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Gates Foundation Intern, Amanda Song, on the importance of internships

Episode 26. Amanda Song recently completed her PhD in Cognitive Science at UC San Diego. She studied at Fudan University and has done internships at Qualcomm, Tesla, TuSimple, and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. Since we recorded the podcast, Amanda defended her dissertation and started an internship at The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Congratulations Amanda!

Mini-Series: Consulting 101

The complete Consulting 101 series is now available! In this conversational mini-series, Nick breaks down the process of landing a highly-competitive job at consulting firms like BCG, McKinsey, Bain, etc. He shares his own transition from a neuroscience postdoc to BCG consultant, and — most importantly — offers tangible advice on things like developing your…