Anyone at Edelman confirm that there’s a policy to only allow vaccinated staff in offices? I’m interviewing and asked and not getting a clear answer which is a bit weird.
Help: The 2 interviews in this round are a week apart, I just had the 2nd interview and realized I didn’t send a thank you note to the 1st interviewer… is it better to only send to 2nd interviewer or send a one-week late thank you note to 1st interviewer?
Interviewing for a generalist BA role at McKinsey. Have 2 YOE at another consulting firm. Does McKinsey adjust comp and promotion timeline to EM for experienced BA’s?
Have an interview for a strategy job at Wayfair later this week... anybody have any insight on them?
Another final round interview today that I thought went really well. Time to constantly check my phone and email and not get any work done / get my hopes up...
Can someone pls suggest good resources/yt videos for preparing for microservices scenario based interview questions. Tech is java.
When you’re interviewing to move to another firm, what’s your answer to “why do you wanna work here?” if it’s the same service line? And if it’s a difference service line?
Friend interviewing for Account Manager role at EY, any tips for the final in-person interviews? Thanks
Do people send thank you notes to interviewers right after interviewing? Have an interview coming up but don’t have everyone’s emails. I was taught to do this. Is this expected?
Have my first interview for an industry job (haven't interviewed since college 2 years ago for big 4). Any tips? Internal audit position
What should I be wearing for virtual interviews? Just realized I’ve been in my usual unbuttoned collared shirt, are people wearing suits and ties for these?
Hi everyone, I have an hr discussion with Siemens on Monday. With current CTC 9.1 LPA, can I ask for 20 lpa fixed component(I'll be joining within 30 days) will there be any joining bonus. If yes, will hr inform me or should I ask about it explicitly. Ps: I have offer letter in hand with 15.5 fixed + variable as per company performance from EY. 6 more interviews are in HR discussion or offer release stage. Any thoughts welcome
Any tips and tricks on PE interview model exams? Concepts and structure is there, but what strategies can you employ to be as efficient as possible when building under the tight timelines?
Recently got sober and am applying to business schools. I’m concerned it’ll be tough to make friends/networks without drinking or doing drugs. Anyone have any insight on this?
2 years into Salesforce consulting and feel like I haven’t learned any real skills. Anybody else on the same wave? It’s depressing honestly getting told I don’t have enough experience when I interview at other companies.
When your number 1 company gives you an interview right after you receive an offer from your number 2 company...has anyone encountered this? How do you push the date back?
Was told I’d only have one round (4 interviews), each split 50/50 on case/behavioral. This is for an Associate position and will be interviewing with AP/P/SP level. Is this typical? Since I see most people have multiple rounds.
Just transferred offices and from audit to FAAS a week ago in hopes of working on transactions. However, I also just got to final round interviews with a boutique IB. Would it be a bad career move to exit to IB so soon after all the networking effort I put in to transferring?
Started a new job very recently. Like under a month. Interviewing (because i never turn down a convo) at another place that I’m fairly sure will offer me a job. Both these opportunities are good. The first offers a good brand building opp. The second offers a great new media opp. If these events coincided I would take the second. A bit torn on how to handle
Flight options are 17k delta miles vs 16k ultimate rewards points. Which would you choose?
Senior Financial Analyst role at a very successful but unheard of startup in (Saas for HC) or M&A I&D IT at Deloitte? Assuming comp is the same but 10k sign on at D and no sign on bonus. Qualified for both roles and have relevant experience and not sure which role I’d enjoy more. Have a resume full of lesser known places but good industries (Mgmt consulting full time, And IB internships). 2 YOE
What are your thoughts on a control analyst position? Are the hours terrible like audit (10 to 11 hour days)?
Anyone work at Uber/ Uber freight? Interested in operations analyst role. DM me. Relevant xp in global supply chain, biz ops & finance/RPA. Finance UG. Microsoft Office, basic Python/R, SAP, Oracle
Fishes, looking for recommendations on growing business development and sales skills. Finding and growing pipelines, establishing marketing materials, closing sales, and similar for services. I have on the job experience within consulting but never any formal training or education. Entering a new role where I'll need to build organizational capabilities from scratch. Any recommendations on programs, certificates, courses, books, or other similar ideas would be greatly appreciated. TIA!
There’s no better feeling than getting into a top 2 business school after being denied a promotion + being discriminated against in a toxic work environment (sorry for the humblebrag, just so excited to leave my job)
I had a recruiter from EY contact me for a Manager role. What’s the culture like at EY? How’s the WLB? Would you recommend working there or should I run? 😅
Let’s start a conversation around parental leave - how is it at your agency. Does your agency do enough to support new parents? What changes can we make in our industry to better support working parents? Share your stories about being a working parent.
In your experience, do any agencies foster a culture of mentorship? Meaning mentorship is encouraged, celebrated, and incentivized? So many have mentorship programs that go unused, but I’m curious if there are any agencies that bake it into their culture.
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
Question for lawyers out there—I’m a licensed attorney getting my llm in tax. A firm I’m going to intern at wants me to use my personal computer to access/work on client files etc. I’ve never worked anywhere they wanted me to use my personal computer for work. This makes me nervous, am I crazy for being worried about this?
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?
Hi everyone, I have 5 YOE and skill set of ETL, Oracle fusion cloud, Pl/SQL and BI tools including Sap BODS, OBIEE and BI Publisher. I am currently sitting at a package of approximately 6 LPA and I will start looking for interviews. Can you please suggest what are the market standards for my level at present, how much should I ask and settle for ?
What are red flags you try to identify about a role when interviewing and how? Feels like I'm missing flags ppl sometimes mention here but not sure how to assess indirectly.
I have faced technical round interview for Infosys yesterday. As I have observed most companies don't send the mail whether if you have been selected or not, Do Infosys send the mail. If no, then in how many days we will get to know about next round or hr round?
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