Prepping for an interview series for a Director of BD role...... any particular questions you can think of that I should prepare for?
AMA. I'm a former Deloitte Manager who was laid off last year. Recently signed with FAANG with onsites at FB, AMZN, AAPL, Groupon, Capital One. First rounds at GOOG, Netflix. This community helped me a lot and I would like to give back by answering questions to the best of my ability. Resume tailoring, consulting to tech fit, interview prep etc.
I stayed 1.5 years in a compliance role as an associate and now got an offer to join a bigger CPA firm as a Senior in Corp tax and International Tax with a raise too. Should I go? Just confused.
If you've moved to industry: Tell us about the realities / lessons learnt from having an ops-focused role (as opposed to being project-focused)
Would moving from audit to a financial analyst role hinder chances of ever making it to IB? FA role includes FP&A type work and working with financial models. I am also looking at transaction...
Corp Strat at a Fortune 50 or MBB? I'm not at a MBB. I don't think i'd stay for partner at MBB the only benefit I could see is coming back to a F50 firm at a higher position and paygrade.
Soo I’m on track to take my fifth job in 3.5 years since I got out of school (recruiter absolutely grilled me on my work history habits). But this next one’s a senior role. I should go for it, right?
Had an interview on Friday for a role and I haven’t heard back from the recruiter today. She said they were moving fast and that I would hear from her after my interview with the director. (Cont’d)
If the (typical) post-MBA role at Deloitte Consulting is Senior Consultant, what are the equivalent post-MBA roles at each FAANG (e.g., Amazon = product manager (if targeting tech function in Amazon), etc.)?
Have an offer from BAH that is a 40% increase in salary. Should I accept or keep interviewing at other firms to see what else is out there?
I’m at one MBB firm, interviewing to switch to digital McKinsey. I’m up for promotion this year. What level do I get at McKinsey if I get an offer?
A friend is considering a position at a small (4-5 employees) private medical office in Manhattan. She has over 15 years of managerial experience. Any thoughts on what is the expected salary range?
Regarding layoffs, would anyone accept a pay cut to keep their current position? I wonder if that’s a viable solution when you have to cut costs, but also want to keep reasonably talented people.
Experienced Nurse Exec/consultant seeking opportunities in the Big 4. Anyone know who may be hiring Nurses with 35+ yrs exp. any suggestions are greatly appreciated.
Any McK New Venture OrgSolutions 🐠? Are the case interviews (for experienced hire) relevant to Org Solutions or could they be anything?
Anyone know culture at Zillow. Recruiter reached out for a Director position. Chatting next week. Any insights appreciated.
Have an industry interview at a F100 company. Nearly all the leadership in my group has been at the company forever- at least a decade. Few have Masters degrees and not the best schools.
Exit opps for M in OT&T? Recruiters always think I’m a great fit for a role for something in HR then seem surprised that I haven’t been doing compensation for the last decade. Any suggestions ?
Does United publish a list that shows your position on the upgrade list ahead of the flight? I got silver status due to Marriott . Did not find it in the app. I usually fly AA and it shows in app.
Has anyone had a baby while on a High Deductible Health plan and used your HSA? If so, what did the cost end up being?
I have an offer on the table but I'm currently at firm wide training. If I put in my two weeks now could there be any legal recourse? All expense are paid.
What is your firm doing to develop and retain Latino and African American leaders/partners? Or is it not seen as a priority to have ethnic diversity at this level?
Best consultancy for grad schemes? I’ll go first - ours is too static and does not reward performance (no early promotions etc). Lots of attrition during and just after (as per usual).
What’s a starting Managing Director salary? I’m trying to do some cash flow valuation in an offer negotiation and want to end with my expected future MD promotion
Trump is spot on Re: Nord Stream II pipeline. If we are to help defend Germany, they should not be buying Russian oil/gas. Reliance on Russian energy puts them in a compromising position. Why should we bankroll Germany’s defense against Russia when German energy purchases are lining Russia’s pockets? Isn’t Russia the biggest geopolitical threat to Germany in the first place? Buy American LNG exports before turning towards a geopolitical adversary!
Not getting promoted, on the bench now for a week and reluctant/unmotivated to get staffed b/c my utilization won't matter at this point for YE or next year. Can I chill or will I get in trouble?
Feeling slightly out of place in Risk advisory, graduated with comp sci but most of my group has a business/accounting background. Anyone else experience this? Are we tech people in the right industry
Denver airport layover: any recommendations for quieter areas? Or set up camp by the gate? No access to American, United, or Delta lounges.
Anyone crunched the numbers on Marriott redemption value (essentially comparing $ cost to pts) and come up with a list of best value properties globally? See random recs but nothing comprehensive.
Husband only gets 2 weeks of paternity & I said I would want a FT nanny to help once he goes back to work. He said his parents (retired) could just stay with us & help out. 😱
in the clearly marked no cell section of the AA lounge, a guy starts loud Skype session. I politely get his attention and point towards the sign... this dude has the audacity to call me a prick. 🤫
3 yr consultant non MBA earning $115k at current company (strategy and operations). Likely to get promoted this feb, but not sure what I should be looking for from a salary perspective. Thoughts?
Feeling stuck: came to nyc on a visa, lived there for a few years, had a blast. Then my agency had layoffs & messed up my visa timing so I came home. it’s been tough since with US gigs due to visas.