Made flight by 1 minute dumb move LGA C9 doesnt mean terminal C. Then took wrong bus ended up in ghetto and taxi back. Hows eveyones thursday?
Starting MBB soon and would appreciate any recommendations on preparing myself for success on my first day? I’ve got a number of weeks until I start and will take some time off, but I’d also like to stay sharp and come in feeling confident. Any suggestions are welcome.
After you’ve connected with a consultant on LinkedIn what’s the best practice for asking someone to give you a practice case? To balance respect someone’s time vs coming off as transactional. Should you first ask for coffee chat, then later a case or can you ask for a case in your first “chat”? I am prepping for MBB interviews but I know consultants work crazy hours so I don’t want to take up more time than necessary - what would you prefer? What is the best practice?
I hope every day that the assholes that fired me for bullshit reasons (other than my salary was too high and they were awful managers and worse people) would perish in flames.
Any San Antonio 🐟 here? Thinking about relocating from Chicago and am wondering if it is a good place to raise a family
If you ran into someone tomorrow at lunch and they offered you an unpaid full time 4 month internship. Is there any person or position that could make you want to take it?
Facebook is stating 95k base 10% bonus and equity (unclear how much) for marketing science partner in MCOL city. 4 YOE. Is this fair? Seems low..
How do people clean their homes when in a consulting career? I feel like I work long days and then clean. By then it's time to go to bed and repeat. Considering hiring a cleaning service.
I am writing a piece on sexism in the corporate workplace. Covering blatant (i.e. salary) and subtle (i.e. excluding women from golf outings) instances of sexism. Would love to hear relevant stories!
Will my lifetime SPG nights and lifetime Marriott nights get combined in the new Marriott program?
My husband and I have concert tickets to a big outdoor festival that was cancelled for covid and is now happening in late August. His brothers and some college friends are flying in to stay with us. We just found out we're pregnant and I'll be 9 weeks by concert time. We aren't ready to tell anyone but we can't think how we can ask them to cancel without explaining. We are all vaccinated and are in SF so cases are low, but not zero. Any advice?
Is anyone on the Greek islands right now? Is it worth going with the restrictions in place? Trying to plan vacation in Europe
Can people confirm that they did not get a prorated raise and bonus if they went on maternity leave? Trying to figure out why my numbers are lower than others with a lower rating, wtf
Contemplating booking my parent's hotel for an upcoming vacation so they get my Platinum benefit (would call the hotel and say they would check in before me)... concerned I would have a work (cont.)
I work in the Human Capital space and manage projects. What is worth more - SPHR or PMP? Or do either count? Obviously want to make Director and eventually more...
How do you prepare for case interviews with industry companies? I imagine the best way to understand their background is looking at the platform, their monetization strategies, earnings reports etc etc. What kind of possible questions could be asked in the case scenario?
F U Covid. You couldn’t even wait until the winter before harassing us again. I want the FULL hot male summer, not a shortened summer
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