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How would you succinctly describe the differences in culture between MBB?

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BCG - academic McK - Type A’s EVERYWHERE Bain - also in the big 3.

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Differences within the firms are bigger than differences across the firms.

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Mind. BLOWN.

Slytherin, Gryffindor, Ravenclaw

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Bain has the best culture. Friendly, supportive, collaborative, collegial. We work with each other to get to the same end point, not against or in competition with each other. There are fundamental differences in the partnership structure (that incentivize teaming at Bain, competition at BCG/McK) that cascade down.

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How does BCG partner comp work then?

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Outside of SWE, which roles at FAANG would surpass MBB comp?

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New bowl: Boutique, for those of us not in Big 4 / MBB. See you there. 👋

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Anyone work for KPMG in M&A tax? How's the work load / culture?

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I’m always hearing about MBB having terrible hours and work life balance. Is this true? How many hours do you work per week on average?

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