Where to get the energy/time to job search while on the job? Thinking of weekends then booking a week of PTO for formal/informal interviews
Have an interview with GS this week for a Bank Compliance Associate role. Genuinely have no idea what these types of roles usually command (base + bonus). Any insight?
I was unemployed 6 months. Now I’m turning down interviews because there’s so much interest. Clients and publishers are throwing wads of $$$ at me. If you’re struggling, keep going. There’s hope!
Is it strange that during an interview a partner at D told me “we’re more professional here”. I’m at another big 4 firm btw.
In interviewing for senior level (e.g., group director) positions, is it common for the hiring manager to have you come in to meet with all of you direct reports as a part of the interview process?
Just let me travel again…
Bout to hop on a flight EWR to ORD cuz I'm hardcore craving some deep dish pizza #consultingpointsperks
Currently interviewing for a designer role at Tesla - wanted some advice. The hiring manager has seemed uninterested and always dropped off interviews early and without answering any of my questions. He also mentioned that he's lost 4 designers from the team recently (red flag!). I think it'd be a cool role, but it sounds like I'd be the only designer and there's not a ton of support, BUT if I do well - lots of room for growth and promotion. Plus internal transfers after a year also an option?
Thinking of either Belize or Costa Rica late fall this year. Any recommendations? In particular would like to hear about Marriott hotels and off-property excisions in both countries. Thanks!
Interviewing for an Amazon Senior Program Manager. Any recommendations for the initial phone screening? What will the phone screening cover?
Hello, My queries is more towards how to deal with counter offer? 1- During screening. Why are you looking for job after having an offer? It took a month to interview you and release offer letter. And many more question on same. 2- After getting 2nd offer letter. How to deal with previous org (1st offr)? Any email body if you can share will be really helpful. Please share your thoughts.
Any suggestions for escaping the ops life? Just took level 3 and have been doing interview prep... unsure how long I should look internally before looking outside of the nest
Hey team need some help - I’ve flown United since I was a child, and naturally I’ve flown with them through and through my consulting career. I just flew on Delta for the first time and it was so much nicer than what I’ve been used to. What’s loyalty like here at Delta - and is it worth status matching and becoming Delta loyal? NYC based if that makes any difference. TIA!!
Any tips for getting a job abroad? Currently working in Germany, applications abroad are basically all instantly discarded, while I have always get invitations for interviews in Germany. Have lived abroad multiple years before… I open for many countries, currently looking at Canada, Netherlands, Switzerland, US, Singapore and Australia.
I need advice on salary negotiation. During the interview process, I said I’m expecting a salary of 130k. They called me and said I’m the one and wanted me to agree on a number before putting it (cont
Any Guidehouse people on here? Thinking about applying there, specifically Chicago, and was just wanting a little more information. Guidehouse
What's the best way to prepare a business case presentation? I've been invited to a final round interview for a medical device company as a process optimization consultant. They sent me a client case study. In the case there are pain points of the client, and some numbers to analyze their workflow and recommend them to use their medical devices for process improvement. I'm not sure how to stucture it. how would you approach it?
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?
Can I get referral for pwc Healthcare or any other company ? I have 3YOE in US Healthcare and done my Masters in Zoology...
How do you deal with a narcissistic employee? Does anybody have any experience? I read the materials, the little that his available, bottom line there is not much counseling that can be done, unless the narcissist wants to be counseled and acknowledges shortcoming. However, this flys in the face of narcissistic behavior. What are your experiences?
If I get an offer elsewhere, with a higher salary offer, will Deloitte increase my salary to keep me?
Does what I contribute to an employer 401k affect how much I can contribute to my own Roth IRA/IRA or are the max contributions counted separately? I’m looking to contribute the max to my Roth for the first time but don’t want to accidentally over contribute. Any advice is appreciated :)
How do you handle a spouse who doesn’t understand the stress of being an attorney? I recently switched to a new field of law, still insurance defense, but an entirely different practice. I come home some evenings absolutely drained. Yet my partner expects me to be ready to go for whatever evening activities going on. I’ve tried to explain why I’m drained, but my spouse just doesn’t understand why I’m so mentally exhausted. I don’t know what else to do.
I need sanity check please. i am 6m pregnant with twins, have a history of miscarriages&specialists urged us to be extremely careful since covid19 can lead to stillbirth. My SO is staying with his parents this week to help with renovation. We agreed they'd follow social distancing rules while SO is living there, but he just told me his parents are spending hours with their friends in closed spaces wearing no masks!Now he has to stay 5 days longer and test prior to coming home. Right to be angry?
Second year litigation associate deeply considering starting my own practice. I feel like the solo life, although difficult, would be more justified than working at a firm where all of my work is controlled and stifled. Thinking about doing property/insurance law, some family law, and debt defense. NY. Thoughts? Pros? Cons? Am I crazy?
How have all you fine 🐠 found your GMAT practice test scores on MBA.com comparing to your true score?
Resigning after 8 years. Looking for new opportunities with either part time or limited travel. Can’t do full travel commitments.
A recruiter reached out to me about a Senior Strategic Designer role at BCG Digital Ventures. Any tips on what they’re looking for? I have to send my CV Friday AM.
My H1B Transfer is approved. How many days it takes to get the approved I-797 also shall I wait to get I-797 in my hands or can resign since it’s approved?
With Hilton now. Should I switch to SPG or Marriot? Do it before or after the official merger?
In my early thirties, still an Engagement Manager only making $355k basic, plus benefits and guarenteed minimum bonus of $100k. What did I do wrong? #Satire #DoesAnyoneElseFeelThisTypeOfDiscussionHappensWayToMuchHere? #WhyDoSoManyPeepsNeedValidation? Not trying to put people down, but seems there are far too many people on the hamster wheel just churning and in need of validation. Any thoughts? Am I off base?
What should a first year manager expect as a salary in a small firm? Firm is less than 70 employees and in the southeast region.
Any thoughts on getting a degree from Harvard Extension School? I’m thinking of getting a grad degree in Management Info Systems instead of getting an MBA
PWC 🐠: Anyone willing to provide some insight on the Cyber Risk and regulatory practice? I found a role I’m interested in.
General musing - it seems like the vast majority of recs in here are for super expensive hotels and resorts (St Regis, etc). I work in consulting and make good money but can’t fathom spending $600+ a night on a hotel. Am I really in the minority or is it just that ppl staying at the Ritz want to show off?
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