Didn’t get stimulus & thankful to be working, but I’ve paid a lot setting up a home office (screens, fax machine, bandwidth.) Normally I only do standard deductions, but can I write it off next year?
Any recommendations for a good adjustable standing desk? My apartment is small so looking for something that is <40in wide
How long has it been since you've gone into your home office? I'm going on more than one year
So many of us have been working from home for almost 10 months in 2020 and we (employees) are not able to deduct home office expenses from our taxes?! Anyone can elaborate please?
How to go about internal transfer within Bain? Accepted an offer in home city and start date was pushed to next year; SO got a job in new city. We’re trying to figure out ways it could work. Bc of home office model I’d like to stay in one office and not move, and I don’t have strong feelings for my home office since I haven’t started. Is it possible to request a transfer before I even start? Anyone did this? Do I start convo with Hr in home or new office?
Standing desk recommendation? Looking for something sturdy and simple. Heard autonomous and flexispot is ok
Late in the game - standing desk recommendation? (Also don’t want to break my piggy bank if possible.)
Any good ergonomic chair recs?
Can anyone recommend an ergonomic office chair for my WFH set up? Ideally something stylish but comfortable.
I’m looking at upgrading my home office chair and investing in one from Herman Miller. Is it really worth that $1000+ price tag or am I just buying into the hype? If yes, which one is recommended?
Anyone have an ergonomic desk chair that they love? In the market for one and overwhelmed by all the choices.
Anyone have this desk? How is it? https://www.flexispot.com/electric-height-adjustable-standing-desk-dual-motor-economical-option-ec3-ec4
To those who started at PwC recently, did you get any PwC swags? Also does PwC give you an extra monitor for home?
Any views on operating roles in Asia in MFs (KKR, BainCap, TPG etc) at Principal/Director levels? What is the typical comp range incl carry? What is the dynamic between deal teams and op teams? Is it typically up or out?
Hello !! I am in the process of interviewing for a Product Manager position at PayPal - in their Global Pay Later team. I finished a Phone interview with the Hiring manager and a whole day of video interviews with the director, engineering manager and some Sr. Product Managers. I thought this was the last round. The recruiter emailed me saying I have a last phone interview with the peer director of the director who interviewed me. Any insight on what to expect ? I have another offer on hold.
My appetite has gone way down since WFH - probably due to sitting in the couch and not walking etc. Any suggestions for healthy small meals?
What is the typical salary for a newly promoted Manager with S& and what is the average time taken to reach Sr. manager?
does anyone feel that the exercise culture in consulting can be toxic? I’m all for exercise, but I feel like the consultants I know overdo it or spend $$$ to go to fancy exercise classes.
Hi, PwC is hiring for managers in consulting practice. If anyone is interested in joint please dm me.
Insight into Account Manager role at Amazon? Does anyone have experience in the role or at Amazon? Curious whether it's mostly sales or if it includes business analytics and some operations.
Are jobs in Accenture less secure than the big4? I am hearing a lot of chatter around bench and how people are concerned about getting fired. Curious to hear real stories from Accenture employees.
Has anyone taken one of those online executive courses, like the Harvard Extension School offers? Looking to use my $5k of tuition reimbursement and already have an MBA. Worth it? Best programs?
This Diversity in Leadership post is litty! If you enjoy reading comments and/or passionate one way or another about responding to ignant folk...enjoy https://joinfishbowl.com/post_53qxycw
I recently interviewed with kpmg. After the first interview, I was supposed to have a tax test.. But instead, the hr has been emailing asking for salary expectations, health insurance preferences and other benefits.. It has been over 10 days and I still haven't received the tax test. Is this normal in kpmg? I don't know what to make of it. KPMG
Trying to explain to my non consulting friend that your salary can climb by 60k easily in 4 years. Please share your experiences of this guys (more examples the better)
Would you take a title cut (Manager to Lead) for $25k hike if there is no scope of promotion in the current job for next few years?? Clearly I am on that boat and idk what is the right move
Has anyone exited to a FAANG equivalent (uber, airbnb, Tencent) from Big4, then further exited into MBB? Interested in seeing if it’s a possibility
Has anyone interviewed at Goldman Sachs recently? I’ve gotten 2 emails to do virtual interviews where you record your answers to interview prompts and was wondering if this is just a default to applying to a job there and if anyone has successfully gotten past that round?
Need Suggestion YOE - 8.5 Tech stack - java , microservices, cloud Nice - X lpa Global logic - X+1 lpa 2 lac joining bonus Which one to choose?
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