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Case interviews are the preferred way to identify promising candidates for jobs in management consulting. They are a core part of the interview process at Oliver Wyman, McKinsey, BCG, Bain – everywhere. I think they are interesting because they reveal what consulting is like and highlight the fact that consultants think (are?) weird. I find them fun.
While case interviews are ‘coachable’ and not always a perfect predictor of success in consulting, if you don’t like thinking through a case, you probably wouldn’t like being a consultant. To succeed at both requires you to look at the world a bit differently. Read more…