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Does McKinsey and BCG go for external hires for the “Principal” role (level below MD/Partner) Or is everyone home grown at this level.

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Yes. But we often grind you for 6-9 months through ASC and EM roles so you can learn how we do things.

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Well of course ! Doing the junior roles is seen as “training”

Yes, we do

Every level has external hires. Even senior partners

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