IE Consulting Day took place 26th of September 2014 in Aula Magna and gathered together 7 consulting companies and more than 150 MBA and MIM students.
During the IE Consulting Day series of events such as discussion panels, case workshops and multiple firm presentations were organized that enabled students to interact with representatives from the world’s top consulting firms such as McKinsey, Accenture, Everis, Oliver Wymen, Strategy&, Capgemini. As the preparation for the IE Consulting Day Consulting Club presented the following activities:
• The Key Speaker Events: The Key Speaker Series events brought senior members of consulting firms to campus in order to deliver presentations on some of the most pertinent issues in business today.
• The case interview workshops: The Case Interview Workshops were facilitated by management consultants from the world’s top consulting houses to coach students on case interview techniques and share their own experiences of the industry
• Skills Building: The Club supported IE students in building skills for case interviews by hosting weekly case practice sessions and providing bi-monthly newsletters with interview tips and industry updates.
• Consulting Book: The Consulting Book as a guide prepared by IE students was organized to provide an overview of the consulting industry, case interview techniques and major consulting firms around the world.
During the IE Consulting Day companies presentations were given by top consulting companies including brief presentation of the company and highlights of recruitment process. Individual firms had an opportunity to lead a business case workshop, gave an industry update, and participate in a Round Table discussion. Later on participants had a chance to engage in a networking cocktail with IE MBA and IE MIM students.