🐠 fam, are there any resources for people who have lost their income, therefore losing health insurance but need meds? Contd’
If you are feeling sick or something during the day and WFH, do you feel comfortable napping it off and then getting back to work and working late if needed? I have friends that say this is totally normal and okay but I feel weird about it and can never actually rest to feel better if I do lay down
Anyone else feel like we’re all getting a raw deal on healthcare? Switched to industry and one 30 minute doc appointment is $450 out of pocket.
I accepted an offer from a company based in SF couple of weeks ago for a 70% raise from my current pay (TC). Currently in East Coast. Base pay increase was only 10% and rest is all in RSU’s. I can’t stop thinking if am making the right move. Currently in Big 4, I like my current job & I learn a lot day to day. But very clearly underpaid. Also, Pandemic has put a lot of strain on my mental health. My productivity is all time low, can’t focus and concentrate. (Cont..)
did not invest in 401k first half of year. if I put in the required 6 percent per month for each month till.now, will I get the match on the months of Jan to nov? or only the month of nob!?
I got a new job and was told that I can only roll over pre-tax 401k because the company does not offer roth 401k. I have a lot more money stored in roth 401k from my previous employer.. what should I do to keep it?
Is it possible to get insurance at the same rate or better rate without being in corporate? Honestly started here for the insurance and investment benefits so want to know if there are other options!
Was anyone deciding between medical school and consulting? I've taken a detour from pursuing medical school to go into consulting. Idk if I'm making a mistake or not after reading Fishbowl.
Anyone else get utterly depressed by how much tax we pay here in the US and how few benefits we get as migrants!!
Just got audited for expense and they are saying that I'll owe approximately $3,500-$4,000. Has anyone ever gone through this process before? What generally happens next?
How many people have had success leaving “big” consulting to start doing freelance work? The freedom and money sound very appealing, especially since I’m getting pretty sick of the corporate rat race. Luckily I’m in a niche area and get hit up on LinkedIn a lot about independent contracts. What kinds of things should I be considering as I contemplate this potential career change? Any advice from someone who has made the jump is appreciated.
EY- does your firm reimburse alcohol?
Has anyone successfully taken unpaid leave after short term disability? I think my doctor’s willingness to continue filling out my paperwork for STD is reaching an end but I’m having panic attacks even thinking about returning to work so I’d like to take more time off. I’m willing to take unpaid leave but not sure if broaching this with HR will just cause my company to fire me
What should I do? My 401k went from gaining 38% year after year for the past 4 years, now I'm losing money rapidly. I lost over 11k twice this week already. I been down almost every day this week. Please offer some good advice. What should I do? Should I put everything into safer stocks or just sit tight and ride it out?
It’s looking like I can deduct my EMBA tuition as a non-reimbursable business expense. Who has deducted their entire tuition while an employee? Were you Audited?
How can I become more “okay” with being an average performer? I’m two years out of school and have been considered a high performer so far, but it’s taken a toll on my mental health and I feel anxious most days. I’ve realized that the cost of being a high performer outweighs the benefits, and am trying to loosen up and be more comfortable with coasting on occasion... I’m what people may consider an insecure overachiever. Has anybody here ever had the same feeling?
I’ve herd of consulting firms paying for your MBA program ? Is this true? If so how does one go about this and Has anyone ever experienced this?
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
What’s the EY Marriott code?
What is the salary for a Senior associate at Alvarez and Marsal's Turnaround and Restructuring practice in the US (currently based in another country, potentially might shift there) If you could please mention the breakdown of base + bonus, since I am aware that bonus ranges can vary a lot TIA!
Expecting to wfh for the next month. Thinking how to strengthen my core. Going to try daily planks starting 30 seconds in hopes of reaching 5 minutes by day 30! Who’s in??
What are some of the best consumer tech firms to target in Europe? Looking for a right fit after 5 years in MBB consulting. Wanted to check specifically about firms such as N26, Revolut, Delivery Hero, GetYourGuide as I found roles in them.
Wonder if anyone can offer advice on which cert to pursue next? I obtained my CompTIA Security+ last year and wondering if I should go for the CySA+ or Pentest+ next. I also have my AWS CCP and will be sitting for the Solutions Architect soon as well. Currently not doing security stuff at work but would love to keep my skills going. I was hoping one of these next certs will help me finally break into a security role and love the idea of pentesting but not sure if the CySA+ is more beneficial.
To those in non-MBB: Would you rather have an offer in hand right now for MBB or FAANG pm? Assume it’s a lateral transition.
Is there anyway to take advantage of the Delta Hertz partner program to earn Delta miles? All these programs want you to use their promotional rate...(cont)
A misogynistic and racist leader in my group who created a toxic culture on his projects was just given the boot and I am so happy about it!
For you guys who run fee based AUM: Do you allow for HH account consolidation in order to let all client's account be billed at higher breakpoint thresholds?
I love the travel aspect of consulting, what are other jobs out there that would allow me to travel every week and stay in nice hotels
Hi- has anyone purchased I got an offer’s McKinsey case interview training programs and no longer is it? If so, would you be interesting in sharing/ reselling?
My current job doesn’t offer free health insurance but they’ll pay up to 60%. I’ve never looked for health insurance but wondering where I can find the best coverage?
trying to decide if i downgrade from CSR to CSP. for anyone who has done so, do you qualify for the perks like free dashpass and peloton credit? do you get to keep existing benefits like lyft pink? sadly not eligible for the CSP bonus yet.
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