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Consulting internship vs. full-time application at McKinsey, BCG, and Bain

Should I first apply for an internship or directly go for a full-time offer? This is one of the most common questions we receive from our mentees. The world of top-tier consulting, with its rigorous demands and prestigious reputation, offers a unique challenge for aspiring professionals. In this comprehensive guide, we delve into the nuances…
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How to Recover from a Failed Consulting Interview or Application (McKinsey, BCG, Bain)

Have you applied with McKinsey, BCG, or Bain and failed either at the screening stage or the interview stage? Worry not if you are still committed to landing the consulting gig of your dreams – more often than not you will be given a second chance after a while. In fact, you will find that…
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Survive Your First Months as a Consultant: Insider Strategies

Embarking on a journey in the competitive world of top-tier consulting firms like McKinsey, BCG, and Bain can be both exhilarating and daunting. The stakes are high, and the pace is relentless, but the rewards of navigating this path successfully are unparalleled. This article serves as a consulting survival guide for young consulting analysts and…
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How to Network with Top Consulting Firms like McKinsey, BCG, and Bain

Breaking into the consulting industry, particularly at elite firms like McKinsey, BCG, and Bain, is a formidable challenge. With only 1-3% of applicants securing an offer, the journey begins long before you submit your application. During the screening stage, 60-80% of applications are rejected based on their CV/resume or cover letter alone. Overcoming this initial…
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