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Professional MBA Students

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 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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Why Consulting Should be Your First Choice Out of B-School

The consulting industry is the best place to begin your post-MBA career, full-stop. Other industries are likely “better” at maximizing a single metric (money, lifestyle etc.) but no industry offers the combination of benefits that consulting does. Let’s take a …

By Matt Thurman (MBA ’15) & Ryan Heider (PMBA ’15)
Matt Thurman (MBA ’15) & Ryan Heider (PMBA ’15)
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The Untold Story of COVID’s Dramatic Impact on Global Energy

The 2021 edition of the bp Statistical Review of World Energy was published last week, which means it’s time for my annual commentary.  This year’s release is the 70th anniversary edition; as always the Review is a must-read for anyone interested in the world …

By Mark Finley
Mark Finley
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