Is wlb for consulting in UK (London) better than that in US? Trying to convince myself that the pay parity is worth it. Also, could you please help me understand whether the total long term col (inc healthcare, childcare etc) in London is less than that in a hcol US city (say NYC), and thus the saving potential is similar? TIA!
We risk exposure and bringing it home to our families every time we walk into work, yet are limited to time off work without penalty. What's your sick leave policy?
I’m leaving EY and got a note that I am eligible to be paid out my 401k balance. This is the first time I’m leaving a firm, so not sure if I should do this, or is there a way to transfer the account to the new employer? Which one is better?
Thoughts on GE Healthcare? GE Healthcare appears to be expanding rapidly and recruiting aggressively. Their impending IPO looks to paint a promising future.
Are holidays (unlike vacation days) excluded from the denominator of the utilization formula?
Anyone here work BlackRock ? How have you liked it? Are y’all remote? What are the benefits like? What are average raises and bonuses like?
What are some post MBA job opportunities for those looking to stay in healthcare? I’m aware of the leadership programs from big pharma, but haven’t seen too much else
Trying to get smart on saving/investing. I have a 401K, but what else should I be considering? Any tips or ideas you can share?
Anyone successfully negotiate their vacation time? I have never had more than 3 weeks off and well past 10 YOE...
Besides pay/benefits, what are changes that happen when you move from a C to M levels? Do you have access/exposure to different tools that help you do your job/take on bigger responsibilities?
I currently am trying to take two days off, got a mediation statement from OC, naturally I had to read it, and then I emailed the partner offering to do any follow up on the statement tomorrow. Lawyers trying to take time off… what a joke. anyone else have this problem?? Amazingly partner replied enjoy your time off and we’ll circle around Wednesday
What generally produces better returns - 401k invested in index, or landlords with leverage?
Your vacation isn’t “well-deserved”. It’s in your offer letter and it’s contractual. So take those goddamn days.
I 100% believe women should have paid maternity leave after a certain tenure at their companies. However, curious to hear thoughts on the following scenario I saw described on LinkedIn... (cont)
First time home buyer. What are the tricks yo get finacial benefits from builder, broker, lender, state and federal. Would be doing 5% downpayment. Trying to avoid pmi or get lower one, for 30 yr
Has anyone had experience adding their old employers 401k account to their new employers 401k? Is this a pretty standard thing?
Which websites do you use for interview prep? I struggling to come up with compelling stories and thought that mock interviews may help with that
Are jobs in Transformation (mainly digital trans) desirable? Do they pay well? I’m very confused on what would be a good consulting exit if I don’t want a classic FAANG.
Can someone pls suggest good resources/yt videos for preparing for microservices scenario based interview questions. Tech is java.
Was unsuccessful recruiting for top consulting firms during my MBA. I need that money! What is the best approach to landing an interview post MBA? Referral?
First time switching into a new role into an established team at the company I accepted an offer from. A bit nervous on getting up to speed. Any advice?
What should I be wearing for virtual interviews? Just realized I’ve been in my usual unbuttoned collared shirt, are people wearing suits and ties for these?
For those that exited to Google but were targeting a specific domain (ex: PM/ Biz Ops - Partnerships/ Chrome/ Social/ Non Profit etc): Did you target the broader business role first (PM/ Biz Ops)? Or the domain (Partnerships/ Chrome/ Social/ Non Profit etc)? Assume educational background and work experience in domain coupled with general consulting skills.
Staffed on a project but looking for my next role. Every time I network with someone the answer is “nothing right now but I have this proposal.” I’ve said yes a few times now I’m slammed doing...
Just had my first business trip since COVID. I just want to say FU to everyone who is inconsiderate enough to recline and try to break my kneecaps for 2.5 hours.
Ladies, I’ve noticed (pre-covid) that when men introduced each other or even when they enter the room they always shake hands with each other - even if they’ve known them/worked with them for months. But for myself, I may get a handshake on first day but never again. And I find it annoying like do you not think of me as your equal or do you think because I’m a woman I want a hug?? Has anyone else noticed this, or am I taking this the wrong way?
Anyone from EY WFH outside the US? Thinking of doing it for a few days, but not sure if I should tell my team since firm policy states we must be in the country.
Has anyone ever had services done at Planned Parenthood? I need to get a pelvic ultrasound (not pregnancy related) that isn’t covered by my insurance so would be $500 at my current OB... (continued)
Bi folks... do you experience lean towards different gender at different times of your life?
Has anyone ever interviewed for an entry level role, but were offered a higher level role based on the interviews and experience? If so, what did you do or say? Context in comments.
[HBS] Rejected and didn't get invited to interview. Will Harvard offer me the option of getting feedback (in one year) or is that only available for the applicants who were invited to the interview?
Everyone hired for PwC or Deloitte or any consulting firm are hired for a specific requirement and they were interviewed properly and got hired. Why should USCIS deny their petition?
Hypothetical: H or S (or maybe Wharton for those counter culture/fuck the patriarchy few) and why?
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