What salary can you expect for fed consulting coming out of an MBA program like Georgetown? I know commercial is ~145k base but have no data points on fed salaries.
Have to travel for work to Pleasanton, CA. Any suggestions on towns I should live in and hotel recommendations if any? I suspect San Francisco is too far out but wondering if there is anything nearby. Don’t mind going off the beaten path and getting a cabin in the woods if needed 😀
I am so happy to not be grinding out 1065s, K1s, or 1120- RICs anymore . This role I’m talking to cpa firms about outsourcing work, tax software companies, mapping data, educating client representatives about tax issues, I’m making 30% more , less hours. Someone change my mind here with work being outsourced to India and automated - is the accounting profession about to change ? Especially public accounting ? I hated getting back some review points on returns .
My company plans to have an onsite meeting for 3 days which would require me to travel and stay at a hotel. I recently joined the company so this will be a great opportunity to meet my team but at the same time worried about what I would bring back from the travel. I’ve two girls under 3 who go to daycare but we have tried to be as cautious as possible. I’m not sure if they would have such meetings in the future so trying to decide what is best for myself and my family. What would you do?
Currently platinum on Marriott. Don't have anything on Hilton but need to book Hilton for next week, where can I find any offers/deals?
Best way to maximize value of UR points?
Wow yes Delta also called out the Galaxy Note 7 to be powered down. Typing this from my iPad.....
Can you use your personal card for travel expenses or needs to be company Amex McKinsey & Company
Just booked 5 nights in JW Cancun during xmas with points! Any recommendations on fun things to do there?
I scored a 710 on the gmat (q48 v41) any advice to improve to a 730-740? I currently have TTP and Magoosh I’ve talked to a few tutors but Based on my conversations it seems like they’ve worked more with helping students improve from 500-600 range and I’m not sure what I need to do differently to improve by 20-30 points
Hi Fishes.. what do yoiu recommend? Assurance in Deloitte USI or Financial Due Diligence in KPMG Global Services?
Using free rental coupons from National for a long weekend with my wife in Savannah/Hilton Head in a couple weeks -- what type of car should I reserve? Thinking convertible, but maybe premium car...
TFW your parents say they don't know where you live so you book them into a Westin on points. Welcome home, mom and dad
Will we be losing out on our reward nights at SPG come August ? As in the rewards nights accumulated every 50 nights ..
When you arrive at the airport at 6:25 pm for a flight that departs at 6:40 pm, return the rental car, go through security, and somehow make it. 🙏😅
That moment when you realize you forgot deodorant, the hotel is out, and you have no time to run to the store. 😬
Bain gbs (global business services) as part of bcc(bain capability center) How is this place for work, comparing to kpmg global services. In terms of Work life and all..
Points vs a dirty room? Curious if fellow Marriotters take the 250 pts for no maid service or desire a clean room?
ABC News: Teachers could stay in classroom if exposed to COVID-19. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/teachers-stay-classroom-exposed-covid-19-72495975
Started taking prenatal vitamins , ubiquinol and vitamin D. Been doing this for a month to prep to get pregnant. Breaking out like crazy for 3 weeks now. Are these linked?
I work at a small shop, and my salary was cut 20% bc.. 2020. The shop has sustained, but not making as much as projected. I love my job and the people, I’m closely connected to leadership and know they genuinely would love to bring my salary back, and more if they were in a financial spot to do so. I don’t want to leave, so considering what my options to make it work. Maybe asking for an extra day off so I can freelance, other ideas? Advice on how to approach the conversation?
Trying to get my employment verification letter from my previous employer ( accenture India ) ? Unfortunately my manager moved to different firm. What will accenture do in this case ? Need the document for green card processing . Thanks !
A company called DASH technologies reached out to me saying I pay 16% of first year salary once I get a job. They said they will get me interviews. I have been working on my job search for a long time. What are your thoughts on these types of staffing agencies. I can get interviews on my own but no offers. I'm applying as a Software Engineer/ Web/ Fullstack.
Hi Fishes, How is harman connected services in terms of work culture , management, job security and kind of projects? I have opted for gurgaon location and I am from automation testing field. Does HCS has good projects at gurgaon location?
Got stood up for a final round for a large tech firm. Interviewers didn't show and the calendar invite was sent a week in advance. Also noticed that the original position I was recruiting for was removed from the company's career section. Does this mean they moved on? Really wanted this role. Feeling down.
If a firm sent you free tech for WFH (monitors, docking station, keyboard, and mouse), are you obligated to return it once you leave? Obviously will return the laptop, but was wondering if it’s normal/expected to keep everything else. Insights appreciated! (Relatedly: laterals, do your new firms send you stuff or give you a stipend for your home office? Assuming at least partial remote for now)
Booked a short weekend trip in Chicago awhile back for next weekend and I’m wondering how difficult it is to find stuff to do with covid going on. Anyone have any recommendations?
My company is looking for Sr. Product Designers with 3+ Years of experience. Anyone who wants to apply as a Product Designer (1+ Years of Experience) is also welcome to apply. Scaler Academy is one of India's top ed-tech company and has been growing exponentially since the past few years. I have been working here myself for almost an year now and I love the company ethics, the design team is full of talented people. Anyone interested in applying may please reach out to me on LinkedIn/Instagram.
Delta announced that they’re fining unvaccinated employees $200 a month. Probably easier to just mandate vaccines for anyone who flies on their airline, but this is a good step.
Just got dinged from McK & BCG US, but received offers to interview with their offices in my home country. (EU) Is it worth doing this and try to transfer to the states at some point or should I reject outright? (Have a T2 return offer and a Bain interview for the US)
Background : Tax, A1 just turned A2, at a midwest regional firm, 62. 6k salary Offer : BDO experienced associate, Tax, southeast region 65k +1k sign on bonus I'm trying to counter offer for 67k Reason to switch : Relocation and family. But current firm allow remote permanently. I'm just not sure if I will like permanent remote. So I'm not in a hurry to make a move. Would you take the offer? And why?
Is it better to be a BDC RM or Field Rep? Compensation wise, work life balance, etc. let me hear your thoughts
In case you never got to see the New York Times article about air quality in classrooms, I’m posting it here for you. It makes some very important points about creating the safest possible environment for students and teachers. 1. Open windows if it all possible 2. Place air purifier centrally 3. Don’t place fans in a way where the air is pointed at people Have a great year and keep yourself and your students safe! https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/02/26/science/reopen-schools-safety-ventilation.html ￼￼￼￼￼
Hey Fishes! PwC extended referral bonus all the way to Nov. Associates get 5k, Seniors get 10k & 4k for manager +. DM me for a referral! Will split the bonus 50/50 👍
Are LIC Policies Jeevan Lakshya and Jeevan Labh good from an investment and insurance POV? 25 lakh rs policy pays 67lakh after 25y on maturity. Premium paid is 1.2 lakh for 23&16y resp. Suggestions
What was that site again with all the different salaries for diff levels at FAANG, MBB, etc? NOT payscale or glassdoor or linkedin
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