Wednesday’s are for words of wisdom! For the real ones, what is one piece of advice or life hack from a mentor or colleague that has stuck with you?
I am not enjoying my work in Deloitte India What should be the ideal way to communicate so as to get myself tagged to another assignment. My current assignment is more of non technical work .Deloitte
The Booth application form asks you to enter frequency of involvement in an Activity in hours/year but then the application preview shows that number as “hour(s) per week”. Has anyone else noticed this? How are you entering the hours? I don’t want my app to show “120 hour(s) per week” for a volunteer activity...
First time home buyer, does this look okay for a 1 BD in river north - chicago market? Please advise. Single income and single person household of 160k per annum, supporting parents in home country monthly for 500-1000k
What are the common challenges or initiatives dealt/managed by HRBP to a sales department/function. If you can share your experiences and how you go about it that be great.
What are some of the best ways that your company is supporting local Black and Brown communities?
what would be the package that will be offered to 5 year experienced Devops engineer in Jio AI COE, last drawn package is 16.1 - 18
EY or KPMG due diligence?
Will it apply to IT sector also ?
I saw a job opportunity at Qualcomm India which suits my profile. Anybody would be kind enough to refer?
I know i am already late since my son is already 2 years old.
529 college savings plan vs. NY Life Insurance - Whole life insurance.
I recently had a agent try to sell me whole life insurance and that sounds like a no brainer when I compare to 529. What’s the catch?
I am a recent graduate from the University of Georgia with Bachelor degrees in Journalism and International Affairs. I am interested in starting my career in broadcast and/or audio production or any entry level producing position. With that being said, I was wondering if there is anyone that would be able to chat about their experience as well as any potential opportunities and companies that are hiring.
Looking for a Junior Art Director opportunity in/near San Diego. Anything with music or experiential would be great!
Hi folks, Wanted to understand what CTC Nagarro can offer for a Dot Net Full Stack Developer with experience of 5 years and 10 months. Current CTC is 13.70 LPA. Nagarro
Can someone help me prepare for the interview round for node.js developer interview.
YOE : 5 years.
How many rounds will be there. And if possible please share the questions which was asked during your interview.
Hey there ladies,
We have a new family member who’s transitioned over the pandemic. While we are excited to have her join our side of the fence, she asked for advice on work life tips. I recognize that her experience as a woman is shallow over the pandemic and she wasn’t Indoctrinated into female culture. I thought it works be good to open it up and get your tips and tricks on surviving womanhood!
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Where are the best places to travel from Paris? I'm running the Paris marathon in April and hoping to explore more of Europe the next week!
Put on 25lbs within a year of consulting and it feels like any lean muscle I once had has withered away. Road warriors - what are some good tips to stay committed to a lifting regiment on the road?
How to tell MD that he (chronically) has terrible breath? Not fixable by offering gum / mint - have tried. Or should I 🤐?
We use screens all day for literally everything job related..
But when it comes to very complex topics I have to write it out on paper, with a pencil. Things just are more real for me when written out on paper. It clicks easier.
Is anyone else like that?
Any recommendations for home office setup? Looking for good office desk, chair, and other essentials.
Using bravo and chase points
Do any of the top consulting firms hire into the Engagement Manager level after an M7 (if they had manager experience elsewhere)? I know MBB probably doesn’t but what about other tier 2 firms after that - and asking for US or Canada
With the SPG Amex, do I have to wait until the end of the month to have my spending converted to points? Or does it still work if I immediately keep actively paying off at the end of every day?
Gave my brother a $100 delta voucher, the little things in life that can make non consultants so happy. Hopefully good karma :)
Have an offer in industry. It’s a relatively new company that is growing fast and lots of opportunity to move up quickly and make a difference. Salary increase wouldn’t be large but enough to make a difference. My heart wants to do it but there is risk involved - not as much stability as the Big 4 company I work for and I’m supporting a family. What do I do? Follow my passion or stay in the safe zone given things are still up in the air with Covid? I appreciate your opinion fishes!
Indian consulting firms Tata and Infosys paying top dollar for talented consultants in the US. What is going on?
So I looked on Zillow and basically found that a condo or row house that I actually want to live in will cost about $1m (DC). Currently 200tc with only 30k in the market outside of retirement accounts. We agree I’d basically have to make 300tc and save a 200k down payment to realistically afford this right? Assuming single income, no other debt. A bit humbling because that feels like a 5 year goal
Any tips on
to transfer from the Middle East office to a US office (family is shifting there), given that there is not a formal transfer pathway?
2. Anyway to connect with top consulting firms (tier 1 and tier 2) in the US office ? I am currently at a Boutique firm. The issue is my university is recognized by some top firms in the Middle East firms but not so much globally
Everyone talks about FAANG and often times it seems like they mean “Google” or maybe fb/amazon. I never hear about Apple. What are consultant exits like there? Anyone know someone who made the jump?
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It was great. Diverse young cast. I laughed a little too hard given how true to life the situations told in the series. Hope to see a longer season two.
Everything is true to life for consulting minus the big bucks and power talked about in the end.
Is the show actually good?
Amazon competing with Quibi
Watched the trailer and this looks my life (she’s even an fresh-grad Asian female too)
It’s cringe, but they 100% consulted real bankers when making it
“I got into Berkeley”, “But your brother went to Harvard”
I loved it, so many parts were accurate. Some things (generally the less important things) were exaggerated for comedic effect.
Update: just watched the whole series. Relatable, but not sure if general audiences would get it/like it in the way Silicon Valley has more mass appeal than just tech bros