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Case and Consulting Interviews

Case and Consulting Interview Resources and Tips

Case Interview: a job interview in which the applicant is given a question, situation, problem or challenge and asked to resolve the situation. The case is often a business situation or a business case that the interviewer has worked on in real life.

Cornell Career Services has many useful resources for case interviews.

PrepLounge has several articles useful for preparing for a case interview:

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