Why Work in Management Consulting

Are you considering a transition into consulting from your current job? Maybe your class peers are talking about consulting like it’s the next big thing. […]

  • How Networking Might Help You Get a Job at McKinsey, Bain or BCG

    It’s true that networking can make a difference in the application screening stage of the recruitment process and can increase your chances of being invited […]

  • How To Make the Move from a Second Tier Consulting Firm to Bain, BCG or McKinsey

    If you’re a consultant at a second tier firm who would love to join a top tier firm, then this is the article you need […]

  • How to get a job at McKinsey, Bain and BCG

    Curious about what it takes to get a job with one of the most selective companies in the world? If so, this article is for […]

  • How to Join a Top Management Consulting Firm with a PhD or another Advanced Degree

    Consulting is a great career choice for Advanced Degree Candidates (ADCs) who would like to either (1) apply their deep expertise to Fortune 500 business […]

  • What Management Consultants Know That Most People Don’t

    Because consultants, particularly at the top 3 strategy firms, don’t specialise in certain topics or industries until later in their careers many people might think […]

  • McKinsey, Bain and BCG Exit Opportunities and How MBB Alumni Snag Executive Roles at Major Companies

    At any one time, more than 15% of the CEOs of the top 500 global corporations are alumni of McKinsey, BCG or Bain. These firms […]

  • Top Productivity Hacks for Management Consultants

    So you’ve done the work and landed an offer with a top tier consultancy—congrats! Now it’s time to ensure you succeed in your new job. […]

  • Why People Leave Management Consulting After Only 2-4 Years

    The typical length of time a consultant works at a top firm for is 2-4 years, and some statistics even show that 2.7 years is […]

  • McKinsey’s Global Institute: Everything You Need to Know

    McKinsey’s Global Institute (MGI) was named the number one private-sector think tank in the world in the 2018 Global Go to Think Tank Index Report. […]

  • What Makes Bain Different: An Inside Look at the ‘Bainie’ Culture

    When researching potential consultancies you’re considering applying to, it’s important to understand and compare the different cultures each firm offers, so you can choose the […]

  • The Top-10 Strategy Consulting Firms Compared

    If you’re considering a career in strategy consulting, then it’s worth understanding the lay of the land in the industry and how each strategy consultancy […]

  • What Working at McKinsey is Really Like

    If you’re considering a career at McKinsey and want to know more about what it’s like to work inside the strategy consulting giant, this article […]

  • Case Interviews at McKinsey, BCG & BAIN: The Ultimate Guid

    Case interviews are at the heart of the selection process at top consulting firms like McKinsey, BCG, and Bain, as well as at other selective […]

  • Fit Interviews in Consulting: The Ultimate Guide

    Fit interviews are part of the selection process at most employers. Top firms, such as McKinsey, BCG, and Bain (MBB), have developed their own flavor […]

  • How to Talk Through Your Resume in a Consulting Interview

    In an interview with BCG, Bain, and occasionally in the final round at McKinsey, you can expect to be asked a simple (but often challenging!) […]

  • McKinsey’s Personal Experience Interview: How to Prepare for it

    The Personal Experience Interview (PEI) element of the recruitment process at McKinsey is a little different than the ‘fit’ interview questions you may come across […]