Folks at T1/T2 shops (MBB/ATK/Parthenon/LEK/Monitor/OW): How much of what you do is pure growth strategy vs. cost take out? I’ve been at S& for 2 years and have been on all cost cutting projects

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Monitor here - mostly growth. Sounds like you should break out of your existing network to try and be staffed on more growth oriented projects.

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Study it so you can speak about it, then "reframe” your experience to show it. You’ve been at S& 2 years, you can spin something you’ve been involved in. No one will know otherwise if you sound like you know what you’re talking about .

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My lack of experience in growth projects is really hurting me when interviewing for exit ops 😔😔

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All growth

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I’ve never worked on cost-cutting in 3 years at Parthenon. Only strategy and due diligence

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Pretty much all growth strategy here

All growth strat or diligence here! On my first cost cutting case now and I don't know many others who have been on one

We do our fair share of both

Depends on what folks you work with at Deloitte. If more Monitor, a lot more is growth focused, though no DD usually. If more legacy Deloitte folks, cost is a bigger piece

I second the other EYP. I’ve really only seen CDD and growth strategy

For me about 60% growth strategy, 40% operations (supply chain). I have yet to do any cost related projects, also joined 2 yrs ago

Parthenon, Your firm title / designation / levels from grassroots to the top boss please

I think this is a very industry specific thing...

ATK 1, can we trade? Only done ops/cost take out. Was def told our firm had lots of chances to do strat/top line... not feeling that’s the case 😐

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