Anyone have a sense of compensation for a portfolio operations associate at a UMM firm? Pre-MBA
Anyone can share insights on what is the average salary raise and bonus at Grant Thornton and Moody's investors service? Also, what should be the salary expectation range for a 6+ YOE, MBA, CFA ,FRM for New York Location in the financial services industry?
This might have been a question that's already been asked, but how are you affording your top MBA programs (besides some firms' sponsorship)?
MS in Economics/Finance or MBA? Trying to get company to pay for one and jump ship after fulfilling the two year commitment after graduation. Thoughts?
Has anyone ever had a fundamental difference in opinion with their SO on something important to them? E.g. Getting my MBA is important to me but he sees it as a childish dream. Thoughts?
Need to recertify my AWS-SAA cert. any recommendations on best resources given the new test format (SAA-CO2)?
Non-MBA Senior associate that got manager promo at big four but also a Sr Program Manager at Amazon. Amazon is still offering better pay even with the manager promo but I have built a strong brand at my consulting firm and have been getting promoted almost every year. Not sure if I should leave knowing I am on partner track and go to Amazon and work hard again to build such a strong brand there too. What do you guys think? I like and am comfortable at my current firm but money wise I’m not happy
Apics CLTD or Apics-Scor P certification? I already have pmp and bunch of others Apics ones. Looking to increase my knowledge and get some industry known certifications.
Thoughts on MBA from the Universities of Wisconsin/Minnesota in terms of opportunities particularly in strategy consulting, finance, Corp strategy and Corp dev?
Best certification program for blockchain ?
Going to Tokyo and Singapore in a few months for MBA global consulting trip. looking for any tips of places to eat and things to see while I’m there
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
Has anyone been able to get into BCG without an MBA? I would be at the PL level, coming from a Big4 firm.
Any anecdotes on what happened to MBA consulting interns who received return offers during the last recession? Were offers rescinded? Feeling pretty nervous.
Thoughts on CCSP cert (ISC2) value to maturing cybersecurity brand for career vs CSP vendor certs (e.g., MCSE Azure Sec, AWS CCP/CSA, GCP CSE)?
Currently pursuing a MBA, and am deciding which focus areas to take. I am trying to pivot from UX design to product in tech. Ideal sector: FinTech Current sector: Mobile Gaming Related sectors: Entertainment, Edutainment, e-Commerce, Social Aiming at head of product or head of design as long term goal. If only 2 focuses, would you pick Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Innovation, or Global Challenges in Business? Advice appreciated!
California CPA exam - if I only received an NTS initially for two exams, to get the NTS for the last two, do I need to reapply to the CBA and mail in the $50 reapplication fee?
Any other post-MBA associates wondering why you ever went the MBA route in the first place? I get flack from analysts, other associates, etc.
I was lucky enough to be admitted to a T15 school, but I did not receive any scholarships. I think it will be worth it, but is anyone else freaked out about the cost and debt?
How long can you do the weekly travel before you need a break? I just hit 20 weeks including lots of Fridays at the client and weekend trips and wondering if it’s unreasonable to ask for a remote week
Touchy feely client asked me today, “how come you never talk about your family? Don’t you get along with them? Family is so important to me.” I’ve been feeling particularly alone and lonely during Covid, but even before... I’m 50, single, never been in a relationship, really feeling kind of down at this “midpoint” in my life. I kind of keep people at arms length especially clients I’ve never even met in person. 😔 How do you even respond?
Are public sector projects highly competitive to get onto at the different MBB firms? Saw a story today saying that the social sector is <5% of revenue, with some consultants saying...
Should I be worried that my 401k YTD return is only 4.13%? Not sure how accurate that number is, if it is....pls help 🥲
Someone want to explain how everyone in consulting can be this duped... we accept promotions for more responsibilities without knowledge of compensation... that literally doesn’t happen anywhere else. How dumb are we? Ps. I don’t count myself, I’ve never taken a promotion without jumping firms :) though plan on doing it next year - as SM
Does it bother you that the job market is so faddish? When I left college (pre-crisis) most wanted to work for a bank or MBB. Now all I hear about is FANG (but mostly G) and startups.
Mercury is wonderful. I tried to do my expense and time sheet today. It shows me no authorization. Best control !!!!
Please explain to me like i am 5yo... backdoor roth. 1) I have an old 401k that i rolled over to a traditional IRA 5 years ago. I have not contributed anything to the traditional IRA since i left that company in 2013. 2) i have a roth IRA that i opened 2 years ago. 2021 is the first year that i will hit income limits. 3) I have an HSA and company sponsored 401k that i contribute the max to (part roth, part trad) Traditional IRA = $52k Roth IRA =$13k 401k= $250k HSA=$3k What do i do for 2021?
It’s time for health insurance enrollment. I live in Wisconsin/Milwaukee.. I don’t always struggle to pick the right provider. Any recommendations?
What the typical Sign On Bonus amount Big 4 companies offer ? Would be great if you can share the SOBs got? $, level?
Flight options are 17k delta miles vs 16k ultimate rewards points. Which would you choose?
How significantly are exit opps impacted as a SC2 vs M1 if trying to make the move towards Corp Strategy? Debating if it makes sense to stay on and make Manager. Travel burning me out.
Accenture hiring Share your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org Experience band 2 to 12 years. Location Pan India (wfh)
What is partner comp at MBB in the first 1-3 years, 4-6 years and 6+ years (senior partner)?
Hi Fishes, I have an interview next week for a Client Partnerships Manager role at a large entertainment company. The focus would be a client partner for Tech, QSR & Finance clients. Can you all provide any insight or tips into this role whether you've done it or partnered with someone who has. Also, what do you consider the media & marketing process to be? And is QSR mean quick service restaurant. I come from the CPG & sale world. Thanks for any input. - repost across bowls
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