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    Undergrad Planning On Going After Full Time MBB Roles But Confused About When To Apply

    campus recruiting FallRecruitment MBB recruitment test
    Most recent answer on Jun 01, 2021
    Anonymous A asked on May 30, 2021
    From my understanding, the recruiting process starts in the Fall with applications due in August/September. However, there are also July deadlines for undergrads seeking full-time consulting roles at least for McKinsey ... (read entire question)
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    OC&C Strategy Consultants Online Test (London)

    Case Interview interview process London OC&C OC&C math test OCC math test recruitment test test
    Most recent answer on Dec 31, 2020
    The best answer (on Nov 15, 2020) is from:
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    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
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    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Hi there! This is a 45 minute quant test to ascertain your math and critical thinking skills. It's a screening test which determines whether you will move forward with the interview process. The best ... (read entire answer)
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    If recruiting will be online, how will Mckinsey know that no candidate used a calculator during PST or interviews?

    MBB recruitment recruitment test
    Most recent answer on Aug 08, 2020
    The best answer (on Aug 07, 2020) is from:
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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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    McKinsey Senior EM & BCG Consultant | Interviewer at McK & BCG for 7 years | Coached 300+ candidates secure MBB offers
    Hi! I believe you don't understand very well what McKinsey is testing. Nobody is interested in your ability to do lightning fast math! The truth is, you don't get bonus points for being very fast - quite at the cont ... (read entire answer)
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    Do you have any info on the AlixPartners numerical and verbal test they do?

    AlixPartners recruiting recruitment test
    Most recent answer on Jul 16, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Feb 08, 2020
    it's a different test, rather similar to one at RB. It consists of three parts: Math Logic Verbal part I can recommend you: www.trytalentq.com/how-to-prepare/ select "elements practice test" Feel fre ... (read entire answer)
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    AT Kearney

    A.T.K. AT Kearney case interview preparation recruitment test
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    ex-Manager - Natural and challenging teacher - Taylor case solving, no framework
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    ex-Manager - Natural and challenging teacher - Taylor case solving, no framework
    Hi, I am an ATK Alumni from Paris, and have to admit I am surprised by the quantitative test non business related you're describing. In general interviews are candidate led, and are indeed quantiative intense and some ... (read entire answer)
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    What is the current BA recruitment process for McKinsey Milan/London ?

    BA business analyst McKinsey McKinsey PST PST recruiting recruitment test selection process shl
    Recent activity on Dec 09, 2018
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Dec 09, 2018
    Hey there, the current process in London this year was as follows: Step 1: Submit online application Step 2: Go into McKinsey office for two tests: the PST and a new "computer based assessment". I have spoken to can ... (read entire answer)
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    Cases for a job-interview in Recruiting (Human Resources)

    Case Interview Human resources McKinsey recruiting recruitment test
    Recent activity on Jan 29, 2018
    The best answer (on Jan 29, 2018) is from:
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    McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School
    Hi, McKinsey people like to test problem-solving. You may have questions like: If your time to fill a position is typically 75 days, and the hiring manager says they need it filled in 40 days, what would you do? ... (read entire answer)
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