So I screwed up big time and took an associate role in my current job. I absolutely should have pushed for senior, but I was super eager for a new job and to be back near family. I'm about a month into this job, is it crazy for me to start looking around? I know I could be paid a lot more...
How long did it take you in your career to get real bookworthy projects in your portfolio? I’m a Jr early in my career, fighting to get a good FT role, but have been running into places that’ve said the roles are heavy on website copy, emails and other stuff that I’d never put in there. I want to shoot big but want to be realistic. Been stuck freelancing (some good places) since Covid started and trying to break into full time, but am afraid of getting stuck.
I’m quitting and need someone to take over my role. The person I thought was best for it said no. How the heck do I approach someone else on the team without making them feel like second pickings?
Best exit opp you've seen a partner take ?
Anyone go from audit at B4 to a non-audit role at a young, growing company and can offer some advice on finding roles/selling yourself for the position?
Cried HARD today because work is stressing me out and I learned this week that I'm paid less than a less senior team member we're hiring for. How'd everyone else's week go?
Currently looking for jr copywriter job, but I’m seeing mostly copywriter jobs that require 2-3 yrs. My other option seems to be an internship. What’s the likelihood of a jr copywriter position?
How’s the culture at MasterCard (tech roles rather than advisory/consulting roles) compared to big tech and/or big4 consulting? Would it be a good exit from consulting?
Anyone from ACN Strat’s T&O group willing to provide any insights into WLB, type of projects, culture, and quality of leadership? Had a recruiter reach out about a role.
Just had a referral put in for me at BCG. I have applied previously 11 months ago. My resume has changed significantly since the last time. Will my referral be reviewed?
Hi all! Will any kind fish be willing to read my resume and give me feedback? I’ve been applying to different position but haven’t had any luck. Someone mentioned it is too specialized but I would love that a new set of eyes could read it to make it more appealing to consulting recruiters. Would really appreciate it :)
Anyone working at Amazon in the Arlington area willing to talk about the PM role? Thanks!
Have an interview for an SAP Level 10 (I think if not 9) role for Accenture Federal? How much should I expect the offer to be?
Getting into consulting (MBB) seems easier than getting a choice position in industry (e.g. Corporate strategy director).
Interested in this role, Manager , Health consulting, EY Vancouver, Canada. Anyone willing to chat about the team and culture? Thanks! https://careers.ey.com/ey/job/Vancouver-Manager%2C-Health-Consulting-%28Vancouver%29-Brit-V7Y-1C7/726854901/?feedId=337401&utm_source=LinkedInJobPostings&utm_campaign=j2w_linkedin
Think the role where you can only ask out a coworker once is pretty good. What do you think? https://goo.gl/kb2FU2
Does anyone have any creative suggestions for providing role clarity within teams. We work diligently to maintain job descriptions and communicate team changes broadly, but our employees are still craving some sort of additional reference point of how positions interact with one another. We have Sharepoint and we’re thinking of putting more job info there next to peoples names and titles. Look forward to suggestions!
I’m really exhausted and feel that taking time off to recover might be treated like a failure to deliver :( and while I’ve been working way too hard, seems like I’ve not been able to network well to apply to newer roles. Any of you here that took time off from work to just recover and prepare for your exit? Tips please!
Anyone here part of the Workday practice at Deloitte and willing to share info on the culture/people, pipeline, bench and expected salary for an experienced consultant?...(cont)
This week SUCKED and i spent the entire trip home talking myself into thinking positively. Told myself next week would be great, my mood picked up, and then I saw an email from a client that has already f’d my Monday. 🍻 everyone!
Hello folks, wanted your input on EY UK Vs EY Ireland Vs Deloitte Middle east. (Finance transformation/GBS). All three offering a Manager role.
Anyone able to comment on FTI CF&R Transactions Practice? Interested in salary and bonus structure.
Does anyone else find it difficult to ask for time off? I haven’t taken a “vacation day” since February, billed 185+ hour months consistently through the pandemic (exceeded hours for 2020 bonus eligibility), and am feeling pretty burnt out. It’s hard because other associates in my department haven’t really taken any time off either (or it has been a day or two sporadically). Would really love to take some days over Christmas to recharge but I’m nervous about perception.
EYers is it appropriate to ask your counselor for LOR if you’ve recently switched and only known them for 6 mon? Other option is a manager who i work with on and off on my current project for 8 mo..
Crispin has layoffs a couple of weeks ago. They announced it at a virtual town hall. The CEO did the usual “good people, hard to see them go” routine. Then he pivoted to the fact that he had safely made it to his Swedish vacation home and proceeded to walk around with his laptop and show it off to everyone.
I have more than 10 years of experience in project/program management for large defense contractors. I’m thinking of switching to consulting work. What level should I target?
Is there a standard for Tier 1 vs 2 city. I am assuming Los Angeles is Tier 1 , what about OC/Irvine and San Diego. Some websites say San Diego is Tier 3, is there an official standard.
For those who worked both at ACN Strategy and at MBB, how is the talent pool difference? Is it pretty drastic?
Out of curiosity - do MBA applications ask for your race, gender, sexual orientation formally during the process?
Considering most of my college friends make a salary that is half what I make and have no potential for raises or bonuses each year makes me thankful I work in such a rewarding industry. 🦃
Anyone know EY manager Oracle/SAP salary range?
First time needing to edgarize a document (my practice is ECVC and have a client doing a Reg CF raise). Am I right in assuming that it’s just converting a Word doc or PDF doc into an SEC-specific format? Any recs on service providers? Would love a cloud-based self-serve tool and understanding of how pricing is supposed to work.
I’m trying to make the jump from agency > platform (not FB…more like Spotify or Twitter etc.). I work with reps at these places as part of my job, but technically their loyalty is to my clients (the ones spending $ on their platform), not to me, working at the client’s creative agency. So it feels weird asking them for a recommendation or referral, but that would obviously be easier than applying on the jobs site... How do I utilize my “network” without making things awkward?
How often do you take a vacation?
Hello fish! Any idea about Affirm Inc. ? I got reached out for an analytics manager role. How’s the WLB, career progression? Also, will exit opportunities be severely restricted to FinTech when I want to move? I’m pretty sure the recruiter is gonna ask me for my salary expectations during the first call, can anyone share a salary range and breakdown? Thanks a lot!
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