New Account Director here. Had 2+ years of supervisor experience prior. Any tips as I transition to this new role? What key things make the positions different? Would love to hear from all disciplines
Last day in PA! Leaving B4 Advisory for a strategy & finance role at a tech company. Couldn’t deal with the PA life anymore but I appreciate all FB’s advice along the way.
For consulting managers/project leaders who managed teams and case projects, how did you find transition to a people manager role in industry? What were the biggest surprises (cont’d)
At Deloitte now. laid off last year while on medical leave. Landed a new job with the help of a senior mentor and vouched for me not knowing my medical limitations. I just had to take sick leave again on the first project out of the gate. Dr is recommending 40 hours a week which will not fit the requirements of my director role. I feel like I need to switch roles to a non client facing role to be realistic in my health limitations. How do I make the switch and have the convo with w my mentor?
Tough spot where I am grateful I got a role that I know a lot of people would want but am wondering if i could do any better if that makes sense.
Is it typically for consulting firms to pay out vacation time if there is some remaining at exit?
Currently, in system integration space in banking sector, techno functional skills. Never worked with Salesforce product suite. What role at Salesforce would be a good fit? How should I start preparin
Any idea how much equity as a % is offered based on 7 year of Management consulting experience at Datarobot for a director level role? I see their valuation is ~$1B pre-money. Is it worth leaving?
What reason could I give in my exit interview for leaving the firm? I don't want to burn bridges and want to keep the window open to return. But miserable in this current role.
How important are promotions for MBA? Trying to decide between staying in consulting a bit longer (promotion scheduled for late spring) vs. leaving for a corp strategy role now
I just got moved from a branding focused role to performance marketing one, I love my agency but kinda hate the new role. And the boss is blah. HELP!
Hi Fishes, How's KPMG Global services as compared to Deloitte India . I have cleared all rounds and expecting 30-40% hike on my current CTC. Experience 7.6Y Is it worth to switch to KPMG Global services from DI for senior consultant role Please advise Thanks in advance
Bf is an analyst at a hedgefund in NYC with 4 years experience, he’s looking for an exit opp to another fund. Can provide more details offline, if anyone has any leads shoot me a message, thanks :)
The Merker Group (legal recruiter) - any experience good or bad? A friend is looking to apply for a remote position but he’s the only contact and we can’t find any meaningful info about Kevin Merker or the involved firm. Thanks in advance!
Having serious imposter syndrome / anxiety one month into new role and can’t seem to shake it. I feel totally unqualified and I know I’m talking down to myself which makes it worse. Any advice / tips?
Has anyone made the move to Uber, specifically the operations and logistics manager position? Received and offer with less salary (but decent equity) and trying to weigh options and lifestyle.
Currently in the process of hiring a full-time nanny. Any advice for questions to ask or things to ask for especially given consulting lifestyle?
Maybe this isn’t the right place to post this. My sexual performance anxiety has gotten out of control and I cannot perform during sex with my girlfriend of two years. First year we had great sex, second year (COVID) derailed my mental and physical health and I’m still recovering. We haven’t had normal sex since January. Last night she initiated (shocked me) for the first time in forever and I got anxious and she started crying. I can’t keep breaking her heart like this. Most attempts (cont.)
Has anyone obtained the SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credentialing? if so, did you find the class and credential worthwhile? Could you share where you found value added to your role as a recruiter?
Anyone feel almost shamed or snarky comments are said when you do your job or don’t slack like some of the coworkers? I don’t want to be rude but also want to let them know it’s not cool.
Anyone who had a strict dress code in your office or on client site - what do you wear on zoom now? Does no one care, or do you still have to dress up somewhat?
Anxiety for WFH when I really am ill 🤒
Does a Consultant at EY-Parthenon manage junior resources, or are they usually the least tenured on teams? Curious as to the expectations of the role thanks!
I’m getting my first classroom as a special educator! What are some things that you love having in your classroom (favorite books, favorite activities, posters, decor, organization tools, anything!)?
Is Senior Consultant at Deloitte really the same level as Manager at Accenture? Currently being recruited but don’t want a demotion on level. Also, can Deloitte 🐠 provide insight into the culture of the firm now? Has it improved for women?
Is McKinsey the only one of the MBB’s that has a direct BA to EM path? For example does BCG have AO direct to Project Lead? If not, doesn’t McKinsey have an advantage for faster career progression?
Accenture >> Deloitte?? Have an offer from Deloitte for a SM with a 50K jump in salary however need help to understand: 1. Experiences moving from A to D? 2. wLB? 3. Bad idea to move at SM level? @deloitte ,
"Is it as Asperger Syndrome, or legit sociopathy....🤔." Serious question I have about a client. Legit can't tell.
Is it worth pursuing the Specialist consultant track at McKinsey? A recruiter reached out to me regarding a role in healthcare. Currently have 5 YOE, no MBA, am a SC at D.
My students can't read an analog clock or write in cursive. Is it worth it to teach these basic skills to them?
That moment of regret when you wait until the last possible day to start your expense report.
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