Hoping to get some thoughts on career path? I left an agency about 1.5 years ago (content manager and prev social) to go in house (copywriter). Long story short, agency wants to offer me a senior director role. However, this isn't client facing and would be marketing for the agency itself. I left to focus on writing. I love the company where I'm at now. The agency is small compared to my current company, but the title could be helpful later. Thoughts?
Received an offer from Deloitte in NYC as a Advisory Tech Assurance Senior Consultant. They are offering 100k base plus 10k signing bonus. Is this on par with what most are offered for this location and position?
Is McKinsey still hiring? I saw a lot of open positions a couple days back and applied right away? What's the recruiting process like? TIA
Hi everyone, does anyone have any advice for someone who has been in the agency project management /production space for a couple years now but may be looking to transition into a more in-house brand management / client side role? (I think it’s time for me to be the boss now! Tired of the agency burn out)
I’m looking into an M role at Accenture Strategy in their Supply Chain space. Can anyone speak to that practice and expected salary band? Any and all insights appreciated. Thanks.
As someone who enjoyed being in a trading role prior to consulting, would you move back? Not sure what the comp would be for a muni bond trader, or if the position is becoming outdated, but trading always excited me.
Can anyone provide a referral for QA or Functional and Automation tester(3 years of experience). I have been applying at multiple places from past few months but have yet not heard anything back. Please provide your email id in the comments so that i can email my resume. Thankyou.
How would you compare a Client Partner role to a regular Partner role? It seems there is a lot of overlap, but I typically only see CP at smaller companies that aren’t true partnerships.
Deloitte is hiring for multiple roles. Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org if anyone is interested in referral at Deloitte.
Hi Fishes! I am looking for someone at Bain & Company who could guide me for the 'BCN Associate - Incubation & Flex CoE' role and also refer me for the same. Please DM me or post a comment. Thanks and Regards!
CEO from a good start-up messages me on LI saying I come highly recommended for a role they're headhunting and wants to jump on a call. I'm happy with where I am at but want to keep the relationship warm. How should I proceed? Do I accept the call, or straight up say "no thank you not for me"?
I’m documenting updates my manager provides every week in my PIP document and at the end of the month he says his feedback isn’t captured accurately. What’s the best way to deal with this? Don’t want to get fired and think I’m doing much better than other people in my role
I have an interview for a Senior FPA role coming up. Should I be wearing a tie, or is a button up okay?
Any advice for someone looking to transition into a full HR Generalist role from Recruiting. I’m currently a Campus Recruiter with about 5 years of HR experience (Coordinator- Higher Ed). I received my PHR certification in September 2020 and sitting for my SHRM-CP in two weeks. I’m having a hard time transitioning into a full Generalist position.
Hello, to the Fishbowl Community! Been a financial analyst at a big bank for about 8 months now. Currently in a middle market position analyzing companies and underwriting credit memos, etc. that kind of work. Career trajectory looks like FA>Credit analyst>Portfolio Manager/relationship manager, then senior leadership. Looking to move from commercial banking side of things and explore a role in Investment banking in a couple years. Anyone in here done something similar? Is it feasible? Tips?
Just finished a phone screening for a product designer role at a well known agency. The call only last 20 minutes and I feel as if I wasn’t able to portray myself as a strong candidate. Any advice for the future?
I have a really unique opportunity to go in-house with a large company, but I have questions about the motivations and management capabilities of my would be direct supervisor. In other words, I am concerned that my direct supervisor may be a “bad boss.” I am still highly considering the role as this is a position that I know I can excel in and one that I will likely never have the opportunity for again. Should I: 1) take the job; or 2) run for the hills?
College student here. I was curious as to McK’s undergrad hiring process. I see that it seems they want you to indicate a preference for a specific practice area (such as Ops or Corp Fin),...(cont.)
How is PwC compared to the rest of the B4? W/L Balance? Exit opportunities? Advancement opportunities?
Has anyone jumped from Big 4 Advisory to Tier 1 Consulting firms (e.g. MBB). Was the jump at the same, higher or lower level?
How has the Delta variant and other possible variants impacted your firm’s/client’s plans for working in offices? During my meetings this morning it felt like a lot of leaders and the legal team were leaning towards hybrid without the requirement for any days in the office. If the company doesn’t require employees to be vaccinated and someone later passes COVID to a vulnerable family member they could potentially sue, create bad press, etc. I’m surprised common sense took so long….
For my auditors, how has remote auditing during the pandemic change your perspective on client-site auditing? What have been some pros/ cons?
Can someone provide feedback on this offer? Analyst role, fed govt contract analyst. Currently <2yoe in audit. Role is max 40 hours a week. Pay will be 80-90k. I like the hours and deviation from accounting, worried about what a government role might do to my career projections. Thanks!
Recent MBA Admits - Anyone kinda intimidated by the fact that they have to rebuild their social circle completely within MBA? How hard is it gonna be?
Indian H1B folks - I had my H1B renewal in May 21. I want to travel to India, what’s the best way to get the visa stamped for return? Can I get the visa stamped in Canada? Or book an appointment with Mumbai consulate right now? Any specific documents required and tips for getting appointments? TIA 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
At what level is it ideal to move into industry from a salary and worklife balance standpoint? Currently a senior consultant and thinking about jumping to finance
Do you think agencies are hiring a larger percentage of freelancers to bypass their promises of improved parental leave, which are only available to full-time staff?
Has anyone been fired in their first year in PA? What did you do afterwards to be successful?
PwC fish, is the firm still offering the Delta challenge? Need a quick way to qualify for some basic status.
Moms - What is this Swaddling business? When can I get rid of it? My 6 week old is a light sleeper and often wakes up by the time I finish swaddling. Ped said you don't have to swaddle if your baby is fine, but baby wakes up without one..
Has anyone sued or been part of a lawsuit regarding gender discrimination? I’d like some advice and would be relieved and appreciative if anyone is open to talk about it via direct messaging.
Hello guys I will be joining PWC india kolkata location. Can anyone please let me what all welcome gift they send apart from laptop? I have seen few posts where new joinee from PWC sdc getting lots of useful electronic items as welcome gifts. Is this same for PWC india guy? 😊
Where do you ladies buy everyday clothing? Early to mid 20s. Where do you get cute but quality clothes made with natural materials? Every time I go clothes shopping I look at the material tag and get so frustrated because mostly are synthetic then natural materials are like wayy to expensive like 500 for a winter sweater, 300 for a cotton dress.. I refused to shop at fast fashion brands like Zara and HM. Sandro and Maje are okay but still mostly synthetic materials. any other brands? Helpppp.
Have any of you been rejected after getting picked in the H1B lottery (and after being on RFE status) ? I just got a notification saying my H1B petition has been denied.
My teammate and I don’t seem to be a good fit. I’m trying my best to bring a lot to the table, always “yes &”, they just aren’t open to collaborate conceptually. Started w the “tough crap, make it work” mindset, but it’s fading. Some mentors and friends in the industry suggest I ask for a new partner. Is that something that’s feasible for a junior to ask? If so, how do I even go about doing that? Our agency currently has established teams, there isn’t much mixing and matching going on.
Desi Fishes - Sulekha and other sites haven’t worked out so far. Trying my luck here. Looking for a long term Nanny in North Jersey Area. Anyone has any contacts/leads?
Conflicted on choosing recommenders. Am in FDD so it’s not like I have a constant direct supervisor…(work with a different team on a deal by deal basis) due to covid drop in the market I was pivoted to another service line for 6 months (eg working capital, restructuring, commercial diligence, etc) and am thinking of getting a supervisor from this since it was longer term than the typical deal (2-3 weeks). Does anyone have advice on this?
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