Does pre-MBA T2 consulting experience help or hurt for M7 summer internship interviews at MBB? Have heard prior consulting is helpful but have also heard that MBB doesnt like “bad habits” formed at other consulting firms.
I see a fundamental issue with consultant salary/role expectations when exiting. What do you expect when exiting MBB after 3, 5, 7 years post MBA? What's your target (VC, IB, FAANG etc.)?
To the folks who pivoted from tech consulting pre-MBA to IB post-graduation, how has your experience been? What would have been helpful for you to know prior to making the switch?
Hello, I applied for a controller job and they are considering me. I am currently a senior 3 but jumped firm and took a lower level to get in big 4. I think I can do the job but am freaking out now lol 😂. I am a CPA, I also have an MBA and a CFA , not that the MBA and CFA are relevant. I need help , how hard is the controller work?
Big 4 FDD > MBA?
Interested to hear how people learn project management. I have done PRINCE2 exam and read PMP materials, but I find these are too textbook theory based. Real life projects seem to be very different and a lot more complicated. I often do not know what needs to be done unless someone tells me. I believe you can learn these things on the job, but I am keen to expedite this with some books or courses. Are there any resources that are particularly helpful?
Has anybody heard of a green MBA? Does it have any value if you want to break into a sustainability-oriented field?
How do you approach a lateral? Started as an undergrad at T2 (EU), promoted to post-MBA level after ~1 year due to high performance. Targeting Bain specifically due to focus and continuing interest in PE work.
1 yr mgmt consult intern w/ big4 and finishing my engr deg now: 3.3 state school. Treated as FT analyst and have recd verbal to return w/promo. Good time to get my mba now? Hoping top 15.. chances?
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
Looking for a good headhunting agency in Chicago specializing in MBA placement. My friend is an international student from a mid-tier school. This political climate is not helping internationals :(
What are your thoughts on an online MBA? How much is it worth paying for an online MBA and is it likely I would see a significant return if I’m making over $100k a few years out of undergrad?
Need to recertify my AWS-SAA cert. any recommendations on best resources given the new test format (SAA-CO2)?
Hello! I have a two part question: 1) is it worth it to obtain an SHRM specialty credential if I don’t have the broader SHRM certification? 2) has anyone gotten the People Analytics or Talent Acquistion credential? If so, how valuable was it from a learning perspective? Do you feel it significantly contributed to your knowledge in either area? Thank you!
Hi everyone. Starting my MBA in the fall and have some time off beforehand. For those who are in an MBA program or who already completed theirs, is there anything you wish you brought to campus? I’m thinking specific clothes, technology, etc.? Kind of random, I know, but want to set myself up for success. I’m F and will be going to school somewhere with winter.
There is a requirement in my team for a fresher MBA Graduate who can join immediately. Aggregate should be above 80% (CGPA > 8). Preferably familiar with or at least aware of basics of structured problem solving. Please DM or comment if you have any potential leads. Thanks, in advance.
Heartwarming diversity on display at the DNC! From Republicans to Democrats, representation from all races - even Northern Marinara Islands got a shout out. Go Joe & Kamala!
Went through a bad burnout a few months ago and ended up taking some time off during the Christmas holidays to recover. Now that I am back, I feel disengaged and can’t help but constantly feel like I don’t belong here. Anyone else go through a similar experience?
How’s TBWA WorldHealth in Chicago? I have seen all this going down with OmniCom, but health seems to be ok. Toxic environment or good place for career growth?
Lady 🐠 - need advice on recruiting. Been networking very heavily with a company over the last few months. Had an face to face interview with hiring manager a week ago...
My lifetime status years for Marriott, haven’t been updated as of Jan 1st. Is this the case with most 🐟’s? Wondering if I should talk to a customer service representative!
Just another Canadian with a dream of transferring to a U.S. office. I know it varies by agency, but how difficult is the process (visa’s etc)?
Is wanting to receive my year end bonus from Deloitte a valid reason for pushing back start date for another job?
Sitting in my hotel room crying, trying to get over a breakup that’s a few days old and suffered because i travel for work, 500 miles from any of my friends...starting to think I can’t do this job.
Any good book recommendations on psychology?
Best Amex redemption value?
Is moving from MBB to FAANG non tech roles (strategy & ops) worth it? How is the career progression?
Does PwC pay out PTO when you quit? Anyone with past experience know? How does this work?
If I have 3 years left in H1B- can I leave for school (2-3 years), use CPT/OPT during or right after school, then recapture the remaining H1B time?
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