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Gaining Consulting Experience with FCCP

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January 14, 2020

four students seated at a campus dining room table with laptops talking; consulting experience

Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum is an experiential learning opportunity for students to work on consulting engagements with businesses and nonprofits around the world. First-year and second-year MBAs work in teams to assist client organizations with challenges across a number of industries and fields such as marketing, strategy, and operations

MBA Skills Put to Work—Consulting in South Africa

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October 27, 2014

My team atop Table Mountain after the morning hike

I spent spring break of my first year applying my MBA skills to an international consulting project in South Africa! The experience was part of the Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum or FCCP, a…

Takeaways from the Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum

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September 5, 2014

Every year, Fuqua offers students the opportunity to participate in experiential learning opportunities through the Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum (FCCP). It allows us to take the skills we learn in the classroom and…

Study Abroad in Africa – The Academic Experience

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May 1, 2013

In my previous post, I spoke briefly about studying abroad in Cape Town, and I’d like to describe the academic experience in more detail … because despite all the travel and fun my…

Consulting – Just in Case

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January 2, 2013

When I applied to Fuqua, I didn’t know what consulting was. It’s been my good fortune that the Consulting Club has expended considerable effort in bringing people like me up to speed. I…

Impact Consulting in Africa

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December 11, 2012

Needless to say, consulting is definitely a hot topic at business school! And I wanted to investigate the world of consulting for myself, but with a hands-on experience outside of an internship. Fortunately…

Crazy for Case Competitions

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December 4, 2012

As you begin your application process to business school, you start to assess where you are, where you would like to go, and the skill set that you need to bridge that gap….

How I Got Here …

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February 2, 2012

I have friends who laughed when I said that I planned to go to business school. Literally laughed. “You?!” they said, knowing my background in government. They assumed (as I probably did, too)…

Continually Impressed by Deloitte Leader

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November 11, 2011

Prior to business school, I worked for Deloitte Consulting and had the opportunity to meet Punit Renjen after he became CEO of our practice. Punit is a dynamic and inspirational speaker who is…

A Week in Atlanta, a World of Learning

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October 31, 2011

Within two hours of completing my last final, I was seated at the Washington Duke Inn, also known as the “WaDuke,” having a celebratory lunch and drinks with some of my classmates. It…

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