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  2. IBM vs. Protiviti

    Hey everyone, I wanted to get some opinions on a couple of job offers I have. I currently have an offer for the IBM CbD program as a Cognitive Analytics consultant, or with Protiviti in IT Internal Audit. Based solely on the job description, I am much mor ...

    11 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 12 2019 - 4:09pm -

  3. Advice please! Google v. IBM v. Deloitte?

    Hi folks, WSO has been a great source of advice throughout my job search- and I finally have options that I could really use your help to decide between! I'm a senior at a top 3 university, currently trying to figure out what to do for full time. I r ...

    25 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 1 2014 - 5:13pm -

  4. IBM Strategy consulting

    I have a friend at IBM who is trying to sell me on joining their strategy group and is willing to push my resume. Consulting was my dream career out of UG though it didn't happen. Any thoughts? I'd like to join a top ranking MBA program at some ...

    17 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 20 2017 - 3:01am -

  5. IBM business consultant vs Big-4 audit

    I am struggling between offers from big-4 audit (KMPG, PwC) and IBM GBS business consultant. I studied Accounting and Information Systems in University. Pros of Big-4 audit- structured career path with promotion and high salary increment each year- excell ...

    29 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 24 2012 - 5:48am -

  6. IBM CbD- 2.5 weeks since internship interview (is it a no?)

    Hell all, I interviewed with IBM for a summer internship in their Global Business Services group on Friday February 6th and then, I have received an automated update from the recruiter on Monday February 9th that my application was being processed and tha ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2015 - 7:48pm -

  7. IBM Financial Analyst Co-op

    Hello, I'm a senior who goes to a non-target school, and I had one semester left before graduation. I somehow was able to land a IBM Financial Analyst Co-op offer and took it. I accepted the offer, and yesterday i received the offer letter stating my ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 30 2012 - 10:55pm -

  8. Consulting- Deloitte vs. IBM vs. Navigant

    I have offers from Deloitte (Federal Practice), IBM (GBS Commercial Sector), and Navigant (Energy Practice). I ultimately would like to work in energy /sustainability consulting, but I think Deloitte or IBM might offer some more resources than Navigant. H ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 2 2010 - 12:49pm -

  9. IBM Consulting vs. Accenture

    Hey Everyone, I have been offered full-time by IBM Consulting By Degrees (Rotation begins with Strategy) in NY and Accenture Systems Integration LA. My goals are to work in strategy consulting and eventually attend top 10 b-school. I am currently leaning ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 28 2011 - 4:11am -

  10. Google, IBM, Deloitte: Intern offers on the table

    Hello! I am a current sophomore at a top 3 university, majoring in Computer Science, and hoping to break into the big 3 consulting firms for a junior summer internship. I have offers from IBM (software engineering) and Deloitte (tech consulting), and Goog ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2012 - 4:59pm -

  11. Reneging IBM Offer

    So I got offers from IBM's consulting division along with Accenture 's IT Tech group. They want answers in the next day or so. But, I have additional off-cycle interviews lined up with Booz, McKinsey, and BCG. Has anybody accepted and then reneg ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 4 2012 - 1:50pm -

  12. Deloitte (federal) or IBM (federal) or accenture (commercial)

    Deloitte Business Technology Analyst (federal) or Accenture Business and Systems Integration Analyst (commercial) or IBM Strategy and Analytics (federal) I am not sure if I should do federal or commercial. If I do choose the federal route, should I go wit ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 14 2014 - 6:17pm -

  13. IBM Canada group case interview- urgent

    So I just found out yesterday that I have an interview at the IBM office this Monday. Apparently it's going to be in a group format involving a case and presentation, and then an invitation to a one on one if they liked you. Has anyone here interview ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 22 2012 - 3:07pm -

  14. IBM to Top B-School

    Hey guy! I am new here and hope to find some advice. I am an undergraduate student and got an offer from IBM Consulting Shanghai office. The position is entry-level strategy consultant and I'm totally sure that it has no relation with IT. My target i ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 29 2012 - 4:54am -

  15. Retail Hates The Middle Class

    What will retail look like in 2020? According to NYU Stern in a joint project with IBM, the retail landscape is on course to change dramatically. Following the paper's train of thought, drastic change is nothing new for the retail industry. From the ...

    8 comments - 5 silver bananas - Apr 20 2012 - 12:53am -

  16. Choosing between Financial Analyst at IBM and Broker Trainee at Charles Schwab- Advice? Opinions?

    Hello monkeys, I'm a new user here- just stumbled across the website and wow, I wish I would've found this a few years ago. My question is on a transition into the financial world. I want to get into equity research or Asset Management and i hav ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 7 2016 - 12:05pm -

  17. Booz Allen, IBM, Accenture?

    Is Booz Allen worth going to from a Ugrad anymore since it's all government work now since the split? I heard IBM consulting and Accenture are also pretty bad. What other good consulting companies are out there? I heard bad things about Deloitte too. ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 17 2009 - 2:27pm -

  18. job offers: IBM, Citrix, or ExxonMobil IT?

    Career decision: Need help weighing the pros and cons as I debate offers, really tough split decision: ExxonMobil IT: 105K, semi-normal hours doing different tech projects within the company and rotating every 6 months to 2 years. IBM Consulting: 85K Sala ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 29 2017 - 11:01pm -

  19. IBM CbD v. Accenture Strategy

    Hey guys. I am a senior (to be clear this is undergrad) and I recently received an offer for the Accenture Strategy in the NYC office. I am very excited about this. However, this summer I interned with IBM Consulting By Degrees in NYC and had a great time ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 12 2015 - 7:38pm -

  20. 3yr IBMer offered position at Accenture Strategy- Should I take it?

    Hi All I've been offered a role at Accenture Strategy and can't decide whether it is the right time to move to a new company. A little about me:- 3 years experience at IBM- Started through the apprenticeship scheme- Promoted Q1 2015- Now above g ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 25 2015 - 9:29am -

  21. IBM Business Analytics and Optimization

    Hey Guys, I've been a reader of this forum for quite a while but first time posting. I was wondering if anyone could shed some light on IBM's Business Analytics and Optimization consulting arm. I'm an undergrad senior who just interviewed w ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 25 2010 - 3:03pm -

  22. Will this Internship Help with Getting an IB Internship Next Summer?

    Its a Financial Analyst Internship with IBM for the Summer.. Investment Banking Internship IBM ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 17 2011 - 10:49am -

  23. IBM CbD vs. Grant Thornton Tech Consulting practice

    Hi all, I recently received offers from both of these programs and am unsure which route to take. I'm looking for a place that will offer me the best experience and although I've already weighed out pros and cons of each, I would love to hear fr ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 12 2017 - 11:38pm -

  24. IBM CBD vs Capital One Business Analyst

    hey everyone, i am a senior at a target school for both IBM and cap1 and I recently received offers for both the IBM consulting by degrees program as a Business Analytics consultant and at Capital One to be a Business Analyst. I'm interested in analy ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2014 - 7:28pm -

  25. Next Steps- IBM CbD Program

    Hi all- I recently accepted an offer from IBM's Full-Time Consulting by Degrees Program. Does anyone know what next steps are (from now until summer) after my background check has cleared? Will IBM be accepting official transcripts and things of that ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 15 2017 - 5:40pm -

  26. Insider Panty Trading @ IBM

    Sex, lies and recording devices is more like it. Robert Moffat was a top IBM executive with a clear cut path to one of the most sought after CEO positions on the planet. He was happily married and regaled by all who knew him, then he met her and the life ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 16 2010 - 12:26pm -

  27. Consulting Background Check Question

    Hey guys, I recently got caught doing something stupid (possession) and currently have an ACD on my record for which I am in the process of getting the case dismissed and sealed. Does anyone know when companies usually conduct the background check (think ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 19 2014 - 6:51pm -

  28. Consulting Companies, ranking?

    Hi, I was wondering if anyone could clear up how these consulting companies stack up against each other. I'm mostly talking about econ consulting and smaller companies. Navigant Berkeley Research Group FTI IBM- consulting which should i go for? also, ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 9 2013 - 11:44pm -

  29. UK MSc Grad: Accenture Outsourcing v IBM Technology Consulting for long-term MBB goals?

    Hey everyone, I know these threads are a dime a dozen over here but I would really appreciate some advice. I am due to graduate with an MSc in Operational Research & Management Science from a top 10 UK university. I did my undergrad at an average univ ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 24 2012 - 9:43pm -

  30. IBM GBS, career progress

    Hey guys, at what level do MBA students enter IBM GBS. I couldn't find out whether it was Senior Consultant or Managing Consultant While we are at it, do you know the career progression. I couldn't find it, the same way you get it for other cons ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 23 2011 - 9:37pm -

  31. IBM CbD GBS Interview ERP

    Hello Everyone, I have an in person interview with IBM GBS coming up in the next few for Enterprise Applications Consultant (SAP, Oracle, Watson) and I have a few questions. It's 2 behavioral interviews and 1 case interview. Has anyone interviewed sp ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 22 2016 - 2:10pm -

  32. IBM GBS MBA Sr Associate Salary

    Does anybody know what the first-year salary is for an MBA grad in the Strategy & Analytics practice (MC arm of IBM)? I checked ManagementConsulted but it doesn't list IBM (only undergrad data). Thank you. IBM ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 18 2014 - 8:28pm -

  33. Choose between PwC Tech, IBM CbD, or Accenture Strategy?

    Hi everyone! I recently got offers to join PwC 's Tech Advisory (probably in IT Strategy), IBM's CbD Program for Business Analytics, and Accenture Strategy and I'm trying to get a better sense of how these compare in terms of type of work, ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 8 2014 - 3:19am -

  34. IBM Business Strategy group

    Does anyone have any information on the Business and Strategy or the Finance groups at IBM Strategy and Transformation? What type of projects are undertaken by this group? I realize this group is not in the same league of MBB, but how does it compare to t ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2014 - 6:44pm -

  35. Applying to Tier 2's as an Experienced Hire

    I'm about 8 months into my consulting career with IBM GBS. The work I mostly do is around implementing enterprise software- traveling 4 days a week to our client's site. Although this is a critical part of our consulting practice, I want to tran ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Mar 1 2019 - 11:38am -

  36. Question: Back office analyst to Consultant.... attempt to transfer internally or apply to a different firm?

    I am currently working as a back office "business analyst" at one of the tech 3 companies for a little over a year (Accenture, Capgemini, IBM), and looking to transition into a full time technology consulting role. My current day to day responsi ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jan 6 2017 - 5:45pm -

  37. IBM meets Design

    In one of my previous posts, I talked about Microsoft's iPad version of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, and the company's aim to better position themselves within the mobile devices and tablet market. It seems like Microsoft isn't th ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jul 16 2014 - 4:41pm -

  38. Pension Deficit IBM

    Can someone help me out with a puzzling set of figures in IBM's 10k. In the income statement there is a retirement related benefits loss of 9,799 for year ended Dec 31. I cannot seem to make sense of the loss or find the matching details in the notes ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jul 5 2015 - 2:12pm -

  39. IBM CbD- thoughts, review (be honest)

    Hey folks, what do you all think of IBM's CbD program and the Global Business Services group? I have found varying opinions online and just wanted people who have had experience with the company (as an intern, employee, client or other) to weight in ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Mar 10 2015 - 10:55am -

  40. Full Time Offer Decision Advice Requested: GM Finance, IBM Business Analytics Consulting, Bloomberg Financial Sales

    So I have offers from GM Finance/IBM CBD Business Analytics Consulting/ Bloomberg Financial Sales & Analytics Goals: I have a pretty low UG GPA and I eventually hope to go to B school so I'm looking for a strong company where I can learn a lot an ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Nov 11 2014 - 2:27am -

  41. IBM Consulting by Degrees for New Grads

    Hello, I have held 3 corporate strategy analyst roles as a co-op student and I have global work experience. I graduate with a honours BBA degree and I DO NOT have a technical background. I have skills including advance MS Excel skills, advance Cognos, Acc ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Aug 26 2014 - 5:47pm -

  42. Help Me Choose- Opinions between two offers

    Please give me your opinions on picking between these two offers: Roland Berger US IBM GBS Keep in mind exit opps and probable MBA Thoughts? IBM roland berger ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 22 2016 - 5:21am -

  43. IBM Hardest Interview Questions + Sample Answers

    Database of interview questions from IBM, as well as compensation figures...

    53 Interview Questions - Nov 4 2015 - 9:38pm

  44. Lenovo- IBM Financials

    Hey, I've been following Lenovo's recent 2.3B acquisition of part of IBM's server unit. I understand the driving forces from a business strategy perspective on both ends. But while doing my own independent analysis what I can't pinpoin ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jan 26 2014 - 5:47pm -

  45. Market Spikes, Gives Great Shorting Opportunity

    The markets are spiking sharply higher today on extremely light volume. Most markets in Europe are closed today. This is like the analogy, when the cat is away, the mice will play. Light volume, no problems in Europe mean solid upside but also a great sho ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 1 2012 - 12:30pm -

  46. Today: Master Analysis On The Stock Market

    The markets are slowly selling off today. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) is trading at $141.15,-0.64 (-0.45%). This is coming on the heels of a solid rally yesterday, to start the week. The previous Monday also saw a rally as Ben Bernanke gave ma ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Apr 3 2012 - 1:25pm -

  47. IBM GBS vs. Boutique vs. BB Tech

    Which is better career wise? Got offers from tech at banks vs. consulting (IBM and top HC boutique) MBA is a possibility, but ultimately want a good paying stable job, with the ability to move up quickly IBM will most likely be IT/tech related, banks pay ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Oct 29 2011 - 12:18am -

  48. DBGT vs BAML vs IBM

    Hey everyone, I have internship offers from DBGT as a software developer (in their new office in RTP strictly for software), BAML as a program manager (Not definite, but the recruiter noted that it was my preference), and IBM Extreme Blue as a software de ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Mar 16 2010 - 8:04pm -