McKinsey & Company 11 likes please and I can DM Elon Musk!
Also, can anyone refer me for a Business analyst/Product Owner role?
Current Role: Senior Associate Consultant at Infosys
McKinsey & Company, Maersk, Sony, Walmart, Volvo, SAP, Salesforce, Atlassian, Informatica
Hi all- I’m new to real estate investing. What are some books/ reading materials you would recommend to learn about selecting the right investment property, things to look out for, laws etc.?
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
I am currently a sales rep at cintas and I am thinking about making the switch over to tech sales. Does anybody have an advice or opinions on what I should do and where I should look? And if it would be smarter to stay at cintas?
Sr. Associate ER at BB vs. IB Analyst at MM.
Which one is a better move from a career progression and exits standpoint?
Please let me incase of any opportunities for 15 yrs exp in the role of technical Project Manager or business analyst
I am thinking of joining CitiusTech in June,at Pune location. I always have worked for australian clients,so habit of working from 9 to 4. Does Citiustech provodes onlu 12 to 9 shifts?
What are the chances I am getiing normal timezone like 10 to 7 project?
How much does deloitte US offers an analyst working on Oracle with 2years of experience in SFO? Also, Is there hybrid work culture promoted or one has to go to office on daily basis?
Transitioning from admin to project management. I’ve been managing project at my current organization for a couple years, unofficially. I took the Google course for my PM Certification. I just need someone to give me a chance. Anyone hiring entry level PMs?
Am I the only in house counsel that seasoned institutional outside counsel emails on federal holidays trying to schedule a call on , or knowingly during my vacation? Is it because I’m too junior for them since they work on more senior level projects for more senior personnel in my legal team? Anyone else dealt with this issue with presumptive, take for granted outside counsel?
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Folks - who do you use for your financial planning and wealth management advisory? Yourself or a form? Anyone you recommend?
Any recommendations on great travel agents/planners? How do you plan your trips, find great experiences, get great places to stay? My husband and I both work, but barely have time to plan and are super picky and want to make our trips memorable, two young teens also along for the ride….
Anyone else feel more disconnected from the younger people after mid 40s? I understood their plight, knew the lingo, knew what kind of in-person gatherings would be fun, etc. All of a sudden I feel like I have no idea how to connect. I want them to get off my lawn and I’ve never felt that way before. Just looking for an ear.
Partner poll - is COVID causing you to fundamentally rethink whether you want to stay in consulting? Cannot stop thinking about using this disruptive moment to hang my own shingle and do something completely different - buy/start a small business. 22 years in consulting. Partner 7 yrs. Young family.
Does anyone know what the early retirement partner packages looked like in 2008 and what if anything is being contemplated today across the firms?
Deloitte Partners - I’m being recruited by Deloitte as a direct admit but kinda hesitant b/c my perception is the mothership is too big that I’d be “just another number”. Is my perception wrong?
I remember when I was an associate during the dotcom bubble that Partner at my firm said ‘the bubble is about to burst: new HBS grads are choosing startups over McKinsey and Goldman’. With that context, I write to share that I just purchased crypto…so if there’s a way to short it you should do that.
Any of you use a career coach? Back in the day I found talking to my b-school career coach really useful in deciding between companies and jobs. I'm wondering if an executive career coach is worth it. Would also appreciate any referrals if you have a good one
Here’s an entirely unrelated to work question, but one that’s entirely “rooted” in vanity. Has anyone had any experience with Bosley or other hair restoration procedures? If so, what was your experience?
ACN Client Service Lead - can anyone advise where this fits within ACN hierarchy? Looking to hire a Partner for mid-level consultancy and can’t place a candidate’s current real position within ACN.
What is the Partner culture at McKinsey like right now? I am considering making a lateral move.
All - In the process of moving out from MD to another competing company.
Does anyone provide contact of a good lawyer to deal and take care of non compete, non solicitation clauses as a part of exit process?
I love Joe U. I am glad he is my CEO in this crisis time. The guy is direct, crisp, and inspires confidence that he knows what he is doing. JoeU - if you are reading this - keep up the good work
What does your firm call client accunt executives? Is this B4 only or does MBB have too?
McKinsey and BCG, you guys are broken and making us all look bad. Get some talent and some senior people in execution. Stop with the inexperienced nonsense. Quality and results driven work or fold up shop. https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2021/08/22/private-consultants-vaccination-drive-outsourced/
So here's a random one. I'm considering the Samsung Galaxy Flip 3 (not the larger Fold). Anybody already make that leap? If so, what do you think so far? I'm nervous about the battery life, which is reported to be quite limited.
What are some of the most influential factors which helped shape your career and led to a successful rise up to PPMD level ?
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You don’t tell them.
You say you’re looking for a new career path because of… [new challenge, more focus/depth, greater ownership/accountability, etc]
"Wasn't a good culture fit for me"
Genuinely curious OP… did you actually plan to tell firms that you were let go? And that you were setup to fail?
Depends on your runway with current firm.
If you are half way out and still on the payroll, email, access etc. I would position it one way
If you are already out the door and have none of the above, I would position is another
Either way, it’s about selling yourself and your value prop
i had sex with my boss’ wife 😬
That would be boss’ daughter
SP1 is spot on.
You’re looking for new opportunities / challenges. Spin it to the positive. Try not to let there be a big gap - otherwise it starts to become obvious that you were asked to leave one firm before joining another.
Big gap? Found a startup. Only you know what really happened.
Yes - in interviews I have been open about one bad move I took which frankly was very much about that I bit of more than could chew trying to fix a bad team (a great learning experience actually). Talking in an interview about being setup to fail is tricky to land well. Bad culture usually resonates by comparison.