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  2. Difference Between Management and Strategy Consultants

    Doing MBA research and a lot of schools break 'management' and 'strategy' consulting into two distinct categories in employment reports. Clearly the majority show MBB as 'management' consulting, but there are also some listin ...

    40 comments - 2 silver bananas - Mar 14 2018 - 2:54pm -

  3. Q&A with Nefarious- a Strategy Associate at a Fortune 500 Company- (Part One)

    Afternoon, monkeys. I've got the first of a two part interview for you today with Certified User Nefarious. Nefarious works in Strategy at a major Fortune 500 Aerospace & Defense company. While I know many of your are focused on banking and priva ...

    106 comments - 7 silver bananas - Apr 9 2016 - 12:10pm -

  4. 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 -

  5. Q&A with Nefarious- a Strategy Associate at a Fortune 500 Company- (Part Two)

    Following up my my post from last Thursday, I'm here today with part two of my interview with Nefarious. For those of you that need a refresher, Nefarious is a Strategy Associate at a global Fortune 500 aerospace & defense company. Check out part ...

    40 comments - 4 silver bananas - Apr 9 2016 - 12:10pm -

  6. Different Types of Consulting- Respective prestige level

    Just had some questions about Consulting in general I was wondering about the different types of consulting, what they refer to, their respective prestige level, and the companies that have that specific consulting. So when people say "Management Con ...

    42 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2017 - 3:50pm -

  7. Where Do You Have Your Money?

    It dawned on me yesterday while writing my post that we do a lot of speculation on this site...but I am not sure how many of us really speculate. Needless to say if you are working on a desk at a prop shop or at a trading arm of a bulge bracket, you have ...

    35 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 5 2011 - 11:46am -

  8. Corporate Development Recruiting

    So I have done research on the corpdev recruiting cycle- It seems like there actually isn't one. From what I have seen it is nothing like PE and jobs just pop up whenever they are available (rather than a certain time of year). Because of this, I hav ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 19 2017 - 10:36am -

  9. Best IBD Group for Corporate Development Exit Opps?

    Which groups in IBD typically have the best exit opps into Corporate Development roles? Do Corporate Strategy / Development groups prefer an analyst from an industry coverage group more than a product group analyst (M&A)? My understanding is that comi ...

    27 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 12 2015 - 4:18pm -

  10. Who does the most pure strategy work?

    Which firms do the most pure strategy work? As a percentage of their own work, by volume, etc. Thanks. strategy management Consulting to Saturday, September 3, 2016- 3:55am ...

    16 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 3 2016 - 4:00am -

  11. IBM Strategy consulting

    I have a friend at IBM who is trying to sell me on joining their strategy group and is willing to push my resume. Consulting was my dream career out of UG though it didn't happen. Any thoughts? I'd like to join a top ranking MBA program at some ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 20 2017 - 3:01am -

  12. Google Corporate Development and Strategy

    Hey guys, I know this forum is largely for wall street related posts but I have seen some posts creep around here about internships and jobs at Google from time to town. So from anyone who is working/has worked at the GOOG, can you tell us what your exper ...

    18 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 14 2017 - 4:35pm -

  13. Better to be at a more prestigious firm or less prestigious but doing strategy work?

    Is it better to be at a more prestigious firm (e.g. Deloitte) or a less prestigious firm but doing strategy work? strategy management Consulting ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 14 2016 - 6:38pm -

  14. Second Tier % of Strategy

    Any one have any idea what % of work is strategy in Second-Tier Consulting firms? Specifically Deloitte or Oliver Wyman? strategy deloitte Oliver Wyman ...

    27 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 4 2011 - 6:33pm -

  15. Which job offer to choose to get into top MBA?

    So as the title says, I have two offers on the table which I need to decide between soon. Assuming all my other metrics are top-notch, which of the two jobs below likely offers me the smoother path into a top 10 MBA program (to be followed up with a job i ...

    11 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 29 2017 - 2:33pm -

  16. Manager in Consulting Firm- Salary question

    Friends, I wanted to test my negotiation skills and see if I did a good job or not. The Position: Manager Consulting firm similar to Deloitte, Accenture Base: 115K Bonus: 10% variable Singing Bonus: 5% of base The Candidate (Me): Recent MBA grad- tier 2 s ...

    22 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 9 2011 - 4:18pm -

  17. Accenture Vs asset management in small bank

    Hi, I just got an offer from Accenture in their strategy practice. After having all the topics about Accenture, I am very confused because some seems to say that Accenture is a bad company while other say the exact opposite. I am really confused. I am cur ...

    21 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 30 2010 - 8:31am -

  18. How do I-bankers or consulting firms view UPenn College of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies students

    I want to break into either consulting or I-banking. Trying to decide which school is the best fit to break into consulting or I-Banking. Do most firms see PennLPS like Columbia? A lot of my friends from Columbia have broken into investment banking. Just ...

    11 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 19 2016 - 10:10pm -

  19. How To Win Millions at Blackjack

    Most of us have either read Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions or seen 21, the movie version of the book. It's the tale of a bunch of MIT nerds who crushed Vegas by counting cards and playing ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 22 2014 - 8:00am -

  20. Selling my stock picking algorithm to hedge funds/investment firms. Where do I start?

    I'm a C++ programmer and my friend and I recently made a nice little trading strategy that was able to gain 5000% over a simulated trading period and in another experiment, turned $5000 into $100,000. I know hedge funds get hit with scores of these t ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 8 2009 - 6:36pm -

  21. Office location for Energy practice at MBB and other consulting firms

    Hello All, Which offices at the top Strategy Consulting Firms, i.e. MBB, Booz, Deloitte Strategy, Monitor, etc. are heavy on Energy related Engagements. I heard that Houston offices are geared more towards Energy, is this through, where else? do you know ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 30 2011 - 1:46pm -

  22. Roland Berger Deloitte Strategy Consultants

    Opinions? strategy deloitte consultants roland berger ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2010 - 4:38am -

  23. 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 -

  24. What's more important? Industry or scope?

    Currently in consulting and trying to weigh a few options I have for my next engagement. The dilemma being should I prioritize project scope (e.g. Marketing Strategy, Growth Strategy, etc.) or the industry? As it turns out, with the options I have, these ...

    9 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 21 2016 - 4:07am -

  25. 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 -

  26. Choosing: Accenture/Dean/Deloitte

    I have offers from the strategy practices of Accenture and Deloitte as well as an offer from a small boutique called Dean & Co. All of them are located in DC. I am trying to choose between the three companies and I'd like to hear people's pe ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 17 2009 - 11:57am -

  27. Analytics or FP&A best way into Strategy/dev function?

    Hello all, current I work at a F250 manufacturing firm, and am technically in the accounting group but have recently been working on heavy analytics projects. (building applications in Qlikview, similar to Tableau) My ultimate goal is to network my way in ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 24 2017 - 7:44am -

  28. entering consulting firms

    mornin to y'all. i'm a prospective monkey. good for me. i was wondering a few things i was hoping to get answers to if any of you would be so kind (will be much appreciated) i'm studying in an undergraduate program in israel's top uni. ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 15 2009 - 6:21am -

  29. What makes more sense..to work in US or in China??

    My long term goal is to open my own strategy consultancy for high tech businesses in Asia Pacific. Currently, my dilemma is if I get a chance to either work in McKinsey (or any consulting firm with US and China operations)@ China or McKinsey in US, which ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 1 2011 - 2:00am -

  30. The Feedback Approach in Global Macro

    I was doing some reading about how managers approach finding ideas in the global macro space and I came up on a book (Asymmetric Returns by Alexander Ineichen) which briefly discussed some of the approaches mangers use to finding trade ideas. One of them ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2010 - 3:57pm -

  31. Deloitte Business Risk Consultant v. Accenture Strategy Analyst- which to accept

    Hello all, I am a senior at a public business school. I would say it is one of the strongest undergraduate targets in the Midwest. Recently, I was offered two positions: one with Deloitte as a Business Risk Consultant and the other at Accenture in their S ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 24 2015 - 4:26pm -

  32. Digital Strategy: Deloitte Digital (DB&S) vs. Digital McKinsey vs. BCG DV

    For the last year I have been doing consulting for a small boutique firm focused on Digital Strategy consulting. However, I have the opportunity to move up to a bigger firm. I'm currently in the process with Deloitte Digital's strategy practice ...

    6 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 14 2017 - 10:45am -

  33. Walt Disney Corporate Strategy Group

    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 s ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 1 2010 - 1:04am -

  34. 3yr IBMer offered position at Accenture Strategy- Should I take it?

    Hi All I've been offered a role at Accenture Strategy and can't decide whether it is the right time to move to a new company. A little about me:- 3 years experience at IBM- Started through the apprenticeship scheme- Promoted Q1 2015- Now above g ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 25 2015 - 9:29am -

  35. BCG vs. Bain in London

    Hi all- bit of advice needed as am currently trying to decide between offers from BCG and Bain in London. Both are for the entry level graduate role (i.e. Associate vs. Associate Consultant). Obviously I am going to both sell-weekends and am speaking to f ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 12 2011 - 3:57am -

  36. Keystone Strategy: any info on culture?

    Has anyone heard of/can give advice about Keystone Strategy? I know its obviously not MBB...but Im stuck waiting till the fall recruiting season to apply for jobs at MBB. Meanwhile I am waiting to here back from a few other strategy firms and i banks, but ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 16 2015 - 3:50pm -

  37. Online dating book written by a management consultant?

    Hey guys, have you ever heard of this before? Apparently a management consultant at one of the big firms just released an ebook on how to do really well with online dating. Wonder how his firm feels about it. Either way its been really effective for me so ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 4 2012 - 6:25pm -

  38. Pay expectations for junior very successful prop trading model

    Hi all, longtime lurker here that needs some advice.. Lets say you've just joined a trading desk at a bank a few months ago as the junior, doing all the usual junior tasks and hedging small stuff etc.. On the side at work I started working on all old ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 12 2011 - 6:32am -

  39. If I Don't Get Into Management Consulting/Strat Work...

    Hi guys, So as corny as this sounds (believe me, I know it's lame), I was feeling a little lost during the school year in terms of exactly what I want from my career. I took a personality test and found out that I'm a "INTJ" who loves ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 27 2011 - 6:12am -

  40. A Career in 'Strategy'?

    Hey WSO'ers, Recently I was going through interviews for an S&T internship. The MD I was speaking with said that I seemed like a good fit for 'strategy' and that he could see me being successful in that area at the firm. I like the idea ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 29 2011 - 5:23pm -

  41. Big 4 – Transaction Services or Strategy?

    I have been working in the Consulting/Advisory arm at a Big 4 for almost 1 year. I have been mostly working on assisting banking and AM clients with regulatory compliance. The work I do does not align with my goal, which (at this point of my career) is do ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 4 2014 - 5:47pm -

  42. Operations technology- how to get more involved in the business side?

    Hi all, Looking for some advice, from a strategy/ front office perspective. How can I move from back office technology to a front office/strategy role? I'm trying to work on something a bit more connected to the business end of the bank. I want to ea ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 12 2017 - 6:08pm -

  43. Anyone have experience with the process of patenting an investment strategy?

    I have an ETF strategy I would like to patent while I obtain the capital/relationships to have it seeded to the market. Has anyone out there on WSO done something similar or know any detail about the process? Thank you in advance. Law strategy patent ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 4 2013 - 8:45pm -

  44. Corporate Strategy Case Study

    Hey guys, need some help for an upcoming interview. I have a corp. strategy interview for a small and rapidly growing company. I have been informed that there will be a case study at the interview (final round). I am currently an ibanking analyst and I ha ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 15 2013 - 10:11pm -

  45. Left behind for IB FT. What should be my strategy now?

    Hi all, I've missed the boat for FT recruiting and was only able to get 2 interviews (Jefferies and Deutsche Bank) in the Fall. I have experience working in Asia for a middle market bank and a boutique as well as a PE firm with a low GPA (~3.2). I� ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 31 2012 - 6:03pm -

  46. F500 Corp. Strategy vs. Boutique Consulting

    Hi everyone- I have two offers that I'm trying to decide between. One is with a F100 corporate strategy team...a group of 25 people doing strategy work for the firm. The firm itself doesn't sell the most interesting services, at least in my eyes ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 23 2011 - 6:52am -

  47. Strategy Consulting

    Hi, Can someone please tell me what exit options does a strategy consultant with good amount of experience have? Do you guys think that with around 5 years of strategy consultancy experience, say at MBB, one can open his own consulting firm? Also, what is ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 27 2010 - 4:33am -

  48. Strategist VS Trader (Asia based)

    Hi All,, I am offered 2 different positions, one is strategist position in global research team in a british bank and the other one is credit trader position in a japanese ibank....both r in Asia credit trading one is based in my home country.. I don' ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 31 2010 - 5:10am -

  49. F500 Strategy Recruiting

    I know about some of the interviews out there, but I wanted to make a thread that might answer some lingering questions about the F500 recruiting process (namely strategy and finance roles, but since a lot of roles' names are interchangeable, F500 in ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 29 2018 - 12:37pm -

  50. Why do MBAs seem to favor consulting more than banking nowadays?

    Take for example, Columbia's 2017 Employment Report. I heard CBS is a finance powerhouse... but the top 5 recruiters in 2017 were McKinsey, BCG, Bain, Amazon, and Deloitte! In fact, 55 students went to McKinsey and only 8 went to Goldman Sachs. In ad ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 6 2018 - 2:12pm -

  51. Advice: determined to go to Asia: FP&A @ F100 or Corp Strat @ F500?

    FPA @ CPG F100 or tech Corp strat @ F500? Want to be/work in Asia within the next 2 years (Singapore/ HK /SEA). Looking for advice. Would appreciate any words of wisdom here. strategy ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 11 2018 - 8:20am -

  52. F500 strategy analyst for undergrad

    Which F500 companies hire undergrads to for entry level strategy analyst roles? strategy ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 1 2012 - 5:58pm -

  53. Accenture MCDP for Experienced Financial Analyst

    I have an upcoming interview for a position with Accenture in the MCDP (Management Consulting Development Program). The thing I find odd about the position is Accenture is looking for an experienced (~1 year of experience) financial/operations analyst can ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 9 2012 - 11:28pm -

  54. Analytical Finance to Strategy?

    Hey Guys, Quick background on me: *3 years of experience in corporate finance for Fortune 50 company; primarily mathermatical modeling and analytical consulting *Masters in Applied Math from Princeton I want to transition in strategy consulting but seem t ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 29 2011 - 10:46am -

  55. Interview with Southwest

    This is somewhat of a long shot... but has anyone interviewed with Southwest? I fly out Tuesday to interview for an intern spot in the Cabin Services Strategic Planning department, and I have no idea what to expect. Any insights would be greatly appreciat ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 6 2011 - 2:33pm -

  56. Resume for FT. Consulting, strategy

    - consulting strategy ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 21 2010 - 7:23pm -

  57. Fortune 100 Corporate Strategy Group, or boutique consulting/alternative investment

    I'm currently debating two offers, one from a corporate strategy group within a F100 company and from a boutique consultancy/merchant bank firm (I'm an experienced hire, post-college 2-3 years). The corporate strategy has high visibility within ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 12 2010 - 12:53pm -

  58. Sharing ideas and strategies

    hey everyone- wanted to share with you a new site I started: ww.ratemychart.com. The main purpose of Rate my Chart is for professional traders and research analysts to share and discuss strategies, analysis and ideas. check us out and maybe submit a chart ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 24 2009 - 7:39pm -

  59. S&O Recruiting opportunities outside T20 MBA programs?

    Hey all. New to the forum. I am currently a 2016 intake applicant to several MBA programs. Looking to make a career switch into consulting from operations post MBA. My question is about recruiting opportunities at various schools. When I searched the Delo ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 23 2016 - 10:27am -

  60. Euro dollar mid curve options

    I was recently asked to sketch some trade ideas using euro dollar mid curve options in a hf interview. I said something vague about using them to take a view on forward vol of LIBOR. ANyone have better ideas? Who trades these and how? strategy ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 14 2013 - 9:16am -

  61. The Art of War..

    I hope most of you have read the Art of War since it is imperative to understand not only war, but competition and interpretation of your opponent in general. Of course, given my name, I think that way. What do you bankers and wannabe-bankers think? Whats ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 22 2010 - 3:54am -

  62. Robert Greene Books

    I've read good parts of the 48 Laws and 33 Strategies, and was pretty well entertained by it. Aside from the entertainment value, Greene's modern interpretation of Sun Tzu and Machiavelli seem pretty pertinent to people trying to get ahead in ge ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 8 2010 - 6:15am -

  63. Equity Strategy Interview

    I have an interview with a BB Strategy team for a Junior Strategy Associate role. Although, I've prepared a few questions on the macro scenario, sectors etc. it will be helpful if someone who works in or with Strategy teams can provide with some more ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 24 2009 - 1:48pm -

  64. 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 -

  65. Strategy Consulting Exit to Recruiting

    I will be starting in strategy consulting this summer. I would ideally like to exit consulting to recruiting when I have a family. Does anybody know about the feasibility of exiting consulting into recruiting? Could that occur within one's consulting ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 18 2016 - 4:14pm -

  66. Best boutique strategy firms?

    What are some of the better boutique strategy firms? Having some trouble filtering boutique down into strategy focused firms. Thanks strategy management Consulting ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 14 2016 - 12:16am -

  67. Final round presentation on a company's strategy- how would you structure it?

    I have a final round with a VC fund that's asking me to build a deck on strategy for a publicly traded tech company. What kind of content would they be looking for in a deck on the company's strategy? strategy Final Round presentation deck ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 18 2015 - 9:16am -

  68. Recommendations- Previous jobs?

    Just a question. Do consulting firms ask applicants for recommendations from previous jobs? Thanks. mbb strategy recommendations ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2016 - 6:47pm -

  69. Deutsche Bank Group Strategy

    I somehow landed an iview with DB 's Group Strategy Graduate Entry Program in Frankfurt. Does anyone has information about this program like hours, salary, typical day? It sounds like the most prestigious non-IB position given the high requirements c ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 3 2014 - 3:33am -

  70. Alice in Morgan Land

    Just about every single time a current or former employee of a company alludes to its stock price being "too low" I hit the mute button. With so much personal interest involved it is very hard to tell when people are giving an honest valuation o ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 28 2010 - 11:47am -

  71. Long term growth: why are barriers to entry deemed THE driver?

    as the title states, i very well understand why barriers to entry play an extremely important role in a sucessful growth story, and, generally altough not necessarily, investing story but that being said, i think that the other forces (here i am referring ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 2 2014 - 3:19pm -

  72. Really appreciate some advice

    I would like to get some advice from the group on what opportunities are out there for someone with my background. I know I don't want to stay at my job or my industry but don't know what jobs are out there for someone like myself. My Background ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 15 2013 - 11:15pm -

  73. Career Crossroads: Need Advice please!

    Hi everyone, I have a number of opportunities that are in front of me. Ultimately, I want to go into a strategic planning/corporate development role for a media/tech co. The three opportunities I have are:- P&A position at a BB bank for their AM divis ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 20 2011 - 3:14pm -

  74. m&a help

    help me out on this one please. I've been told to look into this I need examples of multinationals acquiring local companies in developing nations for market integration purposes (as opposed to immediate returns, etc). I've found some decent exa ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 13 2009 - 5:36am -

  75. Applying to Tier 2's as an Experienced Hire

    I'm about 8 months into my consulting career with IBM GBS. The work I mostly do is around implementing enterprise software- traveling 4 days a week to our client's site. Although this is a critical part of our consulting practice, I want to tran ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Mar 1 2019 - 11:38am -

  76. BB Ops or Pricing Consultancy Intern.. Need Help?

    Hey guys.. New to this forum but I have already learnt so much. I have managed to secure offers for 3 month Internship in the UK but am confused between a BB Ops/Project Management and a Pricing Consultancy Internship.. I understand the BB has much more p ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Feb 4 2019 - 9:27am -

  77. Strategy& Offer Questions

    I just got a Strategy& offer for the Deals Strategy practice. I just wanted to have a general understanding about the trajectory of strategy& and the deals strategy practice. There's a lot of hearsay on forums that its a sinking ship and that ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Sep 29 2018 - 12:55am -

  78. Audit, FDD, Deal Strategy, or Corporate Banking?

    I know WSO doesn't like Audit but I'll just keep it as an option. As for Big 4 Financial Due Diligence or Deal Strategy, I can only apply to either, not both (conflict between teams). I talked to some people who actually worked there, but I stil ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 12 2018 - 2:50am -

  79. Deloitte/PWC S&O to MM PE in London

    Hi all, First time poster here. Can anyone advise some solid MM PE funds in London/ UK more widely that are both: Receptive to a C/SC exit from Deloitte S&O-Strategically focussed on private companies that work primarily with government I have a stron ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Apr 23 2018 - 3:37pm -

  80. Call from recruiter strategy Goldman Sachs never heard back

    Just had superday for firmwide strategy for GS on Wednesday, said they'd get back to us in 1.5 weeks, recruiter called me on Tuesday and when I called back twice she never answered, even sent an email with no reply. Should I just assume it's a n ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Apr 5 2018 - 1:40pm -

  81. Strategy on Everything, Review of 'Strategy-A History'

    I found this review on medium, and I must say, it's simply golden and highly relevant for young and old alike operating in the business and highly resonant. I think what you find here in the degree of hedging that is tantamount to good strategy in ev ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jan 17 2018 - 2:24pm -

  82. FP&A to Corp Strat (w/M&A consulting background)

    Looking to get advice: I'm considering an FP&A job offer at a mid-level tech company after 3.5 years in consulting, primarily in M&A consulting (post-merger integration, operational due diligence, operational separation, etc), but ultimately ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Dec 19 2017 - 2:24pm -

  83. Find out about return FTO for F500 MBA internship tomorrow. How do I stay calm?

    Worked my ass off to get into b school with sub par grades and a humanities driven degree. Spent a lot of long nights cramming for the GMAT. Traded in two years salary to move 1000 miles to b school and live in relative poverty (I know, I know- temporary) ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Aug 15 2017 - 1:48pm -

  84. Strategy interview at an investment bank

    Hi Does anyone know what is asked in an interview for a strategy role at an investment bank (Capital markets and Investment Banking space). I am aware that such divisions are rare in banks. However I have an interview scheduled with one of the big banks f ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jul 19 2017 - 2:53pm -

  85. 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 -

  86. Evaluating Offers: Management Consulting Internship vs. Corporate / Internal Strategy Internship

    Hey all-- need some help evaluating offers & would love your input Offer 1: Management Consulting @ < Booz Allen Pros: desirable location, huge intern class, full-time conversion stats are good / offers given at end of summer, consulting experience ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Dec 6 2016 - 1:33pm -

  87. Interview with in-house strategy team

    Hi everyone, I have an upcoming interview with the corporate development and strategy team of Bloomberg. Has anybody interviewed there before? If so, what type of questions do they ask? behavioral? technical finance questions? case study? It would be grea ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 3 2016 - 10:33am -

  88. Advice needed- Graduate Strategy Gig at global Tech firm

    DELETE- strategy ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 31 2016 - 3:07pm -

  89. 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 -

  90. Business strategy role vs FP&A role in high tech companies after consulting?

    Dear all, I would like to have your advice on the career prospects of the 2 following job opportunities I have to choose from: One is a strategy role, mostly about leading internal consulting projects and pushing key initiatives One is an FP&A role Bo ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 12 2016 - 5:59am -

  91. Recruiting Strategies – Applying the principles of competitive markets to job hunting

    In my second week of business school, I attended a career session called "Managing the Challenge of Change". To my surprise, the former executive who ran the event spoke less about change and more about how to get the most out of the MBA program ...

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  92. EY in the UK

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