Trying to determine if I’m off-base: 9ish yrs of exp (7 + 2 post MBA). Focus in healthcare strat and org change/transformation — when folks call I’ve been asking for $175K base but the roles have topped out at $150K base. These are director level roles in industry and health tech. Is $175K too high? I’m currently at a T2 strat firm…
Why does insurance defense get a bad rep?
What personal sacrifices have you made in pursuit of this career? Have you lost friends, spouses, relationships, health, etc. from this job?
Anyone here suffer from health anxiety? Getting pains in random areas, left arm, temple, etc. have been to the ER so many times and nothing but still can’t help think they didn’t test everything.
Pet owners with insurance: what type of plan do you have (mix of deductible/reimbursement)? Is $1000 deductible/80% reimbursement reasonable Or is it worth it to pay higher premium for lower deductible?
For those of us concerned about managing their eye health, what do you do in terms of setting up your computer screen/applications to reduce digital eye strain?
My husband and I have a huge combined family. They are also...well...loud. By loud I mean, laughing, debating, talking, all in good cheer. But sometimes arguments can erupt, and there's really no shortage of entertainment and sometimes drama. We're having a smaller gathering this year and wondering what's the best way to navigate all things COVID and health - we love to be close, hug, etc but I know everyone has different comfort levels and I want to be gracious and appease. What's your expert opinion? #QA
I wanted to get your opinions on an offer I’m going to receive from EY working in their climate change practice as senior consultant. My background: working in EHS for 6.5 years, currently in insurance as a consultant. Current salary: 90k and standard benefits including 401k and company car (used for personal travel also). EY offer: 95k plus 10k signing bonus as senior 1 consultant. I told the recruiter that I make a similar salary and other benefits and that I want higher offer. Thoughts?
What do people do for health insurance while trying to start businesses? Get married? Join the Army Reserves? Pray?
You are told that you have exactly two years to live from today; you will be in good health for that entire time. Are you happy with your life choices to date? What would you stop, and what would you start? (These questions are usually “one day” or “six months”, but that feels implausible and forced.)
96% of physicians are vaccinated yet <50% of nurses are. What do you think is causing this discrepancy in vaccination rates? https://www.forbes.com/sites/judystone/2021/06/28/covid19-vaccination-rates-are-poor-among-healthcare-workershow-can-we-do-better/
Probably not the best place for this, but if you lease a vehicle, do you also get gap insurance? Why or why not
Homeowners Insurance quotes in Florida are absolutely ridiculous these days... was quoted close to $4k per year in the Orlando area for a basic 3 bed 2 bath home... any ideas fellow 🐠??
Family member is in their mid-70s still working FT but as an indep contractor and does not have employer backed retirement account. Income is close to $200k. Has reverse mortgage, some car loan debt, low assets, no life insurance. Has about $80k to invest. Should they (a) invest thru a financial advisory firm like Edward Jones (& pay applicable fees) or (b) simply invest their $ in low fee mutual funds or (c) something else entirely?
What do people think about insurance company Lemonade? Think it’s a good long term play?
Are computers still down from the attack? Wonder if companies have some kind of insurance for this kind of thing or is money going down the drain by the second?
Hey fishes, Thoughts on PWC healthcare, Dubai? What’s the starting salary for a consultant? TIA!
Anyone know the level structure of GE Healthcare compared to other companies? Recruiter just reached out with a senior consultant role and I’m trying to figure out if this is lateral or a step up.
Accenture when do y’all receive your bonus and when do your new salaries go into effect?
M7 Applicant Chances Black Female - 670 GMAT, 3.8 GPA from liberal arts university, 2.5 YOE B4 audit and 2.5 YOE B4 consulting (1.5 of that focused on intl development work) ECs - 2 years leading probono work for an accelerator, 1.5 years mentoring high schoolers in entrepreneurship, 1.5 years distributing produce to low income families MBA interest - social impact/ social entrepreneurship/ impact investing
Any fellow aging consultants here have severe back pain? Ruptured discs in my lower back and now working extensively from home. Looking to find the most comfortable office chair I can.
Anyone know a good way to cash out united miles (e.g. Amazon or Chewy vouchers)? Have like 400k but no upcoming personal trips so definitely won’t spend them all, and have lots of work trips upcoming
Agency started losing alot of business over past few months. Lots of people left& weren't replaced. Several freelancers were laid off. Starting to see GOOD people let go fo performance. Should I Quit?
Anyone in Alvarez & Marsal PEPI group that can speak on the interview process? Looking to get more insight on what exactly the Merger Integration & Carve-out group does and if there are skills I should specifically call out
Would you leave to help a former manager you were close build out a new competency in a less prestigious firm? Promotion, higher pay, remote.
Let's inject a little reality into the conversation. I'm 25. $82k salary. Net worth: -$15K But I'm working on it.
Hello fishers please help, I got an offer from SAP and hr confirm me with compensation details and all in a proposal form few days ago. So can i resign or i must have to wait for actual offer letter.
I’m hiring for an M level strat role at a boutique NFT agency. We’re working with F100 brands to build and execute Web3 programs (like Macy’s thxgiving NFT drop but way better). If you’re passionate about crypto and have legit strategy chops, I want to hear from you!!!
Help needed: Looking for a BCG partner to chat with regarding WLB, Compensation, office culture, career progression etc. Please DM me if you’re one and available for a 30 minute call
Day 3,459 of WFH.
Rollover old firm 401k/wealth builder into current employer 401k or new rollover IRA? Pros and cons? Thank you for thoughts!
I’m young and food at the office is important to me but weird to ask if it’s back with covid to the people you’re interviewing with. Do you know if LinkedIn’s nyc office has started food in the office again or will in the fall?
What do people think the end all outcomes of Marriott SPG merger, which aspects of the rewards programs will be changing or moving towards Marriott model
What’s a good travel backpack that can double as a nice comfortable day hike backpack as well? Any deals that you’ve seen this holiday seen would be great to hear about them too, TIA :)
Mckinsey fishes: how common is it to be pulled for a specialty function BA position out of undergrad? Have an upcoming interview with McKinsey but not sure why one of the offices that expressed interest to interview me is considering me for a specialty function rather than general BA (of course, I indicated my interest in that practice). I thought that peoples resumes would be forwarded only to one office, but to my surprise (and delight) my second choice office also indicated interest to interv
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