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Is it common to change industries if you're just in "strategy" once you're out of consulting? Everyone says i should start specializing once I get a little more senior, but I'm not sure I've found one

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Like capability wise I can understand how a analytics consultant can fit in everywhere. But do strategy consultants have a tougher time switching industries because much of their knowledge or skills may be tied to the industry? Just not sure if I ever want to specialize in an industry yet, at least I haven't found one I want to specialize in yet. And if I don't, does it typically hinder your career trajectory?

Does a variety of industries bring value? Or are too many things irrelevant industry to industry.

I changed several times, it will prolong your path to partner

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