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Importance of past vs current employerHi mates, Disclaimer: First off this is NOT a "can I get into X,Y,Z B-school" thread. All else constant, I'm looking for input regarding how a potential jump to another firm would impact (negatively or positively) my competitiveness. Situation: I currently have 2 years of experience with a... 2 months 1 week
ACN/PWC MC Career Progression & CompI expect that a few of you work in these respective shops, I would like some basic information if you could please. I'm aware that this is highly subjective but I'd like some insight so that I may compare to my current Strat. shop to remain competitive. I hear the "typical" progressions are... 2 years 10 months
Consulting relocation options: COL &...Hi mates, I put in a request for relocation from my current strategy shop location (DC), and I have the following options: NY, NY LA, CA Pilidelphia, PA CHI, IL Long story short, I'm almost positive that I'll get my office selction but i need to give them an Idea so that I may be placed... 2 years 11 months
Intern pay -> full-time offer figureI'm asking this question for a close friend. If you’re familiar with this topic your help will be appreciated. She is an undergrad Advisory intern at one of the Big 4 firms, and her summer compensation: Monthly base of $4,600: Translates to ~55k or $26.50 an hour. (Bigger City: NY,CH,DC... 3 years 1 month

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The following helps me sleep better than a crook...The following helps me sleep better than a crook without conscience: 1. Limit use of Gadgets late-night: 30 minutes to an hour before sleeping, refrain from use of laptop, phone, even TV. The blue, LED lighting has a stimulant-like effect and if you're like me (sleeping before ~1AM is early)... 4 weeks 2 hours
TwoThrones: They look at all of your companies...[quote="TwoThrones"]They look at all of your companies on your resume. So you have the Deloitte/PwC/Accenture on your resume, that's good enough. Plenty of people work at Goldman or McKinsey then go to a no name startup. They've already proven themselves just as you did.[/quote] Thank you for... 2 months 1 week
Oh? Did they start as Senior from an MBA/Masters...Oh? Did they start as Senior from an MBA/Masters program or were they lateral hires? 5 months 1 week
^ 99% sure you're required to have started with...^ 99% sure you're required to have started with PwC as an associate, fresh from undergrad then make it to manager. 5 months 2 weeks
Well done. Well done. 7 months 2 weeks
There are large ones(headcount wise) Big 4 (...There are large ones(headcount wise) Big 4 (Consulting divisions), Accenture,etc. or look into smaller shops/boutiques. Vault has a good list of firms for you to look into (Don't take "rankings" to heart): http://www.vault.com/company-rankings/consulting/vault-consulting-50/ Also find out... 7 months 3 weeks
Take it. 1 semester wont kill you. Take it. 1 semester wont kill you. 2 years 3 days
Depends on the firm and division. MBB it will be...Depends on the firm and division. MBB it will be very, very difficult to skip b-school as everyone else does it. Some divisions like ops or tech MAY not require and MBA at other firms but generally the typical path is clear. On a second note, you in a way answered your own question. You don't... 2 years 5 days
The Sour Patch Kid: The Boss: Federal is less...[quote=The Sour Patch Kid] The Boss: Federal is less. I've worked on both sides of one of the firms mentioned and I can confirm this. Maybe, just maybe kids from Princeton, GTown, etc. get paid on parity with their classmates in commercial, but a gap soon appears. By Sr. Consultant, pay gap... 2 years 1 week
Trending... its crazy. I'm with you on the room...Trending... its crazy. I'm with you on the room mate horror. Suck it up for a year or two and thank us later. Good luck mate. 2 years 1 month