Ex-bankers at Google: what role are you in?
Do people nowadays value FAANG, or even startups (i.e Lime, Airbnb, Allbirds), more than consulting (i.e big 4) in terms of prestigious? Understand that position and firm matter, but want to (cont...)
Finally got a FAANG exit! I’m out fellow fish, good luck to you all with your individual exit ops and know that you can do it.
Is it worth it to say real reasons why you’re actually leaving during your exit interview?
Gibson Dunn: What are people’s thoughts on the quality of work, firm culture, diversity, and career opportunities?
Starting in a new role and making 25k more but still same job title, does the title really matter?
Once again liberals show how much they really want diversity and equality by banning conservative pundit Ben Shapiro from speaking at DePaul university. Way to go social justice warriors.
There’s been a rise in Diversity equity and inclusion trainings. My experience with these has always been terrible. How has your experience been? Anyone have good experiences? If yours has been terrible too, what should they have done differently?
Opinion: What are the best cities [not necessarily states] to be a teacher? Looking at factors like salary, cost of living, activities for families, benefits, diversity, training, etc...
Want to jump to another firm-- should I apply on their career site or get a referral or you have a better plan? help
We need a contemporary version of Mad Men that reveals how fucked up and unethical our industry can be. Especially when it comes to diversity, social causes, and awards!!
SM asked me to “fix the gender ratio” on a pursuit deck where I had a team of 3 men and 5 women. Guarantee if it had been 6 men and 2 women he wouldn’t have batted an eye 🙄
Anyone ever used a ride share app that employs women only? Really wish it was an option to choose gender on Uber... especially for late night rides
NYTimes headline this morning: “Firm Behind ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue Underpaid Women, U.S. Says.” Settling out $5mil in a gender/race discrimination lawsuit.
This Diversity in Leadership post is litty! If you enjoy reading comments and/or passionate one way or another about responding to ignant folk...enjoy https://joinfishbowl.com/post_53qxycw
From one HR to the other - what do we think about the level of diversity shown in this vid released by my employer earlier today? I think they‘ve done a nice job trying to feature a good mix but might‘ve actually „overdone“ it? Might be cause I’m used to male-only engineering lol https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6871427562401275904
I’ve interviewed three times with two separate employers. Both have now appeared to have ghosted me in response to my candidacy. Is this the new normal, or are employers hesitant about hiring during COVID and are simply exploring the market? How long do I wait before contacting them a second time before writing off the opportunity?
Tim Castree (GroupM NA CEO) announced the creation of GroupM's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Board today via email. Out of 12, only 4 are women and 1 is POC.
Does anyone feel like the 'token' diversity person in a room/meeting and how do you deal with it?
Being considered for a senior role, need to negotiate pay. What’s a reasonable amount for a first time senior creative in Chicago?
Is investment banking really that pathetic as a career? Thinking of getting into IB. I have 1 year in tech consulting, and 1 year in strategy consulting. I’ve been working with financial services and automotive clients. It seems easier to break into EB IB than MBB, and my goal is to exit into PE, preferably without getting a top MBA. Is it worth getting my wlb hit for 1-2 years?
Hi! Everyone, I am a PhD turned consultant with 2 years at big 4. I was wondering if there are openings at MBB that I can apply to? I am a molecular biologist by training and do life sciences consulting in the cell and gene therapy domain.
Does Deloitte reimburse AWS certification cost? Or is there any specific way of using Deloitte’s corporate credentials while creating the AWS certification account? Please advise.
Hello! HR Business Partner looking to pivot into Human Capital, any advice/best practices? I have almost seven years of experience, Masters in HRM,SHRM certified and previously worked at B4 firm.... No consulting experience so seeking advice on how to break into HC consulting. Thanks!
A2 here. On my first repeat client & I'm really humbled by how much I know compared to last year 😭 work papers used to look like gibberish haha
Does anyone have any experience working at/with Landing AI or any of Andrew Ng's teams? Culture/WLB/experience/etc.?
Has anyone bought a Black Friday or Cyber Monday electronic that’s helped with their work? Trying to find some ideas to treat myself. Hope everyone’s having a nice holiday weekend!
Got an offer from ACN for level 10 bus&tech delivery senior analyst for 84K MCOL.Thoughts on compensation?
PSA: DCA is a disaster leave early. Someone brilliant decided to host dog training in the morning delaying EVERYTHING
I just took a 60k salary cut to get experience in a new category. Also not working with a-holes. That’s a plus.
Hi Fishes, I have two offers, one is 10lpa from a Indian company with regular breakout of medical insurance, basic pay, HRA, ... The second one is from a non Indian company 12lpa, but there is no break up, no pf no HRA nothing, they just credit 1l per month and I have to take care of medical insurance, pf externally, which one would be profitable salary wise?
I know I am weird, but I feel like being a Tax manager is becoming too comfortable for me...and it feels weird to be in a comfort zone. And now that we know our salary, I feel like I am just waiting to get promoted in a year or two. Am I just easily bored? Anyone feels this way?
Upside of connecting with the same flight you flew in on, is you know it won't be delayed flying out. 👍🏻
How much notice did you give your employer when taking parental leave? I’m interested in hearing from both men and women. What is considered the standard notice as well as minimum that is professionally acceptable. Also interested in scenarios where the full leave was not taken immediately after childbirth.
So I was diagnosed w cancer and have spent the last 6 months in surgery, chemo, rocs, etc. I’ve not stopped working accept for 2 weeks post surgery. My boss has been generally understanding about me taking some time when needed. I took a few extra pto during thxgiv week. Prior to leaving I had several project that I had to deliver, without any feedback I submitted them. When I got back I was given poor feedback &told that “your inconsistent presence is hard to work with”… how do I react?
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