Had my first interview this morning and the individual was wearing a mask. Kinda odd, but I guess this is the new norm. ￼￼￼
You move to a new state. What’s the best way to find a discernibly better real estate agent? I don’t know locals yet, so no reccos. Can you call a few and ‘interview’ them on the phone? What questions would you ask?
How does one show personality in MBB interviews? How much is too much? Humour? Info about personal life? Specifically interested for BCG
Anyone have experience starting a new job for a week then leaving because you got a better offer (as in, was interviewing with both places at the same time, but one moved slower). Any huge red flags or issues?
Is anyone from McKinsey willing to answer a few questions about the interview process? Applied to a few roles. Wanted to find out if there is a way to increase the odds of getting an interview.
Do you always clean shave for an interview? Have one with EY later today for SC2 and I think the stubble (clean neck) helps me hide my baby face a bit so I’m leaning towards not clean shaving.
I think I asked for too low of a salary during initial interviews elsewhere. The recruiter never told me the band either. About to go into second round. Is there still a chance to ask for more?
How do you tell a recruiter that you are no longer interested in interviewing for a position without burning bridges? I spoke with HR and then the direct manager and realized it may not be a good fit for me. What do I say?
Didn’t successfully move on in a S&O mgr role. Thought overall the interview went well. What are the best tips for prepping and landing that type of role?
When will the uscis offices reopen for gc interviews?? Looks likw june 4 opening is for asylum non emergency
Is networking still key as an experienced hire? Networking was really helpful when I was applying to consulting as a student, because of the clear recruitment cycle most firms followed. Now that I’m looking to switch to industry, I’m looking at specific roles / depts at specific companies. Companies often seem to want to fill these roles quickly so no time to network, and on networking calls people can’t help as much if you are targeting a specific dept. any thoughts?
Hi everyone! I’m a young CPA, relocating to Raleigh. I made the decision to transition into sales after realizing that I want to bring more fun into my career. I’m currently reading sales books, watching Keenan’s YouTube channel, and learning all I can. I’m relentlessly applying for SDR positions but I’m having trouble landing interviews (been applying through LinkedIn). I would appreciate advice from anyone who transitioned from another industry into sales. How did you break the barrier?
Hi Fishes, I am currently working with TCS as PL/SQL Developer. I have 5 years and 6months of experience. And my CTC is 6.47LPA (Including 54k variable pay) . I have cleared technical round interview at Infosys. Waiting for HR discussion. I am expecting 13LPA (including 10% variable pay). Will they offer job with this package? Or this expectations is too high? Thanks in advance
Hi. I have a Panel Interview for a Salesforce product company. I need to do a presentation to the customer on the Product and how it will solve their problems. I need to do an elevator pitch for 3 slides about the company and then address the customer problems with the features of the product. Can you please share some Tips on these ( Elevator Pitch about the company and suggestions for the Panel interview) ? Thanks.
I am thinking of applying for Strategy& - Organization Strategy position. Does anyone happen to know what the interview process looks like? Esp any tips on case studies would be greatly appreciated
Has anyone experienced a Lightning Talk/Demo as part of the McKinsey Digital interviewing process? If so, what was that like?
So I reached out to my former colleague who is working at the place where I'm going to interview. And apparently, he told it to someone at my office and now everyone knows that Im going to interview.
Really struggling with imposter syndrome & would appreciate any advice. I’ve been at the same company for 5 years and have gotten really good feedback/know my managers would fight for me if I tried to leave. Currently interviewing and feel like I’ve just fooled everyone at my current company because I get such anxiety speaking to my accomplishments and with the thought of case interviews. I feel like I wouldn’t be able to succeed anywhere but where I am now & the fear is keeping me here.
Hi Fishes, I have an interview scheduled with Infosys this weekend for Pega technology (Pega Developer role). Any suggestions would be helpful. Thanks.
If I’m leaving my current company for a new job and I really like the printer my current company gave me for WFH at the start of COVID, can I make them an offer to buy it from them?
Does anyone know how competitive LBS/INSEAD are to get into coming from MBB? Have been promoted at BCG and am considering LBS/INSEAD to get more of an international experience, but no clue how competitive it is. I have avg GMAT scores and undergrad for BCG.
Any hotel recommendations for Athens and Istanbul? Planning a trip during thanksgiving. Looking for a family friendly (with toddler) place / area. TY!
best advice for someone looking to transition from consulting into tech? Was laid off recently from consulting and have around 1 yr of experience, but haven’t seen many entry-level strategy roles in tech — do folks have any advice?
There’s a company that I really want to work for in the future, is it possible to convince them I apply for my green card now and then join them once the EAD card comes in post-GC approval?
Applying to McKinsey & Company & Boston Consulting Group be an associate after being a SM1 at PwC and SC at Deloitte. Below T20 MBA and worked in FDD and DDV at D and PWC. Do I have a realistic chance to be interviewed? Does it make me look too desperate?
Any insight as to what a partner makes at a midsized firm (150-200 attorneys) in the NY Metro Area? Equity and/or non-equity.
Second year Consultant who came from a benefits broker. I feel like I am very much still learning the ropes of consulting. Was asked to help on a deck for proposal work for something I have no background/knowledge in. Told by the partner that I wouldn’t be creating content just story boarding and managing and organizing in the deck. The manager, familiar with the proposed solution, however seems to be annoyed with me that I didn’t create content. Not sure what to make of this?
Really feeling defeated about trying to change my career to accounting...considering my choice. I have a masters in accounting, but the CPA exam is really giving me problems. Advice?
PwC security manager salary range?
I’m currently a Real Estate Analyst (graduated undergrad in May 2020) and I’m trying to pivot into tech preferably a financial analyst, product management or project management role. My background is Math and Economics but I only seem to be getting feedback from real estate recruiter and I don’t want to get boxed in. How can I show my value to tech recruiters with only one year of experience?
Hey guys, I am currently in audit looking to pivot to FDD. I have about a year of experience in audit, and 6 months internship experience in private equity. Looking to leverage my experience in both audit and private equity in FDD. Don’t have a CPA but I have started studying. Looking to stay remote/west coast office. Open to connect with anyone further.
My spouse and kid are on H4 valid till Jan 2023 but their stamping has expired. Planning to get stamped when next time go to India (home county). I have offer from a company, should I process H4 transfer also along with my H1? What if my family visit to India after my H1 transfer, can they still stamp using their I797 (valid till 2023)?
There is truly nothing like going through the shock of layoffs and then seeing your closest coworkers still here at the end of the day. Hold you peeps close today folks ❤️ 😔
Anyone have a long distance significant other in their client city? How do you deal with expectations to see each other everyday / be out at a reasonable hour to hang out?
Does two week notice require a full 10 days? Is it okay if we had PTO on some of those days so it’s only be a full 7-8 days?
It feels so nice to be traveling internationally. Using the Batman for its intended purpose. Back at ORD United Club with a decent beer, then two months traversing Europe.
How is everyone with COVID-19 symptoms feeling today? I’m in week 3 and still fatigued and coughing, smell is back!
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