Two weeks mandatory min. vacation isn't enough or fair to workers. I also think it's a bad business decision w/ long term impact on prod. How do you think 3 or 4 weeks vacay will impact economy?
Can't wait to go on my vacation
Current M2 looking to make a change. In Healthcare and Life Sciences Regs and Ops. Came from industry where I oversaw compliance for 6 hospitals. Anyone willing to reach out to discuss referrals?
Recommendations for a family friendly (preferably all inclusive) resort in Asia? Looking to go on vacation with husband and in laws and 8-month old, and not completely break the bank.
Sorry if this is a dumb question but how do y’all invest your 401k? I’m in whatever fund Microsoft chose as their default on Fidelity but I’m curious if it’s possible to invest in individual stocks or anything with more volatility/growth
Vacation ideas for Thanksgiving? Six of us (ages 25 to 60) and everyone’s vaccinated. Thought about going to the Caribbean but I guess it’s the wet/hurricane season at that time. We’d be traveling from LA and Chicago and it’s only for a week if that helps. Any places you’ve enjoyed during late November?
Thoughts on taking sick days while wfh?
My coworkers and I want to report someone to HR but they are best friends with the one HR person that handles stuff like that... (Other HR person is strictly payroll/holidays/benefits)
I wanna save $2 mil by the time I'm 35, retire and start a non profit academy for training people to enter the workforce with better skills. Specifically related to technology. Thoughts/suggestions?
Just got my offer, looked at the fine print and saw they tried to sneak in only 10 vaca a yr and when I start I will be entitled to 7. What's the average vacation time? Feel like I'm getting lowballed
This bowl in a nutshell: people who think that universal healthcare is genuinely worse than kids in camps
Where can I find the most accurate pto balance at PwC? Me@pwc has a different number that myMetrics. Not sure what the most accurate count is.
Cannot think of a better day to take a PTO
I got horribly bitten by mosquitoes during the holiday weekend. Though the scars from those bites on my face have lightened since then they are still pretty visible. Any recommendations for something that would help fade them faster?
Looking at EY for Sr Manager level role. I see that 401k match is low. But they have a pension plan. Can anyone throw some light on how it works ? Is it worth it? How do the contributions grow over 2, 5, 10 years ?
If a client offers you a job - just verbal, nothing written - is it acceptable to continue pursuing opportunities with them? For context: Client initiated the offer / opportunity. they were serious conversations. The client was incredibly pleased with the past work I led for them. Lead partner wants to continue to bring me to meetings. He knows I was approached by client. Thanks!
Sharing a good news, my H1B got picked up today in the second round. Just got notification from EY Law.
MBB folks - what's the AP/Principal salaries at your firm vs Y1 Partner? I've seen some threads where first year partners suggested they make lesser in Y1 than Principal. Curious to hear how big of a difference the two levels are in terms of comp
What would make MBA school worth it to you? On a call now where out of state tuition was $97k… that plus 2 years of lost wages could easily be a $400k price tag. I understand different schools cost different amounts but still wild.
What made you guys choose IB over consulting at an MBB/T2 out of undergrad? Just started doing M&A strategy and now am contemplating which path to pursue
Looking for recommendations on an offer from Accenture (SM) and PwC Director. Should compensation be the only factor or do you have a point of view on work life balance on either of the 2?
How does experienced hire interview process for MBB differ from on campus MBA process? I made final rounds of on campus but made silly mistakes with math. Are cases any easier out of school?
I am applying for an MBA program and have only worked in audit at B4. How did you go about asking for letters of rec? I'm scared to ask my manager because she will then know I'm quitting. (Cont.)
Would anyone at AlixPartners be willing to refer to a Corp Dev/M&A role? Think my background aligns well to the job posting. TIA!
Has any one changed career path from Media Planning (agency) to Marketing procurement (client)? I’d appreciate advise on transitioning? If Worth it? Also how is Stability, perks and growth?
Just got back to my pre-pregnancy weight this past week!! 🙌 Lost 35 lbs and 20 of them shed during covid. Took me 11 months but finally did it!! All it took was a global pandemic! Cheers 🥂
Best exit ops from Big4 IT M&A at director level? Is it possible to get a pay raise when exiting from strategy consulting (total comp) if you're already approaching the higher end of D-level pay band in consulting?
Any former PwCers here who left when they’d still owe signing bonus money? If so, did HR try to set up a payment before you resigned? Or do they send you a bill later? Do they send a mailing address for a check? I’m not bringing it up first, but am wondering what to expect.
Getting an opportunity to be a Scrum Master on a federal project. Any tips or things you wish you knew before taking a role like this?
Anyone here broken into real estate private equity from big 4 consulting? What steps did you take to jump into RE PE? What gaps in knowledge did you have and how did you fill them? Outside of the knowledge gaps what other things do you think you needed in order to get into RE PE?
How hard is it to get into MBB after graduating college versus being in college and applying for an entry-level roll? Specifically, I’m wondering what the chances are of getting into the MBB if I don’t secure an entry-level offer during my final recruiting cycle this fall. If I want, is it possible (or is there a way) to get into MBB a within months after I graduate?
What is the lowest number of PQDs you’ve seen someone qualify for UA Global Services with, especially out a hub? IAD here.
What % of your income do you spend on rent? I am paying 27% of my monthly after tax salary in rent. Is this the average or am I spending too much?
Option 1: Live in US, make 100k, wife unable to work due to visa restrictions, Option 2: Move to Canada, take a pay cut but now wife can work and combined income potentially more Which would you choose and why?
Hi All, I am Tableau developer with 5+ years of experience in IT industry, please let me know if any referral opening for the same. TIA
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