Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
Hello! Has anyone taken the PMP prep course offered by Project Management Academy? If so, could you please provide me with a coupon code. Thanks!
When updating your linked in profile, if you were working toward another degree (MBA, phd, etc) would/should you include that info?
Does anyone have the link to download the Becker’s CPA Exam Review software for DESKTOP? I’ve been searching and could only find the mobile app. The desktop app is nowhere to be found...
Does anyone want 2016 APICS CSCP exam materials? Totally free, asking for the shipping cost tho. They haven’t been used, someone gave me their version and I used those to study
How much do MBA essay prompts change from year to year? Planning to apply this fall, want to start developing drafts asap.
What cert to go for next? Currently have AWS-SAA and Security+. Thinking about CISSP but how difficult is it compared to the AWS-SAA?
Are MBA interviews hard?
CAIA or CMT? I do institutional sales for an asset manager. Am graduating in the fall with an MBA from a top 40 school. Would like a designation but dont want to do the CFA. ￼ Between the CAIA and CMT: which one is more applicable to asset management, and better status/recognition?￼￼￼ appreciate any insight￼
Getting ready for PMP exam. Any tips for last minute prep or for the actual exam? Already took course, books and doing flash cards.
What would be a reasonable total comp to exit into medtech or health tech corporate strategy role at senior Manager level? The next level above is Director. Credential is MBA and PhD and 3 YOE post MBA. I’m assuming there is a discount compared to Pharma but is that true? I am thinking base + expected bonus should be at least $210k. Is this too high or low?. Thank you for your insights!
Hybrid creative/strategy roles: is there desire for it in the job market? I’m boxed into creative based on experience, but strategy is all I think about. At the point of debating an online MBA.
Finishing up Leadership Dev Program-IT (rotational program: roles included Analyst, SM, PO, Dev, Engineer) with GEICO and looking to post out into the Cyber Security (in DMV area). Did have exposure to Cyber at GEICO for 2 of my rotations, had an opportunity to get Sec+, Net+, CISM (exam cleared only). What firms I should be looking into which values LDP and future growth in the Cyber Arena.
Is there any benefit of doing six Sigma, black belt , if you are not actively involved in quality. Also any other skills you guys recommend for better switch
any helpful hints on how to get an interview at Microsoft or tricks for formatting resume? Do referrals guarantee someone looks at your resume (like Google)? I’m looking at their consulting practice as a recent MBA grad with 10 yoe. Any insights are appreciated!
Finally got into Chicago after a bunch of delays in SFO, and my uber driver missed exit and the trip is now 20 minutes longer due to rerouting :(
25. At MBB. Thought I wanted PE but I’m thinking FAANG PM type role might be better now. Ultimately I’d like to start my own business. Where are people who join PE 4-5 years down the line vs those who join FAANG?
Any suggestions to find moments of silence/solitude among client hours? Can’t use meetings rooms and the place is like a wall st trading floor. Noise cancelling headphones?
DC Grant Thornton 🐠 - any updates to SA pay bands? What's the range looking like these days, hearing about hiring need on the PubSec side and seeing a few interesting roles.
Curious to know .. how many people in TAS hope to make it to partner verse trying to exit?
EY fish. Giving notice. Do I just email my counselor and copy my project manager letting them know? Or only counselor first?
Need your help 🐠 fam! How do I/Can I say no to a project extension? 3rd time bring extended (7 months here so far). Asked to transition 4 months ago (I hate the role). I feel stuck....cont
Looking at leaving big law for a small boutique (I would be attorney 3). Current firm offers 16 weeks paid parental leave; small firm is 12 paid. Is 12 reasonable/enough?
Anyone know what Weil’s average hours are like given that they don’t have billable requirements? A lot of people say big law comparable but I know some people in big law shooting for 2000 and some shooting for 2600 and those are two very different worlds. Was considering applying to a role there but wanted to get a feel for what this really equates to.
How the FMI predicted the impact of coronavirus on GDP, inflation and emplyment for each country? Any idea about data or the model?
Best examples of ramp back programs from parental leave? I get to choose my own adventure and am curious what’s worked well for others. Minimum hours required hasn’t been stipulated. Thanks!
Any product managers who were previously consultants out there? how do you like your current role?
Not to start a political debate… I am not anti vaccine but have not wanted to get the COVID vaccine. I think I will be getting the vaccine tomorrow. Anyone else feel conflicted who originally really did not want to get it, but was kind of feeling forced to get it?
🐠 don’t think I’m weird posting late, traveling overseas - what’s the take on Mastercard? I’ve been admiring them from afar and see openings in product marketing. Appreciate the thoughts crew!
PwC moms - I am a FTM due on May. I have been with pwc for 6 years now. I want to maximize my STD and maternity leave. How much am I eligible for and how to get the maximum benefit?
Recruiter: Would you be interested in chatting about a role at company X? Me: Not really looking, but I do love X, so I’d be open to at least chat. Recruiter: Which role are you talking about?
I’ve recently been offered a new job in Industry. It’s a good senior level leadership position working with smart people. The trouble is I actually really love my current consulting position but often find myself feeling burnt out. For context I’m a single mom with two young school age children and have found this past year particularly challenging. As I’m truly on the fence, what out my options internally? I’m scared to even mention the opportunity.
Anyone with experience/opinion on the Part-time MBA program at UC Berkeley? Or pros/cons on full-time vs weekend/full employed MBA programs? Part-time/fullly-employed MBA program sounds like a great idea cuz I’m not loosing much income.
Does anyone know how competitive LBS/INSEAD are to get into coming from MBB? Have been promoted at BCG and am considering LBS/INSEAD to get more of an international experience, but no clue how competitive it is. I have avg GMAT scores and undergrad for BCG.
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