Currently a post-MBA returning consultant at MBB. What firms should I target with significant Private Equity Ops groups or value teams? Have to leave after 2 years in consulting because I was sponsored but want to make sure that I understand the point at which I should be reaching out, etc.
I'm a Tech Risk SC, but have an accounting/finance background. I'm doing the FRM now for broader cert experience, is it worth doing CA long term in my area?
I woke up at 3 AM with Sunday scaries despite being off this week. Decided to look back at pictures/quotes I’ve taken screenshots of over the years and have determined I’ve been stagnant in life for a solid 3-4 years. Sure I passed the CPA exam, made senior, then manager, but my satisfaction with my job and life has remained low for that duration. Every year around now I start looking to leave but never do because industry seems boring. Any advice? 🤦🏻♂️🤦🏻♂️
What are the best uses for Tableau vs Power BI? I’m thinking about getting a certification but I don’t currently use data visualization or modeling tools. Would be interested in hearing your experiences. Trying to invest in my future with certification.
Hey Fishes, For the folks who have done an MBA and have stayed in consulting throughout, why did you feel the need of getting an MBA and how has it helped you achieve your goals? Trying to understand what value can an MBA add to my career if my short term goal is to continue in consulting
Is a CAPM worth the trouble? Or should I just wait until I’m qualified enough to get do the PMP?
Is an MBA worth it? I’m in track for an IT Audit Manager position in the next couple years, have Big 4 experience, and am satisfied with the idea of staying in audit for the foreseeable future (but open to other risk relate roles). Is an MBA going to do anything for me as I look to move up in the audit world in the future? Or should I just focus on doing quality work and not waste my time with an MBA?
Is FRM or CFA a better certification?
Recs on a quick financial modeling certification? I’m looking at the CFI FMVA cert but they claim it will take 6 months. The limiting factor for me right now as far as getting a new job seems to be modeling experience so I’d like to credentialize myself a bit
Any recommendations for MBA admissions consultants? Getting sticker shock looking at the prices…
So I got an offer to do a Dphil program in machine learning from a top UK school, I also got an MBA offer here in the US. I am reading articles about how much AI researchers are making and I am pretty mindblown so I think I will choose it over the MBA. I hope I'm not completely blowing it.
Folks who’ve done their MS here (not MBA) - With 2-3 yrs of experience do you think a 1 page CV works or does one elaborate into 2 pages atleast. Also looking for perspective from folks who handle tech recruiting.
What is a typical offer for an external hire at Consultant Level? No MBA, HCOL (NYC) and 3 YOE
For those who paid 100% of their MBA in personal loans, any regrets? I don’t have sponsorship or family money, and the thought of taking out $200k+ in loans especially when I’m not looking to go back into consulting terrifies me.
Hi all! For an experienced hire as a Human Capital Consultant at Deloitte, what should I expect the salary/sign-on bonus to be at a MCOL city? I have approx. 3.5 YOE (non-consulting), MBA and MS degree (non target school) and also SHRM certified (which is probably irrelevant for the role but thought I’d share anyways). Already did my research but the range is kind of all over the place for experienced hires so just want to have a ballpark. Thanks!
I’m sponsored from Deloitte at my mba program and I’m planning to rerecruit for MBB. Some of my classmates and others in the program really question why I would do this. I personally did a lot of research into comp and it seems like MBB definitely would exceed in just a few years after mba. I guess just looking for opinions, is this an irresponsible plan? Or do you guys think getting MBB is def worth giving up my sponsorship
Looking to specialize in privacy and was considering getting the CIPP/CIPM/CIPT. I already have my CISSP and CISA. Is it worth it?
I am mid 20’s in consulting type role and I get very conscious of my voice and how I speak in a male dominated industry. Anyone relate? Any tips to gain executive presence?
Hey all - I got an awesome new job Accenture in the applied intelligence practice as a consultant. I am also doing my MBA part time at a T15 school. The MBA exit salary is on average 150k for consultants in my program. I was hoping that when I finish my MBA, I would be able to ask for a raise to match my salary to what those MBA folks normally get. Is there a way for me to request that in ACN? If so, how open are leadership to that conversation?
W, St. Regis, or Las Alcobas in Mexico City? Also open to high-end boutique hotel recommendations...
How many sick leaves does ACN have?
Any recommendations for a career coach? I'm a mid-level looking towards promotion to senior associate so looking for coaching on management and bd (but not opposed to advice on exit opportunities, just don't know much about intentionally charting a career path beyond stick it out at the firm) Cross posting, I'm a WOC (Asian)
MBB folks: when you refer a candidate what do you look for? I feel that I have a strong background and I just need to land on that interview to win
Has anyone used cellphone damage protection benefits for amex plat? Any challenges and tips that I should know ? What are some of the docs that they require to get reimbursement
Looking to take tennis lessons this summer, open to either group or private lessons, but I can’t find many options outside of Tennis on the Lake (terrible customer service so hell no) and Midtown and EBC which are only reasonably priced for members. Any recommendations?
I got laid off today and need a new job asap. Would love to connect with anyone looking for a junior writer.
My income is $6 away from the next tax bracket(32%). Any ideas on how to lower my taxable income? Last year, my additional source of income(cd accts, robinhood) net out to be 8k. So i know this will take me over to the next tax bracket. Currently, I do put 6k in ira, 3500 in hsa, do roth contribution 14% towards my 401k. Also, pay ~30k/year tuition for my grad schooI(dont think this helps lowering my tax?) anything that I am missing to lower my taxable income? What else do you do?
I have a lead on a great paying Sr Business Affairs role. Can do fully remote. DM for details.
I started working in a agency two months ago, and I have two very big projects running simultaneously. My Creative Director left for paternity leave, and left me with all the work, facing the client, going to shootings, editing. I've been working 15 days straight, no weekends. The agency hasn't given me any back up/someone I can team up with to do the job. Is this normal? I'm used to have a partner, a copywriter or another creative working alongside. Keep in mind that I'm mid-level.
Anyone here know about/recruited with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure team? They seem to be recruiting aggressively and am wondering if it’s worth pursuing. This is for a product planning/biz ops role
F1 visa rule by ICE to leave country if classes are online is pure evil! Students have to pick between health and academic career!
I'm thinking about getting braids. What are your thoughts on interviewing while wearing braids pulled back in a bun? Yes/No, until you get the job?
Does anyone else feel like WFH has made higher ups notice you more? I feel like when we were in the office I was always judged by my looks, how young I was, my ability to make small talk, etc., but not the content or quality of my work. Now that the only thing they have to judge me on is my work, it seems like everyone wants to work for me. Don’t get me wrong, I’m grateful but also TERRIFIED to go back in the office and watch all that momentum go down the drain.
Hat to a job interview = good/bad?
Any deloitte fishes in Spain? What's the salary range for managers in the cybersecurity division?
What's the worst industry to work in, and why?
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