How many of you bout to get deported because of the H1B lottery? Relocation (country) ideas?
Any tips for asking for a raise? Additionally, any insight in compensation for change management in boutique consulting?
Seeking immigration / travel advise. I know we are not lawyers but any experiences / stories would be helpful. Can I enter the US when I have H1B change of employer petition approved but employed with my current company and serving notice period? Which company’s I-797 form do I show immigration? Do I tell them about switching jobs, etc.? My new company lawyers are not providing clear guidance on this and suggesting against travel due to COVID in general. Thank you.
Will Big 4 let you stay as SM if you don’t want to make partner but are still hitting SM targets? Once you take the promotion BS and partner-promotion-chasing out of the equation SM is quite fun!
Does anyone know if there are slots available for Dropbox for h4 visa extension in india? Also, want to get a sense of how much time is it currently being taken for h4 visa stamping (extension case) at US embassy. TIA
What do you use your amex points on?
Please raise your hand if you don’t like doing billing! I can’t be the only one out there
Doing the happy dance! 💃🏽 Got a promotion and a 5 rating! I'm home for the weekend. Life is especially good today and blessed overall!!! Also lowering my expectations for next year! :-|| :)
SM here - if my work visa is not renewed, would I be eligible for severance? Current non compete has 3 months of severance included
Raise the bar!
People who got promoted last year - how do you feel about it? I feel guilty given that most people didn’t even get a raise (in the UK). I find it hard to reconcile with the COVID gloom
Current role: Entry level cyber consultant, ~1 YOE post grad, 75k, leadership has floated the idea of early promotion to senior in May (for whatever that is worth) Opportunity: boutique CRM firm at a senior consultant level, 100k What’re the bowl’s thoughts? Better to stay at a larger firm with more potential long term growth, or switch now for the immediate pay bump and more start up vibes meaning potential rapid leadership position?
Guess who makes me feel better after a rough day at school... my dog :) Thank goodness for our fur babies! Raise your hand if you agree!
Former McKinsey employee was caught working with his COO to impersonate a YouTube executive while trying to raise funds from Goldman Sachs. Is this what constitutes business these days?
What is the internal partner promotion to external hire ratio at your firm? (And similar ratio at public firms for PPMD or partner equivalent )
Anyone hiring for senior roles on H1b in industry? Have cross industry experience in strategy & operations.
Quick question. If you have an approved I-140, and want to switch jobs, does the new employer need to restart the green card application for you? How does this work? Thank you!
Hypothetical that I'm trying to quantify for myself. Say I make $100k and feel I can comfortably spend $2k on rent. Assume for arguments sake, I'm happy at this level with savings, social life, etc. I get a raise to $120k. What can I now afford in rent? A) $2.4k. I got a 20% raise, so I can spend 20% more in rent. B) $3.6k. I got a $20k raise, so I can spend $1.6k (rounded) more in rent. C) Somewhere in the middle Traditional thinking tells me A is correct, but it seems conservative.
Has anyone successfully reduced their cellulite? Anyone tried any non-surgical cellulite treatments/procedures (at medical spas, other than OTC creams and stuff)? Or maybe certain exercises have helped? I like my body shape and weight but have a shit ton of cellulite on my butt that I think is time to try to smooth out a bit if at all possible 😬
Graduating in December with Master of Healthcare Administration degree. 3+ years of experience looking for a Senior Healthcare Consultant role with big 4. Received associate offer after internship with KPMG but was advised I can get better offer based on experience and educational background. Deloitte EY PwC KPMG Bain & Company McKinsey & Company Please comment with insights/advice. Referrals appreciated
Thoughts on cyber exit opportunities from B4 to tech or defense firms with 2 years of software security experience and active sec+? Have heard work life balance and hands on experience are more common in industry
When will the uscis offices reopen for gc interviews?? Looks likw june 4 opening is for asylum non emergency
Anyone have any book recommendations for real estate investing? There’s a lot of crap out there. Looking for a more serious book for someone who already understands finance and real estate basics.
Looking to Recruit Sr. Program Manager in the IT team. $3B global medical device company. Someone who is at SC/M level would make a great fit. DM me if interested
Do you feel like you have to trade between good culture and comp, or do they typically go together in your experience?
Work from home vibes!
Is this a red flag? I have been at 2 companies and have 3 YOE. 2 years at the first company and 1 at the second. Company I’m interviewing with right now is dragging me through the coals about it like I’m some kind of serial job hopper. Ive never experienced this at any other interview I’ve had. Is this seriously that big of a deal?
TLDR: First time H1B RFE =purely a wait game? got RFE last Monday, wrote to lawyer last and this Monday but haven’t heard back. Should I just sit and wait? How long does it typically take for people to hear back RFE results? I have friends who waited for 4+ months last year but also saw cases of a few weeks in this bowl. Confused and lost.
best advice for someone looking to transition from consulting into tech? Was laid off recently from consulting and have around 1 yr of experience, but haven’t seen many entry-level strategy roles in tech — do folks have any advice?
What are other people doing to drive diversity in leadership? I am hiring below me but want to hire at my level. Where do you source outside your network?
What are some of the top boutique HR consulting firms (talent strategy, organizational culture, organizational development)?
If you knew you were getting promoted and you think your company will offer a 10% raise but the market rate is probably closer to 20-25% raise, how would you go about it?
Does Deloitte Consulting cover annual membership fee of professional organizations ($100-150/year)? Called benefits and they suggested I ask my RM and counselor....🙄
Does anyone know what the range is on base and bonus for Exec Director in tech at JPMorgan? I’m coming from a peer bank and trying not to sell myself short. Any help greatly appreciated!
I'm receiving feedback from my supervisor that I cannot be promoted based on my feelings about past projects. I've asked for examples of inappropriate behavior and actions related to my "feelings" and he's always come up blank. Everything has gone well in terms of delivery and client management and I have positive feedback from others that supports this. This situation feels pretty sexist to me, and I'm not sure there's anything I can do other than leave. Anyone been in a similar situation?
What are your best personal finance tips and sources of information? I’m the household CFO by default, and I need to get more savvy about budgeting / planning / investing so my money works harder for me. Any good programs, books or courses you’ve taken? Any good tips or hacks you want to share? Teach me your ways!
Anyone ever worked at an FQHC or audited one before? Have an interview with one next week, wondering what the general viewpoint is on them and if I should run away or not?
I did not realize how underpaid I was at my current firm/ position until I started applying for my same position elsewhere and saw the base starting salary at some companies/ other firms is around 10,000 more than where I’m at salary wise in my current firm (62k, HCOL, Senior Associate 1)
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