Typical PEI question

PEI Personal Fit
New answer on Jul 25, 2020
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Anonymous A asked on Jan 09, 2019

Hi guys,

I have a "funny" question about a question I found on the website from more than one source as a typical question in the personal fit part.

That's: "How would you react if you discover there's a mistake on a deck slide you are going to present with your Manager in a few minutes on client site?"

1) How would you guys answer ?

2) What would the interviewer want to assess?

Thanks for the answer!

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Vlad
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replied on Jan 09, 2019
McKinsey / Accenture Alum / Got all BIG3 offers / Harvard Business School

Hi,

Tell the manager:

  1. About the mistake
  2. The correct version

Best,

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Anonymous replied on Jul 25, 2020

Tell about the mistake and correct version.

Don't see any problem

Best,
André

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Clara
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replied on May 31, 2020
McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut

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