I’m a Financial Services Strategy Manager in NYC who just got laid off. Any connections to strategic planning roles in the NYC area would be very much appreciated. This was a surprise to me as my career counselor said I was in track. Only have two months of severance so would like to find something by end of year.
Is our comp and benefits really the best in the industry? Let's get some feedback from people who have been at other firms
If the big4 has an up or out model, do a lot of senior managers get laid off? Not everyone can be a partner/principle. How long can someone be a partner/principle for?
What's the best way to gain visibility by those holding 3-4 positions higher than you? I like learning from them and growing mentorships but can't break the AE-level wall with my responsibilities. Being remote also makes it harder to interact. I'm on the client/business side but would love to hear anyone's thoughts.
How do you all stay motivated to study for the GMAT. I’m feeling exhausted between client work and firm initiatives and weekends I’m feeling drained too? Any tips and tricks would be very appreciated!
How hard is it to recover from a c-section? When can you go back to normal, exercise, etc? Turns out my baby is breech and if she doesn’t change position it will have to be a c-section.
Setting up my WFH office for my upcoming intern role in IB, any recommendations for which kind of mouse+keyboard that will be comfortable for that kind of work? Any important tips for max comfot?
Does anyone know what the first Uber onsite consists of for the Operations Manager role? Looks like it’s 3 interviews.
Getting promoted from junior to mid at the same company. Can I expect a big pay jump? Or 5-10% standard raise?
Looking for resources/podcasts/articles to learn deposition skills to not feel like such a newbie. (I’m a plaintiff PI attorney).
Thinking about pursuing a part-time MBA in fall 2021. Does Big 4 or MBB do full-time recruiting for part-time students in general (I know schools have their own policies)? Has anyone been able to laterally transfer as a part-time MBA grad?
In over my head. My first client facing change management role and i find myself being thrown into things I've never done before. I've already disappointed the client and my manager. How to recover?
Don't let today's love from Trump for Proud Boys overshadow the fact that Trump is a broke businessman. He is still susceptible to being manipulated by bad actors and enemy countries that will assume his debt. He is a con man at the end of the day. Here is a viewpoint from a centrist newspaper. https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/todaysdebate/2020/09/30/presidential-debate-trump-biden-scared-america-editorials-debates/3580566001/
What are everyone's thoughts on firm activities/professional development work that you do outside billable hours? Anyone else feel that most are a complete waste of time?
Anyone here from Mercer ... Company hierarchy and culture ...getting interviewed for engagement manager role