For post-MBA associate roles at McKinsey: how does the work and lifestyle of an associate in the M&A practice compare to those of being in a generalist associate role?
🐠 who have done exec mba - do you feel you made lifelong relationships when doing the program? I understand that it may not be as tight knit as an full time mba
From talking to students at multiple M7 schools, it seems like all of the BB/MBB/FAANG companies recruit at most if not all of the schools . So if you're planning on recruiting for one of these, is there really a major difference in career opportunities between each school? Asking because it seems like some schools are specifically known for finance vs consulting vs tech, but if the companies are all recruiting at all these schools, the differences don't seem as pronounced to me.
Is it easier to recruit for big tech (biz ops, S&O, PMM) out of 3 years of consulting or directly from MBA?
What are all you super high achieving MBA grads doing now? Curious about your post grad moves.
Hi, I have more than 5+ years of experience in Performance Testing and engineering. I do not want to continue in tech. Want to switch to management. So planning to do a PMP course. Really confused about the consequences after the course, whether I'll be able to successfully get a management role or not. Anyone have any thoughts or suggestions for me? Any guidance is appreciated.
Highlights of my day were making my husband's lunch and telling both of my staff to skip work (one for CPA exam, one for illness). #winning
The high turnover drove away all the good managers and staff. Hate working with the rest but want to stick around until after MBA app is over. Anyone else on the same boat?
Coming from tech, $500k TC. What level at MBB pays this much? Feeling the itch to get back on the road again.
MBB 🐠, if you could do it all over again, would you? Thinking about getting MBA and would love some honest feedback. TIA!
Any males here get an MBA from an M7 university? If so, would you mind sharing your GMAT score? I know it's just one data point in an overall story, but I'm trying to get reference points from peers.
Anyone at Amazon who can tell me the difference between principal, Sr tech PM and Sr PM? What should I aim for w 2.5 yrs at McK Digital, started at post MBA equiv and promoted at 1.5 mark?
MBA recruiting done? I have a consulting offer but as time is passing, the more I want to leave consulting 😭
Long shot - I come from a technical background in data and analytics. I have to work on my resume to make it more MBA like for applications. Any suggestions on how to proceed? any templates I can refer to? I can hire a admission consultant but doubt whether they will be able to articulate what I am looking for.
Hi Everyone! I’m torn between which HR certification to pursue (SHRM-SCP or SPHR). Which one would you recommend and why?
Got offer to move to financial services start up- way better culture and slightly better salary + unlimited remote work so I can travel. Think I'll be happier there but also really want an MBA (cont.)
How many YOE do you need to come in as a post-MBA level hire at MBB if you don’t have an MBA (vs as an entry level hire)?
Since we're so obsessed with diversity counts, how many white employees does Burrell, Carol Williams, etc. have?
Thoughts on AIM Consulting? Comp on glassdoor looks high for a boutique. How is culture and WLB?
Consulting "Humanity" check. If you had a choice of these 2 options what will you choose your company would do? 1) No raises,bonus and promotions for majority of people for 1 year 2) Lay off "bottom" 10% of all employees and some people find their name in the list due to politics. 3) 10% Paycut accross the board for 1 year
Currently pregnant and up for promotion to Executive Director. My manager is supportive and eager to help. He has been vocal and helping me build relationships w his boss and peers. At how many weeks would you announce? I don’t want to halt the process but be honest that I’ll be on leave starting June - November. And honestly, my focus will change.
Does tour of duty with in same practice affect H1B status? I am up for H1B extension. Also, I will have to apply for a new job posting under advisory does that automatically require H1B transfer?
Ladies, what are some of the best diversity and inclusion events you’ve attended/organized at your workplace?
Can you cash in on the lodging per diem and use air bnb instead of booking the preferred rate hotels for client travel? I think I'd rather have the cash than the hotel points.
Need advice and pep talk because I’m certain I have chronic imposter syndrome :( Background on me, I have about 6 years of work experience post college but have gone through many companies because of layoffs and/or reorgs. With that, I’ve bounced a lot with different industries and have done different roles for a year max. My current role is about to be my longest (thank goodness, hitting about 2 years) but I feel like I’m not a SME in anything but I feel embarrassment for myself (Cont.)
Aten Design Group is a hiring sales associate (mid-level), ux designer, front and back end developers and, later this year, a project manager. Hybrid-distributed, HQ in Denver 40 hr work week, we promise Unlimited pto Retirement match, all the normal benefits Professional development, conference reimbursements Great team Great clients (No recruiters and no offshore augmentation please) Www.aten.io
Which big 4 firms have commercial practices located in NOVA? Does KPMG Strat work out the Tysons office?
What should you do when someone calls you out in front of client for not having done something yet, you message them privately that you don’t appreciate that, and then they gaslight you by saying that you’re too sensitive and it affects the working relationship?
Walking to my Delta Comfort seat only to see an overweight whale trying to breathe. This 3hr flight is going to suck.
Can someone provide insight into firm culture at Troutman in Atlanta? Trying to decide whether I should head there or choose a smaller boutique firm. Both are similar in terms of billable requirements, and have comparative compensation.
GroupM people, I have an interview coming up. What accounts are with GroupM NY office. Any tips on questions to ask? The HR didn’t give me much to go on. Thank you!
Laid off due to covid and starting delivering food through UberEats. Do I still qualify for unemployment? I can’t find anything on this and calling is no use
Hi, I have got offer from PWC India, Mumbai location. What are the chances that I will be deployed to a domestic client location project? And also if it's a critical data project like of banking what are the chances that they will ask for work from office at client location even if it's WFH these days? YOE: 5.5 years Technology: ETL development
Had a medical abortion today (i dont care to hear anyones opinion about the subject) and im disappointed how much much my fiance is minimizing the situation. Seems like he cares more about work than checking up on me
How bad is it if you get laid off/fired for low performance? Is this career suicide? What happens if you try to get another job?
Any staff Assistant editors here that work in advertising in NYC? RG/A, Grey, Anomaly, Droga5, to name a few. I’m a freelance AE with an offer and want to know salary ranges for a staff AE.
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