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Thoughts on MBA once already an associate?

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Buy some nice clothes instead. Or get a rescue dog.

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Rule #1: Never pay for your own higher education. Rule #2: experience > education. Rule #3: MBAs are always the first to go.

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At vice president what do you think about a graduate degree in economics as opposed to an MBA?

I'm getting an MBA. I have yet to see a partner without one (except for SecDiv- they don't count).

I have a bachelor in economics, I think that would not be a better choice, depending on your role. Also, a master of science in finance could be a good alternative, many programs are just one year long.

Idk how your structure works over there but here VP is after associate so associate is the perfect time for MBA

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Big 4 is just full of passive aggressive people. Just speak up man!

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Anyone on here who doesn't work for a massive corporate consulting firm?

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Flying first class at 530 am in the morning. Do you opt for breakfast or do you just go to sleep? Too tired to function but want to get that #freebreakfast

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PSA: You have to pay taxes on your Bitcoin gains when you sell.

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