I’ve been approached for an interview at Wavestone. Any Wavestoners, can provide any insight or thoughts on the firm? For context this will be in the U.S.
FYI, I suck with money. Fortunately I've been able to save a bit recently. Where to put my money to work? I suck at investing but heard about some high interest credit unions? Any specific advice?
What diversity and inclusion initiatives/programs have been the most effective at your firm?
Enough with the politics and racist shit, lets ask the real questions. What's everyone's bench, dead lift, back squat totals?
Do the breadth of exit opportunities in industry start to diminish after reaching manager at big four? I have this preconception that leaving as a manager will be harder than as a senior but no idea if true or not.
The points guy always gave me the creeps
Do you go to bars alone? Not the hotel bar where you drink/work, an actual bar where you have college kids partying it up
The only thing that makes transcontinental red-eyes bearable is Delta One...LAX-JFK with Westin pillows 🤠😴
MBB 🐠 - For those who are actively seeking, why are you doing so? Is the MBB hype really worth it? Several from my UG have stuck around at BCG so I am curious to see what makes people stay vs leave.
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?
Question! My client wants me to pull together an analysis on a competitor. I am thinking I might book a call with the competitors sales team and pose as a consultant working with a confidential client who wants their product in order to get more insights about how they operate. I know this isn’t illegal and I am not signing a NDA - is there a reason i shouldn’t do this?
Should be getting a raise by the end of this month, I am definitely being underpaid, do I bring this up before or after I find out how much my raise is?
I'm looking to pivot from consulting into tech. I've gotten lots of interesting from tech companies on the ops side but am much more interested in product management. Any advice on books or courses to help make the transition? I'm struggling to land PM interviews at companies that aren't tiny startups :(
Hi everyone. I’m looking for new work actually. Currently working but I’m looking for more opportunities as my current role is a contract one. My experience lies within data science, data analysis, public health analysis, consulting, financial reporting, analysis & planning and project management. I’d appreciate if anyone could connect with me or help me out 🙂
Any thoughts on the best certifications to get in order to help move forward? I have considered the CCP from World at Work, but it’s fairly pricey to get by the time you wrap up everything. I was looking at both SHRM-CP and SPHR. Everyone that I have spoken to has the SHRM, but that’s also only looking at individuals in a small geographic footprint and within 3-4 different companies. I was hoping to get some thoughts on this from others? Thanks
Delta Platinum today ✨🌟
So as manager how do you deal when half your team is on bench and can’t find any other opportunities. Do you just go with flow and watch them go?
What is your avg screen time? I’m using at 7-8 hours each day which seems insane but maybe it’s because I use my phone for all the zoom calls?
Help with a Google Cloud offer: Tenured Engagement Manager received an L5 offer for Product Strategy and Ops - still awaiting comp details. Need inputs calibrating whether it’s a good offer since couple of colleagues with similar profiles recently joined as L6 in the same role. No urgency to leave so happy to wait it out for 6-12 months to get a better offer. YoE: 10 yrs
Hi i have three offers in hand please help me in pick one 1.csg 10.5 LPA fixed pay 2. NTT 12 LPA fixed pay 3. Accenture ( 9 fixed and 1.8 LPA variable) Yoe : 5 years Help me in pick one based on below things 1. WLB 2. YEARLY HIKE 3. OTHER BENEFITS 4. NOTICE PERIOD thanks in Advance
Can anyone tell me about Deloitte’s DCE departmental culture? I am interviewing with them so any insight is appreciate...
First time switching into a new role into an established team at the company I accepted an offer from. A bit nervous on getting up to speed. Any advice?
How much compensation I can expect/ask at Deloitte for technical specialist (.Net Azure) role. My TOE is 9. My current CTC is 19 LPA
What is a Seigfried experienced manager salary in the DMV area? I know they have a nice bonus structure so any sort of breakdown would be helpful
I feel like my firm has pigeonholed me hard into a practice area I really can’t stand, and I’m really not sure what to do to get out/get experience in other practice areas I think I have interest in. Please help??
How does Stax consulting compare to Big 4 M&A strategy diligence and value creation groups? Regarding work, reputation, etc
Real talk 2: if you decide to have children, it’s entirely possible you will not like the child at first (or at various points). It’s a huge decision, and having complex feelings about the matter is completely valid
Proposal touch point near EOD. I will be PTO tomorrow and unavailable most of the evening. Does it make sense to still attend or should I just decline the invite? I’m kind of nervous saying that I’ll be unavailable for action items. First proposal so sorry for the newb question.
I currently am trying to take two days off, got a mediation statement from OC, naturally I had to read it, and then I emailed the partner offering to do any follow up on the statement tomorrow. Lawyers trying to take time off… what a joke. anyone else have this problem?? Amazingly partner replied enjoy your time off and we’ll circle around Wednesday
Required Education. Almost all jobs nowadays requires a bachelor’s degree (rarely substitute by experience). If an applicant has all the job requirements, but lacks the education, are they automatically disqualified or filtered out? How flexible is HR with education if it is a requirement?
I swear to god the maids at the Westin intentionally point that little handheld shower apparatus straight at you so when you turn on the shower...
Anybody did the apics certification in logistics ? I have the choose between the cslp and cscp but not sure which one I should be doing
Currently pursuing a MBA, and am deciding which focus areas to take. I am trying to pivot from UX design to product in tech. Ideal sector: FinTech Current sector: Mobile Gaming Related sectors: Entertainment, Edutainment, e-Commerce, Social Aiming at head of product or head of design as long term goal. If only 2 focuses, would you pick Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Innovation, or Global Challenges in Business? Advice appreciated!
How are Business/functional analysts utilized at your company? Or do you have product owners (scrum) or product managers instead?