Tip: find an activity you enjoy that is at least moderately challenging—bonus if it’s outside, involves exercise, and/or is social For me, skiing this winter has been huge for my mental state
Can someone explain the salary components of IBM, what is fixed, what is variable and how much is take home? Considering the annual package as 18 lacs.
In a world of remote consulting work…. How long can the US maintain its high premium over European and, esp. developing market consulting? Both price tag to clients and significantly higher salaries for the people. I imagine may move faster at Big 4, etc. than MBB, but within MBB the huge cost and salary differentials feel… increasingly hard to maintain (even though I think the differential has actually gotten bigger, not smaller in the last two years). Thoughts?
Amazon vs Microsoft vs Salesforce vs Intuit vs MBB. Which one would you choose if the compensation is same?
Anyone on the pub side use a good social media aggregator / analytics platform? Bonus if it can handle paid distribution. Looking for recs
I have a good girlfriend who is 7 mos pregnant. Her current gig just cut her salary due to Covid, but offers 3 mos paid maternity leave. She has an upcoming zoom interview with a company with whom she think she’d be a good fit. She’s wondering if she should disclose her pregnancy at a call back interview or after an offer is made. Thanks for any insight you all have!
Do you usually lie about your current salary when negotiating with a new employer? And by how much, 10% 20%? I resent the fact that I am even being asked. What I currently make is irrelevant.
What’s the worst career advice you’ve gotten?
Is it really worth it to get your Masters degree! Or is the extra increase in salary just going to go to student loans?
Currently interviewing with Deloitte S&O, what are the salary bands like for a consultant? They are saying they can't bring me in as a senior consultant because I don't meet the 5 yr work experience
Can someone share the salary range for BA and SBA in Kearney? I feel levels and management consulted information is outdated from the recent bump
What are your thoughts on jumping soon after promotion/comp increase? Does it automatically burn a bridge?
Hi All, I am looking forward to having a salary negotiation with the HR's soon, at cognizant. If anyone can help me with what is their salary range for TL and below. And how to proceed with the salary negotiations ( after my last switch my salary is still more or less the same as the previous organization, i feel negotiating is rude and hence got scammed)
Best way to reduce taxes on severance pay? Receiving bonus and severance, tips for saving money. Open to charity etc. I’m afraid that most of this will go into taxes. I will max out my IRA.
Show of hands; who has been laid off because your agency lost a big client? Also, when you interviewed for your next job did you feel comfortable saying that? And do other agencies understand?
Hi Fishes, Need suggestion and referrals plz YOE - 17 Present CTC - 24 LPA. Role - Scrum Master (SM) / Agile Coach (AC) Not receiving calls for SM or AC even profile is good and have posted in LinkedIn, Naukri, Glasdoor. Known circles are stating that Service based companies in india won't pay more than 30LPA for SM / AC profiles as a reason for not getting calls. Is it true? Any inputs please ? Resigning due to mental torchure from leadership over weekends and odd hours . Plz like for DM
I need a part time job to be able to support my family that lost most of their income due to Covid. I’m a first generation immigrant college grad, which for me means student loans and parents with unstable jobs. Any ideas what I could do to make some extra money besides retail?
The Senior reporting into me has clearly been taking advantage of being semi on the bench even though we are working on a small project. It's 10 a.m. on the East Coast. Wake up, John Doe!!
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
This is my first job, and the experience is super weird as its WFH. What mistakes have you made in your career that you wish had been avoided?
I've never done any 401k business, but I understand I can become broker of record on existing plans. First of all, what does that mean? Do I just appear as a name on their statements?
Applied to Guidehouse for managing consultant, put 140k as expected comp (lol why not). Recruiter set up intro discussion to discuss “next steps”. Pretty sure my comp expectation is far beyond the norm. Any thoughts?
Ladies what have you done or are you doing with your bonus if you’ve received one? I tend to just save and pay bills but would like to do something just for me this time around. Need ideas!
Going to hit 85 segments with air Canada ... will they allow a step up by paying? Worth it?
Anybody at EYP or Bain willing to chat? Not looking for a referral just have some questions. TYA! Bain, EYP
Hi Folks- Does anyone has insights on EY- TAS- operational transactional services practice ? Worktype, culture offer made ~15% bump and thinking about prospective career growth vs financial benefits.
How do people feel about federalizing education. This would put teachers on the GS pay scale where federal employees with a bachelor's degree would all have a minimum salary and federal benefits.
Looking for good behavioral and case interview prep resources. All suggestions and recommendations are welcome. Thank you!
How strict is Accenture with number of years of experience when determining fit for a role? Anyone a digital finance consultant I could speak with?
What are some signs to help evaluate the actual WLB at a company? Seems harder now that everything is remote
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