How does experienced hiring (generally) work in consulting? Are there cycles similar to campus recruiting or is it year-round? Got laid off a few weeks back and the job hunt has been frustrating
Anyone at VMware willing to provide a referral for a process engineering role? Will DM details
What are employee referral bonuses where you work for a senior associate? Looking to test the waters at other firms but would like to also see if I can work out deals with friends on splitting a bonus
I am soon 2 Years at BCG, but my ratings make it unlikely that I make the promotion to C - what are my options? Will BCG help me find another job / give me paid notice to search for new opportunities? Outside of consulting, what would be a realistic position to aim for after 2 years A?
Do I take this offer for 100% raise? Knowing I may slip in to depression. I’m the happiest I’ve been in the last 2-4 years. My only complaint is my current role is boring but (cont)...
Does anyone rent a car when doing their mba ? My partner will be joining me so thinking of getting a car
Wow so I’m a first time people manager in industry (big company) and I’m in the process of getting one of my direct reports promoted. I am shocked that HR’s formal stance is that I have to jump through hoops to rescope the role to justify the promo instead of singing the praises of the direct report who is a rockstar. Theoretically I get the logic of “emphasize the role and not the direct report” but can’t help but feel disappointed that’s the way it is. Are all big companies like this?
Looking for some MBA advice. Went to Indiana U and had mediocre GPA due to mental health struggles. Got medicated and saw a therapist and got a 4.0 my last semester. But still ended with 3.2 gpa. I am a good standardized test taker and am confident I can do well on GRE/GMAT. Given my poor undergrad GPA, am I a non-starter for an M7 MBA? Looking to improve myself as an applicant over the next year or so by seeking out leadership opps within and outside the firm. Any advice is appreciated!
Heading into an interview with a current NFT hotshot company and feeling both excited and out of my depth. The isolation of WFH during the pandemic has certainly eroded my confidence and even though I’m certain I can tackle any role with the proper support of peers and upper leadership, I’m struggling with these intros. - How do you convey competence during brief (20min or less) video calls? - In what ways do you feel you’re able to show your personality, humility, and enthusiasm for the role?
I’m considering applying for remote legal admin positions in addition to my current role (also remote, with flexible schedule). Do we foresee any issues with working two remote jobs, assuming no conflicts? How could I go about talking about my current role, if asked? It would be nice to have an extra income source, and since I work from home, I don’t see the time being an issue.
Hey, need referral for an intern opening at pwc. Currently in Tier 1 college with multiple internships and extra curricular with high cpga. If anyone is interested in giving me a referral pls let me know
23 and looking to apply to MBA in ~3 years. What do I need to do to better my chances for an M7? Context: Mid-level undergrad with 3.79 GPA, top of class performer at IBM, have Negotiation Mastery and Disruptive Strategy certifications from HBS, not sure what to work on next.
Has anyone found the AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification to be helpful for people in non-technical roles? Any experience in how potential employers view this cert would be greatly appreciated!
Who do you usually put down as a reference during the hiring process if you haven’t told your teams you’re planning on leaving?
Just got the "went with another candidate" email for a PE gig was into. Folks I met at the firm seemed great - worth trying to establish a relationship as I head to MBA? How?
Selling points of being a CPA and CFE going into Managing Consulting without getting a MBA.
Ucla vs. uc Berkeley MBA? Yes I want to stay in Cali and transition to IB or equity research. I realize NY would have been ideal...
I am interested to join TCS Hyderabad. Currently I am working for Cognizant and I have 7 years of experience. Completed my MBA-HR. Can someone please refer me to TCS, as I don't have contacts in TCS.
How are EY India's Health Plan Choices? How much coverage they provide? I am about to start working with EY India, so if they provide a good coverage then I will stick to their plan, otherwise I will start investigating health plans outside.
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What would be a better exit, Accenture Strategy manager or IQVIA strategy Associate Principal? About the same total comp.
Full time and Freelance opportunities. MERGE | Chicago or other offices/remote -Digital Designer -Copywriter (Brand) -Copywriter (Pharma) -Art Director w/social experience It’s a great place to work. PM me your book if interested.
My group in EY is in critical need of Managers & Snr Managers for TD and EY-Parthenon. If you have experience (5+ yrs) in FDD, M$A type work and Strategy. Feel free to DM me for referral. Win-win for all
Given the hot job market, do ya’ll desi fish get inundated with messages from recruiters on LinkedIn? Somehow I have not had even one reach out outside of some boutique firms. Wondering if we are being ignored because of the whole visa thing.
I’m an incoming AC1 at Bain and I have spent the summer studying a bit for the GMAT since we had a stipend. I took it with no practice and received a 640. After studying on an off for a couple of months I received a 690. I’m likely going to cancel the score since I realize it isn’t enough for M7. To provide some more insight on my profile. I graduated undergrad from UofM BBA Magna Cum Laude, have interned in Big 4 consulting, IB, and VC, and I’m an Asian-American. What should I do?
How much is a senior con 6.5 year work ex (2 pre mba, 4.5 post mba) tier 1 mba expected to earn at Deloitte india strategy consulting?
Looking to exit to a tech company - has anyone ever approached a DEI person at the company you are applying to on LinkedIn? Is this something worth pursuing or should I just apply directly?
After a Visa transfer, do we have to go through an interview to get the visa stamped, like the very first time? Or are we eligible for Dropbox? Has anybody done this recently? Thanks in advance.
for those of you who have gotten multiple offers from MBB, which did you choose and why? Looking back would you have done the same
Is there a prestige gap between the big 4 and ACN that is big enough to be worth taking a detour to the big four before exiting consulting? Depending on your perspective you might not see acn as less prestigious than say ey/pwc/kpmg but curious what people think the general perception is. (Not talking about strategy& or Parthenon)
Anyone know compensation for an alt track employment counsel position at Seyfarth? This position would be remote and flexible re:hours. Sounds really nice to bill less but also would love to know what kind of pay cut this would entail.
I'm a Deloitte Tech Strategy & Architecture Senior Consultant with a Haas MBA looking to transfer to MBB. I'm up for manager this year and appreciate that if you move over you are expected to reset to first year post-MBA but has anybody been able to negotiate maybe a 2nd year post-MBA or even a manager/PL/EM entry? What specific tech skills are MBB looking for that they would be willing to offer flexibility on starting level. Again this is for the consulting not expert tracks at MBB. Many thanks in advance!
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On my way to LA for a shoot tomorrow. I am sure I’ll check in with client, have internal powwows etc. I want to charge for this day as I will be working but agency is technically closed...
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