I’m a risk consulting intern at KPMG Dubai and i’m looking to join as a entry level consultant at OW, Kearney or Strategy&. I’ve applied to the MBBs. Any advice for case interviews? Also anyone willing to practice with me live? Twice a week will be great
I’m extremely anxious about an upcoming interview at a very small business transactional firm. I desperately need this to work out, but I’m not a stellar applicant. I had a gap between school and the bar due to a serious family emergency as well, and this would be my first time working at a firm as an associate. My resume and cover letter got me in the door, but now I need to sell myself right. I can’t get this wrong. My alma’s career services is not helping. Any advice is appreciated!
Does anyone have tips on how to prepare for interviews? I do fine on panels and personal interviews. But Every time I have an on camera interview about a project where I have practiced key points to hit- I tend to blank and get over whelmed.
Interviewing with Nickelodeon next week. Anybody worked for the NYC office before? What’s the vibe?
What kind of cases are given in visa consulting interviews ? Specifically for the VCA team?
Is it okay to specifically name past clients or names of businesses you worked with in a job interview ?
If anybody is impacted by the KPMG layoffs today let me know if you want to discuss new opportunities
Anyone ever worked for Randstad? I have an interview tomorrow for an account manager position for the IT market. Curious to hear all thoughts.
Hi Fishes, Few FAQs as they can help all. I am expecting some EPAMer will respond. 1) Does EPAM Anywhere reimburse internet charges additionally? 2) How tough are client interviews? 3) I heard first month you get full salary. How's that possible if a person will be on bench? 4)Do you get laptop from project client? 5)How true is relocation buzz? 6)Can you brief about appraisal/promotion assessment? What's the process? How tough is it? Thanks
Hi Team, I joined CGI on August, I am still in bench, I am afraid whether i get laid off. Its been more than 2 months i am still in bench. My manager and all they busy doing there work. I am still filling timesheet as inbetween assignments, Actually i am bit worried. Can you please give some insight whether i need to to stay in CGI or move from CGI. Please suggest.
I heard S&P Global recently fired so many people from Ahmedabad, Gujarat location. Is it true?
APOLOGIES FOR REQUESTING INTERVIEW TIPS FOR A DIFFERENT COMPANY IN THIS BOWL - I'm interviewing at Noom for a technical data analyst position. The role's function (According to the job description) serves as a link between data engineers and data scientists. Next week, the recruiter has arranged a one-hour coding round and a one-hour SQL round. Please share advice on how to prepare.
Not to be a debbie, but can anyone from the last recession tell me more about layoffs? When would you expect that to happen if things continue as is? And does what account you work on matter?
Has anyone gone from tax to fp&a? What did you have to do to get an interview? Did you need to learn any new skill? What level should I aim for if I’m a B4 1st yr senior?
So just interviewed for a Revenue Agent position supposed to receive initial offer within the next couple of weeks based on what the manager was saying. Part of me definitely likes the idea of a 40hr work week with no other crazy obligations/metrics or needing to do extracurricular stuff to get a bump in pay. The manager guy said generally they put you at a low step so pay obviously isn’t spectacular. Now entering my 3rd year as a SM is it worth taking a pay hit or would you try industry?
Currently, nothing exciting about my job at Big 4 so, would like to give myself 4-6 months before I give a shot at FAANG+M, any suggestions on what key skills I should focus on and tips for interview prep? Open to learn any new skill (hard or soft) that can improve my chance at faang. All suggestions that help me plan and execute this journey are welcome.
Recently laid off at a small gov contracting firm (non cyclical to this economy). My wife and I are expecting and thankfully live below our means. She has a great job too, thankfully…How should I maximize my severance and what should I ask for beyond cash? They offered 2 months of cash and my stock paid out. I was employed for 2 years. They at one point extended the potential of partnership and I’d like more, and they have the money. Should I ask for lump sum or spread it out?
Hello Fishes, Can anyone help me with below queries regarding GE DIGITAL?? 1. What is their notice period? 2. How is the appraisal cycle? 3. Is it a good company for a SDET?
Do b4 Firms pay for LinkedIn fees
Hey - question on travel. Any destinations that could work if I was meeting someone flying from the West Coast for an extended weekend (Thu/Fri wfhotel, so time zones matter). Looking for a destination with water (eg Austin) or the hills, but close to a big airport (need direct flights). Lots of parameters, but I’m sure people have planned trips with West Coast friends earlier and I would love some recommendations! Thank you.
Obviously hard to predict but how do people think the M&A market will look when restrictions begin to lift and we go back to something closer to our previous “normal”? Increased or decreased activity?
When I get to know Deloitte FADV background verification is complete? On Dstart countdown started already.
After finishing my PhD, I felt burned out so I spent 2 years unemployed, living with my family. Now every interviewer asks what I did during that period and I honestly don't have a good answer. What would you say?
Do you have a long term plan for your career? How'd you figure out where you want to be 20 years from now? Been reading and observing, and wow does it help to have an idea of what you want in 5, 10, 20 years... (no matter how ephemeral those later goals may be)
x-KPMG (10 years) impacted by the recent RIF. Looking for some insights on which companies (beyond Guidehouse and ZS) are hiring in the intersection of IT strategy + Healthcare. Looking to find and land on something quick before thanksgiving due to visa situation and continuity in stay. Any help/leads will be greatly appreciated and timely.
Looking for a job in Salesforce domain as a salesforce developer. Have good knowledge and hands-on experience on Salesforce Administration, Apex & Triggers, Async Apex, Visualforce, basic working knowledge on AURA Lighting Framework… IT experience: 3+ years. Current profile :FileNet Admin Please refer or let me know about any opportunities available….
How is your firm’s bonus policy structured? Set amounts based on year of call and hours? Discretionary? Who the hell knows? What bonus?
I have 2 years of experience in java support and development I got 3 offers 1. From temenos - - 7.44lakh 2. Tech Mahindra - - 7 lakh 3. Hcl - 8 lakh Designation is software engineer which is better in terms of growth
Hey fellow PMs just an FYI. There is a FinTech bowl waiting your TLC. Hope your roadmaps are on budget for Q3 https://joinfishbowl.com/bowl_qkne7c
Booked flights on delta but forgot to join the miles program - is it too late to capture those point?
How does your agency handle resourcing when people are on maternity/paternity leave? Are they back filled with freelancers? Do their teams just cover for their work?
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