BCG fish I need advice. Currently interviewing for a Consultant level role, they mentioned it was generalist track and it’s located in the south region. If I have experience and an affinity to work within healthcare would I be able to network and get staffed on healthcare engagements regardless of region? Don’t want to get stuck in energy work or another industry if that’s what ends up happening. Boston Consulting Group
I’m taking a few calls for new opps at a couple different firms and wanted to get a pulse on feelings from folks who actually work there to help me narrow it down. Agencies are: Weber Shandwick, Ruder Finn, FleishmanHillard and a smaller boutique called LifeSci Communications. From The sounds of other threads on here, I’m nervous about WS. Looking for a read on Work/Life balance, how well staffed they are, avg pay range (VP level), PTO/holidays/benefits, etc. So, how do you like working there?
Can we submit multiple invoice bills for work from home reimbursement? I bought 3 items from Amazon and got three invoices. Please confirm.
I have been investing in vanguard funds for the past 2 years with recurring deposits every month. I’m at 20% profit so far and was thinking of selling some of these to book profit. I will continue my recurring deposits but wanted to see if selling some of them right now to book profit seems like a bad idea? List of funds are below. My age is 30 is that warranta aome different strategy. TIA
What is everyone’s top 1 or 2 favorite books on personal finance? I’m always looking for a new one to bring into the fold of what I’m doing
Maxed out my 401k yesterday! Woohoo 🥳
What happens if someone is on maternity leave / maternity STD during annual raise etc.? Is it held off until they are back? Or do they get it on time?
What skills to study / learn that are relevant to M&A or Strategy consulting? Have been studying a lot of valuation, econ, strat, finance, M&A. Books / courses / topics you recommend?
Any Deloitters can share a little bit on how the pension works? From what I see 401k is 25% match of 6% of salary. Then pension is 1.5% of base?
Hi guys! Looking to learn about real estate investing! I am a senior in college graduating with a degree in finance so I understand certain aspects, but am looking to learn more on my own about real estate specifically! What books would you recommend I read?
To all the partners/experienced investors, I was recently furloughed and I have been looking for another job but no luck yet. I am thinking of using my spare time to read books about how to invest in stocks. And if possible, I want to start investing ASAP with some of the money saved for emergency. Any recommendations about books to read would be appreciated. Also, do you think Uber and Microsoft are a buy right now? I have read some articles lately speaking highly of the two.
Anyone with some interesting free investing e-book to share. I would like to keep my busy during the holidays reading to understand the basics of investing. Please help me!
If you could retire in an international location, where would it be? I think I'd go somewhere in Central America
I have about 40k in traditional 401k at Meryl from my previous big4 employer. This is the first time ever changing jobs and I feel totally confused with what to do with the 401k. Any advice please? Amazon has fidelity and It alllws rollover old 401k into a rollover ira. Is it work keeping as is , or rollover into ira(Roth/traditional) at Meryl or move to fidelity.
I’ve been focused on my health and working out daily. I have been using old cheap leggings to run in and honestly they are losing their shape quickly. I’ve been looking to buy something else than old navy but hitting sticker shock. Here’s what I am looking for - high waste with side pocket leggings both in capri and 7/8. Also looking for a pair as we go into the winter months. Any recommendations would be welcomed.
What would you value more when deciding between jobs (both non-PA) - a company w/ prestige or with work life balance & good benefits. Let’s say same salary and potential for growth. I’m ambitious but also totally burnt out and over public accounting.
Hey everyone! I have passed L1 and L2 interviews in Birlasoft, have HR interview tomorrow. Profile - python AWS developer Work exp - 2.5 years, Wipro Limited How much hike should I expect/ask for?
When you’re on point to lead a call, and your manager is on the call, is it normal for them to constantly “add points”/interrupt you every minute? I’ve had a couple managers and noticed that every one of them that did this, didn’t add any value beyond what I was saying most of the time. On the contrary, when I had SMs or MDs on the call, they never interrupted.
Craziest stories about people getting fired?
Does staying at a job too long make you less marketable? A CFO who worked at a company for over a decade and was fired because of cut backs was hired for temp work. An accounting manager of 6 years was hired for tech support. How does this happen?
Any Boston MBBers? What is the culture in your office? Are you actively still hiring or is the hiring frenzy over? Would you say the people are happy?
If I use miles, do I still earn PQMs?
Hi guys, Need ur suggestion. Have couple of offers EY GDS : 14.5 fixed Pwc India : 13.9 fixed + 1l joining bonus Which one is better for work life balance and career growth and hikes. YOE: 3.10 yrs. technology : Azure cloud (ADF/ADB). Doj is Sep 13 Please respond ASAP as monday is joining date. Thanks in Advance.
Does Accenture match? I have an offer from a relatively less known firm with a significant salary hike. Will it be a bad move to go to HR?
Anyone had a firm do a background check done using RAI? It’s been over a week and I haven’t heard anything. I’m surprised it’s taking this long because there’s nothing in my background that would raise any issues.
Hi! I have an interview for Accenture Strategy - HRStrategy & Transformation Consultant. Any tips for the skills/behavioral interviews? & what salary? 3 years exp, masters in IO psych and in NYC. ty!!
I want to switch role as an AWS developer. But I have just learnt the things on my own in AWS. In interview I am asked questions based on real scenarios on which I am not having any experience. Any suggestions? Even if I do hands on on services like Linux academy or quiklabs, it would not help. (AWS cloud migration experience one can get if worked on a real project). Please help.
Sr Director Product Marketing. What is the salary range based on either HCOL/MCOL and various org sizes?
I make low 60k (plaintiffs PI), and I’m a third year attorney, if I ask for a 10% raise this year am I crazy? (I grew a ton in last year, took on new tasks and was given more responsibility in cases). Tips? Advice?
How’s the transaction tax advisory TTA group at EY in Houston? WLB, team culture, comp insights for a Manager? Thanks EY
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