Is the “Manager, Corporate Strategy” role in tech typically a role to aspire to post-promotion to Engagement Manager? Or is that a role more suited for SAs moving to industry?
During this time I have come to realize that money is not everything, especially when you can't spend it as you want due to things outside of your control. Relationships, health, knowledge, peace of
Slalom Seattle - How’s growth going? Any increase in benefits - 401k match or standard PTO? Heard it’s on low side.
Would switching from healthcare M&A to consulting after 3 years of practice result in better quality of life? Pros? Cons?
Looking at moving to Raleigh. Fed law clerk who also clerked in state court (NJ). Curious as to the potential salaries and benefits for a third-year associate and what is/isn’t negotiable.
Help me understand the medical system here in the US,I see that a portion of the bill is covered by my insurance but when I check online, I see a you “may” owe section.Haven’t received any bills. Why?
So, new GPS per diem Q, i get that if you go to team dinner and it’s paid for you just don’t check the dinner box for that day, but is the system really smart enough to catch you if you did?
This past busy season was my second. I anticipate promotion to senior. Do I stick it out one more year or jump ship now? How much difference does it make for industry offers?
Buy or rent? I make about 64k in LA and do a 20 percent 401k contribution so take home is around $1.2k per paycheck. The max I could do for down payment is $50k. Currently have $10k car loan. Looking a 2B condo or apartment to rent/Airbnb out other bedroom. Is it worth it? Renting seems like burning cash to me. Anyone have experience buying recently in LA area? Process is kind of overwhelming 😞
What are your recommendations for a gift for my best friend who just got a very big promotion in her job? She is 39, university professor, single, and lives in CA. She is into fitness and doesn't care for household items. Budget ~$200
What’s the raise from senior to manager at ey ?
Was passed over for a promotion and a friend said ‘well, everything happens for a reason’. Do you believe everything happens for a reason, or are you smart?
Newly moderating a Health & Fitness Club. We have a few ideas for meetings (use of the school weight room, having speakers come in, club yoga, etc.), but hoping for more activity inspo. Suggestions?
Best health insurance for the Boston area that’s not employer provided? I’m guessing BCBS but could use a pulse check
tips/advise on dealing with difficult people, uninterested in their role but no current opportunities for a promotion, frequently on sick leave and constantly gossiping/spreading rumours
Anybody worried about their parents mental health at this time? Separated from their kids and grandkids, mine (normally healthy 70 yos) are starting to post conspiracy theories, bogus treatments etc
Is anyone else upset by how much we lose from our paychecks to taxes?? I calculated it out and it’s like 20% of mine. Why give people stimulus checks when you could just have everyone pay less in taxes.
Never been on the bench. Always been 90+% utilization rate. Can I just be on the bench so I can study for CPA 🤣😭
Paris to Chicago American Airlines, flown by Pilot David Bowie, no kidding! What an Air-Space Oddity!!
Thoughts on leaving Big 4 after one year in audit and going to work in consulting? The firm focuses on financial consulting working hand and hand with CFOs. Pay is significantly higher, and I have already decided being a controller or senior accountant is not the right fit for me.
Interviewer (Director) told me "ill vouch for you and all that, but dont send me thank you email because i'll delete it. Is that a test?
What’s your go to lunch? Are you allowed to leave & pick up or get delivery, or do you always pack one?
Missed joining a meeting with the client, that Microsoft had to drive. It was pretty quick as per the client. Hoping it doesn't reflect bad on me.
I am due to take 2 weeks parental leave sometime in the next month and have an offer lined up. Is it better to tell the new place I would prefer to push my start date to take my leave and join two weeks after (accounting for 2 weeks of notice when I get back)? Would that be burning a bridge with current firm (taking leave and giving notice as soon as I am back)? I want to avoid losing 2 weeks of salary during that time if I can.
24 and make 95K/year. Only put 4% into 401K and my new employer only matches about $1000/year. All my savings (~25K) are sitting in my checking account. Advice on how to start maximizing?
Anybody familiar with Spaulding Ridge and happen to have an opinion on the firm and comp?
Has any 🐠 recently gone through the recruiting/interview process for a Cloud Advisory Consultant position at Accenture. Looking to get some insight on what to expect. Any info provided is appreciated
It blows my mind how much kinder and more supportive the members of this group are than the Big Law group and the Law group more generally. Like men really are trash, huh? Ive seen the same questions asked/posts in both groups with vastly different responses. See this is yet another one of the many reasons diversity matters in the legal profession. And another reason why women should be free to bring of the qualities that make women great to the table in the workplace instead of emulating (cont.
Casting all personal opinions aside- do you think accepting a strategy job at Juul would look bad on an MBA/other job applications?
How would you respond to someone who thinks it’s unfair that new parents get paid parental leave? He seems to understand why parental leave is important (good for baby, society, etc) but ...
Trying to learn what i should do to get into early retirement late to the game. I am 42, 2 children ages 23 and 17, 17 year old plans to be a surgeon, total annual income 140,000. I participate in employer stock option plan and 401k. Where do i begin?
Woohoo Salary increased by 10% ,I am in TC. Is it because of Market correction ? Hope it's not the year end bonus or increment that reflected early.
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