Posts by Marc Cosentino

The Importance of a Strong Recommendation

Many case interview books pay little heed to stating your recommendation. I think this is a mistake. The recommendation is the last thing the interviewer will remember. A strong recommendation will erase some of the minor mistakes you might have made during the case and leave a positive impression as you finish up the interview.…

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McKinsey’s New Video Game Hiring Test

Bloomberg Businessweek, March 25, 2019 cover story “College is a racket.” McKinsey and Company has recently partnered with Imbellus Inc., a California startup that is trying to change the way students apply to college by replacing the SATs and ACTs with video games AND change the way they apply to McKinsey. McKinsey is working with…

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