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    Do different MBB offices offer interviews on the same day?

    Bain BCG internship MBB Mck McKinsey recruiting undergrad
    Most recent answer on Jul 26, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 25, 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 Jul 25, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, Yes timelines across offices are different AND rejections/invites just come at different speeds for everyone. Please just be patient (and double-check that you applied!) and you should start hearing back s ... (read entire answer)
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    Where should I focus my efforts as an undergrad that's so confused?

    Advice undergrad
    Most recent answer on Jul 19, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 18, 2021) is from:
    Erica
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    Ex-McKinsey / 100% offer rate / LBS / Principle driven / Real case/ If you get the interview, you should get the offer!
    Erica
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    gave the best answer on Jul 18, 2021
    Ex-McKinsey / 100% offer rate / LBS / Principle driven / Real case/ If you get the interview, you should get the offer!
    Hi Jeremy, It's great that you start preparation quite early as the more time you have for preparation, the much higher chance you get in joining the top firms. Even though the recruitment process involves multiple st ... (read entire answer)
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    McKinsey Offer & Delay in Graduation

    cancelling offer MBB mbb offer McKinsey & Company offer undergrad
    Most recent answer on Jun 29, 2021
    The best answer (on Jun 28, 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 Jun 28, 2021
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, So glad to hear that you received an offer and that we were able to help! Don't worry...everything will be fine here. Think about it: All the other firms were fine with this, so why wouldn't McKinsey be? (an ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jun 29, 2021
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    Do I need MBB Referrals?

    Referral undergrad
    Most recent answer on Feb 28, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 29, 2020) is from:
    Francesco
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    gave the best answer on Jul 29, 2020
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    Hi there, Congrats on your great GPA first of all, that’s pretty impressive. Your profile seems very solid but MBB are recruiting fewer people this year – a referral can just help, thus I would go for that. Bett ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 28, 2021
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    Can I transfer offices from internship to FT?

    internship MBB officetransfer undergrad
    Most recent answer on Dec 30, 2020
    The best answer (on Dec 08, 2020) 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 Dec 08, 2020
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi there, From a risk perspective I would highly advise against this. Each region has a stake in their interns and invest a lot of time/money in filtering out/recruiting you. I would highly advise that you look to c ... (read entire answer)
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    Slalom Case Interview - Undergraduate

    Case Interview case study Slalom undergrad Undergraduate
    Most recent answer on Dec 01, 2020
    The best answer (on Nov 28, 2020) is from:
    Clara
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    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Nov 28, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! In most cases, small and boutique consulting, the process is very very similar to the big MBB. Hence, best is to leverage the same classic approach, that Im going to copy down here, hope it´s useful! Best, ... (read entire answer)
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    on Dec 01, 2020
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    Impacts of covid-19 on future opportunities

    covid19 MBB Summer Internship undergrad
    Most recent answer on Nov 24, 2020
    The best answer (on Apr 05, 2020) is from:
    Iman
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    BCG | Strategy& |Roland Berger | Interviewed >100 candidates in formal hiring process
    Iman
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    gave the best answer on Apr 05, 2020
    BCG | Strategy& |Roland Berger | Interviewed >100 candidates in formal hiring process
    This is very difficult to answer, however, I can tell you that at the moment most consulting and non consulting firms will at least hold recruitment until they can better gauge the situation. If your internship got ca ... (read entire answer)
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    MBB recruiting with COVID

    BCG Bain McKinsey Consulting interviewing Consulting Resume Coronavirus covid19 Deloitte McKinsey recruiting undergrad undergraduate business degree
    Most recent answer on Nov 09, 2020
    The best answer (on Jul 06, 2020) 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 Jul 06, 2020
    BCG | 100% personal interview success rate (8/8) and 95% candidate success rate | Personalized interview prep
    Hi Natalie, First, more than happy to quickly look over your resume and answer some quick questions. Second, here are a few thoughts on how COVID-19 is affecting the consulting world. INTERVIEW FORMATS Most inte ... (read entire answer)
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    How long should a case interview take?

    MBB undergrad
    Most recent answer on Oct 31, 2020
    The best answer (on Jul 24, 2020) is from:
    Axel
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    Bain Consultant | Interviewer for 3 years at Bain |Passionate about coaching |I will make you a case interview Rockstar
    Axel
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    gave the best answer on Jul 24, 2020
    Bain Consultant | Interviewer for 3 years at Bain |Passionate about coaching |I will make you a case interview Rockstar
    Hi! This totally depends on the case that is given. If there is a 30-minute timeslot for the case provided in your Bain interview, the format of the case is adjusted so that it is feasible to solve it within this time ... (read entire answer)
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    How Long Should My Framework Take?

    Client and MBB undergrad
    Most recent answer on Aug 01, 2020
    The best answer (on Jul 28, 2020) is from:
    Clara
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    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
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    gave the best answer on Jul 28, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! In a 1-h interview, you have arround half an hour for the case, it´s standard. Hence, the usual is to take ~2 mins to write the tree and then another 2-3 to comment it, followed by interviewer questions. ... (read entire answer)
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    Undergrad Internship Interview Differences

    MBB undergrad
    Most recent answer on Jul 13, 2020
    The best answer (on Jul 10, 2020) 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 Jul 10, 2020
    #1 Expert for Coaching Sessions (3.600+) | 1.300+ Reviews with 100% Recommendation Rate | Ex BCG | 8+ Years of Coaching
    Hi there, There is no difference in the interview itself for undergrad or MBAs – you will still have a structure as: Fit Case Your questions There are different expectations though. If you are a post MBA, t ... (read entire answer)
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