What got you interested in a career in Finance? Be honest even if it was just to get paid.

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I enjoy speaking to people about financial matters. Big believer in the Pay it Forward concept and this was the best way for me to accomplish this goal.

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Former social worker. I'm passionate about helping people, but want to make a decent living. I also needed to be challenged intellectually.

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After teaching for almost 2 decades I was considering a career move and started investigating where I was for retirement. Didn't like the answer but was fascinated by the topic.

Fell into it. Liberal Arts, Latin American studies major. Walked into MLynch international as a temp. Never looked back. It was an exciting place to be. There was money to be made and I did it.

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Money is something everyone has to use yet the financial literacy rates are horrendous. The world desperately needs us. It happens to pay well (eventually) so it’s a winner for me

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I really don’t know what I’m doing but over the last 3 years I’ve just consumed information, spewed out big words in updates, attended meetings without saying anything and my salary went from $60,000 to $140,000 (with job changes)

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Starting to plan my exit and am so confused as to how to start. SC at Deloitte, 6 yrs of technical Salesforce experience, but the last year was in non-dev roles (PM, tech lead, functional lead, etc). Do I shoot for manager/senior manager/director/avp roles? Any help would be appreciated!

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Looks like a NYC classroom...

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Advice to directors, senior managers, MDs and partners applying to Google 1. Google is growing slowly. Gcp is growing really fast. Make sure you know where you are applying 2. Sales and sales related roles are growing the fastest. 3. You will not get a team to do your work for you - all the stuff you used to delegate. You will need to do that now. 4. The people that run teams are called managers. They do the following a) scoping work b) staffing c) people mgmt.

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A friend of mine got out of UX Bootcamp not long ago. He spent a lot of his adult life training to become an illustrator wanting to work for games. Since he finished bootcamp, he can't find a job.. not even an internship. Any tips to help him get there?

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How easy does life become after getting your green card? Any dramatic changes?

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Applying to HSW R1 with my significant other. Anyone else in the same boat or have any tips?

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Any tips on how to land a role in industry from consulting? I really want my wlb back. I'm not in a rush but want to begin taking steps towards an exit maybe a year from now

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Is anyone here familiar with Cargill? A recruiter reached out to me from there for a fully remote position in the global communications realm. Role sounds cool but would love to gain some candid insight about the company if anyone has any.

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Does anyone know the compensation for KPMG’s Associate, Deal Advisory and Strategy position?

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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! :)

Hi Fishes, Y.e.o 9+ Relevant 4 Role Scrum Master Ctc 9lpa Iam in process of attending HR rounds. HOW much I can ask ?

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Looking to move to New York. What are some neighborhoods I should check out with a good balance of culture, nice apartments, convenience, food, etc? (Large 1 br/bath under $3600)

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Anyone received 2nd H1B lottery results (BAL) at Kearney?

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I received an offer from PWC - consulting services as follows. Is this competitive or should I negotiate it? - Manager level - DC based (non-government work) - Commercial Transformation $175K base, $15K signing bonus, up to 25% performance bonus Thoughts?

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Compensation Accountant / Kyruus / Boston or remote - 5yrs exp

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How much salary does icertis pay for .net software engineer of 2 yoe ?

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Just graduated and got an acct mgmt internship for the summer. Am hoping to get a full time offer, but want to plan for the worst. When should I begin looking for positions at other agencies?

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Looking to join the Federal Government. I am having trouble getting interviews recently and I've been trying for months. Any recommendations/thoughts?

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