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<br /> 2019<br /> Edition 18<br /> Consulting<br /> targetjobs.co.uk/consulting<br /> Proud supporters of<br /> Incorporating<br /> Join L.E.K. Make an Impact<br /> L.E.K. is a global strategy consulting firm<br /> that brings clarity and certainty to critical<br /> business decisions.<br /> Through a unique combination of objective<br /> research, rigorous analysis and deep industry<br /> experience, we deliver practical insights and<br /> real impact for clients.<br /> To apply for a graduate position and submit<br /> an online application, please visit:<br /> www.lek.com/jobs<br /> WELCOME<br /> 1<br /> 2019<br /> Edition<br /> From the editor<br /> HOW TO GET HIRED<br /> TARGETjobs Consulting has been helping graduates find their first jobs<br /> in consulting for 18 years. 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We're a fast-growing fintech</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=52"> 50 EY-Parthenon is a global strategy consultancy.</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=53"> FTI Consulting About FTI Consulting: FTI Cons</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=54"> 52 Javelin Group Join Javelin Group's Strateg</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=55"> International exchange programme L.E.K. offers an</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=56"> 54 Background and reputation · Type of business: </a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=57"> NERA Economic Consulting NE</a> <a title="TARGETjobs Consulting 2019 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f11ba339?page=58"> 56 We're not like most consultancies. 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