I’ve been through 5 exit op interviews and always end up failing the case interview. No matter how much I prep or practice, I always end up pigeonholing myself while doing a deep dive and get (1/2)
RSM/BDO/GT hiring experienced associates for FDD/TAS? Looking online and only see senior associates. Looking to jump to FDD service line
Saw a post in LinkedIn that Accenture opening it's offices in new places like Ahmedabad, Indore, Jaipur is that true?
Do you guys at BCG think it would be a smart decision to make a lateral move to PL from Big 4? Have great network and support at current company. The MBB brand, 20k increase in TC, and potential better exit opportunities would be reasons to move. Worried about the challenges of starting from scratch at BCG, proving myself as IC in first few projects, and probably a worse WLB. Would love any insights TIA!
Feeling conflicted about wanting to leave my current company of a year where I feel I’m underpaid (despite praise from managers), though I love my coworkers and (sometimes) the work/clients. I know I can make a lateral jump somewhere else to make more, and I don’t want to get left behind in this hot market. I would be really sad to leave my current role, but really want/need more money. Anyone else going through this?
Does anyone here hold a non-CFA designation (CFP, CAIA, FRM etc.) and what kind of role/position do you have?
Is it impossible for me to get my start in advertising if I'm not part of MAIP (I'm a POC)? I've been looking for a position since March, and I saw recently a lot of MAIP creative interns have been hired fulltime at their respective internship. Is it hopeless for me? Yes, I have a portfolio if anyone is hiring for a Jr CW position.
Anyone need a designer position in New York? Video and interactive contents. Full time, fast growing agency. Intern, JR or Mids are welcome. Hit me up!
Interested in perspectives on training a very inexperienced person (high school graduate) to be the assistant you want them to be (requiring patience and training to develop skills the person may or may not be able to develop) versus hiring an experienced executive assistant (20+ years experience known to be excellent) for a partner slowly developing book but rapidly developing leadership (on executive level) at the firm.
I am starting in a classroom next week for my first teaching job. Any suggestions on how to be successful? I've reread First Days of School again, but any other reading suggestions or experiences I can learn from? I'm transitioning from a Classified Position.
Anyone hiring for a junior/associate producer position at an agency? I’ve been trying to make the switch but reaching out to people, applying online, and just scouring the internet isn’t working.
What level should a McKinsey Associate Partner level expect at Microsoft upon exit? Any examples of prior successful exits
For folks who have left MBB to go to another role in consulting or industry, what typically matters more, total YOE or the level at which you leave MBB? Also are YOE at MBB/consulting typically valued as more valuable than YOE elsewhere when applying for exit ops?
Most interesting post-MBA exit that you’ve seen? Something besides the usual MBB, PE/VC, FAANG, etc.
I’m confused. I was furloughed from a regional firm, and I’m scared of being laid off. I have an offer from a small cpa firm and an offer from a mid tier firm. My goal has always been to join b4, and I’m going to try when the hiring freeze (HF) is lifted...but what should I do right now? 1. Stay at regional, apply to b4 after HF 2. Take mid tier offer, apply to b4 after HF 3. Take small firm offer, apply to b4 after HF 4. Take mid tier offer, become senior, and then apply to b4 2 years later
A wonderful friend recommended me to a recruiter, when the recruiter was looking to place a creative. This role is at a small agency, I’m going to be paired with a Sr. Copywriter. They’re looking for a conceptual thinker and brilliant designer, no pressure. I have some internships and some freelance under my belt since graduating portfolio school, and a current laptop that’s running on fumes ha. I’m intimidated, cautious, yet super grateful to finally hear from someone. Any words of wisdom?
Moving from consulting to engineering? Started out in CS and had internships and a short job as an engineer before I moved into consulting. I have been enjoying in a lot but am scared that I won’t be able to move back into engineering if I stay too long. Anyone have similar experience or advice? Have I already made myself a worse candidate by taking a non-engineering role or can I say that it allowed me to bolster my soft skills?
Anyone have info on MBB/Strategy& supply chain consulting? Group size, actively hiring, common backgrounds (MBA/certifications required/helpful?), project types, & interview prep tips? Looking to enter as an experienced hire. Currently a procurement financial analyst and just passed my CSCP certification. Ex-big4. Thanks!
Initial Interview @Amazon coming up in a week, any 1. Tips and tricks on how to prepare for a Snr Program Manager role 2. Thoughts on what they offer or what to ask for, for Salary? TIA👏🏾
I know we aren’t doing vacationing anymore, but did you guys ever dread doing a family trip? Like the vacation itself becomes stressful?
Can someone share gender pay gap articles? The only stuff I found doesn't control for education and experience and just looks at the total average by gender. Would like to see the pay gap difference when these variables are the same. TIA.
🐠 from US interested to work in Australia or NZ. Any recommendations for companies looking for ex-consultants, that may sponsor work visa?
For anyone with experience in both, how is WLB at Facebook compared to MBB? What about compared to other FAANG?
For those who have or plan to switch to industry from SC-Manager, what level/role does that generally translate too?
Any charity organizations that are doing donation pickups right now like Salvation Army was doing Pre-COVID?
Is it worth making the move from EY Tax SM3 to KPMG managing director? Is this a lateral move? What salary should I expect (MCOL)?
Final round interview at FAANG. One of the interviewers was the one I interviewed with during my 1st round interview. Is this common? Does this help me or hurt me in anyway?
Cross posted from Personal Investment Chatter. Am I stupid for making an offer on a house with the following financials: Total comp ~$340k/ take home annually after taxes etc ~$188k. House is $830k, put $215k down. Monthly mortgage of $4040 inc. principal/interest/taxes/insurance. I have no other debt and liquid non-retirement savings of ~$240k after the down payment. The numbers seem to work but I am nervous.
do your companies allow you to wfh outside of america? thinking about going to the bahamas to wfh for a while but not sure if its allowed
O’Melveny Corporate folks west coast, NY, or otherwise, hours, culture, anything to note, etc?
My mother in law just told me she wanted to give me $2,000 to invest in bitcom because the CEO was on tv and he said it was going to do good. We’re back baby!
I am interviewing for a Technical Account Manager role (TAM) at Salesforce and I have my Technical interview next week. Does anyone know what type of questions to expect? Any tips/pointers would be appreciated as well! I really want to land this gig.
I’m returning back to work this week from maternity leave and wondering what to do as far as nursing/pumping. Our 5 month old isn’t on a schedule right now and nurses on demand (every ~2 hrs or so). My husband will be watching him for the next few weeks, followed by a nanny so I could continue nursing. Do you think it would be better to try and put baby on a schedule and block off time for nursing? Is it realistic to nurse on demand while working? Switch to pumping?
Hi All, Am a developer mainly working with SQL and I want to move to AWS (devops), so I started to learn & practice few tools such as terraform, saltstack, prometheus, etc. But I do not have hands on a live project, any ideas if companies would take in beginners in AWS ? Even though there are cloud projects in my domain it is a bit difficult to get into those projects as my lead & manager give me the standard answer "you're a critical resource for our project" :( Any advice guys ? YOE: 4.10
Does anyone work in cloud strategy? I am just about to matriculate out of ccg into cloud strategy group at Deloitte. What sort of work do they actually do? (I’ve seen previous posts but not much detail) Also, do other Big 4, ACN and MBB also have cloud strategy practices? If so, how do they compare?
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