I am currently in sales (less than a year in) and would like to eventually transition to trading. What’s the best way to go about it? I should have my CFA by the end of the year and also planning to do a more technical qualification next year. Would it make sense to consider masters/MBA?
Is asset management a difficult path post-MBA? Are there any lucrative finance roles outside of IB that are available to T15 MBA grads?
Applying to McKinsey as an EH while getting my part-time MBA. Any cons to checking “Yes” to being in school on the app? Want to make sure recruiters do not overlook the app simply because of technically being in school while working.McKinsey & Company
Looking to specialize in privacy and was considering getting the CIPP/CIPM/CIPT. I already have my CISSP and CISA. Is it worth it?
Anyone done, or know someone who’s done the mit sloan fellows mba? Considering that or an EMBA.
Hi All, I'm 5+ experienced in IBM DataPower, secondary skills include working on WAS, MQ, Jboss, Tomcat - shell scripting to automate basic stuff. Holds certification in AWS Cloud Practitioner. Knowledge of DevOps tools like Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, GIT, SonarQube. Please let me know of any opportunities
Has anyone taken the CCSK? I joined the CCSK foundation bundle course this will be my first cloud cert I know it’s open book.
Current CISA. Is it worth getting CFE?
Hi D&A 🐟, I’ve been thinking of doing a career pivot from cyber security to data science. My current role is very technical and have experience with Python, PowerShell, AWS (SAA cert), Azure (Security Engineer cert in progress), and a bunch of other cyber security related technical skills. I have experience doing basic data analysis but not at the level of a data scientist. What would you recommend I do to gain these data scientist skills? I think the end goal would be to transition from cybe
Has anyone taken the CISA while on lockdown and can speak to the virtual testing experience?
Anyone have info on MBB/Strategy& supply chain consulting? Group size, actively hiring, common backgrounds (MBA/certifications required/helpful?), project types, & interview prep tips? Looking to enter as an experienced hire. Currently a procurement financial analyst and just passed my CSCP certification. Ex-big4. Thanks!
What are your thoughts on the value of a Harvard Extension School degree vs. a standard online MBA from a reputable public university? I feel like the Harvard name carries a lot of value....
Can someone give a time sense for an average prep time for CSCP certification versus CPIM? I think CPIM takes much longer but not sure
Considering obtaining a CFE certification. Can anyone share their experience vs experience obtaining CPA? I’m already a CPA. I just want a comparison of study time requirement and difficulty of exam.
Looking for pointers to crack the AWS SAA certification. Currently doing mock exams from Tutorialsdojo and in the 78-80% range. Is this a good estimation of preparedness for the exam?
S2 right now. Planning to leave in spring 2023 and get MBA. If I still perform above average/well up until I leave for school - Could I push to get promoted to manager with the intention of leaving right after? I want to get the official title change as it may help with recruiting while in b school. I also am considering letting my immediate partner know this as soon as I get a high gmat score.
I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...
Google job posting says min salary of 133k for an engagement manager in PSO. Does PSO really pay that low? Managers at Accenture make 180 with MBA. And is PSO basically just IT implementation for google clients? https://careers.google.com/jobs/results/84428754345960134-engagement-manager-telco-media-and-entertainment-google-cloud/?location=California,%20USA&q=Pso
29 F with 7 years of work ex considering MBA in 2022 and could use your help in planning. How many years of work ex did you have before you gave MBA a shot and how much financial aid did you get? I def want to do this but slightly worried about taking up hefty loans again.
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?
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I graduated in May 2020 and found myself excepting a Junior Art Director position in Healthcare. I never saw myself in health but with many agencies having hiring freezes I decided to get some experience and save up some money in the meantime￼. Fast forward one year; I’ve added a new campaign to my website and I’m starting to apply to consumer agencies again￼￼￼￼. ￼ Any tips to help me make the transition?￼￼ Any place to avoid? Who have you noticed is hiring again? Thanks in advance :)
Should I fly American or Virgin from BOS to London next month? Timing and price are all the same. No status on either airline so I’m in economy. ✈️✈️✈️✈️✈️
Experienced hires applying to consulting roles - are your resumes 1 page long or 2 pages?
Leave a tip at the hotel every week ?
I've been passed up for promotion. I know that if my mental health had been better this past year, I probably would have been promoted. Spent too many days just trying to survive rather than excel. 😡
Anybody have advice on the Google APMM final round case assignment & interview? I don’t know what to expect
Is the work culture at Amazon really that bad?
What is the average compensation for an account manager (sales focused) selling into Microsoft? Base + variable.
My partner from prior firm. He mentored me from Consultant-level. Gave me fast promotions. I executed and brought him $. He didn't let me make Senior Mgr at age 28. I switched firms. 40% salary hike.
Anyone who renege and get any backlash? I signed an offer with a big 4 for full time and am still interviewing with other companies. ( Was an intern last summer and my offer got pushed out to summer cause my masters is 1.5 years and I graduate in December (In my defense the big 4 refused to let me go to another practice.) Plus pressured by parents to accept something before I graduate.
I have an opportunity to take over the 401k at my credit union and was thinking about getting this as it seems like it could be done pretty quickly and may pay dividends in the future.
Have an interview for a junior role coming up with a CD. What questions should I be prepared for?
Help: The 2 interviews in this round are a week apart, I just had the 2nd interview and realized I didn’t send a thank you note to the 1st interviewer… is it better to only send to 2nd interviewer or send a one-week late thank you note to 1st interviewer?
Is a Staff Attorney position in biglaw worth it over Associate w smaller firm? Pay seems to be better but does “Staff Attorney” stain your resume if you try to lateral into Associate elsewhere
I'm a senior at a non-target ivy just got an advisory return offer at big 4. How do I initiate conversation with MBB for full time if they don't come to campus/I don't have personal connection
What’s the biggest salary bump/raise you’ve had that didn’t involve a title change? Does such a thing even exist? 🙏🏼🤞🏼🙏🏼
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