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"Cluttering up" Linkedin profile?Before I started at MBB I was a college professor, and many (upwards of a hundred) of the undergrads I taught two years ago are now wanting to add me to their LinkedIn profiles. Problem is, none of them have jobs yet. If I accept all of them, they'll outnumber my actual connections (to people in... 2 years 6 months

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Post MBA title, level and industry options????[quote=marine13910]I feel as though it would almost be a step down to start as a typical post MBA track at M-B-B[/quote] So don't. [quote]So my question is, do these consulting firms ever start a new MBA hire at a slightly higher level, given more pre-MBA experience[/quote] Yes, but very... 1 week 3 days
Teach for America to MBB and more I'm at MBB and I do some pro bono work for TFA. If this is your motivation to do TFA, please do the world a favor and don't. 3 weeks 13 hours
Deloitte CA travelWhy would you need anyone to comment? It's insane. A professional services firm should not be having adult employees share rooms. 3 weeks 2 days
Career in management consultingYou're not coming directly, out of school, so your academic credentials (while they still matter) are less important. Your undergrad and graduate GPA is fine (I also came out of my PhD with a 3.0 and I got hired). Your GRE verbal score will be an issue unless you can prove you're fluent in other... 1 month 3 days
MBB (specifically McKinsey and Bain) - direct...[quote="IBTeaching"]For the very few who are actually trying to stay 4 years and get promoted to a manager level, I personally have not seen that done without the MBA.[/quote] There are two guys in my class who have gone straight through, and are now at EM/PL level without an MBA. 1 month 3 weeks
2015 McKinsey insight and BCG bridge2BCG status...No one gets a FT offer out of Insight or Bridge. You go through the FT recruiting process just like everyone else and the yield is about the same as it is for the applicant pool who doesn't do the program. 2 months 2 days
2015 McKinsey insight and BCG bridge2BCG status...[quote="coconutdoughnut"]Also, if you do get invited for phone interview for Insight, does it mean you 'll automatically be offered a FT interview later?[/quote] No. 2 months 5 days
Probation period normal for management consulting?What? No. 2 months 1 week
Training materials from Bain or other MBB?Yeah, that's pretty much a list of things that can't be shared. Not that any of those topics are super top secret or anything but consulting firms generally confidentiality very seriously and don't look kindly on those who circulate proprietary documents such as those. 2 months 3 weeks
Accept McKinsey Associate offer when already VP...You say your current job doesn't have "great exit ops," but a job with much higher pay and fewer hours is exactly the exit opportunity most McK associates are looking for when they leave. 2 months 3 weeks