I'll be joining the consulting world very soon and am thinking about getting a new personal credit card. My meal expenses are per diem so I'm thinking about the AmEx Gold card as it has 4x points on dining. I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on personal cards for consultants and how to go about my corporate card as well! TIA
Resigning while on paternity leave - should i wait till get back then submit resignation or can I resign while on leave and still get paid while on leave? Engagement will appreciate the advanced cont.
Hey! — one of our portfolio companies in the healthcare space is looking for someone to build out its customer success function. Looking for senior manager/principal, healthcare exp required, dm me!
What do you invest in if you’ve already maxed out 401k and HSA and don’t qualify for IRA?
Can someone explain how they prioritize IRA after hitting the income limit so it is no longer tax deductible? I believe it becomes lower priority than HSA and 401k. Thanks!
How do people feel about federalizing education. This would put teachers on the GS pay scale where federal employees with a bachelor's degree would all have a minimum salary and federal benefits.
Is it true that McKinsey & Company professional development doesn’t get 401K match or an annual bonus? Just base salary and the profit sharing? Please confirm!
Any recommendations for good Personal Finance help books (investing, 401k, passive income) for beginners? Thank you in advance!!
Employer 401k states no voluntary after tax contributions allowed. I have made zero 401k and/or Roth contributions in 2019, have 2 more paychecks left before 04/15. How do I maximize contribution?
What's everyone's thoughts on job hopping? How frequent is too frequent? Are there any benefits to frequent hopping?
I’m sure this won’t come across well but I have to say it… my husband and I make good money (about $600k combined) and are grateful for it but these Biden tax increases are going to kill us. The truly rich don’t get hit hard meanwhile it sucks to be an upper middle class family. No matter how much I make somehow my take home seems to keep going down.
How does LEK’s healthcare practice compare to that of each MBB firm? All views welcome, zealots and balanced opinions. I work for the healthcare team and am considering defecting. Just wondering if the grass really is greener.
Me and SO are thinking of joining orange theory. Any discounts they offer for Deloitte, military, healthcare? Anyone have an idea on pricing in Jersey?
Has anyone ever had their luggage lost by LOT airlines? If so, were you able to get any reimbursement?
*don’t hate on me- I am immigrant came to this county when I was 25, today I am 37 - over the last 12 years I have been able to save roughly ~500k in cash and another ~200k in 401k. Haven’t bought a house yet….no investments in India…single income…what has been your journey; how much have you been able to save and invest ….
401K Question - Very Confused. Just came to US and will be here for about 4 Years. Firm matches 25% of first 6% employee down. Some say, upon withdrawal, have to 40% tax/penalty / others say .. Contin
Need help 😔 I want to move to LA so badly but having trouble finding jobs. I work in the fed health space and have lived in the same city for nearly a decade. I honestly don’t mind leaving healthcare.
Trying to get an idea of other Firms education reimbursement policy for an MBA/MST. How much is covered? How long do you have to stay? Do people get turned down or is it a clearly defined policy...?
Got notified I advanced to final round with BCG but already accepted offer with a T2 firm (experienced hire, pre-MBA). Friends are telling me still interview given I have 1 month until start date. Gut says karma will haunt me if I reneged on current offer. Hiring Managers: is this treason / guaranteed to doom me to hell? Or would you rather have me leave now than in .5 years?
Getting emails at all sort of times and days. This work from home thing is really setting a bad precedent
Can anyone advise on the interview process/compensation range for an Associate Director level position (Supply Chain) at Wayfair?
Looking at re-financing my mortgage with 2 lenders and need some advice please! Currently sitting at 3.625% on a $512,000 home loan that now sits at about $490,000. Lender 1: loan for ~$490,000, paying down for a few points to 2.875% (apr 3.034%); cash to close $12,344, monthly payments reduced by ~$300 Lender 2: loan for $510,000 (bundling in some closing costs), paying for points to 2.99% (apr 3.278%); cash to close $7,315, monthly payments also reduced by ~$300 Which option is better??
My tech client wants a “Think Different” type of manifesto ad that will run for a year and magically increase their diversity hires while publicly making them look like (cont’d)
What are some industry (Tech/Retail) roles that are ideal after 2-3 years in Tech consulting? I have a Comp Sci background but I don’t want a Dev role. And I’m not looking for BA roles in banks.
For UX/UI designers. When a client is looking to redo their website what is your process like? Lately I’ve been working on a lot of UX web projects but haven’t been getting the full project brief. When we get a client asking for a redesign we’ll have a kick off call to help us understand the client objectives and goals. From there I’m usually the one to audit their current site and see what’s working and what can be better optimized. we also think through the site navigation. But is this enough?
Interviewing with a small internal strat team (currently 3 FTEs) led by the CSO. One VP was awesome, Ex MBB really energetic/excited is with 1.5 yrs in tenure. Then interviewed with the other VP and Manager. They weren’t great, overall not quite at the same level as the VP in terms of professionalism and pedigree. They were very tactical and felt more like middle managers without vision. The latter two seem to have grown up in the company (3-4 years)
NYC UI: I applied 3/9 and claimed weekly benefits every week while pending. My claim was approved 5/13 (with a crazy low of $182/wk). The NY Labor system now says I haven’t claimed my weekly benefits since I applied. Beyond frustrating.
In my district, teachers are still mandated to come to work even though several of their students have tested positive for COVID-19.
Hi all, anybody here working at Apple? Would love to hear about what you do, culture, WLB, TC etc - especially if you are in MarCom!
Hi folks, given difficulty in getting visa stamping done in India at the moment, any thoughts on getting it stamped in Canada? Any risks I should be aware of? (I have always gotten my stamping done in India in the past) Thank you.
What’s it like at McCann NY? The culture, the work, the work/life balance (if there is one)?
Hi Fishes I am looking for job change in the field of External Audit & Financial Services. My experience is with PwC as an Senior Audit Analyst for 2.9 years. Also a part qualified ACCA. Any opportunities/referrals will be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance!
Cam anyone DM me Deloitte supplemental benefits doc? Planning to join in few weeks and onboarding team not responding
What kind of board do you have to write on in your classroom? White board, chalk board, or smart board?
Is end-of-year bonus season a lost cause at this point? (In a firm with no layoffs or pay cuts yet).
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