6 years in consulting at big 4 firms including strategy projects. Have a horrible undergrad gpa (2.8)...what can I do to get into a top MBA program? (Not HBS/Wharton/Stanford, but schools like UVA)
Does life get easier post-MBA?
I’m 1.5 post MBA and working in Monitor Deloitte. Looking to relocate and lateral to MBB Toronto/Montreal office (from US). Any past MD folks who have made the transition?
Anyone have any suggestions for accounting, finance, or data analysis books or online material to prepare for an MBA? I’m accepted to LBS but my background is in entrepreneurship so I know a lot of random stuff but I want to be prepared for the required core courses.
Anybody did the apics certification in logistics ? I have the choose between the cslp and cscp but not sure which one I should be doing
I'll be joining Microsoft's FRP next year, and I'm trying to establish a plan for my LT goals. From reading various threads, the consistency seems to be consulting->FAANG. I've heard that mobility into a Corp Strat role is feasible - just a matter of networking. Since I'll be starting at Microsoft and Strategy is something of interest, can anyone share their experiences if they have done this or know someone who has? Wondering what role an M7 MBA may lead to as well (considering). TIA!
What in your mind is a “manageable” monthly student loan payment coming out of an MBA program (assuming 10 year term)? I’ll be taking out loans soon and I’m trying to benchmark my expected payments. (On the same note – what mix of savings/loans did you use to pay for your MBA? And what would you consider a good “safety net” aka savings left after paying for your MBA?)
Hey guys Which tech consulting company pays £100k+ base in the UK for 6-10yes exp. to non-MBA’s?? 🤨🤨 @
Is the AWS cloud practitioner cert meaningful to get or is it just another basic cert that’s useless?
Anyone know of opps for someone with 10+ YOE in sales strategy and operations. Exp includes Leading business/digital transformations focused on BPI, go-to-market strategy & channel optimization. Heavy data/analytics exp focused on customer. Candidate has an MBA.
Any idea if an MBA helps you climb higher in management? I hear a fair amount about AAPIs being underrepresented in leadership positions and was wondering if an MBA would be a good hedge. Tech consulting background. Not good enough undergrad for top 7-15 programs so maybe online or professional MBA.
Hello! I have a two part question: 1) is it worth it to obtain an SHRM specialty credential if I don’t have the broader SHRM certification? 2) has anyone gotten the People Analytics or Talent Acquistion credential? If so, how valuable was it from a learning perspective? Do you feel it significantly contributed to your knowledge in either area? Thank you!
Hi All, I'm 5+ experienced in IBM DataPower, secondary skills include working on WAS, MQ, Jboss, Tomcat - shell scripting to automate basic stuff. Holds certification in AWS Cloud Practitioner. Knowledge of DevOps tools like Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, GIT, SonarQube. Please let me know of any opportunities
Was unsuccessful recruiting for top consulting firms during my MBA. I need that money! What is the best approach to landing an interview post MBA? Referral?
Taking my last part of the CPA exam this Friday and getting extremely anxious. Any tips to ease the anxiety?
Media planner for 10+ years, now a client relations manager for almost 3 years managing complex projects across marketing, sales, metadata and business operations looking to do a CAPM or PMP certification to help with my job search in marketing project manager type positions. Any advice on the best direction and organizations to do the certification through that's reasonably priced?
Attending Ross this fall for my MBA, any Rossers have any must dos or things I should see while I’m out in Ann Arbor?
Is AFP certification worthwhile if going for an FP&A role? I didn’t even know it existed until today...
People who have their CPA’s and signed up in Alaska, please help me. For the verification of license for cpa supervisor form, do I have to send the form to my supervising CPA’s state board, and then send it to the main CPA exam services location? I swear they intentionally make this shit more complicated than it needs to be
Is there a concensus on weather the 200k mba cost is a positive or negative ROI for those that are already in a post-mba role and will not get much of a pay bump from the mba? Assuming the post mba salary will be pretty much the same as if the person stayed for another 2yrs
Anyone remember the 2009 advertising documentary Lemonade, about all the agency ppl who were laid off - and how it freed them to find their real passion?
Senior Art Directors in NYC/LA - what’re you’re salary expectations these days? Day rates?
I need advice about my extremely aggressive 2 year old. We just had another baby. He is taking his agression out on his cousin who is also two. It’s gotten to point we can’t see my fam anymore because
I know this is going to be different for everyone but I’m curious: what is the total comp package that made you feel like you were making enough?
What hotel branch should I become loyal to? New joiner to consulting and was going to commit to Marriott but heard it’s getting bad..
Was talking to a few friends who are B4 consultants and were mentioning there 100-200 person projects. I’m at a boutique and my average project size is 3-8. What’s been your experiences?
I really like my job. It took 18 years but I'm finally doing something I'm good at, enjoy, and get decent money to do. I do not want exit opps or hotel points.
Is Accenture the kiss of death in terms of shooting for M7? Should I switch companies before applying?
Applying elsewhere and really hoping to get out in the next 2-3 months... but today is one of those days I could just quit and not care at all 😠🙄
My project has nobody full time on it ( allocated under 25 hours) yet everyone is doing full time work and tight deadline. Is this normal? The client is also not responsive
What should I ask for as salary for Accenture strategy consultant? ~2 years experience. NYC
Any other women get so overwhelmed the more we learn about our bodies and waht women have to deal with? Like PCOS, Thyroid, hashimotos, chronic pain, hormone imbalance, leg pain, endometriosis, undiagnosed ADD, birth control effects, PMDD etc. WHY didn’t we learn about this is health class???? Would have saved me so much struggling as adult had I been more educated on my body, what to look for and how to help it😭I hope anyone going through it knows you’re not alone!
Wondering why the bonuses are so low? Here is the reason - 598 managers and 651 senior manager promotions in Tax. That’s the most lopsided promotion stats ever.
Hello fishes, got an offer from KPMG Global Services, Mumbai as Consultant - SPI (within Deal Advisory). Can anyone help me know the quality of work, work culture and wlb ? Other offers I have - ZS Associates - Business Operation Associate Consultant, Mumbai. Quantiphi - Senior Business Analyst, Mumbai.
Been doing the M-Th grind for a few months now. No sleep, I’m getting depressed, and miss my SO terribly. SM and Manager don’t care since I’m pretty vital to the project. How to make it more bearable?
Any insights into turn around time for interviews and hiring in federal government jobs? I’ve applied to a couple on USAJobs and right now it just says that applications are being reviewed. Wondering if anyone else has any experience with the hiring process
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