Anyone else feel lost on career path now that you’re in consulting? Got an MBA to get in, and at this point I’ve seen a lot of different content but never really got good at anything/still feel lost. Maybe it’s because I’m 6 months in but it’s the feeling I’m sitting with

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I saw a quote once that said “your not lost, your just early in the process”. I’ve been thinking about that when it comes to my search. (Leaving consulting after ~2 years).

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Was rated such that I needed to leave unexpectedly by folks who I thought were supporters….🔪🤯

Sometimes the only problem consultants can’t solve is themselves.

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I think the first step is to decide if you want to be a partner or not. Once you figure that out you can focus on how to get there or what industries and/or functions you want to pursue as exits. Consulting skillset opens a lot of exits

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Are you me?

I am the walrus

That's why I'm going for a STEM MS instead of an MBA. I'm already a generalist I don't need to further that lol.

An MSBA (business analytics). Think half data science half MBA, but the good programs will have a solid focus on stem.

Yep, regretting not staying with Product Management during bschool.

Yeah I’m thinking i should’ve focused there. I have no specific skill set to move into it now

Yeah I wish I had gone into a profession that was more stable, I hate that I’m job searching right now.

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