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.
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
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?
Assuming from a top University, how well regarded is a masters in business analytics from a recruiting standpoint? Considering getting one over an MBA.
Does anyone know anyone in the Cornell one tech mba? If Faang type companies don’t work out, do you think it’d still be possible to get into ib or mbb with this degree? Also, what are some other....
Are people who get sponsored for MBA by MBB expected to return post-MBA? Can you intern at a non-consulting company during your summer internship? Do you burn bridges if you do not return to MBB?
Newbie here to MBA prep - what books/resources have helped you the most? And any ways to access these resources affordably? Pls help
What's a good way to tell a potential case (that's expected to be crazy in hours and has brutal travel) that you're working on MBA apps and need a little time on weekday evenings and weekends?
Has anyone found the AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification to be helpful for people in non-technical roles? Any experience in how potential employers view this cert would be greatly appreciated!
anyone ever transition from IT audit and attestation to cyber? if so how did you do it? I'm an M1 with sec+, CISA and currently working on CISSP. I also a DOD clearance.
Anyone take courses/get a degree from Harvard Extension School? Experience? Was it worth it? Are you also able to build a network? Realize it’s not like an MBA, but that doesn’t fit my life now .
What does growth look like for a typical recruiter. What’s the next step in their career? I’ve been a recruiter for 3 years now and thinking about doing an online MBA while still working.. is that a good move?
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?
European fish: is there someone willing to share experience on Insead MBA? Trying to leverage it to transit to IB / PE
Looking for a good headhunting agency in Chicago specializing in MBA placement. My friend is an international student from a mid-tier school. This political climate is not helping internationals :(
I believe MBA has somewhere lost its value. In the age of technology, one should pursue Technology related courses rather than spending a hefty amount on MBA. What's your view on this fishes?
For those of you who attended an MBA program, what did you do when you were not in the classroom? Besides traveling, partying, studying/homework, interviewing, etc. Were you often attending events to network, getting lunch with faculty, enjoying a hobby, something else? Thanks!
Where do you look to find exit oops besides LinkedIn? I’m most interested in biotech or VC with a pharma focus
Slalom 🐠 can you provide any insight on the salary range for a Human Capital Consultant with 1.5 years consulting, Masters Degree, & 5 years HR industry work (in a tier 2 city). Many thanks!
What's your favorite lesson you've ever taught?
Starting MBB soon and would appreciate any recommendations on preparing myself for success on my first day? I’ve got a number of weeks until I start and will take some time off, but I’d also like to stay sharp and come in feeling confident. Any suggestions are welcome.
Pregnant with verbal job offer - how to negotiate maternity leave? I am only a few weeks pregnant and I have a great job offer. There are two points I want movement on (1) equity (2) maternity leave. The company offers new employees with <1 year tenure 14-16 weeks unpaid mat leave (+ whatever I get from CA state short term disability program which is less than half my salary). This is a 300+ person unicorn company that is really excited about me. What’s worth pushing for here?
I am hoping some people can help me here. My SO is in this horrible pit of depression and they are pushing me away. They have all these colliding events in the last few months: father has Alzheimer’s.
Anyone has any tips re: interviewing for a Data Products Engineering Manager position at Apple? Role description is a little broad so wanted to see if anyone had any experience. Thank you!
What are some of lessons you have taken from consulting; my new one: You can send emails up to 2000 feet down into Grand Canyon
Got a “verbal offer” and discussed more logistics over the phone before offer letter. How long should I wait to receive?
Told recruiter that my min salary expectation is $185k. As I’ve gotten to know more about the job, I’m less keen about it and need more $$ assurance. How do I handle this without pissing them off. Thx
Do any of the MBBs consult for FAANG or top tech companies? Or do all those companies exclusively use in house strategy teams? If any MBB does, a referral would be much appreciated
My sisters coworker is a confirmed case of Covid - do I need to alert my own coworkers? (We live together which is why I’m worried but unsure of etiquette)
currently in H1B Visa transfer process. when should I resign from my current job (put in my two weeks) and if I get the approval will I be required to immediately quit?
This is my last day in the US. My H1B was denied and I am moving back to india 🇮🇳. Thanks for the good times America! Peace ✌🏽
What are the different client facing ranks at all the firms, in order from lowest to highest, and how many years are typically spent at each before being promoted to the next?
PwC's Time and Expense processes and technology (both GFS and Deltek - I've seen both sides) are utter shit. That is all.
Someone last week asked about the authenticity of Diversity initiatives at work. Interesting piece from NY Times http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/12/17/public-editor/new-york-times-diversity-liz-spayd-public-editor.html?referer=https://t.co/7Xo5N2j97t
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