Any insight into Cooley Santa Monica corporate/EGVC practice? A friend that works there said they’re hiring and I’m interested but want more info on culture/hours/work. For context, I’d be coming from a V10 firm with a terrible culture.
Has anyone got dinged for title discrepancy when doing a background check? I’m a little nervous because I was hired as a senior project/program manager but the title showing on the employment letter is lead consultant. Is that a big deal?
How is Monitor Deloitte different from Deloitte S&O - in terms of projects, culture and selection process? What’s the client org exposure level (as in do they do c-level work?)
Client trusts me. Confided in me that they are planning to shitcan the person I interface with weekly/daily. I feel for the soon-to-be unemployed...then again, they won't make life hell for me anymore
Anyone wear allbirds with a suit for travel? Don’t want to pull off the airport bathroom change, but don’t want to wear my dress shoes either. I’d hate to end up in the people of the airport bowl lol
Shout out to the exec on our call who is WFH... has web cam live on WebEx with no makeup and a hoodie on 💄 #spiritanimal
I just barely started at my firm and got staffed on a project which requires travel. My firm only allows me to expense hotels on a personal card, everything else goes on the corporate Amex. I’ve had a venture one card for 2 years now but am thinking about getting the chase sapphire reserve. Kind of lost here - any advice?
Any way to quickly get to Silver Medallion status on Delta if I’ve used a status match within the past 3 years? Can I buy MQMs?
Is ZS associates still hiring for core consulting strategy staff out of the undergrad level?
Are google project management roles worth the jump? PMO roles are not highly regarded at all in my practice.. wondering if it’s different in industry
Thinking of exiting to Salesforce, competitive programs role. Any insight here on pay (including shares), wlb, type of work, career progression, culture? UK based but appreciate any insight. Thanks
For those of you, who work for companies that want to return to in-person work from fall, are you planning to change jobs for a full-time/mostly remote option? I feel my company in financial services tech is thinking backwards, and that I need to move asap.
We are hiring at Ketchum - looking for media specialists. Interested? https://www.linkedin.com/posts/billzucker_managing-media-specialist-health-activity-6728431718451216384-SPGp
Currently remote working from Santa Fe and I love it here. Anyone know what the scene is like for single people in their 30s as I know that the population skews older (like retirees)?
Just had a talk with a senior member about my declining mental health and how to best navigate an exit. Response was “blah blah do these things for your next study” which is fine I guess because he wants to see my career here continue. What bothers me is “there are lots of other people here feeling the same way”. How does help me in any way, we’re getting together in a circle of poor mental health and it’s going to solve everything? McKinsey & Company
We have a multitude of open contract positions on the East Coast for a major pharmaceutical advertising agency. They are well known one of the top agencies in their field. They currently have an influx of temporary needs that will start immediately and continue at least until the end of 2021. They are seeking individuals with 2-3 years of agency experience in this space. They are currently seeking: Project Managers Integrated Producers MLR/Regulatory/Veeva Specialists firstname.lastname@example.org
Best SPG/Marriott hotels in Colombia?
So a client manager and I used to flirt a lot, though I kept my distance because obviously dontwanttofuckshitup! Now that she is leaving the firm, is it okay to respond to her moves?
Parents are thinking about moving out of SoCal suburbs — any recommendations on other suburban cities outside of CA that also have relatively large asian communities, but is way cheaper?? They're currently eyeing Las Vegas / WA suburbs
Does anyone know anyone who exited big 4 risk consulting to Google? Curious on what the exit opp was
Jewelry Insurance - plz help! Anyone have any recommendations or past good/bad experiences? In NY area if that makes any difference
Girlfriends mother attempted suicide last Friday (didn’t go through). We are long distance and she had panic attacks all weekend before calling me today to break up with me. I had no idea. Said she doesn’t have emotional capacity to be in a relationship. Not looking for advice, just heartbroken for her and for our relationship. I loved her more than I’ve ever loved anyone in my life and she pushed me away 😞
Ladies, any experience and tips for new moms going back to consulting? Is it possible to manage working while putting baby in daycare? And of course, is it possible to stay local?
If you have a negative balance on your credit card (overpay every month) and use it until you go back to zero, do you still earn points/ cash rewards on your usage. Context: I am trying to see if I can essentially use my credit card as a debit card but still earn points at the same time.
I asked the waitress at my hotel bar what time her shift was ending so we could hang out, and she shut me down. I think she did so because I was wearing my MAGA hat. How many points should I demand?
Should I do a Roth or traditional 401k if I hope to stop working around 45-50? Planning to max it out no matter what but torn between the two.
McK 🐠 - what are the differences between Round 1 (EM and associate partner interviewers) and Round 2 (partner interviewers). Recruiter assures me there is no difference with cases or structure of interviews but hearing mixed messages. Would appreciate any insight!
Anyone else feel like they’re behind on the savings benchmarks? I’m close to 30 and have $35k in checking/savings and about $40k in 401k/HSAs. I do have my student loans paid off along with my car, but all the articles I’ve read say I have way too little saved. I make about 78k currently - thoughts?
Do participants see notifications when you share a specific window in zoom, not your screen? Asking for a friend who forgot to turn on do not disturb and maybe got a questionable text during a presentation to a client.
To all the 🐠 who serve/d our country and their families - thank you for this holiday weekend. 🇺🇸
Hey fam, what is the value of Starpoints? debating between booking flight straight off SPG's site or transferring to the airline and booking award travel? Booking at SPG site gives me a value of .011c
KPMGers-Anyone buy a phone using new policy? Firm will now reimburse $480 over 2 years? How is that cheaper than $150 one-time? 🤔
Can any 🐠’s recommend a case study book for a non-mbaer? Looking for a book to teach on methodologies and how to approach business case studies.
Unpopular opinion- maxing out your 401K is overrated. I would rather have the money for other investments that I can access now ( ie real estate). Thoughts ?
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