What kind of attire (bus prof, bus casual, casual, etc.) do you wear to an interview where the company is 100% casual dress?
Any tips on how best to interview prep for industry strategy roles other than reading through company 10-K and S-1?
Just got a last minute schedule for an interview and not only am I interviewing with more than the one person they told me, there’s also a case study. Told today for tomorrow. Should I reschedule?
Thoughts on Tata Consultancy Services? OCM practice? Would you go from big four to TCS? A friend got an interview .
EY I interviewed at your firm a year ago, and was rejected without much specific feedback. It felt like the Partner was actually trying to elicit information about my previous firm. I really like EY
Anyone interview with Stackline or know people working there? Tech looks cool but reviews on Glassdoor are fairly polarizing
Trying to move to a new position. Been applying on LinkedIn but my resume gets lost in the black hole. Spoken to recruiters but no results Anyone have suggestions or exec search recommendations?
What’s it like working for consulting 80% travel? Was contacted by EY not sure if it’s worth interviewing for?
Wearing my hair in an Afro to a video interview. My hair curls tightly so it will be medium sized. Not willing to wear a wig or straighten my hair. I will have on lipstick earrings nice jacket. But if my Afro is an issue, me being Black is likely to be an issue too. Agree?
Hello social fish! 👋 I lead the social strategy group at Digitas Chicago/SF. In lieu of the interviewing and candidate sourcing I’d normally be doing to fill roles on our team, I have opened up some time on my calendar each week to give advice and mentorship to anyone in our industry who would find it helpful. Hit me up if that sounds like you: http://calendly.com/itslizcole/20-minute-mentorship
Received a case study for a PE shop in NY over weekend but was crushed by a deal related work all weekend (literally have slept 6 hours all weekend). Do I ask for more time on the case?
I keep getting told after interviews that they liked me a lot but I don’t have enough experience/experience they’re looking for. Isn’t this something they can determine before the interview?
Do any consulting firms use AirBnB for Business Travel? Dying to try it out and build some points for personal travel - also sick of Marriott and Hilton.
Has anyone taken a road trip during covid through New England? Would I get stopped for having an out of state license plate?
Are there any books y’all recommend to understand the role of central banks / government and the US economy? I don’t understand it but it seems to be an important thing to understand. Specially now.
Hey 🐠, I’m going to be interviewing in a couple weeks for Strategy and Ops in NYC. Recruiter said I should come in at L5. She asked what my comp expectations are but I haven’t said yet.
What options are there to stay with the company, but focus on MBA program? What's the longest you can do a leave of absence? What other options are there? Executive MBA.
What’s your rule of thumb for account and pm percentage on a project? Looking for a swag number I can use to show average account to creative ratios. Thanks!
FCB HEALTH (NY) - any good? Meh? Thoughts on doing pharma at FCB? It’s stable and probably pays alright/better. Any room for creativity or is it a total dystopia?
Was paying 4700 in loans and rent. Moving from Manhattan to Queens and refinanced my private loans to 12-month no interest credit cards. Saving $1450 a month and starting a travel fund and 401k!
Do Income Partners get compensated the same as equity partners? Do they receive the pension and all of that as well?
I keep making stupid mistakes on this project (not seeing items already sent or not seeing support buried in files, missing obvious updates on status tracker). I feel like I’m going to get a bad review and not sure what to say to my senior like sorry I’ve been an idiot this week? What can I do to salvage this.
I have a phone interview with 4 people this Friday. It’s for a role I really want, and it’s my second call with them. I’m freaking out/super nervous about this since I really want it! Cont
Booth ($) vs Kellogg (no $). Do you think the culture and experience are significantly different enough to forgo the $ at Booth? Thanks 🐠
Had an interview for a program manager role. Did my research, got ready for the interview and the recruiter rushed me off the phone, dismissed my answers and was unprofessional. I'm so pissed 😡😡😡
Welcome to other advisors of Future Business Leaders of America. Anyone going to Nationals in San Antonio?
Anybody know someone who's made a transition to real estate? I'm a quick learner with great people skills but really getting sick of the weekly consulting grind
Client keeps inviting me to meetings but not the EM or anyone else on the team (who needs the information in the meeting). Should I keep forwarding invites to him/her or just let them address it?