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How competitive is the mbb and tier 2 consulting industry. Any tips on how to best survive and succeed vs other smart peers?

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Best tip is to stay in B4 so you don’t have to deal with smart peers

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You’ll do better if you don’t come in with a scarcity mindset

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Speaking only for OW, it’s not about you “vs” others. You do you, and if you’re good at what you do, you survive and succeed.

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Build a skill that nobody else is good at. I was able to get promoted very quickly early on in my career because I learned financial analysis inside and out and was able to build better models than anyone else at my former firm. To a large extent, it's also a political game. Once you become super useful, don't piss anyone off.....including your peers and subordinates.

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