Consulting Q&A - Stelle Fragen rund um Deine Karriere in unserem Consulting-Forum

In dieser Übersicht findest Du alle bisher gestellten Fragen der PrepLounge-Community. Jeder kann Fragen stellen und Antworten verfassen. Unsere Coaches stellen auch gerne ihre Expertise bereit. Wenn Dir eine Antwort gefällt, gib ihr ein Upvote, sodass sie nach oben steigt.

Wie funktioniert das Consulting Q&A?

Jeder kann eine Frage stellen
Jeder kann eine Antwort verfassen
Upvotes lassen Antworten nach oben steigen
Ausgewählte Filter
Tag: "asking questions"
1 - 13 von 13 Ergebnissen
Letzte Aktivität
  • Letzte Aktivität
  • Neueste Frage
  • Neueste Antwort
  • Upvotes der Antwort
  • Meiste Aufrufe
  • Höchste Relevanz
Andere Tags
asking questions

    How to answer the question: Why us? Not other consulting firms?

    asking questions case interview preparation
    Neueste Antwort am 28. Jun 2021
    Die beste Antwort (am 27. Jun 2021) ist von:
    Udayan
    Experte
    Content Creator
    Top rated McKinsey coach with many offers /Ex McKinsey EM in New York /6 years McKinsey recruiting experience/Real cases
    Udayan
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 27. Jun 2021
    Top rated McKinsey coach with many offers /Ex McKinsey EM in New York /6 years McKinsey recruiting experience/Real cases
    Hi,  To best answer these questions - make sure you read up about the firm and its culture and values. Everyone wants to be told they are special and unique, understand what makes each firm unique ·         For exam ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    4
    Antworten
    225
    Aufrufe
    60
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 28. Jun 2021
    Letzte Aktivität

    When to ask which questions: Which questions do you ask before you come up with a structure and which do you ask after?

    asking questions brainstorming brainstorming questions Case Interview case study Clarifying questions Interview issue tree MBB order of operations preparation rule of thumb Structure
    Neueste Antwort am 31. Dez 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 7. Mär 2017) ist von:
    Vlad
    Experte
    Content Creator
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Vlad
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 7. Mär 2017
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Pre-structure questions 1) Clarify the business model. Even if you think you understand it, try to repeat it to make sure that you understand in correctly. 2) Clarify the objective. Here make sure that your goal is: ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    14
    Antworten
    10,6 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    49
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 31. Dez 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    Questions to ask in networking event

    asking questions event networking
    Neueste Antwort am 21. Okt 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 24. Aug 2018) ist von:
    Egor
    Experte
    Collected McKinsey & BCG offers/ Ex-McKinsey consultant/Harvard/WBS/MSU
    Egor
    Experte
    gab die beste Antwort am 24. Aug 2018
    Collected McKinsey & BCG offers/ Ex-McKinsey consultant/Harvard/WBS/MSU
    That’s a good and important question. I am glad you asked. During the meeting you should try to find some touch points with people to build relationships, thus ask for their hobbies and iterests outside the work. If ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    4
    Antworten
    3,7 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    4
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 21. Okt 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    What questions should I ask at the end?

    asking questions
    Neueste Antwort am 6. Sep 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 8. Jul 2019) ist von:
    Vlad
    Experte
    Content Creator
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Vlad
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 8. Jul 2019
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    HI, The main objective is to have a good conversation and highlight your intellectual capacity and curiosity. Thus: It is ok to ask: Questions that cause positive emotions and highlight consulting pros (e.g. Mck ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    2
    Antworten
    1,1 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    2
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 6. Sep 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    Is ok to systematically ask question to clarify the business model? Especially for Profitability cases

    asking questions Clarifying questions
    Neueste Antwort am 13. Aug 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 28. Feb 2018) ist von:
    Andrea
    Experte
    Content Creator
    Former BCG Principal and decision round interviewer
    Andrea
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 28. Feb 2018
    Former BCG Principal and decision round interviewer
    Yes, as highlighted, not asking this might be an hindrance to the development of a customized framework and hence resolution of the case. The way I would phrase such a question would be (let's take credit card as an exa ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    5
    Antworten
    1,9 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    7
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 13. Aug 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    Questions to ask towards the end of the interview

    asking questions
    Neueste Antwort am 10. Aug 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 25. Okt 2018) ist von:
    Francesco
    Experte
    Content Creator
    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.600+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Francesco
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 25. Okt 2018
    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.600+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Hi Anonymous, relevant questions at the end are a great way to show your interest in the company and get additional points. Ideally, your questions should respect the following criteria: Should not be related to s ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    5
    Antworten
    1,7 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    36
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 10. Aug 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    How would you quantify the difference between two very different things?

    approaching a case asking questions Framework teamwork
    Neueste Antwort am 8. Aug 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 6. Aug 2020) ist von:
    Sidi
    Experte
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Sidi
    Experte
    gab die beste Antwort am 6. Aug 2020
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi! This is a very nice example of a question that is too undefined to structure. So the precondition to come up with any meaningful approach is ot nail down the person who asked the question on the reference point of ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    3
    Antworten
    542
    Aufrufe
    23
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 8. Aug 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    How many clarifying questions are appropriate and when should they be asked?

    Actively preparing for interviews at McKinsey and BCG asking questions BCG BCG Case Interview brainstorming brainstorming questions Candidate-led interviews Case Interview case question case questions case structure case study Clarifying questions Interview interviewer led issue tree MBB McKinsey Open question order of operations preparation questions rule of thumb Structure timing
    Neueste Antwort am 6. Aug 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 9. Aug 2020) ist von:
    Sidi
    Experte
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Sidi
    Experte
    gab die beste Antwort am 9. Aug 2020
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi Anonymous! You touch on an important point here. Many candidates don't understand what distinguishes the clarifying questions at the start from later analysis-related questions (asking for market data. financials, ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    12
    Antworten
    5,7 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    97
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 6. Aug 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    Clarifying questions

    asking questions BCG BCG Case Interview Case Interview case questions case structure Clarifying questions Open question questions Structure
    Neueste Antwort am 6. Aug 2020
    Anonym gab die beste Antwort am 5. Jun 2018
    Hey there, It could be helpful if you clarified with whoever provided your feedback on why you should have asked clarifying questions. In the absence of more detail, I'll share 2 cents from some common pitfalls that ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    14
    Antworten
    15,4 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    80
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 6. Aug 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    Best questions to ask at the end of interview

    Addressing interviewer asking questions Bain Bain & Company behavoural fit interview candidate questions Case Case Interview cultural fit examples questions Final Round FIT fit interview Fit Interview Stories Fit questions interview questions Interviewer MBB newbie Question questions
    Neueste Antwort am 22. Mai 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 16. Mai 2018) ist von:
    Sidi
    Experte
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Sidi
    Experte
    gab die beste Antwort am 16. Mai 2018
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi! There is a whole lot of great questions you can ask. My best advice is to really think through what interests you most about the job, the firm, or the industry! If you have a particular interest (industry sector, ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    45
    Antworten
    35,6 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    126
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 22. Mai 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    When to ask questions and when to proactively make assumptions

    asking questions Assumptions confidence humility
    Neueste Antwort am 5. Apr 2020
    Die beste Antwort (am 20. Mär 2020) ist von:
    Daniel
    Experte
    Content Creator
    McKinsey / ex-Interviewer at McKinsey / I will coach you to rock those interviews
    Daniel
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 20. Mär 2020
    McKinsey / ex-Interviewer at McKinsey / I will coach you to rock those interviews
    Hi Clemens, Honestly, it depends on the case and the company you are interviewing with (at McKinsey you almost never have to make any such assumptions, an interviewer gives you all the data you need). But the best ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    6
    Antworten
    919
    Aufrufe
    5
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 5. Apr 2020
    Letzte Aktivität

    It's the interviewees time to ask questions to the interviewers - What to ask an experienced consultant

    asking questions Interview interview questions
    Letzte Aktivität am 18. Feb 2019
    Die beste Antwort (am 18. Feb 2019) ist von:
    Vlad
    Experte
    Content Creator
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Vlad
    Experte
    Content Creator
    gab die beste Antwort am 18. Feb 2019
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, First of all - never ask why someone hates the job. You'll fail the interview:) The main objective is to have a good conversation and highlight your intellectual capacity and curiosity. Thus: It is ok to ask: ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    1
    Antworten
    1,4 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    3
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 18. Feb 2019
    Letzte Aktivität

    Asking for culture

    asking questions company culture MBB office culture questions
    Letzte Aktivität am 14. Mär 2018
    Anonym gab die beste Antwort am 14. Mär 2018
    Agree with Vlad, but there is a way I've found useful. I ask my interviewer their best memory so far of being at the firm. It solves for two things: (1) ends the interview on a happy note (2) gives you the top-end/posit ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
    3
    Antworten
    2,5 Tsd.
    Aufrufe
    5
    Upvotes insgesamt
    am 14. Mär 2018
    Letzte Aktivität
    1 - 13 von 13 Ergebnissen