WFH seems to be the new standard policy for both FT and freelancers because of the coronavirus. To gain perspective, lets do a roll call. Onsite vs WFH Your City Role
Anyone from BCG want to connect on a possible referral? 2 years exp looking to apply for an entry level role.
In a predicament folks .. my new employer hired me into a full time role into the US but the immigration team has only done a TN for 10 months due to some administrative mistakes and now the paper work is done. I am working to see how i get this addressed as I cannot even sigh a lease for a 1 year place or lease a car if my status is under 1 year. I am confident they will renew me but it puts me in a jam. Any advice on this? Has anyone seen this?
What’s general turnaround time from final candidate interview to decision / offer? Friend I referred for a SD role has gone through the process (2 Partner interviews, 1 SD interview) with the last interview occurring about two weeks ago. She hasn’t heard anything from HR and HR hasn’t responded to her emails asking on status. Not sure if that’s par for the course or an indication she got dinged.
I see alot of people just show their current role on their LinkedIn. What's the best way/format to write your LinkedIn experience? 1. Show your career progression? (e.g. 2 years consultant, 2 year senior consultant, etc.) 2. Just update your title? (e.g. 4 years senior consultant)
Hi Guys, I need some help. I had joined kpmg global services recently (7 months) back from one of the IT services companies in an advisory role however now I have received an offer from HCL with 40% hike to my current CTC. What should I do. I have heard that KGS gives decent hikes and bonus payouts however the work is completely backend with limited customer interaction and limited good quality. Can someone throw some light on HCL as well, what is good and what is bad and which to choose
I am interested in PWC' international QS group. They currently have a senior position listed out. I need some advice on applying for that position. Is there anyone currently in that group here?
Anyone work at Uber/ Uber freight? Interested in operations analyst role. DM me. Relevant xp in global supply chain, biz ops & finance/RPA. Finance UG. Microsoft Office, basic Python/R, SAP, Oracle
So I've had multiple interviews at a NY agency for an account role. Spoken with the President but felt I didn't do as well as I could. Maybe a bit long winded in parts of my response. The whole vid..
What skills would you recommend I pick up as a management consultant at Accenture to exit into a program manager role in tech?
Business class travel? Joining Accenture in a Senior Manager role in Sales which would require me to travel to India and other international locations from the US. Whats are the travel perks at Accenture ? Eligibility for business class?
Was ghosted by a recruiter in August after a couple phone calls. Same recruiter emailed today about the same job like we never talked before. Still interested in the role. Best way to navigate?
I’m 28 weeks preg & haven’t has a job since December. I was in final rounds with 3 companies when COVID forced hiring freezes. Torn on whether I should keep looking (continued)
Looking for advice on the next step. So I started at my company just over 2 years ago as an entry level Sales admin with a split role and at the beginning of this year I moved fully into Sales Support and I'm kind of at a point where I coordinate and support the activity of my team, I fully process all orders and manage/maintain our CRM system, provide monthly & quarterly reports for our senior management team. Is this it? Am I at the top end of this role and need to ask for more progression?
How many YOE does it take to make manager at Accenture? How many levels up is that? And is the level below M typically an individual contributor role or a team lead role?
When switching firms PWC>KPMG or vice versa, whats the best way to go about making the switch? Should I randomly apply, get a referral, or talk to a recruiter?
For those that exited to Google but were targeting a specific domain (ex: PM/ Biz Ops - Partnerships/ Chrome/ Social/ Non Profit etc): Did you target the broader business role first (PM/ Biz Ops)? Or the domain (Partnerships/ Chrome/ Social/ Non Profit etc)? Assume educational background and work experience in domain coupled with general consulting skills.
Had many rounds for role in a tech company that I did not end up getting. The hiring manager mentioned that there were more roles in his org and he would be reaching out if the role I applied does not work out. Would it be creepy to reach out and express my interest on other roles ( it has been 2 weeks since I got a reject) ? Really liked the company and the work they are doing.
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
Went to kids holiday party using Lyft. My son gets car sick easily so I warn the driver right away. Lots of traffic + he breaks pretty hard = my 2yo threw up 2 blocks before we get off. 5 min later ..
Has anyone filed for H1B amendment and extension application together? Should I file together or file amendment separately from extension? Which is the better option ?
Friend wants to join consulting for the pay. I don’t believe she has the aptitude or energy for it. We worked together in a much slower industry, and even there she complained of being overworked. I’ve sent her resources to polish up her resume and links for roles but she’s insisting on texting/long phone calls asking silly questions. Today she wants a resume review over zoom! She comes without having done her homework. How do I tell her I’ve given as much as I can? How do I decline referring?
Some states are cancelling testing for the year. Do you think COVID could be the end of standaridized testing?
Hi 🐠 I left the US in August cuz I didn’t get in the H-1b lottery. Now I want to apply for a B1/B2 (tourist) visa and am concerned about the interview. Any experiences or tips to share? cont.
If I’m creating a comp set and a row of numbers will not adjust the number of decimals no matter how many times I adjust it in the “format cells” window, what could be the reason for this and how can I get around it
Monoco Coin with Visa card? Use this link to get $10. Anyone buy the coin? Seems promising get.mona.co/IVWT/mpako51AIJ
Anyone have insight into salary at Charles River Associates? Associate level, thanks in advance!
What’s your status currently?
Has anyone ever interviewed for an entry level role, but were offered a higher level role based on the interviews and experience? If so, what did you do or say? Context in comments.
Am I naïve to think I can have autonomy in an entry-level position? I'm a year in and I feel like I only supporting other people's projects and not owning any of my own. I'm stuck.
Relatively new post-MBA hire here and I’m having second thoughts about getting into consulting. I miss my old industry gig and the predictability it brought (ironically the reason I pivoted). For those who went through something like this and stuck it out, does it get better? How long did it take you to adjust?
Getting recruited for EY’s PCS (private client) dept. can anyone share their experience? What’s the day to day like
Has anyone had experience adding their old employers 401k account to their new employers 401k? Is this a pretty standard thing?
Forced ranking question: When thinking about your last career move, rank in order of importance which influenced your choice the most? A. Prestige of new employer organization B. Prestige of your new title C. Title in path of career growth plan D. Total comp E. Work you would be focused on in new position
Ready for season 3
Health question: Does anyone else suffer from nerve pain in their butt/hips from sitting all day? My research tells me it’s piriformis pain. It means my sit bones are irritating my butt muscle, which irritates my sciatic nerve. It can be excruciating and hurt even when I stand. I bought a fancy seat cushion for my office chair, and I have a standing desk. Nothing helps. The pain has been around for about a month. Anyone else?? What did you do?
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