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Top Consulting Firms

What are the Top Consulting Firms? While it sometimes seems that everyone wants to get into the top 3 strategy consulting firms McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and Bain & Company (Bain), also known as MBB, it’s worth noting that there are several other top consulting firms that can give a career a real boost. While McKinsey, [...]

Offer after Final Round Rejection

Success Story: I am most certain that you receive hundreds of emails from people world-wide expressing their thanks for your provision of case study materials. My email is of a similar nature. I came across your website after being unsuccessful in my final round interviews with one of the MBB firms, and receiving feedback that [...]

MBB International Applications

Question: First of all thank you so much for sharing all your knowledge over the web, it has given me the courage and confidence to challenge what I thought would be impossible. My question is about applying to multiple firms, and internationally – the process itself, advantages, and disadvantages (particularly with regards to MBB). I’m [...]

Determining Your "Fit"

Question: I just wanted to drop a note to say thanks and to also ask a question about fit. I found your LOMS series to be exceptionally helpful and a great complement to all the case prep that I was doing. I will definitely be recommending it to future students in my MBA cohort. I [...]

MBB or Tech Company?

Question: First of all thank you so much. I bought your books on Amazon and devour your newsletters and this has been an essential part of the exciting story I’m about to tell you. I want to give you a very short version to see if I’m so lucky as to get your advice. I [...]

Offers from McKinsey, Bain, and Booz - Brazil

What follows is feedback from a F1Y at a Top 3 firm in Brazil. Field Report: I know you must have a lot of feedback mail, but I would like to thank you anyway. Your help was essential for understanding how case interviews really work, the real deal, not some examples edited in a book [...]

Applying to Consulting Firms via a Headhunter

Question: Your website is truly fantastic and helpful for anyone wishing to join the Top 3 management consultancies. I just received my candidature rejected for an interview with Bain because according to them, I don’t have the right degrees. I have a Master’s in Public Administration degree from [major U.S. State University] and a Bachelor’s [...]

MBB "High Potential" Dinners

Question: First of all, thank you so much for your amazing material.  It’s clearer and certainly more concise than Case in Point, and the fact that I can hear you explain it out loud like a professor is really crucial. Anyway, I recently won a “case competition” for [MBB firm], in which teams developed growth [...]