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Is MBB worth it? I’ve never been in mbb or big 4. Just smaller consulting firms. Have a competing offer between FAANG and MBB. I’m in tech and FAANG is more interesting for my career as well as preferred work culture. However, I’ve seen a lot about MBB here and kind of want to join just so I can say I was in MBB. Is it gonna be killer hours? Promotion politics? Biases on my lack of education? hoping to hear what others have to say

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"I’m in tech and FAANG is more interesting for my career as well as preferred work culture." That pretty much answers it for you! Do not think twice about it. You already are ahead of the pack and in the right place if you have that FAANG offer in the bag. Take it without worry, you'll be happy. MBB / Consulting is great for building out the skillset etc, but you already know you want to be in tech. No brainer. Good luck!

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If you want you can frame the MBB offer letter, and I actually think a bigger brag is that "I turned down an MBB offer". Listen, focus on what is important to you, for your career. In the long term, where you work means absolutely nothing. Congrats on your offers.

It’s MBB’s dream to exit to FAANG lol

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