How is 7-Eleven ? Got a call from them today for Full Stack Dev interview. I am just familiar with the name but don't have any details about WLB , payment, job security etc. The JD was very good …
Dear Parents, despite your own desires, I am human. I am NOT a 7-eleven. Sincerely, A Teacher Doing Her Best.
Conversation with the front desk guy last night. Me: “How much is a bottle of Stella for?” Front desk: “Uhhh, expensive?? I wouldn’t buy beer from us. There’s a 7-Eleven a couple of blocks away”.
1st time on the bench in 3 years. Check out demand portal: "wtf is this shit?" No wonder everyone is unstaffed and getting the boot.
How much time (in hours) are you spending on take home case studies (per case study) from prospective employers?
Anyone given the Googlyness and Leadership interview? What kind of questions are asked?￼
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
International 🐠: Has anyone requiring visa sponsorship successfully navigated to another company in the US recently? How long did it take? I’m going on 2-3 years with minimal success...
How do I have the conversation with a Partner about writing a letter of rec for a PhD program? Will I put myself a risk of being laid off if I express interest in continuing my education?
That time you had to book a flight last min, get the middle seat in row 25... and then end up deplaning from the back 💯 May this travel week be equally blessed!
Is the CVA or ABV valued by big 4 at all?
I rolled off a project 3 months ago. They keep reaching out and asking me to help onboard new teammates to give them historical knowledge (it’s a long-term project). Do I have to keep doing this? Or does it get to a point where I can say I don’t have the time and there must be someone more recent who can help?
PSA: PwC has unfrozen comp and will be giving base comp adjustments effective on 01/01/2021. Advisory on cohort system will be trued up to their current cohort based on FY20 salary and all other groups will receive incremental salary adjustments from 1-5%. Now that’s a Christmas gift!
Does EY pay for the CFE exam and Review course?
Heard a rumor that PWC is cancelling their internship program but giving them full time offers. Can anyone confirm?
I was supposed to have a final partner interview at PWC today and there was a no call no show from the partner then I fold up with an email to the recruiter and haven't heard anything yet, has anyone ever faced anything similar? Thanks
Currently on parental leave. As a father I’m so dang thankful my firm has it and I can’t imagine how my immigrant parents manage to raise two kids without leave.
Any recommendations for easy to implement compliance related training - specifically looking for manager harassment training that satisfies California requirements. Thanks!!
About to wrap up a week+ vacation and instead of feeling well-rested and ready to work again, the thought of going back gives me so much dread. I’m not sure if I’m burnt out or depressed or just over where I work. Does anyone else feel like this? If I wasn’t saving for a down payment, I think I would want to take a leave of absence.
Moving to a new place and have space for a desk and office chair. Best recs for both? Wayfair would be great since I have a friend who has a corporate discount but open to other options
Interviewed for a job late 2018. Accepted another offer. A day later, the first job reached out and I told them. Lost job for going to HR over a verbally abusive boss. Is it weird to reach back out...
Any women in IBD who have gotten pregnant as a senior associate/early VP? Tips on who and when to share with different folks (HR, deal teams, ppl in group in general)?
Experienced Fishes who jumped from Big 4 or consulting to BCG/ Mck . Do you get proper raises and level or did you have to sacrifice for brand. How easy was it for you to assimilate?
I took a transformation lead role in industry a year go. However, my role is de facto program manager lead per internal job title. However, I wear multiple hats. I have a small team of project mgrs and oversea the deployment of transformation initiatives. I also manage the financials (cost savings) for the transformation and report that up to CFO. How do I position this experience for new opportunities? I know the stigma that comes with PMO roles so I’m worried about exit ops? Looking for advice
Thoughts on going back to school to get a masters degree? Is it worth the time and money in our industry? Currently looking into a Masters in Analytics or MBA.
Anyone have experience moving from agency to I’m-house or brand side? I was just let go from Edelman & it was my 2nd lay-off in 2 years and my 3rd agency. I’m worried if I look at another agency (if they’re even hiring) that I’ll get laid off again. I was an SAE. Any advice is welcome!
Anyone know how product managers are positioned at Apple? I haven’t heard too much about PMs there compared to at other FAANG. Is it “true” product management, agile, or more like project managers?
Worked hard, won business and asked for a raise - got 10%. Now closer to median salary for my YOE. But it’s not in effect until my first year anniversary which is 2-3 months away. Should I accept the raise or negotiate?
Advice for finding client-side creative opportunities? Especially where I could work remotely? I know how to find normal advertising jobs, but I think I need a little break from this ad scene/culture.
Openings in Infosys, Indore. DM if interested
I have an offer from KPMG, and I am in talks with collabera, they are offering about 35% hike which will be 100% hike from my current ctc, while KPMG offers 65% on my current ctc. KPMG is a research and stakeholders management role and collabera offers strategy role including working direct with VP. I know the company is pretty small when company to KPMg, should I proceed with the interview?
When you show up to client site and no one from your team or client team is there, how okay is it for me to wfh for rest of the day? No one tells analysts when they're taking PTO or wfh I guess 🤷♀️
Curious to hear thoughts and stories about growing within a firm when you’re in a niche area. I am in a specialty area which although unique will never be as large as many other practices. I enjoy what I do but I don’t see doing it for the rest of my career. How do you pivot into a “bigger” or different role? Would love to hear about your experiences.
Hey 🐟, I have about $400 leftover in a WFH stipend I got from my new company. I already have all the essentials (standing desk, keyboard, monitor, etc). Any suggestions on what I can use the remainder on?
From reading this app. I realize we have it really well at EY. Deloitte doing major layoffs, KMPG has to come in at the crack of dawn, PwC well the hours..
Can anyone explain CLEAR to me? I have Global Entry which includes PreCheck but was sent an email from United about CLEAR.