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8 years in engineering and then project management (not software) and now a year as an Associate at McK. What are my options? I really don’t have a good frame of reference.

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I'd apply for Microsoft and shape a story to suit that. Program Management being the goose I'd shoot for with your background. Depends on what you did those eight years of engineering and during your pm and McK respective years. That would tell you which program manager position / team within Microsoft to aim for

Are you out of Mckinsey or can you make EM? If so I’d make EM then shoot for Director or senior director role in tech

Still at McK but honestly don’t want to be an EM.

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