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EY Operational Transaction Services or Accenture Management Consulting?Hi! I am looking for advice on whether to take a fulltime position as an EY Transaction Advisory Services - OTS Staff or go with Accenture Management Consulting? Both positions are in NYC. However Accenture is paying a higher salary with a $20k differential. Should I just go with Accenture? Or is th...
worldtraveler_nyc
42 months 2 days ago
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Brand Management Options?So I started to wonder this the other day while I looked around at different MBA's and what their career placements look like. While many of the MBA programs are now trying to get more and more students into consulting practices, I did see a lot of students who decided to go into marketing and bran...
rj1443
22 months 2 days ago
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Summer Advice before MBB Summer InternshipHi, I'm a current 2nd year engineering student (4 year course) looking to apply to consulting summer internships this Winter for Summer 2017. I'm currently trying to maximise my chances of landing a spot. I have a Spring Week at a BB under my belt and an engineering internship completed last summer...
Bramble
02 months 2 days ago
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Mechanical engineering student in London considering career in consultingHi, I'm a mechanical engineering student in London, UK and I am looking into the option of a career in consulting in MBB or the next tier down. I am a year away from graduating, and while I understand these jobs are open to any degree discipline, I believe my lack of internships or ECAs geared towar...
workderderderder
02 months 3 days ago
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Online Case Study Practice Partner / Buddy communityHi Everyone I am an engineer who will be heading to Tuck this fall. I am planning to switch to management consulting post my MBA. I am taking the summer off to travel a bit and just relax in general. I was also hoping to use that time to do some preparation for case studies and case interviews. I am...
bschoolguy234
12 months 3 days ago
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UCLA Placement @ MBB LA OfficesDoes anyone have first hand exposure to the LA offices of MBB, and can you speak to how well UCLA MBA places locally? Do you even have the option to say that you only want to be placed in that particular office? Or would you be dismissed out of hand for not being open to working out of a different c...
djfiii
82 months 3 days ago
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Using preparation consultant ?Hi guys, I am working in IT and telecoms industry in Singapore for 11 years without MBA. I am applying to consulting firms (MBB and rest) in Indonesian offices where I am from. Consulting is hot in Indonesia and other SEA countries now. I studied from Cosentino, Victor Cheng (both are not good I th...
Will1979
02 months 4 days ago
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Transition to industry - need helpI got some great help from this forum in the past, so I would like to get your opinion once again. I've been with a Big 4 advisory for about a year now (straight out of undergrad). I was lucky to be on some interesting projects, some of which were with the strategy horizontal our company. My salary ...
Guy Fawkes
02 months 4 days ago
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Airbnb Your Apt Mo - ThuHey guys - I'm contemplating moving out of my current apartment with roommates to a one bedroom, however I travel Mo - Thu 48 weeks out of the year and would like to rent out my apartment for the days I am gone. Has anyone used Airbnb to rent out their apartment during the week? If so (and you are ...
Bg0204
02 months 4 days ago
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How can I leverage BB M&A experience to go to MBB? Maybe Corporate Finance practice?Hi everyone! Making a few life choices at the moment. I was just wondering how much MBB would value a year's worth of M&A experience at a top investment bank, say GS/MS/JPM. Is the ability to build models in high demand? What would be my selling points in an interview? Is there any significant ...
TheOceanizer
22 months 4 days ago
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Prospects for Fall RecruitingHey monkeys, haven't been on that long but thought I'd jump in and ask for some advice. I am a junior at a mid-level non-targeted state school in Texas studying Management. I transferred in with a 3.0 GPA and hope to bring it up to a 3.2 by this semester, but I have a 3.8 major GPA. I have managing ...
the_original321
32 months 5 days ago
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Tax Implications of ExpensesI recently started at Accenture in a Management Consulting job. I will be traveling for a long term project (11ish months). At my old firm my credit card expenses were paid directly, now they will be paid through my paycheck. Will this affect my income on my tax return? Could this potentially mo...
JJWILL
32 months 6 days ago
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Difference between Consulting, Finance, and EconomicsWhat exactly is Consulting, Finance, Economics, and what are the differences between the three ...
babybottlecop
22 months 1 week ago
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McKinsey's long-term prospects given SEC charges on former CEOWhat does everyone think of the recent news linking McKinsey's long-time CEO Rajat Gupta to a massive insider trading scandal? Here's a link to the story:http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/68c2c834-45bf-11e0-acd8-... Given the choice between offers at MBB, would this news make anyone change their view on whi...
victory2g
192 months 1 week ago
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Do MBB consultants pitch?IB analyst at a top BB here. Was just very curious...do junior consultants pitch? Build pitch books, see clients to win business, etc. Or is it all "execution" where all juniors have more than enough engagements/projects to go around that are already being billed? Do you guys do free work? Thanks. ...
TheOceanizer
122 months 1 week ago
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Dubai Business BlogHi everyone, i am new to this forum to participate. I really like the engagement.Here i wann to explain the fast growing new generation business advisory firm head quartered in United Arab Emirates. Dubai Business Blog is the result of our efforts to give useful information to entrepreneurs and to h...
DubaiBusinessBlog
22 months 1 week ago
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Biglaw M&A Associate - I want consulting, is it possible?I am a second year M&A associate in a large law firm. I am looking to leave law (yes, it sucks) and transition into consulting. I realize that the Mckinseys and Bains of the world will likely be out of the question, however, I would be content on Big 4 or something in the tiers below Big 4. FWIW...
BigLawDaddy
132 months 1 week ago
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Need advice with interview process!Tomorrow morning I have a phone interview with HR at a top 10 firm. My main concern is I've never been through a "management consulting interview process" before. After doing my due diligence I know what's to come, should I advance to a further stage and that's the obvious case interviews. I'm not...
ChicagoCT
02 months 1 week ago
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Two consulting internships?Hello everyone, Was hoping to get your advice on a potential issue I am facing. I have accepted an internship offer from a Tier-2 consultancy for the fall term. However, I have been recently contacted by a tier-1 firm to interview for an internship position for this upcoming summer, which would take...
SafeBet01
22 months 1 week ago
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Thoughts on Oliver Wyman/Last thread on this topic was a while ago and I wanted to see if anyone else had any insights. Received an offer and just wanted to get a better feel of how they're regarded in the consulting industry. ...
oneofthosedakotas
72 months 1 week ago
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IBM Consulting By Degrees or Accenture Technology ConsultancyI am a soon to be graduate in Hong Kong (Bachelors of Engineering- Computer Engineering). I have offers from IBM and Accenture to be a consultant. For IBM its part of their consulting by degrees program while for Accenture its part of their Communications, Media and Technology division. I would like...
darthsv
02 months 1 week ago
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Saying No to a partnerHello everyone, I am new into the world of consulting and to this forum. I have recently joined a consulting firm for a supply chain consultant position. However, it has been 6 weeks now that I am still sitting on the bench. My office has not won any supply chain engagements recently. Therefore, m...
Daniel Albert
102 months 1 week ago
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Accounting Major to Consulting?http://theaccountingpath.org/management-consulting/ What do you guys think? Especially in the Deloitte/Accenture consulting practices. ...
Benzilo
32 months 1 week ago
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2015 McKinsey insight and BCG bridge2BCG status updates for APD/ADC!Hi everyone, Thought I'd start a thread for 2015 McKinsey insight and BCG bridge2BCG status updates for advanced degree candidates. From the past years's posts, I expect McKinsey and BCG to be scheduling their 1st round interviews in early May. Please feel free to post updates and indicate which pr...
Sue-Lee
1562 months 1 week ago
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People Advisory Services and Tax ConsultingDoes anyone have any insight on how to obtain one of these positions within a BIG 4 firm? I have a JD and a few years of biglaw M&A practice coupled with a BS in Economics from a strong big 4 target school. Would it be possible to transition from one of these positions into a more business orien...
BigLawDaddy
02 months 1 week ago
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aon hewitt interviewHi everyone, I am going to have an on-campus interview with aon hewitt for health and benefit (non actuarial) internship. I have never done any interview with any consulting firm before. So I would really appreciate if anyone could share some interview experiences if you had interviews with aon befo...
lilylilylily
22 months 1 week ago
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EY Quantitative Advisory SuperdayHi all, I have a superday coming up for EY's Business Advisor Program - FSO Quantitative Advisory. Does anyone have any experience with this group or know what to expect in the interview? Any advice is greatly appreciated. ...
FrankieDeeps
02 months 1 week ago
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McKinsey Research Analyst InternI am a sophomore at a top target. Through some connections, I was able to get an internship offer at McKinsey in one of their offices in an emerging market as a research analyst. While the McKinsey brand name is obviously great, I'm wondering how a research role is viewed at McK (i.e. is it viewed a...
clav
02 months 1 week ago
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Retail Management vs. Booz Allen HamiltonHey everyone, I'm a sophomore at a non-target, state flagship university looking for some advice. In the fall, I accepted an offer for an internship in retail management, because at the time I didn't really have any strong leads in Consulting. However, now I have an offer from Booz Allen Hamilton as...
1600mPenn
232 months 1 week ago
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Few Question Re: MBB SponsorshipI'll be joining one of MBB in the fall, and I had a few questions regarding MBA sponsorship timing and chances. 1. Is sponsorship a formalized process at MBB, or is it something that analysts need to push for in order to be considered? 2. My understanding is that most analysts who leave for an MBA d...
RickZ93
22 months 1 week ago
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Question about Oliver Wyman Numerical testHello everyone, I was wondering if anyone has tips and tools for the numeracy test. Is this considered the initial screening process? I have seven days to write it. It's my first time applying to Oliver Wyman and I am not sure what to expect. Thanks, ...
pzella
02 months 1 week ago
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O&G Engineer Breaking into ConsulitngA bit of background on myself: Graduated with a Bachelors of Engineering (1st Class Hons.) in Mechatronics Engineering. Have hit my 2 year mark now at a supermajor O&G firm as a Maintenance/ Mech. Engineer. Working for two years now I realize I do not want to be an engineer anymore. Painstakingl...
engineeroony192
12 months 1 week ago
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TheConsultingCoach
02 months 1 week ago
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elgodfather
22 months 1 week ago
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How can I get into McKinsey & Company?How can I get in there? ...
felicity12345
62 months 1 week ago
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McKinsey Problem Solving Test and Consulting based interviewsHey guys, I applied to the position but I'm not really at all familiar with Consulting based interviews as my efforts have been focused on IB. What should I be expecting here? How can I prepare at this point and beyond it? ...
CNB90
172 months 1 week ago
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Case partners needed for MBB interview (skype/in person)Hi Folks, 'long time lurker on this forum. I have an MBB interview coming up in Feb. I would like to case as much as possible in the meantime. I have decent amount of casing practice under my belt from a couple of years ago when I practiced with folks that eventually ended up at MBB, Deloitte, etc. ...
jsm52342
32 months 1 week ago
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First Round Case Interviews with McKinsey and BainHey guys, I am a senior at a Public University which I think is a target and I have just found out that I got a first round at McKinsey and another at Bain and another at Accenture. I have recently started practicing cases - maybe 10 in total - and I am really awful at them. Any tips on how to prepa...
saresnaps
122 months 1 week ago
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MBB Interview - Case In Point VS Case InterviewHey guys, So I have an MBB first round interview coming up in the next two weeks. I scoured the forums and came to find that the two most often cited resources to use were Case In Point and caseinterview.com I personally started with the latter and found it quite useful. I know that many people hav...
YoMoneyMakeMoney
102 months 1 week ago
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I can break into consulting: AM I A COCKY F*CK or do I have a chance??Alright guys (and gals) thanks for reading my first post --newb I know-- I'll TRY to keep it short! Background: December '16 grad (off time for recruiting I know). Non target State School, econ-based major pretty low (~2.9) cum GPA. Pretty Solid (~3.5) Major GPA. Intership at fortune 500 News Corp....
KDH12001
82 months 1 week ago
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Should I do a Top 1-2 MPA/MPP program or top 10-15 MBA program? Goal: Break into MBB public and social practiceHello everybody, I know that the title is a little confusing so I'll explain. I am a professional with a deep interest in how to leverage finance to help address critical issues in the public and social sector. I did banking internship in undergrad at a BB but I turned down the offer because of my e...
Esca
152 months 1 week ago
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CV for a pre-MBA interview Background: non-prestigious state school, 2 years at a F10, white male. Recently applied to Harvard and Wharton only. Accepted to Wharton, expect to hear soon from Harvard (I aced the interview and expect to be accepted). Situation: want to transition to MBB, but would prefer to do it without wastin...
Jack321
12 months 2 weeks ago
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NE M7 to MBB: What I wish I knew, observations, and ask me anythingI attend a northeastern M7 school and just finished first year recruiting, having landed 2 MBB offers and 1 2nd tier offer (ATK, LEK, Parthenon) in an east coast city. I haven't posted much before, but have consistently found WSO very helpful, so I wanted to give my perspective on the recruiting pr...
babster
542 months 2 weeks ago
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Help Help Help, MC HelpHi I am looking for advice on landing a Management consulting job. I have a non traditional career and education path so I know this will be a little tricky. I am 31 and currently work as a portfolio/project IT manager for a big 4 firm. Ive been a PM in IT, Real Estate and operations with combined ...
SLU813
02 months 2 weeks ago
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KPMG interviewed 2 months back still waiting on the offer letterI interviewed with KPMG for an advisory associate position . My last interview was in mid January 2016. The recruiter informed me they were interested in hiring me but were waiting for a project. Its been 8 weeks, the recruiter is nice he keeps me in the loop, but each week he tells me they are stil...
coach23
12 months 2 weeks ago
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Accenture Technology to McKinsey BTO (Implementation Coach)?I'm currently at the Consultant level within technology (focus is on Sales & Marketing technology related solutions/implementations), I have a strong shot to make Manager this year in December. Lately, I've been looking into McKinsey BTO. They have open positions for Implementation Coaches. I'm ...
consultant120
02 months 2 weeks ago
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MBB Interview Math EMERGENCYI have an MBB interview in a little over a month and I am rusty at mental math. How can I practice business math -- percentages of large numbers, decimals, fractions and quick addition and subtraction efficiently? I am interviewing as an experienced hire and I have strong analytical skills. I have m...
VaesAndalus
22 months 2 weeks ago
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Bain Boston vs Bain NYC for PEHi guys, I am applying to full-time and I was curious if there was a large difference in opportunity between the two. I understand both offices are great, but I was curious more about moving the PE. Does it really even matter which one since they are both considered to be competitive locations? ...
dontbugme
102 months 2 weeks ago
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PwC Tech Consulting vs IBM GBS CbDCurrently a senior in college trying to decide between 2 consulting jobs: PwC Tech and IBM CBD. I'd like to hear what people think in comparison of the two jobs. I like how PwC is private and involves strategy as well, but IBM has a higher salary. ...
devva
12 months 2 weeks ago
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Way into Management Consulting?I've done some preliminary if not incomplete research over the industry for the last few weeks and chances of me being recruited by a big three from undergrad is virtually 0%. But from where I'm at, I think there is time to improve those chances, I'm a sophomore at a non-target - barely scraping alo...
aek51
42 months 2 weeks ago
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Thoughts on Mech Eng + CS double degree for MBB?Hey guys, at the moment I am 1.5 years into my 4 year undergrad Mechanical Engineering degree. Attached is my resume for more background info and context. Recently I attended some presentations by BCG, Bain and Oliver Wyman at my university. I had been interested in management consulting previously...
ElonMuskPotatoes
32 months 2 weeks ago
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Junior Associate Position at Mckinsey (Dubai?)Hey guys, Does anyone have color surrounding McKinsey's Junior Associate position? I've worked two years in BB IBD and am currently in the middle of a MM PE stint (NYC-based), I've always been drawn toward McKinsey, and while I don't want to lateral to McKinsey in the US (since I would only be cons...
nyc1903
42 months 2 weeks ago
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2016 Management Consulting Salaries OutManagementconsulted has updated their annual salary post (usually the most read and commented article on their entire site, link inside this post): What do you all see here? Any surprises? Accenture's performance bonus change was pretty striking to me, it used to be 10% of salary. McKinsey chose to ...
John-Doe8
472 months 2 weeks ago
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2nd tier internship -> MBB FTI did a bit of searching but couldn't find anything specific to my case. Basically, I'm a junior in college interning at a 2nd tier consulting firm (think OW/M/Booz) this summer. I'm very excited about my internship, but I would still like to apply to MBB for FT. I had 2 questions on how to approach...
pulpfction
32 months 2 weeks ago
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Mental Math Help, ResourcesI have consulting interviews coming up, and urgently need mental math prep. Can anyone suggest online (free) resources I can use to pick up my terrible mental math skills? What math strategies are helpful to acing the math part of the consulting interviews? Other advice on mental math prep is welcom...
monkiesandroses
142 months 2 weeks ago
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Transition from asset management to consultingHi everyone, I was wondering if someone could possibly explain how difficult (or easy) it is to move from an analyst at an Asset Management firm, to a strategy and operations consultant? Also, would having a CFA designation change it all? ...
KSUCAM
12 months 2 weeks ago
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Mars & Co. - Work? Reputation? Recently interviewed with Mars & Co. and I am trying to find out some more information about it. They are pretty secretive about their work but I know they have a pretty spectacular list of Fortune 100 clients. Now I am trying to get a better idea of what sort of reputation they have in the indu...
misternysguy
82 months 3 weeks ago
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Career transition to Management Consulting from Project Management Hi I am looking for advice on landing a Management consulting job. I have a non traditional career and education path so I know this will be a little tricky. I am 31 and currently work as a portfolio/project IT manager for a big 4 firm. Ive been a PM in IT, Real Estate and operations with combined ...
SLU813
02 months 3 weeks ago
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Switching from MBB to MBB?Hi All, I've been at MBB for just over a year (Mck-BA, BCG/Bain-Assoc level) and am thinking of trying to lateral into another of MBB - does anyone know of this happening? The gist is that I'm not happy with my office due to the project mix and think the organizational culture doesn't fit me very we...
Elron
142 months 3 weeks ago
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How do you guys deal with difficult clients?We've all had clients that are irrational, not open suggestions, and always want to do things their way. Fine -- we're getting paid, and whatever the client says we'll do it his way if he's not willing to think differently. But how do you deal with the clients that change their minds all the time, r...
aaefeasfads
42 months 3 weeks ago
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From MBB to BBEver seen anyone do MBB to BB? How hard is it? ...
dreamworks
92 months 3 weeks ago
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Upper-MM PE to MBB?Hi guys, I'm currently at an Upper MM PE shop (analyst experience at a BB bank) and I've been considering my options for when these guys are going to kick all of us out after 2 years. After thinking long and hard about it, I know I want to get an MBA (for various reasons). However, paying for it is ...
nyc1903
62 months 3 weeks ago
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Would I even get a chance to interview at MBB?Hello, I AM a new user here at WSO. Hoping to get some opinions on whether I should even invest time in practicing case interviews and/or network with ppl at MBB given my profile. UG from a non target but somewhat well respected school in Asia in engineering (GPA ~3.5). Worked for 7.5 years since g...
dareaper
52 months 3 weeks ago
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How best to prepare for Market Sizing questions ?Hey guys, this may sound odd, but I have an Equity Research interview coming up and the interviewer has told me to expect McK and BCG Case interview type questions. I think its most likely going to be market sizing questions although I will prepare for other types of questions too. Where should I g...
2007Grad
162 months 3 weeks ago
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marketing sizing --> simple = better?for market sizing questions, how much depth should you go into with regards to segmenting the question? do interviewers prefer candidates who keep things simple or does more detail = a better mark on the case? for example, sizing the market for lightbulbs in the US (just households) i just assumed a...
packerbacker
32 months 3 weeks ago
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The longer you stay the better?Is it generally true in management consulting that the longer you stay the better? In terms of exit opps, salary, learning, etc. ...
Lawson
42 months 3 weeks ago
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Problem with traveling internationallHello there, I have recently submitted apps for entry level consulting positions but I just realized that I may not even be suited for the job given my immigrant status. i have deferred action (DACA), for those that don't know, it gives undocumented immigrants work authorization and SSN. Traveling a...
QwertyOne
62 months 3 weeks ago
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EY vs IBM - Summer MBA Offer (Help!)Friends, I appreciate your helping me out (on this obviously throwaway account). I've got two offers for the summer, one with IBM's consulting group and one with a niche group in EY advisory. The niche group at EY is close to my prior experience outside of consulting. Thus I'm not sure I'd learn ...
MBARecruitNeedsHelp
112 months 3 weeks ago
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Deloitte Federal S&O Summer Associate NegotiationI received a summer associate offer for Deloitte's Federal S&O practice in Washington D.C. but am having trouble evaluating how competitive it is given the lack of federal consulting info out there. My offer would be roughly $82k/year + second year of tuition paid (~$48k value). I would contin...
birdyc3
72 months 3 weeks ago
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Strategy& Deals Strategy GroupDoes anybody know anything useful about the Deals Strategy group within Strategy&? I recently posted asking about S&, but realize I need to refine and ask about the Deals Strategy group in particular. A partner I am amicable with within DS told me some remarkable, unexpected, and intriguing ...
ccvv intern
122 months 3 weeks ago
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Shot at sustainability consulting? Late in the game -- looking for adviceIm a senior studying civil engineering at top engineering school (think UIUC/Berkeley/Purdue) and have a strong interest in sustainability. Through research, I've found that the best way to pursue a career path would be sustainability consulting. I've come to this decision pretty late in the game (i...
SustainabilityConsult
12 months 3 weeks ago
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AMA 2 years MBB -> VCHave some free time, so thought I'd do one of these. I am currently in my second year at Bain and will be leaving this summer to start an associate role at a VC firm. Happy to answer any questions, although I'd prefer to stay anonymous, so I may decline to answer some that would make it easier to i...
humblebot
312 months 3 weeks ago
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Charles Aris 2016 Compensation StudyFor all who are interested, Charles Aris updated their strategy consulting compensation study.https://charlesaris.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01... ...
ConsultingQuant
12 months 3 weeks ago
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Do Consulting Firms Take People with 2 yrs work experienceCurrently an accountant at a Big 4 firm, but I really dislike the focus on the past...I want to influence the future. I hate that no one values our work. Is the best way to transition to consulting at a top firm to go the MBA route or would I be able to network my way into an entry level job? ...
dfratz
102 months 3 weeks ago
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BCG dinged me after the final round for "not displaying enough enthusiasm". I have my first interview with McK in 1 week...Received a rather sad call yesterday from BCG, where I was told that after carefully asessing my interviews, they were unable to extend me an offer for an associate position. They gave me some feedback. They said they were very interested in me and that's why they invited me to the second round of i...
rekt9876
52 months 3 weeks ago
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PhD just signed with MBB. How should I prepare?I'm (will soon be) a science PhD who recently received an offer from two MBB firms. I was able to postpone my start date for about a year to wrap up some projects that I've been working on and defend my dissertation. This represents a pretty drastic career change for me, and I'm wondering how I shou...
Hughly741
52 months 3 weeks ago
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Big 4 above Bain and BCG?eFinancialcareers published an article where they surveyed 6,500 consulting professionals globally on the ideal professional services firms to work for and the Big 4 surpass both Bain and BCG. The Big 4 consulting practices have gained a lot of prestige in the last couple of years, does anyone think...
city_north
112 months 3 weeks ago
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Best airline for flying out of NYCI'll be starting my FT consulting gig here in a couple of weeks, and obviously want to soak up the periphery benefits of frequent travel. For traveling out of NYC, who do you guys recommend I travel with? American, Delta, United, US Air? I've heard American has the best benefits (nicest lounges, be...
anonone
222 months 3 weeks ago
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Too late to apply for fall full time?Hello, Is it too late to apply for full time positions for the fall now (for consulting firms)? I would be applying online. No contact with recruiters. Thanks! ...
Red2016
52 months 3 weeks ago
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Salary differences at Big 4 top-tier vs lower tier MBA?Hey! I was wondering if where you get your MBA has any bearing on compensation in the advisory practices of the Big 4. Is there a big difference in coming from a top 10 school vs everyone else? Thanks! ...
CRIAC
12 months 4 weeks ago
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Product Management for a non-technical perspectiveHi all, I've recently started work as a tech analyst @ Deloitte, and wow has the last few weeks been a constant learning experience. Right now, I'm doing a Salesforce Internal Training in anticipation for Salesforce client work. Additionally, I'm working on my SQL skills, as the one exit opp that se...
deloittemonkey1
02 months 4 weeks ago
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how to break into management consulting? Hello everyone, I am in first year university and I am looking to potentially find a job in consulting. However, my GPA is absolute crap (2.0). Plus, my school is mainly for accounting and rarely any consulting firms hire from my school. What GPA should I aim for to break into consulting? Any oth...
NotHatingToday-.
63 months 14 hours ago
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Could this somehow come back to hurt me? Last October, I was interviewing for this position at one of the Big 4 Strategy Consulting. The interviewer was late, obviously looked bored, and threw obvious curveballs at me in the case study. He then started texting midway the interview. I was so pissed. So when he stopped texting, I said somet...
Rodgers
453 months 16 hours ago
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Cold emailing Partners in the US - what to write?I'm a consulting research analyst from a Big 4 firm (outside the US) trying to break into consulting within a particular industry (where I have research exp) in the US. Since I've been out of a job for a little less than a year (due to some personal reasons, relocation to the US and time spent inte...
[email protected]
33 months 2 days ago
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Best Public Safety ConsultingThere is a young guy that owns a consulting company which focuses on millennial generation employee retention and recruitment but he really helped our fire department with leadership improvements and efficiency. check him out, this guy is going places and kicking ass.. duncan dynamics ...
duncandynamics.com
03 months 2 days ago
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Best degrees/skills So what skills are the best for management consulting? I want to work for BCG or big 4 ...
Berlot
13 months 3 days ago
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Non-target State School to MBB. AMAA!Hi everyone! Long time user on an alternate account here. I come from a total non-target state school (Ranked in Top 150) and recently accepted an offer to join an MBB firm. Definitely was not an easy process, but I learned so much from this site that I wanted to have the opportunity to give back. ...
StateUGtoMBB
153 months 4 days ago
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Monitor Group - interview with partners - ASAPHello, Anyone has tips on partner interview with Monitor? I have completed the 1st round of interviews (1 behavioural, 2 cases) all over the phone/skype. I am at the 2nd round of interviews and it is set to be 1 hour with each partner - again over skype. Any experience/advise to share? Thanks!! ...
NaturalAdvisor
03 months 4 days ago
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Is Accenture Really the Kiss of Death?I'm a junior at a target school, hoping to work for MBB after graduation. Interviewed with all of them this year (second rounds for some) but ultimately didn't receive an offer, so now I'm looking at other options. I've been poking around here for a while and it seems like people really disparage fi...
aminor
133 months 5 days ago
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What to do after economic/litigation consulting?What are my exit options after being in economic/litigation consulting a few years? I have a CPA and a PhD. ...
spaceship_earth
03 months 6 days ago
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Strategy Consulting Exit to RecruitingI will be starting in strategy consulting this summer. I would ideally like to exit consulting to recruiting when I have a family. Does anybody know about the feasibility of exiting consulting into recruiting? Could that occur within one's consulting firm? Would that require exiting to a different ...
ccvv intern
23 months 6 days ago
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What is the point of going to MBB?Hi! I've been posting a bit on this forum trying to gain a better understanding of the consulting profession. I'm a new hire for Deloitte's BTA Program in Federal Tech. I went to an on-boarding event where they talked about BTAs having made it all the way to principal, which seems very encouraging. ...
deloittemonkey1
293 months 6 days ago
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Accenture Management Consulting Development ProgramHi Guys, I know there are a ton of posts out there already about Accenture MC, but I wanted to get some opinions on my current position. I go to a private university that is very well-regarded regionally but perhaps not on as much on a national scale. In the past I have interned at a F500 company in...
MCdude123
83 months 6 days ago
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CPG/ Retail focused consulting firms in NYCJust wanted to get a viewpoint on which are the good firms to target realistically for CPG/ retail consulting (ex. PE work) in NYC? Please do keep in mind that I have prior work ex in CPG/retail consulting research with a Big 4 firm and an MBA in another geography. Also, I and am legally permitted t...
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63 months 6 days ago
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How do students usually prepared for case scenarios for management consulting?Hi everyone, very new to the forum. I am currently a student at UMass Amherst (second year) majoring in Finance. I am starting to think of what I want to do with my life career wise and management consulting has crossed my mind a number of times since high school. I know only Bain & Company recr...
AndrewT1224k9
13 months 6 days ago
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What are the strong suits (or money makers) of the different Big 4/Big 3 firms?Hi all, I was curious as to what the strengths of each of the Big 4 + Accenture and Big 3 firms are? For example Accenture is typically regarded as a powerful player in the IT Services/outsourcing space. EY is known for its Risk services. For those who have been with different firms or have some kno...
Mrs. Nesbitt
13 months 6 days ago
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Deloitte Consulting - Industries Group(?)Deloitte Consulting - Industries Group There is a lot of mention on these forums about S&O, Technology, Human Capital groups. Assuming that DTC is split into 2 major groups, Service and Industry, does anyone have any information on any of the following and the type of work that is done? Also ho...
Cconsultant
23 months 1 week ago
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How to begin cover letter if you don't know ANYONEI am trying to write a cover letter for consulting positions but given my non traditional background (in biology/pre-health studies) , no known alumni, or direct connections, how should I even begin my cover letter? (After the first sentence which basically conveys who you are and what you are apply...
Red2016
03 months 1 week ago
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Entry level consulting out of UndergradI'm an undergrad (senior) at a non-ivy, good public school (non-feeder) who has a strong background and experience in biomedical research. I double majored in neuroscience and public health. Before applying to MD or PhD grad schools, I am thinking of doing a 1-2 year gig as an entry level analyst or...
Red2016
93 months 1 week ago
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Accenture Strategy vs. ZS Associates vs. Intel vs. Deloitte Human Capital (Compensation)Hi! I'm deciding between offers from Accenture Strategy, ZS Associates (Business Analyst), Intel Finance, and Deloitte Human Capital (Compensation). I want to be able to go to a top 5-top 10 business school after three years and was wondering what you guys' opinions were on these offers. Thanks! ...
Lovely-bird1
113 months 1 week ago

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