Anyone here work as a creative strategist or knows a creative strategist at Digitas Chicago? I’m applying for an associate creative strategist position and would love to talk to a current strategist there! 🙆🏻♀️
I have an offer at Google and trying to decide if I take it! It’s a level lower than where I am now and would take about two years to get to the next level. Right now I’m at KPMG as a manager and am pretty much guaranteed Director in October if I stay. TC if I stay and make Director is more than if I leave for Google. Trying to weigh the opportunity….what do I do??
Ladder at Deloitte: Analyst (~2 years) Consultant (2-3 years) Sr. Consultant (3-4 years) Manager (3-4 years, rearly 5) Sr. Manager (3-6 years) Partner/Managing Director What’s the ladder at other consulting firms? Accenture Deloitte EY PwC Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company KPMG McKinsey & Company
What is your take on PMO role? I feel that it is just an useless overhead created to do tasks that are useless as well.
Just interviewed with Meta, base pay 96k +10% bonus and a vested equity of 30k over 4 years. I am a total newbie to this. Can someone explain how the vested equity works out in terms of total comp? Do I get 30k worth of stock but over 4 years ?
Hi Fishes, I have cleared interview from Deutsche Bank for role of Deployment Specialist (Midrange) - Associate. Offer is in process since document verification is pending I am working in TCS as I.T.Analyst and switching from tcs to deutsche bank. Can you all suggest me if its best to join deutsche bank.About Deutsche Bank. Should i switch to DB without thinking anything with good offer. Job Security in DB? etc can you all suggest me what should i do?
Has anyone heard of a bad exit? My greatest fear is I won't make the most of my consulting experience and exit too early or to the wrong company
Just made M at Accenture and will make $155k. I have an offer to join McKinsey as a BA for $90k. I do really like my team and projects at Accenture and was able to progress fairly accelerated to M at ACN (so maybe could keep it up for progression to SM?). But also I know how much people value the MBB brand. Thoughts?
I’m thinking of trying to pay my student loans quickly/get money for a down payment on a house sooner and want to try that by recruiting people and trying to get some big referral bonuses. I don’t care about recruiting top talent for my firm I just wanna get ahead a little. Is this worth the extra work?
Deloitte USI let go of 5 people from SAP today because their pay is high. My colleagues are looking for a job. Can anyone please help? They can join in 2 weeks time.
Seems lot of regionalism going on at Salesforce Hyderabad office. I cleared my technical round for the DevOps role with flying colours, still was not selected there. Maybe a blessing in disguise, the interviewer gave a really bad impression of the culture. Such a nice company, sad it's located at a wrong location.
Found myself seated next to a senior partner on my flight. Made small talk about life, etc. Mentioned I'd like to make partner one day, asked if they could tell me about their role (cont'd)
I need to get a new opportunity. Our company is now requiring to confirm whether you had been vaccinated or not and failure to disclose will result in 10% decrease in base pay.. Referral opportunities come now!!!
I am noticing that McKinsey is increasingly recruiting at non-elite schools (very roughly speaking not top 15 schools). At my old undergrad, 5 years ago the most competitive firm to show up was EY. This year McKinsey took 4 non-internship full hires. Why is McKinsey going “down market” for recruiting? Are elite school kids losing interest in consulting so McK has to cast a wider net? Or is McK seeking a wider pool for other reasons? I advise undergrads on consulting so want to be best informed.
Have 10+ years of Sales experience as a consistent top performer. Most recently managed an office for 3 years of 20+ insurance agents for one of the biggest Health Insurance carriers in US. Left at end of year and joined a Tech startup that I was given equity in. Tech startup failed. In working at Tech startup, I learned how much I enjoy tech and want to stay in field but am unsure of where to go/position I’m qualified for. I’m in Chicago, IL. Was thinking of becoming AE at Salesforce. Thoughts?
If an ECD told you, you are welcome back anytime after your exit interview, would you take it seriously? My last job my ECD said this to me and I’m considering going back. It’s been about a year.
Looking for some honest opinions on a career in law: I have always wanted to be an attorney but I got married young and went the entrepreneur route as a software developer. However, now that I’m in my 30’s, I’ve started the last year of my undergrad and I’m strongly considering law school. For those of you in the field, what would you tell someone in my position? Would you recommend law school? Would you do it again? Would you discourage it?
I have couple of options with Acn & Deloitte for a similar role with title of senior manager. Which is a better company to work for ?
Where is a new build???
Beyond 2 lines the text in each post card is cut off. I wonder how many lines in the comment section?
Maybe we should implement something like automatic posts refresh? I got a notification about "someone like mypost" but it isn't displaying at the post title...
Post for likes
How great would office emojis be in this app?
Post new user
Post without company
Everyday I get squashed in meetings as a female minority analyst. I didn’t believe in sexism until I entered the workforce.
How do you give feedback to someone who is actually killing it? Just, say keep up what you’re doing?
Per my call with HR today, apparently 9 weeks of PTO in 1 year was more than what leadership had in mind per employee when the firm switched to unlimited PTO last year. Just a man trying to take full advantage of my employee benefits, what can I say lol. 🤷🏽♂️ (P.S. they only noticed because a manager complained, HR was not actively monitoring this).
Consultants. How did you use your sabbatical?
MBB with a newborn. Thoughts?
Why does the US doesn’t have $500 or $1000 bills. It would be so much easier to carry large sum without making the wallet fat!
A friend of mine gave me a referral (tech company). I went through the very hard recruiting process (without his help) and ended up receiving a very good offer (+70k TC and stocks/much larger team to lead). Friend got a referral bonus of 8k but barely mentioned it and I heard it from the HM. How would you feel? I mean he did help me getting a dream job so I shouldn’t bother, right? Also im curious: would you give the candidate (in this case myself) a piece of the 8k?
Was unexpectedly asked to roll off a project today. It was a bit of a shock because this has never happened in my career before. There were certainly things I could have done better, but I don’t feel I did anything wrong and I feel I did my best to address feedback I did receive. Aside from starting a new project search ASAP and talking to my career counselor to have my side of the story heard....what else can I do in terms of damage control? Panicking now because of all the covid layoffs...
How come, 20 years ago, I’d go to blockbuster with the family and pick out one or two movies for the weekend, and it was awesome. Now I have Netflix, Prime, Disney plus, hbo, showtime and I’m so frustrated and unhappy watching tv?
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