Interviewed for a client side position the other week. Had to talk to 9 people in total - all white. It’s a relatively big company. At the end of each interview, i asked ... (contd)
I’m trying to make the jump from agency > platform (not FB…more like Spotify or Twitter etc.). I work with reps at these places as part of my job, but technically their loyalty is to my clients (the ones spending $ on their platform), not to me, working at the client’s creative agency. So it feels weird asking them for a recommendation or referral, but that would obviously be easier than applying on the jobs site... How do I utilize my “network” without making things awkward?
Does MBB have a GPS practice? If so, where do they recruit from for experienced hires? Big4, Booz, government itself?
Does MBB hire if you have less than a year left on OPT and only one try at the H1B lottery?
Can someone compare the pros and cons of MBB vs. FAANG+M? How does each shape your career? How are MBA opportunities from each?
I accepted an offer for a T2 firm but haven't started yet (background check in progress) and just received an offer at an MBB. Should I take the MBB and renege on the T2? Any advice on how to word this to the T2? Should I renege after I sign with MBB? Are there any repercussions I should be aware of? Thanks for the help!
Have 1.5 YOE at a boutique and hoping to make a lateral to a MBB consumer/retail group if possible. Anyone have suggestions on where to start?
MBB or FAANG biz ops?
I recently got a verbal offer from KPMG strategy. Is that more prestigious than like, most other firms? Like, I know MBB is done with recruiting; I feel like below MBB for name recognition is the Big 4 and other firms aren’t as reputable. I’m trying to decide whether or not I should interview and apply to other firms or just take this one (assuming a written offer ever comes along). Also, I prioritize work culture and exit opportunities over salary, but don’t want to be paid below poverty line.
Agency I’d love to work at reached out to me out of the blue. Had one interview and then it’s been radio silence for two weeks. Should I stop holding out hope?
Happy Friday fishes! I landed my first product manager interview next week - coming from a non technical background. How to best prepare for it? Any resources you would recommend (aside from cracking the PM interview)? TIA!
I recently received two offers: (1) Deloitte (S&O); and Accenture (Technology Consulting). Which would be more aligned to MBB/FAANG?
Thoughts on Credera? Starting the interview process and was curious how they are as a firm....
What's the usual waiting period from the final interview to decision in Deloitte (Consulting practice)?
FAANG good MBB bad, am I doing it right
I got a ‘design test’ from a company I’m interviewing with and it’s a HUGE ask. They said they are paying, which is actually nice. What is everyone thinking about design tests? What do you look for?
Does anyone else’s shoulders and neck get super stiff/tired within a day of working? I stretch, foam roll everyday and have an ergonomic chair with my monitors at eye level. Not sure what else to do.
Anyone out there looking to join EY SAPConsulting? Must be located in US. Feel free to DM for referral. Would love to help.
What is the salary range for Band 8? Min and Max... ?? I heard hikes are based on the PMR and salary is criteria to give hike.
I need a new car and still waiting on the compensation damage (personal injury). Thinking about getting a lease to finance it and then pay it off once I receive the money. Any cons to this? I don’t want to put my savings into a car. Thank you!
Hello guys, I have 3.5 yoe in Cisco Telepresence. Have basic knowledge of CUCM, VCS, VMware, WebEx issues. Worked upon TMS, telepresence endpoints, WebEx. Have basic knowlege of DHCP, Subnetting, DMZ, Firewall, routing switching, OSI model, TCP/IP, SNMP ITIL V4 certified. Will complete CCNA 200-301 by this month. Is there any good opportunity for me? I need to get out of here. Please Thank you very much.
What’s the correlation between compensation & happiness? I have never been a very happy person (depressed from time to time) and my comp is only 150k. What compensation do I need to reach so that I can become immediately happy? 200k, 300k, 500k?
Hi Fishes, Does IBM match the salary after accepting? I have IBM offer of 18 LPA in hand (accepted) And recently got a better offer 21 LPA in hand. What should I do? Could you please suggest? Would this be unethical to ask after accepting? Thanks in advance for your suggestions.
Is it safe to travel outside of USA when your H1B is going to expire in 8 months? (Extension will be filed at the 6 month horizon.)
Any ideas on fun team bonding events/games to improve culture in a new remote tech startup? Very small team with long work hours, we are trying to build a people culture but hard because we can’t see much of peoples personalities through Zoom meetings much.
My husband & I left NYC this weekend to escape COVID...food & supplies are limited, hard to imagine being cooped up in an apartment for many weeks. We’re basing ourselves in the Poconos for now (cont)
That time HRC and Liz Warren invited the KPMG intern to a 3some and the KPMG intern replied,"but but but Bernie and Bill are my sugar daddies"
Kpmg salary for associate advisory consultant? Fresh MBA Graduate with couple of years of experience
Fellow EY fish- how much was Oocyte identification? And how much was freezing and storage? My doctors office is charging me $700 but I thought it was covered by EYs insurance. Thank you!
What are chances of getting rejected after PDM round accepting salary which was offered. As there is no call from HR and not picking my call from 3 weeks.
Has anyone ever accepted an offer and then later rescinded that acceptance? 😬 I’m considering doing this even though I told my self I wouldn’t. I have an opportunity for a FAANG exit that is just too juicy.
First time needing to edgarize a document (my practice is ECVC and have a client doing a Reg CF raise). Am I right in assuming that it’s just converting a Word doc or PDF doc into an SEC-specific format? Any recs on service providers? Would love a cloud-based self-serve tool and understanding of how pricing is supposed to work.
“In research conducted by Digiday+, 32 percent of agency professionals reported being worried about their mental health, and it doesn’t matter what kind of agency, whether media or creative." https://digiday.com/marketing/crisis-boiling-surface-burnout-growing-problem-inside-agencies/amp/
Don't think I did as well on Kellogg interview as I hoped 😞 it's my top choice by far so feeling a bit disappointed
ATL 🐠 - 2.5 YOE, Big 4 experience in M&A execution, FDD/ODD, Synergy and Growth strategy. Need help finding a job. I’m open to ALL opportunities looking for more WLB
How much is the minimum package for assistant manager designation under technology development stream in big 4 ??
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