Anyone has experiences to share on exec MBA at 37-38 years old..as a SM not sure if there is significant career upside in the short run..thoughts?
I am looking for some advice or opinions to apply for consulting jobs right now. I currently work at a mid-sized/regional firm, but plan move to a different city later this year. I have ~4 yr xp working on system implementations, IT policies/controls, and BPO, but my undergrad GPA wasn't the best (I did become a CPA and CISA though). Should I try to apply to big 3/big 4? Stay mid-sized? Get an MBA or Masters? Move and pray? Thanks in advanced for any comments!
If I want to jump to strat consulting, Corp strat, or top MBA from tech consulting, does a strategy rotation program sound like a good idea or is it a step backward? Currently senior analyst (cont)
What should be the next certification that I should get? I have the CFE. I’m targeting the CFCS and the ACAMS as the next ones that I should get. Any thoughts on which one I should get 1st? Pros/Cons
Is there any institute providing blockchain certification? Have done course from Udemy but thinking for the certification…. Guys please let me know
Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
Anyone get the CIPP/M cert? Worth it?
Recs on a quick financial modeling certification? I’m looking at the CFI FMVA cert but they claim it will take 6 months. The limiting factor for me right now as far as getting a new job seems to be modeling experience so I’d like to credentialize myself a bit
Thinking of taking the cpa exam. Been out of school for over 5 years .. not feeling super confident. Any cpas here who could give any advice?
Anyone attended Columbia or Tuck for their MBA? Would love to know more about their experience/externships availabilities/chances of switching industries after
Good penetration tester but have a biz background (undergrad & masters). Want to transition to mgmt consulting. Possible at all or is a career transition or MBA required? Don’t hate my work just ?ing
Does the CMA have any value add or nah?
if u have a low undergrad gpa, would take a post bac course somewhere improve ur odds to get into a top 10 mba?
What’s the point of grades in an MBA
Is there a good data certification that’s respected in the market? Data management/governance and the likes?
Don’t MBA programs most want the people who don’t need/want to go to business school (Private equity associates already making tons, successful startup founders, etc)? Seems like they don’t really want anyone who actually needs business school for their career.
Just found out I got into NYU (full time MBA). I applied pretty early and I interviewed on Oct 30. Heads up for other people applying - they didn’t call me, just got an email saying my application status was updated. Good luck everyone!
If you went to business school, would you count that in your YOE? For example, if you have 4 years experience pre MBA, 2 years in business school and then 3 years post MBA, would your YOE be 9 or 7?
What is the salary range for a PwC Workday Financials Consultant - Financial Services at senior associate level? I have 4 YOE and a CPA. Looking at Raleigh NC.
What kind of hours are you putting in on your current project? What's the industry? (E.g. Tech, in at 7:30AM, leave at 7PM, back online at 10PM)
What’s latest market salary range for Senior PM/PgM in digital consulting companies based in Chicago companies like Adobe etc ?
Those who have switched firms recently: what signing bonus did you negotiate? And for what staff level?
Has anyone received/know of a HireVue request from Accenture (Federal) with the title "Introduce Yourself" under the Job Title portion? Nearly a month ago I applied to a role (with a referral) and around six months ago I had applied to another role, which is why I was curious on which role this would be in reference to. I'm also just wondering if this is a "serious" screening interview or something HR uses to keep on file (just so I can prepare accordingly). Thanks!
1) What’s a globally-recognized certification/designation that you would recommend to someone with a non-traditional finance background? Would like to level-up my career 2) can anyone comment on the CFP?
Worked hard, won business and asked for a raise - got 10%. Now closer to median salary for my YOE. But it’s not in effect until my first year anniversary which is 2-3 months away. Should I accept the raise or negotiate?
Thoughts on switching to a mid-tier or local firm? Currently, work for a big 4 and feel I’m getting screwed over on manager promotion.
We just started using the Classroom Assessment Scoring System in our programs to measure quality of interactions and lesson plans. I think it's been one of the most meaningful tools for providing feedback to teachers.
Who wants to work in Risk Advisory in ATL, Bham, or Nashville at a firm where you can be your authentic self, and actually have a work/life balance? DHG is looking for good people. Growing 25-35%/yr
Does anyone know if the US embassy in Dubai is fully operational? I am planning to go for a new L1A visa during the first week of April. TIA!
Why do some interviewees still ask if they can switch practice groups if they don’t like the first one they’re assigned? I thought unis already advised against this? I mean technically you can, but I’m less than thrilled when someone is already debating the possibility of jumping ship before even getting started
What does your firm allow you to count towards non-billable hours other than standard business development?
Anyone who managed to make some cash during an MBA by tutoring - how did you advertise your services
With the increase in PMO projects and long term transformation projects, decline in strategy work, limited consulting talent, and lower salary on par with banking: is consulting dead/fading out/no longer the most sought after industry?
Client meeting on Friday afternoon 😞
How difficult is it to move from McKinsey to Bain/BCG in the same region? Just a little worried about the story I should tell. My actual reasons are/would be comp + radical shift in office culture. I’m a solid performer (1+6, with T+ and T ratings so far). For reference, my Mck office has grown 3x since I joined, while Bain/BCG are still small in the region and trying to grow.
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