Category: Consulting Fit Interview

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McKinsey PEI: Entrepreneurial Drive Explained

Navigating the McKinsey interview process requires more than just showcasing your analytical skills or listing your professional accomplishments. It’s about sharing your journey, the challenges you’ve faced, and how you’ve overcome them, especially when it comes to the Personal Experience Interview (PEI). Within this critical part of the McKinsey interview, the Entrepreneurial Drive dimension is…
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Post-Interview Etiquette in Consulting: Mastering Thank-You Notes and Follow-Ups

Navigating the rigorous and competitive process of consulting interviews is a daunting task. From acing the case interview to showcasing your skills and expertise in the fit interview, 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,…
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Bain Interview Update: New Case Format Explained

Bain & Company is one of the world’s leading management consulting firms. Founded in 1973, the firm provides management consulting services to businesses, governments, and non-profit organizations around the globe. Bain is known for its expertise in strategy, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, organizational performance, and marketing, among other areas. One of the factors that…
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Ban Period In Consulting Applications

The consulting industry is highly competitive, and landing a job at one of the top firms like McKinsey, BCG, or Bain is a major accomplishment. However, not every applicant will succeed on their first attempt, and in all cases, a rejection can come with a ban period that prevents the applicant from applying again for…
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BCG Real Life Interview: What Is It and How to Prepare for It

When it comes to landing a job at Boston Consulting Group (BCG), preparation is key. While most candidates are familiar with case interviews and behavioral questions, there is a unique format used predominantly in the German and Austrian offices of BCG called the BCG Real Life interview. In the BCG Real Life interview, your interviewer…
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