How much of a crapshoot is the LA market rn for creatives? Trying to find something after this internship and all my networking and googling has been...disappointing.
What do you think of PwC’s American restructuring by creating “Trust Solutions” and “Consulting Solutions” rather than the regular model of advisory/consulting, audit and tax? I am asking as an intern there right now looking into advisory and they did not let us really know. Also they are cutting jobs they actually want to add 100k workers in 5 years.
Used to be in a quant group. We had an underperforming staff who we let go. He claimed to HR he was discriminated against bc he was an MBA. To which they responded: that's not a protected class.
Would a SHRM certification be beneficial for a consultant in organization strategy? Anyone in a similar boat?
PE is notorious for being difficult to get into unless you’re coming from IB. However, there are success stories for consultants breaking into PE even without an MBA. Which got me thinking, how difficult would it be for a healthcare management consultant to land a spot at a healthcare-focused PE firm?
Hoping to seek everyone’s advice here! I recently moved in-house and have more free time to invest in myself. Which direction would you suggest that I look to for growth? - UX/UI - Coding - Data Analytics - SHRM - PMP - Others?
Prepping for AWS Cloud Practitioner cert. Any suggested on sample test questions that best represent the exam?
I’m a senior accounting student and I have the opportunity to interview for a matter management internship role at a law firm (activities involved in managing all aspects of the corporate legal practice. ) Would this be a good opportunity to get me into risk analysis/ FP&A one day?
Does anyone have the 2020 SHRM books for sale or to borrow? My job won’t contribute towards my certification. I’ve already paid for my test. I have the books from 2015 but I’d like to study from the 2020. I tried finding them online to purchase but sellers of affordable books aren’t responding.
Where can I find the market rate for strategy roles in London £. - Intern: - 0-1 year: - 1-2 year: I'm building the case for a pay rise. Even anecdotally, what would you expect?
How likely is it that I'll get OT this busy season as an intern at Deloitte? My last team made interns go home at 5pm. So, No OT for them.
How do people think about Roth vs Traditional? How are you all thinking about tax bracket now vs at retirement? For context, I’m 27, single and currently make $107K in DC as a social impact consultant. Will get an MBA so salary will increase but IDK what tax bracket will be at retirement...
Hey everyone, Hope you are doing well. I am getting an internship opportunity for 3 months at RSM India. I am a B.Com fresher from Delhi University. Is it a good company to join? Please provide your honest opinion. Thanks!!
Hello! I have a two part question: 1) is it worth it to obtain an SHRM specialty credential if I don’t have the broader SHRM certification? 2) has anyone gotten the People Analytics or Talent Acquistion credential? If so, how valuable was it from a learning perspective? Do you feel it significantly contributed to your knowledge in either area? Thank you!
With the end of intern szn looming, what are the worst/funniest things you’ve seen done by interns?
Has anyone taken one of those online executive courses, like the Harvard Extension School offers? Looking to use my $5k of tuition reimbursement and already have an MBA. Worth it? Best programs?
I need to pivot my career and part time mba is perfect for me. What b school will help me without breaking big buck. I don’t care about prestige and brand. I just need to pivot into product from software.
How different is the role of an Art Director at an agency vs. client side? Currently finishing up an internship & I am interested switching to art direction.
Those that have been laid off recently are you speaking to an employment lawyer at all? What are the reasons to / not to?
The TCS HR asked me to upload all the educational certificates, last hike letters, last 3 pay slips, ID proofs and past work experience letters before the salary discussion. To which I said, I will upload the payslips and hike letter for now as they are required for salary discussion. And will provide other docs post salary discussion based on the out come. Now, she is like "You seem reluctant to share basic information and hence we are not proceeding further".
Ladies - how do you keep your home smelling good, healthily ? I don't really want to use candles (not the best to breathe). Apparently the glade plug ins aren't good for you either.
Applying for Schengen visa and need to submit a self addressed prepaid express mail envelope from ups so that they can send the passports back. What exactly do I need to do/ask ups for? #dumbquestion
The idea of a CPA/CFP combo to me makes a lot of sense and seems like if someone were to market it well they could do well. Are there any that do okay?
How do you politely reject an offer that isn’t enough money without burning a bridge and looking greedy? Total comp isn’t enough to account for cost of living changes, and the title makes it seem like a lateral move (even though it really isn’t in terms of YOE)
Where all the 🐠 that were so adamant that covid would disappear once it got warm - come on, don't be a coward and speak up
Why do Accenture offers take so long? Should I assume my sign on bonus is being approved in Dublin and will be equal to 100% of base.
Hey Consultants. I just might have a Bain interview coming up in a few weeks. So far I have had 3 R1s of the other two MBB but got dinged. I don’t know what I am doing wrong but I need help as I call this the “last dance” so far I have done 40+ live cases with MBB consultants.
Anyone here exit to PE post b school? Did you have PE experience prior. Am hearing even I go to hsw, you need PE experience to get back to a PE vp. I’ve heard just a few few shops hire mbb finance project folks
I feel like classroom management is harder for me than for others. I'm starting to think that it's because I am a male teaching in an elementary.
My partner (along with his team) has been laid off from an equity research role. He is on H1b visa and has until end of February to find a new job otherwise he’ll have to leave the country. I would be very grateful if someone knows of any sell-/buyside investment analyst opportunities and can refer, please. Years of experience: 9yrs. Always been with II-ranked teams and twice voted rising star. Thank you very much for your time and consideration.
I’m confused. I had sex last night after a veryyy long time, and it hurt unsurprisingly. The guy was careful to go slow and asked at first if it hurt and I told him it did.But then, it got worse for me, and I was starting to sit up to pull away. But he asked me not to pull away because he was so close. I was dumbfounded and didn’t move. I thought it was understood it was still painful for me, but am I in the wrong here? I probably should have verbalized it again, feeling a bit confused.
People who work long days ... what foods do you eat to prevent brain fog? Just had some beef and pasta and want to zzzzzzzzzzzzzz
Hey 🐠, what are your recommendations of books, articles, or practice tips to improve communication, both verbal and written?
thoughts on ZS vs. LEK vs. Putnam for healthcare / LS strategy work? Currently Phd + 1 YOE (w early promo) - would lateral to ~Sr LSS in a LON office + relocate to NY within a year. Dilemma: giving up decent-ish culture & WLB / friendships w Ps / fast track to manager for greater diversity of strategy projects (current focus quite P&MA heavy). What would you do - jump now and diversify (to be a more rounded manager in more time) or stay (for fast tracked manager w narrower expertise)?
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