Strategy

PRESENTING: 38 power players disrupting the $130 billion consulting industry and solving problems for clients in crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the management-consulting industry. The market for consultants has declined from $US160 billion to an estimated $US130 billion in 2020 because of decreased client demand, according to the research platform Statista. COVID-19 has forced firms to hold off on client projects, make significant changes to their […]
PRESENTING: 38 power players disrupting the $130 billion consulting industry and solving problems for clients in crisis
Markets

McKinsey economists lay out 9 potential coronavirus recession scenarios — ranging from a summer recovery to a ‘black swan of black swans’

Uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus and its future course drove McKinsey partners to model nine economic outcomes for recovery. The firm currently expects one of its four more optimistic scenarios to play out, with social distancing measures driving rapid containment of the outbreak and bringing national economies back online before the […]
McKinsey economists lay out 9 potential coronavirus recession scenarios — ranging from a summer recovery to a ‘black swan of black swans’
Strategy

HOW TO BREAK INTO CONSULTING: The ultimate guides for getting into business school, nailing a consulting interview, and landing a 6-figure job at firms like McKinsey and Bain

Management consulting is a highly competitive career. These guides give you first-hand insight into how to land a six-figure consulting job and work your way up once you’re at a firm. Business Insider’s panel of experts regularly weigh in on what it takes to succeed in the consulting industry. You […]
HOW TO BREAK INTO CONSULTING: The ultimate guides for getting into business school, nailing a consulting interview, and landing a 6-figure job at firms like McKinsey and Bain
News

Tasked with cutting costs for ICE, McKinsey recommended deporting migrants faster and spending less money on food and medical care

International consulting firm McKinsey & Company was hired under the Obama administration to reorganise spending for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement division of government. Under the Trump administration, the firm was redirected to “toward helping the agency figure out how to execute the White House’s clampdown on illegal immigration,” ProPublica […]
Tasked with cutting costs for ICE, McKinsey recommended deporting migrants faster and spending less money on food and medical care
News

The Saudi government reportedly targeted and punished several dissidents after an American consultancy firm identified them in a report

The Saudi government targeted and punished several dissidents after the American consultancy firm McKinsey & Company identified them in a report as critics, The New York Times reported. McKinsey reportedly created a nine-page report gauging public response to Saudi austerity measures announced in 2015, and found that three dissidents had […]
The Saudi government reportedly targeted and punished several dissidents after an American consultancy firm identified them in a report
Tech

Sundar Pichai was awarded $281 million in compensation last year. Here’s how the Alphabet CEO got his start and rose to become one of the world’s highest-paid executives.

Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is now one of the world’s highest-paid executives after he was awarded $US281 million in total compensation in 2019. Pichai, who is also the CEO of Google, became Alphabet’s CEO when Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin announced last December […]
Sundar Pichai was awarded $281 million in compensation last year. Here’s how the Alphabet CEO got his start and rose to become one of the world’s highest-paid executives.