Hi Friend, Could you please let me know about vacancies for Consultant or Senior Consultant position in a Management Consulting firm? I have 2.5 YOE post MBA in Power and Utilities in a Big 4 company. Thanks for your time.
How much do top (or all really) MBA programs care about your undergrad (gpa, where you went, etc)? GMAT? Or does your work experience matter considerably more?
For folks exiting to FAANG / Product at start ups or really any hot company. How do you go about networking to get the interview? Do you apply then cold email someone you may have an “in”with, or are you picking say 10 companies and then having warm contacts there that you’ll ping when you see a job. I’ve been passively looking for jobs but zero luck, I only want to leave for the right fit. Big 4 here so feel my brand won’t auto get me an interview like mbb/t2
Is there any benefit of doing six Sigma, black belt , if you are not actively involved in quality. Also any other skills you guys recommend for better switch
Are there any practice tests available for the Databricks Spark cert that people would recommend? I’m looking for something similar to Whiz Labs as I find that the most helpful for studying.
Hi all, has anyone in supply chain taken one of the certification exams? (CPSM, CPSD, CSCP) Does it help in any way besides refreshing contents about supply chain? I was thinking might be a good way to strengthen my resume (most of my career in investment analysis) but not really sure if it really brings that much value. Any insights appreciated. #supplychain #cpsm #cpsd #cscp #education #certifications
Finishing up Leadership Dev Program-IT (rotational program: roles included Analyst, SM, PO, Dev, Engineer) with GEICO and looking to post out into the Cyber Security (in DMV area). Did have exposure to Cyber at GEICO for 2 of my rotations, had an opportunity to get Sec+, Net+, CISM (exam cleared only). What firms I should be looking into which values LDP and future growth in the Cyber Arena.
Any thoughts/advice on making the jump to big pharma (Pfizer, J&J, BMS, etc.) from mainly provider consulting (4 years) and life science regulatory (2 years)? Non-MBA masters as well if that helps inform an opinion. Just want to know if it would make sense and try to hone in on the type of roles that could make sense within industry. TIA!
@MBB's how is your firms immune to the up-coming financial crisis. what type of projects due to see higher demand in marketplace in the crisis. (i hope its not all cost cutting projects - aka#layoffs)
How important is an MBA in the strategy/consulting field? And if you’re getting your MBA, is it worth taking on the loans if the school/program is not ranked within the top 25?
Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
Is it worth jumping to Deloitte (offer in hand currently) in order to position myself better for FAANG 3-5 years down the line? Other options include staying at BAH or trying to get into MBB.
Want to reach out to old friends (school mates / interned together) who are at MBB. Best way to reach out to not be “that guy asking for a referral”. Even though that’s exactly what I’m doing.
Thoughts on offer? Experience 6+ YOE in Financial Services Industry Skills MBA, CFA, FRM Currently in Big4 Offer Base 130K SignOn-5K Location New York Firm Non-Big4 Title Senior Associate
I don't get the point of getting an MBA. I feel like there's nothing b-school can teach you that you can't teach yourself... and networking is feasible without the help of an overpriced university.
Have any big 4 announced compensation yet?
Hello. What's the best agency so far to go to when it comes to diversity and actual inclusion for a POC creative? Im pretty done with POC creatives being put on banner projects and the white teams getting the bigger stuff.
Are virtual therapy sessions as effective as in person? I’ve never been to therapy but want to work on my anger issues because they’re only becoming worse as the Stress from life and Covid become worse. Has anyone started therapy virtually through the pandemic?
How hard is it to pass the interviews for a BizOps role at FAANG? Have a referral but not coming from an MBB firm.
For those furloughed or not working overtime in this period: is COVID-19 helping you create a side hustle or alternate stream of income?
Can you have both the CSR and the freedom flex?
Silicon Valley area Sr Consultant role in another tier 1 consultancy, 4 years tech exp out of ug. Base 130 total about 155. Good offer? Have heard Bay Area salaries are usually very high.
At 27, 1st year sr associate, non mba masters and earning 105k. High col city. Underpaid? What are thr prospects of hitting 200k in a few years. Should I go get an mba?
DC Grant Thornton 🐠 - any updates to SA pay bands? What's the range looking like these days, hearing about hiring need on the PubSec side and seeing a few interesting roles.
Going to my first in-person local networking event since covid after work today. I’m worried I forgot how to be a human in public over the past 18 months. Used to be relatively good at working a room (for someone who codes) but it was a skill I worked at for years before the pandemic hit. Do y’all have any advice?
I am looking to gain certification or other credentialing in diversity and inclusion, not only because it would look good on my resume both for future job-search purposes and also to become better educated in this area, which is growing in importance. I looked at SHRM's "Inclusive Workplace Culture Specialty Credential" and got a bit of "sticker shock" at the cost - $1,655.00 for members. Does anyone have other suggestions on training/credentialing in this area?
Now that the ban is lifting, we won’t be needing NIE letter from the employer right for stamping ? If I get a date for H1b in November, I can travel without NIE right ?
Getting a nanny .... my husband and I are looking to hire a nanny for our 7 month old, our 3 y/o goes to pre-school. We've had nannies previously for our 3 y/o but they were both referred by friends. The one we are looking to hire now is our first from Care.com. Does anyone have any advice as to what we should be on the lookout for? My husband and I both work from home, but I can't help my anxiety about not knowing her, the background check was light in information, and I want to make sure he's safe
Hi Fishes, I have got an offer from Wipro, was hired for an immediate requirement for some project named ELC. Does anyone know about this account? I confirmed from the HR that it is a support and development role and has only day shift. Just doubting the shift, I can't work in night shifts How is the work life balance in Wipro? Does they provide any reimbursement for WFH peripherals like Accenture does?
When you don't have an Uber receipt to show when you left the corporate holiday party because you walked home...and you have no idea what time you got home.
Appreciate some help with evaluating two offers: 1.Non-FAANG big tech: 155k base + 15% bonus + 90k stock + 401k match 2. Late stage startup (expected to ipo in 2-3 years): 130k base + 160k stock. Both are very similar roles in a HCOL city. Is it worth to take a pay cut to bet for the IPO? Thanks in advance for any suggestions!
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