Consulting firm tiers: M&A
Why isn't Strategy& viewed as on par with MBB? Extremely high caliber people and output and many leaders are ex-MBB
Is MIT Sloan a target school for MBB?
Do you guys get the sense we're more entrepreneurial than MBB? given smaller scale (at least in my office) there's a lot of unstructured staffing and project mgmt that both drives me nuts but...
Is there a MBB consultant or ex-consultant that would do a practice case with me and give me a valuable feedback? 🙏🏻
Don’t come back! Do mbb
Do you guys think MBB has a risk of layoffs?
Can anyone provide insight into salary projections for 2,4,6 years out of M7 MBA program either at MBB or Deloitte Consulting?
Has anyone made a transition as an analyst from MBB to a mega fund deals team role? Is it even possible?
Any take on whether working in a capability center at a MBB firm is better than consulting at others lower tiers? Talking terms of quality of work, reputation, pay, career growth, etc.
How much do you think a base salary for a PM should be? Details below.
- 8 years of total work experience
- Experience at top consulting firm (MBB)
- Experience in corporate strategy at a major media company
- Start up experience both as an operator and as a founder
Vc or mbb?
What does MBB pay entry level after MBA?
I know of the reputation difference between MBB and Big4 (as it relates to exit opps etc.), but is there a big reputation difference between Big4 and other smaller/midsized firms that are not known as much? When exiting to tech/industry/corporate etc. would a name like PwC carry some weight?
How do you look for a job in Sweden from the US? Have a Swedish spouse and are thinking of moving from the US. T10 MBA + MBB firm, not sure how to find opportunities or convey experience to them. I could transfer offices to Stockholm but want to see other options
MBB folks - besides client service, what do you spend your time on? Bus. dev/proposals? White papers? "Firm activities"?
Senior associate up for early manager this year. Wanting to switch to MBB or other consulting. I am in M&A, mostly post deal work. Can anyone help coach me into moving to one of these firms laterally?
Peeps tell me: what pays higher in London? MBB or investment bank? Thinking about doing my MBA in London.
McKinsey & Company Bain & Company I got an offer as a senior consultant in Deloitte S&O, and have interviews coming up with MBB in Jan. Deloitte may not allow me to delay responding, so I might have to accept or decline the Deloitte offer before I can finish my MBB interviews. Any suggestions on what to do? Does anyone have any experience trying to delay offer response dates and start dates at Deloitte? If so would love to DM or just hear your thoughts here. Advice from anyone welcome
Bain & Company McKinsey & Company Deloitte
Current comp: 99k+ bonus (20k this past year. Annually dependent on company performance). Been here a little over a year
Offer for 158 + 10% bonus. I’m kind of sick of moving roles but it would take me forever to make that much at my current company. I’m also not super thrilled with the new company but comp is so much better. Hold out for something I’m really excited about? Or take the money?
I have two questions. I have 10 years of experience in multiple sectors and I have been trying to gain a leadership position. I am attempting my PHR this summer but what are some tips in order for me to obtain a leadership position? Also, how long does it take to obtain another position out of state? I am trying to move to Houston but I don’t want to move until I am confident I can obtain a position in the city before packing up and leaving.
I have received a few offers for data analyst jobs in the UK/London that are approximately $55,000. I have over 12 years of IT experience, and I have worked as a data analyst and with SQL for around 7 to 8 years. I want to know if the offered wage is reasonable given the degree of technical competence and experience.
How much EY IND pay for Manager level..
Hey ladies, has anyone taken a month or two from work just to take a break? I don’t expect any company to allow this, but I’ve been considering to leave my agency, take a break and line up another job. I’m pretty burned out and a week or few days off don’t help much. Just curious if anyone has done this or any other suggestions! Thanks in advance.
My two young toddlers are home from daycare for the next 1.5 weeks for the holidays, and I have off work to watch them. It’s only been 2 days, and I’m so exhausted that I’m counting down the days until I go back to work and they are in daycare. Does anyone have any tips for enjoying this time? I love my kids so much, but how do SAHMs do this every day? I’m so drained already, and I have no patience left…
Suppose you are manager. You have two juniors, one is working from office and one is working from home.
You have only one position for promotion.
To whom will you select if they are same on every aspect?
Have an extra $6K laying around. Should I open up a Roth IRA and just maximize that contribution right away?
Anyone type their notes when studying vs writing them down? Writing is probably the better choice but I feel like it takes forever especially when you’re crunched for time
I have Offer with Natwest and Walmart.
Walmart is offering 4LPA higher because of the RSU's.
Can you please give suggestions in terms on WLB, Culture and Career Growth.
I’ve decided to make my career in the government side of consulting. Been doing it 10 years. Seems hard to find jobs where I manage people unless at a big 4. Anyone else find this true?
Hi everyone, how hard is to transition from PM to VC/PE? Do you have some suggestions, and what are the pros and cons you see from such a change? I have 2 years PM experience, and 1 in strategic consulting (MBB). As a PM I have been involved in many commercial Due Diligences for products we acquired, and I enjoyed them quite a lot. Thanks!
Has anyone in DC left their car at the metro Friday and picked it up Sunday without a problem?
For anyone who joined Deloitte recently on a skilled worker visa, did you receive update on your application from UKVI in your personal email or it went to the immigration team?
The immigration adviser's contact details are in my application form and I can't change it. Just wondering if I'll have to get update from him.
We are creating two new roles and will likely post as temp w/benefits for 1 year as (1) Recruiting and onboarding manager and (2) Compensation associate or manager (Level TBD). Hybrid schedule 3 on campus and 2 days remote. Campus is in Manhattan. No full remote.
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Currently in FDD and have been on the bench for about 2.5 weeks now. Is this normal for this time of the year? What’s the longest that you’ve been on the bench? TIA
Got an offer from PwC CDaaS (corp dev as a service, new offshoot of DDV). Currently KPMG FDD, and now being thrown the idea of staying and switching to KPMG Corporate Finance. Any thoughts? Short-term comp not really a factor. Thanks!
Newcomer to this space - Anyone make a transition from data analytics to M&A work? Interested to see how one leveraged D&A skills to this work or if there are analytics roles on these teams. TIA!
Has anyone made themselves as a partner by getting themselves acquired?
I have recently worked on a framework focused on Financial/M&A offerings that proves profitable as a stand alone entity and readily integrated as a sales channel for a global firm.
The strategy and intellectual property associated here is futuristic and will be valid for a few decades. For confidentiality I can share more on private messages.
Who should I reach out to for this? Will it be corp development? Thankyou!
Thoughts on Accenture M&A strategy consulting? What offer do you expect an experienced hire manager to get?
The work at EY-Parthenon’s Software Strategy Group seems really cool — anyone have any personal experience there and able to provide general reviews on the people and work?
Hey all, it’s my first time managing an IMO, so I am heading up standing the office up, getting everyone on board, coming up with the day 0, 1, 100 plan, etc. Any advice from someone who does this stuff day in and out? Parthenon, DDV, etc.
Anyone have resources in business foundations?Trying to help an analyst struggling with basic concepts like balance sheet vs income statement, bookings vs revenue, sensitivity analysis, etc.
How is the Wall St. Prep Financial and Valuation Modeling final exam? Seems like it’ll be pretty straightforward but since I only get one attempt a month I’m worried about not studying enough