Looking to get a few certifications, I have worked in both IT and HR consulting and am trying to decide between ITIL, SHRM, and PMP. Any thoughts on which would be best for future, quickest to get, hardest test? I get the cert paid for and a bonus upon completion, so trying to decide which one to pursue or the order if I want multiple.
Indian H1B folks - I had my H1B renewal in May 21. I want to travel to India, what’s the best way to get the visa stamped for return? Can I get the visa stamped in Canada? Or book an appointment with Mumbai consulate right now? Any specific documents required and tips for getting appointments? TIA 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
Anyone else love the familiar scent of a Westin? Also the fact that their toiletries also carry this same scent?
Seniors in your promotion year to Manager - don’t backstab your peers. This promotion will mean nothing a few years down and you’ll find yourselves working together again. Relationship vs Tittle!
Which firm is the best for population health
Please critique my annual budget. Family of four in the Bay Area. HHI: 850k Income tax: 300k Daycare: 50k Housing: 45k (mortgage + property tax + insurance) Grocery / restaurants: 20k Charity: 15k Random Amazon spending: 10k Car + gas + insurance: 10k Medical: 5k House cleaner / landscaper: 5k Utilities: 3k Retirement savings: 135k (maxing out everything) Remaining for taxable savings: 250k Don’t do enough travel but that is largely due to COVID. Saving 45% of gross is probably too much?
How would you compare a Client Partner role to a regular Partner role? It seems there is a lot of overlap, but I typically only see CP at smaller companies that aren’t true partnerships.
Starting at MIT this Fall and hoping to work at Bain next summer. Attending the summer ExperienceBain events, but what else should I start doing right now? What are the best ways to prep for case interviews?
Hi Fishes! I’m a newly promoted S1 in tax at a Top 10. I’m trying to join the Big 4 post 10/15 (preferably KPMG) Does anyone have any tips or suggestions to make it in? I had an interview with EY two weeks ago (before I was officially a senior), but never heard back, probably because they were looking for a senior lol. 😭 Thank you everyone!!!
Etiquette Question: firm is flying me out for 3 days for final interview/meet team/explore city. If offer is accepted, I must relocate to said city (which is fine). Tips for etiquette when being “flown out” by a firm? Itinerary includes tour of city and exploring local dining scene with associates, etc. Many thanks in advance!
Anyone know of any good tools/resources with job prospects for 65+ trying to find employment after behind laid off during COVID? I imagine many have been forced into early retirement. Unfortunately, it appears the discrimination is very real when it comes to allowing “retirees” to participate in our workforce.
Someone on the ✈️ asks to swap seats with you so they can sit next to their family, are you the type of person who says Y or N? Aisle to middle swap on a 6hour flight..☹️ but its a mother w/ 5 y/o kid
Atl restaurant recos please fam?
What do you all do to go to the gym while traveling? I don’t like hotel gyms because they don’t have barbells, basketball courts, movement areas, etc. Any universal gym passes or discounts out there ?
To the folks who pivoted from tech consulting pre-MBA to IB/PE post- graduation, how has your experience been? What would have been helpful for you to have known prior to making the switch?
Parents of newborns, how are you approaching having visitors during Covid? I’m pregnant and trying to figure out what are reasonable expectations of my family and friends around visitation/holding the baby (anything from washing hands when they come over to quarantining before visiting and holding the baby). I want to make sure we’re protecting ourselves/the baby and our older family members who are at a higher risk. Our families live nearby so I anticipate they may want to visit frequently
Genuinely want advice - in Seattle just for covid (likely until next spring at least), and been casually dating a guy for like 2 months. We’re both ‘cute’ towards each other (everything from cuddling to real compliments on personality/attractiveness). He was scrolling through his phone and I saw Tinder still downloaded (but we’re unmatched on my Tinder). We haven’t had the ‘exclusive’ talk so i don’t fully expect him to be, but would like clarity on if he is seeing anyone else. Should I ask?
With the office opening back up I've been meeting up with coworkers for a few drinks over the last couple of weeks and I just got a positive test 😳😳. We were open to having a baby but didn't think it would happen so quickly so I was having up to 3 drinks when I went out. Meeting with my OB tomorrow but would appreciate any words of wisdom in the meantime
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