I left my former employer in Q4 2019 but didn’t rollover my Roth 401k prior to the crash, so I’ve left it there this whole time and it’s rebuilt nicely (not back to where it was, but closer)...cont
Pros and Cons of maxing out 401k contribution? I currently Max out, but have been considering lowering my contribution to get match so I have extra $ to invest in side. Yay? Nay?
Can't decide if this thinking is crazy or smart: Staying in consulting for another 1-1.5 years for good maternity healthcare benefits and smoother pathway to ramp off and back on work, with opportunity to extend leave further with limited professional risk (e.g., in corporate a backfill might become your permanent fill). Worried that this A.) could result in staying much longer than planned B.) would still ultimately result in crazy consulting hours and C.) wouldn't go as smoothly as idealized
I'm in my first year and have been struggling lately with wondering if law school and this career was the right choice for me. Is this a normal thing to go through when starting a career? I've also been struggling with mental health a lot which I'm sure contributes but I have a few friends who have said they feel the same way about being an attorney - has anyone else experienced this and will it go away the longer I'm in the field?
Seeking advice from DC area moms. I think my 2.5 y/o son may be delayed in speech relative to his peers and wondered if anyone knew a good local speech language pathologist? I have Anthem BCBS if anyone happens to have the same and knows any in-network. I don’t want to look through my insurance directory because I’ve had bad experiences picking poor providers that way. Appreciate any guidance!
Differences among benefits across MBB?
Looking for idea driven copy writers, ACD and CD level for health & wellness accounts. Not typical pharma projects, with lots of opportunities to work on meaningful assignments that address diversity and inequities. If you are interested in learning more please drop me a DM. NY based is preferred but open to fully remote too.
What are partners going to do with the massive amount of senior turnover? Considering changing anything? Upping pay, benefits, hours? Less understaffing? Anything?
What’s the best way to make use of company tuition reimbursement policy? I want to do a certification (already have pmp) like Apics CLTD or Scor-P. Which one is better or any other one I should consider?
I’d like to chat with Creatives working at Grey New York’s Health + Wellness practice (or someone at Grey Consumer who knows someone at their H+W group. Please reach out 🙏🏻
Once in a while..buying gift card from restaurant instead of eating dinner and claiming it as dinner expense.. Yay or Nay
How much do you guys keep in cash/checking? I have 60k in 401k/ira/investments and 45k accessible in checking. What’s your portfolio looking like?
Do new BAs at McKinsey get company cellphones or would they just reimburse the monthly phone bill for a personal phone?
Partners, what would be a typical monthly pension check be for MBB / Big 4? All firms welcome.
Pros and cons of rolling over 401k from old employer to an IRA vs new employers plan? Other than the usual limitations in options etc.? Considering moving it to something like schwab IRA
I'm an account lead and we're just hemorrhaging staff on this client. I don't see how we're going to keep the business and I'm pretty convinced I'll be blamed because my agency is a toxic dump. Ugh.
Transition to HRBP - which Cert? I’ve got the time and experience (mostly) to sit for the PHR or SHRM-CP. What are your recommendations based on industry experience. Also note I’m pivoting from a program director role.
I used to work at West Monroe Partners, it was a great place to work but we were severely under paid. Why cant a management team put the total package together of culture and comp? That would crush.
Does anyone know which country’s U.S embassy is open to renew US visa stamp for H1B ? I know Canada closed the borders until May 31. Just wondering what other countries are good options now given the pandemic. Thanks.
Deloitte🐠: What's the expected salary bump fromC to SC? Does it have something to do with rating? For example, rating 1 promotion bump will be higher than 2?
Currently a few weeks left on parental leave and have had a potential opportunity come up with a smaller firm that I think makes more sense for my career goals. The question I have is: assuming I get an offer and the details work out, how do I navigate leaving? Should I provide notice right away? Go back to my current firm for a couple weeks and then give notice? I certainly don’t want to burn bridges. How would you feel on the other side?
Is there any way to get a better offer on the SPG AmEx? 25K just seems too low, but I'm also losing free points by waiting...
Thoughts on weaning - my sweet baby is now 13.5 months and was down to nursing twice a day after she turned one. The last ~2 weeks she’s either been too distracted or too tired to nurse in the evening
Can you an you bill sg&a code instead of pto if you’re out of office, and 100%+ chargeable but want to save some pto hours. Or roll over chargeable hrs from week before? Wish I was benched with perks!
Anyone have any ideas or great responses from a client for a Retirement Gift you purchased them? TIA
looking to spend a night in NY for thanksgiving. Any recommendation on which hotel to get (using Bonvoy Points)
That sinking feeling when you're barely holding pace to make your hours and bonus this quarter, then you're volun-told to take on a big nonbillable firm training project. 😭
Anyone here working on a startup as a side hustle? I would like to connect with you to see how you do it and share ideas / resources. How do you manage it with work? What are your LT plans for exit?
Big 4 salary is such a meme out of college, lateraling to MBB and my total comp is 2.2x as much -_-
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