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What makes BCG different from other firms? What are its main characteristics?

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Vlad updated his answer on Oct 03, 2018
McKinsey / Accenture / Got all BIG3 offers / More than 300 real MBB cases / Harvard Business School

Hi,

Why "Company" question can include the following arguments:

  • The general marketing story the company is trying to sell (e.g. Bain is a small "Family" company)
  • Brand / positioning / market share in the region
  • More clients / projects / expertise in the industry you are interested in
  • More well-known stories of success in your city
  • Your friends working there
  • Your interactions with the other consultants before the interview
  • Your prior experience of working with the Firm on a client side
  • Office traditions
  • Work experience with firm alumni
  • etc

Best!

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Guennael replied on Oct 03, 2018
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We've had 3 nearly identical questions on this topic in the last few days... someone is trying to get us to do his/her research. I find this a little rude and annoying. Have you at least read some of the terrific answers given to you?

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