How to Use the Case in Point Intelligently in Your Preparation

When I see some sites that claim to prepare candidates for management consulting and strategy to offer, as a preparation strategy, to work only with the Case in Point … I am exasperated.     For I have explained how the return of hundreds of candidates each year, as I used to argue, that this strategy is unwinnable. It’s an easy way to ...

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Here’s how the Case in Point Can Help You Become A Consultant, Step-by-Step

  We will consider that you have decided to follow a transverse method – so to the opposite of what the Case in Point offers –to crack the consulting cases.   Transverse Method vs. Case in Point   Transverse methods, like the one I present in the CCR training, can handle all types of consulting cases during an interview in strategy and management ...

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The Vault Consulting Firms Ranking

The Vault consulting firms ranking is undoubtedly the best known and most publicized in the consulting sector. This ranking has existed for over 10 years and has grown over the years. It is possible to have rankings according to geographical areas, like in Europe or in Asia, but also by areas of specialization, sectorial or functional. For example, the rankingof ...

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How A Consulting Firms Ranking is Typically Built?

  The methodology for constructing the most famous consulting firms’ rankings is interesting on more than one behalf for candidates to consulting.     By understanding how industry professionals value their peers, you can anticipate how your examiners will value your own application. Once you understand what motivates consultants, it will naturally fit into your speech.   The Method Behind Consulting ...

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Typical Example of a Misuse of a Consulting Firms Ranking

  In this short article, I will illustrate a typical example of misuse of a ranking of consulting firms. The level of details given by the Vault rankings may drown some candidates in their analysis. Still, such a ranking is a useful tool for a candidate.     It allows us, for example, to clear the ground for a first view of ...

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How To Write A Consultant’s CV ? – Episode 1: The Basics

  How to write a consultant’s CV? This a vast question on which much ink has been spilled; you only need to see the number of works and internet sites dedicated to this subject. I am talking about the sites dedicated to CVs in general. About those dedicated to consulting preparation, I find that their advice is interesting but still ...

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How To Write A Consultant’s CV ? – Episode 2: Work On The Format

Choose A Format For Your Consultant’s CV   You can easily start from an existing format, the easiest way begin contacting your immediate professional network and especially your university’ alumni who have a similar background. You can also address the career center of your institution, as they could put some successful CVs at your disposal. Finally, internet research will allow ...

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How To Write A Consultant CV ? Episode 4 – Last Minute Checks

  Let’s review last minute checks which are very expensive to candidates who do not takes to do to them. Anthology… The Respect Of The Alignement Between The CV’s Rows And Columns   Everything has to be meticulously displayed in your document. You can even organize the document by hand if the Word page layout causes you any problems. Obviously ...

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