The first CFP is a bunch of bull crap! Georgia over Alabama. All of the Big Ten getting shafted. WHAT GIVES??!!
Is the cfp as hard as people says it is?
Any one use Kaplan to prep for the CFP? I used it for series 7 and 66 and it worked. Just curious if anyone has used it.
How soon should someone start thinking about pursuing CFP or CFA designation? What are the requirements and is it worth it?
Just finished the CFP exam and feel like I absolutely bombed it. Is that normal? Every question had 2 legit answers. Brain is absolutely fried. Bourbon and cigar, please
Relocating to Columbus, OH area. Would prefer to transition to Independent. Have over 5 yrs as lead advisor experience and cfp. Could probably transition 4-5m and help with existing book.
I’m a CPA/FA and want to sit for the CFP exam. When I took the CPA I used CPAExcel and I loved it bc it broke down the material into “bite sized” lessons. Anything like that for CFP? Continued..
I've done parts of the CFP but couldn't sit for the exam. I am thinking about finishing the requirements to sit, but I am wondering if my time would be better spent prospecting. Thoughts?
1) What’s a globally-recognized certification/designation that you would recommend to someone with a non-traditional finance background? Would like to level-up my career 2) can anyone comment on the CFP?
Looking into certifications like the CFP or CFA but they’re so expensive and I can’t afford the upfront cost right now. Are other certs like APMA and CDFA worth it?
17 years in 850 in production 12 years to go. Never lost a client in a cfp conversation. I make educating myself a priority. Any reason whatsoever I should put myself through the cfp process?
Can I do PCS TAX as a finance major and pursuing my CFP? Or is a CPA 100% necessary? Any advice would help.
Anyone have a financial advisor with CFP that is licensed in NC they would be willing to refer and their AUM minimums. Wife and I need recommendations
Anyone know of any resources where you can get dual credits for CPA/CFP continuing education?
Help! What's the best online CFP course?
I have CPA and am thinking about getting another certification. CFA may be too difficult for me. Would CFP a better and useful certification to get that will add value to you on resume/job?
What do you think will be the impact of this rapid hiring for MBB? MBB is hiring so rapidly. When it cools down, do you think MBB will realize they over hired? Will it become harder for associates (post MBA) to get promoted? Will it become more competitive for Associates to get staffed on projects they want to be on? Will there just be too many consultants at the Firm and a mass layoff? McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
My firm is starting Green Card process for me. My issue is that I cannot get an EVL from the previous employer (a US company, worked in 4 years). Is there an alternative option? Thank you!
If you are separated from your firm and you are kept on payroll for an additional month to facilitate payout of severance when does the 60 day grace period count start? Is it on the last day on payrl?
Adobe recruiter reached out for a Sr. Solutions Architect role. If you are familiar with this role, I would greatly appreciate if you could share information on what exactly it entails. I did some research online and while there wasn't much info, the impression I'm getting is that it's a Sales Engineer/Customer Success Engineer type role? It sounded like the role will be focused on the discovery and RFP side of the project life cycle. I think the term is pre-sales?
Chicago Tribune: Huge crowd gathers at Rotary Hill near Naperville District 203 offices to demand area schools reopen. Hundreds of Naperville-area parents & students rallied Monday to urge local school boards to bring students back to the classroom and the playing field. Hmm...so all these parents just want to send their kids into schools do die, right? And kill all the teachers and their families too. All out of pure selfishness.
How many companies can you manage interviewing for at the same time without getting overwhelmed?
Does IBM GBS provide reimbursement for WFH setup ? I heard there will be 45k balance per employee where we can claim broadband and other expenses through bond portal. Can anyone throw some light on this if you have any idea ?
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?
Anyone have the latest PwC comp grid?
Are there any ways to get practice at public speaking besides Toastmasters? Obviously things are very not normal in this area because of Covid but thinking more long-term￼. Ideally this option would be free. Thank you!
Southwest flight attendant— first inflate your own life jackets and then help your kids. . . . If you you have 2, pick your favorite 🤷🏻♂️
*don’t hate on me- I am immigrant came to this county when I was 25, today I am 37 - over the last 12 years I have been able to save roughly ~500k in cash and another ~200k in 401k. Haven’t bought a house yet….no investments in India…single income…what has been your journey; how much have you been able to save and invest ….
Looking for a new opportunity in the social strategy/community management space. Any agencies you’d recommend to look into (bonus if any are hiring)?
Calling out data scientist EY FSO. What’s the culture, projects and work life balance like? Trying to gauge a DS opportunity there and any thoughts would be much appreciated!
Women! Do u think you are at par with your male peers in terms of salary and title? If so, how have you negotiated that?
Divorced M 🐠 here who's scared of commitment now. For people looking for an LTR, how certain are you about someone b4 you decide to go exclusive? For e.g. 25% or 75% that he/she is the right person?
What are some of the best consumer tech firms to target in Europe? Looking for a right fit after 5 years in MBB consulting. Wanted to check specifically about firms such as N26, Revolut, Delivery Hero, GetYourGuide as I found roles in them.
What does your firm allow you to count towards non-billable hours other than standard business development?
Considering a design lead role in industry, what salary range should I expect/ask for? For context, I have more than 6 years of experience (mix of industry and consulting).
Does anyone know of an indian passport holder who travelled from india to usa via emirates or qatar. Very conflicting advice online on what bubble means. Also gulf carriers are selling tickets for indian pp holders to travel via them to usa
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