I wanted to flag so others can know, I live in mcol and I just received an offer for 120k base and a 15k signing bonus. I have three years of experience. I asked for a signing bonus and a 110k salary. If you are a senior, you should definitely be applying and just see what comes up. Crazy the market for seniors right now
I got reached out to about a VC role, but I had never considered VC before. I do Product Management Consulting, but I do have both an undergrad business education and product design experience. What books / articles / sources do you reccommend if I want to learn more about VC? If you have worked in VC, what thoughts or advice would you want to share? Thanks for any info or advice you can share!
Thoughts on WSGR? Exit options, culture?
Thoughts on exiting to a FAANG L6 Strategy role or waiting until July for my impending promotion to manager? Do we think I can push the start date out to August?
Any tips for making an exit into corp dev or FP&A? I have decent transaction experience, but I come from a no name boutique. All the online applications have been rejecting me without even a first round interview.
Any tips for someone who discounts good feedback but heavily focuses on the opportunities to improve? So much that I have a fear of getting fired despite receiving overall good feedback. I started a new job earlier this year. The function of the role and industry is new to me. My manager told me he generally has higher expectations than the rest of the organization. Originally, I viewed this as a great learning opportunity but can't help to think I'm not cut out for this and fear the worst.
Do you think agencies are hiring a larger percentage of freelancers to bypass their promises of improved parental leave, which are only available to full-time staff?
Anyone work at PWC TMT group? Looking at a position and had a few questions about wlb and expectations, etc.
Making the move into an investing PE role shortly. Anyone done this previously and have tips to share on ramping up for the job coming from a strategy consulting background?
What exactly is functional design? Have a potential role around it, and it sounds like a catch all phrase
Struggling with anxiety...anyone gone to a medical professional for this? Do you just go to a primary care doc first and then get a referral?
Hi Fishes , How should I ask Deloitte USI HR to skip my interview for Bangalore location as I just got referred by my friend for gurgaon location. Is there a way so that i can skip Bangalore and attend gurgaon interview. Note : My Deloitte USI bangalore interview is on tuesday and for gurgaon referral i have just received the survey link.
New SM at a firm and asked to lead a difficult project with abrasive client that 6+ SMs before me have cycled through and all been rolled off. I don’t have much of a choice being new to the firm… or do I? My thought was to sell my own role elsewhere (have lots of relationships) but the freight train has left the station & being on boarded to the challenging environment instead. Tips aside from - just do it & prove them all wrong? Can’t phone it in because I’m new. Any advice is welcomed
Looking for unpaid/paid internship positions for a college freshmen, is your firm hiring?
Any tips for an associate assigning work to more junior associates? I’m a mid/senior, and have a few clients. I’d like to loop in another associate on one larger matter but I’m getting some resistance. How do I market work to a junior, with the understanding that I can’t simply assign things given my position. I had a pretty diplomatic “no thanks” from one associate that expressed an interest in the practice area and I think there’s anxiety about overextending when there's partners’ work to do.
Interviewed for a role at google and my phone interview went okay but not great. The recruiter wants to connect over a call - does google make the effort to call you in person to reject you?🙄
🐠 that kicked ass in a PMO role, question for you: any tips or micro habits that worked for you in terms of meeting firm & client expectations? Know its a loose term and is project specific but just want to know what skills I should hone.
Hi Fishes, Have 3 yoe | 5 Ipa Tech stack: Devops + python development + aws stack ( development + devops ) Which position pays more SRE/ Devops / aws developer for 3 yoe. Please share some salary insights. Thanks
So KPMG Asia is clearly hiring big time
First time potential lateral here. Is it par for the course to provide a list of matters during the interview process for conflicts? I am wondering if it would be acceptable to hold off on disclosing that information should an offer for a job arise.
PSA for Allen Edmonds fans: if you have a personal AMEX Platinum card, you can get $50 back on $200+ of spend by 12/25. Must register on the “AMEX Offers” page or in the app.
New to this. Is it typical for a firm to ask a staff to do the work of a senior for a year to show that they are ready for a promotion?
Best practices for resigning right after bonus gets paid out? Want to be respectful but also provide feedback/reasons for leaving. Worst experience in my 15 year career
How valuable is the AWS cloud practitioner and AWS solution architect certifications if I’m coming from a consulting role where it wasn’t applied much practically, even though company is Health IT . I have a high technical aptitude but I’m wondering how much weight do they hold as far as new opportunities if I haven’t used them in work but understand them well enough to speak through the information and pass the certs. Any insight is helpful only been in a consulting 1.5 yr and want to expand
We just started using the Classroom Assessment Scoring System in our programs to measure quality of interactions and lesson plans. I think it's been one of the most meaningful tools for providing feedback to teachers.
Is anyone using Social Emotional Learning and Mindfulness in their classroom or school wide? Reading a book (cover attached) and I have so many things to discuss!!!
Got an offer from A&M PEPI MAS group. Currently a a manager at EYP with little over 200k TC. Should I consider making the switch ? What are some downsides and upsides ? Barely know anything about A&M except I’ve seen here that bonuses are big. Concerned about the WLB and culture.
What are the best investment books or authors for beginners? What are the best podcasts, YouTube channels or bloggers to follow? What are your favorite stock trading platforms? And if you finally have six figures cash ready to invest, what's the best place to start? Which broker / financial advisor would you recommend? This is only for 3-5 years to ultimately buy a decent home for my family. I'm clearly a dummy so any help is greatly appreciated.
What is the best way to apply for internship at big4? Go to a recruiter on campus or apply on their website. Seeking internship.
Booked a flight on Delta after my AA was canceled and I got Zone 1 despite having no status. Did I miss something? It's a small plane so maybe everyone is Zone 1? LGA-ORD
who’s doing the sfdc and slack integration?
How far is far enough to try and negotiate relocation costs? I live in Oakland but got an offer in San Jose - around 90 min commute. Just bought a house here though and would want to move closer. Would I get laughed out of the room to try and negotiate relocation?
My firm is starting Green Card process for me. My issue is that I cannot get an EVL from the previous employer (a US company, worked in 4 years). Is there an alternative option? Thank you!
Hey Fishes, For the folks who have done an MBA and have stayed in consulting throughout, why did you feel the need of getting an MBA and how has it helped you achieve your goals? Trying to understand what value can an MBA add to my career if my short term goal is to continue in consulting
Interesting read on police unions. I feel this could apply to just about any public sector union. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2021/07/bust-the-police-unions/619006/
Deloitte 🐠 What's a fair pay in Canada for an incoming BTA from a top school in Canada. Have past internship exp and an engineering degree. Don't have stellar grades but got some other leadership experience. Also female.
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