Got invited to a pitch and they are looking for remote freelance teams only.... Should I trust this? This is not via an agency but directly from the client.
17 years in 850 in production 12 years to go. Never lost a client in a cfp conversation. I make educating myself a priority. Any reason whatsoever I should put myself through the cfp process?
What’s the difference between a corporate financial analyst versus a financial analyst at BAH? I’m assuming the corporate position is an internal role; is that generally viewed as a tier below anyone client facing in terms of salary and career progression?
What is the use case for any crypto project (and summarily the coin) when it can eventually be absorbed or done better by a corporation? Think VET vs IBM
BCG Fish. What is the main difference between coming in as a Project Lead and a Principal?
Any insight into Mastercard Advisors? Have a new grad opportunity there. My start date at a B4 strat got postponed so decided to interview around. I'm interested in data + analytics and would want to go into industry eventually, but conflicted because unlike BA programs at CapOne or Visa, you're still working for an external client. Feel like there will be a broader variety of projects in B4 and while I'm casually interested in fintech, I don't want to get pigeonholed in FS so early on
You’re given a brief for an OOO campaign. Could be cool. How many days are you given before you have to show concepts to the ECD? And to the client? Curious about time expectations at different places.
Hi Ladies, I was impacted by the COVID-19 layoffs a few weeks ago and let go from my job at Deloitte. I have 2 years experience as an IT Auditor with the big 4 and I am in search of a new job. I’m currently residing in Atlanta Any recommendations on where to apply would be greatly appreciated.
HR set up phone call for tomorrow morning to discuss performance. Layoff / PIP / chance to defend myself? 7 reviews, 4 great ones, 3 have some polar opposite comments. Those instances... (Continued)
Started at a new firm 3 months ago, first two months was swamped staffed on a huge deal, (my only file) did my hours everything good. July: deal was supposed to close did not due to regulatory stuff but my work stream is done and over and am now really really slow, asked for work to people I had worked with to help them close - nothing, staffed on a new deal , client on vacation so everything is on stand by. I’m freaking out don’t know how to reach to partners/senior associates (ctd in comments)
What happens if you’re an associate and you’re fired for “performance” suddenly. You had a performance review the week before and their was no talk of this. How do you perceive this?
How much of this job is making up useless work so it looks like we’re being productive for the client?
What do you all think of sites that generate legal docs (free or paid)? Do you think they’re going to replace us lawyers? Are they even legal?? Isn’t it practicing law without license, or establishing attorney-client relationship?
Have a waste of space direct report. Have been optimistic about training up until I stumbled upon him writing a paper about the project. Shady or nah?
Is it terrible to expense all 4 parts and exam fee for the CPA exam before my last official day (as I'm one of the unlucky ones to be laid off )?
Starting a new project. Goal: never stay in the office past 6:30 pm unless I have LEGITIMATE work to do - no staying b/c peer pressure. (Will, of course, offer other team members help.) Wish me luck!
All the folks out there on a visa (e.g. H1B), what are some side hustles you have to earn some extra $$. Need some extra hope today to keep at it!
Hello from Sydney! We've been locked down for 5 weeks and due to be locked down for at least another four due to COVID. What did you do to stay sane when you were under stay at home orders? I'm exercising daily, trying to cook something new each week, practicing the piano. Just in a mental slump and feel so sluggish and demotivated, struggling to get excited about anything these days.
Are there any ladies here who want to stay single (or not really prioritize relationships), and stay child free?
Trying to exit into FAANG but know it may be a long shot involving a handful of rejections. Meanwhile got approached by a number of recruiters for a) smaller emerging startup <but need to shift geo>, and b) major banks for in-house strategy. I’ll proceed with interviews with a) since it will give me a flavour of tech recruiting, but should I even go through with interview process for b)? Thoughts? Fyi, have not interviewed in 4+ years!
Hi All, Hope you're safe and doing well Looking for a new role in Mumbai preferably of an analyst (open to other roles too). Experience: 1.5yrs Skilled in Excel, Google Data Studio, Tableau, SQL and CRM Tool Management. Would be grateful if anyone could help me with any leads of referral. Thanks!!
Anyone interviewing with BCG soon?
Capgemini Invent reached out to me for a Tech Strategy Sr. Consultant role. Does anyone know what I can expect in comp? I am based in Chicago and with 3.5 YOE.
My firms bonus structure is based on “billed out” (what a partner actually bills to the client) dollars instead of actual hours billed. So you can work 2000 hours but the bonus is based on only 1850 hours, because 150 got cut over the year. Is this normal? It seems entirely unfair and makes it impossible to get a bonus.
About to start at firm A in a week, but I've already accepted another offer from firm B. It was leaps and bounds better in terms of comp. Am I better off telling firm A the real reason that I am reneging, or should I skirt around the question?
Do you think parental leave policies and the culture around it at your company are fair?
Currently dealing with a medical problem and needing to go to the dr’s once or twice weekly. Unfortunately not always able to get convenient time appointments. What’s the best way to navigate with project leadership?
BUDGETING APP ADVICE? Asking as someone who commingles business expenses on personal cards and wants to separate my business expenses out before analyzing. (I use Chase Reserve as a catch all...)
How do I meet someone in Seattle when I work from home and have the worst luck with dating apps??
Anyone have any insight into what it’s like working at Stripe (WLB, culture, growth opportunities, etc.)?
Is a MBA necessary / helpful to move up in product management if you don’t have a tech background? Considering making the jump from consulting to PM and want to know if I’ll have issues not having one
Considering an expert role in healthcare in mid Atlantic region at McKinsey. Any thoughts about culture, wlb, tc, etc? Have read through a bunch of older threads. Opinion seems mixed. Negatives mentioned include more intense work hours than integrative track, second class citizen, slower career progression, lower pay than integrative, harder to get staffed on engagements, poor integration into teams, and subpar exit opportunities. Also read this is changing. Would appreciate recent thoughts. 🙏
How much hike should I ask HR? Cleared interview for Deal Advisory SPI at KGS? 3 YOE current CTC 13?
I thought I saw something in concur that said if I stay 2 times at a Hilton I would get gold. Is that a thing? I called Amex and they had no idea what I was talking about
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