Has anyone exited to a FAANG equivalent (uber, airbnb, Tencent) from Big4, then further exited into MBB? Interested in seeing if it’s a possibility
During the past recession, did MBB lay-off folks outside of performance? I assume up or out maintains turnover?
Does the “best” MBB (culture, projects, reputation with clients, etc) vary by city? Curious about tier 1 cities in the US
All else equal, what would you take: Manager at LEK/OW/ATK or (post-MBA) Consultant at MBB? Is the brand really worth forgoing managing teams and the increased control over your life? Very conflicted!
Folks who moved from MBB to a top-tier tech firm (E.g. FAANG): how does the talent compare between the two?
I know some PE funds recruit from MBB for their PE Ops groups. Do MBB recruit external hires from PE Ops groups? How are PE Ops folks seen compres to T2 consultants?
Hi MBB fish, how feasible is it to transfer to an international office once you are part of the firm? If my interest is to end up in a Spanish speaking country, would it be better to join in a US...
How are exit opportunities for non MBB consultants? Is it worth going into consulting if it isn’t at one of the top firms?
What if you’re already at an MBB and want to get in Fuqua EMBA. Profile: Asian, 6 + years of MBB experience, 2.8 GPA from a tough Engineering school and I am hoping to get a test wavier. What are the chances I get in?
A colleague that worked with reached out with an opportunity. This colleague is hands down the most talented person I worked with while at MBB. He left to found a start up that is now 2 year old. Seems solid but I don't have any insight. He referred me to a VC about the an offer to run a regional office at a portfolio company. This is roughly a 2 step promotion for me. There is a risk/reward trade off I need to assess below.
Tech consultants ...where does the most career growth seem to exist, in terms of professional growth and exposure to many technologies ? Industry (tech) or Big4/MBB? Pls explain reasoning
Looking to join MBB after graduation so not taking advantage of my firm’s sponsorship. Does any of MBB pay for the 2nd year tuition if I return as full-time after interning there during the summer?
Any recommendations on getting a resume review for MBB? So far, I’ve used victor cheng’s cover letter materials which seemed pretty decent.
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
Acn people: how do you receive your signing bonus? Is it half in first check, half 6 months later?
LGA Terminal C has automated security bins now? I usually fly out of D, and this backed up the line so much!
Selling 2 AA SWUs - travel has to be before 1/31. Short notice I know but if you're interested drop a burner
Want to unlock my carrier locked phone to travel across Asia. Any cell phone unlocking websites you recommend?
Compensation email received yesterday indicated that if you were hired after August 27, 2018, that you would not receive a compensation statement. Does that mean we won’t be receiving a raise?
Hello audit world, As a student, I'm interviewing for internships next semester. I've snagged some one-on-one's with professionals in various positions coming up soon. How should I engage with them?
Has anyone signed an offer letter and later rejected because you got a better offer elsewhere? I received an offer from B4 and have to provide my response by tomorrow. I’m still waiting to see if I will receive an offer from a smaller firm, because that’s where I actually want to work after learning about the project and meeting the team. Also the salary we spoke about is about $20k more than what B4 offered.
Are you all painfully honest in your exit interviews, or do you not bother because they’ll never improve?
dear diary, today I had my first campaign idea that everyone loved! I can’t wait to watch it all come together! xoxo, willfully optimistic junior choosing to ignore that the client will tear it apart🆘
Currently work as a credit analyst at a mutual fund, really want to switch to equity research. I haven’t had good luck getting interviews. I am taking the 3rd level of the CFA in May, hoping to pass then. Will finishing the CFA help me get more interview opportunities? Would be great to hear from charterholders or any others !
When people say industry is better...why do people still stay in consulting? If I’m interested in healthcare analytics what are some good industry companies in Northern Virginia? Consultant with 2 YOE.
Ok folks, who wants to cry with me? I think we should have cry only zoom call where we cry our effing heart out. Feel me?