Strategy Simplified

S6E24: Columbia MBA to McKinsey EM - Kit's Story

April 08, 2022 Management Consulted Season 6 Episode 24
Strategy Simplified
S6E24: Columbia MBA to McKinsey EM - Kit's Story
Show Notes

Today, we hear from Kit O'Connor, an accomplished member of MC's coaching staff. In chatting through his career journey - Financial Services > Columbia Business School > Deloitte Internship > McKinsey > Tech - you'll discover:

  • How he broke into consulting (1:37)
  • Why he chose McKinsey over Deloitte (4:53)
  • His reasons for staying at McKinsey for 4 years (5:43)
  • 3 important skills consulting teaches (9:43)
  • His case coaching philosophy (14:50)
  • 2 qualities most successful candidates possess (19:17)
  • His hidden talent (22:05)
  • How you can work with him via 1:1 case coaching (26:28)

It's a fascinating listen for anyone interested in the consulting space.

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