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People who do compensation/employee benefits consulting, what’s something you were surprised to learn through your job?

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Previous compensation consultant here...some Executive pay schemes are just insane and and makes one want to really be a socialist when you see how much an Exec makes either in salary, bonuses, stock options, etc.

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Execs are also eligible for SERPs in addition to standard retirement plans. They’re non-qualified too, and don’t have so many restrictions as do qualified plans.

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Has anyone solely lived off of per diem for an extended period of time?

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Just curious: does your firm offer reimbursement of gym memberships as part of the employee benefits? If so, how much? #HotelGymHasNoWeights 🙁

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Deloitte and EY, what are your benefits like? I currently get 5 weeks PTO and 100% match up to 6% 401K. I want to start applying elsewhere since I'm underpaid but base salary isn't everything

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I somehow drove 140 miles to an out of town client and left all my work clothes but managed to bring my workout clothes. No driving back. Bye bye per diem.

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What is your 401k setup? Firm match, % into pre-tax, % into Roth, % after-tax contribution, etc.

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Can anyone please explain Deloitte policy on 401K?

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What are the benefits of joining strategy& relative to Pdubs?

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Starting my own healthcare consulting firm, anyone who joins right now gets 10% ownership....set go

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Does anyone from PwC/S& know when our salaries / reviews post to MyKCurve Total Rewards and Benefits? Midnight? My RP is of course slacking.

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Not crashing anymore.

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Has anyone had their firm sponsor their MBA? Or maybe know someone who has? Worth it?

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Been at a top 3 firm for 4 months now post-MBA. Non traditional background and constantly feel like I'm behind and never going to catch up. Is quitting after a year the most terrible thing to do?

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when your uber is a black camry

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What time do you get to the client / office in the morning ?

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When your male colleague thinks you are JV enough to be tricked into doing work for him over the holiday when he compliments your powerpoint design skills #lol #skillsetproblems #Imbusybyotch

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Working on an all guys team and needing a tampon.. Really feeling the gender imbalance

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Desperately waiting for my first bonus check. Hope it's not a disappointment cuz let's be honest, I've spent it already.

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United or Southwest for 2016? Flying out of Chicago, have silver on United and nothing on SW... #consultingpeasant

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Anybody ever been so sick (e.g., food poisoning/stomach flew) you couldn't make your flight to you client?

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After having worked in industry, in a start up, and in consulting, I’ve come to the conclusion that I don’t like working.

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