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Pros and cons of working at LEK? Are the rumors on burnout and constant back to back DDs true?

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% of strategy cases has been increasing

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I’ve heard the LS team does fewer dds vs rest of LEK

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Can confirm LEK has solid presence in non-DD LS

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DD is only about a third of LS, at least in Europe.

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For months, I’ve been getting messages from recruiters about LEK almost every other week. Are they growing so strongly or what’s going on?
I’m a EU-bases LS consultant for what it’s worth.

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I think they’re growing all offices as fast as possible. Not sure there is a benefit to being in Boston specifically, especially with lots of cross office staffing lately. I’m in NY FWIW.

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