Monthly Archives: October 2015

UofT GMCA Beginner Case Competition




New to Case Competitions ? Thinking about prepping for Management Consulting interviews? Then the GMCA’s Beginner Case Competition is for you.The week-long competition is strictly for beginners with no prior consulting or case competition experience. See rules and guidelines below.



NOV 2nd – 6th, 2015

Monday evening: Introduction to case competition and case release at noon.

Tuesday evening: Coaches Corner (present your work thus far and receive feedback)

Friday evening: Final Rounds




The Beginner Case Competition is strictly for beginners. To be eligible to compete, you cannot have competed in case competitions before.

Teams must include 4 members,only one of which can be a non-graduate or post-doc (i.e. undergrad or professional). If you cannot find a team, and would like to participate, you can apply as a group of 2 or 3 or alone and email and we can assemble a team for you.

All team members must submit a ONE PAGE consulting style resume and answer this questionnaire: GMCA-2015-BeginnerCaseComp-ApplicationForm

Please submit completed applications to, SUBJECT: Beginner Case Comp Application 2015.

The deadline to apply is Thursday October 29th, 6:00 pm EST

Team list will be released on Sunday November 1st.

UofT GMCA Alumni Networking Night Fall 2015

networkingimageGMCA is hosting a networking evening on Thursday October 29th at 6:30 PM with some of the GMCA alumni that have moved into consulting careers. Come out to network with people who have been in your shoes to gain insight on moving into this field. ( Location TBD )

GMCA McMaster: 2015 Management Consulting Seminar

The GMCA McMaster Chapter is hosting their first event of the year, for Graduate and Doctoral students on Thursday, October 15th 6pm to 8pm at MDCL 3020.

They will be providing students on an overview of the organization and the events lined up for the year ahead. 

In addition, they are bringing in 4 guest speakers for the event from: Strive Consulting, Ernst & Young and the Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC-Canada). 

The speakers will be going into details, on what the process is like to become a consultant, the interview process, what the work days are like along with organizations and experiential experience can help prepare students along the way; commencing with a networking reception at the end. 

There will also be free food and refreshments.

Please RSVP, at or by emailing

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