Is taking an internship at a very good/very big agency worth It? Any horror stories of not getting a job and screwing yourself after an internship concludes?
I’m just beginning the lateral hunt and looking to make the move from boutique to big law. Curious what firms, if any, are still notoriously strict about law schools even for a mid-level position. My work experience is spot on, but I graduated from a regional school in the Midwest (top 10% and law review board). Hoping to not waste my time applying to firms that will auto-ding because my school isn’t blue chip.
Any stats on how many people get past 1st phone screening case interview with McK? Also if it’s phone does it mean no charts?
What's the salary band at Manager level in the corporate restructuring group? I am being interviewed at manager level, final interview on Tuesday. Current CTC 31 (all fixed) expecting 40L pa fixed?
Thoughts on GS+P as an intern/junior?
Starting my job in public soon. What’s the deal with tattoos? Although things are still virtual, l’d like to start rebuilding my work wardrobe after losing a considerable amount of weight. I have an inner bicep tattoo, but would eventually like to get more visible tattoos. I typically wore long sleeves/sweaters when I was an intern, but it got pretty hot in the summer. Fully aware this is a “decision with consequences” but wondering if this is still something people worry about?
Interview with Goldman’s sales strategy and enablement team. Can anyone provide insight into this process? Or connect me with someone that can? TIA
MBB folks: when you refer a candidate what do you look for? I feel that I have a strong background and I just need to land on that interview to win
Stress of interviews is getting to me How do people manage? I have 1 every single day and I am doing a lot of preparing
Am I the only one weirded out by these mass spreadsheets of individuals who have been laid off? Is anyone really looking to these for hiring purposes?
I have a second round of interview (meeting partners) at Davis Wright Tremaine this week? Any tips will greatly be appreciated.
Some intern really messed up 😤
I got laid off and 3 weeks later a SC from HR sends me an email about an opening at the firm. Should I apply???
Are big 4 final interviews always with a partner or can they sometimes be with just an MD?
I've been in Tax for a year, decided PA isn't for me and want the best exit. Would it be better to cut my losses now and move to audit for two years? Getting promoted to senior in August in tax.
How do consultants incorporate %’s into resume when you’ve worked on 6481538474 engagements? (All my current bullet points are generalized)
Anyone wants to buy PlusPoints that are valid till end of month? There should be a market for this..
What is director round in PWC ? Is this technical round or Project related questions only ? Help please
Thoughts on exiting to a FAANG L6 Strategy role or waiting until July for my impending promotion to manager? Do we think I can push the start date out to August?
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
I left Uncle D in October and have yet to hear about my pension. Anyone have any luck just calling? I tried before and told me to wait lol
Thinking about buying a single family home for ~600k in the next year or so OR pushing it out an additional year to get a multi family for ~1m. Thoughts? Current HHI ~175k, $40k student loan debt ($200 monthly) no other debts (credit card/car etc) Project HHI for option two ~210k. Let’s assume I can save 75k for DP for option 1 and 150k for option 2.
Trying to get a better understanding of cost of living/ salaries in Los Angeles. What is a reasonable base salary for a senior accounting role in LA? (5years of experience, with CPA).
Anyone can provide ballpark salary expectation for Senior Director- Corporate Strategy role based in NY for a healthcare related Fortune 200 firm? (Base/bonus/LTI, sign-on)
Does anyone have experience interviewing or working with Anaplan? I’d appreciate any insights! Having an interview for a Program manager role soon.
I have 10+ years of experience Agency side, but looking to move Client side with remote work. I've applied for a number of roles either directly on Client sites or via LinkedIn, but haven't even received anything other than a straight rejection at the first stage. Wondering if anyone has experienced similar and overcome it/any tips. My resume has a number of large Agencies and global clients on it, with (IMO at least) some nice success stories, but wondering if I'm missing something obvious.
Got an invite from Amex to upgrade my gold to a platinum card. The benefits seem solid but I already have CSR. Thoughts?
what Amex do you get at LEK for the corporate card? does it make sense to even get it if I already have my own gold amex?
Hi 🐠 I have been on bench for 1 week now and have been trying to do my best to get a project. My utility is dropping fast, But I feel I am being ingonored in my practice and also being asked to join project which doesn’t align my skillset. I have been in company for over a year now. Is this normal? FYI. I come from Industry so trying to understand consultaning world
What’s a realistic salary expectation for a SwE in Santa Barbara with 1 years experience?
Would you be honest or just put something like work life balance. I have worked with really shitty people. It would be several. Like base compensation, skills not fully utilized, firm culture, communication issues, etc
What does M&A consulting at big 4 look like, especially at the entry level? All my previous experience is in audit/tax and I know nothing about consulting, just wanted to try something new. I liked my finance courses in undergrad, but not sure how relevant that is. Would I have ANY transferable skills from my accounting background? Can you explain what the work is like for a new hire? Especially if you've made a similar switch?
Has anyone used the free Uber airport rides from the Amex promotion? Will it work if I only have a corporate Amex card?
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