This article is a good read in terms of how to handle the COVID-19 crisis: https://blog.shrm.org/blog/promoting-workplace-mental-health-in-the-age-of-covid-19
Had no idea how good my previous firm’s insurance was until I signed up for Deloitte’s.....
Is IUI covered by Deloitte insurance ?
McKinsey thoughts on your Life Sciences/healthcare sector. Is ideal for someone with a clinical background? Biomedical opportunities? Also any other firms have a growing practice in this area? Thanks
Anyone is sick of agencies laying off good people when pieces of crap are keeping their jobs as managers ?
Health care is being rationed in several states. This is getting serious. This is definitely worth learning more about as hospital refuse critically ill patients who do not have covid. Emergency rooms are literally flooded, critically ill pts (w covid) wait hours on end in their car to get in to see a doctor. What a MESS https://www.adn.com/nation-world/2021/09/13/alabama-man-dies-after-being-rejected-by-43-hospitals-in-3-states-family-says-as-covid-packs-icus/ https://www.marketwatch.com/amp/story/alaska-joins-idaho-in-rationing-health-care-as-hospitals-are-packed-with-covid-patients-and-who-says-africa-is-being-left-behind-in-vaccine-push-11631717516 https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/2021/09/14/amid-covid-19-overload-providence-alaska-medical-center-now-prioritizing-care-under-crisis-standards/
What are the insurance rates like at the like of Deloitte, Accenture, etc compared to Tricare Reserve Select in the Guard/Reserves? Trying to decide if staying Guard/Reserve is worth it.
I can’t tell if I’m being too sensitive or my seniors are really passive aggressive towards me all the time. Like I can’t lash out at micro-aggression, what am I supposed to say? Treat me the same way as you treat the other staff? My working environment has taken a toll on my mental health and my desire to stay in audit. And idk if it’s my fault or I’m just in a really toxic environment. I haven’t really been on other teams.
Which is the industry with the best WLB ? I have worked in 2 and feel that insurance as a whole has a terrific WLB. Pharma seems to be pretty decent too. People who have been in industry or switched to industry after consulting, your thoughts?
Stop the panic and end the total isolation, says MD & former chief of neuroradiology at Stanford University Medical Center. Thoughts?
I hate that it takes me being sick on the couch for a weekend to realize I need to chill TF out and take care of Me first.
Any advice on what to do if you feel depressed while on a case? Have felt this way for a while now, but have prioritized work over health
Need to get the f out for my health and sanity. Small market issues finding something else.
Can you get fired or laid off if you are on a short term disability leave? Does this call for a lawsuit if this happens?
Dont do a lot of insurance but have clients that would like me to do theirs. I tend be in buy term for insurance, and use investment vehicles for wealth growth. What's the use for permanent insurance?
Greetings Fellow Fish! Cut out FB while on medical leave and missed you guys. Prob can't tolerate writing more than this for now, but I hope that everyone has been having fun!
Can you survive with no skills? Am exiting MBB for VC soon and recently realized I don’t have any differentiated skills, just general problem solving. Will I be able to just coast along forever?
What’s OW’s reputation? Kind of like MBB? Please no Deloitte Harvard jokes, tks we suck I know
I didn’t send a thank you email following a third interview on Monday, because up until that point, everything had been so quick and I thought the interview went so great, that I would hear back quickly. It’s now Friday and no word. Did I just screw myself out of my dream job?
Is your rank / service line important for H1B specialty occupation? (Ie. Do consultants have higher chance of approval than auditors?
PwC started using google hangouts for final round interviews. Talk about cost cutting... advisory will do so too this fall.
MBB 🐠: I’ve got 3yrs consulting experience at IBM (agile exp.), state school for undergrad, CSM and secret clearance. Do I have a shot at associate at MBB or do I absolutely need to pursue MBA first?
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
I just had an employee tell me they are on the verge of quitting due to burnout- actually going to quit but was told to talk to HR for options (we don't have any in place). The manager wants to keep them as they are one of our best employees. Any recommendations on how to help alleviate burnout when the cause is from customers rather than the company? Is it worth it to let the employee leave and spend months looking for a replacement causing more stress/burnout with others?
Can anyone speak the the human capital practices at their firm? I'm currently in HC consulting and want to continue working in the field, but not sure what opportunities there are in MBB.
I recently joined Deloitte (experienced hire with 4 yoe from ACN), I’m staffed on a project for the partner that recruited me. The partner told me to record every call (internal and external) and when I asked if just needed notes she said she wants a recording of every one....is this normal Deloitte behaviour?
Any other benefits/allowances in Capgemini?
EY-P TSE vs ACN Management Consulting - which one would you prefer in terms of growth opportunity and interesting work? Senior Associate/Consultant level. No MBA.
Any 🐠 looking for a place to stay in Boston this winter? I am taking advantage of 100% remote work and going to Utah. Looking to rent out my furnished 2 BR 2Bath apartment, downtown- water view of the harbor next to the aquarium. $4k a month (renting at cost)
Any travel recs for Budapest in December?
Hello Fishes, I have been offered Assistant Director role in EY GDS. What are the roles and responsibilities and benefits associated with this role and how different is it from senior consulant profile in IT? Skill- SAP YOE- 12 years
I've been passed up for promotion. I know that if my mental health had been better this past year, I probably would have been promoted. Spent too many days just trying to survive rather than excel. 😡
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