14 episodes

In The Case Interview Podcast, you will learn what it takes to get offers at top consulting firms (such as McKinsey, BCG and Bain). Every Monday morning, we share the hard-earned wisdom and stories from our experience helping thousands of candidates prepare for their management consulting interviews, so you can avoid the mistakes that 99% of candidates make and be among the top 1% who get multiple offers. We are Bruno and Julio, former McKinsey and Bain consultants, former consulting interview coaches, and creators of the case interview preparation website Crafting Cases (www.craftingcases.com). Hit subscribe and let's get to work towards your MBB offer.

The Case Interview Podcast Julio and Bruno from Crafting Cases

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In The Case Interview Podcast, you will learn what it takes to get offers at top consulting firms (such as McKinsey, BCG and Bain). Every Monday morning, we share the hard-earned wisdom and stories from our experience helping thousands of candidates prepare for their management consulting interviews, so you can avoid the mistakes that 99% of candidates make and be among the top 1% who get multiple offers. We are Bruno and Julio, former McKinsey and Bain consultants, former consulting interview coaches, and creators of the case interview preparation website Crafting Cases (www.craftingcases.com). Hit subscribe and let's get to work towards your MBB offer.

    You'd be screwed if you didn't ask dumb questions in these cases

    You'd be screwed if you didn't ask dumb questions in these cases

    This clip is an excerpt from episode 08. The dumb questions that make you sound smart in case interviews, where we discuss types of questions that candidates avoid asking because they sound dumb, how consultants (especially partners) are actively...

    • 8 min
    08. The dumb questions that make you sound smart in case interviews

    08. The dumb questions that make you sound smart in case interviews

    In this episode, Julio and Bruno talk about...The three types of seemingly dumb questions that actually make you sound smart to consultantsWhy these questions are seen as dumb by many candidatesHow they're crucial to the consultant's day-to-day jobHow...

    • 31 min
    You can't untie market sizings and 80/20 thinking (and you can't be a consultant without 80/20 thinking)

    You can't untie market sizings and 80/20 thinking (and you can't be a consultant without 80/20 thinking)

    This clip is an excerpt from episode 07. Why we taught estimations first, where we explain why our coaching method involved (and our current teaching method also involves) teaching estimations before anything else, the skills estimations allow you to...

    • 7 min
    07. Why we taught estimations first

    07. Why we taught estimations first

    In this episode, we explain exactly why we taught estimations first when we did 1-on-1, long-term case interview coaching, why this matters to you, and why we wouldn't move on to other, more advanced things, if the candidate wasn't estimating well yet...

    • 40 min
    The Proverbial Sausage: how casebooks are made and why you should care

    The Proverbial Sausage: how casebooks are made and why you should care

    This clip is an excerpt from episode 06. Are mock interviews a waste of time?, where we debate the reasons >50% of all mock interviews have absolutely no impact over candidates performance and how exactly to avoid wasting all that time (and how to...

    • 8 min
    06. Are mock interviews a waste of time?

    06. Are mock interviews a waste of time?

    In this episode, we talk about why at least 50% of the mock interviews are just wasted time and what you can do to avoid wasting all that time (and get 2X+ results).-------------------------------If you've enjoyed this or previous episodes, the #1 thing...

    • 52 min

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9 Ratings

Eva A. S. ,

Love these two!

Love these two! Beyond grateful for all the incredible content!

Ayan Batra ,

Absolutely Incredible Insight

These guys are fantastic. Honestly, you’re shooting yourself in the foot if you’re interested in Strategy/Management Consulting and you don’t listen to these guys. They’re so open, insightful and easy to follow, providing some super useful information into the world of case prep and consulting - all for free - as well general advice for anyone who wants to think with a structured approach. Much appreciated Bruno & Julio 👌🏾

Crypto_Seb ,

There’s a bit to do on the editing

E.g. the first episode starts in the middle of a sentence.

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