September 2011

Success Story: 1. It gives me great pleasure to inform you that I have been invited to join McKinsey as a Junior Associate. 2. Thank you for everything, because I didn't do anything else! What I did do:- (a) Bought the LOMS program 10 days ago and just about managed to get through half of [...]

LEK Interview Success Story: I came across your website and content about two weeks ago. By this time I was halfway through my interviewing process and had already been dropped from two out of the four firms that had offered me interviews. I'm very happy to say that with your help from the content online, [...]

Question on Using an Issue Tree: First, I would like to thank you very much for your LOMS program. I found it very helpful. Your emails are also very useful for me to learn many new things from other people's experiences. My questions is about how to structure a case after a case question is [...]

MECE

MECE (pronounced "me see") is principle often used by management consulting firms such as McKinsey to describe a way of organizing information that is "Mutually Exclusive, Collectively Exhaustive". When considering solving any business problem, such as "What are this company's options for growth?", "How can we cut costs?" or "How can we increase units sold?", [...]

Success Story: I wanted to THANK YOU for all the material that you have prepared and it significantly helped me in my career move. I have 15+ years of industry experience and wanted to switch to management consulting having no previous experience in consulting field though I have MBA from [Top 10 MBA Program]. With [...]

The following are some of the more popular books on case interviews. I've assembled them in one place for those interested in getting a variety of perspectives on the case interview. Case Interview Secrets by Victor Cheng Case in Point by Marc Cosentino Mastering the Case Interviewby Alexander Chernev How to Get into the Top [...]