December 5, 2018

Case interview sample question and answer tips – Mergers & Acquisitions

Our article on how to prepare for case interviews got a very positive response. So we thought it would be helpful to have a follow-up post […]
June 18, 2018

How to prepare for case interviews

Case interviews are an important part of the recruitment process for hiring management consultants. Management consultancies, including the Big 3 — McKinsey, BCG, and Bain (MBB […]
September 13, 2017

My IMD assessment day experience with case-study, role-play and interview questions

We’ve said this earlier and we’ll say it again. We love how IMD Switzerland has designed their selection process to test MBA applicants on their communication […]
March 15, 2017

Harvard Business School interview questions and answer tips

It is a tough world out there in the Harvard Business School community. The level of excellence they demand is evident in their extremely selective application […]
March 14, 2017

Stanford GSB and Columbia MBA interview questions with answer tips

Encouraged by the response to her previous article (How I got into Stanford MBA and Columbia from India), Mahak Garg is back to share more tips […]
November 2, 2016

MBA and job interview dress code for males and females

Your interpretation of power dressing for an important interview may backfire if you depend solely on your basic instincts. Overdoing it or taking it back to […]
April 3, 2014

Advanced interviewing techniques and skills

You know the basics of how to tackle interviews. You also know about behavioral interview questions. But then if you’ve spent enough time on the internet […]
January 3, 2013

Common MBA application mistakes to avoid

The top business schools have a relatively low acceptance rate and it’s in the interest of the applicant to reduce the common MBA application mistakes most […]
August 15, 2012

Job interviews: Top 10 tips to keep in mind

Job interviews provide the most fertile ground to discover you are human…by making mistakes (or ‘unforced errors’ as Sania Mirza would describe them). A job interview […]
January 8, 2012

Situational or Behavioral Interviews: What questions can you expect?

Situational interviews or Behavioral interviews are the vague, mysterious and confusing interview questions that get thrown at you when you are trying to get the best […]
March 30, 2011

From GMAT score for ISB Hyderabad to interview: Bodhi’s success story

Talk about modesty. Bodhisattwa Gupta considers himself the black sheep of the family…and he’s got into one of the toughest and most selective MBA programs anywhere […]