*after client takes 2 weeks to send feedback* PM: “Oh, and can we get the revisions to all the creative by tomorrow?"
Worthwhile getting the AWS cloud practitioner cert? (Will there be a return financially in ease of finding job or higher salary)?
Seems like Denver firms have been on hiring holds (understandably so). Anyone have insight on when/if any firm will pick it up again? Was in third round of interviews when all this went down. Ugh.
To those who say status doesn’t matter.. try sitting in the last row on plane twice in a row.😒😩 still sky but stopped traveling and delta has forgotten about me. Argh
Whats the interview process for Manager look like at B4? Behavioral? Technical? Case study?
The requirements are unclear. The unclear requirement are always changing to other unclear requirements. Finally clear up the requirements, then the clients architecture doesn’t even align to what is needed. Project management fiasco at its absolute best.
Are ISPs going to raise home internet prices?
I feel like we are already in the start of a recession, but don’t have a lot of solid metrics to point to. Just general individual points for specific companies. Just me, or do you sense it too?
Advice on closing my SPG AMEX? Strictly use my CSR and want to cancel due to the $95 annual fee.
How prevalent is the use of amphetamines (Adderall, Vyvanse) and other stimulants (Cocaine) at MBB, Big 4, etc?
What would you choose between a VC-backed startup offer and MBB at post-mba level? PhD grad starting MBB soon. After a stint in VC, team wants to keep me to support a startup we’ve seeded. Equity stake valued ~1 year MBB comp (could go to zero or skyrocket) and salary ~2/3. Startup feels like a once in a lifetime opportunity, but also high risk. As a non business background I’m worried about missing out in professional development (and name brand) of MBB. Advice very much appreciated!
I have 2 on site interviews scheduled on the same day. Each one with 3 rounds. Any tips?
Why was the Precheck line at SEA insane today?!
Ladies and Gents, I’m an associate with 2.5 years of audit experience and a CPA. I’m currently making $62k and feel like I should be making much more. What is a realistic salary range to negotiate?
Is Mckinsey Digital Labs a well-respected consulting arm? How does it compare to Big 4, Accenture technology groups?
How do y’all cope with working in another time zone? Remote and supporting a project 3 hours behind me. Got calls late through the evening and find it hard to have a life outside of work.
is anyone even sponsoring H1B or processing green cards anymore? Especially interested in FAANG.
🐠: Are high-end designer clothing and footwear (think Gucci sneakers, Ferragamo drivers) an unnecessary, ostentatious display of wealth and vanity? Yes or No? Your age and gender?
Any Facebook PMs willing to chat? I'm preparing for my onsite, have two xfn interviews and can't find much online about those. Thanks!
Is it possible to work in tax while only working 40-45 hours per week? I like tax and learning about it, but I cannot keep up with the billable hours and constantly being in busy season.
Client: You know, I really just want to stick my finger in someone's ear. Consultants: I'll charge you $500 an hour for this service and our ear in finger solutions. Client: Sounds reasonable. I'll take 6 months. Consultants: *whine about fingers in their ears while having a smile on their face*
Does anyone know the difference between Nexus and Global Entry? Nexus is half the price, but it looks like it has all the benefits of Global Entry. Too good to be true?
To the KPMG user who keeps posting about billable rate and salary: This is a bad idea because other firms will use that information to undercut KPMG. CONTD
Would you switch from EY TAS to Deloitte S&O on a lateral? Recruitment says Deloitte S&O is more comparable to MBB so have a better brand despite same level...
TFM when your senior message you on a weekend to start setting up meetings going forward, knowing that you're off for a vacation soon 🤔
Currently in a draught, what's the longest period of time you've spent without securing a new client?
Just agreed with my sister to send $$ every month from now on to our parents to support their retirement. I know there is enough to be said and asked about side hustles but right now I should start looking at each options. The allowance to my parents won't create a big burden on me financially it's just an extra expense on my FIRE journey. I am proud to be able to support my parents who don't have retirement safety net provided by the government.
What’s your 401k asset allocation. Looking to understand if I should rebalance. Age 29, for reference
I just completed a writing test and am waiting on a 2nd interview. It’s been a week since I’ve heard from my recruiter about the interview. Will recruiters ever go back on their word?
History lesson for those wondering about China's posturing in recent times https://m.rediff.com/amp/news/column/nehrus-aksai-chin-blunder/20170203.htm?__twitter_impression=true
Any Guidehouse 🐠 could help explain the levels and salary structure? 6 YOE, no clearances but experience at both Deloitte and EY in public sector. How high could I negotiate salary for if expecting to come in at Manager at GH? Thank you!!
I work in m&a mostly doing PMI, divestiture work, and ODD. Any type of role I could move into FAANG at? Know Corp dev is usually for bankers or MBB folks
Have any home owners have done a remodel? I’m on a local project for once in 7 years and would love to get some projects done around the house.
What are reasonable expectations for compensation as the first strategy hire at a series A, Y-Combinator backed startup?
Kids - meritocracy at work. Just kidding. https://www.salon.com/2020/06/26/ivanka-trump-mocked-after-white-house-makes-her-the-face-of-its-skills-based-hiring-initiative_partner/
Calling all HR professionals at a Big 4, any thoughts on meditation spaces in the office? Is this being discussed at all?