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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Orange County, California Sheriff’s Department Bomb Squad
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NACE / National Association of Colleges and Employers
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Yale School of Management
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Harvard’s Center for Enterprise
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MBA CSC National Conference
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Keck Institute
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