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Tips from BCG F1Y

Following are tips from a BCG new hire that you might find useful. Success Story: I would just like to thank you very much for the wonderful resources you have provided on your website. I have just begun work for BCG in Australia and I would not have gotten through the case process without your [...]

Tips from McKinsey Dubai F1Y

Success Story: I am really excited to be finally writing this email to you. I have read so many “success stories” and was eagerly waiting for the day I will get to write my own. I just received an offer from McKinsey Dubai for a Business Analyst position after 1 PST and 2 rounds of [...]

Key Takeaways from McKinsey F1Y

Success Story: Hope you are doing well. I just received an offer from McKinsey and Co for an Associate role. I am doing an MBA from a non-core school, therefore it was really hard for me to prepare for case interviews and reach the interview stage. I prepared for Mckinsey interviews by practicing more than [...]

Resume Update = Interviews and Offer

Success Story: I just wanted to very briefly reach out, offer my thanks and let you know of my success with consulting recruiting in my final year of a Bachelor of Commerce degree at [public research university]. I was exposed to your resources early this year as I was applying for consulting summer internships. I [...]

Interview Advice from McKinsey New Hire

Success Story: I am a fresh grad who got an offer from McKinsey, and I can assure everyone that CaseInterview.com is what drove me into Big3. I will try to provide my piece of advice for other candidates and to summarize most valuable insights from CaseInterview.com materials, and I would like to express my personal [...]

Offers in Brazil

Success Story: I was dreaming about writing you this e-mail and, now, I am finally able to. Well, I  landed offers from both OC&C and A.T. Kearney and almost landed one at McKinsey! And I owe you a big part of that! Thank you for preparing the best case prep material out there. I’d like [...]

From Actress to BCG Consultant

I recently received this field report from an actress (now a BCG consultant), and thought you would find her suggestions useful. Success Story: I would like to update you on the seven-month journey I have recently taken, throughout which you have played an enormous role. Until 3 weeks ago, I was an actress. I’m now [...]

International Hire

Success Story: I want to thank you for your help. I did get an incredible job at a McKinsey subsidiary which specializes in one industry in particular, and finally got extended a job offer. My University is a “target school” in Mexico, so I got visits from all MBB. I passed the McKinsey and Bain [...]

From Banking to Consulting

What follows is a success story I received from a reader who successfully transitioned from banking to consulting as an experienced hire. The tips offered should be useful for those of you in similar situations. Field Report: I am writing having just signed to join McKinsey in the Fall. As you can imagine, I am [...]

Extreme Determination and Extreme Success

Growing up, I watched Michael Jordan play basketball. He was, with little argument, the best basketball player of all time. He was incredibly dominant — probably 5 – 6 standard deviations above the mean. Michael Jordan has been in the news a lot because he recently turned 50 years old. There’s an in depth profile [...]

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