Anyone like to meal prep? I have to drive to my client instead of fly but meal prepping saves me $300 (per diem) - $30 (food cost) per week which doesn't seem bad for two hours of cooking I enjoy.
Need to appear for Schengen Visa stamping , which medical coverage provider have you used for 10 days tour to Europe ?
Do some buyside firms do both a mid and year-end bonus? Not sure if this is normal or just for the first year.
Wondering if 200k plus bonus is worth the stress? Sometimes, I think not. But really hard to give up that kind of money. How much do you need for living? Worth the sacrifices? Thoughts?
How is PwC'a partner pension plan? Heard you get a certain $ amount every year after 10 years of service. Is it the same for other Big 4?
Purchased a basic AA ticket for my wife... those things are rough... very restricted. Only part of my status that benefits her is the priority boarding and I think the gate agent just let us have it..
Staff who takes a 3 month leave complains about their bonus which was in line with average rating. Everyone said not to approve the leave. I will listen next time and avoid the ungrateful backlash.
If I leave my job in Financial services for a job with a steady paycheck and benefits which will make my wife very happy, can I still do Financial Services part time.Is there such a thing?
Is there really a point in leaving as soon as you get the senior promotion (besides bonus)? Does it really make you that much more marketable if you got the title then left before using it?
Advise: Joint income lil north of 200K, 80 K in cash savings, 100k invested in property. NO 401K, NO STOCKS/MUTUAL FUNDS. Have a car loan and property Mortgage as usual. Am I too risk averse?thoughts?
How many of your 401k plans have a vesting schedule? Ours is 5 years before you get 100% of the employer match.
Wise to use $1200 from stimulus plan to open brokerage account? Have Roth IRA and 401K currently. What is everyone’s thoughts on economy in late summer/fall?
What are some examples (if any) to be deemed ineligible for the performance end of year bonus? Example, below 90% time submissions?
Curious of the retirement benefits at your firm...go! Deloitte: 1.5% salary match paid out once a year, fully vested after 4 years. Defined benefit pension plan, fully vested after 3 years
In the middle of the slalom recruiting process. Would slalom folks mind sharing what the raise / bonus looks like? Seems like base will be higher but would love some insight into the other factors.thx
Thoughts on Edelman Seattle? I saw an AE role I’m interested in. I have a couple friends who work in the Chicago office and they enjoy it.
It’s unfortunate to not see immigrants speaking up about the injustices here. I wonder if it’s because they are scared they’ll be deported ? It’s unfortunate to not see the countless people that come here for work speaking up. I wonder if it’s because they are scare they’ll lose their VISA. It’s just unfortunate and I get it but to maybe some you are looked at as a coward or someone who doesn’t give af about this cause.
Despite requesting highest floor as my Platinum upgrade, I’m placed on a middle/low floor every week. 😡 At first I thought it was a fluke. Now I’m convinced the hotel staff hate me.
a weekly reminder to people looking to hire talent: rejection letters after phone, video, and several in person interviews are so so so much better than absolute silence
Any recommendations for improving posture (OTHER than an ergonomic chair)? I’m slouching a lot while working and want to know what products or tips have worked for these long WFH days.
What are you doing with your Marriott points? Concerned they will file for bankruptcy protection due to their large debt load
My last agency hired back a ton of the people who were laid off (thankfully I landed a new gig, would not go back to that place). They decided to bring back 10/19 that were laid off. Unfortunately, they are notorious for doing this on multiple occasions. What are your thoughts on hiring back those you let go? And to clarify as a group we were let go not furloughed.
Anyone know the raise % in NYC when you get promoted from Consultant to Manager in MC? (no MBA , started as analyst out of college)
Anyone else on here laid off and still looking? Have worked with recruiters and nothing, have had only a handful of interviews with everything seeming to go well but being told firms want someone a bit more senior. Feel like a loser and unsure where to go from here...
Folks I lead the global IT strategy team for a F50 organization based out of Dallas and we will soon have an opening for a strategy consultant in the team. Want someone with 2 to 3 years of core strategy consulting skills. Role based out of Dallas. Please DM me of interested. Cheers..!
What are the best places/class/coach for personal development? I’ve lost my passion, interests and want to test and improve my inner core abilities like mind sharpness, mental energy I had as a child.
Thinking of staying in an Airbnb for a week with the wife, some change of scenery (not vacation but work out of a different place). What’s a good place in 3-4 hour driving distance? Looking for some water / hills. Know of any real good Airbnb’s? Thanks fam!
Such a silly question, but is water at the Westin not free? I called the Service Desk for more water as I didn’t have housekeeping today, and they said they could only bring some up if I paid. Con...
Didn’t get stimulus & thankful to be working, but I’ve paid a lot setting up a home office (screens, fax machine, bandwidth.) Normally I only do standard deductions, but can I write it off next year?
Anyone had to start giving money to family members? My mother got laid off & it breaks my heart to see her so defeated. Someday, I knew I would be supporting them, but never thought it would be now.
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