L.E.K. Summer Associate Application FAQ for Australia

We are currently accepting applications for our Summer Associate Program in Australia. Below, I’ve addressed common questions from undergrads about applying for L.E.K.’s Associate program in Australia.

Highlights From the Annual London Alumni Event

It was great to see so many familiar faces at our annual London alumni event and hear about some of the interesting things that they are working on now. During our evening at the Dartmouth House, I enjoyed reminiscing with former coworkers and telling some of today’s relatively junior coworkers about “the old days” at L.E.K. (Yes, we managed to work without the help of Google and PowerPoint, but now I’m not quite sure how!).

I’ve shared a few photos of the event below:

L.E.K.’s Top 10 Articles for Q1-Q2 2012

Our reports so far this year have covered everything from strategy management to strengthening your corporate position in China. I’ve gone through the nearly 30 reports published globally and selected my 10 favorites. Read on and share your feedback!

Another Great L.E.K. Fundraiser for the Pan-Mass Challenge

We have been a passionate supporter of the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) for the past few years, which is a 163-mile bike ride to raise money for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. One way that we’ve been able to raise more than $700,000 for cancer research via the PMC is through our annual fundraiser to support our dedicated PMC bike team.

L.E.K.’s Stuart Jackson Named one of the Top Management Consultants of 2012

It’s always great to see colleagues get the recognition that they deserve. And that’s one reason why I’m so thrilled to see Consulting Magazine name my good friend Stuart Jackson as one of the top 25 industry leaders of the year. And as people around here (and clients) will tell you, it’s fitting that they selected him for the Excellence in Leadership category.

L.E.K.’s Tour de Cure Team Rides to Support Diabetes Research

One of the things that I love about L.E.K. is everyone’s commitment to supporting important causes. The crew from our New York City office was riding in the Tour de Cure cycling fundraiser this past weekend to raise money for the American Diabetes Association. The course took the team through sunny Manhattan and scenic New Jersey.

On the Ground in Kuala Lumpur on a Due Diligence Case

Earlier this year, my case team helped the Asian arm of a major private equity firm to evaluate the market prospects and growth opportunities surrounding their target, a major restaurant chain. Although I’m based in L.E.K.’s Bangkok office, I’m working in Kuala Lumpur for the duration of the project. Here’s a typical day during the third week of the six-week case.

4 Articles to Help Sharpen Your Resume/CV

A strong resume can grab the attention of recruiters and help you shine throughout the entire recruiting process. I wanted to share a few tips on making your resume standout – whether it’s the traditional printed resume or an online version.

1) Top-10 Management Consulting Resume Tips

2) Resume Tips
Articles for Australia

L.E.K.'s Six Most Popular Thought Leadership Pieces in Q1

We’ve covered a number of important business issues in Q1. And below I’ve listed the six most popular articles and reports that we published across the globe so far this year. Read on and share your feedback!

Recipe for Answering a Brewery Case Interview Question

L.E.K. Consulting's David T. serves up a sample management consulting interview case question about a struggling brewery, and walks through the process of analyzing the information and developing your answer.