Is investment banking really that pathetic as a career? Thinking of getting into IB. I have 1 year in tech consulting, and 1 year in strategy consulting. I’ve been working with financial services and automotive clients. It seems easier to break into EB IB than MBB, and my goal is to exit into PE, preferably without getting a top MBA. Is it worth getting my wlb hit for 1-2 years?
Hi all! Curious if anyone has insight into the first round interview with team manager at Google (post recruiter screen). It’s for a biz ops role and the recruiter said the call would be just behavioral. Wondering if anyone got case/problem solving questions in the first round or if those were for the final round. Trying to figure out best way to allocate preparation time. Many thanks 🙏🏻
Moving to an SE position soon and coming from Technical support. Do you have any suggested resources to help with the sales training aspect? Books, courses, etc.
Hiring Senior Product managers, Senior and Principal SWE to work on an Identity + Networking solution. Fulltime at Microsoft. Remote/Hybrid options available. Please send in your resumes + LinkedIN profiles to email@example.com
What are the primary executive search firms that support exits from MBB in Chicagoland? I want to exit there but currently working in Europe.
Zscaler sales position vs EY? I’m a technical guy and I’ve been at EY 2 years and can’t stand that they AGAIN made the mistake to staff me on a non-tech compliance audit rather than a technical or strategy project. I hate it. Recruiter reach out for a technical sales position at zscaler.. would y’all consider? long term what would be the best? figured out I don’t wanna be in a compliance role. but I like leadership (e.g. would love to be a CISO in a manufacturing company-but not a tech co/bank)
Can anyone share the mapping of Deloitte levels to Proserve levels? I am a Senior Manager at Deloitte and recruiter just called me for a senior advisory consultant role but that feels like 2 levels back at least from a Deloitte perspective.
Alvarez & Marsal Corporate Performance Improvement group or Accenture CDP? Which one is “better” in terms of reputation, exit ops, MBA apps, and diversity of projects
Landed an interview with AWS for an Engagement manager role that I thought was remote but after talking to the recruiter it's literally consulting and I would have to travel to the client site. Should I withdraw my application or still go forward with the interview to get the practice in???
Hello !! I am in the process of interviewing for a Product Manager position at PayPal - in their Global Pay Later team. I finished a Phone interview with the Hiring manager and a whole day of video interviews with the director, engineering manager and some Sr. Product Managers. I thought this was the last round. The recruiter emailed me saying I have a last phone interview with the peer director of the director who interviewed me. Any insight on what to expect ? I have another offer on hold.
Looking for senior SFDC PM - need to be US citizen or GC holder . Full time position in NYC . DM me if interested
Very nervous about remote onboarding in the FP&A role, any advice? I have this image of me not understanding sh*t and getting fired in day 1.
I started a job at a startup right after Labor Day. Was told the Friday before Thanksgiving that it was ending at the end of November (due to some internal politics that had to be figured out, they decided to get rid of my new role) I don’t want to job hunt again, after just starting a new role and am debating freelancing. Has anyone made a successful career by freelancing in non-creative roles? Specifically digital strategy & analytics.
Amazon seems to be hiring for a lot of accounting positions in the DMV area for their HQ2. Anyone have any opinions on the exit-ops, W/L balance, comparisons to B4/busy seasons, compensations etc.? Audit M1 here.
Is EY hiring.
Is it really bad if we replace the resources for the same position 3 times for the past month? Does the partner care?
Has anyone here exited to Blink Health? Can you share your experience? They seem to have some interesting openings right now
Any Bain fish willing to give referral in the U.S? 3 YOE in valuation consulting w/ MBA.
So uh anyone want to hire a Junior Designer for a remote position? Maybe that person could be me? Just got the return to office news.. kinda desperate.
Currently serving notice period in @optum, if anybody wants referral dm me, after 20th will be accepting referral requests for @target.
How do you go about negotiating salary when they are “unsure of a range” since it is a new position? Want me to give a number but don’t want to reveal my hand
does anyone feel that the exercise culture in consulting can be toxic? I’m all for exercise, but I feel like the consultants I know overdo it or spend $$$ to go to fancy exercise classes.
Week 1 of low-paying/low-stress job. Could not be ANY happier. Just wanted to say: $$ doesn't buy happiness & health is #1. Take care of yourself, fam. This job isn't worth your health ❤💛💜
Hi all. If you have ever encountered passive aggressive teammates, did you raise this situation to your direct report? If so, what was your approach and how did you deliver the feedback? This particular teammate is beginning to create a toxic work environment for me and I would like to diffuse this situation amicably, as performance reviews are near.
Going from audit to advisory to a competitive firm after 1 year of audit. However, start date is not until Jan 10 at new firm. When do I put in my 2 weeks given the holiday break and busy season beginning? Note: I’m not looking for a “take three weeks off as a mental break” type solution. My wife is still in grad school, so I’m the only earner and we will have lots of loans soon. so even missing 2-3 weeks of pay is missing out on a big opportunity of loan pay down.
MIL turned up to visit newborn with a cold sore which in itself was very strange to me. - I was heading out so asked SO to ensure no handling or kissing of baby. Came home and she’s carrying him around and feeding him. What would you do- I’m horrified and feel angry but maybe I’m overreacting.
Anyone ever heard of BTS - got contacted by a recruiter for Strategy Execution Consultant role. Any idea on comp? Giving me weird vibes and looking for some clarification.
LEK vs Stax for PE consulting. Anyone have any experience working at either firm? Thoughts on exit ops?
Do we have to renew Amex membership rewards ($90 bucks annually) manually or does it renew it automatically?
Are white nails unprofessional? I’m speaking on a high-profile panel (via Zoom) day after tomorrow and I want a color that will pop (b/c why bother otherwise?) but still go with everything (choosing among a blue, yellow, pink, or red jacket). Also considering a light pink/peach nail color. FWIW, my nails are quite short. Like former violinist short. Thanks!
Hey fishes, Has anyone ever been ghosted after an interview? I had a recent experience been a week since the interview and my mails and calls to know the status of the interview are not returned. What can I do to in this situation?
Thinking of taking a LOA for mental health. Has anyone here done this? Has it helped regain mental clarity/motivation? I wake up and do nothing, feel really unmotivated by work and depressed.
We’ve had my MIL watch my toddler during quarantine so my husband and I can work and now she’s going to help out when our newborn comes home in a few weeks. She’s been AMAZING. Any ideas on how to best thank her? We’ve done flowers and stuff and with Covid I don’t want to give her a spa day or anything like that.
So the other day a bunch of smug “future of work” “workforce transformation consultants” came and talked to us about our client’s future workforce and made baseless claims about what jobs and processe
Do you have small talks with your manager and directs? Feel like an as*hole for not liking it. My boss likes to start our 1 on 1s with topics around family, trip plans, hobbies, and other small talks. I don’t care how his weekend was. Or his baby. And personally I don’t like sharing much about my family or personal life so the small talks thing is very annoying to me. He’s super nice and I like him a lot but I just don’t feel like we should try hard to get to know each other via small talks.
What are the benefits of doing strategy consulting for BAH out of undergrad? Seems like the pay is pretty low
How do I lead an engagement myself from start to finish? I’m up for promotion to Senior I and if someone put me on a smaller client and expected me to complete everything myself and to reach out if I had any questions I’m not sure where to begin.
Anyone having any idea behind American Express's mass hiring for product and marketing role? American Express
Joined D in August. For insurance I opted for a few addons amounting to 26K to be paid from my end. In my previous Organization, they would deduct these addon amounts in 4/8/12 equal instalments. In D they deducted the whole part in this months salary. Does D not have the option to deduct in instalments? The in hand salary was low and I can barely cover my fixed financial commitments and basic needs.
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