|
Consulting

Looking to apply for my MBA in the next couple of years. What kind of +1s did people do? I'm interested in many causes and just a little lost where to start!

like
Arrow Icon
Posting as :
works at

Led a symphonic orchestra for couple of years Became teaching assistant for Strategy at University Got me into INSEAD

like
Arrow Icon

@pwc1 - things done outside of work to help differentiate yourself

like
Arrow Icon

Sorry, what do you mean by +1's

Arrow Icon

I helped start a new practice in Europe Was a lead on just about everything Ran inclusion and diversity group Led several international team Basically lots of leadership

Arrow Icon

How was the INSEAD experience, C1? Did you get a post-mba job in the US, Europe or Asia? What country did you finish your undergrad in?

Arrow Icon

H1 I’m starting this summer in Singapore. At BCG right now, so not sure whether I will switch jobs

Arrow Icon

Related Posts

What's the coolest job you heard of out of mba?

like
Arrow Icon

What’s the return offer rate for MBA internships at MBB?

like
Arrow Icon

I have 9 yoe in program management and strategy mostly (variety of industries, domestic & int’l). PMP cert., MBA. What should I be paid in my next gig?

like
Arrow Icon

Any OxBridge alum on here? Would love to connect with you as I’m in the process of applying for the MBA program to both these schools. Thanks!

like
Arrow Icon

MBB interviewers: How often do you receive S&O candidates from FAANG applying to your firms, at the pre-MBA level?

helpful
Arrow Icon

PwC is offering me $120k for Manager level in Dallas. Non-MBA, MS in another field. I’m a very new manager, but can’t help thinking I’m being low balled. What gives? I’d move for $130, but no less.

Arrow Icon

Just started on a long term project. Is 1 year enough time to build proper relationships for mba recommendations? Would like to go back to school but not sure if I have anyone to write recs

like
Arrow Icon

Anyone complete or in the process of a JD/MBA joint program? If so, how do you plan to use the joint degree? How do schools support you in navigating your career with dual interests? I’ve gone back and forth for years on which degree I want to pursue which has led me to think “well, why not both?”

like
Arrow Icon

Just saw a LinkedIn post - A recent Darden MBA posted his resume and is asking people for a job 🙄. Thoughts on this approach?

like
Arrow Icon

Been in public accounting for about 4 years, thinking about Management Consulting. I have an MBA and 2/4 CPA exams, what are my chances of getting sponsored for a green card?

like
Arrow Icon

Certified scrum master or PMP??

like
Arrow Icon

Thinking about getting into lobbying or politics but still connected to business. Enrolled in MBA...however seems many people have an MBA. Anyone know of the MPA - think that’s a better route?

like
Arrow Icon

Best questions to ask in small group networking sessions with MBA recruiters? Interested to hear from recruiters themselves or folks who have gone through the process...

like
Arrow Icon

How should I refinance my MBA loans? I’ve got $170k in student loans at 6.2% fixed interest rate. Any idea how I can reduce my interest rate? Is it better to stay fixed or go variable?

like
Arrow Icon

Got an offer to lateral to an MBB pre-MBA. Problem is, my GMAT (760) will expire before I would qualify for firm sponsorship. So I would need to take it again. Still worth it?

like
Arrow Icon

How much should a BCG consultant with 1.5yr BCG tenure and a T-10 MBA expect in TC? Just started job hunting and getting very different responses.

likefunny
Arrow Icon

What roles should someone with 1-2yr of consulting experience and 3-4yr of total experience should aim for at Google. Also, have an MBA. No technical experience. Thinking only Strategy and Ops would apply?

like
Arrow Icon

Joined EY 6months back as a tech consultant. My feedback so far has been great. What should I do to get the company sponsor my mba? I haven’t initiated the talk yet

Arrow Icon

How would you say ad coms perceive and rank the following types pre-MBA consulting experience subject areas: A) Pure play corporate and/or business unit strategy 🎯 B) Emerging technology / innovation work (assessments, proof of concepts, etc.) 🚀 C) Large scale end to end transformation work 🔨 D) Other?

like
Arrow Icon

Anyone know Strategy& SA2 and SA3 compensations for targeted MBA?

like
Arrow Icon

Additional Posts

Capo is the best restaurant in Santa Monica.

like
Arrow Icon

what’s the career trajectory of someone who ends up at Work&Co or Huge? I’m a junior and would LOVE to work there at some point. How did you end up there??

likesmart
Arrow Icon

I took a vacation day today. Had a list of productive things I was going to do, but it’s been 4 hours into my day and all I’ve done is shave, go on this app, & watch random YouTube videos. Why am I like this?

likefunny
Arrow Icon

For MBB ladies, how do you deal with work & life balance? Do you have sufficient time for your family / boyfriend? Does it negatively impact your relationship?

like
Arrow Icon

Anyone been able to see their compensation report? I have tried and it keeps telling me I need another version of Adobe. Updated, restarted computer, and still nothing....

like
Arrow Icon

Big 4 first year audit senior salary in Philadelphia/ Princeton/parsippany?

like
Arrow Icon

Anyone pick up little gifts to bring back to your kids after travel?

like
Arrow Icon

Damn it so constipated when I travel! Anyone else?

like
Arrow Icon

As I’ve gotten older, I️ found myself sweating in a suit, particularly on travel days and my deodorant (generic old spice) isn’t working too well for me. Any recommendations of an effective brand? TY!

like
Arrow Icon

Lady fishes- How do you prevent your facial hair from showing? I have dark hair and looking for a simple solution to handle this situation. And Male fishes -yes, women have facial hair as well 🤷🏻‍♀️

like
Arrow Icon

I plan on using my first PTO since starting using the 120 hours I need to use before the end of December. I just rolled off my project and have numerous initiatives right now. I plan on putting 4 hours PTO per day and the other four towards my initiative work on days I have to work. Anyone else have a similar situation or PTO tips for all of us that are not as familiar with useful tricks?

funny
Arrow Icon

Big 4 advisory rankings: Deloitte, PwC, EY, KPMG

like
Arrow Icon

Thinking of applying to MBB, 6-months post-undergrad at a tier2 strategy firm. Chances of getting an interview based on this? Or need to wait at least 1 year?

like
Arrow Icon

Anyone suffering from major PTSD after a tough experience at their job? I work on a team with horrible managers and despite gradual improvements, I wake up to nightmares or get anxiety during the day.

likeuplifting
Arrow Icon

How will the new executive order affect H1B holders at our companies? Anyone have input on what their companies are doing?

like
Arrow Icon

Early 30’s female, attractive face & curvy (fit) body - but I don’t typically attract any attention from men in their 30’s or above. Young men, 23 & above are really into me & always approach me. Men, any idea why?

likefunny
Arrow Icon

My two front teeth are grinded down and a bit in even because I grind my teeth in my sleep. Dentist is pushing for me to get porcelain veneers on the two to replace them. Thoughts?

like
Arrow Icon

Are you able to study on weekdays after work? I get so exhausted after work that I struggle to be productive after

like
Arrow Icon

Hey guys, I just needed to vent I’m feeling very sad because I’ve told several close friends I’ve been dealing with depression again and responses have been luke warm and like they don’t care. (Contd)

like
Arrow Icon

This is a season to test our faith for sure. The pandemic is out of our control which is why everyone is worried. Remember God does not give us a spirit of fear, but of peace, love, and sound mind!

like
Arrow Icon

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what’s it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

Please enter a valid number