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UCLA Undergraduate Case Competition

Here at L.E.K., we are always looking for opportunities to engage university students with the firm and the consulting world. Recently, the L.E.K. Los Angeles office held a week-long case competition with undergraduate students at UCLA. Students of all class levels and majors were invited to form teams of up to five members to solve a business strategy case.

International Travel for Case Work with L.E.K. U.S.A.

If you’re familiar with L.E.K. you probably know that unlike many consulting firms, our case work doesn’t typically require weekly travel. However, some cases offer unique opportunities and recently I had the chance to travel to the Middle East and work on a project for a global airline.

From L.E.K. to Entrepreneurship, Part Two

Like many young professionals, I too have an obsession with entrepreneurship.  In fact, I would spend many of my L.E.K. weekends brainstorming ideas with my now co-founder, James Morrissey. Both James and I spent extensive time living and studying in China before joining L.E.K., and quickly developed a desire to tie those experiences into our professional careers. Last summer, we stumbled upon an actionable idea.

From L.E.K. to Entrepreneurship, Part One

I learned about L.E.K. during my senior year at Indiana University.  After scouring the internet for information on post-undergraduate business opportunities, I was certain I wanted to start my career in strategy consulting.

Preparing for L.E.K.'s Case Study Interviews

This video will guide you through the case study interview at L.E.K.  If you have been invited to an assessment process with L.E.K. then this is the perfect place to begin your preparation.

My USA SWAP Experience

I recently had the opportunity to partake in the swap scheme run at L.E.K., which is an excellent program that gives those with 2-3 years experience the chance to swap places with a colleague in another of our worldwide offices.  I was very lucky as I was able to swap to Boston for six months and then head straight to Chicago for a second three-month swap.

Why Consulting is Right for Me

My name is Tony, and I am entering my second year as a Consultant in the L.E.K. London office.  Prior to L.E.K., I was a student at Harvard Business School and prior to that, I was a consultant at a large firm in New York.  I decided to go back into consulting because I felt that I still had a lot to learn and develop within a professional services setting.

What Makes L.E.K. Unique?

There are a number of things that make L.E.K. Consulting an attractive place to work. Read more to find out what they are.

Transitioning From Academia to Life Sciences Consulting at L.E.K. London

I have always had a strong interest in science and this led me to pursue a PhD in biophysics immediately after finishing my undergraduate degree. However, having spent the time conducting research in an academic environment, I realized that I did not want to pursue this as a career...

Associate Recruiting: Australia FAQs

From outstanding academic achievement and comfort with quantitative analysis to initiative and commitment and strong communication skills, L.E.K. regional recruiting teams review potential associate candidates on many levels. The recruiting process lets L.E.K. learn how a candidate thinks and responds to business issues relevant to our work and gives us insight into a candidate's motivation and interest in strategy consulting with L.E.K. Consulting specifically. For those interested in associate-level positions in the Australia region, here are some answers to frequently asked questions for the upcoming recruiting cycle. 

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