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

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How are McKinsey and other MBB firms doing? Any layoff/furlough in any department?

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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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Anyone else struggling to get traction in recruiting? I thought I had a strong resume. Mckinsey EM with distinctive performance and accelerated designation. TMT focus. Worked in finance for 5 years pr… more

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Engagement Manager here. Is being an EM from McKinsey something to be proud of? Or is this a job like any other?

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As consultants, does the fact that Pete Buttigieg worked at McKinsey make you less likely or more likely to vote for him? (All else equal and assuming you vote)

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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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Why would anyone with options work at Deloitte? Layoffs during a pandemic... & they handle it classely, unlike say a McKinsey. My friends in grad school were right to stay very far away. Low brow

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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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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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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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Honestly it’s getting comical that there’s a new McKinsey hit piece published like every week now

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This is extremely weird and I didn’t know people like this existed...but an acquaintance of mine is supposedly “lying” about having a job at McKinsey. Contd.

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McKinsey (BA) or medical school?

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

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Starting as a BA at McKinsey in a few weeks. I am willing to dedicate as many hours/week to being the best BA/Associate I can for a few years. What does it take to be rated distinctive? Any tips / str… more

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Working at McKinsey in the fall, what’s the dress code in office for women and men? (I’m non-binary so I wear a mix of both). Is dress code different at client sites?

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I just got hired a few months ago straight out of college. With these layoffs going on at ACN, I applied for McKinsey as an experienced professional applicant. I cannot sit here and wait until I get l… more

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I have no idea what it is but whenever I think of McKinsey consultants I can only picture really attractive twenty/thirty somethings. I literally cannot imagine anything else lol. Is this just me?

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What makes McKinsey people so elite?

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Have been job searching since June when I was let go from McKinsey. It’s been a hard 6 months. Focus is in tech industry, any advice? Anyone know people hiring in tech strategy?

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If you had the option to do the holy trifecta of Google, Goldman and McKinsey, what would be the order?

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Just a general question why does Slalom dislike the big 4 and McKinsey so much. They aren’t even in the same league!

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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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Among consulting firms which one is strongest in core tech AI/ML Big Data projects? McKinsey, PwC, Deloitte, Accenture or KPMG?? Looking for tech-based projects only, no fluffy ppt work....

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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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McKinsey came knocking on the door this week regarding an opportunity. Would you open the door and entertain an exit opp at MBB in this climate? Haven’t even been at ACN for a year, but thought I’d

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Did McKinsey go through a round of layoffs? Seeing a lot of posts on LinkedIn from ex-McKinsey consultants stating they are available for new opportunities. Mostly engagement managers...

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Serious Q. If McKinsey is the most international with staffing. Who is #2?

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NY Governor Andrew Cuomo just dropped that they hired McKinsey & Co. Good stuff!

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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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I was so excited to meet a consultant fellow from McKinsey in one Facebook group and commented: so excited! I’ve never met any other consultants outside of work, especially from big4! Then I got a fee… more

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Found a few positions at McKinsey that I know would be a great fit for my background. Can someone please refer me? Thanks

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~1.5 years out of undergrad. What’s my best shot at becoming a McKinsey BA?

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Could McKinsey folks comment on the Dallas office’s culture? I’m Asain female

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It is in times like these, I wish I took my McKinsey offer 🤦🏼‍♂️

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What does the internal McKinsey bowl look like?

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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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Do bonuses just get withheld at a higher rate (and come back later in the tax return) or are they actually taxed at a higher rate?

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I’m the guy that got laid off the day I came back from vacation. A month later, I just got a job offer at a way better agency. Sometimes it works out, folks. Stay hopeful.

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Did all of the other big4 mandate WFH starting tomorrow?

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