How do you look for a job in Sweden from the US? Have a Swedish spouse and are thinking of moving from the US. T10 MBA + MBB firm, not sure how to find opportunities or convey experience to them. I could transfer offices to Stockholm but want to see other options
To All MBB Fish: I am a Military Veteran and an Experienced Hire. I want to make the transition to Strategy work from Tech Consulting. I would greatly appreciate it if I can get a referral to Bain, BCG, and McKinsey in Atlanta for Generalist Consulting roles.
Oliver Wyman VS EY-Parthenon for LONDON entry level
Which is better and why (in terms of future exit to MBB)
If your goal was to recruit for MBB after an MBA, would it basically mean you can only seriously consider the top 20 programs?
Are there PhDs here who transitioned to consulting at MBB, EY-P, Altman Solon etc.
I am a PhD candidate ( Earth Sciences) at UIUC and have begun seriously considering a career in consulting. I am looking for advice and/or mentorship on:
1. Crafting a consulting resume and cover letter
2. Networking as an advanced degree, how important it is? While I am in touch with some consultants from my academic background, I haven’t looked at the relationship as a potential referral as of yet.
Can consultants share how many yoe it typically takes to break into MBB / other consulting firms as a principal consultant (aka specialist in a particular industry). Also is MBA a prereq/ would it drastically help?
Industry: Data Science focus in Commodities/Energy space
How is the hiring scenario of MBB at ISB? How many years of experience in a candidate are they willing to accept (assuming relevant pre mba role, for instance, say in ZS)?
What is typical all in comp for a first year Associate at KKR Capstone (the operations group)? How does it compare to MBB?
I don’t have MBB experience ,my background is diverse (12YRS) across biz dev, AM, strategy, media , measurement , project management / operations/change management. Initially was looking at PL roles, but after reading threads , that is not advantageous. Do I need to be considering Associate / Consultant level roles despite the pay cut (65k) with the hopes that I can prove myself & get promoted quickly since longer term consulting is what I want to do?
I am 2 years out of undergrad (T30) and have worked at a small consulting firm doing market strategy consulting for many of the major pharmaceutical companies since graduation. Long term, I see myself more in strategy/ management consulting due to the higher pay and earnings potential. I’m currently 25, would I be able to move into MBB, tier 2, or the big four consulting now? I understand I would be looking at entry level positions and I am fine with that.
Hi! Everyone, I am a PhD turned consultant with 2 years at big 4. I was wondering if there are openings at MBB that I can apply to? I am a molecular biologist by training and do life sciences consulting in the cell and gene therapy domain.
Career advice question. Currently AP / Principal in MBB. Have always performed strongly until a recent case crash with significant ramifications, meaning Partner promotion is probably delayed by 12-18 months. Not keen to wait so exploring options, e.g. with T-2 firms (EYP, S&).
What would be the best way to navigate the obvious question “why are you leaving MBB for us?”
For those that went to MBB from S& manager, how are the responsibilities and expectations different at MBB Vs S& at the manager level?
Have some friends obsessed with getting into MBB. Am I the only one that thinks the Goldman, MBB stress/ hours/travel demanded at these firms is a ticket to an early death.
MBB horror stories please!
Now that strategy work is going more implementation, what stops one of the mbb trying to go into fdd or valuations?
What is technology strategy like at MBB? What type of projects does one work in? Clients? Any insights into the day to day? Exit opportunities? TIA!!
Does L.E.K. Consulting have application block period like MBB does? If so, how long is it?
I hope you all are doing well.
I have an offer from a Bangalore-based IT company, say XYZ; they offered me 24 LPA all fixed. I tried to first talk to my manager in my current company, and now they have offered me a very good counter offer.
Now I have decided to get retained in my current company, so I called the XYZ company's VP, as he was in touch with me, and told him that I wouldn't be able to join. I am feeling very sorry about it. Did I do anything wrong?
I am about to join in NTT Data in Dec , I got grade 7 - Can anyone tell me roles and responsibilities of grade 7
Will NTT data provide shift allowance for UK shifts , if so how much
Am I eligible for Appraisal cycle next year
Someone please guide me how can I raise for PF transfer from my previous to present employer(HCL). HCL Technologies it’s very urgent .
I got laid off and will be removed from the firm's website soon. When a potential employer asks the question "why do you leave your current job", should I tell the truth? If I do, would they assume that I was underperforming even it is a massive layoff (like why me not my colleagues)? If I don't, the timing reveals it anyway so they may see me as dishonest. Any advice?
Hi folks, I am working with a few friends on a fintech idea. I opted to build the marketing roadmapping strategy for the soft launch/prototype phase as I want to learn about the field. Any guidance where should I start? Any guidance, books, topics will be helpful 😊
What is the most difficult thing about your job? Personally, I’m not a huge fan of presenting my work but it’s just something thats’ gotta get done
Guys, very important question. Do we need to go to office from December 1st mandatorily. As I got email from system and also from HR. But none except managers are going in our project. Kindly suggest what has to be done! Tata Consultancy
Confession - I would rather snitch on my homeboys than cheat on my girlfriend. I am LOYAL 😤
Hello! Anyone with a WeChat (6months) account that can “Help Register a Friend” please. You can send a dm or drop a comment 🙏
Hi Everyone, Can anyone please refer me for any Automation opening in Selenium with Java with Cucumber TestNG framework.
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Any auditors in here get their CFE after you already passed your CPA? Did your firm pay you more for it?
Just starting to freelance, do you think it’s essential to have the new Mac and Adobe CC? I have a retina mac book pro from 2012 which barely holds up w/o a charger and has (free) CS6 on it.
Cartier screw ring? Tacky or timeless?
Transitioning from law firm life after 6 years to corporate counsel in house position. Any good book recommendations to read before transitioning over?
Any recruiters tired of killing it for your clients - and killing yourself to support them while reporting in to failed recruiters who have been put into leadership roles? With very little talent or advice for your career other than keep going to make them look good while they work on silly process projects? Adding nothing to talent acquisition or client relations? Frustrating
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Can you just be a serial contractor till I’m 26? The age which you get kicked off your parents health insurance. This may sound stupid but is there anything wrong with working on 6 month contracts early in your career? You get a comp adjustment every 6 to 12 months, learn new skills, etc. or is this still considered “job hopping”.
Best books for learning tactical business management, strategy, and growth? Looking for more meaty than "Playing to Win" - willing to read good textbooks. Have read plenty of leadership dev books.
What stock should I give as a present?
What better movie to watch on a Sunday afternoon as you prepare for yet another week...
Top consulting firms hiring right now?
Salary range for C lvl at Accenture for 2 YOE? Currently in the interview process, is there a pay differential for federal vs commercial?
What are the most comfortable men's jeans?
What are good resources for learning how to build strategy decks. I have good ideas but am terrible at coming up with a knitted together story, and even worse at designing visuals. Please help, no clue why this is so hard for me? Are people just re-using other slide decks? I’m so confused. Thanks.
BCG 🐠 - Have been contacted by a recruiter for a Knowledge Expert role. Any info on that? The role description is very broad. How do KEs interact with consulting folks? Any info on comp?
Best/Top Consulting firms in Miami?
Can some of you share what kinds of fitness/wellness befits your firm has? I want to see how our fitness benefits compare to competitors
Is it safe to continue an interview with Deloitte while everyone else is currently laid off? How is it possible that they weren't able to hire internally for an analytics role?
Gold status on United (still new to Deloitte) and a colleague also gold has united club passes available in the app, yet I don’t. Can anyone provide clarification? something to with segments ?
I feel like the best way to conduct layoffs is send out a purposefully inaccurate email and see who replies all and asks to be removed. Done.