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Why do big 4 people go get a top MBA and join big 3 consulting firm instead of internally move to advisory service/consulting?

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Because big 3 consulting is on an entirely different level than big 4

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Big 3 is still on another level.....

Is it because mostly big 3 is doing management consulting and big 4 is numbers consulting???

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deloitte has something called Tax Management Consulting. they implement tax systems. terribly named group

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Money/prestige

Deloitte man

Chances Deloitte let’s you make that lateral is near zero. And if they do, you won’t be making the same kind of money as the MBA consultants

Because the true consulting groups (strategy at D, Parthenon at EY, etc won’t hire audit and tax folks internally, full stop).

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