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Cloud Certifications: I️ use aws technologies at work but has cloud certification really helped get a promo or raise in salary. My Aws CSA associate is expiring in few months, I️ need to sit for SA pro. Is it even worth it ?
I’ve been thinking about getting an MBA, but don’t really see the financial return. Paying $120k+ for two years and not working. If you got an MBA, did you see the value in salary or other benefits?
What is the value prop of an MBA? I want one mainly for the school’s branding, but it’s hard to justify that at a ~500k opportunity cost.
Need some Advice.. I have 9 years healthcare experience with 5 in Healthcare Data Analytics. I have an MBA. Do you think it is worth adding a Health Finance and Management certification from John Hopkins University?
Has anyone actually done the Cybervista CISSP prep class and passed the exam? I’m hearing some great things about their Sec+ course, but crickets (or onesie/twosie negative reviews).
For GRE, do schools care about your writing scores? I heard they don’t, just wanted to confirm if true and whether that differs between MBA vs non MBA
Best way to study for AWS cloud practitioner certification? (Not very technical but hoping to learn)
What’s the incentive to stay in Big 4 Advisory post MBA when MBB offers accelerated promotions, larger comp increases YoY, etc? I understand having gratitude is good but just genuinely wondering
Thoughts on the CPHIMS certification? Valuable or just another cert cash grab from HIMSS?
What happens if you quit and your firm paid for your cpa prep? Do I have to pay my firm back or do I not have an access to cpa prep course? I’m going to ask my firm before I quit but want to make sure I’m not expecting to spend 3k before I quit
Let’s discuss gender pay gaps by assessing our own discrepancies. I’ll start. I’m a 29 YO female, almost 6 years experience total, at a 115 base, guaranteed 126 if I meet utilization, with potential for more bonus. No target school or MBA. I’m happy with where I’m at, but are my male counterparts on here making more or relatively the same?
Has anyone transitioned from Deloitte to McKinsey as a non-MBA masters? How did you make the transition? How is the culture different? What are the pros/cons?
How much would the following affect my admissions chances?: Recently promoted FDD Manager (10/1). Looking at some senior financial analyst/fp&a positions. If I were to take one would this hurt me? Would send adcom the update and explain I’m looking for some financial forecasting/industry experience (post mba goal is IB)
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Is KPMG Strategy tied to specific offices in the US? Also, do they recruit from MBA programs?
OTS is growing rapidly and leadership has asked us SMs to assist with recruiting. One of our needs is for cybersecurity and data privacy consultants interested in M&A e.g. CISSP, CISA, CIPP, CIPM, etc
Would a SHRM certification be beneficial for a consultant in organization strategy? Anyone in a similar boat?
Anyone have insight into Goodwin’s remote positions? They aren’t listed on their careers page.
What is the actual business benefit of agencies winning a bucket of awards? As in, does it affect the bottom line through clients seeking certain agencies out, or is it for staff to chase the $$$?
Decided that I’m leaving audit today. Trying to understand the full range of opportunities in forensics. Will have my CPA and CFE. So far, I understand that there are client-serving firms like FTI and then the B4 will have forensics arms as well. What are some other forensic accounting roles? Pros and cons? Better than audit? Honestly just looking to learn anything.
Folks I am from Germany. I have seen MBB hiring culture is very diff than from the US/UK. For consulting roles whether be strategy/implementation/sector-specific they prefer folks with Masters or Ph.D. rather than MBAs from top B schools around the globe. Is it true?
I think I already know the answer to this but I’m evaluation my current situation. 2100 hours a year and $80k pay working in insurance defense at an AmLaw 200 firm in Florida. This is below market no?
I’m taking a few calls for new opps at a couple different firms and wanted to get a pulse on feelings from folks who actually work there to help me narrow it down. Agencies are: Weber Shandwick, Ruder Finn, FleishmanHillard and a smaller boutique called LifeSci Communications. From The sounds of other threads on here, I’m nervous about WS. Looking for a read on Work/Life balance, how well staffed they are, avg pay range (VP level), PTO/holidays/benefits, etc. So, how do you like working there?
I was working with a racist bigot client before covid hit and tonight I'm especially glad I don't have to fly in to see his stupid face in the morning. I'm glad none of us have to go into an office after nights like tonight.
Are there any Salesforce projects in China? Would love to travel to a mega city there (Shanghai, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, etc.) to experience the culture and apply my technical knowledge there.
Shameless plug to a LinkedIn post that I wrote yesterday. Lists upon lists of remote companies including EMEA/APAC roles. https://www.linkedin.com/posts/chris-day-2021_opentowork-remotejobs-fishbowlapp-activity-6857385362189299712-Lboo
Planning on going to the NY Giants @ SF 49ers game, anybody have some travel tips about going to the game at Levi's Stadium and any good tailgating ideas? It's a Monday Night Game
Tips on how to best push back at your client when they’re wrong, without sounding combative or argumentative?
Does staying at a job too long make you less marketable? A CFO who worked at a company for over a decade and was fired because of cut backs was hired for temp work. An accounting manager of 6 years was hired for tech support. How does this happen?
Anyone here work for any of the LBMC offices in Tennessee and willing to share their experience? I’ve been working for Deloitte for 5 years and considering applying to a regional firm in hopes of a lighter work load. But I know moving to a smaller firm doesn’t always mean less work. I am in tax so any insight into that specifically would be much appreciated!
Anyone in Deloitte Strategy and Analytics that could give me a referral? Top performer in my current practice but want to leave due to the lack of diversity at the management level.
Any B4 to MBB experienced hires (excluding MBA recruiting) here? Would love to hear about any advice you have about applying.
Getting staffed on a year long project with extensive travelling while I am pregnant. Do people travel during their third trimester? Or is it better to reveal it? I am 9 weeks pregnant.
Craziest stories about people getting fired?
TFW your parents say they don't know where you live so you book them into a Westin on points. Welcome home, mom and dad
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