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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The Big 4 walk into a bar. McKinsey, Bain, and BCG arrived a few minutes earlier and are ordering drinks. The other firms are already there too, in various stages of intoxication. What happens next? W… more

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BCG NAMR has cut expensing for all consultants irrespective of hour or length of work day (if we work at home, no expensing - which applies to almost all cases). No weekly or daily stipend. How have o… more

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I see partners at BCG on LinkedIn who only have engineering degrees and from tier-2/3 schools. What type of partners are they? What work do they do?

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BCG has outgrown it's competitors (incl my firm Bain) by a long way over the last few years. Have they been able to maintain the values, quality and culture that distinguish the firm despite the b… more

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BCG is basically a slightly more prestigious Deloitte without dedicated functional teams (e.g. strategy) Rationale: in all industries McKinsey is the only brand people know or care about outside of t… 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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Big 4 strategy (e.g. S&, EYP) is better than BCG and Mck as you work less hours for similar pay and have a hugely higher probability of interesting case work as you only do DDs or strategy, all el… more

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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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I recently found out the average BCG employee stays only 21 months! Is that normal for consulting? How long do people tend to stay at your firm?

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

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My job in consulting is unfulfilling. I’m 28 & make $220k/yr, so my family thinks I should be happy. I went to med school before BCG, and I’m thinking of going back to residency to be an oncologis… more

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When BCG states target bonus of 20-40%, what's the typical actual % for folks? Even distribution based on performance? A bunch of folks at 40% and a few people just get fired?

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A family friend just asked what is it that I do. I told him management Consulting at BCG expecting I’m gonna impress him. He was like oh you should try KPMG.

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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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Deloitte plan to acquire BCG? Is this real?

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Is McK up or out? Have heard different things. (Yes, no, yes after EM, yes before EM) Are there hard decision points like at BCG? (24-27 months or else out that continuously repeats)

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Heard BCG laid off quite a few people this summer. Is this true?

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Applying to BCG and being asked for test scores. Had a low UG GPA in engineering, and a 710 in a very unprepared gmat attempt (49Q). Is it worth putting my GMAT score, or will that be a negative

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I always dreamt of going to Harvard one day. I am grateful for my experience at BCG and have had 2 promotions over the course of 5 years but I have to say academics is not my strong suit. My undergrad… more

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Reasons to choose BCG over McK?

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Attn. Ladies: my best friend is single, handsome, and works at BCG. He’s ready to settle down but hasn’t had a lot of time to date. He’s 30, tall, handsome, kind, and funny. DM me for for details 😍

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Started to apply for a position at BCG and stopped when they asked for my GPA, GMAT/SAT/ACT scores, etc. I’m 8 years post-MBA and have no idea. 😂 Do people really retain that information?

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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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Just found out my neighbor is a BCG partner. How soon is too soon to angle for a job?

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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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Got a job at BCG, Asian parents (living in Korea) not quite proud of me cuz 1) they don’t know what BCG is and 2) I’m not a doctor like my pop. How would you explain to them what you do?

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difference between culture and clients at bain vs. bcg?

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Have other folks heard that BCG is offering 20% salary to people who take leave before January?

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I should have made one post 😭 I don’t want to come off as problem but would also love a referral to BCG full-time consulting. I have been working my ass off and obtained my Azure fundamentals certifi… more

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Mck and BCG 🐠 - are your firms paying out bonuses this year? If so, is it fully funded?

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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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I am from a lower middle class family and none of my family members have ever experienced significant professional success. I think I’m doing really well (at BCG, and even think I’m doing pretty well … more

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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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Anyone else just done with it all and wants a low stress 9-5?

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Can somebody please explain to me why MBB and other top consulting firms are so adamant that you have an MBA? I majored in accounting, finance, and operations management at a top 10 undergrad business school and then got my masters in information systems from the grad school program. I took multiple MBA courses as electives when getting my masters and it seemed like those classes were very basic and easy. Idk if I would learn anything in an MBA program that I hadn’t already learned in undergrad

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If you are S1 to S2 this year, can you please share your raise and pbb? I know they will low ball me so would like to have an estimate of what I should expect.

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I’m interviewing for a lateral role at a big firm and they want to start looking at conflicts now. They’ve asked for a list of matters my firm handled (not just matters i was staffed on) that have involved their firm in any capacity. How do I find out that info without tipping off someone at my firm? This is my first lateral so I’ve never dealt with conflicts check before.

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I have a video interview with a late stage tech startup. What do you suggest for dress code? Male here FYI.

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Want to make a referral bonus? EY Risk Advisory Senior looking for Managerial position. I’m open to relocation if the job is interesting enough.

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Need help 🐠 Compliance Advisory Senior Manager with 15+ years of experience in Texas. What salary range should I be expecting? Trying to understand my market value to discuss comp.

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Anyone else have ZERO interest in being friends with the people you work with? I have no problem being social with them, and I dont dislike them, but we couldnt be more different in terms of interests

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I guess it’s starting, was just pulled off a proj due to “limited resources”. Hearing there’s a hiring freeze across the industry. I’ve only been employed for a year, are we all about to get laid off?

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Love seeing peoples faces when they see the long ass pre check line 😂😂😂

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Any of you have Adult ADHD? Just been diagnosed last year with it and on Vyvanse and it has changed my life around, so all of my bosses have done nothing short of commenting how much ass I am kicking.

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what industries are growing and have an urgent need for better SAAS products?

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Type B living in a Type A world. The struggle is real.

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Best mattress and sheets on the market? Looking to upgrade my bed situation. All the new mattresses companies (Casper, Yoga, Purple) seem to have seemingly biased great reviews.

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Has anyone automated their entire home? Wondering if it's worth it from a cost saving perspective and if when you're traveling it gives you additional the peace of mind knowing everything is secure...

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Interesting conversation with wife tonight who told me “all you love is work - you don’t seek joy - you are just not a joyful person”.....

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Thinking about getting a 2017 Lexus NX 200T FWD. Anyone here have any thoughts on this car?

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Anyone else just done with it all and wants a low stress 9-5?

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Can somebody please explain to me why MBB and other top consulting firms are so adamant that you have an MBA? I majored in accounting, finance, and operations management at a top 10 undergrad business school and then got my masters in information systems from the grad school program. I took multiple MBA courses as electives when getting my masters and it seemed like those classes were very basic and easy. Idk if I would learn anything in an MBA program that I hadn’t already learned in undergrad

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I am struggling with whether a student needs to be in sped or what. He is a kindergarten student that struggles with behavior in the classroom. He is very smart but is on meds for ADHD.

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How long after an interview should you wait before following up for an answer ?

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Anyone hiring a junior level producer?

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If you are S1 to S2 this year, can you please share your raise and pbb? I know they will low ball me so would like to have an estimate of what I should expect.

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I’m interviewing for a lateral role at a big firm and they want to start looking at conflicts now. They’ve asked for a list of matters my firm handled (not just matters i was staffed on) that have involved their firm in any capacity. How do I find out that info without tipping off someone at my firm? This is my first lateral so I’ve never dealt with conflicts check before.

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What advise would you have given your 25 year old self

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I have a video interview with a late stage tech startup. What do you suggest for dress code? Male here FYI.

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Have an interview with Deloitte tomorrow. I am not clear on focus interview. How is it different from case interview?

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What comp ranges can EMs/PRs reasonably exit to in Toronto (from MBB/OW/ATK)?

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Recommendations for places to buy a used car in or around the city?

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Want to make a referral bonus? EY Risk Advisory Senior looking for Managerial position. I’m open to relocation if the job is interesting enough.

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Need help 🐠 Compliance Advisory Senior Manager with 15+ years of experience in Texas. What salary range should I be expecting? Trying to understand my market value to discuss comp.

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Anyone else have ZERO interest in being friends with the people you work with? I have no problem being social with them, and I dont dislike them, but we couldnt be more different in terms of interests

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Where do you buy your socks? More than suits, shirts, ties, this is the difference maker for me these days.

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I guess it’s starting, was just pulled off a proj due to “limited resources”. Hearing there’s a hiring freeze across the industry. I’ve only been employed for a year, are we all about to get laid off?

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Officially starting my job search. Looking for Sr. AD / ACD spots. Where they at?

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