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    Industry-specific resources on strategy

    industries
    Most recent answer on Apr 30, 2021
    The best answer (on Apr 30, 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 Apr 30, 2021
    Accenture, Deloitte | Precision Case Prep | Experienced Interviewer & Career Coach | 15 years professional experience
    I advise you approach this in a savvy way. Yes, there is plenty of content online to read but its just going to overwhelm you. Broadly, industries can be classified as follows: Raw Materials- e.g. mining, agricul ... (read entire answer)
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    What are the less work intensive industries?

    industries worklifebalance
    Most recent answer on Mar 31, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 31, 2021) is from:
    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Mar 31, 2021
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    Hi there, I am not sure there is an industry that structurally requires less work. As Franco mentioned, there is instead a strong impact related to the Manager/Partner of the project in terms of work-life balance. ... (read entire answer)
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    Which industry is most interesting?

    automotive Banking consulting Energy industries
    Most recent answer on Mar 17, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 05, 2021) is from:
    Ian
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    Ian
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    gave the best answer on Mar 05, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Of course, you need to decide for yourself, but here are the ones I personally find quite interesting. Automotive: EV AND AV? Hard to beat. Just love watching this space, thinking about who will pull ahead ... (read entire answer)
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    Building industry knowledge to solve cases

    approaching a case case structure Case structure and frameworks Case Structuring industries industry dynamics Structure
    Most recent answer on Feb 22, 2021
    The best answer (on Dec 30, 2020) is from:
    Ian
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    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
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    gave the best answer on Dec 30, 2020
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, You're 100% right...this knowledge seriously helps with taking your casing to the next level.. I have a template, so feel free to reach out if interested! Some key tips: List all the major indust ... (read entire answer)
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    MBB Focus: Industries, Projects, Location

    industries location MBB projects
    Most recent answer on Jan 07, 2021
    The best answer (on Jan 06, 2021) is from:
    Denis
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    Denis
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    gave the best answer on Jan 06, 2021
    Ex-Bain 5 yrs | Goldman Sachs Investment Banker NYC | MBA Chicago Booth | Passed > 13 MBB > 20 IB interviews
    Hi all, I have limited experience with the Milano Office at Bain, i.e. never worked there personally but worked with Bain colleagues from that office. As you know, Bain Italy, as of a couple of years ago was a separat ... (read entire answer)
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    industry knowledge for case studies

    articles Bain BCG Books Case Interview competence extra industries knowledge McKinsey reading reports
    Recent activity on Jun 04, 2019
    Anonymous gave the best answer on May 14, 2017
    You are doing a lot of what I say "looking at the leaves" while you need to rise above and look at the whole forest. You cannot, ever, know about all the industries you may be questions on at a case interview. Your job ... (read entire answer)
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    What are the best consultancies (except MBB) for 1) international project exposure & 2) versatile experience across functional areas & industries?

    consulting functional areas industries international projects
    Recent activity on Sep 03, 2018
    The best answer (on Sep 01, 2018) is from:
    Guennael
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    Guennael
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    gave the best answer on Sep 01, 2018
    Ex-MBB, Experienced Hire; I will teach you not only the how, but also the why of case interviews
    This is a really hard question, there are so many variables (including how many languages you speak, where you are based and who your partners are). Obviously some functional areas and industries are more conducive to i ... (read entire answer)
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    What industries/sectors is the Bain London Office most strong in?

    Bain & Company industries London
    Recent activity on May 04, 2018
    Anonymous gave the best answer on May 04, 2018
    Hey there, Firstly; in terms of interviews, I would not think about what the Bain London office is specifically strong in. All interviews at Bain are pre-written and taken from a global database (except maybe some part ... (read entire answer)
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