I’m taking the Network + exam in 3 weeks.
Monday Morning rumination: unsolicited advise is criticism.
Much to reflect on with this topic. Last week I was told in a 1:1 with a new contact that I was “too direct”. After some time chewing on the conversation I was struggling to place the emotions I was feeling. Turns out I was feeling guilty and shame for being me, for taking up space. Lesson of the week: unsolicited advice is a criticism of you, a micro aggression of who you are, and being “too much”. What would you do??
Anyone who works at Salesforce, what's the deal with certifications? Do they waive the fee? Do we get a stipend for getting one or specific high demand ones?
I’ve always thought that I’m a decent human who cares about ppl I work with through my actions. got a reality check with only average response for LOOP where just 1 of many ppl that submitted cared to share detailed feedback. Since it is a longer projects working togethr for abt 1yr, with this being the only LOOP during it, suddenly I feel this is representative of their true perception of me. As a team I’ve had their backs in leadership discusions n feedbck, bt now I feel disappointed n annoyed
I am looking for Job referrals for social impact organizations and international development sector . Looking to Provide research, advisory and consulting expertise
I am an international development professional and consultant passionate about increasing access to quality public health globally. I have extensive experience in research, project management and consulting in the Southern Africa non-profit sector with expertise in SHRH, Gender Policy and Violence Against Women.
BCG 🐠 anyone willing to comment on your salary increases? Heard you had a meeting on this today
For the FCB Health AD's does the company provide a monitor for you to work on or do you have to buy one yourself? If the latter any recommendation on monitors that's good for Mac users that aren't too expensive?
Does anyone know what an IT audit consultant with a top secret clearance (no sci poly) could make at Deloitte?
This person has some technical IT experience and IT service desk for many years while in military. They just finished a degree so this would be a career transition in line with that. Just trying to make sure they can get the best offer possible!
Does anyone know the pay increase from Analyst to Senior Analyst for Midwest/Chicago office?
Natwest group As QA with 11 yrs exp I m verbally offered AVP role in NW markets. Is it good? How much ctc can they offer me for this role? Also is it tough to get promoted to next level from AVP role in Natwest?
Any advice for someone with 5YOE in strategy consulting with finance background wanting to switch into PMM? PMM role interests me, but since I don’t work in tech space currently, I’m wondering where to start or if I could even switch over without taking a more junior role/a pay cut
Is there a SM level 2 in PwC ? What’s the annual % of bonus awarded at SM level ? How much is the base salary range for midwest cloud SM role ?
Hi McAfee peers, trying to understand where I stand. My CTC is 21 LPA. What’s yours? I have 7 YOE McAfee
I got an offer letter from paypal as L24 band as sr team leader , please suggest they are offering equity in my CTC ..how equity works in paypal ..how promotion or career growth works with paypal
I am pregnant with my 2nd and my job is very demanding. First trimester was bad for me with my first pregnancy and I took 2 months unpaid personal leave.
I can't afford that now and cannot risk my job. Not in public accounting anymore. I work in SEC reporting at a pharmaceutical company.
I am so thankful to be working from home for sure. I am just really dreaded to turn on my computer everyday with this hell of a morning sickness.
If you have been in similar situation. What worked for you?
Is anyone aware of any companies looking to fill an in-house employment counsel role, 8 years practicing and 6 in employment law, fully remote, $200k min. base? WLB a must!
Anyone interested in being a mentor of sorts? I currently don’t have one + feel could be very beneficial. I am new to the broadly syndicated loan IR team at my firm. Slowly expanding my knowledge into the direct lending and CLO sphere; so much to learn! Age — 27. Location — NYC. Main goal — learn about the business and push myself to make the right career choices early on.
I always feel like I’m not performing well enough, might get rolled off soon and not good enough for my projects. Anyone else feel this way? Makes me v insecure
Hey you, weary teacher, I see you.
I hear you sigh,
Head in your hands...
I know the things you think,
the frustrated pain...
I know you are trying.
I know you work hard.
Sometimes it seems like you’re the only one
in the whole damn school who cares...
You are the difference.
You are power.
Through you flows the future.
You author the stories of the world.
I care about the tale you are creating.
Please keep writing. Please.
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I graduate with my Masters degree in statistics in a couple months. Should I expect/ask for a raise because of that?
I am currently a manager in Deloitte, I would like to move to a company such as Google / Meta / Apple / Microsoft. I stay outside the U.S, what could be the best possible was to land a managerial roles at these companies ?
- I have about 6 years of exp and in a south east asian country
Would any referrals be available ?
Any other young people having a hard time working from home and living with parents in environments that arent the healthiest? Trying to apply for job that would give me enough of a pay bump to move out but man its hard to look for a job and work your job at the same time :( any advice?
Agile project delivery - Fact or Fiction?
The places I’ve worked at, as much as they say they delivery projects via agile, rarely achieve this (mostly waterfall with a small sprinkling of agile words thrown in for good measure).
Google / Facebook (Meta) / Amazon / Tesla / Apple / anyone else - please tell me that agile project delivery exists (and how have you made this possible in your company?)
Does anyone have any experience working for a company and then working with clients as a consultant? I’d be possibly moving into a Project Management/Project Coordinator role in a major job shift and would like to hear others experience.
Anyone from the big 4 type firms (KPMG etc.) that can give insight into what it’s like working for them?
McKinsey & Company Any advice to help prepare for data science analyst role at top consulting firms (McKinsey & Company EY Boston Consulting Group etc)? Any materials, open source platform recommended to take on freelance data science project? When should I start actively looking and applying? I am a new grad who is working in tech as a marketing analyst I’m looking to pivot to marketing& sales data science consulting next year. Would like someone with similar backgrounds offer some practical tips.
For those based in London: what is your rent and the size of your flat/home, and has the market changed during the pandemic? Trying to get a sense of what I can afford for the price.
I see layoffs and hiring freezes all over.
I’m curious to hear what companies are implementing freezes if anyone would like to share.
Hello - does anyone have any experience working at Enteligence? I am being asked to interview for a “Client Solutions Executive”. What is the position actually like? Is it mostly seeking out cold leads? Any feedback is helpful.
I'll be finished with a front-end boot camp by Udacity soon. What now? How can I land a job? Is anyone even hiring bootcamp grad with no experience?
How important is it to validate computer science engineers' university degrees in the USA? I have seen many employers that don’t require it when hiring, but probably some of them reject applicants because they got the degree abroad.
AWS Cloud and Security+ certified,
6+ years of tech experience ranging from hardware networking to Security and compliance.
Looking to get into cloud security, analyst, TAM, consulting... I'm open and hungry for something new.
Is it always a good idea to let your prospective employer know about your non-compete? My prospective employer is in a different industry and not in the list of companies the current employer consider competing.
On their application it asks for a yes/no for if I have a non-compete signed. I answered it honestly and said yes, but regret this may turn the prospective employer off from going any further in the process when in reality I should be able to work for them without any issues.
Any virtual python classes y’all like for absolute coding beginners? Ideally something with cohorts or some human interaction element for accountability!
How do I get into PM while being a recent grad recruiter at a staffing agency? Would I have to find a coordinator position? What are some of you guys’ advice?
Have you ever accepted a position after they tried to UNsuccessfully bait and switch you? How did it go?
Hi there! I’m open to new opportunities. Are there any recruiters hiring for :
-Learning and Development, Training or leadership roles in L&D?
I'm looking for a new challenge. I've already worked at FAANG companies (though not all), and I'm fairly senior. What's a good next step for me?
There's been some talk about censorship on here and I am a fan of companies doing what they will, but like, I just can't with this. https://nypost.com/2021/07/20/facebook-cracks-down-on-discussing-hoes-in-gardening-group/
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Do you have any relevant experience with networks or network engineering?
Having done network engineering for 20+ years, I took the test without any prep, and used what I already knew from experience to pass it. From registering for the test to completion, only 72 hours passed.
That said, if you’re a bookworm, you may nail the theory part, but it all depends really on what you already know…
Highly recommend Professor Messer videos! All the videos are free and he charges a small fee if you want a copy of notes. The videos are relatively short in length and easy to understand.