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Citi consumer banking vs EY consultingI'm considering the above two opportunities and my area is big data consulting. Can anyone shed some light on the two companies and specifically what is the work/ growth environment for Citi's Consumer banking business? ...
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MBA CasesPlease suggest me a good catalogue of MBA cases that i can refer as practice before diving in the MBA market for consulting career ...
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Wharton case bookFriends: Anywhere I can actually print the Wharton/Ross/Kellogg etc case books? Only link that I found is all secure PDF's. ...
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FTI Consulting InterviewHi everyone, A little background - 2nd year associate in Big 4 assurance practice trying to make the move into the consulting world. Have a phone interview with a consultant and video interview with a director next week. If anyone has any tips, suggestions, or can give me a brief overview of how th...
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Consulting Resume Review - M7 Pre-MBA (Please Help!)Friends, I'm looking for a little resume guidance. I'm applying to a few pre-MBA programs and can't utilize career services at my MBA program yet. I don't want to hand in a piece of cr*p that comes back to bite me in recruiting season. A few things I left off: My undergrad was my second universi...
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Consulting Resume Review - M7 Pre-MBA (Please Help!)Friends, I'm looking for a little resume guidance. I'm applying to a few pre-MBA programs and can't utilize career services at my MBA program yet. I don't want to hand in a piece of cr*p that comes back to bite me in recruiting season. A few things I left off: My undergrad was my second universi...
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How would you solve this case?Our client is a ski company. At one of their ski parks, they are facing long queues at the ski lifts. They would like us to reduce the amount of time their customers spend waiting. In order to do so, the company would like us to investigate two ski lift alternatives: 1) Installing a Faster Ski Lift ...
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Looking for a partner to practice case interviewsHello, I just started with my case interview prep and I'm looking to partner with someone to practice cases. Anyone interested? ...
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Blog/Resumesorry if this is in the wrong forum Hi everyone, I'm creating my linkedin profile and I saw some people link a personal website in their profile. This is usually a blog/resume and it seems to give a little more of a person's personality and in depth explanation of work experience including slide sho...
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What is the difference between Deloitte S&O - Finance (M&A) and Deloitte Corporate Finance?[Note: This is my first time posting. I promised I tried the search function first.] I'm trying to figure out the differences between two groups at Deloitte: Strategy & Operations (Mergers & Acquisitions function) and corporate finance. I understand that S&O is part of their management c...
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Asking to be considered for a different officeI have a second round interview scheduled with a boutique firm. (I am finishing my PhD and their work is right up my alley.) Thing is, for personal reasons (i.e., my partner has just received an offer they can't refuse elsewhere) I would like to be considered for their office in another EU country i...
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Case Study PartnerLooking for a case study partner to crank through cases over the next several weeks. About me: I have ~3 years of experience as a tech investor and am now transitioning to strategy/PM roles in industry. These roles tend to be case-study heavy thus the need for a practice partner. Please PM me if in...
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LOMS - Victor ChengHello I am preparing case studies interview, considering applying in 2012. I have read Case In Point, and working on Vault and Ace Your Case books. I am wondering whether Victor Cheng's Look Over My Shoulder video is useful? Many thanks ...
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Applying to MBB europe offices from the USHey you guys, I'm a 4th year PhD student in biomedical engineering trying to explore her career options. Could some of you comment on applicants from the US applying to European offices (amsterdam/brussels/london)? I did my undergrad at an ivy league school and currently doing my PhD at the top 15 u...
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Is consulting or finance realistic for me?Several of my friends have told me that they think I would like consulting and that I'd be good at it, but I don't see how I'd be a viable candidate anywhere. I graduated with an Econ degree from HYP but, due to depression related struggles, I ended up with a 2.7 and a very light resume. I'm just tr...
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Economist Exit Opps into ConsultingOffered Economist role by a global economic consultancy & forecasting company in NYC out of undergrad. The role evaluates and publishes monthly US Economic Forecasts and publishes a number of industry level reports outlining economic risks, etc. I'm interested to hear of anyone's career progres...
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ZS Associates or Analyst at Tech Startup?Hi all, First post, feedback very much appreciated! Really torn between two great full-time options right now - a business analyst at ZS, or a client service analyst role at Medallia (a customer feedback/research SaaS startup). I have a very strong interest in the tech industry and am aiming to be i...
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Best headhunting/recruiting/search firms for ex-consultants?Anyone have recommendations for who to reach out to? I've heard Glocap is good. ...
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Final Round Consulting Interview in 3 days, I've never done a caseHey everyone. I've been applying to consulting jobs just to see and I've gotten actually quite a few responses. One of the firms has expedited me to final round interview in 3 days. What should I do to prepare? I have never done a case in my life and I'm not from a quant background. ...
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Big 3 consulting drug testI know there are other forums about this. I am just curious if anybody has information regarding drug tests at the MBB consulting firms, for a summer internship. I've read that testing is sometimes case-specific, and not firm-wide. Just want to have as much info as possible and be prepared for every...
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Hesitating between 2 jobsHi everyone, I'm currently faced with a choice between 2 jobs in consulting : - strategy consultant (junior) in a boutique or Tier 2 player (no M/B/B) - strategy analyst for a leading IT consultancy (think Accenture, Capgemini, ...) : not a consultant, but working with the Group Management Board on ...
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First phone call with HR this weekAt a management consulting firm. Not first or second tier based on what I've read on this part of WSO. My friend is a senior consultant and forwarded my rés over, and a day later I was contacted. I would like to know what I should do to prepare for it other than the normal due diligence stuff (rece...
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CANADA needs advice, Accenture vs OthersExperienced monkeys, I've been a long time lurker and now I need your wise advice. Goal: 3-4 years of experience to get M7 MBA and/or MBB Background: -Engineering undergrad graduating at the end of the year -Project management w/ top 3 Oil & Gas (e.g Shell/Exxon/Chevron) -Project Management w/ c...
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Should I interview with MBB after signing contract with new small consulting firm?Hi all I am just about to finish my Master's and have signed a contract with a newly started consulting firm (who gave me quite a short time to make my decision). After I signed, I received a call from one of the Big Three consulting firms, asking me to come in and interview with them. I initially ...
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BCG in EuropeI noticed BCG was very low on the vault Best european consulting companies list (No. 21). Any ideas on why this is or how BCG is perceived in Europe? I am from Holland and what I can see the Amsterdam office is doing very good and also is right up there with Mck and Bain. http://www.vault.com/ranki...
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