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  2. I wanted an MBB and all I got was this GS/MS/JP

    As my junior SA stint at a top U.S. bank draws to a close, I'm reflecting on where I was in January. At that point, I had a beautiful conditionally-formatted Excel of about 50 applications I had submitted, with preference indexes and all sorts of ner ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 22 2011 - 1:08am -

  3. Worth interviewing with BCG after McKinsey offer?

    Title says it all, what are your thoughts? consulting offer mbb McKinsey BCG McK ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 19 2011 - 12:05pm -

  4. Signing Offer

    I just got an offer from a very highly rated consulting firm (not MBB) and was wondering if anybody knew what the policies on negotiating offers are. I'm coming out of undergrad so I don't have a whole lot of leverage- if any, but also don' ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 22 2011 - 11:15am -

  5. Financial Modeling in Consulting?

    I'm interested in the Breaking into Wall Street Program- is the skillset gained from this program applicable to consulting / strategy? IE will learning this be relevant / useful for FT recruiting for consulting? There's personal interest but I w ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2010 - 4:37am -

  6. How to respond?

    I applied for a position at an consulting firm a few weeks ago. I got through to the initial interview stage and I did very well, as at the end I asked the HR rep about next steps and she mentioned, sending an email to check my availability for interview ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 20 2012 - 2:10pm -

  7. Breaking in to consulting?

    I really want to work in consulting after I graduate, but the problem is I go to a not so hot school and my gpa is an abysmal 3.4. I did very poorly my first half of undergrad and have done very well after to make up for it. For e.cs: I've been a res ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 3 2010 - 10:26pm -

  8. What's the best consulting interview prep book for McKinsey

    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 g ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 5 2010 - 7:02pm -

  9. Chances at MBB/top consulting firms with Masters & Msc

    Hey fellow monkeys, I wanted to know what you all thought of my chances of getting into a top consulting firm considering my profile: Undergrad in Management at a good school in canada: 3.1 Gpa Admission to a top business school in Canada for their 2 year ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2014 - 12:01pm -

  10. 2 offers DMV vs Kurdistan

    ....................delete thread consulting oracle ERP ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 9 2013 - 3:22am -

  11. LIfe Sciences Boutiques?

    Hi guys, I am a med student with healthcare / biotech / public health background looking to transition into consulting. Med school was not my thing. I have searched around on the forums and could not find a similar thread. I would much appreciate a list o ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 8 2016 - 3:51pm -

  12. The lowest management consulting salary you've seen?

    I've received an offer to work for a boutique management consulting firm. The problem is that the offered salary for an analyst is in the low 40s, with no more than 10% bonus. They've strongly hinted that this is a pegged salary that is non-nego ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 29 2010 - 1:59pm -

  13. GPA to get interviews

    What GPA should I aim for as an Economics major at a top public (Michigan, Berkley,etc.) to get SA interviews at MBB, Booz & Co, Monitor, Deloitte, etc? Also am I shooting myself in the foot by not being a business major at their respective undergradu ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 27 2011 - 11:49pm -

  14. target undergrad to medical school to healthcare consulting or IB, which med school?

    I'm currently a senior at MIT and will be graduating with BS in Physics (minor in biology) this year. I've been accepted to two medical schools: Emory and Albert Einstein of Yeshiva University (in Bronx, NY). Since like sophomore year I've ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 3 2011 - 1:55am -

  15. What do these major-GPA combos tell you?

    Say you' re a MBB recruiter. You're looking at candidates from a target school for interviews. What are your initial thoughts at each one? I just want to see all of your thoughts, all feedback is appreciated. International Relations major with a ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2011 - 7:48am -

  16. Booz Allen Hamilton prestige post-spinoff

    Hi, I'm curious about the image of Booz Allen Hamilton since it spun off Booz & Co. Prestige? Exit Opps (other consulting firms/finance/MBA)? Relative "tier" compared to other consulting firms? Any particular groups that are better than ...

    19 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 14 2010 - 10:09pm -

  17. McKinsey Office Amenities

    Which offices have the nicest digs? I'm assuming the big ones would have an advantage here, but between NY /NJ, Chicago, SF/Silicon Valley who has a gym, gourmet cafeteria, etc. And info about other non-firm standard perks would be great too. consult ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2011 - 1:36pm -

  18. What's wrong with operational work? Why hate?

    Just curious, why do a lot of people on this form look so poorly upon "execution and project management" and operation work? To me, they are key functions that would help any business and are just as, if not more, important than strategic work. ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 14 2011 - 1:33am -

  19. Google or Consulting (BTA)!??

    Hello everyone I'm really needing some help here in deciding between two enticing job offers.... The offers are between the Google account manager position and a consulting position (BTA from Deloitte Consulting). In addition, Im also waiting to hear ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 14 2010 - 2:54pm -

  20. Any Shot at Consulting?

    I'm going to be at a junior when school (go to a top public Cal/UMich/UCLA) starts, and I was possibly interested in applying for consulting stuff. I have a 3.9+ GPA and 790+ SAT scores, but I'm majoring in History and haven't taken any bus ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 3 2011 - 2:32pm -

  21. How to save my butt after horrible 2.1GPA first year?

    Hey guys, ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 9 2013 - 4:01pm -

  22. SAT/ACT for Consulting Position

    So out of high school I had pretty pathetic SAT/ACT scores, but I had almost no motivation at the time. I went to a community college and transferred to an elite university where I now have a 3.85 GPA. I'd like to get into consulting but I'm won ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 26 2011 - 9:47pm -

  23. Did You get a post-MBA M/B/B offer with a <700 GMAT?

    Clearly, >700 is where one would like to be. I know people have gotten in with less. Yes, I have read the other posts. My questions are: 1) Did you or someone you know get an offer with a sub-700 GMAT? 2) How much can my first semester GPA help hedge m ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 14 2012 - 7:31pm -

  24. Federal Consulting?

    I haven't found much info on this but if this is a reposting please redirect me. I am wondering about federal consulting. Besides doing projects for the government how is it different? Also, are the exit ops very different? And as you move up the pro ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 8 2016 - 3:49pm -

  25. Superday- Was I rejected?

    I had a final round for a consulting firm last Friday. I sent out the typical "thank you" e-mail to the interviewers and recruiter. I heard back from one of the interviewers on Monday that it was a pleasure to meet me and that HR will be contact ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2012 - 4:43pm -

  26. need internship choice advice

    - IB consulting PE ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 12 2013 - 10:01am -

  27. H1B visa sponsoring consulting companies

    Hello, I am an foreign trained physician with 6 years of clinical experience (outside the US) and 3 years of clinical research experience in the U.S. I obtained my masters in public health degree about a year ago, from a non-target public university (in t ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 22 2015 - 6:56am -

  28. Limiting myself

    I am currently in the trenches at Capital One Auto Finance managing a group of 16 risk associates (collectors on bad car loans).While CapitalOne was just named one of the top 10 places to find leaders, I have been struggling with the prospect of shorting ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 3 2012 - 2:01pm -

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

    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) An ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 10 2017 - 5:51pm -

  30. Best internships to move into consulting

    Besides management consulting (these internships are extremely rare in my country, most firms don't do them) and banking (not particularly interested), what kinds of work experience would be good for getting into the top tier strategy firms as a grad ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 22 2018 - 7:00pm -

  31. Private Equity vs Consulting?

    Hey everyone, I am currently a first year analyst at an M&A group of my bank. I really appreciate the learning opportunities and experiences I am getting but am having some questions/doubts about next steps in my career path that I was hoping this for ...

    16 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 22 2011 - 9:42am -

  32. Resumes are a Big Factor in getting the interview....

    Hey All I've been hearing flawless resume=greater chances of securing interviews. I've been networking like crazy...but I still am needing feedback on this front.... I've been working on trying to get my resume perfect for upcoming MBB + re ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 21 2011 - 3:23pm -

  33. Help choosing offers

    I have a while to decide, but essentially I can go one of two ways with my offer. I'm curious to hear an opinion about where I should go in terms of long term compensation, international opportunities, b-school opportunities (should I decide to go th ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 29 2012 - 8:29pm -

  34. Resume Overhaul

    Okay. Couple things. 1. I'm a rising senior at Univ. of Texas, but I will be taking a fifth year so next summer I want to try to do a SA internship in NY. Will being a 5 year student hurt me in the application process? 2. For my first two years of co ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 25 2012 - 7:56pm -

  35. Main Factors for Top Consulting Jobs

    In order to get a consulting job, what are the main factors of consideration (assuming HYP undergrad)? In general, does a HYP 3.5 GPA and a good interview beat a HYP 3.7 GPA and a medium interview? Does major matter (i.e., if you are a math or philosophy ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 14 2009 - 8:59pm -

  36. OW, Parthenon, LEK, Monitor to Middle Market PE

    Can anyone enlighten me on the difficulty of breaking into PE from one of these firms with about 3 years of work experience? I am targeting regional small/ mm PE firms and trying to gauge how realistic this proposition is and how much of an uphill battle ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 4 2010 - 7:13pm -

  37. got shat on despite good uni and grades, need help with CV- with new cv

    So I've just been turned down for a lot of interviews for full time consulting positions in London and New York. I guess I don't have much work experience, which must have been what fucked me. Now I'm considering applying to banks for summe ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 2 2010 - 7:07pm -

  38. Case interview practice buddy- chicago!

    hey monkeys, is there anyone in chicago would mind helping me with case interview studies? i bought case-in-point and have been studying on it, have another interview coming up in december and would like to practice with someone. it would only be like 45 ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 23 2010 - 12:35pm -

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

    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, s ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 23 2010 - 1:07pm -

  40. Which consulting firm is considered to be the best for health and life sciences consulting?

    I have been thinking of doing life sciences consulting, with a focus on consumer health, for some time and have been wondering what some of the top firms in that area are. consulting healthcare health pharma life science ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 5 2013 - 10:24pm -

  41. INSEAD vs LBS for consulting

    Hey Guys! I have MBA offers from INSEAD, LBS and Oxford. I am pretty sure I am not attending Oxford. But, I am having a hard time deciding whether to attend INSEAD or LBS. My goal is to work in a top strategy consulting firm (MBB, LEK, Booz etc...) post M ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 3 2012 - 4:09am -

  42. Which path do you prefer

    BS. Carnegie Mellon (Finance)->Deloitte/Accenture for 2 years-> MBA Carnegie Mellon->Attempt to land MBB or BS. Carnegie Mellon (Finance)-> MBA Carnegie Mellon->Attempt to land MBB MBA consulting CMU ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 2 2010 - 10:07pm -

  43. Consulting Compensation Latin America

    I was recently told by a friend that consulting compensation in Mexico tended to be around 2,000 USD per month at MBB. Is this true? Does anyone know what consulting salaries look like in the region, or in Mexico specifically? consulting Consulting firm c ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 3 2017 - 8:14am -

  44. Reconsidering Wall Street?

    This is primarily for the college kids: Has the recent financial crisis caused you to reconsider a career on Wall Street at all? What are you most worried about going forward: job-security, pay, or something else? Are you optimistic about the future state ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 25 2008 - 10:32am -

  45. Corp Strat @ Disney, AmEx vs. M/B/B

    What do you guys think about an M/B/B analyst-level offer vs. an analyst offer for corporate strategy at a Fortune 500 company? (Disney + American Express are two that recruit at my school, but it could really be any Fortune 500 with a good internal strat ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 25 2017 - 2:46pm -

  46. Boston Consulting Group Recruiting 2009

    Hey everyone! I'm a Senior at Morehouse College... Econ major, business and poli-sci minor. I had my first round finance interviews with BCG last week and I'm still waiting to hear back. Just wanted to check in to see how the recruiting process ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 23 2010 - 11:44pm -

  47. Is Advisory = Consulting?

    Recently, I met a girl from Ernst & Young Advisory, who claimed she was a management consultant. Having never had experience with Advisory, I didn't know what to say. Can somebody enlighten me? consulting advisory wtf ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 22 2011 - 3:15am -

  48. computer science + finance dual major. type of finance/investment jobs?

    Hello all i am a highschooler and I am looking to dual major in CS and Finance. I hear to have great high paying finance jobs you must do something different from the crowd. I am also looking for working hard at a good company(dont know if that is managem ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2017 - 1:34pm -

  49. Oliver Wyman Consultant or Goldman Sachs Risk Mgmt

    Comp- both starting and more senior level Experience- on what you can exit to consulting ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 8 2012 - 7:31pm -

  50. Google PM vs Mckinsey BTO

    I recently graduated with a PhD (in EE) and I was fortunate to get two wonderful job offers. I am currently torn between taking a position as a Product Manager at Google or an Associate at McKinsey Business Technology. I would eventually like to start my ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 27 2010 - 9:52pm -

  51. lateralling in consulting

    I know it's common to lateral as an Analyst in IB, but is this also common in management consulting (at the entry-level positions straight out of ug)? If so when does the process start and do all firms look to recruit laterals? consulting ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 8 2010 - 5:54pm -

  52. Disastrous undergrad

    Ladies and gentlemen, I fucked up my undergrad BIG TIME, and I'd like to know what my plan of action should be. I failed out of the University of Western Ontario after 3rd year. I was readmitted to the 3rd year of a political science program in Septe ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 12 2008 - 1:02pm -

  53. Enter consulting w/ 1 Year Exp- How to?

    I'm looking to get into consulting with only about 1 year of work experience after undergraduate. I currently work in the Midwest at a Fortune 100 CPG company as a financial analyst. I like finance but would like broader exp before business school an ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 4 2012 - 1:18pm -

  54. How badly did I mess up

    I have just received a First Class Degree (First) in BSc Accounting and Finance from University of Birmingham. My gmat score is 700 (Q47, V38) AWA 5 and CFA Level 1 cleared. In extracurricular I have 1000+ hour of experience as a Rock Climber with some ce ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 20 2011 - 3:01pm -

  55. Trying to Stay Healthy- A Consultant's Life on the Road.

    I recently accepted a full time offer to start in the fall and have been wondering about various things that can make or break my next 2-4 years as a consultant. One thing that came up pretty important was how to stay healthy while managing a hectic trave ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 5 2014 - 3:13am -

  56. New blog

    Hey guys, I've been a longtime lurker on this site and have recently been inspired (with a lot of the thanks going to Patrick's own actions as well as Eddie and Midas' inspirational messages) to start my own blog. As a quick background, I a ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 31 2011 - 12:19pm -

  57. Tier 4 Consulting vs T14 Law School vs???

    Me: 26, B.A. PoliSci BigStateU, one year of experience post-college with AmeriCorps, no technical/financial background My Options: Lower T14 law school or small-time CRM consulting. Is there any way to lateral into a real consulting job? If so, how? Would ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 28 2011 - 11:54am -

  58. Client to MBB- Is it possible?

    Is it possible? Have any of you MBB folks ever hired/interviewed anyone from a client you were consulting? I know it typically works the other way around, and the fact that the client might feel like you stole his talent is an issue, but has it been done? ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 20 2011 - 3:09pm -

  59. Exit Opportunities for Systems Integration Consulting

    I would like to know what some of the possible exit opportunities are for someone with 2 years of systems integration experience at a Tier 2 consulting firm. I just want to see what the available options are. consulting big 4 mbb deloitte big four Accentu ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 23 2018 - 1:25pm -

  60. Applying to McKinsey- Need Resume Advice!!!

    I plan to apply to McKinsey. Would like an honest review of my resume, and chances of a first round interview. http://www.razume.com/documents/17631 consulting Resume Review ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 24 2010 - 2:45am -

  61. Is Accenture a good match?

    Hi! I just graduated from Tufts this past may. I had a 3.1 GPA and graduated with an honors thesis in Classical studies. My resume is very interesting and includes two research/project internship at museums in the DC area, a summer stint with AmeriCorps, ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 27 2010 - 10:32pm -

  62. BB-> MBB: What Level?

    Quick question: If an analyst at GS /MS/ JPM wants to lateral into McK/Bain/BCG after his 2 years, what level would he join as? Business Analyst or Associate? Thanks! IB consulting Banking mbb BB ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 21 2017 - 8:37pm -

  63. #&*$ I JUST DON'T KNOW

    "Study what you're passionate about" "Do what you love, you will never be able to work long, hard hours in a field you don't like" "Don't worry about recruiting just yet, you're not a junior yet in college- jus ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 9 2010 - 10:10pm -

  64. Consulting exit opps?

    For firms that have a strict up or out policy, what do people do after they get asked to leave? What are some exit opportunities? I would assume any exit opportunity would be considerably worse than staying at the firm. consulting exit opp ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 16 2010 - 12:15am -

  65. Consulting from Brown

    Hello, Coming from Brown, what are the chances of landing a consulting position FT at a top firm with a GPA of 3.8+ as a econ concentration with an emphasis in entrepreneurship and technology? I may possibly pick up a second concentration in something lik ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 19 2010 - 6:51pm -

  66. KPMG Strategy & Operations (Strategy & Growth Associate)

    Hey everyone, I am new to the board. I have a job offer from an F100 as an industrial engineer ($80k), but my real passion is business strategy. I wasn't able to lock down anything at MBB or Deloitte, but I did get an offer from KPMG for their strate ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 27 2014 - 1:50pm -

  67. ZS Associates Interview in 9 days

    Bain didn't quite work out, but I have obtained an interview with ZS Associates. Any advice specific to the firm, interviewing style, how many they hire, etc? Thanks! consulting interview associates zs ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 3 2017 - 12:28pm -

  68. Assistant Brand Manager track?

    I'm doing some job research for my GF and we've came to the conclusion that brand management at a CPG is a good fit for her. However, I can't figure out the standard career path for undergraduate marketing majors to become an assistant bran ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 27 2013 - 4:42pm -

  69. 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 ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2016 - 4:43pm -

  70. Junior Internship Dilemma: Offer at 2 of MBB vs top IBD group at GS/MS/JPM

    Hi Everyone, ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 27 2014 - 1:44pm -

  71. Is London School of Economics worth losing networking opportunities?

    Hi everyone, I've been lurking this website for a while and I have a question for all you knowledgeable monkeys. I apologize if I am too long-winded. I've included a short version for all those interested. Background: Essentially, I'm at a ...

    11 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 20 2014 - 12:09pm -

  72. Rising sophomore resume

    Hi, rising sophomore here looking for opportunities in consulting/ IBD /etc. Would like to get comments for this resume before potentially sending it out for alums during networking. Consulting work experience is legit as I have very strong contacts there ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 4 2009 - 6:24am -

  73. Oliver Wyman contacts

    hey guys so I recently applied to Oliver Wyman for some entry level position. I have not heard back yet. I come from a non-target state school but I do have a decent GPA and some decent experience as I have been interning this semester at a boutique firm. ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 14 2011 - 3:16pm -

  74. Post MBA consulting--> CEO of a startup?

    Has anyone ever heard of someone doing a path described in the title? I know Meg Whitman did consulting before working as an executive at Disney, Hasbro, Stride Rite, FTD before landing the CEO job at eBay. Is consulting--> CEO of a startup possible gi ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 4 2014 - 6:18pm -

  75. offers and Deloitte BTA

    Hi all, I am a ug junior recruiting for summer internships Recently, I landed some offers and am not sure which one to choose I did not even get to the first round with BCG or BAIN. McKinsey doesn 't recruit with my school. I believe the lack of lead ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2011 - 1:10am -

  76. Computers @ MBB

    Hi Monkeys, Do I need to buy a new laptop? The happs:-An act of God took mine away this week. No negligence on my part, but it's gone.-I am starting at MBB end of next summer. I know they will issue me a work computer.-I am already out of school and ...

    13 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 18 2010 - 11:13am -

  77. Accenture vs. JPM AM

    I'm an undergrad at a top 15 school. I have an offer with JPM Asset Management and Accenture consulting. I am more interested in the consulting field, but I also know that I want to go into a jd/ mba program in the future. My undergrad gpa is high (w ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 22 2010 - 9:14pm -

  78. Consulting, Considering Switching But How is the Travel

    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. consulting travel ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2010 - 4:45am -

  79. Deloitte Consulting vs. Citi MO

    Long time lurker, first time poster here. Just to give a brief background I am graduating from a non/semi target school (basically a target for BO). I have completed internships at a Big 4 in the advisory group and most recently this past summer at Citi i ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 12 2010 - 1:39am -

  80. Why am I getting interviewed?

    I have an interview tomorrow with a top global strategy consulting firm not MBB but just below them, all of the employees I have researched have their degrees from Harvard, Princeton, Yale, MIT, Oxford, etc. I am in a top 20 business school with a double ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 21 2010 - 6:05pm -

  81. Too little too late?? Any and all advice appreciated

    I'm sure people post these mini bios all the time and it must get tiring but here goes, ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 22 2010 - 2:39pm -

  82. Most & least interesting industries

    Hey consultants, what are your favorite / least favorite industries to get staffed on? Which ones are typically the most exciting or interesting these days? consulting ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 21 2017 - 8:38pm -

  83. Best MBAs for Consulting Recruting Outside of the M7/Top 10?

    So basically, I'm wondering if there are any schools outside the M7 other traditionally top 10 programs that are strong for consulting recruiting or place very well in top industry positions (i.e. positions that will lead to Director of Finance, VP, ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 19 2010 - 2:23am -

  84. Help Please! Deloitte S&O vs. LEK Junior Year Summer Internship

    Hi Everyone, I currently have offers from LEK and Deloitte S&O for summer internships, and I'm having an incredibly tough time choosing between the two. I know that the lifestyles for the two are almost polar opposite (Deloitte mostly travel, LEK ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 23 2012 - 2:22am -

  85. Credit cards in consulting

    Hey folks, just saw this thread dominated by bankers, so here's a question for all of you- what's the best credit card for a (traveling) consultant? I've bounced back and forth between the almighty Starwood card and a Fidelity cash-back Ame ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 20 2010 - 3:47pm -

  86. Help an aimless, Ivy science major in need?

    Hey guys! I'm somewhat new to the site, so let me know if this post in contextually inappropriate or belongs on a different forum. My problem: I'm a brand new graduate as of May, considered consulting several months ago but then dropped it and m ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 8 2011 - 1:57pm -

  87. SSA & Company- Upcoming Interview

    I've got an interview with the aforementioned consulting firm this week and I was curious to know if anyone had any information on interviewing, culture, salary, etc. about this firm. The interview was highly unexpected after a casual conversation wi ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2017 - 12:46pm -

  88. West Coast Consulting Advice

    Hi everybody, I am an incoming freshman who is going to UC Berkeley. I want to work at a top consulting firm in SF (Bain, BCG, Mck) after I graduate. I plan to get into Haas and maintain a high gpa. I might decide to double major in business and economics ...

    12 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 28 2011 - 2:34am -

  89. Political Science into consulting?

    Hey guys, I'll start my undergrad in political science in a few month and I'm already thinking about ways to transition this into consulting. Is it possible to secure a position without econ/finance classes or should I think about business minor ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 5 2011 - 9:22pm -

  90. The "Perfect Pre-Law " who Jumped Ship. Is it too late?

    I just graduated from an ivy (with a top ugrad business program..) in History (with distinction/honors). My GPA is a 3.94. The only courses I took that are in any way business related are Calc II, microeconomics and macroeconomics which I received As in. ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 9 2013 - 1:01am -

  91. Where should I get a job?

    Where should I apply to get a job given these possible statistics: 3.5 GPA from a school that rounds out the bottom of top 20 universities in US by USNews Math/Computer Engineering Major An interesting EC with some awards to boot intern experience at big ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 3 2008 - 3:55pm -

  92. S&T--> Consulting

    Hi everyone, I'm a Junior at a target school, and am working at a BB S&T (think top-3) this summer. Will this experience line me up for full-time interviews with MBB come next year? Obviously the answer is normally yes, but I have a ~3.4 GPA, low ...

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  94. Freshman, stuck between two internships...

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  95. Morgan Stanley vs. Citi vs. Bain

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  96. Bain Consulting SF office??

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  97. MBB Housing / Transportation Allowance

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  98. Restructuring & Turnaround Consultant Salaries

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  99. MBB starting salary for PhDs

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  100. Want to potentially start a consulting club at school

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  101. Hghest Paid Field for (Independent) Consultants?

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