Accenture Manager salary expectations/ negotiations? (7 YOE, 3 years Big4, currently in Top MBA program) looking at LA office
Just got a job offer with significant raise and will be a change in job role😃. How should I go about talking with my current people manager about the move? I want to keep good relationship with this manager. I’m planning to apply to MBA this Fall (around Sept/Oct 2021) and will need recommendation letters, and would love to discuss with her NOW about writing me a recommendation letters around August (which is after I leave the company already). Very anxious about this move 😟
Just found out I got into NYU (full time MBA). I applied pretty early and I interviewed on Oct 30. Heads up for other people applying - they didn’t call me, just got an email saying my application status was updated. Good luck everyone!
Why do some post-MBA consultants only take 2 years to make EM while others take 3 years? Practice driven? Ambition driven? Hours spent on a studies? McKinsey & Company
I’m sponsored from Deloitte at my mba program and I’m planning to rerecruit for MBB. Some of my classmates and others in the program really question why I would do this. I personally did a lot of research into comp and it seems like MBB definitely would exceed in just a few years after mba. I guess just looking for opinions, is this an irresponsible plan? Or do you guys think getting MBB is def worth giving up my sponsorship
So I got an offer to do a Dphil program in machine learning from a top UK school, I also got an MBA offer here in the US. I am reading articles about how much AI researchers are making and I am pretty mindblown so I think I will choose it over the MBA. I hope I'm not completely blowing it.
How is PE recruiting out of Tuck with pre-MBA PE experience (LMM/MM)? I plan to apply to non-HS M7s as well but personally want to go to Tuck.
Good penetration tester but have a biz background (undergrad & masters). Want to transition to mgmt consulting. Possible at all or is a career transition or MBA required? Don’t hate my work just ?ing
Putting MBA after your name is dumb...prove me wrong
I'm a Tech Risk SC, but have an accounting/finance background. I'm doing the FRM now for broader cert experience, is it worth doing CA long term in my area?
Veteran | MBA candidate looking to pivot into D&I strategy. Thoughts on general HR vs diversity recruiting?
Can’t decide between Cornell’s Metro vs. Americas EMBA program. They both seem to be great and offer an Cornell MBA upon graduation. Americas costs about 155k while the Metro NY costs 205k. Both programs are 60 credits in different formats. I can’t seem to understand the difference in price. I like the Americas program because of its flexibility (can attend from selected cities across the US so I would not be stuck in NY). I like the Metro NY for the in-person classroom environment.
23 and looking to apply to MBA in ~3 years. What do I need to do to better my chances for an M7? Context: Mid-level undergrad with 3.79 GPA, top of class performer at IBM, have Negotiation Mastery and Disruptive Strategy certifications from HBS, not sure what to work on next.
Does the CMA have any value add or nah?
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 .
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?
Currently a Manager at KPMG Strat with MBA (6YOE) - wondering what L4/5 I should aim for at FB and Google. Thanks!
Currently a post-MBA returning consultant at MBB. What firms should I target with significant Private Equity Ops groups or value teams? Have to leave after 2 years in consulting because I was sponsored but want to make sure that I understand the point at which I should be reaching out, etc.
Is there a law that says if you freelance for a company for more than a month, you can sign up for their healthcare?
Is 120k an acceptable salary for Dallas, Texas? I’m taking a pay cut to move there from San Francisco
Ladies, looking for advice on when to tell job that I’m expecting. I am due early November. I’m on the bench, so being considered for multiple rolls. I’d start and then have to go on leave 2-3 months later. Any advice? Are there any specific rules? I was thinking of telling HR 30days out to start leave conversation. TIA!
I found out this week during an exit interview that a senior male ex colleague had been regularly sexually inappropriate, physically and verbally for over a year to this individual.
Microsoft Teams is driving me crazy. I feel like I’m always at work. Yesterday I was at a family bbq and I was constantly getting pinged. Every time I get a message notification I feel like I’m about to have a panic attack.
DCA is a cluster right now. Been on the ground almost an hour now waiting on a gate to open.
Question regarding Salaried Employees and sick days. I’ve never worked in a company where, as a salaried employee, I had to deduct SICK days from my PTO. What are your practices?
I am all for giving back but some people cannot afford to. One client has 1m in an IRA with no other liquid assets + 80k credit card debt. Called today wanting 70k for home improvements.
Fishes, from your personal exp., if you get a call from the company HR to talk more about the role you applied, how certain/ time frame you could look at for interview with the team?
What is a reasonable offer from Google for a Cloud Customer Engineer role in NYC? Less than 5 YOE. Would appreciate breakdown but base, bonus, and stocks. Current TC: 115
Going into MBB as an associate or internal growth strategy manager for large start up (Airbnb, Wework type). What would you take and why?
Client asks us to design a poster for an IMAX movie that features how blockbuster movies are made. One of the key features in the movie is King Kong so we featured it prominently on the poster as well. Client asks seriously whether we need to be concerned about offending an African American audience. I shit you not! Arguably my most jaw dropping moment in this business.
In honor of National Voter Registration Day, The New Yorker released the transcript of a previously unpublished interview with James Baldwin, who gave a first-hand account of "Freedom Day 1963," a Black voter-registration drive in Selma, Alabama. Baldwin's descriptions from that day are so vivid and detailed that you can feel the fear and anger of the event. If you have a couple of minutes, I highly recommend you read it.
If I was at an IPG agency, left for a few years and went to a another IPG agency, what’s the situation with PTO - I’ve heard you go back to your last number of days off from your previous IPG agency? Like I had about 30 days when I left, so I wouldn’t want to go back down to like 10 days Interpublic Group
Don’t MBA programs most want the people who don’t need/want to go to business school (Private equity associates already making tons, successful startup founders, etc)? Seems like they don’t really want anyone who actually needs business school for their career.
If you went to business school, would you count that in your YOE? For example, if you have 4 years experience pre MBA, 2 years in business school and then 3 years post MBA, would your YOE be 9 or 7?
Saw over 15% jump for homeowners insurance vs last year’s same policy. Is this due to high material cost or what? Is this widespread impact on home insurance premiums?
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