Blackrock question: Anyone here at Aladdin Client Engagement team? Any thoughts for VP roles there - quality of work, culture and growth potential?
Account People: what keeps you from going client side? Hours and money are supposedly better. You don't have so take it from the client. If you're lucky, you could even work for a company you admire.
I’ve seen a lot of posts about companies letting project managers go in big numbers. Just a coincidence or are PMs first to go in an economic downturn? What positions are the most job secure in Tech?
McKinsey & Company people, can you please explain the national staffing model? Is it true that one can get any project they want irrespective of their location? I’m about to start post MBA and curious how staffing really works
Finally staffed on a weekly travel project after so long and planning to get a new credit card - chase sapphire reserve or Amex platinum? Delta flyer here and usually doesn’t eat out
Would I get in trouble with PwC if I did part-time work outside of my regular working hours? It is cost savings consulting for small businesses that would be far smaller than our client base.
I am on a H1b and my client wants me to help in an international project. I would be splitting my time 50/50 in the US and working abroad. Is this an issue with the H1b?
Looking for referral at Barclays. Applied some opening through portal, but didn't get any call. If you find any opening in your project or account with this below skillset, pls DM me you mail id. I will share my resume to you.
Tech stack : Angular, Web development, Front end, Team Lead, Project Management
Current role: Technical Manager and Architect YoE : 11.10 yrs.
Does anyone feel like the work they are doing isn’t what the company portrayed during recruitment? I went into cyber and thought the work would be a little technical with project management. All I’m doing is helping companies comply with their standards, procedures, and policies. It might be the most boring thing I’ve ever done in my life...
If any qualified candidate needs a referral to CohnReznick, please DM me. Fantastic firm, great people and overall culture, great hours compared to other public accounting firms, and we just substantially adjusted salaries to battle inflation effective 1/1/2022. Let me know!
Can I tell my manager that I hate my project and want to roll off? New to consulting & seriously struggling with the demands of job. Don’t want to let my team down, but starting to drop the ball
Hi, I am working in a support project, Tata Consultancy from last 1 year, now i want to change the profile.. what Skills I should opt for?
I’ve been diagnosed with partial hearing loss. It isn’t so noticeable, since it’s only on the high-frequencies, which are the ones that give clarity not volume. Should I tell my supervisor or project about it? I don’t want to receive the grandpa treatment of having people screaming at my ear or to hinder my performance in any way; or should just keep it to myself?
Client winking at you in meeting. Thoughts?
Good Morning Ladies,
I wanted to ask some advice to see if I am wrong for feeling the way I feel. Here’s the story: I (25BW) works for a very small engineering firm. Everybody at my firm is fairly young the oldest being 45. The owner is just 33 and my direct boss. We recently won a huge project and I am the project manager. I was creating an agenda for a meeting that am leading and asked for mark ups to ensure I have everything. It was approx 1.5 hr before the meeting and still haven’t 1)
I am joining Accenture on 16Aug need inputs on Project Amazon Prime Air.
Anyone can give me a details over the project?
Help really appreciated
I heard many people joined as lateral hires in last 2 months in Nagarro .. can u guys share me some insights about your new company (mainly project allocations) and is it tougher to get client projects ?
I have my joining in the month end, so it will be helpful for me to decide.
Thanks in advance
Additional Posts in Asset / Investment Management
Say you budget $50k a year for non-tuition expenses and have $100k in the bank. Would you still invest some of that or just hold the $100k?
Gotta love when seniors become managers and all of a sudden forget they have a job. Yes, I know I will get hate on this but damn, slow your power roll a little bit
Average age of a Big 4 consulting manager?
Hi has anyone moved to Australia recently with 482 visa?? Need some info on timelines and other processes. Pls reply or DM me.
Hi folks - Would appreciate is someone can provide the range for AD salary. Was reached out by recruiter and don’t want to waste my or their time if numbers don’t align. Thanks.
I have always seen that laptops are delivered to home by courier for most of the cases these days in wfh scenario. I am going to join PwC soon and my onboarding point of contact is asking me to visit the office to collect the laptop. So is it true, or they are implementing the new rule on me only..!!
Can someone confirm this if they have joined recently. Specifically if Bhubaneswar, Odisha as their base location. Also what else do they deliver if you are asked to visit the office.
I have my first work trip next week (4-5 hours of travel each way, 3 nights away). I am pretty scared of the sporadic fridge access and such. What are your best hacks for pumping during work trips? I am bringing my Elvies with me, but is there anything else you found helpful? Would appreciate any tips!
It hurts, because it’s true…
Should you refrain from telling others where you are heading? I am leaving for a consulting firm. Typically when someone leave PwC in my market they type an email saying where they are headed. I don’t feel comfortable doing that.
Ladies, what are your thoughts on Kate Spade bags? I'm 29, Manager level. I'd like a nice bag but not the hefty price tag luxury bags have. Looking for an everyday bag under $300. I'm not looking for any specific name brand or for it to be one for that matter 😊 Just a good quality bag for everyday use.
Wondering if I could connect with anyone familiar with BCG recruiting process to chat about applying to another country - this is my second attempt through undergrad recruiting and seems like the application never makes it through to the office I'm applying to. Thanks in advance! Boston Consulting Group
who ever bought AMZ stocks, god bless you.
Hi guys the one fossil I’m missing is the Archelon skull! Please let me know if you have an extra and we can work out a fair exchange. Thanks :)
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Looking for a new investment team member who is curious, independent, data driven, ambiguity-comfortable, and attracted to solving big problems requiring patience and systematic approaches.
Has anyone had an extensive career in risk analytics using platforms like Axioma or Barra? Would love to chat and get a better understanding of career paths/opportunities in this field
Hi does anyone here work for BlackRock? I had a quick question about one of the groups over there and was looking for some insight.
If you knew something illegal was going on at your firm, but you could get in serious trouble for mentioning it, what would you do?
Quitting a week after you just start a job. Advice or thoughts? Anyone quit or have had someone quit on your team?
What are some things to focus on in writing a cover letter? This would be for an Associate level position. I imagine it should be different than for an entry level role?
Does anybody here have experience working in a strategy/operations function at a hedge fund? I’m interested to hear what your experience has been like; currently interviewing now
CAIA or CMT?
I do institutional sales for an asset manager. Am graduating in the fall with an MBA from a top 40 school. Would like a designation but dont want to do the CFA. ￼ Between the CAIA and CMT: which one is more applicable to asset management, and better status/recognition?￼￼￼ appreciate any insight￼
Whats a good salary for a Portfolio manager position with 7+ yrs of experience in private credit based in London? The overall AUM managed is close to $500M with $60M in credit strategies.
Those who have worked on both the retail and RIA side, which do you prefer and recommend and for what reason. Currently at an RIA and fielding offers from a retail bank and a larger RIA.
What is the best way to land in equity research with 1.5 years of Product control analyst exp at a top bank, Masters in finance degree, CFA level 3 candidate, multiple ER related course work? Appreciate any help
How do I not feel bad that I’m interviewing at another firm? I haven’t told my manager or team anything, and I really like them and don’t want to leave them hanging, so it feels like I’m betraying their trust. I know that I’ll have to at some point. Any advice?
Does anyone know the salary bands for an Authorised Officer, Associate Director and Director at UBS, specifically Asset Management in NY?UBS
Anyone here work for S&P Global? Have
an interview next week for a associate
director role, salary band G12 I think.
Any thoughts on the salary range for
that? Base expectations? Bonus?
Unsure what I should anticipate in terms of bonus - anyone have a rough benchmark for AM Operations in the UK?
I'd initially joined a banking grad scheme in which we were 'exempt' from bonuses (using a temporary contract as a scapegoat) and the bonus with my follow up firm would have barely gotten me a Netflix sub. I have no real point of reference, but want to plan and can't exactly ask colleagues what to expect...
I work in a Rep Services Call Center for an Insurance/ Investment Company. Currently I'm pursuing my MBA at Western Governors University and I plan to get my Series 7 after my MBA so I can get out of the Call Center and advance my career. I'm looking for some advice / guidance/ideas for growth opportunities from here.
I'd like to hear about good experiences and bad experiences people have had in this industry, where did you start, how did you grow from there, what licenses do you have, ect.
Hello any tips/info on questions for an execution trader role (VP level) at top tier hedge fund?
Anyone know what the pay is for Private Wealth Consultant?
Going on my 5th interview with Franklin Templeton for Private Wealth Consultant role on the RIA/private bank side. They haven’t given much detail on the bonus structure other than some basics. Looking for salary range, bonus potential, etc.
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