Is it pretty easy to jump from a Corporate Banking Associate position at a bulge bracket to an Investment Banking Associate position at a good firm?
Industry hands out amazing job titles while consulting has basic titles for different milestones. I feel like it's hurting us when we look for exit strategies.
About to start a new role in marketing and customer analytics and would like to prepare. Any helpful books? Anyone know how to access case studies from Business schools?
Hey freelancers! What would your rate be in a senior designer contract role at a /big/ tech company? Hourly/ day rate?
Offered a role to start in 2 weeks. I have a vacation planned out for a large family event last week of July. Do I tell them the first day I start or now? I don’t want the start date to push as it’s doubling my comp and the benefits are better
How much Deloitte USI will offer for SAP Senior consultant role having total 10 years of experience
Accenture folks: thoughts on CD&O vs C&M, I've been C&M but there's talks about whether I should switch based on my current role. I don't want to
I want to exit to a GM or Senior ops director role. Currently 3 yrs in consulting, 10 yrs in ops at well-known manuf. firm, CPIM, CSCP, T20 MBA, Ind Eng undergrad. Anyone have recs on how to prepare?
What would make you take a chance on someone for a role? I have a strong reputation within my network, but I'm trying to get staffed in an area outside it. (From SAP to digital native technologies)
Have 2.5 yoe and see a role that is 3-5 yoe. It’s more of a manager ish role. Can I push for this? Have an inside scoop at the firm so can help get the resume across
Is it normal to approach random people / recruiters on LinkedIn and ask them for a referral for a position at their company? How do I go about getting referrals for jobs that I want?
Ladies! I’m putting my notice in today. Moving from an EM role to a consultant . I’m kinda nervous but extremely excited for the changes coming my way. Please send positive vibes my way 💜
Anyone have contacts who went from Consulting to Middle Market Private Equity in an Ops / Transition role say 10-15 years post undergrad? Would like advice on how to make a jump.
Anyone know anything about Orix USA? Got approached for an internal data consulting role.
Should I leave current PA firm with potential for making partner in 3-5 years for an industry role that will be a 30%+ increase in pay? Industry opportunity has plenty of growth potential as well.
Better to exit to FAANG BizOps or a Product Manager role at a startup? Which will be better a few years down the road?
I have 10+ years of SaaS sales experience and thinking about a pivot to a partner/alliance/channel role. I've worked at large tech and startups but always in a direct selling role. In most of my roles, I've worked alongside and helped enabling partners on product, sales process, negotiation etc. Any tips for how to make this transition as far as positioning experience/skills in hiring process and roles to look for?
I work on the brand side now and want to apply for a role at a direct competitor... anything I should watch out for?
Any word on whether clerkship hiring in the NY metro area will pick up in the new year? Any insight appreciated!
Is a MBA even worth it in today’s job landscape? Would a masters of finance or data science (hard skills) mean a lot more than just learning “business” especially coming from consulting work experience? Thoughts?
How many of my fellow black women (or other women with coilier hair textures) find that video calls are a new struggle in this era of wfh? Now that I’m at home so much I no longer straighten my hair and pretty much just let it do what it wants (most I look like I have an Afro) and every time I realize I have an upcoming zoom call I’m left scrambling trying to figure what to do with my hair so it looks “appropriate”. Am I alone? And if not, what are some ways y’all are dealing with this?
Anyone else feel like you can’t put your phone down for a minute? Got an email about a potential freelance gig. Took 2 hours to read, wrote back and position was filled. 🙄
Hey does anyone know how the principle level at Google & Amazon compares to Big 4 titles?
Does Deloitte care where you are based out of? Trying to figure out if I can stay in current city (major US city) and work in S&O (considering most travel M-Th to go to client site anyways).
Mass Mutual: how’s comp? Culture?Thoughts?
Anyone come through LGA terminal B in the last few minutes? How long is the line/wait for a yellow cab?
Interviewed with EY New York last week. Did 2 video interviews and the last one was a phone interview. Is that common? Also how long does it take before I hear back?
Anyone got a better rate of return than me on their 401k this year? I am sitting at a 17% gain for the year.
Been on the bench for nearly 3 weeks. 2 week notice gets submitted Friday. Kind of hoping I get laid off before then so I can bank the severance. #lifegoals
don't forget to add an exclamation point in there somewhere so you seem nonchalant and friendly too!!
Having 5 interviews lined up and likely to secure 1 offer next week, but that one is not my ideal choice. But I really don't want to stay in Deloitte anymore. In case I have an offer next week, can I push the offer acceptance date and expedite the remaining interviews as much as I can? When should I quit Deloitte? As soon as the 1st offer is received?
How much do you think is an acceptable percentage of your salary to spend on rent? I hear 30% of gross salary but that equals 54% of my take home salary when you factor in 401k, ESPP, healthcare, dental, FSA etc. What are your thoughts?
I'm a young Associate, im in charge of assembling the budget and invoicing the client for expenses etc. I'm so nervous I'll make a mistake and mis quote something...I already triple check but still
23 years old in NYC - does it make sense to contribute to Roth 401k over a traditional 401k given the high tax rates in NYC?
In my previous work experience I had a gap after getting laid off. I held various temp roles. How would include this on resume or LinkedIn?
Any intel on Williams Mullen in Richmond, Virginia? I'm curious about the firms reputation and culture.
Is there any benefit in moving your 401k every time you switch employers? Or is it OK to leave where it is