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Candidate:

Mr. Tier 2 Consultant

About Me:

I’m a strategy consulting at a non-MBB firm. At matriculation, I will have 3 YOE. I’ve specialized in the retail industry and the analytics function at my firm. I am involved in many different “+1s” at work but not much outside of work. Outside of work I like to golf and hang out in Atlanta, where I am from.

Details:

Undergrad School: Georgia Tech

Undergrad Major: Chemical Engineering

GPA: 3.65

GMAT: 770

Age: 25,  Ethnicity: White

Extracurriculars: Engagement Lead at Consulting Firm

Work History:

Title: Strategy Analyst

Industry: Consulting

Company: Fortune 100 Top 10

Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 2 mos

Post MBA Goal:

Post-MBA I want to start my own analytics start-up or join an existing new venture in the retail industry. Alternatively, after exploring entrepreneurship I may decide to return to my firm to receive sponsorship.

Schools:

Target School: Stanford GSB

Status: Open

Considering: Harvard, Wharton, MIT Sloan

Rejected: Harvard

Odds:

The Experts Rate The Odds At: 10%

  • John A. Byrne, P&Q Founder & Editor-In-Chief | Odds Assessment: 10%

    There’s no doubt that Stanford likes consultants. In fact, most top business schools do. In the GSB’s Class of 2020, there were 77 admits who had been working in consulting when they were admitted. There were an additional 39 who had previously held a full- time position in consulting. But as you certainly know McKinsey, BCG and Bain (MBB) dominate the feeder companies: 44 of the incoming class had been working at one of the three firms when they applied to the GSB, with another 26 who started with MBB before making a career switch. So what about the second-tier firms? Deloitte was on the resumes of 12 Stanford MBA students, not including two more from Monitor Deloitte. So if you work at Deloitte, you …

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