Had a final interview with McK Academy last week. Recruiter wants to talk tomorrow - why can’t they just tell you directly or at least give you some kind of a hint? I won’t be able to do anything till tomorrow morning 😬😥
Thoughts on switching to a mid-tier or local firm? Currently, work for a big 4 and feel I’m getting screwed over on manager promotion.
Am I making a mistake? Thinking about signing with Strategy& and giving up my 2nd year bschool reimbursement ($80k) from my internship.
What does exit opps look like for ‘consultants’ with only agency experience? Is it difficult to get back into a marketing role after a year or two of consulting?
Thoughts on Indexed Universal Life Insurance as an investment vehicle? I hear the pros and cons from the sellers of this, whom I understand gain heavy commissions. But wanted to get thoughts from investors and if this isn't a good vehicle, what alternative investment vehicles do you suggest (outside of stocks, Roth, 401k, and real estate)? Looking to diversify my portfolio. I'm 43, married, income 600k combined, and we have 2 properties worth 3m and investment accounts worth ~2-3m. Thanks!
Do the Big 4 in large cities require a car? Chicago, New York, LA, Seattle, etc. Mostly interested in Seattle.
Do you think the AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification is worth it? What (high level/ entry level) IT certifications have you found most valuable in your career?
How many of you have heard the “well i made this when i was your age...” & how do you objectively reply to something like that? Trying to lobby for better comp... (asset management)
Considering looking for a new sales management role. I’ve only had “promote from within” sales manager roles where I started as an IC and continue to manage my book while selling. I’d like to make a switch and start in a management only role. Any recommendations on companies? I have 6 years of top producing IC sales experience and a little over 4 years of management experience.
Where are the office Halloween zoom pics???
Put on Fourtet on the family speakers. Always funny when other people are exposed to what you're jamming to at work. Funny thing is, parents don't seem to hate it... yet. Next I take over the remote!
what is LEK's return to office plan? any WFH work possible? or 5 days a week in the sweatshop
I’ve been hanging with a coworker and their significant other a lot lately and I’m starting to get a crush on my coworker’s partner...and I think it might be mutual bc there’s a slight sensual tension whenever it’s just the two of us talking I left out gender on purpose just in case my coworker is on here lmao
What are the best firms for travel expenses?
Flight from Santiago to São Paulo - I have never seen people struggle so much with overhead luggage. We are departing late because they can’t figure it out :)
I’m trying to figure out what my in hand paycheck would be after all the ore tax deductions (benefits, 401K, etc) when I work in NYC and live in NJ. Is there a calculator that can help with this?
Worked hard, won business and asked for a raise - got 10%. Now closer to median salary for my YOE. But it’s not in effect until my first year anniversary which is 2-3 months away. Should I accept the raise or negotiate?
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