Inside Secrets For Resume Review

Management Consulted

Inside Secrets for Resume Review Reviewers spend as little as six seconds reading your resume. The post Inside Secrets For Resume Review appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting resumes

Resumes are bait

Consultants Mind

That said, I was on the recruiting team at a Big 4 consulting, and we looked through hundreds of resumes every year and 90% of them went … Continue reading → Learning Career Management MBA Professionalism resume tips I am not in HR, a recruiter, or even a super linkedin.com user.

Advanced Consulting Resumes – Video Overview

Management Consulted

Recently, we released a video series on Consulting Resumes 101. Today, we continue where we left off with advanced tips to help guide you as you craft and edit your consulting resume. In the following videos, we take a deep dive on consulting resume specifics.

Consulting Resume 101 Video Overview

Management Consulted

Ever wonder what MBB, the Big 4 firms, and other firms like Accenture or Oliver Wyman are looking for in a consulting resume? During recruiting season, consultants review 100s of resume at a time. What is a Consulting Resume? consulting resumes

5 Universal Qualities of a Winning Management Consulting Resume

Management Consulted

Your resume, simply put, is the platform through which your story is told. Based on our years of experience editing consulting resumes, we’ve identified the 5 universal qualities of a winning management consulting resume. When writing your resume, remember one thing: to look through the eyes of a management consultant. However, a consultant won’t be nearly as attached to your resume as you are. consulting resumes

Advanced Consulting Resumes – Video Overview

Management Consulted

Recently, we released a video series on Consulting Resumes 101. Today, we continue where we left off with advanced tips to help guide you as you craft and edit your consulting resume. In the following videos, we take a deep dive on consulting resume specifics.

Do Undergrad Clubs and Experiences Matter on my Consulting Resume?

Management Consulted

It’s the question of our time – how far is too far to go back on my consulting resume? Day about consulting resumes, and we’re happy to answer them (you can email us here !). But today, we’re here to answer one specific question: do undergrad clubs/experiences matter on your consulting resume? We recognize that for consulting purposes, this is a large and varied pool. appeared first on Management Consulted.

Consulting Resume Review – Jenny Rae and Chris

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Interested in seeing how a MC resume review works? Looking for tips on how to transition well into consulting? Meet Chris, a lawyer interested in breaking into consulting. Pay careful attention to how Jenny Rae tweaks his resume and gives him invaluable advice for his next steps. Want your resume reviewed or career path advice? The post Consulting Resume Review – Jenny Rae and Chris appeared first on Management Consulted.

Top 5 Consulting Resume Mistakes by Ph.D’s, Postdocs, and Other Advanced Degree Holders

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engineers, med students, JDs, post-docs, interns, practicing MDs or residents, these magical BCG and McKinsey consulting seminars are crash courses, extended job interviews, and sell weekends all rolled into one. The Bridge to BCG and McKinsey Insight workshops offer a comprehensive look at consulting and a great inroad to one (or two) of the most prestigious firms in the world. 5 Resume Mistakes Advanced Degree Holders Should Avoid At All Costs. consulting resumes

Rescue from the trash…avoiding key resume errors that get your consulting application tossed aside

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Paper airplanes are fun, but you don’t want your resume to become the vehicle for a recruiter’s mid-afternoon horseplay because you’ve bored them to death. That’s why we’re giving you some guidelines on key resume errors to avoid and things you can do to make it past the first round of reviews. Follow our tips to ensure your resume makes it into the interview pile, not the trash. Now let’s deep dive into the resume.

How to Add Self-Employed to Your Resume

MBO Partners

Update your independent consulting resume to boost your professional credibility, track your accomplishments, and build your personal brand

Reader FAQ – “Designer” Consulting Resumes, Late Applications, and Plan Bs

Management Consulted

You’ve bombarded us with insightful questions about resumes, interviews, applications, and how to pick up the pieces and consider alternatives to consulting when you don’t make the cut. While each question comes from a unique personal perspective, many of the issues apply to our entire reader base of consulting wanna-bes. Q: I would like to know if you tailor resumes for consulting companies that are specialized in Brand Strategy & Design?

Consultant’s Advice: Use numbers

Consultants Mind

No wonder your resume bullets should have them. The post Consultant’s Advice: Use numbers appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Numbers are compelling. They are easy to see and remember. They serve as proof. The Economist uses numbers to great effect. In fact, they love fractions. Copy/pasted quotes from last two issues of the Economist. All quotes, click on the titles for links. Family offices become […].

Straight Talk: 30 things I told aspiring consultants today

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It is interview season for consulting firms. People are writing up cover letters, fine-tuning their resumes, and practicing their cases. ” – Albert Einstein Do the homework about consulting and the […]. The post Straight Talk: 30 things I told aspiring consultants today appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Consulting Consulting processThis is what I said to a packed room of students. It’s all about curiosity.

Consulting profile: Smart, eager, and fun

Consultants Mind

I have been interviewing lots of consulting candidates recently. Beyond the resumes and case interviews, it comes down to fit. When I think about the most important characteristics of a consultant – or anyone I plan to work with – it gets … Continue reading → Consultant Consulting Consulting Career Interview Management consulting

Going Gray: When did my hair become part of my resume?

Women in Consulting

My sister has a full head of gorgeous silver hair and her own consulting practice in non-profit accounting. :: I wrote this blog in the spring, but only had the nerve to post it after reading an article on the same topic in yesterday’s New York Times.

Going Gray: When did my hair become part of my resume?

Women in Consulting

My sister has a full head of gorgeous silver hair and her own consulting practice in non-profit accounting. Starting a Consulting Business Women in Business

Consultant Ninja: What not to put on a consulting resume (part 4 of a.

Consultant Ninja

Consultant Ninja. Management Consultant | Excel Jockey | Slide Monkey | Corporate Insurgent | One-Eyed Man in the Valley of the Blind Mckinsey | Bain | BCG | Booz | Oliver Wyman. What not to put on a consulting resume (part 4 of a continuing series). Key things not to put on a management consulting resume: 1) Purging. Posted by Consultant Ninja. Labels: Consulting , Quotes. I am a strategy consultant at. Consulting. (88).

Consultant Ninja: What to put on a consulting resume (part 3 of a.

Consultant Ninja

Consultant Ninja. Management Consultant | Excel Jockey | Slide Monkey | Corporate Insurgent | One-Eyed Man in the Valley of the Blind Mckinsey | Bain | BCG | Booz | Oliver Wyman. What to put on a consulting resume (part 3 of a continuing series). Posted by Consultant Ninja. Labels: Consulting , Quotes. Dont ask me how - but I can tell youve been a good consultant this year! I am a strategy consultant at. Consulting. (88).

Reader FAQ: The one-page resume rule, applying overseas, and why our phone number is unlisted

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We offer our time to paying clients for assistance with resume reviews (Power Half Hour), personalized networking advice (1-hour sessions), and Case Interview Prep (Prep Packages). I plan to take full advantage of this as well as the access to Fuqua alumni at the top consulting firms. If you were a banker, it would be even better so you’ll need to really nail the presentation of your MS time as relevant to consulting. The resume itself is not meant to be subjective.

Why consulting?

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Last week we held an MC exclusive subscriber giveaway contest – entrants told us in 200 words or less how they became interested in consulting. Interview tip: Consultants love epiphany answers. The key is to keep the focus on consulting and not let yourself get overly personal.

3rd Degree to 1st: 3 Secrets to Effective Networking for Consulting

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Resume version files continue to populate on your computer, and the stack of business cards on your desk only gets higher. The post 3rd Degree to 1st: 3 Secrets to Effective Networking for Consulting appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting networkingRecruiting season is a busy time for everyone. We know one recruiter from Deloitte who attended 56 recruiting events … Continued.

Preparing for Your Consulting Application

Tom Spencer

First things first, your consulting application is the most important part of the recruitment process for two reasons. The HR person will look at your Resume, Cover Letter, and Transcript and decide whether you are qualified to attend a first round interview.

Conversation with L.E.K. Consulting

Tom Spencer

Consulting. Consulting is a global management consulting firm that uses deep industry expertise and analytical rigor to help clients solve their most critical business problems. Is it possible for consultants to transfer between offices within Australia or internationally?

Free Resources to Help with Your Consulting Application

Tom Spencer

Are you applying for consulting jobs, or thinking about it? We have taken the time to put together 14 consulting resources that you can download right now for free: Putting Your Application Documents Together. Guide to Management Consulting. How to Create a Winning Resume. Template Resume. Management Consulting consulting applications consulting resourcesApplications can be time consuming, and really difficult.

3 ways financial advisory consulting bests strategy consulting

Management Consulted

In our last post, we discussed 5 major differences between 2 prominent types of consulting. Find it here: 5 reasons to choose strategy operations over financial advisory consulting. 1) An honest assessment says that your qualifications are not up to par for strategy consulting.

Advanced Consulting Fit Interviews – Video Overview

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You’ve done all your homework on the firm, networked your butt off, and crafted the pristine consulting resume and cover letter. Recently we’ve released multiple free videos to help you prepare for the consulting interview process. Why Consulting?

2017 Management Consulting Salaries for Undergraduates, MBAs/Grads, & Interns

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The field of management consulting also continues to have its fair share of excitement. This past year, many top consulting firms experienced revenue growth of 7-13%. In many firms, a salient driving force behind revenue growth was the increasing demand for digital consulting services.

The Top 8 Undergrad Consulting Majors

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As consulting has become more popular (frantically so), we are getting increasing numbers of emails from undergrads – and even high schoolers – begging the question – if you want to break into consulting, what should you major in – and what majors are deal-breakers? Here at MC, we’re always looking for new ways to help you land your dream consulting job. and Global MBA programs for consulting by looking at undergrads.

Consultant Ninja: Classic Consulting Quotes. (Chapter 4, Part 1.

Consultant Ninja

Consultant Ninja. Management Consultant | Excel Jockey | Slide Monkey | Corporate Insurgent | One-Eyed Man in the Valley of the Blind Mckinsey | Bain | BCG | Booz | Oliver Wyman. Classic Consulting Quotes. In front of him is a pile of resumes, culled off of monster.com, of people who currently or recently worked at a particular division of a major CPG company, on behalf of the client, another competing CPG company in the same market. Posted by Consultant Ninja.

Buck Consultants Firm Profile

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BUCK CONSULTANTS. Today, we highlight another one of those consulting firms you may never have heard of – yet another reason why MC is here! That’s what Buck Consultants stands for – driving thinking-real-world solutions. A 94-year-old HR consulting and global employee benefits company that helps clients better manage their ‘human resources’, Buck is an independent subsidiary of Affiliated Computer Services, Inc., BUCK CONSULTANTS HISTORY.

You’ve been rejected from all consulting jobs. What’s next?

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What’s next – when your resume doesn’t receive an interview; your first round doesn’t lead to a call-back; your final round receives a polite rejection? If you don’t make it past the resume stage, don’t ask. Here are some possible criteria for resume rejections. There simply isn’t a consulting firms database comparable to what exists in investment banking. We offer resume editing and interview prep.

Consultant Ninja: Classic Consulting Quotes (Chapter 4, Part II.

Consultant Ninja

Consultant Ninja. Management Consultant | Excel Jockey | Slide Monkey | Corporate Insurgent | One-Eyed Man in the Valley of the Blind Mckinsey | Bain | BCG | Booz | Oliver Wyman. Classic Consulting Quotes (Chapter 4, Part II). Timmy, the 21-year old analyst from Carnegie Mellon, has nearly exhausted his list of resumes to call. Yes, this is Timmy, from [consulting firm]." Posted by Consultant Ninja. I am a strategy consultant at. Consulting. (88).

Advanced Networking For Consulting – Video Overview

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As an undergrad, a former MBB consultant once told me, “In the consulting hiring process, networking is everything.” As a result, consultants will evaluate the way you network with them as a barometer of your i nterpersonal abilities. . consulting networking

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The Consulting Myth

Tom Spencer

The first piece of advice I was given when I started my Master’s in Management at London Business School was to beware of the mirage of consulting. applying to consulting began to seem like more of a rite of passage than a genuine attempt at forging a professional path.

6 Ways You Can Prepare for Consulting Right Now

Management Consulted

The consulting industry is one of the most competitive on the planet, and there’s no shame in falling a little short this time. So without further ado, we offer some tips on how to prepare for consulting right now. Here are 6 ways to prepare for consulting as you wait for the next chance to drop that resume: 1) Go work for a brand name company, but do something that is sales, operations, or strategy related. 3) Network into a boutique consulting firm.

Management Consulting versus Investment Banking

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Banking salaries average 50-100% higher than consulting salaries , with the difference increasingly significant as your seniority increases. Consulting compensates with perks that banking does not offer – from better travel allowances to more generous health and retirement packages.

Launch of The Consulting Bible – your secret weapon in today’s economy

Management Consulted

Do you stumble when asked why you want to do consulting? Through Management Consulted, I’ve written article upon article about the consulting industry. The Consulting Bible blows all of that content out of the water. We offer resume editing and interview prep.

Free Resources to Help with Your Consulting Application

Tom Spencer

Are you applying for consulting jobs, or thinking about it? Fortunately, we have taken the time to put together 14 free consulting resources that you can download right now: Putting Your Application Documents Together. Guide to Management Consulting. How to Create a Winning Resume. Template Resume. Applications and Interviews consulting applications consulting firmsApplications can be time consuming, and really difficult.

2015 Management Consulting Salaries – Undergraduate, MBA, Interns and More

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Welcome to our Consulting Salary post – the kickoff to 2015! We’ve published new consulting videos , planned speaking tours to aid students and experienced hires for consulting recruiting, and created several surprises just for our MC subscribers.