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Woke up this morning feeling like I really want to migrate to the Middle East, any advise on the best consulting firms out there ?

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Check the other threads on Middle East. - no life - mostly public sector work (in Saudi Arabia) - non-transferable skills - looked down upon in US offices (potential downgrade when transitioning back) - low maturity clients - working for maglomaniac, anti-democratic, autocratic human rights violaters Vs. - great pay (no taxes) - some interesting projects - international colleagues Firms: 1. BCG/Kearney 2. McK/S& 3. OW 4. Bain 5. Roland Berger 6. The rest

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A) do you guys get to drink? B) do you guys get to dance dabke with locals?

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don’t listen to the haters i think this would be a really cool experience

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Do it, habibi

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Can you try waking up again?

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MBB and S&, some would even argue one of the Bs is not competitive or whatever. I’ll let people argue below.

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Do some searching on here, I’ve read it’s very toxic.

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Yes, yes, there was. Google it. 🤦‍♂️

Kearney Dubai office

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Awesome office! Amazing work and great office culture

Is it weird that I want to ask, “why?”

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I feel this too friend.

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Here’s the ranking list: Mckinsey > BCG>=Strategy&>Kearney> OW> Bain> Roland Berger Mckinsey is not what it used to be though.

Go to a doctor

The normal same top firms

You're one in a million You've got to burn to shine

OP - I can send you some emails looking for contractors in the ME and Afghanistan. But I’m not sure it’s the sort of excitement you’re looking for.

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Top consulting firms right there!!

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