Product Manager vs Strategy/Business Operations at a Tech company if the goal is to optimize compensation and WLB? Current TC 125K (2nd year SC post MBA)
Considering the FRM certification. Those who’ve taken it, how quant heavy is it? I have a compliance risk background and don’t have a deep math or statistics background. However, I want to expand my skillset. Any thoughts?
How important is getting a Six Sigma Green/Black belt? Does it make a difference in comp/offers/projects/promotion?
Which MBA programs have the most known brands? For instance while Haas and Tuck may be ranked higher than stern, I’d argue the stern name is more widely known
Does anyone know of recruiting firms with a focus on Anti-money laundering? I’m foreign educated and newly admitted NY attorney with CAMS certification but living in Miami lol. I’m here, because my husband practices in SoFlo. Any recommendations? I don’t have any experience but have CAMS.
What are your thoughts on the value of a Harvard Extension School degree vs. a standard online MBA from a reputable public university? I feel like the Harvard name carries a lot of value....
Has anyone regretted getting a T10 MBA FT MBA? I already make 100k but am unhappy with my current job but the 200k cost seems scary. I’m thinking it’s still worth it because I’ve heard nobody regrets working 2 years less when they are older. Just wanted to get people’s thoughts
Current CISA. Is it worth getting CFE?
6 years in consulting at big 4 firms including strategy projects. Have a horrible undergrad gpa (2.8)...what can I do to get into a top MBA program? (Not HBS/Wharton/Stanford, but schools like UVA)
Any openings in pharma/ life sciences consulting? B.Pharm grad + MBA (new IIM) with 2.5 years of prior work ex in pharma R&D (Drug safety/pharmacovigilance). Currently working as a SAP consultant in Deloitte.
How hard would it be to bump offered title from SC to M ? Offer is from Big4, Currently 4 yoe, cissp,cism, cisa, Any help would be appreciated
Would a SHRM certification be beneficial for a consultant in organization strategy? Anyone in a similar boat?
Anyone take courses/get a degree from Harvard Extension School? Experience? Was it worth it? Are you also able to build a network? Realize it’s not like an MBA, but that doesn’t fit my life now .
Mba consultant recommendations for essays? Mainly for sanity check on story and trimming fat since most of my rough drafts so far are over word limits Also any DIY tips on identifying/removing fluff?
30,manager IT advisory.Tired of this line of work &want 2move out.May be too late for MBA.Suggestions plz! Not sure if industry is good option &do they offer lateral shift 2different profile once in😓
I’m trying to hop between big 4 consulting roles. Presently, I’m a life science PhD and MBA hire to EY with 3+ YOE as a Senior consultant/associate. Do I have any shot at manager roles assuming I focus on life science roles? I’m concerned my lack of manager title kills any chance I have of joining another firm as a manager.
Hello fishes, anyone here preparing for GMAT or GRE while working full time? How's market for MBA at this time? Please share your thoughts
I'll be joining Microsoft's FRP next year, and I'm trying to establish a plan for my LT goals. From reading various threads, the consistency seems to be consulting->FAANG. I've heard that mobility into a Corp Strat role is feasible - just a matter of networking. Since I'll be starting at Microsoft and Strategy is something of interest, can anyone share their experiences if they have done this or know someone who has? Wondering what role an M7 MBA may lead to as well (considering). TIA!
Stories of people transitioning into sports management? Interested in hearing strategies to break in after mba and consulting
Does PWC pay for MBA? Is it Full or Partial?
Got an offer from BCG UK @ Principal level £150k base, £20k sign on.. is that on point / any views on salary increments on years 2/3?
A lot of negative reviews on Glassdoor saying Google Cloud does not have the same culture as the rest of Google. Anybody here able to weigh in?
What do u guys wear for zoom video interviews? Can I just wear a collared shirt? Rather be in my solid Tee.
There is a special place in hell for people who open the window blinds on a 5:00am flight.
How would you go about telling a company you don’t want to do anymore interviews? I was originally told probably two or three, then “one last one”, and now “potentially two more”. In each interview, they talk like I have the role and keep asking how much notice I would need to give as if they’re in a rush to get me in, but then schedule another round of interviews. Honestly the interviews seem more like meet and greets. Cont.
I took a positive pregnancy test this morning (yay!) after a four-day vacation that involved way more than my fair share of drinking. I’d taken a pregnancy test the day I left for vacation and it was negative. While I am so excited about the positive test, especially after miscarrying several months ago, I can’t help but feel totally guilty and worried I may have affected the baby. Please tell me I’m not the only one who has experienced this and whether my anxiety is warranted!
This is about to be the first month in my life where I'm unable to pay off my credit card statement balance (about 2.5k leftover) and I'm feeling like such a failure. Any tips on how to mitigate the impact of this and get out of the hole asap?
Would you accept a lower than expected salary if you know you’ll gain experience in an area you lack in and it would also look great on your resume/potentially level up your career? 90k in Palo Alto.
Interviewing a candidate at my seniority level for the first time. What kind of questions are the best ones to ask?
Any Deloitte Advisory fish who haven't heard back about their promotion results? I still haven't heard back and apparently neither has my counselor. 😥
New project next week flying JFK-DFW. How screwed am I? Latest project was JFK-Tampa and that was delayed every. Single. Week. But at least I never stayed overnight.
When is it best to leave big 4 Investment/Financial Services tax in terms of years/level?
Opinions and any information regarding billable hours and quality of work life at Stockwell, Harris, Woolverton & Helphrey...anything info appreciated!
My wife has had complications with her pregnancy recently, so I've been taking advantage of my unlimited PTO to stay at the hospital. My boss has begun complaining that it's been too frequent and the team needs me. How do I balance being there for my wife and my team?
Does McKinsey have a practice similar to BCG Gamma, applying data analytics/machine learning to different industries?
Had a conversation with a fin-tech stealth startup with seed funding. Role is Chief of Staff to COO, and would focus on refining product market fit for pathway to the A round, with a ton of potential for growth. I’m intrigued, and I wouldn’t have to take a big pay cut on salary, but what else am I missing or should be thinking about?
I am on OPT, with 2 years left. I work for Company A right now, and I am happy with them. Company B applied for my H1b this year and I was selected. They are processing the H1b, but I don’t wanna work there. Can I take the approved H1b to Company A and continue there, without ever working for Company B? Can I work for Company B once the H1b is approved and not got to Company A at all?
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