How is the strategy consulting space in ME at the moment? Any personal reflections (MBB, Roland Berger, Kearney, S&)?

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New answer on Jul 16, 2020
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Anonymous replied on Jul 16, 2020

Dear Ahmed,

At the moment the market is still sleeping in the summer low season. The recruiting activities and most of the firms McKinsey, BCG, Bain, Roland Kearney, Strategy&, Kearney and other firms will strongly resume in September, after most people get back from their vacations.

In general there will be reduced intake this year, since also many people starts later this year, but the market is still prospective. So to be specific BCG would resume hiring strongle. Now their hiring is not that strong, Startegy& will also recover after August, Roland Berger is already actively looking and doing recruiting events online, especially also for American University of Beirut and other Business Schools, Oliver Wyman and Kearney have been more active recently.

In order to give you mre insight from the market, reach out to me.



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replied on Jul 02, 2020
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You mean in terms of recruitment processes being re-activated? In this case, altough I have a seen a huge boost in processes re-activating in the last 2 weeks, nothing -at least of my coachees- in ME at the moment.



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Anonymous replied on Jul 02, 2020

Hi Ahmed,

This is a very broad question - feel free to send me a personal message if you any specific questions you have in mind.



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replied on Jul 03, 2020
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Hi Ahmed,

This is good practice for your casing.

You need to be structured in your thinking, be objective/hypothesis-driven, and be clear in your communication.

We have no idea what you mean by your is too broad, not structured, and it's not clear what you want/need!

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