Would it be possible to go from FP&A at a bank to investment banking without an MBA? Background includes transaction advisory and previous banking experience
Is FRM or CFA a better certification?
Looking to get a few certifications, I have worked in both IT and HR consulting and am trying to decide between ITIL, SHRM, and PMP. Any thoughts on which would be best for future, quickest to get, hardest test? I get the cert paid for and a bonus upon completion, so trying to decide which one to pursue or the order if I want multiple.
Recent MBA Admits - Anyone kinda intimidated by the fact that they have to rebuild their social circle completely within MBA? How hard is it gonna be?
Has anyone does a part-time MBA while consulting? I’m nervous about handling the workload. Up for promo to manager this year and starting at UChicago in the summer, any tips or advice appreciated
would it look bad to go from UG to 1 yoe in industry to 6 months at tier 2 to starting at mbb? concerned it is too much job hoping that may be looked down upon in mba apps or PE recruiting
I have a work experience of 3 years 1st year as software engineer in Capgemini Then did mba Then 2 years at wipro as Functional consultant Now i am plaaning to switch I also have frm level 1 certification How much hike can i ask in my new company?
Any Accenture Interactive account folks on what makes a successful Account Lead at AI. I've been approached for a "Digital Transformation Executive" role, but my knowledge of digital transformation/CX/BX is cursory at best. I crashed and burned pretty hard at Publicis Sapient (now back industry-side) and am wary of going back into the digital transformation space. However, the AI folks insist my general business background, MBA and brand strategy experience will translate to success.
The cyber folks have certifications of some form or the other. I once heard a partner in cyber say that you must target to get one certification per year. How relevant is it for data science/analytics? If it is, what certifications should we get?
Does PWC sponsor employees for MBA ?
I work in consulting for 5 years now and I have been accepted to a Masters in SCM at MIT. I wish to return to consulting after the program. I am wondering if I should seek an MBA in the future
It's a little after Christmas, but my brother was admitted to an MBA program in Canada. What's a good but useful congratulatory gift, fit for a Management candidate?
How is a CFA viewed by MBA admissions? Background as management consultant but looking to get into investment/asset management more broadly and thinking of doing. Is it over kill w/ MBA in Fin?
Hmm what is the best ROI gig for someone with a JD, MBA, BS in Physics, and top 10 MSs in ECE and CS?
Step out on faith - Current big4 Strategy consultant looking for an opportunity to pivot to an MBB role. Any partners looking to hire a MBA with a diverse background? I can provide email.
To the folks who pivoted from tech consulting pre-MBA to IB post-graduation, how has your experience been? What would have been helpful for you to know prior to making the switch?
I have an MBA and cpa.. currently doing technical accounting consulting, but would like to transition into a T2 firm management or strategy consulting position. Would anyone like to have a call and refer me to a T2 consulting firm?
Hi people. I'm looking for internships in the financial domain. I'm a doing my MBA in finance and I really want to kick start my journey as financial analyst. I want to improve my skills. Can you please help me out
Hello people, Looking for an opportunity in Credit risk/Risk advisory/consulting / Rating domain of large corporates. Having had over 2 years of experience in credit rating of large corporates across segments (BFSI, Retail, Consumer goods, Trading, Auto /Defence ancillary etc) post MBA finance. Kindly assist/guide me for the same. Thank you very much.
Anyone here transition from audit to IT strategy or m&a type consulting? I have over 7 years of experience but I’ve been told that MBA is the only way out. I’m confident my skills would be applicable in other fields too but interested in heating your thoughts.
Looking for senior level digital position in Denver metro area. Client/Ad Tech/ Agency positions are all of interest.
In FL. Have option to WFH but partners tell us “not to make a habit out of it.” Have to Email in every morning that we plan to WFH so they keep track b/c some people’s hours are slipping. (Continued)
Out of curiosity, when do people take internship experience off their resume (in terms of years after college graduation)?
My effective utilization since 10/1 is 158.3%. If my counselor asks me why I didn’t achieve my lead goals this cycle I’m gonna flip a table.
What happens if you’re an associate and you’re fired for “performance” suddenly. You had a performance review the week before and their was no talk of this. How do you perceive this?
Thinking of applying to PwC CMASS. Currently coming up on 1 year at EY FSO. What are hours like, and will I have time to study for CPA??
I’m vaccinated but getting very nervous about the delta variant. I’m reading a lot about pretty bad breakthrough cases. My husband is immunocompromised (but vaccinated). Most people at my office don’t seem to care at all about Covid, we don’t have a mask policy, etc. I’m getting really nervous about spending so much time in the office. Ugh
Interested in nappy surveillance tools/technologies you used. We are couple of months away from hiring a nanny but I'd like to have an idea of what I will need and the cost. Thanks!
Any tips for compensation negotiation? Have a scheduled call with HR today for TC discussion with a startup
For remote roles if I move around the US a few times does that create a tax headache for the employer or just for me?
Equity Research interview this Friday.. So many close ACN friends and I feel like I'm on the fast track for $$ and promotion, but ER seems like more interesting work. Any advice? Anyone done both?
Do you guys factor in your public accounting internships when applying for jobs? For example job wants 4 years of experience. I just completed my third year as a full time associate
(swapping employers on a tier2/sponsored visa) Should I resign when I accept the job offer or only when the new visa is approved by home office?
If given the option to transfer to TAS internally from Audit (as S2 with CPA) would you all take it or recommend going external with RSM? They have a hiring spree and I am really curious if the WLB is actually better and, in our current market, better pay as well. Heard their retention is good, asking for Southwest Region.
Talk to me about the agony of being a full time out of the home working mom of a young, pre school aged baby/toddler. Is it different for dads/non child bearing partners? Who struggling with this?
Is 50% commission a good “salary”? Just received an offer with the following details: - 50% commission. Stepwise increase by 5% for every $5k per month (e.g., 50% of first $5k, 55% of next $5k, etc) (Resets every month) - treated as independent contractor - no health insurance, no 401k - no hour requirement, WFH option, flexible hours - they cover bar dues, CLEs I feel like 50% is very high. Obviously being an independent contractor costs me a bit more, but does this look like a decent deal?
Creating a company and going the self funded route. Is it silly for me to cut tax advantage account contributions (e.g., 401k) to gain cash on hand? - even if I lose firm contributions.
Former Big 4 SM/Ds who made the move to Amazon Web Services or Amazon, was it worth it? Considering the move myself.
Hi Ladies, I need some help. I am going into the office this week- after well over a year and then later that evening I have a dinner with my project team, including my MD. I have no idea.. cont
How does margin interest impact taxes? Can the margin interest expense be used to offset capital gains or dividends? This year was the first time I used margin so curious about the tax impact
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