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what are consulting companies?
Hi guys, I want a summer internship and jobs etc, and an advice I got was to look at consulting companies, and under 'summer internship."
Please can you tell me what consulting companies are (eg such as KMPG, PWE Global and Ernst and Young.)
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Consulting companies are companies that get paid to provide consultancy services to larger companies. For example Booz Allen Hamilton ( a consulting company) would get paid by the Department of Transportation to come up with a solution to one of their existing problems. Another example would be Discover Card using McKinsey (another consulting company) to provide them with consultants to study a problem at the company related to any number of their issues and present a solution at the end of their stay. If you like the case study approach to problem solving, you'll like being a consultant.Source(s): MBA
- Anonymous1 decade ago
It is the third party which work for companies and get the money, just like an agent.................