As our clients begin scheduling consulting interviews, we encourage them to make deliberate choices in their interview time slot selection. We suggest considering three key strategies before submitting your preferences: Timing is Everything. Your interviewers are human too. As such, we tend to be groggy in the morning, anxious for lunch, and exhausted by late [...]
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Let’s face it: first impressions matter. In fact, we form an opinion about a stranger within the first few seconds of meeting. Recruits, therefore, must manage their appearance when networking and interviewing with consulting firms. Drawing upon my experiences as a consulting recruiter, here are five rules that I recommend for impressing your interviewer through a [...]
Our coaches had the privilege of interviewing with the founder of Accepted.com, a premier consultancy for candidates seeking college and graduate school admissions. In the podcast, we discuss: Consulting Interview Coach's services Our guidebook, "20 Days to Ace the Case" What consulting firms are looking for in strong candidates The MBA experience Listen here to learn more [...]
The short answer is: Yes. Most consulting firms today span the map, with offices across many geographies. As you weigh your decision on where you want to have a "home base", you may want to consider the consulting office size in a particular location. Large and small offices have varying pros and cons… Large offices [...]
Many candidates ask our coaches what a typical Day in the Life of a Consultant is like. In a way, it’s a tough question to answer because there is no such thing as a “typical” day – most days differ vastly, and no two consultants will give you the same response. But on the whole, [...]