Cornerstone Research Consultant Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Consulting Interview (Neutral Experience; Difficult Interview)
The process took a day - interviewed at Cornerstone Research in October 2010.
Interview Details – First round consisted of two half-hour case interviews, back-to-back. They were pretty technical but the interviewers were very nice and open to answering questions.
Interview Question – What's a convertible bond? Answer Question
Consultant Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Cornerstone Research in January 2009.
Interview Details – After a telephone call, an interview was scheduled. There were two 1:1 interviews, each approx. 45 minutes. The first one included two part. First I was to talk about myself and ask a few questions about the company, and then the interviewer offered me a stylized "case" to discuss, or, rather an econometric problem. I was supposed to offer the critique of the opponent approach and give my own suggestions.
The second interview included my talk about myself and then a rather long session when I asked questions about the company.
Interview Question – What would be the ideal data you would prefer to work with? Answer Question
Consultant Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Cornerstone Research in February 2009.
Interview Details – 1. First round interviews at ASSA and FEN meeting: Case study and typical questions
2. Second round interview at one of the offices
Interview Question – Question about an European antitrust case for which there didn't seem to any correct answer? Answer Question
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