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Strategy& OfferHello WSO-folks, I just wanted to get your opinion on an offer that I have received from Strategy &. I'm currently an economist at a G-7 Central Bank, and through some networking was able to interview and land an offer with Strategy&. The job is not based in a G-7 country, and is in fact a d...
asknotforwhomthebelltolls
43 weeks 5 days ago
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How much money did you have saved up at 30?Heard a bunch of bankers with numbers between $50-$200k. They are always bragging about how much more money they make than consultants. Guess they forgot to factor in cost of living. ...
xgozax
43 weeks 5 days ago
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MBB First round interview - experienced hireHey everyone, I have my first round interview over the phone on Friday with BCG (as an experienced hire). They told me to expect behavioral/fit questions, and said that while I may be given case-like questions to test my business reasoning/creativity. Does anyone have insight into the types of case-...
hw00927
33 weeks 6 days ago
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From weighing 280 pounds and a 2.5 GPA at a Non-Target, to 200 pounds and an Interview with McKinseyHi Everyone, I've been browsing Wallstreet Oasis for the past few years and I want to share my story and more importantly, reiterate to everyone on this forum to dream big. I went to a non-target state school and while suffering from social anxiety and obesity, I was also facing an extremely difficu...
consultant120
234 weeks 1 day ago
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Experience Needed for Consulting?Do you guys have any recommendations for building experience to break into management consulting? I am fresh out of undergrad from a non-target school, but I have a strong background in sales and entrepreneurship as I dropped out for a few years to do some business and work. Taking the community fee...
Tchyk
01 month 40 min ago
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Ask Me Anything: First-Year at MBBHey WSO, I used to be fairly active on this forum but ever since I started at MBB, I got way too busy (no surprise there). I'm about six months in and I wanted to give back to the community by offering to answer any questions you might have. Some background on me: - Chemical engineering undergrad d...
NoName
1421 month 2 hours ago
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How McKinsey made me a better entrepreneurWhen I graduated from college, everyone advised me not to work at management consulting firm McKinsey & Company if I wanted to be an entrepreneur later. They warned me that McKinsey doesn't build any of the skills necessary to start a company. I went to McKinsey anyway because I wasn't all that ...
mcbites
121 month 2 hours ago
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AMA: Non-target undergrad to MBBHi all, Been using this site throughout my college career, and it's really helped me out so I think it's time to give back. I love reading success stories on the site, especially non-target ones, so I thought I'd share my own in order to help others who are trying to get jobs, especially you non-tar...
MBBBound
501 month 2 hours ago
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McKinsey Who?Stumbled across this Forbes article from 1999 (link at bottom of post). When reading the first few paragraphs, you could easily think it was written yesterday (aside from the salary #'s). Makes the dotcom bubble of yore feel eerily familiar.... " 7/26/1999 McKinsey who? A June graduate of UCLA's And...
VanillaGorilla
261 month 2 hours ago
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McKinsey application processHopefully this is helpful to applicants. I just concluded the third and final round of interviews for an associate summer internship at McKinsey and thought I would share my experiences and thoughts on the process. First a few disclaimers. 1-I didn't get an offer. 2-This will be applicable to peopl...
mopman
131 month 2 hours ago
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Unhappy at MBBYoung and ambitious ladies and gentlemen, I am feeling unhappy and want to share my thoughts with you. Not a fan of whining in the Internet, but I have found it hard to find people who I can open up to and who can also truly empathize with my situation. A little background, I did my undergrad in en...
monkeyoasis
481 month 3 hours ago
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5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started ConsultingI worked as a management consultant for 4 years. I learned a bunch of stuff about business and strategy and operations. I also learned how to sound smart about something I knew nothing about, and how to use jargon to make simple things sound extremely complex. I quit my job after 4 years and while n...
Alistair-Clark
121 month 3 hours ago
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Return to Big 4 Consulting - Comp QuestionWould love to get some insight from people who were experience hires into Big 4 Consulting. I am currently in the interview process for a Senior Consultant level and was curious to see what aspects were open for negotiation (e.g. base comp, sign-on bonus, or anything else thats negotiable that I may...
Hugo Stiglitz
01 month 7 hours ago
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Do MBB firms check GPA for experienced hires?I'm heading into the final round for a consulting role at an MBB firm tomorrow. I didn't have a good GPA for my undergrad but I've accumulated good experiences and skills that helped me make it to the this round of interviews. Do you guys know if I do pass the on-site round, will they check GPA duri...
consulting_queen
81 month 10 hours ago
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Series 79 and CM&AA for Corp strategy ?Just a general question. Would the Series 79 be useful for someone seeking to advance his career and improve exit opps in internal mgmt consulting given the M&A component of many corporate strategy roles? Also, does anyone know anything about or anyone who has a Certified M&A Advisors (CM&am...
Stratguy
11 month 12 hours ago
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Deloitte Business Technology Analyst Internship Location QuestionWas always curious about this. Through my college's career services, we are able to apply for Deloitte Business Technology Analyst Internships in New York or Los Angeles). Are these locations similar in selectivity, is there anyone that is able to know this? Thanks! ...
Duhdo
31 month 1 day ago
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Big 4 office transfer?I am considering switching from a strategy role to consulting and received an offer from a Big 4 Strategy role in my current city (in the USA). My question is it possible, and if so how difficult is it to transfer down the road (3-5 years) from say the USA to UK? I know it is relatively common at MB...
ItoC
01 month 1 day ago
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On the Road AgainAfter being on a flight every week in 2016, I was able to work the first month of 2017 from the home office. Head back out on the road Monday and its safe to say.. I'm not looking forward to it. Besides quitting, any suggestions on dealing with the travel blues. ...
Big4MC
181 month 1 day ago
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Transitioning into Consulting from BiologyI am bio PhD student in a top Asian School. I have recently been dissatisfied with academia and a recent stint solving case studies and real life probing consulting at a student lead organisation made me even more excited to look at the field of Management consulting. As a PhD student I have always ...
som.bio
31 month 1 day ago
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MBB vs. Deloitte S&OWanted to get general thoughts on leaving an MBB firm as a well performing consultant to join Deloitte's S&O practice as a manager. I have substantial previous experience in a practice they are trying to grow and will have strong access to firm leadership. I am hesitant leave in the event a yea...
sulls7981
521 month 2 days ago
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how does a PwC strategy internship set me up for the future?Freshman at a target. Have an internship at PwC lined up for the summer in one of their strategy depts. I'm interested in PE/HF/consulting/product management for the future. I'm wondering how well does a PwC internship set me off with regards to that in the future? I'm doing pretty well in school (3...
saladass
81 month 2 days ago
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Why investment management over management consulting?What are some good reasons that people move from consulting to investment management? I am applying to a job in investment managemet and I am not sure about the reasons I should state why I want to move. I personally know why I want to move but I dont think those reasons are suitable for application...
Thealchemist
51 month 2 days ago
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Where to head to with this experience? I have graduated with a degree in computer science with 1.5 years experience in financial analysis (commercial real estate) and a research internship with CBRE (largest commercial real estate company worldwide). I currently work in technology consulting, and specifically financial data analysis. I w...
TonyMontana83
11 month 2 days ago
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Big 4 wants me to talk to my employer before interview processEssentially, what the subject says. HR reached out to me that they would like to speak to me about a role at the company and that I would be a great match etc. all the bull crap. I am in the market as I am trying to move away from my company due to really crappy culture, and also I want to get some ...
Gooner1714
11 month 2 days ago
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Where can my experience take me? Have no idea where I stand in the industryHey guys, so I have nobody to turn to to get an idea of where I'd end up so thought I'd ask here. I'll try to make it short as possible. I graduated from Purdue in 2011 with an electrical engineering degree, GPA around 2.5-2.7. I had no experience, no network, etc. I somehow managed to land a job in...
MyrenJobrah
121 month 2 days ago
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Anyone ever heard of Avanade?Literally 0 results when I try searching on WSO. They're the brainchild of Accenture and Microsoft, and are apparently pretty global... I guess I am wondering if anyone here in the consulting world has ever heard things about them? Thanks! ...
yarn
01 month 2 days ago
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Made a thing, maybe a politic blunder?Hello folks. Before I start I just want to share that I truly enjoy this forum and I continue to use it well after I have washed out of consulting, for career advice and support. You all have truly been great. I am at a 50 person, venture backed tech startup, leading an analytics / big data team (qu...
MonkeyMath
11 month 2 days ago
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Best education practice?Outside of P-EY, who has the best education practice? I noticed that the founder of P-EY's education and PE practices got acqui-hired by OW two years ago. Are any of the MBB particularly strong in education? I know BCG has a strong pro-bono education practice but that's a bit different in my opinion...
a7b9c13
111 month 3 days ago
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KPMG Discover and PWC Elevate Program Interview Tips?Received interviews from KPMG and PwC Summer Leadership Externships. The interviews last one hour long and they said it was mainly a behavioral interview. What questions should I expect, and what tips would you give for advice? Thanks! ...
Duhdo
21 month 3 days ago
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Market Sizing Question: Fish Taco Food TruckHi everyone, I'm preparing for a final round interview tomorrow. I have gone through some market sizing questions, but one in particular is giving me some trouble. The question is: "Assess the market size for a fish taco food truck." I'm unclear whether I'd give this answer in total number of custom...
Alex-Southmayd
31 month 3 days ago
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Anyone familiar with Promontory Financial Group?They consult on financial regulatory policy (to banks) but it's hard to find any info on work life balance, culture, etc. Any info would be appreciated. thanks! ...
MBB_good_times
41 month 4 days ago
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Post MBA Day to Day at MBBHi, I've recently started to research and consider switching from law to consulting and many of you already have been really helpful to get me a better idea of what I can expect from the job but I still realize that I don't have a clear picture of what a post-mba consultant's day to day would like a...
note7wins
41 month 4 days ago
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Anyone wants to practice cases together?Hi, anyone wants to practice cases together? A little background of myself: a 4th year student, had PTA last summer, and very interested in consulting. ...
frankjiao
11 month 5 days ago
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Accenture Strategy vs. Accenture ConsultingHi Everyone. While I am not working at Accenture, I was wondering if anyone could explain the differences in work between Accenture Strategy and Accenture Consulting. While from a high-level, I understand what the both of them do, Accenture tends to describe Accenture Consulting more broadly. The de...
consultingfanatic
21 month 5 days ago
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Moving from Big4 to Management consulting firmsHow easy is to change from big 4 firms to management consulting firms? Please take into account into your description the experience, and the consulting field (audit, taxes, finance, advisory, IT, sustainability, risk), requirements in studies and/or certifications. ...
guestLOC
41 month 5 days ago
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Potential Major Disruption for MBBI have no doubt that consulting firms in general would be in demand for aleast the next decade. But is the current MBB model sustainable? One of the weakness of MBB worth noting is that the consultants lack the ability to process deep data analysis. Rather my understanding is that MBB consultant ...
angelpe
61 month 6 days ago
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Do you have to intern at MBB before working there full-time?Have a pretty good background and getting the cold feet on banking. Think I stand a good chance with the consulting crowd but am curious to know if it's too late. ...
xgozax
81 month 6 days ago
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Ntru-Favela
01 month 6 days ago
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Big Law ---> MBB?I'm a junior corporate lawyer at Biglaw and am contemplating making a career transition into management consulting. I would much appreciate your thoughts on the following questions: Many consultants that I've talked to emphasized "structured way of thinking and solving problems" as a prerequisite t...
note7wins
71 month 6 days ago
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2017 Management Consulted Salaries OutWhat do you think? Just like last year, PwC and Strategy& are still not aligned.https://managementconsulted.com/consulting-salarie... ...
aspiringchimp
381 month 1 week ago
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McKinsey Internship plus money vs. chilling the months before BB IBD Summer InternshipHi, So the question is pretty straight-forward. How tiring would it be for someone who has never worked more than 40hrs/week to first intern at McKinsey for a couple of months to later on intern at a BB? I would really welcome the additional income that would be earned from the McKinsey internship a...
DinhoGaucho
111 month 1 week ago
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How to succeed at MBB MBA summer internship?To reiterate, I am a student at a M7 MBA program who was fortunate enough to get an internship offer from one MBB firm (which I will be accepting soon). I really want to do well in the internship and convert it to full time. I know that generally speaking conversion rates are high, but I don't reall...
m7mbbnoob
121 month 1 week ago
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AlphaSights Video Assessment and Online Written Motivation StatementHi, As part of my application for AlphaSights Associate Programme, I have been invited to complete a video assessment and online written motivation statement. I would like to ask anyone who has done this the following questions How was it? What advice do you have about how I can best prepare for thi...
slatif92
41 month 1 week ago
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Exit Opportunities: Expert Networks (AlphaSights, ThirdBridge)Hi All. What are the exit opportunities like for a career in Expert Networking. eg. AlphaSights or ThirdBridge. Any opportunities in Consulting / Private Equity? ...
Nils UK
31 month 1 week ago
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Consulting Firms interviewing right now??Hey guys! Any consulting firms interviewing currently? (for undergrad (sophomore)) Please comment/share. Thanks! ...
monkeyjacket
11 month 1 week ago
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Mck Dallas vs BCG BostonWhat factors (i.e. prestige vs. career trajectory vs. geographic location vs. ease of firm) would you weigh when deciding? Also, is BCG an easier firm to be successful / turn consulting into a career? I know they both have Up or Out. ...
BSchooler2018
211 month 1 week ago
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Signs to Look For When Your Company is Struggling and Management is QuietI am set to begin a job with a boutique consulting firm this summer and just heard from some people the firm was struggling with one of its offices and has had to do some restructuring. I haven't heard anything about this directly from the recruiter. This led me to question what signs should employe...
scdraider
71 month 1 week ago
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Can management consultants invest in the stock market?Recently, I've been really interested in the stock markets and was planning on reading some books on investing so that I could pick it up as a side hobby. If my goal is to land a management consultant ft gig when I get out of school next year, would trading stocks be a potential concern for the int...
Pymbottt
21 month 1 week ago
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Oliver Wyman SITODoes Oliver Wyman recruit specifically for the SITO practice? Do they have resources purely doing SITO work? If I am purely interested in just tech projects and don't like doing non-tech work, should I even bother applying? If so, are the interviews any different? More tech oriented? If anyone here ...
hb36963
11 month 1 week ago
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Top Valuation FirmsI know this isn't exactly a hot topic on this fora, and most people wouldn't categorize valuation as a consulting function, but as I've stated in other posts, there seems to be increased interest/traction in the area. The fact of the matter is that valuation groups typically fall under Advisory and ...
Esuric
201 month 1 week ago
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McK Online Verbal reasoning test. Solve them if you can.Hello, recently I was invited to complete the online assessment for McKinsey Paris. I did 100% correct the numerical section but I am not sure about the verbal part for these questions. I took the test the 26 Dec, but I am still waiting for a reply.What are the correct answers for you? Thank you ...
thinjack
41 month 1 week ago
+3
Another round of layoffs at PwC...How accurate are these rumors? ...
Businessing
241 month 1 week ago
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Bain test on CubiksCan people who have taken the Bain online test (short candidate survey and logical skills test) clarify what's on it please? Are all of the questions data interpretation questions based on tables & graphs? (my test page just says RfB Numerical Reasoning)? If there are verbal/critical reasoning q...
SK111
51 month 1 week ago
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Toronto Trading Analyst --> Consulting?Hi all, I'm a trading desk analyst 6 months into FT. I'm looking to switch over into consulting this summer when recruiting usually happens. I've attached my resume; if anyone has any advice or comments on anything I would appreciate it. My outlook on the state of trading has diminished a lot over t...
tradingtoconsulting
31 month 1 week ago
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Mckinsey RTSDoes anyone on this board have any insight into the McKinsey RTS group in terms of comp., exit opportunities, etc. Also how is the group perceived by the strategy side of McKinsey? ...
teshs84
31 month 1 week ago
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MBB Experienced Hire Interviews - Coming from Big 4I've been speaking with recruiters from one of the MBB firms, who said I looked like a strong candidate based on my resume, initial screening, etc. and want to put me through interviews. They initially reached out to me, but after talking more they put me in touch with a different practice which the...
hw00927
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Experienced Hire - MBBI was recently contacted by a recruiter from Deloitte about a position with their S&O group. Previously, I assumes I'd need an MBA to transition into consulting but after the phone interview they asked me if I was interested in coming in and going through the formal process. Is this something th...
BJM85
101 month 2 weeks ago
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Federal Human Capital Consulting Advice / Exit Opportunities Hello, all. I'm a recent graduate with a 4.0 from a top univeristy and some very deep experience leading and founding NGOs in the US and abroad. Currently, I'm leading a project at a foreign NGO as part of a well-known fellowship. I deferred an offer to work as a federal human capital analyst at Del...
mada34
21 month 2 weeks ago
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Ask Me Anything - Federal Consulting at a Tier Two FirmIn light of the posts I've seen here and there regarding federal consulting, I figured I'd give a shot at an AMA. We all know that commercial consulting has all the glamour, but federal consulting *can* be just as glamorous. I say *can*, because it is very easy, in my experience, to get trapped in p...
habu987
451 month 2 weeks ago
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Getting an InternshipHello, I'm a sophomore, majoring in Graphic Design but by the end of the semester I'm going to switch to Economics. I'll also be doing a double minor in Business and Informatics. Right now, I'm looking at leadership programs/ conference for companies. Do you know if there are any good companies that...
amadi5
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Writing Sample Needed for Consulting Interview Whats going on, I'm currently an undergrad senior in the process of interviewing for a FT Analyst position at a boutique energy consulting firm. HR has requested that I send them a writing sample that demonstrates my analytical abilities, there was no mention of a particular topic. Much of the cours...
thatsthewayshegoes
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Deloitte Federal salary Landed a job with Deloitte Federal. Salary 85k plus 5 k bonus. My background. Masters in Big ten with 6 years of work exp. Its lowpay. Want an insight how much Deloitte federal usually pays people with no 6 years and Masters? 2 other job offers in DC is way more but smaller farms. Non Federal salar...
joe123
21 month 2 weeks ago
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Roland Berger vs Arthur D. Little vs OCC vs LEKHi everyone, Can you please rank these consulting shops in terms of prestige and exit opportunities (ideally, for Europe)? I am in late stages of the recruitment process with them. ...
Linq
71 month 2 weeks ago
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Advice on Pivoting from EY Technology Advisory After GraduationTo give some basic background information I've listed it out below... School: Top 5 US Public College Major: Systems Engineering/Economics Double Major, Computer Science Minor Current Offer: EY Technology Advisory in the Financial Services Office in NYC (interned there is past summer) My current dil...
ac3
41 month 2 weeks ago
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What is typical turnover at MBB like?I joined MBB out of undergrad in 2015, and my office has seen what I think is stunning attrition -- 7/18 in my start class (i.e., all the 2015 undergrads) have quit, and one more has transferred to another office, meaning we've lost nearly half of my class within 15 months of starting. Is this high ...
Z.L
291 month 2 weeks ago
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Financial Advisory vs. S&O FinanceWhat is the difference? For example Deloitte has both a Financial Advisory service as well as a Finance division within their S&O group. Is the Finance division within S&O less sought after than the general management consulting practice? What would be the difference in salary of someone wor...
qualitive
61 month 2 weeks ago
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CPA with no experience -> Consulting?I'm a BBA undergrad with 3.48 GPA with my major being in business from a top university in India. I've passed one section of the CPA exam (there are four) Audit, with a score of 95 and hope to maintain that score in the remaining three exams. So my question is, how possible is it for me to break int...
whatamidoinglyf
11 month 2 weeks ago
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Gibson Consulting (Chicago) - anyone have any experience or knowledge?I currently work in operations/supply chain/strategy for a Fortune 500 company in Chicago, and recently I have been recruited heavily for a boutique consulting firm called Gibson Consulting, which I believe specializes in supply chain-focused consulting. Does anyone have any experience researching ...
jogro778
01 month 2 weeks ago
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Can someone explain what post MBA MBB exit opportunities are really like? I am headed to a business school in the fall and my goal is to exit into a rotational program in industry. But I am also exploring other options because well, the full time MBA is my one chance in life to totally change the trajectory of my career. So why not look at what's out there. With that said...
mba2019
111 month 2 weeks ago
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Accenture Consulting vs Deloitte Advisory - Advice on the offersHello everyone. I am seeking some advice in regards my next career move. Any thought or suggestion would be extremely helpful. Here's the situation: I currently work at Deloitte as an Analytics Consultant (for about 6 months) in the Advisory (NOT CONSULTING) practice. I recently received an offer to...
Frannnk21
61 month 3 weeks ago
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AlixPartners - MBA RecruitingFor anyone who was able to make it into AlixPartners restructuring through their MBA recruiting process, do you mind sharing your background and any advice? ...
Humbleton2
01 month 3 weeks ago
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MBB experienced hire interview/case partnerinterview in 4 weeks. looking for case partners. have done a lot of cases so looking for someone who's pretty familiar with the format to do some fine-tuning. any advice would be greatly appreciated. ...
Mildcats
01 month 3 weeks ago
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2016 Management Consulting Salaries OutManagementconsulted has updated their annual salary post (usually the most read and commented article on their entire site, link inside this post): What do you all see here? Any surprises? Accenture's performance bonus change was pretty striking to me, it used to be 10% of salary. McKinsey chose to ...
John-Doe8
541 month 3 weeks ago
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Career advice post-graduation - what to do next. Job or Masters?Hi everybody, I was wondering if I could have some advice. I am currently in my final year, studying politics at a top London university. I'm on track for a high 2:1/1st. I did an internship with, and have a Big 4 graduate job offer in Management Consulting, but my dream is really to do strategy wit...
mutedfrench
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Deferring OfferJust curious how MBB firms react to deferring a full-time offer for a year to work in a non profit? Are they usually open to this type of thing? ...
BSchooler2018
31 month 3 weeks ago
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MBB reading listsWhat books do Bain, BCG, McKinsey recommend their employees read? ...
Anon567
41 month 3 weeks ago
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consulting internship as a sophomore from one of big 4, wondering relevance of consultants in Finance industry outside consultinI am a sophomore going to be doing an internship with the consulting side of one of the big four this summer and I want to know how consultants rate in the finance industry for example is it easy to switch to other parts of the industry, how relevant are consultants in the finance industry? Also I ...
Chanman
101 month 3 weeks ago
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MA Economics --> Consulting(economic)is this a viable route? i come from a lesser known UG with a major in finance, i have no relevant internships or work experience. I really want to go into consulting/economic consulting (nera, cornerstone, etc) but I think i have to rebrand myself. was considering claremont or USC's MA econ program...
Enigmabk
71 month 3 weeks ago
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Deloitte Enterprise Risk Services (Consultant) to Deloitte Consulting (Consultant)Hello, I have accepted a job at Deloitte's ERS practice and my position will be consultant. I have been told that Deloitte ERS works with Deloitte Consulting on many engagements. Can anyone shed some light on how easy or difficult the jump would be to go from ERS to actual Deloitte Consulting? My lo...
wolfsrain
111 month 3 weeks ago
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Consulting salaries in LondonI searched the forum but did not find fresh info on consulting salaries in London. What kind of money can be made at M/B/Bin the UK? -analyst: -assoicate: Thanks a lot! ...
IBWannaB
91 month 3 weeks ago
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Biotech/Pharma/HC - BCG or McK stronger?Hello, I am considering to enter consulting as an ADP, coming with a science background and a PhD from a large Bay Area Biotech company. Keep reading and hearing (from McK consultants though) that McK is doing significantly more in my sector than BCG. Is that true? Anyone here with some insight? Wou...
Alex1020
81 month 3 weeks ago
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MBB Office Exit OpsWas curious as to whether the office you work in would change the opportunities for exit ops? Naturally, a firm working in NYC might be more likely to hire someone from NYC, but theoretically would a person from a regional office have a shot at the interview? ...
aspiringchimp
21 month 3 weeks ago
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Switching Bain to McKinsey/BCGCurrently doing a summer at Bain and considering switching to McKinsey or BCG. Would it be worth it for the prestige and exit opportunities? ...
superman21345
141 month 3 weeks ago
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Industry versus consultingI am a current M7 second year MBA and have offers from my target sector in strategy and another offer from a consultancy that I am trying to decide between. The industry offer is just over six figures and with a small signing bonus (~$10k) (both are under my MBA programs average benchmarks). Additio...
LeeMaj
81 month 3 weeks ago
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How to address/frame cover letter after meeting recruiter/associateI met an associate director at a consulting firm at an info session and after speaking to him, he said to email him my cover letter and resume. I think he mentioned during the info session that he would forward the cover letter to HR but I am not sure if he will also be reading this himself. In term...
Red2016
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Deloitte S&O lay offs?Seeing the extent to which the big D gets hyped here in a constant basis, can a few of you shine some light on why there are a lot of lay offs to be happening in S&O and why campus hiring is minimal? I know Tech and Digital are doing fine. Is Deloitte trying to specialize towards Tech and Digita...
Carmbar
91 month 3 weeks ago
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McKinsey PST -Consulting101Anyone interested in sharing costs of 3-month subscription for Consulting101? Email jhaadya at hotmail dot com asap ...
aj0908
01 month 4 weeks ago
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Crossing between MBBAny thoughts on summer interning at one MBB (MBA level) and then re-recruiting with another MBB firm full-time for geographic reasons? Is this extremely risky / has this been done before? ...
BSchooler2018
61 month 4 weeks ago
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Experienced hires questionI've seen quite a few postings lately at strategy-geared firms that appear to be hiring at the entry level and 2-3 year level for experienced hires. It seems like the application process for these positions is often a black hole, what can someone with 2.5 years of experience at a Big 4 (from a semi-...
Maximos
01 month 4 weeks ago
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Applied Predictive Technologies and minimum/desired GPA?Ie: http://www.predictivetechnologies.com/ Any idea what the GPA would be, assuming you went to a "top" school? (Ivy League or good public?) The standards shouldn't be on par with MBB given the lack of brand name, but they probably have few positions and it seems like interesting "future of consulti...
cataractum
31 month 4 weeks ago
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MBB Cross MovementHi all, I was just wondering if anyone knew what movement between MBB firms was like - and more specifically, thoughts on the following things: 1) Moving from a summer internship at one MBB to another MBB for full time. Is it hard to do and are your chances better coming from another MBB? 2) How is...
james_brown
91 month 4 weeks ago
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Right MSc school for consulting?Hey everyone! I'm currently studying BSc in best business school in Finland. My gpa is 4,6/5,0 and I will try to get it around 4,8/5,0 before I'm done with BSc. Right now my major is accounting but I'm planning to change it for MSc. I would like to study somewhere else during my MSc and now I'm aski...
Fin94
122 months 4 hours ago
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What's the future business model of professional services, (i.e. consulting, accounting, etc.)?Can anyone please share some research, or thought leadership on the future business model and value proposition of professional services such as management consulting, accounting, in specific. The current prevalent model is chargeable hours, whereas in the future, much of the work done today will be...
ShrewdChimp
42 months 1 day ago
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McKinsey vs staying in IBDHi folks I am currently a 2nd year IBD analyst at an investment bank and am thinking about moving to management consulting. There's now an opp at McKinsey, but HR told me that I will need to start as 2016 or 2017 class (basically wipe out my banking years). I've been debating back and forth for days...
fixyou
72 months 1 day ago
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Ernst & Young - Commercial Due Diligence/Commercial Advisory Services vs Big 4 - Strategy & OperationsI have my bachelors from a top 3 engineering college (MBB Target School) and MBA from a top 7 B-School (MBB Non-Target School) in an emerging economy. I have worked with the strategy team of the largest private company in my country for an year post MBA post which i am planning to move to EY-CDD tea...
rapidfire123
42 months 1 day ago
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Lateraling to Deloitte as a BA?Hey guys, I'm a 2016 grad interested in lateraling to Deloitte as a BA. Don't really care if it's federal or commercial, but it seems that I either have to go through campus recruiting to be a BA or get in at the Consultant level, based on what 2-3 of my contacts have told me, and I don't want to w...
throw_away_acct
82 months 2 days ago
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Success stories with relatively low GPAs?Anybody here broke into a tier 1 or tier 2 firm with a relatively low GPA( 3.0 - 3.5) out of undergrad? if you dont mind explain how you got the interview/offer? ...
confusedkid
02 months 4 days ago
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Consulting Summer Internship Applications a complete failure, Advice neededHey everyone, This is my first post here. I'm a 1st year Masters student at Bocconi, top European university. Regardless, I got rejected from most of my consulting summer internship application s. I applied mostly to Dubai as I was convinced competition is somewhat weaker than say London. Didn't fee...
Letmeconsultyou
62 months 5 days ago
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Military- Too old for Consulting/ IB?Hello Monkeys, This has been a very exciting week for me. On Friday I ended up getting the call from my Military recruiter, and was told that I have been selected to be a Pilot in the US Navy. I decided, with my current career "opportunity", that If I can't do banking I might as well try doing som...
rj1443
172 months 6 days ago
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Exit Options from EY TAP (technology consulting)As the title states, I was wondering if anyone had any idea how the exit options at EY in their tech consulting practice are, or any other Big 4 in their tech consulting practice. Also, how are the projects at EY TAP? Are they mostly implementation? If so would I be better off at Accenture if I want...
DrQuotes
12 months 6 days ago

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