Just got a last minute schedule for an interview and not only am I interviewing with more than the one person they told me, there’s also a case study. Told today for tomorrow. Should I reschedule?
Thoughts on Tata Consultancy Services? OCM practice? Would you go from big four to TCS? A friend got an interview .
EY I interviewed at your firm a year ago, and was rejected without much specific feedback. It felt like the Partner was actually trying to elicit information about my previous firm. I really like EY
Anyone interview with Stackline or know people working there? Tech looks cool but reviews on Glassdoor are fairly polarizing
Trying to move to a new position. Been applying on LinkedIn but my resume gets lost in the black hole. Spoken to recruiters but no results Anyone have suggestions or exec search recommendations?
What’s it like working for consulting 80% travel? Was contacted by EY not sure if it’s worth interviewing for?
Wearing my hair in an Afro to a video interview. My hair curls tightly so it will be medium sized. Not willing to wear a wig or straighten my hair. I will have on lipstick earrings nice jacket. But if my Afro is an issue, me being Black is likely to be an issue too. Agree?
Hello social fish! 👋 I lead the social strategy group at Digitas Chicago/SF. In lieu of the interviewing and candidate sourcing I’d normally be doing to fill roles on our team, I have opened up some time on my calendar each week to give advice and mentorship to anyone in our industry who would find it helpful. Hit me up if that sounds like you: http://calendly.com/itslizcole/20-minute-mentorship
Received a case study for a PE shop in NY over weekend but was crushed by a deal related work all weekend (literally have slept 6 hours all weekend). Do I ask for more time on the case?
I keep getting told after interviews that they liked me a lot but I don’t have enough experience/experience they’re looking for. Isn’t this something they can determine before the interview?
Friend is interviewing at my agency tomorrow (for Strategy). Is it weird to go say hi after they're done?
Have an upcoming interview with a BB for Corp Strategy. Any recommendations/links to freshen up on what’s happening (recent moves/news) within the FS industry? Appreciate any support here.
Has anyone been on a project where they are going to different cities every week? Harder or easier than same city every week?
What recommendations do you have for creating and updating a VCard file for about 150 employees? I want something to deliver new hires, I also need to be able to update it periodically?
Just learnt that one VP in my client (ibank) suddenly disappeared (laid off). Which is very scary as her work is good, what is the most scary laid off story you have heard?
What does everyone think about companies using crowdsourcing to raise equity? Specifically asking because I saw an ad that Winc the wine subscription company is raising a round starting at a min investment of about $1k. I also know fundrise and others have used this route. Is this worth investing in? A gimmick that won't give the investor any better of a return that stocks?
Maternity leave at agencies. Discuss: http://www.adweek.com/brand-marketing/maternity-leave-at-ad-agencies-is-slowly-improving-but-not-all-moms-feel-the-love/
If the big4 has an up or out model, do a lot of senior managers get laid off? Not everyone can be a partner/principle. How long can someone be a partner/principle for?
I have a 401(k) plan that I am being requested pricing on for a local medical group. It's about $2M with 57 participants. What would you guys take as far as compensation goes for a plan of this size?
What options are there to stay with the company, but focus on MBA program? What's the longest you can do a leave of absence? What other options are there? Executive MBA.
What’s a reasonable salary for someone with 4 years of total experience in NYC? Looking to move to a health tech company into an account manager role. Got a verbal offer for 105 but I feel that’s low
can someone explain to me the differences between MBB and Tier 2 firms in terms of project approaches, actual grunt work and deliverables? if the quality is much higher at MBB where is it coming from?
client asked and I wasn’t 100% sure. If married to a non-citizen can that non-citizen spouse be power of attorney, Inherit Estate, etc? She seemed to think her hubs couldn’t. Continued...
Anything to think about or look out for when another vendor at client loses their recompete? I’m expecting lots of rebadging but new to federal and don’t really know what this is going to look like
How have you gone about creating culture? What are the guideposts and guardrails in the cultures you’ve created? Is ability to create culture important in the executives that you’ve hired?
Can someone share if MBB does any sign to close or post close work like separation planning, TSA creation, synergy modeling etc? Typically I have seen big 4/Accenture/a&m do such kind of work.