Consulting Career Secrets

Unleash Your Potential: Excel in Top Management Consulting

Breaking into the world of top management consulting firms is just the start of your journey. With a hiring rate of just 1%, you’re entering a world of high stakes and intense lifestyles. How can you not only survive but thrive, navigate the notorious up-or-out principle, and forge a long-term, sustainable career? Crafted from a decade of hands-on experience in top-tier firms and mentorship of thousands of aspiring consultants and new hires, Florian Smeritschnig’s book is your secret weapon. It empowers you with the tools, tips, and strategies needed not just to kickstart but skyrocket your consulting career.


The book is available in your local Amazon store as ebook and print.

“Florian’s expert advice not only helped me secure a position at a top firm but also ensured I stood out from day one. I was able to navigate the new job effortlessly and was promoted early. If he is using the same tips that in this book that he tought me, it is a must-have tool for any aspiring consultant.”


Get the industry overview and learn to negotiate with confidence, ensuring you’re prepared from your first day. Thrive, don’t just survive, in your early career with actionable strategies, tailored to the fast-paced consulting lifestyle.


Become a data wizard, mastering essentials of Excel and PowerPoint. Harness the power of visual storytelling to make your data speak volumes, bolstering your consultancy profile.


Follow the World-Class Consultant Blueprint to cultivate the right skills for an early promotion. Discover long-term success secrets for a sustainable, fulfilling career, minus the burnout.


Learn to say goodbye gracefully, securing your firm’s support and attracting new job offers. Additionally, gain tactics to transform consulting interns into rockstars, securing full-time return offers.

About the author

Dr. Florian Smeritschnig

I am a former McKinsey consultant and currently working as an advisor and early-stage VC investor. Since I started case coaching three years ago, I have become the most succesful MBB case coach on the internet. Over the last 3 years alone I have conducted more than 1,500 interviews via PrepLounge and and helped generate 100s of offers for my clients with MBB, tier-2 firms, the Big 4, inhoue consulting and boutique firms. I made it my mission to make top-tier consulting careers more accessible to everyone, not just for the hiring but also for excelling on the job. The book Consulting Career Secrets combines everything I have learned and taught about consulting careers over the last ten years. I share with you my highly effective secrets for success that were previously only available to my coaching clients.