Awkward Questions from Client: So you're out of CO right, do you smoke weed? ... No, and not appropriate in the middle of a meeting
That awkward moment when you type <3 to a client in Skype chat and it auto changes it to ❤️
Is there a hiring freeze for EY PI-Finance?
Is there a recommended time of the year to join Deloitte, considering the review cycles etc? I’ve been offered a position but I cannot take it before May. Are there any disadvantages to a May start?
Hi all, currently in B4 tax and trying to get in a pre-IPO company. Which role has more growth opportunities in general? General accounting? Or more tax specialized role. At manager level if that matters.
What base salary should I be targeting for a Senior BizOps role at a Series A startup? Company’s grown to more than >$1B in a year. I have 2 YOE in Consulting, Ivy undergrad. TIA!
Fellow 🐠, how much of a salary cut would you be willing to take to move from your current role to an industry job that feels more personally fulfilling?
Trying to decide between two portfolio ops roles, both in the Bay Area: Small-ish VC firm, ~135k base + 35k bonus Medium PE firm, ~115k base + 115k bonus Which would you choose? I’m leaning towards the PE firm bc it’s more hands-on, faster learning curve, and higher TC, but the VC role seems to have a better WLB and generally sounds cooler (getting exposed to VC vs continuing in the corporate world). What do you think?
Starting on Monday. Transactional. Super nervous and anxious. I’m considering doing two things: 1) keep an excel spreadsheet that has assignment due dates, client names, assigning partner, etc. and 2) keeping a hand written diary of mistakes that I make on various types of legal agreements, with the intention that I will check that diary for assignments to make sure I don’t repeat mistakes. Thoughts on this? Any tips, advice? Thanks!
Director on project calls in our order for sushi pickup today and starts rattling off the rolls he wants to get. After he's finished Partner on engagement tells him he dialed the wrong number.😂😂😂😗
Was communicating frequently with a McKinsey recruiter who asked me to inform them when I submitted my app for experienced hire. They acknowledged my referral and told me they would set my 1:1 coaching session. Then I got radio silence and its been 2 weeks....Should I be worried? Or is it still early
Guys, I have got an offer in Temenos as Associate Delivery Manager and in Wordline as Project Manager. Wordline offering 1.5 lac higher than Temenos. Would like to know , in which among these companies, I'll have job safety, Professional growth , benefits , etc... Please advise. YOE : 11
Getting recruited for EY’s PCS (private client) dept. can anyone share their experience? What’s the day to day like
Hello! I recently came across a junior credit research role at “Income Research + Management” and I was wondering if anyone knows of them? Specifically, I’m interested in their work/life balance policies, career trajectory and benefits. Thanks in advance!
Let's say you get a big exit financially, and you're set for life. What are you doing with this new financial freedom?
How has your WFH experience during the pandemic impacted (or not) your sense of loyalty / willingness to sacrifice for: - your team - your client - your firm
Reposting - Can anyone provide a McKinsey associate referral- 3.5 years of work experience out of which 2 were in risk management and 1 in data and analytics. Please let me know. Based in Chicago.
Question! My client wants me to pull together an analysis on a competitor. I am thinking I might book a call with the competitors sales team and pose as a consultant working with a confidential client who wants their product in order to get more insights about how they operate. I know this isn’t illegal and I am not signing a NDA - is there a reason i shouldn’t do this?
Currently live in the DMV and don’t anticipate going back to work or on client site through the end of the year. My lease is up next month and my parents live in upstate NY. Should I just put my things in storage and stay with them until I have to be back in the city? Is anyone still leaving their respective cities?
Hey guys! Has anyone made the pivot from Merchandising to Project Management? I’d love to chat as it is something I am looking to do. Thanks! :)
Me: scrolls through meme website during 1:1 zoom call bc it’s a bad habit Chill coworker laughing at me: You know we can see everything on your screen because of the mirror behind you right Me: 🔥🔥🔥😃🔥🔥🔥
Got a slightly low offer on a job I interviewed for. Is it just generally accepted that offers have some wiggle room to negotiate? Would be happy with another 10-15k.
Recently got an offer from one of the MBB as entry level staff and I am wondering if the salary and benefits (PTO etc) are non-negotiable ？
What is a Seigfried experienced manager salary in the DMV area? I know they have a nice bonus structure so any sort of breakdown would be helpful
Hello Consulting moms, I was wondering if anyone moved States after COVID? I live in Virginia (15min from DC) and we’re thinking to move to Texas. Dallas or Austin not sure yet. Any recommendations/advice? My son will be starting Middle-school. 😩 Thank you so much!
What accommodations can be made for a Deloitte case interview? Should I ask my recruiter or no? I would just disclose that I have a learning disability but adhd depending on what I need to disclose
I feel like I can’t redeem my career. I’ve been out of paying work since I graduated. My bar was delayed due to a medical problem and since then I’ve only been able to find volunteering. I’ve been working for free for 2 years now. My network is tapped, my mentors are confused why I can’t find anything, my law school’s career services actually gave up on me, I don’t have the money to move to a new place, I have no other support and I can’t even go back to retail because nobody’s hiring out here.
How many hrs of delay are needed for monetary compensation? This is due to aircraft issues
Interviewing for a senior consultant role at Deloitte with 4 YOE in commercial advisory. Currently making 100k as a senior 2 in risk. What range should i expect/ask? Tier 2 city
Any considerations when disclosing to the firm that your wife is pregnant? Debating when to share the news...
Best IRA to roll over my 401k into? And why?
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
What companies pay well for solution consulting/engineering exits? I’m coming from a SaaS implementation background and have already applied to a few places but looking for some more options in case these interviews don’t lead to anything. TIA!
We are having difficulty with managing employee absences. Most seem as if they don’t care about termination. What have others done to motivate hourly employees to come to work? We have changed schedules, offered perfect attendance bonuses, replaced the points system, etc.
A friend just gave me a bunch of her baby’s clothes. She has a 6 month old and I’m a few months away from first. What can I gift her as a thank you?
What are the potential exit opps from Finance Transformation? Pretty sick of process/tech in Finance function and want to do something more fulfilling 🥴
Hi everyone, I have 5 YOE and skill set of ETL, Oracle fusion cloud, Pl/SQL and BI tools including Sap BODS, OBIEE and BI Publisher. I am currently sitting at a package of approximately 6 LPA and I will start looking for interviews. Can you please suggest what are the market standards for my level at present, how much should I ask and settle for ?
First time managing a team - any useful books /frameworks that you have stumbled across in developing leadership skills? There's so many out there that I'm not sure where to start.
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