Shameless company plug, sorry y’all. But Morgan Stanley just rolled the FRM Experienced Professionals Program. This program is designed to recruit and develop diverse professionals regardless of whether they have a background in Finance or Risk Management. If you’re interested just dm me. I made it out of kpmg and hopped over to MS and honestly so far I’m loving it. Also more black people in this space would really go a long way.
Been @ EY a month (frm PWC) as a sr. D wants to bring me in as a M (random LinkedIn post). What salary range should I expect? I said I need 150-175k. Realistic for 7yrs, 4yr consulting non target MBA?
Folks whose h1 was picked in lottery, hav ur lawyers submitted documents to uscis. What documents they need frm client and frm u. What is last date to submit. Mine got picked but no word from lawyers
Hi all. Just wanted to know if there are any folks who have done any levels of CFA/FRM and if it has added any +ve value to their careers in consulting (knowledge/hikes/point on resume/etc.). Also, depending upon your answer, if possible pls mention if youre finance centric consulting space
Just finished the FRM part 1 😕😒😖
How to get into hedge fund from advisory consulting? Are professional certifications like CFA/FRM mandate?
For those pursuing an EMBA frm Columbia/Wharton, how is ur class profile? What’s the age/experience/background? Trying to make up my mind between the two. NYC based 35 yr old with11 yrs in consulting
Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
Mom justgot diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Without treatment, the doc says she's got 6 mnths. She wants to enjoy the time she has left and not go through chemo, etc. Any advice frm others with exp?
Do Accenture really have a proper recruitment process? had interview with Accenture yesterday. the person who interviewed me didn't ask for questions. No qsns frm basics r any process related, i have 5 years of exp in SAP SD, I am in to support and i clearly mentioned in my resume. that dumb keep on asking have I done any developments or any implementation experience.. i explained the tickets we get in our project he don't even care to listen to me. The call was completed in just 20 mins
What is your opinion on GARP financial Risk Manager (FRM) certificate? I am considering taking it (as I am FS Risk Consulting), but I am not sure if it really carries benefits. Apparently it is quite a tough study. Is it worth the time or should I invest my time elsewhere? Also do you have learning material you are willing to share :D?
Thoughts on offer? Experience 6+ YOE in Financial Services Industry Skills MBA, CFA, FRM Currently in Big4 Offer Base 130K SignOn-5K Location New York Firm Non-Big4 Title Senior Associate
May be this is off the topic.. One of my friend who is a doctor & is an international med graduate. He passed his United States Medical Licensing Exams with above average scores. He has applied fr the match last yr & was nt able to match. Match process costs around USD10k; this year he is applying again after borrowing funds frm different sources bt he is under tremendous pressure to get match. I feel his pain as he has studied for 10+ yrs and is struggling to match nw. I m nt sure hw I can help
Is FRM or CFA a better certification?
The more pedestrian your intellect, the better fit you are at D Heard of a colleague with an FRM charter being laid off today. Overall excellent person. And you won't believe who they promote year after year.. the character, curiosity and quality of the lifers Don't join this firm if you for a love of learning and to be inspired. Join if you are a middling who wants a good brand to hack ahead in life and rise above your station
Do you hide your financial status from ur partner when you were dating? Coming frm low income class family, I have learned to save & invest every money I earned. I am not rich but I have good portfolio that I put together over my lifetime. Whenever I'm on dates I find myself not telling my date about my financial status. I just don't want them to like me because I own couple of places or I have a good bank balance. I'm worried that I might be doing something wrong by hiding this. Help pls!!!?
Not in IB or ER, but I have to ask (per CFA study), how common is it to run in to troublesome pension accounting issues? It seems like most companies have/are going the way of DC plans and away frm DB
Please be kind, genuinely looking for help. Started my Grad School journey and really want an idea of the quality of school I can realistically aim for. My profile: M / 27 / AA 3.1 GPA Frm a State university 6 YOE (3 in Big 4 Consulting) Active in community Prez of a few orgs Frm Chicago 100% open to relocate 1st practice GRE: 304 (151- V / 153 Q) Looking to pursue a tech mgmt concentration.
I’ve always wondered, where do UN, World Bank, etc. staff exit to (for the few that exit these organizations)? I’ve worked in the policy space but never see people with this profile.
What's the minimum salary you'd leave for as an S3? Or is it better to stick it out to manager at this stage?
Hiring at Accenture in Banking (Digital; Payments; Credit) across Consultant, Manager, Snr Manager. DM if of interest
I’m all for the whole movement and COVID-19 climate, but I’m tired of my social media being mainly about that. I wanna see bikini pics damnit
Anyone just getting tired of their partner on a whole new level with WFH? I feel like we are getting into spats more, I'm getting more resentful of the lack of even workloads/effort, and to top it all off these tensions are literally invading my personal space! Not looking for advice really. Just wondering if anyone else is feeling partner fatigue more now than the Before Times.
Calling all agency presidents ... Negotiating offer -> moving from sales / growth focussed role to President. How should new comp be structured? Boutique firm, 25people, $6-$7MM in rev 20% PM per year -> heading to $15MM in 24 months..
Work at a hold co and tired of hearing the ceo’s are in it with us and taking cuts? I call BS on that! They are only reducing salary and will still earn millions. Omnicom John Wren - $19,818,780 in 2019, his 2020 sacrifice = 5.05% reduction. IPG – Michael Roth $16,590,172 in 2019 his 2020 sacrifice is undisclosed. WPP Mark Read £2,594,000 in 2019 his 2020 sacrifice = 1.88% reduction. Publicis Arthur Sadoun €3,265,800 in 2019 his 2020 sacrifice = 4.6% reduction.
I recently moved to Sweden to work as a consultant. But I'm facing problems with all documents issuing processes, that take too long, and without all the documents I can't open a bank account to receive my salary. I'm starting to freak out about this. It seems it's a common situation for foreigners but most consultant companies don't do much for help us - I know some people that only received their salaries after 3 months. As I'm too stressed about it, I can't sleep well and focus at work...
Any interns here? How's your remote internship going so far? Must be a weird experience...
For any single gals who have made the transition from biglaw salary to 5-figure govt, how did you manage the huge financial change on your own? I’m in a high COL city and rent alone could take up most of my paycheck. I’m fortunate to be debt free with some savings, but it’s still giving me heartburn!
Just took my uber driver to the wrong airport! Lga instead of jfk. Can i make it through security at jfk in 30 with pre check!!!
What's the average salary for clinical trial manager and clinical research associate in Eastern Canada, esp. in Ontario and Quebec provinces? And kindly let me know the hierarchy in clinical operations. Is it CRAssct < CTMang.< CPrjM < CPrgM ??
Has anyone interviewed for or joined Squarespace recently? Looking for insight into their final round interviews, what they look for, etc. Would also love to hear input on comp & offers made. Any thoughts are appreciated!
Has anyone used their MBA to break out of agency roles into a client side position, marketing or elsewhere ? If so, how did it go?
Anyone on here complete grad school through GSAP and go back to Deloitte and have any pro tips for how to do it right? (Max reimbursement, things to do before you leave, benefits, etc.)
EY - ladies, what to wear to the holiday party?!
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