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    Has someone had an one hour case interview with two managers from KPMG?

    canada Commercial Due Dilligence KPMG
    Most recent answer on Apr 29, 2021
    <p>I will have this one hour case disscussion with two KP commercial due diligence managers. What will it be like? Anyone can share some experience? thank you.</p>
    Hello! Do you know if both of them will be interviewing you? I am asking since many times, when you see two people, it´s because of training purposes: one is shadowing the other to learn r the interviewer is just star ... (read entire answer)
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    Best MBA school in Montreal to get into Consulting

    Best canada consulting MBA Quebec
    Most recent answer on Dec 31, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Sep 18, 2019
    <p>I'm making decisions about which MBA school I want to go to and my goal is to get into consulting. MBB would be awesome but I'd be fine with any major firm. Let's assume for this question MBB is a long shot so we're aiming for practicality. McGill's MBA costs $83,000 and it comes with McGill brand name recognition and this year they will be offering a one year program so reduced opportunity cost. HEC montreal cost $8000 has a great reputation in Quebec and Canada. but not much more than that. If I want to get a job at a good consulting firm ideally in Montreal area (Maybe Toronto) will McGill really increase my chances significantly, that it's worth investing $75000 more or would it be a better choice to go to HEC. I've left JMSB out of the equation but feel free to add your two cents on JMSB if you think it has value add.</p>
    Hi Justin, the truth is that it does not make any significant difference whether you go for McGill or HEC. MBB and other big players shall visit both schools for recruiting sessions with candidates during the academic ... (read entire answer)
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    MBB in Toronto - Hiring Freeze and Online Assessments

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    Most recent answer on Jun 13, 2020
    <p>Hi there, </p> <p>I was hoping to ask if anyone currently working at an MBB firm in Toronto, Canada knows and would kindly confirm whether:</p> <p>1. There is a hiring freeze on the recruitment of generalist consultant positions at least for now (and the few months?).</p> <p>2. MBB firms use online assessments during their interviews here (e.g. PST/Imbellus Game for McKinsey, Potential Test for BCG and Online Test for Bain) </p> <p>Thank you!</p> <p>Best. </p>
    Hi there, First, ask HR! It's a great excuse to contact them in any case and get them familiar with your name. 1) No, but there may be delayed start dates 2) Yes
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    Top 15 Consulting Firms Canada?

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    Most recent answer on May 28, 2020
    <p>I have noticed that Canada has far fewer offices than the USA, even when accounted for the differences in population. Is anyone able to provide a list of TOP 15 consulting firms in Canada? Preferably with offices in Toronto, or other english speaking areas (Montreal requires French+English).</p> <p>Thanks</p>
    Hi Anonymous, at the following link you can find a pretty comprehensive list of strategy consulting firms in Toronto: http://www.spencertom.com/hub/topic/437-consulting-firms-in-toronto-canada/ using as a benchmar ... (read entire answer)
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    Bain&Company in Canada

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    Most recent answer on May 15, 2020
    <p>Hello everybody,</p> <p>I have done my Master's in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Management from the university of Nottingham, UK (Good reputation in the UK). I have worked in a startup for 8 months in the UK and currently working at a multinational market research firm in India for 11 months. </p> <p>I have prepared my CV and cover letter and looking to switch my carrer in Consulting. My preferred locations are Europe, Canada, Australia, New Zeland and Singapore. </p> <p>I need to have work permit in all the above locations. I think getting work permit in Canada would be easy as compare to other countries. </p> <p>Can anybody suggest me which all companies should I target and when should I apply. My preferred companies are MBB and all tier 2 firms (RB, OY, Kearney, Strategy&amp;, Accenture etc). For now, I am targeting AC role at Bain&amp;Company (Canada). If anybody is working there or an alumni. Would love to connect with you. </p> <p>Thank you in advance. </p>
    Hi, I have two points, and I apologize in advance for my directness! 1) Now is not the time to attempt to apply to a country in which you are not currently located nor not already have working rights to. Travel is r ... (read entire answer)
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    Where to start

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    Most recent answer on Apr 28, 2020
    <p>Hi, I am living in the province of Quebec. The education system is really weird here but I finally found the program I want to study in Cegep. I don't have any experience being a consultant but I did watch some videos on YouTube what consultant's job is and how unpredictable it is and I love it so far. For now, I need some guidance on what to do while I am in Cegep to prepare myself for this job and after I've finished my studies in Cegep, what are some of the best firms to get experience at so I could apply for bigger firms in the later stages of my life. </p> <p>Thank you very much for sharing your time with me.</p>
    In my opinion, the best way to prepare for consulting is to practice a few case interviews or take a day to day problem/solution and approach it as it were a case. Second, there are some great reading materials on this ... (read entire answer)
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    What time of year do MBBs in Canada hire experienced professionals?

    canada MBB
    Most recent answer on Jul 10, 2019
    Hi, In general, experienced hires are hired for the whole year! The exception is post-MBA hires. They are hired in January, half a year before the start date. Best
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    MBB comparisons in Canada

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    Recent activity on May 21, 2018
    <p>Hey guys, </p> <p>I was wondering if any of you know the main differences between each MBB firm specifically in Canada. What's the industry focus like for each? The culture? Career development programs and events? Etc.</p> <p>Basically, I would like to know how I would answer questions like: "Why BCG?".</p> <p>Thank you!</p>
    Hi Anonymous, as for your question “Why BCG”, one of the most important thing to understand is why consulting companies ask such question. Of course, every consulting company knows that 90% of the interviewees are doi ... (read entire answer)
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    MBB Canada: No Big Brand Names, but Impressive Schools?

    canada Entrepreneurship MBB
    Recent activity on Apr 05, 2017
    <p>I am from a target school, but professionally my experience is unconventional as I started my own company, and have been working in it for 2 years. I am looking for:</p> <p>1) Opinions on whether my profile stands to be rejected automatically for lack of big brand names. Graduate and Undergraduate schools are impressive however. </p> <p>2) Would I have a better chance at getting interviewed if I go with the entry-level positions?</p> <p>I am mostly interested in Canadian offices.</p> <p>Look forward to some insights.</p> <p>Thanks</p> <p>Yasir</p>
    Hi Yasir, As for your question #1, you can definitely get an interview with your profile; although entrepreneurship is a path consultants tend to follow AFTER consulting, you have likely developed several skills you w ... (read entire answer)
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    Applying for mngmt consulting internships in different countries

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    Recent activity on Mar 08, 2017
    <p>Hi everyone! As I am fluent in English, German and French, I want to apply for internships at different consulting firms (not necessarily top tier) in various countries (Germany, France, England, US, Canada). My first question is: do you think this is a good idea or is it better to focus on one region? Second: How are the chances to get hired for an internship as a foreigner? Third: How early do I need to apply for an internship in those countries? Does it differ? I hope someone can help me out, I would appreciate any info you can give me! </p>
    Hi Fouad, in general, the answer to your question is "yes". But there are a number of factors to take into account: - do you need a working permit? - do you fluently master the local language? And more in genera ... (read entire answer)
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