Is Management/Strategy Consulting really worth the trouble? I currently work in risk/compliance engagements in and offered a role at a respected healthcare strategy consulting firm. Caveats are that..
How many people here max out their 401k and Roth IRA’s? I feel like I barely have money leftover to save/spend after that and rent :/ is it that important to max everything?
Just got a 5% raise(not a flex). Do I put it straight into my 401k and get a little match (not too great but still something) or keep it liquid and save it for a house? I want to get into a house in the next year but only put 10% into retirement currently.
Anyone know Verizon pay structure? Have one offer 185,8% 401k,10k sign on. Verizon has said the pay can go up to 160 but there's potentially 20% annual bonus,10k stock and some other bonus structure he didn't say. The 401k is 6%. Any thoughts? The structure is not like Amazon or ms with a ton of RSU to cover lower base. Thanks.
Any chance of Deloitte upping the fitness reimbursement to $1k to follow KPMG and now EY’s lead?
I'm amassing a list of my clients' 401k's and other employer retirement accounts and would like to do some In-Service Non-Hardship withdrawals. Is there a list of employers allowing it?
Do any other firms offer pension like EY does? And what are the terms? I know EY recently changed the retirement plan but we are still fully vested after 5 years
Hey I’m looking at KPMG for their senior associate, federal healthcare policy. I was wondering if anyone here works or has worked for them and what your experience is/was?
Any ex-EY folks here who did withdraw the pension money? If yes what age were you and how much did they offer?
Anyone from Guidehouse willing to connect about their healthcare work? Specifically health sector S & O or S & I? Trying to get an understanding of types of projects, culture, etc. Thanks!
Left to another firm. For my 401K, I have 2 options. Rollover funds to new firm or withdraw all funds in cash. If I were to withdraw all the funds, how much would roughly would I be taxed + penalized?
How much house can I afford? Single, I make 136, putting 19.5 into 401k, 6 into Roth, another 10 into stocks, and 2 into crypto/ year. Have savings of 35k and will use my bonus of 20k as well for down payment. decent properties in areas I would consider living start north of 325k. Am I better off waiting and saving more for a bigger down payment, just going for it, or lowering my expectations?
I have been doing a lot of strategy work and am considering taking on a Post-merger integration (PMI) project within the healthcare space. I have been on mostly 2-3 month strategy projects (average ~ 50-55 hours / week). If I take on this PMI project, should I suspect my hours to be around the same, or increse drastically?
How much can I afford to spend on a house in Austin, TX with a salary of $175k and savings of ~$150k (no other savings of any kind other than ~$300k in 401k)?
McKinsey thoughts on your Life Sciences/healthcare sector. Is ideal for someone with a clinical background? Biomedical opportunities? Also any other firms have a growing practice in this area? Thanks
At a boutique healthcare firm with very limited scope. How do I learn more broad consulting principles and how to think like a consultant at large?
Advice needed - leaving consulting to go to a role in industry who are about to conduct background checks that I am a little bit worried about. Continued..
My company reimburses CFA exam fees if I clear level the exam and if I stay in the firm for 2 yrs from reimbursement date. I don’t wish to be in the same firm . Can i still apply for CFA scholarship?
Was let go as a staff 2 at 77k in September and currently have 3 offers in deciding between them. Would really appreciate any feedback. 1. 3rd year associate at PWC -HIA at 85k. 2. Transformation analyst at a big 3 automaker 83.5k 10% bonus. 3. Product development role at a healthcare startup. 100k 7.5k sign on and 7.5k bonus in 3 months. Potential 20% bonus at year end.
Internal recruiter scheduled a final meeting with the CEO (haven’t met him yet) and all of the people I interviewed with already. Has this happened to anyone? Are they going to present an offer on the call? Feels awkward 😂
Have any US 🐠 gone abroad for their MBA? Looking at LBS / HEC. Pros, cons? Not looking to exit into MBB, FAANG.
Do you consider a retention bonus as a counteroffer if you did not mention you have an offer from another company?
When interviewing for different firms, does the interviewer actually expect you to answer a question like “why are you considering our firm?” with anything other than 💵?
It been over 12 Weeks since I got an RFE for my H1b extension petition and GGS has not filed a response yet. Every time I reach out, they claim that they are still working on it.
Any agencies in Chicago hiring an AE/SAE? I feel like I can't grow where I'm at and my wings are begging to expand😭 asking for a friend to connect me plz
How does on get global services on United. Anyone figure out the threshold yet? Based on experience, it's not miles. If it's spend, and Platinum is $12K PQD, maybe it's $20K PQD?
First time in an accounting firm… Is it normal to want to quit after starting a couple months ago? 😂 About to start doing the bare minimum and hope I don’t get fired.
Anyone familiar with the Bain Specialist Consultant role? What type of project work do they get compared to generalists? The good and the bad? How is the comp?
Who wants to work in Risk Advisory in ATL, Bham, or Nashville at a firm where you can be your authentic self, and actually have a work/life balance? DHG is looking for good people. Growing 25-35%/yr
Spent a year in banking at an EB but had to go back to school because of H1B visa issues. About to start as a BA at McK in the fall. Any thoughts on my ability to recruit for summer 2022 PE Assoc roles? Or do I have to spend minimum 2 years in consulting before making the switch?
My Global Entry interview got canceled due to the enrollment centers being closed. No other information received. Does anyone know the next steps?
Would you consider joining a small startup (less than 60 employees), where all of the people in leadership roles are white men? From what I can see on LinkedIn and their business page, there’s no diversity, and the token 2-3 women in the entire company are either in HR or an analyst position.
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