Just accepted a role at a pharma company. Not entirely sure if I will pass a drug test, should I bring it up with HR? What are the consequences for failing a client drug test?
What do unemployment benefits look like now? 450/week plus an additional 600/wk if it’s covid related? Is it taxed as income?
Have any US 🐠 gone abroad for their MBA? Looking at LBS / HEC. Pros, cons? Not looking to exit into MBB, FAANG.
Best-paid exits for healthcare consultants?
Is the CCMP (certified change management professional) a valuable credential in the world of consulting? I eventually want to exit to an executive leadership role in Healthcare.
Just signed a dream offer for a Silicon Valley startup and making 32.9% more money, no travel and my dream role. Happiness. Satisfaction. WLB. Sleep. It's out there people. Don't lose hope!
How did you get started with your personal investing in stocks? I am 26, F, and currently have a 401k, and some money in stocks but not much. I’m extremely interested in investing have been reading and listening to podcasts. Any advice?
Sitting with a college friend who is in KPMG and just bragged that she is enrolled in a pension plan sponsored by KPMG and it is separate than 401K . I doubt this . Can anyone from KPMG confirm?
What are typical hourly billable rates from big 4 for external audit services by role? New York or California.
I know the usual advice for saving is emergency fund - 401k up to match - max IRA - max 401k - HSA?/personal brokerage. However, where does saving for a house deposit and car deposit (want used but only ~2-3 yrs old) fit in? I’m 26, 100k salary and have been trying to put away 3k per month into HYSA/emergency fund, was maxing 401k at ~$800 per pay period (lowered to $400 a month a few months ago since no firm match and would like to put $ into HYSA/house/car fund), and $500/month to max IRA.
Anyone aware of any open consulting opportunities at BCG within healthcare? Got 5+ YOE within healthcare
Do I need to elect for COBRA if lateraling? I have my last day this month, so current health insurance will terminate almost immediately, and I am relocating so won't start at new firm until end of August. I am not really familiar with how COBRA works and am confused.. it seems expensive for 3 weeks.
How does the pension plan work at Deloitte? I’ve been working here for 3 years and never knew Deloitte offered a pension. I see a balance on my account but it says my statement is suppressed
Looking for advice or possible referral? Trying to exit from Boutique TMT strategy consulting (1.5YOE) to PEVC— from west coast target with 3.4ish GPA. Any suggestions on where to start or people I can DM? Thanks so much!!
What's the main diff b/w '401k Before Tax Contrib' and '401k Roth Contrib'? Currently,in my employer sponsored 401k plan, there are no 401k Roth Contrib, wanted to understand how should I balance b/w the two?
Anyone have global entry? What was your experience with the TSA interview? And is it all worth it? Im justifying it as a small extra fee on top of Precheck.
Hi everyone! I have 3 offers: A: Tier 3, NYC, Base - 100k, Bonus - 20k B: Tier 1, Baltimore, Base - 110k, Bonus - 10% C: Tier 1, Dallas, Base - 95k, Bonus - 10% Which one would you pick and why?
Heading into benefits open enrollment and beginning to receive current provider renewal percentage increases (medical and dental) as well as market offers from other providers. Curious what other employers have experienced and hoping to receive successful negotiating techniques. My company is too small to receive claims experience data from the provider. What % increase did you see for a small to mid size company?
Hello I saw a lot of you post about how you use tote bags a lot for errands / work etc. I started painting over the pandemic, and recently turned my abstract art into tote bags! The aim is to bring a pop of colour to an otherwise dull day! :) a fun side project 🙌 something different for sure, sharing the link below! https://ruefranklinart.com/collections/frontpage
Hi all, I’m joining EY as SC2 in the FSO finance performance improvement group. I wonder what compensation should I expect? I’m currently a senior associate at PwC audit. Want to get some ideas before speaking with the recruiter. Thx!
Those who work remote or are local - what's your food budget per month? Also specify your cost of living. Looking specifically toward single males.
Should I ask for a raise? My 6-month review is next week and I’m thinking about asking for a raise. I’ve never asked for one before and normally would never think of asking for one until at least 12 months but in the last couple of months my role and responsibilities have enhanced significantly. I don’t have much experience as this is my first job in advertising (comms background) and I don’t want to come off as naive or ignorant! Any advice would be welcomed. Thank you!
Starting a new job after the holiday, being asked to sign an invention and assignment agreement. I’ve never heard of Media people having to sign one given its for Intellectual Property rights
Any firms that have made the "work from home" decision yet? We've been getting preparation notices for weeks but not officially given the signal.
I created an Amazon Wish List for my classroom. Now what?? What platforms do you use to share it? Has anyone had success with this??
So the cheese cubes in the Delta sky club, SPG, and Marriot club lounges are all the same yeah?
anyone ever transition from IT audit and attestation to cyber? if so how did you do it? I'm an M1 with sec+, CISA and currently working on CISSP. I also a DOD clearance.
Have to chose between United, American, and Southwest for direct flight to new project. I’m a Delta guy so am clueless regarding benefits. Thoughts?
I’m coming back to my former job after 6 months and leaving my current position in one of the most toxic places I have ever been. Never thought I could be harassed in so many ways in such short period. Gladly, I left the door and they’re taking me back. Even though it’s a huge relief, I’m worried about how to explain to my coworkers why I’m back. I’m way too vulnerable to lay out the truth. Anyone here to give me a useful tip on how to handle this?
Pondering. How many creatives struggle with the imposter syndrome. And even though you get into this business because you have talent, how do you stay true to that and not listen to the haters/ cancel culture that makes you feel like an imposter. I feel like I’m not alone, but I’d love some advice on how you guys paddle your own creative canoe.
I am rolling off a project sooner than expected. Project wants me to go through the amendment but I don’t get the point but the time I know my result it will almost be time to roll off.
Client recently hired a POC as CMO. Is it weird to be excited? I feel like a lot of good ideas died due to bias from the previous CMO. But also don’t wanna assume the new guy is “woke" he’s def smart.
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