Thoughts about Innosight? Can anyone comment on the quality of their work and their reach into C-suites/boards?
Any fish here has worked at or know of Innosight? How is the firm? I’m currently working for a different strategy boutique and is looking to jump ship
Keystone Strategy or Innosight Consulting?
Fishes who own house in California, how much deductible do you have for earthquake insurance? I have 10% and feel it might be too much but anything less increases the premium significantly
It is very difficult to do my job and think creatively when I’m living each day in constant fear of being laid off. I’m grateful to have a job, but damn, sometimes I feel like I’m coming apart at the seams. Happy Saturday, everyone.
Need some advice! I'm a recent PhD grad (30 yo) in STEM, and just got some offers from different companies. Particularly, two of them are interesting to me. 1) from a Energy Market Company in Pennsylvania as an Operations Research Scientist, 95k + 15% bonus + very good benefits and generous PTO. It's a very chill job (9-5) with good people but limited opportunity to growth. 2) from a consulting company in NYC as a data science consultant, 130k + 10k signing bonus. Which one you choose? why?
Anyone here from Chicago Deloitte HC? Any thoughts on culture, project type, etc. would be much appreciated.
Would you have gone into consulting after your MBA if you already had pre-mba experience? Why or why not?
Had a minor back injury (should heal on its own) but I don’t think sitting in an office chair all day is helping. Any ideas to make it more bearable?
What is the best credit card to get as a new associate with no credit or past credit card?
looking to spend a night in NY for thanksgiving. Any recommendation on which hotel to get (using Bonvoy Points)
For all the PA exit timing questions (senior/manager,etc) from my experience, I don't believe your PA level is most important. Leave for the right role with explicit managerial duties such as (cont)
What are employee referral bonuses where you work for a senior associate? Looking to test the waters at other firms but would like to also see if I can work out deals with friends on splitting a bonus
Anyone from D familiar with the Operations Transformation - Financial Services group? I have a screening interview coming up and am wondering about experiences and pay.
Yes or No. Flight attendant asks me to move from bulkhead seat so the two large people next to me can have more room. Moves me to middle of the plane, aisle seat......
All- I have some friends who work at Bain and the more I hear about the place, the more I want to eventually work there. The issue is that my credentials aren’t the best. I will have an MBA from a T15 college in about 2 years time, I have 6 years of experience in analytics consulting, mostly at small firms and startups. I guess I wanted to ask the golden question, do I really have a chance at getting into Bain? If so, how should I plan this out?
Anyone else feel like we’re all getting a raw deal on healthcare? Switched to industry and one 30 minute doc appointment is $450 out of pocket.
3 single consultants at DFW. Who's here?
Is a mental health sabbatical a thing ?
Does anyone have a framework or other resources for scaling up a small workforce in a strategic way?
Health PR fishes, Allison+Partners hiring junior and mid-level folks for growing healthcare practice. Clients include Dexcom (yes, the Jonas Superbowl ad), Dignity Health, Invitae, Health Leadership Council, PhRMA, and more. If interested DM me or send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. #hiring
Does anyone make employees submit their formal complaints via written/email? I’m tired of these “I want to complain and I want you do something, but don’t tell anyone” requests.
Does Deloitte offer letter now-a-days have WFH or Remote work mentioned? My offer letter only has the physical office address mentioned
What was your favorite project and why? Team? Type of work? Location? *Don’t name clients obvi.
Any budget friendly WFH chair recommendations? Was looking at a gaming chair, but bad reviews have put me off.
How do you respond to pushy HR people/ recruiters who ask your salary req in the first 5 mins?
Best place to find PE firms actively hiring for ops roles? I have 8 years of experience in industrials across deals, ops and sales/marketing roles.
Dumb q- will my status with AA carry over to JetBlue? I know you can now earn points with them
Any recommendations on workout apps, especially things you can do in a hotel room? The hotel I am in has a really crappy “fitness area”, and not a very safe place to run. Thx
Hi ladies, Is the 6 month mark too early to ask for a raise? I have been required to over step my job role in almost every capacity. My bosses boss is contacting my personal phone on this weekend as the main point of contact for crisis comms on social media. I am also helping more senior social media members often. I have received 5 pieces of overwhelmingly positive written feedback from colleagues and these will be reviewed at the end of probation talk. I just don't know how to ask. 😔
My school now has rapid result Covid tests so we can test the students (with parental consent). I’m wondering how many other schools have the same option.
A3 in San Jose?
Do principals also have utilization goals? Can they just choose to bill 0 hours on project and work “for free”?
Anyone else here have major breastfeeding challenges? Baby isn’t patching correctly and losing weight so I’m pumping and using formula to supplement. Working with lacation consultant but still
Those with heavy bonus potential: when you buy your primary residence, do you budget/ get approved for a mortgage based on base salary or total comp? Would banks approve you for more due to having bonus cash in the bank or are they strict on considering base salary only? Sorry new to home buying, NY metro area
I'm glad we're having these conversations about race, gender, wages, etc in an reasonable way that doesn't involve flagging posts. As a black female it's hard to ask coworkers directly what (contd)