Looking to eventually break into FAANG PM and wondering if I need to pursue an MBA first. Non-target undergrad, but have SWE and product experience from current and previous roles. What’s the best path forward? Any advice would be hugely appreciated!
Does the MBB clout still hold weight after you’ve left the firm for a year or two in finding a job? (Only 1 year at BCG post MBA)
I’m thinking about doing an MS in Analytics/data science online and part-time during my MBA. Good idea or spreading myself too thin?
Hi! I plan to get my mba in 3 years. Been working at ey in tech consulting for the last 3 years, more beneficial to continue at ey or switch to a pe firm that focuses on enterprise software?
At 27, 1st year sr associate, non mba masters and earning 105k. High col city. Underpaid? What are thr prospects of hitting 200k in a few years. Should I go get an mba?
How important is an MBA in the strategy/consulting field? And if you’re getting your MBA, is it worth taking on the loans if the school/program is not ranked within the top 25?
MBB 🐠, if you could do it all over again, would you? Thinking about getting MBA and would love some honest feedback. TIA!
Anyone willing to provide a Consulting referral at Deloitte India management consulting? 9+ years of work ex in Industry. Top tier MBA. Aiming for a Manager / Sr. Manager role.
I’m 32 years old... 9 years of experience (6 years consulting & M&A). Getting tired of pleasing clients and the quantitative works I do... currently making about 300k; MBA seems to be my only outlet through this vicious cycle but not sure if MBA worth it... will the the work will more interesting or get paid more post MBA?
With traditional education being challenged by Coursera, Udemy, EDX and other MOOC's, do certifications like CISSP, CISM, PMP, CCNA.. still hold weight in today's world? What about 3-5yrs frm now?
Anyone actually keep their PHR active? I got my cert in 2013 and have done nothing since.
Really feeling defeated about trying to change my career to accounting...considering my choice. I have a masters in accounting, but the CPA exam is really giving me problems. Advice?
Planning to apply to schools in Fall ‘21, but I know I want to work at some sort of healthcare startup post-mba focused on product and business growth. I know this is extremely vague, but I’d really appreciate any guidance as to where I can get started to explore career opportunities that fall in this realm. TIA.
Do a lot of consultants need an MBA to advance their career? Also, what firms give you the highest chance of getting into a good program besides MBB?
Does anyone want 2016 APICS CSCP exam materials? Totally free, asking for the shipping cost tho. They haven’t been used, someone gave me their version and I used those to study
2 weeks back I was interviewed at TCS. In one video interview they have completed Salary discussion, HR round, Teach Round and Managerial round. But I didn't hear back from them😔😔😔. Is there any chances I can get hear back from them??.. please give some insight YoE:9, salary confirmed: 16.5L. front end technology.
7 month old now barely fits in the infant seat. Any recommendations on 3/4 in one car seats from Infant (rear facing) up to booster seat age? First time parent and overwhelmed with the choices.
Recently relocated to a new city (MCOL) from HCOL, got a big salary bump, was thinking about saving money and got a really cheap studio. But I hate the place so far for 1) I can hear noise for everything 2) The place is too small 3) emotional depressed for living in such a small place. Should I pay 1.5X rent to get out here and get a nice place?
Real talk. My employer doesn’t offer 401K or any investment or tax-sheltered vehicles. That said—I have a side company I own but isn’t making income right now. Is it possible to invest in my own company, set up a 401K for myself there and get the 57K/year max contribution? Effectively, if I were to do this, the company would have me on payroll, contribute to 401K and ultimately take a loss.
I recently took control on a company project, and my workload has gone way up from before. I used to spend all of my free time with my partner, and they're growing annoyed at how often I have to work late. Any suggestions?
How to tell your SO that you are tired of travel and would rather sit at home for long weekend? Serious responces welcome.
Fellow fishes, has anyone recently gone to India for H1B stamping and used Dropbox service. If you could please shed some light on the processing times and overall process that would be very helpful!
Do you guys sometimes think you’re not living life right? Like you’re some type of robot. I think the 40 hour work week + PTO constraints is a bit much.
When do you ask about salary in the process if you’d be relocating? Recruiter is calling today to schedule in person interviews. Should I ask now or wait until I’m there? Don’t want to waste anyone’s time...
Anyone here have experience boomeranging back to their original b4 firm within a year of leaving for a diff b4? Does this look bad on a resume?
Anyone working for a Big 4 Salesforce practice in Germany willing to have a chat/give a referral?
Long shot but anyone has periodontist / dentist recommendations in/around ATL by any chance?
Geniuses can you please share some ideas/creative ways to track the following.. Case: have around 25 companies and associated info. Part of that info includes company contact point info (name, email) each company may have 1-8 contacts. Contacts change frequently. Ideally I’d like my columns to be |comp name | contact name| contact email |etc, but the issue is I need to track when people leave a company, can’t delete the data. Rn I have 1 sheet holding comp info, another, contact info.
Healthcare plan? What Healthcare plan?
When you're forced to work on your vacation...
I’m > 1 year in and am already noticing there is no such thing as PTO because everyone still works during PTO. Is this the same in industry?
My husband and I (both 27) max out our Roth IRAs each year, have a complete emergency fund, and I’m able to start maxing my 401K this year (he contributes 10% to his 401K - it isn’t possible for him to max his based on his current pay). We contribute 18% extra towards principal on our mortgage each month. We now have about $20k of additional savings we want to figure out what to do with. What would you recommend to someone who is new to stocks/investments?
I'm a nontraditional new attorney who is three weeks in to their first firm job. Long story short I was VERY clear in my interview on my expectations for training in my first year. My boss made it clear we were on the same page During my first week, he does the exact opposite of what we agreed on for training and development. I've spent two weeks sitting in my office trying to train myself. I don't think this is a good fit. How long do I need to drown here before applying for other jobs?
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