Has anyone taken Schengen visa for one country and landed in a different Schengen country? I've got a Schengen visa from France consulate and planning to land in Switzerland or Italy. Is this doable?
Currently on H1B visa, going through GC process. What are the repercussions of visiting/traveling to Iran from my future GC/US immigration perspective? I have a family member I want to visit but not sure if this will raise red flag for GC especially
Is the main advantage of applying to mba early simply to literally start making more sooner? Is it easier when you’re younger? I’m fortunately not in a rush to apply and I think next year my app will be stronger, my income is not gonna be much higher post mba, I’ll have another promotion, better recs, and less debt to take on. What am I missing?
BUDGETING APP ADVICE? Asking as someone who commingles business expenses on personal cards and wants to separate my business expenses out before analyzing. (I use Chase Reserve as a catch all...)
Do I stand a chance in consulting? Background: bachelors (GPA 3.5) and masters (GPA 3.8) in accounting, 1.5 years of experience in tax at PwC as associate. Currently on H1B visa. I don’t have any consulting experience, maybe just a few cases at school. I don’t consider myself aggressive, I’m more of a laid-back person. Im hard working and don’t mind working high hours. The reason I want to make the switch is 1) I think consulting work is generally more interesting; 2) more exit opportunitie
Planning to go back to China to renew my H1-B visa stamp in July. Anyone got denied/RFE recently? Got a bit nervous about the trade war impact!
As a new hire, what’s the better approach? Go around looking (begging) for billable hours or sit tight at my desk for 8 hours a day and study for the CPA exam?
Why do big 4 people go get a top MBA and join big 3 consulting firm instead of internally move to advisory service/consulting?
H1B not selected for the FY20 lottery. Per immigration lawyers, there’s 2 options: H1B lottery again vs L1B visa (after 1 yr abroad). What’s the diff and which is better for a Green card req later on?
How does the CSR lounge access work if my priority pass card hasn't shown up yet? Can I use it instead in the interim?
Late flight and Uber driver leaves with my luggage. Chase his car. Another car honks. Both to no avail. Now late. Suitcase has work clothes for tmrw. Working on getting bag back now. Lesson learned.
Used to be in a quant group. We had an underperforming staff who we let go. He claimed to HR he was discriminated against bc he was an MBA. To which they responded: that's not a protected class.
I received a welcome offer for Amex platinum of 150K membership rewards points in the mail today, a week or two past signing up for the card for the card with a 100K welcome bonus. Is it possible to contact them and get the offer upgraded retroactively? Does anyone have experience with this?
Hi Everyone! I’m torn between which HR certification to pursue (SHRM-SCP or SPHR). Which one would you recommend and why?
What should be the next certification that I should get? I have the CFE. I’m targeting the CFCS and the ACAMS as the next ones that I should get. Any thoughts on which one I should get 1st? Pros/Cons
Any tips for dealing with car rental insurance on a Amex corporate card? Is it through the company or the card?
For int‘l 🐠 living in the U.S, was moving here worth it? Is it still worth staying? Looking to get some perspective in deciding whether it’s worth pursuing a green card and building a life here...
Any copywriters here who have published novels? I'm set to finish my 4th rewrite by end of year and hopefully shop it around soon. If I manage to get it published, you think I could translate it into a raise somehow? Also, would love any general advice -- on querying, on finding beta readers, or craft books you'd recommend. Save the Cat is my plotting bible, and I also love Self-Editing for Fiction Writers. Any other recs?
Starting MBB soon and would appreciate any recommendations on preparing myself for success on my first day? I’ve got a number of weeks until I start and will take some time off, but I’d also like to stay sharp and come in feeling confident. Any suggestions are welcome.
My dad works for the state and he currently has 7 months of accrued vacation and 10 months of sick time....we’re doing it wrong guys
Does Deloitte reimburse AWS certification cost? Or is there any specific way of using Deloitte’s corporate credentials while creating the AWS certification account? Please advise.
Morning 🐟 Has anyone here gone on an all inclusive vacation using Costco Vacations? Would love to know how it went for you? Thinking of going to Cabo over the holidays in December.
Is anyone aware of management’s preliminary plans for returning to the office? Will the expectation be 5 days a week in office or will the firms explicitly state that the expectation is a mix of WFH/office?
Does anyone know the starting salary for Jackson Lewis in the firm's Connecticut office, as well as the billable hours requirement?
Could I use the priority pass (coming with Chase Sapphire Reserve card) to enter the lounge when the plane ticket is booked through AMEX travel?
Sick for the first time in 2 years because I spent time with extended family and their kids. What is it about kids constantly being sick?? I spend 2 days around toddlers and my immune system takes a vacation.
What is referral bonus for an SM at EY or PwC?
I got recruited for an in house position...3 months pregnant. I know I am not guaranteed parental leave, what are the pros/cons of telling the interviewer about my condition?
Please critique my annual budget. Family of four in the Bay Area. HHI: 850k Income tax: 300k Daycare: 50k Housing: 45k (mortgage + property tax + insurance) Grocery / restaurants: 20k Charity: 15k Random Amazon spending: 10k Car + gas + insurance: 10k Medical: 5k House cleaner / landscaper: 5k Utilities: 3k Retirement savings: 135k (maxing out everything) Remaining for taxable savings: 250k Don’t do enough travel but that is largely due to COVID. Saving 45% of gross is probably too much?
Anyone have any insight into salary range for a business development role at a NYC hedge fund? $15bn AUM and headcount around 30. Recent college grad so it’s an entry level role. Hiring manager described it as a front office role
Is a year too soon to ask for a raise? If you've made a handful of things, some of them pretty cool, including a 360 campaign? Also...forgive my inexperience, but who do I ask about a raise?
Which mba predicting website/service did you use to test the possibility of getting to the b schools? Is that only possible via a private consultant?
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