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New answer on Jul 06, 2020
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asked on Jul 03, 2020
Only advanced candidates with scheduled interviews please

Hi there,

I am going to have my first peer to peer case mock interview on this platfom. Are these video calls or phone calls ? Do you call via the platform or on other means like whatsapp or Skype ?


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Anonymous replied on Jul 03, 2020

Hi Rafic,

As Robert said is fully up to you. From my side I would recommend video conference and about the platform - using PL is ok, also you can use Skype or Zoom. There you can always make a recording and then analyse yourself as a third party.

Hope it helps,


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replied on Jul 06, 2020
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Hi there Rafic,

Any and all options are acceptable - as long as the other preplounger agrees!

Also, remember, make sure you generallly know how to give a case and provide valuable feedback!

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replied on Jul 03, 2020
McKinsey offers w/o final round interviews - 100% risk-free - 10+ years MBB coaching experience - Multiple book author

Hi Rafic,

  • Video vs. phone call > your decision, but if internet connection is allowing it I would always go for the video since it includes an additional communication channel
  • PL function vs. other platforms: I am using mostly Skype - was facing too many issues with the built-in functionality - but again up to you and your interviewer partner.

Summary: Completely up to you and your preferences - just use whatever works best for you, nothing right or wrong!

Hope that helps - if so, please be so kind and give it a thumbs-up with the green upvote button below!


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replied on Jul 06, 2020
McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut


I would suggest Skype (free, unlimited, works well, you can record...)



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