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Simon-Kucher

    Simon Kucher's culture

    Simon & Kucher Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Most recent answer 1 hour ago
    The best answer (on Sep 17, 2021) is from:
    Hagen
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    Bain & Company Project Leader | 200+ interviews conducted | 5+ years of coaching and mentoring
    Hagen
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    gave the best answer on Sep 17, 2021
    Bain & Company Project Leader | 200+ interviews conducted | 5+ years of coaching and mentoring
    Hi there, This is indeed an interesting question which is probably relevant for quite a lot of users, so I'm happy to give you my perspective on that: While I agree with what other coaches said about platforms like Vaul ... (read entire answer)
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    Rejected from MBB - What to do next to transition?

    Alvarez & Marsal Arthur D Little Bain & Company BCG Career Planning McKinsey newton Simon-Kucher transition
    Most recent answer on Sep 13, 2021
    The best answer (on Sep 12, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    Content Creator
    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 12, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Sorry to heard that you were rejected. I have a few thoughts here: I would not assume your resume is solid - please make sure this is not preventing you from getting in Make sure to network extensively when re ... (read entire answer)
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    Life Science consulting in Middle East

    Alvarez & Marsal IQVIA life science life sciences Middle East Oliver Wyman Simon-Kucher
    Most recent answer on Jun 30, 2021
    Anonymous A asked on Jun 28, 2021
    Hi all, I would like to understand which firms are strong in Life Science practice in Middle East region, outside MBB & Strategy&. From my research and talking to some people, I found that firms like Alvar ... (read entire question)
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    Consulting in the Nordic Countries

    Accenture Big 4 MBB nordic Oliver Wyman Simon-Kucher
    Most recent answer on Apr 30, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 16, 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 Mar 16, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, The short answer is that the pay is quite average and you have high taxes/cost of living. Here is some further information to help! Good Forum/Discussion: https://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/where-are ... (read entire answer)
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    Simon-Kucker Partners practice cases

    Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Most recent answer on Mar 15, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 11, 2021) is from:
    Denis
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    Ex-Bain 5 yrs | Goldman Sachs Investment Banker NYC | MBA Chicago Booth | Passed > 13 MBB > 20 IB interviews
    Denis
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    gave the best answer on Mar 11, 2021
    Ex-Bain 5 yrs | Goldman Sachs Investment Banker NYC | MBA Chicago Booth | Passed > 13 MBB > 20 IB interviews
    Here is a good PL article on pricing: https://www.preplounge.com/de/bootcamp.php/case-cracking-toolbox/identify-your-case-type/pricing Definitely read up on the typical pricing theoretical basics (e.g. elasticities, e ... (read entire answer)
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    Simon Kucher application issue

    Application Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Most recent answer on Feb 17, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 16, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    Content Creator
    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 Feb 16, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Sorry to hear about that! I would wait for HR's response. I hope you grabbed a screen capture for evidence? When anything happens like this, make sure to get evidence...never hurts to visually show your de ... (read entire answer)
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    Simon Kucher Interview

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    Most recent answer on Dec 31, 2020
    The best answer (on Dec 01, 2020) is from:
    Clara
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    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Dec 01, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! I would not focus more than 1/2 a day of work in brainteasers to be honest. Instead, I would tackle SK as you would with MBB interviews, with 2 main workstreams ahead: 1. FIT INTERVIEW The "Integrated FIT ... (read entire answer)
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    Simon Kucher & Partners 1st round telephone interview

    1st round Simon-Kucher
    Most recent answer on Oct 27, 2020
    The best answer (on Sep 28, 2020) is from:
    Clara
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    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Sep 28, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hi! You described it very well in your post: the structure that they are going to follow is exactly the same as MBBs: FIT + business case. Hence, the prep would overlap at 95%, and you can perfectly all materials i ... (read entire answer)
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    Very First Interview @SKP

    internship Interview format of Simon Kucher Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners simonkucher
    Most recent answer on Aug 14, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Jun 06, 2018
    If you have very little time to prep, I would try start with the basics of approaching cases rather than trying to learn specifics about pricing cases. A good place to start is to read Case In Point and Victor Cheng's " ... (read entire answer)
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    Is the salary for firms like Simon KP on the same level as MBB in Middle East?

    salary Simon-Kucher
    Most recent answer on Aug 11, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Aug 10, 2020
    Dear A, No. It's reduced. If you have further question on the Middle East recruiting, jobs and firms feel free to reach me out, since I have a lot of friends and former colleagues there, in the Middle East, so I'm ... (read entire answer)
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    How long would it take you to completely evacuate Madrid?

    estimation Simon-Kucher
    Most recent answer on Jan 15, 2020
    The best answer (on Jan 11, 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
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    gave the best answer on Jan 11, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! I would follow these steps: Population calculation: if it´s not given, stimation based on your knowledge of other european cities. Different evacuation ways: cars, trains, buses, etc. How many people can e ... (read entire answer)
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    Erfahrung mit Simon-Kucher in Zürich

    Interview format of Simon Kucher Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Recent activity on Jun 02, 2019
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Jun 03, 2019
    Hi, ich hatte vor vielen Jahren mal ein Interview bei Simon-Kucher in Bonn, kann daher nur dazu Aussagen treffen: Wurde viel nach Personal fit gefragt? Etwas weniger im Vergleich zu MBB+ Waren die Cases ... (read entire answer)
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    Deciding on offer: Guidance on decision Matrix

    Decision dubai EY-Parthenon Job offer Madrid Mexico Multiple offers Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Recent activity on Apr 05, 2019
    Anonymous A asked on Feb 15, 2019
    Hey Everyone! First of all, thank everyone in general, particularly preplounge leaders and experts for the preparation material available as well as the insights shared. It has proven very useful for me throughout rec ... (read entire question)
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    What kind of case should I expect in a Simon-Kucher UK case interview?

    Interview format of Simon Kucher Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Recent activity on Mar 06, 2019
    The best answer (on Mar 06, 2019) is from:
    Sidi
    Expert
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Sidi
    Expert
    gave the best answer on Mar 06, 2019
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi! You should expect strategy cases, similar to MBB, but with a focus on marketing & sales topics. A special emphasis on Pricing! Don't expect cost cutting. Apparently SKP also like to give brain teasers from time ... (read entire answer)
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    I begin a hiring process with Simon Kutcher, I had huge difficulties with previous case studies and itw. Any recommenda?

    case study Simon-Kucher
    Recent activity on Oct 31, 2018
    The best answer (on Oct 30, 2018) is from:
    Guennael
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    Ex-MBB, Experienced Hire; I will teach you not only the how, but also the why of case interviews
    Guennael
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    gave the best answer on Oct 30, 2018
    Ex-MBB, Experienced Hire; I will teach you not only the how, but also the why of case interviews
    Elias is absolutely right, consulting is not for everyone - nothing wrong with this btw, some of the most successful founders probably would never have made good consultants, yet many of us former-MBB would "die" to wor ... (read entire answer)
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    Pricing case - how to go deep into the case and what the difference is between value and competition based approach

    pricing Simon-Kucher
    Recent activity on Oct 29, 2018
    The best answer (on Oct 28, 2018) is from:
    Vlad
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    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Oct 28, 2018
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, It depends on the case. Sometimes you need to take into account all the 3 types of pricing and define the right strategy. 1. Cost-based pricing - you actually check what are the costs and apply the industry / t ... (read entire answer)
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    Reapplying to Simon Kucher

    Application reapply Simon-Kucher
    Recent activity on Sep 20, 2018
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 20, 2018
    The usual rule, for most firms, is 1-2 years. If you feel like you would rather the firm not see the feedback from your previous interviews, you can always reapply with a new email.
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    Accenture Strategy vs Simon-Kucher & Partners

    Accenture exit exit options MBB mbb big4 Simon-Kucher
    Recent activity on Jun 18, 2018
    The best answer (on Jan 30, 2017) is from:
    Xabi
    Expert
    Content Creator
    Ex-McKinsey Engagement Manager and IESE MBA
    Xabi
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Jan 30, 2017
    Ex-McKinsey Engagement Manager and IESE MBA
    Simon-Kucher is a boutique firm, focused in Revenue and market growth whereas Accenture is a general strategy firm. If you want to focus on marketing, sales, etc choose Simon-kucher. In general I would say Accenture i ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jun 18, 2018
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    Simon Kucher Online Test

    numerical online test numerical test Online test Simon & Kucher Simon-Kucher Simon-Kucher & Partners
    Recent activity on May 29, 2018
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Jun 17, 2017
    HI Anonymous, Did mine 2 weeks ago. 18 questions in 25 minutes - you will have a graph or table with data and 2/3 questions per graph. Most questions are about growth rate, percentages, and logic. PM if you want ... (read entire answer)
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    Simon-Kucher practice cases

    pricing Simon-Kucher
    Recent activity on Mar 02, 2016
    The best answer (on Jan 29, 2016) is from:
    Levia
    Levia gave the best answer on Jan 29, 2016
    Hello Mohsin, not particularly, but you might find some useful data here: http://www.simon-kucher.com/files/SKP_Case_Interview_Prep.pdf Even with sample cases from p. 15 onwards ;) Best wishes!
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