Stupid question, want to get into political risk consultant, is that a thing outside of PwC in the big 4? If so what qualifications do you need and what's more utilized, risk analysis or poli sci?

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Most consulting gigs don't hire new hires, with the lowest level of the totem pole coming at the senior level. When that happens, experience is what matters, not your major.

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Gotcha. Thanks for the info.

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