Best book on finances / investments for a kid starting his freshman year of college?????
Thoughts on quitting during parental leave?
Hey all, when would you say is a good time to inform your direct manager of your upcoming parental leave? Wife is expecting but not sure when I should tell my boss so we can plan on transitioning / back filing before I’m out. Thoughts please?
Over contributed to 401k limit of $19,500 at vanguard. Do I just contact vanguard and let them know ? Anyone gone through the process?
Hi fishes. I am social work professional with 6 YOE in international NGOs. I am looking for opportunities in CSR / INGO /Consulting firms / Impact organisations. Please share if there are any leads. I have worked in Education, Skill development, Child protection, Health and Adolescent and youth empowerment domains. Preferred location : Bangalore, Mumbai
Just got a new job and looking to make my 401k election decisions. I narrowed down the list of 40+ funds to the 6 in the photo. Any tips on which fund(s) to select and allocation percentage(s)? Thanks
Hello! I am graduating in the fall of next year with my B.S. in Accounting. I was offered a staff accountant position to start immediately at a small firm in Central Florida. The salary is $52k per year with decent additional benefits. Is this a good entry level salary? Thanks!
How do taxes on your 401k work when you retire? People say if you make less money do roth 401 bc youll be in a higher tax bracket later on. But what if a year before I retire and take out 401k money
For those of you who are married… is there any benefit to having one spouse maxing out 401k while the other contributes none? (Assuming you currently contribute ~10k per year each and can’t afford to both be maxing?)
I have been in full time permanent work my entire career. If I were to transition to a full time contract role where I’m paying for everything, what is a formula I can use to calculate the salary I want if I’m trying to get a 25% bump in my total compensation? Ex - if I currently make $100k as a permanent fte and my next job I want to make is $125k but I go from permanent to contract work, what is a suitable figure to ask for? Need to calculate paying taxes and the benefits I would be losing.
Any examples of pharma/healthcare TikToks?
I’ve been asked to weigh in on how to improve my firms parental leave policy. It’s currently 8 weeks paid for birth parent with an extra week for each year at the firm (up to 12 weeks total) and 2 weeks paid for non-birth parent. I’m in a major city, firm is a boutique that has been around a very long time. What would you suggest? Any studies or research you’ve seen recently on trends in parental leave policies also helpful. I’d like to have some sort of data to back up what I recommend. TIA!
I just came back from my parental leave and Partner shoved on my face saying I need to hit 3.5M combining sales and managed revenue as I am SM now(cont)
Our school instituted a district wide 50% floor/grading policy. If you give a student an assignment and they do nothing, not even write their name, or turn in a blank sheet of paper, they get a 50%. If they score less than 50% on a quiz or test, we have to mark it up to a 50%. This is the new norm and is causing kids to not do work, or just the bare minimum. It has taken the joy out of teaching and has taken away the accountability of students. Anyone else facing this? What do you do?
Hello everyone I am looking for opportunities in healthcare consulting companies like Delloite zs bian PWC looking for refferal
Joining Deloitte in a week. I was looking at benefits and i saw it says men and women get 2 weeks? Is that right..? Any more info about PTO? Benefits were kinda vague about that lol
Want to move to the US - I have 4YOE, worked in a healthcare focused boutique and a T2 in London, UK. Im a dual US / EU citizen, with family in Chicago so looking to relocate nearby (either NYC, Boston, or Chicago itself). Anyone know of any interesting opportunities within biotech/pharma or elsewhere? I can move through my current firm, but would prefer to try something new outside of consulting. Any input is appreciated!!
Art directors who do UX/UI work, what industry software are you using? XD? Figma? Both? I’m more on the concept side of things but looking to adopt a new skill.
What's your firm's parental leave policy? Like how many weeks? Is it different for moms and dads (or primary vs. non-primary)? Wife and I are planning to have kids in the next two years and want to be in the best situation possible.
Can anyone share the salary range of a Tax Manager in B4 in Toronto Canada? I just want to have an idea before I decide to submit my application.
EY FAAS, are you expected to participate in Bus dev efforts and win work as a senior? Also are you solo or have a team/ mentors to work on engagements with? had only 20mins interview, no time for questions. Lol
Wrapped up 3rd interview (including initial HR call) on earlier this week Director… when do you think I could get a offer?
If you could earn top status at any of the big 3 out of LAX which would you pick and why?
MBB 🐠: who do you see as your biggest competitors besides other MBB firms? As in, who do you come across most when bidding for work?
Resume submitted with app: Major GPA or Cumulative GPA? Context: My major GPA (aka final two years of business school courses) is 3.57 however my cumulative GPA is 3.20. Am I obligated to list both or is only listing my major GPA satisfactory? The reality is that I started undergrad at 17 and was an immature kid who goofed off his first couple of years prior to pulling it together when I started taking my major courses so I want to make sure that is clear. Note: I also have a 720 GMAT.
Welp. I might not have a job by Monday. Any first year associates miss a deadline and not get fired?
1. Do all partners at same level pull same base salary? (Think two 3rd year partners at the same firm, and exclude variable pay) 2. How does this base pay differ at big 4 vs MBB?
Facebook level 5 program manager - is $400k TC doable? Been checking levels - seems a bit high but might be able to get something between $300 and 400? 10 yoe - coming from b4, 32 YO, manager level
Has anyone ever felt like they bombed the interview, but still got the job? I just had one and I knew I wasn’t at my best, but don’t know if the other person could tell.
I work at a boutique (currently ~14 bankers and 10 back office roles). Joined in august. Since august, 3 senior bankers (MD / VP) 1 HR director, and now 2 analysts have left for great opportunities. To be honest I’m happy and like my role, plus it’s too early to think about switching firms already. I am now the only analyst left, we have another one joining in January. Any advice on how I can leverage this for comp discussions at the end of the year?
4 years ago I made a crowdsourced spreadsheet for agency parental leave benefits. The hardest data to source was what the tenure requirement was to receive benefits (i.e. you have to be at your company for a year to qualify) Yet, the tenure requirement seems to be one of the biggest things holding women back. I posted a thing on LinkedIn today about it and would love everyone’s support and/ or thoughts on the topic.
So i was seeing the post around Deloitte USI work life balance, culture, hikes and bonuses were comparing to others. Let me tell you, this is the same company which gave me 1 lakh joining bonus, 20k award,10k special compensation, 5k spot award,15k furniture expense, 25k smartphone, 1.5k internet, awesome laptop to work, 15 days covid leaves. And today 22% hike 160% bonus. I mean i just joined 6 months back. What else you want from any company? I have great WLB since joined. #greatCompany #Love❤
Just saw an amazing gig for Facebook that I would LOVE to apply for. Any idea of how I can make myself visible amongst a sea of candidates when I have no inside intel on the place?
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