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MAcc to ConsultingI just graduated from a top MAcc program with an offer from the Big 4. Is MBB consulting a possibility? ...
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EY FSO Tech. Advisory Program Interview/CaseHi guys, I have a super day coming up next week at EY. I was wondering what is the best way to practice case studies (specifically IT/Tech within financial services). Any go-to books/sites for case studies in general? I am brand new to this process so any guidance is greatly appreciated, Thanks! ...
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Exit opps for PwC/EY consulting post-MBA?I have an BA in Accounting, CPA license, and I'm currently pursuing an MBA with a specialization in finance. I want to do consulting with one of the Big4 (Deloitte, PwC, EY, KPMG) for financial industries. After a few years, what are some very realistic exit opps? ...
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Oliver Wyman Networking/IntroductionsExperienced hire in technology/strategy, really interested in OW SITO. Though, I know folks in MBB and Big 4, my connections in OW are sparse. I am really looking to network at this stage. So if there is anyone here from OW or can provide introductions (doesn't have to be SITO), I would really appre...
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MBB recruiting at the Texas schoolsLooking for info on internship recruiting at the Texas Universities - UT, A&M, Rice, TCU, SMU. Who recruits on campus and where? How many summer internship spots in Dallas vs Houston? Which school and major places best? Thanks in advance for any info! ...
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Case Practice in HoustonAnyone looking for a case practice partner over the summer in Houston. I'll be interning in the city through late July. I have first rounds at McK/BCG in early fall. Looking to get some cases in before than. I'm an APD candidate (JD) at a target school. ...
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Transcript DiscrepancyHi I recently just got an internship offer from PwC for tech consulting. They had initially asked for unofficial transcripts, which I sent; however, I just found out that 4 grades on my unofficial transcript are wrong, which affects my GPA, both on the transcript as well as the one I've got on my re...
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Exit opportunities to Pharma/Biotech from consulting - Health Advances vs. IMS consulting group Hi, I am a life sciences researcher transitioning into healthcare consulting. I have a PhD in Biochemistry, currently a Postdoc in New York, and I have some consulting experience with startups. I currently have an offer from Health Advances and looking at interviews with IMS Consulting group in the...
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Big Data ConsultingHow does recruiting at the associate level work for big data consulting? I'm quite interested in this aspect of consulting as a stats masters student. ...
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"How some men fake an 80 hour work-week and why it matters" - interesting New York Times articleDid anyone see today's article in the NY Times by Neil Irwin in the Upshot section? Interesting discussion of how men and women in careers such as consulting, IB, accounting, etc can sometimes approach family flex time differently. Really interested in hearing how often the "Ask forgiveness, not pe...
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So I just made final rounds with McKinseyAnyone have any tips or hints about what I can expect? Apparently I'll be doing three face to face interviews, including one with a Partner. All three will have cases. Can I expect that these will be significantly harder or not? ...
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Case Interview FrameworkI'm new to case study interviews and have done a bit of research on WSO and on the web in general. Out of curiosity, how many frameworks did you learn for interviews? I see that Victor Cheng has 4 frameworks while Case in Point has way more. Would you say that the 4 frameworks from VC are generally...
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Resume Review--anybody want to give me suggesions? I'm aiming for MBB & Big 4 Management/Strategy Consulting. ...
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Breaking into consulting a year outHi all, I am about a year into my first job at a research and advisory firm working specifically in tech. Coming out of a target school, I had interviews at the all the Big4, Accenture, etc, but didn't lock anything up the first time around. Looking to break into a Big4 advisory, but not sure what ...
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From Chinese Expat to Management ConsultantHello, I'm a long time reader and first time poster. I'll try to keep this succinct while not leaving out any needed details. Situation: I'm heavily interested in pursuing a management consultant career and am unsure of the best path forward. Background: I'm a 25-year old American expat working as a...
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Background Check - Freaking out right now Hi - long story short. I have accepted an offer and am now going through the application process with a top consulting firm (if I need to be more specific, I will via private message, just don't want to post here). I have two misdemeanors on my record, nothing related to theft or fraud - is this an ...
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Interesting groups in PwC AdvisoryHey everyone - curious about your personal opinions on this one: what groups do you think are doing the most interesting work within PwC Advisory? I'm in the process for a couple of different positions, but thus far I haven't gotten a very clear idea about what options there might be across the fir...
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MBB vs Fundamental Investing Asset Manager: Learning, Pitfalls and Exit OpsHow do you view an MBB analyst program vs an investment analyst at an asset manager for a Pre-MBA candidate? Specifically, experience at a value investing shop managing close to $3Bn vs a vanilla MBB analyst gig. On the face of it, MBB has the edge with brand and exit ops, while the AM offers a bett...
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Research Analyst at McKinsey OR Advisory Consultant Program at EYHi, I have two offers, one from McKinsey as a research analyst, and the other as a consultant in the advisory consultant program at EY. I want to become a consultant, (it's a long story why I didn't apply for a consulting role at McKinsey). McKinsey Pros: office environment is much better than EY, p...
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Periscope Analyst = Business Analyst at McK??Seen on LinkedIn a few times recently people's titles being "Business Analyst at McKinsey & Co., but if you look at their experience section, they say "Periscope Analyst at McKinsey Solutions. I was always under the impression that working for McKinsey Solutions does not equal working for McKin...
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Case Study BuddiesHi, I'm looking for serious case study buddies over Skype - looking to go through at least 30 cases together over the next 3 months (too ambitious?) My background: I have 0 case study experience, 2 consulting projects experience. From target school. Has some case study books I can share that we can...
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Wrong decision? Hi, I'm a second year undergrad at a target and I'll be interning at a strategy consulting firm this summer. I rather not reveal the firm but it's in the same league as Monitor/OW/Strategy& etc. During recruitment I was debating between applying for banking (most likely IBD) or strategy consulti...
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BCG Bridge to Consulting Externship InterviewI'm interviewing for BCG's bridge to consulting externship later this month. I was wondering if anyone had gone through the interview process or had an idea of what it was like. I know there's a case involved but that's all the information I current have. I would really appreciate any information yo...
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Boutique management consulting firm or Big4 transaction advisory: Which one if planning to pursue MBA after 3years?Hi everyone, I am curious about your opinion on which offer to choose between a boutique global management consulting firm and Big4 transaction advisory. I have a plan of going to a business school in 3 years. Thanks! ...
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How to prepare for consulting full-time recruitingHi everyone, I am currently a junior at a semi-target. Unfortunately I didn't land an IBD SA internship, but I will be interning at a fortune 100 company in the insurance industry. I know that IBD FT recruiting might be extremely hard, so I am thinking more about consulting full-time recruiting in ...
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