McKinsey Freshman Diversity Leadership Academy

McKinsey Freshman Diversity Leadership Academy:  Apply by March 11th
The McKinsey Freshman Diversity Leadership Academy aims to support talented Black, African American, Hispanic, and/or Latino college freshmen in their professional growth. Through a 1.5 day program, students will be able to build their leadership, team problem-solving, and case preparation skills. In addition, they will learn more about the management consulting industry, careers at McKinsey, and our application process. Students will benefit from activities including (but not limited to): 

  • TED-style talks about leadership and communication skills
  • Team problem-solving activities with top students from across the U.S.
  • Networking with McKinsey consultants
  • Early preparation for the McKinsey case interview process

The event will take place on April 6-7, 2018, in Norwalk, CT.  Please submit your resume and short essay here by March 11, 2018. Selected applicants will be notified by March 18, 2018. 

(See attached file: RY18 Leadership Academy Flyer vF.pdf)


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  • Developing an app for new parents to track development for premature babies, saving millions of lives each year
  • Helping a renewable energy client develop a China market expansion strategy
  • Creating the digital marketing plan for a major electronics company, leading to more than $300MM growth for the company


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