Is it wise to leave a firm like ZS associates in for a backend role at Mckinsey. At ZS we get proper client side consulting role exposure but the mckinsey opening is more of a knowledge management type thing. So should I think of applying?
Currently working on interview prep for a product manager role. Purchased the product alliance course and going through the content now. Ex consulting 🐠, now product mgrs, did you also read more books, content etc to learn core principles of pm to boost confidence in interview prep? Thanks in advance! 🙏🏼
Went through 5 rounds of interviews just to get a “the needs for the team have unfortunately shifted, and we no longer have a need at this time. That said, if anything does change, I will keep you updated!” To say I’m discouraged is an understatement.
I Have an interview with kpmg for AAS under M&A, does anyone have any tips on how I should prepare for my interview?
Anyone able to tell me anything about Deloitte S&O insurance group? Interviewing for a job there but wondering what the group is like.
Last step of an interview process, I’ve received a case study where a new player enters the market with a cheaper and better proposition. Not dramatic movement of the market has been detected, but customers are asking for similar offers and the market seems to loose its “dynamics”. The client is asking my firm to develop a strategy to fend its clients data base and revenue stream from the new player. - 1h presentation, any suggestions on how to structure the problem?
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.
Feeling burnt out and fed up and it’s not even busy season. Can’t quit because I need this job for money and didn’t get any offers while interviewing 😩 just venting
Hi All, I worked for 4 months at some agency as a full time, due to personal reasons I had to leave that job. After a month I joined another agency where I’m currently working/furloughed. In resume I do not mention that job where I worked for 4 months due to obvious reasons. Can any new potential employer find out that 4months I hid and covered under previous employment? Please advise, I’m scared as I’m not getting any offers despite interviewed at several organizations.
Recent grad with less than 1 year experience applying to college hire program that I am still eligible for. Which should take priority on a one page resume: skills (technology), campus leadership roles or a national student case competition
What's going on with Facebook privacy practice hiring? A recruiter reached out to me via LinkedIn. Has anyone here spoken to a recruiter yet? Or going through interview, TC conversations? Any insights will help!
How do you approach networking convos if you're not looking to exit immediately? What if they are looking to hire and want to interview you? Any tips for navigating?
Teaching moment: Do not show up to an interview an hour early. Just be there on time. 10 minutes early max unless otherwise told.
Rant: The job search is super draining. Seeing people getting interviews and offers to higher caliber firms makes me wonder what’s wrong with me. I have referrals and wrote the best resume I could.
Hi. I’m currently thinking of applying to Ms Data Science at Harvard University (https://www.seas.harvard.edu/applied-computation/graduate-programs/masters-data-science). 1YOE, Strong T2, Canada 1st University, 3.5 GPA Electrical Engineering, 5 months internship in Food-tech startup (No GRE as it is not considered in the application). Do I stand a chance?
Starting at MIT this Fall and hoping to work at Bain next summer. Attending the summer ExperienceBain events, but what else should I start doing right now? What are the best ways to prep for case interviews?
Thoughts on applying for clerkships several years out of law school? How would you even apply??
Had a second interview with the head of the group and after he told me they’re still bringing candidates in for the next couple of weeks and I should stay tuned in. So, what gives? Should I take this as a soft rejection? It is my experience that when a firm wants you they’re more inclined to give definite timelines and not hedge their bets as much…. Am I reading too much into this?
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?
I have a question for HR/People Department leaders: For companies that are 1,000+ employees, what is your ideal HR/People Department structure? How many direct reports, and sub departments/teams does the CPO have, and what are roles are you hiring for (Traditional HR roles or more fluid/hybrid People Ops roles)?
Random question about social security: if I switch jobs mid year and had already reached the max contribution to social security in my prior job (but am still getting the same % deducted in my new role), do I notify anyone or will I just receive the delta in the form of a refund during tax season?
Happy Friday y’all! Anyone here have experience using a professional resume writer/service? Would love a recommendation, bonus points if they have experience helping consultants land jobs in industry at mid/senior levels. Cheers!
Hi all, I’m joining EY as SC2 in the FSO finance performance improvement group. I wonder what compensation should I expect? I’m currently a senior associate at PwC audit. Want to get some ideas before speaking with the recruiter. Thx!
Any experience or takes on Observe.AI? I’m coming from human capital consulting and being recruited for a similar role on their team. Glassdoor reviews look pretty good but they’ve only been around since 2019.
Typically, how much of a salary difference should an AD and CW creative team have between them? Should they be paid the same?
I love how people pride themselves with being unassigned or out or busy season ... My Utilization levels are still over 100.. Busy season until June ! #AuditLife
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Deloitte partner wants to chat with me about a role- basically interview. What may this entail? And how do I handle the conversation? Thanks
So I’ve been on a big tech client adv project for months now and have formed a good relationship with one of the contacts. She’s dropping hints about open positions, and they would pay me about 40% more and I like the company culture, so I want to work there. Will there be a noncompete or other internal problem if I go work for them / tell them I’m interested at the very least?
A pretty good exit
Life lesson from Christopher Walken: "None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an after thought."
I’ve been in the same city for too long and want to move, but my agency is getting into a hybrid model. I feel like I missed the timeframe to jump cities during covid and need advice on how to navigate the conversation with my manager. Has anyone been able to do this recently without having to get a new job?
PwC Director Sabbatical is a joke. They tell you it is 4 weeks, it is actually 3 weeks plus one week of your vacation, and good luck trying to take it.
Can anyone share experiences interviewing for security engineering roles, please? Would also love salary ranges, please. Thanks!
Heading into benefits open enrollment and beginning to receive current provider renewal percentage increases (medical and dental) as well as market offers from other providers. Curious what other employers have experienced and hoping to receive successful negotiating techniques. My company is too small to receive claims experience data from the provider. What % increase did you see for a small to mid size company?
Anyone know how associates in Valuation(TS) do bonus wise? Looking for rough percentiles. Also any info on how fast base grows
I really want to try for baby no. 2 soon but now if I would start it would put me in my busiest month of January when the baby would be due. I already went down in hours this past year because of the pandemic and my Team had to pick up the slack. I also was told yesterday that the team struggled when I went down in hours. I really want to start trying because I want my kids closer in age. My daughter turns 2 in July so I would like to start soon so they are 2.5-3 years apart. I don’t know
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