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post-MBA consultants who got to EM: where are you now? what skills/abilities did you pick up from your time as a consultant? trying to gauge if an MBA at 32 would be worth it (as a career change). currently am a programmer making 200k

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Why are you pivoting to consulting? Given your technical background, wouldn't a PM role give you the managerial and big picture experience

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You don’t need an mba to move into consulting. I’ve seen many people like you get in (scientific backgrounds, etc). This is the hottest job market in history- apply (everywhere is hiring like crazy due to record attrition and growth) and start prepping for interviews.

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