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WSO Hall of Fame: Consulting ForumThe Wall Street Oasis Consulting Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on the consulting industry. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews please navigate ...
WallStreetOasis.com
09 months 2 weeks ago
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Lateral from Mid-Tier Consulting FirmHi All, I recently graduated in May 2016 from a target school (think Northwestern, Notre Dame, Emory, etc.) and am currently working as a consultant at a mid-tier consulting firm. I am not really enjoying my job, as most of my work revolves around compliance rather than strategy. While I knew coming...
prudentstudent25
02 hours 43 min ago
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Consulting case101 access Hi there, I have a consultingcase101 membership for 3 months starting from the 28th of August. If some would like to share costs, please let me know. regards ...
wyczes
63 hours 15 min ago
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McKinsey SHL On DemandJust wondering if anyone is familiar with the new McKinsey SHL On Demand test. It is a 45 minute Verbal + Math test. I guess it is replacing the PST. Anyone know the passing rate/how to study for it? I got a notification that I need to take this test now. ...
StevenMiller
104 hours 57 min ago
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Curious what Strategy Execution is? Here are my thoughts.Whenever someone asks what I do, I cringe as the words "strategy execution consultant" or "strategy deployment consultant" come out of my mouth. It's like I want people to roll their eyes at me. So, what is it? Picture this. You're the CEO of a Fortune 500 company - a very large company with tens of...
fftsteven
06 hours 35 min ago
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Here's the response to my thank you email in MBB after my final roundHi, I just finished my final round with one of MBB but didn't get the decision call that day. For the 3 cases, I think I nailed one, one okay and the other one bad. I sent thank you emails on Friday night and got a reply from one of the partners at 4am on Saturday saying 'great to meet you as well. ...
gogonitee
211 hours 36 min ago
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Big 4 BrandI'm currently a sophomore and looking into audit/consulting field, doing research about the Big 4. I came across an article (Google: "PwC brand"). Basically, the article states that PwC is the strongest brand among the four. But my understanding is that Deloitte is the most prestigious consulting fi...
adviceseeker2017
311 hours 53 min ago
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From a target school, with low GPAHello, I am preparing to get into consulting sector. I am an electrical engineer with 3.05 GPA which is the best and first private school in my country. The thing is this school accepts people with scholarship and non-scholarship options. I am a non-scholarship graduate. I thought that I could make ...
Alkadian
018 hours 48 min ago
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MBB process questionSo guys, longtime lurker here. Currently I'm a student just graduated from university with a STEM degree, and while I do have some offers, I sought to try my hand at management consulting. Met with an MBB partner who shared some background with me, we connected quite well and he offered to pass my r...
Trumpenreich
2019 hours 37 min ago
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Digital Strategy: Deloitte Digital (DB&S) vs. Digital McKinsey vs. BCG DVFor the last year I have been doing consulting for a small boutique firm focused on Digital Strategy consulting. However, I have the opportunity to move up to a bigger firm. I'm currently in the process with Deloitte Digital's strategy practice (Digital Business & Strategy), and also BCG Digital...
digistrat2012
519 hours 57 min ago
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Mercer Financial Strategy Group - any insights?Hi, I wanted to see what you guys thought about this. So I am a college student graduating next year, and I was fortunate enough to land a summer internship in the Financial Strategy Group at Mercer. They mostly advise on pension risk transfer (PRT) deals that are definitely growing in market size. ...
leeb91
023 hours 25 min ago
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Frameworks for business partnerships?I am wondering if anyone has consulting frameworks for evaluating business / corporate partnerships? I am NOT asking about joint ventures, or prepping for interviews. This is a work related question. I am working for a client, looking at partnerships with technology and media companies, and evaluat...
aceman
01 day 6 hours ago
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MBA Consulting Recruiting. Choosing Home Office?Hey, I'm wondering how choosing a home office works in Management Consulting recruiting as it will play a major role in deciding which school I end up going to. I currently live in LA County and would prefer to work in LA or Orange County (in the Deloitte S&O LA or Costa Mesa offices). How is yo...
qualitive
41 day 12 hours ago
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pwc mc dubaiHey! I'm about to have my final interview for the dubai office (MC graduate job). I live in London, so I dont know much about the consulting practice in the region. 1- Anyone know the salary for a MC grad in Dubai? I heard it was super low.. but given dubai's high cost of living, will the salary be ...
Okuuy-Okuuy
41 day 13 hours ago
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Chances to get into consulting at RutgersI'll be going to Rutgers New Brunswick's business school this fall to study Supply Chain Management and I was wondering if it's still possible to be recruited to a top 10 firm even though it's just Rutgers? What kind of internships should I be specifically aiming for starting from my Freshman year t...
warraky
01 day 13 hours ago
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Looking to split cost for consultingcase101I just bought the yearly access for consultingcase101, looking to share cost with whoever's interested in practicing cases. There's tons of resources good for MBB practice interview. Just let me know if you are interested. ...
Jennifer007
141 day 17 hours ago
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How to Hold More Effective MeetingsThe other day on LinkedIn, I saw a post by Brandon Carson, Director of Learning at The Home Depot. Here's the quote: "Meetings are expensive. The next time you're in one, scan the room and take a mental note of the cost for everyone to be sitting there." Based on that comment, it's become clear to m...
fftsteven
02 days 4 hours ago
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ADC Summer Programs - Worth It?Hi, I'm wondering if ADC programs such as B2B/AIC are worth attending and why? I'm debating whether to apply (and subsequently need to skip 3 days of my summer internship to attend), especially as someone not concerned about getting a first round interview (MBB interviews broadly for my JD program)....
sk7415
12 days 7 hours ago
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Deloitte vs. PwC Consulting - MBAI'm considering consulting for my career. I've done some research and it looks like the best firms are the MBB. Of course I wanna get into those 3 but I'm also looking into the second tiers like Deloitte, PwC, Accenture, etc. It seems that Deloitte consulting is better than PwC counterpart but PwC r...
adviceseeker2017
52 days 9 hours ago
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Bain BELI got invited to coffee chats and asked to apply to BEL with Bain by a recruiter today. I have a 3.3 at an okay school (like NYU, UNC, Notre Dame) so is my assumption that P(I get an interview)=~0 likely correct? ...
gflatmajorkey
22 days 12 hours ago
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Oliver Wyman Offer - NYC or Boston?Hi everyone. I've been offered an entry level consulting position at OW starting this year and have been given the option of the NYC or Boston offices. Anyone have any comments on how to make this decision? Maybe from a work point of view (more financial services focus in NYC?) or from a general lif...
AllStateRap
52 days 13 hours ago
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Help! Where do I go!WSO peeps, I need help. I'm stuck in a Big 4 Advisory practice that I don't want to be in (Risk Advisory) and am desperately trying to GTFO. I've been here for almost 2 years. I was not recruited for, nor hired for risk work but that is where I was pigeonholed. The problem is that I only have experi...
Mrs. Nesbitt
12 days 15 hours ago
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Deloitte Consulting BTA TS&A vs. Deloitte DigitalHello, I will be starting as a BTA at Deloitte Consulting upon graduation and will be working in the TS&A (Technology Strategy & Architecture) service line. I'm extremely excited to be starting at Deloitte and specifically in TS&A, but I was wondering what people's perspectives were of t...
consultingfanatic
163 days 5 hours ago
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If you could ask a CEO one question to understand quality of his business what would it be? Hi there, Long-time lurker, first time poster. I was recently interviewed by a London Growth Fund - however, there was one question that really stood out: They asked if you could ask the CEO of a company you're considering investing in only one question what would that be? This really confused me an...
AMayBhangra
383 days 6 hours ago
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Best airline for MBBI am about to start a job at MBB and I was wondering which airline would most of you consultants recommend? I am currently a southwest user but their upgrades aren't that great. ...
consulting_queen
94 days 3 hours ago
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Does anyone know if salary evens out overtime if you are lowballed at DeloitteNot sure if this is the correct forum but I do SAP Basis and Security and have about 7 years experience and just turned 30 recently. Unfortunately I was severely underpaid at my last job and made about 80k and recently I got an offer from Deloitte for a 100k with 5k in DC for their Federal practice ...
cats_891
174 days 6 hours ago
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Chances at consulting job?Hi All, I'm wondering about my chances to get a consulting job. Here are my stats below: GPA 3.15 Chem Major (Major GPA: 3.55) Top 50 US Liberal Arts school Work Experience: -2 years, 2 promotions (Business Development Rep -> Supervisor of Department -> Associate BD Manager). This wasn't a tra...
Mmbags
24 days 10 hours ago
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International MBB vs Boutique PEI'm currently a sophomore at a low/semi target (think Berkeley, Northwestern, Cornell level), I have 2 offers for a sophomore year internship. One is an MBB internship in Africa and the other is a tiny boutique PE firm in the US. I've already done a PWM internship at a BB. What do you think would se...
Allday1995
74 days 10 hours ago
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Slalom consulting?Anybody here knowledgeable about Slalom? I've done a pretty thorough forum search and google search for the firm but could not find anything substantial. I would like very much to chat over PM. ...
bio_monkey
54 days 12 hours ago
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How did MBB and T2s navigate thru 2009?It's been already 8 years since we hit rock bottom, but all of that doesn't seem to matter now as the market seems to be on euphoria and when S&P500 have gained more than 250% since then. But I remember those days clearly. I was in college and my business professor did not show up to class bec...
angelpe
35 days 7 hours ago
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Breaking into Management Consulting from accounting backgroundHello everyone, I am a CPA, currently working in an accounting function (more specifically FP&A) in a large industry firm. My goal is to work for top tier management consulting firms. I plan on going to a top 30 MBA school in Sept of 2018 (entrance). With that said, I have a job offer which is a...
yavish218
05 days 11 hours ago
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AMA: I grew up in Consulting and reinvented my brand 3 timesHappy to answer any questions about how to decide if consulting is right for you, day in the life type questions, how to build a long term, fulfilling career in consulting, and if you are in consulting how to gain experiences without pigeon holing yourself, as well as build a case for promotion. Bel...
Christie Lindor
395 days 15 hours ago
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Why is McKinsey not in Best 100 Companies to Work for?Google around the "Best Companies to Work For," you will see that BCG is ranked in top 5 every year; however, my question is that with the prestige of McKinsey, why does McKinsey never ranked in these top 100 companies to work for by the Fortune magazine? http://money.cnn. com/magazines/fortune/best...
xmasboy
275 days 17 hours ago
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EY Operational Transaction Services - Perception?Did a search on WSO, and I couldn't find much new detail. I'm already a management consultant at a mid-size firm (think somewhere in the top 20 on Vault), and I have an opportunity to interview with the EY Operational Transaction Services team. I have a pretty good understanding of what they do (PMO...
spaceandaway
35 days 20 hours ago
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Is Northwestern a National Target?I am a 1st year student at Northwestern University, I am studying economics and am planning to get the Kellogg Certificate. I was wondering if Northwestern is a target for MBB nationally (as in it allows for MBB jobs/recruiting besides Chicago offices). I am especially interested in New York, LA and...
sq02
115 days 23 hours ago
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contacting client?I am 6 months into the job and when trying to cold call a bunch of people in the industry, I accidentally contacted an engineer from the target company (doing a DD). I didn't know the company he was representing was also the target's (it's a strange structure - I didn't know about it until we finish...
yeeboyeee
06 days 2 hours ago
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Mckinsey (MBB) Digital labs technical phone interviewHi All, I have an upcoming technical phone interview with McKinsey Digital labs in 2-3 days (still working on schedule) for software architect position. Can someone guide me on topic areas I can prepare or kind of questions which come up. I am a mid level experienced consultant with a tech consultin...
Bd-Dav
16 days 4 hours ago
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Non target school to MckinseyHi I was just wondering if you guys can tell me if I have a chance for working at McKinsey. I go to a non target school in New Jersey (Rutgers). GPA: 3.3 Accounting Major Prior work experience: -Served in the military as a medic -Lead technician in a histo pathology laboratory -Finance Internship at...
Rutgers143
106 days 8 hours ago
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Restructuring Consulting to Restructoring Banking or M&AHi, all. I am thinking of transitioning from Healthcare Consulting to Restructuring Consulting. Ultimate goal is to get off the road and apply my acquired skills in a banking environment, e.g. Restructuring banking, Private Equity, M&A, etc. I am wondering how well the consulting side of Restr...
consultant 13
06 days 8 hours ago
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IGaO, Cheng, MCCoach, Mconsulting SALEHi all, Recently bought tests from Cheng, IGaO, Mconsulting prep and Myconsulting coach. Ready to sell all of them for $200 ($90 each if buying them separately) via PayPal. Please write PM or directly: pstpackage1@gmail dot com ...
Pst_hep
06 days 10 hours ago
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Should consultants get an MBA? 8 scenarios to consider One of the most common questions I discuss with aspiring consultants is whether they should go back to school to earn an MBA if they want to become successful in consulting. The blueprint that many people have in their minds as they think about consulting seem to fall into one of three paths for 2 s...
Christie Lindor
156 days 10 hours ago
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Altman VilandrieHas anyone that has heard of this firm offer some insight? Nothing in search. thanks in advance. ...
applelover
156 days 11 hours ago
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I stutter. Can I be an MBB consultant?The title really sums it up. I believe I have the requisite credentials on my resume to get an interview at MBB. I'm in the finance field right now, and I really haven't seen anyone whose stammering is bad as mine. It's slightly more discernable than Colin Firth in King's Speech. Naturally, I've...
angelpe
151 week 3 hours ago
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4 Real-Life Consulting Exit Opps of My Former ColleaguesSince I have always continued my career in consulting, I decided to do a social experiment. I conducted an environmental scan through my LinkedIn network. I then categorized my findings into key themes of the most common consulting exit career paths using a cohort of 45 former consulting colleagues...
Christie Lindor
261 week 9 hours ago
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I did a degree, took time off, now I'm doing a second degree but thinking of dropping to pursue consulting?I graduated from the University of Toronto a couple years ago with a liberal arts degree. I became a bit disillusioned due to realizing I didn't want to do what I thought I always wanted to do and family issues and ended up taking a year and a half off travelling -- now I'm in the exact same place I...
GidMac
31 week 1 day ago
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Compass Lexecon Interview QuestionI have heard that Compass Lexecon asked this question in a phone interview. I have an upcoming interview there and want to prepare. I realize there is probably a low chance of me getting this question, but it is bugging me that I can't figure it out. I feel I have a pretty good grasp on basic econ a...
DueW3rkSun
191 week 2 days ago
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Is there HONESTLY a difference in the quality of work between Strategy& (Tier 2 consulting) and MBB? I finally finished the horrible recruitment cycle for consultancies here in London, and have come out with an offer from Strategy&. My question is, is there actually a difference between them and MBB? For context, I was at a dinner and a very senior person said that at the end of the day its all...
twirleight
441 week 2 days ago
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Advice on what to do over summer pre MSc Management. Hi, I am currently an undergraduate studying BSc Biotechnology and have accepted a place at Imperial Business School on their MSc Management programme. After I finish my undergrad, I have about 2 months until the masters begins. I don't have any formal internship experience during this time, just a ...
Dev1309
01 week 2 days ago
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Anyone have experience with the Hirevue video interviews? I am recently looking to go into Consulting as a Senior Associate Level hire and it looks like consulting firms are using this video interview format now? Anyone have experience with HireVue interview you can share, preferably for Deloitte and IBM, but any experience with other firms you can share ...
JimmyChowDawg
21 week 3 days ago
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How to negotiate an entry level salary that is already reasonably goodI received an okay entry level salary and want some tips on negotiating! I have a few offers, but the leading offer would benefit from a salary bump! ...
MartyKaansBastardSon
51 week 3 days ago
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Economic Consulting Sophomore Year InternshipI am currently a sophomore at a target (one of Harvard, MIT, Princeton, UPenn, Columbia, etc.) and I've been offered an internship at a top economic consulting firm for this summer (one of Analysis Group, Cornerstone, CRA). I ultimately want to intern either in the S&T division of a BB or in a h...
sssssss
01 week 4 days ago
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what kind of companies could I look at during my sophomore year (freshman with a consulting gig)Rising sophomore at a target. I networked my way to a consulting position for this summer at a well known firm (think PwC/Deloitte/KPMG). In the future I'm hoping to do project management at a tech company, consulting at either of MBB or private equity. Apart from the consulting offer, I'm doing oka...
confusedmonkey777
01 week 4 days ago
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Is it possible to go into consulting from a Macc Program?Boston College's specifically. Thanks. ...
AtlasJB
31 week 4 days ago
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Opinions on IBM CbD and Exit Opps Just got an offer for IBM CbD. I'm from a non-target and just wanted to get some opinions on the program. I'm mostly interested in the Exit Opps/MBA down the line. If anyone can shed any light on this I would be thankful. ...
thatsthewayshegoes
31 week 4 days ago
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career advice for a college juniorHey guys Current college junior. I got interested in consulting quite late and only had time to apply to a few summer internships. I got an offer from Deloitte Human Capital in the actuarial rewards and analytics department. However, I heard that you guys said that working in human capital is like h...
depani
71 week 4 days ago
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pass no pass grade for MBA and fall recruitingHi all, I hope you guys are having a good week so far. I have a little concern I would like to share with ya'll. I already checked the past threads on this topic, and it seems to me that suggested solutions varied case by case. I just had a midterm for my corporate tax class. I felt extremely sick a...
Westernmonkey
151 week 4 days ago
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Necessity of MBA for higher salaryI understand that individual cases vary, but that there is a major difference in salary/level of prestige between MBA and undergrad candidates. I'm considering getting an MBA, but currently have 5 years of experience in industry at a medium-sized firm, where I advanced from analyst level to directo...
DongtanDave
01 week 5 days ago
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federal consultingHi, I am from Midwest. I got a federal consulting position at Washington dc. It's through a small farm.,subcontract through a big . I was waiting for clearance . In the mean time, I got a job in financial company in midwest paying same money. The midwest company is paying me more than dc. My q...
joenew
01 week 5 days ago
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MBB vs. ParthenonI am an first-year MBA student weighing summer internship offers from one of the MBB and Parthenon, both in NYC offices. I am heavily leaning towards the MBB, but wanted to check my thinking here before pulling the trigger. Having had previous Big 4 consulting experience pre-MBA, there are definitel...
mbadecision123
101 week 5 days ago
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Boston College MSA to ConsultingIn general, I am hoping someone can shed some light on my chances of getting a consulting position out of BC's MSA program. I was just accepted a couple of weeks ago. I know the big 4 all recruit from BC but outside of them, what are my options? Also, I'm open to any general discussion of BC's MS...
Sage Proffitt
11 week 5 days ago
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Post-MBA consultants - What are your plans after MBB?I'm a 3rd year Consultant / Associate at one of MBB, whose having second thoughts about taking the Manager / Project Leader / Engagement Manager promotion in the next promotion window. Overall I've enjoyed my time with the firm, but I just can't see myself living this life for another 18-24 months ...
Reset
71 week 5 days ago
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Capital One PM&A or Deloitte S&OHey everyone. I have two offers, one from Capital One in their PM&A program and the other is as a summer scholar for Deloitte's strategy and operations department. What should I do? Capital One is in D.C. and Deloitte's is in Chicago. Not exactly sure what long term goals are, but want to keep o...
gummy_bears
11 week 5 days ago
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Opportunities: McKinsey vs MicrosoftSo I'm graduating this year and got offers from Microsoft (Program Manager) and McKinsey (Fellow/BA). My biggest concerns are: - I love tech (Computer Science background) and know that most VPs/C-level guys in this field come from engineering roles because the companies are product-oriented (imho, e...
wizplum
301 week 5 days ago
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Chasing Pavements?Hi everyone, Hoping for someone to just give it to me straight. I'm in the midst of a career transition. My goal is to break into management consulting. About myself.... I am over 35 and I am completing my undergraduate degree (communications & IT/IS program, with a minor in business) full time ...
modernday_donquixote
11 week 5 days ago
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Consulting (as an Undergrad) Before Trying to Break into Buy-SideI am currently working at in Investor Relations firm, as a research associate (its basically glorified PR), and my goal is to be a buy-side analyst. However I am coming from a non-finance background (BBA in Computer Information Sys. form a semi-Target school in NYC). From what I have read getting in...
nat8reed
21 week 5 days ago
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Recently received an IBM CbD offer... is this career ending if I want strategy?I recently received a job offer with IBM CbD, after reading reviews online, people hate them...I want to do strategy consulting and one day move into Venture Capital, but I am scared I am going to make a career ending move by doing this. ...
MartyKaansBastardSon
11 week 6 days ago
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Energy budget for companyOur business has save a little in terms of electricity and water. But, I do have the idea to plan some positive changes. We are setting a budget towards improving our energy management. We have plans to minimize our carbon footprint. Do you have any advice on how can we go about implementing this? ...
Sugarybliss
22 weeks 21 min ago
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IBM CbD?I was offered a generous salary and bonus in terms of IBM, but am ultimately interested in Venture Capital . ...
MartyKaansBastardSon
02 weeks 4 hours ago
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Consulting interview in three days!Hi, I have a management consulting interview in 3 days due to a expedited recruiting process. It's a first round consisting of two one hour long interviews - I don't know if that will be one case or 2 cases. Having briefly googled what is required, it has only made me more stressed seeing people say...
timpson
92 weeks 15 hours ago
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Top mining company vs. oil and gas consultingHey guys, Needed some help in making a decision. I primarily come from an oil gas background, but have been in management consulting for a year. Having been there for a year, I'm looking to move and have two options. 1) Major mining firm (think Rio Tinto, BHP etc) in their commercial strategy dept 2...
PriceWaterPoopers
32 weeks 1 day ago
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Can't sleep before interviewsHi everyone, Frustrating experience here. After months of prep, couldn't sleep before an MBB final round and blew the interview. Happened for the first time a year ago, and then again last week with a different MBB. Before both first rounds and final rounds, my body jolted awake in the middle of the...
Fisher19
372 weeks 1 day ago
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How did you guys decide on Consulting?Hello guys! I was wondering on how you guys decided on consulting as a career? As a sophomore in college whose interested in the finance industry I'm having a hard time deciding between what types of internships or even career paths to pursue. So why consulting over IB or Trading or etc ? ...
confusedkid
222 weeks 2 days ago
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Best months to start at MBBI recently accepted a job at an MBB firm as an experienced hire, but currently trying to negotiate my start date. My question here is, I understand that start classes can be important for making good connections at MBB firms. I have the option to join in April, May and June. Which months are the bes...
emanrocks89
12 weeks 2 days ago
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Switch from Corporate to 2nd Tier Consulting?Hi, I'm bouncing between staying in my current job (Biz Dev in large European energy) and switching to consulting as experienced hire. The reason I applied for consulting was to leave to a more exiting place, as I felt a bit misplaced in an old's man corporate (although the money is pretty decent). ...
mr.blonde
92 weeks 2 days ago
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Big 4 Consulting to Corp Dev.?Hi Guys - would like to seek feedback regarding the following potential transition. I am currently a Consultant at a Big 4 firm in their MC line. I have been here for ~2 years and am up for promotion this spring. Through my first two years, I have been on a variety of engagements, however I don't be...
Bg0204
02 weeks 2 days ago
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Education consultingDoes anyone know anything about education consulting? What are some of the prominent firms in the industry? Also, what exactly do education consultants work on? ...
CNI
82 weeks 2 days ago
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Getting Big 4 Firm to pay for MBA programI am a senior at a public university beginning my career in a Big 4 MC role. I am planning on taking my GMAT's this summer before my start date this October, and am curious if anyone has had any experience with having a firm pay for (or subsidize their MBA.) If so, how does one go about communicatin...
JB1995
22 weeks 3 days ago
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AMA: Deloitte S&O -> F500 Corp. Strategy -> M7 -> MBB Bounced between consulting and industry pre-MBA and decided to go back for more consulting post-MBA. I recently received/accepted an offer from MBB after a grueling recruiting process. Happy to answer questions about my path to-date, my b-school experience and the recruiting process. ...
wanna b mbb
432 weeks 3 days ago
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Deloitte Internship Final Interview (non target) mid AprilHi everyone, I'm a junior non-business (science major 4.0, executive leadership in major campus org, lots of data and research experience) at a nontarget school. I became interested in consulting recently and I did a lot of networking and ended up with a phone interview (1 behavioral, 1 case) in Feb...
aspiring123
32 weeks 3 days ago
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pe recruiting on TN visaDoes anyone have experience applying for private equity firms on a TN Visa? I am thinking about management consulting on TN Visa, but unsure how that would impact recruiting for private equity firms or other exits in the future. ...
flourishingpower
12 weeks 3 days ago
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Help Deciding Offers: Infosys vs Cisco vs. GoogleI'm a college senior who has offers from Infosys Consulting, Cisco and am waiting on Google. My ideal consulting job would have been management consulting but unfortunately that did not work out. So now I have to struggle with a consulting path or an industry path. I've always wanted to go into cons...
mgmtcsulting89
82 weeks 4 days ago
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Firmsconsulting TCO ProgramHey everyone, I have asked this question before a few years ago, but wanted to ask again. Has anyone used Firmsconsulting services? Can someone vouch for the quality of the training program that they provide? I am wondering because they charge a very high $ for training for off-cycle recruiting, and...
consultantbhai
42 weeks 4 days ago
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MBB Written Case InterviewExperienced hire here just got an invite to BCG second round interview, heard there's going to be a written case. What's the best way to practice/prepare? I've searched the forum and didn't find anything specifically helpful. Any advice is much appreciated. ...
Mildcats
62 weeks 4 days ago
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KPMG Advisory 2016 Bonus DebacleIt is no secret management consulting--especially in the financial services--has had a bad year. KPMG, however, set aggressive goals (~16% top line AND bottom line growth. Just let that sink in for a company that size/age and its competitors/market) and missed--obviously. The firm had a respectable ...
ZetaMale
112 weeks 5 days ago
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GMAT Quant Scores for MBAHaven't applied for MBB yet. I have a somewhat low gmat score but high quant score. Would you recommend noting this on my resume by providing a breakdown or is this something already the application asks for? Thanks! ...
angelpe
72 weeks 6 days ago
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Boutique Firms - Due Diligence/Private Equity/Venture Capital FocusedHi all, Looking to gather a list of boutique firms with a focus on the areas listed in the title. Thanks. ...
Big4MC
93 weeks 12 hours ago
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Navigant life sciences consultingHello. How is Navigant as a consulting firm for life sciences? Would it be considered mid tier or below that? I like that they hire ppl based on their expertise and experience in the field. I have a solid science background and considerig applying there. Any input on the firm culture etc would be ap...
Red2016
43 weeks 1 day ago
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Professional Engineering (PE) License?I'm an engineer considering making the switch to consulting...before I get my MBA, would getting my Professional Engineering (PE) license greatly help my profile during recruiting? I'm thinking it won't hurt but it would take a some time to prepare for and pass the exam. I don't want to do engineeri...
redraider5
43 weeks 1 day ago
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MBB GMAT Cutoff from MBASo I think its well known that to be interviewed by MBB you need a minimum 700 -- but is it 700 and up is fine, or 700 is minimum and 720 is more so the desired area? And do they care more for the quant than the verbal (as most b school programs do?)? ANy other certain parameters for these two? ...
shorttheworld
473 weeks 2 days ago
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Do any consultancy firms do this?Hi, I will keep this nice and short but I hope that someone will provide some insight. I am in a MO role that turned out not to be fulfilling. I joined Compliance thinking I would be working as a regulator/representing the bank to officials but that is not the case. There is an opportunity in govern...
secretpanda
33 weeks 2 days ago
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McKinsey PST practice testsHello Folks, I will soon be taking the McKinsey PST, and I am having trouble finding practice tests. I have ofcourse found the McKinsey ones and 1 other one but would really appreciate if someone could help me with a few more practice tests. Thanks in advance! ...
OSH1234
63 weeks 3 days ago
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Whats skills did you pick up from Consulting?Again, I've been leaning towards the IB route, but I've heard people talk about how bad it is. Everyone who comes out is always brilliant, but I'm also a little curious about the difference in the skills you pick up. ...
xgozax
53 weeks 3 days ago
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MSF for Consulting, Worth it?Hey guys, I was wondering if the MSF is worth it, especially if you want to get into MBB or Tier 1 consulting firms? I go to a semi - target school which has an integrated MSF program so I would be applying to that and wouldn't need to take the GMAT. ...
confusedkid
73 weeks 3 days ago
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When to start recruiting for FT?I am a junior at H/W working at a brand name credit hedge fund this summer, and I'm both interested in keeping my options open with consulting, as well as concerned about hedging for return offers. When is it acceptable to start asking friends to put me in touch with lead recruiters for my school at...
ThrowingDarts
23 weeks 3 days ago
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New Life Goal: Joining a Corporate VC Arm (Like Salesforce Ventures or Intel Capital) from Deloitte ConsultingHi Everyone, currently at the Consultant level at Deloitte (should make Senior Consultant next year). Been on a mix of S&O projects for financial institutions as well as 'tech strategy' projects for various cloud CRM and analytics platforms for a handful of Fortune 500 companies. I went to a sta...
consultant120
83 weeks 4 days ago
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Consulting Life Style - Having a Pet?Hey everyone, I'd like to hear your thoughts on a ... pretty odd topic - HOW can I keep a pet once getting into the consulting / road warrior lifestyle (traveling 80% of the time)? Perhaps finding a rommie who has a pet? I don't have one at the moment but really wanna get a kitty cat :) ...
HoneyBader
313 weeks 4 days ago
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Management Consulted Consulting Salaries for 2012Think this recently went up -- can anyone comment on the validity of the numbers? I heard Bain went up to around 200k all in and thus I'm curious of the other top shops have done so as well? http://managementconsulted.com/consulting-jobs/201... ...
shorttheworld
443 weeks 4 days ago
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Not improving at case interviews Hi, I'm preparing for case interviews and I feel like I'm not improving. Last year I interviewed for MBB, and I bombed all my first round interviews. Before those interviews, I did 30+ live practice cases on prep lounge. I used Victor Cheng's video tutorials and LOMS. And I skimmed through Case In P...
consultingwannabe99
113 weeks 5 days ago
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Non-Target Senior seeking advice on Boutique Consulting Firms in NYC areaHello WSO consulting community, I am a senior at a Non-Target school on the east coast who will be graduating with an Econ degree in the spring. I've interned at a boutique wealth mgmt firm for the past two summers doing mostly research/analysis projects (finance/equity stuff). I'm looking to branch...
grizzlygander
03 weeks 5 days ago
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Mutiple GMAT ScoreHow do consulting firms, including MBB, consider multiple gmat scores? Do I have to disclose every score or is it permissible to present only my highest score? Thanks! ...
angelpe
23 weeks 5 days ago

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