mckinsey case interview

McKinsey Case Interview via Video Conference

Question: I have a McKinsey case interview via video conference next week. Do you have any advice as to how one should handle these? What are the major differences between a face-to-face interview and Video Conference case interview that someone who has never done a Video Conference should be aware of? By the way, I [...]

BCG & McKinsey Case Interviews - Final Round

Question: The videos you posted on your website have been very helpful for my case interview prep. I especially like the part on case interview basics and case interviewer mindset. Thank you so much for sharing the great work! I am having final round interviews with McKinsey and BCG in about a week. As I [...]

Group Case Interview

Question: Thanks for all the valuable information you share on your site. Its just about the precise, concise prep I’d ever seen. I have been invited to Round 1 of McKinsey interviews later this month. The interview process has a 60 minute Analytical test (Computer based), followed by 2 case sessions where a McK facilitator [...]

McKinsey Questions

Question: [My Reply in Brackets Following Each Question] 1. Is it a plus to have a summer internship with another consulting firm at CV (level of ATK, Monitor, etc.) during full-time recruiting with McKinsey? Will it help an applicant to differentiate from other candidates? Will interviewer try to find out whether this internship resulted in [...]

McKinsey Final Round Tips

Question: I was recently passed onto the final round of interviews for McKinsey, and I was hoping that you would have some advice specifically for preparing for the final round. How is the final round different from the previous one (both seem to have a similar format), and with this difference in mind, what can [...]

McKinsey Case Interview

The McKinsey case interview is an interview format used to evaluate prospective management consultants. As a former McKinsey consultant, consulting resume screener and interviewer, I thought I would share my perspective on this unusual interview format. The first thing to realize is the Mckinsey interview is structured in a specific way to find candidates who [...]

Case Interview Questions

Here’s a list of Case Interview Questions that I’ve received as a candidate. Keep in mind the interview format (especially for McKinsey) has evolved since the time I went through it as a candidate. How much time does it take to relocated an average size mountain 10 miles using an average size dump truck? – [...]

McKinsey Spain Offer

I wanted to thank you again for taking the time to reply to the email I sent you 3 months ago. My case was that I’m Spanish but living in the (Other European Country) and I applied for many consulting firms and got rejected from all of them (including McKinsey) with not a single invitation [...]