Interview Tips

How to Build a Custom Framework

The consulting case interview can be a daunting task, especially when it involves an unfamiliar industry or business problem. To overcome uncertainty, many recruits begin their analysis by using off-the-shelf frameworks, like the 3 C’s, the 4 P’s, Porter’s 5 Forces, and so on. If these mean nothing to you, don’t worry. They mean nothing [...]

How to Build a Custom Framework

Standing Out: How Can I Show that I’m the Crème de la Crème?

You’re at a crowded consulting information session, jostling with your classmates for time with the recruiter. The room is cramped, loud, and the crowd has a nervous tension so thick you could cut it with a knife. Suddenly it’s your turn to introduce yourself to the consultant, who’s already shaken hands and exchanged cards with [...]

Standing Out: How Can I Show that I’m the Crème de la Crème?

Interview Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

We get it, everyone is busy nowadays. Be it classes, work, family, athletics, club leadership, or other personal matters, many job-seekers find themselves overwhelmed during the interview preparation process and try to cut corners. Unfortunately, without diligent prep, you are more likely to make costly interview mistakes that are easy to avoid. Reflecting on the [...]

Interview Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

The Technical Interview: Coming to a Company Near You

Have you applied for a job that requires a “technical interview” as part of the process? Not sure exactly what a that could entail or how to prepare for it? Good news: we can help! Many people are surprised when recruiters tell them that their interview will include a technical component as part of the [...]

The Technical Interview: Coming to a Company Near You