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That moment when you hear someone from Accenture Strategy say “yeah I’m in the top group within Strat. It’s the same thing as MBB” 🙄

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I play in an intramural softball league. It's the best one in my county, and is the same thing as professional baseball

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That group is the Accenture Strategy Symphonologie Orchestra Leaders. MBBASSOLs

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Rolling your eyes because it ain't Deloitte?

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Legacy Axia people. Not MBB

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PWC1, you're highly over valuing MBB here. To say they are in the same percentile as professional sports is absurd

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^any good consultant will do that, it’s consulting 101. It’s what I have done while at Accenture, not sure what you have been doing.

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MBB are brands and their people. Strong brands don’t make claims to prestige, they prove it. Same with strong people... Regardless, damn someone needs to check their ego. Being “smarter” or “more prestigious” doesn’t make you a more worthwhile human @OP - Sorry you’ve got to deal for the superiority / inferiority complexly bs

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There is unfortunately a lot of truth to this. CCoE are one of the few groups in strat that will actually invest in research or testing hypotheses, use R/python instead of excel pivot tables, and attempt to actually solve the problem rather than just dust off KX slides. Not saying they're the same as MBB, but definitely above the mean for ACN strat. Would love to join but am trapped in canada :(

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^SC1 I do as much of this as possible, project culture permitting, but I can assure you 100% this is the exception not the rule... at least in accenture strategy canada

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I work at Accenture, but I tell people I work at M, B and B... so that means I work at all three

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😂

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Sounds like OP is part of CDO

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What is the top group?

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I think it’s literally called “Competitive Center of Excellence” and it’s an “industry” you can be aligned to. Whether it’s of the same caliber of the average person at MBB who knows

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What the heck is the competitive center of excellence?

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Never heard of them. They sound like one of those support groups that do ‘research’ for consulting teams.

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Yawn. This convo is so tired.

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Didn't most the Axia people get fired?

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Big zaddy group** 😚

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That’s hilarious

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