Undergraduate Blog / Tag: Consulting

Calvin Wang

Flexibility and Breaking the Mold

I work at a financial consulting firm. Stereotypically, you would imagine a bunch of serious men and women, dressed in suits, 3 espressos deep, and crunching some ridiculous formulas into Excel. I’m here to tell you that a position in finance does not have to be that way. As an interpersonal, extroverted person, I am…

Yating Lu

IXL Innovation Olympics – A force that is disrupting the Consulting field

Curious about the next big thing? Companies should be always curious in order to stay competitive. It is easy to spot innovation within the field of product-offering industry, but what if we shift our attention to professional service-offering industry? Where does innovation lie in that field? I would like to answer this question with my…

Calvin Wang

My Goals to Succeed as a Financial Consultant

This summer, I will be interning as a financial analyst at a consulting firm specializing in deals, litigations, and transactions that merge finance and economics. CrowninShield Financial Research was founded by Babson finance professor Steven Feinstein and has served as the leading financial consultant to a number of large securities litigations firms over the years.…

Donna Sosnowski

Summer in the City…or Wherever Your Summer Experience Leads You

Another rigorous semester comes to an end and our students are off and running for the summer.  Many have secured internships, are continuing their classes, studying in the US or abroad, traveling the globe, working in the neighborhood, or pursuing their passions.  These diverse opportunities provide skills/competencies and character building for our students as they…

Arline MacCormack

Babson Students as Consultants

The spring semester is well underway and we have 12 teams of Babson students busily working on consulting projects for a number of worthy organizations.  Since 1976, Babson students have worked with organizations to provide solutions for a wide range of business challenges. Our Management Consulting Field Experience (MCFE) program gives students first-hand experience—which will…

Michelle Lederhos

Connections! Babson Boston Connect & Industry Treks!

You have heard it before…. Networking is one of the most effective strategies for learning more about a career field path and finding an internship or job.  CCD provides students many opportunities for students to not only practice networking, but NETWORK!  Two signature programs for students to take advantage of are just around the corner,…

Michelle Lederhos

Business Analytics at Babson and Beyond

This Blog was written by Babson student, Nelson Munoz, class of 2015. Munoz recently secured his post graduate plans at one of the big 4 professional services firms in a data analytics role in their consulting practice. ************************************ When I first came to Babson three years ago, “Big Data” was not exactly a buzzword yet.…

Michelle Lederhos

Babson Career Boot Camp- Hello, Real World! – Anna Ivashko, Clarkston Consulting

Alumni Guest Blog post from Anna Ivashko, Consultant, Clarkston Consulting. Her educational background includes extensive coursework in management, strategic analysis, applied mathematics, and economics at Babson College. Anna’s professional experience includes business process analysis, training, and validation roles in the life sciences industry. She is dedicated to understanding her clients’ business needs, translating business process…

Brian Hickey

JMCFE: International Consulting Experience

Babson offers a variety of unique learning and personal development opportunities throughout the academic and over school breaks. During winter break I was fortunate to have the opportunity to take part in the Babson JMCFE Program in which we acted as consultants for a company in Switzerland. This program, similar to the MCFE program at…