Is WLB better at S& than MBB/Tier2 or worse? I feel like it’s probably the latter because of Utilization/PwC culture, but want to validate.
My boss and mentor was recently laid off with the cuts made last week, and I have a gut feeling I’m next. I’ve tried my best to stay positive with my current agency, but it’s time to move on. I need a change of pace. Understand just about every shop is on a hiring freeze, but anyone need a strategist?
PPD on my project acknowledging the PDM people on this TSA project are staff augmentation ppl who will be laid off when project is over. Said having them allows us to (contd)
My bf was laid off and switched industries during the pandemic and now I make 2x what he does (we used to be the same). He makes constant comments about it and clearly feels like a loser. How to help him feel less insecure / are we just doomed?
For those who worked both at ACN Strategy and at MBB, how is the talent pool difference? Is it pretty drastic?
Would you ever hire someone after they were fired for an ethical lapse (not illegal - violation of the COC)?
To anyone laid off that has found a job, how long was your search? I have been recently laid off and feel very demotivated by the job market 😔
Turned in my resignation today and it felt great. To the fish out there that are still searching - lots of love and luck. And if you can, try to stick it out without getting fired for a job (cont'd)
Anyone have advice for verbalizing your value proposition? Not specific KPIs from projects, but general description of what you bring to the table? I’m an ex MBB generalist; I still struggle with this
I’m 29, at my first serious job, and am getting fired (not laid off). Feel like an idiot, and don’t know anyone else my age who has been fired. If you’ve been fired, can you tell me about it? I’m LA based in PR & Comms.
One of my former employees we fired for poor performance is bad-mouthing us on social media. Should I put out our version of the story?
I'm home grown and know I'm below market...always eases my mind when potential for layoffs arise. I don't try to get paid less for this reason, but it is nice.
Big layoffs at CP+B today, I hear. ☹️
Does anyone here work for Silicon Valley Bank? They recently acquired Boston Private. I’m a candidate for a job at Boston Private. Wondering if SVB is planning layoffs in the near term at BP? Also, does anyone know the anticipated benefits to be rolled out from SVB as the parent company? Specifically interested in health insurance providers. Thanks in advance for any information! Silicon Valley Bank
Hi All, I was laid off back in April from an EHR software company working as a Consultant/BA. I’m looking to transition into working in consulting and was wondering if anyone wouldn’t mind checking out my resume for some feedback? I would appreciate it!
Friend was laid off last year and said you get 2 months severance for every year with the firm -- can anyone validate? Is this the case for all levels?
My career goal isn’t to make it to MBB or a unicorn or FAANG. It’s to feel fulfilled and challenged as I progress. I can’t be the only one that isn’t title or company chasing.
I’m interested in furthering my career and I’m considering studying for the PHR or SHRM-CP exam. For those of you who are certified, do you have any advice and recommendations on which one you think might be better?
I accepted an offer for a T2 firm but haven't started yet (background check in progress) and just received an offer at an MBB. Should I take the MBB and renege on the T2? Any advice on how to word this to the T2? Should I renege after I sign with MBB? Are there any repercussions I should be aware of? Thanks for the help!
Any MBA folks want to share their MBA resume templates that I can use? Please DM me, TIA
Does KPMG have a student loan repayment program? How does it work? How does it compare to other big 4 firms?
Worst interview experience ever?
What salary should I target moving to industry? I have no idea what is reasonable. I’m in a HCOL area, senior with 3 years of experience. Currently making 100k in public.
What should be the next certification that I should get? I have the CFE. I’m targeting the CFCS and the ACAMS as the next ones that I should get. Any thoughts on which one I should get 1st? Pros/Cons
Wife is 5mo pregnant. Is it a legit reason to turn down work travel? I have some discretion over whether I travel or not
I have a younger brother debating between Kellogg and Tuck for his MBA. Any 🐟 here from either of these open to giving candid answers on best and worst things from their B-school experience ?
Anyone have perspective on how MBB (specifically Bain) benefits are better than big 4? I heard Bain contributes 4.5% of salary to your 401k regardless of any employee contributions, which is great. Any other big perks that make their benefits package superior to others (eg. Big 4)?
Are you guys working remotely? How do you think this will affect us? Will executives find we are no longer essential? I’m happy we are WFH but am nervous our jobs will be the first cuts made.
Would you say H/S grad are held to higher expectations than anyone else given the same role? For example, if someone from H/S landed MBB/T2 and then someone from a T15 landed the same role. Would the H/S person be held to higher standards and be expected to perform more?
best SPG hotel in/near midtown or times square?
Help! I just took a practice test and after consistently scoring at or slightly above my goal score, my score just cratered 60 points so it’s now 50 points below my goal score. I’m taking the test in a couple days. Any advice?
Any juniors here at R/GA NY? Gonna be interviewing soon... What are your thoughts on the place? (Work, culture, work-life balance etc.)
EY PM advisory role in tech transformation based in DC. 2YOE so expecting consultant level, does that sound right? What salary range should I expect?
A member of my office is trying to join a chamber of commerce under a partnership agreement for $50,000...there are increased advertising benefits and sponsorship benefits. Anyone ever do a partnershi
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