consulting careers

Sometimes, when struggling through yet another case interview practice, candidates might wonder: “Why consulting again?” Indeed, many other job opportunities have straightforward interviewing and hiring processes that don’t require hours of practice and coaching. Below is a recap of four key reasons consulting provides a truly differentiated career opportunity. Generally, as the higher the prestige [...]

“Management consulting” strikes many as a rather nondescript phrase. You’ve probably interacted with a wide variety of people who call themselves “consultants” — whether it be a salesperson, financial representative, or business analyst. The phrase “management consulting” is more precise, referring to the industry and practice of providing guidance to management in order to improve [...]

If you have been following the news, the death of Steve Jobs has been everywhere. Steve Jobs had an unusually big impact of my life and my parents’ lives. You see my parents started one of the very first Apple dealers in my hometown of San Diego, California. In 1977, Jobs co-invented the first mass [...]

If you pursue one of the many McKinsey careers available to both beginning and experienced consultants, you will become part of one of the oldest firms in the field.  McKinsey was established some 80 years ago, all the way back in that golden age of American business, the “Roaring Twenties.”  Many in fact credit the [...]

Accenture careers are like Accenture itself – the very best there is in the world of consulting.  If that describes you as well, then opportunities abound at Accenture and for a very simple reason – it’s the biggest consulting firm on the planet.  Though the home office is in Dublin, Accenture has 215,000 employees (that [...]