April 04, 2017 @ 01:15 PM

April 04, 2017 @ 01:15 PM

K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai

9 Easy Steps to register for SIMSR (Infographic)

Download Now

What does failure mean to you

The personal interview is a critical step in MBA admission process and should not be taken lightly. PI is aimed at knowing a candidate more intimately - assessing the clarity of thinking process, future goals and the 'fit'   factor with the B-school. It provides the admission selection committee of a B  school to evaluate your interpersonal and soft skills.With this aim MBA Rendezvous is presenting you PI tips so that  you can be successful.Today you will read PI tips on : 

FAQ in P I : What does "failure" mean to you?
During your interview at a business school, you will be asked a series of questions, which will give your interviewer a chance to know you in depth.
Most of the questions will be focused on your opinion, including ‘What does failure mean to you’? When asked such a question, state that failure lies is an event and not in a person.
 Everyone has been in situations in which he/she has faced failures. So, expand upon this and shine light on one instance in which you have failed.
In addition, share with your interviewer the lessons you learnt from that failure and what steps you took later in life to prevent such mistakes from occurring again.
This is exactly what your interviewer wants to hear. No one is perfect. So, never tell your interviewer that you have never faced failures in life because this magnifies your ego and pride. 
Interviewers are aware that as a business leader, you may make mistakes. And they want to know how you would handle such situations. So, be humble and honest while shining light on the definition of failure. 
For example, if you failed to complete a project on time and consider that to be a failure, share with your interviewer the reason for failing to complete that task on time. 
If you had weak time management skills, enlighten the interviewer on how you prevented such mistakes from getting repeated and how you managed projects in a more efficient manner later.
Failures are a result of not being able to meet your goals. So, you need to convince your interviewer that you have learnt valuable lessons from past failures and that you have enhanced your skills to become a better and a successful business leader.
Click and read Personal Interview with  Mock Exercises :
Stay informed, Stay ahead and stay inspired with MBA Rendezvous

Crucial Dates, You Should not Miss

Manav Rachna International Institute
of Research

Admissions Open for all MBA programme at Manav Rachna International Institute of
Research and Studies.
CII School of Logistics Amity University, Delhi and Mumbai
Admissions Open at CII School of Logistics Delhi and Mumbai campus, Apply Now!
GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam
Admissions open for MBA programmes at GITAM. Application Deadline is February 20, 2018
Application Last Date for Online Submission - February 25, 2018
TAPMI, Manipal
Admission Application closes on January 16, 2018 for 2018-20
BIMTECH, Greater Noida
Admissions open at BIMTECH, Greater Noida
Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management
Admissions are Open at LBSIM, Delhi. Apply Now !
FORE School of Management
Apply for PGDM & PGDM-IB Programmes. Application Deadline is January 18, 2018.
MDI Murshidabad
Applications for PGPM 2018-20 at MDI Murshidabad are open
Last Date to Apply for MBA (Full Time) Programme at NIRMA is January 29, 2018
Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad
Last Date to Apply for IPE, Hyderabad is 21st January, 2018
IMI New Delhi
Admissions Reopened for PGDM Last Date to Apply January 21, 2018
Application closes on February 12, 2018 for Executive PGDM at IMI
Institute of Rural Management Anand
IRMASAT will be conducted on February 4,2018, Apply Before January 20,2018
ICFAI Business School
Admissions Open at ICFAI Business School Apply Now!
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai
Last date for Application is 31st Jan, 2018
Application for PGDM 2018-20 at SDMIMD is open till February 28, 2018

Admission Open Now

Following Colleges are accepting applications.


Admissions open for 2018-20

PGDM, PGDM (HRM), PGDM(B & FS), Executive PGDM

Apply Online
Get Connected with your Dream College  
Get Connected with your Dream College

Thank you