Consulting

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  • Management consultants work on a broad range of projects across industries. They use a variety of tools to solve complex business and organizational structure problems. Consulting is a very competitive industry with a highly structured job search and interview timeline. Consulting firms can be industry focused or work across sectors. They typically look for students with the following skills: structured problem solving, quantitative and analytic ability, influencing and persuasion skills, client management experience, ability to deal with ambiguity, project management. (New Paragraph): Consulting Job Search Preparation Checklist: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gMYR8N0dynmFPGM-B7356AE1XfYtMGesrJs3FYlSP8g/edit
  • External consulting: Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey, Bain, Deloitte, Slalom, Chartis, Accenture, Ernst & Young, PWC, KPMG, internal consulting: Cargill, Land O’ Lakes
  • Associate, Senior Associate, Consultant, Senior Consultant, Management Consultant

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Did you ever think you’d landed your dream position only to discover it was nothing like what you expected? This is precisely the problem that informational interviews prevent. If we want to advance in our careers or shift fields, connecting …

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