Expensing dinner on "night before travel". My thoughts right now: if I wasn't leaving at 4am I'd have time to cook. Should I feel bad?
Been seeing posts where people are getting laid off even when staffed. What’s the rationale for that?
For those in senior positions- how are you not constantly worried about the success of your work? There’s so many things that can affect P&L that are out of your control, how do you stay calm and not feel like you’re going to get fired as soon as growth slows?
I’m saving my RUC for a Delta One flight from ATL to Honolulu. What are the chances of success of getting the upgrade? Trying to decide if I just book the delta one 💺 with miles or chance it.
Anyone worried about layoffs? I saw a post about Deloitte laying off 5000 employees ... I know EY saying no lay off this year but what about other firms?
I was fired today. What do I do next? I’m a third year associate at a “boutique” firm. Although I knew my performance wasn’t good and I was on thin ice, I was never given any formal warning, so I was caught off guard when they called me and just fired me, effective immediately. I was locked out of the email and computer system before the call was over, and I’m already off the website. I was so caught off guard I hardly remember the conversation (cont)
Can anyone help explain the clause in the stimulus bill that protects corporate workers (us) from layoffs? Can’t find it anywhere...
My partner and I are thinking about moving to NYC! Are there any CW jobs there right now or is it totally oversaturated from layoffs?
Who wants to donate Delta SkyMiles to the "I work in Fed MC so I hardly travel and barely have any miles but I'm trying to take my wife to mexico" fund? Cool thanks everyone!
What flight crew just tried to kill Pence?
Moments when I feel, its time to quit. My flight was delayed yest. My 7m old was at ER due to viral infection. We came home at 2. Since morning working on deliverables from Dr’s office to home.
When will American stop the “limited time”in-flight credit card promotion......it make me irrationally angry and I find it rude to disrupt passengers with this ad. Am I crazy?
If you have to switch from Delta to American or Southwest as airline of choice, which would you choose?
Person in my advisory office got laid off. Is my EY office an anomaly, or is this happening anywhere else ? Person was on bench for last month.
Any Lufthansa premium economy experiences?
Are Deals groups going to see layoffs given this crisis? Seems like all active deals are dying and companies are just looking to conserve cash
Can we as a collective stop obsessing about points, status, status match and upgrades? Yeah yeah, we get it, we travel for work
Advice on how to prepare to start a new job on Monday? I’m starting a new job after being fired from my last one, so I’m kind of nervous
@partners - I have two opportunities. One is to lead a group for a corporation (industry). The other is to join another consulting firm, doing the same work that I am doing now. While the comp will be better to stay in consulting and I do like the idea of becoming a partner one day, I am intrigued with the steady industry role... any advice?
WFH fish, how do you consume information during the day. I relied on info from my network in-person but now that I’m at home, I’ve found it hard to keep up with the what’s going on. Any advice?
Is KPMG Tax Ignition- Data Analyst the same as the rest of the big 4 tax tech. Do you guys do programming with Python, R, and SQL?
I have minor generalized anxiety. Lately, I’ve had worse anxiety than normal, and as a result, I’m taking my second mental health day in a row. I didn’t tell my firm that it was a mental health day, I just told them I was sick with non-COVID symptoms. None of the partners I work for objected or said anything negative, but I’m now getting worried that they’re somehow going to find out it was just a mental health day instead of physical illness, and that it will somehow bite me in the ass . . .
Anyone looked at getting pregnant in a non-traditional way- How did you find a sperm bank you liked or have a convo with someone you know to be a donor?
What are the best consultancies for digital strategy and customer experience design? Do any of the B4 or MBB have strong practices here?
How many interview slots are usually provided for MBB in Canada? Is it allocated by specific school? McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
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Happy Friday y’all! Anyone here have experience using a professional resume writer/service? Would love a recommendation, bonus points if they have experience helping consultants land jobs in industry at mid/senior levels. Cheers!
How do you define work-life balance? And how much of that balance is reasonable to expect for someone with ~2 YOE, be that in the Big 4 or in smaller niche/boutique firms?
What happens if you don’t hit your billable hours? I am a first-year that had a very slow February and slow start to March. I’ve been reaching out to various teams for work but things seem slow now & I’m worried that I’m not going to hit my 1800 target.
Big law firms with the best and worst cultures? Let’s make a list. (Saw this in the comments on another post, but think it could use a broader audience).
Anyone work in corporate strategy here? What is the approx compensation range (base, bonus, LTI) for a Senior Director, Corporate Strategy at a F100 firm?
What s the best credit union to get a car loan for an used car ( L1B visa holder / 1 year finance history / fico = good ) ? Does Dtt support any credit union ?
Are EY Promotion Bonuses locked in on October 1st? Or October 15th? I’m wondering if a newly promoted Senior leaves the firm between October 2nd - 14th will they forfeit the Senior Promotion Bonus...
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