July 2009

Applying from Top 30 B-School

Question: Though my school is a top 30 b-school, none of the consulting companies recruit at our campus. I am quite interested in consulting as a career and I am currently interning with a small consulting firm in India. I have four years of experience in the field of Technology Consulting. Further, I have worked [...]

Offer from Top 3 Firm - Grad from "No Name" B-School

With the help of your videos, among other things, I received an offer from a Top 3 today.  I stumbled across your videos right after my 1st round interview with a top 3 firm. I had used the Vault guide to make my way through 1st round, and after receiving feedback, I needed more structure [...]

PhD + Exec MBA - What are My Chances?

Question: I just finished an executive MBA at XXXXXXX (An Ivey League business school). I have a PhD from XXXXX XXXXXX of XXXXXX (a university in India), which is a premier research institute. I am not sure which route I must follow for McKinsey application: APD or MBA? Also my GMAT and GPA are not [...]