Who has more power? A flight attendant or the person who takes your gate check bag? Who gets the final word on whether a carry on can be put underneath a seat on a plane?
Ord terminal 2 security... what a cluster!
Accenture 🐠. I had my Accenture Final interview with MD today. She said I will hear next steps from HR in a few days. Does the the MD always extend offers if they want you?
Can Bama just not win for once? Already annoyed that they’re in the CFP without a conference win.
I just finished my third year as a business technology analyst in Deloitte’s Analytics and Cognitive Consulting. I’m only making $55k with no bonus. Should I leave? Do market adjustments happen?
Got scheduled for a random MD chat tomorrow. Wish me luck. My heart just sank, but I knew this might happen due to lower chargeability. Ironic since yesterday I dreamt I got laid off.
Up vote if you've ever thought about faking sickness on a Sunday night so you can WFH that week.
Trying to get into habit of reading. Have never read any books and would love some recommendations General interest include investment, trchnology, short stories with moral, entrepreneurship,business
Does it financially make sense to get your MBA through GSAP? I know the pay bump and bonus are substantial after you come back, but no salary for 2 years + living expenses sounds rough.
Any thoughts on Harvard Extension School? Considering taking a class in the evening for more personal development. Econ major, would prob do Gov't, Int Relations or Philosophy course(s)
Best consulting firms in South Carolina?
New Hires/College grads who were laid off from IBM GBS in Spring 2018. Where are you today? And how do you feel about IBM now? For context, back then, IBM overhired a significant amount of young professionals and let go a sizable chunk of them. They also almost postponed start dates for the class of 2018 by a year. As a result, IBM has been blacklisted by many universities from OCR.
Should I choose to go into an industry that is “perfect for my background” or into an industry that I am interested in? My background is healthcare/life science but interested in commercial banking. Compensation and job security are my top priorities.
LinkedIn keeps telling me Deloitte is a top employer for attracting and retaining talent. I wonder when the rankings will be updated to reflect the mismanagement of our layoffs... 😅
For people who lateraled to MBB from tier 2 places (think S&, OW, LEK, EYP, etc.) pre-MBA: was it worth it?
Advice on closing my SPG AMEX? Strictly use my CSR and want to cancel due to the $95 annual fee.
Does a masters degree help “increases” your YOE? It’s not an MBA, just an MS. I have 5 YOE + a masters. Could I apply for ~7 YOE roles?
Need some help folks: anyone recently interviewed with Google? if so can you guide me what to prep for SDI?
And the AG was fired because she didn't agree with the dictator. This is insane. Oh and she is a "traitor".
What happens when partners leave the firm (not retire)? Do they have to sell their shares back at book value or how does it work?
1. Is it true that McKinsey & Company has a 2 year ban? 2. If I am planning to matriculate into an MBA program this fall and got rejected by Mck this spring, does this mean I cannot recruit for their internship? 3. Would changing email address do anything?
Speaking of finding out consulting isnt for you...I had NO clue that getting staffed was so hard. I thought it was more about juggling relationships, not desperately searching for an open project
Trying to find interesting post and all I see is EYers cribbing about cut in phone bills and Platinum card benefits. Any recruiters here....go! Too many frustrated EYers today 😂😂
Haven’t updated my resume since college (internship opps). Now a rising senior in October & not quite sure how to properly update resume... thinking of new exit opps, but have a lot of impostor syndrome... so how do I lift myself in resumes?
NYC Council has now banned employers from asking how much you made in your previous job during interviews. Hopefully this should dissuade employers from taking advantage of talent.
Anyone here own a Garmin 6x Pro? Worth it? Have always worn mechanical watches, attempting to embrace the smart watch revolution. I enjoying running, biking, walking, once covid is over winning. Also considered the 945 too.
BTC, same as the stock market goes, dropped 40% in the covid crash last year in a few days. It is an excellent store of value, like a fireworks factory next to a volcano stores value.
What's the typical average age of becoming a Partner at MBBs, T2s, big 4 start houses (EYP, S&..) and rest of big 4s?
When I started working at 22 I started off with 15% of salary into traditional tax deferred 401k. I’m now 27 with 88k in my tax deferred account, and am thinking about converting it to a Roth account. I don’t know much, but is this advisable? Is it generally the case that is rather pay taxes now if I think I’ll be making more money later in my career, thus I’ll be taxed at a higher rate than compared to today? And when is the best time to convert? Sooner rather than later? When mrkts are frothy?
What will the finance industry be like when millennials hold senior positions? Really interested to see how the shift in culture will play out.
If you apply to MBB with some experience (1.5-2 years) and start at an entry level position, do you get paid the same as campus hires or more? If more, how much?
Anyone have an idea of the salary range for a VP PM type role at JPMorgan Chase? From my understanding, VP can be a pretty wide band. 9 YOE.
I have done Btech in CS and have 1 year experience as developer. I want to settle in Canada. Study Option 1 PG diploma in Project Management. 2 MBA Express Entry PR What should I choose and do??
Which one do you prefer? Total Pay is about the same ~ 200ish 1) Join MBB as Associate/Consultant 2) Join big tech as Program Manager (e.g. FB, Google, Paypal) 3) Customer Success in SaaS company (e.g. Salesforce, ServiceNow)
We want diversity for all creative work and a dynamic culture. But our clients demand we staff for specific multi cultural briefs. I hate having to approach diverse talent this way. Thoughts on how?
Looks like Lincoln project has a short clip for the aged folks in FL and AZ. https://youtu.be/mVPtLJ9qJDw
I currently work in industry and I have an offer with a 17% bump in base salary to work for a consulting firm as a senior associate. I’m worried about WLB and being worked to the bone. Is it really 60+ hour work weeks? Should I go for it? Really need to make a decision this week. TIA 🙏