Invaluable insights and answers from our own resident “TBD” experts, Alina Zhitskaya and Inna Rudsky n this timely P&Q article.

Demystifying Wharton’s ‘Team-Based Discussion’

By requiring a group exercise as part of its admissions process, Wharton presents its MBA applicants with an added, often-stressful challenge in the form of the Team-Based Discussion.Getting their standard “prompt” in advance doesn’t necessarily reduce anxiety among those awaiting their session.Many candidates still wonder how the TBD process works and, more importantly, how their performance will be judged.