Deciding on whether or not I should take a boutique consulting firm’s offer. Much better than my current salary prospects and seemingly much better culture. My only fear is that of getting pigeonholed into my field and never be able to exit from consulting if I ever wanted to in the future.

Can exits from boutiques still be interesting?

Would appreciate insight from those who did Big 4 to Boutique.

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Money > everything. Take it.

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Hop on LinkedIn and search the company name. Switch results to ‘people’ and then open all filters and select ‘past company’. That should give you a pretty good idea of exit opps. For reference I did the same, noticed some great exits, jumped to the boutique, and couldn’t be happier now

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I would do a deep LinkedIn search on where past employees from the company currently work. Personally, I know several people that have left boutiques for IB, laterals to B4, etc. just depends how you spin your story. Good luck!

This is great advice. It may be tempting to look at money in the current moment, but doing a search like this and understanding exit opp probabilities will save a lot of heart ache.

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