Only work experience has been in public accounting (audit). Am a senior two years in. How tough will the transition be jumping ship to a senior financial accounting role as I’ve never
For a friend pt1: He was in a small management position concerning ethics and two of his employees including himself. The client security chief officer kept reaching into the managers area of IT management. Arranging meetings with outside segments with out the IT manager and COTOR. Due to lack of communication the security officer took it upon himself to write up the IT managers employees with out the managers knowledge of issues and without informing the COTOR. Part2 has more details.
Spent years hoping and fighting to get the great job and big paycheck. Made it, good salary, happy in the role. And now I realize that my career growth was just a crutch to hide the pain from the rest of my life. It seems I may actually have to face my issues now.
Once again, Boomers and X’ers claim unfair hiring practices as Millenials & Ys pursue advanced degrees to improve employability and are hired on-campus. Middle aged adults these days are so entitled https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.wsj.com/amp/articles/suit-claims-pwcs-campus-recruiting-disadvantages-older-job-seekers-1519850508
Applied for an experienced hire position at KPMG. How long will it take for the recruiter to reach out without someone internal talking to them and with someone internally vouching for me?
Any agencies hiring ACD/Art? 7+ years experience, mainly broadcast for large clients. Would be open to a Sr. AD if there is opportunity for growth.
Any BCG 🐠 willing to spare 30-40 minutes over the weekend giving a mock case? Would be much appreciated! Have an interview coming up in 2 weeks. Adding a burner here firstname.lastname@example.org
Have an upcoming interview with S&’s Healthcare practice. Just curious, can I expect a standard interview (case and fit), and maybe a slant towards “why healthcare” as well as maybe healthcare themed cases, or is there more technical info I should know? Thanks!
How do you explain why you’re looking to leave your current role in an interview? Also, how do you take time off for interviews without it looking obvious?
If the Deloitte folks spent more time looking at Hilary Duff on the beach and less time opening phishing emails maybe they wouldn’t be hacked so easily...
Tax - Jumping into another firm’s M&A Tax Practice? Typically done with a recruiter or just applying to open roles? Looking to move from PE to M&A tax and looks like it won’t happen internally.
Anyone have experience transitioning from tech consulting to product manager? I’ve been applying/interviewing but getting rejected on the last couple round of interviews. Any help is appreciated!
I’m interviewing for a position at a company with a guy that’s currently the head of internal audit for a client that I’m on that I’ll be leaving if I get the opportunity. He knows all my managers...
Anyone interviewed with AlixPartners recently? Does the recruiter drill you on technicals during the initial phone screen? Have a 45min call scheduled which is longer than the usual 30min ones so bit nervous. TIA!
Hi, is there anyone here from K&L Gates? I want to apply to an associate position there and don’t want to go through a recruiter. The practice group I’m applying to are looking for two associates in two different offices. Does it matter if I apply to both? Or it’s better if I only apply to one location? I’d be happy if they would take me to either location
How do you manage interviews while traveling? I'm trying to limit the # of days I'm away from work. Can I push to have the 1st and 2nd rounds via Skype and then plan to have the final round in person?
What are some realistic exit opportunities for someone leaving a PwC SDC? I have worked in the Advisory Service line in management consulting. I’ve mainly done PMO work for companies...
Has anyone had experience adding their old employers 401k account to their new employers 401k? Is this a pretty standard thing?
Saw a book on negotiating your lay off. Essentially said to ask to be laid off and negotiating it properly. Anyone try this? Feels like a laughable idea
I have 18 + boxes of all kinds of school related items ... Books ,, floor puzzles, lessons files fir each theme related items, posters... I would like 1400.00 for it all ...
Is AlixPartners EI difficult to get into as a VP? Have about 5 YOE in operations consulting and worked at Big 4. Any thoughts on firm, culture, work etc. appreciated.
What is the most annoying thing people find when interviewing candidates for consulting ? (Esp. during case interviews)
Marriott asked me to provide the GDY Corp code proof when I checked in. Never happened to me before. I am here for two days - what should I do?
Regrettably hit plat on United and AA this week. Should I shift over to delta now? La/nyc based and plan on some Europe travel this year. Flights being taken will be transcon bus for earnings.
Going to be traveling soon, anybody have a covid PCR testing facility they’d recommend? Need my test to be taken within 72 hours of my departure flight
With all the digital academy and trainings,is anyone anticipating layoff happening soon at PwC?I feel they are helping us upskill a bit with small timer tools and become more employable outside .
GTB is losing/laying off employees left and right. Rumor is that Ford is unhappy. But I love my department. Do I jump a sinking ship before threat of another layoff.... or do I ride it out and pray?
How am I supposed to cancel my flight that I booked through Chase? They don’t let me cancel online and their phone number makes me wait for 45 mins before disconnecting. 😑
For any Desi USC: do you feel that you don't fit in with your predominantly Desi firm culture? I've found that most of my MDs/Partenrs will do anything for the company, regardless of pesonal cost.
Thinking about getting the AWS Cloud Practitioner certification. Does EY have any amazon resources or training materials that they provide? Any advise from people who have taken it before? Thanks!
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