L.E.K.’s Top-5 Articles for Q4

During the past quarter our reports have covered strategy management topics across a number of dynamic industries. Read on and let me know what you think about our latest analysis and industry trends!

1. 2012-2013 L.E.K. Contractor Behavior Survey
Abstract:  L.E.K. Consulting’s third Contractor Behavior Survey finds that shifting contractor behaviors will have an impact on building products manufacturers and the channel.

Toy Story! Pictures of Our Annual Toy Drive

Here are some pictures of our Boston team wrapping more than 200 presents for our annual toy drive with Frosty’s Friends.

This year, Frosty’s Friends partnered with the Boys & Girls Clubs in Boston to provide gifts for underprivileged children. This brings our total to nearly 1,300 gifts given to this important cause during the last seven years. Thanks to everyone who lent a hand.

Packages of Hope: Humanitarian Aid to Syria

From baking cakes to running races, there’s always something going on at L.E.K. to raise money for a good cause.

Playing Around During Corporate Volunteer Day

L.E.K. lends a hand during Corporate Volunteer Day

Every year L.E.K. Consulting takes part in a Boston-wide initiative called Corporate Volunteer Day, where we spend a Saturday volunteering at a local school or business.

How do You Ace Your Consulting Interviews? Read our Insider Interview Tips

Interviewing can be a stressful, but with a little inside information you’ll be ready for anything. That’s why I’m sharing this great blog post about interview tips that first appeared on the careers site the Vault. Check out the advice from my colleague Will G. below, and read the Vault blog for additional interview tips and careers information. –The L.EK. Advisor

L.E.K. Gets in the Halloween Spirit

Management consulting can be frighteningly fun, and I always love our Halloween party. Every year, we transform our office into Halloween central, complete with spirited decorations, a path for kids of all ages to go trick-or-treating throughout our office, and plenty of food and drinks. And there are always great creative ideas vying for the annual best costume award.

I’ve shared a few of my favorite photos below:

A Mom’s Perspective on Work-Life Balance at L.E.K.

L.E.K.’s Lisa Q. talks about balancing work and family

I am an Engagement Manager in L.E.K. Consulting’s Boston office. I started my career at L.E.K. in 2006 as an Associate after working in Proteomics Research for several years and then deciding that I needed something that would offer a more fast-paced environment while still allowing me to work in life sciences. 

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.