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  2. I have consulting interviews coming up, and urgently need mental math prep. Can anyone suggest online (free) resources I can use to pick up my terrible mental math skills? What math strategies are helpful to acing the math part of the consulting interview ...

    66 comments1 Jan 2018 -

  3. McKCaseInterview's blog Glad to talk about my role at McKinsey or the case interview process- post your questions consulting McKinsey case interviews consulting mckinsey APD ...

    23 comments13 Aug 2014 -

  4. Case interview practice partners

    Management Consulting

    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 ...

    10 comments5 Mar 2014 -

  5. Pretty straightforward question that I think might provoke some interesting discussion. At the top consulting firms, who has more to prove: analysts/associates hired straight out of undergrad, or consultants hired out of business school? (For this discuss ...

    8 comments13 Jul 2011 -

  6. Case interviews process coming up!

    Management Consulting

    Hi everyone! I have case interviews coming up for most major strategy consulting companies (first one in 3 weeks). I am just about to start collecting all materials, which study materials/books etc have you been using?? It would be great to get all your o ...

    7 comments24 Apr 2011 -

  7. ADVICE For Getting A Gig?

    Job Search Advice

    Target Black University Student here, major in Communications, with no finance experience, strong backgroun in research, writing and policy. I've been cold emailing and have contacts/interviews at Citi, BAH, and Accenture. Any tips on how to get thos ...

    6 comments30 Jul 2015 -

  8. 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 ...

    6 comments11 Aug 2013 -

  9. 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 ...

    5 comments28 Jul 2013 -

  10. Do I get a second chance?

    Management Consulting

    Last year, as a junior at a target school, I already had an undergraduate research grant lined up for the summer when a few of my friends suggested I apply for some consulting summer internships. I applied at the last minute and did first round interviews ...

    5 comments27 Aug 2010 -

  11. 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 ...

    4 comments26 Aug 2014 -

  12. This is a stretch but I'm currently in Middle Tennessee and I'm looking for a partner (or group) to practice interviewing, study, go through cases and models, and to share insights, etc. I have a lot of study materials to share as well and we co ...

    3 comments29 Sep 2014 -

  13. The Psychology of Case Interviews

    Management Consulting

    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 candid ...

    2 comments28 Nov 2012 -

  14. Hi all, I have a first-round phone interview with a tier 2 coming up in the next week (non-target). It will be 30 minute behavioral and 30 minute case. I was curious about what to expect? Should I expect no exhibits since it is a phone interview? Would th ...

    1 comment19 Sep 2019 - Prospect in Consulting

  15. 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 you ...

    16 Aug 2014 -

  16. 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: Sur ...

    15 Aug 2014 -

  17. 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 -

  18. 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 r ...

    12 Jun 2013 -

  19. 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 -

  20. Hey guys, I'm prepping for case interviews and am looking for partners to practice w/. If you're also practicing case interviews, this is a great opportunity for us to help each other out. Feel free to PM me and we can setup something over Skype ...

    1 comment11 Aug 2011 -

  21. Case Interview Practice over Skype

    Management Consulting

    Hi! I'm preparing for (management) consulting interviews (Oliver Wyman, Bain & BCG) and I'm looking for a partner (ideally preparing for interviews just like me) to practise over Skype. Anyone interested please contact me by email: [email protected] ...

    7 Aug 2011 -

  22. Dear all, I am recently invited to do a powerday at Capital One headquarters in Richmond, VA for their principal operations analyst position. The interview I have is within a week time, so any inputs will be greatly appreciated. I have taken their online ...

    1 comment29 May 2011 -

  23. Undergrad Case Interviews

    Management Consulting

    Hi all, I'm a junior in college applying to summer programs at consulting firms, and I'm just curious as to how in depth I need to go into in terms of studying for the case. I have "Case in Point" and have glanced at Victor Cheng' ...

    17 Jan 2011 -