I did not realize how underpaid I was at my current firm/ position until I started applying for my same position elsewhere and saw the base starting salary at some companies/ other firms is around 10,000 more than where I’m at salary wise in my current firm (62k, HCOL, Senior Associate 1)
How do you tell a recruiter that you are no longer interested in interviewing for a position without burning bridges? I spoke with HR and then the direct manager and realized it may not be a good fit for me. What do I say?
Would anyone at McKinsey be willing to help me prepare for the PEI portion of interviewing? Have my super day coming up and just want to fine tune my understanding of the format. Thank you!
Sometimes people don't really understand the interviewer expectation and fail at interviews not because of their subject knowledge but their lack of demonstration skills ☝ What 🐟 🐠 🎣 🐡 Fishes think on it🙂
Hi everyone! I’m a young CPA, relocating to Raleigh. I made the decision to transition into sales after realizing that I want to bring more fun into my career. I’m currently reading sales books, watching Keenan’s YouTube channel, and learning all I can. I’m relentlessly applying for SDR positions but I’m having trouble landing interviews (been applying through LinkedIn). I would appreciate advice from anyone who transitioned from another industry into sales. How did you break the barrier?
Is networking still key as an experienced hire? Networking was really helpful when I was applying to consulting as a student, because of the clear recruitment cycle most firms followed. Now that I’m looking to switch to industry, I’m looking at specific roles / depts at specific companies. Companies often seem to want to fill these roles quickly so no time to network, and on networking calls people can’t help as much if you are targeting a specific dept. any thoughts?
Looking to return to Big 4 as a consultant now that I have some experience; however, I’m not sure if the reason I’m not getting any interviews is because of covid or what’s on my resume/lack thereof. Has anyone gotten hired at Big 4 during this time and have any help or insight for me? Thanks!
When will the uscis offices reopen for gc interviews?? Looks likw june 4 opening is for asylum non emergency
How does one show personality in MBB interviews? How much is too much? Humour? Info about personal life? Specifically interested for BCG
Anyone ever worked at an FQHC or audited one before? Have an interview with one next week, wondering what the general viewpoint is on them and if I should run away or not?
Lined up for Accenture situational interview. What type of questions come up? Also what are these interviews for?
Do you always clean shave for an interview? Have one with EY later today for SC2 and I think the stubble (clean neck) helps me hide my baby face a bit so I’m leaning towards not clean shaving.
Is there a bowl for all things MBB (people wanting to transition there, currently interviewing, compensation, etc)?
Has anyone completed a case study with IBM? How was it? This will be my first! Any tips would be great.
Is anyone from McKinsey willing to answer a few questions about the interview process? Applied to a few roles. Wanted to find out if there is a way to increase the odds of getting an interview.
Anyone have experience starting a new job for a week then leaving because you got a better offer? (I.e. you were interviewing for both at the same time but one process moved faster). Any red flags or pointers?
Useful tip: Try to maintain a file where you diligently update notes about all the projects you have worked on, what challenges did you face, your learnings, client/ manager testimonials etc. This will help you in your next interview. It is not humanly possible to remember every single detail.
What do you do after your interviews? Are you expected to continue networking with current students while you wait for the admission decision?
My overdue promotion (PM to Sr PM) is in progress, but processing is taking a while due to company Covid delays. Is it inappropriate to ask my manager what the salary increase will be? (It’s killing me to wait and wonder if it’s lower than I’m expecting)
I must confess that I have been purposefully making mistakes in my work to get my partner to yell at me 😩 he started not catching my mistakes so I had to make them more egregious. I fear that my kink might end up getting me fired 🥲
Any recommendations on resources/ guides to use on how to become a better interviewee, and how to prepare the right way for interviews? I have a couple of entry level consultant interviews coming up.
Hi Folks, Can someone from McKinsey & Company kindly guide me on Knowledge Specialist roles in McK. I’ve been approached by the Talent Scout for such opportunity, want to know if it’s a front office role or back office and will there be a case study round for this role? Also, is it a good option to move from client facing consulting role to KS roles. TIA
I believe "Qualified Immunity" regulations be extended to Teachers and Coaches, like the cops have. We both police less and demand less from the public as it erodes. Should this be fought for by our unions/legislatures?
Does anyone know what the range is on base and bonus for Exec Director in tech at JPMorgan? I’m coming from a peer bank and trying not to sell myself short. Any help greatly appreciated!
Hi All, Need your valuable suggestion I am an AWS Data Engineer with 8 years of experience what is the maximum salary that I can expect from companies? Request your suggestions please
For Joe’s email - Should we have to request the leadership to exclude us in the loop for anything on retention bonus or market adjustments, because anyhow they won’t be offered to us?
I’m due August 04, 2021 and will take a 6 week maternity leave starting August 2 (assuming the baby doesn’t come earlier than that). My boss asked me when he should stop giving me new files/ease up on my workload. I didn’t know how to answer since I’m the only female attorney here and this is my first baby. Any insight? (I’m an insurance defense attorney if that matters).
What do you use your amex points on?
Hi, considering moving to Australia, targeting strategy roles (ex MBB exp). Would I be at a disadvantage during the application process if I do require a visa? Do you know of any successful cases? Otherwise, what are the ways to settle down and work in Australia? Got a EU passport. Cheers!
How would you design an intern program for a project with a long onramp and few low-hanging fruit?
Joined a pharma company for a role about a year ago and feel extremely demotivated and underutilized with my abilities. Is it too soon to make a switch? How do I best position myself for a switch to another company?
Hello fellow H1B folks! Question on i797 approval letter. Got my visa approved from company A. I need to delay my start date at company A. If company A does not withdraw its application, how long do I have on the newly approved petition to do the switch? Long story short when does the new petition cease being valid? I still have an existing valid visa / i797 for my current company.
Maybe one or two of the reporters pretending to care about Biden’s answer to court rebalancing because they’re bored of a blowout race could ask the president or senate republicans about the president of the United States believing that Barack Obama and Joe Biden murdered Seal Team 6. https://twitter.com/UrbanAchievr/status/1316118694385385473?s=20
Anyone hiring for senior roles on H1b in industry? Have cross industry experience in strategy & operations.
Hi everyone, I have salary discussion tomorrow with PWC for the role of Salesforce Tester(for the associate role) .How much salary Expectations should I ask to the HR? My YOE is 2.8 , Current CTC 5 LPA. Please suggest.
Interviewed for a job and the interview, while grueling, went well. There was a panel and an exercise. I have decided it’s not the right fit for me. What is the best way to decline? I feel bad for the
At family reunion and playing Monopoly Deal (first to $1M wins) with younger cousins. Crushed them. Teaching life lessons. 👌
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