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Trying to transition from financial services to consulting. Having trouble getting an interview in the first place. What avenue can I take to better position myself for a first round interview?

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DM me! What level are you and what’s your background?

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EY has a whole FSO department

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Not really

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I hear Deloitte is begging for work these days

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Capco

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Applied here - did not get a bite 🙃

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