Category: Case Interview

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Post-Interview Etiquette in Consulting: Mastering Thank-You Notes and Follow-Ups

Introduction Navigating the rigorous and competitive process of consulting interviews is a daunting task. From acing the case interview to showcasing your skills and expertise, each stage presents its own unique challenges. But one crucial element that often gets overlooked in this process is post-interview etiquette. In top-tier consulting firms like McKinsey, BCG, and Bain,…
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How to Manage Stress in Case Interviews: A Systematic Approach

Case interviews can be nerve-wracking. The pressure to perform at your best, mixed with the uncertain environment and low acceptance rate, can easily create a state of anxiety for candidates. However, understanding the causes of this stress and learning how to manage it are vital for success. Let’s look into a systematic approach that should…
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Mastering Note-Taking in Case Interviews: A Comprehensive Guide

In the dynamic world of consulting and related business fields, case interviews form a critical stage in the recruitment process. These interviews are a unique blend of problem-solving, analytical thinking, and effective communication. Amidst these crucial skills, an often underestimated yet central aspect is the art of taking notes effectively. The Significance of Note-Taking in…
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15 Consulting Brainteasers to Practice

In the competitive world of consulting, standing out from the crowd and demonstrating your problem-solving prowess is crucial to landing your dream job. Consulting firms are notorious for their challenging interviews, which often feature brainteasers designed to test your analytical thinking, creativity, and mental agility. Especially tier-2, the Big 4, boutique, and in-house consulting firms…
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Bain Hypothesis Planning Case Interview

The Bain Hypothesis Planning Case Interview is a specific case interview format. This type of interview is not always part of the assessment yet we are receiving occasional reports from our clients having to go through it. All of them have reported feeling clueless about this format, but with a better understanding of what it…
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