I interviewed for a Risk Assurance associate position at PwC a few weeks ago and they offered me the position with a Fall 2021 start date 🥰😍 I can’t even begin to explain how excited and happy I am. I worked so hard to get the offer into my dream firm. 🤲🏽🥺
Experienced assurance associate looking to transfer offices at PwC.. does anyone know the process? Who should I talk to first? Am I guaranteed a spot or do I have to interview?
Is the interview process to get into IBD harder or easier than top consulting firms like BCG/McKinsey/Bain? Where do the truly smart people work nowadays?
What do you say when asked about compensation range during the phone screen / 1st interview? If it's an online app I leave it blank but when a person asks I just tell them a range because I don't know what else to say. I'm worried that I might miss out on a higher salary by telling them my range (85-90k for senior accountant in HCOL city).
Serious: Accenture folks, what do you like/not like about working at Accenture? Just got offered a job and want to know more about what it's like to work there outside the interview process
Starting as a BB associate at 130k base. Expect 10k or 20k raises each year from here? Trying to model out my future earnings but didn't ask this while interviewing.
Interviewing for an agency in a different city and they want me to come meet people in person next week. Do they pay for my travel? How do I ask?
Hubs is starting to interview for senior legal roles. Hasn’t had a haircut during covid, and it’s curly and fantastic. Looks awesome. Does he need to cut it to appear “professional?” (He was laid off in April, so we’re getting anxious)
Looking to lateral to MBB and got MBB case interview soon, what type of cases/case frameworks should I be practicing, how do they compare to Big 4 case interviews?
Have a BCG interview coming up, but also current project is at an all time work high...any suggestions on how to juggle the two? obvs don’t want to just piss off my current responsibilities
MBB folks, got a second round coming up, and I’m curious how interviews with partner level tend to be different?
Amazon interview coming up any words of advice?
Where do you look at during video interviews when using a laptop? If you look at the webcam you can't see the interviewer's face. If you look at screen/interviewer, you're not making eye contact.
I’m looking to leave consulting. But a McKinsey recruiter reached out to me recently about interviewing. I just don’t have the passion to go through case interviews and then actually work in another consulting company as a PPT monkey. Am I crazy ?
Deloitte, I hear you guys have some sort of PowerPoint test in your interviews? If true, what are some resources to prepare? I'm mostly an excel person.
I’m at month 9 at Deloitte and I’m unhappy with my experience. Should I wait to complete a year before applying elsewhere or should I apply before I complete a year and leave at the end of my 1 year?
Lookin at an opportunity to join Deloitte Consulting S&A team and Acn Strategy. What are some things I should consider that the interview process may not tell me?
Is resume paper worth it? Have an interview on Thursday for internal strategy manager role. I’m planning to bring extra copies of cover letter / resume, should I print on fancier paper?
Is TC or base more important to you and why? Will you choose: 1. Lower TC, higher base 2. Higher TC, lower base (higher bonus and shares)
Sitting in front of a webcam 10 hours a day is already doing a number on my back. Does anyone have a good recommendation for a desktop standing desk platform? Needs to support dual monitors. Thanks!
If FAANG PM roles are the new “prestige”, what graduate programs guarantee employment into FAANG at the same rate M7 lines you up for roles at MBB? Coding bootcamps don’t seem to be answer....neither does “Master in X”🧐
I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!
How’s Comp in Denver area? Good as Midwest at least? How do you like living/working there?
Starting a new job in a couple weeks and very nervous all of a sudden. Team is about 15 people and still completely remote. Any suggestions on getting to know people and integrating myself?
Do we have perks around commute to home office such as cheaper parking, subsidized rate for monthly metro pass, etc. I use commuter pass from Wageworks to pay for tickets but it’s getting expensive!
How have you handled an open offer when you're early in the interview process for another role? Assume you're interested in the latter. If you brought this up to the company you're in early stages with, what was the response? Any strong dos/donts in this situation?
Is MBB the best for career development and training? I’ve heard mix reviews with some saying the mentorship is invaluable while others say it’s sink or swim.
I have become a plant parent! Show off your plants!
Bg: went into consulting after college, just got promoted to SA, didn’t get H1B in the last 3 attempts. Goal: 1)maintain my status/be able to come back later 2)get into MBB and get my MBA, whichever happens earlier. Decision to make: A) international secondment for 1.5-2yrs and prep for bschool while abroad and then try MBB after bschool B) get into a masters program and apply to MBB and try bschool later. Any suggestions/thoughts to help choose between A or B would be appreciated!
Going back to work in a couple weeks after being on maternity leave. Already sad and upset at the thought of leaving my little one. How do you cope those first days and weeks back to work?
What's a good excuse at the interview for jumping between two Big 4 firms? If both were in the same location.
Happy holidays, my fellow introverts, loners, misanthropes, holiday-haters, and all other categories averse to extended time with family and crowds!!!! 🤓🍾🎉