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Best Business Schools in the U.S.

MBA degrees are expensive. Yet for a degree from a top program, they are well worth the cost in the long run due to increased earning potential and the power of a lifetime network. To that end, we’ve created a…

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Big 4 Audit Clients

Big 4 audit clients are what arguably make the largest audit companies in the world worth working for. These companies, as you may already know, are Deloitte, PwC, Ernst & Young, and KPMG. A staggering 100% of the Fortune 500…

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Consulting Firms View of EMBAs

Executive MBAs or “EMBAs”, are an attractive choice for mid-career professionals. But what do consulting firms think of EMBAs? Are they a viable path to break into consulting? Jenny Rae, ex-Bain consultant, shares her own experience of pursuing a mid-career…

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ABC Analysis

ABC Analysis is a categorization technique that places different levels of significance on a range of items to help you prioritize effectively. The analysis states that according to their respective levels, these items should be handled or controlled differently. ABC…

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Brain Teasers

Few people enjoy brain teasers, especially in a high-pressured interview setting. The good news is that brain teasers are not common in the consulting recruiting process. The bad news, however, is that they are still fair game. Just like case…

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Deloitte University

Amidst the rolling hills just outside of Fort Worth, TX lies Deloitte University, a $300M, 710,000 square foot training facility built for one of the largest professional service firms in the world. No other consulting firm in the world has…

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Scenario Planning: How to Use It

Scenario planning is one of the most powerful tools businesses can use to strategize for the future. And of course, planning is one of the most important and difficult aspects of running a business. Anyone can tell you how a…

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