Looking to eventually break into FAANG PM and wondering if I need to pursue an MBA first. Non-target undergrad, but have SWE and product experience from current and previous roles. What’s the best path forward? Any advice would be hugely appreciated!
Is there any benefit of doing six Sigma, black belt , if you are not actively involved in quality. Also any other skills you guys recommend for better switch
I don't get the point of getting an MBA. I feel like there's nothing b-school can teach you that you can't teach yourself... and networking is feasible without the help of an overpriced university.
Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
Thoughts on offer? Experience 6+ YOE in Financial Services Industry Skills MBA, CFA, FRM Currently in Big4 Offer Base 130K SignOn-5K Location New York Firm Non-Big4 Title Senior Associate
What cert to go for next? Currently have AWS-SAA and Security+. Thinking about CISSP but how difficult is it compared to the AWS-SAA?
Any thoughts/advice on making the jump to big pharma (Pfizer, J&J, BMS, etc.) from mainly provider consulting (4 years) and life science regulatory (2 years)? Non-MBA masters as well if that helps inform an opinion. Just want to know if it would make sense and try to hone in on the type of roles that could make sense within industry. TIA!
Hi Friend, Could you please let me know about vacancies for Consultant or Senior Consultant position in a Management Consulting firm? I have 2.5 YOE post MBA in Power and Utilities in a Big 4 company. Thanks for your time.
I am fairly new to Canada. Trying to understand if the fees I pay for an MBA (if i ever decide to pursue one), could translate into tax benefits/credits later? Any idea?
Any insight on getting MBA from mendoza as far as prospects for transitioning into a post-mba strategy consulting role? It’s ranked outside the top 15 but from research seems like it still sends plenty of grads to top consulting firms (not MBB)
Does anyone want 2016 APICS CSCP exam materials? Totally free, asking for the shipping cost tho. They haven’t been used, someone gave me their version and I used those to study
Has anyone gotten a Scrummaster certification? Surprisingly difficult to find info on the process online. What is involved/required?
Is it worth throwing my hat in the ring to be an ABM with 1.5 year agency experience and no MBA? Really want to try something new while I’m moldable, and be compensated properly for my drive and abilities.
I'm looking for an MBA program that is less party focused and more academic. Any suggestions?
Anyone with experience/opinion on the Part-time MBA program at UC Berkeley? Or pros/cons on full-time vs weekend/full employed MBA programs? Part-time/fullly-employed MBA program sounds like a great idea cuz I’m not loosing much income.
Quite disappointed that Bain ignored “LGBT” term and instead referred it as “special group” during a Greater China pre-MBA info session, when asked whether Bain has LGBT diversity program. Bain changed its logo into Pride on LinkedIn but can’t recognize LGBT? I know it’s China, but expect Bain to be more supportive across the firm globally.
What’s the deal with headhunters? After finishing my MBA I’ll be at Strategy&. Do I reach out to them? Do they reach out to me? What are the legit firms?
How do you find the time to apply/interview? I’m working a burnout style project and desperately trying to find a new job but have no free time nor energy to prep 😭
Monthly Retainer: has anyone ever converted themselves from project fee to a retainer for a client? pros.. cons? I want to make sure it’s a win-win situation. When should I bring it up? I think Im being phased out due to high project fees.. so a retainer seems like the right move.
Any other teachers having to be in busy work classes these next two weeks rather than planning your lessons -Canvas-Google Classroom and everything else we need to do before students arrive?
SO has been an art teacher for 5 yrs, looking to get out of the classroom. Just completed a Masters in Org Leadership with specialty in Proj Mgmt. What’s a good role for that Exp and Edu combo?
Hi! Has anyone completed the diversity and inclusion certificate online through Cornell university? Thoughts? Worth it? Helpful in your career? Thanks!!
Best feeling in the world?? To be able to leave office for 'home' at sharp 5 pm and not go back to the hotel room - Ex PwC employee
McKinsey Employees: is this article accurate? https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2021/09/my-bosses-at-mckinsey-made-us-get-on-2-a-m-zoom-calls/. McKinsey & Company
I’m looking at the possibility of using Book Taco in my classroom. Has anyone used it? If so, what are your thoughts on it?
For folks exiting to FAANG / Product at start ups or really any hot company. How do you go about networking to get the interview? Do you apply then cold email someone you may have an “in”with, or are you picking say 10 companies and then having warm contacts there that you’ll ping when you see a job. I’ve been passively looking for jobs but zero luck, I only want to leave for the right fit. Big 4 here so feel my brand won’t auto get me an interview like mbb/t2
What is Accenture's parental leave policy..
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Are you working in a SCIF? Are you still required to go to the work site? Are you able to do any work from home?
Anyone work for Jabian? Thoughts on the company as a whole? Also what is the salary range for an experienced consultant?
Is it worth it to jump from a Corp dev position at a large strategic holding company to go into MM sell side banking? The ultimate goal is to get into PE or work Corp dev at an early stage company
Zoom drinking games
anyone know how to link Google classroom and PowerSchool together? our small school cannot afford Unified Classroom
I need some classroom management ideas for middle school kiddos. I've tried everything in my bag of tricks and my students are constantly off task and disruptive.
B4 or T2 consultants that got into H/S, what part of your application do you think really set you apart?
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