Topic: consulting

Letter: Open Curriculum founder would support consulting

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Open Curriculum founder would support consulting

October 4, 2018 0 comments

To the editor: In his column published Sept. 24, Aidan Calvelli ’19 argued that working in management consulting betrays the principles that Elliot Maxwell ’68 P ’06 and Ira Magaziner ’69 P ’06, P ’07, P ’10 built into the New Curriculum. Is the author aware that Magaziner spent much […]

Letter: CareerLAB should bear responsibility for recruiting culture, too

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: CareerLAB should bear responsibility for recruiting culture, too

September 30, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: Over the last few days, readers of The Herald have witnessed a heated online debate unravel over Brown’s recruiting culture, specifically with regard to consulting.

Letter: Do we need six figures to pay the bills?

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Do we need six figures to pay the bills?

September 28, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: In a Herald op-ed published yesterday, Alexa Clark ’19 wrote that “perhaps, at the age of 21, (Aidan Calvelli ’19) is able to prioritize a job’s fit for his ‘individuality’ over its ability to pay his bills.

Jain ’19: Changing the culture of consulting recruitment starts with us

Op-eds, Opinions

Jain ’19: Changing the culture of consulting recruitment starts with us

September 28, 2018 0 comments

As someone who too has wondered if I was a sellout for interviewing (and ultimately accepting) an offer at a consulting firm last fall, I was excited to read the columns written by Aidan Calvelli ’19 and Ruth Foster ’19 this week.

Mulligan ’19: U. needs to invest in making all dorms more accessible

Op-eds, Opinions

Mulligan ’19: U. needs to invest in making all dorms more accessible

September 26, 2018 0 comments

Twenty-four million dollars later, and the building formerly known as Wilson Hall has completed its transformation into the sleek, modern, fully accessible Friedman Hall.

Foster ’19: Don’t fall into the fall recruiting trap

Columns, Opinions

Foster ’19: Don’t fall into the fall recruiting trap

September 24, 2018 0 comments

The career fair is today. As Brown students weave through a sea of recruiters, they’re likely to see table after table of technology, finance and consulting companies. These large, moneyed corporations have something very attractive to offer students — certainty.

Calvelli ’19: #BCG: Ban Consulting Groups

Columns, Opinions

Calvelli ’19: #BCG: Ban Consulting Groups

September 24, 2018 0 comments

When fall dawns on campus, you’re sure to see two things: first years with lanyards around their necks and upperclassmen in business-casual-but-don’t-worry-I’m-still-chill outfits flocking in hordes to consulting recruiting events.

Savello ’18: Thinking past fall recruitment

Columns, Opinions

Savello ’18: Thinking past fall recruitment

October 10, 2017 0 comments

As the fall semester heats up, it has become common to see students running to interviews in formal attire.

As tech industry grows, finance accelerates recruitment to secure talent

News, University News

As tech industry grows, finance accelerates recruitment to secure talent

October 2, 2017 0 comments

Many traditional big-name finance and consulting firms made an appearance at last week’s General, Technical and Professional School Career Fair.

Op-eds

Seo ’18: The hidden joy of consulting recruiting

November 9, 2016 0 comments

“Do one thing a day that scares you.” This sentence was written over a Lululemon bag that I had when I was 12 years old.