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Interviewing with BCG next week. Approximately how many questions would be asked in the 25 minute fit portion? My interviewer has an interesting hobby (from the bio provided) that I want to ask about, but I don’t want to impede on any behavioral questions that need to be asked

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Consulting is a lot of relationship building/connecting with people, and people love talking about themselves. If you have a good conversation about their hobby and the interviewer doesn’t get to ask all the behavioral/fit questions, I don’t think it should be too big of a deal. In general for interviews, if you’re having a good conversation and it goes over the time, that’s usually a good sign

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Don’t overthink it. Your role is to be interested and their role is to ask questions. If they think your convo is going too much on a tangent, they know how to bring it back.

Think of it as you have 25 mins to tell them everything you want them to know (i.e., convince them you are the right person)…use your time wisely. (:

Your fit portion is unlikely to be 25 minutes long...

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