Genuine question: can someone explain the logic behind how protests don’t contribute to the spread of COVID-19?

likehelpful
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I’m genuinely wondering why Trump is the scape goat for the current situation? A lot of the cities with a history of issues have Democrat leadership. Police brutality existed under Obama. Genuine ques… more

likesmarthelpfulfunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question / thought on racism: white men pick white men for jobs, teams, etc. because they likely have more things in common with them (based on similar culture and in-groups). Is that racism … more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Is the earth really flat? Genuine, insightful thoughts please...trying to hear reasonable perspectives

funnylikesmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: why does everyone want to exit to PE?

likefunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Why don't we see alot of push for a min salary for teachers? Genuine curiosity, would it be really difficult for the federal gov. to back a min. salary of like 90K for all teachers?

likeuplifting
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question, not judgment: Why are some people opposed to adoption (of a human) if they want kids but are unable to conceive themselves? Curious to hear from both men and women.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

How hard is it to make 300k in consulting in Los Angeles? Genuine question. Thank you

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine Q...can men cannot be just friends with women? Pretty much every guy I have been friends with brings up getting intimate, dating or FWB. I would love to have some platonic guy friends.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: how do you think we will solve race relations in this country? It seems like something unfixable in my lifetime, if not longer.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Fem 🐠 that are over achievers and in consulting world, will you date a guy that is a level or two lower than yours? Vice versa to the men. Would you date a fem that’s above your level? What’s your ex… more

likehelpful
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: how do you fall in love? As in, what’s the process of falling in love? Why do some people take years to say the words “I’m in love with you” vs for some it’s only few dates?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Been seeing a few posts about open office floor plans. Genuine question for those outside of law: Do you all really not have your own offices? How do you get anything done with all the distractions?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question for extremists on both the right and left: how many hours of sleep do you get each night? I’m just curious whether you’re able to maintain a somewhat sane and healthy lifestyle after … more

likefunnysmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Deloitte Strategy - how much strategy do you actually do? Genuine question

likefunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: Can someone explain to me the point of view and reason why some desis settled in US support trump? I have seen desis support trump and campaign for him. CONT...

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Can someone please inform me of a current US federal law that is “racist”? Genuine question. Not trying to make anyone upset.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

How do so many in industry get away with doing so little while not getting fired? Genuine question as I’m worried about being fired due to utilization @D and I just can’t comprehend how there’s so man… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question - why do we get so upset about annual bonuses? This is the ONLY field I’ve worked in (I’ve been around the block) where they’re even offered, let alone expected.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question - why is an MBA required/highly preferred for a role in consulting? Is it solely because consultancies recruit through the MBA pipeline? Is it a special skill set acquired? Networks t… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question, why hasn't advertising ever unionised?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

So why are all these couples rubbing it in our face on social media tonight? Genuine happiness and love doesn’t need validation or attention?

likefunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question. In the past, many women in this bowl have complained that men just slide in to DMs only sext. Men, are you unaware that there are services you can hire for this? No judgment.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question. Please don't take it as an attack or make a joke. People who work at vayner. How do you feel about it and the work you get to do?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question I'm asking anonymously because it's such a toxic topic: What's the actual impact on international students due to ICE's new policy about virtual classes and visas? … more

likesmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question - as the lockdown is easing up, are any of you doing / making plans for a trip (that includes flying) for the 4th of July to either be with friends / family?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: In today’s age (pre-COVID), how likely is it to find a relationship if one doesn’t want to go the dating app route?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: what is the prestige of the big 4? New to all of this and curious as to why people from other industries and walks of life are so impressed with us

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question for the silent majority believes - trump did not win the popular vote I. 2016 and 2018 was a blue election by popular vote as well. If you think he’ll win on the electoral college vot… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question— why do mean and awful leaders have no consequences but everyone around them is expected to ignore?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine Q because I want to learn: why do pronouns clarification written in three (eg she/her/hers) instead of just one (she) that implies everything else? Does anyone ever go with “she/his/theirs”?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Does Illinois shelter in place mean that there will be no food deliveries / takeout? Genuine question as I rely heavily on that unfortunately

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine curiosity: At what age did you hit six figures?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

How do you live in NYC? Have been here for 2 days and I just can’t wait to not be here. Live in SF. Genuine question, as my BF wants to move here.

likefunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question: Why do people put their email in their email signature?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine question on US foreign policies. I understand that America is all about democracy and freedom, but what is the purpose of posing sanctions on China for not making Hong Kong autonomous? Hong Ko… more

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Genuine advice for 1st years and bad seniors. Check prior year when preparing or reviewing before you stop to ask the experienced staff a bunch of questions w easy answers. It's sloppy and looks … more

likehelpful
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Does calling yourself a creative or conceptual copywriter mean anything? Or is it implied under copywriter? Genuine question if this comes off sarky.

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Related Posts

With a thinning spectrum in comp between top performers and the bottom of the barrel and little satisfaction/improvement in job conditions when promoted....does Meritocracy truly exist anymore?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone ever boomerang back to a company after being laid off from said company? Pros/cons?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Welp! I think I’m getting fired. Had the client ask me point blank if we were going to hit a certain date with everything ready to go. Got on the phone and told the truth. Could not...

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Sprinting from ATL T to E. Workout complete for the week!

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Didn’t even score an interview for a role at a startup I applied for (would’ve been 30%+ pay cut too) lol at this rate, I’m stuck in finance forever

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What is the biggest jump you've seen someone make straight after leaving big 4? I know a Senior 1 who jumped into a Sr. Tech Manager role at a large private firm. Made director after 2.5 years shortly

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

How are EY GPS health insurance plans? Interesting in medical only. What are the premium and deductibles for a family. Thanks y’all!

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I know as advertisers sometimes we “bend” the facts, but I’ve been working at an Amazon warehouse on weekends to make ends meet and anyone on here who worked on that new TV spot where they say Amazon goes “overboard” with safety for employees during Covid—that was a 10000% BIG fat fuckin overzealous crock of horseshit. -Sincerely, an Amazon employee.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I’m 25. Not a saver. Never have been. I’m not sure why, but I dislike the idea of locking money away in a 401K. Is saving really that important? Are there non 401K options?

funnylike
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

This is my first time I am up for promotion to manager in the digital practice. Anyone got any advice about the process or tips hat would help me? Thanks!

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Interview thank you notes - yay or nay?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Question. Do you tip your hotel housekeeper? If so - how much, and when (end of stay vs every day)?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

At PHL. Pretty sure this guy's gonna sit behind me and put his foot on my armrest.

Post Photo
likefunny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

People always say FAANG but I rarely see mentions of Netflix...is it just because it’s a handy acronym?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

When the Hiring Manager asks you “tell me about yourself” what is the most appropriate response in your opinion?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Attorney (LLM Tax) here but also qualified for the CPA exam. What would it look like if I quit, took two months to knock out the CPA and then went back to job market?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

EY - what can we expense if we are staying in client city over the weekend? Can I expense hotel and car?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Which Hotel brand room gives you the most restful sleep? W Hotel for me. What's yours?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

In an interview is it best to say mr. last name or go on a first name basis

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Do any of us actually love consulting or do we do it for the benefits (ie money, travel perks, exit opportunities)?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Additional Posts

Any thoughts on shifting 401k contributions from traditional to Roth with the new tax code changes? I'd imagine a lot of us benefit from lower tax brackets in 2018.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

About to start at S&. Got offered my salary before this cohort nonsense- they're not going to pull a fast one on me, right?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I don’t know what to go into. I’m a May 2019 graduate and I work as a bookkeeper and payroll manager for 2+ years. I want to go into big 4 or maybe rsm/gt. But don’t know what field. Tax isn’t my favorite and I don’t want to travel for audit. Any input on what I should do? And should i apply as an intern?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Thoughts on Slalom San Fran office...

likehelpful
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What does it take to fit into Deloitte and their culture ? Week two and I feel like no one likes me and I don’t fit in at all 😭

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Hello everyone! I would like tips on organizations currently hiring and sponsoring green cards for HR specialists. Thank you for sharing.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Moving from big 4 tech implementation to boutique strategy firm for huge comp increase. Long term goal is mbb. Would this move help or hurt mba admissions and mbb recruitment?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I'm having a small party and both of my crushes accepted 🙈 h e l p

funnylikeuplifting
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Thoughts on leaving big 4 for a boutique firm with higher pay, better title, more responsibility, better work life balance, great partners Buttttt no grad school reimbursement

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Recruiter said to bring my resume and “any work you’d like to share” to my interview. Should I bring a deck of a full blown case study, or a collection of one pagers on my favorite projects?

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Just hit the bench at Deloitte as a 2nd yr. Analyst. Advanced in Excel, skilled in RPA (Blueprism), Tableau, certified in SAP and Salesforce. I would love to join your project! I like to learn and work hard. Hmu :)

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Is it possible to convert to L1A after H1B I-140 approved ? Reason being level change Manager level and also worked outside US for one year.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

🙄

Post Photo
likehelpfuluplifting
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Any Big 4 or MBB Healthcare (Provider) folks here and care to share their experiences (e.g., recruiting, hiring process, length / types of engagements etc.)?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Ladies, what are your thoughts on intimate feminine washes with natural ingredients (for the vulva). Have you tried one or are you willing to try one?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Does Accenture really “not have utilization?” This seems unlikely or like a half truth, what is the catch?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

POLL: Which is the best Star Alliance airline in your opinion?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Darden vs Yale SOM full time program? No dollars at both. - Location Agnostic - MBB/ Product Management at FAANG - loved the vibe and culture at both schools

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What is your favorite video conferencing platform? So far I've only used Zoom and would love to hear what features distinguish each platform.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what’s it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

OR

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

Please enter a valid number