Is the work life balance at MBB perceived to be better, worse, or the same as the other non-boutique consulting firms?
To all the Deloitters - it's sad that there are layoffs.. Its good that you want to share the news and "warn" others but how about following a template -- level, office, service line, rating
Billable hours... If I make $100K, which is ~$50/hr, how much does the agency mark it up? Double? If I’m dedicated to an acct, and work 60 hrs in a week, do they bill time and a half after 40? I assume that’s all negotiated in contracts, but I’ve never peeked behind this curtain before.
Suggestions for donating men's business casual pants and shirts? Husband is a pack rat, we're moving. I want to donate the good stuff to anyone that needs them. DFW if that helps?
Anyone applying to Tuck? Did you get a personalized email from the admissions director a week or two after the deadline? Trying not to get too hyped about nothing...
For those taking out loans- since we’re charged tuition on a semester basis, are you taking out the loan in lump sum for the year or applying once now and once in the winter?
Looking for one more rewards credit card - already rotated through CSP, SPG, Marriott, American Airlines cards. Can't qualify for CSR bc of the 5/24 rule. Any suggestions?
Met SO @ MBA. He just got a huge promo offer, just $3k < me. I said he needs to negotiate bc I don’t want to be the bread winner anymore! “I don’t want to ‘Lean IN’....”
Do you have to use PTO for religious holidays that aren’t given off company-wide? How do you go about asking to take off without using your PTO days?
Should the firms be more supportive of you getting your cpa? Why does it seem every time you're close to the next exam your billable hours sky rocket?
Even with ten years of recovery under my belt (sic), I still find this holiday tremendously stressful. Someone you know, maybe someone at your table, may be having a hard time tomorrow. https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/29-things-people-with-eating-disorders-want-people-at-their-thanksgiving-table-to-know-165910680.html
$500 budget for holiday party for project of 30+...goes without saying that half the group was late for the dinner and then everyone left barely after 11...most depressing holiday party ever
I’m a 1st year, signed to go to a PE fund after finishing my 2nd year. Considering doing VC for the next year instead, so resume would look 1yr MBB, 1yr VC, 2yrs PE then bschool. Too much job hopping?
I have stayed 114 nights but spent only $16k this year. I think i’m going to be downgraded from Ambassador elite to Titanium elite. What benefits do I lose? Which of those benefits really matter?