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Which is better: Booz Allen commercial cyber or Accenture commercial cyber from a culture and benefits perspective?
Looking for a good executive backpack that will be able to hold 3 13-15 inch laptops for travel with some wiggle room left over for wallets/water bottles/ chargers. Suggestions?
Recently got laid off. Looking for some referral in Program Management, Engagement Lead roles... Experiencing weird behavior more than once now. Gone through 4/5 round of interviews, everyone providing positive feedback and then absolute silence for weeks...
Is there an issue with American Airlines right now? No one in the Charlotte airport can get a boarding pass in person or from the website
Some of these posts are ridiculous. They’re like just exited consulting to FAANG/Niche Startup with $150k base and $400k TC with 6 months of experience,you can do it too! Then they ghost or explain that they are a former SWE 😬 coming from MBB. Going to some super Niche role that people with crazy backgrounds are recruited for. Congrats, but not everyone has that background
TFW when you are dressed for an ugly sweater party and strut through the Westin lobby to stares #LikeABoss
Which CHI airport has the smoothest rental car process? New client in suburbs and deciding between ORD vs MDW
My roommate was fired from a boutique today, for “performance” (read: COVID) after 1.5 YOE. He is convinced that his career will never get back on track/recover (at 23). Is this true?
I really don't get Amazon's program manager structure. I thought program manager is L6 and sr. program manager is L7. However after my interview toda, I learned it is for a Sr. Program manager L6 role. Wtf. Not sure what to ask for base, sign on, RSUs. Please help
How formal are BCG offices? I am going there to do a case practice interview with PL I have known for years
Are any top consulting firms hiring for experienced analysts currently? I know ACN and some others are cyclical for resources 2-3 years out of college, but I’m looking to make a move sooner than fall
Just had an internal strategy interview. Interviewer, “I’ve never heard of Kearney / AT Kearney. What do they do?” Ex-Deloitte. My fish, are we not well known?
Deciding whether or not to take the GMAT before I graduate. What are the pros and cons of getting an MBA? Is it worth it or does it not make a huge difference in the long run?
I got laid off in April, and I’ve been doing ok, but starting to crack. Feel like I’m becoming super irrelevant and like my life isn’t moving forward. A lot of anxiety the last couple days, followed by exhaustion.
Consultants: Where do you put your money after rolling over a 401k? Do you put 100% in a single fund like VTI or target year fund? Also, anyone preparing for a recession?
When a project is taking longer because of client delays, what have you done to motivate them back on track so the agency isn’t burning hrs/money waiting on decisions? Looking for contract details, conversation motivators, money/percentage threats, recommend moving to hourly after a certain time etc. any advice welcome.
People who are working for EY, how often you are on bench ? Is there a preference when Patrice decide to lay-off ? Like will they think about your immigration status ?
Months have gone by since I got laid off. Unemployed. Getting rejected from every job that I apply to. No interviews. I hope that I will have my first interview soon and find a job soon.
Interviewing feels like gambling. Guessing if what I say this time will match what they want to hear or not. If my work is good, there’s a culture fit, and references check out. Why is that not enough
Woke up from an epic dream that I didn't get to finish... Game of Thrones characters were scattered throughout the MBB, Big 4, etc., and we were all trying to get the Iron Throne account... sigh...
If you were recently laid off or looking for a new position: we are hiring for two management consultant professionals with at least 5 years client facing experience. Please DM me if interested—thanks!
Interested in job opps and am older. I think my resume is alright , avoids the obvious mistakes at least. I apply to jobs but don’t get interviews. Does stating total experience hurt chances? Contd
Was paying 4700 in loans and rent. Moving from Manhattan to Queens and refinanced my private loans to 12-month no interest credit cards. Saving $1450 a month and starting a travel fund and 401k!
Left my firm due to travel burn out, loved my job otherwise. I don’t think new company is the right fit for me *right now*.. if I boomerang to old firm, could I boomerang BACK to new in a few years?
How do you plan to leave the firm? If I have an offer that wants me to start Dec 16, when would you put your two weeks in and when would you let current project know? Would they let me go early?
Is it common for MBB managers to leave for Big 4? Do they get a pay bump or title bump from doing so?
As an associate, it seems hard to max out a 401k, Roth, add towards and a savings, and still have money left over for life. What were your methods when making <100k/year (tech nyc market)
Has anyone tried online therapy/counseling? I’ve never done counseling in general but have always thought about it. With the pandemic, I’m not feeling the best so looking into online therapy. Would love to hear people’s’ experiences/thoughts! TIA :)