Anyone moved to BizOps in a start-up from Big 4 MC? Seems pointless trying to lateral to MBB/Big 4 strat just to then move on
What would make MBA school worth it to you? On a call now where out of state tuition was $97k… that plus 2 years of lost wages could easily be a $400k price tag. I understand different schools cost different amounts but still wild.
Does pre-MBA T2 consulting experience help or hurt for M7 summer internship interviews at MBB? Have heard prior consulting is helpful but have also heard that MBB doesnt like “bad habits” formed at other consulting firms.
When do you plan on telling your firms that you'll be leaving for an MBA in the fall or will you just give a regular two week notice?
For those that joined consulting post-MBA, do you wish you had started earlier or do you feel it was the right time? 2 years in and wondering if I should commit to another 3 years for B-school...
Is it viewed as “not good” to go back to my alma mater for MBA? It’s a top 40 business school and got me into B4 consulting easily. School has strong recruiting presence in the region I want and I have a full ride for their FT program. Appreciate any thoughts!
Hi everyone. I work in tax compliance and hate it, and hope to use an MBA to pivot to a new area like FP&A. Haven’t taken the GMAT yet but want to know how high a score I would need to be competitive at M7 or T15. Continued
For B4 partners, what happens to your shares if you leave the firm before vesting? E.g. if you left 3 years after making partner
Current S1 here. Is it okay if my resume experience is just: B4 Internship > Associate > Senior? (All in the same firm/practice) Never done other internships. The only other thing I could include is a student assistant job I had in college. Not sure if that's even relevant. Guess just the progression at this 1 firm is enough? Just looks a bit incomplete on the resume.
For MBA recruiting, what GMAT scores are MBB looking for? Is it a cutoff score situation or does every point help, even as you approach the top scores?
I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...
Why are big 4 bonuses atrocious?
Another MBA question. I’m 27 and make 125k at a tech startup. I like tech but would be open to strategy consulting as well. Is there any reason why I should get an MBA? I don’t see any benefit from a financial perspective. Thanks in advance!
I need help prioritizing the cpa exam over my relationship. I always put off studying to spend time with my boyfriend. How can I fix this? Serious advice only please!
Anyone done a masters in Human Computer Interaction (HCI)? If so, what do you do now and would you have rather done an MBA?
Do people/recruiters count the MBA as 2 years of work experience? My gut would say no but the more I think about it the more I’m uncertain
Senior up for promo to manager in audit in next year. Have decided I do not want to be an auditor. Which of these paths do you think is best? 1. Stay 1 more year, exit to industry with manager title. 2. Move to advisory internally, but most likely would have to do one more year in audit and move as audit manager to advisory sr 3. Exit immediately into industry to try for accounting manager title / senior accountant or sr fin analyst 4. Exit immediately to advisory senior at another big 4 firm
Does Big 4 ever allow foreign national employees to file I-485 through the employees’ own lawyers?
Anyone leased a car with the Car Allowance rather than cashing it out as I do? How does it work out taxwise as a benefit? The cash bonus currently gets taxed at the full applicable rate (40% for me).
Anyone ever successfully referred an SO? I am obviously biased, but I am also not going to refer someone that is not qualified. Any suggestions as to how to ensure the referral is taken seriously?
Now that the CDC says no masks needed indoors if vaccinated, is anybody concerned what that means for kids under 12? I’m assuming that the honor system isn’t entirely going to work (I.e., some unvaccinated people will go maskless). I don’t want my 5 and 7 year olds around unvaccinated unmasked strangers, but it’s also a bummer to stop taking them places. Not that I was taking them that many places, but the occasional grocery store, shoe store, etc. seems riskier now.
How do you schedule video office hours using Google classroom and Google Meet? I feel so lost here..
Two R1 Zoom interviews - one went well and the other not so well. Think it was a good cop bad cop situation. Do they factor in both interviews 50-50?
Has anyone had success with using a wireless doorbell in their classroom? Thinking about trying it with 5th grade. Thoughts?
Hello All, I have recently received an offer letter from NTT data, may i know the average yearly hike and WLB. Role: Consultant Skill: SAP MM Exp : 4.3 years
I would honestly pay fishbowl money if they would let me filter out all these dumb MBB(other firm) posts going on today
Moving to NYC for work and looking for places. Deciding whether I should live with random roommates or shell out an extra couple hundred a month on a studio/1BR. With COVID getting worse and winter coming, I see it both ways: I may appreciate having other people to live/interact with but I also appreciate a space completely to myself where I'm completely comfortable considering I may have to spend a lot of time at home (I will be WFH most days). Anyone have a perspective? Has covid changed it?
Is it worth trying to get 3,000 more PQMs by December to reach United Platinum next year? Are there any significant benefits for Platinum vs Gold?
Just after senior promotion many of my friends plan to leave as is expected. But it seems a little crazy to much work will fall in so few senior's who stayed
Sr. Technical Product Mgr, Amazon, Seattle. 10+YOE. TC range? Can i negotiate to raise to pricipal PM level?
Met a Wharton guy yesterday, he said I should change jobs at least once before applying since most of his classmates did more than 1 job. He recommended going to a startup for at least 1 year. I'm not sure since I feel like I've done many different "jobs" in consulting with different projects. Thoughts?
When you’ve been saying for months that the client is playing you and then the client drops a “sorry not sorry" email before Christmas 🤦🏾♂️
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