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McKinsey PEI: Personal Experience Interview

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If you interview for McKinsey, you may come across the McKinsey Personal Experience Interview (PEI). The McKinsey PEI is a separate behavioral portion of the interview process on top of standard behavioral questions you can expect to see. Years ago, … Continue Reading.

Case Interview Examples: Master List

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The case interview is the biggest challenge consulting candidates must overcome to receive an offer. Most aspiring consultants are coveting an offer from the likes of McKinsey, Bain, BCG, and Deloitte. Though some are blessed with the innate talent to … Continue Reading.

BCG Matrix

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Boston Consulting Group is renowned as a thought leader in the management consulting world. One of the firm’s most famous analytical frameworks includes the BCG Matrix, also known as the BCG Growth Share matrix. The tool was first introduced in … Continue Reading.

Recap: Week of June 16, 2019

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Consulting Cover Letters: Ultimate Guide Everything you need to know about cover letters! If you missed our post on this, you’ll definitely want to check out this guide on everything cover letters! Case Interview: What To Wear (Video) What … Continue Reading.

Assessing the Five Styles of Enterprise Business Intelligence

The world of BI and analytics has evolved. Discover the five styles of reporting and analysis, and learn the pros and cons of each in an enterprise scenario.

Case Interview: What To Wear

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What to wear to a case interview should not be overlooked! We actually get a fair number of questions about this. When you think about how many applicants consulting firms get, and how many they actually give offers to, you … Continue Reading.

Consulting Cover Letter: Ultimate Guide

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The cover letter is often undervalued because it is misunderstood. A good management consulting cover letter can give you a small edge over other candidates, particularly because firms use it as a writing sample. And don’t forget: a bad cover … Continue Reading.

Top 25 Consulting Firms

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Management consulting firms exist in every corner of the planet and serve virtually every industry niche.

Structure of Three Case Interview Rounds

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It’s important to understand how your case interview rounds will be structured. The Case Interview has distinct rounds with different purposes – it’s a lot tougher to prepare if you don’t know what to expect. Listen to Jenny Rae as … Continue Reading.

Fast Math: Quant Skills

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Fast math. Whether you majored in Economics, English, or History, you will be expected to be comfortable with math during your consulting case interviews. To be more specific, you’ll need to be good at fast math. If math isn’t your … Continue Reading.

How To Be MECE

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How to be MECE (Mutually Exclusive and Collectively Exhaustive). This is definitely something that every new – and aspiring – consultant needs to learn as soon as possible. You must be MECE in your case interview approach, and on the … Continue Reading.

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BCG Glassdoor 1 Star Reviews

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BCG Glassdoor 1 Star Reviews. Yes, they actually exist. Though most of them are laughable, they can reveal insights into the culture and even unspoken expectations at the firm. What is management like? Is the compensation fair? Is implicit gender … Continue Reading.

2019 Management Consulting Salaries for Undergraduates, MBAs/PhDs, & Interns

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Welcome to 2019, and our annual management consulting salaries report! The consulting industry has been evolving rapidly over the last few years. Consulting business models have adapted as firms respond to their clients’ needs for digital solutions, advanced analytics, and AI. … Continue Reading. The post 2019 Management Consulting Salaries for Undergraduates, MBAs/PhDs, & Interns appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting jobs consulting recruiting consulting salaries

McKinsey Case Interview: 4 Things You Never Knew

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The McKinsey consulting case interview – there are so many things to become familiar with in McKinsey consulting interview prep. Of course, there are the basics that you have to learn. But additionally, there are things that most people don’t … Continue Reading.

3 Best No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards

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We’ve all been there at one point or another. You’re traveling abroad and haven’t planned to use a credit card or forgot to bring the right one. But then, emergency strikes, and cash is no longer an option. You pull … Continue Reading.

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Consulting Firms

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Management consulting firms exist in every corner of the planet and serve virtually every industry niche.

3 Tips for Written Case Interview

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The written case interview, a fearsome adaptation of the regular verbal case interview. It can strike fear into the hearts of interviewees, especially if you’re so close to landing an offer. Never fear! Management Consulted gives you step by step … Continue Reading.

McKinsey, Bain, and BCG: 3 Things They Look for in Consultants

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McKinsey, Bain, and BCG look for specific traits in consultants. After years of working with candidates that go to MBB firms and other consulting firms, we’ve noticed something. McKinsey, Bain, and BCG look for something different in consultants than other … Continue Reading.

Case Study Interview Questions and Answers

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One of the most challenging aspects of case interviews is that once you are provided with the problem, there are an infinite number of ways the case can go. While that’s true, there are types of questions that you’ll run … Continue Reading.

Best Airline for Consultants: Delta or United?

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Delta and United are two of the largest airlines in the world. The debate about which of these U.S. legacy carriers is the best airline for consultants continues to rage. To put that discussion to rest (or add some fuel … Continue Reading. The post Best Airline for Consultants: Delta or United?

Transition to Consulting: Military to Consulting

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Kate Spradley is a powerhouse, a force of nature. A woman who graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy, got her first graduate degree in Geological Engineering, and who spent 8 years as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. Kate … Continue Reading.

The Pyramid Principle

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Communication, Presentation, and Persuasion – Using The Pyramid Principle to drive action What if we told you that there’s a better way to create and present your decks? One that will drive action and get you to the most important … Continued.

5 Travel Hacks as a Deloitte Consultant

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Consulting is known for its business travel – so much, in fact, that it’s hard to describe your work in the industry without mentioning the constant flights and hotel nights. While it’s great to rack up points and enjoy nice … Continue Reading.

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The True Meaning of Consulting Work/Life Balance

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I’ve been reflecting recently on my life and my work. It started 1 month ago at my Columbia Business School reunion. Reunions do that – make you evaluate if you are where you thought you would be – and where … Continue Reading.

The Chase Trifecta: Maximizing your Ultimate Rewards Points

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Today, we’re breaking down an advanced strategy to maximize your Chase Ultimate Rewards Points. Say hello to the Chase Trifecta – sync your everyday spending between the Chase Sapphire Reserve, Ink Business Preferred Credit Card, and Chase Freedom Unlimited to … Continue Reading.

Porter’s Five Forces

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Porter’s Five Forces is one of the most well known business frameworks in the world. Named after its founder, Michael Porter, Five Forces provides a structured way of analyzing an industry and understanding how companies fit into the overall competitive … Continue Reading.

Case Interview Basics

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Case Interview basics. There are seven major areas of preparation and knowledge that you must master to crush your case interview and get an offer from a top firm like McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. Drop even one of these areas, … Continue Reading.

Case Interview

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Case Interview Prep Guide. Ask any consultant, and they’ll have their own take and probably a few tips. “Be Be More Structured” – that’s the most famous tip. Lots of case interview practice.” There’s another zinger. “Be good at mental math.” ” … Continue Reading.

Big 4 Accounting Firms

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At some point, you’ve probably heard about the Big 4 accounting firms. Deloitte, PwC, Ernst & Young, and KPMG are titans in the business world and each boast revenues in the billions. Altogether, they generated over $148 billion in revenue … Continue Reading.

Best Airport In The World: Reader’s Choice Awards

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It doesn’t matter how frequently you fly – we all have our favorite airports and ones we avoid at all costs. For those of you that travel constantly, you know that the airport experience can make or break your travel … Continue Reading. The post Best Airport In The World: Reader’s Choice Awards appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travel life as a consultant

Delta Boarding Zones Change: Business Travelers Get Shafted

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Attention frequent business travelers: the next time you board a Delta Airlines flight, your experience will be drastically different. On January 23, you’ll see a substantial Delta boarding zones change that is sure to rankle frequent business travelers, and quite … Continue Reading. The post Delta Boarding Zones Change: Business Travelers Get Shafted appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travel life as a consultant

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Which Airline Delivers The Best Consulting Business Travel Experience?

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Which airline is best for domestic consulting travel? Well, there’s a lot of different ways you could parse that question. Which airline provides the best rewards? Which airline will get you there on-time most often? Which airline provides the best … Continue Reading.

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Delta American Express Gold – The Gold Standard of Airline Credit Cards?

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Disclaimer: The MC Team is passionate about travel, and writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Management Consulted may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. If you are a loyal Delta flier (like us!), we’re excited to … Continue Reading. The post Delta American Express Gold – The Gold Standard of Airline Credit Cards? appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travel

Getting promoted: 3 skills necessary to make it to Partner at a Consulting Firm

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When you sit down for an interview or a performance review at a management consulting firm, you are being evaluated beyond just your current role. In fact, you are being assessed for longer term viability – from the next level … Continue Reading.

Marie Kondo Business Inspiration: A journey to becoming a professional organizing consultant

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This month, we’re lifting the veil on the consulting business of organizing and the KonMari Method with Cassidy Nasello, a rockstar independent consultant with an interesting angle on consulting who has capitalized on the Marie Kondo craze. She’s turned people’s … Continue Reading. The post Marie Kondo Business Inspiration: A journey to becoming a professional organizing consultant appeared first on Management Consulted. business consulting consulting interviews

What is MECE?

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MECE is one concept you must be aware of when preparing for the case interview and joining the consulting industry. The term stands for “Mutually Exclusive, Collectively Exhaustive” and it is a seminal concept in consulting. Consultants work, eat, drink, … Continue Reading. The post What is MECE? appeared first on Management Consulted. Case Interview

2019 Consulting Salary Information Promo

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Our full 2019 Consulting Salary Report will be out in just a couple of weeks! See here what will be included in in the full report, and what to expect. Transcription of 2019 Consulting Salary Information Promo: Hi, I’m … Continue Reading.

Craziest Travel Story of 2018

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Transcription from YouTube: Two weeks ago, some friends of mine on Facebook were lamenting the fact that they only made it halfway across the country before they had to get stuck in the Chicago Airport (which by the way is … Continue Reading.

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Bain & Company Careers vs Working at McKinsey or BCG

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Bain & Company careers are different versus competitors BCG and McKinsey. Jenny Rae explains to us, not about Bain Case Interviews like in some of our other videos, but on culture. What it’s like to work for Bain & Company. … Continue Reading. The post Bain & Company Careers vs Working at McKinsey or BCG appeared first on Management Consulted.

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McKinsey Careers vs working at Bain or BCG

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McKinsey Careers differ from working at Bain or BCG. Listen to the video and get important insights from the professional team of ex-MBB consultants at Management Consulted. There are some important differences in structure, philosophy, and even to some extend … Continue Reading.

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