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Mental Math Drills

Whether you majored in English or Mathematics, consulting firms will expect candidates to have a certain level of proficiency in math. The good news is that the math in case interviews isn’t terribly difficult. You don’t have to worry about…

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BCG Interactive Case: What is It?

The BCG Interactive Case is the most well-known step in the hiring process for all potential BCG consultants. If you have an interview set up with BCG, or if you’re hoping to interview for a position there, you’ll want to…

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How Consultants Use Excel

This article is for anyone who wants to understand how consultants use Excel. Whether you are an aspiring consultant or already on the job, a better understanding of how consultants use Excel is one of the keys to drastically increasing…

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Capital One Assessment Test

Consistently recognized as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work for,” Capital One is one of the most sought after employers in the world. It is precisely because of this reputation that the firm has created the Capital One…

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The Independent Consultant’s Guide to The CARES Act

The CARES Act refers to the legislation passed by Congress on March 27th to help owners of small and medium-sized business owners impacted by the Coronavirus. The legislation involves multiple programs and additional funding for counseling services that help small…

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3 Reasons To Work For Bain

If you’ve ever wondered what sets Bain apart from McKinsey and BCG, this video is for you! The top three consulting firms, known as “MBB”, are the most prestigious firms in the world. Land a consulting role at one of…

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KPMG Careers

A KPMG career offers you experience and training from an organization that has exhibited over 100 years of strong growth – and is averaging 10% YoY growth in the last decade and has revenues topping $30B. Even though it is…

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Capex vs. Opex

At some point in your business career (hopefully sooner rather than later) you’ll find yourself wondering – what is the difference between capex vs. opex? Whether you want to run a business yourself, understand how a business you work for…

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