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Is it common for people to get divorced if their net worth changes drastically from what it was at the start of their marriage? Whether it be they grow apart, different life stage, cheating, etc. (ie. $10k NW at marriage, $5M NW 10 years later)
Looking to leave current firm. Masters in industrial organizational psychology. Analyst. Looking at Pittsburgh area, change management/talent development/training. Anyone know of any opportunities?
1st round coming up with MBB for entry level exp. hire. Perhaps not the best phrasing but how do you pattern match well against the characteristics MBB interviewers are (sub)consciously looking for? Would really appreciate any advice thanks!
Anyone ever looked into “boring” small businesses as a passive income? Thinking about buying a laundromat as another source of income. Wanting to get some advice or lessons learned from those who’ve done it.
What is Deloitte UK (London) like for us?
I had 2 phone interviews with EY Jan 22. Its been almost a month and no word. Recruiter also ghosted me. Is it safe to assume i didnt get the job?
I learned a new term. Decision Fatigue, definition below.
How do you handle it as a teacher? Do you experience decision fatigue?
Decision fatigue is caused by being forced to make too many decisions over a fixed period of time.
I am thinking about moving to a startup as chief of staff after 2 years of post MBA consulting experience.
Anyone have anecdotal benchmarks for what I should be aiming for in terms of pay etc.? My TC this year was ~£110k
Any other advice also welcome!
Anyone have a favorite brand of iron supplements (preferably slow release)? I’ve been taking a generic brand for a few weeks and my labs came back about the same. :/
If you leave Big4 for a smaller public accounting will they terminate you same day or expect you to work the 2 weeks? (Which is more likely?)
Barton F Graf people, what are you cooking up over there? What’s it looking like for those junior line cooks?
Going on 10 day vacation to Europe and it’s taking about a week to shop,prep, pack. My DH thinks I am overthinking and I should be all packed and ready in 30 minutes.
Dear fishie experts,
Need your inputs.
What If I do not join a company that was initiated through a referral??
Does the referrer have any impact on his future referrals?
Or will I be not able to join/referred to same company in future (after 6months or 1yr gap)
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Finally, now that WFH is more accepted (thanks 2020), do you think more industries will “reimagine” this arbitrary 40+ hr. work week?
Some orgs tried/have proven to be more productive with less (e.g. 6hr work days, 4 day work weeks) but I don’t know if consulting leaders are enthusiastic about normalizing this since “it’s the land of billable hours”...
What would it take?
🐠 sans children: you’re first call tomorrow is 7:00a. Not Zoom. Given your normal routine - what time do you set your alarm?
Deloitte H1B folks: What did the firm do when/if you got a 221(g) during H1B stamping since it can take months to get resolved and you can’t work in the interim?
Any other consulting firms sent memos to their employees about new H1B guidelines? Essentially no more alt travel for H1B holders and at least one day a week in the home office?!? :-0
Can we all come together and stop using the word “leverage”? It’s used incorrectly 99% of the time and we sound like a-holes
Anyone have good NON-FICTION recommendations? Enjoy self-help and psychology books (as long as they’re not overly pedantic). Already read grit, outliers, atomic habits, running (haruki murakami)
Selling two weekend access tickets for the Austin food and wine festival on April 28 & 29. Drop a burner if you are interested and will send you the details.
Lay-off potential after Q2? What do you think?
What is the PwC interview process like? Have a phone screen tomorrow. Want to know what I’m in for, especially with holidays around the corner.
I'm at a boutique that has poached 4-5 MBB partners at pretty senior levels- practice leaders etc- in the last year. Anyone know what the value proposition might be? I can't exactly place it
Sharing UberPool, guy gets out of the car, pays cash to driver! Welcome to India. Uber accepts cash payment 💵
Want to move to Google/Facebook or any other top tech companies. At big 4 now. Where do I start
How much are you guys paying for a shoe shine? Was in LGA paid $12 plus $1 tip and the guy gave me attitude. Didn’t even say thanks as if I should have tipped more? What is a fair amount?
How many years to partner at MBB after mba?
Anyone know about the quality/fit on Charles tyrewhitt dress shirts? Extra slim or slim fit better
Suggestions on a 3-row luxury SUV ? (Have a Model 3 so need something bigger for the kids and road trips)
Would you rather be a partner at MBB/b4 or take a cxo level role with unicorn startup like snowflake or stripe? And why? (there is no 3rd option). Age / location / industry / culture / wlb etc is not relevant!!
How difficult is it to get into MBB with 4 years of consulting experience (KPMG) and a state school education. Should I even bother?
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