What is the difference between HMO and PPO insurance plans? Also, which one is better: Aetna or United health insurance?
I’m going to quit my company soon, and transfer to PwC Asia. I’m little lost in terms of what I need to prepare before moving away from USA (401K, Bank accounts, visa, etc). If my start date is in September, when should I plan on quitting from USA firm? I would like to make sure I have enough time to relocate (but still stay few weeks to prepare moving), receive cash pay out for unused vacation hours, pay check, etc. Could you please share anything that I should be aware of before quitting?
What’s the best side-hustle you know of? Most of what I see on this bowl is the regular maxing 401k, IRA, DCA on markets etc.
what r options deloitte mgr have for tutuion reimbursement for year long programs. planning for GA tech program in advanced analytics. anyone done this b4. ny value add for a&c folks from these prgms
I'm over this line of work. I'm late 30s and have a lot saved up. I want to take a big pay cut and do something easy, with benefits, and doesn't feel like I need to always be on call all the time. Any ideas for $100k type of job with benefits?
Received letter from job I had 8 years ago about early pension payout option of ~13k. Really good timing because I need the cash. Is this a really bad idea given tax and lost future payout?
As a woman, what are specific things that contribute to your engagement and retention at your firm - obviously pay, promotion, mat leave benefits.. other factors? “Soft” considerations? TIA!
Anyone else seriously considering starting their own agency? There are so many inefficiencies in large holding companies and we get so few of the benefits.
So KPMG has THE MOST B.S. 401k policy. Apparently the company’s contribution doesn’t vest until 2 years of service and that too 20% of the plan year contribution. And vests completely after 5 years
I’m interested in learning more about strategy. I want to better focus my messages and be more active in high level strat conversations. I’m finding it too slow to learn by experience. So 3 Qs: 1.) Would regular/broader strategy courses be helpful in healthcare advertising? 2.) Does anyone have any great strategy courses that they recommend? 3.) Is there anything else I could be looking into?
Why do big 4 401k matches suck? Acn matches 100% of the first 6 person. Seems like every big 4 only does 25% of first 6%?
Does anyone have anecdata as to whether there is a waiting period (and if so, how long) before maternity leave benefits kick in for laterals in biglaw? I know in other industries, a year is common, but not sure if that is the case among large law firms.
Big law senior associate in Florida here seeking advice or perhaps representation from someone in the health benefits and/or disability insurance field. I was diagnosed with a disabling disease over a yr ago and have been working under intermittent medical leave with reduced hrs. I’ve exhausted firm’s 100% paid medical leave (now at 60%) and have only 40 FMLA hours left. HR referred me to Prudential to file claim for long-term disability. Need advice regarding filing claim and (cont’d)...
What's the mindset behind no expensing lunch policies at PwC & EY? Does anybody here prefer actuals to per diem?
I recently got an offer for a big 4 however I’m scared to take the job because they used AMEX for expenses. I defaulted on my personal Amex ( this past year bc I was struggling as a student) and cont.
Is it really so unreasonable to ask to work from home on Saturday? Why is it so necessary for the team to be in the office?
Got a job offer but the pay base is only 5% more than what I make. I’ll be promoted in a few months so I could be possibly making more at my current job. However, this job pays a discretionary bonus and it’s within (think AM/ER) at a MM bank which I’m hoping would get me more corporate strategy/PM jobs rather than my current path on Big4 ERP implantation. I’m trying to negotiate but if it doesn’t happen do you think I can find something better or do I do this for a year and exit? I’m 2 YOE
Y’all send help the client is reporting that the system they run key reports out of is Microsoft Word...
Anyone in Healthcare Consulting? What kind of skill sets are needed to succeed within this field? Also, what’s your work/life balance like?
Any word on Essence Minneapolis? How’s the culture, does Target take over your life, etc.? On the surface it seems like a great opportunity with a smaller office, but the benefits of a bigger agency
What scenarios would better warrant a PT MBA vs. Executive MBA? I have a family and mortgage to pay for, so taking 2 years off work won’t fit, but am trying to figure out if other MBAs are worth it.
ACN: when we bill time to recruiting does it count same as unassigned or does it help utilization a bit?
I’m pregnant with my first and we are starting to look at all things baby. I am so lost! Any recommendations to help a newbie? Also any thoughts on Nuna strollers at pottery barn? I really liked it, but don’t know anyone with it. Thanks!
Zoom WFH secrets: No one has figured out yet the big black box thing in the background of my home office is where hubby dries and trims his pot plants.
Does anyone have a aPHR? Is it worth it? If you do have one, dos you pay for any of the prep classes and how long did it take you to study for it? Do you have any suggestions/recommendations for good certifications/ free to low cost classes for a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion worker?
Is there anyone here who did a top Mba but then went back to work for two years for their original employer but then after that two years ended up exiting to either MBB or a faang type company?
If I move into a financial analyst position after two years of audit experience (and 1 promotion) will i likely start at the bottom of the totem pole? Trying to get an idea of what my salary would be. I feel this role is kinda critical for my 20 -30 year plan so I’m willing to start at an A1 position again. any insight here would be great. Thanks
Anybody ever look into “Monday.com” to organize the operation of a management team for a sales organization? Is it impactful?
Anyone get their security + certification without any prior background knowledge? How long did it take you to study for it?
Hi!! Did any of you go to business school after a few years of consulting at a T3 to get into MBB? Looking back on it was it worth it? I’m at 3 years of exp (started out of undergrad) at $140k base. It looks like starting salary out of bschool is $170-180k base. Interested to hear about anyone’s experience!
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