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If you could ask the managing partner of an MBB firm any question anonymously, what would you ask?

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I'm less interested in them and more about how we privately counsel boards and CXOs about their careers and priorities. I feel like most partners I work with are reasonably open about how the firm works at the partner level. I guess, what intrigue do people expect to learn about the firm in this conversation?

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Was it worth it?

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How much do you make?

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What's the craziest shit that you've seen go down? I want to hear their war stories.

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I wouldn't because this is a ridiculous question. Why would I want to do that? They aren't God, they're just some of us in a few years. Would I want to go out for dinner and drinks for the evening? Sure, but one question? Get over yourself.

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Are you happy?

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Whadda ya bench?

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Why are customers still astonished by Free Cash flow analysis?

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Can you get me a referral?

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Who did you vote for?

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In your honest opinion, do you actually add value?

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D1 is the kid from school who used to remind the teacher to assign homework

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You mean any MBBD partner?

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What is one most important quality needed to be a successful partner ?

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What do you do to fall asleep at night ?

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How do you establish easy recurring revenue streams in an industry where the service we provide is thought intensive and changes every couple of years

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You ever worried your wife craves some D while your away.

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How do you square lack of growth in strategy with need to grow your business, particularly w regards to prestige (and the obvious pricing markup it allows for)

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