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You can take a look at Vault's rank if you want, but aside from MBB, you'd have some firms with a strong expertise in some verticals (sometimes even better than MBB). For example, OW is very strong in FS, ZS in Healthcare (along with S&), Booz allen in federal consulting, Kearney in logistics/supply chain, etc... Some of the "prestige" gets carried due to the industry these firms work for the most, making it harder to define which firm is more "prestigious" than the other

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Someone hates Booz Allen apparently

It's hard to talk on a global scale when each regional playing field is vastly different. While Deloitte might be top tier in the US, they're irrelevant in much of Europe, in the same way Roland Berger is more prestigious than Bain in Germany, yet irrelevant in the US. On a global level, I would say Kearney, Strategy&, or Oliver Wyman could all be 4&5 (order debatable). In the grand scheme, all of the top 15-20 firms are prestigious and do great work. It's not worth ranking.

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Is Deloitte consulting a tier 2 in the US now in terms of compensation and exit?

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Ah the *ick show again. Never gets old

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Don’t worry, ‘loitte 😄

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KPMG

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Bruh...

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Me watching my wife trying to explain what her employer, BCG does. It almost ends with "... like McKinsey"

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Seriously I would not want to be your wife lol wow man

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You spelled DMBB wrong

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Dave Mathews Band Bros?

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M without BB is probably more of today’s reality.

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Bcg1, I don’t think you realize how psychologically healthy that is.

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Oliver Wyman (at least in financial services)

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EY Parthenon

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EYP and Strategy&

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No love for Accenture?

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a7, acquiring 6 firms a week is kinda a flex… wat

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I wonder if someone from T2 recruiting can comment on cross-offer rates. LEK vs Kearney vs OW vs S& vs EYP

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K4, I'm interviewing at Kearney, could you elaborate on this?

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Unreal. Everybody knows the one true list: Pierce & Pierce Stratton Oakmont Duke & Duke Commodity Brokers Jackson Steinem & Co Bonus points if you can name the #REF!

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You forgot J.T. Marlin 😂

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S&/EYP/OW are the MBB of T2, specific practices being better than others at each

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Kearney's grown strongly these last two years. I also don't think growth for growths sake is indicative of prestige (does growth in a firms implementation practice make it more attractive?)

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Honestly who gives a fck. Outside of a very small subset of people in this world, no one knows or gives a sh about MBB or any T2

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I only had an offer from S&. So, after careful consideration, Strategy& is definitely the best T2 firm. Source: Trust me fam For real though, who even cares about this?

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LEK leads in CDD

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EYP strategy is smaller than LEK. Now the TSE side is full of integration people.

Vote for Deloitte’s SAP practice

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Ha ha ha as somebody in SAP at D, this answer is like totally based on facts, like trust me bro.

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Booz Allen

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Lol who the cares 🥱🥱

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In this context LEK is like KPMG

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Acting like there’s not at least one person with a PE offer from every MBB and T2 and even Deloitte

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