Tag: case interviews

case interview mistakes

How to recover from mistakes in case interviews

No candidate is perfect. McKinsey, BCG, and Bain know this. Hence, making a mistake during a case interview should not be a definite deal breaker to land a top-tier strategy consulting offer unless It happens more frequently within one case You mess up throughout several cases on the interview day One mistakes triggers a chain-reaction…
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different types of case interviews

3 different types of case interviews

Consultancies employ a number of different types of case questions to screen applicants in case interviews. Below you find the three most common ones. Brainteaser A brainteaser is the umbrella term for a number of different, usually quite short questions that test your analytical capabilities in a case interview. Your goal is to grasp, structure…
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Why consultancies use case interviews to screen candidates

Why consultancies use case interviews to select employees

Top-tier management consultancies employ multiple case interviews to select their employees. In practice, you will have 3 to 6 interviews with different consultants of the firm who ask you to solve real-life business problems. Beforehand, the company screens your vita to establish that you have the potential to be a good candidate. In the interviews,…
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