Deloitte GPS Manager - 3rd year with MBA. Guidehouse reached out. Is $165K base for a MC role laughable or doable?
Being headhunted for a few portfolio ops / research roles at growth equity firms. Thoughts on prestige for MBA admissions? Is it worth it to move or stay in consulting (kearney / s& tier)
If you were to randomly take any CPA exam tomorrow with no prep. Do you as an experienced accountant think you will pass?
Anyone advice on whether MBA is worth it for me? Previously consultant at T2 firm. Currently make $125k base (~$140 TC) in strategy at CPG. Interested in working in food tech. 25, female, 3 yoe, went to top 20 undergrad (non-ivy). Would be targeting M7 or similar. A little discouraged by average comp I’ve seen for post mba CPG roles even from HBS, etc.
If you get a full time offer from the firm where you interned during your summer after your first year of MBA, will the offer pay for your second year of tuition?
Anyone taken/ hold Archer eGRC Certified Admin cert? If so, what was investment/return (exam $, study required, career value)? Interested in taking exam soon.
Folks, posting for a friend: Finance professional, took a break to set up a start up. Did it for 5 years. Did modestly well and sold it before returning to do an MBA. Contd:
Currently pursuing a MBA, and am deciding which focus areas to take. I am trying to pivot from UX design to product in tech. Ideal sector: FinTech Current sector: Mobile Gaming Related sectors: Entertainment, Edutainment, e-Commerce, Social Aiming at head of product or head of design as long term goal. If only 2 focuses, would you pick Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Innovation, or Global Challenges in Business? Advice appreciated!
I have a doctors note for diagnosis with depression and anxiety. Can I get extra time on my CPA exam?
Am considering applying to an EMBA program at Columbia, NYU, or Wharton. Just promoted to Manager and have two young kids. What is the benefit of the MBA? Is it worth the $200k investment?
Any ex consultants who are now in VC? How did you transition (direct/post-mba)? Pros & cons? Do you like it?
Where can you take free mba practice tests?
Thoughts on an MBA during recession? Toying with idea of attending grad school to wait out this recession. Stupid or smart? Would take out loans. Any advice from those who got their MBA in 07/08?
Taking a 5 day deloitte PMP bootcamp soon. Should I study before the bootcamp or will it be enough to pass?
What other ECs are good besides volunteering/nonprofits? My resume doesn’t have a strong track record of community service so I’m worried that any volunteering that I do now will be seen as fake/done purely for MBA apps. Are there any other impactful activities that can fit into resumes like mine?
What are some of the M&A Strategy & Operations Exit ops? Currently focusing mostly on post merger integration and premerger planning as well as synergy assessment. I-banking possible without MBA?
Are there some things or types of work you all did at your firm that might help with MBA admissions? Beyond the actual “work”? Thanks!
Speaking with a recruiter that reached out from PWC Workforce Transformation USA. Salary for SA and M in this group? 3 YOE in consulting with an MBA not top 10 but top 25
looking to jump ship. going to be rusty with interviews. what sorts of questions do they ask experienced hires for consulting?
The days when I wonder why I returned to consulting, I try to be thankful for in the ways I can treat friends and family to things with my salary. Anyone else struggle with similar thoughts?
What’s the worst career advice you’ve gotten?
Workday Financials Solution Architect salary at your firm? Trying to get an idea for negotiation
Do not go to the domestic terminal in ATL. TSA has made it a complete cluster fuck. Precheck line is past the restaurants in the atrium.
If you’re a non-MBB consultant without a top GPA or top 10 undergrad, do you basically have 0 chance at HSW? Curious of the profiles of those who made it with these factors.
Been on the bench for 2 weeks. Internal strategy role for a year was offered to me. Should I take it?
What % of post-MBAs at MBB make it to the next level (engagement manager, project leader, case team leader)?
Working in Europe temporarily. Have an option to do Executive MBA, it’s around 70-90k Euros for an year. Another option I have is doing part time PhD in Management. It’s around 35-40k Euros for 4 years. Any thoughts on which one would be more useful? Currently work in a T2 in their digital practice. Had plans of shifting to MBB 3-4 years back but lost interest after
My Kellogg interview is in a couple days but I haven’t received a zoom link yet. Should I contact them tomorrow?
Who's NOT hiring 😣?
Officially booked travel to home office location in over two months. Depressed. Been traveling to see family and don't want to go back 😓
How do you balance interviews with fieldwork? You can only have so many doctors appointments.
What is salary range for new SM ?
Hello fishes, can you suggest some good certification courses in product management? I have been a startup founder and have lots of practical experience in product management. Looking for a certification to back it up.
14 months into my first agency job and I’ve been told from my CDs that I’ve been recommended for a raise. What should I ask for? I’m making 58k now and have had a bunch of work produced.
Like most of the agencies, we were operating in a high touch environment with our clients to grow business. And in 2020 everyone understood the need to operate remotely and focused on getting the work done. However a lot of sales/opportunities for growth were discovered in informal coffee/lunch sessions with clients. I wonder how are all of you engaging with clients in a remote set up. Would love to hear everyone’s experiences..
Someone could talk about STEAM? activities and how to use this kind of learning in the classroom.
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