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Does school pedigree matter after getting the job?

healthguy15

I read that firms are considering hiring more and more consultants from different backgrounds and non-target schools. However, does being from a non-target background affect your opportunities to advance after getting hired? I'm asking because I notice that most of the highlighted employees...

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AMA: 2.5 years @ MBB post PhD

Hughly741

I appreciated the info I got from this forum when I was applying so figured I’d pay it forward. **** Briefly about me: * I am a PhD at an <abbr title="McKinsey, Bain and BCG">MBB</abbr> in N Europe * Joined ~2.5 years ago as entry level (think BA/A/AC) * ...

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AMA: Three years of MBB leaving for PE in NYC

luckytaleb

Have lurked on here since undergrad so posting here in case I can be helpful. **Before MBB**: Went to a target state school (think Berkeley, Michigan, etc) and studied computer science. Interned at <abbr title="McKinsey, Bain and BCG">MBB</abbr>, some tech companies...

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Small Private Consulting firm to T2 and above

daniell2

Hello, So I am a recent graduate (BS in Statistics and Machine Learning), and I got into consulting late, and I ended up taking an offer recently at a small private consulting firm, but based on what I studied and my current interests, I want to go into data analytics/science consulting, which my c...

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Deloitte S&O Brand

Awilo11

Undergrad considering full time offers one of which being Deloitte S&O in a non-top choice city (think Atlanta, Dallas, Houston). Is S&O truly the next best thing after MBB? What has given this firm such a high reputation? Does the Deloitte brand create that much better opportunities in terms of exi...

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For financial consulting role: Corporate finance FMVA or WSP premium package

dgo1471944

Dear fellows, Currently im working in management consulting and for 2019 i will be doing some financial management projects for f500 companies. My current knowledge on finance is pretty basic so my question is the following which online certification or course would you recommend for me to take to ...

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Tier list of Target Schools for MBB and T2 firms?

ThePiedPiper

Which schools out of the "targets" have absolutely the best representation and recruiting opportunities for management consulting? Which schools are top tier and which are second tier?...

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Favorite consulting blogs?

starwood2012

Are there any blogs that consultants / aspiring consultants would enjoy reading? ...

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Received IBM offer (having trouble with choosing location and need advice)

snm2018

Hi all, I just recently received an offer from IBM as a Business Consultant for their Chicago office. My first choice was for NYC since I am from the NYC/NJ area and also wanted to stay near NJ because a family circumstance. I asked my recruiter if I can change to NYC and she put in a request and I...

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Which offer is better: EY or ZS for consulting?

notsure97

Hey guys. Trying to decide on an offer between EY Business Advisory and ZS Strategy Insights and Planning (main consulting) role. Pay and location at ZS is significantly better but I'm not too concerned with that. I'm mainly concerned with prestige and what looks better/exit opps. I know that EY is ...

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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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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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