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  2. Do you have a case interview coming up soon? Are you looking for case practice partners? Are you tired being practicing with the same partner? Do you want to check out case interview skills with someone completely new to you? Do you have a case interview ...

    27 comments17 Jan 2012 -

  3. I'm studying for case interviews and am using basically all the resources I've been able to get my hands on. One of them, of course, is CiP, which nearly everybody recommends. I've got a question for people who used it successfully, though: ...

    18 comments1 Feb 2017 -

  4. Consulting Interview Math

    Management Consulting

    This topic has been addressed many, many times, but always in scattered places. And I also get differing stories. So, I thought it might be best to start a thread in order to discuss peoples' experiences / perceptions of the math questions in MBB-typ ...

    17 comments25 Oct 2017 -

  5. 1 Week Consulting Case Preparation

    Management Consulting

    I have an interview with a large consulting firm in a week and have no idea how to start to prepare. I wasn't really expecting to get the interview, so I hadn't done much. Any resources you guys would recommend? I have Case in Point. learning ho ...

    14 comments2 Apr 2018 -

  6. Hey guys, So I have an MBB first round interview coming up in the next two weeks. I scoured the forums and came to find that the two most often cited resources to use were Case In Point and caseinterview.com I personally started with the latter and found ...

    11 comments12 Apr 2019 -

  7. I have a case interview with Harris Williams coming up soon. Has anyone experienced their interview process. Any advice would be appreciated. Case harris williams case interview HW Interview ...

    14 comments21 Apr 2016 -

  8. Had a first round phone interview with a consulting firm. As most first round interviews go, it consisted of mostly fit questions. However, the interviewer threw in one case question, probably just to see how I think on my feet and to make sure I wasn ...

    15 comments9 Jul 2010 -

  9. Unstructured case interview

    Management Consulting

    I can't believe I am asking this question. Does "unstructured case interview " mean BCG /Bain type case or when interviewer flips few slides to show exhibits and ask candidate to draw insights and do calculations? case interview ...

    12 comments23 Mar 2014 -

  10. Case summary in the end- BCG

    Management Consulting

    I just had first round with BCG. I believe that I did reasonably well, but for both cases, there was not enough time to summarize the case. The interviewers didn't ask me either. Is this a deal breaker? case interview Salary ...

    12 comments25 Jan 2012 -

  11. Just bombed an interview...

    Management Consulting

    I'm interviewing for an experienced hire position at McKinsey and just had the one hour case prep over the phone. And I got fucking destroyed. A little background... I'm currently an engineer, graduated in 2008, and applied sometime in June. Hea ...

    12 comments8 Aug 2010 -

  12. PWC ADVISORY ASSOCIATE INTERVIEW

    Management Consulting

    hey everyone. so i was able to land a second interview, this time with PwC!!! i have a couple questions that i hope someone can answer. the interview consists of 2 45min interviews and a senior session (Q&A panel). the position i applied for is adviso ...

    9 comments26 Feb 2017 -

  13. Hey everyone, I have an interview coming up with Monitor very soon, and I am trying to find some time to prepare for it. I have looked up some cases online and checked out the Victor Cheng materials. I even did some Deloitte interviews, but it seems like ...

    9 comments6 May 2014 -

  14. Case Interview

    Management Consulting

    Hey, I had an interview Thursday with an MBB, something odd occurred: my first interviewer said I did well and ask me for my notes right after I was done my second interview did not say anything, and specifically said he did not need my notes. They said t ...

    10 comments14 May 2011 -

  15. Economic consulting case interview

    Management Consulting

    Hi, Who can tell me the differences between economic consulting cases and management/strategic consulting cases in terms of the problem and the approach? Thanks!!! case interview economic consulting ...

    9 comments18 Aug 2016 -

  16. Powerpoint Case Interview

    Management Consulting

    So next week I have a case interview and was wondering if some people could help me find some examples. I've gone through victor chens stuff but I don't think they were the same examples. They are going to give me 20ish slides, give me 50 minute ...

    9 comments13 Jun 2013 -

  17. Case Prep Partners

    Management Consulting

    Hola WSO. I am currently in the midst of searching for off-cycle consulting positions. I come from a non-target school, but I am doing a fellowship with a non-profit that is affiliated with several consulting firms. Would anyone be interested in partnerin ...

    8 comments12 Apr 2015 -

  18. I just bought a year long subscription to Consulting Case 101 for $180. They run a huge 800+ database of a bunch of cases which are divided into sections by specific companies and types of questions. My peers have told me it helped a lot when preparing fo ...

    8 comments11 Feb 2015 -

  19. Case Interview Prep Partners

    Management Consulting

    Hey, I'm just wondering who's down to work on this 1-2x/wk Best,-TB case interview ...

    8 comments9 Jul 2014 -

  20. humor Wharton case interview follies ...

    9 comments2 Mar 2010 -

  21. Case Interview Practice Buddy

    Management Consulting

    Hi guys, My friend told me that this could be a good place for me to get some help. I'm looking for someone who can shoot me cases over skype or a phone. I can also play the part of an interviewer as well if its another student. I'm located in S ...

    8 comments30 Dec 2010 -

  22. Case Study Coaching Service

    Management Consulting

    Hey, I have a Bain interview coming up next week and I have been preparing for a while now. After running through some mock interviews with friends, I wanted to do some professional mock interviews with consultants or former consultants. I was wondering i ...

    7 comments10 Jun 2012 -

  23. Consulting Case 101 access

    Management Consulting

    Just got a 3 month subscription for consultingcase101, they have a bunch of consulting case studies, interview questions, McK PST practice tests, fast math drills, case prep, which seem pretty helpful. PM if you want to share the costs. case interview Cas ...

    6 comments8 Feb 2015 -

  24. I am looking for someone to practice and discuss case interviews with. I am in Tokyo so it might help if you are here or near my time zone. However, I am up to talking with anyone so please contact me. I am from the east coast and still talk to a lot of p ...

    6 comments24 Sep 2011 -

  25. So, I've been, I like to think a fairly helpful resource for young aspiring bankers in the two years that I've been working at a BB and I'm hoping that the WSO community will be willing to give back a little bit. I've been lucky enough ...

    6 comments28 May 2010 -

  26. Hi all, just a quick question. A friend (engineer, master's deg.) has asked me to give him a practice case for his BCG interview. I myself am a recent post-graduate hire for one of the big consulting companies, but have not started yet. I know for ex ...

    6 comments5 Nov 2009 -

  27. I just finished undergrad in Europe and have a couple interviews lined up with top consulting firms this month. I've thoroughly read through CIP, watched Victor Cheng's online videos, and listened to LOMS extensively. I've practiced with 20 ...

    5 comments19 Jun 2014 -

  28. Case Interview- help with study.

    Management Consulting

    Hi, I am going through the first case interview in the "vault case interview practice guide 2." A copy of it is here: http://sites.duke.edu/dukeapdconsulting/files/2010... Also attached. The case study is entitled "Amusement Park Case," ...

    5 comments17 Apr 2014 -

  29. I went through demo videos of the site and it seems to be nicely done. I didn't like its structuring too much but maybe because it was only a demo video. I tried finding reviews or information about the owner/creation of the content but can't. J ...

    5 comments22 Jan 2013 -

  30. Consulting Interview Practice

    Management Consulting

    Hi guys, I'm currently doing a summer analyst stint at an investment bank and will likely choose to shop around in the fall for other IBs and consulting gigs. I'm way more interested in consulting but I did not perform well for summer internship ...

    5 comments21 Jul 2011 -

  31. Are case studies over-rated?

    Business School and GMAT

    I have heard the buzzword "case study" while researching MBA programs. I'm currently finishing an MS in Finance and was quite excited to hear that we are doing 3 case studies for the final class. After my initial research, this is my unders ...

    4 comments8 May 2015 -

  32. handwriting and case interviews

    Management Consulting

    This might be a stupid question, but how important is hand writing during case interviews? I'm at the beginning of case interview prep and I'm reading Case in Point...they recommend making a whole bunch of graphs and charts during the interview. ...

    4 comments13 Jul 2014 -

  33. Panel Case Interview- Tips

    Management Consulting

    Has anyone gone through a panel interview where you had to read the business case and prepare slides within 30 minutes or so and then answer questions that interviewers pose? If so, can you please provide some suggestions and advice that worked for you? I ...

    4 comments23 Mar 2014 -

  34. I'll preface this by saying it may sound silly, but it's the first time I'll be going to a strategy consulting interview. I've been practicing case studies and scribbling notes and frameworks in a notebook. When I go to the actual inte ...

    4 comments11 Apr 2012 -

  35. Undergrad vs MBA Case Interview

    Management Consulting

    Alot of case interview prep sites and books seems to tailor more towards MBA case interviews. For those coming out out of college, how should case interviews and interview prep be different (if at all)? MBA Undergrad case study case interview ...

    4 comments1 Aug 2010 -

  36. Looking for a case interview buddy in Chicago area in preparation of the consulting recruitment for Summer 2018. Preferably had some experiences on case interview but do not have to be super skilled. Reply if you are interested! case interview ...

    3 comments9 May 2017 -

  37. Hi Guys, This might come across as a semi-dumb question but from the stories I see and hear it really seems like this Interview process is very challenging. I am going to be a Sophomore at a non-target, GPA of 3.8 and I am eager to start a career in Manag ...

    3 comments1 Sep 2014 -

  38. Is it better to start studying far in advance or do you all study several weeks before the interview? Are there any particular business classes that should be (or highly recommended to be) taken prior to studying for cases or is it all just they way you t ...

    3 comments9 Jan 2013 -

  39. Case interviewing

    Management Consulting

    So I' m a case interview virgin and will approach one relatively soon. I've been reading up on major consulting websites and their sample cases/tips, but I'm wondering if a real interview will ever end up that intensive? Are those good refe ...

    3 comments12 May 2011 -

  40. Case Interview Question

    Management Consulting

    when interviewing for a specific industry group at a consulting firm should you expect cases that deal with that specific area? or will they typically give you a general assortment of cases? consulting case interview ...

    3 comments24 Oct 2010 -

  41. McK Question on next round

    Management Consulting

    Anyone know how long it should take after the in-person case interview round for McK to get back to you? Been a few days longer than in previous rounds. How worried should I be? McKinsey case interview ...

    3 comments20 Nov 2009 -

  42. So I have managed to attain 2nd rounds with a decent sized shop about 70bn aum (avp level role I believe). During this 5-7 hour 2nd round at least an hour will contain a case. It will be focused on asset allocation since the role will deal with portfolio ...

    2 comments19 Aug 2015 -

  43. First case interview- help???

    Management Consulting

    Hi! I have a case interview tomorrow that I literally found out about 2 hrs ago. Its for a freshman leadership tomorrow. The two cases given as examples were 1) an M&A / HR case and 2) an insurance case. Any tips? Suggestions? What do I do if its a ca ...

    2 comments18 Feb 2013 -

  44. Civic Consulting Alliance

    Management Consulting

    Has anyone ever interviewed with Civic Consulting Alliance, or heard from anyone who has? It's a pro-bono outfit in Chicago that consults different public sector / non-profit organizations on topics like economic development, education, environment, ...

    2 comments27 Mar 2012 -

  45. Does anyone know where I can get copies of these case books? I remember reading that some people on the boards had them, but I was never able to get copies. If anyone has them, or knows where I can get them, I would really appreciate it. Feel free to PM m ...

    2 comments12 Jan 2011 -

  46. Hi, Looking to prep for upcoming McK, Monitor case interviews via skype- anyone interested? Skype name is collinla. Laura consulting case interview ...

    2 comments27 Nov 2010 -

  47. What's up legends. I'm a senior graduating in a few weeks and recently got hit up to complete a case (have 2 weeks to complete) and then present it to the team as the final round interview. Does anyone have experience with Guggenheim recruiting ...

    1 comment19 Apr 2019 -

  48. Case interview at Fitch

    Job Search Advice

    Hi guys, I have been invited for a case interview at Fitch. They have asked me to complete the credit opinion of a company and have provided their rating criteria and have asked to prepare a power point which I will present to a team of analysts who will ...

    1 comment31 Oct 2018 -

  49. Hey monkeys! I am looking for a case study prep buddy for summer 2019 consulting internship! I am a stats major from a top 5 university, although I have limited consulting experience (some finance experience from my current trading internship), I (like ma ...

    1 comment8 Jun 2018 -

  50. Case interview BB

    Investment Banking

    Hi everyone, I have a final round coming up at a BB bank. I have been asked to, next prepping for CF & news questions, prep for a corporate finance case. All interviews on the day only last 45 minutes. Can anyone tell me more about what i can expect? ...

    16 Aug 2017 -

  51. Hi, I bought a 6-month membership for the consulting case 101 website, message me if you are interested in sharing! case interview ...

    18 Apr 2017 -

  52. Hi, anyone wants to practice cases together? A little background of myself: a 4th year student, had PTA last summer, and very interested in consulting. case interview Consulting practice peer ...

    1 comment31 Jan 2017 -

  53. Interview with in-house strategy team

    Corporate Finance, Development and Strategy

    Hi everyone, I have an upcoming interview with the corporate development and strategy team of Bloomberg. Has anybody interviewed there before? If so, what type of questions do they ask? behavioral? technical finance questions? case study? It would be grea ...

    3 Oct 2016 -

  54. Asking for a friend who has a 2-hr interview set up for a management consulting internship position at PwC. The 2-hour slot consists of case prep/instruction (60 minutes), case interview (30 minutes), and behavioral interview (30 minutes). Would anyone ha ...

    26 Sep 2016 -

  55. Need Case Studies

    Private Equity

    Does anyone have any case studies used for PE interviewing? This is for a small shop so maybe a smaller company case study would be preferable. TIA. case interview ...

    17 Aug 2015 -

  56. I have an interview for a performance analyst with a big bank. They said there is going to be a case study. Any ideas as to what I should expect or what to study? I am trying to think about what material they would focus on (its pen and paper). case inter ...

    12 Jul 2015 -

  57. I just found out that I'm getting first round interviews at Deloitte S&O and McKinsey towards the end of summer/fall and I'm looking for someone who'd want to meet up once or twice a week to do practice cases. I'm interning in IB i ...

    3 Jun 2015 -

  58. Mock case for MBB hopeful?

    Management Consulting

    Hi Fellow Monkeys, Have a few case interviews coming up with MBB firms and would absolutely love to go through a mock case with you. I already have some practice cases under my belt, but the more practice I can get the better: Shoot me a PM / Message if:- ...

    19 Apr 2015 -

  59. Hi...just wondering if anyone is interested in practicing some case interviews over the next week or so via Skype. Please leave email or email me at [email protected] and we can set something up! Thanks. Consulting case interview ...

    19 Apr 2016 -

  60. Had an interview where I was asked to scan a doc saying equivalent to this: Company X, a telecoms company known originally for phones, has had increasingly lower profits over last few years; they recently brought in a new CEO from a different sector backg ...

    1 comment12 Sep 2014 -

  61. I have an interview for an IB position. I was given the format of my interview, a few 1 on 1s and ultimately a short 45 minute case study. Never had a case study in an interview, how should I go about prepping for this? Any advice on topics it may cover o ...

    1 comment19 Aug 2014 -

  62. MBB interviews coming up... Anyone wanna practice cases over the phone? I don't wanna bomb like I did last year... PM me case interviews case interview ...

    19 Apr 2016 -

  63. Hello, I recently went through one of the practice cases on BCG website. The case question is below. I wanted to hear your thoughts on the structure that people usually use for this type of question. There are 2 approaches: a) Structure similar to BCG app ...

    1 comment7 Oct 2013 -

  64. Dear Fellow Primates, Just wanted to issue a reminder that our latest publication, Make Your Case: Master Consulting Interviews, is now available to help you dominate your consulting interviews coming up. This 133 page guide is the only tool you will need ...

    9 Sep 2010 -

  65. Case Interviews: Online Practice

    Management Consulting

    So I was looking for Victor Cheng's website for online case practices. I remember him sending everyone an email during his free giveaway about how he was creating a website and those who had to pay for the ebook would receive 4 months free. So I was ...

    1 comment10 Jun 2012 -

  66. Case Interviews Help

    Management Consulting

    Hi, I am an undergraduate student at Columbia, NYC looking to find someone to practice case interviews with from Nov. 2011 and onward. Please be seriously interested in helping me with this prep as I would be in return if you also need a partner to prep w ...

    1 comment19 Nov 2011 -

  67. I am an undergrad from a target school for MBB and have a consulting internship at a boutique in DC this summer. I want to make the jump to MBB for full time. I have done a fair amount of case interview practice, but want to do more before full time recru ...

    1 comment27 Apr 2011 -

  68. Case interview for IB SA

    Investment Banking

    I have an interview with a reputable international IB in the UAE region and they said I will be having a case interview. What do these interviews consist of? I've heard of case interviews with consulting firms but I don't think they are talking ...

    23 Mar 2011 -

  69. London case interview buddy

    Management Consulting

    Hey all, I'm looking for someone who wants to practice MBB-style case interviews in London over the next month or so. I was thinking about meeting at a Starbucks somewhere and taking turns interviewing. I'd meet anywhere from 2-6 times/week. I&# ...

    1 comment17 Mar 2011 -

  70. Greetings, I am currently applying for a management consulting position- Human Capital, Talent & Organizational Performance, Change Management- within large Management Consulting firms. My question is this; understanding that I DO NOT have an MBA and ...

    9 Feb 2011 -

  71. Hi all, Message me if you're interested in practicing case interviews in Toronto or via skype in the next couple of weeks. Best, Laura case interview ...

    1 comment6 Dec 2010 -

  72. Been invited to final round in four weeks. Would like to practice case interviews. Anyone want to Skype with me? PM if interested and good luck to all! consulting case interview ...

    5 Nov 2010 -