Can COVID be transmitted through water?
Possibly a dumb question from an intern but why do people go into specific software jobs? For example kpmg has oracle, workday, Salesforce, etc. I see this being super dead end unless you plan to work in that software forever and move up that way. I don’t see many exit opps and personally doesn’t seem fun to work on one software everyday. Please let me know if missing something
COVID vaccine reactions? I got shot 1 of Pfizer on Friday. For me I had a sore arm for two days and was extremely tired. I’d love to hear others who got JnJ or Moderna.
Prior to COVID I was planning on transferring from LA to NYC this summer. That got put on hold but it looks like NYC is getting better now (especially compared to LA). Do you think it would be worth it to make the move now?
Haven’t had my nails done since pre Covid. My cuticle are grown out, it’s bad and I’m scared to go to salon. But I have an event in less than two weeks. I am afraid they’ll push and cut my cuticle and I’ll get a million hang nails. Should I go twice in two weeks and ask them to ease into it. Or should spend first week prepping my nails/cuticles and then get them done right before the event? I am not good at doing my own nails.
Just told my fairly new bf how much I make and he makes 3 times of how much I’m making right now. I had a big career setback because of covid and my salary hasn’t increased for a while. He cares about money and being rich so much I feel like he might dump me at some point. I won’t be upset if he does because that’s on him, but I feel so insecure about how ridiculously poorly I’m doing in life:(. Just wanted to let it out
I have a huge crush on an recently-hired intern. I’m married and twice as old. I would never act on it. But.... swoon
I have an under the table internship with a Hedge Fund on my resume - they paid via Venmo. How do I disclose this in a background check for my new firm
Got promoted to senior but did not get a raise to go with it. Firm keeping salaries flat this year due to COVID-19, but I was shocked when I found out promoted staff wouldn’t be getting a raise either. To me, this whole thing rings hollow because the firm has told us multiple times that they were projecting flat growth for the year when compared to last year (which was one of the best in firm history). So it pisses me off that they shot their mouth off about how great year last year was...cont
How to handle anxiety from Covid?
I've never heard about internships or projects on consultancy, management services offered by any company in India..! Can someone let me know if any company is currently providing Internship oppurtunities and also some skills(particular courses) that an consultant or product manager should develop despite of soft skills. I'm a pre graduate student who wants to build career in consultancy and management firms rather than tech side(coding n stuff) from IIT Kharagpur
An asset management firm is asking “what my favorite excel function is” for an internship. Any ideas? And why?
I saw a post about getting the vaccine and many responses. This article has good info about the vaccine I believe. Just read it. https://www.advisory.com/en/daily-briefing/2020/04/13/covid-young-people
Does McKinsey early access actually offer any leg up? Or is it more or less irrelevant for internship placements
MCL city, after recent promo to M1 and crappy raise making 99k in FDD. Was hoping to make $125k as M1 before COVID hit. A high performer. What should I be making?
What type of self help strategies do individuals actually find helpful when you feel burn out or stuck in a rut? Any books, apps, meditation, podcasts, etc, others find helpful? I've done therapy and it has definitely helped this past year with covid and a marriage separation, starting to feel like I'm making progress and want to keep up the momentum. Looking to see what type of self help others find actually beneficial and would love to use that to help others stuck in burn out too
Unvaccinated people need to stop with the “but if you’re vaccinated why do you care” argument. Unvaccinated people are akin to drunk drivers. Even if I am sober and wearing my seatbelt, a drunk driver could still cause serious harm to me, my family, and those I care about. An unvaccinated person has a higher likelihood of catching and spreading Covid to others because they are cowards who care only about themselves. You are harming other people.
I've worked from home since March of 2020. I am nervous to go back to the office. I know it will be an adjustment to get to a hybrid schedule. But... I'm also really relieved. I think that WFH has negatively impacted my marriage. I know things won't go immediately back to where they were pre-Covid. And I'm nervous about not seeing my toddler as much and how my dogs will do. But I'm excited for this new chapter.
Is it even possible for a SEO Analyst to become a copywriter for a creative agency? I have a copywriting internship and a lot of non-agency experience. What can I do?
Applying for a couple of things and randomly decided to google myself to see what recruiters might see. Had helped a friend out way way back with a school project and came across her blog post about it on her personal website in which she says the reason she asked me to help is because she trusted my opinion since I am a “harsh critic.” I think she meant keen critic or that this was supposed to be a positive but to me, this reads as an insult (continued in comments)
I wonder why D thinks that well being means scheduling a lot more zoom calls to tell us how much they care about well being but on ground everyone is still burnt out since we have such crazy targets. Thoughts ?
I heard my teammate interviewing for another company in the next conference room... ...turns out it’s the same company I’m interviewing with later today. Let the hunger games begin!
New travel project in ATL - any team dinner recommendations? Near old fourth ward area. Thanks!
How should one go about asking for a letter of rec—email or live Zoom call? I’m in a position where my first rec letter is really strong and someone I worked with for a while but the second one is someone I worked with for only 3 months (I’m a consultant and it’s the average case length). I am giving them 5 weeks to write it and don’t want to put them on the spot.
DOJ will reissue a sentencing proposal for Stone after Trump complained about it being “unfair” on Twitter. Raise your hand if you think he will issue a pardon for Stone eventually.
For those who’ve taken the Big 4 > M7 MBA path, did you need to differentiate how your experience at B4 was superior to that of your peers? Or is just surviving a few years with an average rating ok?
Are PwC human capital salary bands aligned with advisory bands? I.e. does a manager in IFS make the same as one in management consulting?
Would you date a guy who grew up under a father who was abusive towards his mother? He doesn’t like his dad for oblivious reasons but I am kind of scared to walk into this. He seems like a great guy
Rant: The job search is super draining. Seeing people getting interviews and offers to higher caliber firms makes me wonder what’s wrong with me. I have referrals and wrote the best resume I could.
How difficult is obtaining an AWS cloud practitioner cert if you’re not particularly technical?
If you started working at a company for like a year as a staff level, for example 2019-present, and this is reflected on LinkedIn, do you guys update any promotions to show it as (the date or year of promotion) -present... or just show it as 2019-present? I’ve seen people do the latter more but is that even right?
How much work is a manager supposed to do if they’re allocated 50% on the project? I feel like I’m doing their job and mine.
New one here wanting to start taking control of my finances. Cleared $100K in student loans by 28. Got a new role with annual salary of $145K now. Next year I’ll be getting married and we’ll be pulling jointly over 260K +. Restricting my Roth contribution. I currently have a 401K (48K balance) and a brokerage (26K balance). I just opened up a Roth although I think this year would be the only year I can contribute 6K into it. Where else should I spread my money long term?
MBB, would you be in consulting for the long term and try to make partner if it wasn't for the travel and impact on family life?
SOs mother is mentally not doing well (history of depression, suicide attempts, etc) and has been leaning on them a lot lately. She's in her 50s but comprehends things on a child's level. Cont.
Anyone here looking into or done a golden Visa program? Looking at Portugal in particular and wanted to see if anyone had good luck with this.
How do you calculate your day rate? (Sorry in advance—I know this has been posted before)
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