Any Chicago fishies who went from account sup to a brand manager role? What are the main differences of the job? Preference between the two? Which salary/perks are better? Considering the jump.
Signed an offer last week, told my boss and gave my references/background check approval too. Another B4 just send an offer today and I like that position more. What do I do?
Regarding layoffs, would anyone accept a pay cut to keep their current position? I wonder if that’s a viable solution when you have to cut costs, but also want to keep reasonably talented people.
Has anyone left Big 4 to go independent with current client? My current client offered me a full time role but I want to come in as an independent consultant. I’d save them money and think they’d go for it. I’d use it as my first client and look to try my own consulting business. It’s always been my dream and I don’t see myself going through the ringer to make partner although I respect folks who do a ton. Just not for me. Too much mental health issues already. Can’t add that stress.
How long did it take you from on-site to getting your package submitted to the hiring committee at Google?
Can someone explain the Hirevue interview process for Deloitte? Will it be generic first round or technical interview? I am appearing for Salesforce tech.lead position?
Exit at experienced SC level vs. Manager level, how different are the exit opps in Corporate strategy? Any specific experience would be helpful too, thanks.
How do headhunters / recruiters ghost you after you’ve invested time interviewing with a firm? I just don’t understand. They can’t possibly get to the interview stage with that many people for a role where they can’t take the time to send a sorry, we selected another candidate message. Like cmon, we’ve taken the time to prep, carved out time in busy schedules, and become emotionally invested as well lol
I worked my network and managed to get a phone call with a Partner & MD at BCG in a couple of weeks. However there is an open role now. Should I wait to see if I will get a referral or apply now?
Any manager and above in a DS or DA based role willing to have an informational interview with me? Hoping to get some guidance and perspective as someone looking to break into the space with prior exp
I’m surprised so many of you want to “exit to FAANG” - I find Facebook/Amazon/Google to be pretty despicable companies - Apple has questionable moral standards when it comes to making their products, Netflix seems like the best of the bunch.
Interviewing process: Anyone been asked to solve the company’s “specific” problem and give them a detailed plan as part of their hiring process assignment? Not being paid for solving their problem.
Middle sizes consulting firm wants to make me offer; says they see good potential in me. Hiring manager wants me to provide a general desired 'total comp'. What's the best approach? Cont.
Accepted a full-time RA position after internship. Starting in 4 months. Any advice on gaining the right engagements? Is it random? Who should I talk to? I want to be utilized and grow right away.
Deloitte laid off CM analyst and consultants .. tech adoption / digital enablement. A recruiter contacted me about a role that states a plus for knowing Deloitte CM method and Change Scout. It is a contractor to hire position. 100% remote now and possibly future. Company is Cleveland, OH. DM me and I can send you the deets. Rate is too low for me.
Anyone familiar with Samsung Global Strategy Group? Considering a role out of my MBA. Curious what exits are like (not necessarily within Samsung) in ~2 years. Reviews on Glassdoor are pretty brutal.
Was unsuccessful recruiting for top consulting firms during my MBA. I need that money! What is the best approach to landing an interview post MBA? Referral?
What are prototypical exit opportunities for Strategy consultants 2-3 yrs post MBA? Obviously it's a big job world but it would be nice to know where to start the search
Anyone looking to switch careers to a Marketing role with a leading Medical devices company? Looking for someone with 1-3 years experience in strategy and operations consulting. Please DM me
What are your thoughts on Uber? Looking at marketing strategy practice as an exit. Anyone heard or know anything about the culture, pay, growth ops?
Fish: I applied for a job and got interest back with a salary requirement ask. I gave it and haven’t heard back. Fear I priced myself out. It’s been two weeks. Should I respond? Thanks in advance.
Anyone has experience with Accenture AWS interview format? Planning to get ready for an interview.
I have two offers, $135k no bonus at Bitcoin fintech startup with some equity or $130k with bonus potential up to 30% at Major bank/Credit card. What would you do?
Anyone leave the big 4 risk space for a regional firm? I am thinking of making the switch - I don’t like the factory firm feel. Anyone have any insight?
Before submitting your 2 weeks notice, what should you be doing? Would you be collecting scrubbed samples of your project deliverables or not worth it?
Looking for a UI freelancer (who wants to stay freelance) for a project starting next month. B2B preferred. 20+ hours a week to start, work off-site but must come in for meetings and work sessions.
Back before we entered the twilight zone, did your employer provide additional compensation for employees they deemed to be “frequent” travelers? If so, how was it structured? EY, Deloitte, Crowe, and Revint did. My current employer, Dixon Hughes (DHG) does not. I’d like to enter in to a dialogue with HR before we start traveling again. Thanks in advance for any comments.
Has anyone weaned off of Adderall / Vyvanse? Trying for a baby soon but terrified to go off meds due to concentration and depression issues.
How does the $250 PDA+accessories reimbursement work? Let’s say I bought my PDA for $199 on Deloittenet, but I’ll buy a phone case and maybe a screen protector, within 50 bucks, how to get reimbursed?
How do you manage to keep a straight face in front of clients? Sometimes during interviews they’ll say something ridiculous or funny. I’m pretty junior and want to appear as professional as possible
Suggestions on what to do on the first day/week after being laid off? Look for the next job? Yesterday I got one of those vague meetings and my PPMD showed up today with the Talent Manager.
Any advice on what to do to cope with stress the days leading up to your CFE results? (Canadian CPA exams). Feeling extremely anxious and any little thing seems to push me over into anxiety
Silver lining to getting laid off: random directors/photographers/creatives have stopped hitting me up on LinkedIn just to ask how to get an in with my (former) agency.