Ex-banker, now consultant. Diverse experience in payments. Interviewing for a Payments PM role at FAANG. Spent my whole career working with PMs but never as one myself. Any tips/reads?
I'm on an engagement and a manager jokingly told a new associate "you're fired" and the associate jokingly said back "f*** you". Do you think that was appropriate? Should that get held against her?
Thoughts on saying consulting firms like Deloitte and McKinsey in your short term goals, I’ve heard saying MBB could penalize
Interview had a ton of brain teasers and cases and I feel like I bombed it under pressure, not sure if everyone did bad since they were difficult or I’m just exhausted and dumb.
Any US citizens sponsor GC for senior citizen parents or relatives? Process looks straight forward. What are the approval timelines? What about health insurance premiums when they get GC? Any insights? Thanks! https://www.path2usa.com/sponsoring-green-card-for-parents
Well, our district found a COVID loophole and are exploiting it. They get to determine whether or not we are considered a “close contact” or not with a positive student. And because they told us to “never be within 6’ of a student for 15 minutes or longer” (in a tiny classroom with 28 JH students), they’re justifying that if we test positive “despite their efforts”, it’s on us, not the district, so they won’t cover any medical costs or give us the Covid days off. Talk about feeling expendable.
Need advice: When I’m in a meeting trying to explain something complex, with both client leadership and internal leadership, I start to stumble and can’t explain clearly. Additional background:
In Chicago, 2 YOE, making $90k. How much should I be saving each year between savings, 401k, etc? Or how much are similar people saving?
I’m trying so hard to stay sane but these ovulation sticks are stressing me out. I’m using two apps to track my cycle (Apple health & Ava bracelet). AVA said my ovulation window would be a whole week earlier than the apple health. So I’ve been using the sticks for a week to figure out when it’s high/ peak but so far it’s been low the entire time! What am I doing wrong? I still have 5 days left in my fertility window so many peak ovulation is yet to come? Ughhhh!
Question for the more seasoned consultants, these layoffs and overall downturn in our industry, is it an annual cycle? Or is this abnormally bad