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    Story for giving bad news

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    Most recent answer on Sep 23, 2021
    The best answer (on Sep 22, 2021) is from:
    Francesco
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    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Sep 22, 2021
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    Hi there, In general, I would try not to use stories older than 2-3 years. However it also depends on the options available. If you have absolutely no stories (or good stories) on that topic, then I guess you will have ... (read entire answer)
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    on Sep 23, 2021 on Sep 23, 2021
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    Mck PEI Interview Tell me about a time you have failed

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    Most recent answer on Sep 06, 2021
    The best answer (on Sep 05, 2021) is from:
    Francesco
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    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Sep 05, 2021
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    Hi there, This question is not really testing the standard McK PEI questions, which as mentioned by Erica are related to: Personal impact: Tell me about a time that you persuaded someone to go along with an idea you had ... (read entire answer)
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    on Sep 06, 2021 on Sep 06, 2021
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    McKinsey PEI vs non-McKinsey's FIT

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    Most recent answer on Aug 20, 2021
    The best answer (on Aug 18, 2021) 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 Aug 18, 2021
    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.700+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Hi there, McKinsey is unique in the sense you almost always get one PEI question on one of the 3 dimensions in each interview (Inclusive Leadership, Entrepreneurial Drive, Personal Impact).  You may get other questions ... (read entire answer)
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    on Aug 20, 2021 on Aug 20, 2021
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    Why L.E.K.?

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    Most recent answer on Aug 05, 2021
    The best answer (on Aug 05, 2021) is from:
    Adi
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    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    Adi
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    gave the best answer on Aug 05, 2021
    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    What have you found through your research that differentiates LEK for you? This needs to be personal to you i.e. why LEK is the right next step for you at this stage of your career and what skills/value do you bring to ... (read entire answer)
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    on Aug 05, 2021 on Aug 05, 2021
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    Your proudest achievement question

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    Most recent answer on Aug 05, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 04, 2021) is from:
    Adi
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    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    Adi
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    gave the best answer on Jul 04, 2021
    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    Plenty of tips on same question here: https://www.preplounge.com/en/consulting-forum/how-to-answer-whats-your-proudestmost-memorable-project-8262 https://www.preplounge.com/en/consulting-forum/how-to-answer-tell-m ... (read entire answer)
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    on Aug 05, 2021 on Aug 05, 2021
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    Tell interviewer about reapplication

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    Most recent answer on Jul 28, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 26, 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 Jul 26, 2021
    #1 rated McKinsey Case and PEI Coach | 5 years at McKinsey | Mentorship Approach | Imbellus Expert
    Hey there, There is no benefit in saying it, especially since the person will remember you anyway. Just treat it like a first interview and don't let the past experience influence your performance negatively. Chee ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 28, 2021 on Jul 28, 2021
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    Framing negative internship experience properly in PEI?

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    Most recent answer on Jul 28, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 25, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    Ian
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    gave the best answer on Jul 25, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Please be very careful here! I think you have fantastic material for a story. However, if you have strong negative feelings towards this event, you are at risk of being overly/overtly negative and using wo ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 28, 2021 on Jul 28, 2021
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    Bain and BCG fit interviews

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    Most recent answer on Jul 17, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 17, 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 Jul 17, 2021
    #1 rated McKinsey Case and PEI Coach | 5 years at McKinsey | Mentorship Approach | Imbellus Expert
    Hey there, Correct, the interviewers may ask whatever they find interesting in theory. Questions to expect In practice, most of the time the questions are the same and are along the lines of (in decreasing order o ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 17, 2021 on Jul 17, 2021
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    Why firm X - switching firms

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    Most recent answer on Jul 17, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 17, 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 Jul 17, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, I actually have to disagree with the other coaches here. This is exactly what I said and I aced all 8 of my interviews. That said, this comes with some very important caveats when doing this: Still highl ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 17, 2021 on Jul 17, 2021
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    Bain and BCG fit questions

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    Most recent answer on Jul 04, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 04, 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 Jul 04, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Yes, the interviewer can essentially ask anything! If you think about it, that's no different to a case either! Like cases, these questions can be organized against themes! So, be prepared with "Resume Wal ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 04, 2021 on Jul 04, 2021
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    PEI Example: When did you have to motivate others?

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    Most recent answer on Jun 12, 2021
    The best answer (on Jun 10, 2021) is from:
    Ken
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    Ex-McKinsey London final round interviewer
    Ken
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    gave the best answer on Jun 10, 2021
    Ex-McKinsey London final round interviewer
    As long as you are able to convince your interviwer of the significant challenge and meaningful impact then it could be a good example. It's hard to judge purely based on what you have shared.
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    on Jun 12, 2021 on Jun 12, 2021
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    ►New Expert Article: Behavioral Questions and Answers by Clara

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    Most recent answer on May 26, 2021
    The best answer (on May 26, 2021) 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 May 26, 2021
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello PrepL Community! In view on the amount of questions we see in the Q&A regarding FIT preparation, we have published the 1st expert article on one of the four families of questions that we find during our FIT ... (read entire answer)
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    on May 26, 2021 on May 26, 2021
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    How to start an answer of telling a story about past projects

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    Most recent answer on Oct 20, 2020
    The best answer (on Oct 17, 2020) is from:
    Adi
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    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    Adi
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    gave the best answer on Oct 17, 2020
    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    Hey, very good question and thanks for raising. Here's my coaching: 1. Stick to STAR approach, set the context of your story correctly and provide very specific/quantifiable details throughout. Some opening sentences ... (read entire answer)
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    on Oct 20, 2020 on Oct 20, 2020
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    Preparation for an informal case interview

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    Most recent answer on Sep 08, 2020
    Anonymous A asked on Mar 22, 2019
    Hi everyone, I have my final round interview next week for a tech strategy firm, and they gave me feedback that I need to structure my responses faster and be more confident in my responses so that I am ready to speak ... (read entire question)
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    Best questions to ask at the end of interview

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    Most recent answer on May 22, 2020
    The best answer (on May 16, 2018) is from:
    Sidi
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    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Sidi
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    gave the best answer on May 16, 2018
    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi! There is a whole lot of great questions you can ask. My best advice is to really think through what interests you most about the job, the firm, or the industry! If you have a particular interest (industry sector, ... (read entire answer)
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