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I provide the most intensive, effective MBA interview preparation service in the world. My interview coaching clients get results because I help them figure out what to say (logical content), and how to say it (impressive delivery).

I teach some of the world's top engineers and scientists at The University of Tokyo how to present their ideas on paper and in person.

I am a professional stage actor who has performed with The American Shakespeare Center.
At Stanford, I studied improv theatre with Patricia Ryan Madson, who has taught everyone from college students to Silicon Valley executives from companies like Google how to tell believable stories.

I provide one-hour mock interview sessions with feedback. I also provide extended multi-hour training. We begin with an initial diagnostic mock interview, which helps me determine your strengths and weaknesses. In subsequent sessions, we can work on strategy, answer modeling, and mock interviewing.

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Friday, October 1, 2010


Customize for each school, but you can brainstorm contributions to fit the following situations

1. Daily contributions
  • in classes
  • in study groups

2. In special programs
  • study trips
  • consulting projects

3. As an alumn

Contribution Matrix

AspectKeywords: Verbs and AdjectivesProfessional Example(s)Personal Example(s)Application to MBA Life: DailyApplication to MBA Life: Special Application to MBA Life: Post-MBA (alumnus)

  • Class
  • Study group
  • Special Project Team
  • Case Study Competition
  • Business Plan Competition
  • Marketing Competition
  • Event
  • Conference
  • Study Trip
  • Alumni network
  • Recruiting activities for school (school-specific events, MBA Tour, School Panels)

  • Expert / Leader
  • Organizer / Facilitator
  • Enthusiastic Beginner
  • Expert / Leader
  • Organizer / Facilitator
  • Enthusiastic Beginner
  • Expert / Leader
  • Organizer / Facilitator
  • Enthusiastic Beginner

analytical (mind)

how strength helps you contribute to classmates
technical (hands)

interpersonal (heart)

Best Tips / Hints / Tools for brainstorming contributions



-Updated by Vince on 14 March 2012


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