Offers strategy consulting role with Arthur j Gallagher, currently at Big 4 in financial services hoping to move to strategy. Better to stay in Big 4 or jump for strategy role?
How does one get better at networking chats/virtual informational interviews? Had one yesterday and I was so awkward and i can’t stop thinking about it. I felt bad for the other person on the other end. I’m so anxious at making the conversation flow but I feel like I end up interrogating then with questions in hopes of a referral (which usually happens but I want to build a connection rather than just a reference)
Suggestions on camisoles that are good for wearing under a blazer/cardigan? Most have a neck opening that is way too exposed!
Been with the firm two years, was rated at next level for almost all of my snapshots this year and performed at a SA level. Was just told I'm not being promoted since I haven't been in the role (cont)
I have a great opportunity (I’m a Sr and it’s for an ACD role) and I can’t help but feel selfish since it would mean moving my kids (again) after they’ve finally rooted themselves in activities.
Haven't case interviewed in 5+ years, what's the go to for prep nowadays? I read that Case in Point might be a little dated. I still have some Victor Cheung materials, and access to random cases
Anyone can share their experience interviewing with KKR Capstone? I passed two “introductory calls” and now have a formal intvw next week for an Associate role. Any tips / info on what to expect?
How long is it proper to wait after a very long intensive in person interview? Sent thank yous of course.
Hey fam, is it worth applying to HBS with a 660 gmat? If not, is it possible to get my score up in 4 weeks? My story, ECs, and recommendations are very strong. Looking for supportive & honest feedback
On a new team with a kind of ambiguous role, and I keep getting voluntold to do random stuff rather than owning one workstream like I was told I would be doing. How do I push back?
Cold LinkedIn messages to talent acquisition/recruiters? Any success stories actually landing an interview and/or getting the job through this tactic?
New to project mgmt role. Is it being proactive to call out big deliverables due the day people return from holiday/PTO (that they didn't do before they left) or am I not respecting their time off?
Working on a live deal and sick as a dog with a terrible cold. Please say a little prayer for me. If you have any ancient grandmotherly advice of how to get better quickly, that would be great too.
How do you max out your 401k contribution for $19,500 limit without knowing what % contribution will get you there? Fidelity provides these calculators to help you figure out what contribution to set but I’m still not sure what % will get me to perfectly meet the limit without going too over or under in a year. Any tips on how people figured out the right contribution rate? Do people just go with 10-15%? I’ve been having it at 5% and feel it’s too low
Hello fellow 🐠’s: So I got an offer but base comp is significantly lower than my current comp. Before interview rounds, I had told recruiter range I was looking for and my current base comp range (not exact number). Recruiter is pressuring to decide in 72hours. Any tips to get prospective employer to beat the current comp? TIA
I wonder how this crisis will affect childhood development. Socialization over zoom is just not how humans are made
Dropping the night feeding - my baby is three months and appears to be willing to sleep through the night. Being clueless on how this might impact my supply, I have been essentially doing a “dream feed” at 4am. Has anyone had a bad experience with supply or getting their period back after sleeping through the night?
Any one move to a different state during Covid with intentions to return some time next year? How did you handle updating permanent address on file?
Those who have been putting money in 401k from last 7-10 yrs how much is your portfolio is up. I am putting in money in 401k from 5 yrs and only see 10% profit on my total investments. How much u have
African/Black F; 3.7 GPA from HYP; 2 years at MBB; 2 years at FAANG; haven’t done GMAT, but aiming for 730+; education- related extracurriculars in my home country— what are my chances at HSW or M7?
How does a Law Clerk quantify contributions to a firm for bonus review? It’s difficult monetizing how much I deserve when one is in a ‘support’ capacity? Any ideas, please?
told three different people last night that "I'll have your project first thing in the morning." 7:30am here I come.
Recently started at work, have ~19k in 401K and 25k “emergency fund” sitting in checking. It’s time to shift this fund over to something that generates returns - do you recommend HYSAs or index funds?
Good post-MBA watches for a consultant? Specifically looking for recommendations around brand, strap (leather vs metal), reasonable price range, mechanical vs quartz, etc
Serviced apartment or hotel for 2-3 month long haul project? Don’t plan on flying home often since it’s >10 hours each way...
Can someone with a DPOA change the beneficiary to their parent's annuity contract to f*ck over the original beneficiaries and make themselves the bene?
Just finishing up year 2 as a technology consultant... feeling a little underpaid at the moment.. what are some average salaries for year 2 TC that I can bounce mine off of to get a better idea of where my salary stands? Don’t need specifics but a guesstimate range would be helpful!
I am a first year associate in Biglaw. I have been put on an improvement plan to increase my billable hours. My supervisors have commented that have not been getting work because I need to improve my efficiency. I am willing to do what it takes to improve but wonder how to improve my hours when no one seems willing to give me a second chance.
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