Anybody regret joining MBB or similar consulting firms? What did you do—exit fast or stick it out? Just joined out of undergrad and think I made a big mistake. I realize it’s a great opportunity, but it feels like a bad fit for me personally. I feel so inauthentic at work, and the long hours and stress are already taking a toll
From talking to students at multiple M7 schools, it seems like all of the BB/MBB/FAANG companies recruit at most if not all of the schools . So if you're planning on recruiting for one of these, is there really a major difference in career opportunities between each school? Asking because it seems like some schools are specifically known for finance vs consulting vs tech, but if the companies are all recruiting at all these schools, the differences don't seem as pronounced to me.
Hi Strategy 🐟! Does rejecting an MBB offer hurt chances of future employment? I have 3YOE and working as a Software Engineer. Decided to pick a tech company over McKinsey but my future plan is to do MBA after 2 years with 5 YOE and then join MBB.
Hello Ladies, so I am seeing someone like we have met for a couple of days and now we are in different time zones. I am trying to talk and have communication but he only speak when he is free. Also, he always keeps on saying that he has a lot of work (MBB) which I get it, but should you proactively try and take out time to have communication especially when you are in different time zones.
US citizen here, and I would like to move to Europe for a couple of years. What are some big named companies (other than big 4 & MBB) that will sponsor my working visa? I would also like to move early next year. Is that unrealistic though due to COVID? TIA 😊
Planning a move to Asia (Singapore or Hong kong) from USA due to personal reasons. Any idea what Associate Partner equivalent starts MBB make in local currency? Understand taxes are different etc
For those who have left MBB for PE, how does WLB compare and what type of fund did you go to (LMM/MM/MF/etc.)? Would you do it again?
Does MBB compete mostly between themselves? Are there other firms that put up decent fights?
I'm a young (under 30) SM at Big 4 & like everyone here would like to make the move to MBB. I recognize a title change is likely but I don't care about titles. My question is how to make the change?
Looking for referrals at MBB or Big4 for experienced hire consulting opportunity. 12+ YOE in change, transformation, process improvement, cost optimization & analytics working with F500 clients. If anyone can assist to share profile with someone at Partner level for consideration will be appreciated.
Looking to move into more traditional consulting at BCG. I have 4 yrs exp in industry (pharma) 2 years @ Big 4 all in Program Management. Any advice? Any MBB folks who would let me pick their brain?
MBB 🐠 what are some of the craziest networking stories you have of people reaching out to you? Did they get an interview?
How difficult is it to go from bizops at FAANG to MBB without prior consulting experience?
I want get into MBB for data analytics but I don't have a degree from a target school. I have experience working at Deloitte. Do I have a chance with MBB despite my non traditional background?
Anyone made a transition from FAANG to B4 or MBB at PPMD level? I understand that culture and WLB is different... but was the transition hard or easy? I am a senior leader with FAANG and exploring options. My background is in sales, delivery, solutions development etc, MBA and MS. Thank you.
Folks who moved from MBB to a top-tier tech firm (E.g. FAANG): how does the talent compare between the two?
MBB, and particularly Big 4 fish - How much of your time do you spend on internal marketing of your services, internal recruitment to your service line? None, Some, Much or Lot.
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....
4.5 YOE, at 135K 28 years old. Was thinking about starting to study for my GMAT in September to take the exam in Dec/Jan. If the goal is MBB/FAANG, Am I making too much to make it worth it? Currently do Cyber Security and have an IT background
Anybody have an idea of compensation expectation range for Regional Coaching Consultant at Fidelity, after 2-3 years in the role?Fidelity Investments
Hi Fishes, Actually my technical and managerial rounds with cognizant have been completed and yestereday 1 HR round of 10 min also completed.Now HR just asked my expected salary and experience just basic details . And in last he asked to share Salary slip , Form16 and other documents for validation ., Should i consider it as confirmation with cognizant or not ? How many days cognizant take to release offer letter ? My experience 3 years so what designation will i get if got selected?
Planning a 5 night trip to San Juan , Puerto Rico in March. Hotels seem super expensive, any airbnb recommendations on where to stay, which neighborhood is fun and safe. About us: Mid 30s couple not into nightlife, prefer more laidback options
Just got myself a dumbbell set and weight bench. I’m used to all of those machines at the gym but going to try to workout at home now. Any apps folks recommend that has various free weight exercises and can also track muscle groups by day?
If one somehow transfers to Strat from Digital mid-year, does compensation get adjusted? Or just at year-end
Coinbase takes way too long for Fiat transfer. What do people here use for a quick infusion of cash into their accounts? Credit card? Up till what amount?
Anyone here in Logistics/Supply Chain sales?
Will people extra pay to upgrade using points? It's just deltas way of reducing status upgrades isn't it?
Would you hold a zoom issue against an applicant during an interview? I had a recruiter fail to send me a password for a meeting so we started 15 minutes late and I’m wondering how that looks internally. My gut says it doesn’t matter but I’ve never worked at a major firm.
Best Marriott properties in Barcelona and San Sebastián? Planning to spend 100K points + cash. Other recommendations of your fave restaurants and attractions? First time in Spain.
Is 110-120k a reasonable TC range to request during hiring for a B4 Senior Consultant with 3YOE total?
Anyone here work at or know about Cask Nx? I am interviewing with them and want to learn more about the job. WLB, day-to-day, etc. DM me!
Big 4 Senior Manager here. Got rejected from McK after I had 2 itws last week. Applied for a "Cyber / Digital / Technology" position which turns out to be marketing for the Generalist track (cont'd)
How accurate is Glassdoor when it comes to Deloitte Senior Manager salary? How are signing bonuses at that level?
Anyone working at COMPASS Pathways right now? Would be curious to learn more about the company, culture, WLB etc.
How does the gender pay gap conversation go in an industry like consulting? What variables do we control for? Do we say, in a given company, females with title X should get paid the same as males....
Badger & Winters: would love an honest POV from someone who works / has worked there ... how is the culture? How is the work? Are they retaining & getting new business? Would you recommend it?
Just got laid-off at Arnold with 30 other people... but then again, what did we really have to work on!?
With Marriott’s move the dynamic pricing and massive devaluation of points, are y’all planning any big trips to burn all of your points? If so, where are you thinking?
Just learned that you can link your Marriott Bonvoy account with Uber to earn Bonvoy points every time you ride Uber or use Uber eats
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