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McKinsey Insight, Bain Advantage, Bridge2BCG 2019 For ADP

mvmv

Here the new topic for this year McKinsey Insight, Bain Advantage and bridge2BCG, Connect to ClearView, Path to Putnam and Clarion PROPEL status updates for advanced degree candidates. Please feel free to post updates!

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Ways to get into health care/medical consulting as a recent finance graduate?

Orangutndm

Dear <abbr title="Wall Street Oasis">WSO</abbr> I am working as a back-office (*shudders*) analyst at a bank. I wanted to get my foot into medical services/consulting when I was an undergraduate student, but somewhere along the way I forgot my goals and am squandering my...

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Offer comparison: ZS vs. Oliver Wyman vs. EY

q2888524

Just curious about what people thought of these firms. Money isn't that important to me right now. Biggest factor is exit opts by far. I liked the culture of ZS best, but I'm also not sure and maybe even doubtful I want to be in healthcare/pharma long term and don't want to get...

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How many cabs in NYC question?

solidgk

Hi guys, I was asked the question: How many cabs are there in NYC? I was wondering how you would all approach it! Thanks....

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KPMG IT Advisory

nickp

How does it compare to something like Deloitte BTA? KPMG looks much less IT centric than Deloitte. Would it make lateralling to management consulting easier?...

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Who is smart enough to help me nail these two cases?

MPE

Hi guys, Can anybody help me master these two cases and provide some explanation on the way to tackle these as well? Would be highly appreciated! Case 1: Your company has two offers from which it can only accept one; sell 2 million of its products for 2 dollar each or sell 1 million of its product...

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How to get to MBB from here?

Engine3r

I have been pleasantly surprised with the responses I have seen to people asking for help on the forum, hoping you can assist me in my decisions here... I would like to get into management consulting, specifically MBB, but am wondering if I stand a chance, given the background of everyone in the co...

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International students in consulting

pokerface

Which firms provide sponsorship for undergrad international students? I couldnt find this information on most websites apart from Mercer & Accenture that clearly stated no F1 students. I know most firms provide sponsorship for MBA graduates, but what about undergrads? ...

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What the?

5khj

I'm at a university in the UK. Recruiting for all the firms has been in full swing since October 1, but application deadlines are somewhere around Oct. 31 at the earliest - November 7 or so. First rounds don't even start till around then, and final rounds are in late November/December. I bring thi...

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Spring internships - Consulting firms?

basel

I'm going to be in New York for the spring semester and was wondering if any of the consulting firms have any good spring internship programs?...

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final round BCG, then what?

tapuzina12

I'm a senior at UPenn (NOT Wharton, I'm proud to say, nor did I major in math/econ) who made it to the final round with BCG. They flew me to my preferred office, and it seemed like everything went well. I had a pleasant fit/behavioral, I nailed the first case, and I did fine on the second. Then I go...

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Quick help needed!

sunsilk

Folks, my first time with a post- bear with me here I joined a consulting company a few days ago. A partner who pushed my case and got me the job offer is leaving for another company. I have a lunch meeting with him on Friday. I was always interested in that other company and took this offer up coz...

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"Prestige" of office locations

nychimp

Excuse me if this is a "noob question"; this is my first time posting on this board. Is there a prestige factor associated with certain office locations versus others? I have an interview with Bain next week. In retrospect, I regret applying to the Toronto office. I read in another thread in this ...

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Second Rounds - Tough/grueling experience

zobomoho

I have second rounds with Oliver Wyman, Huron Consulting Group, and Alvarez and Marsal for management consulting. It's just been a blitz of interviews these past few weeks, but I'm aware second rounds are tougher than first rounds. I'm also waiting on Deloitte S&O and ZS Associates to get back to ...

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Dressing for your MBB interview

rinairy

Hi friends, What did you wear to your interviews? This blue collar boy just dropped over 500 bucks on a fancy Italian navy blue suit. Overkill, or necessary for the likes of MBB? I hope it's an investment in a job whose sign-on bonus will help me pay off this puppy... What should I wear on the pla...

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McKinsey Case Study Preps (over Skype)

[email protected]

Hello dear Wallstreetoasis members, I have just returned from a sabbatical year and am taking 30 days to get up to speed with news, revisiting university modules and practicing cases/competency questions before applying to McKinsey. I do have a very good grade from St.Andrews, Scotland (UK) (a non-...

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Rejected? - Consulting

jneil

Hi Monkeys, I've gone through 4 rounds of interview with a top consulting firm - not MBB I applied for Strategy Consulting and I went through my final round yesterday. Thought I did quite well. However, when I spoke to a few other candidates after my interview. They got on-the-spot offers. It seems ...

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Case Interview Question

mishka

when interviewing for a specific industry group at a consulting firm should you expect cases that deal with that specific area? or will they typically give you a general assortment of cases?...

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What Are Good Performance-Driven Jobs?

peacerenity

hey guys, i'm looking into consulting as a career but i'm interested in exploring other options as well. from my job this summer i learned that i get a lot more motivated, work harder, and enjoy my job a lot more when i have financial incentives to do so. for example, i'd rather have 40k salary wit...

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MMG Partners

ass.treasurer

Anyone know anything about these guys? I've got an interview with them next week. I mostly only tossed my resume in because it's in NYC and I'd like to get into S&T down the line ... but I figure this could always be a good place to start since I'm on the west coast and have no S&T experience. Th...

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Fulbright Scholarship & MBB

vagabond32

Anyone know anything about how MBB looks at Fulbright experience during interviews? Currently wrapping up a Fulbright and wondering how much this will help me during my interviews, and how to best leverage it to help me get the job. Would I be hired as a Business Analyst, or would I be considered ...

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Booz Allen Hamilton & Booz & Co.

brotherbear

For those of you that don't know, Carlyle Group purchased the vast majority of Booz Allen Hamilton's public sector practice in 2008. Booz & Co. does most of the work now in the corporate world, though Booz Allen still does some through carve outs in the non-compete agreement the firms have with one...

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Deloitte Consulting; How Long Until Response

shawshank

Has anyone here received an offer from Deloitte Consulting S&O? If so, how long did it take for them to get back to you after the final interview? Help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks....

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If you don't get into MBB out of college, what do you do?

brown_trader

Hi, So I'm curious as to what one should do if he or she doesn't make it into MBB from undergrad but still wants to pursue consulting for a career? I'm from a non-target, which means getting into one of those will be damn near impossible, so I was wondering what other options I should look into if ...

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Booz to M/B/B?

mcds

Does anyone know how viable it is to get to m/b/b from booz & co? recently accepted an offer from them through a connection and i'm thinking if i can be a standout and do well, maybe try to get to m/b/b after a year or so. Went to a non HYP ivy, but didn't do well. I have a connection at M who told ...

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Coffee Chats: Insider's Perspective

5khj

Unfortunately I don't have one; I'm looking for one. I've been invited to "Coffee Chats" by a few firms, after having attended their company presentations/networking sessions. The description on the invitation says it is an opportunity to ask any questions in an informal setting before submitting ...

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Deloitte HC Consulting second rounds - Blitz

ricecat

Has anyone attended Deloitte HC Consulting blitz? What was your experience and about how many people make it through?...

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E&Y Interview help

consulted87

landed an interview for Ernst and Young government and public sector consulting branch. anyone have any insight as to what expect? typical case study interview. etc? thanks!...

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Masters in Commerce before McKinsey?

reallyconfused

Hey guys, I'm new to WSO and have a question regarding graduate school before consulting. I'm currently a senior in undergrad and I have an offer at McKinsey's New York office. Through a program I'm involved with, I also have the opportunity to obtain a Masters in Commerce at the University of Vir...

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Do Recruiters Recruit for Their Own Office Only?

peacerenity

hey guys, do consulting firm recruiters recruit for their own office only? for instance, if you go to a northeastern school, will it be mostly the recruiters from local offices (boston, nyc, wash dc) or is it more general? also, can you request specific areas of the country in your interview and n...

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How Important are Quant Degrees in Management Consulting?

bugmenot2

Basically the title. How disadvantaged are finance/accounting majors compared to math/physics/engineering majors in management consulting? Also, if I study math on my own time (unfortunately, there is currently no room in my schedule to take them), is there a way to demonstrate this on my resume? Al...

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Hghest Paid Field for (Independent) Consultants?

ohmyballs

Hello all, I'm going to get straight to the point here - My goal is to make as much as possible (at least 100k+ a year) while working 6-9 months a year, and I'd like to reach this goal by the time I'm about 30. I basically want to bust my ass over the next ten or so years, become a highly speciali...

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Consulting, Considering Switching But How is the Travel

DoubleTrouble

See header, that is all I'm looking to find out. Will be a entry level consultant, advancing to sr consultant in 2.5 years if I decide to make the jump from banking....

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Help out a noob.

bears1208

Hey, i'm a junior at a top 20 us news school. We have some of the consulting firms recruit here but not a lot of them so I'm guess this would be considered a non-target school. I have a couple questions if you guys could help. 1) i'm currently a finance/political science double major. I already ha...

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How long until 2nd round interview notification?

MPG

What is the typical wait time between finishing a first round interview at an M/B/B firm and being notified of a 2nd round? Also, if you are not picked for a second round, do they notify you? Or is the lack of notification your answer?...

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Consulting Salary for Career Switcher

timprice2life

Hi All, I am looking to do a career switch from IT as a Software Engineer to Management Consulting by getting an MBA in a top 5 program. I know salary ranges tend to be 85-155k and the median is 125k for top MBA programs (plus bonus). My question and concern is that currently as an engineer i am...

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Pre-2nd round recruiting by offices?

calvincat

Just of out sheer curiosity, is it common for offices that you have indicated on your application to contact you between round 1 and round 2 to 'sell' their location? I have a final round interview at another top consulting firm that did not do anything similar. ...

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Ernst and Young Management Consulting

manbearpig

Hello all, I was wondering if you could provide some insight about the Management Consulting business in Ernst and Young. I am considering a Senior Consultant position in a risk advisory group, and I was wondering where an opportunity like this fits in the grand scheme of the consulting world. Is...

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Financial Model for Hospital System

ffactor

Does anybody have a model for a hospital system or physicians group that you could share. Have an interview coming up with a management consulting firm and would appreciate the help. Thanks....

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Consulting Firms

peter_chung

hey guys, anybody heard of BTS USA? I had an interview yesterday and still have no idea about culture/exit opps/competitors/types of projects/prestige...? also, how is Charles River's prestige, particularly compared to more mainstream firms like AT Kearney and Deloitte consulting?...

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L.E.K Consulting in Nyc HELP!!!

xB_anni

1) I have a phone interview with L.E.K., it is suppose to be two 30 minute cases. Any thoughts on what to expect? 2) Also can anyone shed some light on how good this firm is nowadays, compared to the rest? Still solid in the 2nd tier behind Monitor? 3) Any insight on how well they place MBA candi...

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How screwed am i? - Job phase right now

consulted87

hey everyone, so i am in the job phase right now...however am getting pretty much no love from any firm. i have a BS in biochemistry and molecular biology and an MPH in health policy and management. i am trying to get any kind of healthcare advisory analyst position possible. i wanted to do strategy...

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Fidelity Consulting Interview help

xc16

Hey I have an interview for consulting business analyst at fidelity coming up and I was wondering if anyone knew what to expect from it. thanks...

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Business Drivers vs. Levers

pepsiholic

I feel like this is a stupid question, but can someone explain the difference? The best explanation I've gotten so far is that "drivers are the numerical inputs that could go into a model" and "levers are the unquantifiable things that you can change, like marketing." I found that a bit confusing an...

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What's the best consulting interview prep book for McKinsey

Major_Lazer

I have a first round phone interview, but I've only done banking interviews thus far. What can I expect and what is the best guide book to get in order to help me prepare?? Anyone ever used the WSO one? I used the M&I one for banking and it was great. Anyone like that for consulting?...

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Offer timeline / feeling led on by recruiter?

MissingNo.

I had a final round interview with a non MBB but large consulting company last week, it was pretty intensive and I felt really good about it. The next day my recruiter from within the company emailed me to confirm my citizenship and say that he heard this went very well - and nothing has come since ...

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Headhunter search

consul101

Hello, I'm looking for a headhunter in Phila-NYC Area. I have 3.7 GPA with 3 years of vaccine mfg. experience in a top 10 pharma company. 1 year experience as a front line Supervisor and have applied to MBB but haven't been able to get an offer. I want to be in Strategy & Ops. Any help is appreciac...

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Recruitment fair? Necessity or...?

Lilo

My university is hosting a consultancy fair and few big names will be there, some of which I was hoping to apply with for work and hopefully join them on completion of my degree. However, the date coincides with something I have already planned and I would find it awful if I didn't make it to my pre...

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Advisory Board Company: Pay, Culture, Exit Opps?

nelly0

Just wondering if anyone knows anything about the Advisory Board Company. Seems like they do some interesting work in healthcare but I've heard pay is low. Any info on Pay, Culture, Exit Opps (Extremely important), etc? Thanks....

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Entering consulting at 32

shamil623

Hello, I am currently 31 and I am likely to be admitted to a highly ranked european MBA program soon. I will be 32 by the time of graduation and then I would like to try myself in the field of management consulting. Is it true that my age would be considered a negative factor by top consulting comp...

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Looking for high end shops on the west coast

themonkeybandit

Does anyone have a good list of firms on the west coast that do consulting or research similar to McKinsey, bain, BCG, but have more of a boutique feel? I have a friend looking at leaving NYC and wants to leverage his mck experience at a smaller high end shop that does core strategy, financial tech...

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Consulting Resume Book

peventure

Gentlemen, Do any of you have a management consulting resume book from a top MBA program? I've seen a few for vc/pe, but I have stumbled across any for consulting. Thanks....

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How big is my chance getting this internship

RaphL

I am a college senior and had a brief experience working with a senior partner in a consulting firm in their NYC office. I would like to work for them full time after graduation and he told me to look for winter internships and get some basic experience in their auditing sector. So I managed to t...

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Timing of Application

OneSmartMonkey

Following my earlier post about prospects for entering MBB with PhD in mathematics and over 10 years work experience in industry: I am assuming that I would not be directly competing with recent graduates, as I would be considered for a somewhat different spot. Would it then make sense to wait til...

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RBC Financial Consultant

BigK 2010

Hey I have a question for you guys. I was wondering if anybody had any info on this position( RBC financial consultant). Rbc is currently hiring and I was looking for more info beside the normal info of working with clients and helping the institution add to it's bottom line. Also is the financial c...

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Consultant Target

Aebo10

Hi, I am thinking about becoming a Management Consultant, and was wondering which schools in Canada would present the best opportunities in terms of recruitment (which are generally target schools for MC) Thanks...

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Vault Prestige 2011

ibanker88

What do you guys think of this? These are 'Prestige' rankings, not the meaningless ones like Vault top 50... Almost similar to last year (at least top 10) http://www.vault.com/wps/portal/usa/rankings/individual?rankingId1=77&rankingId2=-1&rankings=1&regionId=0 ...

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MBB Application Timing/Coaching

newtofinance

I am applying to MBB this year and would ideally like to start asap or in January instead of waiting until next fall. Does anyone know if this is possible and how I could go about arranging it if it is? Also, I am out of school and applying online--would it be best to apply in September when they ar...

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Guidebooks after you've started?

machantis

Are there any guidebooks that address performing well within a consulting firm after you've started? It would be particularly helpful for PhD's etc who don't have a lot of prior business background....

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Case Interview Prep - Practicing cases over the phone?

qweretyq

MBB interviews coming up... Anyone wanna practice cases over the phone? I don't wanna bomb like I did last year... PM me...

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Analytic Partners?

mdk0102

Hey all. I recently got through the phone interview and testing rounds with a consulting firm named Analytic Partners. I'm having inperson interviews soon and would like to know more about their business. What do they exactly do? What is their pay like for starting analysts? Thanks....

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Trade official MC training materials for HBS/Wharton/Stanford CV Books

wamartinu

As in the title, I am willing to trade the official 2010-2011 CV books of HBS/Wharton/Stanford for official Mck/BCG/Bain training materials. scanned copy is fine as well if you dont have electronic version. Send a PM if you're interested. Wharton and HBS books have over 700 CVs each and Stanford ov...

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Reminder: Consulting Case Interview Guide Available

WallStreetOasis.com

Dear Fellow Primates, Just wanted to issue a reminder that our latest publication, Make Your Case: Master Consulting Interviews, is now available to help you dominate your consulting interviews coming up. This 133 page guide is the only tool you will need to master the consulting case interview....

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Mid-tier consulting firms that offer summer internships?

woggy987

Hey all, I'm in the process of looking for summer internships.  I know that my shot with the big name firms are pretty much minimal (I go to a top-ivy but I only have a 3.46 gpa, but w/ plenty of leadership experience) so I'm wondering where else I can apply?  I'm looking for places along the line...

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LSAT on Resume?

benjaminx

If I scored very highly on the LSAT (177-180), is it appropriate to put this on my resume when applying for consulting jobs? The test isn't technically related in any way, but consulting firms seem like they're big on standardized testing, and the skills the LSAT is supposed to be testing are the ki...

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Investment Banking/ Asset Management to MBB

IB2Consulting

Hi Quick question on changing careers. I completed my M&A graduate programme and am now in an investing role at a pension fund, and want to move into consulting at MBB (general consulting as opposed to any specific department). I would be applying for a experienced hire position, and as I have 5...

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Best Hotel Bedding

e36M3

Which hotel do you think has the most comfortable bedding/pillows? I must say, although theyre not alway the "top" hotel....Marriott has some damn nice bedding....

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advice on using my Contact at accenture

MF7791

Hi guys, I wanted to ask all of you for your advice on how to best approach this contact i have. Through some volunteering i did when i was in high school, i met this guy, and talked to him now and then. I don't know him very well as he's much older than me, but my parents did talk to him about...

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Which is best for consulting?

ck123321

Hi, just wanted to get peoples' opinions on which it is the best to do (as a second year undergrad) if I have to chose one. a) get a job (bearing in mind the limited types of jobs one is eligible for with only one year of uni experience) b) learn a new language (i.e. german, russian, arabic, fren...

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MBB sign on bonus and relocation assistance

pelbo

I recently received an offer from an MBB firm for a post-MBA consultant position. I have a couple years post MBA, but they are only offering me a first year consultant position (same as fresh MBAs). Does any one know if I have any leverage here to negotiate a second year consultant position? Also, ...

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Do I get a second chance?

youngamerican

Last year, as a junior at a target school, I already had an undergraduate research grant lined up for the summer when a few of my friends suggested I apply for some consulting summer internships. I applied at the last minute and did first round interviews at Mck, Bain, BCG. I didn't prepare at all...

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Early career switch to consulting?

six_sigma

So I have been in my job in strategy and operations at a highly respected tech company (apple, google, msft) for a year now, and I am itching to move on to something different. I want to work in consulting so that I get experience across other industries, as I want to end up in finance post-MBA. I...

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IMS Consulting

nelly0

Anyone heard of them? I stumbled across a position I'd like to apply to but I have no idea about them. Just looking for general information and if it's a good place to work. ...

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Stories, experiences and feedbacks from consultant and ex consultants

mav

Hi all! Does anybody have some link about people that have been in consulting and tell their experience? I found just this: http://tech.mit.edu/V130/N18/dubai.html Unfortunately I have only one friend that worked for arthur d little and after a year he quit: he said they were just selling slides. ...

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Looking for case practice partner

[email protected]

I am preparing for the case interviews recently and looking for partner to do mock case interviews. I have prepared for the case interview for a few months and actually have a few comprehensive and real interview cases to share out. Just a quick background about myself – a MBA from top US Busine...

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Job Switch

Confused4

Do you have a better chance to get into a top b-school leaving Deloitte consulting after a year and going into restructuring for 2 years or staying at Deloitte?...

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A very general question, hope someone may help

mav

Hi all, I'm new to the forum. I'm Italia, 24, currently working, graduating in october and looking for a new job then. I'm doubtful about trying IB or consulting... or maybe I won't get an offer from any of them :) My question is: what about doing valuation and M&A at a consulting firm, rather tha...

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Case Study Interview for Liberal Arts Graduate

willmingtonwave

Hi All, I am a recent graduate from a liberal arts university with a history major. I landed an interview with a boutique consulting firm in Boston and have an interview in two weeks. However, I am a bit worried that I have very little business experience, took almost all history/classics/English ...

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Pre Job Finance Background

run4run

Hi Everyone, I am about to join a consulting firm that deals pretty heavily in due diligence work and they prescribed several pre start date books to read. I do not have a finance background, and was hoping to find something online/ free that could brush up my skills. I want a summary of I gues...

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Oliver Wyman FS Questions

kbelushi

I have a couple questions concerning Oliver Wyman's FS. I know some of these have been addressed in earlier topics, but the responses seem to be pre-crisis and I was wondering if anything has changed since then. I would be joining their NYC office after finishing my undergrad this spring. If anyon...

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LEK Consulting: work? reputation? placement to b-schools? salary level?

run4run

At the undergrad level can any offer any thoughts? -type of work? -reputation? -placement to b-schools? -other firm they would be benchmarked against? -salary level? Any other information you can share. Thanks so much, Run ...

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Oliver wyman - Health and life sciences consulting

consulted87

does anyone know of an ow associate in health and life sciences consulting that wouldnt mind talking to me? im looking at applying there but havent really found any alumni that work there, would like to speak to someone who could maybe get my resume to the right hands. any help would be greatly appr...

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Skype practice cases

pokerface

Anyone willing to be my practice interviewer this week on Wednesday or Thursday night (US)? ...

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Walt Disney Corporate Strategy Group

SweetTeaMan

Hey Guys, Can anybody tell me a little bit more about the Corporate Strategy group at The Walt Disney Company? I am looking at the Analyst and Sr. Analyst positions and was curious if anyone could tell me a little bit more about the job description, pay scale, hours and then exit opportunities for ...

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Garment Bag Vs. Carry-On

flash

What do consultants use? 1- Garment bag: business suits don't get wrinkled 2- carry-on: can be wheeled and easily stored in the overhead cabin...

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Fly Out Perks

e36M3

Who here has flyout perks for your company? Do you have to pay anything like income tax to do a fly-out/fly-in? Why would a company not cover a flyout? Also, I'm curious...how do your social budgets work? Do you have perdeims or actuals and how does that affect the team social life (and who picks ...

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Just bombed an interview...

krypt

I'm interviewing for an experienced hire position at McKinsey and just had the one hour case prep over the phone. And I got fucking destroyed. A little background... I'm currently an engineer, graduated in 2008, and applied sometime in June. Heard back from a recruiter end of July and had a 30 minu...

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Off Cycle Recruiting at MBB/Interview Prep

newtofinance

I just finished a non-econ related master's degree in political science. How realistic would it be to get a full time offer from McKinsey/Bain/BCG if I apply within the next couple of months for a start date in fall 2010/winter 2010/2011? Are these places even hiring at all right now? Also, do the...

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Should I leave out Entrepreneurship?

kelleykid

http://www.razume.com/documents/16138 Should I leave out my Entrepreneurship major on my resume? Do you guys think my resume is ok for an entry level F500 position? Last question: should I include interests at the bottom as you see now? or just omit it all together Thanks again!...

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Water Street Partners

orange41

Does anybody know about them? I got a call to set up a 30 minute introductory interview sometime next week. Besides their website, which I checked out [http://www.waterstreetpartners.net/], I was not able to find a whole lot of useful info on the internet. Thanks! ...

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Strategy Info/Cases - for Banking/Financial Institutions

luckyfreespirit

Hi guys, Any pointers where I can find cases or info on Strategy Cases for Banks/Financial Institutions. Most of the prep/info out there is on normal companies...would imagine Strategy work for Banks involves different drivers. Any help is highly appreciated. keep it up! ...

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Reapplying to consulting firms

pokerface

How often can you apply to a companys full time positions? For example if I applied online during off cycle and didnt get an interview, can I reapply during on campus interview times within the same year? I'm applying to 2 different consulting departments and locations. The company I'm looking at is...

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Most Promising Fields for Independent Consultants? - Looking for some suggestions...

blueadams

Hello, I like the idea of being my own boss, and in particular, being able to take time off to TRAVEL throughout my career...so I have been thinking about going for an MBA/PhD in an area of strength, putting some time in at a management consulting firm to learn the business, and then going out on m...

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Undergrad vs MBA Case Interview

scok15

Alot of case interview prep sites and books seems to tailor more towards MBA case interviews. For those coming out out of college, how should case interviews and interview prep be different (if at all)?...

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MBB summer intern

qweretyq

So i have a couple first rounds coming up... How many interview usually at an office, and how many are selected for internships?...

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MBB alum for MBA recruiting?

Rusinga

Hi, What are some of the routes taken by a former MBB (between UG and MBA) after his MBA? I see that IB is a popular one, but any others? And if he entered management, say GE or Sony, what kind of position would he be interviewing for? PS SirBankaLot is rude...

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Consulting Interview Math

5khj

This topic has been addressed many, many times, but always in scattered places. And I also get differing stories. So, I thought it might be best to start a thread in order to discuss peoples' experiences / perceptions of the math questions in MBB-type consulting interviews in one place . Some peop...

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Private Equity Focused Consulting Firms?

BigQMoney

Other than Bain, McKinsey and L.E.K, are there any other consulting firms out there that focus on Privet Equity clients?...

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How to Apply for Office Location that Doesn't Recruit at my School?

masci4

Hey guys, During OCR this upcoming school year, I'm going to be looking at working for consulting firm locations in my home state of Texas. Problem is, I've checked the websites for the firms I'm interested in and they specify which schools they recruit at for certain offices (ex. Dallas office rec...

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Consulting Job, NYC, Unusual career path

tdf2010

Hi all, first time poster. I'm looking to get into consulting in NYC, preferably with MBB. My academic/work experience is probably a little unusual, so I'll lay it out for you guys, and hopefully you can let me know what you think. Undergrad GPA of 3.8/4.0 at little-known liberal arts college on We...

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Non-Target, Bad Work Experience, About to be a Junior...HELP!

brown_trader

Hi all, So basically, I have a huge interest in consulting, but I've really screwed myself over my first two years. I don't go to a target for any worthwhile firms (and yes, this includes firms outside of MBB, but my school blows hard and transferring won't be an option due to finances), my work ex...

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Management Consulting to Top MBA?

ssk13809

Ok, I know if you get into a MBB, you have a great shot at a Top MBA School. But I was wondering what about in general, just any Management Consulting firm, not necessarily a brand name, do MBA schools still look at that as good work? Do you still have a good shot at HWS or Top 10 MBA School? Or a...

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