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A Day in the Life of a Consulting Intern at Bain & Company

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October 31, 2016

Kate, a consulting intern, is joined by other summer associates at a reception

I didn’t entirely know what to expect before beginning as a summer associate at Bain & Company in Washington, D.C., in June. Although I enrolled at Fuqua with the intention of pursuing an…

MBA Skills Put to Work—Consulting in South Africa

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October 27, 2014

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…

Increasing my Impact with the Duke MBA

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February 6, 2013

In the past few weeks, we’ve received email reminders about graduation requirements to make sure everyone’s on track to walk across that stage and shake Dean Boulding’s hand in May. These emails have…

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…

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