any Bain 🐠 who could refer me to a position?
Trying to transition to CSR or Sustainability consulting but finding it hard as many large firms have a very small footprint. Any recommendations?
Received an offer from Facebook for a program manager role. However, I’d like to get an MBA down the line. Is Facebook a negative in apps given bad press, positive because FAANG, or neutral?
Anyone going to the Gaylord party in MD tonight? My friend and I have a suite at the Westin if anyone wants to hang/come up!
My manager is a woman, and she is always commenting on how I look in front of everyone - and it just gets so weird. Ex: on Zoom calls with everyone, she’ll call attention to my outfit, or to my extensions, or to my make up when it REALLY ISNT THAT BAD! Plus we Zoom with all other guys so it’s like UGH stop making it weird. And it’s never a straight forward compliment - it’ll be like “Hey arent you cold in that shirt?” *attention is automatically on my shirt”.CONT.
1st year manager at b4 between staying or zs (associate consult.) Zs : lower title but higher salary and salary growth. Unsure of avg time to partner. more strategic work than at b4 Big4: 8+ years to partner on avg from where I am, good network within the firm, good wlb Both would be “new roles” I’m moving internally. From what I can tell I don’t know how much zs will help exit ops outside of pharm. Option 3:wait and try mbb (I had final round recently, offer to try again in ~5-6 months)
I’m waiting on my h1b transfer. If I got rfe, I really want to use the waiting time to visit my family (have more than enough pto left with my current employer). Anyone know if it’s possible to use my old I797 to get VISA stamp? Then putting notice after I’m back.
When someone gets fired/laid off but they keep their previous title/agency on LinkedIn, does anyone ever tell them to change it?
Anyone resigned lease that had covid free months/ incentives recently? Were you able to keep some incentive or did price went back to normal?
Hey! Just moved from a top tier consulting to Amazon as a Non-tech Sr. PM (level 6) with people management responsibility. How should I negotiate my salary? Base 2 years cash bonus Restricted stock
Advice on dealing w/ difficult mgr? Specifically, she pushes team hard to get things to her review. Mgr doesn’t look at for 10-14days, then sends review comments and asks for updates by EOD/tmrw. Also not uncommon for her to interrogate team members about time they have charged, despite detailed time descriptions and hours being reasonable/in budget. Been 8 months working w her. I get anxious b4 mtgs w her. I have been interviewing. Unreasonable to ask counselor to roll off these engagements?
22 year old new to consulting/retirement planning. What is your target retirement $ amount? How much of that is saved for healthcare.
Just signed my offer for a Product Manager role and ~100% bump in TC. After four years of being undervalued at Deloitte and two years of making it to final round interviews with no offers, it finally feels like it was all worth it. Hope all of you who are still searching get to experience this someday, and sooner rather than later. It can be done!
Favorite hotel in downtown Pittsburgh?
I’m 38 weeks pregnant. (2 weeks to go!) Does feeling like I have a watermelon in my vag a sign that my water might break soon? Or is it super normal. :) 🍉 It’s been starting to hurt when I get out of bed and need to walk with legs spread more than before.
Got fired today. All my above the line work got positive nods. My CD was overly picky about every word in my email blasts and collateral. I’m sure that’s what did it. Luckily I have a produced radio spot, another on the way, and tv spot being shot this month. Any advice?
Today is my first day back at work (and first full day back in my physical office) after a few weeks off for parental leave. Needless to say, I am struggling to stay focused on anything other than wanting to go back home to my spouse and child. I know I shouldn't take an emotional temperature on day one, but it has been more difficult being back than I anticipated. Any tips for navigating the waters for the first day/week/month back?
I make $132k~ base+bonus before tax at a boutique in a T2/LCOL city (Atlanta, Houston, Salt Lake City). Good benefits, excellent culture and wlb. I'm an expert in my niche and overall a very conscientious and competent person. I get my work done in 20 hours or so each week. Some months I average less than 10 hours of actual work. I've been wanting to get a T15+ MBA for some time, but most exits have poor WLB. Am I crazy for wanting to leave my current gig? (cont)
Do you guys think there will be limited opportunities doing a SE role in a small country (limited clients and potential leads)?
Anyone was able to get a grant for part time mba ? I am woman (brown if it matters). Any grants available for part time MBAs through some voluntary work etc.?
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