The Network and the Culture of The Boston Consulting Group

  The situation is very similar to that of McKinsey. All opportunities are open to future ex-BCG consultants. The alumni network is very powerful, dynamic, and covers virtually all industries and functions in most developed countries.   Life After The Boston Consulting Group   In addition, the support process at the exit of the consultants is extremely well formalized, offering active support ...

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Key Things a Candidate Should Know About Accenture

  Let’s go back to some key elements in the history of Accenture, one of the leading IT consulting firms in the world.   What Is The Relationship Between Accenture And Arthur Andersen ?   It is a long story. Originally, Accenture was the technological division of the Arthur Andersen Consulting firm. It was in 1953 that the General Electric Company asked Arthur ...

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Accenture Careers Overview

  This article presents an overview of Accenture careers. In the United States, an implicit rule is that the leading strategy consulting firms McKinsey, The Boston Consulting Group and Bain do not directly hire from former Accenture consultants. Across the Atlantic, it is necessary to get an MBA or to build experience in other consulting firms better seen by the ...

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Everything About The Accenture Recruitment Process

  The typical Accenture recruitment process consists of three rounds. In the first round, it is primarily that the CV of your application will be evaluated, both in terms of your path but also your personality.   Accenture Recruitment Process and Interviews For Junior Candidates   If the firm is predominantly technical, it seeks candidates that also demonstrate their competencies outside purely ...

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All You Need To Know Before Taking A McKinsey Job

  Clearly, a typical consultant’s day at McKinsey consists of many hours of work and long evenings: tjis is the reality of McKinsey job. That said, the opportunities offered by McKinsey are largely outside the scope of the office.   Illustration of Life at McKinsey in Two Offices of the Network   I chose two videos to illustrate life at ...

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McKinsey Recruitment Process: What You Need To Know

  You won’t be surprised to learn that McKinsey is a highly selective consulting firm, perhaps not the most selective if we compare to some strategy consulting boutiques but let’s say that the reputation of high standards is fully true here. McKinsey Interviews Are Highly Selective   Is McKinsey the most selective firm of consulting market? This is not obvious. We ...

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A Few Common Sense Tips On McKinsey Interviews

  The course of the McKinsey interviews selection process has three sections. In the first round, the candidate faces the PST, the Problem Solving Test. McKinsey’s site provides information on the test and examples of topics here. The PST is a preselection test of 26 questions designed to test the candidate’s quantitative skills and business sense. This test is key in your ...

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Case in Point book: What to Take and What to Leave

  Case in Point, the book by Mark Cosentino is called the Bible of consulting by the Wall Street Journal, no less.     This is an excellent book that I recommend you buy or to read from your university library. But how is this book structured? That is the subject of this article!   The Structure of the Case in Point Book   The ...

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