Any good recommended books on how to build a scalable product and team? I'm looking for recommendations for two areas: 1) in general laying the groundwork in a startup to have the tools and especially processes in place to scale, and 2) tactical focus on building a SaaS project. I've been promoted into a management role from Dev roots, so need to learn more PM processes to be an effective manager in day job, plus would like to start building my own SaaS solution.
What’s general turnaround time from final candidate interview to decision / offer? Friend I referred for a SD role has gone through the process (2 Partner interviews, 1 SD interview) with the last interview occurring about two weeks ago. She hasn’t heard anything from HR and HR hasn’t responded to her emails asking on status. Not sure if that’s par for the course or an indication she got dinged.
In the interview process for 2 companies. Having a really hard time staying motivated in my current job. I’m feeling so impatient. And want to exit so bad. How do I handle this?
#Suggestions (Help) Required I have received an Email from BCG for Analyst - Project Accounting. Profile looks decent to me. I am currently working with Deloitte as US Tax Consultant from 1.5 years. What is the CTC I can expect from this position?
Getting into consulting (MBB) seems easier than getting a choice position in industry (e.g. Corporate strategy director).
Hi looking to leave banking operations after 20 years and just finished my MBA. I would like to go into a strategy or product management role. Any advice? I feel like it’s been difficult getting my skills across
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
@Accenture sharks: I am currently in the process of interviewing for a Consultant role in Finance Transformation in NYC. What should I negotiate for in terms of salary? Any other advice on the interview process? Honestly, from how much I make right now, it feels wrong to negotiate up to an increase of more than double.
This bowl seeks to connect with people who want to share and gain information on being or becoming an administrator. We can share our experiences with the interview process, questions, fears, successes, vent, or whatever your hearts desire. What has your process been like in obtaining an principal or assistant principal position? How soon are you looking to move into this position?
I got laid off and 3 weeks later a SC from HR sends me an email about an opening at the firm. Should I apply???
I have 3 yoe. Is applying for a role for 4-6 yoe worth my time / will I even be considered? Technically could be competing with people double my experience
Does anyone have any tips for switching from a Business Analyst role to a Product Management Role? Context: I've been in federal consulting for the past two years with a degree in Economics. Thanks!
Forced ranking question: When thinking about your last career move, rank in order of importance which influenced your choice the most? A. Prestige of new employer organization B. Prestige of your new title C. Title in path of career growth plan D. Total comp E. Work you would be focused on in new position
What exit ops prioritize creative thinking roles? Trying to do some thinking about what I really want out of my career, and I miss doing the creative problem solving from my mech eng background
When someone you know reaches out about a job opening on your team, but you know they’re not right for the work, how do you kindly reject them? Give me your best “let ‘em down easy” moves, please!
Do you find companies today interview without empathy, over-valuing technical skill, pressure tests, and first impressions? A follow-up to this, if you’ve been hired by a company based on your skills, ability to perform under pressure, and first impression- did you feel you made the right decision once settled in your role? I’m analyzing the evolution of interviews and a human-centered approach.
Hey, I have applied to a job at EY for Risk assurance. My academics are pretty good and I'm pursuing ACCA with BCom, with a year of internship experience as well. I have tried to apply but I think a referral would really help. Please dm me for referrals. Would be happy to speak on linkedin as well and send my job ID as well.
Can someone please share their interview experience of transferring to pwc for a senior audit position from another big4? Just curious as to whethet they would ask any technical questions.
All right FB let's share the love - what and how does one get perks for this f-up Delta has? I've seen miles/coupons/hotel arrangements so far.
I feel I lost my social or communication skills because of WFH! Does anyone feel the same way? Sometimes when ppl wanted to have small talks with me, all I wanted to do is to finish that conversation ASAP. It seems I lost the interest to whatever others are saying. Really need some advice here😭
How valuable is industry experience? Standard advice is stay in B4 till manager, but I see managers saying they struggle to find jobs because they lack industry experience. Trying to decide whether I
Can anyone please share the comp package of senior accountant/FA role at Amazon at Seattle for recent offers.
Those who have switched firms recently: what signing bonus did you negotiate? And for what staff level?
How does the new rule impact on amendment? Big 4 has promotion typically every year and which require amendments. Do you think this will effect current H1 holder?
How has COVID impacted you? I'm in a very rural county and now WFH. 10 deaths so far that were all LTC to my knowledge. The only person I've seen wear a mask in the last month was me. We've had 100 cases or so confirmed which were all LTC or from a factory on the edge of our county. How are you city folk doing? Sing me the song of your people.
Wish people understood the importance of screen protectors on flights. I can see your entire solution's architecture diagram right now 💻@1D flying to IAD🙅
Applied for Corp Strat role with one of the largest independent financial brokers / advisers firms in the US. What do you think I can expect in the interview process? Never interviewed for such roles and that too, for a financial services firm that plays in the financial advisory / investment management space. Pleas help!!!
Marriott properties in Manhattan where to get a suite upgrade; any suggestions; 30th bday soon want to get a suite upgrade somewhere for 3 nights
I have cleared first round of interviews with EY seven days back. No other interviews took place till now. Yesterday they send me to fill up Pre Interview Form along with below form(attached). Would someone please explain what does that mean?
I have an exploratory call with a recruiter to determine opportunities I’m interested in. It’s a Zoom call. Would you dress up for it?
internal transfer into the advisory practice. didn’t negotiate salary when transferred. Just realized that pay is low comparing to people at the same rank in the practice. How to negotiate for a bump?
Need 3,000 PQPs by Nov 30 to retain United 1K status as part of Fly to the Finish offer. What’s easiest way to get these last PQPs?? Just blow out on a first class flight?
Had last stage interview b4 on-site last week and it went v well. I requested quick feedback cos I have 2 offers although this oppty is my top preference. It’s been a week of crickets. Should I wait?
Interviewing with Elixirr next week for a (Senior) Consultant role in NYC; recruiter connected me to opportunity. Concerns are that they do more execution than strategy and quoted compensation at $115K might be lower than industry average. Would appreciate any insight on reputation and career development prospects.
Currently Staff 2 with MSF and MBA and one year prior industry experience, see a juicy consultant position at D that directly matches my skill set , chances?
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