Case Interview Basics Business Concepts Useful Business Analysis Tools

Useful Business Analysis Tools

Pareto Principle

Learn how to use the Pareto Principle to prioritize issues in cases and sort out areas where the highest impact is created


Differentiate between important and irrelevant things by leveraging the ABC analysis.

Break-Even Analysis

Why a Break-Even Analysis is important for your case interview.

Cost-Benefit Analysis

You want to know why a Cost-Benefit Analysis is helpful for your case interview? Learn more about it here!

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Benchmarking can be very useful for a case interview. You can benchmark internally (comparing your own plants) or externaly (comparing to competitors)

Core Competencies

Core Competencies are very useful in case interviews.

SWOT Analysis

The SWOT Analysis is extremely useful to determine what might help the firm to accomplish its objectives and what obstacles must be overcome to attain results

The 5 Cs of Credit

The 5 Cs of Credit – Character, Capacity, Capital, Collateral and Conditions.

The Value Chain

The Value Chain - as e.g. by Porter - is a classic framework to structure the activities of a business and add value to products by transforming resources.