Hi All. Currently an SA going on Manager with MBA and 5 yoe, promo this year is pretty set. Have since moved from PwC to another B4. Have an offer from an early stage tech startup in a non tech role and would appreciate support evaluating it. Offer is for - 160k base. 50k equity. 4 year vest. Overall, startup seems like it is in a great position to do well. Thoughts on the offer? Is it fair? When negotiating, what levers and component of comp is best to target? Thanks!
Any idea about Point B consulting? Someone reached out to me for a Principal role in financial services. Any insights regarding work, WLB, culture is highly appreciated.
What were all yalls post-MBA salaries? What do you think the salary floor should be to make it worthwhile? HCOL city
Hello Fishes. I have received positive feedback from KPMG interviews for consultant position and have submitted documents. It has been 4 days since I haven't received any call for negotiation or offer letter. How long does it take to get that? Has anyone faced that much delay in getting KPMG offer letter/call for negotiation?
A few friends of mine were contacted by a recruiter but I wasn’t. They sent the link for the application and I ended up applying to that role around a week ago. Is there still a chance or not? Mind you: they got the invite for the hireview a day or two after applying
Would CBS J-term make sense if you want to transition from MBB to a US start-up or FAANG?
Generalist🐠at MBB: do corp dev roles at FAANG, or operational VC/PE roles, care that you were a “generalist” when exiting? I’ve been approached for data analytics roles at MBB (some specialized), but everyone tells me to go generalist when starting....
Hi all, Can anyone refer me in life sciences consulting? B.Pharm grad + MBA (new IIM) with 2.5 years of pre MBA work ex in pharma R&D (Drug safety/pharmacovigilance). Working as an SAP consultant in Deloitte (US offices in India) since Aug-2020.
Has anyone ever reported repeated micro-aggressions from a partner that were taking a toll on your mental health to HR or otherwise? If so, what approach did you take? Would doing it during an exit interview be a good idea? Or is it perhaps better to just leave the firm without saying anything to avoid burning bridges?
Are many teams travelling again at MBB? Has your firm given any guidance about what to expect in the near future?
Current CISA. Is it worth getting CFE?
Genpact reached out to me for an executive role within supply chain. Role seems remote ..any thoughts on working within genpact ? what kind of work is done, how are the hours, how are the clients and coworkers ? thank u !
Does anyone have a holistic nutritionist certification? Would love to talk to someone who has gotten one and what they’re doing with their certification.
Can you trade options while working at MBB?
Can anyone please refer or connect me to a recruiter. 1yr experience as a business consultant (contract ) MBA, MSC. Looking for Business Analyst or consulting roles.
Anyone has good advices on mba admission essays? Can I read your essays if you don’t mind :) applying for mba schools right now. I have a masters already, not sure if it will help that much for my career?
Would you take Wharton at full price or Fuqua with $100k total scholarship? Looking to move into MBB, IB, or Corp strat (MBB/IB at Wharton or MBB/Corp strat at Fuqua)
Want to switch to another company with better work life balance. Currently working with EY India, joined in Mid 2020 after MBA. Want backend roles with decent work life and weeknds off.
Need some advice: Is Power BI a good skill to have for good exit opp in Strategy Consulting or big Tech? On the bench and I’m getting staffed to a Power BI role. Im afraid it may hurt my exit opp.
Best cat trees for apartments? Think small space + 1 tabby + 1 kitten ragdoll (1 year old)! Trying to save my couch and rug LOL. Did buy a small 2x3 that they can use.
Hello Fishes. I have received positive feedback from KPMG interviews for consultant position and have submitted documents. I was told I will be getting a call from HR for negotiation in a day or two and then final offer letter will be rolled out. It has been 4 working days and I haven't been contacted yet. Has anyone faced such delay? Or Is it something I should be concerned about?
Just got on the bench.. How long can I prolong this beach time until I get a warning? Analyst level and 100% chargeability YTD
Expecting a promotion at end of the year, and a pay bump. Is this mean no regular 2%-3% merit increase?
Thinking of exiting to Salesforce, competitive programs role. Any insight here on pay (including shares), wlb, type of work, career progression, culture? UK based but appreciate any insight. Thanks
If someone joins on Dec 14, will they get December salary or have to wait till January end ?
New consultant here - when people talk about Strategy & Operations, what exactly is the operations side and what do they do? Coming from the perspective of the B4 firms having the more prestigious S&O group, but also having a separate supply chain/operations group? What’s the difference between the two ops groups?
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
Is the cfp as hard as people says it is?
Hey all, I seriously can’t find any Philadelphia-based Big 4 management consultant job openings other than a few senior manager or higher positions. Otherwise, they are all tax audit or tech consulting. Are the analyst/associate/senior management consultant roles titled differently? FYI, I had trouble with this pre-covid. Thank you
What hotel branch should I become loyal to? New joiner to consulting and was going to commit to Marriott but heard it’s getting bad..
Is anyone else having difficulty when teaching pronouns now with non-binary terms? My students insist on the fact that Susan doesn’t have to be she it could be they. Answer key says she. How do we handle this?!?!
In search of advice here: I have a hybrid background in design and management. I have an opportunity to join a team as a designer and am also getting traction on an application for account management. I feel comfortable and excited doing both. How can I decide on which avenue to take? Which is better for long term growth and $$? Both options are roughly same salary. One is fully WFH one is temp WFH with 2-3day in office next spring.
Is this place for gender/sexual minorities as well? I'm a gay transgender man, but as I'm white, I'm not sure if I belong here.
When moving companies, is it better to rollover to your new employer’s 401K or personal IRA?
The first CFP is a bunch of bull crap! Georgia over Alabama. All of the Big Ten getting shafted. WHAT GIVES??!!
Had a recruiter reach out for an S3 position at EY’s FSRM Traded Products, Risk, and Capital group. Can anyone give me some insight into the group? Is it large scale transformations, PMO-heavy, or do they have a big digital component to delivery as well? Toxicity in the practice? They also mentioned targeting 130-135 base. Does that sound about right? I have 3YoE but second year SA. Any help is appreciated!
Anyone at Google Toronto willing to connect? Exploring roles at the Toronto office, would love to connect and learn more about the culture and work
Does life get easier post-MBA?
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