandments of MBA Interviews Webinar Recording Available

By - Dec 3, 11:35 AM   Comments [0]

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

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MBA Interview Questions: Walk Me Through Your Resume

By - Nov 24, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: 1. This question (or some version of it) is very often the first question asked in an MBA interview, since it should be a fairly easy question to answer and provides a foundation for the rest of the interview. Can the...

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Team-Based Discussion Interviews

By - Nov 16, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton and Ross initiated a new MBA interview format, the team-based discussion (TBD). This type of interview brings a group of applicants together in person to work through a problem together as an organizational team does. This team activity is followed by a short one-to-one...

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Interview with MBA On My Mind: An Applicant Aiming for Kellogg

By - Nov 14, 10:24 AM   Comments [0]

This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com blog series featuring interviews with MBA applicant bloggers, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at the MBA application process. And now…introducing our anonymous blogger, “MBA On My Mind”… Accepted: We'd like to get to know you! Where are you...

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Seven Tips for MBA Interview Prep

By - Nov 11, 10:20 AM   Comments [0]

1. If you fail to prepare, you prepare to fail. While you may not have control over the questions you’re asked, you can prepare a set of flexible responses. You should be able to discuss the following: 1. A walk through your resume (Focus on what you...

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