Anyone who renege and get any backlash? I signed an offer with a big 4 for full time and am still interviewing with other companies. ( Was an intern last summer and my offer got pushed out to summer cause my masters is 1.5 years and I graduate in December (In my defense the big 4 refused to let me go to another practice.) Plus pressured by parents to accept something before I graduate.
BCG fish I need advice. Currently interviewing for a Consultant level role, they mentioned it was generalist track and it’s located in the south region. If I have experience and an affinity to work within healthcare would I be able to network and get staffed on healthcare engagements regardless of region? Don’t want to get stuck in energy work or another industry if that’s what ends up happening. Boston Consulting Group
At what point do you politely pull yourself from an interview process? Context: good agency and cool CDs I want to connect with but don’t want to burn bridges with, and I know I can’t move across the country once WFH subsides and it’s just not the right time. Was flattered to be reached out to though. Tips?
What are the implications of being kicked off a project that you aren’t performing well on? Part of my thinks it could be for the best given a poor team dynamic, but I’m also nervous of having a poor reputation within the firm. Has anyone experienced this?
Should you send a thank you note to an interviewer after your interview? I was taught in college to do that, but I remember even then rarely getting a response. Is this one of those habits that's dying out?
Put on a project just because I'm a POC and it connects to the work. I want to do a hard pass but fear of repercussions. 100% feel like the token (look we care and have a person that match you & this aesthetic) POC. It just doesn't sit well with me on how it was tossed my way nor feel comfortable to do it.
Lots of us are skilled at delivery but most sales books seem to focus on the pitch and closing... What are your best resources for learning to develop and nurture strong, lasting client relationships?
Hi I was planning on applying to Blackrock for their Corporate strategy and development summer internship program. Could someone help me understand the job responsibilities better?
Asking for a friend: What’s the interview process for a FSO Manager in EY joining the DnA BI team like? Has anyone been through the process recently? Thanks EY
Getting recruited for EY’s PCS (private client) dept. can anyone share their experience? What’s the day to day like
A male colleague of mine, who just joined the team this week, has made inappropriate advancements towards me during a team event, touching my leg while talking to me and saying how pretty I am. Worst thing is he’s joining my project too… It’s a no brainer that this is unacceptable, but it’s the first time this happened to me in a work setting and I’m unsure how to handle it. What steps should I take first? Report to HR immediately or speak to my team’s partner first? Any advice is appreciated
Student here, working on a project. Do you know of any consulting companies (of any size) that want to be mostly in-person after the pandemic? I’m writing I’m favor of hybrid work, just looking for examples of ones who won’t be doing that.Thank you!
Genpact Hiring for below positions . Required female candidates only for diversity hiring . Interview will be scheduled on Saturday 9/18 . DM me if anyone interested . Consultant - 4+ YOE Lead consultant - 6+ YOE principal consultant -8+ YOE
Three weeks to leave for MBA, assigned to a new project. Please send me some words of support to not throw everything away and give up just now!
Is the Strategy& HIA Payer/Provider interview process 3 back to back interviews campus style?
Cold applied to McKinsey just for the hell of it. Got a call for a screening. Have no idea what to expect in the screen or overall interview process. Any tips/insights? (I’m now wishing I paid more attention to the MBB interview stuff in this app - I hear there’s a case? Haha 🤔)
Hi Fishes , Any program/project managers here ? What do you think is the future of technical program management in India ? Is it for mba grads who are comfortable with technology Or should only pure techies get into it ?
Has anyone interviewed at Facebook for a PM position? How long did it take to hear back after the on-site interview? Been almost a week now and the recruiter said on Tuesday they were still in the debrief stage…Facebook
I have two offers - same comp: Big4 A - I used to work there so I have some network and connections. But it’s a specialized group in niche industry (good balance of provision and compliance) Big4 B - never worked there. It’s a provision only group specialized in tax accounting but no specific industries (probably will see everything) I value my network especially in the middle of the pandemic but I don’t really want to be confined in a niche industry. Provision > compliance. Any advise? TIA!
Message me for a referral to Numerator as we’re hiring fast! Data/tech company recently acquired by Bain Capital hiring consultants, analysts, etc.
Anyone familiar with American Cybersystems Inc. (ACS)? Acsicorp.com is the site. Interested to hear any Data points....They reached out to me but I've never heard of them.
Hi Fellow Fishes, Did you get your full body check ups done? Ever since we all started WFH, did you notice any change in those readings?
I went through a pretty rigorous interview process for a marketing project manager but ultimately wasn't given job. Though most of the feedback was positive, the other candidate had more direct experience with the job responsibilities (digital assets, social media, etc.) My job/company dabbles in digital but it's primarily traditional media. How do I again the experience if I'm limited by the type of work we do?
Are you able to maintain a healthy lifestyle now when we are 1.5 years into the WFH? How do you manage between going to gym and work?
If staying 5 nights at Marriott properties on points but it's split: 3 days one location 2 days another... Any one have luck getting them to waive the 5th night? Platinum member for what it's worth
Corp associates, just curious if you ever raise concerns about inhumane hours with your firms? I see that we’re having useful discussions about things like wfh and comp but less about hours? Aren’t those the thing that truly stands in the way of our happiness? Why aren’t we talking more about this while the market is so hot, are you worried about competition? Lack of sympathy from partners? That the comp system would fall apart? Ashamed to sound like a slacker? I’d love to hear your perspectives
What percentage of total outstanding shares is typical for Senior Manager/Director level hires at a startup that is last stage Series E/F? Valuation of the companies are $2-4b. No MBA
https://fortune.com/best-companies/2020/ 25 - EY 31 - Slalom 32 - KPMG 36 - PWC 41 - Accenture 45 - Deloitte 46 - West Monroe . . . 69 - Bain ESKPADW (the W is silent) is the new MBB?
Anyone transition from consumer PR to something other than Marketing? Really tired of the grind and want to to transfer my skills somewhere applicable but hitting a wall.
The past year my profile got shortlisted for almost all big firms like Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon etc.I do perform well in the technical & other aspects but am unable to get past the behavioural rounds. Scoured online resources but not able to exactly narrow the reasons for rejection. Kept learning from past interactions & implementing in next opportunities, still the results are the same & feel exhausted now. No specific feedback also leaves you in the dark. Any suggestions and guidance?
My only skill is my job. My secret: I take a homemade gummy every morning after breakfast.
Anyone else hate the phrase "You'll feel a little pressure" during an ultrasounds while on stims? #thebloatingisreal
I saw a bowl for dog lovers, but could not find one for cats to my surprise. So I wanted to have a bit a fun and create this bowl. Please share any pictures, memories, tips and tricks or anything cat related. I want to welcome all cat lovers and owners to this special bowl 😺
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