What is a great gift/gesture to thank someone for referring you for a really good role that you accepted? What would you appreciate? I am sure he got a nice referral bonus from the firm but want to do something, and he absolutely deserves it (but is the type to never expect anything).
Just got a salary bump at my first job!!! I didn't think it would feel this good but it does
🐠 fam - how’s FAANG sr prod manager screening different than consulting manager role with MBB? Anything out of the usual? Have an interview coming up soon and help will be great!
Hello Everyone! I am an ETL Developer with 9+ YOE. I have job offers from the below companies with almost same compensation. Can you suggest which is a good option to join if job security and work life balance is of priority? 1. Luxoft India LLP (A DXC acquired company) 2. HCL Technologies 3. Legato Health Technologies 4. Cognizant Technology Solutions Looking forward for your feedback and suggestions. Thank you in advance.
Up for a promotion from SC to M. Just got an offer to work for a nonprofit doing the work I love, but with a 10-percent salary cut from my Deloitte base. Would of course have a better WLB. Thoughts?
Does anyone else find it difficult to ask for time off? I haven’t taken a “vacation day” since February, billed 185+ hour months consistently through the pandemic (exceeded hours for 2020 bonus eligibility), and am feeling pretty burnt out. It’s hard because other associates in my department haven’t really taken any time off either (or it has been a day or two sporadically). Would really love to take some days over Christmas to recharge but I’m nervous about perception.
Its bonus season and thinking of splurging on a vintage rolex submariner...any other thoughts on a comparable watch to consider?
Evaluating an offer in Canada with Avanade base pay - 160k CAD, 6% annual bonus, 10k CAD sign on , location - Toronto. YoE - 11 years, already have a Canadian PR. Currently in the US employed with EY at 150k USD base, but on a H1B visa, GC EB3 PD 2019. Worth it? Avanade folks?
I had milestone in 2020 & 2021 C to SC. Both yrs good ratings, 6/6 ONL flags, Coach's F/b in iRPM - 'xyz is working on next level since last 2 yrs'. Strong support frm Project, 2 Awards. Still NO PROMOTION Talent f/b to coach - 'Scatterplot cut off didn't meet, can do better next yr' MD called today - 'You are doing good work, want to reward you 1.5L bonus with 12 month retention policy' I said - 'I am 100% sure I would be returning it if I accept, hence I decline this' Wats his next step?
I have an incoming interview for a bizops role and they will test sql, what should I prepare? I only know very basic sql and they will have a sql case study. Does anyone have an example or some material that I can study for a few days?
Hey guys. I’m a functional lead/PMO specialist with D for the last 6 years. What are some roles at FAANG that I can target for with skills acquired in my current role?
tips on how to speed up a hiring process? I’ve interviewed (final round with a huge panel in-person after also Skyping and whatnot before). No word yet except that they’re still waiting for feedback
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
What trainings should I do in the Accenture tool if I want to get a bizops/strategy role at faang or startups?
As a 20+ year lawyer with no big law experience (smaller and mid size firms plus government and in house experience), would a BigLaw firm even consider me? Perhaps an of counsel position? Even a senior associate?
Do you guys know when will your firm start hiring again? Will get out this year and may have 6 mons training to be reserved and desperately looking for Audit/Advisory job but I guess I just not getting out at the right time.
Anyone else getting hit up by Charles Aris about the GLG strategy role? I know at least 10 people at my firm that had a call with them but they're being super squirrelly about the details.
What are project manager roles at FAANG like? Is the work exciting? Is comp similar to other positions. Thank you in advance for your insights.
Do people in analytics groups (Quantum Black, Gamma, Lighthouse, etc) get access and exposure to the parent firm's training for general mgmt consultants?
Currently interviewing with Google and working with a recruiter in a specific function, is it frowned upon to keep applying to stuff if it’s relevant to my experience (outside recruiters function)....
How’s the WLB in EYP TSE group ? Thinking of applying but have heard horror stories of MBB equivalent stress levels.EY-Parthenon
Confession: I wish there were more minorities working at the firms and clients. I am so sick and tired of acting all “corporate” and feeling like everything just has to be serious all the time. I have worked with minorities in other jobs before and it is always so much more of a collective culture as opposed to an individualistic culture (speaking purely from my own personal experiences and anecdotes).
Currently on parental leave. As a father I’m so dang thankful my firm has it and I can’t imagine how my immigrant parents manage to raise two kids without leave.
What is your max class size for the year? Is that number based on a virtual or in person classroom?
I just landed my dream job at a big tech company but I think I might have benefited from affirmative action. The recruiter mentioned how I would add diversity to the leadership team of the product...
Employer 401k states no voluntary after tax contributions allowed. I have made zero 401k and/or Roth contributions in 2019, have 2 more paychecks left before 04/15. How do I maximize contribution?
For MBB interns who finish their summer internships and receive return offers, can they directly transition to FT? Or do they need to wait for some period of time
Any insight to what bonuses look like at USDC? Curious to know what to potentially anticipate. A couple friends in core GPS last year claimed receiving as little as $200-500 for bonus...
PAM/IAM architect and controls assessment specialist 5 YOE.. NY industry positions what smtarget salary should I be looking at? 140?
Hi Folks- Does anyone has insights on EY- TAS- operational transactional services practice ? Worktype, culture offer made ~15% bump and thinking about prospective career growth vs financial benefits.
Serious question. What baby items are most expensive? (other than diapers, formula, college education, nanny.. Etc)
I’m going to be acting manager for 18 months before the official title promotion. Should I accept that as normal?
A2 at BCG/ Bain or Senior BA at Kearney? Compensation for A2 is 20-30% lower. Looking to exit consulting in 2-3 years.
Can someone explain the )4k incentive to the 401k account that EY mentioned in their daily news today? Don't get it.
Hello! I recently came across a junior credit research role at “Income Research + Management” and I was wondering if anyone knows of them? Specifically, I’m interested in their work/life balance policies, career trajectory and benefits. Thanks in advance!
I am in state and local government practice. I’ve been considering MPA and wondering if the curriculum would help me gain a better insight on client’s business. Would you recommend it?
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