Trying to exit into FAANG but know it may be a long shot involving a handful of rejections. Meanwhile got approached by a number of recruiters for a) smaller emerging startup <but need to shift geo>, and b) major banks for in-house strategy. I’ll proceed with interviews with a) since it will give me a flavour of tech recruiting, but should I even go through with interview process for b)? Thoughts? Fyi, have not interviewed in 4+ years!
Any insight as to the DC market for litigation mid levels? Coming from out of town, but hearing the opportunities are far slimmer than a transactional role
1. Is it true that McKinsey & Company has a 2 year ban? 2. If I am planning to matriculate into an MBA program this fall and got rejected by Mck this spring, does this mean I cannot recruit for their internship? 3. Would changing email address do anything?
I'm an engineer w/ BS/MS, have had engineer, PM and Tech Sales roles. I am interested in consulting and would love to speak more with some current employees about a referral! I am curious about the different job functions available. I've taken the GMAT as well to apply to MBA programs, unsure about how important bschool is in order to break into consulting.
Have any US 🐠 gone abroad for their MBA? Looking at LBS / HEC. Pros, cons? Not looking to exit into MBB, FAANG.
On a new project serving in a Product Manager role, any certifications, courses, books etc you’d recommend?
I posted this in the Job Board bowl, but thought I might leave it here as well. Senior Copywriter role in New Orleans. Will consider remote. https://peteramayer.com/careers
Do any of the top consulting firms have analytics roles (preferably not super technical) that don’t require weekly travel?
What is referral bonus for an SM at EY or PwC?
Step out on faith - Current big4 Strategy consultant looking for an opportunity to pivot to an MBB role. Any partners looking to hire a MBA with a diverse background? I can provide email.
CMT vs CAIA? I currently work in sales for an asset manager and have an MBA. Would like a designation, one that’s applicable to asset management and has some status/recognition. Appreciate any thoughts or insights. (Also dont want to take CFA)￼￼￼
I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...
Just accepted a role at a pharma company. Not entirely sure if I will pass a drug test, should I bring it up with HR? What are the consequences for failing a client drug test?
What are the best consulting firms for someone with a TS/SCI with FSP? Non staffing roles. I’d rather do strategy, transformation, tech integration, etc...
According to Booth's interim report, one-third of the Class of 2020 are currently unemployed. This is not a pretty outlook. Anyone heard any stories from newly MBA graduates?
Got an offer for a combo - technical accounting and PMO position at a smaller bank. 15% increase and the role that I would ideally want to have, but 3 month away from Senior Manager promo/bonus/etc.
My hardly working co worker has fallen asleep leaving me to pick up her slack… 😾 worst part is she is too cute to be angry at… 👿
Moving to NYC from Australia. Want to know what to expect as an Account Supervisor. 5 years exp across local and intl brands, the kicker is that its been in brand partnerships, and not ATL. Thoughts?
Has anybody adopted or considering to adopt. I am torn :( Multiple failed cycles. Next option is donor but insurance wont cover it, even though anthem says about donor in the policy. Anyone use Deloitte insurance for donor egg? If we have to pay 50k out of pocket, is it really worth it or better to adopt?
Really afraid that MBAs will go back to remote and that I will waste the opportunity to get the time of my life
I need INTENSIVE case interview coaching. (probably 10-12 weeks of daily sessions). Where should I look and how long should I be casing before submitting the application? I’m especially concerned about spending $5,000 just to get dinged at the resume stage. Any tips on how to navigate that?
Hello all - looking for an outside consultancy firm/company that evaluates and provides recommendations around talent development (I.e, competencies, talent review and successions planning)? It would need to be reasonable on pricing as well. We don’t have top self budget.
A little over a year ago, I posted about my boss making constant comments about my salary. Most comments said I must not have been performing well. I want to update that he was fired, not me.
New manager salary (B4) in SF Bay Area?
Thoughts on Zoom job interview dress code? My instinct is a tailored dress or nice blouse. I feel like a blazer could come off as too formal but curious to know your thoughts/if anyone here has experience. Thanks in advance!
Hey fish! Have a question on work authorization. If I have an H1B and wife’s on the dependent EAD (after I-140) and I go out of country to work with same company. Does her EAD still continue to be valid? Or does it invalidate the moment the primary visa holder is out of the US.
What do firms actually look at when evaluating people for partnership? I feel like the majority of partners in my section lack organization, leadership ability, management skills, or even good client management skills. It seems more like they were just the ones that stuck around and kept billing a ton. Is this the norm?
Left on vacation with the boyfriend, 1 hour into the drive realized I forgot my Switch at home 🤦🏼♀️ Effectively adding 2 hours to our trip to go back for it, hope this dumb sea otter event doesn’t lead to me getting dumped on vacay 🙃
The internet has been scaring me about flying while pregnant. Any past/current moms who flew frequently? (For work or pleasure) Up to how many weeks in your pregnancy did you fly?
Anyone elected to be treated as a resident for Tax purposes after H1B kicked in from Oct 1st, although you did not meet substantial presence test ? Which tax prep did you use?
Anyone know how to get the underlying dataset for the Bing Coronavirus tracker? Or a similar data set?
DOJ will reissue a sentencing proposal for Stone after Trump complained about it being “unfair” on Twitter. Raise your hand if you think he will issue a pardon for Stone eventually.
Any rumors of PWC joining the parental leave arms race? EY and Deloitte upped theirs to 16 weeks paid leave, while Don Draper PwC kicks new parents in the nuts and tells them to get back on the road
How is the financial services consulting different across MBB? In terms of service offerings, areas of focus, culture
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