The Advisor Blog

Considering a career in consulting? Learn more about what makes L.E.K. exceptional, from first-year associates’ perspectives to office swaps to social events and networking opportunities.

Edge Strategy: Tapping Potential at the Edge of your Core Business

 L.E.K. Managing Directors Dan McKone and Alan Lewis encourage executives to look for the enormous, untapped source of profit that exists on the...

"Most of What You Will Learn Will Be Learned On the Job"

In the short time that I’ve been here I have worked on two different case teams, experienced my first Chick Fil-A -inspired team breakfast,...

What Skills are Needed to Become a Successful Management Consultant

 From being a team player to having intellectual curiosity, you need to be client-focused and always trying to find better results with each case....

Do More With L.E.K.

One of the best parts about L.E.K., in my opinion, is the vast array of experiences you get in a short period of time. I’ve been with L.E.K. for...

You Have the Job. Now What?

As you drop your signed offer letter into the mail box (or, more likely, click “Submit” on the digital form), it occurs to you that it’s finally...

Why L.E.K.?

 From industry to consulting, or college to consulting, L.E.K. offers a diverse professional environment for individuals from many backgrounds....

L.E.K. Boston Makes an Impact at the Greater Boston Food Bank

Twice a year, the Community Impact Committee in the L.E.K. Boston office gathers L.E.K.-ers to volunteer at the Greater Boston Food Bank. Just...

A Day in the Life of a First Year Associate

No two days as an associate at L.E.K. are ever truly the same. Coming up on the end of my first year, I just wrapped up my 14th case, and all of...

Beyond Academia--Putting my Ph.D. to Real, Practical Use at L.E.K.

I’ve just finished my first two weeks here at L.E.K. and I can say with full confidence that I am where I am supposed to be.