2018 i was laid off, took a salary and title cut, only got a 1% bonus from Accenture, final round and rejected by BCG, and today McKinsey Digital. Any words of hope? Thinking of leaving consulting.
Anyone here work in valuation? Do you find the work interesting? Also, are you looking to stay in it long term or using it for an exit opp?
Where do you work and whats was your bonus %?
Any tips for negotiating your severance for a non-partner role? Many good years at the firm—it’s just not working out of late and both me and my firm are looking to part ways.
Overnight flight delay on American due to defect. I paid 300 for a hotel room expecting American to reimburse. They are offering 20k, 200 voucher, & $120 check. AA is refusing to reimburse full 300.
Worth going for delta platinum Medalian after gold .. vs starting routes on AA to make status?
Is your company doing annual raises this year? If so, what’s the typical annual raise (%)?
Moving to NYC from Europe. Gonna make 170-180k pre Bonus. My partner is a student in NYC. How much rent can I afford in the city if I want to still have a fun life. My partner can chip in 1.5 to 2k per month.
Hi, this is my first time asking for a raise. As an asian woman, im not used to asking since i was always thaught i have to earn/prove it to receive it eventually. But it been almost 3 years and this pandemic is staining me financially. Any tips before i book an appointment?
Possibly a dumb question from an intern but why do people go into specific software jobs? For example kpmg has oracle, workday, Salesforce, etc. I see this being super dead end unless you plan to work in that software forever and move up that way. I don’t see many exit opps and personally doesn’t seem fun to work on one software everyday. Please let me know if missing something
My dad is taking my mom to Amsterdam for her 50th birthday and I offered to use points for their hotel. I have SPG/Marriott platinum status. (Cont.)
I'm racking up a backlog of points that I'm not spending, SPG, Marriott, Amex, Chase(SR), AA and Dellta. What's the best way to keep track of them all and manage for best redemption?
Director Business Development | $100k | Chicago | Large firm | no commission | 6+ years Agency has me in the system as an account director vs true discipline. What’s the true salary range for a DBD
Got offered to go to RSM from a big four with a 40% raise and a promotion. I should make manager this round if I stay so promotion isn’t that big of a deal. Should I take it? I’ll have smaller clients, but think I’ll really shine there too. Less work, more pay... I could always go back to my current firm. Thoughts?
Paid off my loans/credit card debt. I barely have any savings. Is the next move to shoot for a 6 month safety fund or to max out my 401k?
How should one go about asking for a letter of rec—email or live Zoom call? I’m in a position where my first rec letter is really strong and someone I worked with for a while but the second one is someone I worked with for only 3 months (I’m a consultant and it’s the average case length). I am giving them 5 weeks to write it and don’t want to put them on the spot.
Are PwC human capital salary bands aligned with advisory bands? I.e. does a manager in IFS make the same as one in management consulting?
Excited and nervous... I just accepted a role to be the first HR in a small multi state company. Any suggestions and advice from someone who has done this before?
How seriously is McK’s ‘outside activities’ policy enforced? It sounds like P2P advisory like MBA / College admissions consulting would not be allowed… is that correct?
Anyone with experience working around a non-compete? I’m getting close to offer stage and concerned how that might play out. Current terms are 1-year, statewide for similar role and client targets... which means virtually everything in the industry is technically off the table.
At what point do you talk salary with a recruiter? Want to get it out of the way because if expectations aren’t in line no point in continuing discussions, but don’t want to bring it up too soon?
is the yearly 401k max based on your contribution only? or your contribution + employer match??
Hot take: If you want to experience the benefits of socialism in America, join the over-funded military and accelerate your life.
Looking for a ts\sci full scope with poly cleared ServiceNow developer, if anyone is interested please DM me, work is located in the DC area and or San Antonio, can work from either location.
Thoughts on BCG TA? Have a recruiter interview. Couldn't find much stuff about them in the USA. Is pay/ progression same as BCG? I can't find any LinkedIn profiles for BCG TA either. Thanks!
My partner didn't inform the client that I am not a local resource.The client yelled at me today for not being here on Friday and he claims he never takes non local resources in his team.
Are people back to handshaking?!? I’m meeting a client for the first time in person and unsure if I should go in for the shake. I don’t want to make them feel uncomfortable but also I feel it’s so awkward not to when meeting someone
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
I am interested in getting my SHRM-CP certification this year and I was wondering which study methods and materials worked best for those of you who passed the exam. Also, what are your roles in HR?!
I'm sad to see all the folks whose project leadership keep assigning them work despite a hurricane. Stay safe all Florida people! Work isn't ever more important than your safety and well being!
We're thinking of rolling out a weight loss competition company wide as part of our Health and Wellness month. Has anyone done something like this at their company and if so, is there an app that you recommend using? We want to keep people's actual weight loss amount confidential - we would love something that would record their percentage lost instead! Thanks in advance for any tips!
Anyone have any book recommendations for real estate investing? There’s a lot of crap out there. Looking for a more serious book for someone who already understands finance and real estate basics.
Getting Laid 👍 > Getting Off 👍 > Getting Laid Off 👎
I am meeting my work people including client at a wine & dine festival this weekend, not sure what I should wear. Need help!!! We do plan to walk through lot of stalls, the event is spread out.
What industry opportunities are available for a healthcare consultant with policy expertise and some experience in HIT? I have 5.5 YOE in consulting, 2 health related masters MPH Epidemiology and MSW Social Policy from an Ivy League. I’m don’t mind the WLB in consulting but I’m just tired of the environment and want to do something meaningful that pays well.
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