I interviewed with an ECD mid-last week and immediately after got some bad news that completely derailed the rest of my week. Because of that, I never even thought about sending a thank you email, but I’m now realizing that probably looks bad. Any tips on how to deal with this?
What do you do when your SO is so naive that she tells her employer during a promotion interview that her long term plan is a career in academia.
EY interview tips needed.please help.
I'm in talks with PwC India for potential offer for Advisory Tech Consulting in banking domain & I'm holding another offer from a Fortune 100 Insurance, Banking & Finances company, but doesn't have the 'Brand Value' in India. PwC India is offering the location Kolkata & other offer is from Pune(my preferred location). Keeping in mind the recent political events(I interviewed at PwC before election results) looking for suggestions from you 🐟es, which one would y'all go for? Brand or Location?
👋🏽 I have an LEK consulting interview...any tips on what to expect on the written case? Thanks for your help!
3 years ago, I interviewed someone who didn’t get the job. They emailed me weeks after, and asked, “I don’t care if I don’t get the job, I just want to be friends.” I never responded. Still feel bad
Contemplating a move to Chicago but can't go till December due to husbands job. Thoughts on agencies letting me proactively interview or do I have to wait till Dec for a position to open?
Got to final round at McKinsey in January this year, didn't get an offer but got added to the Keep in Touch list, and the recruiter said I got good feedback but to wait a year before applying again. I started at Deloitte in October; if I decide to go for McKinsey again, is it weird to reach out again in January next year (having only worked for a few months at my current job), or should I go for it?
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
Anyone ever worked at an FQHC or audited one before? Have an interview with one next week, wondering what the general viewpoint is on them and if I should run away or not?
How much time does it normally take between getting an interview request and the interview itself?
Hi! Does anyone have advice / resources for interviews as an investment analyst or chief of staff at a VC? Would really appreciate it!
Can someone kindly connect me with Investment Banking HR/Recruiter/anyone willing to help? My friend interviewed for Goldman Sachs NY. Cleared the HireVue but didn’t get any communication further. It’s been 4 weeks now. Although the referral came from a VO but the division is different. My friend is looking for Investment Banking division. Need to get in touch with someone from investment banking to push the resume. The rolling process is hurting the chances.Thank you Goldman Sachs
Is the interview process to get into IBD harder or easier than top consulting firms like BCG/McKinsey/Bain? Where do the truly smart people work nowadays?
Have a buddy interviewing with Oliver Wyman for an entry level, right out of undergrad position. Any tips on R1 interview aside from general case prep/interview tips? Don’t know if there’s anything particular about OWs interviews
Is anyone from McKinsey willing to answer a few questions about the interview process? Applied to a few roles. Wanted to find out if there is a way to increase the odds of getting an interview.
I interviewed for an internship at an agency I wasn’t super excited about, but wanted to get some interview practice in. When I met the ACD who interviewed me, we really hit it off and it made me (..)
Are google interview evaluations standardized internationally enough for the advice I get from friends who are googlers in Europe to be relevant for me interviewing for roles in Mountain View? Or do different countries and offices look for different things?
Have an in-person interview with Slalom next week for a consultant position, I’ll be interviewed by 2 different consultants for 45 minutes each. Any tips from Slalom folks? Are these behavioral?
What are some atypical interview questions you’ve asked or been asked? The one that caught me most off guard, though an easy answer was, “What would you do if you weren’t doing advertising?”
Does anyone ever get fired from a Big 4? I have a staff that I have no idea how she made it through. Much lower level of performance than even the interns.
Alt travel: flights to London from client are cheaper than back home. 3 days in Europe? Heard conflicting statements if intl flights are OK to expense for alt travel.
None of my thank you email’s are going through for some reason. Should I email my HR contact and ask her to pass along my thank you to the team?
As an incoming healthcare Provider Operation EA at PwC what can I expect? Background is in operation manager but what are some skill sets I should brush up on? Excel,power bi, ppt, tableau and what else? I have 3 weeks before I start and I want to be ready. Also for traveling, does this position require international travel as well or domestic travel throughout the states. Just out of curiosity. Thanks again you guys!
I want to start adding cold calling into my current warm dials at the bank. Problem is I've never done this before. What's a good resource for cold calling on investments and insurance?
What are some of the top boutique HR consulting firms (talent strategy, organizational culture, organizational development)?
What kind of things do you do to keep yourself entertained/occupied when you get stuck in a shitty city for work travel?
In Accenture’s Federal practice what is a good range for someone with five years of experience and a non MBA masters? Also what level should I come in? Anticipating an offer soon. TIA.
I have a return offer following my internship for an MBB in my home country in SE Asia. However, I want to stay in the US after my MBA (salary, relationship, network etc.). Would it make sense to get offers from T2s to put pressure on my company to enable a transfer? If so, how would I best play this card? I would likely pick any US firm over any MBB at home, given the financial considerations.
I know right now many people(especially in audit) are jumping ships from one PA firm to another! Please, please, make sure that you get the highest possible base salary and sign on bonus!!! Those firms don’t want you, they need you!!! So make sure to squeeze as much money as possible and remember that they won’t think twice to squeeze you as well as soon as you join them.
Hi, Hope you're doing great !! Can anyone help in referral for cisco. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks!
Has anyone ever exited Technology/Digital type consulting roles into something more business / commercially oriented? If so, how did you go about it and what sort of roles were open to you? I fell into Tech and it has never really been of huge interest to me. My background is 10 years experience at IBM > EY-Parthenon > AlixPartners with an MBA in between.
For folks who are stuck on India during this time.. will you be able to WFH? Legally can you do that? Would you need LCA and how long can you WFH..
A misogynistic and racist leader in my group who created a toxic culture on his projects was just given the boot and I am so happy about it!
Are virtual therapy sessions as effective as in person? I’ve never been to therapy but want to work on my anger issues because they’re only becoming worse as the Stress from life and Covid become worse. Has anyone started therapy virtually through the pandemic?
Just curious. Did CDC change its social distancing guideline from 6 feet to 3 feet in order to make it easier for schools to reopen?
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