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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

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.

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.

4 Case Interview Prep Videos for Management Consulting

Back when I was in the middle of my search for a management consulting job, I looked high and low for case interview prep questions to help sharpen my interview prep skills. I’ve found four videos that I think have great tips. Enjoy!

1. Recipe for Answering a Brewery Case Interview Question (video)
By L.E.K. Consulting

2. How to Approach a Case Interview (video)
By MBA Podcaster

L.E.K. Associate Application FAQ for Australia

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

Q:  When do applications for the Associate program in Australia close?
A:  Our applications close on Saturday 10th March 2012.

Q:  Where do I apply?
A:  Apply online at http://www.lek.com/join-lek.

Life as a Management Consulting Intern

Alex B. shares his experience as an MBA-level summer intern at L.E.K. Consulting.

L.E.K. Summer Internship Application FAQ

I spotlighted three reasons why you’d get a lot out of spending a summer with us in my last post. Here, I’ve addressed common questions from undergrad and grad students about applying for L.E.K.’s summer internship program.

 

3 Reasons to Choose L.E.K. for your Summer Internship

The right summer internship can provide you with invaluable management consulting work experience. Our nine-week summer internship program gives undergrad and MBA students real-world experience as integral members of a case team. We also provide a healthy dose of formal training, as well as opportunities for you to get to know our consulting staff and management through planned social events. The three main program benefits are:

6 Articles to Direct Your Career and Job Search

I’m back with this week’s roundup of articles that I think have some pretty good advice about the job search and managing your career.

1. Competitive Job Market? Train Like a Boxer.
By Brazen Careerist
Overview: How to throw punches that will help you land a job.

6 More Insightful Careers Articles

There’s a lot to think about when searching for the job that’s right for you. And the six articles that I found this week provide some great practical advice. Enjoy!

1. Five Ways to Make a Killer First Impression
By Forbes
Overview:  Tips to ensure you are being judged accurately. 

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