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Behind the L.E.K. Consulting Name (Video)

What does L.E.K. stand for? Our global Chairman and co-founder Iain Evans and co-founder Jim Lawrence reunite to discuss the early days of L.E.K. Consulting, the principles of the firm and much more.



L.E.K. Supports Cancer Research UK with 10k Charity Run and Silent Auction

L.E.K. volunteers at the Fullers’ London Pride 10k as part of our corporate community service program.

On a beautiful summer’s day, a gang of sporty and motivated L.E.K.ers assembled in Chiswick to take part in the annual Fullers’ London Pride 10k in aid of Cancer Research UK. 

Supporting the Reaching Out MBA Conference and Diversity at L.E.K.

The 15th Annual Reaching Out MBA Conference is coming to Boston’s Seaport Hotel on October 18-20. It brings together lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students from business schools nationally for skill building, networking, job-seeking and socializing, and is one of my favorite L.E.K.-sponsored events.

L.E.K. Volunteers Power Through the Aplastic Anaemia Trust Triathlon

Community service: L.E.K.’s Aplastic Anaemia Trust Triathlon team

For many years, L.E.K. has been a proud supporter of the Aplastic Anaemia Trust, a charity focused on providing care and medical research to cure this potentially deadly form of bone marrow failure.

5 Tips for Transitioning from College to a Consulting Job

Sharon K., L.E.K. Consulting

One of the most frequent questions I have received from friends and family since joining L.E.K. Consulting is, “How’s the real world?” Looking back, I’d say that the transition has mostly been smooth, but here are a few tips that I’ve picked up during the past year that may be helpful as you get ready for your career after college:

Consulting Interview Questions: L.E.K. Employees Tell All (Video)

Don’t miss this rare chance to learn about the types of consulting interview questions that you may be asked. L.E.K. employees reveal questions that they like to ask during a consulting interview and the types of answers that they're looking for.

Inside the Two-Week Orientation Program in London

L.E.K. New Hire Orientation

The first couple of weeks at L.E.K. Consulting in London are undoubtedly an exciting time for new Associates. There is lots to familiarise yourself with, plenty to learn and lots of new colleagues to get to know. For me, and for many other new associates, this is combined with the excitement and change of moving to London.

L.E.K.’s Top-5 Articles for Q3 2012

During the past quarter our reports have covered strategy management topics across a number of dynamic industries – including aerospace, consumer products, healthcare, media & entertainment and retail.

What are We Looking for in a Consulting Colleague? (Video)

I’m fortunate to have an intelligent group of colleagues that I truly enjoy working with every day. Some of them -- from our global chairman to consultants -- sat down to share the skills and traits that L.E.K. is looking for in team members. Some keys that they highlight are leadership ability, an innate interest in problem solving, collaboration and more. Watch this video to hear it straight from them.

Why Consulting, and Why Apply to L.E.K.? (Video)

I’m excited to introduce a new YouTube playlist for recruiting and careers information that will feature a number of videos with L.E.K.ers talking about a range of topics – from skills required for success in management consulting to interview tips. And we’ve got perspectives from all levels covered – from the global chairman who co-founded the company (Iain Evans) to more junior consulting colleagues.