I’m on vacation (only 3 days) - how do I stop looking at my email and thinking about all the work I’ll come back to?!
2nd year in and having gone straight from undergrad to banking, cant imagine what it feels like to have a “normal job” (i.e. 9-5, weekend free, no work on vacation, can unplug completely off work)
Pre-covid did B4 have Holiday/New Years parties?
What should I do after a FET? What is the best practice? Anything you did/avoided? Eg are you on modified best rest? Do you take time off work to ensure that you are not stressed/sit too much?
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
You know you’re moving up in the world when you have to let more and more people know about your upcoming PTO
How do I give my two week notice? Through initiating resignation on DNet? I’m also going to be away on vacation until 1.5 weeks before...
Just got back from the cook islands and looking for my next island vacation. What is your favorite island to visit? Best sand beaches? Good snorkeling or diving?
How to grow a beard in a professional manner: step 1- leave on vacation for >1 week; step 2- don't shave; step 3- never come back...
I will never understand grown ups that don’t have children that still choose to vacation at Disney
Has anyone used Turo for car rentals for personal / vacation rentals, and if so any takeaways? Recommend or not recommend? Things to watch out for?
How did you all handle like a family matter or traumatic event that happened while super busy at work? I’m finding myself being very unmotivated and unable to focus, but feel like I can’t take time off.
Tax question for any Accenture people who were part of the layoffs in August...did you see anything weird with state withholding on your W2? I relocated from VA to NJ in early 2020 and my state withholding switched to NJ when I moved. However (and I never noticed this at the time), all of my earnings, including severance, paid out PTO, and COBRA true up, are shown as taxable income in both states. My tax accountant is scratching his head.
Is it possible to pass REG in a month of studying? I am going to take vacation about 2 weeks before the exam as well.
Are there any Los Angeles based MBB 🐠? I want to get internal perspective on each firm and hear more about the culture. If anyone is available to meet, I will treat you to lunch at Cafe Gratitude ☺️.
How to negotiate salary offer at a startup given the following. Offer is -$5k my current salary, but I'm up for promotion in a few months which would bump me +~$10-15k, also have an offer from their direct competitor but it's -$10k my current salary since they are earlier stage. Do I have any leverage to negotiate the original offer or no?
I'm looking to pivot from consulting into tech. I've gotten lots of interesting from tech companies on the ops side but am much more interested in product management. Any advice on books or courses to help make the transition? I'm struggling to land PM interviews at companies that aren't tiny startups :(
Should I leave consulting to go into a product strategy role at a big bank? I’m at a crossroads here
Just transferred to the NYC office and realized it’s a whole new beast (people/culture/projects). Any advice is welcome!
Hi Fishes, Need suggestion and referrals plz YOE - 17 Present CTC - 24 LPA. Role - Scrum Master (SM) / Agile Coach (AC) Not receiving calls for SM or AC even profile is good and have posted in LinkedIn, Naukri, Glasdoor. Known circles are stating that Service based companies in india won't pay more than 30LPA for SM / AC profiles as a reason for not getting calls. Is it true? Any inputs please ? Resigning due to mental torchure from leadership over weekends and odd hours . Plz like for DM
What do you think will be the impact of this rapid hiring for MBB? MBB is hiring so rapidly. When it cools down, do you think MBB will realize they over hired? Will it become harder for associates (post MBA) to get promoted? Will it become more competitive for Associates to get staffed on projects they want to be on? Will there just be too many consultants at the Firm and a mass layoff? McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
Need some advice.. thoughts on SetSail.
Today my boss asked me if I was okay, and I just burst into tears. It wasn't even in person either, it was over bloody Slack. Wtf is wrong with me?
Negotiating tips at year-end review for getting an above-average raise? Or do numbers speak for themselves?
Why can’t I seem to find the Associate position on BCG? I saw it once and couldnt find it again. How do I apply for that position at BCG?
Hey, incase you are interested in SALESFORCE referral for any openings , send me your resume and details at email@example.com Full Name : Phone number: Country phone code: Email id : Linkedln link : Job id : Why you are fit for this role:
This mother is so worried about not sitting next to her 20 year old son. He is remarkably okay with it.
Can someone explain the )4k incentive to the 401k account that EY mentioned in their daily news today? Don't get it.
Which Big 4 is the best to be at regarding work culture and benefits? Especially during these tough times.
Hi Folks- Does anyone has insights on EY- TAS- operational transactional services practice ? Worktype, culture offer made ~15% bump and thinking about prospective career growth vs financial benefits.
How likely is it for an analyst at a top economic consulting firm to lateral into an MBB or even a top 5 strategy consulting firm?
What is the average salary increase as an associate consultant in Chicago? Just started 2 months ago and make $80K. Does a $5K bump sound reasonable if indv. and comp. performance are doing well?
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