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ATS application

Application MBB
Neueste Antwort am 14. Nov 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 14. Nov 2021) ist von:
Pedro
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# 1 Rated Bain Coach | EY-Parthenon | Roland Berger | FIT | Former Head Recruiter | Principal
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# 1 Rated Bain Coach | EY-Parthenon | Roland Berger | FIT | Former Head Recruiter | Principal
There is a lot of advice out there recommending you to change your CV format in order to make it stand out from the competition. This is usually bad advice. Yes, if you use a different format, your CV will stand out, bu ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Format of German Tabular CV Question

Application application process CV CV screening German germany Lebenslauf MBB
Neueste Antwort am 10. Nov 2021
Anonym gab die beste Antwort am 8. Okt 2018
Hi Anonymous, I am German, have worked in consulting in Germany and have seen my share of CVs, so I hope I can help. So first of all: None of the three examples are total no-gos. I would consider No 2 best / sa ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Apply Mckinsey (interviewer-led) and Bain / BCG (candidate-led) at same time?

Application
Neueste Antwort am 9. Nov 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 7. Nov 2021) ist von:
Ian
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BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Ian
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BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, (1) Given that I have only practiced candidate-led cases, do I need to specifically practice interviewer-led cases if I apply for McKinsey? What would be some major points that I would need to specifically enh ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Werde Teil der weltweit größten Case-Interview-Community und erhalte alles, was Du für die Vorbereitung auf Dein Interview im Consulting brauchst!

What financial knowledge/terms do I have to know for the case interview?

Actively preparing for interviews with Bain and BCG and Bain Application BCG case math case study Finance McKinsey
Neueste Antwort am 2. Nov 2021
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Ian
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BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Ian
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BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, When it comes to casing, be careful with the mindset of “all the x I need to learn”. The ocean is vast and we can't boil it all ;) That said, some of the key formulas/concepts are: Breakeven NPV (with + withou ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Is it a bad idea to quit my current consulting job to focus on applying for a new job?

Application MBB
Neueste Antwort am 31. Okt 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 20. Okt 2021) ist von:
Agrim
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Top CoachingPlus Expert | 100% personalised | BCG Dubai PL | 2021 Real MBB Cases | Case/PEI/Fit/CV | 6+ years Consulting
Agrim
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Top CoachingPlus Expert | 100% personalised | BCG Dubai PL | 2021 Real MBB Cases | Case/PEI/Fit/CV | 6+ years Consulting
Someone has wisely said: “to walk steady, you can't have both feet in the air” From the looks of it - you are doing well in your current firm. The only reason for you to jump ship would appear to be either the so-called ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Is it important to be interviewed as early as possible in a hiring cycle?

Application
Neueste Antwort am 25. Okt 2021
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Francesco
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#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Francesco
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gab die beste Antwort am 25. Okt 2021
#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Hi there, Is it important to be interviewed as early as possible in a hiring cycle, to avoid vacancies being “occupied”? Or, for MBB firms, as long as the candidate has strong performance, this shouldn't be an issue to ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Application Turnaround (L.E.K. Associate)

Application L.E.K. Consulting
Neueste Antwort am 22. Okt 2021
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Francesco
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#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Francesco
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gab die beste Antwort am 22. Okt 2021
#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Hi there, Given you are so close to the closing date, I would just wait that and follow up one week after it, with the excuse to “verify they received everything”. I did exactly that for one of my applications, 4 weeks ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Application questions

Application application process
Neueste Antwort am 17. Okt 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 8. Okt 2021) ist von:
Pedro
CoachingPlus-Experte
# 1 Rated Bain Coach | EY-Parthenon | Roland Berger | FIT | Former Head Recruiter | Principal
Pedro
CoachingPlus-Experte
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# 1 Rated Bain Coach | EY-Parthenon | Roland Berger | FIT | Former Head Recruiter | Principal
It means that their contracts probably prevent them from “poaching” workers from their clients. Therefore if you were involved in any project being delivered by ACN they want to know in order to avoid breaching the cont ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Application sequence?

Application
Neueste Antwort am 15. Okt 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 14. Okt 2021) ist von:
Cristian
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McKinsey / Oxford grad / ex Firm mock interviewer & internal training faculty / top 25% best consultants in the Firm
Cristian
CoachingPlus-Experte
gab die beste Antwort am 14. Okt 2021
McKinsey / Oxford grad / ex Firm mock interviewer & internal training faculty / top 25% best consultants in the Firm
Great question! A few thoughts: It's indeed tough to prepare for interviews while working at the same time. The most important thing is for you to remain comfortable and calm throughout this process so don't take on mor ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Interview Call with Tier 2 Senior Expert

Accenture Strategy Application EY-Parthenon Interview MBB Oliver Wyman Referral Roland Berger Strategy Consultants Siemens Management Consulting (SMC) tier2
Neueste Antwort am 30. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 5. Aug 2020) ist von:
Udayan
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Top rated MBB coach with many offers /Ex McKinsey EM in New York /6 years McKinsey recruiting experience/Real cases
Udayan
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Top rated MBB coach with many offers /Ex McKinsey EM in New York /6 years McKinsey recruiting experience/Real cases
Definitely agree with the previous comment about asking HR more details about the call. Specifically you want to know whether this is an interview (always treat any call as an interview) and what type of questions you c ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Should I worry about colleagues/supervisors knowing and rumoring I'm applying for new jobs?

Application
Neueste Antwort am 29. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 22. Sep 2021) ist von:
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Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
Adi
CoachingPlus-Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 22. Sep 2021
Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
Ignore the noise and don't give them any reason to speculate further. Avoid gossip & banter which focuses on your team/colleagues/boss/company. Keep your quality of work high. And yes, keep your job hunt commitment ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Is now a good time to apply to apply for consulting positions as an experienced hire at MBB?

Application MBB Interview
Neueste Antwort am 24. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 20. Sep 2021) ist von:
Ian
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BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Ian
Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 20. Sep 2021
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, Now is an excellent time to apply. I will say, the big rush in the US was in July-early September, so you might be on the tail end. However, it is by no means a bad time to apply. Based on current candidate tr ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Experienced hire: should I apply to generalist role or specific practice?

Application
Neueste Antwort am 24. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 24. Sep 2021) ist von:
Francesco
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#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Francesco
Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 24. Sep 2021
#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Hi there, The ideal choice between generalist vs specialist depends on your interest and where you want to focus in the future. Answering your questions: (1) Given that I have several years of banking experience, and I ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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MBB - Application Sequence

Application
Neueste Antwort am 16. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 15. Sep 2021) ist von:
Ian
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Content Creator
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Ian
Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 15. Sep 2021
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, Ultimately you need to weight the risk and pros/cons here. That said, the advice I tend to give candidates is to “go the path of least resistance”. X Company is reaching out encouraging you to apply now? Apply ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Consulting resume - Do I need different resumes depending on the company I apply to?

Application Consulting Resume Resume
Neueste Antwort am 14. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 10. Sep 2021) ist von:
Sofia
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McKinsey San Francisco | Harvard graduate | 5+ years of coaching | >90% candidate success rate | Personalized approach
Sofia
Experte
gab die beste Antwort am 10. Sep 2021
McKinsey San Francisco | Harvard graduate | 5+ years of coaching | >90% candidate success rate | Personalized approach
If the roles are the same (i.e. consulting roles), you can use the same resume. Read the job descriptions for the strategy positions to better understand what they are looking for, but you would likely be able to use th ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Used Car Market Sizing

Application BCG BCG online case BCG McKinsey and Bain Client and MBB coaching Imbellus office preferences Referral
Neueste Antwort am 14. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 12. Sep 2021) ist von:
Ian
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Content Creator
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Ian
Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 12. Sep 2021
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, Please don't forget to segment for most market sizings. This is overly simplistic! Ultimately, you need to segment in a way that helps you get closer to the answer (i.e. takes you from guessing to estimating). ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Is it possible to apply again in Europe after getting rejected at MBB in Asia?

Application Asia Bain BCG consulting europe Interview MBB McKinsey
Frage bearbeitet am 5. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 22. Okt 2019) ist von:
Deniz
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BCG | A.T. Kearney | University of Cambridge | 350+ coachees | 5+ years of consulting experience in London, Dubai and Istanbul
Deniz
Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 22. Okt 2019
BCG | A.T. Kearney | University of Cambridge | 350+ coachees | 5+ years of consulting experience in London, Dubai and Istanbul
Hi, You won't be able to apply given the ban period of 12-18 months, however, you can try to apply offline via referral. Best, Deniz
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I applied to multiple consulting firms and always got rejected pre-interview bc I don't have big brand names on my cv.

Application application process Career Advising MBB
Frage bearbeitet am 5. Sep 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 21. Sep 2019) ist von:
Francesco
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#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Francesco
Experte
Content Creator
gab die beste Antwort am 21. Sep 2019
#1 Coach for Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ 5-Star Reviews | Proven Success (www.case.tools/results) | Ex BCG | 8Y+ Coaching
Hi Anonymous, big brands are indeed useful to stand out in the application phase, however there are some ways to compensate for their absence: Ask to an experienced friend/current consultant/ expert to review your ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Pre-interview case with MBB

1st round interview Application
Neueste Antwort am 31. Aug 2021
Die beste Antwort (am 12. Aug 2021) ist von:
Simon
Experte
Former McKinsey Interviewer (and JEM) with background in engineering, now working in the Renewables industry
Simon
Experte
gab die beste Antwort am 12. Aug 2021
Former McKinsey Interviewer (and JEM) with background in engineering, now working in the Renewables industry
Hey,  speaking for McKinsey in Europe: If this is a coaching call, this is not evaluative, but should really help to prepare you for the interview.  However, with remote interviewing McK introduced pre-interviews (i.e. ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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BCG Application Struggle

Application application process BCG
Neueste Antwort am 23. Aug 2021
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Ian
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BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Ian
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gab die beste Antwort am 23. Aug 2021
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, It sounds like you're going about things the right way. I have a few thoughts based on what you've said: Yes, you should reach out to the Principal. When you think about it, there's all upside and no downside ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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