I’m pregnant and have been at my job for a few months to qualify for the state family leave which is only 4 weeks. I’m wondering what others have done to prolong their maternity leave when starting a new job.
Who works with nonprofits? Have a chance to set up a pseudo-endowment (all the benefits, none of the withdrawal restrictions) and I’d like to know what you’d charge on 500k - 3mm.
ZS Fishes - can anyone let me know a salary band for Consultant role at the LA office? Healthcare data analytics role. Also it'll be great if you can give some insights on benefits (401k, Healthcare, other benefits) Thanks! ZS Associates
PwC - what’s the health insurance like there?
Major help pls - 6 months in as a new hire and got an opportunity to move to healthcare industry doing what I love with a 20% pay bump. Is it way too soon to leave esp considering annual reviews CONT
For the hybrid productivity allowance, are we as USDC consulting employees supposed to utilise the GAA code or LPX code for reimbursement?
How much do you contribute to your 401K? I’m 24 and have a separate IRA, plus some mutual fund accounts, and while I want to contribute to my 401K at my new job the extra money that would be taken out could go to one of the accounts I already have plus my new living expenses. What would you suggest in this situation ?
Anyone have insight on PwC vs EY benefits package? Looking for major differences, looks very similar to me.
So why do we not tax wealth? We know you can drive benefits from just having "wealth" even if you never realize the gains from property or shares.
how does the culture, pay, benefits differ between a publicly listed consulting firm (accenture) compared to partnership firm (pwc, deloitte)? looking at it from a mid level career person
What would be potential benefits to ask for when negotiating a contract for an ACD position?
What is KPMG's parental leave policy for partners versus employees (MDs and below)? Trying to plan life and figure out if it makes a difference to have a child before or after one makes partner in terms of parental leave benefits. Thanks!
I’m not sure if some of you other firms have heard but EY America’s recently switched to “unlimited PTO”. I want to know your thoughts and if you’d like your firm to do it. We do have 19 paid holidays up from 12 last year.
Hi Guys, If we are eligible for 25K reimbursement for smartphones. Can I an order a 60k phone and then pay the remaining amount 60-25 ?
Thoughts on Gartner? Specifically their marketing areas under strategy/ops. I saw some comments around layoffs/halting 401k matching from a few weeks back but curious about that department
Ex- Deloitte 🐠s, when did you got your pension amount after leaving? I have close to 10k vested which I thought would be paid automatically after I leave. But Nothing so far. It has been close to 2 months now.
If my company doesn’t match my 401k yet, should I still max out my 401k contribution or make personal investments instead?
What are some things that you should do a couple weeks before you leave/ resign to get the best value ? Max out benefits etc?
EY pension. Fully vested after 5 years service, right? But can we talk dollars and cents? Is it based on a % of salary similar to government gigs?
Just got laid-off at Arnold with 30 other people... but then again, what did we really have to work on!?
Has anyone received a 221g during H1-B stamping interview? What are the possible reasons for receiving it and how can one best prepare to avoid it?
Any of you finding that the MBA admissions process is taking a toll on your productivity at work? Trying to perform at the same level while also focusing on applications/essays seems is proving to be really tough.
Best CISA exam prep? So far I'm using Cybrary and Test King. Thinking it might be worth while to do a virtual course as well.
What would you call independent consultants employed by the client to verify SOW adherence, identify risks to on-time delivery, and provide subject matter expertise? Client engagement manager?
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
I keep reading about a McDonald’s strike going on. Is there a single position that can’t be replaced by a robot at this point?
Any book recommendations?
I don't have time to make purees at home. I buy from store all the time. I make sure it's organic and natural preservatives. I feel guilty that I don't give my six months old baby home made food ☹️
Invited for a holiday party at my husband’s company as plus 1. Any recommendations from where I could buy outfits . Budget $75 to $100
I’m doing work on an RFQ for a project that’ll be in high-risk Zika virus place. Chances of winning are high, but I’m concerned about the risks and I’m not willing to postpone trying to conceive, Cont
Does PTO Impact utilization?
My client on a global town hall - “we will not ask anyone to go back to their local office”
At what level in account management do you start getting bonuses or commission on how much your book of business grows? Is this something I should be negotiating in offer letters?
Hi evey one, hope you guys are doing great. Currently I am working as a technical support associate in dell international Services. I am looking forward to work in remote desktop support,service desk, L2 role, or anything above to the current role. Any help or suggestions would be highly appreciated.
I’ve realized most people actually hate the big D, because lots of the people hired & top talent were near misses at MBB (final round etc.) and they resent the firm because of it. It’s a sad reality but it’s true.
Trying to help my wife upgrade her WFH setup. She gets some road noise at times and is backlit in the afternoon. Anyone have suggestions for webcam and external microphone that would handle that? … and no curtains aren’t an option. She loves to look of the room and the blinds that are there.
How do you prepare yourself spiritually to join a new project? Joining a new one in two weeks and I already plan on fasting and praying the week before for it but curious to know what else you all do.
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