I was just offered a promotion to Sr Strategy Analyst and I’d like to negotiate the base comp from $109 to $116 at least. I would love to hear how others have navigated this conversation. My points are: 1. I have both supply- and demand- side experience. 2. I have a proven record of dedication to the company w/ examples. (This is a leadership rotational program so it shows I’m invested in the company.) 3. I didn’t rec a raise in 2020 bc Covid so at a normal rate I would be making ...
Will Chase Sapphire reimburse my flight to Hong Kong due to everything going on with the coronavirus?
Hi Everyone! I’m wondering if any consulting firms are actively hiring right now? I’ve decided I want to leave my current company in search of more opportunity. Particularly because it seems as though my promised promotion will be indefinitely cancelled due to COVID (@hiring freeze). Would appreciate advice / tips and if graciously offered, referrals!
Have a follow up call with a firm that put my offer on hold due to Covid, what are questions you would ask?
I can't stop reading BLM news and checking covid counts everyday. It's gotten to the point where I'm struggling to do my work because why does it even matter? The US is a dumpster fire and people are too busy blaming the other side to actually fix anything or listen and learn.
This article is a good read in terms of how to handle the COVID-19 crisis: https://blog.shrm.org/blog/promoting-workplace-mental-health-in-the-age-of-covid-19
What platforms have you started using during COVID that you didn't before. Helped at all?
How many of you took a break from work for more than a month? Does such breaks help? I don’t know if its covid effect on our work style or the 13-15 hour work days. I feel a complete break from internet would be amazing!!!
About to hit 1 YOE in my first job post grad and have a feeling raises/market adjustments won’t be sufficient due to Covid even though the firm seems to be meeting expectations in terms of the feedback we’ve received from management. Is it a good idea to start applying to different opportunities in case my raise/adjustment isn’t what I’m expecting at year end? Not sure how long the average job search could take...
I’ve been in the same city for too long and want to move, but my agency is getting into a hybrid model. I feel like I missed the timeframe to jump cities during covid and need advice on how to navigate the conversation with my manager. Has anyone been able to do this recently without having to get a new job?
Has anyone done an overseas shoot during covid? I may have one coming up and my partner is very nervous and doesn’t want to do it. Curious how everyone feels about this and if it’s possible to do it safely.
Trump supporters - if Trump keeps not listening to experts and ignoring the science around coronavirus, at what point does it become his virus?
Heelllppp! My husband accidentally left his grocery COVID disinfectant spray in the same spot where I keep my water spray bottle (they are unfortunately the same color) I sprayed a sweet red pepper plant with the mix generously and poured some in because the plant seemed dry. It’s 70% ethanol. What should I do?? Repot immediately with fresh soil?
Why don't the insurance companies just say we won't pay for your care if you get covid and could have been vaccinated?
I Have more sparetime now (Thanks Covid!) and I wanted to invest it in data skills related courses. I found one on data camp called "Data Skills for Business" and then was planning to continue with their "data analyst with Python" career track. What do you think of those two courses? Sinon, do you have any suggestions for better alternatives? Thanks! 🙏🏻
Do people have recommendations for how to keep up a healthy immune system during the COVID craziness?
I now know 3 people that have died from Covid-19 hear in the US. Everyone, please take this extremely serious and stay home! People are dying and the rates aren’t looking any better.
I’m so confused about if business travel is really going to be frequent this fall due to the COVID cases rising….
Remember when Fauci said we didn't need masks then said we did but only N95 masks, but then said any face covering will work. Then said if you're vaccinated you need to double mask. Then said you can single mask. Then said no masks if you're vaccinated. Now the CDC says you need a 3rd vaccine shot to "greatly" prevent delta variant. But no, EVEN if you're vaccinated you can get Covid. Like f off. This is not exact science clearly. I have taken 2 shots but now I refuse to listen to this BS.
Anyone here join Orange Theory as a beginner? Pre-pandemic I was an avid gym goer but only really did cardio & weight machines. I’ve been doing at home workouts but I’m losing interest. I’m not super strong or fit and definitely can’t run fast or long as I once did. Im a little nervous going to a group exercise glass being new. Would love to hear people’s thoughts. Im trying to lose covid weight. Are there other fitness studios you enjoy more/made a difference? Thank you!
Google interviews - is everyone who makes it past each round on the same playing field? Or do they let people through who are second tier in their eyes?
FYI- We are hiring a Media Buyer (TV/Radio experience required) and a Copywriter! Remote/WFH with no plans in the near future to return to office.
Anyone used a Beis tote bag? Looks large and good for travel, but does it fit under airplane seats??
Interested to hear how people learn project management. I have done PRINCE2 exam and read PMP materials, but I find these are too textbook theory based. Real life projects seem to be very different and a lot more complicated. I often do not know what needs to be done unless someone tells me. I believe you can learn these things on the job, but I am keen to expedite this with some books or courses. Are there any resources that are particularly helpful?
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 ?
Just interviewed with Google for an analyst role and the questions were pretty freaking tough.... Not feeling great. Any advice?
Anyone work for Salesforce’s consulting team? What kind of offer should one expect with 6 yrs of experience? Base, signing bonus, stock, and annual performance bonus?
Anyone have an opinion on working for cvs health in workforce strategy? I know about them being in Rhode Island, but overall from a company perspective, thoughts?
Hi fellow strategists. Havas Health &You in NYC is looking for strategists at all levels (entry level to SVP). Key requirement would be strong pharma/HCP experience for higher-level positions. If interested, please ping me and we can talk.
Is TAS/FDD just glorified audit? What exactly is it like working in this line of business? I’m considering applying to jobs to transition into it but I don’t want to be falsely sold into it the way I was with audit. Also, does it provide better exit ops than audit?
Interviewing for Director role at an unknown fed consulting firm with 80M in revenue/250 employees. What should I expect/negotiate as far as profit sharing, commission sharing for winning work?
Chicago ppl how long does it take to ORD from the loop typically during rush hour? (Leaving at 5 on Friday)
Can someone share candidate portal link for download offer letter? Actually I received mail that Congratulations!! Your offer for the role in HCL Technologies Ltd. has been posted on to your candidate portal. You can access it by clicking on the below link:  I dropped a mail to hr but they have not replied.
Fishes.. Used my points to book first class on delta domestic. I am at the gate and just noticed that while I am in the first class cabin right now my next flight seat is comfort plus. Any ideas?
How do I take zoom interviews if my office is mandating me to be back in almost every day? It’s tough to schedule all interviews on my 2 remote days. Is it in poor taste to prop up my phone and take the interview in a conference room on a mobile device?
I have two offers that I like. Taking into account culture, compensation, growth, etc, both have their strengths. Would like to see what metrics/comparisons other 🐠 have used to decide
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