With traditional education being challenged by Coursera, Udemy, EDX and other MOOC's, do certifications like CISSP, CISM, PMP, CCNA.. still hold weight in today's world? What about 3-5yrs frm now?
Grad job advice needed! Should I take a data analyst role at a no-name boutique or non-strategy/non-finance Advisory role (Physical Asset Management) in Big 4? My end goal is to end up in Strategy (MBB, LEK, Kearney, Big4Strat) after an MBA or by networking. Which role would set me up the best? Thank you kind sirs.
Any MBB'ers willing to chat about how, and why they decided on their firm? I'm an MBA student and am looking for some first-hand experiences as opposed to relying on google.
Is it possible to get ‘general audit experience’ and attest hours from an industry job? I am trying to finish the experience requirement for both my CISA and CPA outside of B4
I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...
Has anyone taken one of those online executive courses, like the Harvard Extension School offers? Looking to use my $5k of tuition reimbursement and already have an MBA. Worth it? Best programs?
Thinking of taking the cpa exam. Been out of school for over 5 years .. not feeling super confident. Any cpas here who could give any advice?
Is anyone here a PMP? I want to set goals for myself and maybe become a PMP but I’m not sure if it’s the right step and what it would entail. Any help would be great?
Hello, I am a Software Engineer with 14 months experience and plan to switch to the role of a Product Owner. I've been a part of Scrum teams throughout my tenure as a Software Engineer. I'm doing a course on Business Foundations and plan to take the PSPO certification exam. Are there any other steps that I need to take to make the transition? Also, is the transition at all feasible given my around 1.5 years of work experience?
Can anyone provide compensation expectations for M1 in the EY Los Angeles office in the People Advisory service line. Currently 3yrs senior consultant, MBA, 8 YoE. Thanks!
What do FT MBA students think of their EMBA counterparts? Both during the program and afterward when networking.
Anyone applying to MBA with a social impact consulting background (Dalberg, Bridgespan, FSG, etc.)? Curious to hear how your story goes, thank you!!
4 YOE in consulting, MBA (not a top tier school), currently at ACN making $125,000. Was indicated to me that I’m about a year and a half away from making Manager. What would some fellow consultants do in my position?
I keep seeing conflicting responses, for MBA application resume do you include a professional summary? Thanks!
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!
Has anyone here ever sat for the CMA exam? How hard is it actually? Is part 1 doable with 2 months of studying?
Hello, Looking for Senior Consultant/ Lead advisory role. Having 6+ experience in Information security. Certification in CISA, CISM and AWS CCP
Unpopular opinion: I think an MBA is a waste of money for practising lawyers. Let me run before I get fishbowl stoned to death 😂😂. FYI - for those who might want to attack me for lacking an MBA. It's true, I don't have one. But actually have 2 postgraduate degrees in Law.
CMT vs CAIA? I currently work in sales for an asset manager and have an MBA. Would like a designation, one that’s applicable to asset management and has some status/recognition. Appreciate any thoughts or insights. (Also dont want to take CFA)￼￼￼
Is there any protocol if your client on an active matter (and you feel like you've done good work) posted an open in house position you're qualified for? Interested but I don't want to burn the bridge on either side if counsel's feelings aren't reciprocated.
I am planning to put my papers without any offer, and then look for offers in the next 3 months. Is it a right decision? Please guide me on this 🙏🏽
ACN gets compensation info tomorrow for salary increases. I expect to hear a lot of joy and sorrow on FB. Good luck everyone!
What yearly raise and bonus do you expect with 1 or/and 2 rating, consultant level at D ..
I am soon 2 Years at BCG, but my ratings make it unlikely that I make the promotion to C - what are my options? Will BCG help me find another job / give me paid notice to search for new opportunities? Outside of consulting, what would be a realistic position to aim for after 2 years A?
Thoughts on taking a 30 year life insurance policy from bestow? Anyone else that did this? Tia!
Someone let out a silent killer in a meeting with an executive from the client; left everyone guessing and staring at each other throughout. I need a lot of oxygen after all this methane -_-
Entered room to find hotel staff inside dropping off an item my team left for me at the front desk. Do not disturb was on as I had a lot of cash and valuables lying around. That's weird right? Cont'd
One hell of a productive ‘vacation day’! Spent catching up on all the training requirements and pending client work! #YayPwC!
I’m between features and looking to add to my subtle humor/visual storytelling/kids commercial reel. Anyone out there have a legit but budget-challenged client job they’d like produced at cost?
Hi folks - Any recommendations for a good immigration lawyer? Looking for some guidance on my wife’s OPT/H4/EAD
Interviewing for a Director role at a tech company in the southeast. Glassdoor shows director roles as anywhere from 90-140k right now. I would really like for the job to workout, but I can’t take...
Guidehouse 🐠, what’s the salary range for a Senior Associate with the Business & IT Strategy group? Also, is a Senior Associate equal to a Deloitte SC?
Today I worked from home because I’m sick... guess who just violently puked during a conference call and forgot to turn on mute first 🙃
Anybody work at Amazon? Are their offers negotiable? My husband got an offer for a senior position in the VA office paying $120k plus $20k bonus plus 13 shares of stock that vest over 4 years. My husband has ~6 years of experience (2 yrs midsize PA plus various industry roles) so the senior title is low but have heard you have to take a step down in title to work at Fortune 25 companies. He likes the offer but not sure if he should negotiate for more because it’s expected?
How much do you target in your kid’s 529? Given tuition inflation, and the vast cost difference across public and private schools, how do you think about a target number? I currently have ~$60k saved for my 8 year old and I’m wondering if I’m on track.
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