Any tips on how to handle sexist behaviour, flirting and stuff like that? I dont known if i should take the high road, make a fierce or /passive-agressive statement or go to the HR.
WI, MI and soon GA
On your left Trump 😁
Inherited an Acura NSX from my uncle this month. It's a sweet car but I don't really need another one. Smart to hold on to or try to sell? Considering just saving it for when my son is able to drive (3 years), but who knows if 90s cars will still be cool to him then.
Hi all. Was just laid off along with a few other people from my company, after 18 were laid off last month. Looking for a sales position, over 20 years of sales and account management experience, the last 3 in tech. Tech roles have included HR SaaS, Logistics/ eCommerce, and recruiting SaaS. Any leads would be greatly appreciated.
Is there any reason why you have to check your emails at soon as Shabbat ends? I am literally starting my weekend at 6 pm on Saturday and I get a work email asking for a task to be done. 🙄
Favorite and least favorite thing about vialto?
Has anyone transitioned from general corporate (M&A and CapM) to Tech Transactions? I'm a first year looking to do so. There's no TTG in my office, so it might require a change of geography. Could I leave to do this after my first year (I've heard it's very hard to lateral before then)? Thanks!
It’s been one hell of a year 😔 I lost my MIL and my aunt who was more like a mom to me within 2 weeks of each other in July. Yesterday, spouse lost his grandfather. I’ve never fully grieved the loss of my aunt nor MIL. I became a workaholic, recently joined Deloitte and losing a loved one again is just too much. I’m not trying to let it impact my work but it’s so much. I’m trying to keep it together
I am looking for plsql developer role referrals. I am an immediate joiner . I have experience in banking BFSI domain too. Kindly comment or dm if you have any referrals. It would be of great help. Detailed skill set and resume will be shared if further details required. Thanks in advance :)
Skill set - Oracle SQL, plsql, linux
Exp - 3.11 years
Why does it feel like the app marriage / dating world has become largely about taking pictures with filters and heavily dressed up looks (for women)
I received offer form Mindtree and I have accepted too. They have given me joining date as 15th November. But in my current company they extended my lwd. I requested my spoc from Mindtree for extending my joining date by a week. I haven't heard anything from Mindtree after the mail and spoc is not attending my calls now.
Do anyone faced similar situation and do Mindtree is very stringent with extending joining date??
Upstairs neighbor is super loud because he has full hard wood floors and walks around like he doesn’t care. I knocked on his door for the first time and told him he’s being super loud and asked him to be more mindful. He agreed, but I don’t think it’s going to change since he’s just walking. My complex has an 80% carpet rule that he’s not following (I literally saw nothing but hardwood floor in his place when he opened his door). I’m trying not to be a Karen about it, but my whole apartment…
Hi energy fish, I’m currently in the process of breaking into the energy industry. My education is in energy engineering but I got sidetracked. Now, what is better as a pivot point for later exits and continued career path in energy: A) joining Guidehouse in the energy team or B) joining a T2 in the energy team or C) joining MBB as a generalist but network my way into energy work? TIA ❤️
Can lps poach from gps?
I’m jealous of all the support & praise Simone Biles is getting for stepping away from competition to focus on her mental health. I’m on the edge of my breaking point and wish I could press pause and step away with the same support.
Received the following offer for Senior PM at a recently funded Product Co:
4 annual bonus
2 joining bonus
How does the new offer benchmark for senior PM TC that you guys know of?
Additional Posts in Middle East Consultants
Starting work on Monday at UAE for the first time, I feel like I had the longest weekend ever 😆
How's Arthur D. Little doing in the region? Do they still compete with Tier 1 and 2 firms?
Currently at a top restructuring / turnaround firm in the Middle East, though in their strategy consulting arm, which would be Tier 2/3 - looking to see if a move to their restructuring side would be a better option for me
Anyone currently in restructuring / who moved from strategy to restructuring who I can speak with ?
Regarding questions concerning type of work, work life balance, compensation, b-school options, exit opportunities
Any leads would be appreciated, thanks !!
Hi ME 🐠s! Would like to know a bit regarding Business Analyst roles in MBB, T2 / B4 firms in UAE. I come from a target school in India (say MBB / T2 hires from my college every year) with ~1 YOE in consulting - based in Dubai. Would the stated firms consider me for a BA role (lateral hire as an experienced BA)?
I tried so hard to get referrals from ME consultants, here and on LinkedIn. Everyone just ignores, don’t even ask for resume, very strange. I applied to MBBs anyway and heard back. So if you also find it hard to get referrals, just go for it :)
I’m 30, should I consider joining S& Middle East as Senior Associate in attempt to make Manager and leave? Is it too exhausting? Will I burn out before I get there? And how long to Manager?
McKinsey & Company Can someone share the name of a McKinsey recruiting team member to whom one could address their cover letter? McKinsey & Company
What’s the % bonus for big4 audit managers in Dubai. I know it differs based on rating but does anyone know the average?
Hi ME fishes! Does anyone know how BCG and McKinsey are doing in the ME with the COVID situation? Are there more CTL than usual? If you have the choice to stay in the US or go to the ME, what would you do?
One of my friend is fortunate enough to have offers from all three MBB in Dubai / UAE.
Any advice on what are the major differences between the three for the middle east region?
Anyone from Bahrain who would have access for a referral to the BIG 4 . Looking out for assurance roles .
Relatively new here , thanks in advance :)
Would anyone consider referring me to Bain/McKinsey/Kearney/Oliver Wyman in Doha or Dubai? Consultant in London wanting to move to ME.
Am I a back up for the firm?
I passed the first round of interview at a t2 firm in the Middle East but they put changing the time for final round interview. It has been more than two months and my final round slot still cannot be confirmed. They say that it is because of Christmas time and things. Is this normal?
Am I just a backup for them? (like they would only let me interview if they need people desperately.)
Is it even good to join if I get the offer given the situation?
Hi everyone! Anyone from KPMG, willing to provide a referral for a role thats recently open for hiring? Really keen on the role so any help is welcome.
Thanks in advance!
Anyone knows what’s the total comp for a senior consultant in financial services at Accenture Dubai ( 5 YOE) ? Thank you
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