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Have any 🐠 here left S& for MBB at the post-MBA level? I’d like to talk through the differences and adjustments in ways of working you had to make after the jump

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There’s a ton who did, just go on LinkedIn and search for “current company: mckinsey, Previous company: strategy&”. I was making a switch over at the manager level, but last minute decided to do industry life instead

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Got offers twice from McKinsey at different levels. Tried bcg once and failed first round, never tried Bain. Thought it was very surprisingly easy to get an interview and an offer. Made me think people make too much of a deal out of the whole “mba to get into Mbb” stereotype

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But we were just getting to know each other :(

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I am leaving but at the UG level

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I only know a S& who left as partner and joined as an AP 2 years ago and is still AP; and that’s all I know

A quick LinkedIn search indicates a couple hundred.

We have a bunch of S& Partners. They worked off their golden handcuffs post merger and bailed.

Fair enough. Had a snickers. I’m good now

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S& lost a lot of people to mbb the last few years, should be plenty of folks to reach out to. I made the switch at manager.

No, same level and tenure as others from same MBA year. Interviews are easy to get if you know the former S& partners at these firms.

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