What really is the hierarchy or ranking for Non-mbb firms? Is there a firm more prestigious in Big 4 than the other in terms of exit opps?
Are industry exit opportunities at the SM level much better than at the M level? Tired of the consulting lifestyle but only 1-2 yrs away from making SM most likely. Worthwhile to stay a bit longer?
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
Staffed on a project but looking for my next role. Every time I network with someone the answer is “nothing right now but I have this proposal.” I’ve said yes a few times now I’m slammed doing...
Let me know any openings for a Regulatory reporting or Financial reporting profile. I am a Chartered Accountant by profession having 6 years of experience.
Can anyone provide compensation expectations for M1 in the EY Los Angeles office in the People Advisory service line. Currently 3yrs senior consultant, MBA, 8 YoE. Thanks!
What’s an appropriate hourly rate for Associate Creative Director - Art in a big Pharma Ad Agency? Contractor, paid by the hour, 10+ years experience (not pharma specific) NYC. Thank you! I’m concerned I’m being underpaid.
I just got an offer for a part time internship. Combines both my current job skills (I don’t like my current job) and my passion. I want to take this and quit my current position, and it feels like a great transition position, but am a bit nervous to do so. However, I’ve been getting interviews recently and have enough savings for a few months if need be. Any advice or thoughts appreciated! 🙏
Hello all - I got hired by a company based in Massachusetts for a 100% WFH role and will be moving to Texas. Because I’m based in Texas and the company in mass, do I still have to pay income tax in Mass? Big reason for moving to Texas was COL
Mulling over an offer. Is work at MBB way more work / significantly more intense than Big 4? I feel like I have a good brand/rep at EY; not sure if effort to rebuild all of that at MBB is worth it?
6th year L&E associate here and thinking about transitioning to a position with better WLB. How do you go about getting a government job and are they flexible about WFH, at least a couple of days a week? Recruiters reach out all the time, but always about other firm positions. Tips/ advice much appreciated!
What is it like working in Transaction Advisory at a firm like Alvarez and Marsal versus a B4 firm? What would be the pros/cons career wise?
I currently make $132k and have not had a IRA. Is it worth opening one if I expect my next raise to bring me above $139K (which is the income limit for a single)?
Does B4 let people go the same day as their resignation only if they’re going to a direct competitor? How about MBB or a tier 2 consulting firm? Have people been let go immediately in case they go to FAANG or other industry firms?
Need some advice. Currently 1st year M at 125 base. Got an offer at a small boutique strategy firm for 160base 15-20% yearly bonus. No brainer? Or is it better to stay at ACN or go to another big consulting/tech firm?
Has anyone done the interview for an Account Strategist role at Google? Or is currently in the role? If so, I’d love to chat!
In terms of total comp, who do you think makes more: an EP at an agency or a mid level producer at a FAANG company?
Hi! Any advice on salary negotiation (in general + common/non common tactics) and asking for a sign on bonus?
Heard that you are not likely to get laid off for being unstaffed if you got promoted in the last performance cycle, anyone know if that's true?
SO and I moved into a loft style apartment where the walls only go up about 80% of the way (there’s 2 ft gap between the wall and ceiling) this has made co working from home a nightmare, even getting a plate from the kitchen is perfectly audible from the bedroom. The place is awesome otherwise - any creative solutions from other fish in similar situations? Considering this a life lesson…
Project leadership is telling teams that they need to fly in the week of thanksgiving and possible Christmas as well. The assumption is that we fly home the day prior to the actual holiday. 😂
Anyone have any insight on the culture/personality differences between the Northeast and SoCal?
I am most likely quitting within the next 2 months. Feel like I’m planning to leave at an important point in my project’s lifecycle. I’m only 1 year in. Have a backfill in mind. Am I overthinking?
How does Stax consulting compare to Big 4 M&A strategy diligence and value creation groups? Regarding work, reputation, etc
When you express an interest in a Credit Fund to a recruiter, will you fall under the PE or HF interview path?
Let’s start a conversation around parental leave - how is it at your agency. Does your agency do enough to support new parents? What changes can we make in our industry to better support working parents? Share your stories about being a working parent.
Went to kids holiday party using Lyft. My son gets car sick easily so I warn the driver right away. Lots of traffic + he breaks pretty hard = my 2yo threw up 2 blocks before we get off. 5 min later ..
Once you change jobs, how do you transfer 401k etc. to a new employer (or elsewhere)? Not sure where I should start ..
I've been working towards a T10 mba since before I graduated from undergrad. Hustled at work to get early promotions and the best projects. This allowed me to go from $60k to $115k TC at 1 YOE. Founded a student org at my UG serving URM and stayed involved after graduating, personally mentoring close to 100 students over 4 years since graduating, and the org itself serving around 2000 URM since its inception. 169V 160Q on the GRE Dinged with no interview at HSW Kellogg Booth last R1 (cont)
Any Latinos feeling left out of all this diversity buzz? Seems we are always invisible :/
Anyone else historically a star performer and being told their performance is subpar since COVID? Not sure if it’s the additional stress/ distractions at home with a 10 mo old, wfh burnout/lack of motivation or what, but most importantly, wondering how to get past it and bounce back?
At a B4 now. I want to stay in consulting. Should I be considering any other firms besides MBB and T2?
How to prepare for Brand Management / Product Management / Category Head types of roles in FMCG and FMCD? I appeared for a few such interviews in FMCD firms and haven't yet managed to crack them. Trying to figure out what exactly can be done to prepare from an interview speaking point of view.
Hello Fishes, QBurst is hiring Data Science professionals with 3-6 years experience. Desirable skills include Deep Learning, TensorFlow/Pytorch, ScikitLearn and NLP. Location is flexible, pay is competitive and wlb is awesome. DM me for referral. Happy to help out fellow techies.
What roles would a generalist tech consultant (3.5 YoE) apply for at a top tech company? I’m not a dev, and mainly have done tech strategy in the analytics space cross industry and PMO work. Have a ugrad and MS in engineering, six sigma certified. I do know python/R as well as tableau but don’t want to be a dev or BI analyst
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