Outlook, Teams, Zoom, Slack, Texting, PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Slides, DropBox, WeTransfer ..... SYSTEM OVERLOAD! Am I right??
I'm considering joining Oliver Wyman as a Principal. Any thoughts / sentiments on the firm culture, exit opportunities, quality of work and more pointedly experience functioning at principal level?
New to consulting from industry side - on a project that is not my expertise. Any tips or suggestions so I can ramp up quickly?
Flights today on AA from ORD—> BOS cancelled. Anyone else seeing cancellations into/out of one of those airports? Trying to diagnose where the issue is
Will applying Darden R2 instead of R1 really limit the opportunity for funding from the school? Debating on holding off or just pushing through to get it in
Starting a new job in a few weeks and won’t be able to take any vaca once I do. Any suggestions on places I should go for a week? Taking into account flight + lodging etc. Have done most of W Europe
Where to get a custom suit that won’t break the bank (NYM)? Also, any input on the go-to interview suit color?
Staying at the Ritz Carlton - Dove Mountain, AZ for a long weekend. Before coming, I called and asked what the COVID restrictions were, I was given vague information and once I arrived realized that the restrictions were more stringent than described, and the only restaurant open for dinner service on hotel property is a mile away, near the golf course. When asking the hotel how we are supposed to get there for dinner, they told us that we would have to walk as they are understaffed....
Is consulting as advertised when it comes to career acceleration? Personally, I am starting to doubt it. It feels like the skill sets are a bit dated and the world has moved on. Also, we get put on so many random engagements it’s hard to build tangible skills. I am talking big 4, MBB is a different game.
Just completed my annual benefits enrollment. I plan on going the entire year without ever seeing a doctor. New plan totally sucks. It was a choice between bad, worse and worst.
I am thinking of making a move from a Chief of Staff role to Sustainable and Green Bonds DCM team at a Bank. I have some experience in Corporate Banking Debt Finance but are there things I should be concerned about- including the working hours! Thanks
When the client asks you to work from your own offices from now on because you eat too much food 🙈
Any small markets out there doing solid work? Always dream of carrying the SF (or comparable) salary to somewhere like New Orleans.
For those who’ve gone through the VC interview process, how would you recommend studying for technicals? Is it similar to IB/PE technicals? Or is there more of a focus on case interview technicals? Understand that it varies by firm but any perspectives would be helpful. Thank you!