I plan on seriously applying next year. However I want to throw in app for one or two schools just for fun round 2 this year. 330 GRE. Asian. Board of local nonprofit. Enough time for a worthwhile app?
New manager, need to move all my financial accounts to be in PwC's brokerage simplification program. I'm interviewing a few recommended advisors this week... what should I be looking for? Qs to ask?
I have been approached for a new job opportunity. Its a good company & normally I would definitely go ahead with the next step but I just found out that one of my ex-colleagues is in the same team that I'm being approached for. It would be at the same level. This person was a really bad employee & really ruined the team culture.. The only good thing I can say about this person is that they were smart enough to quit before being fired. I'm apprehensive to even try & interview here. Any advice?
Has anyone ever had to get their credit score checked for a job? Got an email using GetRocketCreditScore. I remember applying for a job that emailed me but just verifying if anyone else has had to.
Advice for getting an interview at FAANG? I am trying to pivot from consulting to more product / sales side of things.
Have a SQL interview coming up... They said it will be 3-4 questions that should take me 1-1.5 hours total, and to know "intermediate to advanced SQL, particularly joins and window functions". Any tips for preparing? I can do the hard questions on StrataScratch and am wondering if that's as hard as interview questions will get.
Has anyone interviewed with Pinterest for product mgr roles? I have an upcoming interview and need to prepare to be tested in knowledge of SQL and A/B testing. Even if you’ve prepared for similar assessments your advice would be helpful (please and thx)
People who have interviewed for experienced positions for consulting or industry. What's it like at a more junior/"senior associate/ level with low YOE. Like how do you usually prepare for the interview? I've only done on-campus hire interviews so it was just basic behavioral stuff.
Interviewing for a role at Deloitte Strategy & Ops Business Insights UK. Got a 4 hour long round 2 (video interview) with case study, presentation type rounds. What type of cases can I expect ?
Advice on how to switch from pharma to consumer (portfolio prep) gonna start applying September. Been in pharma only a year before was in house a year. Just got promoted to AD from Jr
So I’m waiting on an offer from one company but they’re taking their time. I’m also entering into or have finished final interviews with 2 other companies. I obviously don’t want to stop those interviews while waiting for an offer. Is it okay or normal to use those interviews to try and speed up the offer delivery? Or is that a no-no?
can’t stop thinking about if my goals made sense to them, if my interview made sense to them, if I’ll even get in. is that imposter syndrome?
I have been seeing lot of LinkedIn posts of Googlers leaving after <2-3 years at Google On the other hand, there are those who have been trying for years to get into Google. So what are some reasons current Googlers leave after such a short time there?
I was referred in Deloitte but I am not getting any interview invite. What might be wrong? I had given an interview more than 6months ago.
Have wanted to move into finance / investment management for a while now. Thought I would do it after B School. Senior Analyst w/ ACN. Should hit C by EOY '18. Final round interview with cont...
I’ve been interviewing for other companies over the last few weeks and my biggest fear with leaving consulting is losing my ability to bullshit. I can talk circles around people and really sell myself. Has anyone left consulting and been able to keep this superpower?
Anyone in the PwC Connected Supply Chain practice? I’m interviewing with a few MDs soon and I am still very cloudy on the specific projects, clients, etc. to expect.
Just got the assessment email for the first round interview with Uber...Any tips?? What should I watch out for??
Hiring @Trianz for mentioned positions. Please message me with the Role name and I will share the detailed job description. Thank you.
Hello H1B community - I apologize if someone has asked this question already, I tried looking but didn’t find much on the topic. What should I do if my status is expiring in the next month? My OPT is expiring in June and I was approved for H1B but via consular notification, not change of status. I was supposed to go to India in April for stamping but obviously couldn’t given the circumstances. Is anyone in the same boat / have any advice?
New York. All talk and no action here when it comes to actual inclusion and not cosmetic efforts.
When HR thinks they can assign their bitch work to the bench: “Plan a retirement party. Research venues and manage invites.” On what Earth is this a good use of any consultants time, pay, or growth?🙄
Best excuse for not coming into the office when you are going to a second interview for a job that you will take if you get it? 🤷🏻♂️
How many of the good comedy scripts w/ budget $100K - $1M are going out to the union Production Co’s versus to freelance directors or to in-house options? I’m a comedy director who was super busy as a freelancer, now that I’ve signed with a prod. co. I’m barely seeing any work after months on the roster. Wondering if I should go back to freelance?
Advice for negotiating salary when first starting at your firm? How much higher than my current salary dare I put as desired salary? MD/MBA here in healthcare sector. Please help!
Is there a bowl for resume development? I feel like my resume looks well put together and the interviews I’ve had all went super well but I can only get an interview with a referral
EY 🐠: does EY have cost of living salary adjustments or is salary consistent across city tiers?
BCG fish I need advice. Currently interviewing for a Consultant level role, they mentioned it was generalist track and it’s located in the south region. If I have experience and an affinity to work within healthcare would I be able to network and get staffed on healthcare engagements regardless of region? Don’t want to get stuck in energy work or another industry if that’s what ends up happening. Boston Consulting Group
Advice, please? Boss in subsidiary seems jealous auntie-boss and grand-boss @ parent co are starting to pay attention and give me more interesting work, which I want. How do I side step him?
I’ve been sober about 14 months, and now with things opening up more I’ve been going out to dinner, concerts etc with friends. I’ve been finding it hard to have fun, or not get restless while out. I think a large part of this is maybe I find the company around me boring? and they’re also all drinking. Maybe I just needed to write that out and vent to say, I’m bored! Maybe saying that out loud will help me get out of my comfort zone to find new activities that change my outlook.
Fellow fishes! It’s time i start caring about my retirement. Let’s say TC is 225k. I am 31 years old. Should I have both a 401K and IRA? And, which should be traditional and which should be Roth? Appreciate all love and insight/guidance and explanations ❤️.
I was working with a racist bigot client before covid hit and tonight I'm especially glad I don't have to fly in to see his stupid face in the morning. I'm glad none of us have to go into an office after nights like tonight.
Is Harvard’s discrimination against Asians limited to their business school? For instance, do they do the same in medical school?
More and more colleagues are claiming that bringing a job offer from the competition is the fastest way to get a promotion from mgr to sr mgr and/to MD, do you agree?
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