Internship Interview

BCG Internship Success Story: Last Friday was the first round, and I was invited to the final round the same evening, which happened this Friday! Some thoughts/observations on the process below, which might be of interest to you (although I imagine you get a lot of these!) Feedback from one of the BCG interviewers after [...]

Success Story: Thanks to your deliveries I got the Summer Intern offer at McKinsey in Shanghai. :) Now I am really excited about the coming Mckinsey life and ambitious to make it through to a return offer for the full time job. I would love to hear any advice about how to make it happen [...]

I’m often asked what big mistakes interns make that prevent them from getting full-time consulting job offers. Here are the big ones: 1) Being Arrogant – In a bid to impress co-workers and clients, some interns will talk big and alienate others. The key is in watching specific words you use to convey an idea [...]

Question: I’m starting to prepare now for the winter intern recruitment. I am a third year student at [non target school] with a good amount of professional experience and internships under my belt.  One of my primary concerns is my SAT math scores that I took in high school.  On one sitting, I received a [...]

LEK Internship Success Story: Just wanted to thank you for the amazing materials that you have put on your website. The LEK interview being the only consulting interview I had (since in [my country] MC firms very rarely do internships) I had a lot of pressure to do well and get the job. Watching your [...]

McKinsey Internship Offer: I received today an internship offer from McKinsey in Paris after two rounds of interviews. First, I wanted to thank you for the advice you gave in your 6 hour tutorials, and in all the great examples of cases you put on your website: – I only had one week to prepare [...]

BCG Internship Success Story: I would like to thank you for your resources (case interviews website + Look Over My Shoulder®). It helped me even more than any books did. Honestly I did not have time to finish reading all the books, so I just glanced through the beginning of Case In Point and practices. [...]

Question: When I interviewed for banking internships in the past I noticed , whenever you don’t like the guys (you will feel in the first second) you will not pass the interview even though you are very qualified and answered everything correctly. Perhaps this is called the airport test. Please could you give advice how [...]

Email: I came across caseinterview.com a few months ago and I am very glad that I did. I have previously been interviewing with several of the big firms but without success (especially in the case interview part). I just received an offer to join a European McKinsey office as an intern. Without the methods presented [...]