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McK 🐠, have my first round case (zoom) coming up in a few weeks. Any idea what the % pass rate is for moving onto final round, and the final round pass rate too?

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This is a pointless question because it’s not a random probability, it’s a function of how good your are. The “pass rate” could be 10% of interviewees, but you could very well have a 75% chance because you’re a baller. Similarly, there might be 0 chance you make it through because you suck.

If anything, know the rate of people moving on is only going to either discourage you or give you a false sense of confidence, both of which distract you from the fact that it’s up to how good you are that determines if you’ll pass on.

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In a day with 8 people, I’ve passed anywhere from 1-4

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McK doesn’t look at recruiting like this - you’re not scored against others but against the McK recruiting framework - hit the boxes, consistently, and you’ll move on

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Even if I’d knew and could precisely tell you 50% - now what?

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On average (across the world, across consulting positions, across years) it’s around 30% from first round to second round.

As said above though, there are a lot of variables and how is knowing going to change how you go into the interview?

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Really hard to generalise, depends a lot on seniority/geography...

Usually 20-40% each round but obviously depends on performance of candidates

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