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Reflecting Upon my Summer Internship at L.E.K.

As I sit at my desk reflecting on my internship, I still can’t believe how fast the summer flew by and how fantastic my internship experience was....

What Does a Career in Consulting Look Like?

My summer consultant internship experience at the L.E.K. Chicago office flew by this past summer. I had never worked in consulting before and the...

International Politics and Management Consulting

I didn’t know much about strategy consulting prior to this summer – after all, I am an International Politics major at Georgetown and have never...

A True Chicagoan for the Summer with L.E.K.

This summer I embarked upon an internship journey at L.E.K. Consulting. As one of the many Northwestern students who lives and breathes...

Collaborative Teams and Rich Discussions to Crack the Case

I had a fantastic time working as a summer consultant with L.E.K. Consulting in the Los Angeles office. My internship was highly rewarding, and as...

The Non-Traditional Consultant

Prior to my summer at L.E.K. Consulting, I had zero formal consulting experience. I came from an international development background having...

From Jet Engines to Fertilizer - Making the 'Case' for Consulting

As a new associate at L.E.K., I could not be happier with the direction my life has gone in the last two months. Two months ago I knew little...

My L.E.K. Australia Summer Associate Internship Experience

I applied for the L.E.K. Summer Associate program in my penultimate year of my Science degree at Melbourne University as I felt this was the best...

Stretch Yourself: 4 Career Development Tips

Many Associates and Life Sciences Specialists (LSSs) have been on a clearly delineated path for many years: high school counselors help you get...