I need some inputs on if I should pursue a MBA. Goal that I would use MBA for is getting into VC, only a undergrad internship in that space, or doing a search fund and like micro PE. I would consider corporate VC too. Alternative is to focus on meetups to meet founders, getting a better job and hit the accredited investor status so I can invest with angels. Undergrad was a top business school, so I feel strong with finance and other functions.
How soon is too soon to be preparing for a lateral move? I did my 1L summer internship in a niche area of securities law, loved it, took courses on it. I decided I wanted to explore securities law a little more broadly and not to pigeonhole myself. The firm I’m at is great—doing sec lit—but has zero work in that niche area that I liked. I’m afraid that I am passing on a passion, and I don’t want to get too “old” for a firm to take me on if I have zero experience in a specialty area. Advice? Thx
Any product managers here? I'm currently pursuing master's in engineering management from Northeastern University. I have 2 years of work exp as a consultant, have managed a team of 5 and built a couple of products! I'm looking for an internship in Product management. Can someone refer? Thank you!
Hey guys, I am currently in audit looking to pivot to FDD. I have about a year of experience in audit, and 6 months internship experience in private equity. Looking to leverage my experience in both audit and private equity in FDD. Don’t have a CPA but I have started studying. Looking to stay remote/west coast office. Open to connect with anyone further.
Any NYC CD’s who have time to grab a coffee and take a look at our book? We are a junior team from the Netherlands. We just finished our internship at Grey and are on exchange at the SVA.
Anyone willing to refer me to google for an internship please? I am a computer/information science major at Cornell with a focus in human interaction and UX design and user experience with a business communication minor. I have internship experience in user research and design and application design.
anyone have any advice for networking into a specific team for my internship next summer? i already have the offer now i want to make sure i get my desired team
How do you approach a legal intern who isn’t doing their best on the assignments you give them? To clarify, the issues I have aren’t with mistaken legal analysis/legal writing (they are still learning and I’d never be upset at them for that- I don’t even know everything lol) but on tasks that just require them to compare sets of records for similarities/discrepancies or check the status of discovery document production from OC, etc. Cont’d in comments —
Could my full time offer with pwc get rescinded if I take a summer internship at a bank before I start?
Thoughts on going with Fidelity to get my licenses (63,7) while still a junior in school. I have an offer from Goldman for an internship next summer but I’m leaning towards fidelity because they will pay for my school and I can start making money while still in school. Any advice would be appreciated.
Any jrs who didn’t go to VCU , MAS, or Creative Circus also having a tough time landing a full time gig? I’ve only been able to snatch an internship and short term freelance. Advice please. #desperate
Any agencies in SF looking for an AAE / Junior Account Manager? Just finished up an internship and looking for something full time.
How would you design an intern program for a project with a long onramp and few low-hanging fruit?
I worked in consulting for a couple of years and am in my freshman year in B-school. Even though I had planned to try out some new sector in my internship, I seem to not find anything else as........
Is Deloitte Audit (DC area) a good place to start my career? I am an Intern at GT now, but want to try big four.
I keep being told what I have to do, but no one will show me how to do it. Be very careful how you word IEP’s without being given. The wording. I have been here 2 years as an intern. Now, with 3 weeks to go, I find out the name of the support person? I was never given training and my intern support person never met with me. Not even once! I’m not being hired back because I don’t know how to do what I was never trained on.
I got an internship-unpaid-which I thought would be a good way to learn. But I found myself working just with the owner and not getting any guidance from someone on my field, because he doesn’t have any marketing or PR managers, it’s just him. I feel that he hired me to work for free and come up with a plan without any other guidance that what he knows about the industry and the objectives he wants. Is that how it works? Am I complaining for nothing?
Hi I am a new teacher intern hired yesterday. I will be teaching second grade. School reopens on Aug 17. I do not have my own materials. I do not know what materials are there in my classroom. What should I buy? I will be talking to the Principal on Monday to find out more. I am very excited and nervous at the same time. Any tips and suggestions for me would be helpful.
I like seeing others succeed.. but I can’t take people posting on LinkedIn that they “are pleased to announce” their new internship. Like they just signed with a SEC football team as a 5 star recruit.
How’s the culture at pwc? Thinking of applying. Work hours? Pipeline? Leadership? Diversity?
My brother is applying to medical school, and apparently being AAPI/Asian/Indian yields one being bucketed into an over represented minority, so would need far more merit than means and medians, due to the high performance of the bucket. I started wondering, throughout my brother and my life, if being Asian had ever had any help- in my childhood, my Asian friends were cut throat with everything- volunteering ops or internship/family help. Brother made a comment that he wished he wasn’t Asian
I’m thinking about doing an MS in Analytics/data science online and part-time during my MBA. Good idea or spreading myself too thin?
Everyone talks about getting an MBA, but no one talks about what its like while getting one. Do people actually fail? Do grades matter? I did a masters in App Econ at Hopkins, told myself no more.
Have people had success applying to FAANG, MBB, VC etc roles on LinkedIn or should I be going about this another way?
Anyone actually keep their PHR active? I got my cert in 2013 and have done nothing since.
Probably within 1 year of manager promotion, is it short sighted to leave before the promo?
What percentage of your time is spent explaining why something cannot be done to a client (or why it cant be done in the original timeframe)
Was supposed to find out about a job by end of day today. Just got a calendar invite for 15 minutes to chat tomorrow instead. Also saw someone who I didn’t interview with (but could be a collaborator) who had looked at my linkedin a few weeks ago before one of my interviews looked at it again a few hours ago. Are these good signs or am I gonna cry of despair and burnout tomorrow?
What's the anticipated salary range for a Manager at PWC (~7 years of experience)? Financial Services Enabling Technologies practice NYC.
Where should I move to? Top choices are: LA, San Diego, Austin, Washington DC? Currently living in Florida and looking for better tech job opportunities + not super cold / rainy (like Seattle)
What are the industry standards/averages for Total Comp/Managed Revenue for “client partners” or “account partners”?
Hello all, Wondering if anyone has high-level visual of a HR systems roadmap that also captures the employee experience with an end to end view? Currently we have a products map however want to add in the experience component and am having a hard time with a good visual. Many thx
Going on 5 months since I was laid off and I’m slowing losing hope. I’ve exhausted all my contacts, my network, people not even in my network. I feel that I’m never not looking and I’m running out of options. I know I’m not alone by any stretch but somehow it doesn’t make it easier.
If you get laid off as green card holder, do you have to go back to your home country? Can I take contract jobs while searching for full time?
Going to finish around 10 to 15k miles short of exec plat on AA. Mileage run over the next few weeks worth it?
Had a very early call with the client and foreign lawyers this morning. One of the other country lawyers couldn’t use my telecon number, so I had to set up an impromptu Zoom meeting. In pajamas, no makeup. Firm’s Zoom has no option for the organizer to start the meeting with their camera off for some reason. Client and other lawyers are all female, and they all turned their cameras on in solidarity. I love the supportive women I have the pleasure to work with. Any other Zoom WFH war stories?
Homework... it’s my worst nightmare in the classroom. I have to give it but have flexibility in creating my own policy. Please share what you give, how you collect, and/or grade!! THANKS!
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