Partner One

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Partner 1 and other Partners offer their sage advice.

Do any of you partners still feel like you’re faking it / have imposter syndrome?

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How does one know when one has taken it too far with fake it till you make it?

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Hello! Generally speaking at B4, other than age-related restrictions (being ~50+), what are the factors that typically drive Partner / MD candidates to choose the MD path over the Partner path?

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Biggest pet peeve of more junior staff (Manager and below)? What thing do you wish they would stop doing?

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Partners - how do you keep tabs on your specific clients and markets? Do you find yourself in situations where you wish you knew of a client development sooner (than someone else)?

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Why is staff aug frowned upon? I think it’s easy work with decent $

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I thought this question would be best for partners who’ve been in the industry for awhile...

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Do you think of your technology employees as staff augmentation consultants or not really true consultants as much as contractors?

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Hi, as you were moving up in your career did it require a lot of patience to reach your promotion milestones?

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Partners - please learn to be empathetic and genuine. For you it may be a business decision, but for a lot of people like me - who are in survival mode - your yes or no could change world around.

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Seeking advice on a client/internal politics situation

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Can anyone comment on Slalom compensation for an MD with 3-5yrs experience? Is there equity or all cash?

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When your wife asked where you are and you send her a flight map from flighttracker and she thought you were downstairs in the home office.. And her response is, “Oh, Cool” like it’s no big deal...

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What do B4 equity partner packages look like in Europe? I’ve been offered a move back into consulting.

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Has anyone bought a franchise? Which one and what has been your experience?

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Analyst at Deloitte, Been on the bench for a while. Can someone please help me get involved with M&A. Need some guidance networking and successfully finding opportunities.

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Hi P fish! So I need some advice on how to handle an situation. I have a new boss (5-6weeks) and we are butting heads. She asked me to deliver a deck. We did a half baked session of her telling me her

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Why do you want to be a partner? Why not CXO?

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Partners - what saving & investing strategy has worked best for you over the last 20 years? Index funds, HYSA, roboinvesting? How did the 2008 crisis affect your finances?

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