People who got promoted last year - how do you feel about it? I feel guilty given that most people didn’t even get a raise (in the UK). I find it hard to reconcile with the COVID gloom
Am I being overworked/underpaid as a first year associate at a midsize firm in Chicago? ($67,5 salary, 2100 billable hours) it feels like a good starting point but I’m uprooting my life to start here
Investment gurus - Appreciate pointers for resources (books, blogs, videos etc.) to read up on investment strategies. Just getting started and could use all the help. 🙏
If I live in a state without income taxes and am on a project in a state with income tax, does Accenture pay for the taxes as it’s a work expense? E.g. live in Texas, project in California
A partner submitted my resume to her firm’s recruiting department and I got called in for an interview. I’m researching the interviewers and one is the hiring attorney. Is that a good sign or routine? (I haven’t worked in big law to know.)
Got offer from D for Consultant in tech. Slightly above 6 figures. Is that the top of C band? Will it mean no raise until I hit SC?
What should you do if a recruiter won’t respond after an in person interview? It’s been weeks and no followup. My recruiter switched after my phone screen- & I haven’t had any contact with this person
Any open positions in the area of Risk Management?? I m Working in Risk Advisory for 1.5+ yrs... looking out for operational risk Management jobs within Financial Services or FNCG domain.. If not Operational, I m Currently persuing FRM to switch in model, credit, market risk...
I’m pretty introverted (I’m not necessarily shy, it just takes a lot to me to open up and I’d prefer not to if I don’t have to) and I’ve found this is making interviews hard for me. Any advice?
I have a return offer following my internship for an MBB in my home country in SE Asia. However, I want to stay in the US after my MBA (salary, relationship, network etc.). Would it make sense to get offers from T2s to put pressure on my company to enable a transfer? If so, how would I best play this card? I would likely pick any US firm over any MBB at home, given the financial considerations.
Planning to jump off the Big 4 ship for better WLB while with hopes for better compensation. Which one is better for customer facing cyber roles between AWS and Microsoft ?
My overdue promotion (PM to Sr PM) is in progress, but processing is taking a while due to company Covid delays. Is it inappropriate to ask my manager what the salary increase will be? (It’s killing me to wait and wonder if it’s lower than I’m expecting)
Can you expense mileage when you take public transportation (costs the same as commuting to office) to client’s site?
Setting up our first small business 401k! Should we be an ERISA 3(38) advisor? What are the pros and cons?
Taking the Beginner AWS Cloud Practitioner certification exam this weekend. Went through the standard course offered by AWS, I think I have a good understanding. Is there anything else I need to prepare? Is this exam anything crazy?
Care to share your favorite investing resources? (Books, websites, podcasts, videos, etc) I’m 24 and looking to get more into investing
Fellow consultants - I'm working on a side project and would love to get your input regarding working from home preferences. Would appreciate it you can fill out this survey! https://shopango.com/pages/work-from-home-survey
Best books/resources to learn investing? (Would like to learn how to invest my personal savings)
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