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!
I hear a lot about Bankers & consultants going back to school for their MBA. I’m a digital marketer having worked for 5+ F500 clients. Should I try and get an MBA from a Top 20 school?
Newbie who just started in consulting 2 weeks ago. Prompted by my manager to get a Scrum Master Certification. For those who have one, has it done anything for your career?
In choosing an MBA concentration, should I go for finance, general management, operations, or innovation? Leaning toward the fourth while taking lots of finance classes. Goal is biz dev roles in tech and/or growing startups
I’m a creative looking to move more into the strategy side of the game. Is it important for me to have an MBA under my belt? And what’s the best path to transition/get more visibility strategy-side?
Newbie here to MBA prep - what books/resources have helped you the most? And any ways to access these resources affordably? Pls help
What experiences / reviews do you have for Internal Consulting / Strategy roles (post MBA)? I'm thinking tech ( Google, MFST, Uber etc.), Banks, etc. External seems to be more challenging than I had initially thought and I would love to understand more about internal roles
Hey guys - I work at FAANG right now, and planned on an mba in the next 2-3 years. Have an opportunity with McKinsey as a consultant. Always wanted to work there, but only for a short stint - feel like it will 1) boost my overall profile for an mba application 2) give me the experience I’m looking for before mba because post mba I’d like to focus on my own venture. Also folks at McKinsey - would love to hear what conditions there are for getting an mba sponsored at the firm. Thanks!
Getting MBA at W next year, thinking of pursuing IB. Lifestyle sucks, but so does MBB tbh, and IB pays more. Interested in PE but know that’s a crapshoot without pre mba fin exp... cont..
What cert to go for next? Currently have AWS-SAA and Security+. Thinking about CISSP but how difficult is it compared to the AWS-SAA?
Anyone actually keep their PHR active? I got my cert in 2013 and have done nothing since.
Has anyone here transitioned into teaching from another profession through alternative certification? Did you feel like you were prepared for the classroom by the end?
Thoughts on part-time check-the-box MBA? I’’ 32, and am on track for promotion to SM. I can’t justify doing a part-time MBA at a top school and taking on all the debt. An MBA has always been a goal of mine, and some state schools provide an affordable price tag but I’m not sure if it’s worth it at all if it’s not a top 20 school.
McKinsey: Is there really someone at your firm who made partner in 4 years after completing their MBA?
PE is notorious for being difficult to get into unless you’re coming from IB. However, there are success stories for consultants breaking into PE even without an MBA. Which got me thinking, how difficult would it be for a healthcare management consultant to land a spot at a healthcare-focused PE firm?
Does anyone know of recruiting firms with a focus on Anti-money laundering? I’m foreign educated and newly admitted NY attorney with CAMS certification but living in Miami lol. I’m here, because my husband practices in SoFlo. Any recommendations? I don’t have any experience but have CAMS.
Has anyone successfully used a gmat waiver? (Either just been approved or was approved and you also got in). For context looking at Ross and some stats are below: 690 gmat for now (taking 1-2 more times) CPA 5 YOE, 3 audit 2 FDD. Manager effective 10/1 UG GPA: 3.3 big 10 school Post mba goal : BB IB Wondering if I should try to apply for the waiver on basis of having CPA? Will not use this as my explanation but trying to study in this m&a market has been rough…
Hello Fishes, Need your POV. I am an MBA and have 2.5 yr exp. in SAP Delivery. I am planning to move to SAP Bid manger role have an offer in hand. How good is the Bid Manager role in long run and if i want to move to another technology via Bid is it possible? Please let me know your thoughts. I would be grateful.
AMERICAN EXPRESS India is hiring for Product Manager role. Title: Product Manager (Req ID: 21011754) Experience: 4+ years JD screenshot is attached. Kindly DM me if interested
Hello fishes, If I miraculously get my green in the upcoming months, would I be able to travel to Europe and come back without a problem, or would I still need to do the 14 day quarantine in a country that is allowed?
When applying to my next employer, do they need to know/do they find out that I was on short term disability at one point while at my current employer? I fear this would ding me as they would view me as a potential risk.
Can anyone share advice to get a religious father to accept an interfaith relationship? We’re both Indian - sikh & hindu. There seems to be limited room for dialogue and a lot of closed mindedness as he mentioned that if I choose to continue the relationship, he will not be a part of my life.
Folks who’ve left ClearView, how is life on the other side, and how long did you stay before you jumped ship? It’s a week where I’m burning, and the fact that I feel so isolated during it makes me want to quit consulting altogether. Would also like to talk to some of you if possible. Never thought I’d say this but I honestly feel unhappy in my job, and I wonder if it is just WFH related - and whether it might get better once the office opens up.
Know you travel too much when you can judge the status of the SPG integration by the now matching granola in Marriott and SPG.
Anyone feel almost shamed or snarky comments are said when you do your job or don’t slack like some of the coworkers? I don’t want to be rude but also want to let them know it’s not cool.
If a partner refers you for a role, is it a pretty much guaranteed hire as long as you don’t shit your pants in the interview?
Hello I saw a lot of you post about how you use tote bags a lot for errands / work etc. I started painting over the pandemic, and recently turned my abstract art into tote bags! The aim is to bring a pop of colour to an otherwise dull day! :) a fun side project 🙌 something different for sure, sharing the link below! https://ruefranklinart.com/collections/frontpage
Have a side project that is doing well, looking to raise some money. How much should I give for seed funding?
I’m all about that work from home life. However it is insulting and unprofessional when a colleague who is in the office blows off a scheduled meeting with you when you are virtual as they bumped into another colleague in the office. Anyone else noticing issues like this now that we are in this hybrid mode. How do you address it?
Looking for advice- have FAANG final round (not amz) after 3 rounds already. How do I not mess this up, and what are they looking for? I passed hiring manager interview, case interview and engineering tech screen so far. Next meeting is to meet with eng director and “meet some team members”. Was told to budget an entire day.
New to the company. CSG Professional Services. Hoping to be promoted from Senior Manager (Level 8) to Director (Level 9) after a year. Came onboard with a terrific RSU offer. How likely is it that upon promotion I will be offered an additional RSU allotment?
Culture at LinkedIn in Business Intelligence within Global Ops and Strategy? (I think it’s for LMS)
I Have an interview with kpmg for AAS under M&A, does anyone have any tips on how I should prepare for my interview?
Any tips for dealing with car rental insurance on a Amex corporate card? Is it through the company or the card?
Does delta bump your status down one level even if you don't re-qualify? I just got gold status (made platinum last year) but haven't met the requirements yet
What are 3 things you guys now know that you wish you knew when you first began?Any important lessons you had to learn the hard way?
How do you all show a promotion/job shift within one company on your resume? Pics much appreciated ❤️
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