Are there some things or types of work you all did at your firm that might help with MBA admissions? Beyond the actual “work”? Thanks!
Any recommendations if I’m interested in a lateral move from a boutique digital consulting firm to strategy consulting at a firm like Strategy& or Accenture Strategy? Do I have any shot at MBB or OW?
How does everyone feel about the online SHRM learning for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP for Certification? Do you skip around? Do you follow the path? Where does one start?
Is it realistic to aim for a move to MBB after 1-2 years of experience at a Tier 2 firm (OW/ATK/RB/S&) in the region? How difficult is it to move from Tier 2 to MBB?
Tuck vs Ross ($$) goal is MBB or big tech
Applying to MBA for fall 2023 intake. 3.65 GPA from T-20 (econ major). My GRE is 328 (169 V, 159 Q). Quant was 70th %ile so aiming to supplement. Have As/Bs for math/econ courses and an A in Corp Fin from JHU. Not looking to retake GRE — any recs on how to supplement the low quant? How are MBAMath or HBS CORe for admission? Thanks!
True Film Production is looking for interns! 1. Marketing/content intern 2. Creative/ad intern 3. Art direction intern Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume / portfolio / LinkedIn if interested!
Veteran | MBA candidate looking to pivot into D&I strategy. Thoughts on general HR vs diversity recruiting?
How do you handle attraction in the work place. During my summer internship I was really attracted to this girl I shared a office with. She was way out of my league so I didn't even attempt to ask her out or anything. Plus you don't hookup where you vlookup. During one of the days she wore a really short skirt and I got a bit aroused. Since my housing was really close, during lunch I went home and fixed the issue. How do you handle being aroused at work?
Last summer I mentored an intern who was later taken on full-time by a different team at our agency. Today I found out he has a 2 month shoot in Tahiti while I'm here stuck making banners. I know...
Am I making a mistake? Thinking about signing with Strategy& and giving up my 2nd year bschool reimbursement ($80k) from my internship.
Is getting CFE worth it? I’ve failed the 3 different sections of the CPA and I am giving up. But I would like some kind of certification to look a tad more marketable. Thoughts?
Thoughts on JD/MBA?’
Any partners who switched from B4 to MBB, if so what was your experience and how was the transition? Would you do it again?
I’m shooting my shot. This is not my preferred avenue but I don’t have the old fashioned connections. I’m looking for a BCG and/or Bain referral after a screening call. I applied to Mck without a referral (MBA/undergrad from non target schools) and have first round interview on the 29th. I have been studying casing/strategy since October to transfer from industry to MBB. My background is strategic mktg until ‘18 graduation from MBA, with a Supply Chain focus.
Beginner interning at PwC this summer. Nervous about expectations but planning to get Security+ and messing around w/ other tools. What can I expect and any infoSec intern advice?
Currently on parental leave. As a father I’m so dang thankful my firm has it and I can’t imagine how my immigrant parents manage to raise two kids without leave.
Just joined Deloitte in July out of UG, but want to make move to MBB. Is it a good idea to start applying right away or do I need more experience before making the jump?
I am almost 2 years into my H1B. They haven’t started my I140 but when I joined told me that I would be eligible in a year of which I am coming up on in this Oct. I got a new offer today but they told me that they would apply I140 after a year from when I join. The pros of the new one is TC more than 18k with sign-on of 15k (not sure clauses for this) and better wrk-life bal). My question is, how long into H1B is it advisable to have an I140 applied for. Would 3-4 years into my H1B be too late?
For anyone buying for one - how much do you spend on groceries each week (on average)? Pls age and gender too
What are legitimate options in careers for a tax manager coming from a midsize PA firm and 7 years of experience? I am feeling totally burned out of PA going to have 2,000 billable hours by EOY. Would really appreciate all suggestions!
Why is it FAANG and not FAAMG? M for Microsoft? Is Netflix really move powerful/clout than Microsoft
Are there any Salesforce opportunities at Microsoft? None of the job openings actually mention Sf skills as primary requirement. Currently sf consultant at Deloitte. Considering applying to program manager 2. Anyone here made this transition?
This is for ACN fish or ex acn fish. The project I'm on (more like a staff aug but we're there to support the client deliver their internal project) isn't doing well. I'm new to ACN - well, big consulting in general, so trying to understand what that means for us, and for me? (Also, for context - I'm one of the 4 SM's on this engagement (it's a large client and we have a 10+ team)). Continued in comments below...
Would anyone at Disney be willing to provide a referral for their streaming services department? Happy to talk more over DM and would greatly appreciate it!
I just found out from my gyno that I may have difficulties with pregnancy. Now rethinking all my life decisions and seriously considering a 9-5 where I’ll be able to reasonably raise my...
When should you exit from consulting? At which level? When you feel how? With how % salary increase?
Got an offer of 170K + 10k sign bonus or 180k + zero bonus. Would you guys agree the latter makes more sense? In both cases I’d be subject to salary increase in 2020 and performance bonus.
I have a doctors note for diagnosis with depression and anxiety. Can I get extra time on my CPA exam?
Considering switching jobs - looking for a non-consulting role in the DC area that pays ~120K. Currently a manager with several years of operational improvement experience in the Heathcare space. Any
Can someone rank all marriot properties for me. I don't use marriot and don't know the different between a Fairfield inn, residence inn, courtyard, etc.
Do you usually lie about your current salary when negotiating with a new employer? And by how much, 10% 20%? I resent the fact that I am even being asked. What I currently make is irrelevant.
Folks..wanted to know your thoughts: - not promoted since last 3 years - no significant salary raise - given new reason everytime for no promotion despite great metrics Is it time to move on?
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