Please provide concise examples that will help us better understand your capabilities.
１、Describe an instance where you set your sights on a high/demanding
goal and saw it though completion.
Demanding Goal: To design a musical and dramatic show to celebrate
the centennial anniversary of Tianjin University.
The person who reaches this What I learned from this observation: It is not necessary for a true
leader to be an expert in such a field of his career. But he
must possess the charisma and capacity to drive different people, who
have diverging opinions, or even conflicting interests, to proceed
together to the same organizational
２、Summarize a situation where you took the initiative to get others
on an important task or issue, and played a leading role to achieve
the results you wanted.
The activity I initiated: To organize a group to sing English anthems
on Christmas Eve, visit all dormitories in our university and send
Christmas gifts on behalf of English Association.
The desired result: To broaden the students’horizons about western
My leading role: Combining the representatives’suggestions with my
idea and drawing the decision on:
*What songs to sing?
*Who could attend the choir?
*Which spots we would perform on?
The result: Many students said that they felt the warmness we sent to
them and they hoped we would hold such activities on next Charistmas.
３、Describe a situation where you had seek out relevant information,
define key issues, and decide on which steps to take to get the desired
Background: I organized the first activity after the establishment of
the Management School English Association.
The desired res1ult: To help the freshmen and the sophomores with their
English while publicizing our group.
*What aspects of the students’ English need refining?
*What kind of entertainment is popular among students and can also offer
chances to learn English most effectively?
*Which foreign teacher is suitable for this position?
*When are our members free?
*Which place is convenient for most attendants?
*Other related factors, such as availability of the facilities and layout
of the spots.
4、Describe an instance where you made effective use of facts to secure the
agreement of others.
Background: I advanced a plan to found an English garden in collaboration
with the fraternal association in neighboring university.b794217348?
*The authority of our university may dissent.
*The cost is expensive, and we don''t have enough human resource to carry
on this project.
*There have already been many English corners,so another one is
The facts I made use of:
*Our dean approves this proposal.
*Our partner is willing to provide financial assistanc,and our members
volunteer to design the details of the plan and implement it.
*A survey has showed that the current English corners did not fully meet
the students’ requirement.
The result: Others were convinced and we founded the English Garden
５、Give an example of how you worked effectively with people to accom
plish an important result.
Background: In the military training, we hold a "military songs
Design: I cooperated with my colleagues to figure out the climax of the
performance, the musical accompaniment of the songs and the whole
arrangement of the narrative poem.
Rehearsal: I worked together with those who were in charge of the
lighting, music and scenes to create perfect artistic effect.
On stage: I reminded my fellows with gestures and eyes expressions.
Also, we coped with an emergency coherently.
The result: Our team won the second prize in this competition.
６、Describe a creative/innovative idea that you produced which led to
a significant contribution to the success of an activity or project.
Activity: To hold a "perspective entrepreneur contest".
The innovative idea I produced: To simulate a board of a company,
in which our candidates debated the feasibility of selling modern fitness
equipment according to the market information they collected.
The result: The contest was hold based on my proposal.
７、Provide an example of how you assessed a situation and achieved good
results by focusing on the most important priorities.
Background: On one morning when our promotion month began for the first
time, I found that the inventories in some department stores were not
My assessment of the situation: The four promoting stores were not very
far from each other, and the time they open was different. It was possible
to fetch some stock from another store and make up for it later.
The priorities: To satisfy the stocking demand of the store that had the
largest number of customers.
８、Provide an example of how you acquired technical skills and converted them
to practical application.
Background: In the investigation on customers’opinions about the taste of
a new kind of beer, I found that the questionnaire form was out of date
and limited the responders’choices.
Technical skills: The scientific arrangement of questionnaire form
The result: With the help of the new form, our company obtained more
objectives and effective information..