Hi all, would love any advice on Tuck vs. Johnson for social impact / tech in NYC post-MBA. Turning down Darden with a 1/4 scholarship :(.
MBB interviewers: How often do you receive S&O candidates from FAANG applying to your firms, at the pre-MBA level?
I’m getting a PT MBA and currently interviewing with AMZN and EY. The MBA is how I️ got the interviews. Since these roles are targeting immediate hires and I️ don’t graduate til May, should I expect MBA or non-MBA offers? I️ have final interviews for both with the next 2 weeks.
Anyone here has CBIP (certified business intelligence professional)? Wondering how difficult it is to get certified. I need another certification this yr and the company pays for it.
I only heard about MBA coaches after joining this bowl. Is this a common thing? How do they help and how much do they cost?
Would an MBA from Oxford/Cambridge/LBS be useful if I want to work in the US? Looking for transition to MBB after, but hesitant to spend such big bucks on a US degree.
Dallas/Houston/SF/LA - If have been toying with the idea of getting your MBA for Executives - I heard Yale is in Texas scheduling one-on-ones next week and in LA/SF the following week. Links below
Besides MBA and UG what are the best windows to try to lateral to MBB? 1 year in to mid level firm but trying to see what people think are best times without dishing out the MBA cash on hope it works
Lots of post about MBAs this weekend. The non-MBA seniors and managers must be on their soap boxes with a vengeance.
I am a second year manager on a possible promotion path to SM in 2021. Just got an acceptance email from an executive MBA program (in the top 10 list in the US) that I had applied for on a complete whim and got through. Do you think it’s a good proposition, considering my career trajectory within the company? Looking for some perspective.
Anyone out there know what I should expect during an INSEAD interview? I'm applying to the Global Executive MBA and just had admissions ask for my availability.
How important is MBA brand and consulting brand name to eventual corporate strategy placement/advancement? Does HBS/McKinsey have a huge delta over Wharton/Bain?
What is the reputation of John’s Hopkins’ Carey Business School for MBA? Clearly not as prestigious as M7, but is it at least well-regarded? Want to remain in consulting, possibly exit to T2 or Big4 in the future
EY Manager considering applying to a top Executive MBA program but have a reallyyyy bad undergrad GPA. That said, I graduated almost a decade ago from undergrad. Thoughts from anyone that has gone through EMBA application process?
I’m an experienced consultant, 31, without an MBA. Are there good books you’d recommend that give the basic principles of what one would learn in an MBA? Want to fill in basic gaps in knowledge
Wife may consign my SoFi refinancing of my MBA loans; however, we want to buy a house soon, and are worried her co-signing would drop her credit score due to utilization. Cont.
Does Deloitte UK offer tuition assistance? I know they do in the US, but I don’t see anything about the UK. (Note: Not an MBA and not necessary to do my job, but still work-related.)
Is an MBA worth it? Have nearly 6 years of industry experience and an MSc. Now wondering if I need an MBA or an EMBA? Feel like the UK works differently to the US on the importance of this?
Layoffs at VSA Partners today in Chicago and NYC. 25 people. Don't worry, though, because almost all of the director level and execs didn't get cut! Phew! Only largely senior level designers! (Yes, being sarcastic.)
Recruiter reached out about a project manager role - I’m currently a Sr. Consultant and don’t have “4 years of project mgmt experience” as noted on the job description. Thoughts on how to handle this? I want to pursue.
For those that have been working with health systems on COVID testing, what have the isolation / quarantine protocols been after someone tests positive? The current CDC recommendations don't seem to match my current understanding. Current CDC recommendation: 10 days have passed since you had a positive test (asymptomatic). If symptomatic, 10 days since onset of symptoms, 24 hours since fever (no meds), and symptoms are "improving" Elsewhere: 14 days, or 10 days with 2 neg tests 24 hours apart.
The worst thing you ever said by accident in front of a classroom full of students that was not a curse. GO!
Monday morning uber drivers that kindly wake you up when you somehow fall asleep in the 20 min ride to LGA >
Quitting Deloitte this week. What investment apps should I get now that I’m not tied by independence? All I have right now is my 401k vanguard and fidelity mutual funds. Is acorn good?
Has anyone interviewed with Everest group? How's their consulting practice? Not very keen but might go through the process anyway
Is it a bad idea to cut back my 401k contribution to reallocate a portion to principal payments of my student loan debt? I currently have pre-tax contribution of 10% and thought I could change it to 5%. Thoughts?
Want to ask my coworker who is on my team but not sure how to do it. Seems like we get along well. Suggestions?
I wonder how this crisis will affect childhood development. Socialization over zoom is just not how humans are made
Alarm->Snooze->Alarm->Coffee->Lift->Iron->Shower->Check Calendar ------ oh, right. I'm on PTO today. womp womp
Needed a new roof and hired a carpenter. He stops by my office to pick up paperwork and asks me about my retirement plans. I find out he has about a million in his 401k.
Hey 🐠 , Which Big4 firm do you think has the best M&A practice in terms of prestige, growth opportunities, type of work, and comp structure?
How hard is it to get into MBB from tier 3 firm with an undergrad from a state school? Coming from 2-3 years gov consulting
Roommate works with one of the MBB firm here. Applied to a role in an upcoming startup and got to know that 37 more have applied from the same firm. Where is the god darn exclusivity? #facepalm
A recruiter reached out to me on LinkedIn for an industry position in my city. I am 6 months pregnant though and would like to use ACN’s maternity leave benefits. I have been thinking about (contd)
When the recruiter/HR person who you are working with for a role at a firm, asks you to connect with them on LinkedIn as you get close to the end of interview process - what do you make of that?
How can I market my technology implementation work for Strategy Consulting roles on my resume? My goal is to do one day lateral MBB or T2 firms!
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