Biz Sch News 24 October 2014

The Inside Scoop on Management Consulting

Career Services Talk

BBA, MBA and MSc students drawn by the idea of being a consultant had the opportunity to hear firsthand about the myths and realities about the consulting industry from actual practitioners.

The speakers, who have worked for top consultancies such as Accenture, Bain and McKinsey, shared their life stories, work experiences, and how the being a consultant opened up other business as well as career opportunities.

Organized by the School’s Career Services team, students got a taste of what a typical consulting project was like, as well as received tips on how to get a foot into the industry.