I had an initial screener with a firm recruiter last Monday. She said it should take 10 days until the next step. I think this is a bit long, but usually I’ve heard back quickly from other interviews in my life. It’s been a week, should I follow up or wait the 10 days?
I am applying to Microsoft Azure division for senior Sde role (8.5 yrs experience)
What will be expected CTC and how fast will be process?
BCG - Any experience with their virtual/on-line first round case?
I have a date set (early next year) for a long-awaited BCG interview in the SF office. Due to the pandemic, they're doing the first round interview (at least) virtually.. including an online case. Has anyone done one? How does it compare?
🐠 I have an upcoming interview with a PPMD, this will be the 3rd round. Any tips or insight on how these go? Applied for Sr. Consultant in Human Capital practice. TIA!
Hi! I have a case study and panel interview coming up with Wayfair and would love any help and/or guidance. I have never been through this type of interview before and my nerves are already getting the better of me. Its for a training coordinator position.
How does one get an interview without a referral? I’ve been struggling to get recruiters to respond to my LinkedIn messages and just going ahead and applying in to a black box of applications!
If you are interviewing with two companies, when do you tell the recruiters? When you get the first offer? At the beginning?
I have this question always in mind.Big product based companies are asking DS problems. But I am not sure when/where they are implementing those problems(tree,graphs) in real time projects. Anyway the developer will be working in API, service logics,UI or POC kind of things right. I heard ,most of them are saying its for filteration for an interview and I have seen many answers in quora. But somehow I am not clear.
Can one from big product company folks clear in detail.Thanks in advance
So sick of seeing applications from designers who put 9/10 in PS on their resume but their book is more like a 3/10. Don't care if you're qualified, youre resume is going straight in the trash.
Hi Fishes, any tips on siemens technology interview process like how many levels and difficulty (for .net, angular)? Siemens Technology
For those who got an interview with a referal to BCG, how long did it take to receive an invite?
One of my current coaching clients told me “I have to interview for my job.” It’s not the first time I’ve heard of this happening in a re-org. But please, HR folks, help me understand: Why this is a good idea? It seems incredibly anxiety-provoking for the employees. What’s the business rationale for this? And what does it do to employee morale?
Got promoted, and am now at 2.5 YOE since graduating. Top performer, but I’ve always wanted to gain experience at MBB. Is it a step back if I apply to an entry level role? Location: DC
Any current/former Airbnb counsel here? I have an interview next week and would love to hear about your experience and any advice you’d be willing to share. TIA!
What's wrong with Accenture website? I had applied for a role but never got an interview call? Now I am unable to apply for the job only! It says we already have your CV
Does MBB keep track of candidates that rejected an offer? It's been a few years so wondering if it'll be in their system and could either be leveraged positively (OR could be a negative) if I choose to apply again.
Is it okay to bring a list of questions to an interview? I have a lot to ask and it’s hard to remember them all.
Currently in an interview process with Kroll and the interviews have been cancelled and rescheduled like 3 times now. The recruiter doesn't seem fluent in English and doesn't reply to my questions well at all. Is this normal for their recruiting process?
Hello, I need a #remote side gig I can at least use to make ends meet. I'm a budding developer with proficiency in both frontend and backend technologies but strength is in frontend.
I'm actively looking for a side gig to sustain my family before I get a proper job. Please, anyone interested should refer.
Is the only way to transfer spouses bonvoy points to my account by calling or can I do it online?
Do you think that SGOs really make a difference in you as an educator and/or your students learning? Do you feel that they are a waste of time? Are they worth the effort? Do they make a difference?
Applied to the Big4 for healthcare advisory. When should I expect to hear back if I’ve gotten a phone screen?
Anyone took a leave of absence, or knows anyone who did, to try to conceive? What was that like?
"Every time I look at this workpaper, I consider becoming a stripper" - my staff. Atleast they've got a backup plan.
🌟 Things to Do Thursday 🌟
What's going on in Chicago this weekend? Let's use this thread to share events, concerts, activities, and other fun things happening in the city this weekend!
What's your favorite ski resort and why? Any tips and recommendations for saving money, sharing transpo, best time to avoid crowds?
Need to get yo with ski gear / first official ski season. I have skied before, but am a far cry from a pro so don’t feel like I need the newest or nicest gear. Any tips on what’s worth spending money on / brands / where to buy used gear?
I once read a book called the Psychology of Everyday Things and fell in love with the concept of engineering design from a person-centered perspective.
Is this a part of what I/O psychologists do?
Does anyone struggle with stubborn lower belly fat? Even when I was at my leanest, I will always have a little “bump” that I can’t seem to get rid of whereas the top of my stomach is flat... really frustrating
Anyone working for lineage Logistics? I just want to understand more about the company. Thanks.
Any suggestions on timing to tell my boss I’m leaving teaching for another job? I make 26k a year and have been working multiple jobs to pay bills. I’m leaving primarily because I get paid so little. New job pays double for better and less stress. I feel bad not telling parents who have signed up to come specifically for me. But they have zero idea how poorly I’m paid.
I am a CFE, but my primary role is accounting advisory. Are there ways that I can still continue to expand my practical knowledge about the forensic accounting profession (getting involved with the ACFE and other orgs, volunteering, etc.) without switching over to a forensic accounting role entirely?
I have tens of thousands of cc / tax debt weighing me down. It’s hard not to equate my self worth w/ it. No secret shopping habits - just unsteady work. Probably my most shameful secret.. cont.
Stocks are up again today and I am confused.
Wow did not know how many calories vegetable oil has! PSA be wary of any recipe that tells you to add more than a tablespoon. Just made a homemade waffle and the amount of calories it has is disgusting.
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For those with post-MBA consulting offers with start dates on or around July 2022, are you expecting (as per HR info) full or prorated performance bonuses?
Just received an offer from KPMG $75k for their DC office federal audit practices. is this the norm or can i negotiate it? i’ve been in aviation for 5 years now so I have a job just looking for a change of career. please be kind i’m clueless about the corporate world TY
Hi, I am a current college senior graduating in May. I am going to start full time in McLean this summer but the start date is still unknown so far. With the COVID impact, should I look for housing near the office (not sure how soon we can return though) or expect the work from home situation will last for a while? Any other advice for transitioning to professional work/life in consulting would be very appreciated. Thanks!
*Big 4 professionals*
I got a D in a marketing class that I simply took to reach 150 credits. I already graduated, earned my degree and I am scheduled to start working full-time next week. Should I be this paranoid/worried that my offer is going to be rescinded?
Would sincerely appreciate any insight
(I took 18 credits/6 classes and earned three A's, two B+ & a D-)
What other titles, besides data analyst, should I search for on LinkedIn when looking for data analyst positions? I've seen some companies recruiting using the titles business analyst or data scientist when they're really looking for a data analyst. I'm posting because I'm looking to specifically do data analysis as opposed to the usual requirements in those other positions.
Hello Everyone! I just got an Internship offer for EY FAAS but also have an offer for PwC Audit. I know FAAS generally has better hours and pays more, but what do you think is a better route to take?
For those who interviewed with cap one recently or in the past, how long do they usually take to reply?
I interviewed with them on Wednesday for the FRP campus hire and still have not heard back yet.
@looking for a entry level business analysis opportunity any one here to help me. Available to join in immediately
How do I secure a position that will be JD enhancing and willing to train me in areas like compliance? I want to also begin businesses and start my future but without much guidance and not much time to find employment- I’m not sure what to do. It feels like I’m running in circles going no where and I would really love to stick to a solid plan & feel safe I will have a job soon.
I'm a Master's in Data Science student in the US with about 3 years in the analytics industry in India. My interest is to work on AI/ML projects and solve interesting problems with it Would it be better to join a growing analytics team in a large firm (which doesn't have predictive capabilities right now, but is in the pipeline, and would have a lot of "figuring out what to do" and problem scoping), or join a fully established data science team in similar or smaller firms? I
Hi! I’m graduating law school soon with a prospective job in-house at a tech company, doing a mix of transactional & privacy law. I wanted to know the average salary for a privacy (and transactional) lawyer these days, so I’m well positioned to advocate for myself. I have a GPA above 3.0, very involved at school, I’m currently working with them through the summer and have received a lot of positive feedback. Happy to provide more context but if anyone can ballpark some figures, very appreciated!
Current RN, working at a top cancer center. Looking to switch into business through a dual MSN/MBA degree. There is the choice of staying in healthcare and going to management. What would you say would be my outlook to get into something like consulting, pharma leadership or associate clinical account specialist roles?
I am currently studying to be an Art Director but recently discovered my love and passion for typography and hand lettering. Would it be confusing for an AD to submit a portfolio with a decent amount of letterforms in addition to full campaigns and other AD work? Would it be beneficial to make a separate portfolio/Instagram solely for the type work?
My name is Shruti and I am looking for referrals to apply for Summer 2022 internships. It will be great as I am a student and actively looking for an internship. I am applying for Business analyst internships and any referrals will be great. Also feel free to share tips, your experience in tech.@
So I’m graduating next week with a major in finance and minor in entrepreneurship. I’ve been waiting until the summer to start my job search but have one problem. When I was a freshman I go caught selling weed in my dorm and am currently a convicted felon. How detrimental will that be when I look for jobs in the finance industry?