Chances? 325 GRE 3.0 Big10 Finance UG 4 years big 4 tech consulting D1 Athlete white male 🤢 Target schools: Texas, Ross, Kellogg, Fuqua, Kelley
What do you think my chances are of Wharton HCM program 3.4 GPA Non-HSP Ivy, 730 GMAT, 2.5 years boutique life science consulting, pro-Bono consulting and firm UG recruitment ECs, white female, also looking at Columbia, Sloan, Yale, Tuck, and NYU, looking to transition to either healthcare IB, VC, or MBB
EY dude here that is about to be promoted to Senior (Assurance) in Bay Area. We get comp talks here in a few days on Aug.10th. Anyone hearing any rumblings or rumors of what this “significant pay increases” will look like? Thoughts from other b4?
How do I get MBB good @ PPT? I’m a staff 2 in consulting & have only had long term projects; teams rarely used decks. I know ppt well, so the Q is more directed towards designing pretty slides.
If I took a part time MBA program, can I still campus recruit for a summer role at MBB, Big 4, FAANG, etc?
What’re mbb staffing models like? I heard bain was moving to more regional. This true across the board? Mck and bcg global/national/regional?
People who’ve left MBB/consulting for FAANG: Is it everything you thought it would be? Better or worse how?
Wow. McKinsey, which has the biggest public sector presence of the MBB, really hasn't been doing too hot at all in the sector. Its presence is tiny and it's gotten even smaller. Meanwhile it's bungling whatever opportunities it's getting. https://www.propublica.org/article/how-mckinsey-is-making-100-million-and-counting-advising-on-the-governments-bumbling-coronavirus-response
Attempting to lateral between Big 4's to switch practice lines. Not sure how to explain why I don't just stay at my current firm and work with the group that does the type of work I'd like to do - truth is I briefly worked with them and loved the work but couldn't stand working with the team members at all. Is a sufficiently explained 'not a cultural fit' adequate here? Will they even care? I also doubt my practice line would approve the transfer since we're understaffed.
What are some small firms with entrepreneurial gusto giving MBB legit competition? And I don’t mean old school traditional shops charging $1,300 per hour per resource.
LMM PE vs. FAANG Product Manager vs. MBB?
I’m an audit 3rd year associate trying to make the jump to operations consulting but haven’t had any luck with interviews. Any tips/tricks on improving with that? I’ve applied to other big 4, boutique firms etc.
Does anyone know the EY corporate code for the Marriott? And if another big 4 corporate code will the overseas hotel ask for identification?
First job out of college so pardon my ignorance.. but are other jobs as high stakes as B4? Like the whole tier rating system, metrics tracking, snapshots.. I’m
I am currently a SA at EY-Parthenon on the West Coast and looking to case for MBB. Comment if interested.
What is some good volunteer experience if your goal is T15 (M7 reach) -> MBB? And how can you discover opportunities?
After the layoffs we had, most people were offered a 90 day notice period, during which they have to be on-call, but there are those that get put on multiple accounts (continued)
What’s an S1 Salary in valuation in atlanta?
Considering buying one of those «sit/stand desk converters». Any recommendations? https://www.vivo-us.com/collections/manual-desk-risers/products/desk-v000k Is it too late, or do we think WFH will last for a long while still, or will WFH 2-3 days a week become expected.
Would military conscription be a plus for MBA apps? In a country where serving the military is compulsory for males. For what it’s worth, was in an intelligence unit doing open source work
I have received offer from Accenture. They have provided ~50% hike fixed to fixed. And also provided 15% joining bonus. Is there any capping of the bonus percentage? Also, what is the max salary limit for level 9 in Bangalore? Asking since I have to refund retention bonus. Joining as Splunk Admin.
I’m trying to reckon with what I’d describe as a culture of fear surrounding partners/leadership and the unconditional respect they’re often given. I’ve seen some whack behavior from partners that just goes unchallenged. Is it mainly politics? Faith in their vision? Precedent?
A lead on my team mentioned she is pregnant and she hasn’t made the news public and just informing me as a friend. we go live in summer, she won’t be due until fall but I feel project might need back up given the crazy hours in go live, should I inform SM or PPMD in confidence and look for an additional member? How do I go about this? Don’t want to betray her trust and at the same time do not want to risk project. Anyone been on this boat before?
Hey Fishies I accepted an offer from PwC SDC. Can anyone throw some light on what kind of a shift in work culture I'll expect? Currently working in EY India. YoE 6 and tech stack Microsoft based.
Any NYC fishies with benefits through Progyny?
Anyone transition from being an Executive Assistant into an HR role? How did you go about it?
I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!
Two years in and I'm still kind of bad at the job, which is hurting my confidence and probably making me worse at the job. I'm trying to stick it out for one more year (will be more like 6-8 months with externship), but curious how others who are mediocre at MBB have found the exit process.
Recently laid off from Sr. Consultant role in energy in Houston. 4 years exp in supply chain/procurement and 2 in consulting (mainly tech PM work aka scrum). Have my MBA and PSM 1 cert. I know opportunities are far and few between right now, but looking for either energy or supply chain consulting role. Open to travel once resumed. If anyone is aware of a need, I'd appreciate the help!
Dear all, I have been impacted by Covid layoff and looking forward to an opportunity in data analytics. I am available immediately. I was working for a product startup but they had to ramp down the India team. Kindly refer me. Present CTC: 24LPA INR Experience: 5.5 years Organisation Name: Khoros Designation: Senior Data Analyst Past organisations: Deloitte, TCS Expected CTC is my current one. I will be grateful if you help me during these times. Thank you.
Anyone know NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) well & willing to zoom tutor for an hour? Would like to hear about it in a practical sense, big 4 or similar preferred. Will venmo $125 💵☺️
What’s the advantage for roth 401k vs. roth ira? And is having all types of IRA and 401ks the best to save up investment?
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
28M, Just getting into self investing (have ~$32k invested with Wealthfront Roth IRA/Individual Savings, ~$26k in ACN stock, ~$175k in 401k , investment real estate property and 6 months emergency cash in Ally Savings). Have about $20k to invest, thinking about starting with $5k and dumping it into VTI, VOO, and QQQ evenly (~33% in each) thoughts?
I don’t suppose anyone has any opinions of health agencies in London? Quick scan through this bowl suggest not, but the health bowl is basically all NY.
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