I began case interview prep this week with a workshop. However, I wanted to get tips and resources for beginners. Background i have an MBA and pursuing MS in Business Analytics. Please drop any resources below (books recs, free videos, reports, sample cases).

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Case with people.
Adapt to their feedback. Focus on feedback from experienced people, if possible.
Practice lots.

Watch videos on YouTube of live casing. Management consulted and other on YouTube.

Crafting cases, rocketblocks, case in point, etc. for theory.

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