What credentials do you need to get into MBB. I have a 4 yr B.E undergrad and an MIS grad degree. Worked for an IT services firm for 2.5 years, Deloitte for a year and now KPMG. Any tips?
After your first job, how relevant is GPA. For context, I went to a school that is very well known for grade deflation (Deloitte had a “suggested” minimum of 3.2 here) and I studied statistics, a particularly rough major at the school. Long story short, GPA was between a 2.9 and 3.0. This wasn’t due to slacking and I’ve done well at Deloitte so far with plenty of experience to speak to. Would my GPA still block me from certain firms, like any of the MBB firms or a Tier 2 consulting firm?
Is it worth going from Director at EYP to Consultant at BCG to transfer into MBB? Currently working in Strategy and Transactions at EYP
My friend has a second round interview with McKinsey. Does anyone know where he can find high quality MBB cases to practice from? He's gone through the McKinsey website cases and additional resources they recommended. Is the management consulted case library any good for $200?
Non-mbb folks that want to enter mbb. If you had a cross offer from all three, would the recent negative publications about McK influence your decision?
I just had drinks with two of my college friends who been at mbb for 3 years… Feedback was that they were lost on what to do next because they had good general skills + brand, but never went too deep on anything. Is that a real problem or do I need better friends?
Which firms have the fastest career path outside of MBB and T2? I know those are up or out and they must be fast. But are there other firms that are known for promoting quickly? What is the average years to partner at your firm?
African/Black F; 3.7 GPA from HYP; 2 years at MBB; 2 years at FAANG; haven’t done GMAT, but aiming for 730+; education- related extracurriculars in my home country— what are my chances at HSW or M7?
I’m currently at a boutique consulting firm with a very horizontal structure so have what will be a dumb question to most of you. Can you explain at MBB and big 4, what are differences in tasks...
Have worked at PwC in US / UK with 4.5 YOE. Manager now and 25 years of age. What do you guys think above a move to MBB India? What level should I try to recruit at? Currently based in London but considering a move back. Do I need an MBA (I have a CS Undergrad from US)?
Any of you got blacklisted by MBB? I think I just got did. Rejected Bain's joining last moment for BCG. Share your experiences maybe?
How is the financial services consulting different across MBB? In terms of service offerings, areas of focus, culture
Those who want to join FAANG: don’t you think that the upward mobility is limited? Thousands of super ambitious MBB background people with top credentials joined these firms over the last decade.
Any MBB life sciences professionals willing to connect? Looking for overall career guidance. Thanks 🙏
Quick question: is a GBP 100 000p.a salary at a FAANG a good salary when considering London? I would be emigrating. 7.5YOE leaving MBB as a female; and suffered growth set backs many times.
It is confusing to call mbb as b3 when there is b4. How about Real3/R3? Real consulting...
Here is my idea for a startup! I collect all the data from career transitions and use Data Analytics to predict the most likely career transitions. I could start with consulting. What do you guys think about this? I would be able to predict based on your firm(mbb, big4), your experience, which role you are likely to move (Faang pm, strategy manager, move to mbb). I have all the data to do this, but wanted your thoughts. Would the output of this be relevant to you?
First day of being on the bench and already terrified for my job 😰 how long until I need to worry??
For jobs that are remote, would one get a pay reduction moving from GA to FL? Trying to see if living in FL would be wise since they have no state income tax.
What are your thoughts on the value of a Harvard Extension School degree vs. a standard online MBA from a reputable public university? I feel like the Harvard name carries a lot of value....
For those who have been laid off, what does it look like right before? (like HR schedules a meeting with you?). I have this really bad pit in my stomach. No trolling or sarcastic stuff please.
Only one flight from San Diego to New York. It was cancelled due to maintenance. Now I have to connect thru SFO. Landing in New York 6 hrs later than my original canceled flight. Alaska Airlines. Pts?
What was your salary when you bought your first house and how much did you spend? Trying to determine if my significant other and I are stretching
Pros of Working in a Boys Club: The F Bathroom is now yours. Leave skin care. A hairbrush. Toothbrush. A cot. Buy a door lock. Move in. Sell your condo. Get fired then live rent-free in the vents.
Seeking counsel from investing 🐠: what to do with 10k to invest? I was told using a fiduciary to set up index funds is a sound way to go but I am very new to this world. Data points in the comments.
Had a vacation planned to my timeshare in St. Martin in February, hotel is pretty destroyed - flying Delta (platinum) anyone know their policy or best way to go about getting refunded / voucher?
My h1b got approved this year in Consular processing and with all the uncertainty I am planning to change it to a COS instead. Anyone applied for a change to Change of Status from Consular processing. How much time does the process of changing to COS usually take? Potential RFE etc?
How do I get in contact with a headhunter? Or at least get on their radar. I’m at a boutique firm in Upstate New York with 2.5 years experience including litigation, medical depositions, appellate briefs and a pending brief before the Court of Appeals. I would prefer to move laterally into either a legal research position or litigation associate role in the NYC area. Appreciate any insight or feedback.
Are you vaccinated? Will your students have the opportunity to be vaccinated before school starts?
The lions are about to hire the D coordinator from the Patriots who just lost to the D coordinator of the Eagles who the lions fired a few years ago 🤦🏼♀️🤦🏼♀️🤦🏼♀️ I will never see lions SB 🙁
Any Accenture people know if it negatively impacts you to be on an Accenture Federal Services project if you're not AFS? The project seems interesting but not sure how different AFS is?
Has anyone worked on government audits or audits with the DOD, requiring a security clearance? Is it typical audit hours and is there a pay bump with this role?
If you started working at a company for like a year as a staff level, for example 2019-present, and this is reflected on LinkedIn, do you guys update any promotions to show it as (the date or year of promotion) -present... or just show it as 2019-present? I’ve seen people do the latter more but is that even right?
Best place to invest large sum with very little risk ? Thinking of putting a large sum into my 401k as it has been growing around 12% YoY. Any suggestions ?
Just wanted help from the community to know answers for below ques- Future of Oracle EBS,APPS.. . Also is there a chance of clearing the interview for Oracle apps and getting aligned to cloud/fusion projects. . . Any help to suggest ways for learning cloud/fusion would be praiseworthy. . Bckg- a 2 yoe Oracle apps dev. Joining Deloitte usi soon.
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