What’s a “good” AUM per head count for a decent HF? Seems like interviews are way more informal, what kind of questions are asked?
Roth IRA eligibility question: I expect my gross HHI this year to be 214k between my wife and I. This is over the Roth IRA limit of 208k. But I’m wondering if by applying the standard deduction of 24k, would that bring us back under the income limit? I’ve already contributed money to my Roth IRA and trying to figure out if I’m going to need to back that out
What happens to your profile after you get rejected for a job at fortune 500 sized firm? Is your profile blocked from applying for future positions? Tried googling but couldn't find an answer
Once you get a lateral offer, do you still keep interviewing? I’m still waiting for conflicts to clear but I also don’t want to rock the boat by interviewing elsewhere still.
Got an interview for Cisco Product Manager role. Anyone have any experience with their culture, compensation and WLB?
We are starting SWE group interview practice from October 25th through 28th November. We did a similar workshop style prep in September and a lot of people joined it. Few things we do as a group 1. Solve problems of most of the topics and patterns 2. You have choice of easy or medium or medium hard problems. 3. Cover topics around system design 4. Discuss problems twice a week on zoom If you are interested signup below https://bit.ly/3ArBxZw
Interviewing with Deloitte and they said it’s possible to make an exception to apply green card day 1. Anybody been through the same situation?
What are some good questions to ask in an interview to determine the financial strength of an agency? It’s an independent agency without any public financial information.
Are these EY ‘panel’ (with a senior manager and partner) interviews case interviews or just behavioral? Tech consulting / SC
I am in a situation where my group is about to be laid off. I have not interviewed for 8 years and never in the US. I consider myself extremely talented in the tech field and have contributed to many well used libraries and frameworks but I can’t even get an interview anywhere I apply. Are there any resources to get feedback on what I’m doing wrong?
Recent McKinsey hires…what’s the average number of hours or number of cases you completed to prep for your interview?
In a panel interview, What kind of questions do you ask associates at the end of an interview? I am prepared with questions for the partners, but what do you really ask the senior associates in the team?
Applying for roles at LinkedIn and coming from a background and interest in business strategy. Which is more align to that background and how are they viewed internally/externally: 1) BizOps 2) Sales S&O
How do you broach work life balance in an interview without coming off lazy or not a team player? I have a final interview with a firm and I want to gauge how people treat each other. I really want to set up the expectation that I will work so hard, but I’m not going to consistently sacrifice my personal well-being...maybe once a quarter
Fish fam. Can you share tips to manage the pre-interview anxieties? After you have prepped and prepared what are some tips to go in energetic, positive, adaptable and release control over the outcome?
Didn't get the big job I went thru 1M interviews for. Feel like the biggest loser. How many hits can you take until you give up. So exhausted - physically and emotionally.
I had an interview with a recruiter for a financial company for a GC role. She explained how they were having trouble finding candidates and that I seemed perfect. However, I feel that I'm totally not qualified for the position and that once it goes to the CLO I'll be shot down. Has this happened to anyone before where the recruiter thinks you're perfect but the hiring manager will not?
Any advice for preparing for a consulting interview that will be primarily mini cases? No specific focus on industries or topics mentioned.
How can I be getting 3 questions wrong on verbal and only getting a 45? Is each question worth 2 points?!
What are the ethics on mistery shopping? Not on retail where prices are public. But when you have to call and pretend you're an interested buyer representing X or Y company to get prices from competitors of your client? I feel that's a bit off limits but I imagine everyone does it. What are your thoughts?
Are manager health, dental, etc benefits firm paid usually? Ive always thought this to be the case, but ive never heard for sure. I know parking and cell phone is usually covered a lot of places.
Guidance coming out next week on mid-year compensation review. Wonder how many people this will push over the edge who have been holding out the last couple months in hopes of a raise.
EY Business Consulting - Finance vs Deloitte Business Valuations *posting for a friend* Hey guys, I’m expecting offers from: 1. Business Consulting (Finance practice) at EY (not Parthenon) and 2. the Business Valuations practice at Deloitte. Which role has better exits in terms of WLB, growth, salary? Which would you choose and why? If you only have experience in/can speak to only 1 role that’s fine as well, please share your thoughts!PwC KPMG
"Didn't you know the MTA's signature smell is homeless people?" - "small talk" ahead of a client presentation by an SVP on their side.... am extremely relieved that nobody on our agency side laughed.
Folks @ Cisco Can you please provide some details about what to expect as part of TC for a program manager role? Not looking for a specific number(s), just wanna know what they offer in addition to the base salary. Will have a call with the recruiter next week so I want to know some details in advance. Thanks!
How long do you wait before you hear back from a job opportunity? 2 interviews completed and they liked me a lot, they said they’d be in touch but it’s been about a week.
Anyone work at Grey LA? Any thoughts on the quality of work, culture, etc.? There’s only 1 Glassdoor review for the LA office
Looking to apply to EYP strategy as a senior associate/consultant. I have 2YOE in consulting (across EY and boutique) and a masters in accounting. Would anyone within the practice be able to give me an overview on the type of projects the practice sells, the type of work I’d be doing in my role, and any insights on the interview cycle? Haven’t applied yet, so a referral would also be appreciated (help me get you a referral bonus!)
How much more % can you command in salary if you're being hired in Seattle rather than a higher MCOL city like Boston? Asking about PWC specifically
Does your company's health plan cover infertility treatment? If so, what is the lifetime cap if any? My company just implemented a cap—admittedly we were lucky before—but this new cap of $30k only covers ~$6k in medical expenses (another ~$23k in prescriptions) which wouldn't even get us through one IVF cycle (extract/implant once).
I’ve mentioned to my dates that I have upcoming solo international travel and it’s always met with a surprise and viewed as “weird”. Anyone else experience this?
How much Salary should a Level 10 Analyst in the Salesforce group at Accenture get? Is 90k fair?
Hey Londoners! Currently considering an offer at EY Parthenon at a Senior Executive level - does anyone have any salary insights they can share? Coming from Toronto I understand the ranges differ quite significantly
Tips on dealing a project lead who is not quite knowledgeable on this particular workstream and keeps making things up in front of the client, then asks me to defend him.
How to bounce back from bad performance? My project will be going on for 2 more weeks and I’m not proud. Model required several changes, etc. thinking I would just take the bad review and move on.
Day 3 after a endoscopic brow lift and eyelid surgery. I’m too bruised to go anywhere or be seen on zoom. Surgery was to improve my peripheral vision being hampered by my lids. I didn’t realize how angry-intense looking this happy looking woman had become. Anyone considering this procedure? I don’t look intense anymore.
I’ve never been unintelligent, but does anyone else feel manipulated to think so by leadership? It almost feels like a sick game how leadership talks down to AEs...
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