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Help me choose top 2 service lines for my Consulting internshipHI, I am offered a position for a consulting internship and now I am given the opportunity to name my top 2 preferred competency areas within Consulting. (Unlike in the US, in the UK they have 6 of them). Strategy Operations Customer Management Finance Human Capital Technology Note that I listed the...
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NYU Student Interested in Consulting Career --> Change of MajorHi everyone, I'm currently a sophomore at NYU majoring in Media, Culture, and Communication, but I've recently become interested in pursuing a career in management consulting. I chose this major when I entered college because I initially thought I wanted to be a writer, but I've realized that recru...
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Help with exit ops. 5 yrs w McKinseyHi guys, first poster here so do be gentle! Ive decided to move on from consulting having done this now for 5 yrs, mainly in the sout east Asian region. Several broad options come to mind 1. Corporate strategy with a local or international MNC (e.g. Nestle) 2. Private equity, hopefully one that tak...
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Calling all part-time MothersThe Big Three consulting firms have recently been making an initiative to get back its female workers. A significant majority of women who spend their early 20s as consultants or investment bankers leave when they have children. This loss in female talent has cost firms down the line and now, they'r...
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Pushing start date to January to get an additional minor?So I just got the full-time start dates from my firm, and am choosing between the September and January start dates. To give a little bit of background, I will be finishing school in September, and the September start date is less than 3 days after I graduate (summer school). So I was considering st...
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Is it bad to have multiple people refer you to HR? (Consulting)Edit: Thought I'd move this over to the Consulting forum and see if there's anyone who's worked on the inside who can attest to this. I have been combing the Alumni Database at my school in order to find some contacts for consulting that can hopefully pass my resume along. I'm assuming the lower le...
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Consulting with 1-yr of Experience?I was wondering if anyone has had experience or knows of anyone that has graduated, worked for BB in an analytical analyst role (think portfolio analytics) and want to make the switch. I've always been interested in consulting and believe now is the best time to make the move without an MBA. Anyone...
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Consulting Case Advise to Stay out of Market?Has anyone ever done a consulting case in entering a new market/starting a new business where you ended up recommending that the client stay out of the market or look for a different investment? All the cases I've seen recommend that the "client" enter the market and then describe some sort of strat...
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mbb?what's the best out of mbb? ...
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Deloitte's Application Salary QuestionHas anyone filled out Deloitte's application section where it requires you to put in a salary figure? They system does not allow you to put in 0.00. I wonder if they use these figures to provide an offer. If so, did it reach your salary requirement? ...
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OC&C vs JPMorgan PE (One Equity)Hi guys, Long time lurker, first post. This is an awesome site. I'm a Junior at a top target weighing two internship opportunities. My end goal is MBB consulting. OC&C and JPM one equity partners. I got OC&C via recruiting and I could get a return after the summer. JPM was through a connecti...
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"Someone Powerful" - ConsultingI have been emailing alums about getting into consulting post-grad and the first person to reply gave me some news, I pretty much already knew, that it would be almost impossible to break into consulting post grad without a "very good connection" with a "powerful person." Does anyone know typically ...
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Decision between 2 Summer InternshipsI am a sophomore at a target with a 3.6 studying Econ and interested in m consulting (maybe finance). Ive gotten two internships lined up for this summer already. The 1st) I would be the only intern at a small litigation consulting firm in downtown Chicago. And the 2nd) I would be one of about ten i...
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Deloitte: Human Capital to S&O Switch? Hey everyone, I'm currently an Analyst in Deloitte's Human Capital arm and am interested in their S&O group for MBA sponsorship purposes and also a keen interest in strategy work. What are the logistics of switching between the two groups? Does it all come down to making networking contacts in t...
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Shots at MBB?Hi everyone I have a very small question. Will McKinsey shortlist my resume after three years of work ex. in healthcare consulting domain (ZS Associates), followed by a masters in management or a masters in management and strategy from one of their target school? Or, are they finicky about the work...
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Murky internship into full-time consulting recruiting?Hey everyone, Looking for some advice/perspective on my situation... I went straight from undergrad into the military and from the military to a top 20 (twenty, no typo) MBA program. It's my first year and I just finished internship recruiting (my prospects aren't so good right now). I'm still so...
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Investment Consulting in the USNot sure which forum to put this in, but I'll be interviewing for a investment consulting summer internship. Haven't really seen this topic discussed too much on WSO, looking for get an idea of what exactly investment consulting is. M&I had a 2 part article about it but the guest writer wrote fr...
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Capital One Strategy Analyst- interviewHey guys, I was wondering whether anyone has any experience/ tips/ advice they could share with me regarding Capital One and its strategy analyst interview. I was selected for a first-round interview for their Strategy Group associate/ analyst position so I am trying to prepare as thoroughly as po...
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Should the USPS be privatized? If so, should Amazon buy it?From Quora.com Question: It's long been rumored that Amazon would buy FedEx and/or start same day shipping in parts of the US. Would USPS give them the ability to do both and dominate even more of the "last mile" supply chain so critical to e-commerce vendors? Answers on Quora to date: Read Quote o...
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Deloitte BTA vs. P&G Sales - MBA/CareerI will be graduating in about 8 months and currently have a few job offers. I am at a non-target school so breaking into MBB is fairly difficult, as was Deloitte (I got in through a recruiting program called MLT). The two offers I narrowed it down to are Deloitte BTA and P&G CBD. 1. Deloitte BT...
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Qualifications for Economic Consulting jobsHi there, I had a question about the qualifications needed/recommended for analyst jobs at economic consultancies. I currently have a BA from a UK university double majoring in Econ and Management, and an MA from a US school in Economics. I still feel that I could improve my math, and to that extent...
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Full-time recruiting cycle?Sorry I bother you with this but I am not from the USA. When did recruting start and end for full-time positions in consulting? Great thanks to all! ...
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Economic consulting case interviewHi, Who can tell me the differences between economic consulting cases and management/strategic consulting cases in terms of the problem and the approach? Thanks!!! ...
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Working on as a Project Manager w/ no PM exp...So I landed my first role as a consultant and first project but I will be considered a PM. I have no consulting exp but years of industry exp. what are some of the key steps or general consulting approaches, PPT decks or templates could I use to prove myself to the client? ...
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Weird Bonus/Quitting SituationSo I took a consulting offer, start date is March 11th. I am supposed to get my bonus at my current firm on Fed 28th. For me to put in my 2 weeks notice, it has to be by this friday the 22nd or monday the 25th. I am scared that if I put in my notice before getting the bonus, they will not give it...
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