Do we always need referrals to get interviews? Or just apply as many as we can and wait.
Advice for someone applying to MBB as an *early career* experienced hire with a recruiter interview lined up? Any nuggets of wisdom would be incredibly appreciated!
For those who are tech consultants, do you normally wear blazers, slacks, and dress shoes on client site or do you go more casual
International transfer - anyone with experience transferring onto an overseas project within your firm and/or via an external hire? What recommendations do you have for someone trying to work abroad?
Fish friends, I seek your wealth of knowledge. Useful tips to prepare for an upcoming OW & BCG interview? Books, websites, methods, schedules, anything is valued! Much love, y’all
Advisor looking for advise. Sat with a client who is POA for her mother’s estate. Mom is in her 90s. Client was concerned of the potential sell off on the horizon and wants to reallocate moms funds
Planning on interviewing with other Big4s soon. I’m a M2 in core tax compliance, NYC, making $138k currently. Making the move mainly for the salary raise. What would be the reasonable/satisfying salary I should be expecting to accept the offer? Thanks!
Trouble networking virtually; I started recently, 3 months ago. I am not sure how projects/internal moves work but I was wondering if anyone has advice on networking virtually? I am finding it tricky because I don't know anyone apart from my team & I can't view Talent Marketplace because I am on a billable project, not sure how long it will go. I enjoy my work and not looking to move just yet, I wanted to see what else is out there and looking for opportunities to network with more people.
When does Big 4 usually do background checks? I’m expecting an offer before the holidays and I interviewed a while ago, but was let go from my current place in the process.
For those of you who have previously bought a practice, what are some key factors you want to look into when analyzing and conducting due diligence? Specifically for client retention.
Accenture CN peeps, my manager has not been able to staff me to a project for 2 weeks now after my release from one of the projects where the role as as good as content manager’s. I had voluntarily asked for my roll off as the role was just to upload come content on various platforms. They tried allocating me to some internal project but I asked them to staff me on a client facing project. I want to know what is the impact of all this on your performance or relationship with manager etc.?
Desi ppl , struggling a bit with verbal communication since I moved to US. Sometimes can’t find words during client meeting so do a lot of ‘aaa’s , ‘Kind of’s and ‘sort of’. How can I improve it? I do watch English series a lot and read books but looking for other ideas that may have helped you all . Are there are classes which helps with fluency ?
Anyone have any insight on Data Insights & Automation role at Uber? I had applied for S&O, recruiter contacted me saying I look like a better fit for this role. There’s not much info but seems like a heavy support role. I’m a data scientist (consulting track, so client facing) for context
Trying to pivot into a PM role and as a pre-interview stage I am being given a UX task to provide an actionable insight to their sign up journey. What could they be looking for specially - I want to be able to stand out from other applicants
Hello has anyone interviewed for Linkedin BizOps team or Uber Ops and Logistics Manager? Would appreciate tips! Also how do you guys typically prepare for interviews with small series B startups?
It’s times like these... when I am dialing into a client call on a Saturday of a holiday weekend at my grandparent’s house...that quitting seems like the only option.
Thomas Sowell succinctly details the problem with intellectuals in failing to understand “consequential knowledge”. This two minute interview segment is golden-Sowell is BASED.
I’m very into indian arts culture and myself learned classical dance forms (3), Carnatic singing, and violin, but I am interested to hear about some more arts you all might be engaging in as hobbies or passions. I really like to work with my hands to create something. Right now I’m working on a project to learn interior design using high end, business professional desi design patterns in my apt. What are some other nice arts culture hobbies inspired by India?
Would anyone be willing to speak about the case interview at EY SSG team? The team does mostly TDD and I have a strong understanding of how to assess an application scalability, tech debt overview, acquisition product integration. I want to make sure I’m focusing in the right area. EY-Parthenon
Just came from dinner #meettheparents at my bf's family overheard his mom talking to him in the kitchen b4 we left "you didn't tell us she was colored.." um beyond awkward..they were so nice cont.
Curious what to expect for base salary, relocation, and sign on for an AC role in Philly?ZS Associates Thanks!
Do you ever go through an interview totally prepared and you’re thinking “I am seriously nailing this!” And you leave it feeling super good, but you remember one thing you said that could have been misconstrued, or something you did that was maybe weird, and by the next day you just feel like you completely bombed it? No, just me? Are there any true indicators for knowing whether you did well in an interview or nah?
I'm looking to pivot from consulting into tech. I've gotten lots of interesting from tech companies on the ops side but am much more interested in product management. Any advice on books or courses to help make the transition? I'm struggling to land PM interviews at companies that aren't tiny startups :(
Hey fam. Appreciate your inputs on this: I used to be a software developer and currently work as a tech risk consultant (CISA, CRISC certified). Have completed a couple of cyber courses but do not have prior cyber experience. Most cyber sec job postings require prior experience in cloud, aws, devops etc. Applied to a couple of roles but no avail. A) Can I start a career in cyber security without prior experience? B) Will CISSP or relevant cyber certifications help?
Does anyone here work at NextEra Energy Resources in Florida? I’m going to apply to an Associate Data Scientist position there? How is the company culture? What is your experience like there?
Been performing like a high performer on my client up to this point and all the sudden I find myself looking up a therapist and being almost useless to my team (maybe useless is harsh, but I can’t will myself to get basic stuff done at this point). Literally happened within a split moment; in the morning I was taking the lead on calls and sometime around noon, it just hit and hit hard. Don’t know how to explain it yet, but I wanted to come here and vent. Anyone else experience this?
Survey: - Where do you work (industry or profession is fine if not company)? - How many hours per week do you work? - Annual salary? I’ll start: - Securities Lawyer at midsize law firm - Started recently but approx 50-60 hrs/week - $200k base + bonus Confession is I want to feel better that others are working their butt off too for similar salaries :)
Anyone tried to pursue a MBA while working full time and have a toddler? I work in a dying industry and want to jump to tech companies but I don’t know any coding. So I figure getting a MBA could help me switch to a PM route. But I hesitate to quit my current job (I make more than my husband) and I have a 2 year old. Is it doable?
Recently i got an offer from HCL tech. The scheduled only one round of interview and then HR discussion happened and offered me around 45% from current package. My question is usually for experienced candidates there will be atleast 2 rounds of interview right? So after joining will they put me in bench and i will have to attend interviews there? Pls pour your views
Has anyone switched to a standing desk? Do you feel more productive? Was it worth it? Did you switch at the office or at your home?
Any GA, NC or SC agencies hiring?
Fishbowl friends! What's the best way to network to get on a new project when I just switched to a new division and don't know many people?
Alixpartners fishes - have you started traveling again? Do you foresee your travel requirements reducing post covid
SM fish, when jumping from one firm to another as an SM, was there anything outside of salary you negotiated?
Can explain the Levels in FAANG companies? (e.g. L5, L6, L7) how do they correlate to consuming levels? what’s the minimum YOE for each?
TFW you are so engrossed in your phone you realize you walked in and sat in a stall of the other gender's restroom ....then panicking to figure out how to leave.
Sometimes I volunteer to go on business trips I don't need to go on because that hour or two by myself in the hotel room is the only actual vacation I ever get.
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