JOB OPPORTUNITY: I'm a recruiter looking for an experienced market researcher for a great in-house position. Individual contributor role reporting to the head of marketing. Must have extensive market sizing experience, be curious and able to present business intelligence to the leadership team. DM or email me please Ultimately based in PDX but we're all working remote for now. GREAT COMPANY.
Worked with recruiting agency for big pdx company. Recruiter calls on fri, says i’m a great fit. He wants to know my avail next week to set up interviews (cont’d)
Cost of living on West coast. Thoughts on living in LA vs SF vs PDX? How much does it truly take to get by? How much to live comfortably?
what’s the word on swift in pdx? they have great clients, but don’t know a ton about them. any thoughts/insights appreciated.
PDX: I’m in an unhealthy agency & it’s finally become unsafe for me w/ HR. Would a person who has navigated racial weirdness in this town be willing to let me take you out to coffee + chat for a bit?
a friend of mine has been offered an entry level media planning position in PDX and the recruiter has asked her what her salary range is— what is a typical salary range for this position?
Flying EWR-PDX via United on a Weds and PDX-JFK via Delta on a Sun - upgrades are $300 for each. Worth it? Or should I just wait for the possibility of a free upgrade?
Need your help 🐠 fam. Anyone familiar with a flight that goes from PDX to NYC area Sunday red eye with a lie flat bed? Willing to do a stop in SEA/SFO/LAX. Been googling for too long. Thanks!
Anyone make a move from LA to PDX? If so, what kind of salary change did you run into? Any adjustment for cost of living?
Are there any good agencies/marketing gigs in PDX outside of W+K? I want to live there but don't want to sell my soul/earn less/work more just so I have W+K on my resume. Yes, I'm asking for it all 🙄
Any advice on applying to W+K in PDX without a connection? Just submit your resume and pray to the powers that be?
The SO and I are planning a drive down from Portland to San Fran. Gonna spend two days in Portland then leisurely drive down over 3 days to San Fran for a wedding. Suggestions on places to visit/stay?
Going to CA for 10 days. Flying into San Diego & out of San Fran. Planning to do a road trip that covers beach, Yosemite, Napa, Tahoe & ending in San Francisco. Any recommendations would be welcome!
Recommendations for bachelorette party in late January early February? Thinking Key West, Savannah, New Orleans, Charleston, San Antonio...
ORD >> LGA, stuck on Tarmac in Chicago. No air, swede with terrible body odor next to me... All I can think is "thank god I'm not flying into EWR"
Hi ladies, anyone here know Decatur, GA well? Across Chicago and NYC, I’ve been city-living for the past 10ish years, and in planning a move to ATL, am looking to buy a home for the first time and little more peace/space/nature—but I’m nervous about leaving behind the culture, food, etc of urban life. From what I’ve read, Decatur seems like it could be a nice balance, but would really appreciate hearing your thoughts!
Red eye from Seattle to NYC, cannot imagine I have to do this every Sunday night and work right upon arrival after relocating to SEA next year....
Visiting TX (Dallas, San Antonio, Austin and Houston) for 4 days with a friend. Any must visit/ do recommendations for us? We are both around 24.
How much should an AS at a PR Agency make on average in ATL? Around 4 years of professional experience (post grad) and high performer
The only thing worse than the old LGA main terminal rideshare pickup nightmare... is the new LGA main terminal rideshare pickup horror show. FML.
BOS - to whomever decided that summer time was the best time for runway construction.... I hope your shoes get stuck in the cement.
Connecting flight with layover in ATL tomorrow at 4pm.. Am I crazy to not change the flight to a different connecting airport?
Flying a 6 AM on United out of ORD tomorrow. What time should I aim to get to the airport? Have pre-check.
29, 6mo+ emergency saving, 7k student loan in COVID for forbearance (0%), max 401k, 6k backdoor Roth IRA for 2020, maxHSA, have 1 investment property and saving for another. I just got my ESPP. Although I believe in my firm, I’m not found of holding so much (~8k) of 1 stock. Could sell and move into VOO at brokerage account but I didn’t do a backdoor Roth IRA conversation last year (2019) Cont.
Just applied for a new big 4 associate position with a referral. How long does it take to hear anything back?
If i quit my job at ey and move back home , will i have the remaining h1b time if i come back to usa in the future(within 3 years)?
Interviewing for a data scientist role. They gave me a week for a case study where I’m asked to clean data and then derive data insights (python), and then make a PowerPoint to present my process and results. Any case study samples out there I can reference to? Much thanks!
For anyone thinking that just because they haven't gotten covid yet they won't get it in the future: an accounting client has continued working in his NYC office through the whole pandemic. Driving in, masking up, taking all precautions. (Accounting is technically an essential service, but he could have worked from home). He just got covid and is in the hospital. If you can work from home, please do so! If not for your sake, for the sake of essential workers and your family!
I know it's busy season for many of us but I'm trying to read more this busy season. Any recommendations? What's your favorite book? 📚📚
Just learned Bremer Whyte laid off 75 people. Anyone get hit? What was the breakdown of attorney/staff layoffs? Anyone see the warning signs?
Anyone feel like they are on the bench when they are local? Feeling weird af not traveling and uncomfortable. Job got me all confused and body and mind aren't adjusting 😳😳😳
Why do companies give merit raises (I’m not talking about promotion raises or inflation raises, which are designed to get you into the salary for a different role or keep your effective salary the same, respectively)? Is it just to keep people from looking for another job? Why wouldn’t they just not give merit raises then and match aggressively if employees who they wanted to keep got quality external offers?
I am expecting to receive Canadian PR next month. I am also expecting to get my H1B from Oct. Is it possible legally that I live in Canada but work on H1B in US? Is anyone doing it?
Experienced hire difficulties I’ve been trying to get an opportunity within one of the Big 4 since May. Networked into phone conversations with multiple partners in my area of expertise. Con’t
American is the worst .was flying home to SO from northeast to Austin.they delayed the flight and rebooked me on a 6:50am.they can't give hotels cause hey it was a weather issue!and they are so rude
Need to vent 😔 Was introduced to this girl via family friends. Talked to her for 2 months, made plans to meet (diff cities). Things were going well. Today, she ended things: “we’re not a great match”
Am I taking home too little a month? I take back 55%. Gross: 85k so 7k a month. I do 6% Roth (ACN match), then 10% ESPP (discounted stock), 28.5% taxes/insurance (taxes: 1.9k & HDHP so 60/mo). I live