Potentially unpopular opinion: I know Jake from State Farm was basically iconic, but I hate that they’re still using the exact same footage of the married couple but with a new end card and new State …
What does everyone think of the new State Farm ads with the delivery person thanking Jake for giving her the “Parker promo”? Not a fan, tbh.
DDB Chicago? Once proud agency. Loses McDonald’s (everyone knows We Are Unlimited was a shell for DDB), State Farm and Cap One in less than a year. WTF...
Any recommendations for best homeowner's insurance providers? I've heard horror stories of persons not being able to claim on big ticket items like roofs etc. from providers like State farm an…
Anyone have any intel on working at DDB on State Farm in Chicago? My understanding is DDB is struggling and has been going down over the years.
Bud Light Wasssup...Real men of Genius...State Farm Jake from State Farm...now Miller High Life Errol Morris. Is this all we can do these days is repurpose old campaigns?
I’m in convos with another agency and one of the accounts I’m being considered for is a direct conflict with my current role, like working on Allstate and moving to State Farm. Protocol here?
They replaced the jake from State Farm guy with a different jake and he still says he’s wearing khakis?! Why?! Why kill the OG?
Wow. DDB wins Army yet loses McDonald’s and State Farm in less than 90 days. Army is huge but State Farm was more than $600 million and McD’s was bigger than that. Who is running that place?
She might be getting a new ‘she shed’, but State Farm should be looking for a new agency. Wow, that is bad work.
Thank you to whoever decided that the Pizza Dlievery spot for State Farm really needed that gallon of ranch as a prop that is all. 🖤
Can I pay a State Farm auto loan with Plastiq to meet Minimum Spend on AmEx? Worried I won’t hit the 5k on regular spend.
What’s the word on the Marketing Arm (Chicago) now that they have won the State Farm account? Any creatives out there got the 411?
State Farm registered advisors - I’m curious how your investment platform works. My prospect, who has 1.3mm rolling into SF is telling me that he will pay 1.2% up front then nothing further.(cont...)
Does anyone else here get eye/headache pain from staring at a computer screen all day? I can’t be the only one
So excited to quit EY. This is a job you fool yourself into thinking is what you wanted to do but when you face the reality clearly it is not. I can’t wait to quit and do something actually meaningful
How do business schools look at an applicant applying from a Big 4 Delivery Centre (no travel - software engineering)? Are they considered to be part of the same pool as someone coming from a core consulting role from the same Big 4 firm?
People who would get miles reimbursed going to the client, are you on average saving more or less now that you’re wfh?
My ECD asked if I would be interested in switching teams. I said yes. But how do I revisit the convo to tell him I want a promotion on that team when I switch?
Skype’s instant messaging is pure trash and a tech company that’s been around for this long should have figured it out by now. Thanks for coming to my TED Talk.
Is Strategy& deals strategy the same as the M&A strategy team in London and is there much travel involved?
Leaving the firm for grad school in a month. Trying to get a severance package but recently got a new career counselor. Do I tell her I'm going to grad school in a month? Or keep my mouth shut until I
I understand why not all consultants/analysts/business folk need to know how to code for analysis, but why don’t more have a basic understanding of statistics?
If you are undecided, I strongly encourage you to watch or read this speech by Michael Bloomberg. http://www.vox.com/2016/7/27/12302828/michael-bloomberg-dnc-speech-transcript-2016-democratic-convention
How hard is it to boom back to Deloitte after exiting to industry? I’m a newly promoted manager, do I come back as a manger usually?
What skills/experience you have you DON'T tell people about? I'll start.....testing (boring), java (don't want to be branded as a coder), prod support (you know some project somewhere will need a warm body)
Does the wellness bonus refresh on Jan 1? I've got $350 left. Started in August, so I'm not sure if I should try to use it all by end of December.
I love my job but I honestly hate traveling. Very exhausting and kind of lonely in those hotel rooms. I'm only 24 is something wrong with me?
Has your firm done anything in terms of young lawyer / associate wellness, mentorship, mental health awareness etc. during these last few months? Wellness stipends, weekly check-ins, mental health days off, firm town halls anything? Curious to see how other firms are handling the issues associates face.
Interview upcoming w Strategy& in Financial Services for Sr Associate, any tips or advice? Thank you!
if i want to shift to mcc in 4-5 years, how does the chances look for a consultant with relevant masters (non-mba) from gtown
Anyone hiring analysts? Would need relocation but I can work on getting a tech visa. (I'm from the US)
MBB people, what's the typical exit level to industry for a Senior EM or new AP/Principal? Specifically interested in moving to tech or CPG
How are the Accenture Strategy case interviews? What’s the format? Sample questions? Difficulty level?
Anyone have knowledge or input regarding FTI Consulting’s MICO group? Or FTI consulting’s nyc office culture? Thanks!
How do you manage breakfast when they eat it in class? I feel like my classroom is such a mess before it is even 9 a.m.
I just want to make a LOT of money. I have to find a way to parlay this position into millions. Is it possible? Maybe transition into MBB consulting ..has that ever been done?