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    How to deal with operations cases ?

    IT Strategy operations operations strategy
    Question edited on Sep 02, 2021
    The best answer (on Sep 02, 2021) is from:
    Marco-Alexander
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    Marco-Alexander
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    Former BCG | Case author for efellows book | Experience in 6 consultancies (Stern Stewart, Capgemini, KPMG, VW Con., Hor
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    Calculating number of order from shipping

    operations strategy
    Most recent answer on Jul 01, 2021
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    Ian
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    Ian
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    Honestly, I'm incredibly confused by this case. Either this is a bad case or you haven't provided enough context. #1 they're asking for the shipping time so why are you worried about # of orders? And 2nd, they say the ... (read entire answer)
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    How strong is Bain in the Operations Area (Procurement, Supply Chain, etc.)?

    Bain & Company operations strategy strategy consulting
    Most recent answer on May 07, 2021
    Anonymous B gave the best answer on May 07, 2021
    Not particularly strong, but there is some expertise. It is not difficult for Bain to hire experienced practicioners in that field, so there are probably a handful of partners/principals that really know about that fiel ... (read entire answer)
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    How to approach an operational case

    operating costs operational efficiency Operational Excellence operations operations cases operations strategy
    Most recent answer on Apr 21, 2021
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    Clara
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    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Apr 21, 2021
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    Hello! First of all, this is not the type of case that you would find in a MBB or strategy consulting in general interview. Furthermore, why don´t you post your suggestions, and ask for feedback from the community? ... (read entire answer)
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    How to structure plant-option case?

    Investment operations strategy Plant Structure
    Most recent answer on Dec 04, 2020
    The best answer (on Dec 03, 2020) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Dec 03, 2020
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    Hi, Several areas to consider: Even before structuring the case, you should start with clarifying questions (1. quantifiable objective - what is exactly too high? Why is he thinking about closing? 2. Business mode ... (read entire answer)
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    Hi guys!

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    Most recent answer on Aug 01, 2020
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    Ian
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    Ian
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    gave the best answer on Jul 27, 2020
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    1) Search on Operations here (already done): https://www.preplounge.com/en/management-consulting-cases?language=en&topic[]=8&sort=real-case-desc&page=1&perPage=20 2) Google and casebooks are your fri ... (read entire answer)
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    Tech. Company Strategy Analyst Case

    analytics caseinterview data driven Internal Consulting Internal Strategy @ Tech firm operations cases operations strategy
    Most recent answer on Jun 30, 2020
    The best answer (on Feb 19, 2020) is from:
    Daniel
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    gave the best answer on Feb 19, 2020
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    if they provide you with the info how they value what, weighting those parameters by their value is definitely a very good approach to take.
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    Moving from consulting to Private Equity

    Alumni exit ExperiencedHire operations strategy Private Equity strategy consulting Venture Capital
    Most recent answer on May 01, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Apr 23, 2020
    Hello, First of all congratulations on the move. Yes, PLs can transition to PE but I would advise on moving within 2 years. As a former BCG and currently working in PE, here are my 2 cents to maximize your chances: ... (read entire answer)
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    How would you approach a profitability and process improvement assessment?

    operations strategy profitability
    Most recent answer on Jul 25, 2019
    The best answer (on Jul 25, 2019) is from:
    Alexander
    Alexander gave the best answer on Jul 25, 2019
    I agree with Vlad that knowing more about the case would be benefitial. However: Have you considered starting with a profitability tree and then splitting the costs not into fixed costs and variable costs, but into cost ... (read entire answer)
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    Offshore vs. onshore decision case: what framework to use?

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    Recent activity on Jun 01, 2019
    Anonymous gave the best answer on May 31, 2019
    These are the high-level topics you should cover. I can share a great article about this. Please let me know. Differences in the Operating Model and Capabilities Differences in the Financial Model Differences in ... (read entire answer)
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    Where to find some good Profit , margin, Cost reduction,Operations efficiency case?

    improving profitability operations strategy supply chain
    Recent activity on Nov 27, 2018
    The best answer (on Nov 27, 2018) is from:
    Andrea
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    Andrea gave the best answer on Nov 27, 2018
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    Ciao Guillaume I found a lot of good, profit / loss cases in the LBS case books. Especially in the one of 2012. Let me know if you have them. If not, I can share. Cheers, Andy
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    Operations cases

    BCG McKinsey operations strategy
    Recent activity on Nov 12, 2018
    The best answer (on Nov 12, 2018) is from:
    Vlad
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    Vlad
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    gave the best answer on Nov 12, 2018
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    Hi, There are several types of operational cases that you may have: 1) Operational math problems. (e.g. Should we increase the speed of the elevator or just buy a second one? How should we reduce the queues? How sho ... (read entire answer)
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    Operations Cases? McK

    Case Case Interview case types MBB McKinsey McKinsey & Company Mckinsey operations operations operations strategy
    Recent activity on Dec 12, 2017
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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 Dec 11, 2017
    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, There are several types of operational cases that you may have: 1) Operational math problems. (e.g. Should we increase the speed of the elevator or just buy a second one? How should we reduce the queues? How sho ... (read entire answer)
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    What should be framework for following: Client is a regional retail chain. They want to reduce their supply chain cost. 

    BCG expert Framework operations strategy supply chain
    Recent activity on Jul 28, 2017
    The best answer (on Aug 01, 2017) is from:
    Francesco
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    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Aug 01, 2017
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    Hi Aditya, I would suggest you the following points to start the structure: Identify the main revenue streams of the client Understand which revenue stream has an abnormal cost compared to the others For that ... (read entire answer)
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