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Learn the case interview basics, practice with 200+ cases, and benefit from extensive test materials, and interactive self-study tools.
Interview First Aid

In this area we provide you first of all with a guide to set up a smooth preparation phase for your upcoming interviews since you will need a proper plan to succeed. In addition we introduce a best practice approach that empowers you to master every case and personal fit question. Furthermore you can find an extensive overview about analytical tests (such as the Problem Solving Test - PST) that are commonly used at reputable consultancies to assess your numerical skills.

Case Cracking

In the Case Cracking block we have put together detailed information about specific Case Types (e.g. Market Sizing) and concrete tips that you can follow for the respective case. Moreover we provide you with invincible tools that help you structure a case properly before you actually solve it. Besides all relevant frameworks (e.g. Porter's 5 Forces) you can also find general tools that are applicable to every case for setting up an easy-to-follow structure (e.g. issue tree).

Business Concepts

Within Business Concepts we describe the most common analyses that you can run to solve case problems and that have been battle-tested in everyday practice (e.g. ABC analysis, benchmarking). In addition we clarify business terms or consultant lingo that you should know and be aware of. Knowing this will help you convince the interviewer even if you lack a business background.

Interview First Aid
Interview First Aid

In this area we provide you first of all with a guide to set up a smooth preparation phase for your upcoming interviews since you will need a proper plan to succeed. In addition we introduce a best practice approach that empowers you to master every case and personal fit question. Furthermore you can find an extensive overview about analytical tests (such as the Problem Solving Test - PST) that are commonly used at reputable consultancies to assess your numerical skills.

Case Cracking
Case Cracking

In the Case Cracking block we have put together detailed information about specific Case Types (e.g. Market Sizing) and concrete tips that you can follow for the respective case. Moreover we provide you with invincible tools that help you structure a case properly before you actually solve it. Besides all relevant frameworks (e.g. Porter's 5 Forces) you can also find general tools that are applicable to every case for setting up an easy-to-follow structure (e.g. issue tree).

Business Concepts
Business Concepts

Within Business Concepts we describe the most common analyses that you can run to solve case problems and that have been battle-tested in everyday practice (e.g. ABC analysis, benchmarking). In addition we clarify business terms or consultant lingo that you should know and be aware of. Knowing this will help you convince the interviewer even if you lack a business background.

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