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?
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!
MBB interviewers: How often do you receive S&O candidates from FAANG applying to your firms, at the pre-MBA level?
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.
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
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?”
Just saw a LinkedIn post - A recent Darden MBA posted his resume and is asking people for a job 🙄. Thoughts on this approach?
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?
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?
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...
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?
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?
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.
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?
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
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?
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??
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?
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?
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....
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!
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 🤷🏻♀️
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?
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?
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.
How will the new executive order affect H1B holders at our companies? Anyone have input on what their companies are doing?
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?
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?
Are you able to study on weekdays after work? I get so exhausted after work that I struggle to be productive after
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)
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!
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