Need Opinion: Is it worth the effort and money to pursue an MBA while been a manager in Big 4? Essentially, does help to step up my career. Currently Manager in Cyber, but want to try something different like finance or corporate strategy etc. Open to any other ideas or suggestions. Please enlighten me with your opinions. Thank you in advance.
Many in my Exec program are hyper grade focused. Do grades matter that much post Exec MBA for future job opps at all? My approach has been to balance academics with relationship building and practicing exec presence and for me, pivoting to a new industry
Didn't end up making the cut in Strategy consulting case interviews. Would really like to do strategy / S&O some day. I love using data to inform decision-making. Wondering if it would make sense to continue consulting in implementation then try to pivot again in the future or at another level - or drop consulting & try to get a strategy job at a startup or maybe do something else at a larger company and try to pivot internally. Background is tech + MBA. Any insight appreciated!
Is the SPHR or PHR license necessary to pivot into human capital? I have a MBA from a Top 15 school. Any thoughts?
Advice for negotiating salary when first starting at your firm? How much higher than my current salary dare I put as desired salary? MD/MBA here in healthcare sector. Please help!
I make 120k base right now. Is it worth pursuing an mba for roi perspective? I’m think of doing part time/online for mba and want to get into FAANG as PM
Do any firms provide tuition reimbursement post-MBA? Scenario: I work for firm X. Go to top 10 bschool. Land job at firm Y. Can I request firm Y to offer $ as part of my MBA tuition reimbursement?
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 actually keep their PHR active? I got my cert in 2013 and have done nothing since.
20+ years in the military as HR Officer with training and education leadership experience. As I look towards transition to civilian sector I’m considering increasing tech experience to diversify my career and provide better options. Full of soft skills and management experience, but few tangibles. I’ve explored Trailhead, but I’m not sure system admin is right path. Any suggestions? 2+ years until transition. Possess a Masters in Leadership and SPHR cert.
Opinion on current situation vs new offer? Current situation: Spotify, Boston, Senior Product Analyst, almost 4YOE, 120K TC no signing (now 145K TC due to stock jump), no promo in sight, long hours New Offer: Disney Plus, NYC, Senior Data Analyst, 185TC, signing bonus 10-15K, no 401K match first year, relo package TBD, unsure about promo and hours My initial thoughts: TC is a lot better but lateral move, company brand name takes a hit, applying MBA might be postponed
BS Psychology w/ Healthcare background, recent MBA. Looking to get into consulting, does anyone have any insight on how to go about it? Tips? Referrals?
Is it worth moving over to L.E.K. Consulting consulting from Deloitte? Been at the firm for 8 months not sure if it’s worth a reset. Goal is to get an mba in 3 years
Salam! I’m looking to make a switch into PE & looking for advice. I have a few years of consulting experience, pre MBA, and several DDs under my belt. Looking for advice on how I can break into this space (ie should I pursue an MBA, how should I network with MF recruiters, etc). Thank you 🙏
CMT vs CAIA? I currently work in sales for an asset manager and have an MBA. Would like a designation, one that’s applicable to asset management and has some status/recognition. Appreciate any thoughts or insights. (Also dont want to take CFA)￼￼￼
Hi D&A 🐟, I’ve been thinking of doing a career pivot from cyber security to data science. My current role is very technical and have experience with Python, PowerShell, AWS (SAA cert), Azure (Security Engineer cert in progress), and a bunch of other cyber security related technical skills. I have experience doing basic data analysis but not at the level of a data scientist. What would you recommend I do to gain these data scientist skills? I think the end goal would be to transition from cybe
Hi All, I'm 5+ experienced in IBM DataPower, secondary skills include working on WAS, MQ, Jboss, Tomcat - shell scripting to automate basic stuff. Holds certification in AWS Cloud Practitioner. Knowledge of DevOps tools like Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, GIT, SonarQube. Please let me know of any opportunities
Do you list your dates of education on your resume? Especially for part-time mba in progress
Currently on F1 OPT got my H1B approved in OCT 2020. Am I allowed to travel to India for two weeks in March. Scheduled a visa interview for the first week in March (Chennai Consulate). Will there be any problem while reentry due travel ban??
Does anyone else feel being treated almost equivalent to slaves being on a work visa in USA? They can anytime deny your case even without reason and have you go back to your country....
Do employers have to have a physical receipt notice for H1B transfer to start employment? We have the e-receipt but not the physical receipt notice. Does anyone have similar experience not being able to obtain a hard copy of the receipt notice?
Can you ask recruiters to push back return flights for interviews if you want to stay the weekend? Understanding that I would cover my hotel the extra nights. Wondering how I ask the question
Hey guys I was wondering if any of you have got alumi phone number list from your alma maters. I see this as a great way to make new contacts, while practicing my prospecting and cold calling methods.
Found a cockroach in my hotel room (Mariott) at night! What is a reasonable amount of points that you would expect from Mariott for this nightmare?
Where can I see my position in the upgrade list for delta? Haven’t seen in app or website.
Switching team internally competing with external candidates. was asking a promotion for next grade midpoint but was ok to accept >=50% hike which i told hiring manager before the process start itself which he said will consider if I'm the one selected. Attended 5 rounds-- 1 coding, 2 technical, 1 managerial, 1 hr. Now after 2 months telling me I'm the selected one, but offering me just 20% hike and same grade Any chance for negotiations? Any tips or guidance are appreciated. please help
What’s better comp structure for competing job offers if the total is the same (or close): 1) higher base salary or 2) higher bonus + retirement contributions
What is Deloitte's travel policy for having your SO fly with you? Can I expense her a ticket? I've done it at my last consulting job, but can't find documentation anywhere on the Deloitte portal.
Now that we’ve been in this wfh situation a couple months, does anyone have tips or tricks for times they are feeling less motivated or productive? I find that I work best while in a team environment or in the office, so there have definitely been days where it’s hard to get into a focused work mode while at home.
Interested in trust and safety! Anyone know resources and how to get into these roles at FAANG + companies?
I want to exit to MBB but if that’s not a possibility what are the next best consulting firms? Looking for at least midsize firms (non-boutiques).
Acn fish, any idea what a top ranked senior consulting analyst can expect in terms of a bonus?
Currently mid twenties, and trying to take financing more seriously and would really appreciate some insight on how to allocate my income into savings! Make about roughly 70k a year (post-tax, no pre-tax contributions). I spent about $3,350 a month (~40k a year on rent, car loan, bills etc), so I have about roughly 30k to save annually. Obviously putting 6k into roth ira, and I need help with insight on how to allocate he remaining 24k between Roth 401k, emergency fund, personal saving, etc.
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