What are the differences between BCG’s digital consultant and generalist consultant roles? How do they vary regarding recruiting, interviewing, day-to-day job, pay, projects etc?
BCG fish: I’m applying to a Project Leader position at BCG Digital. Currently Digital Consultant with 7 YOE, great feedback from projects, acting as team lead. Anyone want to help with a referral?
Love Accenture but my work blows. Dreamed of doing ML but now Im 3 years in (Digital consultant), same client doing 90% SQL. In final interview stages for a Data Scientist position at IBM. Thoughts?
Anyone have experience with digital transformation case interviews? Types of questions that could be asked? Interviewing for a digital consultant role.
Have a phone interview for a digital consultant this Friday. It includes a mini case, does anyone have any experience with what a digital case would be like? Related to digital transformation
Interviewing for a in house digital consultant. Need some good questions for digital transformation. Any thoughts?
Which is better for applying to bschool: Management Consultant vs Digital Consultant vs Technology Consultant?
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?
Interviewing at Deloitte this week (health plans industry) , wondering people’s opinions on their culture from those who know both Accenture and Deloitte?
Is anyone applying for jobs overseas or think it’s even a possibility right now? Planned in moving from USA to EU (Scandinavia or Germany specifically, but maybe flexible) this year and concerned that corona has stopped issuance work visas or made companies or recruiters not want to hire internationals. Anyone have any experience or input? I was close to a job offer right before this in February. FWIW I have a long term partner Europe, no marriage plans for a few years at least tho
Interviews.... I’ve been with Accenture for 10 years and starting to get a few bites outside. Do you still wear suits to a interview or zoom call or is business casual ok? Years ago it was always suits but not sure about 2020. Not an executive role. Thanks and have a great thirsty Thursday!
Slalom 🐠 - I have an interview w a Sr Talent Acquisition Manager in Chicago. What can I expect? Behavioral only? Case?
I heard back about my promotion and it will go in effect January. I’m applying to jobs now though, do I write my promotion on my resume? If so, how exactly do I word it?
Phone screen on Friday. Told them I had final rounds coming up and gave them free days of Monday - Thursday for interviews. Haven’t heard back yet. Should I reach out tomorrow if I don’t hear anythinn
Any insight into what the “skills” interview consists of at Accenture Tech Strategy? Specifically for the Accenture Tech Strat & Advisory offering. Not sure what types of skill questions will be asked since this isn’t a technical implementation role. TIA!
Today I had an interview with a recruiter from Oliver Wyman and she asked sal expectations and I said around 100 and she said “wow great that fits well into our budget” aka... did I say the wrong thing? Should I have asked for more? *the moment I realized acn pay is no bueno*
How much can you ethically alter your title on your resume? My firm is struggling and moving many consultants to “customer success.” I’m worried I won’t get interviews after the title change. 1YOE
For my big D fish. Can anyone give me insight on the national operations transformation group. Have a meeting with them next week. What type of work, travel, interview format, good things to know.
Had an interview at another consulting company and saw my colleague passing on the hallway. That was about a year ago. I stayed and now the partner that interviewed me joined our firm. It’s a small world indeed. Anyone ever met a colleague while interviewing?
Comment on this message if you want to do Mckinsey case prep. My interview is coming up June 4. DM me and we can set up zoom call
If you interview on a Friday, would you send thank you notes on Monday or is that too late?
Advice please: got a first round interview with a company a month ago. Ended up declining the interview because while I was waiting for recruiter to get back to me, I accepted another offer (Cont)
Should I be concerned if they reposted the job posting on LinkedIn and also updated the posting date on workday? I’ve had a few interviews already. Was last told they have to review other candidates and it could be a long process. Should I take that statement at face value?
Got absolutely crushed in a complex restructuring bulge bracket interview in Chicago, feeling so defeated. Anyone have similar struggles?
At what point do I stop applying if I’m getting traction with agencies? I have a tendency to believe I’m going to get passed over, so I over apply. Now that I’m getting interviews, do I chill?
My boss has zero leverage in the company, and therefore creative always goes to shit because someone in another department thinks they're far better placed to make creative calls, and my boss can't do anything about it to defend the work. It's taking a toll on the work, team's mental health, and overall morale. The company values are no longer aligned to my own, and it's no longer the job I was sold in on during the interview process. What do I do?
BCGers need some insight. BCG emailed me today offering a contractor position with equal pay to consultant for 6-12 mos then opportunity beyond if things work out. I interviewed this summer
LOL- Just another day on zoom :-)
How long on avg. does it take for a consulting firm to get back to you after your final interview?
I’m thinking about leaving my government job for a matrimonial law firm. I had a baby in January & my husband’s job was hit particularly hard by the pandemic (100% commission based & I was already earning more than him). I am enticed by the compensation & have been unhappy with certain aspects of my govt job lately. But I’m also nervous about billables & firm life (I was a matrimonial lawyer 5+ years ago). Mostly I want to provide for my baby girl & not be stressed financially. Advice? Thoughts?
What’s a reasonable base salary range for accounting advisory manager 1 in a moderate cost of living city? 105k base plus 10% bonus?
Advice please! I have offer from Deloitte and Cognizant. Which one should I choose to go for? Salary is very similar package. Cognizant offer a bit more. But I am more thinking about the job security.
Anyone else have instant anxiety as soon as the Microsoft teams commercial comes on and play the connecting alert noise? Just me ?
Is FRM or CFA a better certification?
Facebook Designers: How long did you prepare for your interview? I’m interviewing for product design at Facebook. I still have to get this next interview scheduled, which is really several back to back. How much time did you spend preparing for your interview? How far out did you schedule those interviews? Also, anyone willing to do mock interviews with me?
Just heard about Layoff's within EY FSO at the staff level. Can someone throw some light on recent developments?
For long term investing besides 401k, what are my best options? My spouse and I have not put much towards anything and dont want to only put our funds in 401ks. Ideas?
Is work/life better at tier 2 vs MBB? Or same?
Have a trip planned to go to Rome next week. Should I cancel even though coronavirus is mainly in the north? Have been really looking forward to this trip, but not sure if it’s irresponsible to go.
Got 1st dose Moderna yesterday and my arm is in severe pain, like I can’t even touch it or raise it. Is this normal and how long will it last? I can’t pick up my kids. I hear Pfizer is less pain and wish I got that
I like consulting, but I am more interested in improving patient outcomes. Depending on the project I am on, usually that’s not a huge driver for the project or what my role focuses on. I am currently aligned to Health at ACN. I would like to move to industry where member centric care, patient outcomes, reducing disparities etc is at the forefront preferably using health technology. Anyone have suggestions?
When is leaving too early? I’m an A2 with an offer to go work as a fund/financial reporting analyst. Is this more of a lateral career move? I’m still unsure what I want to do with my career, but I know it’s not public accounting. Are there other opportunities to pivot from there? It’s a large public financial, investment, insurance company. If the pay is there (going to request a 35% raise), should I do it? I’ve always been interested in FP&A/Financial Analyst and I know the role isn’t exact...
Hi Everyone , I have offer from both Amdocs and KPMG . Amdocs is offering me better pay than KPMG But in Amdocs the project is of Development + Support (linx , sql and azure databricks ) and in Kpmg purely Azure based development . Which one should i join ?
I learnt that I earn almost the same than a Senior AD. Any advices to increase or re-evaluate my salary with my boss? (next post = more info)
Hi everyone, I recently got an invitation to interview for Citi’s CUPID Leadership & Development Program and I wanted to connect with anyone whose every interviewed or completed the program. I am really excited for this opportunity as I am trying to switch careers and would greatly appreciate any suggestions or tips that would help during this process. ￼Thanks in advance !