What can I do in the next 4 months to boost my chances? Shooting for HSW and MIT, and want to do Tech/VC/Entrepreneurship after MBA. Background: Asian female, 3 YOE at big 4 consulting by round 1 deadline this year, 4 YOE by enrollment time Stats: GMAT 740, GPA 3.9 from big 10 public school Rec: those who know me well went to T20-25, those who went to M7 don't necessarily know me well EC: strong undergrad club leadership, none outside of firm initiatives since I started consulting
For those who did get promoted, esp. from Senior to Manager, how did you feel about your chances throughout the promotion year? Any signs at all or you are just in the dark until they tell you?
So I made a job update (promotion) on my LinkedIn profile and made sure to also enable 'Share with Network' but why isn't my network being informed of the good news through notifications. Is there some sort of delay or bug going on with LinkedIn? HELP
I’m looking to work in consulting in NYC post MBA. Should I apply to Kellogg? Seems like most of their consulting graduates go to Midwest offices.
Any anecdotes on what happened to MBA consulting interns who received return offers during the last recession? Were offers rescinded? Feeling pretty nervous.
Wanted to wait until after promotion notification to bring up a transfer. How long to wait now so it doesn’t seem too obvious that was my reasoning? I have about five months before I need the transfer
Anyone taken/ hold Archer eGRC Certified Admin cert? If so, what was investment/return (exam $, study required, career value)? Interested in taking exam soon.
What's a good percentage range for a raise when going from mid to senior level in the agency world (or RZF specifically)?
How soon is too soon to ask for a raise? I know the raises in this industry are usually pretty standardized, so wanted to hear some insight about this topic. Thanks!
4th year M with $170k base and a total comp of $190k. Not keen on making SM. If I jump ship to Google what level and comp can I expect? 11 YOE eCommerce and hold a MBA. Thanks.
How much does reapplying to a school you didn’t get into better your chances the second year…this being a hail Mary year for me, wanted to know if it shows growth/dedication should a promotion happen for me in the interim (HBS primarily)
Hello Friends, Can an employee get Promotion or hike during Notice Period ? Thanks in Advance for the answer.
Someone want to explain how everyone in consulting can be this duped... we accept promotions for more responsibilities without knowledge of compensation... that literally doesn’t happen anywhere else. How dumb are we? Ps. I don’t count myself, I’ve never taken a promotion without jumping firms :) though plan on doing it next year - as SM
Have you ever run into a situation where you asked for more money (either a raise or when negotiating an offer) and you got it and regretted it? What are the strings attached to more $?
What are some post MBA job opportunities for those looking to stay in healthcare? I’m aware of the leadership programs from big pharma, but haven’t seen too much else
Need to recertify my AWS-SAA cert. any recommendations on best resources given the new test format (SAA-CO2)?
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)?
On track for promo in a year at my current company. Is my projected salary after that promotion a valid strategy for a salary nego at a new place even tho it’s so far out? Any other strategies?
How can one get off a project because the client is delaying system access along with wanting to shift up deliverable submission date? Is this even a legit reason to roll off?
Hi does anyone have tips for the Capital One Strategy Power Day? I am a senior in college, so not really “exiting” lol but would greatly appreciate any insights/advice. This is for the Strategy Associate position.
Has anyone leveraged an offer at another firm to get a raise at their current firm? If so, were you successful and were there any long term impacts within the current firm because they think you tried to bail? (Getting recruited by other firms for higher TC but enjoy current firm’s project types more.)
Is anyone hearing anything official from their corporate overlords on returning to the office? My company is still being very quiet on what the return to the office will look like in terms of when we will go back and what the mix will be between in office and WFH.
Hello all, What does it mean when in a Job Description it is written - ' Hands on experience in XYZ Technology ' ? Is it like they are asking for 'Realtime Relevant Client Project Experience' or just some Practical Exposure of Technology ( may or may not be a Client Project Experience) ?
Huron 🐟. I'm interested in a project manager position that isn't offered in my local office. If I apply, will I be expected to relocate or is it flexible?
I've been putting my 401k into a target date fund, but the risk/upside just isn't high enough given I'm not retiring for another 30 years. Thoughts on putting it all in a large-cap growth fund (VIGIX)? Returns have been solid over last 10 years. Investing through work, so don't have all funds available to me.
I feel like my firm has pigeonholed me hard into a practice area I really can’t stand, and I’m really not sure what to do to get out/get experience in other practice areas I think I have interest in. Please help??
Anyone transfer from Canada to the US? Making $105k CAD as an SC at D and Deloitte US is offering me $145k USD SC. On paper, it’s the same role (Salesforce) but has anyone transferred to provide insight on WLB, culture, etc?
Anyone searching for a remote marketing intern/personal assistant for the second half of the summer/the fall? I have a strong background in social marketing, copy writing and organization.
Key West vs Miami for a baby moon in December / January? Any Marriott recommendations for a low key getaway in either location?
What % of post-MBAs at MBB make it to the next level (engagement manager, project leader, case team leader)?
CMV: noise canceling headphones are overrated. It blocks out the background noise and isolates annoying noises like baby crying...earplugs are far superior for traveling.
It is very difficult to do my job and think creatively when I’m living each day in constant fear of being laid off. I’m grateful to have a job, but damn, sometimes I feel like I’m coming apart at the seams. Happy Saturday, everyone.
I just had an employee tell me they are on the verge of quitting due to burnout- actually going to quit but was told to talk to HR for options (we don't have any in place). The manager wants to keep them as they are one of our best employees. Any recommendations on how to help alleviate burnout when the cause is from customers rather than the company? Is it worth it to let the employee leave and spend months looking for a replacement causing more stress/burnout with others?
what if we find out this wfh thing is better than traveling and going to the office? THEN WHAT DO WE DO?
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