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Final round interview at McK - how not to fuck this up?How close am I, really? Who has gotten to the final round, only to crash and burn? And who has succeeded - and why? Just more of the same? Is this experienced hire process comparable to on-cycle/graduate recruiting? I'm especially interested in feedback from those who've had multiple final rounds at...
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Recommended reading management consultingHi fellas, will be applying for summer internships next year in management consulting (London) and looking for a few good books to read to understand the logistics of the industry and also prep for interviews. I'm thinking of reading 2 books: The McKinsey Way Case in Point Does this seem adequate? T...
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Recommended reading management consultingHi fellas, will be applying for summer internships next year in management consulting (London) and looking for a few good books to read to understand the logistics of the industry and also prep for interviews. I'm thinking of reading 2 books: The McKinsey Way Case in Point Does this seem adequate? T...
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Spent 3 Years at MBB - Ask Me Anything Hello Monkeys - I'm heading into my last week at MBB, and need something to do besides pack up my apartment. Ask away and I'll be happy to answer. My Bio: I have spent the last 3 years at a mid-sized MBB office in the US. I studied Economics at a top liberal arts college without formal MBB recruit...
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KPMG Networking HelpHey everyone, I just wanted to say that first of all WSO has the most vibrant community out of all the forums. Thank you to all the contributors. I have a coffee date with a Senior KPMG consultant in 2 days and I wanted to get the inside scoop on the firm. 1. Which division/department is the stronge...
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Deloitte S&O .. social impact consulting? and other newbie questionsHello, I was wondering if anyone here has knowledge of impact consulting at Deloitte. Is this something you apply for specifically or do you just ask to be put on these types of projects once you join S&O? Would working on social impact projects limit exit opportunities, and if so, in what way? ...
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What to do during undergrad?Hey WSO! Long-time reader here, but this is my first time posting. I'm currently a rising sophomore accounting major at a non-target state university doing a 5-year combined bachelors/masters program, but I'm hoping to do consulting at MBB rather than going the Big 4 public accounting route. I'm loo...
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Deloitte Risk Advisory (Risk Consulting) to Management/Strategy ConsultingHi, Just some quick info on myself: I just graduated from Imperial College. Applied to several consulting firms from Deloitte's Risk advisory division(formally Risk Consulting/ERS) . In the end,I took up the offer with Risk Advisory division. Initially, I thought the job will be similar in some aspe...
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Deloitte Risk Advisory (Risk Consulting) to Management/Strategy ConsultingHi, Just some quick info on myself: I just graduated from Imperial College. Applied to several consulting firms from Deloitte's Risk advisory division(formally Risk Consulting/ERS) . In the end,I took up the offer with Risk Advisory division. Initially, I thought the job will be similar in some aspe...
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Breaking into consulting senior year, ex-premedHey there everyone! For the past 3 years I have been preparing for a career in medicine, but about 2 weeks ago I made the life-changing decision to drop medicine and go into consulting. While I am on track to get into a top 20 medical school, I realized that medicine may not be what I actually love...
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What does Meir Ezra teach that is so valuable?Some people feel threatened by successful people. I don't know why. All people who have long term success are ethical, authentic and love teaching what they know. When I first heard Meir Ezra ask the question - What Is More Important -The Source or The Data? I had to think about that because I know ...
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Undergrad/non-MBA masters Interview Cases vs MBA Interview Cases In your experience, what are the differences between case studies among undergrad/non-MBA interviews vs MBA interviews? ...
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Accenture ACG Tech Alignment - worth it?Thoughts on Accenture ACG aligned to tech? ...
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Accenture ACG Tech Alignment - worth it?Thoughts on Accenture ACG aligned to tech? ...
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BCG Technology Advantage PracticeHi guys, A BCG's recruiter contacted me to apply to their practice Tech Advantage, I'd never Heard of BCG having something similar to McK BTO. Do you guys have some information on what to expect in terms of recruitment process and the practice in general?, I guess is the recruitment is the same as t...
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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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MBA summer internship in Economic Consulting One option is summer associate in a BB bank, and the other is in a Top tier econ consulting firm (e.g. Cornerstone, Analysis Group, etc). Econ consulting has better work/life balance, but not sure about exit options for post-MBA positions. Any ideas? Thanks! ...
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Which college would set me up to best land a job in Consulting or Investment Banking?To specify, i'm talking about undergrad. George Washington University: I know this isn't a feeder school but I would most likely get a full merit scholarship. I have also heard that they do have a bit of on campus recruiting. Fordham: Well...its in NYC would this be helpful? I've heard they send mo...
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Consulting prior to MBAJust wondering, if someone does IB for 2 years and then 2 years of PE, will it be a bad move to do 2 years of consulting to "broaden" one's experience prior to b-school, or will it look unfocused in the eyes of recruiters (both MBA programs and employers)? ...
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How long should I leave my GMAT score on my resume?I will be graduating from a non-target MBA program (BC/Babson/BU) this spring and working for a F500 corporate strategy group this summer. I want to update my resume, but I have a question: how long should I leave my gmat score on my resume? I got a 730 on the test, and it certainly helped me durin...
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questions on the structure of the finance departmentLets assume a company follows this model CFO controller- treasurer- management accounting and we have independent internal auditing Correct any mistake i make in the following or generally comment on what is missing The treasurer generally gets money to the company. Generally he has the relationship...
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questions on the structure of the finance departmentLets assume a company follows this model CFO controller- treasurer- management accounting and we have independent internal auditing Correct any mistake i make in the following or generally comment on what is missing The treasurer generally gets money to the company. Generally he has the relationship...
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top operational consulting companies?I am very interested in operational consulting What are the best companies to gain good experience? ...
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Can I break into Accenture Strategy with my resume?Hi guys, I'm dead set on Accenture Strategy. I'm hoping to get an offer as an entry level analyst. How are my credentials? Also, any Accenture strategy guys here? Could you give me some advice? I've been practicing cases and reading Case in Point by Cosentino, Case Interview Secrets by Victor Cheng ...
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Can I break into Accenture Strategy with my resume?Hi guys, I'm dead set on Accenture Strategy. I'm hoping to get an offer as an entry level analyst. How are my credentials? Also, any Accenture strategy guys here? Could you give me some advice? I've been practicing cases and reading Case in Point by Cosentino, Case Interview Secrets by Victor Cheng ...
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