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    What are common exit options you have seen at DHLC?

    AskDHLC DHL Consulting exit exit options
    Most recent answer on Jul 28, 2021
    The best answer (on Jul 28, 2021) is from:
    Simon
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    Former McKinsey Interviewer (and JEM) with background in engineering, now working in the Renewables industry
    Simon
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    gave the best answer on Jul 28, 2021
    Former McKinsey Interviewer (and JEM) with background in engineering, now working in the Renewables industry
    Hi, from my experience with (German) Inhouse Consultancies, Exits are typically into Senior or Project Management roles within the respective organization, in this case DHL. Some people might also exit externally, but ... (read entire answer)
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    on Jul 28, 2021 on Jul 28, 2021
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    Is there a focus on specific cases (e.g. mainly logistic cases) in the internship interview?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Mar 03, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 03, 2021) is from:
    Daniil
    Senior Consultant
    Daniil gave the best answer on Mar 03, 2021
    Senior Consultant
    Hi there, since interview cases are often coming from the real practice of DHL Consulting, the context of them might be related to logistics. Nevertheless, for interview preparation I recommend to practice various case ... (read entire answer)
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    on Mar 03, 2021 on Mar 03, 2021
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    How has Covid19 affected the Logistics industry?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Mar 03, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 03, 2021) is from:
    Daniil
    Senior Consultant
    Daniil gave the best answer on Mar 03, 2021
    Senior Consultant
    Hi there, on DHL Consulting LinkedIn page you can find relevant posts prepared by our colleagues, regarding the impact of COVID-19. Below are the links to some of them. https://www.linkedin.com/posts/dhlconsulting_im ... (read entire answer)
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    on Mar 03, 2021 on Mar 03, 2021
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    Do you offer career events where I can meet you?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Mar 01, 2021
    The best answer (on Mar 01, 2021) is from:
    Daniil
    Senior Consultant
    Daniil gave the best answer on Mar 01, 2021
    Senior Consultant
    At the moment, there are no career events which are “open to anyone”. However, we regularly have campus events coming up (for instance Maastricht Business Days this week or the WHU Campus for Supply Chain Management in ... (read entire answer)
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    on Mar 01, 2021 on Mar 01, 2021
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    What can I expect concerning the work-life-balance?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 26, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 26, 2021) is from:
    Alina
    Associate Consultant
    Alina gave the best answer on Feb 26, 2021
    Associate Consultant
    I know this is not the answer you want to hear, but all I can say is that it truly depends on the project and current workload/timeline of the project. I've had 60h weeks, but that is not typical and will most likely on ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 26, 2021 on Feb 26, 2021
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    Internship Requirements

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 26, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 26, 2021) is from:
    Alina
    Associate Consultant
    Alina gave the best answer on Feb 26, 2021
    Associate Consultant
    Consulting experience is not a must, but you should have experience in a strategy-related field, such as corporate strategy, business development etc. If you have experience working in project-based settings, this would ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 26, 2021 on Feb 26, 2021
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    Hi, is it also possible to spend some time at an office abroad (e.g. in Singapore) when I am hired in Bonn?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 26, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 26, 2021) is from:
    Alina
    Associate Consultant
    Alina gave the best answer on Feb 26, 2021
    Associate Consultant
    Yes, it is possible to spend time at the other offices as part of a 2-3 month office exchange. Depending on the needs of the offices abroad, it is also possible to transfer offices completely, and fully move to e.g. Sin ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 26, 2021 on Feb 26, 2021
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    When do I need to apply for an internship?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 25, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 25, 2021) is from:
    Yeonsoo
    Consultant
    Yeonsoo gave the best answer on Feb 25, 2021
    Consultant
    Hi there, We offer internships all year long, so you can apply anytime. Considering the length of the recruiting process, I'd suggest to apply at least 2-3 months prior to your preferred starting date.
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    on Feb 25, 2021 on Feb 25, 2021
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    What are some of the most sought after projects while you’re at DHLC? How does what you do affect exit options?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 25, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 25, 2021) is from:
    Yeonsoo
    Consultant
    Yeonsoo gave the best answer on Feb 25, 2021
    Consultant
    Hi Saad, We have a diverse project portfolio ranging from finance, HR to digitalization, sustainability, operations, etc. The company has four focus topics where we prioritize to develop knowledge and expertise as ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 25, 2021 on Feb 25, 2021
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    Hi, do you only have internal projects at DHL or external ones too?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 25, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 25, 2021) is from:
    Yeonsoo
    Consultant
    Yeonsoo gave the best answer on Feb 25, 2021
    Consultant
    Hi Amanda, We also have external projects. Many of our external projects are related to logistic network optimization. The ratio of external projects are higher in our regional offices - Singapore and Miami. In Bonn, ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 25, 2021 on Feb 25, 2021
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    Online test before case interview

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 25, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 25, 2021) is from:
    Yeonsoo
    Consultant
    Yeonsoo gave the best answer on Feb 25, 2021
    Consultant
    Hi Charlotte, Yes, there is an online test. I found the DHLC recruiting process highly similar to other consultancies. CV screening - online test - interviews.
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    on Feb 25, 2021 on Feb 25, 2021
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    Languages needed to join

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 25, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 25, 2021) is from:
    Yeonsoo
    Consultant
    Yeonsoo gave the best answer on Feb 25, 2021
    Consultant
    Hello, English is the official working language within DHLC, and German is not required to join us. However, there are 'German required' projects. Only German speakers will be staffed on those projects. If you are w ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 25, 2021 on Feb 25, 2021
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    How does Covid19 affect the work at DHL Consulting?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 24, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 25, 2021) is from:
    Daniil
    Senior Consultant
    Daniil gave the best answer on Feb 25, 2021
    Senior Consultant
    I would say that the majority of meetings are remote at this moment of time, including client meetings, internal team meetings, trainings, and even parties, lunches and coffee chats :) There is an option to work from ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 24, 2021 on Feb 24, 2021
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    Any tips on solving DHLC business cases? Thank you!

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 23, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 23, 2021) is from:
    Daniil
    Senior Consultant
    Daniil gave the best answer on Feb 23, 2021
    Senior Consultant
    I guess my tips are rather general, but I think the first and best advice I can give you is to practice as much as you can, ideally together with a case partner. When preparing, I also used cases from PrepLounge case l ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 23, 2021 on Feb 23, 2021
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    Is there the possibility to write my master thesis with DHLC?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 23, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 23, 2021) is from:
    Alina
    Associate Consultant
    Alina gave the best answer on Feb 23, 2021
    Associate Consultant
    Unfortunately, this is not possible.
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    on Feb 23, 2021 on Feb 23, 2021
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    How is DHLC different from other Inhouse Consultancies?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 22, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 22, 2021) is from:
    Alina
    Associate Consultant
    Alina gave the best answer on Feb 22, 2021
    Associate Consultant
    I do not have a direct comparison to other inhouse consultancies, so I can only speak on what makes DHLC unique. In my opinion, this is definitely our company culture. It is characterized by flexibility, flat hierarch ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 22, 2021 on Feb 22, 2021
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    Which background do I need to start at DHL Consulting?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 22, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 22, 2021) is from:
    Daniil
    Senior Consultant
    Daniil gave the best answer on Feb 22, 2021
    Senior Consultant
    Many of the DHL Consulting colleagues have business background. Nevertheless, if you do not have one, this is not yet a reason not to apply. We are looking for the diversity, also in the backgrounds. For example, we hav ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 22, 2021 on Feb 22, 2021
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    Which projects are you currently working on?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Feb 22, 2021
    The best answer (on Feb 22, 2021) is from:
    Yeonsoo
    Consultant
    Yeonsoo gave the best answer on Feb 22, 2021
    Consultant
    I am currently designing a charging model for a new employee portal which will be used across DPDHL Group. At a task level that means analyzing as-is vs. to-be cost model, analyzing charging mechanisms, aligning decisio ... (read entire answer)
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    on Feb 22, 2021 on Feb 22, 2021
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    Applying for Internships for 2021

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Nov 09, 2020
    Anonymous gave the best answer on Jul 01, 2020
    Hello, I would suggest to wait until Dec. 2020 / Jan. 2021. Best
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    on Nov 09, 2020 on Nov 09, 2020
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    If I had an offer from DHLC 2 or 3 years ago, would it be possible to reapply ? would there be any restrictions or ban?

    AskDHLC
    Most recent answer on Oct 28, 2020
    The best answer (on Oct 09, 2020) is from:
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Clara
    Expert
    Content Creator
    gave the best answer on Oct 09, 2020
    McKinsey | Awarded professor at Master in Management @ IE | MBA at MIT |+180 students coached | Integrated FIT Guide aut
    Hello! Most likely you are not going to have any issue, since the ban is 12-18 months, to give you time to incorporate to your CV new elements. 2-3 years is more than enaugh time! Hope it helps! Cheers, Cla ... (read entire answer)
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    on Oct 28, 2020 on Oct 28, 2020
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