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Struggling to break into consulting in Chicago. Frustrating to say the least. Have an MBA and MIM (European degree) and looking for Associate level roles, maybe even lower level if necessary. Looking for advice, insight, and even intros to help me land. Much appreciated!

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What universities are your MBA and MIM from? That is a big factor

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My mba is from Southern Illinois, which isn’t great, but my MIM is from Grenoble which a triple accredited in France.

Do you need sponsorship?

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Right now an analyst for an insurance company. Also have done some part time consulting for a boutique firm which really lit the consulting fire.

Happy to help with Deloitte referral if you see job postings of interest. Can also coach you to crack technology consulting interviews if invited

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Just some friendly advice...find an associate level opening at each of the big consulting companies (B4, ACN, IBM, etc) and then use this app to directly ask for a referral for the position at that company. People are more than willing to help and want those referral bonuses

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Thank you, I have gotten a couple referrals. Hoping that works!

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