Additional Posts in Consulting
Quick!!! Friend wants to treat their children w essential oils vs real medicine. Someone give me some reputable source them why this is a bad idea.
How do I transition from Technology Risk consulting to tech (such as FAANG) without having a strong technical background and without getting pigeon-holed into internal audit type roles?
Context: 1.5 YOE (too soon for MBA I imagine)
How much cash do you keep on hand (cold hard cash)? I have $7k sitting in a safe and have been thinking of splitting it between an HYSA to fluff my emergency fund and finish off my TIRA contribution for the year. If I leave it as cash I will still hit my TIRA max out by eoy.
Between this, kpop artists feeling pressure to alter lyrics to not say “I” in Korean (naega) bc it sounds like the n word, and buddhists/hindus being unable to use the swastika symbol in the way it was originally intended bc people don’t understand the origins of the symbol and that hitler stole it, I’m so tired of having to alter and apologize for asian culture that is misunderstood and deemed not politically correct through a western lens
OK, Droga creatives, I want to hear your worst horror stories working there. Work life imbalances, chemically imbalanced CDs/Clients, all of it. How much of a pressure cooker is it?
Lazard Hello I need some advice. Basically, I am a newbie to IB and I got a first phone interview for an IB Analyst position. It went great and I could feel it. They said there would a super-day. I would like to well prepare for this super day given my background is not finance. Where should I find appropriate materials to study? I may or may not be invited to a super day but I would rather be well prepared. Thanks!
Would love to connect or discuss with other agency friends of how they price/package social media services. We aren’t profitable so wondering if we’re pricing wrong or packaging up what we offer poorly. How do you price strategy vs ongoing channel management? Etc!
How do referrals work at different banks? Is it like consulting, where somebody on the inside can send your details directly to the recruiting team and in many cases get you to the first round interview?
Hi Fishes, I have offers from Vistusa - 16.5Lpa, Exl - 17 lpa, Zensar - 17.5 Fixed with 4 yoe. Which one would be best to join in terms of wlb, work culture and hikes. Thanks in advance for the suggestions
Best live jazz bars in the city?
Tik Tok approached me for a role. Do you think it is a good idea to join them after what happened?
Had anyone here gotten their masters while working? Would you reccomend if it’s not a significant personal financial liability and employer pays partially? I’m taking online classes but I feel like a degree would look credible and it would be 30k out of pocket
Are there companies in the industry that will pay for employees to get their P&C or CPCU? Or even allow for hours during the work day to be designated towards them?
Has anyone done any PGDM course in Data Science like from upgrad (iiitb and ljmu) or great learning or bits pilani. I am thinking of doing it to excel my skillset so please help me with the reviews for the courses. I’m thinking of going with the 18 months course where MS degree is given from Liverpool John Moore University as well as IIITB diploma.
Anyone have a remote BigLaw litigation gig in a city where the firm has no office? If so, what are your thoughts?
Additional Posts (overall)
MBA from M7 is really just to showcase to employers that you are capable of working under pressure within a complex environment. Is that mostly true?
wife calls from a business trip: "I'm staying at the Holiday Inn and I'm kind of surprised because it's NOT nice."
I had a weird dream and need help figuring out if it was an original plot or taken from some movie. Two cops are teamed up to figure out the murders based on the deadly sins (no it’s not se7en). The cops always run short of stopping the murders by few minutes. In the end, it’s realized that one of the cops was an accomplice all along and informed the serial killer of their plan of action beforehand.
Honestly you can't taste spinach or kale in a smoothie just throw it in there with orange juice and ice
What’s it like interviewing with a hiring manager that used to work at your firm? Do you think they have higher/lower expectations/it’s easier/more in common?
I have two options. A 2018 Audi Q5 prestige 18,000 miles for about $37k and a 2021 1,233 miles premium plus for about $41k. Which should I pick?
My utilization was104% and I am getting a 3. So much to say, but you can imagine my frustration, especially since neither manager gave me negative feedback to my face for an entire year.
Management consultants, what kind of work do you do? Seems like my company's MC line of business just sells various IT solutions. How much do you guys actually work on process improvement and optimization?
If you choose Arial over Georgia font, there is nothing else to discuss. You're dead to me.
It's felt like Friday since Tuesday
What are alternatives to AT&T? I can’t stand AT&T anymore...
Also, if relevant, I live in SF. Are there networks that are known to be better here?
The stock market is on sale!!!!!!
When you fly home a day early 🙌🏽
Have my first phone interview with a really small boutique firm. Hope it goes well. Any last minute advice?
What makes you think someone is smart?
I am an experienced consultant working at Deloitte. A recruiter reached out to me from PWC for a manager position. I have over three years of experience outside of US and a Masters degree from an accredited university in US. What do I need to know to respond to this recruiter.￼
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