What percentage of total outstanding shares is typical for Senior Manager/Director level hires at a startup that is last stage Series E/F? Valuation of the companies are $2-4b. No MBA
Applying to MBA for fall 2023 intake. 3.65 GPA from T-20 (econ major). My GRE is 328 (169 V, 159 Q). Quant was 70th %ile so aiming to supplement. Have As/Bs for math/econ courses and an A in Corp Fin from JHU. Not looking to retake GRE — any recs on how to supplement the low quant? How are MBAMath or HBS CORe for admission? Thanks!
Chicago Exp hire in DC: 145k base for SC without MBA; Master from non target school. 5 yrs in consulting? Average?
Working in Europe temporarily. Have an option to do Executive MBA, it’s around 70-90k Euros for an year. Another option I have is doing part time PhD in Management. It’s around 35-40k Euros for 4 years. Any thoughts on which one would be more useful? Currently work in a T2 in their digital practice. Had plans of shifting to MBB 3-4 years back but lost interest after
Better to be a big fish in a small pond or a little fish in a big pond for MBA apps (I.e. superstar at B4 or mediocre/below average at MBB; metaphorically speaking ofc, ik the B4 is technically bigger in terms of size but you understand the point in terms of competitiveness)?
Prepping for AWS Cloud Practitioner cert. Any suggested on sample test questions that best represent the exam?
Best certification program for blockchain ?
I have a doctors note for diagnosis with depression and anxiety. Can I get extra time on my CPA exam?
Anyone ever negotiate MBA internship offers (non-consulting)? Curious if big tech firms would be open to this.
Where does ESADE and IE business school rank with respect to other top European mba schools such as LBS, INSEAD, IESE, HEC, Oxford, Cambridge?
Has anyone taken the CISA while on lockdown and can speak to the virtual testing experience?
How do folks manage childcare? Me and my partner work both work in MBA level roles. Based on the conversations I am having with her Nanny / day care centers, I am being quoted 3-4K in expenses per child per month. Is this a reasonable number or should I be looking at alternate options. We can stretch and afford it, but my question is how does an average American raise families?
Thoughts on an MBA during recession? Toying with idea of attending grad school to wait out this recession. Stupid or smart? Would take out loans. Any advice from those who got their MBA in 07/08?
Why do MBA hires make so much for only 2 additional years of courses? Even when looking at the classes, it doesn't seem like anything crazy you couldnt learn from some other avenue?
Hello fishes, can you suggest some good certification courses in product management? I have been a startup founder and have lots of practical experience in product management. Looking for a certification to back it up.
Thoughts on CCSP cert (ISC2) value to maturing cybersecurity brand for career vs CSP vendor certs (e.g., MCSE Azure Sec, AWS CCP/CSA, GCP CSE)?
Are there some things or types of work you all did at your firm that might help with MBA admissions? Beyond the actual “work”? Thanks!
Hey Fishes, I recently got enrolled in the Deloitte Cloud Institute cohort for AWS Data Analytics. I'm planning on pursuing azure data analytics certification along with it. Will this help me get a data scientist profile! If notz can anyone help me on what should the ideal pathway for me should be? I have around 6yrs exp in testing/automation domain. TIA
If you get a full time offer from the firm where you interned during your summer after your first year of MBA, will the offer pay for your second year of tuition?
Someone could talk about STEAM? activities and how to use this kind of learning in the classroom.
Gave my 2 weeks on Friday and project leadership asked me to write the proposal for our 2018 extension. First off- why? Im literally the worst person to do that at this point; Secondly- SO UNMOTIVATED
Analysts who left in their 1st year either (voluntarily or laid off) where did you end up and how long did it take you? Consulting isn't for me and I'm obviously only eligible for entry level roles
Should I stop depositing into my 401k?
Interviewing for Accenture and concerned about the background check. I have a few drinking tickets from silly mistakes made in college. How strict is Accenture regarding misdemeanors? Is this an automatic disqualification from consideration? My criminal history is not related to the job responsibilities.
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Does anyone know anything about the real estate advisory practices within the big 4? Which are the best firms for it, cities, ect.
Anyone can share insights on what is the average salary raise and bonus at Grant Thornton and Moody's investors service? Also, what should be the salary expectation range for a 6+ YOE, MBA, CFA ,FRM for New York Location in the financial services industry?
Has anyone here dealt with adult ADHD? I have a few coping mechanisms that allow me to be high functioning but def deal with insecurities seeing my peerset so on the ball. Curious if any of us have dealt with mental health issues.
Hi all, as a Talent Acquisition Partner that is looking to start expending my Professional￼ education, would you recommend pursuing SHRM-CP certification?
Thinking about opening up a Roth IRA with Vanguard and keeping hearing about VTSAX. Does anyone know why it’s so popular? For reference I’m thinking long term with my investments and want something relatively safe and will have predictable consistent gains YoY. Does VTSAX fit the bill?
Curious question: Selected in this year lottery but for “h1b change of status cap subject FY2021”. I was planning to change company if h1b is approved this year(oct 1). Does this email subject line above means that I have to wait until next year October(2021) in order for my h1b to be officially approve and to change company? 😰
How are those people experienceing hoemelessness being impacted by COVID-19? Has anyone seen any data?
How do people feel about federalizing education. This would put teachers on the GS pay scale where federal employees with a bachelor's degree would all have a minimum salary and federal benefits.
Fired without severance...haven’t signed anything yet. Is severance something that can be negotiated with HR? I have a call with them on Monday to discuss.
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