Best MBA program for broad Atlanta exit opps? Just starting to consider it and that’s where I want to end up
Can anyone tell me the difference between an ACD and VP ACD position? Recruiters seem so stuck on not throwing in the VP as a freebie.
Just broke my lease and moving back home with the pops. I want to continue to build my cash position before the wave hits us and be in a position where we can help each other in the event of a downtur
Working on a project on client site with a small team. Work days are a bit lonely, how do I meet new people in an appropriate manner?
When you're the only non-local person on a project and the EM acts like you're "late" on Monday since you have to fly in. I've been up since 4.
How do you deal with leadership who doesn't understand the medium you specialize in, and refuses to do so... But insists that their vision for the client is the only way when there's a better route?
My job start date got pushed back until the winter, so I’m trying to find a restaurant or retail job to pass the time until then. Does anyone have experience with tailoring a consulting/professional resume for a service position? I have minimal service experience but a few years of desk jobs and internships and I’m not exactly sure how to leverage it
Any insight on going from Big 4 audit (S1) to boutique PE firm in an analyst role? The role supports operations of the portfolio companies (i.e. system implementations, accounting set up, etc.). Sounds like interesting work but the exit opportunities are a little unclear and not sure if it would be detrimental to veer away from an accounting-specific role.
Just finished a Google Hangout with a recruiter. I appreciate she didn’t sugar coat anything, but she said that with COVID “everyone has time” now to have a “cool” personal project. (Cont’d)
Hi all! Just introducing myself. I’ve become a Bowl Leader here in the new biz bowl. Looking forward to it! This bowl helped me tremendously when I switched from prod co sales to full service agency biz dev. Great group! I’m now biz dev director for a production/post/animation facility. Please comment with a bit about you and your role. Thanks!
My wife is looking for a Content Marketing Manager role in the Atlanta area, does any here know of or have any openings?
Hi! I’m a senior graphic designer newly laid off looking for a new in-house creative position. Let me know, thanks
Client who was on vacation all week just emailed me saying they can talk on Saturday to do updates...sorry no can do...Hamilton Tickets > Budgets 💁♂️🙅♂️
I've been laid off from D. I'm seeking a similar role, "Resource Manager" or "Engagement Staffing Manager". To summarize, the role entails working with business managers to help fill open roles, providing available staff, and forecasts, etc.; and working with practitioners as they near or land on the bench. Do other consulting firms, such as EY, PWC, Accenture, etc. have such positions? If so, what are titles do they have? I'm seeking alternative search terms.
So many burned out colleagues I've met over the years are planning an industry exit strategy, either soon or down the line. Are you thinking of leaving the biz, for what, and why?
Folks who transitioned from consulting to Amazon - did any of you guys do it without a referral? Like just an application and luck?
New Yorkers: I was recently laid off and just went though the hell that is “everything unemployment” related. I wrote a cheat sheet on all I learned (it’s hell) to hopefully spare future victims.
To Managers: What was your salary as a 1st Year manager? ...I tried using glassdoor, but the sample on which the avg is based isn't much. So, the results aren't accurate- cont'd...
What are the Pracitioner factors that go into your bonus again? Trying to get a guess. Performance, level, promotion year, what else? SC, Not up for promo, $117k, GPS HC
I am new to FIRE concept but very much intrigued- to get freedom to follow my passion earlier. I am 48 and my SO is 49. Currently assets - 1.1M in combination of 401k, Roth and trad. IRA. 120k in brokerage. We both currently max out our 401k and Roth every year and also invest 1k every month in brokerage. 30k in 529 for 1 kid - hopefully will not need much more. 4 mths expenses in cash. I would love to retire in 7 yrs at 55. SO wants to work until 62. So you think we have enough to retire?
It's great to finally have a bowl of our own! In terms of HCM software, what is something that all of them tend to be missing, aside from a good user experience?
Anyone at PwC willing to give a referral? I found a position I am qualified for and think I’d be a good fit.
Does OW and LEK work on general more hours than MBB? I heard they often crank up to 70-80 hours but don’t know if that’s just 1 person’s experience
When the firm starts tell you to use your PTO for a well deserved break during this pandemic, you know they are just trying to reduce the PTO pay out after they lay people off. Take this as a warning
1.5 years at ibm in digital strategy consulting. Want to stay for two then head to a startup after promo. Does that look bad for MBA apps?
How many SF certifications do you have? Do you struggle to keep them up to date with 4 delta exams per certification?
How do you quell the rage when you see posts in other bowls where male consultants talk about not taking off too much time for paternity leave? I wish they had to push a baby out
There is a lot of confusion regarding the new executive order for nonimmigration visa signed by orange man yesterday. This is an interpretation by immigration lawyers: By the terms of the order, it applies to individuals who are outside the U.S. without currently valid visas who are seeking to enter the U.S. The order does not appear limit processing of petitions filed with USCIS from within the U.S.
Just got another rejection... Is exiting to FAANG or MB really this hard? Trying to go tech.. or mbb, but not getting anywhere. I have 2 masters (mba, ms) from top schools, been in consulting for over 10 years, I am confident that I know my stuff well..but still I keep getting rejected. Interviewed with Google, Amazon, Cisco, McKinsey, and a few others and every-time there is something that is not a match... are the hiring managers looking for like 100% match? That will never happen!!!
Starting my MBA in the fall. Is there a preferred travel rewards credit card among MBAs? CSR or other?
Decent/good performer in industry, 1.5 yoe. Any cons to bringing up promotion to my manager? (instead of waiting for them to bring it up)
Am an MBA grad and got a job at big4 as entry level associate making $80k without needing a visa. Did I get screwed over?