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CDO, March 18, 2015Deirdre O’Donnell is an associate director of the Career Development Office (CDO). Click here for Part I of this series. For the investment banking industry, how important is prior experience vs. performance in interview vs. networking? The job is going to go to the person who’s Continue Reading
Guest Contributor, March 16, 2015By Allyson Himelstein, Tuck Partner (TP) '16 Allyson works at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth in the career services, communication, and advancement departments. Before moving to the Upper Valley, she worked as a recruiter in Manhattan and guest lectured at NYU's Career Center. While she misses New York&rsquo Continue Reading
CDO, March 12, 2015Deirdre O’Donnell is an associate director of Tuck's Career Development Office (CDO). Discuss how you’d prepare for fit interviews for the investment banking industry. The first thing that’s very important is to understand what the desired skill set is for the industry. There Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, March 11, 2015By Erin Gallagher, Tuck Partner (TP) '16 Originally from Central Illinois, Erin moved to Hanover after spending six years working in Chicago. Her husband Mike is a T '16. Upon moving, Erin left her full-time position as a meeting & event planner and started her own freelance planning business. Moving to Tuck Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, March 09, 2015By Tony Sampson T'16 Tony is a first-year student at Tuck. Prior to arriving in Hanover, he worked in bank regulation and capital policy at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C., where he focused primarily on insurance companies. Tony earned a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and a Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, March 06, 2015By Avi Sethi T'16 Avi is a first-year student at Tuck who previously worked for the NewSchools Venture Fund, a Palo Alto based ed-tech seed investor. Previous to NewSchools, he worked in strategy consulting at Accenture based out of New York City. He started his career as a high school Continue Reading
CDO, March 05, 2015Mathias Machado T’09 is an associate director of Tuck's Career Development Office. Discuss how you’d prepare for fit interviews for the tech industry. One of the things about tech to keep in mind is that it’s not the same as consulting or investment banking Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, March 02, 2015By Zhe (Hardy) Huang T'16 Hardy was born, raised and educated in China. Prior to Tuck, he worked with the management consulting arm of PricewaterhouseCoopers, based out of Shanghai. Since coming to Tuck, he has fallen in love with skiing and thinks Tuck is a great place to be. Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, February 25, 2015By Edward Harding T'16 Ed Harding is a first-year student at Tuck. He graduated with first class honours from Oxford University, and has spent the last three years working in strategy consulting, advising financial services clients in Europe, South America, and the US. He enjoys playing rugby, rock climbing and Continue Reading
CDO, February 23, 2015Stephen Pidgeon T’07 is an associate director of the CDO and author of the books How to Get a Job in Consulting and Case Interviews for Beginners. Talk about the logistics of the typical interview process for the consulting industry. Going back to the example of today’s Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, February 20, 2015By Alex Rogalski T'15 Alex is a second-year student at Tuck. After receiving his BA at Connecticut College, he joined Cambridge Associates in their Boston office where he spent four years helping nonprofit institutions invest their assets. Born and raised in Hanover, NH, Alex was thrilled to be able to Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, February 18, 2015By Sarah Boole T'15 Sarah is a second-year student at Tuck. She attended Hamilton College for her undergraduate degree. Before Tuck, Sarah worked in consumer insights for Communispace Corporation, serving clients in the consumer packaged goods, retail, health care, and pharmaceutical industries. After graduation, she will be moving to Minneapolis Continue Reading
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