March 30, 2020

ISB international placement and exchange program experience

You’ve read a lot about ISB placements. But what’s the truth about international placements at ISB? How does it work? Does the ISB exchange program experience […]
March 23, 2020

A day in the life of a consultant

Management consultants working for the top consulting firms help solve the business problems of their clients, such as CEOs, CFOs, divisional heads, and other leaders of […]
March 2, 2020

How to select the right career after MBA

Millions of professionals across the world are stuck in the wrong careers, doing work they were never meant to do. No wonder so many enroll in […]
February 17, 2020

McKinsey vs BCG vs Bain vs Big 4 (Deloitte, EY, KPMG, PwC): Differences & similarities

McKinsey, BCG, and Bain (MBB) are very different companies. But they have similarities, too. All three are equally prestigious management and strategy consulting companies with global […]
February 10, 2020

Market sizing questions, examples and answers

What are market-sizing questions? They are what management consultants can expect at first meetings with their clients. As one, you can bet these questions will be […]
January 6, 2020

How to answer brain teasers in interviews for Consulting & Investment Banking jobs

If you thought that interviewers at management consulting and investment banking (IB) interviews use brainteasers to put candidates at ease and bring in some light-hearted moments, […]
December 18, 2019

Life after consulting: Exit options

Many management consultants hardly complete two or three years in their jobs before they realize that there’s more to life than consulting. Consultancies have an “up […]
December 9, 2019

From engineering to investment banking

Can you go from engineering to investment banking? The simple answer is that it’s complicated! But let’s see how complicated.
November 25, 2019

5 tips for MBA students planning to launch their own business after graduation

What should MBA students with entrepreneurial aspirations keep in mind when they’re planning to start an independent business after completing their MBA? What resources can they […]
October 28, 2019

Interested in Private Equity or Venture Capital jobs after MBA? Read this

Private Equity (PE) is one of the most lucrative careers in finance. It involves using investor money from “Limited Partners” who are generally Monsieur Big-Pockets, to […]
September 18, 2019

Investment banking cover letter tips and samples

First, is a cover letter necessary for investment banking jobs? In many cases, no, but in some cases, yes, as it turns out. At bulge bracket […]
September 9, 2019

Top Private Equity (PE) firms in the world

Private equity firms raise capital from institutions and high-net-worth individuals and invest these funds to obtain equity in companies with potential. What are the world’s biggest […]