Imagine a situation where you have been pursuing consulting jobs at McKinsey or BCG for 6, 12 or even 18 months and you have had no success. It is taking a tremendous amount of your time and effort just to keep practising your skills and it is hurting your personal life. You have no time, no weekends and your partner is unhappy.
Your weekends are dedicated to reading business newspapers and finding case practice partners. It is tiring, difficult and there is very little guarantee of success.
Do you give up?
In this podcast and related article we discuss how you should make this decision.