Question about retirement limits... Possible to contribute $19k to Roth 401k and separate $19k to traditional 401k?
Are there any healthcare/research consulting firms that take F1 visas? I have a talented acquaintance with healthcare and research experience looking for a consulting fit.
Is 9% traditional 401k and 6% Roth 401k good? Should I change up and of the contribution %? Any input is greatly appreciated!
Benefits of wearing masks: 1) Reduce spread of Covid and save lives 2) By reducing spread, we can open up the economy sooner and get people back to work. Note: we didn’t wear masks during the flu season because Covid is 10x deadlier. Any questions?
Seeking advice either from anyone already working for US GOV or any advice on how to get into it. I’m interested in working for IRS or Veterans with pm work. Any advice? I also want to help my dad get into a permanent GOV role before he needs to retire, he’s been rejected by gov roles and can only work travel roles with fema, I don’t want him traveling as he’s getting too old and I just lost my mom a year ago. Any help would be appreciated!
Anyone have insight on Faithful + Gould? For M/SM level - comp, sign on, bonus, benefits, WLB?
What do you like about healthcare consulting?
Does anyone from Alvarez and Marsal have any TC info for first year analysts as well as analyst salary progression? Curious about what base and bonus have looked like in the past, specifically for the healthcare group (HIG). Also interested in seeing what comp for other A&M groups look like for analysts.
Responsible me is trying to look out for future me by maxing out my 401K and other retirement accounts. Lately, I've been having doubts about this approach. I don't have kids and never will. I am not interested in living too far past 70. Probably have enough in my retirement accounts now/soon to make it comfortably to 70. With 30+ years ahead of me till 65, do I cut back on maxing out? Sorry for the post holiday cheer....
Want to buy my first Apple Watch, any benefits in waiting till apple launches the new one?
If anyone is looking for an exit opportunity locally at a 🦄, message me! I’m on the Corporate Strategy team at my firm and we have 6 open roles. We have amazing culture and fantastic benefits.
Is it a bad look as a senior associate (on the path to manager within a year) to be driving an expensive car like a C7 or C8 corvette that is $70k+? I don’t think it is and here’s my rationale. I’m making over 6 figures, maxing out my 401k and IRA accounts with extra $ going to a brokerage account, I have a 3BR 1300 sq foot home with finished basement and garage for $170k. My two loans are only $240k combined. Heck most people spend more on a house alone. Work remote so vette isn’t daily driver.
What are the wellness benefits - specifically in the Chicago office? I’m a huge fitness freak and take 2 fitness classes a day (spinning, yoga, Pilates etc.). These classes are about $20-$30 each and my current job has a great wellness program and most of the $$ are reimbursed. I’m curious how much I’d have to pay out of pocket for these at Google.
Freelancers -- what health insurance do you guys use? I really need to leave my current place but it's hard to find another gig that isn't freelance to full time. But I also need health insurance.
I’ve worked at the same big 3 boutique since I was a clerk. I’m a NEP now. I work in a mid to small market town. One of the partners in one of our larger offices wants me to move to their market. I have a great relationship with this partner and they are telling me they are planning to retire in 5 years. They have a sizable book of business. I have two small kids, my wife is an attorney who practices in state court. I’ll never be more than a well-regarded service partner if I stay. Would you go?
Morning rant : Why do we pay 50 percent marginal tax ? Healthcare was biggest argument and justification for me! But look where we are : No testing, no rapid kits or medical support for most cases and companies like shoppers just making a killing with 200 per PCR test which is available for free in US and many countries? Even US is giving free rapid kits, tests and N95 masks; the support in Europe is much better.
Hi folks, I’m from SE Asia, On my research and preparation process for MBA 2023/2024. Does McKinsey background right after undergrad make it easier top get into T10 MBA in the US? Aim for >700 GMAT also.
What’s a good way to go about answering “name a recent ad campaign you identify with” and “what’s one brand you would like to work on?” interview questions?
Where should I take a Skype interview midday?
For the moms out there - when you were pregnant, how long did you wait to tell your manager/team?
An idea. Each of our firms have incredibly bright and talented people. Some are currently “on the bench” with idle time. So why not put these minds to use saving lives? Here’s the idea: Continued
Thoughts on Riveron? My SO is interviewing there but heard they did a substantial furlough/layoff earlier this year. Seems like things might be better since they just announced a new acquisition in the past week?
How valuable are the salary insights that recruiters can provide? I’m just starting to apply to consulting and startup roles. I could easily apply to some of them myself, but I don’t have a good feel for the pay because these are new/smaller companies.
H1b denied. I guess it's time to go back home. Does D. Help facilitate transfers to USI?
Happy Sunday fishes Please anyone guide how to switch to Consulting and Strategy roles in big 4, Accenture consulting etc. I'm currently working as a consultant with 1.5 yoe after mba (total 3.5). Any strategies/interview preparation suggestions from all the consulting fishes here 🙂 Deloitte USI Deloitte India EY KPMG PwC India Accenture India
Do you all prefer in-person church or at home online church? I kinda miss in-person church! It’s been a while due to Covid.
HR Operations ≠ HR Generalist ≠ HR Business Partner I wish more companies understood this.
DM for referral to Infosys
Anyone in this group working in DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion)? I am asking for an increase in salary and would like to know the range others in tech and doing this work make. Thanks in advance for your help!
Anyone ever gotten COVID before an exam? I just got it and I test Saturday. I called about it and they said to cancel it and I might get either a refund or extension. If anyone has had this happen did you get an extension? If so, how long was it?
Looking to get a few certifications, I have worked in both IT and HR consulting and am trying to decide between ITIL, SHRM, and PMP. Any thoughts on which would be best for future, quickest to get, hardest test? I get the cert paid for and a bonus upon completion, so trying to decide which one to pursue or the order if I want multiple.
When you get a raise, do you typically request it in writing or just…wait to see it on your next paycheck…?
Partner got job in London - this is my chance to leave big 4 tech strategy and pivot to regular strategy. Currently 1 year of experience. Any fish have any referrals for consulting firms?
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