What is a reasonable pay band for a senior in Big 4 strategy (non-S&, Monitor, Parthenon) without an MBA in the NYC or similar metro?
After nearly 20 years in the military serving in T&E and HR roles, I’m considering moving on and have been conducting lots of research into consulting. BS, MA, and SPHR cert - no MBA. I’m looking for suggestions or advise about transitioning. DC Metro area is likely landing spot.
Would doing a Graduate Certificate + CSCP certification be a good substitute for doing a full MS or MBA (without having to take GRE/GMAT)?
Going into second year as SC in FDD, is it too late to switch to IB that I should consider MBA since I’m starting to get into grey area between analyst / associate? Or will I just have to take my medicine and take a step down to analyst (which I’m fine with if needed)
I’m looking for a new opportunity and I’m open to either wealth management, financial planning, hedge funds, private equity, asset management, or trading. I’m more of a hunter/closer not a gatherer. I manage $100 Million in assets, but my book is mostly NOT portable. I’m a CFP, ChFC, hold the Series 7, 65, and Life insurance licenses. I have 12 years experience in wealth management and I’m finishing up my MBA soon with a concentration in Mergers & Acquisitions. 3.6 GPA from top 50 university.
Anyone jump after one year post-MBA? Job definitely not shaping up the way I expected, and family not handling it the way we thought we would either.
Hello all, I'm working on developing a new customer journey for Wholesale business customers at my company. We currently have b2b offers but nothing specifically for wholesalers. Wondering how other companies qualify a wholesaler vs a regular business, aside from a resale cert? Appreciate any tips/advice. Thanks!
My friend has following offers from three companies after MBA (two offcampus and one from campus)
1. Finance Effectiveness/ EPM role at one of the Big 4
2. Deal Advisory role at one of the Big 4
3. Organization strategy role from one of the top consulting companies (not Big 4)
Which role offers the best exit options? All the offers from US support teams of the companies.
OS role offers better than the other two (only slightly), but I am interested in a good profile
Thoughts on PHR/SPHR/SHRM-CP certs? I have approximately 9 years of HR exp and my bachelors and MBA. Been debating on whether or not I need to fulfill my urge to get a certification. Wanted to get some thoughts around whether you have a similar background and opted to or opted to not get their certification? Thanks!
McKinsey internal offer. Am level before partner at small boutique firm. Work in tiny but hot area (non-strategy). No desire to make partner as I don’t enjoy selling. Fewer YOE than most at my level. Exp mostly at small companies except for a B4/ACN. No MBA, masters from an Ivy but a less competitive program. Offer is similar to other industry offers in the past but haven’t looked recently. Current TC is on the high end in consulting but have had similar offers.
TC ~$290k (current) vs ~$160 McK
Serving notice period, and seeking for more job opportunities, skill Business analysis, 8 YOE, BE+MBA, less than 3 months NP left.
Please comment in case of any opportunities in your org.
Any domain except BFSI
At a ~350M series a/b fund rn, how hard is it to move upstream to a bain cap /t1 firm after a couple yoe?
Research indicates little lateral movement mostly ib / mba & mbb
I have a 5K learning/ conference budget to use by end of year!!! I know I know, I left it too late! Any recommendations? I can only use it on one thing and if I can’t find anything I think it’ll be the design sprint workshop ($500) please help! I’d love some certification program or something related to inclusive design or mixed method research
Dear IT whales!
My wife is working as a Quality Analyst (automation testing), has knowledge in Selenium. Just started her career, wants to understand which certification/course will add value to her career.
Also, whether there’s a good scope for jobs in abroad
Part-time MBA goers: How did you start your school search/test prep process/scholarship search?
Do you think getting an MBA significantly helps if you want to transition to PM (product management) from tech consulting? Trying to weight the costs and benefits, especially since they're so expensive and know it can be done without one
Does EY hire professionals from sustainability development program? Law and policy or climate change program. MA or MBA ?
Im taking the sales cloud cert next week. Where can i find mock exams that come close to the actual exam?
I have focus on force mocks, they are really not current. Too easy and the exam is a lil more difficult than that. Took it once and failed. Tia!
Can someone help me with the certification dumps for AWS solutions Architect certification
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Hello ladies ! I am thinking of moving from my marketing role and transitioning to an onboarding specialist role. This role would give me the opportunity to become a customer success manager.
I truly enjoy working with customers and trying to solve issues and show them how to properly market the product etc.
I am now having second thoughts because I feel like I could be wasting my education/ experience in marketing.
I enjoy seeing people succeed and coaching them to get there. Thoughts?
What is a good revenue target for a partner at MBB? Disclaimer: Having worked at the firm, I know folks at M say $ don’t matter that much - I’m looking for a directional answer. In terms of business - what does good look like?
Donald Trump’s popularity with members of the military is at an all-time low, according to the findings of a Military Times poll released Monday.
He knows more than the Generals, so this must be fake news.
Could anyone get me a referral to Microsoft? I’be got program/projects management experience from my current role, but looking to career pivot into tech. Thank you!
26 male and unmarried . Is it too early to think about marriage? What do u guys think? Specially the females? Please comment down ur views!
I have tried to like American icecream for 7-8 yrs but i still can't stand it. Our Indian icecream beats it each time. Any reco on American icecream. After indian my preference is italian and Japanes
I’m from Mexico City and I recently moved to NYC. I’m currently looking for a job but I’m also looking forward to receive some advice from somebody in terms of salary, environment, etc. Help!
I just got a memo from corporate that indicates our company is being targeted by scammers who are tricking our employees into buying them gift cards. The memo also includes clues to watch for when contact from a Senior seems suspicious. Is this typical?
When do you workout?
USI Producer Job, how is it? Currently an Account Manager and looking at this opportunity. Also, really any advice from service to a sales transition is much appreciated!
Anyone from Slack here? Want to know what the interview process is like for design or product roles!
A recruiter for a company that I was excited to work for has ghosted on me (it’s been a week since they have given me updates). I’ve been told that things are delayed bc several key folks are on vacation atm.
How should I approach this situation? Several other companies I’m interviewing with is reaching final rounds, but tbh I’m not as interested in those roles. Plus I’m getting antsy being unemployed for several weeks since I was laid off.
How do you transition from big 4 consulting to big law? My clients are all funds, and I do international tax consulting. I have used my connections to refer me into probably 10 big law firms and it’s not working. One most recently came back and said they aren’t interested bc I have no law firm experience. How am I supposed to get it though? I can’t go to lower ranked firms bc my clients are all “big.” … any suggestions appreciated!
I asked my manager this morning that I wanted to change teams. Moving from sales to recruitment. I just started 2 months ago but I realized sales is not for me. My manager suggested that he’ll discuss this internally. However, I noticed they just posted for another role for sales right after my discussion with my manager. Can I be let go from company over this? Especially if the recruiting team decides not to have me on their team.
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I have been noticing I'm always on the defensive by default when I talk to someone new - this could be anyone from a new neighbor, to a new co-worker, to a agent at Comcast 🤦🏻♀️ I used to be cheery and now I just have a "get to the point, no bullshit answer" and I realize I probably sound rude. What's wrong with me?
Any ladies with moderate to severe acne tried IPL, Fraxel, or Pixel? How much did it cost? How long did it take your skin to heal? What was your result after one treatment?
Have you ever used a male massage therapist? How was the experience? Trying to book a session and only a male therapist is available but I haven’t used one before.
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For the ladies who slept with their long time SO after the first few dates...how did you allow the sex to not get in the way of building a relationship and all that?
Hi ladies, just in need of some encouragement or inspirational stories about pivoting to a new career. I’m at a large established brand name firm doing boring stuff& just got a strong offer (2x my last year TC+promoted title) to do real estate. Very surprised as the firm is relatively under the radar but intrigued to see many partners in RE there are women! Still, nervous about leaving a big recognizable place and about an absolutely different career path—would love to hear your thoughts!
How do you feel about dating apps? I’ve never used one before but I’ve been thinking about it for the past few months.
Hi ladies! I’m starting to get bad forehead wrinkles and need recommendations for products to prevent them from getting worse! Plz help! Btw 25 yo for reference.
Does Lo&Sons have friend referrals for discounts? If so, anyone want to send me a link to a discount code?
Anyone has bought a dermaflash or something similar. I didnt realize how much face hair I have until now. Wondering if I should just go to a professional for dermaplaning or do it myself.
I woke up this morning to a very disgusting LinkedIn message and not sure what to do. A year ago, a man I don’t know pretty much asked me for nudes and I told him no and was disgusted with him. Cont
Moved to a larger team and my new boss keeps cutting off my suggestions at the knees in front of people and it's super embarrassing and demoralizing. She's used to supervising more junior staff and I'm not used to having this layer of oversight because I used to report directly to the partner. Ex- I suggest a strategy. She says no bc: budget could blow up. But, my strategy assumes it's in budget otherwise I wouldn't have suggested it.
Ideas on how to manage upward or take it better?
My husband finally stood up and planned a trip for us. We were both very excited about it and I gave the team the notice three months ago. However just a month before the trip, the client changed the deliverable timeline and I was asked politely to move my trip and was told maybe the team could reimburse my change fee. But all the dates on the booking site that would work with the team timeline were sold out so I ended up having to cancel the trip and the site only gives credit instead of refund
Wasn't sure if this was a legit problem but it keeps nagging me time from time. I am the only female in a team with 4-5 males. Athough they are all very nice and try to be inclusive, I feel+
Looking for advice as I’ve never experienced this before though ik it’s somewhat common. Have gone on several dates w a guy and so far am really liking him. Slept over for the first time, things started toward more than just making out and I noticed he was soft. He stopped and said “I think we should talk about something first, I have some performance anxiety when I’m with someone new, especially if I’m really into them.” I said that’s fine, we can take it slow, asked him if it’s been an (cont)
If you and your SO work at the same company do you keep it low-key or you let people know if they ask? Just curious how others are like when it comes to scenarios like this
I just found out the guy I’ve been seeing pretty intensely for the past few months is seeing other people - we never had that conversation but I just kinda assumed we were exclusive based on how intense everything was. Kinda hurting!!! Do I cut it off or keep it going casually? He moves soon also, so always knew it wasn’t gonna work long term. Not sure what to do in the meantime
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