Recruiting versus reality

Tom Spencer

Consulting firms are very good at selling themselves to potential recruits. In this post, I explore the other side of the value propositions presented by consulting firms during the recruiting process: “You will be exposed to a wide range of problems and industries”.

Big Banks move internship recruiting back – what it means for consulting internship recruiting

Management Consulted

The potential for spring internship recruiting madness is over – at least temporarily. Earlier this week, Wall Street titans Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan announced (mercifully) that undergrad internship recruiting would move back from Sophomore spring to the fall of … Continue Reading. The post Big Banks move internship recruiting back – what it means for consulting internship recruiting appeared first on Management Consulted.

How to Quiet the Recruiting Chaos

Tom Spencer

Whether you’re recruiting for consulting via a graduate program or going it alone, the process is extremely time-consuming and chaotic. Effectively managing the flood of information on companies, contacts, and case-prep is half the battle.

Will Tech Consulting experience help me in recruiting for Strategy Consulting?

Management Consulted

If your main goal is strategy consulting, will this experience help or hurt come recruiting season? The post Will Tech Consulting experience help me in recruiting for Strategy Consulting? appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruiting

2019 Management Consulting Salaries for Undergraduates, MBAs/PhDs, & Interns

Management Consulted

Welcome to 2019, and our annual management consulting salaries report! The post 2019 Management Consulting Salaries for Undergraduates, MBAs/PhDs, & Interns appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting jobs consulting recruiting consulting salariesThe consulting industry has been evolving rapidly over the last few years. Consulting business models have adapted as firms respond to their clients’ needs for digital solutions, advanced analytics, and AI.

McKinsey, Bain, and BCG: 3 Things They Look for in Consultants

Management Consulted

The post McKinsey, Bain, and BCG: 3 Things They Look for in Consultants appeared first on Management Consulted. business consulting consulting recruiting consulting resources Consulting skills management consulting McKinsey Consulting new consultant

Strategy consulting 2018 compensation survey

Consultants Mind

Management consultants make good coin. Charles Aris – executive recruiter out of North Carolina – do a great job of placing ex-strategy consultants. Consultant Career compensation competency post consulting recruiterIt would be silly to think otherwise.

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Recruiting For the Future Workplace Today

Cheryl Cran

These questions are a great starting point for outcome based recruitment and there are additional questions that can help to shed light on what needs to be done to improve the recruitment process. What are the latest recruiting practices in industries other than our own ?

Management Consulting Salary Guide for 2019

CaseInterview.com

Management consultant salaries in the United States will vary by position and experience. Here’s a breakdown of salaries for management consultants according to the top three consulting firms. Why Management Consultant Pay is Competitive. Project Manager.

Recruiting Strategies for a Tight Talent Market

Harvard Business

If any story demonstrates how far employers will go in today’s fierce war for talent, the tale of Snapchat’s geofilter recruiting campaign is it. The fight for new recruits is intense — not just in the tech sector, but across all industries. “Feeling pinned down?”

The Barriers to Recruiting and Employing Digital Talent

Harvard Business

Because these firms tend to have slim margins and cannot pay Silicon Valley salaries, many have had to get creative in their recruiting and employee development. Accelerators tend to have different cultures than their parent companies — they have different language and jargon, management techniques, tools, and office spaces. This critical task then tends to be left to senior managers who have a hard time prioritizing it within their busy schedules.

Uber Is Finally Realizing HR Isn’t Just for Recruiting

Harvard Business

Just as striking is her description of Uber’s HR organization, which advised Fowler that because the manager in question was a high performer, HR did not feel comfortable punishing him. It suggests that Kalanick initially saw the HR function as a means of recruiting staff to support fast growth. All of this indicates that Uber leaders prioritized immediately useful services like recruitment over, for example, legal compliance systems, audits, and leadership development.

Management Consulting versus Investment Banking

Management Consulted

Bankers do some for roadshows, due diligence, etc but spend 90% of their time in one office until you’re partner-level (this is investment banking; you can expect more travel in private equity and investment management). Relationship with coworkers, managers, and firm.

Future of Work There Will Be No More Recruiting & Retention

Cheryl Cran

In the Future of Work There Will Be No More Recruiting & Retention. What does this mean for the future of work and recruiting and retention? The post Future of Work There Will Be No More Recruiting & Retention appeared first on Cheryl Cran. Blog change leadership Future of Work Leading a Changing Workplace change management cheryl cran future of work human capitol trends recruiting and retention the art of change leadership

3 Ways Management Consulting Applications Differ from Traditional Ones

Management Consulted

If you’ve been around the management consulting industry for any amount of time at all, you know how different of a beast it really is to conquer than nearly any other industry. Buckle up and get ready to learn the 3 ways management consulting applications differ from traditional ones. So our #1 piece of advice when it comes to your management consulting application? consulting recruiting

BCG Careers vs Working At Bain or McKinsey

Management Consulted

The post BCG Careers vs Working At Bain or McKinsey appeared first on Management Consulted. Consulting Firms consulting recruiting management consulting McKinsey ConsultingBCG careers are distinctive vs competitors Bain and McKinsey. In this video, Jenny Rae focuses not on Bain Case Interviews like in some of our other videos, but on culture- what’s it’s like to work for Boston Consulting Group. What … Continue Reading.

What Do Consultant’s Actually Do?

Management Consulted

Listen to Jenny Rae as she shed’s light on what you could expect to do as a management consultant. appeared first on Management Consulted. business consulting consulting news consulting questions consulting recruiting consulting resources life as a consultantWhat do consultant’s actually do? It might seem odd, but that’s actually a common question. Youtube Audio Transcription: I am Jenny … Continue Reading.

How To Become A Consultant From A Legal Background

Management Consulted

How to become a consultant from a legal background – our explainer video – will show those who have been in the legal field (either in law school or as a full-time lawyer) how to transition to management consulting. The post How To Become A Consultant From A Legal Background appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruiting legal consulting

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Consulting Firms: Networking The Non-Sleazy Way

Management Consulted

Consulting Firms: Networking the Non-Sleazy Way Consulting firms are famous black boxes with armies of Brooks Brother adorned management consultants that are unapproachable. The post Consulting Firms: Networking The Non-Sleazy Way appeared first on Management Consulted. Case Interview Consulting Firms consulting networking consulting recruiting McKinsey Case Interview McKinsey Consulting MECE

Simple Changes to Job Ads Can Help Recruit More Police Officers of Color

Harvard Business

Because of this, it’s no surprise then that police departments lean on public service messaging to recruit. Of the police forces that are running any active recruitment efforts, the majority use some version of a “service” message: potential candidates are often asked to “come serve” or “answer the call to serve.” Race Hiring Human resource management Digital ArticleDrew Angerer/Staff/Getty Images.

2018 ExperienceBain TECH

Management Consulted

The post 2018 ExperienceBain TECH appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruitingDoes the intersection of tech and business strategy excite you? Does harnessing the effect of tech innovation on business get you out of bed in the morning? Then Bain is calling you – provided you are a 1st year MBA … Continued.

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Why the Australian Defence Organization Is Recruiting Cyber Analysts on the Autism Spectrum

Harvard Business

As the pioneering Danish firm Specialisterne showed first in the early 2000s, however, and as the Australian Defence Organization’s partner DXC Technology has demonstrated through deployments in Australia, if you manage things right, you can recruit great talent and activate it to a maximum degree from populations of autistic people. The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) pioneered the idea of recruiting analysts from populations on the autism spectrum.

The Anatomy of a Networking Email – Getting noticed the non-sleazy way

Management Consulted

The post The Anatomy of a Networking Email – Getting noticed the non-sleazy way appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting networking consulting recruitingEven more than the words “case interview,” there is perhaps no more dreaded word in the consulting world than “networking.” ” The word carries a sleazy, selfish connotation, but the truth – like it or not – is that networking is … Continue Reading.

5 Questions to ask when deciding between consulting offers

Management Consulted

The post 5 Questions to ask when deciding between consulting offers appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruitingIt’s that time of year again. February: the month of the sell weekend. Many of you have received multiple incredible offers, but how do you decide which firm is the right fit for you? We’ve been through the process before, … Continued.

How to Ensure Smart Talent Management

LSA Global

Smart Talent Management. Smart talent management is all about deploying your workforce where they need to be, doing what they’re good at, when they need to be there. Smart talent management is doing it right, individual by individual, job by job, role by role.

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

Management Consulted

The field of management consulting also continues to have its fair share of excitement. Those who manage to break into management consulting firms in 2017 will be recipients of steadily increasing consulting salaries. Deloitte/PwC Manager in Poland: €71,500 base.

McKinsey Global Connect

Management Consulted

The post McKinsey Global Connect appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruitingIt’s no secret – a majority of the growth multinational companies (and consulting firms) are experiencing is directly attributed to their work in emerging markets. Having recognized this, McKinsey is launching a brand new event – McKinsey Global Connect. This … Continued.

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

Management Consulted

As you’ve been busy popping bottles of champagne, watching the ball drop while fireworks shoot up in the background, or just flat-out ambitiously working through the New Year holiday, we here at Management Consulted have had our version of fun.

Consulting vs. Venture Capital

Management Consulted

The post Consulting vs. Venture Capital appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruitingA couple years ago, over the most delicious pizza in Cambridge, I was having a conversation with a Harvard undergrad after one of our workshops. His dilemma? Consulting vs. Venture Capital. He had summered at Bain and was debating between … Continued.

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Top 10 Universities in Canada for Management Consulting

Management Consulted

Below is our list of top 10 Canadian schools for those hoping to launch a career in management consulting. University of Toronto (Rotman School of Management). McGill University (Desautels Faculty of Management).

5 Universal Qualities of a Winning Management Consulting Resume

Management Consulted

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. In fact, consultants/recruiters might only give 30 seconds of their precious time to look over it, and that’s being generous. 5 Universal Qualities of a Winning Management Consulting Resume: 1.

Spinning your Story: How to break into consulting with a non-consulting internship

Management Consulted

You’re already over halfway through college and just found out management consulting is your dream career. The post Spinning your Story: How to break into consulting with a non-consulting internship appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting internship consulting recruitingYou think of all the people you know who have been planning their path for breaking into consulting since they were 12 years old, … Continued.

Rand Paul Ponders NSA Class-Action Lawsuit Options; Senator Recruits 'Hundreds of Thousands' of Plaintiffs; Rand Paul 2016

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MBB 2017 U.S. Application Deadlines

Management Consulted

Recruiting season is barreling down the tracks at us, and will be here before you know it. Application Deadlines appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting recruitingCan you believe it’s already mid-July? McKinsey has released its application deadlines for this cycle, and you don’t want to miss the boat! In … Continued. The post MBB 2017 U.S.

2016 Top 10 Global MBA Programs for Management Consulting

Management Consulted

MBB firms are by far the biggest recruiters here, with McKinsey leading the pack as far as the number of graduates who land there. Plus, INSEAD is Bain’s number one global recruiting school – more global hires than from any other program (MBA or undergrad) across offices in multiple geographies. Full-time recruiting is the big game, and you only get one shot, so preparing for consulting before you even arrive at INSEAD is almost a must.

Why Invest in Talent Management

LSA Global

Do Your Leaders Invest in Talent Management? Among all the investments you can make as a leader to grow your company, don’t, for heaven’s sake, neglect to invest in talent management…attracting, engaging, developing and retaining your top talent.

Top 7 Traits of Successful Sales Managers

LSA Global

Wouldn’t it be nice to know the traits of successful sales managers? Sales managers have an awesome responsibility. The Job of a Sales Manager. The Top Seven Traits of Successful Sales Managers. The top performing sales managers are: 1. Effective Recruiters.

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2016 Top 10 U.S. MBA programs for Management Consulting

Management Consulted

MBA programs for Management Consulting – and the results may surprise you. If you’re from somewhere else on the planet, want to stay somewhere else on the planet, or especially if you want to speak French, be on the lookout for our upcoming article on the Top 10 International MBA programs for Management Consulting (spoiler alert – one of them accounts for the maximum number of consulting recruits WORLDWIDE, especially across top firms, and more than any U.S.

The Top 8 Undergrad Consulting Majors

Management Consulted

This is invaluable insight in consulting, as you will have to be astute enough to understand the “question behind the question” that a client or your manager is asking you, and how that fits in to the big picture in a complex organization. Also, IT consulting as a field is growing exponentially, as firms in every industry need to know how to manage their networks. The post The Top 8 Undergrad Consulting Majors appeared first on Management Consulted.

How to Transition to Management Consulting after Law School

Management Consulted

Lately, we’ve been hearing the same question from more and more law students – How do I transition to management consulting after law school? Management Consulting straight after Law School. Don’t firms only recruit from top MBA programs? In fact, Harvard Law, Columbia Law, UVA School of Law, and Stanford Law are core recruiting schools for top consulting firms. Transition from established lawyer to Management Consulting.