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Motivational questions – FIT interview preparation

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During this exercise, we will deep-dive in 4 of the most common Motivational questions asked in FIT interviews:

  1. Why Consulting?
  2. Why this particular company? (McKinsey, Bain, BCG, others)
  3. Why this particular location?
    • *Particularly relevant to people re-locating or choosing an office not in their region
  4. Why this particular specialized business function

    • *Only relevant when not applying for a general role (e.g., McKinsey Advanced Analytics, BCG Gamma, etc.)

*See Graph 1 Note: "Motivational" are one of the 4 types of questions you can find in FIT interviews.

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Graph 1: "Motivational/Why" are one of the 4 types of questions you can find in FIT interviews

Graph 2: STAR and PARADE methodologies