{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Hi! Can anyone provide insight into how I can increase my chances of getting a position at Microsoft? It's in the Financial Services Group and I think I'd be a good fit. Any help is appreciated!", "post_id": "5e273e4c40d890002a554374", "reply_count": 0, "vote_count": 0, "bowl_id": "5d82ec5b26ac930024dc03ef", "bowl_name": "Unemployed", "feed_type": "bowl" }

Hi! Can anyone provide insight into how I can increase my chances of getting a position at Microsoft? It's in the Financial Services Group and I think I'd be a good fit. Any help is appreciated!

Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Related Posts

Any consulting firms started layoffs / hiring freezes etc? I feel the consulting firms are a bit quiet compared to tech firms right now - which makes me worry about my accepted offer to be rescinded lol

like

If I’m looking to apply to a Strategy& role, does it make a difference if the person referring me is in a PwC group as opposed to a Strategy& group?

like

Did 2.5 years a MBB. Got the EM/PL/M promotion and switched to Corporate Strategy role in tech. Have spent 1 year here and now wondering how do I grow further in tech. Can’t stay in corporate strategy team at this firm for too long since there’s no vacancy for additional promotion. Any suggestions on the right career move at this point? Goal is to reach c-suite eventually

like

Hi all 👋🏼 I would like to read your suggestions: What are some questions you would ask or what are some things you would make sure to have in place before accepting a remote position? I am thinking asking about taxes, equipment, health insurance, what happens if I move, etc. Am I missing anything?

like
like

Anyone from Boston Consulting Group or McKinsey & Company here? Need a referral Thanks in advance

like

Hi, I'm looking for a referral or information. I just graduated with a masters in finance and am looking for a remote job. I will need training.

like

Openings at Saint Gobain, Mumbai for SAP profile.

Post Photo
like

Almost everyone here is from a consulting background. What is everyone's target industry/role post MBA? Just curious 🤔

like

Anyone interviewed at ByteDance for the strategy role and willing to share their experience about the interview process? Thanks so much!

funny

Any insight on seeing folks move from Sales to SE? I am a former SE who has been in a pure sales role for the last 2+ years. Could see myself in either role, but depends on the company. I definitely have an above average technical aptitude than 'most' sales people, I like to consider the overall trade offs.

like

How many hours do you work a day/week?

like

About to purchase the Peloton bike. Anyone has a referral promo code?

likefunny

Hi all! I was offered 85k for a Senior Analyst role at Oscar Health. Does that seem right?

like

Looking for exit opps on the east coast for 10 yr exp in strategy / org change consulting

like

Ladder at Deloitte: Analyst (~2 years) Consultant (2-3 years) Sr. Consultant (3-4 years) Manager (3-4 years, rearly 5) Sr. Manager (3-6 years) Partner/Managing Director What’s the ladder at other consulting firms? Accenture Deloitte EY PwC Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company KPMG McKinsey & Company

likehelpfulupliftingsmart

Has anyone audited VC or PE firms? What are things you typically look at? I have an interview for a role but have no fund experience. TYIA

like

I have been offered a senior manager role at Deloitte of $150k package. I get the feeling that this is low ball but would love to hear from others. I was just floored when I got the offer as I haven't heard of that number in a long time ... Thoughts?

like

VML - How’s your social team? Seeing a Supervisor opening. Any recruiter contacts?

like

Hi, i have been offered Senior Consultant Role in LTI. Any one please explain the band of this project?

like

Additional Posts

What would be the chance of getting call from Infosys HR? if it has been 2 weeks since they asked for documents just after the technical round. In the infosys porta application status showing review in progress.

like

Who here moved from a large enterprise to a medium sized business? I just got presented with a compelling offer. I’m excited for less politics, but might be dealing with more ambiguity. Would love to hear anecdotes. Thanks

like

Scariest message on this job so far. Just "Hey" at 9am Monday from your senior manager.

like

Anyone wear Gymshark gear? See them all over social media and wondering if their clothes are any good or if they just pay a lot for marketing

Would you package swift and Gibson for kamara in a ppr league? I don’t think I feel comfortable starting Gibson while he’s hurt. Aaron jones and Elijah Mitchell are my other rbs.

like

Just saw a bottle of Blanton’s for $110 and BT for $54 among others… these markups are making it difficult to justify and enjoy whiskey/bourbon

like

My husband and I are going to Charleston in June. Looking for recommendations on lodging.

like

How do you guys feel about US people earning so much more…?

like

Should CDs always work with a partner? I never had a partner at CD level but was running a team of juniors - but my current agency’s leadership (and CDs I manage) have the expectation of partner teams. That was ACD level in my experience, but curious what other’s experience is/was, and what the norm actually is.

like

Currently in manager research at an investment consultant. Anyone move out of research? What’d you pivot to?

like

Poor RSM partner still wearing his Pebble Beach McGladrey polo at the grocery store 😂

likefunny

I usually enjoy going to fitness classes to workout, and find working out alone at the gym mundane. What are my workout options while travelling?

like

any 3d renderers out here? zbrush gets laggy on my macbook pro from 2014 and i’m looking to upgrade and take 3d more seriously w c4d. i was taking a maya class and my computer just couldn’t handle the class streaming while screen recording while running maya. my dilemma is the M1 mac mini, or wait for the 16” mbp w the silicone chip upgrade? Or should i jump ship to a PC? i would probably exclusively use it for rendering. i’m not much of a gamer or anything. PC recommendations, tips, all welcome

like

Wife and I started the IVF journey. During initial screen , found out that wife is Hepatitis B Reactive. Anyone have any idea on the impact of this to overall IVF. She had been vaccinated and we are surprised to see this results.

like

Iqvia was famous to give single digit (4-5%) increment. Is it still the same case? Or things have improved to 12-14%? Based on performance and other factors for sure.

like

What are qualities leaders look for in a media supervisor (real talk). Someone who is good at selling? Someone who is good with people? Just curious :)

likehelpful

Describe your first quarter in 1-3 words.

like

The easiest part of virtual learning is ______ and the hardest part is ______

Mphasis Hi fishes, Any information on rating for this year 2021-2022?

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal