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3 Years Management Consulting to Passive Income and VC - AMA

KevinJon

Hi Community, after a short stop at Rocket Internet I have been working for a management consultancy for 3 years. During that time I founded a Venture Capital Funding Accelarator and built passive income which is why a couple of days ago I quit my job as a consultant. As a next step, I'm going ...

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BCG Gamma Final round On site interview

prob_champ

Could you anyone share any insight / experience they had with the final round full time Data Scientist interview for BCG Gamma? I am invited for the same, your inputs would be highly valuable and appreciated. ...

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McKinsey (London) Vs BCG (London)

M18c22

Hi WSO community I have been fortunate to receive offers from McKinsey and BCG (London) and wondered what advice there may be on which to accept. My experiences of all firms is very very positive. I have no niche interests industry wise and am excited by the variety and opportunity to take on a ge...

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Northwestern vs Cornell for a career in management consulting(aiming for MBB or T2)

ThePiedPiper

Is management consulting recruiting stronger at Northwestern or Cornell? It seems that Boston Consulting and Bain don't recruit at Cornell, while all three MBBs recruit at Northwestern. However, Cornell has that Ivy brand, and still does pretty well....

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Strategy& Recovery

ansible

Hello, Would anyone have a good view on the current state of Strategy&? We've all heard the horror stories of the alleged mass exodus of partners and the overstaffing and subsequent layoffs, but those events (if they happened at all) seem to be from 2016 or so. Where are they now, in terms of str...

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Accenture Strategy VS Consulting

longleytimothy

In process of applying to internships at Accenture. What's the difference between strategy and consulting divisions?...

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S& vs OC&C in London

Sportsfanatic

Hi guys, I was just wondering if there might happen to be strong opinions on this? I don't really know what I want to do going into the future! My impression was that S& did a broader array of work but that the OC&C brand/exit opps might be better? I realise I'm in a very lucky position but any h...

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IT Consulting Services

mariasmith000019

Hello, we are providing IT services and looking for some help here. We need expert advice related to new technologies like Apigee and Infor etc....

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MPP Growth Equity Job Posting

hdittman

Main Post Partners, a consumer-focused growth equity firm, is seeking an Analyst to join its investment team in early 2019. Firm Overview Main Post Partners is a San Francisco-based private equity firm with deep experience investing in growth companies across the consumer value chain. In November ...

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2017 Management Consulted Salaries Out

aspiringchimp

What do you think? Just like last year, PwC and Strategy& are still not aligned. https://managementconsulted.com/consulting-salaries/2017-management-consulting-salaries-for-undergraduate-mba-interns/ Mod Note (Andy): top 50 posts of 2017, this one ranks #21 (based on # of silver bananas) ...

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Why is there no 70-100% year end bonus in consulting post MBA like they have in IB?

jnhadekjs

With all the high fees they receive for engagements even with smaller firms, I'd assume they'd at least a little more than IB. Is it why there's a high turnover in consulting as compared to IB (because they're not compensated well)?...

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BCG test

Will128

Would anyone mind sharing their BCG test practice tests? The one I found in mconsultingprep costs $169 for 5 tests. I don't mind sharing the fees. ...

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Is Strategy& Going to Ruin My Future?

Empyreal

Hello everyone, I'm a long-time lurker and rising undergrad Junior at a semi-target who's received an internship offer for Summer 2018 from Strategy&. The only catch is that the offer expires on October 1st. I'm still going to apply to MBB, but in the case that they reject me or that they can't give...

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Treasury Advisory

trippycannon

Does anyone have any experience with Treasury Advisory, either with a Big 4 or more specialized firm? I'm curious about the types of projects they're brought in for, hours, travel, exit opps, etc. I currently work in corporate treasury on the capital markets/strategy side for a tech company. I enjo...

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Question on Mckinsey valuation DCF model

petesurfer

Hi hello, I've just discovered the forum, and have the following question. I'm reading Mckinsey's book ("Valuation: Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies"), which I find outstanding. One of the chapters of the book, goes thoroughly though a real case valuation of global brewer Heineken. I on...

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Corp. Strategy Offer - 72K in NYC?

Troy T

Just received a corporate strategy offer fresh out of undergrad in NYC with a Fortune 50 company. The team is pretty small and seems elite, reporting to the CEO. Their offer is only 72K though, which seems really small in a city like NYC. Is this normal?...

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London School of Economics for Consulting in Asia

rocket77450

Asking for a friend applying to college here: How well regarded is the London School of Economics in the consulting industry, especially in Asian countries such as Hong Kong and Singapore? Would his major at the London School of Economics matter (entry requirements and acceptance rates are differen...

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Northwestern for Management Consulting in Asia

rocket77450

I am a student at Northwestern planning to pursue a career in management consulting in the United States and potentially in Hong Kong or Singapore. I know that Northwestern is a major target for MBB (and most, if not all, consulting firms)'s Chicago offices, but what is its reputation like in Hong K...

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Venture Capital vs MBB

Tobi-sam

Which would be the better choice coming out of undergrad? In terms of someone who isn't 100% sure where his career is headed, so exit ops and career prospects....

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Attempting to Enter Consulting – No First-Round Interviews Despite Referrals?

jogro778

I’d like to reach out to this forum for some advice, as I am currently in a tough position as I look to enter consulting. For a few months, I have been trying to enter the management consulting industry. I went to a target public school (top 15 undergraduate business school) and started my caree...

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LOMS Cost Splitting

Harvey Reginald Specter

Hi everyone, I am a Senior Aerospace Engineer student interviewing at BCG in January. I am buying LOMS this week so if someone would like to split costs it would be great, since I think the cost is too high, specially for a student. ...

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I got rejected after the first round of McKinsey interview. My only career plan was to work at McKinsey. What can I do?

Muscleman

Working at McKinsey was my only career plan since my early years of undergraduate studies. I studied a lot, practised a lot. However, I couldn't succeed, Things went wrong and I got nervous during the interview. I couldn't show my ability to crack the cases. I was devastated at the end of the interv...

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McKinsey PEI questions?

df86

Hello, I had first rounds at McKinsey last week. Made it through but I think my PEI answers were the weak point. Although I knew that would go in depth I wasn't really prepared for how much and I had to spend way too much time thinking and trying to recall details. I'd like to make a list of stand...

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Rejected by Deloitte and EY - no chance for an offer at MBB?

KelVarnsen

I was rejected from Deloitte and EY - Is this an indicator that I will never get an offer from an MBB? ...

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