Currently in a niche area of indirect tax at EY and looking to get a broader accounting experience. I’ve been interviewing in industry but most places aren’t fond of taking me due to the niche experience. I have a small 10 person office that seems very interested and does interesting work. I’m scared of jumping to something so small. Similar pay and benefits as EY, and nearby (EY is far). What would y’all do? I can’t decide.
Do you normally tend to go for the cheaper insurance plan with a higher deductible or a more expensive plan with a lower deductible as a 20 something year old. Want to pick the more expensive option bc you never know but feel my colleagues are peer pressing me to pick the cheaper plan lol .. why ?
Noob question: should I rollover my double backdoor Roth 401K, or should I continue using my high-yield brokerage account to invest in Rolodex funds? Thanks
For those who lived in the US for long enough to be eligible for social security benefits and later went back to home countries , is there a mechanism to claim Social Security $ after retirement when no longer living in the US
When I have a shit load to do:
1. Work more over the break and make the Ms and SMs happy
2. Screw this shit and ‘don’t work over the holiday breaks’ as the SMs said
Which should I pick 😂
Did anyone reallocate their 401k investments, particularly out of the higher beta funds?
Are the news articles about rent collapsing if new stimulus/benefits bills don’t get passed this month fear mongering or real? People are acting like the economy will fail if we don’t keep giving people thousands a month in freebux
I am looking for a cofounder that has technical skills (building apps, websites, etc) and also business skills (product/project management). I am looking for a woman at this time and can be based anywhere in the United States (preferably Texas).
I would like to build a health app that takes into consideration women with infertility problems. I have done the research and have over 150 responses on what features we would need to start with.
Any advice on asking for a hourly raise as a contractor. Seems like there’s som loop holes to jump through and I was told I could potentially ruffle some feathers. I’m managing the largest workload for the in-house creative team. Also training people, which is not part of the job description.
Does anyone else ever feel frustrated when you hear friends and family make broad statements about the healthcare industry? I’ve been working in healthcare consulting for years (cont’d)
My manager told me during performance reviews in February that I was up for promotion, but due to internal issues it would be delayed until late summer (off cycle promotion). She just recently told me that off cycle promotions are really hard this year so it may take longer. What should I do about this? Can I ask for the title bump even if the pay comes next February?
FTM due in May. Considering leaving after Maternity Leave. Has anyone quit right after maternity leave? Was the process hard? My sis told me that some companies make you pay back your benefits.
Biglaw- Do you have to return to work for a set period of time after maternity leave? Or if you quit/don’t return after maternity leave whether they can claw back your leave, pay, benefits etc
Need advice! Current: Mid-size firm as an A, expecting promotion to SA in July. 71K salary and not sure how much the raise with promotion will be (10-15%?) I like my firms culture, have great opportunities, and a great support network. Was recruited by Deloitte for a Consultant position in the same service line for 107K. So much more money but I know the culture at Deloitte isn’t great. Money/reputation > culture/balance??
I hate my job, but have to stay at it for the next 6 months because of unique immigration issues/process. My manager is toxic like hell. He can’t stand when I get recognized for my work and blames me (or any other employee) for the failures with clients/projects. Now I also have a very toxic client. I literally don’t want to leave my bed in the mornings anymore. My anxiety is through the roof. Any suggestions how to survive this? I’m really losing my mental health.
Working as Medical laboratory scientist for 2 yrs and 4mnths. Hourly rate adjusted for inflation. Housing department is trying to move me out from current studio to 1 bedroom apartment which is 500 dollars more per month. Trying to ask for another raise but I can't find good words to choose. Any recommendation?
Anyone following the ONC proposed rule that would mandate health systems to send patient data to 3rd parties of their choosing? Epic is all-in on fighting it
Where can I book a fam vacation for Dec that is not all beach (need city or resort activities too), family friendly and somewhat covid safe (like people will be vaccinated or they do wear masks now). Obvi I’m aware it’s covid so it will be refundable in case things are not better so no judgment please. Thinking Hawaii, Virgin Islands... what else?
Wanted to share this as looking for a new job/pivoting/working/living can impact our mental health.
Crypto Pros TIA….what are the benefits to keeping coins in a personal wallet vs. an exchange like coinbase?
What kind of questions can you expect in an interview for a manager position at a b4? Technical? Get to know you? Situational?
Is it worth to move to a Value Engineering and GTM role in a product based company from Deals Strategy and Value creation role in a Big 4? In the last one year, I only learnt Power Bi and Alteryx but no functional or domain knowledge. Offshore setup doesn't allow us to get full idea about what's happening in the front end. Please guys I need your thoughts on this.
Older 🐠🐟🐡. Do you wish you traveled more for leisure when you had the chance? If so, what stopped you? Do you regret it?
Hey guys, had a quick question regarding applying for H1B - do you need to have client SOW when you apply? And if yes, do you only get the H1B for length of project?
Hello fishes.. What is the greatest salary hike you got till date? Let’s see who got the highest..
I am feeling some depression due to COVID and I want to move back to Hyderabad to be closer to my parents, but I'm worried about looking for jobs outside. Any advice?
Have a product strategy interview for FAANG. Any fish out here gone through the process successfully and have advice on the cases? Hiring manager will be 15min behavioral/30 min case (To be continued)
Taking a long weekend in boston in april. Which areas should I consider for staying? Recommended activities and restaurants are welcome too.
Sitting in a rocking chair watching planes/people go by the big window wall at SEA while live acoustic music plays is one of those montage-like moments where time feels simultaneously fast and slow.
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