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Conflicted on choosing recommenders. Am in FDD so it’s not like I have a constant direct supervisor…(work with a different team on a deal by deal basis) due to covid drop in the market I was pivoted to another service line for 6 months (eg working capital, restructuring, commercial diligence, etc) and am thinking of getting a supervisor from this since it was longer term than the typical deal (2-3 weeks). Does anyone have advice on this?

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Getting a manager or above from any of your deals in the past year is fine. Loads of consultants apply, and they know that. It’s better to get someone that knew you well than your current supervisor if you just started with them

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Get a partner/AP who has been involved with a lot of your teams to write your rec. They will get input from several of your direct supervisors.

The thing is the partner changes each deal as well

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