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    BCG first round interview turnover

    BCG BCG Case Interview First Round
    Most recent answer on Oct 07, 2021
    The best answer (on Oct 05, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Ian
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    gave the best answer on Oct 05, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, If it's already been a month it's not a great sign, but it's by no means over until they actually tell you the result. It's possible there are a few logistical issues/considerations resulting in the delay. Sin ... (read entire answer)
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    on Oct 07, 2021 on Oct 07, 2021
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    How to structure Profitability Cases?

    BCG consulting First Round improving profitability profitability analysis
    Most recent answer on Oct 03, 2021
    The best answer (on Oct 01, 2021) is from:
    Pedro
    CoachingPlus Expert
    Bain | EY-Parthenon | Roland Berger | FIT Interview | Principal Former Head Recruiter | Launched EY-P Lisbon Office
    Pedro
    CoachingPlus Expert
    gave the best answer on Oct 01, 2021
    Bain | EY-Parthenon | Roland Berger | FIT Interview | Principal Former Head Recruiter | Launched EY-P Lisbon Office
    Let me answer specifically the question of clarification questions.In general, clarification questions are there to make sure you fully understood any technical terms in the prompt, the business model, the context and a ... (read entire answer)
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    on Oct 03, 2021 on Oct 03, 2021
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    Capital One Case Interview

    Capital one Case Interview Consulting interview First Round internship
    Most recent answer on Sep 24, 2021
    The best answer (on Sep 21, 2021) is from:
    Sofia
    Expert
    McKinsey San Francisco | Harvard graduate | 5+ years of coaching | >90% candidate success rate | Personalized approach
    Sofia
    Expert
    gave the best answer on Sep 21, 2021
    McKinsey San Francisco | Harvard graduate | 5+ years of coaching | >90% candidate success rate | Personalized approach
    Hello, Congratulations on getting the interview! I would suggest to take a few hours to read about business cases, understand how to solve them, and look at some common frameworks (PrepLounge has some bootcamp guides th ... (read entire answer)
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    on Sep 24, 2021 on Sep 24, 2021
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    McKinsey First around Phone Interview

    Case Interview First Round Interview McKinsey preparation
    Most recent answer on Sep 10, 2021
    The best answer (on Sep 10, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Ian
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    gave the best answer on Sep 10, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Happy to help :) 1. This is a more complicated question than you might think. The cases are representative, but a live case is SO much different to just reading one (or having a fellow Preplounger give you). T ... (read entire answer)
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    on Sep 10, 2021 on Sep 10, 2021
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    BCG reimbursement

    BCG First Round
    Question edited on Sep 05, 2021
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Aug 29, 2018
    They will definitely cover some sort of travel, but it is unlikely they will cover food. On travel, it is worth checking: 1) Class of travel (almost certainly coach/economy) 2) Type of transport allowed (e.g. taxis ... (read entire answer)
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    on Sep 05, 2021 on Sep 05, 2021
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    Meaning of a very delayed feedback call

    BCG Delay First Round interview feedback
    Question edited on Sep 05, 2021
    The best answer (on Oct 31, 2019) is from:
    Deniz
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    BCG | A.T. Kearney | University of Cambridge | 350+ coachees | 5+ years of consulting experience in London, Dubai and Istanbul
    Deniz
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    gave the best answer on Oct 31, 2019
    BCG | A.T. Kearney | University of Cambridge | 350+ coachees | 5+ years of consulting experience in London, Dubai and Istanbul
    Hi, Most likely they are also interviewing other candidates, and they will make a decision once all interviews are finished. I would suggest that you continue your follow-ups. Best, Deniz
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    on Sep 05, 2021 on Sep 05, 2021
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    Walk me through your resume vs. tell me about your self?

    BCG First Round FIT
    Most recent answer on Aug 24, 2021
    The best answer (on Aug 22, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Ian
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    gave the best answer on Aug 22, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Honestly they're about the same! Walk me through your resume is going to be a little bit more “formal” and professional based. It would specifically highlight each experience. Tell me about yourself can have s ... (read entire answer)
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    on Aug 24, 2021 on Aug 24, 2021
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    Rejected from Bain - should I bother applying again?

    Bain & Company BCG BCG McKinsey and Bain First Round
    Most recent answer on Aug 20, 2021
    The best answer (on Aug 18, 2021) is from:
    Florian
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    #1 rated McKinsey Case and PEI Coach | 5 years at McKinsey | Mentorship Approach | Imbellus Expert
    Florian
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    gave the best answer on Aug 18, 2021
    #1 rated McKinsey Case and PEI Coach | 5 years at McKinsey | Mentorship Approach | Imbellus Expert
    Hey there, Yeah, in theory, you would be blacklisted but it does not hurt to reach out again to the HR of your new local office to discuss your situation + the improvement levers needed to secure an interview invitation ... (read entire answer)
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    on Aug 20, 2021 on Aug 20, 2021
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    How do I prep. for a candidate-led interview?

    BCG BCG Case Interview First Round MBB
    Most recent answer on Jul 27, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 27, 2021) is from:
    Ian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Ian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Jul 27, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, I recommend the following: 1) An initial planning session with a coach: 1 hour with a coach now will have a productivity multiplier effect on all your efforts moving forward. They will figure out what ma ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 27, 2021 on Jul 27, 2021
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    McKinsey Transformation Acceleration Analyst - First round

    analyst First Round McKinsey transformation Transformation Acceleration Analyst transformation analyst
    Most recent answer on Jun 27, 2021
    Anonymous A asked on Mar 13, 2020
    Hi Community! I am currently working as a SC&O consultant in one of the Big4. Been with the firm right off my Masters for around 1 year+. I have been recently contacted by a recruiter for a role of Transformation ... (read entire question)
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    on Jun 27, 2021 on Jun 27, 2021
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    Mckinsey Data Science Interview (First Round)

    big data DataScience First Round McKinsey & Company
    Most recent answer on Jun 10, 2021
    The best answer (on Jun 10, 2021) is from:
    Ian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Ian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Jun 10, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, There is indeed a LOT to prepare - this is the world of casing! Genuinely, the best way to improve your odds is to get a coach (for even just 1 or 2 sessions). Hard to give you advice on how to increase ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jun 10, 2021 on Jun 10, 2021
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    2 weeks to prepare for Bain first round interview. I haven't prepped earlier. How should I go about it? Need a strategy

    Bain First Round
    Most recent answer on May 03, 2021
    The best answer (on Apr 30, 2021) is from:
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Apr 30, 2021
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! Agree with other coaches, 2 weeks is super tight and the smartest thing to do is to buy some time. I did it myself back in the day, and every time that I have advised one of my coachees to do so, it has been th ... (read entire answer)
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    on May 03, 2021 on May 03, 2021
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    McKinsey Framework Development & Communication

    communication First Round Framework McKinsey McKinsey & Company McKinsey Interveiw partner
    Most recent answer on Mar 28, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 28, 2021) is from:
    Florian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    #1 rated McKinsey Case and PEI Coach | 5 years at McKinsey | Mentorship Approach | Imbellus Expert
    Florian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Mar 28, 2021
    #1 rated McKinsey Case and PEI Coach | 5 years at McKinsey | Mentorship Approach | Imbellus Expert
    Hey there, I think the misunderstanding comes from the difference between a framework crafted for McKinsey vs. a framework created for other consulting interviews. At the core, McKinsey wants to see creative ideas c ... (read entire answer)
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    on Mar 28, 2021 on Mar 28, 2021
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    Deloitte Business Operations - Interview Process in Switzerland

    Deloitte Deloitte Consulting Deloitte Operations First Round Interview switzerland zoom
    Most recent answer on Mar 02, 2021
    The best answer (on Nov 02, 2020) is from:
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Nov 02, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello ! Pretty standard to be honest, I would recommend the following, with 2 main workstreams ahead: 1. FIT INTERVIEW The "Integrated FIT guide for MBB" has been recently published in PrepLounge´s shop (https://w ... (read entire answer)
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    on Mar 02, 2021 on Mar 02, 2021
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    OC&C First Round Interviews

    First Round OC&C
    Most recent answer on Jan 05, 2021
    The best answer (on Jan 02, 2021) is from:
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Jan 02, 2021
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! Congrats on the interview, good way to kick off the year. Although I have not done the OC&C process myself, I know that is very similar to the classic structure in MBB and general consulting. Hence, y ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jan 05, 2021 on Jan 05, 2021
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    Speed Date - Kearney Mediterranean

    A.T. Kearney ATK First Round fit interview tips
    Most recent answer on Dec 16, 2020
    The best answer (on Dec 14, 2020) is from:
    Vlad
    Expert
    Content Creator
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Vlad
    Expert
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    gave the best answer on Dec 14, 2020
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, You will have the following questions: “Tell me about yourself” or “walk me through your resume”- this is how Consultants usually begin the interview. It's an opportunity for them to learn about you and to pick ... (read entire answer)
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    on Dec 16, 2020 on Dec 16, 2020
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    LEK London first round interview outcome?

    First Round LEK London
    Most recent answer on Dec 04, 2020
    The best answer (on Dec 02, 2020) is from:
    Ian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Ian
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Dec 02, 2020
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Unfortunately it doesn't look great :/ I would still followup and check with them, but I would temper expectations. If you can, try and get feedback from them so that you can continue to improve!
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    on Dec 04, 2020 on Dec 04, 2020
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    Result of BCG first round is postponed to Monday, is that normal?

    BCG First Round Result
    Most recent answer on Nov 29, 2020
    The best answer (on Nov 17, 2018) is from:
    Jacopo
    Expert
    Project leader BCG, Bain and A.T. Kearney / 200+ real interviews
    Jacopo
    Expert
    gave the best answer on Nov 17, 2018
    Project leader BCG, Bain and A.T. Kearney / 200+ real interviews
    Hi, Very usual :) - it normally takes between a few minutes up to a week to get the outcome of an interview. In the event of two interviewers, they must have a quick discussion to agree on the outcome…they also have ... (read entire answer)
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    on Nov 29, 2020 on Nov 29, 2020
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    First round interviews respond

    First Round McKinsey Mckinsey middle east Middle East
    Most recent answer on Nov 02, 2020
    The best answer (on Oct 31, 2020) is from:
    Henning
    Expert
    Bain | passed >15 MBB interviews as a candidate
    Henning
    Expert
    gave the best answer on Oct 31, 2020
    Bain | passed >15 MBB interviews as a candidate
    Typically just a few days, but sometimes it gets delayed by a bit. Don't worry in these cases. Tyne time does not give Abu indicative ob the outcome. If they didn't get back within 1-2 weeks, you can reach out and ask.
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    on Nov 02, 2020 on Nov 02, 2020
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    BCG called back everyone except me.. or so it feels.

    1st round interview First Round
    Most recent answer on Oct 31, 2020
    The best answer (on Oct 31, 2020) is from:
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Oct 31, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! I imgine it can be pretty frustrating, but: Does not have to mean anything: it´s not a no until they tell you You need to have a meeting with the people who interviewed u + HR in order to debrief. It cou ... (read entire answer)
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    on Oct 31, 2020 on Oct 31, 2020
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