Is it possible to join a MBB as a lateral hire w/o going to b-school? Currently working in Asset Management w/ a couple blue chip employers on resume, but not able to attend b-school due to personal reasons. YOE: 5+
Italian, female, with 2 years MBB experience in Italy + 2 years of International work experience in tech and logistics (Europe/Asia) + 4 years studying abroad during both bachelor's and master's degree (USA, Poland, Spain, France, Canada). I speak four languages fluently and always had a GPA higher than 3.8. What GMAT score should I aim for in order to get a chance at HBS?
I'm a data science consultant at MBB. Just to switch it around, what are some reasons for choosing to work at MBB over big tech?
How is PwC S& Deals Strategy & PEVC compared to MBB PE deals practices? Are they considered to be equal or close in terms of pay/prestige?
I’ve got ~2 YOE at a boutique consulting firm and ~2 YOE at a tier 2 consulting firm (OW, LEK, EYP, ATK). Any chance to enter MBB at a non entry level position, even though I’m only 1 role above entry level at my current firm?
Has the MBB hiring spree slowed down? McKinsey & Company Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company
Does anyone know what % of the people at H/S/W come from MBB (as a % of the total number of pre-MBA consultants they take). Trying to see how hard it is to get into these schools from T2?
Has anybody worked at MBB offices in India? What is the comp like for one level below Manager? What is the culture like?
McKinsey and other MBB folks what’s the typical starting engagement manager salary and bonus? I had heard around $200k/30-40% but then i heard this year people got 100% bonuses. Is that accurate?
Does every firm in MBB has an "up or out" system, or is it just McKinsey? And how strictly is it enforced? Are you given any chances if you can go up in the fixed amount of time?
As I start my career, I was thinking if there’s actually a difference between Deloitte S&O and Accenture Strategy. How do they compare to other firms like S&, EYP, L.E.K, Kearney, OW in terms of Exit opps. I know MBB’s are the best but it’s also a reach.
I am hashtag honored + blessed to announce that not only am I at the best business school, but I have decided I will work for MBB when they offer me
About to move from KPMG risk consulting to BCG Platinion - risk management & financial engineering.
Appreciate any suggestion on transition from big four to MBB, and insight on Platinion team.
Thoughts on UVA’s Master of Science in Commerce? Is there a disadvantage to opting for this one-year program over a traditional MBA if you’re trying to hit MBB at some point?
For partner level, does it make a big difference if someone is at MBB or Big4 advisory? Since big4 are much larger than MBB, the very senior partners might make even more?
I’m so early in my career (23yo) and did not graduate from a target school (never even considered consulting until grad school), but I’m a damn good consultant and know with absolute certainty I would excel in MBB. Why do I feel like its impossible to break in to MBB without a pedigree or 10 years of industry experience?
Going from a B4 to an MBB soon at the post-MBA level. What advice can you give me to ensure I set myself up for success? Thanks! McKinsey & Company Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company
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Any one worked with South African Investment Bank 'Rand Merchant Bank' account with Wipro, TCS, Accenture ? If you have worked please tell how is the client in terms of quality of work and wlb.
Question for any/all who will answer. Long time individual contributor(12+ years) to a fortune 100 company. Past 7+ years have earned between 600k-800k /year after building out a GTM PE practice which currently does $30M+. Looking to take that framework and replicate for any startup or mid market company with direct GTM B2B looking to accelerate revenue. What’s a reasonable ask on equity vs earned income. Thinking 2-4% and 300-400k/ year. Thoughts?
Got the call today about promotion - super excited for this next leg. Also a bit nervous given performance expectations and the market right now. I know things will improve and I'm in a great service line with huge future growth potential, but a little daunting nonetheless. Great way to start the weekend!
Anyone interview with doordash? Just finished the analytics test and unsure what to expect next for s&o role
Anybody from cts, what is average annual appraisal percent in cognizant? Is it below 10%?
It’s often more fulfilling to solve a problem a client brings to you than a problem you discover for a client. The latter always has the whiff of justifying your existence.
Just added up all my funds and money. Closing in on 1 million net worth soon. Only 180k away! Also started day trading options on side. I’m excited to be close to my first million soon.
“this will show them”
Hi Fishes.. I’m an MBA in finance & currently working in DCB Bank for last 7 years as credit and risk manager. KRA includes - credit analysis, financial statement analysis, delinquency analysis, portfolio management, strategy management, customer visit and interactions. Recently completed integrated programme in business Analytics course from IIM Indore. Looking for a job change. Please help me and refer me in any suitable jobs for financial analyst or business analyst.
Is there probation period in Infosys for lateral hires
Can we take 4-5 days leaves after 2months of joining infosys
I have a lot of friends who do Investment Banking and it’s hard to not be somewhat jealous of the money they haul in. Do you guys think that that their hours and brutal wlb would be worth the pay?
Has anyone been scared to leave your job but at the same time not leave your job ? I guess I’m afraid of being miserable in both situations.
Hey Tech M fishes, need you to refer me for project management role - serving NP - 6 yoe, PMO - can anyone refer me?
What’s the difference between “Data Privacy,” “Cybersecurity” and “Tech Transactions” in terms of day-to-day transactional work in a typical big law firm?
I confess that I feel disgusted about working in an industry with low ethical standards, but I am not brave enough to leave and lose money. I feel like a blue collar workers who fakes happiness
Just found out bonus levels are set according to grade and my bonus level is lower than that designated for my title. Also I am about 45 - 50% underpaid than colleagues in my grade (project managers and sales) How do I ask for an adjustment of my comp package? I am about to hit my 6 month mark. I am legal counsel for the transactions team.
I have already resigned from Wipro 2 Weeks ago, but no managerial discussion HR happened.
Still I'm not released from project and I don't feel like I'm in notice period.
Guys I'm in notice period pakka no? Wipro HR and manager will not revoke my resignation right?
I am an experienced Data professional with a vast experience(MNCs & freelance projects) in building data pipelines, transformation and dashboards.
If you have any project leads for me, please let me know.
Also, if you need help/consultation in any of your data issues, allow me to be of assistance.
I have the ability to see/visualize the personality of data and my work speaks for itself.
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I have a close male friend who keeps stalking all of the guys that I’ve had flings worth or am involved with and following their pages I’ve already spoken to him about it but he continues to do it and then lies about it after I confront him it really bothers me I feel like he’s using me to go to parties but it’s really strange because I never see him at these parties when I’m out I know this is a very vague and bizarre post but yeah it’s just some thing I’m extremely anxious about.
In a bad place the last couple of days. What do you do to get out of it? Anything small to suggest? Anyone available to chat?
The absolute hardest thing about depression is that so few people around me know how much I am hurting.
Not a day goes by since the day I turned 16 where I didn't want to kill myself (I'm mid thirties now). I wish I was being hyperbolic but I'm not.
People say it will get better but I have survived almost 20 years thinking the way I do, and guess what, it doesn't get better.
Female. Early 20s. For the past 2 weeks my anxiety has been really bad and making me physically sick. I wake up every morning afraid I’m going to feel nauseas and I do. Sometimes I even throw up. I feel weak, nauseas, and get headaches throughout the day. I don’t know how to stop this from happening. I’m afraid of leaving the house because I’m scared of fainting or throwing up in public. I am also scared of going back into the office (working from home temporarily). I don’t know what to do.
For folks who struggle with anxiety (like GAD), how do you decide whether to go on medication? Is there like a ‘checklist’ of some kind? Or any personal stories?
Is solace a symptom of depression? Listening to I miss you by clean bandit ft. Julia Michael’s post break up 1 month in.
Context: p sure have GAD and minor depression. Runs in the fam.
Wrapped up another 60+ hour week. Right now I feel I have lost all sense of Self. I don't know what to do or what to feel. Spent Thanksgiving week all by myself and spiralled into a deep depression because I didn't have anything to keep my mind occupied. So if I work I get depressed, if I don't I get depressed. I'm on a visa and not too familiar with the healthcare system in the US. How do I get some meds to help me out? Have never been on meds before but I don't see any other way out of this.
Anyone found their purpose in life yet? How has that process been for you? Because I feel lost, trapped and lack any real talent... I don’t feel like giving up just yet, but I def. need some guidance
Day 2 of being back in the office after a 3 month FMLA. My panic attacks and anxiety are just as worse as it was. I thought the 3 month time gave me perspective and I recovered. But feels like some sort PTSD. Day 1 - was already overloaded with tasks, really early morning client calls. I feel so helpless and feeling so overwhelmed, heart has been racing, can’t stop thinking that I am going to fail, but cant tell it out loud. I don’t want to go back to the miserable me, depressed and burntout.
Has anyone successfully conquered body dysmorphia? In my head I know I’m skinny, but 24/7 I think about “problem” areas. If I see pictures of myself and it looks okay, I refuse to believe it’s me.
I feel so alone. My dad disowned me & his side of the family doesn’t reach out to me. He kicked me out & I had to find somewhere to live on my own. He threw my mom out when I was 8 y/o so I don’t really know her or her side of the family. I did some research online & found her, and speak to her like twice a month on the phone. I don’t even have friends & im getting more depressed everyday.
I fucked up my life. Lost all my life savings in day trading $110k .. my son with autism symptoms, therapies, treatment, family in home country for an year. Don’t want to live but my 2 kids need me.
Currently in therapy every week at lunch because that’s all my therapist had available. It’s been fine when we’re work from home, but what would you say you have every week while in the office?
My father passed and I’m positive for Covid. I finished my first week and I don’t have any symptoms. I just have this pain on my chest that I know I have to fight through to get well and feel better. My heart just feels so heavy.
Anyone else feel so directionless and lost it’s almost suffocating? Don’t feel fulfilled with my job and don’t know where to go from here. Just got out of a relationship I thought could have (cont)
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