What monitors would you recommend for home office? I am about to buy one myself. I work in FDD. Do you guys recommend the ultra wide? Curve screen? freesync?And what definition is good enough ? I really do love Apple Retina display but the price.
Has anyone bought a standing desk converter and used EY’s quality of life program to get reimbursed?
Trying to avoid paying an accountant, can I actually write off home office space/mileage if I was just permalancing for 3 months last year? Shouldn’t the 7 months of W2 take care of this 1099 shit?
Does your home office location matter for taxes if you live in a different state and never work out of the state of your home office (i.e., your time sheet doesn’t have your home office state)? Thx!
Recommendations for monitors for home office? Looking for 4K and hopefully a curved display (optional)
I am sure it’s been asked 100 times but humor me please. Best office chair to add to the good I’m doing with a stand up desk? Lol. Would love to stay in a reasonable range if possible (800 max)
Deloitte Federal home office: do you think that these would be ok for work? http://m.shop.nordstrom.com/s/l-k-bennett-lara-bootie-women/4025236?origin=category-personalizedsort&fashioncolor=BLACK%20MESH%20NAPPA
Home office chairs under $200…any suggestions?
If you had $750~ to spend on upgrading your home office, what would you get? Already have a nice chair, desk and one monitor.
Selling a new ergonomic chair for $125 off! We just purchased this from Amazon but no longer need it. Original price was $350 and we’re selling it for $225. It’s disassembled, plastic wrapped, and in a moving box for easy pick up. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07Y8BXBX8/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_glt_fabc_N8GR41SGP5G191N5BHNS?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1
Deloitte new hire (boomerang).. tax manager..start in July. Will the first week onboarding/orientation be at DU? Or home office. TIA
What’s the best item you’ve bought with a home-from-home office set up stipend? $500 or under.
Standing desk suggestion? Looking for one that is below $500 and not to difficult to assemble. Have my eye on autonomous smartdesk 2 but negative reviews about its stability etc really concern me. Anyone has used this product or has any other suggestions? TIA!
bought a standing desk recently and realized that the reason i didn’t buy it sooner was because i hate standing
My partner, who’s a med-school student (M1), literally walked into our home office, looked at the slides I’ve been working on for the last week, laughed, and goes “really impacting the world with those coloured boxes that haven’t changed since last week” and walked away😓
Anyone have a recommendation for a wireless router, my Asus AC1900 has been having problems recently. Live in a Chicago hi-rise with the wiring built in, just need a router to make the connection. Thanks!
Well, guess I will be using my standing desk…
Looking for a treadmill for a standing desk. But also want one that I can run on. I would like walking distances to go up to 4-4.5 and running up to 8-9 mph. Would be great to have one of those that the rail and be moved and the treadmill placed under the desk for walking. Incline would be great. Any suggestions or is it technically not feasible to have all of this in one machine?
What is your recommendation for a comfy office chair (will spend most of my days sitting in it)?
Does BDO offer annual performance-based bonus or promotion bonus? The relevant rank for this question is senior associate (rising to manager). If so, what is an average percentage on each?
Interviewing for a EM role at vivid economics / McKinsey. Vivid is known for climate change and the role reflects this. What is the possibility the case will reflect a climate question?
Hi 🐠🐟🐠 What’s the salary for an AE at Havas NY?
Any Indian passport holder apply for a Schengen tourist visa recently? If yes please take me through your experience. Happy to DM if required! Is going through an agency required? Based in nyc.
Need advice from more experienced fishes. How much should I increase my FSA contribution if I plan to (try to) get pregnant next year?
Apart from my normal job as a consultant, I own & manage two townhouse rental properties in the DC metro area under an LLC that have performed quite well since I acquired them. I am curious to know if highlighting this experience on my resume would help or hurt me in landing an interview with McKinsey or Bain. I come from an engineering/technical background and want to strengthen my business/entrepreneurship/investment experience on my resume. For context, I have about 2 YOE in consulting.
Is it okay to talk to multiple recruiters at the same time about different roles? I assume it’s best to be upfront about it? When do they ask you to narrow down to one role if both teams are interested? Role A is more interesting to me but I know I don’t have all the skills required. Role B is not as interesting, but probably better aligned to my skill set.
Hey Toronto 🐠 : thoughts on CGI? There's a few interesting postings and I was wondering if anyone could elaborate on firm culture/comp.
How hard is it to move to FAANG from a relatively unknown boutique consulting firm? Are there extra leaps compared to MBB or Big 4, or if you get a referral you have similar odds?
What to expect for a "skills" interview for an Accenture business & technology integration consultant position?
Is it weird/rude to do work during a 2 hour hair appointment (instead of taking the PTO)?
In-flight meal included boneless chicken. Mine had teeny-tiny bones. Silently choked trying not to wake the guy beside me. Told the FA. FA said to call United. How many points?
I left a litigation position for a very easy, in house kind of position and I’m afraid that I’m bored.. and not really feeling like a “lawyer.” Its not stressful, but I also feel like I’m not using my brain, if that makes sense. It’s wfh which I love, only slight pay cut.. great team. Feeling silly that I feel this way. Any advice?
Corporate practice - I leave my job for a top of the market raise - it would be about a 25 percent pay increase. Is it possible to ask for more money before leaving or would that piss people off?
When I started a project at an independent agency, I was told the work load would be around 15 hours, or that was the max. The client loved what I gave them and didn't have any feedback, so my work is pretty much done but I think it took me more like 10 hours. Should I still charge for 15?
Looking for recommendations on good books to read on people management, building relationships, and using those relationships to influence/drive actionable change in complex environments. TIA!
Is audit more fun when we get back to the client site as a team? My whole time at EY has been in audit 100% remote and I am so isolated and board and not being trained well.
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