strategy books

Partners Viewpoint 23 best strategy books to help you excel at business strategy


A curated list of the strategy books that will help you excel at the development and execution of business strategy. We are going to recommend strategy books that have been helpful to our clients, that the partners use themselves.

immigration and consulting career

Application Process How to design a consulting career around immigration needs


For US clients we develop career strategies to have the best career. For foreign clients we often have to design a career strategy around their immigration needs and that may, based on their choice, take precedence.

consulting brain teasers with answers

Application Process 64 consulting brain teasers with answers


Consulting brain teasers with answers to help you keep your mind sharp before case interviews and develop a habit of solving problems calmly, confidently, and with a sense of urgency.

case study interview

Application Process Defensive case study interview techniques – McKinsey, BCG, Bain, etc.


You need to practice defensive case study interview techniques. Like defensive driving, in this approach you expect the worse and run the case interview by taking charge to help the interviewer help you. 

consulting skills

Consulting Firms How I developed skills that matter to clients?

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Big 4 country leader talks about how over the last 4-5 years he developed skills that helped him raise the bar 10 times higher and significantly accelerate his career progression.

scenario planning consulting

Application Process Consulting Group Case Interview: What to Expect and How to Prepare


If you have a group interview coming up you are probably thinking, “How can I set myself up to do well?” In this article, we provide some advice on how to succeed in a group case interview.

Why go into management consulting

Application Process Consulting vs banking: 4 key differences


Many FC members, especially those currently completing an MBA, are considering consulting vs banking. I had a privilege to work in both fields so here are the key pros and cons of both, based on my experience.


Partners Viewpoint How to get permission to be heard


Have you ever been in a discussion and had an important and useful idea to share but found the audience shutting you down or ignoring you? Often you just do not have the audience's permission to be heard.

hard questions consulting

Application Process Consulting interview questions (FIT)


Consulting interview questions include two broad types, FIT and case questions. Here are some common FIT questions and advice on how to approach them.