When interviewing folks, what is the best answer you have received for “why M&A consulting”?
Had what I believe is a final round interview with a market paying firm today that seemed to go very well. Coming from a small firm this would be huge for my career. Can I get collective good vibes that I’ll get an offer?
Applying for a Associate Finance and Operations role at Morgan Stanley ! I have 3 yoe in FP&A and AM. Let me know if anyone would be open to a referral. Thanks!
Sent a thank you note to three people i interviewed with yesterday. Didn’t hear back from any of them. Bad sign?
Have interview next week. Besides the Google blog and YouTube videos on hiring, are there any tips or suggestions that you all can share? Thanks!
I received feedback from a firm I interviewed with. Labor & Employment practice, in AMLaw 200. I thought the interview had gone well, and I asked questions that I thought would show my knowledge of the firm and what their plans were for the future considering how fast they’re growing — they said I was woefully unprepared (their words) and “a little time researching online” would have helped me. I spent hours researching and preparing. Any tips for future interviews? (More in comments).
Looking for experienced case partners for the next few weeks. 1-2 YOE here and probably done 100+ cases, applying to MBB.
I have an interview for a Journalism position. I have never taught this before. Any advice?
Is it fine to ask about the work hours during interview? If not, what’s the best way to find out If i dont really know anyone around that team
Could you suggest me how to handle the situation in interview when you have more 50 days of notice period and if they say we cannot wait those many days
So I had applied for a post on Infosys,
The last update i got was a mail saying that "Thankyou for confirming your availablity, and we will share you the time of the interview and link to join the meeting shortly".
And i havent received any update after. The interview was supposed to happen on yesterday.
I believe it was rescheduled as i can see my application is still in 'Attend Interview' status. But I didnt receive any email saying the same.
Any thoughts on this?
I got call from Cognizant HR to inform that the assessment feedback is positive and want to schedule next interview round in 2days. This was the conversation like about 2 weeks. I tried calling him, mailed him but still didn't get any response regarding the interview. Is it normal?
Position: UX Designer
Yesterday I attended an interview for Cognizant India but through a third party evaluation company named FirstIPO. After the interview, they sent me an email saying Level1 cleared and the next levels will be handled directly by Cognizant team itself. Has anyone faced similar experience? Did you finally get an offer letter from Cognizant
I just got an offer of 105k base.
When I started the interview process the recruiter told me 115-120k base (I have it written in my notes).
The hiring mgr (a friend) told me the team was “floored” by my performance in the interviews so I am inclined to think this is some kind of discrepancy, rather than a lowball. Especially since 105 isn’t even in the range she initially told me.
Anyone have tips on how to negotiate with the recruiter tomorrow…?
When is an appropriate time to send a follow up email after interviewing? Is a week too soon?
Currently a Solutions Consultant at Pegasystems.
I am interviewing at and considering making a jump to Oracle as a Specialist Solutions Consultant.
The reason for my move is currently at Pega SCs are treated more as AEs or Account Managers. The role at Oracle would be more of a true SC position. I also feel that Oracle will look BETTER on a resume and someone as young as me would have BETTER programs in place to train me and give me the foundation needed to be a successful SC.
Have my final round interview for Accentures TDP. Does anyone have any tips on axing the interview and getting an offer?
Thinking about applying at Deloitte. For those that have worked at both KPMG and Deloitte’s WD practice - any insight? which is better? pros/cons? Thanks in advance
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I'm a woman who is thinking of joining the Uber eng. team. I need your honest opinion here since this would be a big career move for me.
I’ve heard W.L Weller 12 year is amazing, I found a 1L bottle for $275 (pre-tax) and was wondering if this was a normal price point for it?
I have an idea for an app, but no technical skills. How do I get a prototype built? I'm under no illusions that this is going to be the next unicorn btw; it'd just be a fun project useful to a few ppl
I was gifted with 4 new desktop computers for my classroom! I teach 3rd and 4th grade learning support! Any suggestions for free and/or inexpensive academic websites?
Thoughts: Managers and senior managers should intervene when project folks starts working more than 8 hours. It's sad that initially everybody talks about 8 hours work goal but employee forced or end up working more than 10 hours. Company is not asking you to work more than 8 hours, it's the pressure from peers and seniors and managers who do "a gentle request" to finish a task asap.
Also managers, Please teach new techies to hold the horses and not put there peer in pressure.
I am an interdisciplinary studies major concentrating on organizational leadership and sociology. I have 17 years of management experience already and I'm not young. I will need an internship this summer, but I tend not to get calls on my applications. I'm nervous because I will need the internship to graduate, and it needs to fulfill expectations of both OGL AND SOC. Human resources, DEI, talent development or acquisition, ethics, all would be great (I think). Best places to look? Thank you!
Any user researchers looking for a job? Preferably contract for now. Max 29hrs a week. Yes you will be at the max weekly.
Recently divorced with two kids. 2.5/4.My ex has a personality disorder.She refuses to let me see the kids any more than the minimum despite them beg to see me.This is the worst pain I’ve ever felt.
I am seeing this girl for 6 months. The first four months we talked weekly. I’ve asked her out twice, but she either flaked or has no time. Afterwards, she turned cold for a while. She broke up with her ex 8 months ago. I still keep no contact with her, but I wonder whether this has to do due to her break up as the relationship, which lasted three years
When you’re presenting at a steering committee meeting as a WS lead and the senior female partner present can think of nothing better to say than to complement your outfit. SMH.
Hi, Can someone from CTS can provide details how much average annual hike CTS provide at associate level. Assuming the default rating as 3.
is MBB hiring still hot?
What is considered an appropriate male outfit in the office and the client? How formal does this need to be? Any specific brands or styles to be avoided?
I’m coming into McKinsey from an engineering background where blue jeans and a dress shirt was on the formal side haha 😂
All advice appreciated!
I am currently looking to transition my career to work in the Risk and Compliance sector. I currently do not have much experience in the domain and it's very hard for me to get jobs in this domain due needing visa sponsorship. I would love some advice on how become an expert and get hired in this field!
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Realizing you have zero skills and no experience when applying for other jobs... Are there any jobs out there in PowerPoint design?!
I have a referral from Huron for a Healthcare Tech Sr Consultant position, and they just reached out for a phone interview. Can anyone advise on what that referral interview process looks like, i.e. number of interviews/rounds, tips on any case studies, etc. Additionally, what a reasonable salary comp is for a Sr. Consultant? Thank you!
Got an interview with Google for a product owner role, have 20+ years of experience and already working as a Director for big tech company and ex-SM in Consulting. Not sure whether it would be a step up or down from my current role. Anyone gone through this scenario? Any advice?
Do airlines no longer require a negative COVID test or vaccine records to board now? I haven't travelled for a while.
Thoughts of Chromecast vs Amazon fire stick for traveling? I’d use it mostly for Netflix and YouTube, but it would be nice to stream from amazon as well. Comparability with iPhone is preferable too.
Greenlight is a go for Deloitte Advisory
Is there any point in charging time to GAA (general and administration) if you've already hit 8 or more hours of client billable time for that day (e.g 8 for project + 2 for meetings/internal stuff).
Is anyone else seeing upskilling of their industry's workforce where they're starting to put a BA hat on auxiliary to their jobs and wondering what the future of consulting (specifically BA work) looks like?
I can’t stop thinking about the endless possibilities of what could come after Strategy&
What is Deloitte’s brand reputation management service area? Sounds interesting but wondering if it’s too niche or not many opportunities for progression
At what level do you no longer have to do case interviews when moving from one firm to another? Do MDs or direct admit partners do case studies?
If you must, dominos or Pizza Hut?!
I keep hearing about layoffs and I’m terrified. I’m a new campus hire and although I am on a project and I work hard, I just don’t know that much stuff. I’m trying my best to learn but I always feel like I’m not good enough and I’ll get fired any second now.
I'm 2 seg short of getting gold on Delta, and won't be flying next week? what can I doooo
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