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MConsultingPrep’s PSG Simulation - Reviews feedback

I'm preparing to McK coming next week McKinsey PST PSG
Most recent answer on Sep 27, 2021
Anonymous A gave the best answer on Aug 25, 2021
I haven't played their simulation but also checked it out and found three interesting points: Some of their articles are just copy and pastes from other websites The founder on the website claims to have worked for McKi ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 27, 2021 on Sep 27, 2021
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What are the differences between BCG potential test with McKinsey PST?

BCG BCG Potential Test McKinsey McKinsey PST
Question edited on Sep 05, 2021
The best answer (on Aug 29, 2018) is from:
Egor
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Collected McKinsey & BCG offers/ Ex-McKinsey consultant/Harvard/WBS/MSU
Egor
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gave the best answer on Aug 29, 2018
Collected McKinsey & BCG offers/ Ex-McKinsey consultant/Harvard/WBS/MSU
Hi Ben, Both BCG and McK tests are similar: there are 4 stories with a pack of analysis attached. It includes graph analysis part, calculations, synthesis for each story. However recently BCG started using GMAT-like q ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 05, 2021 on Sep 05, 2021
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Can I use excel in McKinsey Imbellus game or only scratch paper is allowed?

Digital McKinsey McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Aug 18, 2021
The best answer (on Aug 18, 2021) is from:
Agrim
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#1 CoachingPlus Expert | 100% personalised | BCG Dubai PL | 2021 Real MBB+ Cases | Case/PEI/Fit/CV | 6+ years Consulting
Agrim
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gave the best answer on Aug 18, 2021
#1 CoachingPlus Expert | 100% personalised | BCG Dubai PL | 2021 Real MBB+ Cases | Case/PEI/Fit/CV | 6+ years Consulting
Although Francesco is the best authority on this - what I have seen in the game is that Excel will hold you back. There is a large amount of data entry in order to set-it-up. It would be better to make calculated 80:20 ... (read entire answer)
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on Aug 18, 2021 on Aug 18, 2021
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When will you hear back from PST??

McKinsey McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Feb 28, 2021
Anonymous B gave the best answer on Jul 25, 2017
Hi Anonymous, I heard back from my recruiter within 1 hour after I finished the PST! I suppose it depends on the office, but you should hear from them within 1-2 days max. Good luck!
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BCG potential test, Bain GMAT and written case, Mckinsey Imbellus

BCG Potential Test McKinsey PST written case
Most recent answer on Feb 04, 2021
The best answer (on Nov 11, 2019) is from:
Antonello
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Content Creator
McKinsey | MBA professor for consulting interviews
Antonello
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Content Creator
gave the best answer on Nov 11, 2019
McKinsey | MBA professor for consulting interviews
Hi, McK Imbellus is a sort of game and no preparation is needed BCG potential test: when you finish all the mock test you can find on the internet, PST is a good exercise Bain math and verbal test: training with ... (read entire answer)
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on Feb 04, 2021 on Feb 04, 2021
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Should I prepare for PST(and other similar test)

BAIN test BCG Potential Test McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Jan 07, 2021
The best answer (on Jan 06, 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 Jan 06, 2021
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, I think the other coaches here are a bit confused by your question. Yes, you need to prepare for tests LIKE the McK PST. These are known as online assessments. The other Answers are talking about Imbellus, ... (read entire answer)
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on Jan 07, 2021 on Jan 07, 2021
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did anyone take STRATEGY& TEST?

GMAT Logic McKinsey PST strategy& test
Most recent answer on Dec 17, 2020
The best answer (on Dec 17, 2020) is from:
Antonello
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McKinsey | MBA professor for consulting interviews
Antonello
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gave the best answer on Dec 17, 2020
McKinsey | MBA professor for consulting interviews
Hi, I've recently supported some candidates for Strategy& in Spain. Don't hesitate to reach out to me if you need support on that. In the meantime, here you can find some useful links to simulate PST: - https:// ... (read entire answer)
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on Dec 17, 2020 on Dec 17, 2020
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Applying to McKinsey a year after failing PST?

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Most recent answer on Nov 30, 2020
The best answer (on Jul 18, 2018) is from:
Francesco
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Francesco
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gave the best answer on Jul 18, 2018
#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Hi Anonymous, standard ban in MBB is 2 years, but sometimes the period may be modified as 1 year or 6 months – as Vlad said, I would clarify that with HR. If you are flexible in terms of location, so far that you have ... (read entire answer)
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on Nov 30, 2020 on Nov 30, 2020
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What is the overall duration of the recruitment process in Mckinsey?

Duration interview process McKinsey PST PST recruiting selection process
Most recent answer on Nov 27, 2020
The best answer (on Jun 03, 2017) is from:
Tyrion Lannister
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High-borns only! Targaryens preferred. Absolutely NO Lannisters! :-)
Tyrion Lannister
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gave the best answer on Jun 03, 2017
High-borns only! Targaryens preferred. Absolutely NO Lannisters! :-)
Dear Natalia, The process's timeline will generally fall into two broad buckets depending on the nature of your application: a) those aplying under a structured programme like APD tracks, and campus recruiting; and ... (read entire answer)
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on Nov 27, 2020 on Nov 27, 2020
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Mckinsey PST Test and BCG Potential Test

BCG BCG Potential Test McKinsey McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Nov 20, 2020
Anonymous gave the best answer on Dec 27, 2017
Hi, At BCG Germany everyone takes the quantitative test. Essentially, this test is about conducting a case study with specific quantitative questions. The objective is to test some deep dives that are might not be fr ... (read entire answer)
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on Nov 20, 2020 on Nov 20, 2020
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Has anyone heard back for Business Analyst position at McKinsey London Office after the Digital Game Assessment?

BCG McKinsey McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Nov 12, 2020
The best answer (on Nov 11, 2020) is from:
Ken
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Ex-McKinsey London final round interviewer
Ken
Expert
gave the best answer on Nov 11, 2020
Ex-McKinsey London final round interviewer
For McKinsey London, both BA and JA campus recruiting is covered together by the same process and team so you should be hearing back imminently!
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on Nov 12, 2020 on Nov 12, 2020
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I didnt clear the PST for a Mckinsey Knowledge role, would I be blacklisted from applying again in a similar role?

blacklists McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Oct 31, 2020
The best answer (on Sep 17, 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 Sep 17, 2020
BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
Hi there, My understanding is that yes, unfortunately you are blacklisted. You will have to wait anywhere from 12 to 24 months before you re-apply. (office-dependent). When you do so, you need to make sure you h ... (read entire answer)
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on Oct 31, 2020 on Oct 31, 2020
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McKinsey Recruiting Timeline Question

McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Oct 03, 2020
The best answer (on Oct 01, 2020) is from:
Udayan
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Content Creator
Top rated MBB coach with many offers /Ex McKinsey EM in New York /6 years McKinsey recruiting experience/Real cases
Udayan
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Content Creator
gave the best answer on Oct 01, 2020
Top rated MBB coach with many offers /Ex McKinsey EM in New York /6 years McKinsey recruiting experience/Real cases
Nope not normal
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on Oct 03, 2020 on Oct 03, 2020
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What is the best way to prepare for McKinsey's PST?

McKinsey McKinsey PST PST
Most recent answer on Sep 30, 2020
The best answer (on Jul 24, 2019) is from:
Francesco
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#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Francesco
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gave the best answer on Jul 24, 2019
#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Hi Abdulrahman, as general practice for the PST, I would recommend the following approach: Try to find at least 5-6 practice cases online. There are several available for free, if needed you can purchase additiona ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 30, 2020 on Sep 30, 2020
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Online Analytical Tests

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Most recent answer on Sep 30, 2020
The best answer (on Mar 22, 2017) is from:
Francesco
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Content Creator
#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Francesco
Expert
Content Creator
gave the best answer on Mar 22, 2017
#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Hi Anonymous, the type of tests depend on the company you are interviewing with. The most common used I am aware of are: McKinsey: PST, or more recently SHL BCG: Potential test, or sometimes SHL + a logic test b ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 30, 2020 on Sep 30, 2020
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Is there a Bain test equivalent to the McKinsey PST and BCG Potential Test?

Bain & Company McKinsey McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Sep 30, 2020
The best answer (on Sep 27, 2017) is from:
Vlad
Expert
Content Creator
McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
Vlad
Expert
Content Creator
gave the best answer on Sep 27, 2017
McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
Hi, Bain only has a written case. Though it's not a test, it has somehow similar in nature to McKinsey PST. Basically, it has 2 parts: Case information you have to go through Slides with missing info you have ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 30, 2020 on Sep 30, 2020
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Are all the McKinsey applicants taking PST?

McKinsey McKinsey PST PST
Most recent answer on Sep 20, 2020
The best answer (on Aug 26, 2018) is from:
Francesco
Expert
Content Creator
#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Francesco
Expert
Content Creator
gave the best answer on Aug 26, 2018
#1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
Hi Anonymous, McKinsey is currently using two types of tests, the first is the PST while the second is SHL-based. The choice between the two depends on the country you are applying for and HR will likely clarify you t ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 20, 2020 on Sep 20, 2020
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Hi, I heard that the PST was removed from the process (at least in France) ? Do you know if that's true ?

McKinsey McKinsey PST PST
Most recent answer on Sep 20, 2020
Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 03, 2018
McKinsey has indeed removed PST as a requirement from several offices. If you wanted to confirm for France, the way to be sure would be to contact the recruiting department at McKinsey Paris and ask - either email or ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 20, 2020 on Sep 20, 2020
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Speed reading techniques for McKinsey PST

McKinsey McKinsey PST PST
Most recent answer on Sep 19, 2020
Anonymous B gave the best answer on Jun 14, 2018
Hey there! I used a similar approach to you for the PST in regards to speed reading...It helped a lot and i passed! Here are my thoughts... I used https://www.7speedreading.com/ - In 7 days you can go from abou ... (read entire answer)
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on Sep 19, 2020 on Sep 19, 2020
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Is PST of Mckinsey written on paper or on computer?

McKinsey PST
Most recent answer on Sep 16, 2020
Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 17, 2018
PST is written on Paper - you fill in the multiple choice question on a separate sheet, and this then gets automatically analysed by a computer (similar to standardised testing in the US e.g. SAT). If you are located ... (read entire answer)
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