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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. 2 weeks 2 days
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... 4 months 2 weeks
L'Shanah TovahL'shanah tovah to everyone on this erev Rosh Hashanah. 9 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/ 11 months 2 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 4 weeks
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 2 months
Duke MMS AMAAsk me anything. I'm willing to talk about everything from academics to life in Durham. 1 year 3 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 4 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 6 months
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Not hear back after background check is completed?Give it a week or so. 2 weeks 7 hours
AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique LEK, ZS, Campbell Alliance, Clearview are a few to look at. 2 weeks 18 hours
AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique It's too area dependent to say. 2 weeks 20 hours
AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique 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... 2 weeks 20 hours
AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique 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. 2 weeks 1 day
AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique When I think of IMS I think more of their reports and Rx level data than I do their consulting arm and I can't say I've run into them. For lateral hires people either have stellar resumes e.g. corp dev at an acquisitive company, corp strat, IB or have a referral. I'd reach out to people that are in... 2 weeks 1 day
AMA: AC/BA level consultant at a boutique Life sciences and pharma management consulting, which does only strategy, no operations work. In the space we are well known so it's not too much of a concern. 2 weeks 2 days
Post MBA Corporate Development and Strategy...A friend took a corporate strategy role with a manager title in a tier 2 southern city and is at 110 plus bonus. This was after a BA/AC level management consulting position at a boutique. 2 weeks 5 days
I'm in a career desert and don't know...I would start networking, you need to get a corporate gig of some sort. Start with your school netwok and go from there. 2 months 3 days
How early can you (reasonably) start doing...For decent boutiques maybe as early as after freshman year, but those positions are rare as hens' teeth, take any relevant internship and network hard. 2 months 3 days