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  2. Management Consulted 2019 Salaries out. Wow!!!

    I don't know if this has been posted here already, but I could not find it with a quick search. But I just looked at the [Management Consulted MBA salaries]((https://managementconsulted.com/consulting-salarie...) for 2019 and OMG! McKinsey and BCG ar ...

    38 comments - 5 silver bananas - Feb 5 2019 - 2:00pm -

  3. MBB vs. Direct into Industry

    Hi all, I'm about to go into an MBA (M7) and I'm interested in going into industry over the long-term, aiming to work up to a senior management position. At first I got the impression that working at MBB for a few years and then transitioning in ...

    22 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 5 2018 - 5:07pm -

  4. Future of Big 4 in strategy consulting

    Given their relatively new entry in the strategy consulting market, what are your thoughts about Big 4 strategy consulting teams (Monitor, S&, PEY), both at current level and in the future? I've heard a lot of things about it, like Big 4 are inve ...

    11 comments - 3 silver bananas - Jan 28 2019 - 4:00am -

  5. Do most MBA hires at MBB have prior MBB experience?

    Do MBB prefer prior MBB experience (as an analyst or associate recruited after undergrad) while recruiting MBA grads? Or is it not much of a factor when compared to MBA prestige, GMAT, networking and case interviews? #MBB #consulting ...

    13 comments - 2 silver bananas - Nov 7 2018 - 8:45pm -

  6. MBB Implementation or 2nd Tier Generalist?

    I just finished my MBA at an MBB target b-school. have a Generalist offer from a 2nd tier (Strategy&/ATK/OW) and an Implementation offer from McK in a region of the world where that 2nd tier competes significantly with MBB for projects. My gut is tell ...

    9 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 29 2018 - 7:15am -

  7. Choosing between MBB- UAE vs Singapore

    Hello, I need some advice from the experts here. I have just received an offer from one of the MBB (Singapore office) and also in discussion (1st round cleared and waiting for 2nd round interview) with another MBB (UAE office). I am inclined to accept the ...

    9 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jul 22 2018 - 5:17am -

  8. BB to MBB?

    Going to be interning at an S&T position for a top BB next (junior year) summer. How challenging will it be to get a full-time offer from MBB? Non-target school, high GPA. Previous corp fin & start-up internship experiences. #MBB #consulting ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - Sep 15 2018 - 4:02pm -

  9. MBB vs MM PE

    High guys. I got junior internship offers at an MBB consulting firm plus a middle market PE firm (AUM is btw 1-5 bil). I'm having a hard time making the decision of which to take; only have a couple of days left to decide. Personally, in the long run ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Oct 13 2018 - 5:46pm -

  10. What does it take to get a job at an MBB from a non-target school?

    I'm a third-year student at a non-target university (big state school) and want a job at an MBB firm. I have a 30 ACT, 3.75 GPA (Quantitative Analysis major), and am working at GS doing Risk analysis next summer. I also have other internship experien ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 18 2018 - 12:55am -

  11. Laid off after 7 months | Advice on getting in to MBB

    Hi everyone, I graduated from the University of Toronto in 2017 (B.Comm.) and then joined the CBD program at IBM. It was bad timing as at the year-end, my practice collapsed and I was out, 7 months since I joined. So, I am put in a unique situation where ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 28 2018 - 6:37pm -

  12. Where to put insight experience?

    Hi monkeys! I recently gained 2 months experience within an MBB through a type of insight program/career program with extensive case solving etc. Shoudl this be a part of my "work experience" segment? I am asking since it was technically not a & ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 18 2018 - 11:02am -

  13. How much does pre-MBA consulting experience help in getting an offer at MBB in business school?

    I'm curious in how much pre-MBA consulting experience at a Big 4 or Accenture helps in getting an offer at MBB in business school? I've heard that MBB takes students of a wide array of work experiences but would consulting experience at a Big 4 ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 16 2019 - 10:50am -

  14. Got an offer for Oliver Wyman, should I still apply to MBB?

    I decided to interview at "Tier 2" consulting firms before I interviewed at MBB to practice as realistically as possible, and I managed to get a full-time offer at Oliver Wyman while at it. The offer is great and I really clicked with the firm a ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 6 2018 - 5:15pm -

  15. MBA Alternative- Is it really MBA or bust?

    So I have been asking myself this question for years, and think I finally found my alternative. I have been working is Strat Consulting for 6 years now and I am keen to "reset" so to speak. To re-skills, to change locations, to learn a language, ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 22 2019 - 1:08am -

  16. Questions about MBA for trying to get into MBB consulting

    I'm currently a data scientist at a Fortune 50 company with 3 years work experience making 90k + 15% bonus. I'm in a city with a pretty low cost of living (think Dallas, Phoenix, ATL, Charlotte). I went to an undergrad target right below the lev ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 25 2018 - 12:56pm -

  17. Best MBB for exit ops to technology industry

    Hi all, I was fortunate enough to get summer internship offers for the Bain and BCG San Francisco offices. I am especially excited about the technology industry and could see myself joining a fast moving tech startup / digital tech company in a strategic ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 21 2018 - 11:31pm -

  18. PLEASE SHRED MY RESUME APART!!

    Hi! I would like you guys help me tear apart my resume! I am mainly interested in a career within consulting but I haven't excluded other industries. Be as honest as possible: please focus on content, format, grammar etc. And also, since there is not ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 20 2018 - 2:31pm -

  19. Crafting a T2 to MBB Story (Undergrad Senior)

    Hi Monkeys, As I'm preparing for my upcoming interviews with all 3 of the MBB firms, I'm at a loss as to what I should say to justify making the leap from my full-time offer from a T2 (S&/ATK/LEK/Deloitte S&O/EY-P) firm. Obviously, there ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 16 2018 - 10:51pm -

  20. Reasons for rejection at MBB screening + should I email partner for feedback?

    Hey guys, I'm currently doing my MBA at an MBB target school in Europe, and was hoping to come back to Canada with one of the MBBs. I spoke to a partner before applying, and he was all over me applying to the office and he even had me send him my app ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 26 2018 - 10:53am -

  21. Fitness on the job

    Hi, Was just wondering how difficult it is to maintain overall physical fitness whilst on the job at MBB. Have any of you been able to lose a significant amount of weight / gain some muscle mass? Or is this far too difficult given the travelling / hours / ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 16 2019 - 8:15pm -

  22. Consulting Firm CFA Reimbursement Policies?

    Hi everyone, What are the reimbursement policies for the CFA at top consulting firms (MBB, Big 4, etc.)? Do top firms pay for prep materials and time off to study, or just the exam? My understanding is that MBB treats the CFA like the GMAT / GRE and is ve ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - May 8 2019 - 1:05am -

  23. Haas vs Columbia for MBB

    I'd appreciate hearing some other thoughts on this decision that doesn't come up much as the schools are quite different. The categories I'm considering are: Geography: Short term: Spouse who can work in either location, but would have a mu ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Apr 12 2019 - 2:29pm -

  24. Applying to Tier 2's as an Experienced Hire

    I'm about 8 months into my consulting career with IBM GBS. The work I mostly do is around implementing enterprise software- traveling 4 days a week to our client's site. Although this is a critical part of our consulting practice, I want to tran ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Mar 1 2019 - 11:38am -

  25. How long for invitation after referral?

    Hello guys, I have secured a referral from an MBB partner, as I am looking for an internship after my master's degree. I come from a non-target school. How long would you think it will take before I receive the actual invitation for the test? I have ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Feb 24 2019 - 12:49pm -

  26. Can I still get in as an MBB associate consultant given my background?

    I've been working as a data scientist at a Fortune 30 Company for nearly 3 years. I completed undergrad from a target school a half level below HYP + Wharton (think Columbia, UChicago, Upenn non Wharton) and know a few classmates at MBB. Would these ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Feb 19 2019 - 10:53pm -

  27. Very new at MBB, stressing over learning curve

    Very recently started at an entry level consultant position at MBB (only a couple of weeks). Prior to this I worked at a small financial firm at a relatively stress-free environment- especially in comparison with management consulting. So far it feels ver ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Nov 30 2018 - 12:21pm -

  28. Can I try to interview with another McKinsey office after I got cut from final rounds at a different McKinsey office?

    So I was between two cities for my office ranking- let's call them A and B. A is a large competitive city, and B is a smaller city closer to my hometown. I had spoken to consultants in B and they were very excited about me and told me to rank that ci ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Oct 7 2018 - 10:44am -

  29. Between a Rock and a Hard Place

    Avid reader here. Many thanks to the community for the insight, advice, and laughs. I'm stuck between a rock and a hard place. I recently graduated with a BS / MBA from a non target with a 3.8/3.97 (full ride if it matters). I thought accounting woul ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Sep 18 2018 - 10:11pm -

  30. MBB Referral

    What is the best way to ask a MBB partner for a referral? Have spoken to the partner once and emailed a few times. The partner has connected me to recruiters a few times and ends emails along the lines of "let me know if I can help". #MBB #consu ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Aug 9 2018 - 4:42am -

  31. Full Time MBB chance and advice

    Hey all, I'd love to get advice on full time recruiting, and understand the odds. I have a 4.0 in a STEM degree from a target top 10 school (currently headed towards Summa cum laude) Have been premed but want to get away from it, done tons of researc ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 13 2018 - 8:59am -

  32. Chancing and Advice

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    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 10 2018 - 10:23pm -