Brand new to consulting and honestly don’t know a lot about hierarchy or politics so don’t come for me for asking this lol but why do people always make jokes about being partner and how life is so amazing in that position? What’s the deal?
Client wants to claim nanny expenses from 2020 on Sch H but did not withhold any of the payroll taxes or issue a W-2 (seems to have been a cash deal). What is the proper treatment on the client (employer) 1040? Claim the full amount as if they did withhold and somehow get that money from the nannies? Only claim employer half and assume the nannies are claiming on their 1040?
I don’t belong in my job. I didn’t mind it when I joined in January and was interacting but as we’ve been work from home longer, the less motivation I have. I don’t enjoy the work but I’ve gotten unlucky with my teams too, and can’t remember the last time my manager praised me without a critique. Maybe I’m just bad at my job. At this point I just am doing the bare minimum to not get fired. What do I do? Should I look for a job that I actually would enjoy doing or stick it out?
I have a student with autism. He is mostly behavioral and at a lower learning level so he has to be in a separate classroom. We try to let him play with the students at recess or join in class parties. He has a sibling that attends school as well. When we were waiting in car line a group of girls talked about how they feel so bad for the sibling because of my student. Thankfully, neither student or sibling heard. But how do I respond to that as an adult? Especially, if they do hear?
Moving to a classroom of assessment capable visible learners. Any ideas for anchor charts on the Art room ?
Any recommended resources (books, online lectures, etc) on latest research & thinking in sales force mgmt and strategy? No consulting marketing speak articles plz
MBB 🐠: who do you see as your biggest competitors besides other MBB firms? As in, who do you come across most when bidding for work?
Hi Fishes, Looking for opportunities in Business Development/ Project Management profiles. Exhaustive experience in Public Health, Rural Development, and e-Governance. YOE-5
Looking into remote federal healthcare opportunities with Accenture - anyone have any leads? Willing to put in some travel time but will be living in South Carolina.
What are your favorite books for consulting?
Would love some thoughts from y’all My background: -Undergrad and Grad degree in Eng -worked 2 years in McK as a BA -Working in a tech company making 130k base - On a H1B visa My goal: If in the US long term , then work in tech/startups Csuite If going back to home country, then start my own business/gig Thinking of applying this fall as it might be easier due to covid, amazing network of peers, make good friends, good exit opportunities If you were in my spot, would you get an MBA? Why?
Any fish working or have worked at PwC Deals Strategy (NYC based)? Compensation? Culture? Career trajectory?
How should one handle a strategy test for an interview and providing past client strategy example? The interviewer wants to assess thinking skills but looks like the test is for an existing client of theirs and I’m cautious of providing a recent strategy deck from my current place of work for an existing client.
Docker for Desktop is not free anymore. Thoughts? Will your project / firm replace it? And if you replace it, what are your plans?
In need of a gut check: I lateraled a year and a half ago to move to a location closer to my husband’s parents. I loved my old firm and was given good opportunities and was extremely cautious about lateraling, so I asked many questions during my interviews, including whether associates made their hours. I was assured they always did. Day 1 at the new job starts and it turns out I was hired with another associate for the same position. I can now go weeks at a time with just a few hours of work.
How might our nation reconcile its “dire” teacher shortage? How would you do it, given the opportunity?
Are firms still in a hiring frenzy? August/September seemed to have crazy lateral and upward position movement. I want to make the switch over but not sure if it's still as good of a time, or if I should wait until after the holidays.
Looking at my first Sales Engineering job. $140K target salary. 80/20 split between base and OTE. What is a realistic OTE for Gross Profit, and how to I negotiate to make more every year? I will be getting certified in AWS Cloud Architecture, but will be focusing on HP Data Center Infrastructure to start. Please help thanks!
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