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Five mistakes students make during consulting season and how to avoid them

Hopefully we have convinced you by now that consulting is the place to be after B-school.  Great.  Now, we need to talk about the hard part – getting the job.

Before we discuss strategy and pitfalls, let’s drive home one important …

By Matt Thurman (MBA ’15) and Ryan Heider (PMBA ’15)
Matt Thurman (MBA ’15) and Ryan Heider (PMBA ’15)
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5 Ways to Prepare for the 1st Year of Business School

By Stacy Blackman

Throughout the business school application process, MBA candidates spend ample time filling out applications, writing essays and even honing interview skills to successfully gain admittance to their institution of choice. But it is equally important to prepare …

By Philip Heavilin II
Philip Heavilin II Executive Director Philip Heavilin II
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Considering Earning An MBA? 5 Tips to Help You Prepare

Michele ReynoldsStaff
CORe Earning Your MBA

If you’re considering earning your MBA, you may be furiously researching and visiting schools, studying for the GMAT, or starting your applications. What you might not have considered is how to get ready once …

By Philip Heavilin II
Philip Heavilin II Executive Director Philip Heavilin II
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Virtual Case Interview

Doing a virtual case interview has become likely in the post Covid-19 world. They actually weren’t uncommon before, for remote candidates, but now a lot of firms are doing case interviews virtually. There are marked differences to doing a case …

By Management Consulted
Management Consulted
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Should you go to the NBMBAA Conference?

While the National Black MBA Associate (NBMBAA) does offer a FAQs page, the answers provide little insight on whether you should actually attend the Career Fair that typically takes place the last week in September every year. So, here is …

By Relish Careers
Relish Careers
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Startup Funding Stages You Should Know About

A startup demands much more than just a great idea. It demands a lot of time, discipline, dedication, and most importantly, funding. A 2016 British Business Bank Survey highlights the fact that more than 60% of startups require external funding …

By Arsalan Sajid
Arsalan Sajid
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Why Are Tech Companies Hiring More MBAs?

Tech companies have been among the top MBA recruiters for some time now and are consistently ranked as some of the best companies to work for worldwide. But traditionally consulting firms like the big three of McKinsey, Bain and Boston …

By Matt Kefford
Matt Kefford
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The Top 15 Companies That Sponsor H1B Visas

The H-1B visa is your ticket to staying and working in the US after you graduate, and H-1B visa sponsorship is a highly coveted route to post-graduate employment for international students.

You can stay in the US for up to …

By Thomas Nugent
Thomas Nugent
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The Three Most Important Things We Learned as Consultants

In our last blog post, we made the case for why consulting should be your first stop after B-school.  One of the core reasons is the unparalleled experience for a newly minted MBA.  You will see different industries and problems …

By Matt Thurman (MBA ’15) & Ryan Heider (PMBA ’15)
Matt Thurman (MBA ’15) & Ryan Heider (PMBA ’15)
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Booming demand for renewable energy financing could result in tax equity shortage, experts say

There is no shortage of growth in demand for renewable energy, according to speakers during a panel on renewable finance at Wood Mackenzie’s Power and Renewables Conference this week. But with fast-growing opportunities in emerging technologies like energy storage and …

By Emma Penrod
Emma Penrod
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