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So I've been waitlisted for a BCG R1 interview and was wondering if there was anything at all that I could do to improve my chances of getting off the waitlist?? Don't have any offers to leverage...but did get an R1 from McK

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Nothing much you can do. There's a lot of demand for mbb so they typically don't care about any leverage you can pull. Unless, a partner or senior partner tells the recruiter. So, if you know any SPs, ask them to help out.

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What’s waitlisted?

If you’ve advanced into the later rounds (preferably final) at McK, you can try mentioning that to your recruiting point of contact. They might expedite the process for you. Bain did that for me when I was still interviewing. Otherwise, you’ve just gotta wait. My whole process at BCG took about 2 months

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