How hard is it to get into CU b-school? Either I’m surrounded by smart ppl or it’s not that hard to get into an IVY MBA program
Any fish familiar with Apple's OPD group? Thoughts on potential exit and expected base comp? MBA with 5 YOE, seems like it might be a step down from MBB Associate comp but tempted by tech exit and work life balance...
I have heard that McKinsey allows some BAs to move quickly to EM (although sounds like it’s fairly rare to be in 3 years?). When that does happen, do they manage post MBA associates, or just BAs?
What are some post MBA job opportunities for those looking to stay in healthcare? I’m aware of the leadership programs from big pharma, but haven’t seen too much else
Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
For those of you who attended a FT 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! *Repost*
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.
if i pass the CPA exam *after* leaving public accounting, can i still use my time at the firm for the experience requirement? does anyone know how i would do that?
What are your thoughts on an online MBA? How much is it worth paying for an online MBA and is it likely I would see a significant return if I’m making over $100k a few years out of undergrad?
Something on my mind is how I often hear my white male friends complaining about affirmative action biasing their mba eligibility, but when I point out white people have it easier than Asians they become very defensive. Funny how they can see themselves as the victim but not that they benefit from the system. Would y’all agree with the premise (Asians have it harder than white people)? If so, have you noticed this white defensiveness in your life?
What are your thoughts on the value of a Harvard Extension School degree vs. a standard online MBA from a reputable public university? I feel like the Harvard name carries a lot of value....
Hello, I applied for a controller job and they are considering me. I am currently a senior 3 but jumped firm and took a lower level to get in big 4. I think I can do the job but am freaking out now lol 😂. I am a CPA, I also have an MBA and a CFA , not that the MBA and CFA are relevant. I need help , how hard is the controller work?
Has anyone here transitioned into teaching from another profession through alternative certification? Did you feel like you were prepared for the classroom by the end?
USC Marshall MBA, thoughts?
PE is notorious for being difficult to get into unless you’re coming from IB. However, there are success stories for consultants breaking into PE even without an MBA. Which got me thinking, how difficult would it be for a healthcare management consultant to land a spot at a healthcare-focused PE firm?
I need to pivot my career and part time mba is perfect for me. What b school will help me without breaking big buck. I don’t care about prestige and brand. I just need to pivot into product from software.
Has anybody heard of a green MBA? Does it have any value if you want to break into a sustainability-oriented field?
To anyone who’s been forced to travel during this time - has anyone travelled with delta? How are the flights, lounges, etc. How have they scaled back operations in response to covid? Did you feel safe?
Hello everyone! This is my first time posting since joining this platform. I’m interested in connecting with someone who is open to HR mentoring. I’ve been in HR now for about six years and have never had a mentor. I’ve been relying mostly on SHRM and other people in the company for feedback. Even if it’s for feedback, I would really appreciate it. Thank you!
How to take advantage of per diem budget? eg, Amazon gift cards from Cvs, Starbucks gift cards etc. Also is it allowed and these transactions be tracked by the firm?
Is this a viable exit opportunity????
Responded to medical rfe. It was from SC, not a local FO. Does it mean they won’t probably ask me to do an interview locally?
Do you go through your SO's phone? If yes, why?
What’s the difference in the types of exit opps between MBB and B4 consultants? Is the gap really as big as people make it or does it mainly come down to networking, relevant skills, and luck?
Got my Uplift desk today 🥰, literally best wfh purchase I've made. Bring on the last minute deliverables and pls fix's, do it, make my day! Thanks wellness fund 😬🤓
Now under a week to 6 nights at St Regis Princeville Kauai. No work laptop, just my wife, baby boy, beautiful sunsets and expensive drinks. First real family vacation!
I just got an interview for a dream job in my dream city.... right after accepting an offer, also a great job but not in the city I want to end up in... do i move forward with the interview?
95% +Utilization, got a 4 of 5. (no raise, no bonus). I was benched last year due to awaiting my clearance (missed utilization) and got a 3 of 5 with a raise and bonus.
Hi folks! I am new to interviewing. Any tips on how to prepare for an initial phone interview with a recruiter for a position I applied for? What kind of questions should I be expecting? Thanks !
Anyone here exit to PE post b school? Did you have PE experience prior. Am hearing even I go to hsw, you need PE experience to get back to a PE vp. I’ve heard just a few few shops hire mbb finance project folks
My new employer has given me $400 for WFH office expenses. I already have 2 monitors, a decent office chair, keyboard, and mouse. What should I spend the money on?
I’m a 2nd year and effectively just ran a deal on my own with the partner. It ran smoothly, I got praise from the partner, and the partner said that they trust me to do most stuff without their sign off (so no need to check with them in future unless I’m really unsure). Generally there is one or two mid levels above me, and I find it way harder to do my job when they are managing me. They like to keep me on the bench, get me to do minor tasks and don’t let me take responsibility and ownership.
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