Looking to move to San Antonio and we're looking at places in Alta Vista and El Dorado. Pros and cons? We have two kids under five, so looking for a nice family community with good schools.
I have an interview with a small firm in San Francisco and they’ll probably ask me my salary expectations, but I have no idea what’s market these days. So what’s the salary range for mid- to senior-level private practice V.C./M&A attorneys in San Francisco? Thanks!
Name your top 3 airports...
1) Singapore Changi
2) Dubai Int'l
3) Toronto Pearson Int'l
United Platinum Upgrades: Flying Denver to Boston and I’m typically ~20-30 on the upgrade list. What gives? Is it always this impossible to get upgraded? I matched plat from Delta when I moved to Den.
WOW this interest group is so small. We are still so early. I guess I will ask something: Are you buying the "dip"? Also thoughts on DCA vs Lumpsum in btc.
Is Clear worth it? I was also convinced by a Clear agent at the airport that it’s free for 3 years with an Amex platinum?
Does anyone know any decent Nija restaurants in the DMV? I already know the main ones and they are not really great. Im looking for something comparable to Ike’s in ATL.
Moving to San Diego from Santa Barbara. Looking to be relatively central so I can meet people, go out for drinks or other fun active activities (I'm a runner) What are your thoughts on the vibes in Banker's Hill vs. Point Loma (liberty station) vs Little Italy vs North Park? Is there somewhere else I should be considering?
Does anyone have any recommendations on advanced books or other resources to learn about investing ? I’m looking for something much more in depth than what I have already read which usually just explains how to eliminate debt and what dollar cost averaging is. (No debt and already dca)
Should I take a project engineering at ASML? I work in semiconductors at ibm as a hardware guy. I was interested in machine learning and thought about getting a masters in computer science but, a recruiter hit me up for a PMish role at ASML. It’s in San Diego. I now conflicted between a good offer and a potential interest in another field all together.
Any PCR testing location in PHL which can share results the same day or within few hours ?
Not sure if this is the right place to ask but here it goes. In your experience, how much does a PRODUCT owner makes in bay area / San Diego in a medical device company? I got hired as a business analyst but now doing full product owner role, I actually like it and fixing my resume for any internal move or external.
I got low balled when I got here, do not want to repeat same experience
My adopted son is turning 5 in September and it's our first birthday with him! New to this parenting thing and wondering what fun places there are for kids to celebrate birthdays in DFW?
I am hiring! Apply below if interested! Ideally located in the San Diego area and have experience in the Clinical Trial Management & CRP space.
Moving to San Diego in the spring from the central coast. Any recs on places to live (late 30’s with a kid)? Want to be close to restaurants and things to do, but a little too old and tired for gas lamp!
ATL 🐠 heads up:
- CLEAR is down
- PreCheck is operational but busy
- AIRTRAIN IS DOWN
- Delta Lounge in C is dead (others open, fuck me)
- I would NOT recommend entering through INTL as trains down
ATL Pride anyone?
Hi new to dfw area looking to buy a house. How’s the commute downtown from Frisco/McKinney area?
Hi all. Got an offer from Alvarez Marsal PEPI (Senior Associate) and Associate 2 at Kearney. Base is identical, A&M has this unbelievable bonus % so TC is probably higher at A&M. But I'm looking WLB, longer term opportunities, exit opps. What are your thoughts ?
Does anyone here have experience in cloud consulting? Specifically in AWS. Looking for insights in hope you got started, tips and career outlook. The same goes for any users of alteryx, any recommended courses?
I currently work as a surgical scheduler and would like to explore the data analysis/analytics workforce. Any suggestions on entry level employment in that field? Thanks in advance
Are there any restaurants offering a take-home Christmas dinner? Like they make the food and you just heat it up when you bring it home?
For those with options to co-invest, what do you do?
1) Nothing 2) Max allowed 3) Somewhere in between
With 15 years of Techno-Functional experience with combination of Banking + Core banking products + Intelligent Automation in Consulting + Delivery lead role, what is the salary I should expect from market ? Any insight would be helpful as I feel I am paid too low.
Do you guys think that when you make the switch to industry you should try to land a job at a public company? I want to make $300-$400k eventually as a CFO one day and I think that going into a public company will get me there instead of switch to a private. What do you think?
Have a random question - I’m bidding a project that requires some enterprise architecture knowledge of cap mkt firms with heavy Bloomberg usage. Anyone have some general insights? Most of my work has been in fin service/fin tech/gen banking
Out of the many breast pumps available in the market, which one would be a good buy? Looking for an electric one..I have heard about Medela and Spectra among a few others but what are the parameters to base the decision upon? Insurance will cover any.
Lay-offs! Which firms are doing them? Accenture Strategy had big layoffs in 2016 but were doing well as of 2018. How about your respective firms?
I have an offer of 20 from an MNC
EPAM is trying to retain me they say we'll match the offer.
What to do now?
The new company will call me to Bangalore but i prefer Maharashtra more what shall i do
I finally understand what Clinton supporters felt like. Dammit. Roll tide. We will be back.
Does anyone here hold a non-CFA designation (CFP, CAIA, FRM etc.) and what kind of role/position do you have?
My position was eliminated on Monday 4 months after leaving my job in good standing. Do you suggest temporary work for a few months vs just finding that perm role? Thanks!
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I have an offer from CTS and LTI.
Which one will be better in terms of opportunities and growth for 7 YOE professional?
For some time now, series about the pre-end of the world time is becoming more and more popular, this is the case with "The Handmaid's Tales" it has a perfect image design, characters with a perfectly defined background, and the ability to represent a totally possible pre-apocalyptic world. It has it all. Any other series with these features?
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One time during a surcharge hour, my uber ride to the airport from manhattan cost me close to 200 bucks. A blade (helicopter app) option costs the same - expense-able? Lol.
Not one of my friends has texted me this weekend. Not to make plans, not even to check in. I have no one with whom to spend a holiday weekend 😢
Does anyone know anything about Corporate Ventures Associate (CVA)?
Would like to know about their culture, people, comp, etc.
On a track for promotion for Q1 but feeling burnt out and like I can’t manage the workload in order to make that happen. I brought this up to my manager and she said “well we probably won’t be able to get you the promo until Q2 then in order to get all the data points needed”. Her point is pretty accurate, but am I crazy to slow down for my mental health and sanity at the expense of delaying promo by 3 months?
Can anyone help explain the clause in the stimulus bill that protects corporate workers (us) from layoffs? Can’t find it anywhere...
Someone want to explain the Miami hype to me? A couple of friends are trying to convince me to move down but idk - the food and music scenes are weak, there isn’t much diversity, and the only thing you can wear as a guy is a tshirt. Fine to visit, not sure about living tho.
How do you beat Sunday-scaries?
Any tips on
to transfer from the Middle East office to a US office (family is shifting there), given that there is not a formal transfer pathway?
2. Anyway to connect with top consulting firms (tier 1 and tier 2) in the US office ? I am currently at a Boutique firm. The issue is my university is recognized by some top firms in the Middle East firms but not so much globally
Home office and what airline you fly? I'm DFW/AA
Pardon Snowden or not?
“Cut my taxes the benefits will trickle down when I get my lambo washed, I’ll even throw in a $5 tip if I’m feeling good that day” https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-12-16/fifty-years-of-tax-cuts-for-rich-didn-t-trickle-down-study-says
Need new (men’s) sunglasses, recommendations? Always see the ones on sale at Nordstrom Rack but can’t tell if they have any male ones
What are the best technicals skills and certifications to get to increase your salary within consulting?
Are there some Accenture Consultants from Germany 🇩🇪 here? I wan’t to figure out if I should apply or stay at my current firm (currently based in Stuttgart).
Do y'all think being on the bench is under the control of a consultant? Is it leadership not selling enough or a reflection of your performance/skills?
Struggling to make sense of it.
Anyone else diverted to MDT?
United canceled my flight and rebooked me to one departing 4 hours later. Am I entitled to any compensation? Anything I should know?
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