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Quick survey for MBB case:

How long did you prep for?
And how'd you do?

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Almost 2 months and I was bordering on burn out.
33 live mock cases.
500 math drills on RB, plus other drills.

Made final round with all three.
Got the offer I wanted, cancelled other interviews.

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My guidance to most is about 6-8 weeks of prep all in. In general there’s a fair amount of being in the flow for a short window of time that works out best (think b school recruiting season)

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Posting on behalf of someone I know - month for round 1, maybe 5 weeks for round 2 - no offer

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1.5 weeks for round 1, which went really well. I had never cased before that and didn’t find it to be a huge challenge. I have two weeks before round two. Taking it a bit slower this time and mostly focusing on the behavioral portion.

I used my network!

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Fantastic

A couple weeks for BCG and then a few more days for McKinsey directly after it. Did two mock live cases with a BCG EM prior to the BCG R2 and zero math drills. Got both offers and canceled my Bain interview.

Star candidate! Congrats :D

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