Company approved me hiring my first (non-lawyer) direct report! Excited to cross this off my professional bucket list but I know hiring is the tip of the iceberg. What books, articles, general pro tips, etc. do you all recommend for "being a good boss" advice, esp. geared toward a first time boss?
Getting past phone screens but can’t seem to get passed phone interview. I feel like I’m a good fit for the jobs, but I have no idea what I’m doing wrong. Any specific tips to work on interviewing?
Hi Greg - Two questions. 1.What life lessons would you give to those who want to stick to consulting in the long run? 2.Same Q but for those who want to exit + what is the optimal role to quit Thanks
Can someone compare (type of work, exit opps, comp, etc.) consulting at a major firm for a tech sector group vs. a financial services sector group?
Can anyone tell me about Deloitte’s DCE departmental culture? I am interviewing with them so any insight is appreciate...
Folks that have been laid off in their careers, did you take a pay cut in your rebound role? How big and how'd you cope?
I think my friend is about to make a huge mistake and I need additional arguments for why the following is a bad idea: friend got an offer as an associate at an AmLaw 1000 firm (similar to Polsinelli) and an offer as a staff attorney at a non-market V100. Because the staff attorney firm is more prestigious, friend is leaning that way. I’ve been trying to tell them it’s a terrible idea since it’ll be hard to get another associate role after that.
So I’m getting recruited for a position at Deloitte where I meet maybe 25% of the requirements. Didn’t even do a phone screen, but got an email from the recruiter saying the team wants to meet me for an hour long interview. Has this happened to anyone before?
Moved to a sales role recently... have been getting crushed as a junior doing stuff for everyone/trying to keep up (learn). Feel like I’m constantly tired... any tips?
Hi Team, Saw few job postings across cities in India for the role of "Cloud Value Advisor". Can you throw some insights on the role and years of exp. Needed as JD doesn't mentions any. . Is this a new role in cloud domain? Thanks in advance
I got an offer from Fujitsu for 22 LPA without much of negotiation. They said they don't have variable in their CTC. Am I missing something here? This has shocked me. The role is for an Architect for SAP warehousing Domain. YOE: 5 years.
About when should I start prepping for interviews? I submitted H / S last week but havent been able to focus on interviews yet
Anyone out there combining finances (at least for shared expenses like rent, groceries, vet bills, etc) after marriage? Trying to find the best way to do this when my credit card bill will contain both shared and individual expenses. Also please share if anyone knows what the best offers are at the moment for opening a checking account! I know some places have been offering $200 or $300 to open an account with them. Thanks all!
Haven't done this interview stuff in a while. Interviewing with Deloitte onsite soon, should you wear a suit during interview? Charcoal grey + white shirt + tie work?
I graduated in May 2020 and found myself excepting a Junior Art Director position in Healthcare. I never saw myself in health but with many agencies having hiring freezes I decided to get some experience and save up some money in the meantime￼. Fast forward one year; I’ve added a new campaign to my website and I’m starting to apply to consumer agencies again￼￼￼￼. ￼ Any tips to help me make the transition?￼￼ Any place to avoid? Who have you noticed is hiring again? Thanks in advance :)
Hi - Would anyone at Twilio be willing to provide a referral? See an opening for which I think I could be a good fit.
Why do companies that clearly desperately need people think that assigning a take home case study that takes 10 hours will help their cause.... I will drop out in a heartbeat lol
What would be the most useful certification for a generic data analyst to obtain for maximum exit opportunities?
I’ve heard a lot that partners go “off-script” in MBB final round interviews. What does this mean in terms of how the interview goes and how can I best prepare for that?
Regular tips and strategies to keep meeting facilitation fresh? I host a lot of meetings every week with my teams and I’d love a way to keep up on new ways to engage people (mostly over zoom). Any great orgs or circles that share this kind of content?
If you could earn the same amount of $ with and without an MBA, would you still get an MBA?
I am currently in sales (less than a year in) and would like to eventually transition to trading. What’s the best way to go about it? I should have my CFA by the end of the year and also planning to do a more technical qualification next year. Would it make sense to consider masters/MBA?
Recently got promoted to SM at one of the Big 3, how much raise should I expect taking a lateral position at a competitor?
I’m taking the SPHR in less than 2 months and haven’t started studying for it. How difficult is it? I’ve been in HR for 20 years and have experienced ALOT in that time, although there are always employee relations scenarios that surprise me! How much do I really need to study for this? I just can’t seem to motivate myself to do it, I’m so mentally burnt out at the end of the day from a high stress HR job, the last thing I feel like doing is studying HR!
W hotel ceiling leaked all over my baggage drenching my business clothes. Need advice from experienced travelers on what to demand from management.
Norwegian living in Norway with my Canadian GF. Planning to move to Canada due to her visa running out. SC at Deloitte working mainly as a Solution Architect + DevOps Engineer, but also experience with Cloud Strategy and IT DD's. Should I be able to find a company to sponsor my visa, or is my best bet an internal transfer? Any other tips? Thank you in advance!
Keep getting visa issues (canadian looking in big tech in the US) and had offer rescinded after employer realizing I need H1B. Any advice?
hey ladies...saw a similar post thought i would ask too. looking for hair stylist in chicago. thats really into hair care whether its natural or relaxed. extra points if their schedule is online for booking!
Q for consultant moms. How did you navigate your career post maternity leave/after the 1 year local project limit? Are projects more flexible with travel for mothers? Can any traveling moms comment?
IBM folks - how is the interview process evaluated based on cognitive assessment that I was asked to take before the process starts? I mean does it decides whether they will interview me or not? I have 9 yrs of experience.
Anybody from KPMG Deals Advisory group? What is it like to work there? Pay, travel, projects?
Have anyone taken flight lessons before?
Okay, regarding plane etiquette, what do you consider rude? I just saw a post shaming a person for closing the window (while at window seat) and sleeping the entire flight. How is that rude?
Hi ladies! I’m looking for a referral to McKinsey London. Would anyone be kind enough to connect regarding this?
I worked/billed a ton last week and Monday and Tuesday this week, and then today I didn’t have any meetings or anything and just hit a brick wall - I slept until 10am and just dealt with accumulating non-billable stuff for almost all of the day. Now I feel terrible about it. How do you keep going? I feel awful about today and have such dread about all that I have to do tomorrow 😭 I’m in a new practice area and am super grateful for the work, but the learning curve is hard and I’m struggling!
for people whose parents might be visiting from India to the States, would you recommend any particular travel and/or medical insurance?
Spotted on morning flight to LAX: multiple people wearing “KPMG future diversity leader” purple T-shirts. What’s this about?
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