The best aspects of the internship were the collaborative nature of the case teams. You regularly interact with people of all management levels and get a feel for what each person does on a daily basis.
The worst part about the internship is the sometimes long hours near filing dates. Some weeks you are very free and others you may have to stay very late into the night.
Advice to Potential Interns
Unlike most other consulting firms, there is not that much client interaction at the analyst level. Analysts primarily perform data analysis, which associates later incorporate into reports and relay to the clients. Near the tail end of the case, you will also copy edit a lot of reports and standardize charts and figures to company standards.