Posts Tagged ‘MBA interview prep’

Do I Really Need a Mock Admissions Interview? [Short Video]

By - Feb 23, 14:10 PM   Comments [0]

Just how important is a mock interview if you have a graduate school admissions interview coming up? Listen to Linda Abraham's 2-minute answer to this often-asked question. Related Resources: • MBA Mock Interview Package • Medical School Mock Interview Package • Law School Mock Interview Package • Grad School Mock Interview...

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Walk Me Through Your Resume [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Jan 11, 11:51 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is the first in 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 "Walk Me Through Your Resume": Reason for asking the question: 1. This question (or some version...

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Haas, McCombs, and Case Interviews

By - Mar 30, 10:41 AM   Comments [0]

This week, join us for a discussion about Haas, McCombs, consulting, and case interviews. Meet Erin Robinson, Destin Whitehurst, and Robin Ligon, the team behind Consulting Interview Coach. [0:45] All three have extensive experience in consulting prior to starting their MBAs – Erin and Destin at Deloitte and...

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Ask Away at Your Admissions Interview!

By - Feb 11, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

An interview works in two directions: The interviewer asks you questions to see if you’d be a good fit for the school in question, and you ask the interviewer questions to help you determine if this program is right for you. In order to think up...

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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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Prepare for Interviews with Positive Imagery

By - Dec 10, 12:50 PM   Comments [0]

In the conference room, I imagined myself standing on a tennis court: I tossed the ball into the air then smashed an ace serve right past my opponent. Back in real life, I smiled to myself when the assistant came to tell me the McKinsey...

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3 Tips for Your Team-Based Discussion Interview

By - Nov 9, 00:59 AM   Comments [0]

Wharton’s interview invitations are out and some of you are lucky enough to be facing Wharton’s innovative Team-Based Discussion, also known as the TBD.  Personally, I consider this evaluation method an excellent idea, as much of business school life consists of team-based discussion; it was...

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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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Why Do You Need an MBA?

By - Apr 2, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

Reason for asking the question: The interviewer wants to make sure your reasons for getting an MBA match up with what the MBA degree will provide you. How to prepare: This is hopefully one of the easiest questions for you to answer. Coming from almost any function, the likely answer...

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