"This was an invaluable experience for me in terms of working on a team to achieve a common objective, and it provided me opportunities to practice working with team members from a diverse set of experiences and goals."
Due to industry demand and a shift in recruiting trends, many consulting firms will begin internship recruiting on college campuses during the 2016 fall semester. What does this mean for master's students interested in consulting careers?
"As a graduate student I'm lucky to be surrounded by other students and professionals who share my goals and interests. And yes, as a social psychologist I work with other people all the time. But being forced into a group with three other strangers – who had very different interests than I did – seemed intense."
Our Emerging Leaders team’s goal was to develop a digital, professional resource for Duke graduate students and postdocs, connecting them to mentors and fitting the missing pieces in their professional development.