Category: Big 4

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McKinsey, BCG, Bain consulting interview preparation plan

Many candidates make a cardinal mistake when preparing for their consulting interviews. They don’t have a proper preparation plan when starting out. Having a set plan to execute when going for the McKinsey, BCG, and Bain interviews goes a long way. In this article, we want to give you some guidance on how to structure…
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How to communicate in a case interview

Initially, most candidates I coach for McKinsey, BCG, and Bain struggle with communicating effectively during the case interview. In fact, their issues with communication hamper their performance. They could be brilliant in terms of their analytics and insights generation yet lack the effective tools to bring their points across. In this article, I want to…
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The life of an EY consultant in Western Europe

With this series, we want to give you insights into how the consulting roles differ across firms and geographies. We reach into our network to talk to people from the McKinseys, BCGs, and Bains of this world and get their perspective on their jobs and the industry. Today we have interviewed one of our peers…
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Interviewer-led vs. interviewee-led case interviews

Consulting case interviews differ in their structure across companies. While top-tier firms usually employ very objective and structured case interviews, lower-tier or smaller firms apply less stringent standards to ensure objectivity. Let’s dive into the matter! Two types of case interview structures There are two dimensions of case interview structure. First, structure relates to the…
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