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How hard is it to actually make partner at MBB from the level below? For instance going from Partner to MDP at BCG, or AP to P at McKinsey? Is there where the strict part of up-or-out happens?

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Thoughts about switching from EY-P SD to RSM Partner?

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Stay at current firm with the hope to get in the partner program in next 2 years or jump with a written offer for direct admittance to a salaried/ non-equity partner position. Big 4 in both case. Tryi… more

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Is it possible to make an MD/Partner and stay in a first married and be faithful, have kids, etc. All of the people I know who reached the position don't have a happy family and generally seem to … more

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Hi partners, can you explain to the rest of us what you think PE work does for your firms? Do you have a goal in mind?

Trying to understand since for the rank and file, they often feel like… more

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PwC partners, how many additional units do you get for the first 5 years?

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How much does your social media presence factor into your chances of getting a job? I don't think I have anything on my profiles that would be considered a big red flag, but I"m still wonderi… more

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I’m sure it swings year to year, but any idea on % of people that go up for partner every year that actually make it?

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What kind of background check is done before your Partnership buy in?

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How do you network with a partner if you have a limited network? (international student, non-target)
I’ve been trying but not with a favorable outcome so far, so I thought I’d ask outright here

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Partners - do any of you invest in private equity after gaining accreditation? If so, how were you able to get started and come across deals?

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Leaders how do you promote a) work Flexibility and b) actual disconnect to recharge within your team? Please share some ideas that you have implemented and seen an actual positive impact on your team.

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How to partners view PIP’s? I might be getting one soon and I’d like to know if it’s recoverable..

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I'm going to ask a question that I'm sure has been asked definitely but hoping for a personalized response.

What can I focus on as an SM2 to put myself in standing for a Partnershi… more

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Is it easier, the same, or more difficult to be elected equity partner at an MBB vs Big 4?

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For the partners that work for strategy houses (MBB, OW, LEK, EYP, etc). What type of mistakes are commonly seen during an interview for M or SM?

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A partner and I were trading comp. notes on another post and I've concluded that a $1M partner = $750k W2 in terms of what you net. Think that's about right or way off?

The partner … more

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How do partners get paid (meaning pay structure) at Deloitte consulting commercial?

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Partners - how do you expect a new hire to network with you? The context is in a small tight team and you’ll have a chance to work with them. Would you prefer them to reach out? Or would you think it’… more

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Accenture MDs.

With the hundred emails on calendars and time entries, is the layoff scene expected anytime soon? Why is utilization seem to be given so much importance and not performance?

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For those direct admit partners on here how did the process go for you, did the company who hired you as a direct admit reach out to you or did you get the position through networking and leveraging r… more

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How do you find a partner to be your mentor if you don’t know any?

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For those of you who have gone from small firms to large firms, what was the transition like?

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Outside of professional accomplishment, what did it feel like making partner? What we’re unexpected feelings or emotions? Ex. Security knowing you can financially support your family

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Doing research on this bowl a lot and it truly seems like PwC pays the most for their partners.

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To those who have already been here, what are your tips, and advice for a first-year SM? I'd love to hear what you think you could have done better that would have helped you to become a better SM… more

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Am I too old at this point if I make partner for it to be worth it the long run?

I am a SM and 39 and I have been told that I am in the pipeline to make Managing Director in two years. I am… more

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Any Anderson consulting partners here? How’s life? 👀

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How did you get yourself motivated to keep pushing? I’m a D and spending 60 hours every week, many hours spent on business dev. I value recognition and prestige, and money is not a big motivator. i th… more

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Any idea of MBB partner salary in Italy?

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how does the McKinsey partnership and MIO investments pension work? Do McK partners have a proportion of their comp, deferred into this fund?

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Anyone know starting tax partner comp at Big 4? (Non specialty)

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Hello!

Looking for advice on managing up and working through a challenging relationship with a partner.
I’m four years in and my relationship with a key partner has deteriorated where… more

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Hi Partners - do you see a big brand difference in BCG and McKinsey? If I picked BCG just because I liked some of the people I met there a lot, is that justified?

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Are there any second generation partners here? If so then anyone working in the same firm now as their parent?

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Expecting a Partner offer from Deloitte in a few days. What should I expect in terms of compensation? Currently MD here.

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What are some typical exits for MBB partners? Curious to see what people have done, and if they get better perks when leaving (better comp/WLB)

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Just got hired at a small local firm... now I have to come up with a 30-60-90 plan for myself to discuss with my manager at the end of next week and compare with theirs. I've never done this befor… more

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Partner One bowl, thank y'all for another great year of thoughtful advice.

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