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My game plan was to always attend business school, but now I'm reconsidering. I know why so many say not to go, but how would not going negatively impact my career trajectory?
Is there a job similar to banking but with less hours / always being on call (not corporate development). I enjoy the pitching, generating smart ideas, deal execution. Never being unplugged is terribl
Admission: I'm the asshole who takes power naps in the bathroom stalls. Helps me get through the day.
Is it acceptable to wear a slight bit of cologne in the office? Nothing too overbearing just a spray or 2 right out the shower.
Which group at your firm has the most fun? Not necessarily the most sought after group, just the most fun!
How do you balance what's best for your career vs what's best for your personal life? Often those don't align.
Fellow FBers - I was a collegiate athlete so pretty much a fitness freak. Where do you meet girls who are also fitness oriented? Starting to realize the girls at bars might not be. Any insights?
There should be a word for when you repeatedly try to help someone improve, they never do, and at a certain point it's just easier to do it yourself.
Anyone else have work nightmares? Just me? Because after working until 2am, I really want to dream about completely botching a project_„_
I'm a first year analyst at a no name boutique and I know I'm going to get my model ripped apart by a PE firm later today. This is the first model I've ever really done and my boss didn't even check it. What can I do right now to prevent the blowback?
As a single female fish I feel like any time I'm out of the office I find it so hard to differentiate people I would have seen on mixer or twitch compared to hippies! Fortnite br.. let's go!
How often does your Excel crash? Which version are you on and which add-ins do you have installed?
Recently sworn into NY bar, looking to transition from litigation to transactional work. Is it possible to have part time employment as an attorney doing transactional work? And I'm trying to move from employment litigation to health/environment law, how difficult would this be?
Twitter thread regarding Microsoft employee salaries, it’s the same thing everywhere folks. Particular the tweet that says employees leave for Amazon/startup to boomerang at a higher salary https://mobile.twitter.com/i/events/1172594652018614282
Interview, during questions for me, I asked the interviewer a question of how your company does things and how my current company does things, he said “unfortunately, we operate very differently”. Con
I140 approved with previous employer. Changed the job and new employer will be starting the process to port the greencard application. Whats the process and time-line? Original i140 priority date in feb/2017 with EB2. Better to stay with EB2 or convert to EB3?
How does anyone afford to live in NYC on an associates salary if they have large student loans? I have been saving for 2 years but I would have to dip into my savings to move (rather than save..
You have a hellish week and wonder why you’re still in this job. Then it’s 5pm on Friday and you feel a nice buzz for delivering the work and actually enjoy it. I think I’ve been brainwashed
With so much uncertainty in the industry right now would you rather accept a “Contract to Hire” position working in-house for a huge retailer/e-commerce company or a full time position at an ad agency?
Senior Consultant EY, MBA top 25 schools, 1 year MC experience, 10 years industry experience, another Masters degree relevant to my business line. How much to ask for Manager S&O at Deloitte in a big city?
Went on a 2nd date with this girl. By all indicators, she seemed to have a great time. Smiling and laughing the entire time, hanging onto my arm, and kept making-out with me throughout the date. Anyways, drop her off at her place, kiss goodnight and she says to text her. After the first date, she texted me within a few hours saying she had a great time. So I texted her after this date saying I had a great time, and no reply. She’s always quick about replying so am deeply confused. (Cont.)
Just got a verbal offer from FAANG. However, I’m in the second round interview process for 2 other places (startup, large media company) for other roles id be interested in. Should I tell them or see if I can delay FAANG?
What’s the best laptop right now to get if you’re starting an mba in the fall? Thoughts on mac vs pc?
Anyone leave GT to work at the big 4? Or anyone from the big 4 had an experience with someone from GT? Was it a smooth transition? I would love to stay at the firm, but the managers Ive worked with since I started don’t seem to have my best interest and I’m lacking mentors. Most of the people that were advocates for me left the firm or switched offices. Im trying to look into other opportunities, although I know it’s not the best time..
Per group of PPEDs bonuses are going to be bleak at EY till 2020 and beyond to meet the vision 2020 goals. Irrespective of performance. Any comments? So, folks working at EY know what to expect.
Is it bad form to, as a side hustle, be a partner in an investment partnership that invests in the industry you cover? Would be working with companies that sell products, not professional services
Is it worth getting a subscription to hotstar? Is it much better than Netflix’s Bollywood offerings?