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Are consultants only seemingly more capable (at times) because we dedicate all our client-facing time on a single project vs. juggling multiple projects? All my client's leadership teams seem like a mess but I think it's just due to their lack of opportunity to focus on anything for long enough to know what's going on. Am I thinking about this completely wrong?

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Yeah. They are on like 10 different things.

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Come to ZS - you will also be at 3-5 projects + some BD + some internal stuff right after MBA.

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how's the pay?

What is this single project luxury you speak of? I got told I was doing a second project the day of it launching. Clients also don’t have a sense of immediacy that consultants have, and this often leads to project overruns due the client not holding up their side of things.

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Yeah but do they not have the sense of immediacy because for client A, I only have one project, Whereas leadership of client A is juggling 40 things?

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