Case interviews are a way for consulting firms to test your smarts. Consulting firm are in the business of renting brains. That’s why firms put so much weight on the consulting case question – because it allows them to judge how logically and persuasively a potential consultant (i.e. you) can present a case, in essence, a case interview is a role-playing exercise.

In order to nail the case you need to know both how to prepare and perform. will help answer a lot of your questions and get you started. However, if you want complete case interview preparation you should read Case In Point.


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University of Minnesota
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Colby College
Wake Forest
UC San Diego
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Boston College
Dartmouth (Tuck)
Harvard College
University of Georgia
Brown University
North Carolina State
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Harvard Graduate School of Design
Keck Institute
MBA CSC National Conference
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Indiana University
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Harvard’s Center for Enterprise
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NACE / National Association of Colleges and Employers
Stanford Business School
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EACE / The Eastern Association of Colleges and Employers, Inc.
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UC Berkeley
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UC Irvine
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Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government
Yale School of Management