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Export and comparative advantageI quote Ricardo from Wikipedia here: "if two countries capable of producing two commodities engage in the free market, then each country will increase its overall consumption by exporting the good for which it has a comparative advantage while importing the other good, provided that there exist diff...
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Export and comparative advantageI quote Ricardo from Wikipedia here: "if two countries capable of producing two commodities engage in the free market, then each country will increase its overall consumption by exporting the good for which it has a comparative advantage while importing the other good, provided that there exist diff...
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IT Strategy Exit opportunitiesI work in an IT Strategy Advisory group, where I advise C-level folks, typically sponsored in by the CIO of the particular company with occasional involvement with other C-level individuals. I was wondering what typical exit opportunities exist from someone who has an IT strategy background. I have ...
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Confused by the various names and websites, a little help pleaseHello, I am an Economics PhD from a good B-School. I haven't done well in academia and must now look for options in the industry. I have a bunch of interviews scheduled with a few consulting firms and wanted to know what is what, as it is all confusing to me. I am looking at the following units: A) ...
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Pricing unsecured senior notesHi, I am curious to know about the process that is used to price unsecured senior notes. I mean the price elasticity of demand needs to be known. Once the notes are out in the market, the Moody's etc come into picture who start to rate and grade them based on the proposed application of funds that a...
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Pricing unsecured senior notesHi, I am curious to know about the process that is used to price unsecured senior notes. I mean the price elasticity of demand needs to be known. Once the notes are out in the market, the Moody's etc come into picture who start to rate and grade them based on the proposed application of funds that a...
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I am searching a website to provide Tech Startup Business Plan Consultant?Hello Friends, I am searching a website to provide Tech Startup Business Plan Consultant. Because It is more important to successful business and earn more profit. Can anyone suggest a website to provide fast resolution of the given problems with their expertise and technical skills. While surfing t...
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PWC Advisory InterviewHey guys just wanted to see if anyone on this forum would be at the PwC superday in DC tomorrow? ...
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BCG McKinsey networking dates coincideI have been a long reader of this forum, thank you all for enriching my understanding of the industry. Today I found myself in a strange situation with the consulting big guns. I am doing Bridge to BCG this summer, and got invited to a McKinsey special networking event. By special I mean that they i...
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is auditing really that bad as they say in this site?i live in europe and i study accounting, which i like and i am planning to go big4 audit, what i wanted to ask, why people bash so much auditing and accounting as something extremely bad, while glorifying jobs like IB? i mean, is it so bad if you like accounting? i was thinking to go big4 for some y...
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Marimekko TemplateI ran into this article the other day:http://peltiertech.com/marimekko-charts/ Anyone have a completed example done in Excel? I'm interested in one without vba. Thank you for your time. ...
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Summer analyst prepHi, I've just applied for a summer internship at a boutique firm from Romania. For the interview, is the wall street modelling enough for technical questions? what type of other technical questions are there ? i have no idea what the interview is about. Could McKinsey Way and McKinsey Mind help ? ot...
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summered at ib, looking to switch to econ consulting advice?hi everyone- i'm a summer at an investment bank M&A division, looking to switch into econ consulting, in particular. i go to a top undergrad business school, but i have had very limited exposure to math, and did average on statistics classes that were part of our requirement. as i've decided rec...
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UT MPA --> MBBHi all, I will be starting the MPA program in the Fall at UT- Austin and was wondering if anyone knew how the placement into MBB is or if it is even possible. Any insight is much appreciated! ...
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Corporate Strategy vs Corporate DevelopmentI'm a recent undergrad who is fortunate to have the opportunity to start off working in a tech company in their Corporate Strategy and Development group. The issue is that Corp Strat and Dev are fairly separated and I have to choose to work with one of the teams. We"re not a huge big name tech compa...
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25yo Engineer - Is there anything I can do to get out and pursue Business/Strategy/FinanceHello guys, I'm sure I sound like an idiot, but it's been on my brain for a long, long time, and something tragic happened in my life recently that's put a lot into perspective. I graduated from a top school in engineering. Took an engineering job. Been there two years. I want to do business. I don...
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Knowledge Analyst role at BCGHey all - does anyone have further background on the Knowledge Team / Knowledge Analyst role with BCG? Appears to be backoffice/supporting the client team, but are there opportunities for advancement within the firm? Has anyone heard of people from this group joining the consulting practice? Any ins...
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Office on Fridays?Interested to understand the general protocol for Consultants on Fridays at MBB, Strategy&. Are consultants expected to work from their home office on Fridays? If not, is there an "unsaid" expectation that you would work there at least every so often? Can folks work remotely for the most part...
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Deloitte CA travelHi All, Just curious if any of you have experience working for Deloitte ERS (believe under audit in USA) and the travel accommodations? 3 months in with them and I'm supposed to be going on client work where they are trying to room 3 of us in a single room... Seems odd? Positive I asked about that d...
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How Can Partners Get Fired or Bought Out?I was wondering if and how a partner at a MBB can get fired or bought out. If a bunch of other partners didn't like one partner, could they buy out that partner? And how often do partners get fired or bought out? Thanks. ...
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Summer Analyst WardrobeI'm starting my summer internship for a strategy consulting firm in there London office this coming Monday. I know I've left it late, but I've just finished exams and I need to start preparing my wardrobe. I'm 5ft9, 33 inch waist and I have a stocky build. I already own a grey suit, a couple of ties...
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PowerPoint Paste Full Slide (Keep Source Formatting)Good morning/afternoon/evening everyone, I know this comes off as an easy question, but I can't seem to paste a full slide in PP from one deck to another without losing some formatting. I understand there is paste options, but even when I paste via "keep source formatting" it seems to shrink my mar...
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Anyone familiar with Promontory Financial Group?They consult on financial regulatory policy (to banks) but it's hard to find any info on work life balance, culture, etc. Any info would be appreciated. thanks! ...
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Getting into McKinsey BTO?Hey guys! I'm wondering what is optimal profile for getting into McKinsey BTO (Business Technology Office) right out of college? Let me explain: I live in Central Europe, have a bachelor's in Electrical Engineering (lot of ICT subjects, ERP implementation internship) from the top technical universit...
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Looking for Skype case interview partnerLooking for a skype case interview partners who I can practice cases with for the next cycle. 2-3 times per week is preferred with ASAP start. I am ~5 cases deep and working as a Junior Consultant atm. PM me if interested! KatB ...
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