Any tips on managing, avoiding or reducing tolerance besides “use less” or “take time off?”. Taking magnesium daily based on anecdotal evidence it helps.
How long do you think before we can go back to the normal fb posts on compensation, credit cards, layoffs, and general complaints about travel??
Wow Marriott support is awful. Basically they put you on hold for 40mins then tell you there isn't much they can do and open a case for you, and you never hear back. Rinse and repeat...bonvoyed
If I'm forced to use my vacation, floater, etc. towards my study leave for CFE but I have vacation booked for right after CFE, will PwC still let me take that vacation as a "leave of absence"?
Anyone recently travel to a state that requires a 14 day quarantine? I planned a trip to Chicago but they now require a quarantine, but I am hearing there is no real enforcement or penalty for this. Is it worth risking?
Advice needed: I want to divorce my husband but we’re in the process of filing for his green card (close to the end of the process now). I feel conflicted... cont’d below
Who are top shops in Phoenix? residing in the southwest for this year & partner is looking to connect on storyboard work
I am on i140 and my 6 year h1b is expiring soon and hence need to file an h1b extension. Can anyone who has got an h1b extension done recently tell me for how long are they extending h1b.?
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?
Job A or B? A = 135k normal hours 50ish a week. 15 days PTO. Better room for growth / advancement. B = 115k 30-35 a week - unlimited PTO. Only person in my department, less growth.
Incoming McKinsey hire - do most people keep AMEX green card or upgrade to the gold? I was thinking of getting Gold so I can redeem points. I already have a platinum.
Hey BOS it's school vacation week, plan accordingly. If you don't have precheck might want to be early, and do not forget noise cancelling headphones 👌🏻
What is the best way to book vacation (ideally bundles - flights, accommodation etc.) for Maldives?
If you have a chance please rate SPG highly and Marriott poorly in the Freddie’s awards. I’m hoping Marriott will see the following behind SPG and strive to incorporate more SPG to stay competitive
PSA: if you’re having holiday parties this season, consider hosting a canned food drive for your local food shelter. It’s easy - just search & register on your city’s food bank website and they provide all the bins & instructions. You can ask each guest to bring 1 non perishable food item. Attached is an example for Houston
Will be current employer be notified if my H1B transfer is approved for a new employer? Mine got approved but I want to give my notice next month in January.
Is this an acceptable out-of-office reply? “Thank you for your email. I am currently “in the office” (WFH, not PTO), but I am urgently occupied in observance of CyberMonday. I will respond to your email as soon as I close these deals. If you need urgent assistance, please contact one of my more responsible colleagues, or a competing firm. Thank you for your patience and understanding.”
Why is unlimited PTO a scam?
Has anyone ever been asked to give total compensation expectations for a role via email before having the first interview?
Are there top consulting firms that take on experienced consultants w/o an MBA? I refuse to get an MBA and not sure if that precludes me from joining a top consulting firm. Thoughts?
What’s your 1-firm’s match % and vesting schedule? 2-Maternity leave, short-term disability benefit - Time given, % of continued compensation, years needed to receive benefit? I’ll start -
Got an interview for a non-Tech role at Amazon Prime Video (data and insight). Anyone have any experience with the interviews for these roles at FAANG?
Who decides the compensation for big 4 experienced hires? Is it the interviewing partners?
Does anyone knows or works at KPMG’s digital lighthouse? Had few interviews with them. Can someone share if it’s a good move?
Need honest review of WNS global. Have received an offer from them for assistant manager analytics . 3.5 yoe in pharma consulting and analytics. Currently working in novartis as a senior analyst.WNS Global Services
Anyone here know of someone who made the move from consulting to a hedge fund? Most search firms I’ve spoken with have indicated it is an atypical exit for consultants. Any advice to maximize chances?
Would anyone like to case with me? Have an interview coming up in early January and want to get a lot of practice in before the holidays.
Got a call from B4 to be Seasonal Director (part time, hourly, no benefits) while on sabbatical What rate is reasonable (fully loaded employee cost/2000, %age of bill rate, other)? TIA.
Alvarez & Marsal Corporate Performance Improvement group or Accenture CDP? Which one is “better” in terms of reputation, exit ops, MBA apps, and diversity of projects
Anyone know recruiting companies in NY that work with people from Big 4 Advisory, regardless of service line?
Dear MBB fishes, requesting your immediate guidance on data engineering practice. I currently have to pick one between FAANG vs MBB. Same base but 25K RSU difference. Please help me with your insights! Moving from industry in Midwest region.
Anyone who changed the career frm tech to something else aftr 8+ yrs of exp ? Thinking to shoot for mba nxt yr (by thn I wud be 29, and salary ~130k ). Nt sure, wt my options cud be, except tech again
☝️What's your best hard-earned advice for someone interviewing, job seeking, or negotiating a salary? Drop it below! 👇
Which properties are good for a trip to Hawaii? Both Marriott and Hyatt. This will be our first time, and know absolutely nothing about the island
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