Posts Tagged ‘interview advice’

9 Tips for Writing a Memorable MBA Interview Thank You Letter

By - Feb 13, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You’ve finally finished your b-school interview and are looking forward to heading home, crossing this experience off your MBA application to-do list, and waiting to receive your acceptance letter. However, before you file the day away, it’s appropriate to send thank you notes to all of the...

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MBA Interview – Helpful Tips for Round 2 Applicants

By - Feb 4, 12:06 PM   Comments [0]

MBA applicants for Round 2 must be anxiously waiting for the interview offers as schools will start rolling out interview invitations from this week onwards. They have been working on your applications for the last several months- acing the GMAT, brainstorming stories, writing – rewriting essays, researching schools, approaching/selecting...

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Here’s One Way to Ace Your MBA Interview

By - Jan 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Whether you just your Round 2 interview invitation or are still waiting to receive it, now is the time to prepare. Acing your interview is the final step in getting into the MBA program of your choice. Setting your interview goals and priorities, understanding what the admissions interview...

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The Art of Interviewing—Are You a “Can” or a “Cannot”?

By - Oct 4, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

“I am doomed… This is a disaster… I really never expected this… What am I going to do?” This from Daniel, a prospective PhD student. I couldn’t imagine what had happened to cause such a negative response, especially as Daniel is a very strong candidate with...

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Everything You Need to Know About Preparing for Your MBA Interview

By - Nov 23, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations on receiving your MBA interview invite – you should feel great about making it this far in the admissions process! Just when you thought it was time to sit back and relax, it’s now time to tackle your next challenge: preparing for your interview. There...

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Tell Me About Your Weaknesses [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Nov 11, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

  This blog post is part of a series of articles analyzing some of the most popular MBA interview questions and how to best respond to them. In this post, we’ll address "What is your weakness?": Reason for asking the question: To ensure the applicant is humble enough to...

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3 Keys to Successful Interview Preparation

By - Nov 1, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

  “3 Keys to Successful Interview Preparation” is excerpted from MBA Admission for Smarties: The No-Nonsense Guide to Acceptance at Top Business Schools, by Linda Abraham and Judy Gruen. Throughout this book I’ve emphasized the importance of knowing your goals, knowing the schools where you apply, and knowing...

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Ace Your In-Person Business School Interview with a Student or Alumnus

By - Feb 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post is part of a series exploring the different forms MBA interviews take and how you can ace them all! Many MBA adcoms delegate the interviewing to alumni and students. In this scenario, typically second-year students interview the applicants who come to campus, and alumni...

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5 Steps to Follow After You Receive Your MBA Interview Invite

By - Oct 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! You have made it through one colossal hurdle. Follow these 5 steps to best prepare for the next stage of the MBA admissions process: 1. Relax! Take a deep breath. Anxiety will not help you in the interview or for your next step in the process:...

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6 Tips for Talking About Your Weaknesses

By - Oct 9, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

How do you react when you read/hear the weakness question? With this question, schools are assessing how well you self evaluate. Like a business problem, they want to hear your plan of action, your implementation, and your success rate. Here are some tips to help you...

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