Do references really work for big four companies? I have 2 yrs of exp at Accenture as a Data Analyst/Senior Analyst with an MBA and would like to switch companies but want to make sure I do this right
For those that successfully matriculates / graduated from top MBA programs: in the spirit of the essay, “Why do you want an MBA, and why that specific school?”
Been in consulting, three years post MBA. At a point where I honestly feel like what we do doesn't matter. We don't actually make anything and reuse solutions. Anyone have similar thoughts? (Cont.)
Does it still make sense to go to MBA if I do not want to change the trajectory of my career? I like consulting and am currently doing so at Deloitte.
Job offer from a small digital marketing company. 55 employees and 6mm in revenue about 6 years old. Graduate MBA in May. Still working full time at PwC. Continued....
First year analyst, just decided I want to go for my MBA a few years down the road. Anyone have suggestions or paths I should look to now in preparation for MBA?
Looking for advice on choosing between MBA, MSF or MS in Analytics -all would be at a sub top 10 school. Is it even worth considering ?
What is the best way to move from consulting into PE? (Analyst->MBA->PE, Analyst->PE, Associate->PE, etc.) Can anyone with this progression share dos and don'ts? Im not really interested in an MBA, but it feels like theres small to no chance of moving to PE without it.
Anyone here forego sponsorship but still decide to get their MBA? Like the idea of not having loads of student debt but don’t have any desire to stay in consulting to manager level
What is the appropriate time in the application cycle to hire an MBA admissions consultant? I'm planning on taking the GMAT in mid-March and am tentacles aiming for admission for Fall 2018 entry
How much are base rate bonuses and performance bonuses for PwC Senior Associates in their first year at firm with MBA?
PwC risk assurance here. What exams can I take for certification in order to get promoted to senior? Thanks
I'm considering taking the CISA exam but don't want to continue to be an auditor in future. What other jobs can CISA help me get? Is it worth getting the certification ?
I have been working on Microfocus’s IAM for close to 2 years now, and want to pursue a certification. Any suggestions?
I like Accenture but the bench is super deep right now, considering switching out since there are barely any good roles. Is it just Acn or do all firms have these many awful roles?
How many of you have flexible work arrangements where you're able to work from home one or more days per week?
How can I negotiate a raise? Or at a new job negotiate an offer. I’ve read lot about doing it but not on how to do it. Any advice is appreciated
How many big 4 people are done busy season right now for audit? Started getting asked to work 80 hour weeks which is why I didn't go big 4. Thinking about switching if it stays this way.
As much of a focus on proposals, RFPs, research and sales for junior staff at MBB? Big differentiators and pressure to deliver these in addition to client work curious if less so at mbb.
Do any of you carry a musical instrument with you when you travel during the week to unwind? If so which one? Do you check in? I need inspiration to start taking my 🎻 and be ok with checking it in!
It’s Equal Pay Day apparently and Refinery29’s coverage on work, money, gender, and motherhood is very depressing. Worth checking out though. Happy reading (ugh).
Been on the bench for 7 weeks now.. should I be worried about being let go? Have asked around for work every week.
Is making the switch to an HDHP worth it? I’m early 20s, no known chronic conditions, spent less than my deductible for my PPO last year ($350) on medical expenses. HDHP seems like the better choice but I’m worried about a major health event given *ahem* our current situation
Our life is about to change (in a good way of course) - just came to know that my wife is pregnant. Any recommendations on babymoon dest in Dec during the holiday period (8-10days) from east coast?
All my friends seem to be having a blast in quarantine either with their SO or roommates. I can’t help but feel lonely when we do group zoom calls and also feel a little resentful / jealous when I see them having fun on social media. I live alone so have been quarantining away at my parents house but the situation at home is not great. Any advice on how to better cope with this / not feel so bad thinking about how my friends have a “better” quarantine situation? TIA!
I’m really thinking about going back to school to obtain an MBA in like 2 years. Are there any certification(s) that I should get to increase my chances of getting employed by one of the MBB firms in the meantime? TIA
What industries is the CFE certification used for? How does it compare to CPA in the length of the material and difficulty? Do most firms pay for It?
Open forum to share today’s successes, failures, chaos & support. See below: I’ll say it. I am sick of ppl ruining my day. i wish everyone was a bit more understanding when it comes to unforeseen problems & road blocks. ESPECIALLY when it comes delivery. I know we are all on edge rn- how could we not be? but I’ve had it with how rude and inhumane people are being to each other right now. I’m just trying to help. Why can’t we all be more flexible? (like their expected delivery date lmao)