Exiting to Product manager role in Tech after ~6-8 months of interviews, long nights of prep! Thanks to all Fish for interview tips. 2020, here I come!

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I finally did it. I transitioned out of accounting. Started off at Big 4 tax. Transitioned to an Advisory role at a mid-size. In a few weeks, I'll be working as a product manager. Never give up!

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Currently in TC making 112k. Up for Manager this year but recently got an offer for a JUNIOR product manager role with 145k salary + 50k sign-on + RSU from pre-ipo startup. (Continue)

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Open req at capital one for Product Manager role, feel free to reach out if interested

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Would you move to another country for a FAANG product manager role? I would be leaving all my family and friends but wouldn’t have this opportunity in home country (and it would be a good experience)

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How to know if you’re not made for consulting? Dont see manager promotion happening as I hate people pleasing and talking. I am a huge introvert. A product manager role in tech might be better. Thots?

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Anyone know the culture at McDonald’s corporate and their new downtown office? Also do they pay well? Role would be a digital product manager

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Product Manager role or Strategy role at FAANG? Which would you accept and why?

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Got dinged after a job interview and was told by the recruiter verbatim that the reason is I wasn’t outgoing enough. This was for a product manager role, not sales or anything...cont.

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Need help fam do I take a Senior Manager role where I will run a pmo or a senior product manager role with no direct reports but my product is AWS. These are my exit ops both offering same comp.

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I have an exit opp for 15k more than what I make today, + 10k in RSUs/yr. I’m a Consultant, and exit opp is for a Product Manager position. Should I do it? Not sure if I’ll get a counter offer.

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What to wear for a google interview? F here, so far I have only been to interviews in dress/ blazer. Can you please help? Should I wear jeans, blouse blazer? Senior Product manager role.

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What does a product manager at a tech company do? I see folks posting about openings suggesting it's a good exit opportunity. But I don't know what they do..would it be like being responsible for

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Just got referred to a Product Manager role at McDonald’s. There was no minimum for YoE and I thought I fit the rest of their requirements, but I’m only 2.5 years out of school...what are the chances?

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Has anybody made a successful exit to a product manager role for tech without prior tech experience? Wondering about the potential options a 2nd year analyst.

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Second year manager with big 4 with top 10 mba and amazon offering L5 product manager role (have minimal direct product management experience) - should I push for L6?

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I’d like to become a Product Manager at FAANG one day, how helpful is Product Lifecycle exp towards that end? Or should I switch to a role that’s specifically Product Management? Thanks in advance!

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I have an interview with amazon coming up for principal product manager. What kind of questions can I expect on leadership principles and in general? Non tech role

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Would you leave SM role in Consulting and move to industry as a Product Manager? Why or why not?

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I finally did it. I transitioned out of accounting. Started off at Big 4 tax. Transitioned to an Advisory role at a mid-size. In a few weeks, I'll be working as a product manager. Never give up!

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Exiting to Product manager role in Tech after ~6-8 months of interviews, long nights of prep! Thanks to all Fish for interview tips. 2020, here I come!

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