I am currently working at EY-Parthenon as a summer associate and looking to move towards MBB for full-time. Any tips on getting an interview at McK given that my university is a non-target?
Current Summer Associate at Amlaw50 firm in the corporate group which pretty much only does M&A. When should I start applying if I want to switch firms? My school doesn’t allow rising 3ls to participate in OCI, so I’m assuming my only option is to email firm recruiters directly and/or look at firm websites for openings. Is it ok to apply to junior positions on firm websites or are there specific postings for rising 3ls?
In August of 2019, I hit rock bottom. I was working at a T1 law firm as a summer associate, and was constantly drinking (before work, during work, and of course at all the after work social events). Things got so bad for me someone reported my drinking to HR and an investigation was launched. I have been sober since. But now I am applying to be admitted to the bar and the character and fitness committee is making me relive my darkest time on repeat. It is very triggering. (Contn in comments)
I interviewed a potential summer associate last week and they mentioned that they read and found my law review note (6+ years ago) interesting and I'm not sure whether our law schools are taking the "research your interviewers" suggestion too seriously.
Hello! I just passed the patent bar a couple of months ago so I'm applying to my first patent agent roles. However, I only have a masters in law, not a JD, so I have no summer associate experience, and every position wants experience first. How did some of you other patent agents ￼get your first positions if you've never worked in a law firm before? Any advice or suggestions would be greatly appreciated, thank you so much!￼
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I am looking to master SQL queries for interview at companies like FAANG.
I have basic knowledge of SQL and can write basic queries.
But could you please help me how one can master SQL so that I can crack tough interviwes.
An ad agency asked me come up with creative concepts for a campaign as a job interview writing test. They are willing to pay me but on a project basis rather than an hourly rate. I’m a junior writer, how much should I charge (I have no clue about freelance rates)?
Thoughts on applying to a firm you were previous rejected to? Ex: Goldman TMT rejected me last year as a lateral and I wanna try again
Can I take anything else away from this response that I received from a hiring manager re. a thank you email that I sent, other than them being courteous?
"It was a pleasure to meet you and enjoyed getting to know about your experiences and how it could apply to the gap we are looking to fill, particularly your modelling skills."
Some context... I interviewed for an experience FP&A/strategy role at a late stage startup. I received this reply the morning-after my final interview with them.
Been ghosted twice in the past week after what seemed like promising interviews. Guess I'm stuck at Accenture.
Has anyone interviewed for Facebook finance roles? What is the final round like? Are there cases or scenarios?
Are they hiring at EY right now? Had a recruiter interview 2 weeks ago for a senior consultant position in the Supply Chain team. No response about the next steps yet. The recruiter tells me that the hiring managers are not responding. Baackground: I was referred more than a month ago. The recruiter reached out to me 4 weeks after submission. Very positive response from recruiter but no movement even after 2 weeks. Is this normal? Or is the impending economic slowdown slowed down recruiting?
For those who’ve interviewed or worked in PE Operations, how much of a finance background is needed? Any accounting knowledge?
Interviewed at PWC Finance transformation, it’s 5 days, haven’t heard from the recruiter yet. When do I expect a response ?
How to best prep Market Sizing? I have been using RocketBlocks.
I did my case my interview last week (Mckinsey). Interviewer was so focused on getting correct logic and numbers. I had to spend 20 minutes on market sizing, and bombed the case.
I thought we can move on if assumptions and logics were reasonable (Even though it is different from case answers), but I start to feel like this is not ture.
Looking for a referral to PwC/Strategy&? In the Deals practice but happy to refer to other groups. Can talk about my experience and offer advice about casing and the interview process.
Realizing you have zero skills and no experience when applying for other jobs... Are there any jobs out there in PowerPoint design?!
Have an interview offer from Deloitte (Cyber or Cloud), but having a hard time figuring out how to prepare for it... I have numerous small projects on my resume, and don’t know if I will get a case..
I am interviewing for other Senior Consultant/Manager roles at other firms. Why on earth do I still have to do a case study? Shouldn’t my experience speak for itself? Finding it hard to justify “studying” for a case like I did out of college.
I’m looking for ways to earn additional income with a good return, any suggestions? Opportunities? Ideas?
Can anyone please share any information related to the insurance and benifits provided in Deloitte India?
Is anyone working in NatWest..need information about there salary structure ..i got package of 26 lpa fixed ..wanted to know how the bonus and other components are provided..
What's the appropriate comp if you book a suite and receive a basic room? Is this covered under guaranteed room type? Seems like you would at least get the difference in price, as well.
MM FDD (excluding AM) vs Big 4 Audit, which has better chance of getting into big 4 FDD eventually?
I’m a first yr in NYC biglaw (2nd yr in Fall) — is 3.2k for one bedroom in BK (think downtown BK, carroll garden, Williamsburg) too much? Always have lived in manhattan so I’m not sure what reasonable rent for one bedroom in BK is.
Has anyone done the 14 day quarantine on arrival into Aus or NZ? Any tips on staying sane through it?
Guys I am not getting fractal answers anywhere on internet . Can anyone help me please Fractal
Hey everyone! Wanted some advice - got an offer from a big ad agency for a Planning Manager role. Base salary is $90K (more than satisfactory, I have 2.5-3 years of total agency exp), but their PTO is severely lacking especially compared to my unlimited PTO benefit at my current job - they offered 10 actual PTO days, which are even prorated since it's mid-year. Assuming their PTO allowance is negotiable, any advice for how to handle the email follow-up to the written offer/how much to ask for?
Desi 🐠: Suggestions on whether I should invest in markets of India or US? To give some background- all my family is in India but I would like to stay in US long term if I can.
I already accepted an internship opportunity , and now I am given a better opportunity, with a better firm. How do I let the other firm know?
Had an amazing whisky tasting yesterday of the The Whisky Agency series (16 whiskies, 2 rums). Not as impressive as last year - but still some gems in there like a secret 47 year old Speyside, a 17 year old Irish and an amazing 21 year old Tomatin.
How do I get promoted to audit senior? Background - worked about a year and half at large regional firm and left before promotion as I got picked up at B4. Thought it would be better on resume, and I was getting worked to death to the point of multiple mental breakdowns. Was leading all my engagements, doing well. Get to B4, been little under a year and I’m still getting treated like a first year after getting on my perm engagement a couple months ago. Feel like I made a mistake switching.
12.6% weight loss from starting point 4 months ago. Yay. Even with cheats and falling off the wagon. 😋. Grateful for the knowledge from this bowl. And the regained confidence.