I’m looking at other firms. I’m trying to understand the facets of how to move over from a Consultant level; if even possible. The whole concept is foreign to me, but I’ll admit that I’m financially driven in this choice (amongst other factors). For those of you who’ve done it and are happy about it, how did you go about doing so? Applying online? Network? Direct contact?
Senior consultant with 7 YoE. Have led multiple projects, been on projects as an assistant product manager (Agile environment and all). Skill set has been mostly SQL, python, tableau. And different ecosystems like snowflake, ssis, aws, mssql, data bricks etc. Trying to move out of consulting , unsure of the kind of roles to target at FAANG and honestly it’s been 7 years since I interviewed so kinda feel very under confident. Anyone in a similar boat?
My office is in NY but given the wfh situation, I’m planning to go to Toronto for the next few weeks/months and work out of my family home. I am currently on TN visa, got selected recently for H1B, anything I need to consider before heading up north?
2nd yr Associate and I find myself constantly stressed. Always thinking about work when at home, remote, when I'm out etc. Worried about not executing or errors in deliverables. How do y'all deal??
Friend of mine was coaching me on an upcoming Amazon interview. “They’ll be looking for any reason not to hire you.” I’m frankly not sure I’d want to work somewhere that thinks like that.
Deloitte finance and consulting How do I prepare for a S.Con interview? 1. Behavior 2. Technical case - youtube and online training
Tell me I’m not the only one finding it SO hard settling into a new job that’s completely remote, within a pandemic? It’s been 5 months and I’m struggling so bad.
Really want to stay WFH for longer, it’s really worked out well for me. Any ideas what companies could be WFH long term ?
I’m 22, fresh out of college at my first job making $45k, I’m saving to move out but have a lot of spare income b/c of no commute, less eating out etc. with WFH and the pandemic, any tips on where I should start investing my money? any advice helps, not really sure where to start, but the earlier the better right?
Looking to buy my primary home in New Jersey. My budget is 500k and we don't have any kids yet. I would like it to be commutable to NYC for work but mostly i would be doing wfh. What area/location is ideal for my situation? I know Edison is a nice area. Thanks.
Any advice for final round interview in Financial Services at Strategy&? Very excited about the opportunity!
Have any of your law firms published a new or revised “remote work” policy - specifically what it might look like post Covid? We’ve had a lot of employees (in all peer groups) say they would like some type of flexibility to work at home going forward. We are trying to start a draft with some perimeters and look at all the pluses and minuses.
Is there a time when people generally “start” work remotely? Back when I was a summer before the pandemic, I commonly saw people go in between 9-10 am but I didn’t know what the norm is now that we are remote. I see emails at 8 am and I’m not sure if I’m expected to respond then or not. Also if you are on a deal where some of the members are in NY and you’re in the Midwest, are you expected to go by their times and be on when they are on?
What are peoples experiences and thoughts on requesting to work remote every Fri? It was healthy for me having this in consulting... Seeing if I can ‘secure’ this before accepting a StratOps offer...
I want to switch role as an AWS developer. But I have just learnt the things on my own in AWS. In interview I am asked questions based on real scenarios on which I am not having any experience. Any suggestions? Even if I do hands on on services like Linux academy or quiklabs, it would not help. (AWS cloud migration experience one can get if worked on a real project). Please help.
I currently have 1 luxury watch which I primarily wear on the weekends. I’m thinking of adding an Apple Watch for more daily usage while being out in shorts/sweats as I WFH. Any recommendations on which to get or if it is even worth it?
I’ve had multiple interviews during the pandemic and have been honest about having a kindergartener at home and how we had to manage school at home. It was hard...and still is. And I feel like that has really hurt my chances at employment. Today CPS has announced school will be all remote this year—I feel really discouraged. Would it be wrong to just not mention my kids? I know I have limitations vs someone without kids but I really need a job. By the by, I have an interview today🤞
Hey Creatives, how you collaborate differently in these remote-working times? Any successes or blockers?
WLB at MBB (including during COVID)? Thinking about moving over from Big 4 (at Manager or Associate level), but also don’t want to grind like I did in my 20s …since I’m thinking about becoming a new father in the next 2 yrs
Hi everyone, for those working in Chicago, what are the typical hours at Bain, BCG, and McKinsey? Trying to get a sense of the office culture and WLB while I’m researching new roles. Thanks in advance!
Honest question here-hw do I work better with Indians who come over frm India(on-site) to client?My patience with them is at an all time low since they jst dnt gt the methodology & hate owning anythng
Currently a first year staff in Risk Advisory in a Mid-Tier Firm hoping to move to Big 4 for either Risk or Cyber. When would be the most appropriate time to make the change? I heard that Senior Staff in mid-tier would most likely be hired as an “Experienced Hire” in Big 4. So would it be smarter to make the move now as a first year staff since I’ll be considered Experienced Hire anyway?
Comp question - what should a B4 Senior with a CPA, CFF, CFE, and a MBA with 4 years forensic exp (D&T) and 6+ years non-forensic exp (industry) in NYC and DC markets expect in this current climate?
Would you choose an investment job at a private, partner-owned long only fund where you’re guaranteed to never lose your job& can be a multimillionaire; or at a very top L/S HF where the bottom performers are fired each year, but you could make multimillions in a good year? Another related q, would you forego the offer at the first place to potentially get the offer at the second place, knowing it’s very competitive? Assume you’re target background, at another top fund, good work ethics
I just cleared my AWS Cloud Practitioner exam and am curious whether I should pursue Solutions Architect Associate and/or Developer Associate certificate next. My plan is to get about 7 certificates in the areas that interest me, even though they are not needed for my role. Have you gotten both? Any recommendation to which to pursue first?
Hey there! I just got an offer for an IFS position in risk and quality. Anyone know the average work hours per week?
Anyone recently submitted form to extend their parent's stay on B2 visa beyond approved 6 month. Is it mandatory to submit updated return ticket I that application
Glad to see the bowl grew from 1 to 5. Modest, but gains nonetheless! Do elective procedures actually come back after covid-19 peaks? Clients already brainstorming how to build trust post-pandemic ..
Neither of my parents have a 401k, investments, or savings. They have nothing. I want to help them retire at 65 which would be about 15 years away. I’m looking to put about $15k/ year until then into an account for them. A couple questions i have though: 1. What type of investment account would be best to maximize? 2. Once gifted to them, will they be taxed if they receive a certain amount? I have little to no knowledge in investing so I’m open to any other ideas and/or advice.
Has anyone submitted and HR complaint against a leader who has made comments about attending a drs. appointment and comments about health issues? Curious on process and any impact to you
What are salary ranges for Amazon for Solution Architect role? How much sign-in bonus and RSUs? Thanks.
Can anyone provide some recommendations for an attorney who can counsel for filling a marriage based green card. I am based out of northern NJ.
Anyone have an recs for self help books that help with work anxiety? I've felt so low on the totem pole since I joined in 2015 that I rarely give any opinions at the office. Obvi this is (cont'd)
I wake up at 4:30 AM to have some me time. Even on weekends! Life after a kid has changed so much!! When will things go back to normal 🧐
Please help. I was laid off this past week. I am international and my OPT is coming to an end very soon. I had a call with an immigration lawyer and Deloitte unfortunately does not offers additional support for immigrants aside from said call. I am in need of a job ASAP. I have until July 24th to find a job or I will have to start a new educational program or leave the US. Leaving the US is personally not a viable option. Skills: AWS Solutions Architect Associate Certified, Power BI (cont.)
Partner: you will work as an acting senior, but we do not grant you the rank of senior or a raise. Staff: what? How can you do this? It’s outrageous, unfair! Partner: take a seat, young auditor. Me: what about the client who ate all the cookies?
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