Flight full of directors and partners... Should I take out the laptop and pretend to work or watch movies... Decisions decisions!!
Anyone been able to get baby to sleep 12 hours without CIO? I feel horrible letting baby cry for >5mins. Baby is about 3 months and has 2 nightly wake-ups (7P-3A, 3A-5A, 5A-7A)... any advice?
Has anyone made a successful transfer from an EM/EL position at MBB to a VP at a BB ibank, or vice versa? I know the skillsets are different but wouldn’t they even out at the project management level?
I truly do not understand how you all enjoy full time WFH environment. We spent 4-5 years at college studied for exams, became sought after professionals just to spend 8-10 hours in your room every day like a prisoner. Does commuting suck for some ? Sure. But to think that I for the next 40 years I am going to be home all day every day without interaction happy hours office jokes office culture. It’s crazy. Part of being a white collar professional is the act of putting on the white collar.
Looking at moving to Raleigh. Fed law clerk who also clerked in state court (NJ). Curious as to the potential salaries and benefits for a third-year associate and what is/isn’t negotiable.
SO had a DUI couple years back. Even though was not convicted, is stopped at the special security screening at POE during International travel. How to get the arrest off records? He is on H1b.
I’ve seen a couple posts lately with comments saying that people should not use a Roth 401k. Does the logic below capture the spirit of that concept? 1. Use trad. 401k to reduce taxable income now. Convert to trad. IRA once retired, then convert gradually to Roth IRA (ladder, SEPP, etc.) at lowest marginal tax rate 2. Use Roth IRA (and/or backdoor Roth) to take advantage of tax free growth and ability to withdraw principal early without penalty
Took PTO for a week before start of a new project and SM calls me to not take and support a pursuit. Where do you draw the line to maintain so called N/W? Projects, its hard. No project this happens.
Big 4 Advisory vs. Big 4 Strategy MC what are the pros and cons in terms of pay/exit opps/industry exposure ?
I was at a client in downtown NYC, and saw some guys very visibly wearing Ferragamo belts. Why wouldn’t you just pair that with a big “Armani logo” round neck shirt too?
Does BCG direct pay flights or do consultants self book and put it on their AMEX? We self book on our AMEX at OW and I believe McKinsey direct pays. Just curious what you guys do?