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MBA or ER offerPosted this in ER forum but wanted to post here as well as I felt this forum gets the most traffic. ------------------------------------------------- So just want your guys' inputs/opinions as to my situation. I graduated from a non-target state school in 2009 and did a FLDP program at a... 2 years 4 months
MBA vs Equity Research at well known boutiqueSo just want your guys' inputs/opinions as to my situation. I graduated from a non-target state school in 2009 and did a FLDP program at a top BB post graduation. I did it for 2.5s yrs and realized that I did not want to do internal finance for a long time and instead wanted to go into asset... 2 years 4 months
BB Product Control to ER at MacquarieWould this be a step up? Should I make the move?? 2 years 5 months
Working for a bad analystBeen working in MO finance for two BBs so far. Recently got an offer for equity research at a well known Boutique.. I've been interested in equity research all along, but there is one drawback...the analyst apparently is tough to deal with and is a women (I am not sexist but I have TERRIBLE... 2 years 6 months
Change jobs from product control to corporate...Been doing internal finance (product control+valuations) at a BB for 3.5 yrs - 2.5yrs at a top BB and 1yr at a lower BB for higher pay. Currently making around 90k (probably with no bonus), but I recently got an offer to do corporate development at a Internet company in Japan (top 10 player).... 2 years 7 months
Corporate Development (Internal M&A at...Been doing internal finance (product control+valuations) at a BB for 3.5 yrs - 2.5yrs at a top BB and 1yr at a lower BB for higher pay. Currently making around 90k (probably with no bonus), but I recently got an offer to do corporate development at a Internet company in Japan (top 10 player).... 2 years 7 months
EY Advisory, chance to get outta BO but low paySo been doing MO role at a BB for close to 3 and half yrs now (I mostly did Product Control and Valuation Control at a top BB and doing PC now at a low BB). I am currently 25, and I make close to 97k/yr. Kinda got sick of this job and want a career change as I don't want to get pigeonholed into... 2 years 8 months
BB Product Control -> EY Advisory, BIG PaycutSo been doing MO role at a BB for close to 3 and half yrs now (I mostly did Product Control and Valuation Control at a top BB and doing PC now at a low BB). I am currently 25, and I make close to 97k/yr. Kinda got sick of this job and want a career change as I don't want to get pigeonholed into... 2 years 8 months
Quit full time back office role and pursue PE...So currently a mid tier BB doing back office work. Previously I was at a top BB in a finance rotational program in Asia, but I moved since this job paid more and comes with more responsibility. I have an opportunity to do an internship at a boutique PE fund but it is unpaid. Do you think that... 2 years 9 months
Chances at UCLA Anderson, top 10I am mainly interested in top 10 US schools as well as UCLA. My stats are as follows: Undergrad: top 50 state school, bs accounting, gpa 3.6 Study abroad: Elite private university in Japan, gpa 3.9 GMAT: 1st attempt 660 (47Q, 35V), 2nd attempt 660 (49 Q, 32 V) Work Experience: Top BB - 2.5... 2 years 9 months

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MomentaLaugh: whats the pay difference? Would be...[quote=MomentaLaugh]whats the pay difference?[/quote] Would be making 20k more at macquarie. Also applying to MBA now as well.. If i get into Booth (which is my top choice) do you guys think its better to quit Macquarie after a few months and go to Chicago? Would there be a chance to defer? 2 years 5 months
Do you guys think its better to go the corporate...Do you guys think its better to go the corporate development route at the internet company, go to MBA, or pursue this ER role given I know that the Analyst will be shitty to work under? 2 years 6 months
MomentaLaugh: how are you making 90,000 but not...[quote=MomentaLaugh]how are you making 90,000 but not getting a bonus?[/quote] getting paid in yen so when converted to USD its around 90k. Could any one else please advise?? Would this opportunity be good for the long term - product control is rlly a dead end and want to get out, but want... 2 years 7 months
byucko: Don't know why you'd want to trade down...[quote=byucko]Don't know why you'd want to trade down from 90K to 70K. Japan is a low-growth market and the economy's still reeling from recent disasters. Adjusting for cost-of-living, this 20k spread may be even higher. Which track would lead to a sooner promotion? Do you know what kind of hours... 2 years 7 months
bump bump 2 years 8 months
My current work environment is making me so...My current work environment is making me so miserable.... I really want out... Is consulting at EY that bad? I'm assuming the if the people I work with are better, my whole state of mind would be better as well...currently working with a bunch of 40 yr old women...it's killing me! I also... 2 years 8 months
bump - please give me more insights! bump - please give me more insights! 2 years 8 months
Dogon: which group are you going to be aligned...[quote=Dogon]which group are you going to be aligned to within E&Y advisory?[/quote] I think Financial Services.. Just considering this because I absolutely hate my job/work environment and want to do something else that is not BO 2 years 8 months
bump please bump please 2 years 8 months
Oreos: MSc while working? doesn't sound like you...[quote=Oreos]MSc while working? doesn't sound like you're being too challenged at work anyway, may as well keep the pay and work towards something else. however, MSc wont get you in as an associate, you'd need an MBA. again, could do that while working, a guy at my firm seems to like his LBS eMBA... 2 years 8 months