What is the salary progression like at Bain (as you go through the ranks and also if you’re at the same position for >1 year)? I’m an intern and I don’t know how to bring this topic up to my managers lol
Currently working on interview prep for a product manager role. Purchased the product alliance course and going through the content now. Ex consulting 🐠, now product mgrs, did you also read more books, content etc to learn core principles of pm to boost confidence in interview prep? Thanks in advance! 🙏🏼
I’m coming back to work from maternity leave soon. The daycares I’m on the waitlists for won’t have an opening for 2 more months after that. What do you think is the best set up for the 2 interim months without daycare? Hire a nanny to come to the house (convenient but SO expensive), or do a flex arrangement with reduced hours? I’m leaning towards the flex arrangement and either trying to work early in the day and then watching the baby while my husbands at work. Any thoughts or experiences?
How is mindspace work culture Mindtree Someone just reached out for a tech arch position..
Leaving my firm in a few weeks for another B4 and couldn’t be more checked out. Still playing a large role on the project I’m on though. Suggestions on how to stay focused and engaged on client work?
Is everyone short staffed? I mean in my office the turnover is currently insane. Not really sure how the next year will go without an extreme hiring spree.
Need advice on strategy- got new job and somehow negotiated a sept start date. With the layoffs going on at D, what are the odds I can perform badly enough to get laid off so I can collect severance and take a vacay?
I’m feeling lost. I’m in my 30s and my career has been mediocre and now there is the prospect of layoffs. I haven’t had a romantic relationship last longer than a few months and I don’t have any close friends. I feel like I am failing on every front and I don’t know how to turn it around. I feel like I need some radical change but can’t figure it out Anyone have similar experience and was able to find a way out?
At a new firm and right away I knew I wasn’t going to get along with one partner. Had a conflict with one of his associates early on. Everyone else is cool. Got into it with the partner and he told me he didn’t need my help on his matters anymore. The cool associates are still asking if I can pitch in cause they’re swamped. I’m a nice guy (despite what the partner and uncool associate may say), so I’m helping out. I’m the guy that gets fired and shows up the next day. Results TBD.
I worked at PwC and just got laid off for seemingly no reason. Does anyone have any leads for data analytics/data strategy/data engineering type roles? I’m happy so share my performance feedback as well. It’s pretty solid.
We’re hiring! Looking for a Sr Art Director to join our Store Experience Marketing team.
Laid off and unemployed for a while. How bad is it if I portray myself on job applications as still working at my former job?
When a recruiter asks what salary you want for a specific role, do you throw out a number you think seems plausible or do you ask them what it pays?
I am 30 and just got promoted to Senior manager. I think I am doing well but I feel I am driven more by pessimism, imposter syndrome, and fear of getting fired as opposed to a positive mindset and the desire to thrive in my career. I feel like I am suffering from some sort of a mental issue but wanted to throw it out here and get some advice to deal with this from the fishbowl fam as opposed to going to therapy. Thanks in advance for your responses!
Lots of my ad friends have been laid off recently and are having trouble finding jobs in NYC. Wanted to share to give us all perspective in a place with so much job-hate talk.
Anyone know when holiday layoffs are being scheduled for this year? First week of December or end of January?
If I had a traditional IRA before being employed in a 401k eligible role, can / must I roll that IRA into the 401k or can I leave the accounts separate without deleterious tax consequences?
Had a 3rd round interview with PwC (Partner) and they said they would either want to have another interview with a team member or will “move forward with next steps”. This was last week and recruiter hasn’t gotten back to me yet. Manager position. What does this mean? Bad news? Trying to not be disappointed yet 😭
To all my SDRs/AEs/AMs/BDRs that are out there, I’m running an experiment that I’ve never seen before: Have you ever worked together with a teammate to close your company’s deals? I’m talking start to finish of sales process, from cold call to closed booking. I’m curious to know if folks always tackle calls by themselves, particularly intro calls, and beyond. Obviously there has to be a handoff at some point, but where is that inflection point? Trust is probably THE most important rapport
Potentially dumb question here: I am starting law school soon and will not be employed (net income of $0 assuming I don’t get a good summer internship next summer). Does it make sense for me to sell my personal investments next year (assuming my income will still be zero) so I’m paying a 0% capital gains tax rate? I’d just rebuy all of the same stocks immediately… am I missing something?
Question for the ladies: I'm getting sick of spending so much time getting ready for work. Would it really matter if I tried less (eg wore my hair in a bun everyday, wore less makeup)?
Hey all, so I was initially informed my hiring process would be the following (Apple) HM interview -> Case study -> On site I completed case study last week and was informed it would take 1-2 weeks to hear back. I felt like I bombed the interview but ended up hearing back relatively quickly that I’ll be passed on for another interview (not on site). Since I am fed an additional interview before the on-site, does this mean my feedback was neutral?
I got offer from UBS business solutions group in India . I was interviewed for technical architect role. My offer mentions that my corporate title is Director but functional role is Tech Engineer. Is Architect equivalent of Tech Engineer in UBS ?( It doesn’t sound wrong; architects indeed are high skilled engineers .. just want to confirm )
Any tips on cable management on your home-office desk? I have two laptops (+ chargers), one monitor, webcame, external speaker, phone/watch charger in addition to the wireless keyboard/mouse. It's a big mess!
I am new to RR this year. I am excited about this new journey and created this group to hear advice and tips for classroom setup, organization, and time management. Thanks to all who comment!
My daughter turns 1 in a couple months! 🥳 Creative suggestions for a first birthday during COVID?
How much do you Holiday Bonus your staff? I have 2 Non registered females. Hired May this year. Brought in 25 million new assets to me. Salary is 35k. I'm thinking 1500.00 = 2 week salary.
Do any of you have experience getting promoted or trying to get promoted while pregnant? How’d you go about it and what was the outcome?
Best book to help prepare for interview? Last time I did an interview was 5 years ago so fee pretty rusty right now
Anyone else feel/felt out of breathe just talking a lot during a Zoom meeting? Third trimester and trying to have "Executive Presence" is so hard when you are bloated, burpy and winded during pregnancy.
Mamas, my husband is having a really hard time at work. He’s been very stressed out, the culture is very toxic, and he’s a very passionate person so he’s having an extremely hard time. He’s working nonstop, we have a 6 mon old son, and I’m working full time as well. I talk him down from the ledge everyday, he’s decided to switch jobs but right now isn’t having luck. He’s extremely smart, just isn’t fitting in at this place. Thinking of setting up some time to talk to a psychiatrist..cont
Just joined a Big 4 firm under the impression I would be doing XYZ work, but it turns out they misrepresented the position and the reality of the engagements available. I was straight up lied to (I did my due diligence as best I could). What should I do?
Insights into PwC HC P&O practice ( Health Care Industry)? Currently at Deloitte, contemplating a switch - any insights appreciated!
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