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It’s not that we can’t find meaning outside work but it’s harder to face the facts in our personal lives. Would you rather solve someone else’s problem for 100k+ a year or face your personal issues for an intangible value?

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@A1 stop, stop, we’re already dead

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Very interesting read

Try working and being Japanese

Used to work in Japan. My Japanese coworkers would stay every night until 10pm. They didn’t even have actual work to do so they would mostly just look busy- production didn’t even increase! I got 90% as much done with my 10 hour days as they did with 14

“This is what a class with a strong sense of identity does: it effortlessly recasts the group’s distinguishing vices as virtues.” This is definitely something consultants do. Bragging about all nighters, binge drinking, the constant rat race etc.

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Am I overlooking something or do most schools not ask about college internship experience?

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Friend has JD/MBA and 130k in student loans and after 3 months of looking just accepted a job for 72k. That’s a nightmare right there. Really adjusting my desire to go get my MBA now.

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Joined a new consulting company and the first project I am assigned is not that exciting. Should I quit or request to change a project?

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Separated recently not knowing exact reason except downsizing the workforce due to Covid-19. Good pay out but disappointed the way exit treatment.. Any help appreciated - looking for technical positions in cloud space (oracle, AWS and azure) .. planning to get certified on kubernet.

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Anyone here work at equinix out of Frisco? How is the company culture?

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It’s been a week since a second round interview for a local government position. They said they would be in touch “soon”. Is a week too soon for me to send a follow up email? I just don’t want them to think I’m not interested or forget about me..

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Is McKinsey still hiring? I saw a lot of open positions a couple days back and applied right away? What's the recruiting process like? TIA

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How do I check my utilization?

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Just got promoted! What salary can we expect as new Manager 1’s? High cost of living area - Advisory PI

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Want to go to either SE Asia (Singapore, Thailand, Laos) or Australia next spring. Never been to either. Don’t have enough points for the flight and will already be going to W EU in summer.

Let’s say someone was to offer to sell the following. What would they be worth? Marriot Gold l Hilton Honors Diamond IHG Priority Club Platinum Elite Delta SkyMiles Platinum Medallion Continue....

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Hi folks! I am new to interviewing. Any tips on how to prepare for an initial phone interview with a recruiter for a position I applied for? What kind of questions should I be expecting? Thanks !

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Put on a bit of weight during COVID and have a pretty serious interview coming up this Friday. Any suggestions on dresses? Likely a size 16 at the moment - really want to look put together but I can’t find anything!

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Book recommendations please. Prefer non fiction but am open. Thanks !

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Received my conditional pre-approval for global entry renewal and there are 0 available appointments for the next 12 months either via Zoom or at my local airport. Any tips on when to check or how to get one? Current authorization expires in January.

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I am really down today. I am 30 and MBA less.

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My utilization is 90% but all of my clients are small jobs. Does that look worse than someone who works on the larger, higher revenue generating jobs with all else equal (utilization/performance)?

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Any mid-level copywriters looking for work? We had another writer leave and are looking to fill the position. It's a small shop with incredible creative leadership and fun food accounts. Trust me, you’ll get a lot of opportunities and have a blast. PM a link to your book and I'll tell you more.

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TOP 5 REASONS TO RETURN TO THE OFFICE FROM YOUR FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD CEO: 1. Easier to monitor your meals, bathroom breaks, chit chat, other non-work related things 2. Tired of seeing your poor person apartment on zoom lol 3. I hate my family hehe jk 😅🤣 4. We signed a 25 year lease on our office building 😳 5. Don’t particularly give a shit if you die of a covid variant sign this waiver lol

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