Do associates @ other strategy shops spend a lot of time sourcing/conducting interviews?
How difficult was the third round interview for Guidehouse with partners and directors? Mine’s next week and I’m not sure what to expect :/
Do recruiters tend to ghost candidates a lot in the consulting industry? I've had 2 recruiters in the past week from top 4 firms approach me and cancel the initial interview a day prior and never reach out again.
Recently interviewed with an external firm, cleared all rounds and a presentation. External HR emails me today asking “do you have few minutes to connect tomorrow” What would be the possible outcome? How does that sound, please share your thoughts 🙏🏽
For those who have made/making the move from FDD over to FP&A, how do you address the lack of financial modeling skills in interviewing? Seems like a big gap when at Manager or above level when that’s one of the biggest parts of the FP&A function.
What is the best way to prep for case interviews if you don’t know anyone you can do live practice cases with? Was anyone else able to adequately prepare without doing live cases?
Is it a bad idea to tell my coach I’m interviewing for industry roles? He has a lot of connections since he’s a partner, so I was thinking maybe he could help place me somewhere.
I m interviewing for a BSA Salesforce role at Google. What can i expect in first round of Solution Design phone call. What skills do I need to refresh. Any guideline is much appreciated as I am giving an interview after 3 years.
Upcoming interview for Mckinsey’s RADAR team. Anyone have any insight into what I might expect? McKinsey & Company
Anyone quit B4 before lining up another job? I’ve been interviewing for a couple of roles and haven’t gotten any green lights yet but I honestly dread the thought of going back to work tomorrow.
Is it normal for Director MC at Big 4 (11 years exp) to have to take a case interview when looking at MBB?
I have a job interview tomorrow, and I’m so prepared, I’m so ready to go! I want this job so badly!! EEEKKK ✨can everyone just send in some good vibes! ✨
Tips for staying calm and focused before 2 back to back interviews this afternoon? I feel prepped but don’t want to break my focus
Has anyone interviewed for a data specialist or product development position at YipitData? Looked over Glassdoor and saw there is a substantial take home assessment. I wanted to see if anyone could verify and share their experience. Thank you!
How do you guys construct your cover letters? I’ve been applying to a bunch of places with no response, so I really don’t know what works. Been trying to find ways to make it stand out. Go into how I love their work (even when I think it’s meh) and speak to more than what’s on my resume. In your opinion, is this more of the time to just talk business - my accomplishments, experience, and why that helps?
Any Salesforce AEs here? Applying/looking, and curious if there is a “preferred” business unit to sell to? They are obviously different industry sectors, just curious WLB/happiness levels and salary differences A few options below: Insurance Marketing Cloud Data & Identity Manufacturing Retail
Would you choose an investment job at a private, partner-owned long only fund where you’re guaranteed to never lose your job& can be a multimillionaire; or at a very top L/S HF where the bottom performers are fired each year, but you could make multimillions in a good year? Another related q, would you forego the offer at the first place to potentially get the offer at the second place, knowing it’s very competitive? Assume you’re target background, at another top fund, good work ethics
ACN: Can charge to central training instead of pto if I'm going to take classroom training and certification?
Who brings a crying baby on a 6am flight? 🙄
Felling a little conflicted: I have an interview to exit consulting into industry. They are offering a 50% increase in salary, no travel. On the other hand, I love my current team and client but...
How is the Deals Capital Projects team at PwC? I just got an invite for the video interview
Would anyone consider hiring an award winning CD to work remote for a year? I’m relocating to a different time zone to help my parents.
I report to a VP who also handles HR. I am working on building FCPA policies and a compliance program. Today she told me she needs to check with an outside attorney to see if CA law will cause issues for us. . . I just need to vent. I’m trying to figure out why is she paying me, but then again I totally shouldn’t care!! I’ve learned my lesson. Don’t report to someone with no legal background.
Currently considering offers from 2 big 4 firms for entry level audit opportunities. I’m a bit concerned about the burn out that everybody’s talking about in PA￼. Any advice on how to avoid it or at least minimize the effects?
What will be the salary expected slab for SAP ARIBA with 3 years and 8 months experience? Current CTC : 8.5 LPA Trying for Big4 or Accenture .
How do you ask for a raise when you know your CCO is going to start by saying he went above and beyond for you and really did his best. But you know you are underpaid.
Hey guys, looking for SDE/SWE 1 role. I am trying to transition from a mid level Support career to Dev. Looking for opportunities from Microsoft to other FAANG companies. Anyone please guide, help and possibly refer.
Need to give notice to my firm tomorrow. Feeling overcome with emotion (guilt, nostalgia, excitement and trepidation). I don't think it will go well because it's a small firm, and I am very close to the partners, but need to move on to achieve career goals (and maintain sanity--I have a great relationship with my colleagues but there is a toxic culture). Truly think that my mentor will see this as a personal betrayal and blow up at me, and I'm sad to burn the bridge. Any words of encouragement?
Does anyone know how much of balanced vacation/PTOs gets paid when you leave Accenture in California ? Is it capped at 240 ? I have 350 hours or so. Thank you
Is it wrong that I like when people leave or get fired? Not like I get joy from misfortune but I love the drama and scoop
At a boutique firm for just over a year, I know this isn’t the best place for my growth, but a promotion is coming. Am I better of sticking around or try to go to MBB or big 4 at an associate level?
How hard would it be to make the jump from designer to art director? For context, when applying for this job I thought I would be a designer with some ideation opportunities (there are no Junior Art Directors in our creative hierarchy). Craving for more ideation/big-thinking art direction in my next gig.
H1B stanping question - I just got my h1b renewed, but i need to travel in december to Asia and likely the place im travelling to will not return my passport before i have to return to the US due to christmas and new years holidays. If i go to Toronto, Canada before this and try to get the stamp before asia trip can i work while im getting the stamping done? Or is that illegal? Im afraid of taking too much vacation time across both trips.
PwC fish - Does the firm allow reverse rollovers into the 401k? In other words, can you roll assets from another 401k into the PwC 401k?
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