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Why may Wharton MBA not be considered “good” enough for some MBB folks?

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Stop caring so much what other people think

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Everyone taking this advice to heart would reduce the volume of posts on fish bowl by 80%...

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Wharton is great. Your only issue will be explaining and sharing - do you really want to do consulting and not finance instead? Or is your application to consulting just your backup plan, since idea is Wharton is all about finance. Same thing applies to Booth (and opposite, for Finance for Kellogg folks) Regardless - great school

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B1 this is really inaccurate tbh. If you look at the employment reports, a big chunk of wharton grads go to consulting (same as any other M7).

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Cuz Trump went there!

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He went undergrad lol

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This is the funniest and somehow also the most concerning thing I’ve read on here in some time.

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There are many MBB people who don't end up in W/H/S so not sure where you got that from.

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I meant they end up in other business schools.

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Because they know Philly is inferior to NYC and go to Columbia instead

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Nobody in their right mind chooses CBS over Wharton

Because some people are insufferably smug and like to pretend that they are better than everyone else, regardless of the circumstances.

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Who cares. People for whom the phrase "not good enough for..." are insecure, pretentious, assholes. Wharton is clearly good enough and MBB isn't nearly as awesome as it seems so don't base big life decisions around the assumption that you'll get hired or that your dreams will come true if you do.

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I didn’t know this was true. ?

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