Any one here in a FIG group? Had a phone screen recently and want to best prepare myself for a possible superday. If you were in my position what would you focus on? Thanks!
Anyone here on the FIRE track? Are you reassessing your plans? I thought I was 5 years away from my exit date, not sure if my investments will rebound by then or if I need to adjust
Would it look bad to pursue an internal role right now? A position I want opened up but with economic uncertainty I dont know. Should I take my chance and wait to see if it’s open when its all over?
Is it a good time to start looking for jobs now? Are hiring freezes starting to lift and do you think they will go back into effect if they have been lifted?
How does career opportunities look after COVID19? Starting to feel trapped by the current environment & wondering how I'll be able to post out while feeling secured in a new role. Thoughts?
Currently a MS finance student. Recently secured a year long internship with the Federal Reserve researching commercial banking conditions. The role is tech heavy (python, R, Sql etc ) What kind of roles can I look into in the event there’s isn’t a return offer? Thanks
Feeling super low. Went through final rounds at 2 companies. The hiring teams sent multiple notes saying they are very impressed only to be told later that the job position is on hold. Back to square1
Hey guys. Do 1 Month Full-Time Internships in Finance/ Banking (~ Risk/ Valuation/ Capital Markets/ M&A) exist? Does anyone coincidentally know of an available position for January 2021 (from whereever in the world)
I am looking. To accept a position out of state within my company. The position is posted and I am very likely to get the job .it would be an internal transfer. The recruiting HR told me that me that I am the top candidate but I shouldn’t expect relocation package . They would just give little something to help with the move. Should I push to get the relocation package or just be happy with what they give me.
Is anyone hiring investment banking analysts in the LA area? Want to get out ASAP. Looking for companies in consumer or tech.
Anyone else get really nervous for interviews? How do you deal with it? I know I’m qualified for the role. I feel confident I’d do well if given an offer. Just scared that I might fudge the interview.
IBD to Strategic Finance in a tech firm; any possible plays? Any insight in to VCs vs PEs (in tech) and/or should I just sit tight till exit?
Am I learning things too fast or I’m just not given important (aka challenging) work? I always get bored after three month at a new position...
Hi - can someone who is in structuring give insight to how it is there, and your role and potential for growth ? I’m considering going into an equity deriv structuring quant/strat role
Private equity investors are interested only in your exit strategy—is one that ignores some basic realities about investing.
Has anyone considered financial services advisory at the big 4 coming from a controllers role at the bulge brackets? Heard pay is closer to 6 figures if not over it. Pros and cons?
So for those thinking of doing CFA, big tip. Start trying to get into your desired role after you pass level 1 and 2. Don’t wait to be a full charter to pivot. Level 1 and 2 are like recruiting cycles
When’s the best time to really consider making a switch to another company or a new internal role? Been really considering S&T or Research but can’t tell if it’s too early to network with others in those fields within and outside my company. Been at a BB for 1 year, from a non-target.
Do people in finance get white hair sooner than in other industries? I'm just 27 and already getting strands of white hair which started after I joined a high stress role. Any advice?
Currently work in supply chain at Applied Materials, but I'm looking to transition within the next year to a role in finance. I'm split between treasury and FP&A, any advice? 5 YOE in finance pre MBA
I communicate well enough to be proficient in my role, but I’d like to improve my written and verbal communication skills. Does anyone have ways to improve communication skills?
Advice on moving into an analyst role? Registered for CFA level 1 and taking excel courses. Anything else I can do to make myself more marketable?
Is it possible to exit to a fully remote position? Want to travel the world a work remotely for a couple years
How long after graduating college did you find your “career?” Not just the first job you got (although it could be), but the position where you felt like “this is my path.”
Trying to find a new S&T role on the sales side, when do people think new jobs will start opening up,? New sales roles have been sporadic this summer. Was hoping things would start to pop up more in august/sept but seems like TBD
Anyone know how difficult it would be to move from corp. finance to a real estate development role? Considering an MSRED but I dont know how limiting my background will be.
I have experience on the trading side as well as the exchange side of equities. I want to move back to a big bank into a leadership role in equities trading. Is CFA or MBA better for this? Looking at people occupying the roles now, I’m seeing more MBAs, what are people’s thoughts?
When interviewing for new role what matters to you most? What questions / answers help you see the “full picture”?
What are your opinions of landing a market facing role in London coming from a MO role in continental Europe? Likely to happen? Maybe a part-time masters there? Thinking of giving it a try next year.
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How hard is it to get a position in REPE after a few years in CRE development? What about the other way around?
SC asked to play up a role and manage a project and initial reaction is to freak out. Will it all be ok?
Hypothetical question: I you were to accept a job, then a better one comes along, would it be bad to switch? I’m in no position to even make that choice. I’m just curious
Interview questions: it’s been a LONG time since I interviewed for a role. What’s a great question to ask the interviewer (besides the usual job specs and details)? I never know what to say...
I moved from consulting to industry - and 2 months in, I hate it. I have severe paralyzing anxiety, am in a stretch role but have limited access to my manager (executive level) and little direction...
As far as exit opportunities, is there really that big of a salary change from 1 year of senior exp to 2 years?
How is Account General Manager role at DXC? From roles, responsibilities and remuneration standpoint.
Is there a role at places with in house creative for account managers (spotify, starbucks, etc)? or just a traditional brand manager role?
As a manager, what level role would you take at different types of firms ? Just got a director offer at a $200-300M PE portfolio company, but feel like that’s not senior enough.
Has anyone gotten laid off from one big4 and gone to another big4 and stayed there for several years to manager, senior manager position?
Hey fellow 🐠, looking to move into an Training/Learning and Dev role. Have 13 yoe in supply chain. Have done extensive training related work. Appreciate any help in pointing me in the right direction.
Is a senior accountant really a dead end exit role? I feel like im learning very little in auditing:
Just broke my lease and moving back home with the pops. I want to continue to build my cash position before the wave hits us and be in a position where we can help each other in the event of a downtur
Thoughts on moving into an internal pmo/consulting role with a financial co. Close to same pay but demotion in work
What would you all consider the top 5 exit opps coming out of consulting (company names, feel free to bifurcate by industry then list companies)?
About to join a year long full Workday implementation. Is Workday still hot enough to warrant joining? It’s a manager level role, just want to be sure it’s a good career move and will provide exit ops
Does anyone know which big 4 is the most diverse? I’m in the LA office and there isn’t much diversity in my group despite the fact that the city is pretty diverse.
Need some advice: I am stuck in a house (not a big house) with my boyfriend and his mom. I am going nuts. Like I cannot deal with it anymore and it’s impacting my mental health. I am starting to get..
Interviewing for a temp to perm position. What gives? Am i doing myself a disservice? It’s a huge brand, but I’d be leaving benefits and all behind. Are temp to perm usually genuine?
Used to work as an AE at Yelp. Got laid off. What do you think the areas of opportunity are right now in the world of sales? Still a good time to be in tech?
What df is Dagolonoa Cafe? Why is everyone making it? Does it contain cure for Corona Virus? If so, does it contain Hydrochloric Oxoquinine?
Hi Guys, Any tips on to transfer from the Middle East office to a US office (family is shifting there), given that there is not a formal transfer pathway? 2. Anyway to connect with top consulting firms (tier 1 and tier 2) in the US office ? I am currently at a Boutique firm. The issue is my university is recognized by some top firms in the Middle East firms but not so much globally TIA
What would be the average salary for a second year senior tax associate in the southeast in a middle market firm as compared to B4?
What’s should I expect to receive as a raise from S1 to S2? Firm is supposedly having a pretty good year
Glad not part of D and the toxic culture anymore. High performer laid off 60 days ago for no reason of mine and ready for next opportunity. Good luck everyone at D
Currently going through a background check at a client, but charges got dismissed and are about to get it expunged. How should I proceed? Should I let them know about the arrest?
What’s Ross’s stereotype? Is it possible to get into MBB or FAANG post graduation? What is the student body like? Is it reputable?
Project gets suspended midway and you get to come home on Wednesday instead of Thursday. Not sure if I should be happy or sad about it. 🤔
What are Deloitte’s PMO Cyber jobs like? Really interested in project management but I’m non-technical
For a Roth 401k, is the annual limit imposed on the pre tax contribution or the post tax contribution?
How did your agency handle layoffs? All-agency meeting before they started? After they ended? Both? Kinda sorta trying to predict if I’m losing my job tomorrow.