Today I worked from home because I’m sick... guess who just violently puked during a conference call and forgot to turn on mute first 🙃
Hello fishes! Anyone has any referrals for a fresher's job? My brother is about to graduate but is having trouble getting placed. He has a pretty sick resume btw! Any and all help would be appreciated :)
Can you quit your job while on short term disability? Will you get penalized somehow? Going on maternity leave (which is just short term disability) and planning my options out.
I’m mentally breaking down because I have been doing a job of a scheduler, PM, notetaker, regulatory submissions, and thus have no room for growth to work on strategy. I’m an AS and I am so sick of having to remind everyone because no one looks at my notes, recaps, and no one remembers anything from any meeting. Recently because I’m so exhausted I started making more “mistakes” like not catching a mistake on a submission. Is this because I suck or is it time for me to move off? I feel terrible.
What type of self help strategies do individuals actually find helpful when you feel burn out or stuck in a rut? Any books, apps, meditation, podcasts, etc, others find helpful? I've done therapy and it has definitely helped this past year with covid and a marriage separation, starting to feel like I'm making progress and want to keep up the momentum. Looking to see what type of self help others find actually beneficial and would love to use that to help others stuck in burn out too
I was up for a June promotion and now am doing the work sans title due to COVID-19 - now with no promised promotion after 2 years as an AAE. Thoughts? Do I find another job elsewhere, or stick it out?
Do you think taking all of your leave (family, parental, sick, etc.) will impact your career progression? If so, how?
Has anyone taken disability leave, and then used it to look for jobs? How does this work legally?
I work 8+ hour shifts in the office as we are an essential business where masks are required at all times. Has anyone else had the experience of wearing a good mask at work and getting excruciating headaches at work that last for a few hours after work? I've already had an isolation period so it's not Covid, but I'm thinking it might be the higher levels of carbon monoxide, as I've tried wearing a different mask and did not have the same problem.
Was anyone deciding between medical school and consulting? I've taken a detour from pursuing medical school to go into consulting. Idk if I'm making a mistake or not after reading Fishbowl.
Has anyone with an ADA disability put in any notice to their company? I have one and my doctor is concerned I’m being pushed to the limit with the amount of work I have. Been working 70-80hr weeks if
So umm whose’s going to tell him? Also not surprised over half the people in this pic have caught COVID.
Has anyone traveled to Montréal (by air) from NYC recently? Where did you get covid tested? Thanks in advance!!
Housing market is pretty good; I'd like to buy a place but wonder if it's ill advised since I haven't paid off all my student debt yet and there are rumblings about an impending recession
Has anyone done a math lesson on the growth and analysis of the corona virus? If so how did you present it and what resources did you use?
Under normal circumstances (I.e. pre Covid), is it much harder to get sponsored for actually academic courses like MA or MPhil as opposed to MBAs? People might say those are not as relevant as MBAs to business, but MBAs don’t strike me as anything particularly vocational either.
Hey 🐟, flying out in a few days to see parents. Two 3 hour flights. Any recommendations to best avoid possible contact with covid besides mask and carrying sanitizer wipes?
Planning to jump off the Big 4 ship for better WLB while with hopes for better compensation. Which one is better for customer facing cyber roles between AWS and Microsoft ?
Looking for some MBA advice. Went to Indiana U and had mediocre GPA due to mental health struggles. Got medicated and saw a therapist and got a 4.0 my last semester. But still ended with 3.2 gpa. I am a good standardized test taker and am confident I can do well on GRE/GMAT. Given my poor undergrad GPA, am I a non-starter for an M7 MBA? Looking to improve myself as an applicant over the next year or so by seeking out leadership opps within and outside the firm. Any advice is appreciated!
So, do B4 typically ghost candidates they are not interested in or do they generally let them know they weren’t selected?
Have a offer from Deloitte (SAP Treasury) at Manager Level. Based out of NYC. Base- 170K, 15K Sign- on bonus. Not sure about the annual bonus yet. I have total 16 YOE and am very strong in this field. PS- I an independent consultant and was doing very well (way above the Deloitte offer) until Covid hit
Anyone had experience working on an account like the army or navy? Is it similar to healthcare where it’s hard to get out once you start?
Can we make an exit opportunity matrix. Level in consulting + firm, by potential exit opportunity (include role type + salary)
Need some advice - been at the D for a year and have been on the same implementation project for over a year. Have a technical background and am thinking of starting to look for exits to industry but also am curious what strategy projects are and if I would be interested in the work. Is it worth networking onto a strategy project at the D or should I just continue to look for industry exists and then go b school and then try for MBB/T2 ?
How difficult is it to transition from an Expert to a Generalist track at Bain & Company at the pre-MBA level?
What are the best uses for Tableau vs Power BI? I’m thinking about getting a certification but I don’t currently use data visualization or modeling tools. Would be interested in hearing your experiences. Trying to invest in my future with certification.
Moving from big4 to core strategy firm (read MBB). Have 2 months before I join the new firm. Wondering what I can do to prepare myself, are there any courses, books that would help me gain some skills. I have mostly done PMO, tech implementations kind of work so far. Don't want to leave any stone unturned and want to make it work.
SAP VS APPLE, which company offers more comp for the same amount of experience (7 years)?
Has anyone here ever sat for the CMA exam? How hard is it actually? Is part 1 doable with 2 months of studying?
News alert for travelers: Marriott/SPG account linking and status match is officially live🛫🏤🛫
What is the average pay increase year on year for MBA hire at senior level. I know it depends on many factors but looking for range
Please help...H1-B client location RFE. If i give end date then my overall h1b is reduced. If i dont give proper docs then RFE is rejected. What should i do? RFE is due in a week.
What is the best platform to buy crypto? Only interested in the big guys (BTC, ETH, etc.) Have been hearing Coinbase Pro. Any downside of that? I also heard crypto.com because they allow credit card purchases. Any advice? Brand new to crypto investing. Plan to buy & hold rather than trade. Thanks!
I’m pretty sure colleagues at my firm are inflating their billable hours. Is this the norm? I suspect many of you will think this is obvious and/or that I’m naive but wtf? I find hitting 2200 is tough even with a good sized work load. Am I just expected to play the game? I don’t want to sound self-righteous but if most are lying just to make the requirement, then maybe the requirement should be lower.
Hi, any inside of a typical salary for a team leader of midsized quant teams -around 30 people?
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