I seriously do not know anyone (family, close friends, co-workers) that has had COVID. Is this weird or lucky?? Also to clarify for some people...I’m not a COVID denier so relax lol
What do unemployment benefits look like now? 450/week plus an additional 600/wk if it’s covid related? Is it taxed as income?
I have an employee who is very sick with COVID (on life support in the ICU). I would like to do something to support his wife; they have 2 young kids & she’s expecting; I’m sure the stress on her is exhausting. Any suggestions for what would be helpful and appreciated? This is more complicated because they were out of town & he was hospitalized out of state, so it is hard for us to get anything to them in person. Also, I’m concerned about his team members and would love ideas to support them
Anyone still doing dog daycare? I felt guilty during COVID so stopped but realized my dog gets almost no play time besides some walks all day. Seems wasteful though
But really - since Covid
What type of self help strategies do individuals actually find helpful when you feel burn out or stuck in a rut? Any books, apps, meditation, podcasts, etc, others find helpful? I've done therapy and it has definitely helped this past year with covid and a marriage separation, starting to feel like I'm making progress and want to keep up the momentum. Looking to see what type of self help others find actually beneficial and would love to use that to help others stuck in burn out too
Good news for everyone no matter where you are politically: New research indicates COVID immunity could last more than a year, especially after vaccination.
Secretly find COVID19 to be a good lesson for someone just starting their career- taught me to save up for a rainy day, cherish everything in life and stop taking “normal” things for granted 🙏
Lot of negatives from Covid. Am curious to poll this crowd on what we think the long term positives will be, both for consultants and society at large. Let’s generate some positive vibes.
How to handle anxiety from Covid?
Could insurance companies stop covering covid related hospitalization / costs for unvaccinated? Is that legal and would that move the needle on vaccination?
Who is responsible for putting out all these "Welcome back America" ads? Is every media department unaware or ignorant to the country setting new records for new single-day increases in COVID cases?? Am I going insane???
Hi All, what are the roles/responsibilities of level 8 at Accenture? YoE: 8 yrs Is the job security bad as I've heard or was it just for the covid period? If the performance is alright, one wouldn't face issues, is it?
K work: I charge X amount per court appearance (flat fee)+ hourly billing. (Criminal) COViD 19 has allowed for telephonic appearance. Do I bill for appearance (as if in person)or put it under hourly?
A recruiter reached out from another big 4 expressing interest in me joining one of their practices that i am interested in. They asked if i had spoken to my current partner about internally
My friend has a second round interview with McKinsey. Does anyone know where he can find high quality MBB cases to practice from? He's gone through the McKinsey website cases and additional resources they recommended. Is the management consulted case library any good for $200?
Are people who get sponsored for MBA by MBB expected to return post-MBA? Can you intern at a non-consulting company during your summer internship? Do you burn bridges if you do not return to MBB?
What’s a typical salary % increase for a general strategy consultant at B4 exiting to industry? Would be a startup or large food company.
Mck 🐠: Looks like McK hires laterals into AP roles. What are the downsides to being a lateral associate partner? Is progression slower?How about compensation? Typically what years of exp do APs have?
Which would you choose: large global ad agency known for strategy, decent clients & potentially back in office EOY or smaller independent shop based out of London, not well known in the US, also good clients & more “purpose driven” work, fully remote. Similar salaries for both
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
People who conduct interviews: what kind of questions from applications impress you the most? Have always struggled to ask good/meaningful questions.
Anyone have insights into Amazon's M&A team? Culture, career growth/ops, comp competitiveness, etc. With 12 YOE in management and m&a consulting
Should middle management have a heavier workload than upper management in sales? What are your opinions?
Does anybody know if Accenture is sponsoring h1b with experience hire? I would just need an h1b transfer. Also, when do you usually reveal to the company that you need sponsorship if they did not ask?
Someone is conducting a job interview during breakfast in the Marriott lounge. Everyone can hear the questions/answers. It's for a sales job. This is weird.
Maternity/belly band - how long did you use it and is it still something you’d recommend if i have a decent pile of maternity pants already by the end of my 2nd tri?
Has anyone recently gotten their H1B visa stamping done in Mumbai using Dropbox. If yes, what was the processing time and the overall experience? Any insight would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
Anyone know if you earn 5x hotel points on the AMEX platinum when booking through Concur? Or is it still just 1 point?
Have to chose between United, American, and Southwest for direct flight to new project. I’m a Delta guy so am clueless regarding benefits. Thoughts?
What to do when you get a promotion but lower than expected salary adjustment? Does anyone have luck negotiating? Or if you’re happy with work otherwise is it better to just accept.
After all of the COVID19 stuff is over, do you think our industry will change how it operates? More telecommunication/video conferencing at home office. Still fly to sell work and important meetings.
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