Consulting

Welcome to the Consulting Community

This is a community for those interested in Consulting careers, and brings together news, resources and events from the CDO, Clubs, and MIT Sloan community.

  • Overview
  • Sample Companies
  • Sample Job Roles
  • Every year, a large number of MIT Sloan business students, across multiple programs, are recruited for internships and full-time roles in consulting. These firms are looking for students with:

    • Conceptual problem-solving/analytical/quantitative skills
    • Persuasive communication skills and ability to influence change
    • Client relationship skills
    • Intellectual curiosity and ability to learn quickly
    • Adaptable to diverse working environments
    • Project management/prioritization

    As consulting firms hire large classes of business graduates, their recruiting process involves a number of events where representatives meet large numbers of students, and a multi-stage interview process. Recruiting begins early for these roles.

  • Altman Vilandrie • AlixPartners • Analysis Group • Bain & Company • BCG • Cicero Group • co:collective • Cornerstone Research • Deloitte Consulting • EY-Parthenon • Frog • L.E.K. Consulting • McKinsey & Co. • Milliman • Navigant • Roland Berger • Siemans Management Consulting • Strategy& • SY Partners

    Internal Consulting: Catalyst Education Lab • IBM • PTC

  • Associate • Consultant • Engagement Manager • Management Consultant • Senior Associate • Senior Consultant

This chart shows the 6 stages of career growth. Where are you now?

By Gary Burnison | CNBC | September 21, 2021

Different people are destined to different career paths. But ideally, over time, you will take on bigger assignments and more responsibilities that will help you get to where you want.

As a CEO …

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Career Stories: Belen Vicente Blazquez, MBA 2021

Belen Vicente Blazquez, MBA 2021, speaks about her career transition from large consulting firms to biotech startups. She discusses how she leaned on networking, MIT Sloan events and clubs, and the CDO to determine her career path. Watch our interview …

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Veterans at McKinsey: Meet Jeff Berg

McKinsey & Company | September 9, 2021

For Jeff Berg, his Navy life began at birth—he was born at Balboa Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California to a father in the Navy. Two grandfathers and a great uncle had also …

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