Many of my colleagues that started with me have been laid off. Where should I start looking just in case. Key resume points: - TS/SCI + poly - Security+ - AWS CCP - PMP - want to stay in DC area
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.
What is the average annual salary for an ERP PM? 3 yrs of experience doing PM work, not related to ERP. Not PMP certified (yet).
With traditional education being challenged by Coursera, Udemy, EDX and other MOOC's, do certifications like CISSP, CISM, PMP, CCNA.. still hold weight in today's world? What about 3-5yrs frm now?
Thoughts on JD/MBA?’
What is the best certification to pursue in this area? Looking at SHRM-CP but want to learn more about others.
Thoughts on going back to school to get a masters degree? Is it worth the time and money in our industry? Currently looking into a Masters in Analytics or MBA.
Working in Europe temporarily. Have an option to do Executive MBA, it’s around 70-90k Euros for an year. Another option I have is doing part time PhD in Management. It’s around 35-40k Euros for 4 years. Any thoughts on which one would be more useful? Currently work in a T2 in their digital practice. Had plans of shifting to MBB 3-4 years back but lost interest after
Immigration 🐠 - If I have an I140, how difficult is it to get an F1 visa to pursue an MBA? After the MBA, should I go through the H1B lottery process again? What happens to my spot in the GC queue?
Has anyone looked at the CFA qualification? Currently a 2nd year Senior in audit at B4. Looking to pivot away from accounting and more into finance. Don't want to pay $$$ for MBA
Thoughts on CCSP cert (ISC2) value to maturing cybersecurity brand for career vs CSP vendor certs (e.g., MCSE Azure Sec, AWS CCP/CSA, GCP CSE)?
Booz Allen: sorry for the repost but I need to add details. 4 years consulting experience, MBA, doing general management consulting. Need info so I can negotiate my salary increase.
Looking to exit to industry - I have 6 YOE, MBA from top 15, computer engineering undergrad, and recently acquired AWS Solutions Architect certification. How’s the current hiring situation at tech firms? How are my chances for FAANG?
Suggestions on an effective certification course for learning SQL? I’ve taken courses in undergrad but was looking to bolster my skills. Feel a bit overwhelmed in terms of what resource (Courseera, LinkedIn Learning, etc.) would be effective for teaching skills for querying on the job.
Is asset management a difficult path post-MBA? Are there any lucrative finance roles outside of IB that are available to T15 MBA grads?
Currently making 99k as an SA with no MBA. Got an offer from another big 4 for 130k with same title. Hoping for promotion to manager in the next year or two. Should I jump?
I've been working towards a T10 mba since before I graduated from undergrad. Hustled at work to get early promotions and the best projects. This allowed me to go from $60k to $115k TC at 1 YOE. Founded a student org at my UG serving URM and stayed involved after graduating, personally mentoring close to 100 students over 4 years since graduating, and the org itself serving around 2000 URM since its inception. 169V 160Q on the GRE Dinged with no interview at HSW Kellogg Booth last R1 (cont)
S2 right now. Planning to leave in spring 2023 and get MBA. If I still perform above average/well up until I leave for school - Could I push to get promoted to manager with the intention of leaving right after? I want to get the official title change as it may help with recruiting while in b school. I also am considering letting my immediate partner know this as soon as I get a high gmat score.
T2 strategy consulting associate (pre-MBA) with an offer to join PE boutique. Worth it if the eventual goal is working at a MM PE or large VC fund? What would be the most realistic route? 2Y PE > MBA > VC? PE Form has a SaaS focus so I’d assume that’s a plus.
Does anyone wish they got their MBA earlier than they got it? Has anyone used the McKinsey Northwestern or Oxford relationship?
Any Marriott, Hyatt, or Hilton hotels on Cape Cod you recommend that are in walkable areas?
Thinking about getting a disability policy outside work. Is it worthwhile to purchase the option to increase my benefit by the changes in CPI?
Do big 4 firms care about where you work? Say you want to work remotely in a different city, is there tax implications (they make you report your physical work location)
Anyone see a registered dietician without having a very pressing health issue (as in, stomach issues or obese)? I just lack the willpower and focus to really effectively control my eating, I’d love to have someone to hold me accountable and help identify specific triggers I have personally to lose like 15-20 pounds. How did you go about finding one?
Anyone in NYC hiring Junior Creatives?
Hi I was planning on applying to Blackrock for their Corporate strategy and development summer internship program. Could someone help me understand the job responsibilities better?
First time apartment renter in San Francisco Peninsula here: Do I buy or rent my furniture?
Hi Fishes , How should I ask Deloitte USI HR to skip my interview for Bangalore location as I just got referred by my friend for gurgaon location. Is there a way so that i can skip Bangalore and attend gurgaon interview. Note : My Deloitte USI bangalore interview is on tuesday and for gurgaon referral i have just received the survey link.
I’m exhausted and need a week off. No one can cover me on this project. Feeling really stuck. Even a week of working remote would be a big gain.
Anyone have an example of a successful resume for non-tech role in tech companies (link)? I want to see if any of my experience is relevant for companies like Amazon.
For those who make significantly more money than their partners and don’t have kids — how do you a handle money? What are the tension points? Anything you’d do differently?
Deciding between Insead and oxford mba . Constantly hearing that INSEAD is a tier 1 school where Oxford is second tier . After speaking with alumni , seems like Insead alum are the most passionate too . Living in Singapore and France is a huge plus . Oxford has prestige and is more than just a business school. Their social / ethical take on mba seems to resonate with me a lot more . The alumni seem to choose career paths similar to fields of what I want to do .
Any fun holiday gift ideas for my SO of 3 years(gay man)? Nothing too expensive, but all ideas welcome! :)
My firm is planning to apply for a L1-A visa. Is there any benefit of this if I already have a green card?
In house lawyers for global companies: do you expect your international travel to rebound - ever? I am at a firm where I practice in government enforcement and investigations, and I always saw myself going in house to do this work and travel abroad frequently. Are those days gone because of zoom?
Need help 😔 I want to move to LA so badly but having trouble finding jobs. I work in the fed health space and have lived in the same city for nearly a decade. I honestly don’t mind leaving healthcare.
Did anyone's brains just stop working while pregnant? I'm 13 weeks and can only manage to work half days. I'll sit at my computer for 12 hours and bill only 3-4 hours instead of my standard 8-10. I have work to do, but zero motivation or availability to focus unless there's a looming deadline. Does this phase pass? Did this happen to anyone else?
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