All Wharton Applicants: did everyone's recommenders get a thank you note from the Adcom? It went something like this: "I hope this email finds you well. I wanted to reach out very quickly to say thank you for writing xx a letter to the Wharton MBA program. I just read it, and I can say it is one of the most through , descriptive, and supportive recommendations I have read this cycle......... I have tried to google this but views are inconclusive. Both my recomenders got the same exact note.
Should you mention you checked out LinkedIn during an interview? Such as “ I saw you worked on ___ account at ____ agency”or “I noticed you got an MBA from ____, I’m an alumni there as well”
What graduate degrees do you have, if any? I want to get my MBA at some point, but thinking about a degree in innovation prior to that. Curious to see what degrees fellow practitioners have or endorse
Recently got my MBA and have been in consulting for the past year. I’d like to becom a SMe. Thoughts on going back to school for more technical degree like computer science? 30/m if that matters
happy sunday! just wondering if RBC (internal strategy) is good enough of a brand name to break into T2 firms in Toronto? Currently don’t have a MBA but thinking about it if it’ll help. have been a top performer for the 3 years i’ve been at the bank out of undergrad - promoted twice
Why I love being in industry: I presented a deck and I misspelled "EBITDA" in the exec summary while presenting to the exec team. No one noticed. No one called me out. No one gave me a nasty glance. No one sent a "pls call my mobile" text after. No email with some stuff about "not meeting expectations" or "how could you let this happen in your role". After the wave of panic, I remembered that I'm in industry now. I make more money, work less hours, work with great people, I'm happy.
What's the expected salary for a person with following details Skill set - Scrum master with Certification yoe - 2 years (scrum master) Total industry exp - 8 ( 5 years in infrastructure department in mercedes benz and rest as servicenow developer plus scrum master)
Any M7/T15 admits planning on signing up for P&Q pre MBA networking festival? I don’t really know what to make of it
Do Strategy Firms ever take people with non-strategy consulting backgrounds (not including the mba route)? Most of my experience has been in data & analytics which I'm not sure is relevant apart from these firms' data science practices
Does anyone know what’s the PERM processing timeline after labor certification? Assuming I-140 is filed with premium processing. Not Indian or Chinese citizen
What TC should I be targeting with 2 YOE and M7 MBA? The MBA helps but not sure about competitiveness when I have less with less experience than most of my classmates
What’s the most fun way to use the GI Bill if I already have an MBA and am not looking to further my career with another degree?
I'm considering taking the CISA exam but don't want to continue to be an auditor in future. What other jobs can CISA help me get? Is it worth getting the certification ?
Anyone worked with any really great consultants that they would recommend? I’ve taken the gmat and I need to start looking at Fixing my resume, crafting my story, etc. but I don’t know where to start. Figured this is where an consultant could help? I’m very lost in the whole applying to mba process
MBA applicants, what kind of extra curricular activities do you do? Is this component important in the MBA application? I don’t know where to start looking for those things since working FT.
Just got staffed under my first incompetent, asshole male senior manager who is talking to me like I’m a 1st year associate. I’m 30 and have a top tier MBA.
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What's the longest period of time you have had to wait to get credentialed before starting a new position?
About to give my first interview at my old college for first rounds. Any tips, best practices? Ex: cases, or red flags to look for when talking to applicants?
Still wondering what would happen if I honestly comment on the capabilities and opportunities at a client site during my review discussions.
Just came back from drinking with manager and team. Check my email, and he wants us to review a deck for a meeting. Son of a bitch.
How long have you been in consulting?
When your favorite Delta SkyClub bartender saves you Pink Lemonade (with Vodka) from Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. #fightcancer #thirstythursday
Freaking Marriott charged me $50 for an in room dining I didn't receive. My expense this week is messed up!
I only want to be on enough travel projects to maintain my statuses and now that I've hit SPG Platinum, I am ready to GO HOME
Just got promoted to Consultant after 2+ years, 9% base salary adjustment + 1.5% bonus. Does that sound right?
Browsing through the podcast top chart for a 5hr flight to SLC - "The McKinsey podcast" is at #24. I'll stick to the black tapes, Thank You very much.
ACN folks how do I go about changing from an AMX to a Chase card for travel expenses? What is the process?
That sinking feeling when you're in commercial consulting but people think you're federal...
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