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AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique I'm one year out of my masters and wanted to give back. Ask me anything from recruiting to the actual work. As a bit of background I did a masters in management and got hired through OCR. I was hired by a boutique and I've been working there ever since. 1 month 2 weeks
The right way to approach an informational...I've been receiving a fair number of informational interview requests lately and I wanted to share what I look at and how to do better in them. I'm a recent grad (May '14 from a masters), so take this with a grain of salt. Sending the request Read your message for grammar and spelling. I... 5 months 2 weeks
L'Shanah TovahL'shanah tovah to everyone on this erev Rosh Hashanah. 10 months 1 week
Ace Greenberg Passed AwaySad to see a legend go. http://www.forbes.com/sites/steveforbes/2014/07/31/ace-greenberg-why-this-wall-street-giant-will-be-missed/ 12 months 5 hours
Retackling the GMATI last took the GMAT back in 2012 prior to doing a masters in management program. I did alright, getting a 680 with a 41Q and 41V. I'm looking to retake the exam because I'm considering going back for an MBA in a few years and I have time prior to starting up at my full-time position. When I took... 1 year 1 month
Learning Business SpanishDoes anyone have a suggestion for a book (preferably kindle or ibook) on business Spanish? Looking for one with a finance, consulting or general business Spanish. 1 year 3 months
Duke MMS AMAAsk me anything. I'm willing to talk about everything from academics to life in Durham. 1 year 4 months
Planning a career in consultingI recently signed on with a small boutique strategy firm that does pure strategy in one industry. I find the industry interesting, my question is how do I plan a career? What are the natural jumping off points into PE, Industry, potentially an MBA? I am also potentially interested in consulting for... 1 year 5 months
Preparing to start at a boutique life sciences/...I recently got an offer at a boutique strategy firm that focuses on life science/Pharm and I think I will accept it. What would you do to get ready to hit the ground running? Are there any books that I should read either on consulting in general or life sciences/pharma/biotech? I'm planning on... 1 year 7 months
Public Finance League TablesDoes anyone have pub fin league tables? I'm very interested. 1 year 11 months

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Fewer than 3 people in a given sub category and...Fewer than 3 people in a given sub category and they don't report it for privacy reasons. 1 day 6 hours
Here's the employment report http://www.fuqua....Here's the employment report http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/documents/mba_recruiting/DukeMMSFinalEmploymentStats2013-2014.pdf they break it by region and job function 1 day 7 hours
State Street hired 3 for its rotational program,...State Street hired 3 for its rotational program, I know of one REPE offer. I had a few interviews with MM PE, recruiting will depend on your resume and outreach efforts. 1 day 19 hours
Your usual suspects on RE TD, Regions, Wells, BoA...Your usual suspects on RE TD, Regions, Wells, BoA, in NC the triangle corp dev is mostly tech or life science, Charlotte has banks, energy and the like. 3 weeks 6 days
Depending on where you are you are likely to find...Depending on where you are you are likely to find the market pretty insular. For example Florida is characterized by middle market companies, banks, there's not a huge finance scene, everybody knows everybody. People went to targets or to top local schools. NC has a fair amount of sell side firms,... 3 weeks 6 days
Give it a week or so. Give it a week or so. 1 month 2 weeks
LEK, ZS, Campbell Alliance, Clearview are a few...LEK, ZS, Campbell Alliance, Clearview are a few to look at. 1 month 2 weeks
It's too area dependent to say. It's too area dependent to say. 1 month 2 weeks
I chose a boutique for cultural reasons,mi had...I chose a boutique for cultural reasons,mi had great fit and enjoyed the area. I've always liked pharma and couldn't imagine having to get staffed in some of the areas that generalist firms cover. Looking at literature/client provided data takes up the bulk of my time, I do speak to KOLs... 1 month 2 weeks
I plan on making consultant then reevaluating. I...I plan on making consultant then reevaluating. I enjoy what I'm doing and there is no real impetus to leave. For people that have left corp dev/strat are the big draws, with an outside shot at PE, IM or VC. 1 month 2 weeks