Looking for career advice. Worked in Supply Chain and Strategic Sourcing for 8 years, at Northrop and currently at Amgen. MBA from USC. Exploring options of moving over to Supply Chain Consulting or M&A. I would appreciate any feedback on recommended career paths.
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
Anyone have any insights to the accelerated MBA program at Kellogg? Interested to hear experiences and if it’s worth it over the traditional two year MBA
Starting at Monitor Deloitte as SC next week! Any advice for someone brand new to consulting (previously an engineer who did an MBA to pivot)? Especially starting virtually! Any advice would be greatly appreciated!
MBB experienced hire entry level or stay at current firm and make manager in 3 months? 2.5 YOE, currently at boutique life science strategy firm. Firm willing to sponsor for MBA as well
How close in style are the ISC2 official study guide practice questions to the actual exam? I feel like I’ve read a lot about how the CISSP has a confusing questions structure. But I find the practice questions really easy and I’m scoring >90%. Is this providing a false sense of security?
What’s the case for going to MBB for 2-3 years before trying to make a jump to FAANG vs going straight to FAANG post-MBA?
Any folks who did their MBA and went and joined MBBs . Was it worth the chase ? Would like to hear more on this.
Hello everyone, I'm business analyst with 3 YOE in india. (With a tier 3 MBA) .My goal is to find a job abroad , probably in the USA. Can someone please tell me how to get a job in business analytics in the USA from india ? Apologies if this is a naive question. Any advise would be helpful to improve my career and life . Thanks in advance! :)
have a bit of free time. would you rather spend it studying for a certification which may come with nominal career benefits or studying how to build web apps, which would come with the satisfaction of learning to build something tangible + potential monetary gains
What industries is the CFE certification used for? How does it compare to CPA in the length of the material and difficulty? Do most firms pay for It?
Thoughts on Prosci or SHRM-SCP certification? Which would be considered more valuable or highly regarded? Currently focused on Change Management but have a HR background (industry experience / area of study in college).
Work for a low paying consulting firm, getting my MBA part time, recruiting for an internship this summer in IB and to quit my job. Invested in a Tumi brief case Friday from the advice from fishbowl..
Veteran | MBA candidate looking to pivot into D&I strategy. Thoughts on general HR vs diversity recruiting?
If you had the choice of going to a school like San Diego state MBA for free or pay full tuition for UCLA MBA, which would you choose? Also, you have no interest in consulting or IB or any of those kind of fields.
I’ve herd of consulting firms paying for your MBA program ? Is this true? If so how does one go about this and Has anyone ever experienced this?
Any consulting firms that are hiring? Was in consulting for a while, then corporate M&A, hoping to (shockingly) get back into consulting.
Are you recording and posting all of your live lessons for absent students to watch later?
Virtusa interview experience.... Level 1 Scheduled on Sunday. One guy from top management level joined and asked about everything which is not in my profile and dropped off within 10 mints. Why so? These type of happens? Strange for me🤣
Have an interview that focuses on marketing journey management and innovation. Any recommendations on resources to get up to speed on leading practices and technologies in this space?
I shop at BR and my client counterpart Shops at BR clearly. Some days we will have on the same shirt.....awkward.
Left public accounting as an Audit Manager to take a Controller position in private. Realizing I don’t want to get stuck in a Controller position LT and would like to possibly be in FP&A if I stayed in private. Have always had an interest in FDD and I am considering leaving private for FDD. Any thoughts on this potential move & if it would improve my chances of getting into FP&A later on?
As a immigrant woman from middle class family, all my life, I felt the need to comprise everything, that I always get the third/fourth best choice because of money. My parents shamed me when I get anything good since I was a kid. So even now even I can afford some good things, I never get myself anything good, and I felt bad about it but still very penny pinching.
My firm is virtual - all work done remotely in home office unless on client site. Haven’t traveled since mid October. It’s driving me nuts. What do you recommend doing?
Need some advice! I'm a recent PhD grad (30 yo) in STEM, and just got some offers from different companies. Particularly, two of them are interesting to me. 1) from a Energy Market Company in Pennsylvania as an Operations Research Scientist, 95k + 15% bonus + very good benefits and generous PTO. It's a very chill job (9-5) with good people but limited opportunity to growth. 2) from a consulting company in NYC as a data science consultant, 130k + 10k signing bonus. Which one you choose? why?
Anyone flown recently and needed to show proof of a covid test? Flying American to California for the week and need to know if this Chicago order is being enforced
My manager told me right before our client presentation to “sound happy” when I present... Apparently he thinks I sound too serious... Not sure how to feel about it.
What was that trainwreck last night?!?!? I know we're not supposed to talk about politics, but my comment is bipartisan. Our gov is a mess and our leaders unbecoming! What will our students learn from this? What can we do to make it a teachable lesson?
I am newly in a wheelchair and am unable to find clear information on the ADA website about what my job is required to do. I’ve talked with my Union Rep and they are checking. I’m requesting to be on a 504 plan, but I have no idea if they are required to add handicapped entrances or not. I know I have to scan my badge to use the button, but trying to scan my badge, open the door, and not drop anything seems a bit unattainable to me at the moment. Anyone have some insight or dealt with this?
What will be my approximate in hand salary? Thanks in advance - This will be the first time I will fall under tax slab 😅
Has anyone successfully caught an associate falsifying time? I initially became suspicious because the amount of office chit chat I’ve witnessed and nature of social media postings (frequent bar trips midweek) wasn’t adding up with his alleged hours billed. I pulled his time and it’s hard to say if it’s falsified or if he’s just incompetent - and I don’t want to go to my other partners if I’m not 100% sure. But it’s hard to believe he honestly spent .8 reviewing a one page order.
EY - ladies, what to wear to the holiday party?!
Might be a dumb question - but does your status carry over when you book a flight through chase rewards?
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