The Pyramid Principle

Communication, Presentation, and Persuasion – Using The Pyramid Principle to drive action What if we told you that there’s a better way to create and present your decks? One that will drive action and get you to the most important … Continue Reading

Consulting Firms that offer MBA Sponsorship

One of the main considerations for those of you considering consulting is what you’ll do after you leave. Or put another way, many people enter consulting to leave it! But what are you setting yourself up for? For those of … Continue Reading

5 Ways Tech Consulting differs from Strategy Consulting

Last week, we explored how Tech consulting experience can hurt you when it comes to applying for more strategy-focused roles, and how to mitigate this during the recruiting process. While tech consulting is incredibly meaningful work (not to mention the … Continue Reading

Top 10 Consulting Firms in San Francisco

Here at MC, we’ve been absolutely thrilled to launch our new series and bring you some juicy insights into the Top 10 Consulting firms in every major consulting city and region around the world. This week, we continue with sunny – and … Continue Reading

6 Ways You Can Prepare for Consulting Right Now

Have you missed the undergraduate recruitment window?  Didn’t make the break you expected this year for careers? The consulting industry is one of the most competitive on the planet, and there’s no shame in falling a little short this time. … Continue Reading

The Top 8 Undergrad Consulting Majors

As consulting has become more popular (frantically so), we are getting increasing numbers of emails from undergrads – and even high schoolers – begging the question – if you want to land a consulting internship, what should you major in … Continue Reading

Thinking Like a Consultant – Communicating Core Values

Welcome to the next installment of our “Thinking Like a Consultant” series, where we are exploring thoughts, behaviors and mindsets of successful consultants. If you have’t read Part 1 or Part 2 yet, make sure you catch yourself up before reading on. … Continue Reading

Thinking Like a Consultant: People Skills

One of the best things about strategy consulting is that you get to work across a broad spectrum of industries, giving you exposure to a lot of the wonderful variety that exists around us in the business world. However, one … Continue Reading

MC Coach Interview: My First Year at McKinsey

Today we get a sneak peek into a former McKinsey consultant’s first year of life at the firm. True, true – many of you are dreaming about that coveted MBB job offer, with the prestige and lucrative lifestyle that follows. … Continue Reading