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Anyone thinking about leaving consulting after 6 months for industry?

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So I’m currently entering my second year at EY and I am considering going back to school. I have a scholarship that would cover my masters if and only if I pursue a degree related to Science, Tech, En… more

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I h a t e being voluntold to do stuff. I know I’m meant to speak up and share if I have no bandwidth, but I just don’t like being the dumping ground for all new work. ESPECIALLY when I know other p… more

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Hey did anyone else's messaging icon disappear? Could I get some likes in case that's what it is

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What are you doing this weekend?

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Anyone have tips for making friends in a new city?

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Anybody else feel like you’re wasting your youth in consulting but also can’t seem to figure out what else you would do?

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I make $72k as a procurement specialist in NYC. I’m 3 years out of school. how does my current salary stack above others?

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I'm quiting after joining for a month in a company because I got a better offer that does not require me to relocate. Is it stupid for me to include the one month experience with that company in m… more

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Currently working in a role I hate and want to never do again. Have a potentially promising opportunity coming up. Will deff be more interesting work and better vibes overall, but salary increase is j… more

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Ok I’m lame and haven’t gone out in Arlington/DC before…. Where are fun (potentially more chill/lowkey) places to take my friends that aren’t just consultant central?

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Should employers be required to notify you if you aren’t selected for a job after an interview? Cuts deep to just get ghosted after you feel like the interview went well

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Roughly how much does a first year financial services consultant make ?

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Hi everyone! I am going to apply to MBBs (entry level) in London this fall. Last year applications were not a on a rolling basis but rumors are that they will be for this cycle. Anyone can confirm/den… more

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Any London folks here - What is the average salary for a senior consultant/ senior data analyst with ~3 years of experience?

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Moving in 2 weeks… any Austin fish?

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Is the local language required for applying to consulting in the Nordics (EU)? Most firms don't mention it, but I am trying to understand how much it would factor in an application. Thanks everyo… more

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I’m in the middle of an implementation project currently but am actively interviewing for other positions. Is it inevitable that I’ll be burning bridges by leaving the firm? Idk why I feel so guilty. … more

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I recently got rejected from final rounds of BCG, fresh grad associate level. I have an offer from KPMG, where I already have a good rapport with a few partners but MBB is really where I would like to… more

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Worked virtually since I started with the company and I am leaving now. Should I schedule something in person to give notice or is virtual notice alright?

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Deloitte 🐠 do you know if is there is a salary difference between Deloitte Consulting’s undergrad entry level roles for the BTS (Business Technology Solutions) vs the APA (Application Program Analays… more

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Has anyone who moved to a new city after undergrad moved back to a more “familiar” city due to the social impact of covid? Wondering if I’m the only one finding it hard to make friends these days

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I had heard through the grapevine couple weeks ago that McKinsey was planning on matching BCG in raising BA base salary 10k, to a total of 100k. Nothing official from HR yet - I’m starting in a few we… more

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Hey all! I want to get your perspective on a career in privacy? How does that look like? I am getting lots of interviews for privacy roles and do have a good background in privacy. But I also have the… more

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I feel like my internal monologue is “I hate this project/job/life” and then my external dialogue is “Yeah this project/job/life is great”

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Started in a Tier 3 consulting firm half a year ago. Never saw it realistical for me to work in MBB because of the workload etc. (had the assumption that wlb is a clear priority for me). Love it in t… more

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Started at Booz Allen recently as a Senior Consultant. Currently on a contract and waiting on my clearance to come back. I’ve been able to do some uncleared work as well as some internal work here and… more

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For some reason, I’m really sucking at attention to detail. WFH has definitely not helped and reduced my motivation even further. Any ideas on strategies to improve?

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Anybody in Charlotte, NC renting out their apartment / house this weekend?

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Sorry to be a PITA - Can someone give me some likes please to start chatting

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Hey guys how hard is it to get into McKinsey London even with a referral ?

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Okay guys, consulting essentials. Give me your thoughts on these: Airpods pro for calls Rimowa suitcase Buckle and seam bag Coat by? Any tips for high quality and affordable for a young consultant? At least two suits with two pairs of trousers each and 8 shirts What am I missing?

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Does consulting training matter for anything? I know it’s supposed to be practice but why is it also wildly stressful???

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When introducing yourself on a kickoff call to the client how do you introduce yourself/your background without saying you have 0 YOE but also without lying? Always feels weird after my coworkers say … more

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How do y’all keep your cool when industry ppl speak down to you? I understand we “work for them” , but decency goes a long way.

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I’m so sick of everyone asking for free likes for a DM. Earn it like the rest of us and make a few KPMG jokes, tell analysts that making 120k with 1 YOE isn’t enough, and compare Deloitte to Harvard

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Hey everyone! I’m new here and would really appreciate some likes so that I can DM. Thanks so much!

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Person constantly misspells my name, petty to correct them every time?

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