For those who have made partner recently, knowing what you know now, what would you recommend someone should do who is 1-3 years away from partnership? I’ve gotten great reviews but haven’t done much outside of that.
Thinking about making the move to one of the big consultancies at MD level. Anyone have experience at Deloitte or Accenture digital divisions?
What are some strategies for closing offers when a candidate has multiples offers? What are you selling them on aside from company benefits/perks?
Is the Chase Sapphire Reserve worth it? I don’t like that redeeming hotel nights counts as if it were booked from a 3rd party. Can someone help me understand why they think it is or isn’t worth it?
Anyone knows how the interview process for IQVIA is for Assos Principal/Principal level?
You guys think that buying CGC or TLRY now that they’re beaten down are a good Long term play, or do you feel they still have more room to fall?
Curious to know if anyone is hiring for any Talent Acquisition, Recruiting, or even DEIB focused roles? I was recently laid off and my background is impressive - I’d love to chat or use someone as a referral if that’s also an option!
Hello fishes Is there any opening positions there for business management graduate In mumbai Please let me know It would be a great help from your side Accenture Tata Consultancy Deloitte KPMG
Best online excel courses for learning formulas, how to manipulate large spreadsheets, shortcuts, troubleshooting, etc.?
Hi all, if you’re someone that left big law and found happiness, please join our new fishbowl (Ex Big Law) and share your experiences and advice. Thanks!
Los Angeles, where’s the best fried chicken that’s easily accessible from the East Side? Thanks in advance!
With MBB growing this fast, can’t help but feel the brand is diluted compared to IB firms (ex. GS / MS / JPM) for undergrad recruiting. Thoughts?
How do I destroy a dumbfuck superior's life and career? I've been wiping his ass and shit he's been taking for the past 2 years all day long, and just can't take it any more.
I felt this to my core. The real MVPs.
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Partners, what are the biggest & most underrated trends you've seen in the consulting industry? Maybe some that have happened over the past decade, others happening now. Cont'd.
What’s the best way to get access to board positions? 25 YOE, would something like this have any value? https://www.tias.edu/en/courses/advanced-programs/detail/women-corporate-directors-program
Is McKinsey’s partnership structure & requirement different to other big 4? If people at 29 become partners, aren’t there too many partners by now? How’s it sustainable ?
I am 28, 3 years in, and love what i do. Dont like my salary but who doesnt? I am an introvert and am not sure if i will enjoy the sales process as i grow in the firm or contd..
Hi, partners 🙏 What should people learning to pitch read to ninja around stakeholders' resource allocation realities?
More specifically, what tips and tricks do you use to sell projects where you can't really measure the main KPIs? (e.g. revenue on a product development project)
Is there any way to know at what company one could make partner quicker? If you’re a Sr Manager and could do the same work at any of the Big 4, what factors would you consider?
Is it just me, or has a tech boom sucked a large amount of top resources away from consulting, leaving pretty much every firm scrambling for talent? Perhaps coupled with some downsizing during COVID has made this even more material.
Partner 🐠: How much “sourcing” do you have to do at your current company? I am asking because i enjoy responding to RFPs issued by potential clients or helping existing clients with new projects where they need help, but I don’t feel very comfortable trying to source new projects without leads, it feels very artificial much similar to cold calling, and being introverted does not help
How do you find time to mentor junior level staffs like analyst? What are aspect of a mentee you look for? What makes you decide that you want to be this person’s advocate?
Do any partners pay for their buy-in equity outright or do all take the loan? What’s the advantage of buying-in outright / upfront ?
Partners and MDs: Do you personally like it or find it flattering when young consultants reach out to you on LinkedIn to network? What can make a good impression vs a bad one? What would prompt you to reply and give them 30 min chat? During the chat, do you find it more enjoyable if they pick your brain about your expertise, or talk more about consulting/career advice in general?
I have a good relationship with my Practice Leader, and they’ve put me up for Partner this year (🤞). But I have a competing, higher-comp, offer for direct admit Partner at another, larger firm. Tbh, I’m thinking about it. Should I discuss with my Practice Leader?
I’m probably not going to use it for leverage, as I think that’d sour things, but want to make it known - if there any doubts - that I have options elsewhere. Should I leak it to a different Partner that I am considering this offer?
How many of you ultimately want to be a Partner vs. view consulting as a stepping stone to something else (vs. don't know). Upvote choice and provide commentary.
I’m not onboard with the direction our engagement partner is taking. I’m aware that I could very well be wrong, but I would still like to respectfully disagree.
Why don't firms invest in R&D for Artificial General Intelligence? Seems like this would be a powerful tool to have as a consultancy
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