I will be moving to Montreal in couple of months from Boston. I already have a Scotia credit card with me. Should I start building my credit history by making some purchases here and there. Will it be helpful in any way when I land like rental agreements etc. Any other suggestions.
hi all- I am on h1b currently from india. unable to find visa slots in the next few months. can I bring my fiancé to USA ( she has b1/b2) visa and get married over here .?
If you go from h1b to h4, but still have time left on your original h1b visa, can you switch back to h1b easily?
For those who have the Delta Reserve credit card - have you noticed a significant uptick in upgrades at platinum medallion
Any idea on the salaries on visa for sr testers?
Which job would you take? 200k TC with 40 hours a week VS. 240k TC with 60 hours a week (FAANG-Amazon)?
Has anyone filed for H1B amendment and extension application together? Should I file together or file amendment separately from extension? Which is the better option ?
Is it possible FAANG will undergo massive changes due to regulation in the next couple of years? Recruiter reached out for Facebook but I'm not sure
Fellow fishes, I don't have visa issues and in need of additional income... Any tips for side gigs that I can explore? Would love to try something in the customer service area? TIA!
Anyone here who started their consulting careers later in life? Always seeing posts about how young people make it to P... wondering about the other stories. I started as a C at 29 (yes, unfortunately, I fall into the bucket of exp hire hired at a lower level...), made M at 33. Doing well but also feeling like I’m already too old to aim to be a P. Hoping for some perspectives.
Hey fishes, do you see JPMorgan Chase calling people back to office in near future? Location: Bangalore!
Looking at exits and know big tech is not the play anymore. What are the FAANG companies of 2030? What companies should people be exiting to now? Med device? AI? Cyber?
Dear 🐟 My I94 has expired and the current firm has applied for an h1b extension. But it is still pending as it was done in regular processing. I have a receipt from USCIS. I have an offer from another company, would they be able to file for an h1b transfer at this point? Would they also apply for an extension at the same time? Worried as I don't have a valid I94 and am staying in US on borrowed time with a USCIS receipt only
Anyone have experience working for Visa?
Has anyone ever had two W-2 jobs at two different FAANG companies at the same time? Were there any company policies against it?
How do you signal to FAANG companies to look at your LinkedIn profile? Only get other consulting firms viewing it/ reaching out for ops.
Anyone willing to share experiences on what's it like working for Doordash strategy? How is the working environment, culture, etc?
In the middle of salary negotiations. Is it in bad faith if after they finally match the base I want, I then ask “so can you do a signing bonus to cover what my current firm is clawing back”
I've been passed up for promotion. I know that if my mental health had been better this past year, I probably would have been promoted. Spent too many days just trying to survive rather than excel. 😡
What’s the benefit of staying til manager? Are the jobs you can get in industry really that much better, especially if you don’t want to be in a financial compliance role?
Interviewing for a senior consultant role at Deloitte with 4 YOE in commercial advisory. Currently making 100k as a senior 2 in risk. What range should i expect/ask? Tier 2 city
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I just put an offer on a place and it was accepted. I’m also switching jobs before closing. Should I give everyone a head’s up since they may need to redo the numbers. Same salary, so no problem with DTI.
Do people like those who auditioned in the attached video give others optimism for America's future? Do opportunities like this give optimism for America's future? Are the efforts of these individuals insignificant in today's society? For context, I believe this was filmed right before covid lockdowns. https://youtu.be/JYpJUhXGZq8
What is the range of total comp (broken across base/equity/bonus) for TAMs? How large on average are the portfolios ($$$ and number of clients) that each manages?
Anyone willing to help with a Simon-Kucher & Partners referral? I’m currently an Accenture strategy consultant looking to make the move Simon-Kucher & Partners
Creatives, if I send you resources you asked for in an email or Slack and your response is to ask me send it to the PM instead, I immediately view you as a precious child. Don’t be a child.
at google, Designers position which is the best mode to choose: Annual mode of employment or hourly mode of employment?
Is it normal for a Partner to tell me “you know this will delay your promotion by 6 months” a day before my STD for mental health reasons? (P.S. He assumed I took the leave for mental health reasons although I never mentioned that to him). He also said “people like you leave and never come back so make sure you talk to your sponsors before making any decision, there are people who are excited to work with you”.. the conversation is on replay in my head
Is it just me or does this article feel like an advertisement for Borosil company and their MD patting himself on the back? https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/02/perspectives/borosil-employees-india-covid/index.html
Curious...currently at 60% utilization PY. Some things on the pipeline but I don't feel particularly confident that them. What's considered dangerously low? Genuine advice?
How has your WFH experience during the pandemic impacted (or not) your sense of loyalty / willingness to sacrifice for: - your team - your client - your firm
Besides pay/benefits, what are changes that happen when you move from a C to M levels? Do you have access/exposure to different tools that help you do your job/take on bigger responsibilities?
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