Hi D&A 🐟, I’ve been thinking of doing a career pivot from cyber security to data science. My current role is very technical and have experience with Python, PowerShell, AWS (SAA cert), Azure (Security Engineer cert in progress), and a bunch of other cyber security related technical skills. I have experience doing basic data analysis but not at the level of a data scientist. What would you recommend I do to gain these data scientist skills? I think the end goal would be to transition from cybe
If you smashed your keurig and melted your Dixie chicks CDs you don’t get to gripe about cancel culture
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How difficult is it to be counseled out at Big 4 firms? Is it common or do you really have to mess up? Are any of the firms more cutthroat than the others?
Any tips on how to make a less traditional background (stand-up comedy, screenwriting MFA, TV development) stand out as a positive when applying to JR. CW jobs & CW internships?
Which big 4 would be better for M&A? I'm interested in eventually attempting a lateral transfer into investment banking. I know it's a long reach but want to have an option that doesn't involve getting an MBA. Thanks!
I work in a small big 4 office. I plan on staying through the fall busy season and leaving shortly after, definitely before spring busy season. How early should I let the firm/team know of my notice?
Which FAANGS + Tesla, Uber, Microsoft, Disney, and their attempting competitors in the Fortune 500 have the best perks? free lunches, employee shuttles, money for housing, highest RSUs, best office spaces, top equipment, etc I imagine it varies a ton from office to office so if you know own of any offices that are nicer I’m curious about that too. For example, ford factories are sometimes 100 years old and most are around 30 years but they all range in niceness/quality
When leaving biglaw and interviewing for in-house positions, should you expressly say you want to go in-house for quality of life or family reasons?
Ladies - how do you balance time at your SO’s family vs yours? Mine is closer and easier to get to (driving distance on East Coast), whereas his is on the West Coast and requires a week’s vacation to make worthwhile. Continued.
I have offer from Yash technologies for SAP. How is the work culture there? Is it a good company in terms of hikes, roles, promotions and benefits. Is it better than joining Deloitte Considering salary in Yash is a little less than Deloitte. Will I get ample learning opportunities in Deloitte if I join there.I am thinking about work life balance too. Please suggest me where to join. I want to join a company where I'll have learning opportunity, but mental peace is also needed. Please guide.
Looking at Consulting roles at Avanade - Is associate the lowest level there? What is expected comp for NJ/NY area?
M&A tax M1 salary? CPA
I’m starting at M in August as a first year BA and was recruited through campus recruiting (specialized masters). I have 1 YOE at EY-P but went back to school due to immigration issues. Should I have done lateral recruiting instead of campus recruiting? Are experienced hires getting paid higher? If so, is there a way that I can communicate this to HR so I could come in as experienced hire instead? Thank you in advance for the help. McKinsey & Company
Any recommendations for driving lessons? If they speak Chinese, big plus. Want to get lessons as a gift for my gf. Queens or Brooklyn preferred, assuming manhattan not a safe option lol
My current firm is filing for H1B extension (and LCA) but at the same time, I am also interviewing and may potentially leave soon and my h1b will need to be transferred. Would this cause any issues?
I just finished an art direction internship in LA I’m and looking for what’s next. I’m happy to stay in LA or move to NYC. Any leads would be appreciated!
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