Additional Posts in Over 40 in Consulting
Does any distance mba or executive post graduation program will be considered valid in big 4 firms ? If so can u suggest some good University for post graduation program
Do you have a comfortable bed? If so what’s one thing you swear by that makes it so? Besides an expensive mattress. I feel like mine could be better but not sure where to start shopping to make it so. Tyia.
What functional areas pay the most in biotech / pharma? (e.g., corp strategy, brand management, biz dev, marketing, market access, etc)
What if we do not get a project for more than 45 days in Harman Connected Services have heard they ask the employee to resign.
Is it true?
Have an exciting opportunities for UI/UX , front end like react.js , Pega , Salesforce at Capgemini.
Feel free share and comment.
Would be happy to refer you!
Any Amazon 🐠 willing to refer for an India based BA role?
I have a nice fit to the profile and really interested in the team that has posted the said role.
Thanks a lot for your help :)
Junior here. I’m currently 117% utilized (which I know may not be a lot to many ppl…) but I feel i am nearing capacity and cannot take on more work. I see all the time people say “dont make the mistake of not saying no to work early on.”
When does that apply? How do you say no? I don’t want to make a mistake that has me billing 2300+ a year, but I also don’t want to look bad. My sweet spot is 2050 hours, if i can help it.
Rejected at McK 🙁. Said I could apply to other roles “outside of Consulting” but had to wait 1 @ year otherwise. Is “Implementation” and “Digital” considered “outside of Consulting”? McKinsey & Company
Currently on H1-B and employed. Expecting to be laid off soon. Can I go from H1-B to H4, search for a job and come back to H1-B? (Spouse is on H1-B as well but no i-40)?
How is Livearea a merkle company for QA profile
Experience :4.4 years
Current CTC :10.6 lpa
Have two offers
Infosys :15.8 including variable 10%
Livearea :18 lpa all fixed
Incoming FSO assurance associate at EY starting this fall. Looking to start investing, but I know independence plays a role in what we can invest in. My goal is to hopefully make it until SM one day, and from what I’ve researched after reaching manager investment options become quite limited. Any ideas on where I should start or know more about EY policy? Thanks in advance!
Follow your gut and don’t ignore these signs...
Hi I am about get an offer from IBM, band 8 with 25 lakh fixed package, data engineer data integration role. My current fixed is 16L. Is 25 fixed low? How will be work life balance in IBM? What kind of role will it be? Having 11.9 yr exp
Wanting to move to a new city and start fresh but never had much luck meeting casual, platonic gay friends. Where do I start? (25, gay, moving to Austin or Denver)
What is the difference between PwC practice offices and Acceleration center? Is it hard to transfer from one to another?
Can someone help me with the order and timelines for oracle offer process?
I got a verbal offer 2 weeks back and no response from Hr then, they said that they will send for approvals and bgv would also follow soon, but nothing yet.
Can someone give me a very simplified version of the difference between socialism and democratic socialism?
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I want to brag on my kid, but I don’t want to embarrass him, so I’m doing it here. My college sophomore found out today that he ended up with a B in his accounting class - which is remarkable, given that he received a 50 on his first exam and a 70 on his second. I’m not sure I’ve ever seen him work this hard - and I couldn’t be more proud. The grades that come easily don’t impress me nearly as much as the ones that are hard fought.
What’s the best place/resource to make a will? I’m in California. Any other advice would be appreciated!
My parents got divorced when I was in my mid-20s (I'm 32 now, hopping in here for some sage advice ☺️). My Dad cheated and walked out, literally, on my Mom and they haven't seen each other since....
Traditional vs "Multi-Stage" Career Model
Anyone here get LASIK after 40? I'm considering it but my eye doctor said that I'm trading distance glasses for reading glasses. Wish I had done it sooner in life but had severe anxiety about it. Found a doctor who can conduct the procedure under anesthesia and now considering the procedure
What’s a good physical challenge that will feel like an accomplishment but not kill me (50 YO F 🐠)? I’ve already run a marathon and a couple of halfs. I realized I don’t like mountain climbing, so not joining the Fourteener Club. I already ski. Scuba? Learning to clog? Snowboarding? Anything that you started doing in middle age that you loved?
My FICO score just hit a milestone of 812. Should this be the opportunity to look into refinancing a lower rate mortgage?
I didn’t know I needed this bowl!! I do!
A little off topic but I have a five year marriage anniversary coming up. I’m trying to think of surprises I could arrange for my husband. Any ideas?
Thought I had nothing to contribute to trivia until a question popped up re record players.
My parents just turned 80 and are still living in a big house. I think it might be time to think about going into a fun style retirement community. My dad is open to it. But my mom is pretty against..
I am currently a technical program manager, don't see significant career growth in pure program management. Can anyone who have moved from program management to managing a product or a team (with P&L) provide some insights on how you made the switch . Thanks
Question to Independant consultants. What apps do you use for running your business ? Accounting, Marketing, SocialMedia and Proposal/Contracting ? I’m trying to calculate overhead etc
When does it get easier? Kids, Wife and her career, deliverables due in 2-3 weeks, BD/pursuits. Feeling old and exhausted and wondering why I am doing this.
Looking for some tips on finding a job away from consulting space. 45 year old and still manager and don’t see any hope to make it to next level as changed my group recently. This is killing me and getting very demotivated to work in the env. I am in analytics space and have been getting trained in cloud space to upgrade my skills. I am not a hands on technical person but can understand and have conversations with Architects and guide the team.
In my late 40's, due to mistakes and WLB decisions didn't save any money. Willing to work harder now, what are some career options to earn and save more in the next 15-20 years. A Tech Proj Mngr now
Has the covid19 made you think more about your bucket list and all that you want to accomplish and experience, the daily job grind notwithstanding? I feel like while I am at a standstill, my mind is racing with all that I need to decide and do.
As an SC going for Manager who wanted to jump ship, would you consider another Big4? If so, which one has comparable benefits and better work-life balance (I know, I know that’s probably unrealistic)?
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