ITW Illinois Tool Woks is another loser. I'm sharing all active trades. this is another re-opening trade. I opened this at the end of November, and the long is down about 45%. The trade is only down about 15% though as the shorts have been rolled a few times already. Since I have 82 more days in the long, I can roll the shorts at least 7 times and even at $1 each the trade is a small winner. If TIW even goes down another 50% it becomes a decent winner.
Currently interviewing for a designer role at Tesla - wanted some advice. The hiring manager has seemed uninterested and always dropped off interviews early and without answering any of my questions. He also mentioned that he's lost 4 designers from the team recently (red flag!). I think it'd be a cool role, but it sounds like I'd be the only designer and there's not a ton of support, BUT if I do well - lots of room for growth and promotion. Plus internal transfers after a year also an option?
How do you approach networking convos if you're not looking to exit immediately? What if they are looking to hire and want to interview you? Any tips for navigating?
What do you guys think are the best kinds of health tech companies to exit to? (e.g. Provider, pharmacy, data, consumer health)
Should I ask for a raise? My 6-month review is next week and I’m thinking about asking for a raise. I’ve never asked for one before and normally would never think of asking for one until at least 12 months but in the last couple of months my role and responsibilities have enhanced significantly. I don’t have much experience as this is my first job in advertising (comms background) and I don’t want to come off as naive or ignorant! Any advice would be welcomed. Thank you!
Do any of the MBBs consult for FAANG or top tech companies? Or do all those companies exclusively use in house strategy teams? If any MBB does, a referral would be much appreciated
Currently a sr. analyst at ACN in strategy looking to make a jump. Anyone willing to make a referral to MBB/OW/ATK/LEK?
Broadly speaking, for a given generic consulting role, which B4 firm pays the most? Which pays the least?
I have a question for those at Amazon or any other FAANG organization. How does your company view transfers/relocations. For instance, you were brought in for a Sr. Mgr role in SF but want to go to DC. Is there an internal transfer portal or do you need to apply for the job? How is this viewed in the company? Thanks!
Feeling stuck in my role, but unsure of my next move. Move agencies? Stick to social/PR? Acct mgmt? Get an MBA to become an eventual brand mgr? I’m so overwhelmed and feel like I have to specialize.
Hi All, I am anjani working as SAP PI/PO CONSULTANT would like to change the company if any openings are there please let me know. I am having 3.5 years of experience. Thanks.
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
A potential local role that I haven’t been allocated to versus a role that would require travel to four different cities. Have a 3 year old and one year old and can’t be on bench that long. Thoughts
Anyone in Anthem’s Strategy Consulting (ASC) group that can give insight on the company, role, culture etc.
Looking for advice! I work in tax law - I did ~3 years at a small firm after law school, got my LLM while working full time, then transitioned to a position in-house where I’ve been ~1 year. I dislike the company’s lack of transparency, it’s internal management structure, and the politics in the tax law department in particular. On top of that, I’m already feeling burnt out (likely due to the work volume and multiple forced resignations in my dept in the past couple months).CONTINUED IN COMMENTS
Applying for a manager role in advisory at Grant Thornton in a HCOL, 10 YOE. What should total comp look like? Additionally, does Grant Thornton offer relocation bonuses? And if so, how much?
Which steps would you take to prepare for an eventual VC exit? How would you work towards standing out with a strategy consulting as opposed to banking background?
Why do people exit to VC PE firms? What are the benefits and what type of roles are these? Noob here trying to learn about exit options
Mck 🐠: Looks like McK hires laterals into AP roles. What are the downsides to being a lateral associate partner? Is progression slower?How about compensation? Typically what years of exp do APs have?
I am completing Noogler period this month. I joined in January with 3-4 years of experience and Google offered me L3 Level and despite having other offers in hand, Google didn’t negotiate. And since Google was my dream company, I joined Google thinking I’ll ask for promotion in one year and do the hardwork. Till now I wasn’t having any problem. But now it starts mentally for me. So, I referred one of my friend from my same batch of college and previous organisation. contd. in comments!
SO is an attorney as well and has been diagnosed with a serious illness. We can’t spend much time together due to risk of COVID exposure so it’s really hard for me emotionally. I don’t want it to affect me at work and faking a brave face is so draining. Just needed to vent, I’m so grateful for this group.
I’m looking for copy and design freelancers for pitch and client work. Feel free to PM me your book. Big agency, good clients, hot food and clean bathrooms.
What are some of the best ways to ensure clients adopt the plan provided by your team after an engagement has ended?
PSA: some airports without clubs get a credit at restaurants with the CSR Priority Pass. E.g. American Tap gets $28 off/person (up to $56) in terminal C at DCA. I’ve paid for my annual fee by now.
Trying to help a friend out: her partner is back in school and looking for a coding internship (preferably in gaming or a tech company). Any leads or ideas for where to look? He's an international student.
Any L1 visa applicant for US Embassy Manila?
Job apps have terms at end which includes fact that they can reach out to all listed employers. Should I reach out and check that they will not talk to current supervisor, or rather forego applying?
First Year Manager Salary - San Francisco - ?
Anyone find it really difficult to work with super attractive people (question for males and females)? No? Just me? Ok, nevermind.
Being on the bench is triggering my anxiety in a way I’ve never experienced before. I’m in a constant state of panic, have chest tightness, feel like I am short of breath or someone is strangling me..
Currently diamond w/ delta. Moved to Chicago...status match to United or American? I wish neither but need direct flights.
Anyone else feel like there's an aversion to using pink in materials in consulting? I used it as a highlight color for my deck given client's brand standards and my M changed it to dark blue 👀.
Can I count my Cognizant work experience as a consulting experience, where I’m sitting in a client office and doing a business analyst work?
What partners actually have project work right now? Certified in ABS, US payroll, and HCM trying to roll off this call center project that I've now been planted on until april.
Just got back from a team dinner with the practice leader. I almost gagged myself with my spoon when everyone would laugh at his asinine jokes. #BrownNosers Corporate politics really make me sick.
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