I am applying for an associate in-house general counsel position in the Midwest, and I am confronted with the age-old question of “desired salary.” What are your suggestions and theories on how to answer?
Thinking about going for the 1-year mba since I know exactly what I want to exit to and would like to save money if possible. Are there drawbacks I’m missing that make a 2-year worth it?
I work at a faang but I realized I’m really sick of tech after being in it for the past few years. I want to to go to a business school to chill for 2 years and think about what I want to do. I haven’t taken the gmat yet. Did I miss my shoot at applying this year? What if I prep for 2 months for gmat and apply for R2 - is that a bad idea?
Is the interview process to get into IBD harder or easier than top consulting firms like BCG/McKinsey/Bain? Where do the truly smart people work nowadays?
If you call the internal recruiters to check on the position you’ve applied for, do they notify the hiring manager that you’ve been contacting? Would that look potentially desperate/bad?
I heard my teammate interviewing for another company in the next conference room... ...turns out it’s the same company I’m interviewing with later today. Let the hunger games begin!
Is it just assumed that your post-consulting role will be lower pay? Assuming you don’t do PE / finance
I desperately want to teach JH History, but every job I interviewed for told me no thanks, they only want coaches (two even specified male!!). Super disheartening. Hopefully one day I can do it.
$75k + $10k bonus for senior financial analyst role in NYC - should I take it? It seems a hell of a lot better than my $60k role in audit. Currently an A2.
N00B question- is there a central place to go search for openings on projects? Commercial or internal. I know there is one for federal.
Currently interviewing at Appirio; how’s the culture, compensation, WLB, project work, etc? Anyone here works at Appirio?
Considering leaving MBB to join a FMCG. Corporate consulting role. Would be leaving at Manager level with Mba. What sort of compensation should I be expecting?
Hey all, was anyone else in the recruitment process for ADQ. I had two positive interviews then I got ghosted. Want to check if my experience is unique
PWC 🐠: Anyone willing to provide some insight on the Cyber Risk and regulatory practice? I found a role I’m interested in.
Anyone here know a book agent or publisher for children books? I'd like to interview for my masters project. Let me know!
Is the SM role like a junior partner at B4?
Spinning off an earlier post, is it better to quit or get laid off? I would think quitting and using the time to "re-center" (i.e. Travel for a few months) then job hunt would look better than lay off
I am just enrolling in 401k, what does it mean to max out 401k contribution? I googled and it says max contribution is 19k, so should I do 19k / my salary and contribute that %?
Is it even possible to get HSW with a low GPA (3.3-3.5 range) if you’re an ORM guy? Even if you went to top 20 undergrad, top GMAT (780-800), good work experience (top consulting firms+FAANG)?
Does anyone have a recommendation for a great mentoring platform/software. Looking to use to match participants as well as manage multiple mentoring programs. Thanks
In what type of project/assignment have you learned the most useful lesson for advancing your career? Currently feel that current consulting open roles are more secondment roles rather than great learning opportunities.
Am I being underpaid? Just turned into a S1, getting paid 80K at a big 4 in a HCOL but not NY or SF
What is the difference between working in consulting in SF vs. NYC? Looking to relocate after UG, but want to make sure I'm making the right decision. I'm thinking about WLB, network, exit opp, culture, price, quality of life, etc.
Does anyone sign their emails at the end with their initials of their first and last name? I'm not sure how I feel about that, I've noticed quite a lot of people in the firm and at the client who do.
Lady SAs and Managers, PwC FS comp thread. Gents feel free to comment. I want to check if ladies are achieving parity.
Question for the more seasoned consultants, these layoffs and overall downturn in our industry, is it an annual cycle? Or is this abnormally bad
Any recommendations on a good office chair? Looking for comfort over looks. 200-300$ range.
Saw an email today about the Pension and click on the link. Saw I have some money in there. I’m 100% vested. I was wondering how does the Pension work? If I decide to leave do i get a check?
How much did you spend per person on holiday gifts this year? Curious what most people are doing. Talking to friends I feel cheap. Although I’m a proud miser and don’t care, I’m just curious.
I had the worst in-district interview today. 5 principals questioning. I completely froze. It was like stage fright. Any advice on how I recover from this? I am so embarrassed. It was baaaaddd!!
Link below ⬇️ your favorite standing desk (with big surface area to fit 2 laptops and 2 monitors + space for my 40oz hydrkflask and a notebook)
Im a M at a Big 4 firm working M&A strategy. 10+ YOE, no MBA. I got here with an engineering degree. 200k+ TC. I’m considering a MBA, in fact, I got accepted to a top 20 school and will start part time in just over a month. Is it necessary at this point? Im already doing the work and learning what I need on the job. Do I need to put the stamp on it and make it official?
What does growth look like for a typical recruiter. What’s the next step in their career? I’ve been a recruiter for 3 years now and thinking about doing an online MBA while still working.. is that a good move?
Atl restaurant recos please fam?
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