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Could someone please explain to me how BCG ME referrals work?

BCG Middle East referrals
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Anonym A fragte vor 8 Stunden
So I'm applying for a position of summer associate at BCG middle east. My school (in western Europe) has a special “application link” to BCG. I've talked to a recruiter who encouraged me to apply after looking at my CV. ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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Close to 2 Months of not hearing back since Final Interview at Tier 2 Firm in SEA

interview process
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Cristian
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Hi there,  Sorry to hear about the stressful situation. 2 months must be some sort of record.  To me it sounds like they don't know if they'll have additional capacity to hire considering the present economic situation. ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Applying to office aligned to professional background/interests

BestOffices
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Cristian
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Cristian
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Hi there,  It can help, but it's not going to make a huge difference.  The advantage is rather for you as an individual and future consultant. If you go into an office that tends to do more of the work that you're inter ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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MBB experienced hire – level/title downgrade

Experienced Hire level MBB
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Victoria Christine
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Victoria Christine
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Hello!! Could you please specify what you mean by entry-level?For example in BCG we have: Junior Associate (no work experience, usually straight out of university, or some work experience 1-2 years in a different sector ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Bottom Up Market Analysis

Market analysis Market sizing
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Adam fragte vor 16 Stunden
Hi Community,   Im practising my skills in Bottom-up market analysis and was wondering if someone could provide a real-world worked example.  I'm struggling to get any starter numbers on a number of companies or know ho ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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BCG Final Round Decision Process

BCG Decision Round Final Round internship offer rejection summer
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Hi there, fingers crossed that you'll get positive news. There is typically a formal alignment and review meeting between the interviewers and HR team before candidates are notified about any decisions. This is a chance ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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BCG Riyadh or Bain Dubai

Bain BCG Middle East
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Anonym A fragte vor 10 Stunden
Hello community, I have offers to join BCG Riyadh and Bain Dubai for a summer internship. BCG is my first choice but the geography choice between Riyadh and Dubai is making the decision harder.  I would appreciate any i ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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Treks to consulting companies in countries of Interest

BCG Bain McKinsey company
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Anonym A fragte vor 16 Stunden
The consulting club in my school is organizing company visits to tops consulting firms in different regions in the world. It is totally optional but I want to participate. However, the trek costs alot of money above $1k ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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How do I simultaneously show my thinking while also calculating during the math section?

case math Math problem
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Anonym A fragte vor 8 Stunden
How do I simultaneously show my thinking while also calculating during the math section? For example, I embark on doing the consulting math. I'll first say some initial reflections on the graph or data presenting. I'll ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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Commercial Due Diligence

Interview Scheduling MBB MBB
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Anonym A fragte vor 10 Stunden
Hello everyone, I would like to learn about Commercial Due Diligence. Currently at boutique consulting firm and doing strategy projects but never done CDD project. I am planning to switch to a CDD shop (EYP, S& or M ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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OC&C London

MBA OC&C salary
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Victoria Christine
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1st&2nd Sessions 50% off | BCG Consultant | President of the Consulting Club | Esade MBA | Offers from McKinsey & BCG
Victoria Christine
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1st&2nd Sessions 50% off | BCG Consultant | President of the Consulting Club | Esade MBA | Offers from McKinsey & BCG
Hello! Based on Glassdoor it seems like it starts at 96K pounds and can go up to 116K pounds. https://www.glassdoor.com/Salary/OC-and-C-Strategy-Consultants-London-Salaries-EI_IE194234.0,29_IL.30,36_IM1035.htm Generally ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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BCG London Experienced Hire Recruitment Process

BCG BCG Case Interview bcg london London
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Anonym A fragte vor 19 Stunden
Hi all, I was wondering what the current BGC London recruitment process is for experienced hires?  I am trying to figure out which tests I would likely receive as I have read that a quant assessment is given early and t ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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Oliver Wyman Online Test

oliverwyman
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Anonym A fragte vor 11 Stunden
I've been invited to take the Oliver Wyman online test as a first step in the recruitment process for the role of a Senior Consultant in the Middle East offices. Does anyone know what kind of a test it is? Upon asking, ... (ganze Frage lesen)
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Career change to consulting, what are my options?

career change R&D
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Clara
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Hello! Here are my toughts: Yes, could be, particularly in big offices in the US -where they do more pharma than in european offices, for instance-. However, bear in mind that being hired as someone experienced a ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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How would you calculate the value of a cow?

PrepLounge: Personal Fit
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Die beste Antwort (am 28. Okt. 2019) ist von:
Antonello
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McKinsey | MBA professor for consulting interviews
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You should assess the value generated, the selling value and the costs: 1. Value generated during cow possession: milk sons compost 2. The selling value will depend on: remaining value generable meat ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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What are you not proud of?

PrepLounge: Personal Fit
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Here is your chance to talk about your failures. Essentially, failure experience is regarded very positively by MBB: if you failed, you took risks, i.e. you have proven your entrepreneurial nature. So, do not be afrai ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Mental Math at Preplounge

mental math mental maths apps
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Hagen
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Bain Project Leader and interviewer for 7+ years | >95% success rate | mentor and coach for 6+ years
Hi Uzma Khan, I think this is an interesting question that may be relevant for many people. I would be happy to share my thoughts on it: It sounds like you may be experiencing a technical issue with the mental math reso ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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When is it acceptable to pause and write things down?

Cases
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Florian
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#1 rated McKinsey Coach | Top MBB Coach | 5 years @ McKinsey | Author of the 1% | 120+ McK offers in 18 months
Hi there, Simple formula: Whenever the benefit you get from writing ideas down and thinking about them > not, so I would say always. I would always take time for Structuring (1-2m) Brainstorming (1m) Charts (30s) Mat ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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Starting a career in consulting with a STEM degree

Advice entry level
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Die beste Antwort (am 27. Jan. 2023) ist von:
Francesco
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Hi Oliver, Q: Anyone has been in a similar position and could provide any advice on what sort of jobs/internships to apply for and generally how to enter the field with no prior experience in it? There are several candi ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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MBB London tolerant to French speakers ?

McKinsey & Company
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Dennis
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Dennis
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Seasoned project leader with 7+ years of consulting and recruiting experience in USA and Europe
Hi, congratulations on getting the offer. That sounds exciting.  First of all, they saw you in the interviews and made you an offer - that means they trust in your ability to succeed on the job. In consulting, it is pre ... (ganze Antwort lesen)
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