Posts Tagged ‘MBA interview tips’

Preparing for Your MBA Interview Questions

By - Oct 24, 18:30 PM   Comments [0]

You’ve scored your MBA interview invitation. Now what? Practice, practice, practice! You do not want to wing this; the more prep you do before the big day, the more confident you’ll be and the more smooth and seamless your answers will be. You’ll be asked lots...

Tags: , , , . Read More

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...

Tags: , , . Read More

3 Essentials for Success in Your Business School Interview

By - Apr 2, 10:38 AM   Comments [0]

Photo by Johanna Buguet on Unsplash It is normal to boast about your accomplishments and your intellect in an MBA interview, and we wholeheartedly encourage that. However, a critical element of this kind of boast is how the message is conveyed to the MBA interviewer. Demonstrating understanding...

Tags: , , , , , , , . Read More

Why Do You Need an MBA? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Nov 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This blog post is part of a series of articles analyzing some of the most popular MBA interview questions and offering tips on how to best respond to them. In this post, we’ll address "Why do you need an MBA?" “Why do you need an MBA?” This...

Tags: , , , , , . Read More

Are You Selling Yourself Short?

By - Nov 15, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“I founded a small candy company,” said Roberto.* I could see in the faces of my fellow admissions committee members that they were not that impressed with the candidate; none of them had ever heard of “Del Sol Candy,”* and Roberto’s modest description did not make...

Tags: , , . Read More

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...

Tags: , , , , . Read More

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...

Tags: , , , . Read More

What Questions Do You Have? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Oct 28, 06:00 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 Questions Do You Have?" Reason for asking the question: To make sure the candidate has all...

Tags: , , , . Read More

Why Do You Want to Attend This MBA Program? [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Oct 21, 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 "Why This MBA Program?": Reason for asking the question: To gauge the sincerity with which the candidate...

Tags: , , , . Read More

Walk Me Through Your Resume [MBA Interview Questions Series]

By - Oct 14, 06:00 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: This question (or some version of...

Tags: , , , . Read More