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What’s your experience with companies who have flex PTO policies? Are they really flex for both planned & emergency unplanned leaves? I know it may depend on the attitude of your bosses, politics etc
Fed all hands takeaway #1: earnings before allocation are highest because expenses are low. I am the expense. :(
14 first round interviews, countless second+ rounds this year and no offers. Literally put everything I had in terms of effort for the past final round only to get rejected. Failure of the year.
Tuesday work holiday parties are such an aggressive move. Anyone else slammed with work but also trying to be social?
Booked a beach vacation on points as Marriott platinum member. Odds I can get upgraded to the club level of the hotel? Any fb'ers have tricks for working the system?
Is it true? Campus hires are coming in at 84-86k? 1st yr C, started as a campus hire and I've worked up to 89.2 based on new comp. need to know
Is it true that you can only upgrade domestic on AA by using 500 mike upgrades? If you don’t have them you can buy them at $80 per? I’ve been delta platinum and now AA. This is insane..
I received a job offer from a private company in a city that I’m trying to move to. It’s $12K more and I’m sick of public. However, I still have a lease for a few more months. Asked to up the salary..
Been on the beach for almost 3 weeks and training next week. There goes my utilization! #kindofenjoyingbeachtimethough
Good morning fellow 🐟. Are any BCG employees willing to chat about company culture? I’m an experienced hire at a Big4 and would appreciate any BCG experienced hires willing to chat about their time in the firm. Please reply or DM me. Thank you!
How are salaries/bonuses/promotions/jobs itself being impacted at your company as a result of covid?
Will 7% of my AIP be routed to my 401k on my 9/2 paycheck? Is there any way I can stop this or is it too late? If I go to change my deduction on Vanguard it says that changes will be effective 9/16.
Thinking about renting a cabin and working remote from there... any chance cabin rentals could be banned in the event of a national quarantine?
I've been with my current firm for only 10 months, was with a big firm (think EY/IBM/Accenture) for 2 years prior. I'm sick of the travel, is it too soon to try to leave? Want out of consulting (cont)
I can’t contribute to a 401k until feb and I can’t contribute to a Roth due to income limit. What else can I do with my savings in the meantime?
What’s a fair amount of stock shares to expect from a tech company in relation to ones salary? ie salary offer is 100k what should they expect to make in stock shares? Also, is vesting of 4 yrs common
Banker friends absolutely ball out so much harder than consultants on vacation. Agree or disagree?
So all you consultants that gave up your apartments because you were 100% travel what are you doing now?
I have been cleaning up a project that was broken so it could be moved into someone else's workstream.. guess I did a good job cause they fired him and had me take over both.. fml. I hate PMing.
So any advice on making an intramural flag football program? Big 4 for me but would love to hear everyone’s thoughts
Any truth to Bain beginning (or being close to) layoffs? I’ve heard this through the Bain grapevine (not my current firm)
Honest question- In this time where women are striving for equality and men need to play a key role in making this happen, why do we have women only conferences? How does alienating men help? #GHC19😑
How did/do/will you answer the question “why you want to leave your current job and are looking for new opportunities now?” during interview. Please share your answers. Thanks
I know there’s a lot of chat about cancelled travel tomorrow, but what do we think of Amtrak cancellation likelihood in the NE? I know they were canceling on Friday for that storm...
First time preg., mid 30s, but have a ton of anxiety in regards to the baby's health. Any tips on getting checked for Autism, Aspergers etc. and what did you do about it?Also tips to prep financially?
Switching from my mother's health insurance to PwC's UHC high deductible plan. Am I understanding this correctly, that there's no copays? If I went to the doctors I am responsible for the (cont)
Im in process of branching out of the core healthcare implementation using Ai into using AI technologies for all verticals, any tips anyone? Final goal is to work with the Big 4 in digital strategy.