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What is the most BS job title? What would be a better name for it? Looking for some humor
Fellow Wiproites, when was the last time you got hike? did you get the hike for 2021-2022?
My spouses firm filed for i485 with me as a derivative applicant , my spouse got their fingerprint appointment scheduled. Does it take longer for the derivative applicant? I thought both of them were processed together. Thank you!
About to negotiate an offer from cognizant !
Role is TL , Customer service department..
6 years plus experience
Can someone guide how much to ask ? What to expect
Do you guys actually believe in particular currencies(speaking alt coins) or are most of you shooting in the dark at hyped up ones hoping for quick gains?
Anyone have thoughts on DaVita as an exit opp? Any idea if the director salary in Glassdoor is accurate?
Hi ladies! I’m on the tech side, previously cloud engineer. One of my personal goals is to work abroad, specifically London, and to be at a firm that allows for this flexibility. Pre-COVID I was to transfer to our London office which was paused of course. I fluctuate between being so grateful for my job rn but also itching to move, esp while younger. Any insights on where to look? Also considering bringing this back up with my manager but nervous about being naive given the state of the world.
I was hired as a staffing Manager working from home for a private home care company in California. I love balled myself and asked for 55k which they gave exactly that. I started back in June in January I was given a $5000 raise. I am thinking renegotiating my contract but I am a bit scared. I just feel like I am the lowest paid person and the raise to my gave me proved just that. Any advice?
IBM (different location) or Accenture (my location) which one is better? Considering good learning, consistent CTC growth and WLB?? IBM Accenture IBM Accenture Accenture
Is anyone who is currently unemployed having a tough time or is just me? I’m getting anxious about my prospects during this time and the fact I could be out of work for months.
We all know creative have digital portfolios and I’ve even seen a few sites from strategists, but has anyone had much success in creating a personal site showcasing their account service career (other than LinkedIn)?
Have the month off. Does anyone have any last min travel recs? Want to go somewhere warm where I can golf and possibly hike. Thinking Hawaii/Arizona/Florida. Would really appreciate any help!
Are holding company agencies usually more likely to win awards because of the money behind them? I know there are politics involved with them, so just curious. I was at a place before that’s had down open briefs, always with the aim of a Lion, so that’s why I ask.
does anyone have a recommendations for a dog behaviorist? I just adopted a dog - she’s very skittish and may have perhaps been abused in the past. any advice/guidance would be appreciated.
Poll for the group - How common are PIPs at the various Big 4? Is it like the whole bottom 10% of everyone’s group or a once-in-a-while-this-person-is-dumb kind of thing? Have heard of quite a few within my group and wondering if it’s normal or something isn’t quite right.
If you get a job offer from a smaller company while waiting to hear about an offer from a larger/more desirable company, does that make you more desirable to the larger company? In my head the larger company will be like “oh they are wanted by company X so we should give them an offer too”…
Or am I just crazy 😅
Today’s Daily Reflection really hits home:
When the spiritual malady is overcome, we straighten out mentally and physically.
— ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 64
It is very difficult for me to come to terms with my spiritual illness because of my great pride, disguised by my material successes and my intellectual power. Intelligence is not incompatible with humility, provided I place humility first. To seek prestige and wealth is the ultimate goal for many in the modern world.
Anyone know what happened to the Indian food truck outside of jpms building, use to be in the south west corner of 47 and park? Recently moved to new office in midtown and trying to find my old favs from like 4/5 years ago
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Sorry very new to this. I’m considering opening up Roth IRA with Fidelity. What are some Fidelity equivalent of VOO/VTI/SPY or any other popular ETFs mentioned on this bowl? TIA!
Market is down, what should I buy?
PLZ HELP: just opened up a Roth IRA w Fidelity to contribute 6k every year in (roughly $250 every two weeks) and it’s asking me to invest in certain funds. I did FBGRX entirely. But idk which ones to pick and how to do this. Can someone give me advice on what to do here,
529 or 401k or ibonds? I’m considering where to put my $10k right now. Got a 5 yr old and the vast majority of my assets are in 401k so I want to diversify but it’s hard to ignore the tax deduction benefits for the 401k (for both federal and state) thoughts and inputs welcome. For reference ~$375k HHI
How do you decide your breakdown of pre- and post-tax retirement account contributions? I put in 10% of salary post and 6% pre (ACN match) but no idea if this is appropriate.
Are 3 or 4 etf enough to diversify?
For you fishies who have a full-time nanny (and pay on-the-books) - what payroll service do you use? I wanted to use Poppins but they’re not available in my state.
Favorite resources (books, YT videos, podcasts, etc.) for beginners looking to get into personal finance? Looking for something easier to consume so I don’t get disinterested
Where are my TD ameritrade investors at?
Anyone else aiming for early retirement targeting a $12M nest egg? I figure you can pretty much live any life style you want at $1k / day, and that gives you a 3% withdrawal rate. Going for the FAT Fire 🤙
What is the minimum amount of time to own a home before moving? At what point is it better to rent than buy?
I don’t currently invest in crypto. What are the arguments for or against starting? If I did, I would hold for longer term (5-10+ years).
Favorite rental markets?
Tips for managing finances as a couple? Newly weds here and trying to build our long term investment plan. Any tools/books etc.?
Is a Roth 401K with no match still worth it for those who can’t put money in a Roth IRA and max out their HSA? Just trying to decide if I should even put money in the Roth 401K - they have a ...
What are your top picks for crypto today
Need some advice on timing here. Just got our offer accepted on a house but the settlement date isn’t until August. Don’t want to switch jobs until the mortgage formalities are complete and we move in. Assuming all that happens my August, when is the earliest I can switch jobs so that it doesn’t impact my mortgage?
I have had no real avenue to spend money like I used to with covid over the last year so looking for short-term (non crypto) investment opportunities with high returns ~$150k, any free advice would be appreciated 😄
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