Looking to get a few certifications, I have worked in both IT and HR consulting and am trying to decide between ITIL, SHRM, and PMP. Any thoughts on which would be best for future, quickest to get, hardest test? I get the cert paid for and a bonus upon completion, so trying to decide which one to pursue or the order if I want multiple.
Is a year too soon to ask for a raise? If you've made a handful of things, some of them pretty cool, including a 360 campaign? Also...forgive my inexperience, but who do I ask about a raise?
Considering leaving Bain with 2 years in SM role, HSW MBA, and 11 years since undergrad. Google role is non-technical Cloud Strategy. Unsure of title or level at this point - called "lead" but contact indicated flexibility. Would be remote in a non-SF/NY location. Mgr indicated it was technically an individual contributor role though I would be managing 2 people. What comp/level should I expect (Assuming L6?)? What is the significance of the IC role if I'm technically managing 2?
Taking an international flight out of BOS, not checking any bags, if my flights at 9pm what time should I get to the airport? Dont gave global entry
What's a good car that's not tooo flashy but still pretty sexy, doens't have a huge footprint, and does the job well for San Francisco living?
My PA CPA license is currently in process. I need to get licensed in IL as that’s my home state now but couldn’t apply directly due to not meeting IL education requirements. Should I atleast get my IL application started and submitted and submit the PA license to them whenever I get it? I know it takes like 2 months for them to even get to your application. I’m working up against a promotion so time is essential
Any insights on comp to ask for in the financial services tax senior assoc role. Southeast MCOL. About to apply and would be a SA2 I assume.
How is the FinCrime practice of Guidehouse? Is it worth switching from EY to Guidehouse for pay raise?
So DB apparently thinks folks should be taxed for the "privilege" of WFH https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-11-11/you-should-pay-a-tax-for-working-from-home-deutsche-bank-says But I just want to expense my meals during busy season.
Hi ladies! For those of you who have been in consulting a while, how long did it take you to get promoted after you first felt you deserved it? I'm new to the consulting promotion process and am trying to understand what I should expect. Thanks in advance for your help!
Anyone know what the promotion bonus is when you make manager in EY Tax? Not talking PBB, just bonus purely related to promotion. Thanks.
Is there a double standard between male and female account? I went to a HH and male AD was bragging about a promotion despite everyone saying it wasn’t deserved.
I’m due for a review and possibly a raise. Any thoughts on asking for a raise during a pandemic?
Anyone started antidepressants since this pandemic/wfh started? I’m the type that needs to be moving/traveling, and with WFH for the past 6 months I’ve started impacting my marriage by consistently trying to find ways to get away from home (not my family, but the house). My wife told me that it feels like I’m trying to change her by grasping for straws (pushing us to travel/hike) that I think will make this better. After doing some googling I think I might be suffering from depression.
Checked in and had issues with fridge for a little bit, and fridge was replaced but maintenance was in room for a bit of time. Would you ask for points for inconvenience, or no since they fixed it?
If you’ve gotten an offer from one shop while you’re in the 2nd round of interviews with a few others, is there a ‘best practices’ for being diplomatic whilst using it to your advantage?
Advisory Managers that left EY for another big 4…when you gave your 2 weeks notice (or 4 weeks), were you let go effective immediately or did they allow you to continue to work despite the fact you were going to a competitor?
I know the usual advice for saving is emergency fund - 401k up to match - max IRA - max 401k - HSA?/personal brokerage. However, where does saving for a house deposit and car deposit (want used but only ~2-3 yrs old) fit in? I’m 26, 100k salary and have been trying to put away 3k per month into HYSA/emergency fund, was maxing 401k at ~$800 per pay period (lowered to $400 a month a few months ago since no firm match and would like to put $ into HYSA/house/car fund), and $500/month to max IRA.
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
I'm not one to advocate people being fired, but how the fuck are these refs still employed??
Is anyone able to shed some light on the type of work done at McKinsey Digital Labs and BCG Digital Ventures? Also, insight on the culture would be great!
In your opinion what are the best media planning/buying agencies in NY? Agencies that have a great culture, good pay, solid outputs, personal dev opportunities, good leadership. Tell me it exists! 😢
Anyone familiar with the AWS business value economics team? Please share thoughts on culture, team, WLB, comp, etc. Thanks!
For those of you who attended a FT MBA program, what did you do when you were not in the classroom? Besides traveling, partying, studying/homework, interviewing, etc. Were you often attending events to network, getting lunch with faculty, enjoying a hobby, something else? Thanks! *Repost*
Has a thank you E-Mail after an interview ever changed your mind? If so, what about it helped to change your mind?
I somehow managed to clear the interview and bagged an offer in a emerging product based company but now I'm scared 😕😕. This is a new technology that I learnt and no hands on also... Will I be thrown away post joining once they find out..... My YOE 4. Is it safe to look for a service based itself😢😢
I’m so anxious about my 485 case. The RFE for medical records have been received since March 2021 and there has been no update since then. I’ve talked to Emma and Tier 2, they just say it’s with in normal processing time, which can be up to 33 months. Not sure if there is any better way to know more about that processing status.
hey all, i’m 3 years into my career. some decent work produced, some awards (mostly student). after getting laid off last fall and many many applications and emails sent, I’ve decided to spend time and money on a creative PR stunt to get my dream agencies’ attention. I’ve decided I don’t want to settle any longer, and I’m ready to make the jump to the elite. so people that have made it to their dream agencies: when did it happen for you, what made it happen, and was it everything you hoped for?
What monitor would you recommend for WFH situation assuming a IB/fund role? Know there is disagreement whether one wider monitor is better than dual smaller ones so would love to hear both perspectives. Some wider ones that have been recommended to me were Dell Ultrasharp 34 curved USB-C and Samsung Ultrawide 34
Leaving the firm and the country. What do I do with my 401k? Any suggestions would be much appreciated. Don’t plan on returning to the US anytime soon and I’m in my late 20s.
Any special promotion days for seniors at ey? Currently staff 2. Does ey fly you out somewhere or just gives you a title
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