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Planning a long term career switch into Strategy Consulting anyone have inputs on how to prepare myself? Which MBA to pursue?

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Agree with D1. Unless you get hired into a strategy service line like MD, P-EY, S&, or end up at a firm that focuses primarily on strategy work like L.E.K..

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MBAs are worthless. If you're a functioning human, teach the shit to yourself. I did. I make more than those MBAs. Because I'm a smarter person for having not got one.

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"Let me tell you about this thing I didn't get."

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You don't really switch to strategy consulting. You just end up doing it and change your alignment. Unless your asking what schools MD and others hire from?

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No MBA here either. Although, worthless might not be what I would use to describe an MBA. It depends on where you are, what you are doing, and where you want to be.

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MBAs just teach you how to think in a box.

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An MBA to gain knowledge isn't really worth the money since you can basically teach it to yourself. However, it is a fantastic way to network with many individuals. I would use it for the networking rather than the degree itself.

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This thread is has turned into associates and ba's commenting on the degree they didn't get an offer to have paid for them.

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