Director: "I want you to play the director role for today. Should be fun. What do you think?" Me: "sure" 🤓🔫
Currently a Senior Consultant and planning to apply at McKinsey and Bain. I was wondering if anyone would be willing to provide a referral?
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?
Do top 10 schools generally fly you out for interviews? Or are they mostly Skype? Or do you have to pay your way to interview in person? Does it depend on the school?
Got an offer from Alix vs. Slalom vs. Deloitte! Would love to hear from the culture and your perspective from the fishes working at the firm. (Focusing on culture and career growth) From interview, Alix seems to be my fav, but doesn’t mean the other two are not good.
Got an offer from Accenture for Manager position. I am currently making 112K. How much raise I can expect or ask for? I was told 10-20% would be there but that does not sound much to me. Thoughts?
looking to jump ship. going to be rusty with interviews. what sorts of questions do they ask experienced hires for consulting?
Hi, My organization has an opening for PL/ SQL developer with 8+ years of experience. Location is San Antonio, TX. Previous experience in banking is preferred but not required. It’s a long term contract (IC) position. If you have any friends looking for job with similar skills, please DM me.
Is change management a skill set used by industry? I want to position myself to have options in a few years, but I just don't see that as being an FTE function.
How does everyone feel about Wharton invites coming out tomorrow? Anyone have any insight to how the interview process goes, if selected?
Is it a good sign if my interviewer said they want to move “as fast as possible on this” and my answers were “perfect” and he responded to my thank you email right away or is that just common curtesy? This is my first interview in years so I honestly don’t know.
Hi everyone! I’m a young CPA, relocating to Raleigh. I made the decision to transition into sales after realizing that I want to bring more fun into my career. I’m currently reading sales books, watching Keenan’s YouTube channel, and learning all I can. I’m relentlessly applying for SDR positions but I’m having trouble landing interviews (been applying through LinkedIn). I would appreciate advice from anyone who transitioned from another industry into sales. How did you break the barrier?
Hey Mates I'm working in pretty good fintech firm. I'm in my 30s with 2 kids and they are calling everyone to office by January I want remote job and would never want to live in any city again. Wondering which route to opt? 1. Start investing in open source and build a profile, find freelance jobs on upwork/Fiverr Or 2. Start giving interviews in remote jobs. FYI I'm terrible at interviews and spoken communications. Please provide your inputs. I want to work remote with good pay.
Looking for good behavioral and case interview prep resources. All suggestions and recommendations are welcome. Thank you!
Fellow Fishes - How did you all deal with failure in your career. I was ambitious and smart. I was in IBM and considered to be one of the best of my class. I was fired and haven’t really found my way. I don’t know what to do anymore. 3 years after the fact, I am still at an entry level position. I hate myself for letting things get this bad but I don’t know how to get out of this perpetual cycle. I tried working my ass off but have not been able to shake off that unfortunate past.
Thinking about opening up a Roth IRA with Vanguard and keeping hearing about VTSAX. Does anyone know why it’s so popular? For reference I’m thinking long term with my investments and want something relatively safe and will have predictable consistent gains YoY. Does VTSAX fit the bill?
Anyone given the Googlyness and Leadership interview? What kind of questions are asked?￼
Just got invited to take the internal revenue agent assessment for an IRS revenue agent position I applied for, does anyone have any insight as to what to expect?
Sacramento Big 4 folks: What is your office culture like? Which is the best Big 4 in town in terms of market power?
Looks like there's new exclusive / targeted bonvoy promos out. I got 2 stays for 4500 points, coworker got same, some didn't, any other ones out there?
Does anyone work in the alternative investments space (tax accounting) ? What’s the compensation like ?
Applying to lbs, judge Cambridge, insead, nus and Cass as safety. Does this look good? Lbs only if I get scholarship. Should I replace Cass with imd? 28, 4yoe, 2 promotions, already got masters 3.7 in tech and undergrad 3.7 finance from top 60 schools. Impressive work experience. Will sit for gmat hoping 690-720
I’ve been laid off and, as I embark on my job search, I’d like to keep my marketing skills sharp. Any recommendations on must read books, or resources?
I’m trying to figure out what my in hand paycheck would be after all the ore tax deductions (benefits, 401K, etc) when I work in NYC and live in NJ. Is there a calculator that can help with this?
Anyone taken the pay day to switch between competitors (ACN, Deloitte, PwC, etc.)? If so, what kind of raise / bonus did you get? I'm a new consultant making ~$95k. Also interested in MBB figures.
I’m a third year associate wanting to leave my second law firm. My first two years of practice I was at a small firm and left to a mid-size firm to practice insurance defense. I have enjoyed the practice but not the firm. The firm’s culture is toxic. The firm has had 7 attorneys leave in the last year. Is it wrong for me to wanting to leave? Will i give the impression of being a job hopper? Does it really matter?
I have a date tomorrow after an important meeting with my client. I won't have time to change before. What should I wear that will take me from day to night? I'm female BTW
Other consultants in the healthcare vertical? What are your thoughts on Obamacare aka Affordable Care Act?
When interviewing for a strategy role without much prior experience, would you be honest and just say that? I feel like the interviewers will see right through my fabrications
For people managers, will you choose to downgrade to individual contributors at FAANG or continue being a people manager in traditional industries (e.g., finance, healthcare)?
Is it possible to pass REG in a month of studying? I am going to take vacation about 2 weeks before the exam as well.
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.
Key West vs Miami for a baby moon in December / January? Any Marriott recommendations for a low key getaway in either location?
Does anyone have a standing desk mat they recommend? I have a large L desk that is convertable and looking for one thst is comfortable to stand on but could also have a chair role over it for when I'm sitting
Confession: Whenever my clients talk about union avoidance, I secretly think, I’m on the side of the workers... Nobody tell my partners 🤫
Has anyone ever had a student in their classroom who became very sick part way through the school year? What did you do to show support as a teacher/school community?
I have an awesome opportunity to apply for a promotion that would give me additional responsibilities but a faster track to leadership. I am also 10 weeks pregnant with my first confirmation appt next week. I want to go for it but feel bad about applying when I would go on mat leave in about 6-7 months, pending everything is on track with my first appt. Wanting advice on whether to apply or not and whether to disclose the pregnancy?
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