Can I ask my senior associate for a recommendation for my MBA application? Is that too low of a level?
Question on Wharton - do you all think Wharton these days prefers people with some sort of tech background and entrepreneurship goals post MBA? I’m imagining W is trying to catch up with H/S on tech and entrepreneurship fronts but it’s just my guess. A follow up question - is entrepreneurship truly not competitive at W?
I switched industries from Architecture / Planning into IT. I’m just getting my feet wet and have my CSM and working towards my PMP. What other things should I look into in order to have a successful career in IT project management? Goal is to make it to the big five someday soon.
Hi Fishes, i am currently looking for a job change. My current role and responsibilities are as follows: Role : Technology analyst Technology : Tableau desktop, Tableau server, Tableau prep, Advance SQL, Python Development methodologies: Agile, waterfall Certification: SQL intermediate and advance (hackerrank), python basic and intermediate ( hackerrank), currently preparing for alteryx and tableau data analyst certifications Work experience : 5 Years Any referrals will be highly appreciated.
I exited to FAANG from big4 and part of me is seriously thinking about getting an mba to go to mbb. Does that make any sense?
Thoughts on Goizueta? I think the city of Atlanta boasts a lot of diversity and I am curious about what that means for MBA opportunities
Anyone currently hold or in pursuit of a CGEIT certification? And what was/is your motivating factor?
What are my chances at a top MBA program. Preferably Harvard.. African American/ African descent GPA: 3.6 Normal state school university. Majored in Accounting. 3 years at Big 4 2 years doing Economic consulting at top tier firm. Various opportunities disaplaying leadership on my resume from undergrad and post undergrad. GMAT: have no taken what should I aim for? My goal is to get into a top MBA what do I need to do?
I have a decision between a full-time offer from Simon-Kucher & Partners OR Accenture Strategy. I’m leaning ACN/SKP, 60/40. I would love to get people’s input. Considerations: interesting project work, people + culture, potential exit opportunities - consulting/PE, optionality of type of exit industry, MBA program. Consulting
I am from Data Analytics background (YOE: 6 yrs). Want to learn about Cloud Computing. Should I learn about their architecture and do certification of the same or can directly for go for Data Engineering in AWS/Azure??
Advanced doctorate degree and MBA, starting FT at MBB soon. Thinking about spending a year or so at MBB and then considering startups or VC investing in the healthcare space. I’ve seen post MBA PE exists from MBB, but what are the VC exit ops like? Does MBB help? How easy/hard to get partner track without operating or startup experience? What about for later stage stuff like growth equity? (Not interested in PE).
Real Talk: New Year, New Goal. Share your age, NW and goal for this year. To start off - 38, 650k, 800k
AI Engineer or Data Science certification?
Hi fishes, I am working as associate consultant at Infosys (Lifesciences) since 8 months CTC- 7.5 How much CTC should I expect while applying in new company ? Expecting 17 to 18 CTC is proper ?? Please suggest Qualification- B.pharm MBA- NMIMS Prior to MBA- one year experience in pharma sales
Experience hire expecting an offer from Deloitte of senior solutions engineer asset management systems; with MBA and 10 plus years of experience with boutique firms. What's a reasonable expectation?
Has anyone made the transition to MBB or Big4 strategy consulting after getting an MBA? If so, how did recruiting view deal advisory experience and how has your transition been? Kind of specific, but worth a shot.
Is an MBA somewhat required to be able to properly start and manage a company? I'm talking at a "skills" level. I don't have economics background and was wondering what could be the best path to get that knowledge, on the highest grade possible. This summer I got a certificate in "Strategic Management", but that's just a really small part of what I need, of course.
Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company BCG vs Bain? I am lucky to have two offers for same city same level. I like both firms and no strong “cultural” preferences between the two. I am interested in transitioning to a PE investment team (MF) or staying in consulting long-term w/ MBA sponsorship. Bain PEG is commercially stronger but heard it doesn’t make a meaningful difference. Think BCG in general has a slightly larger reputation, esp. internationally. What factors should I be considering?
I was recently laid off and was approached for a 3-month remote freelance job as an Account Supervisor. I’m new to freelance and wondering how do I calculate my hourly rate? I have 8 years of agency experience, and was approached by the agency directly.
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I was offered a role as an enterprise account executive at a tech company. Base pay is 100K OTE is 200K. I’m pretty nervous because I’ve never been an account executive, but I do have 15 years of sales experience particularly in the field I’m selling into which is real estate. I never thought they’d offer me the job. Is this a fair deal? Do tech companies give equity for these positions? Thanks.
I am really lonely at work. Even in the office, I find it hard to chat with my coworkers and no one particularly wants to talk to me.
I am an MD with more than 18 years of drug development experience. Would love to provide clinical development and scientific consulting to startups or investing companies as a side role. Does anyone has any thoughts on how to begin? I have never done it, but will like to explore that path.
My husband has been in training the entire time we’ve been together and it’s been really tough on us. He’s finally done and about to make $$$ but he suddenly told me he’s not happy and wants to get divorced. I’m devastated and pissed that he’s leaving when things were about to get so much better for us (relationship-wise, stress-wise, financially, etc). I make more than him now but suddenly all of my plans are over. Was planning to start my own business but now I have to stay in a job I hate
How much %hike in salary can you expect when moving from S2 to S3 within EY Advisory but having joined the firm only 5 months before year-end?
I'm a KPMG associate. I got an offer as a strategic advisor at Aon for 2x my current pay. Would you take it? No idea what Aon culture is like. Any insight?
What are some niche project experiences or proficiencies MBB would value seeing from a Big 4 applicant?
This statement made by a colleague infuriates me: “HR has the responsibility but not the authority to change disinterested leadership" Just makes me think what's the point then? Do you agree?
Starting salary at the associate level for JPMorgan Chase in the NYC/NJ area? Currently have ~5 YOE in the risk sector. Entering the next stages of the interview process but would be moving from a LCOL area to a HCOL area so not totally sure and don’t want to lowball myself.
What is the payscale like at UHG for a Product Manager? I’m a BA with 3 yrs exp and 12.75LPA
Yes, I should have known better... but a few questions... Someone came to me with an idea for a physical product. I agreed to work with him for an hourly rate (not under any contract). I helped with some of the work until I realized that I was adding way more value than an hourly rate. Negotiated some equity, but nothing under legal paperwork. I completed all of the design work and worked with his attorney for the utility patent (not paid). I was not included on the patent... is this legal?
Boarding the plane late. Flight attendant: "Ma'am, These bins are for only first class passengers." Me: Pulls out first class ticket Black women sitting next to me yells: Boop! This made my week!
Lateraling back to Biglaw as of counsel in super-busy life science niche with 1800 billables requirement. 20+ years in practice (went to ls right out of kindergarten of course;). Position is def non-cookie cutter/lockstep so would really appreciate impressions on salary (500?) and signing bonus (?? no recruiter or referral so I’m thinking that $ at minimum on the table?). Been going round in head so long I need fresh eyes!
Remote jobs. Varying levels of experience. Watching Jeopardy on Netflix. Not doing a ton of the background leg work. Note: I'm not associated with any of these jobs, just poking through job boards.
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