Co-worker just messaged me on Slack - it's her first year with us - CW: "Hey, how does holiday time work? Christmas is a saturday. Do we get the week off?"
That awkward moment when you type <3 to a client in Skype chat and it auto changes it to ❤️
We want to have a happy hour for this bowl on Wednesday - does anyone have a Zoom Pro or business account that is willing to share the love so we aren't capped at 40 min?! Want to see all of you!
When you join an MLM Zoom call as a courtesy to your friend and the other MLM person works at your company O_o
Is it just me or are virtual HHs just exhausting? Working on my laptop all day is tiring, I can’t find the energy or excitement to zoom friends after that. I rather go out for a run if possible.
Brutal 2 weeks. Weekend of work. SM micromanaging. Pick up someone's slack and they 🔨 your head. What is wrong with this people?
Do you ever feel awkward when everyone’s camera is on during a zoom meeting, except yours?
Wharton Round 1 applicants, did you go through the Team Based Discussion on Zoom? I noticed the email just says “Interviews will be virtual with a second-year Wharton MBA Admissions Fellows”.
Me with my video off on a 6:30 AM Zoom
I have a zoom acting class in which it is mandatory to keep video on which will be recorded for marketing purposes. I feel uncomfortable being recorded and even more uncomfortable not knowing where it is going to be used. How do I say no to a conservative teacher who will push very hard for me to do it anyway?
who’s doing the sfdc and slack integration?
I'm having difficulty making personal connections with students this year. I teach hybrid, so I have a room half full of students in front of me and half at home on zoom. I have tried playing educational games, I greet them each time I see them, I try to do small talk, I make positive comments on their work, it just isn't happening. Any ideas?
Starting my first job in an agency next week. Any tips, do’s and don’t, things I should know before I start? I’ve been wearing a tshirt over zoom for so long now I’m not sure what to wear when I go into the office.
Do you always log on to Skype? I hardly ever do, only for calls. should I be logging in?
I’m interviewing for BCG and had a principal reach out to me for a zoom chat. Is this normal for principals to reach out or is this a positive sign?
The number of apps/utility tools we’re using is ridiculous. I probably spend an hour of my day just reading Basecamp 2, Basecamp 3, Wrike, Microsoft Teams, and slack notifications
Would anyone be willing to share a successful M7 MBA resume from a strategy consulting background for review? I am hearing a lot of ad. Consultants say I can’t use my standard resume but struggling a bit to identify which aspects of “consulting” to leave out. Most of my bullets are leadership and action/result oriented, so not really getting why it must change. Really appreciate the support
PwC - How is RA in General as compared to Consulting ? How is it different from Consulting culture wise?
Looking to take tennis lessons this summer, open to either group or private lessons, but I can’t find many options outside of Tennis on the Lake (terrible customer service so hell no) and Midtown and EBC which are only reasonably priced for members. Any recommendations?
Anyone move from big4 transaction service into corporate strategy / corp dev role? Looking for past experiences - what to do, what not to do, where to look other than job boards, etc. Currently Senior Manager and have a strong interest in tech/Fintech. 🙏
Just got turned down by Amazon after two extensive writing assignments, 6 interviews and hours spent preparing. And their policy doesn’t allow them to give feedback when an offer is not made. Talk about a bruised ego. The only silver lining is staying long enough to collect the October and January big law bonuses and then I’m out! The question is where else pays like Amazon?!
What’s your best first day of school lesson? Any cool icebreaker games? How do you start the year?
Booked a flight on Delta after my AA was canceled and I got Zone 1 despite having no status. Did I miss something? It's a small plane so maybe everyone is Zone 1? LGA-ORD
Who has tried the Double tree cookie recipe?
I am sure it’s been asked 100 times but humor me please. Best office chair to add to the good I’m doing with a stand up desk? Lol. Would love to stay in a reasonable range if possible (800 max)
Deloitte what is the average manager salary for M&A Manager for Restructuring and Cost Transformation? Have an offer from Deloitte…is the target bonus truly 25-31% and is the historical payout in line with target? Getting a pushback on base
Has anyone had a hookup during quarantine? A guy told me he tested negative for COVID last week but I don’t know if I can trust him - thoughts?
Is LinkedIn helpful? I only see it as a means to showcase one's experience/education background. Am I missing out on its benefits? Not a lot of big agencies post jobs there (atleast in my city) and the recruiters that do reach out have vague, often marketing-related, job offers.
How much can I expect to take home on 105k in NYC after health insurances + maxing 401k? I'm calculating about $2,100 biweekly (26 periods) $4,038 gross -$1,076 state/federal taxes + medicare etc -$787 401k -$75 health insurances (HDHP, vision, dental) $2,100 estimated biweekly takehome
Seeking FL mid-level strategist for 8 week engagement starting immediately. Please have research experience and at least 3-4 years working in a strategy role. Nice to have: B2B or pharma experience. 100% remote.
I’m applying this year for MBA (Fall 2021 start), but really want to shoot my shot for MBB before that, BCG specifically, because I can’t deal with all the EY BS anymore. Say I was actually able to get an offer, would I be blacklisted from BCG if I left for an MBA 6 months after being hired?
New to options so appreciate the help in advance- have bought call options OOM - earnings is tomorrow - currently would make profit if I sold- but expecting good news tomorrow that would raise the underlying price. Multiple people are saying you should sell before earnings because the options price may actually go down - can someone explain if this is accurate and why?
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