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The Bain Online Test

The Bain Online Test is one hurdle to pass if you want to work for Bain & Company. It can be either a gatekeeper between application screening and the case interviews or is used in conjunction with the first round of the case interviews to evaluate candidates. In that sense, it is used in a…
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How to interpret charts and data in case interviews

90% of consulting case interviews will have you interpret charts and data or 100% of top-tier firm interviews such as McKinsey, BCG, and Bain. Charts and exhibits in consulting case interviews Charts visually represent data in the form of points, bubbles, lines, bars, and pies amongst others. Tables contain data in an organized manner. Using…
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How to crack written case interviews

Written case interviews are a natural extension of the traditional case interview. Bain & Company Recruiting Many consulting firms employ written case interviews during their recruiting process, most notably BCG and Bain across several locations and offices. How do I approach a written case interview? We have compiled a tested strategy to help you effectively…
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The SCORE framework: the best tool to answer behavioral interview questions

We teach you how to tell the perfect story in your consulting interviews! Management consultants use an effective tool to bring their messages across: storys. Storytelling is one of the key skills that every strategy consultant at McKinsey, BCG, and Bain needs to master to increase the effectiveness of their work. Consultants use stories to…
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How to ace the Bain written case interview

Bain & Company employs written case interviews during their recruiting process in addition to the traditional face-to-face case interviews. After all, the written case interview presents you with a slight variation of the classic case interview. Hence, preparing for the case interview also helps you with your performance with the written case and vice versa.…
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Case interview examples (2021): a collection from McKinsey and others

Whenever you prepare for case interviews, you have to practice as realistically as possible and mimic real interviews at McKinsey, BCG, Bain, and others. One way to do this and make your preparation more effective is to practice real cases provided by the firms you apply to. It will help you to understand what the…
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Consulting personal fit interviews: comprehensive insider guide

This is the only post about personal interviews in consulting that you’ll ever need to read.  This type of interview has many names and components such as personal fit interview, behavioral interview, resume interview, personal experience interview, and so on and so forth. Also, this type of interview is not exclusive to consulting. The information…
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How do you succeed in a McKinsey case interview?

Today we focus on how to develop, deploy, and demonstrate the right skill-set! Consulting case interviews The set of skills you need to display in a case interview is the same as the skills needed in the daily life of a McKinsey, BCG, or Bain management consultant. The case interviews are basically a trial-run to…
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