Partners Viewpoint What is productivity and how can it be increased?


A competitive strategy is a plan to deploy a competitive advantage to increase productivity. A company essentially pursues one of two strategies to increase productivity: focusing on the output value or focusing on the input costs.

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Partners Viewpoint Business Case Study Research: the pernicious mistake made


When doing a business case study research don't fall for the trap of just asking experts about the best companies in the sector. Figure this information out yourself by asking the right questions and benchmarking their practices.

Partners Viewpoint Business Intuition – Step-by-Step Guide to Improve It


What is business intuition? What is good, or bad, business intuition? Is business intuition the same for marketing, digital, strategy, and even operations? Is it your understanding of business?

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Consulting Firms Leadership Challenge on a Consulting Engagement


How to approach leadership challenge on any consulting engagement, balancing pure traditional consulting intervention where you have to fix the hard problem, with the human side.

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Application Process The Anatomy of a McKinsey Networking Event (Consulting Recruitment)


What to do when you network in a group setting as part of your consulting case interview recruitment process. We will primarily focus on McKinsey networking but the information is also applicable to BCG, Bain, Deloitte, etc.

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Application Process Business Case Example: The 10 Best Free Examples in 2020 (McKinsey, Bain, BCG, Deloitte etc.)


Searching for a business case example to practice with to start building/strengthening your problem-solving skills? This article presents 10 best free case interview examples in 2019 from around the web to get you started.

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Behind the Scenes How to Set Transformative Career Goals/ Life Goals


Today we discuss setting life goals/career goals, and how to make sure you go for a home run.

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Consulting Firms Can a functional partner lead the strategy workshop over a sector partner?


In this article we will address the question whether a functional partner should lead a strategy workshop over a sector partner.

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Application Process How a management consultant resume is screened at McKinsey etc.


Today we're going to talk you through what goes through the mind of a screening officer in a major consulting firm like McKinsey, BCG, Deloitte when they get your management consultant resume.