Hi 🐠! What are some tangible methods you have successfully used to avoid lifestyle creep? I currently max my 401k and IRA each year, and was thinking of putting 50% of raises/bonuses towards investments so I never see it hit my bank account, but curious what you all have done. Trying to find a balance of prep for fin freedom while enjoying life. Thanks!
Do I get an MBA? Already have two engineering masters degrees from a top 10 university and a few years of job experience. I found out our firm pays lower without an MBA, even after promotion...
For those that joined consulting post-MBA, do you wish you had started earlier or do you feel it was the right time? 2 years in and wondering if I should commit to another 3 years for B-school...
Any tips on recruiting at Twitter? First round tomorrow. Advice on culture, mission, etc are appreciated.
What kind of meeting is it when an agency recruiter asks to meet in person instead of a call and hasn't disclosed if there's an opportunity available yet? Do I ask if there is/what the opening is?
🐠fam, I am 8K pqm away from United 1K, however I am no longer traveling for work this year. also I can’t travel internationally atm. Is it worth paying 900$ and taking a trip to Hawaii to secure 1K?
D - your thoughts on how adjusted utilization is viewed within the firm. Is that on par to client or way beyond consideration?
Average NYC salary for a Senior Copywriter? (7 years total experience in advertising) (1 year experience as a Sr Writer)
Current moms, how do you make this career work with children? Putting off having a baby because I love my job and just can’t imagine how to do both.
For dads in CA, are we eligible for Paid Family Leave (paid by the state) in addition to the x weeks paid paternity leave our firms grant us?
Project Managers/Business Analysts/Product Owners with no IT background: what are/where your ways to gain an understanding for IT, programming, technologies etc? E.g. searching for „Eli5 + [topic]“
Lots of articles say it’s meaningless/less impactful to begin a convo with the typical “hey, how are you?”...What’s your take here? Let’s say you have an interview and the recruiter will call you at 9am. How do you answer the phone?
Anyone know how the Master's in Financial Analytics is at Santa Clara University? I was thinking of applying there for a chance to break into senior finance roles in Silicon Valley/Bay Area.
Anyone heard of YipitData? Thinking of applying there. Curious about their product, culture, and comp. Glassdoor seems suspicious
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
What happens when you pass all 4 parts of the cpa exam? Does it expire even though there is an expiration date? How will I get official notification of passing?
Which firms are still letting people expense overtime meals, aka WFH hasn’t changed expense-ability?
Holy shit fellow 🐠🐠 -- boarding SFO-ORD, and TSA is rechecking everyone's ID/boarding pass *and* doing a visual bag scan, on the gangway, after you scan your phone, before the plane. Two questions:
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