For three days our 5-person team competed against 24 other teams working to solve real-world problems for real companies by developing innovative solutions in Marketing, Finance and Corporate Strategy.The word “team” shows up in the core value statement of 40% of Fortune 100 companies and nothing was more important in winning the Accenture Case Competition than teamwork.Read the rest Case Type: increase revenues; operations strategy, optimization.
For three days our 5-person team competed against 24 other teams working to solve real-world problems for real companies by developing innovative solutions in Marketing, Finance and Corporate Strategy.
To date in the program, all of our cases had been focused on how companies had historically solved their problems.
Our final case focused on the social enterprise Me to We.
Finalists will come to London in March 2018 for an intense three days of full immersion of presentations, mentoring, networking, and social activities, and to take part in the high profile final – presenting to a team of senior Accenture Strategy and Oxfam International leaders.
Members of the winning team will be invited to join the Accenture Strategy Protégé Internship program, and will benefit from an Accenture Strategy internship.
Our team was built from diverse skillsets in Engineering, Finance, Biology and Actuarial Science and thrived on the open flow of ideas, having fun, mutual respect and the competitive drive that brought us to Ivey.
But despite winning, despite the prestige, despite the praise and congratulations from classmates and faculty, the most rewarding aspect of the competition occurred during the final presentation when we were introduced to our client. Consulting Firm: Accenture Strategy first round full time job interview.Industry Coverage: food & beverages; restaurant & food service.Following on the success of last year's program, Accenture Strategy is delighted to launch the 2018 Global Case Challenge, working with its client Oxfam International.There are all sorts of student challenges and competitions, but none quite like Accenture Strategy’s Global Case Challenge.Industry Coverage: home appliances, consumer electronics; household goods, consumer products.Case Interview Question #01326: Our client Lowe’s Depot, Inc.During the presentation we were surprised with an introduction to its COO, Russ Mc Leod, and the revelation that this was an issue for which they were still seeking a solution.Presenting our strategy to Me to We and being received with enthusiasm and genuine interest will likely be the experience I remember most fondly from my MBA.At only 3 months into the program, it is amazing to know that we have already made an impact.From Vancouver, British Columbia, Adrian graduated from the University of British Columbia with a degree in Biology specializing in Conservation and Evolutionary Ecology.