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Bain Sell Weekend

April 5th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

I’m at this amazing boutique hotel right now… Bain definitely won the hotel battle!  Before I share any more thoughts about the weekend, let me just show a few photos from my room:  Not only is there an LCD TV in the bathroom, but there’s another one hidden behind a painting that slides into the […]

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Bain vs. BCG

April 5th, 2009 · 4 Comments · Uncategorized

Decision time.  This is a tough one.  When it comes to management consulting, there’s definitely no clear winner among the “Big Three”.  As I’ve met other people working through the recruiting process, I’ve encountered all sorts of decisions: people will turn down each of the firms in favor of the others with little consistency across […]

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BCG Sell Weekend

February 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I just came out of a “sell weekend” with BCG.  Each of the consulting firms host weekend-long events for offerees.  I don’t know if many industry recruiters do this, but it’s definitely a hard sell that’s bound to have an impact on the decision-making process.  I have to admit that I’m extremely impressed with them… […]

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Summer Internship Applications!

January 6th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

There’s nothing like interrupting a winter break to experience the joys of recruiting!  January 6th is The Deadline… the ominous date when all of your applications have to be completed for on-campus recruiting.  McKinsey, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft — this is the first formal stage-gate in a process that consumed the last half of the fall semester […]

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