How soon you get laptop as part of virtual onboarding process for laterals these days. Also what all things they provide in welcome kit. Don't think productivity allowance will be applicable for new joiners now ( i.e. Allowence for buying laptop stand, office chair etc) Any recent joinee please share your experiences. Thank you!
if you physically worked in 1 state but your firm has your home office location in another state, do you collect unemployment in the office home location or where you physically worked?
Essential non-work desk items?
Need a new office chair. What do y’all like?
Anyone that has an autonomyous white standing desk; does it look good quality in person? The pictures online are hard to tell and often times look like the cheap $20 foldable white tables that you get from Walmart. Do they give off that vibe in person? Thanks!
Going to be off the road for an extended period, working remotely. Need recommendations on a good chair for home office beyond just Aeron knockoffs.
Any fellow aging consultants here have severe back pain? Ruptured discs in my lower back and now working extensively from home. Looking to find the most comfortable office chair I can.
Home office preference question. I am getting ready to redo the layout of my home office. One option I'm considering would have my desk facing a wall. I am wondering if anyone with this current setup has any feedback about it. I would face the wall so that I would have a better background for video conferences (am on about half the day) and also my cord situation would be cleaner.￼￼
How do you create a setup where you’re not “looking away” from the camera on calls when you use your second monitor primarily for everything? I’ve gotten feedback saying it looks like I’m not paying attention when conversing on zoom.
Anyone have an ergonomic desk chair that they love? In the market for one and overwhelmed by all the choices.
To those who started at PwC recently, did you get any PwC swags? Also does PwC give you an extra monitor for home?
What’s the one thing in your home office that you was a game changer other than the obvious (laptop, table, chair etc.)?
Anyone have this desk? How is it? https://www.flexispot.com/electric-height-adjustable-standing-desk-dual-motor-economical-option-ec3-ec4
Recommendations for a standing desk converter? Not a full standing deck because I already have a desk I like. Prefer something that can hold a laptop and two monitor. And any other home office improvement suggestions are welcomed, too!
Has anyone ever slept in their home office/ their firm's office in another city? (for the entire night not just 10 minutes)
Anyone not happy with their Autonomous standing desk? Found some sites with bad reviews. Especially around its stability when raised up how it wobbles back and forth or left/right, how loud the motors is or any other cons you have found?
Any recommendations for a home office desk? I m not into standing desks, but I would really love a L shaped. Let me know if anyone loves their desk and can offer a recommendation
For those who survived layoffs and crises before, what things and actions made a difference? How'd you come out stronger? Did you pivot into something new entirely?
Current undergrad. Have internship offers for two very different roles. The first is a public sector generalist management consulting position in DC. The second is for a smaller early-stage incubation venture capital firm in NYC. I've always been somewhat of a generalist, with varying interests. I feel as though based on my decision my life could go in very different directions... Any insights? Esp if you're in public sector consulting or have made a similar dec. Gratitude.
tomorrow i have a interview with CTS...yoe : 3. java spring boot developer...Can somebody share you interview experience with CTS pls
I just got pulled off a brief and replaced by another writer....am I about to fall victim to Corona layoffs?
I'm booked in a support role forclient, but client is doing everything themselves and not reaching out. I don't feel very included in what they are working on .. I tried to asked...
Is a stand up table worth it ? Thinking to upgrade my home office desk and chair. Anyone try autonomous ?
A recruiter reached out via email to schedule an interview & amongst other questions, is asking - what is my base salary or total compensation expectations. How do I respond to this? Don’t want to low ball myself and also don’t want to scare them
After maxing out Roth IRA, HSA, and 401k for the year where would you start putting savings? 529? Standard Brokerage Account? Other?
Thoughts on Deloitte getting rid of diversity groups...it seems unnecessary to me. IMO Including white males in the discussion can be accomplished without disbanding groups.
Anyone take a senior project manager role in industry? Do you like it? What role did you leave for and for how much money? Expecting an offer so curious what to expect. Thanks.
Morgan Stanley vs Walmart Please help me decide! Should I join Walmart or be at Morgan Stanley. I am only concerned about work life balance. I have been offered a SDE III role at Walmart Global Tech Bengaluru
My previous employer used Fidelity and I have some 401k balance. My new employer uses Vanguard, so I don’t think I can transfer the balance out, right? What can I do in this case? Thanks so much!
24F NW100k - I auto-invest 3k into S&P and Total Stocks, 6% 401k every month. I have 13k emergency funds and 10k cash/checking. Expense probably around $700/month. My question is, should I increase my monthly investment to 3.5k? My base is 90k, TC is 105k.
12 YOE. Began career in Big 4 audit with some transaction advisory, went to PE backed portfolio company doing the whole 9 years from FP&A and Management Reporting to M&A Integration/Consolidations etc. Currently, Sales Insights/Customer facing data heavy/Tableau guru role delving into the data, story telling, helping both internal/external stakeholders optimize their revenue. Recently graduated with my MBA. Looking to return to professional services either in Strategy or Transformation.
Any one who has done CSCP certification and can help guide through the exam preparation ?? Does it help when applying to MBB??
Working as Consultant at Cognizant Business Consulting now, I am being offered a role of Senior Business Analyst as a contractor for 1yr, initially for 6 months in Deloitte IN. I am a bit skeptical with this Contractor thing. Can someone guide me please? They say I don't have prior Big 4 consulting experience and hence this role.
Planning to go to India next week. I don’t have client letter. My project ends next week and I will be tentatively on bench during the interview.Is client letter mandatory for H1B stamping?
Vacation planning question: nyc based. Euro trip planned. Planning to book train travel between paris brussels amsterdam online. Is there one site where I can book all travel well in advance?
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