Applied for a consulting role at Wavestone in NYC. I was wondering if anyone could provide more detail on their recruiting process
Anyone know anything about the type of clients and/or culture at wavestone? Hard to find details on the internet on them
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.
How do y'all book vacation plans before knowing where you'll be that week? Want to book July 4th tickets but don't want to if I can flex for free/have to fly direct from client
How do I negotiate salary when you don’t have a job? I’m literally the mercy of a the new employer.
Debating whether to go into the office or sleep another hour and work from home. Damn you Sunday Funday!!
Those working in consulting - would you class yourself more of a doer, thinker, or connector? Generalist vs specialist in nature? How does your nature hinder or support your role/career...
Anyone else notice that credit cards are dropping their benefits? Rental car insurance, travel insurance, extended warranty, etc.
How does Deloitte’s 401k & pension compare to a 4% 401k match that vests immediately? Comparing offers and trying to determine how much worse off I’ll be at Deloitte
EY 🐠 - looking for advisory manager benchmarks. Lateral competitor hire, specialist experience, currently at $165k base,30% bonus, + $12,250 401k. Is $190-205k base for manager realistic at EY?
All my MBB friends are the same... Prep School, Ivy League, and on their way to an MBA 😝
I'm a United person but got a fast track for platinum on delta so I was thinking of switching. Anyone have some pros and cons of united vs delta?
How hard is it to get a salary of 150K from 100K? I started around 60K in HCOL and found offers around 80-110K within in 1-3 of experience. How long would it take on average to achieve a jump from 100K to 150K? Anyone have first or second hand experience?
Life lessons: Do not correct a fool; he will hate you. Correct a wise man, he will appreciate you!
So this might be a better place to post this and ask this question: Uncle D has announced explicitly that most people won’t get a pay raise & bonus this year except for those promoted and high performers. Amid this crisis, are companies including other big 3, MBB, FAANG, boutique consulting firms still giving high raises and issue stocks? Can you share the impact from your firm?
Denver Suit Supply marketing getting aggressive... Director: “So, Cassandra, here’s the scene: your audience are Madmen cosplayers. They haven’t seen the inside of an office in over a year. Remind them how good they think they look in a suit. Help them forget that they are very doughy and haven’t worn pants in months.” Model: “Ok, so, like, look at Chad as if I’m in a desert and he is an oasis?” Director: “No, let’s just cut to the chase: lick his neck” Model: “Wait, what?”
Ever had this happen to you on a webex? https://www.facebook.com/bbcradio1/videos/10156026851374968/ 😄
Do you guys think cyber is somewhat relatively safer from more layoffs given there revenues vs other advisory groups?
Company review season is coming up. I’m a first time middle manager. So my focus is (highest to lowest priority) 1) delegation & coaching; 2) internal processes & ops (team enablement); 3) code review/feedback; and 4) ad hoc partnerships/support for my team and other teams. As an IC, I had a lot of peers, stakeholders and projects where I worked in depth, but now, my scope is broader and I worry that it’s harder to get quality 360 feedback and it’ll hurt my reviews. Any suggestions ppl have?
Potential pregnancy discrimination question for the group. Spouse’ contract does not mention mat leave benefits or time off. Any suggestions on how to find out this info (eg legal implications) and...
For those of you who were once summer interns, what would have been the ideal intern closing event?
Guidehouse folks! What perks do you have, i.e. coffee and meals expensed, Uber/Lyfts expensed, flexible/remote work?
Just had a SM call and ask to move over 2 weeks of billable work to a PRD code because the project is over budget. Just checked and this will put me just at 89% utilization for year end (cont.)
Anyone at PwC in an internal role? What are benefits and flexibility like? Able to work from home?
Looking for quality standing desk thingies to put on top of my existing desk. Any recommendations on the best models for use with an external monitor? Budget <$100
Can folks from other firms explain how your firm tracks (or doesn't) utilization? Deloitte's system is really broken and I want to learn about other systems out there in the market.
Does anyone teach CISSP training classes?
When you request to be staffed on a project with high travel requirements because you're only 1500miles short of platinum for the year.
If you had a 33% chance of making MD as an SM with 18 months left to make your story, would you take an offer at a tech company with equal base pay, somewhat better bonus, and $750k of RSUs?
Should I take up a position at a startup? It’s similar to what I’m doing but probably more visibility without the long hours and stress. Or should I wait to get a similar job at a big company?
Has anyone heard of regional or mid size firms hiring seniors(from big4 or regional) as managers ? (Given they have 4 to 6 years) would love to hear perspective for both audit and tax.
Anyone else loving Zoom meetings for no other reason than working through your B-list makeup? Right now I’m working through lipstick that doesn’t wear well but is good enough for a 60 minute virtual call. I finally have a purpose for this stuff and it won’t go to waste! Lol
Folks, can a person work for a Canadian firm (has a Canadian PR) while based out of the US and on a H4 visa? I read conflicting things online and hence my question.
What Fed contractor has the best 401k match? I know I’ll never make partner so trying to save as much as possible $$$
@Amazon: senior technical program manager, what can I expect for the compensation package (base range, equity, annual bonus, signing bonus, etc.)?
Is 82.5K a good salary for new grad in nyc in industry? With everyone in strategy consulting and ib I feel like I am “behind”.
Does anybody have a good generic business plan or executive summary template? Helping a family friend put one together for their small healthcare business outlining what they do, how many patients, etc Struggling to think of a good format or layout when not using firm specific decks. Thanks!
Any chance of MBB/LEK laterals in today’s climate? Currently work for a boutique in m&a consulting (ODD, IT DD, post close value creation)