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Would you have recruited for PE out of undergrad if you had the opportunity? I have an interview with General Atlantic in the fall but I don’t want to lose focus from my consulting interviews :(

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Your real question is: “how can I recruit for consulting AND PE at the same time?” And the answer is you can definitely do it. I would have.

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You’re right, and thanks haha

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Which role is it for?

Definitely recruit and see what happens - but depends also on the role.

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It’s for a technology growth equity analyst role - I know almost nothing about PE recruiting but I figured I’d give it a look.

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There are some articles online for consultants who want to get into PE or VC - it outlines why you’d go for one or the other instead of consulting...give it a search and see what you come up with. It should help you organize your thoughts/ messaging to make sure you’re saying the right stuff.

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