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  2. Former Deloitte and Booz Allen Ask Me Anything

    Hey everyone, I'm pretty new to the site; found it while researching some questions related to B-School admissions and really enjoyed some of the content. Anyhow, I saw plenty of users looking for more info on management consulting and thought I' ...

    44 comments - 6 silver bananas - Mar 2 2018 - 5:37pm -

  3. Private Equity to Consulting??

    Same post from the Private Equity section but hoping to get more advice. Does it make sense for me to go from PE to Consulting now? A bit of background on myself: I got a computer science degree in Canada, did a few years of M&A and have been in PE fo ...

    36 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 17 2018 - 7:55pm -

  4. Would I be able to get a higher salary outside of Ireland?

    Hi all, I am currently in the first year of my course studying global commerce in National University of Ireland, Galway. Our programme is partnered with Deloitte who give grants to students studying abroad and also offer work placements to students in th ...

    22 comments - 3 silver bananas - Aug 21 2018 - 8:22pm -

  5. Examples of Internal Consulting Groups

    What are some names and examples of internal consulting groups at American companies? I've heard of in-house consulting arms at companies like American Express, Citi, and P&G. I these groups have become commonplace in business. Looking for furthe ...

    32 comments - 2 silver bananas - Aug 22 2017 - 10:49pm -

  6. AMA: Big Four Valuation Associate- Deciding Whether This Job Is Right For You

    Mod Note (Andy)- This AMA was originally posted last year but @SeekingAlpha180 said he can still take questions from you (+new questions about his transition) 3/7/16 update: WSO Monkeys- I just moved to a top MM IB doing M&A in one of the main sectors ...

    61 comments - 22 silver bananas - Mar 7 2016 - 1:03pm -

  7. Ask me anything- MM PE Associate, 1 year in

    I haven't really posted on WSO before, but this community was extremely helpful to me during my job search and interview process, so I thought I would make myself available to answer questions about my experience for others out there. As way of backg ...

    59 comments - 5 silver bananas - Jan 16 2016 - 11:00am -

  8. So, I've failed, so far...

    Hey guys, So I've been trying to get into finance/investment banking/ equity research for quite some time. I have an undergrad in econ and a master of accountancy from a CSU that isn't too high on anyone's radar. I think I've hit the p ...

    39 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 26 2016 - 4:00am -

  9. Ask Me Anything- Federal Consulting at a Tier Two Firm

    In 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 ...

    49 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 9 2015 - 3:14pm -

  10. Can sleeping with a client get an intern fired? I may have made a mistake.

    A client organization invited us to a business oriented cocktail party. I made decent conversation with one of the clients and a group of the clients and I (with no one else from my firm) went to a bar for drinks. The client in question left with me after ...

    37 comments - 9 silver bananas - Dec 20 2014 - 11:05pm -

  11. Consulting to RE Finance

    Hello All, I am exploring next steps for my career and would love to get this community's advice on what would make sense for me if I wanted to work more directly in real estate. I currently am a 2nd year analyst at a top non-MBB consulting firm, and ...

    29 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 15 2016 - 11:10pm -

  12. How easy is it to transfer offices within a firm?

    I'm thinking longer-term here, say, within 2 years. I might be interested in transferring offices to another city (I'm in Toronto now, might consider Calgary or San Francsico, for instance). What is this process like? How quickly could one do so ...

    37 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 30 2014 - 12:09pm -

  13. Age is just a number right?

    I am 31 years old and live in Florida. I have a nontraditional career/education path and need some advice. After I graduated high school I became a firefighter paramedic. It was a great job. The schedule was amazing pay was good and I got to give back to ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 30 2015 - 12:03am -

  14. Consulting Salaries in London is S***!

    Recently, I was thinking of gaining some international exposure by moving to London. But the salary differential is really too large for it to be a consideration considering London is as expensive as where I'm based out now. In NYC, fresh graduates i ...

    25 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 12 2016 - 8:30am -

  15. Help!! PwC vs Citi?

    I am debating between 2 very great internship. HR Analyst with Citi or Management Consulting internship with PwC. I felt like it was more competitive to get into Citi and I am going to have to work really hard summer at Citi. However, at PwC the atmospher ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 6 2018 - 4:50pm -

  16. breaking into consulting a year or 2 after my MBA

    Hi WSO, I got my MBA from a top 10 school in 2013. 'am currently working in corporate finance at a not-so-well-known company and would like to break into management consulting within the next year. From what I hear getting into a consulting firm is t ...

    23 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 30 2014 - 9:56am -

  17. Oliver Wyman vs. Accenture (MC)

    I have two offers in MC from OW and Accenture- I fell in love with OW and the people, I'm really leaning towards them, but I've always liked Accenture and its people as well, and I just wanted to hear more from you guys. Accenture's a reall ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 25 2017 - 2:47pm -

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

    I'd like to reach out to this forum for some advice, as I am currently in a tough position as I look to enter consulting. For a few months, I have been trying to enter the management consulting industry. I went to a target public school (top 15 under ...

    9 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 7 2018 - 9:41am -

  19. I'm in a career desert and don't know where to go from here

    Background: I graduated from college in 2010 (majored in economics & history; 3.4). I thought I wanted to go to law school or do something public policy related (UG internships were relevant to that). I got into some law schools just outside the T20 f ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 18 2015 - 4:19pm -

  20. Biggest leverage for Consulting?...your thoughts?

    [redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted][redacted] management consulting Consulting f500 job job offers internship summer internship ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 27 2016 - 11:54am -

  21. Accenture Management Consulting Development Program

    Hi Guys, I know there are a ton of posts out there already about Accenture MC, but I wanted to get some opinions on my current position. I go to a private university that is very well-regarded regionally but perhaps not on as much on a national scale. In ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 18 2016 - 4:00am -

  22. MFIN vs. MBA in Europe? How to decide?

    Hi all, I am a BA with an accounting background and am working at one of the big 4 companies for almost 2 years now.In order to get a foot in the door in the IB industry I want to pursue a master. I got offers so far for the MFIN from CASS/ Warwick / IE / ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 12 2015 - 2:54am -

  23. A McKinsey grads eight tips for success at work

    One of my biggest pet peeves is people giving bad career advice. It drives me nuts when I see worn-out cliches like this being passed on to ambitious young professionals....... Well, no shit you have to work hard to succeed. So how does that help you solv ...

    9 comments - 9 silver bananas - Dec 1 2016 - 9:00pm -

  24. Moving from IBM CbD to MBB or Exit Opps?

    Hi Everyone, This is my first post ever here at WSO. I've started as a Business Transformation Consultant at IBM last fall after graduating from Northwestern. I realize most of the projects here are in tech, and I really want to move into real Operat ...

    9 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jun 13 2017 - 10:26am -

  25. McKinsey vs. Cornerstone

    Hi All! I'm trying to decide between economic consulting (offers from Cornerstone and Analysis Group) and management consulting (offer from OW, currently interviewing with BCG, final rounds with McKinsey). Any insight on projects, lifestyle, exit opp ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 21 2014 - 12:52pm -

  26. What sounds better? Management Consulting Intern or HR Analyst?

    Management Consulting is at PwC and HR is at Citi. So I am choosing between a Big 4 Consulting firm vs a Big 4 Bank Citi pwc Human Resources PwC consulting management consulting ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 21 2015 - 1:17pm -

  27. CamberView Partners- legit opportunity?

    Hey guys, Got a message for a position with the aforementioned company through a headhunter. What they do is apparently consult top management on corporate governance / difficult market situations: "Our client advises the executive suites and boards ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 29 2018 - 4:19pm -

  28. Strategy& vs Deloitte S&O vs Oliver Wyman vs Accenture Strategy

    If you Monkeys received offers from all of these firms, which would you accept? What would be your 2nd, 3rd, and 4th choice? management consulting ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 16 2015 - 7:02pm -

  29. McKinsey Career Concerns

    I am in the process of recruiting with McKinsey in the Middle East. My referral, who I am close family friends with and who's worked there for three years- he is also family friends with the partner at the office- assured me that he can get me an int ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 3 2014 - 6:02pm -

  30. PwC Management Consulting to break into Strategy and Operations at MBB

    Hey Everyone, I currently work in audit senior (fourth year at the firm) at a Big 4 Accounting firm in New York and I really want to break into strategy and operations at an MBB. I recently got an offer to work at PwC Management Consulting Financial Servi ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 12 2015 - 9:05pm -

  31. Transitioning to Management Consulting

    I'm trying to get into strategy consulting at a top firm. I'm really looking for feedback in regards to my plan. I understand this might seem lofty to many and my success will depend greatly on my intrinsic abilities and dedication from here. Ho ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 11 2015 - 12:06pm -

  32. Ranking of Management Consultants in Europe in terms of prestige &exit opps

    What is the ranking of management consultants in terms of prestige & exit opps, for Europe? (AT Kearney, Bain, BCG, McKinsey, OC&C, Oliver Wyman, Roland Berger, Simon Kucher, Strategy&) Consulting management consulting prestige ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 30 2016 - 1:19pm -

  33. Rising Senior curious about Consulting

    Hey guys, I was wondering if someone who has done consulting can give me some opinions on what skills are most important for being a good consultant. Also is there any way to find out if it is an okay fit without an internship? I am a rising senior at an ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 7 2018 - 10:59pm -

  34. Georgetown MSB vs. SFS

    I will start with a couple assumptions and conclusions I have reached through my research and would greatly appreciate any corroboration or corrections you guys might have for me. Georgetown as a whole would be a low target to a high semi-target for the o ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 23 2017 - 2:17am -

  35. Consulting- the logical next step for me?

    Hi all, I've been following the site/forums for over a year now, and this is my first forum submission. I value the experiences and perspectives of you all, and was hoping for some insights that any of you may have. ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 6 2014 - 4:21pm -

  36. MSc Econometrics LSE

    I was recently accepted to the MSc Econometrics (EME) program at LSE. It will cost me about $70,000 to attend. I am one year out of undergrad at a top 50 university. I majored in math and had a GPA of 3.83. While I had a prestigious internship my junior y ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 2 2018 - 2:34pm -

  37. Big 4 Advisory to Corporate Strategy

    Hey everyone, What are some of the exit opportunities from Big 4 Advisory, particularly, at Deloitte. I recently graduated from a top school and am currently working in Deloitte's Advisory group. I would like to either try and get into S&O, or mo ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 8 2016 - 3:33am -

  38. Advice on McKinsey Coffee Date

    How do I take advantage of this coffee date with a McKinsey & Co. senior manager who has worked there for a year and a half. My goal is to get this person to put my resume in front of HR. No background in consulting, so should I ask for help getting a ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 31 2015 - 2:07pm -

  39. Exit Opportunities for Compensation Consulting?

    Is it difficult to get into banking or financial services if I start my career as a PRT Analyst (Aon Hewitt)? I want to know if it's hard to move into finance or management consulting in a couple of years because that's ultimately what I want to ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 21 2015 - 2:07pm -

  40. Rising Junior @ Semi-Target- Please critique my MC resume

    How bad is this for management consulting? I used the M&I resume format. Is that advisable or are there any recommended formats just for consulting? I'm also interested in finance jobs. Please suggest how I can spin all this when applying for fin ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 7 2014 - 5:09am -

  41. Public Finance to Management Consulting MBB?

    I'm a rising junior who just got an offer for public finance investment banking at a bb (j.p./ms/ cs /gs), which I'm curious about but I don't know if I want to do it full time. Management consulting is something that I'm pretty sure I ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 3 2018 - 6:55pm -

  42. What do they have in common? Management consultancy and call center

    Hello world, I want to share my story. I had always thought of management consultants as a group of super-smart people with specialist skills (PhDs, MBAs, accountants, tax-specialists, legal counsel, ex-Wall Street bankers). Now I think they are just smar ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 14 2016 - 11:00am -

  43. Time Between Verbal Offer and Written Offer?

    So I received an offer to internally transition into Management Consulting within my firm. I received my formal offer, and about a week after not hearing back from the recruiter, I followed up with her to check on the status of the offer, to which she res ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 12 2015 - 1:58pm -

  44. When is the right time to leave consulting?

    Would you leave your familiar, management consulting job before hitting 2 years for a role at a fun, but risky, startup? Professional Situation: 1.5 years at a Tier 4 (if that's a tier) healthcare management consulting firm. The name of the firm carr ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 6 2017 - 6:54pm -

  45. Top MBA feeders to NYC MBB

    I'm looking to apply to MBA and hoping to go into management consulting afterwards in NYC. That said, which MBA program are the top feeders into NYC MBB? management consulting ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 11 2016 - 6:36am -

  46. Ditch bad job for a good one, or hold out for a great one?

    Hello Everyone, Brief background: Graduated May '15 from a top 50 university with a Finance degree. Internship at a top firm (Goldman/MS/ JPM / UBS). I currently do cost analysis for a small company, and the work is not related to finance at all. I d ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2015 - 2:34pm -

  47. Investment vs. Management Consulting

    Hi all, I need advice making a decision about my current career path. I graduated from a top university about a year ago, and currently work at an investment consulting firm (think Russell/ Cambridge Associates /Mercer) in a less-than-desirable metropolit ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 7 2015 - 3:56pm -

  48. How to meet consultants outside of school?

    When you're in school, the best way to meet a lot of consultants quickly is through networking events and info sessions during OCR. What about after you're out of school? For someone a year out of school and having thoughts about consulting, is ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 22 2015 - 12:54pm -

  49. Should I give it a shot

    Hello WSO community, I am interested in learning more about how MMB+other firms' would view my application. I've already talked to a few of my friends in consulting but wanted to cast a wider net. If any current/past consultants here could provi ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 14 2015 - 4:03pm -

  50. Career Direction: RX consulting or IA

    Hello all, feeling very very lost and hopefully can get some career advice here! I have two job offers in front of me currently, both very different from each other. My short term goal is going to B School within the next 2 years and leverage that to brea ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 21 2018 - 12:37pm -

  51. Roller Coaster: Missed McKinsey's call, they emailed, and haven't called again yet. HELP

    I was interviewing last week (Wednesday) for my final round at a local McKinsey EMEA office. They had a decision the same day, and called to inform me, but my native phone number wasn't working properly in the country I was interviewing at, so I coul ...

    3 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 17 2018 - 8:13am -

  52. Non-target to non-MBB consulting-AMA

    Hello everyone, First, I want to say THANK YOU to the entire WSO community. I have leaned heavily on this forum to guide me through college and could not have made it to my current role without WSO. I am in my 6th month as an analyst at a top non MBB cons ...

    3 comments - 3 silver bananas - Apr 12 2019 - 4:16pm -

  53. Where to go from a non-business double major at a non-target university?

    I'm currently at non-target university, which is literally not even on the radar. I have a double major in Biology and Psychology. I have a stellar GPA (3.85), a great deal of research (a year of which was with a well-known non-profit), a long-standi ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 4 2017 - 11:59am -

  54. Goldman Sachs Technology Exit Opportunities

    I'm a junior with a summer internship as a technology Analyst at Goldman this summer (Computer Programming some Applications for PWM). I've always wanted to do a more business-oriented career, I studied Information Systems because I enjoyed the ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 18 2015 - 6:21pm -

  55. Practitioner's Valuation

    I'm looking for a comprehensive book on valuation (for start-up, distressed, private and public companies). I'm aware of McKinsey 's "Valuation", "Damodaran on Valuation" and Pratt's "Valuing a Businesses" ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 4 2014 - 11:13pm -

  56. Am I Ready for Consulting? Rising Junior, Target Uni, Corporate Experience

    I just finished my first corporate internship in a F500 company, have three president roles on campus at an Ivy, and a 3.7. Last time I posted my resume it got torn apart, primarily for formatting reasons. I used the youtube series Mergers and Inquisition ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 11 2014 - 11:16pm -

  57. Critque Resume, Cover letter and essay for APD candidate for McKinsey & Co.

    Hey Guys, This is a draft version of my resume, cover letter and essay. I removed a lot of identifiable information, so the formatting got messed up. But I am wondering if you guys could give me any suggestions regarding the content. I am still editing al ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 23 2014 - 12:38am -

  58. MC resume critique

    Hey, I'm a sophomore looking to secure a management consulting internship for next summer. Although it is not on my resume, this summer I will be interning as a business analyst at a large healthcare IT company. Any tips on how to modify my resume wo ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 27 2014 - 11:20pm -

  59. Management Consulting in Emerging Economies

    Not from a target school; dad went to the ivies. Instead I went East, first to India for ten years and am now in Myanmar. Went to school for design and for 25 years, I've ended up in several strategic international marketing positions turning compani ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 3 2018 - 6:05am -

  60. What do I need to do to succeed?

    Hello WSO community, I have an aspiration to be a Management Consultant at a top tier firm but really need to start laying out the groundwork and goals for this to be a reality. I am looking for advice and tips on what you believe the best way/methods for ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 2 2018 - 11:37pm -

  61. Michigan (Ross) (LA satellite campus) v USC (Marshall) EMBA programs

    I've been accepted to the Michigan (Ross) Los Angeles satellite campus as well as USC Marshall. So far I am leaning towards accepting Ross as the LA campus (held at a top notch hotel), students, format (heavy experiential) and class visit were quite ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 21 2018 - 6:23pm -

  62. Long Term Career in IB or Consulting? (Canada)

    Hey guys, student in Canada looking for some insight about the finance industry up here. I'm looking for a more long-term career in finance rather than jumping firms. I've heard a lot about IB in Canada being good for career bankers which is exa ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 16 2018 - 11:58am -

  63. Junior Research Analyst Interview, McKinsey, Waltham

    Dear baboons, is anyone familiar with hiring process for Junior Research Analyst position at McKinsey in Waltham? According to Glassdoor, interview for research analyst position involves a case study? Can anyone confirm that? It seems that reviewers at gl ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 11 2017 - 3:55pm -

  64. Financial Analyst role at a Management Consulting / MBB firms? Is it BO?

    Hey all, What exactly would a financial analyst at a MBB or Management Consulting firm look like? Is this back office work looking at the FP&A of the firm itself? management consulting mbb ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 18 2017 - 1:03pm -

  65. Consulting

    What is the best/fastest way to get the first few clients for a consulting business without resorting to referrals? management consulting ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 21 2017 - 9:41am -

  66. Discussion on the regulation of the advice sector

    "Fund houses turn against investment consultants" I don't work in AM or any form of the consulting branch for that matter but there was a discussion in the area which I listened with great interest. In the UK, the FCA is seeking more regula ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 5 2017 - 1:26pm -

  67. 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. ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 28 2017 - 3:51pm -

  68. Financial Advisory or Enterprise Risk (Deloitte)?

    I would like to get into management consulting later down the road. Deloitte has a summer internship for college students for ERS and FAS functions. I applied to ERS and was selected. The internship will last about 3 months. ERS as I understand is IT audi ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 19 2016 - 4:07am -

  69. Application deadlines?

    So i'm finishing up my MBA in May and had some time today to start my applications. However, on the Bain website it says they accept apps September-October, and this isn't just for the internships. Does this matter at all? management consulting ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 12 2015 - 8:00pm -

  70. Breaking into MBB or IB given my current background

    I attended a non target state school and was lucky enough to get an offer at a middle market accounting firm (non big 4) in advisory after graduation. My ultimate career goal is to be in consulting at an MBB or as an Analyst at an investment bank. I would ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 23 2014 - 8:36pm -

  71. Help with career choices

    If you had a choice between a very small boutique management consulting firm vs. a Rating Agency firm, what would would you go with? My goal is to go to a top MBA and I aspire to end up in a PE shop or a Corporate Strategy role some day. Any thoughts woul ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 12 2014 - 9:46pm -

  72. Between a Rock and a Hard Place

    Avid reader here. Many thanks to the community for the insight, advice, and laughs. I'm stuck between a rock and a hard place. I recently graduated with a BS / MBA from a non target with a 3.8/3.97 (full ride if it matters). I thought accounting woul ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Sep 18 2018 - 10:11pm -

  73. MBB to PE: what’s the process like?

    tldr: what's the MBB to PE interview process like? I've seen some WSO content on going from MBB to PE and the concensus seems to be that MBB to PE is possible. However, there doesn't seem to be much content on WSO regarding the actual inter ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 30 2018 - 5:42pm -

  74. Can I Break Into Management Consulting?

    I had always thought that good grades would lead now I know this is only one part of the equation. I wouuition coverage and international status at the time, I am also curious to see whether recruiters would view my choice tMBA accounting Big 4 consulting ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - May 7 2018 - 4:22pm -

  75. Promotions easier in IB or Consulting

    Just out of curiosity, how do the promotions compare from IB to Consulting? Is it harder to go from an analyst to Partner at MBB or Big 4 or from an analyst to MD at a BB? management consulting Investment Banking promotions big 4 Bulge Bracket partner MD ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Apr 25 2018 - 6:39pm -

  76. Interview with Bain & Company's Keith Bevans

    Hi WSO'ers, You may be interested in an interview I recently had with Keith Bevans, Global Head of Consultant Recruiting at Bain: Bain & Company's Keith Bevans Talks About Careers, Life at Bain. Bain & Company Keith Bevans management con ...

    1 comment - 2 silver bananas - Apr 9 2018 - 5:18pm -

  77. Singapore: DT Consulting (S&O) or Accenture MC (Change Management)

    I've recently been offered both analyst position as title. Any advice on which to decide on? Thanks! DT acn Consulting management consulting ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Nov 20 2017 - 12:21pm -

  78. Advanced degree to data science consulting

    I am going into my final year of my MS Industrial Engineering with research and coursework in data science from a non-target public uni in Chicago. While I would like to do strategy consulting at MBB long term, I think realistically with my background I&# ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jul 31 2017 - 11:29pm -

  79. Advice For Full Time Recruiting

    Hey All, Deciding if I should really invest in prepping for full time recruiting next fall, and I would appreciate any advice:- Currently a junior in in engineering at a non-target, but still a strong public that sends students to all the major firms ever ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 1 2017 - 2:48pm -

  80. Econ consultant looking to switch to management

    Hi all! So I'm currently a first year at a top tier econ consulting firm (think Cornerstone, Analysis, Brattle) who is looking to make the switch to management consulting. I got a 3.8 from a top target liberal arts college (Williams/Amherst). My inte ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Sep 1 2016 - 8:04pm -

  81. Consulting in Norway?

    I realize this is a very specific question but thought I would give it a go to see if I can get any more insight. I am currently working in consulting in London, but plan to move back home to Norway in a few years time after I've got a sufficient amo ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 27 2016 - 11:47am -

  82. Layoffs- need to get out

    So it appears that layoffs are imminent at a certain sub-division of a big 4 firm and I want to get out. I'm a manager in financial services so plenty of experience and education. Would love to connect with the group here to see what options are out ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 15 2016 - 12:36pm -

  83. A little chimp in a strange land

    Hello WSO, I'm a frequent lurker and new member with a keen interest in management consulting. I'm strongly considering switching industries and hope to engage WSO to learn more about the industry, glean advice from those who have made similar j ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 11 2016 - 12:20am -

  84. Move to Public Sector Consulting from Big 4 Risk Consulting

    I am currently a Risk Consulting Associate at a Big 4 Financial Services Advisory practice. However, the work is not really what I expected and is pretty dull IMO. I am interested in transitioning into Public Sector consulting having previous with the Sta ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 3 2016 - 9:19am -

  85. Externship in PE post-MBA?

    tl;dr: Are there opportunities to intern at a PE firm for a few months post-MBA before your full-time offer starts elsewhere? Does anyone know someone who has done this? Long version: Hi everyone. I'm trying to do some planning around my second year ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 5:15pm -

  86. Received offer from another firm- tips on how to have the "leverage" conversation?

    Hi All, Hope this post finds you well- I'll try to keep this short and sweet. I work for a big 4 consulting firm, and recently received an offer from a boutique consultancy. In my current firm, I do a lot of operations/outsourcing/shared services wor ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 12 2016 - 2:29pm -

  87. Treacy and Company Technical Interview Questions + Sample Answers

    Database of interview questions from Treacy and Company, as well as compensation figures...

    1 Interview Questions - May 27 2016 - 7:15am

  88. Northeastern, BU, Fordham or Bentley for Management Consulting

    Hi, I have been accepted into the undergraduate business schools for the above universities and was wondering which one I should attend and why. I am not entirely sure about which profession I would like to pursue but I am very interested in Management co ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 5 2016 - 11:15pm -

  89. Digital Marketing to Management Consulting

    Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Deleted. Transition digital marketing management consulting ...

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  90. Resume Review Please- Looking to break into Public Sector Consulting

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