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What’s the software engineering track in McKinsey Digital? I see a lot of Analyst > Sr Analyst > Specialist > Expert posts but nothing for software engineers. Is it the same?

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Just curious not relating to the current situation of the economy but does Bain take external hires ? Or is the only way MBA and Undergrad, pre manager levels

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Mckinsey recruiter reached out to me via email for a specific role and I have a phone call next week to talk about the role and my qualifications. What should I expect for this call and what’s ahead?

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Contemplating on applying to business school (sponsored MBB). Granted it would work out, would Harvard or Wharton be worthwhile the investment medium to long-term?

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Is MBB still hiring now?

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Starting at MBB this fall (allegedly) and have a lot of free time now that classes have moved online. Is it worth taking free excel/modeling classes to prepare? Have never used excel beyond vlookup

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Starting at Bain in September, any word on whether start dates are delayed or offers rescinded?

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Is BCG still having start dates as planned?

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Currently a Senior Con at Capgemini Invent. Are most MBB experienced hires coming out of an MBA program? I’m happy to begin as an analyst/ associate.

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What is the best way to prepare for McK’s PEI? I am calling my friends and asking them to pressure test my stories, but I feel they are asking “underhand” questions. Any tips?

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Any tips on how to prep for the problem solving part within case studies for a McK interview?

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Do MBB pay a referral bonus if your referral gets hired?

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Any tips for MBB case interview via Webcam?

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1.75 FT YOE + internships, want to apply for a Knowledge Analyst role, where an ext job ad says 2-4 YOE vs internal BCG ad says 3-4 YOE. Waste of time? Can it hurt future exp hire consultant apps?

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I’m onboarding in the near future: any tips for getting started and trying to network in this WFH situation?

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Do all of the McKinsey alumni who help with recruiting get compensated?

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What newsletters do you subscribe to keep up with industry insights (long-read commentary on trends and reactions to the markets)?

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Anyone had their final round postponed for MBB but still want to case/stay fresh? Need new case partners who are still motivated💪🏼DM me if interested!

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Anyone got hired with a DUI turned to Negligent Driving? Deloitte didnt seem to care. Will BCG?

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