"Tell Me About a Challenge That You Overcame" - College Interview Tips

From About.com
December 11, 2012 - 3:59am

A big part of a college education is developing critical thinking and problem solving skills. It makes sense, then, that your interviewer will want to find out how you handle difficult or challenging situations. So, before you set foot in the interview room, make sure you are prepared to describe a challenge that you overcame. The challenge can take many forms -- academic, athletic, personal -- but your response to the question needs to show that you are able to deal with a challenge. For more information on how to approach this particular question, check out these college interview tips. Related Reading: Master These 12 Interview Questions 20 More Interview Questions Avoid These 10 Interview Mistakes "Tell Me About a Challenge That You Overcame" - College Interview Tips originally appeared on About.com College Admissions: U.S. on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 at 08:59:22.Permalin...


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