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I’ve realized most people actually hate the big D, because lots of the people hired & top talent were near misses at MBB (final round etc.) and they resent the firm because of it. It’s a sad reality but it’s true.

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They must have missed S&, EYP, OW, Kearney, LEK as well, then. In which case, they don’t sound “top”.

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Monitor was the best non-MBB? Huh? In what geography? It definitely wasn’t better than Booz. The only reason to pick Deloitte is the free second year tuition.

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Jeez - let go of these stupid prestige pissing matches. People join what job they feel is the best for them and don’t “resent” anything on day 0. If they do then they might need therapy… I know several people who actually like working at D and several who absolutely hate working at MBB. And vice versa as well. Its all a matter of personal preferences and luck in staffing / building network…

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Lol and this is why people make fun of D, people like OP

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Sounds anecdotal. I think only a small portion interview at MBB. Out of my big state school that is heavily recruited by big4 maybe a handful actually interviewed at MBB.

Could be anecdotal tbh I’m talking about tier 1 cities (e.g., NYC / Chicago) from Top 20 schools

Is this based on some survey or just personal emotions?

Probably personal experience, but personally yeah idgaf about strategy consulting, never applied, not interested lol

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