I've known for months the CEO is selling the company. My boss, the COO will finally find out next week because he has to sign the transaction documents. Wondering if I should practice my surprised face, or fess up I've known for months and didn't tell him? Help me decide.
The recent most billable hours post, inspired me. What is your longest billable day? Mine was 56 hours straight with no break—and the partner was more than a jerk when I was saying no more at the 30 hour point. That was two 24 hour billable days back to back on my time sheet and on the bill, a 360 hour month, and 650 aggregated for two months. And it is one reason (of so many reasons) why this job can suck so much! At least I got a good bonus...
I got interviewed by DI last week. For past 3 days I have been reaching out to them to hear a "Yes" or a "NO" but no response yet.
The guy with whom I was in touch was an Intern and now even my mail to him is getting bounced.
There are couple of folks in the CC to whom I tried reaching out but no success.
Is this act of unprofessional behaviour common in DI ?
Where do we even begin 😅
Alvarez & Marsal Anyone aware if Alvarez & Marsal sponsors tier 2 general visa in the UK?
Thanks for starting this bowl
Best places to find technology cases? Ex: m&a integration of 2 existing systems, data strategy, & ERP etc...
R.I.P. Takeoff, such a shame to lose a great artist to senseless gun violence. So young too…
Biggest ad industry bullies on Twitter? Go!
Currently at a top restructuring / turnaround firm in the Middle East, though in their strategy consulting arm, which would be Tier 2/3 - looking to see if a move to their restructuring side would be a better option for me
Anyone currently in restructuring / who moved from strategy to restructuring who I can speak with ?
Regarding questions concerning type of work, work life balance, compensation, b-school options, exit opportunities
Any leads would be appreciated, thanks !!
serious question - why is trump alleging fraud? I don't quite understand what he's claiming. Fake ballots? not allowing R to see?
Looking for flatmate in a fully furnished 3BHK (with TV, fridge, AC, RO, Microwave, bed, cupboard, sofa etc) in a prime location of Kalyani Nagar.
Society Name: Fortaleza (one of the biggest societies of Kalyani Nagar with all modern amenities)
Time to reach office: 20-25 mins
Possession: 1st August (negotiating for July)
Brokerage applicable. Only for Pune folks.
Looking to close the deal ASAP. DM for details.
When looking for a new job, are you going to job boards like Indeed or Glassdoor? Or are you finding a company that looks promising and looking to see if they are hiring?
Funny how conservatives complain that big tech censors their thoughts, while the same people have been censoring the votes of minorities in this country for decades.
Hey guys. Very curious. What agencies, in your opinion, manages their own personal social channels well?
I am only 24 and am so over having to stay past 8:30 or 9pm (x2 a week until 10pm) every night with no end in sight. How do you have a life? Why do people stay in this industry?
Additional Posts in All Things MBB
What kind of work does MBB actually do? I’m pretty sure there is boring work happening everywhere, but essentially, are your coolest projects cooler than the coolest projects happening at Big Four, Accenture, etc.?
Hi 🐠! I have a consultingcase101 membership which I will no longer be using (yay!) Anyone interested? I would be happy that someone else can find it useful, and happy to give it at a symbolic cost. DM me if interested!
McK folks, do you know if experienced hire recruiting is going on right now for US offices ? I applied about a month and a half ago and my referral was submitted a couple weeks ago
Anyone from BCG specifically at the Boston, Dallas, or Bay Area offices willing to chat about the culture and industries tied to those offices? I was told those offices get a lot of the healthcare projects. I would love to chat with someone from one of those cities.
How many rounds are typical for BCG experienced hire? Just finished up my 3rd 30 min session today 😀
Thoughts my fellow German autos?
McKinsey = Mercedes-Benz (refined, stately, "the best or nothing")
BCG = Audi (techy, innovative, modern)
Bain = BMW (youthful, sporty, loud)
Any ex-Kearney folks who left for Boston Consulting Group think it was worth it? Debating making the jump to sr associate, but unsure if I’ll regret it. What are the pros & cons?
Concerns include: rebuilding network, getting counselled out, less flexibility to explore new geographies, longer hours (ie 75+ hr/week most of the time vs 60-65 at Kearney)...
Bain & Company Does bain send out rejection if you don’t make it past resume screening? Applied a few weeks ago as an Eh wondering if there’s still a chance Bain & Company
what is new BA salary at McK?
With client confidentiality... how do conversations with spouses go? How do the MBB firms think about spouses knowing about the work and the clients as I know even client list are considered secret?
What’s the PTO like at MBB? Ease in taking it? Any options to buy additional PTO? Switching firms means starting at zero, so what do folks do with upcoming travel plans?
Any tips on transitioning a networking call into a referral? Even if it’s going well, and good questions are asked, it’s tricky to turn a call into actually asking for referral. Any good approaches?
looking to apply to a northeast mckinsey office. anyone know who the head of northeast recruiting is? went to school in another region and have since relocated. had some specific questions related to office/region and could not find anything online
Have upcoming interviews with McKinsey and BCG. Would anyone one from Bain (manager or above) be willing to connect for a quick phone call?
As a strat consultant thinking form first principles has changed my perspective on so many personal and professional issue. I've become much calmer and can push through the bs to get to the main issue
I was wondering how interested would folks be about first principles or Strat consulting style problem solving?
I was thinking of making a free course or low cost course (10 bucks) for students and professionals- what do you think? Would people be interested or find this helpful?
Why do so many of you seem to think you need a referral to get an interview at MBB? I’ve interviewed ~200 candidates and fewer than 10% had a referral.
Bain & Company Bain & Company peeps, question: what's the split of undergrad vs experienced hire ACs/SACs? And how fast can progression be for experienced hires?
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