Advice needed! I was laid off in Jan and since then I’ve been building my own practice (which I started last year and was doing on the side). Since Covid happened, work has been a lot slower so I started applying for jobs. I got two job offers in these past couple weeks, but the problem is that neither is in the area I want to practice, though the experience from one of them would be probably useful in the future. Ultimately I want to have my own practice, but my dilemma is that as a 3rd (cont.)
Any tips and tricks on PE interview model exams? Concepts and structure is there, but what strategies can you employ to be as efficient as possible when building under the tight timelines?
I have an interview coming up with someone whose name I’m not entirely sure how to pronounce. Should I make my best guess and ask if I pronounced it correctly? Or avoid trying to say it at all?
I'm looking to pivot from consulting into tech. I've gotten lots of interesting from tech companies on the ops side but am much more interested in product management. Any advice on books or courses to help make the transition? I'm struggling to land PM interviews at companies that aren't tiny startups :(
Have an in-person interview w/ a partner, director and manager @ PWC. Any advice? Thanks
Can someone pls suggest good resources/yt videos for preparing for microservices scenario based interview questions. Tech is java.
Getting far along in the interview process.. kind of starting to get cold feet. Anyone been in the same spot (current job is not exciting anymore but fear of the unknown giving you second thoughts)?
Compensation range for Corporate VC Senior Associate, and at Greylock? Applying with 2 years of VC at a Midcap, and 2 years of MBB under my belt.
Have an interview for a strategy job at Wayfair later this week... anybody have any insight on them?
🐠 fam - how’s FAANG sr prod manager screening different than consulting manager role with MBB? Anything out of the usual? Have an interview coming up soon and help will be great!
Anybody take part in the RSM excel case study for the interview process and provide some background on that? RSM
Hi guys! I recently interviewed for a PM role (L6) at Amazon and was inclined (🙌🏾) however the role was filled. The recruiter told me that HM has a headcount. What does this mean?
What are people wearing to zoom interviews these days? I have a couple with PE firms coming up and I’m not sure if I should go with the athleisure look or full on suit and tie?
Has anyone interviewed with EY recently? What is the digital assessment they are having? If someone who has taken it can shed some light that would be really helpful! TIA
Asking for a friend: What’s the interview process for a FSO Manager in EY joining the DnA BI team like? Has anyone been through the process recently? Thanks
Why does the third party recruiter I am using perform reference checks, and not HR/hiring manager from the firm I am interviewing with? Curious.
Recently got sober and am applying to business schools. I’m concerned it’ll be tough to make friends/networks without drinking or doing drugs. Anyone have any insight on this?
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.
WWYD if job option #2 makes you an offer, but dream job #1 is dragging their feet/let you know it might be up to three months before an offer is given; also dream job’s interview feedback was great.
Any ATL mamas? Have an opportunity to move our family from New York to Atlanta. What neighborhood do you love for kids, schools, walkability (is that even a thing?) I work remotely and husband's office would be on the south side (so Alpharetta area is too far north).
Anyone that’s jumped from the D to MBB, I am curious how different the work is? I love my team, project city, but I’m not interested in the project. How much better is the work at MBB at analyst lvl?
First time switching into a new role into an established team at the company I accepted an offer from. A bit nervous on getting up to speed. Any advice?
I would be joining IBM as a project manager. I wanted to move again to technical role in some time. Please share your experiences how easy is it to move. I want to move to Data engineering side. Your response would be appreciated 🙏🙏
I had a baby right before covid started and all of 2020 was spent struggling tremendously. I wore myself out and stretched myself out too thin . Now when I meet other moms, I spew out negatives about the entire motherhood experience. i can’t be a doting calm mother (I do love my kid). It makes me uncomfortable that I do this. I tried therapy and that didn’t help either.
Should I fly American or Virgin from BOS to London next month? Timing and price are all the same. No status on either airline so I’m in economy. ✈️✈️✈️✈️✈️
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
Relocation: If you change offices (by own choice), does your salary eventually get adjusted for market/cost of living? Understand it will not immediately, but as part of the normal year end process?
KPMG Philly seniors, what year senior are you and is your old/new salary, any VC, and what service line?
I will be moving to Montreal in couple of months from Boston. I already have a Scotia credit card with me. Should I start building my credit history by making some purchases here and there. Will it be helpful in any way when I land like rental agreements etc. Any other suggestions.
How do Big 4 Experienced Hire interviews differ from fresh graduate interviews? Hoping to transition from a boutique firm I joined after college to the Big 4. Interviewed with MBB during school, however, not sure what to expect as an Experienced Hire. YOE 4, Midwest LCOL. Reason: great pay and WLB, but, not challenged and little upwards trajectory.
I am going to leave TCS on 13 October , Currently health insurance premium is deducted for me and my two added beneficiary in installments every month. How much money will be deducted from Full and Final Settlement.Will complete yearly premium be recovered or just prorated premium till last day? Thanks for Your Answers.
Now client slide and got given a draft report from a popular consulting firm to review. First slide of actual content ive got over 15 text boxes with comments. I've become 'that' client.
Tie or no tie for video interview?
Delta Platinum today ✨🌟
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.