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What will it take for athletes/owners/media to realize consumers watch sports for entertainment and not their political messages? NBA, MLB, and now NFL cant be watched without the social justice/polit… more

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NBA, MLB, WNBA and now NHL have all boycott and postponed play until Saturday.. serious question - what does this accomplish?

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Trump calls for boycott of MLB, Coke, & Delta but something something something cancel culture outrage.

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I love how the ones screaming the loudest about cancel culture are also the same ones canceling Coke and MLB. Idiots are everywhere.

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What are some of the pre-pandemic things you miss most? For me, the movie theatre (popcorn, phone less 2 hrs+), MLB games (I’m 🇨🇦, but springs and summers touring the stadium, dozing off to awake to… more

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I’m trying to transition out of consulting into being a professional athlete. Any leads? How’d you guys do it? I’m thinking I’d prefer the NBA over the MLB because I think I could get more endorsement… more

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McConnell in Kentucky calls the actions of the MLB, Delta, and Coke “stupid.” Then says “my warning to corporate America is to stay out of politics.” THEN hits em with “I’m not talking about political contributions.” This is the modern day GOP.

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NFL should develop a QB only award, similar to the MLB CY Young. That way the NFL MVP would go to players who aren’t QBs (and very rarely RBs).

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MLB Season - Owners v Players I get the owners argument - no stadium revenue kills the bottom line. Paying players 100% of prorated salary isn’t feasible. And I somewhat get what players are saying -… more

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Curious to peoples thoughts who oppose voter ID. Are you upset that the MLB requires ID to retrieve tickets. Or that IDs are required to board airplanes or to access bars or open bank accounts? Isn’t … more

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I’m a junior attorney, and my goal is to work in-house for a professional sports team (preferably an NBA, MLB or NFL team) or a record label, but of course these positions are highly-coveted. I starte… more

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I don’t think I ever agreed with Rubio, but it does seem pretty hypocritical for Manfred to pull the MLB all star game the same week he plans on attending the Masters. He’s caught in a pickle.

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Are the days of crazy returns on cards over? Any MLB, NFL, or NBA potential star goes for crazy high prices. Sounds like before you could pick up Luca or Mahomes cards before they proved their value, … more

What’s the best option; getting signed by a MLB club with a 1.45m bonus slot or take an almost full ride scholarship to Stanford

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We are thinking about the future and how everything will change after the Rona. I’m wondering if we will see any new sports that will replace the popular NBA, NFL, MLB?

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I’m a junior attorney, and my goal is to work in-house for a professional sports team (preferably an NBA, MLB or NFL team) or a record label, but of course these positions are highly-coveted. I starte… more

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Has anyone done strategy or corp dev at the NBA or MLB? I'm curious to know what the roles are like here vs other firms (not asking about pay, I heard that's bad, want to know about the work i… more

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Gotta love how the people who claim to hate cancel culture are also threatening to boycott MLB. Baseball will be just fine without cult45 members. It’s pathetic how one mediocre man can rent so mu… more

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Does anyone think that MLB might open in May with no fans? Is it possible? It would be a huge improvement and a cause for celebration . It’s been over 9 months... please open soon...

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Legal issues relating to Major League Baseball? I've got extra time during WFH and want to research something interesting. Thoughts?

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Anyone here work for MLB?

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If anyone has a local sporting goods store that sells NCAA, NBA, MLB or NHL goods, please link them below. I would love to shop from there.

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Any spreadsheet tips and tricks? Just getting started and it looks like googlesheets + htmlimport() is a great starting point. I’m probably going to focus on MLB.

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If you had to compare the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, UFC, and FIFA to a consulting firm...how would you align them?

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MLB attendance is at an all time low. If teams make $ from parking and concessions — why wouldn’t teams just give distressed tickets the day of just to cash in and fill the stadiums?

I heard MLB players are going to be tested every 2 days for COVID-19. When they going to start testing healthcare workers?

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What is reasonable salary when taking billable rate into account? I’ve heard one third of billable rate x billable hour expectation. Hoping to provide some back up when I negotiate my raise in January.

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I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...

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Anyone know anything about the enterprise effectiveness group at Highmark Health? Look to have a surprising amount of ex consultants with T10 MBAs. Just seems odd for an internal consulting team at a healthcare provider.

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Does anyone work for Wipfli or have friends that do? Interested in taking a job offer there and was wondering if anyone had any advice on the company or culture. Thanks in advance!

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Are firm initiatives and sales pursuits outside of client delivery an expectation at your firm?

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For those firms who get a yearly health / fitness reimbursement : what do you use yours on? Already did gym membership and fitness tracker - trying to figure out what else to use..

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Are the benefits for Deloitte comparable to PwC's? Ex: Unlimited sick days, firmwide shutdowns. Anything that PwC has or doesn't have?

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Delta Million Miler flying AA... Alternating btwn feeling like I'm cheating on a SO and being annoyed that I can't get fly direct to BOS, earn MQSs, and chill in SkyClub. #spoiled #firstworldproblems

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The heck. The W denied my weekend booking using points and my gifted free night. Has this happened to anyone? Suggestions?

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I make $4000/M after taxes and max 401K and spend about $2400 for all fixed costs (rent, utilities, etc). With roughly $1600 left, and with a strong goal of saving as much as I can, what are some recommendations on how I should allocate my money better. I know this is vague but need some better financial planning.

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Start pedaling!

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Any 🐠 have any experience in Tepper’s hybrid MBA? What was your experience like and how easy was it to switch jobs?

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Any software (as opposed to an external recorder) you use to record meetings even if you use a headset?

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1. Industry wide question: is your bench heavy? 2. Accenture Strategy question: Do you feel like there's not enough work to go around, and the work that is available isn't teaching you much?

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I might…hate advertising? Now what?

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I’m a 2016 grad making $120k in a small to mid-size regional firm. I’m based in Nashville. My firm’s management is trying to survey other small to mid-size regional firms to get a feel for where the comp is now, especially in light of the big law increases that are making headlines, and to see just how far below market we may have fallen. Any additional data points from smaller regional firms (especially if you have a presence in Nashville or across the SE) would be appreciated! TIA

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You guys like ur job. If know why stay and not do something u like for less money

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Is it normal to be completely checked out at work? Two years into my first company and have no motivation to go above and beyond…just getting by doing the bare minimum

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Anyone else not really have any billable work stuck at home? It's giving me mad to stress to have nothing to do and feel like I'm being judged for this. There is little work and I'm doing trainings

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I really want to get out of internal HR and move in to a consulting / advisory position but when I review the job descriptions for many advisory roles I immediately take myself out of applying because I don’t have the consulting experience required for higher levels. Anyone from a consulting firm have advice on how to get my foot in the door? I have 10+ years of HR experience.

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Anyone able to get better than 2.875 on a 30-yr fixed rate conventional loan with no points recently?

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What is reasonable salary when taking billable rate into account? I’ve heard one third of billable rate x billable hour expectation. Hoping to provide some back up when I negotiate my raise in January.

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Folks, what should be the comp range in Atlanta for a second year Senior Associate with a total 5 YOE in consulting (Big 4)? Any info will be helpful. Thanks!

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I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...

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Am I being ridiculous for charging my friend a hundred dollars or so to stay in my empty apartment room while I’m gone on vacation for 3 weeks?

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Anyone know anything about the enterprise effectiveness group at Highmark Health? Look to have a surprising amount of ex consultants with T10 MBAs. Just seems odd for an internal consulting team at a healthcare provider.

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Does anyone work for Wipfli or have friends that do? Interested in taking a job offer there and was wondering if anyone had any advice on the company or culture. Thanks in advance!

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Are firm initiatives and sales pursuits outside of client delivery an expectation at your firm?

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Salary for SAE and Sup in NYC? What agency ?

so I’m slowly realizing I don’t like being client facing, but I do love creating stuff / being part of the process. I was thinking of maybe going in-house / working in an internal studio but not sure how to even start or apply. Any tips or thoughts?

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For those firms who get a yearly health / fitness reimbursement : what do you use yours on? Already did gym membership and fitness tracker - trying to figure out what else to use..

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I work in insurance defense and we are getting slammed as far as workload and have been for some time. It’s nice because I haven’t had to beg for billable work and always hit my goals. My question is whether this has been the norm at other insurance defense firms. My other question is how other states are dealing with COVID restrictions on jury trials. Has anyone tried anything during the pandemic?

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Are the benefits for Deloitte comparable to PwC's? Ex: Unlimited sick days, firmwide shutdowns. Anything that PwC has or doesn't have?

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Delta Million Miler flying AA... Alternating btwn feeling like I'm cheating on a SO and being annoyed that I can't get fly direct to BOS, earn MQSs, and chill in SkyClub. #spoiled #firstworldproblems

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How much does hiring movers cost? Have 1 bedroom worth of things. From LIC area to manhattan (hells kitchen area)

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Are promotions harder at FAANG companies? The companies seem more flat than consulting.

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Anyone made an online course? Are we allowed to do this if we work in big 4?

The heck. The W denied my weekend booking using points and my gifted free night. Has this happened to anyone? Suggestions?

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