Has anyone taken one of those online executive courses, like the Harvard Extension School offers? Looking to use my $5k of tuition reimbursement and already have an MBA. Worth it? Best programs?
Thoughts on the value of online cybersecurity certificate programs from Stanford, UMUC, Harvard, etc vs just normal certs like CISSP?
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).
How did you know when you were ready to apply to b school? I can’t tell if I should wait an additional year and apply R1 in 2021. I know my post mba goal and I’m ready to go get it, I’m just concerned
Is it better to get Scrum Master certification or PMP Certification? Or should I get both? Thank you.
Any suggestions on MBA loan companies? Bank rates are low, should I consider federal loan or any other private institution? Thank you for your help 🙏🏽
Hi.. I am actively seeking opportunities in IT Consulting/ Program Mgmt. I have a total experience of 9+ yrs with around 7 yrs of post MBA (NMIMS) experience in the IT Consulting, Program Mgmt. and Business Development space. I have primarily worked on Digital Transformation engagements spanning across Data Governance and mgmt, Analytics and IT Infrastructure domains. I have worked across EU and APAC regions with on-site exposure in the ANZ region. So please do refer me for any suitable openings
Do any of y'all's firms have MBA networks? Considering starting one at my firm, but curious if this is a thing elsewhere. Thinking it could be a valuable resource for advice/networking/programming, etc. for employees considering an MBA program.
Supposed to join mbb post mba. In case my offer gets postponed to jan 2021, what should I do given that traveling the world is not an option.
What is the best mba program to transition from consulting (Deloitte Strategy) to IBD? Is it worth it if you want to exit into PE?
If people defer their start dates to MBA programs from fall 2020 to fall 2021 cus of covid-19, will the number admitted for those now applying for fall 2021 be hampered by this?
Currently making ~350k at a IB. Will be going back for my mba to transition into consulting. I’ve checked management consulted so familiar with post mba TC, but my question is how long will it take to get back up to 300k at each of your firms?
What’s the best use for my Corp Amex points before I leave for MBA? Thinking just doing a straight transfer to Delta?
MBA admissions event this week..mostly a behind the scenes look at the process. Event is about 2.5 hours. I’m not planning on applying until next year. What to wear, what to bring?
Any advice on how to transition from analytics consulting to strategy roles (industry or consulting) besides getting a MBA?
Currently managing a project and the SM is MIA, leaving me to take on their work in addition to mine. This is driving me into the ground and leading to burnout. How would you navigate / escalate this in a politically appropriate way?
Need to quit before year end so I can cash out this PTO. Otherwise I lose and leave anyway. Anyone thinking the same?
In today's Q&A chat on Call-A-Creative, our questions come from recent grad and aspiring creative, Abi Gaudreau. How picky should you be in your job hunt during this time? Is it really all about who you know? Is the cover letter dead? Find one creative's take in today's zoom session.
Does anyone not contribute at all to 401k, and instead independently manage their own investments?
Has anyone done the Facebook Data Scientist, Product Analytics interview process? If so, any insights you can share?
If anyone is looking for housing, I have a room opening up in my townhouse. Dunwoody/Doraville/Peachtree Corners area; M only. PM me if you're interested!
In addition to recruiters who contact you, what have been the most helpful sources for applying to jobs. Currently using LinkedIn, but finding a lack of relevant jobs in the corporate strategy, business development space.
Have you participated in a medical mission unrelated to your place of employment? If so, which program did you go thru?
My mother-in-law is in US with green card and has been in India past 5 months. She is coming back next week but has medical needs that would require her to stay longer (overall more than 9+ months).
PSA: reminder to schedule a day or two off in the upcoming weeks for a 4 day weekend (heck maybe even an entire week). It can do wonders for alleviating stress. Today I’ve gotten my oil changed, taken my dog to the vet, cleaned up my unibrow & have a facial scheduled. The rest of my day will be applying to jobs. I’ve only checked my email once and it feels so ridiculously good not to be tied to a laptop Monday morning. Take that time off ladies!
How long after final round big 4 interview for experienced hires do you usually hear back about an offer or rejection?
Watched the Whitney Houston documentary on the flight home (on United). Her life story was such a roller coaster. One of the people interviewed said all she wanted was purpose (continued)
Shout out to my client services and strategy folks who Managed to gloss over their client agency critique and home in on the creative critique of needing to be more out of the box when they are the on
Has anyone bought a vacation rental in Orlando? Any tips? Looking at reunion, windsors, champions gate. It’s all a little overwhelming. I’d plan to rent it out part of the time on vrbo and stay there maybe a month a year.
Does anyone else feel like this has been a “lost” year for career growth due to layoffs, furloughs, hiring/promotion freezes, the difficulties of all remote work, etc? Or is it just me...
Received take home interview assignments for a startup where data is incomplete/nonsensical and I suspect this is done on purpose. I clarified with interviewer and they state to make assumptions with the dirty data. I totally understand the intent but this rubs me the wrong way. WWYD.
Hello everyone! I am also a first year fifth grade teacher. Although I have previously subbed this is the first year I’ll have my own classroom. What are some essentials you need for your first class?
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