- When practice cases become real life deals
This is not a question, but an observation. A lot of people ask me if case interviews are based on real situations. And my answer is yes, that happens all the time- people interview based on real life experiences. However, I found it quite amusing that a ...
Forum topic - mbbdude - Aug 26 2014 - 11:48pm - 4 comments
- Former McKinsey manager, taking questions
Glad to talk about my role at McKinsey or the case interview process- post your questions ...
Blog entry - McKCaseInterview - Aug 13 2014 - 11:00pm - 23 comments
- McKinsey case interview advice, part II
Using preset frameworks show you can memorize information and then regurgitate it when something sounds similar in the interview. Say you get lucky and get a MARKET ENTRY case after practicing MARKET ENTRY frameworks. 7 issues, bam! Does this mean ...
Forum topic - McKCaseInterview - Aug 16 2014 - 11:08pm
- What not to do in a McKinsey case interview, Part I
Me: Our client is a petting zoo that has lost revenue because of repeated animal attacks on children. Our client hired your team to help them turn around this problem. What should they do? Interviewee: Can I have 60 seconds to collect my thoughts? Me: ...
Forum topic - McKCaseInterview - Aug 15 2014 - 2:38pm
- Case interview practice partners
I'm looking for a Skype case interview practice partner (or two). I'm typically free between 6pm and 11pm EST weekdays and flexible on weekends. About me:- I'm Canadian, graduated from law school June 2013 and will likely not be pursuing a ...
Forum topic - deerhunter - Mar 5 2014 - 3:28pm - 10 comments
- Consulting Case Interviews, Consulting Practice Cases
Guide - WallStreetOasis.com - Jan 10 2014 - 9:34pm
- How does a non-business major prepare for case interviews?
I've heard English majors who haven't taken any econ/finance/stat courses break into consulting. How do people like them study for case interviews without that basic knowledge? Do they just memorize frameworks? Is there anyone on this board that ...
Forum topic - gg2 - Aug 11 2013 - 1:29am - 6 comments
- Consulting Case interview Question help!
Can anyone lay out the framework/structure for this consulting case interview question? It's about PMI. I'm stuck!!: Two companies in the financial service industry have recently merged. You will be addressing the boards of these two companies ...
Forum topic - emilyemily123 - Jun 12 2013 - 2:08am
- Case Interview Advice from a McKinsey Mentor
Wall Street Mentor Dave provides a couple of quick tips for prepping for a case interview- specifically, he outlines how the use of paper, while often overlooked, can be key to your success. Dave was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Co., and while ...
Forum topic - Wall Street Mentors - Jul 28 2013 - 12:08am - 5 comments
- The Psychology of Case Interviews
Consulting is a 'people skills' specialty and Case Interviews, in general, involve 2 humans: Communicating. Interacting. Any ideas on how to increase a candidate's likability to the interviewer? (so he can have an edge over the other ...
Forum topic - mythman22 - Nov 28 2012 - 3:04am - 2 comments