If you had offers from all three- McKinsey, Bain, and BCG, which one would you join and why?

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WFH Home office setup stipend - How are your companies doing it? I know BCG gvae $250 and Bain monitor/keyboard + $150 for ergonomics, curious about other consulting firms

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If Consulting firms were each a different car brand, what would they be? I’ll start: PwC (Ford) Deloitte (GM) EY (Toyota) KPMG (Hyundai) McKinsey (Mercedes) BCG (BMW) Bain (Porsche) Accenture (Tesla) … more

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Hi, I am a fresh grad in a dilemma. I happen to have offers from Mckinsey and Bain, but I cant make an accurate decision on which firm to accept. Pros of M - brand name, prestige, better exit, more … more

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Which is the best firm to work for, as a prep for entrepreneurship? BCG, Bain, McKinsey, Deloitte, PWC, EY, KPMG, smaller and niche consultancy, etc.

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Best firm for slides? 1- McKinsey 2- BCG 3- Bain 4- Oliver Wyman 5- Deloitte 6- PwC 7- EY 8- KPMG 9- Accenture

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Got early offers from Bain and McK today! Any advice on which to choose? Have 72 hours from Bain and I think a bit from McK! Any advice would be appreciated!

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Can anyone speak to the differences between Bain and Deloitte in terms of culture and work-life balance?

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Slytherin: McKinsey, Deloitte, EY Gryffindor: Bain, Accenture, PwC Ravenclaw: BCG, OW, Kearney Hufflepuff: KPMG, BAH, Guidehouse How would you sort?

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How would you rank the major consulting firms by pay + bonus + benefits? Deloitte, Accenture, PwC, BCG, EY, Bain, KPMG, McKinsey, Booz Allen

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Is Bain going to have the same fate post Covid as what happened to Booz & company Post 2008 crisis ?

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McKinsey or BCG or Bain? Offers from all and now deciding.

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Campus hire. Deloitte Strategy or Bain?

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On a whim I applied to Bain & Co on a whim on their site last Thursday got rejected today morning. That was the fastest rejection email I have ever received....non MBA....how do I get into Bain??

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So correct me if I am wrong, the big 4 is Mckinsey, BCG, Bain, and deloitte right

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Hypothetically, if Accenture were to buy 49% of Bain and merge its Strategy & Consulting and Interactive arms with Bain, what would be the pros and cons of such a merger?

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Just me, or is Bain cultish?

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Have offers from McKinsey and Bain. Any thoughts on what I should consider when deciding between them? Or which you think I should choose?

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Is Bain the “only” choice for PE work? How do other firms compete? Bain is the only one to really harp on it it during recruiting

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People always talk about MBB as if they are interchangeable, but I feel like Bain seems materially different (in terms of size, types of work, firm strategy, etc) vs McKinsey and BCG. Thoughts?

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When people say MBB, does anyone actually count Bain? Is it time to drop them to T2?

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Have an upcoming Corp Strategy interview with a Harvard UG —> Bain —> Industry person. As someone from low state school to T2, feeling imposter syndrome. How to overcome?

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difference between culture and clients at bain vs. bcg?

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Is Bain losing share within MBB? Have seen that throw around, but wasn’t sure if there was a source to back it up or just anecdotal.

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Interested in moving from Bain to McK after SA. While I like the culture at Bain, I really prefer the global staffing model of McK - and the lack of travel at Bain is a bigger deal than I thought it&#… more

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Can anyone tell me about partnership buy in for big 4 (particularly strategy) vs. Bain, BCG or McKinsey? How much do you pay to buy into the partnership, and to what extent are you stuck once you buy … more

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What are ways for consulting firms to properly engage with what’s going on? Asking because I’m hurting and frustrated at these sorry excuses of allyship emails from Bain that mean nothing.

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Interned at McKinsey and currently have full time offers at all three MBB- my friends say that Bain has better work life balance, particularly in the Texas offices. Is this true? WLB is a deal breaker… more

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Does anyone else feel that from a student personality and school philosophy perspective: McKinsey ~ HBS Stanford ~ BCG Wharton ~ Bain ?

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True that McKinsey has started allowing expensing food? Can we get this going for BCG, Bain and the rest?

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Any hiring impacts to Bain? Would love to make the move from BCG. Anyone willing to refer?

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School & the consulting firm that best matches its personality / vibe. Harvard - Deloitte Wharton - McK Stanford - ? Columbia - Kearney Kellogg - Bain MIT - BCG Booth - LEK Darden - EY Ross - PwC… more

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Bain folks - word on the street is that work is really slow. Is that true? Compared to McK and BCG?

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What is the general hierarchy (i.e. job titles) at Bain, BCG, and McKinsey?

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Would anyone reasonably take Parthenon over Bain Consulting? Especially considering that Parthenon isn’t taking a full time class this year will promotions a few year down the line for this incoming f… more

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McKinsey vs Bain vs BCG?

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Should I leave my PE gig and go back to Bain? I just started in PE a month ago after 2 years at Bain, and so far I’m not loving it. Higher stress, less team feel, longer hours. Looking ahead, I don’t … more

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what is the second B in MBB and why is it Bain?

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MBB in South East Asia (say Bain in Bangkok/ Mck in Indonesia) or Boutique in the US (say Clearview/Charles River Associates)? Which one would you choose and why?

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