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    Got into Bain as a lateral hire. How should I prepare?

    Bain Bain & Company experiecedhire Experienced Hire ExperiencedHire Lateral Hire MBB - new hire MBB firm
    Most recent answer on Apr 14, 2021
    The best answer (on Apr 13, 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 Apr 13, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Congratulations and well done! First: Read the 25 tips in my consulting handbook here: https://www.spencertom.com/2018/01/14/consulting-survival-guide/ ------------------------------------------------- ... (read entire answer)
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    Free chat with staffing manager before final round interview

    experiecedhire Final Round MBB staffing manager
    Most recent answer on Oct 31, 2020
    The best answer (on Aug 26, 2019) is from:
    Francesco
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    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.600+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Aug 26, 2019
    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.600+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Hi Anonymous, this is definitely not usual. Since HR mentioned your will discuss your background, I would still properly prepare for that – until you receive an offer all the interactions can be used for your evaluati ... (read entire answer)
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    Transition to MBB for a generalist role

    experiecedhire MBB Middle East UK
    Most recent answer on Jun 10, 2020
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    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 Jun 08, 2020
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, 1) Yes, why not 2) How can? The fact that you have 1 year at a Tier 2 company does not provide any arguments for a faster promotion. You can only negotiate the entry role (e.g. SBA). But even that is not really ... (read entire answer)
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    Is it a disadvantage at MBB to be part of an entry level peer group where everyone except for me is a fresh graduate?

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    Most recent answer on Jul 08, 2019
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    gave the best answer on Jul 07, 2019
    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.600+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Hi Anonymous, with 4 years of experience I doubt you will consider for a pure entry level position – more likely you will be considered for a Senior Associate/ Junior Consultant one. In terms of preferences, as ment ... (read entire answer)
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    Applying to MBB different regions as experienced hire

    experiecedhire MBB Middle East networking
    Most recent answer on Jun 25, 2019
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    gave the best answer on Jun 24, 2019
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    1) ME is indeed likely a better % shot than European ones (but take this with a grain of salt) 2) You want to apply somewhere you genuinely want to be. You need to be able to tell a story as to why you want to work th ... (read entire answer)
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    Off cycle experienced hiring

    BCG experiecedhire Lateral Hire McKinsey
    Recent activity on Apr 10, 2019
    The best answer (on Apr 10, 2019) is from:
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    Regine
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    gave the best answer on Apr 10, 2019
    McKinsey & Company | Private Equity | M&A | Case Math Expert | Asia | Google | Complimentary Extensive Prep Materials
    Hello! Awesome to know that you are considering a career switch from IB to MC and I'm sure many firms will be keen in your profile! To answer your first and last question: 1. Obtaining interviews without referrals ... (read entire answer)
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    What's the best way to know about networking events for experienced hires in Europe?

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    Recent activity on Mar 27, 2018
    The best answer (on Mar 26, 2018) is from:
    Jacopo
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    Project leader BCG, Bain and A.T. Kearney / 200+ real interviews
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    gave the best answer on Mar 26, 2018
    Project leader BCG, Bain and A.T. Kearney / 200+ real interviews
    Hi Ornella, That’s an interesting question. There are several options to get in touch with consulting firms (and ultimately get your profile considered for an interview): Attend university recruiting events and/or ... (read entire answer)
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