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Anyone in consulting willing to have an informational interview? I have 2 years of industry experience in corporate operations

Found a Product Operations job that has high overlap with my existing working as an Operations Manager and am genuinely interested in the product. They don't allow a cover letter for their applica… more

I’m in the process of completing a UX/UI certificate to pivot from marketing design. But I’m so burnt out from my current role is it to early to apply to ux/ui? Has anyone transitioned from in house d… more

Hey, I just received an interview with Deloitte for their Lead Specialist, Learning and Development – Operations. I wanted to know if anyone had any experience with this position and if there were som… more

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Hello everyone,
In a bit of a dilemma - I’m currently in a technical role and I’ve just been offered the position of team manager. While I’m excited for the role and learning opportunities it com… more

I want a career pivot to risk management. Is a master's degree in enterprise risk management worth anything? What can I do with this degree? I'm eyeing a particular program. Or would another d… more

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Any tested strategy to move from FDD/PMO profile to a strategy/consulting profile?
How would you bring that change to align yourself towards a strategy profile at a Manager level?
Are there… more

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What’s the best way to start working in the automotive industry?
I’m 24, I have a BSc in Marketing and 4 years of work experience in marketing as well. I’ll start my MIM at Bocconi next month and… more

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For those of you who have worked for more than a handful of companies, or changed industries, do you make an active effort to keep in touch with previous coworkers or managers? If so, how often do you… more

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So I have been looking for project management job for a while now. I have a certification on lean six sigma(black belt) and currently taking PMP and oracle data base courses. I am looking for a compa… more

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Newly certified Product Manager looking for a referral into a good company. Previous experience in in web design, sales, customer service. 👩🏾‍💻

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So I’m looking to potentially move out of the Autoparts industry or at least transition into a new position somewhere else in the industry as I’m a store manager for one of the four large auto part co… more

Hi everyone, I have currently been laid off and wanted to take this time to think about what career I want. For the history of my career, I've been a warehouse manager for HVAC companies but have … more

I have never come in contact with any sales organization, staffing, SAAS, or otherwise that offers commission that is in some way shape or form trying to scale it down to lower amounts with the same p… more

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Hi everyone,

Would anyone be so kind to refer me to your company? I’m looking for the following roles (business analyst, project manager/coordinator, consultant (strategy). Here’s a list of… more

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Would anyone who transitioned from a sales/account management role be willing to speak to me about how you switched to product/project management? Ideally would like to stay in big tech, getting reall… more

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What other jobs can a former business/data analyst do that doesn't require any coding knowledge?

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Hi everyone! I’ve been desiring a career change for a couple years and would love some guidance on where I can apply my skills. As a store manager of a food and beverage retail company, I lead and dev… more

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Having a hard time looking for a job from Social Media Specialist. No one seems to be hiring in my area and Im thinking of a pivot for the fact I need the money. I left my office because of toxic mana… more

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So does anyone here work for the Walt Disney Company or Universal Studios? I’ve applied to several positions but haven’t heard anything back. They seem like a tough nut to crack. Any help? Thanks!

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Hi everyone 😀! For the last 8 years I worked in the social services field after graduating with B.a psych degree but recently decided to switch careers to data analytics.
In June I completed th… more

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Pursuing new Finance opps at Director level and above. Have not had much experience with 3-statement financial model in more recent roles but have had done it in investment banking about 10 years ago… more

Has anyone done a non-teaching sabbatical in South Korea with limited Korean skills?

I have been teaching for five years - heading into my 6th year this September. I have been really dreading the upcoming year and have been feeling as if things are only going to get worse in this prof… more

I have been working in IT Support for the past 10 years and see myself switching to Product Management. I’m currently interviewing for a role but the company is a non profit, while I’m currently at a … more

I have been working as a transmission/civil engineer for the last two and a half years. I am not finding any joy at my current role anymore and want to pursue Project Management jobs. Any tips where d… more

Hi all!

I have 15+ solid finance experience in Europe (EY, non-tech industry companies; last position VP finance; areas of expertise FP&A, finance analysis, reporting, compliance, tax, … more

Has anyone had success in getting an interview with either of these recruiting companies? If so, what did you do to stand out?

I’ve applied for several positions that I need felt I qualified for based on my resume & nothing 😒

Starting to feel like they just like collecting resumes lol.

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When rejected, does it make any sense to apply for other roles in the same company after? If yes, any golden rules?

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I’m 90% certain my owners are selling our privately held financial services company. This is a family owned company and they have always been very generous and cared for their employees. I’m not sure … more

So I have a dilemma - Quite a few colleagues of mine have been leaving mid-degree or just after finishing their MBAs, and haven’t had HR come after them for reimbursement because the policy only state… more

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Any Walmart ASM(Assistant Store Manager) here? Current or ex? Want to move forward but feels stuck in retail.

Had a job offer for a company I’ve been wanting to work at forever and think I f’d up.

I was supposed to be in the SF office, which I was excited for, but people kept coming up to me tellin… more

I’ve been working for 3+ years in paid media at various media agencies. I started in the media agency life since I graduated college and have been working in this industry ever since. I’ve been wantin… more

Product managers? what type of work do you do? How's your day to day? Wondering if id enjoy the work

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Hey all, I am currently not happy with the type of work I am doing and the environment I am doing it in. I recently interviewed for a product engineer position. Wondering if this may be the right move… more

I'm very seriously considering a period of unemployment (assuming 6-9 months, possibly longer) while making a career pivot. I would need to purchase a car to replace my CC and apply for health ins… more

Have a job offer from Meta. In light of recent news of folks getting their meta offer rescinded, what do you all think about keeping my old job and working two full time jobs for a bit, until I’m sett… more

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I was recently laid off and I am actively search for a new role. I am mainly targeting Business Analyst, ScrumMaster, Product Analyst, roles but I am open to others.

Must be located in Aust… more

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I'm looking to move from a customer service position, to a project manager type of position. Any tips on how to get that started?

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