Those that switched to MBB after Big4 at M/SM level, what was it like going from being M or SM, to Consultant and developing slides / work products on your own again?

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Experienced this and it’s very painful. Agree with everything M1 said except if you’re more senior than a first time manager would try to join at the EM/PL level, not the Associate/Consultant level. Most likely they will start you off in a junior role and ramp you up anyway. I disagree a bit on the work being fundamentally different at MBB. Depending on what you’ve done or what they need you for you may be doing very similar work.

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Hugely painful. Suck it up, with good grace. Recognize you are learning a very different type of consulting. And if you’re good you’ll be EM in 9 months, making more money and doing more interesting work.

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More importantly... how did you guys make the switch?

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That’s what I wanna know lol

I haven’t developed a slide or work product on my own in years now, usually provide direction to the team then provide comments or tweak if necessary

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Doing this now. Four months in. It’s fine. It comes back quickly, and after I got the first two deliverables done well I’m getting more responsibility. Feels like I am rapidly ramping back up to where I was.

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