I make 120k base right now. Is it worth pursuing an mba for roi perspective? I’m think of doing part time/online for mba and want to get into FAANG as PM
Need Opinion: Is it worth the effort and money to pursue an MBA while been a manager in Big 4? Essentially, does help to step up my career. Currently Manager in Cyber, but want to try something different like finance or corporate strategy etc. Open to any other ideas or suggestions. Please enlighten me with your opinions. Thank you in advance.
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
Didn't end up making the cut in Strategy consulting case interviews. Would really like to do strategy / S&O some day. I love using data to inform decision-making. Wondering if it would make sense to continue consulting in implementation then try to pivot again in the future or at another level - or drop consulting & try to get a strategy job at a startup or maybe do something else at a larger company and try to pivot internally. Background is tech + MBA. Any insight appreciated!
Advice for negotiating salary when first starting at your firm? How much higher than my current salary dare I put as desired salary? MD/MBA here in healthcare sector. Please help!
Is it worth getting PMP, Scrum, CSCP?
Do any firms provide tuition reimbursement post-MBA? Scenario: I work for firm X. Go to top 10 bschool. Land job at firm Y. Can I request firm Y to offer $ as part of my MBA tuition reimbursement?
Many in my Exec program are hyper grade focused. Do grades matter that much post Exec MBA for future job opps at all? My approach has been to balance academics with relationship building and practicing exec presence and for me, pivoting to a new industry
Many in my MBA program are hyper grade focused. Do grades matter that much post MBA for future job opps at all? My approach has been to balance academics with relationship building and practicing exec presence and for me, pivoting to a new industry
To the lawyers who got their JD, had a successful law career, then got their MBA: was it worth it? What job did you end up in after your MBA?
Anyone actually keep their PHR active? I got my cert in 2013 and have done nothing since.
Is the SPHR or PHR license necessary to pivot into human capital? I have a MBA from a Top 15 school. Any thoughts?
What's a reasonable salary range for a first year manager at a Big 4, with 15 years of industry experience, an MBA, and CISSP? Working in technology, media, telecommunications segment in San Francisco
BS Psychology w/ Healthcare background, recent MBA. Looking to get into consulting, does anyone have any insight on how to go about it? Tips? Referrals?
For people leaving at around the 1 year mark (starting interviews at month 10). Do interviewers ask how many cases you’ve been on and how long the cases were? Post MBA at McKinsey.
Is it worth moving over to L.E.K. Consulting consulting from Deloitte? Been at the firm for 8 months not sure if it’s worth a reset. Goal is to get an mba in 3 years
Salam! I’m looking to make a switch into PE & looking for advice. I have a few years of consulting experience, pre MBA, and several DDs under my belt. Looking for advice on how I can break into this space (ie should I pursue an MBA, how should I network with MF recruiters, etc). Thank you 🙏
How do I explain being made redundant due to a covid-related reduction in headcount in my old strategy boutique? I was thinking of "I had been considering a career change prior to the new situation, but this action has accelerated that process and enabled it by releasing me of my contractual non-competes". The above is more geared towards industry - what about interviews at other strategy consulting firms? I was employed there for 9 months fwiw
How much of a reduction in cash compensation should I be willing to take when joining a startup? My current base is $95K, and the initial offer is $70K. Want to counter but want to be reasonable
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I was working with a racist bigot client before covid hit and tonight I'm especially glad I don't have to fly in to see his stupid face in the morning. I'm glad none of us have to go into an office after nights like tonight.
Just wanted to say, I visited Atlanta last weekend with some friends and the black excellence was such an unexpected and welcoming culture shock. From the min I landed I was not a minority in literally any location we went to. It made me realize that there’s a deferent relaxing feeling when you truly blend in.
Car accident question: Got in an accident last year. My insurance AAA denied him claim stating inconclusive evidence. He has filed a case against me in small claims court for 8500. CONT
When your teammate forgot to put the conference on mute and you both vented about the client 🤭. Any way to test if they heard anything? We whispered but not too softly
Big 4 Integration & Separation or Telecom Corp Dev PMI role. Which one is a better option in terms of growth, exit opportunities, work-life? Both offering same compensation and same profile, and I know specific company has specific culture, but still on an industry basis want to know.
Common knowledge to not give past salary #s when negotiating but what’s the protocol when your previous salary was way higher than what you know they will offer? (Was in-house, going back agency side)
I have a H1B visa (valid until Sep 2022) but I recently quit my job in the US and moved to Canada on PR. I’m currently planning a trip with a flight stop in NYC. Do I need to apply for a C visa to transit through the US or am I good since my H1 visa is valid?
So I joined PwC as a first year senior and got promoted this year. I heard the firm does not pay milestone bonus to people not organically grew in the firm? Or just a hair cut? I just tried to figure out if I can offset some of my realized gains and losses due to financial clearance ...
Hey everyone! Reaching out on hope and good faith here. Is there anyone that currently works at LinkedIn? I see a role I’m interested in but wanted to discuss to gain more insight before I applied. Please DM. Thanks.
How much notice is required before taking parental leave at BCG? Is there something required per rule or is it more just best practice to give 60/90 days notice to give folks time to plan/schedule around it?
First time managing a team - any useful books /frameworks that you have stumbled across in developing leadership skills? There's so many out there that I'm not sure where to start.
Been 2 weeks and I am tired of pumping. I only pump like 20-30 per session and 5x a time but each time it takes almost 1h from start to finish (lube the flange, gather the equipment, find a spot, find my water/food, pump, clean up and put stuff away) and I am not even washing them (hubby is doing that). What did you do to make it more efficient? Also I can't seem to figure my flange fitting. I follow the guidelines and the suggested one is more uncomfortable than a large size. Help.
Best examples of ramp back programs from parental leave? I get to choose my own adventure and am curious what’s worked well for others. Minimum hours required hasn’t been stipulated. Thanks!
Thoughts on lateraling as a 6th/7th year at a v10 to a knowledge management role for steadier hours and $300k base? for context, I have a toddler and a baby and am the breadwinner. worried about loss of potentially higher salary bumps but I am drowning at work and miss my kids.
I'm going to be going to MBB over the summer as an intern. I'm also very interested in investing and buy side roles - what are the options I could look at for full time coming from my MBB internship?
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