How to get a parent to get therapy ? Asian so in our culture, therapy is never spoken about and is in fact, looked more as a cure for a totally mad person rather than as a help for mental weakness. In fact, it’s a taboo to take help and maybe also hit to ego.
I’ve been approached for a Healthcare opportunity - Director of Finance - Administrator for a small hospital. What does Administrator mean in the healthcare setting? Is this a paper pusher role?
Senior Actuarial Folks (Principal & Above) Is total comp higher at firms like Mercer/WTW/Aon or PWC/EY/Deloitte/KPMG? Milliman?
I'm thinking about taking a period of absence (maybe the whole school year). I honestly don't care if it means losing my current position at my school, but I'm worried about how it will look wihen applying for teaching positions in the future.
What's it like being an FS Consulting Director in London for Big 4? I'm ex-Accenture & industry Buy-Side and was a Director in both roles. I'm keen to know the following: - Typical base & bonus? - What kind of targets do Directors get given? Are they revenue/margin based? Number of new clients? - What's the work life balance like at Director level? - What's it like competing with other Directors within the team, all vying for the Partner track? Particularly as I'm not ex-big 4 or homegrown -
ATK vs AlixPartners. How’d they compare in terms of pay, culture, onbording process, and prestige? We’re talking NA market.
Has anybody been approached by Uber for the Strategy Operations Manager role at Uber? Salary/role/travel/thoughts?
CCOs and ECDs: I love the ACD position and I don’t want to be a CD. I am a great executer, love concepting and producing work. But I’m still want to get raises and bonuses. Do you see a problem? Would you have someone like me in your team?
Help! How to handle salary talk at a 1st job interview if it comes up? Always hard. Q: so... what kind of salary are you looking for? Me: 😳
Anyone have experience with hiring a casing coach for MBB interview prep? Is it worth it? If so, any recs?
At 2 yrs of experience post undergrad, debating to move to Tech and save some $$ and then do MBA or just go straight for MBA? Any advice? How much did you have saved for MBA when applying?
Can you negotiate post-MBA compensation at major consulting firms or do they have a no-negotiation policy?
Corporate strategy (associate level) salary in SF? Not much salary information found on Google search other than for SWE.
How easy is it to get a job in the USA (MBB consulting type) after doing an MBA at a top UK school? (LBS, Oxford, Cambridge). I’m Canadian by the way.
I quoted my salary to the recruiter and I think I lowballed myself (I’d be moving states and I didn’t do enough research, rookie mistake I know). How should I approach this with the recruiter?
Already accepted into a Top 15 MBA program. Will a lowish GMAT score (690) affect job prospects? Any reason to re-take? I’d like for all job options to be on the table while in B school.
Would you leave for a HF where you get a minimum 40% bump in comp and the founder is legit but has a potentially sketchy background? Think Billions.
I am a second year associating working at a law firm that has 180 attorneys total. In our market we are considered big law. I have been thinking about making a move to a larger market for a while now. Any advice on when/how to make the move to a new city that you have no ties in? I’m particularly interested in any thoughts on passing the bar in a new state while still working or transitioning into a new position.
Emergency fund currently at ~$5k. Should I continue building my EF to ~$12k before opening IRA, participating in ACN ESPP, etc? Avg monthly expense is ~$4k. 25, SF, 3% 401k contribution. Base $127k.
How do I transition to software engineering with zero professional experience? Currently an aerospace engineer getting my masters in comp sci wanting to make a change. Should I try to get an internship? I’m 30.
What’s Accenture’s pharma r&d tech consultant role like? 1. Is it mostly implementation or tech strategy/ communicating business value of tech? 2. Is it a lot of work with offshore team? 3. How is WLB?
How do I gift my parents a trip to Hawaii without knowing the dates? Is there a thing where I can buy a resort stay for an open range and just have them pick after I gift it to them? Flights on points
I know I should care about prestige but I’m at FAANG and it’s been 5 months amd idon’t love my job (sales). I’m super junior and joining remotely feels isolating. But my manager is nice & approved grad school for me (starting PT online masters in data analytics next year) and perks are awesome. My end goal is product A startup I talked too couple months ago offered me a PM position. It pays 15k less and perks aren’t as good but relatively decent (100% healthcare, some 401k). Do I jump?
When in a staff aug project, how do you set boundaries with the client? I feel that that they have very unrealistic expectations of me and my team members in terms of workloads, deadlines, etc.
Barring the pilot flying like an F1 fighter, I'll be missing my connecting at ORD. Anyone else gonna be stuck there tonight?
Setting up my 401k as a first year with a big law salary. Should I opt for the max amount taken out with pre tax or post tax designation? Thinking post tax but would be interested to hear opinions. The firm offers a Roth 401k with no matching. Thanks!
Client emailed me at 6:45pm...I need a deck by tonight...😩😩😩...just left the office #hardknocklife
￼What salary/bonus range would you expect for a Strategy Sr. Manager role at a non-tech F500 consumer brand? I know salary comparison sites exist but looking for other data points
When a recruiter asks when your available that week and you give them a few available openings in your already busy schedule, and then they don’t follow up to confirm until your calendar is packed. 🙄
Fellow 🐠, going on a weekend get-away in Richmond. Any hotel recommendations? Looking at the Westin, but are there nicer SPG / Marriott properties around?
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