{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "So grateful for the generous salaries that the consulting world provides. What is one thing you’ve splurged on for your personal life? Mine is a Pottery Barn comforter! OBSESSED with how cozy it is and the perfect weight. Overpriced but a great investment! Looking forward to hearing others😊", "post_id": "6145e4a13b9dda00257b96b3", "reply_count": 54, "vote_count": 11, "bowl_id": "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "bowl_name": "Consulting", "feed_type": "crowd" }

So grateful for the generous salaries that the consulting world provides. What is one thing you’ve splurged on for your personal life? Mine is a Pottery Barn comforter! OBSESSED with how cozy it is and the perfect weight. Overpriced but a great investment! Looking forward to hearing others😊

likefunny
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at
Highlighted IconHIGHLIGHTED

Generous salaries really irked me. The salaries compared to the median American are great, but it’s all earned.

like

OP - Thank you for showing the full picture! Completely agree that it’s a matter of perspective. C1 - It’s a little bit abrasive that you feel like you need to “win” this argument, especially by only screenshotting the part of the definition in line with your views. We can both be right about this topic; OP and I have both acknowledged that there are multiple interpretations. Everything doesn’t always have to be a fight.

like

Microneedling treatments and botox and hair treatments and personal training I look better at 31 than at 18 and I looooooove it

likehelpful
Recent IconRecent

You ever taken a cab to JFK even though you live right next to the E train?

likefunnyuplifting

$600 an hour escort 🤫🤫

funnylikesmart

Link? Asking for a friend to hire

funny

My home is my splurge.

like

Bombas socks. They are amazing. Overpriced but once you start wearing them I doubt you will ever go back.

likehelpful

Personal training sessions

like

Someone recommended this to me last night too! Gotta check it out now

Panerai watch fetish

like

Tesla Model Y

like

Can you drop the link to the comforter?

likesmart

M1: nothing. She got a pass for the next 5 years last year. Got me a trip and a rare watch I pined for for many years. I’d love a shop vac tho

like

Leica camera 🤑

like

Try the new Pottery Barn sectional and 2 leather swivel chairs I just bought…. They weren’t cheap.

like

Which state is this in? That view is amazing!

like

When I got promoted I bought Sferra linens for my bed and Abyss Habidecor towels for my bathroom. Worth it. 💯

like

Another nice brand is Matouk which is a favorite among my family. They are also HQ in Fall River, MA if you are from New England and trying to support local. I don’t know anything about Sferra but seem very comparable in quality and price.

like

Personal training

like

A massage chair!

like

How do you think microneedling helped you ? I’m looking into it and want your perspective

2nd home at the beach

Additional Posts

Hi, Can someone please connect me to the recruiter/HR? There is a Test Engineer (Automation) opening in Google which I see on LinkedIn. It seems relevant. Applied a few times already but I don't think submitting resume is helping here. Also, I hear HR at Google helps candidate prepare for the interview as well. Any help would be appreciated. TIA 😊

Haphazard selection? Oh you mean playing "eenie meenie miney moe"

like

Hi Everyone, I got an offer from MasterCard 11lpa base + 5%variable Experience: 1.6 years Profile: Software Engineer (Full Stack) I was expecting MasterCard to be paying more than this. Are they lowballing me?

I have an offer from Accenture India as a consultant (industry X) and an offer from Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited for mobility (electric vehicle) business. Which one should I consider ? CTC is 20% higher in in case of Jio.

likesmart

Tips to avoid snacking? D:

What would be a reasonable salary for a freelance account sup? Any input/experience negotiating in this area?

Are there any open positions for associates? I am a recent grad and have 1 year of ERP consulting experience (based in FL, but work remote). I am open to any role and would love suggestions. Thanks!

Saatchi folks - Anyone work with Marlon before under the Toyota account?

like

What’s the minimum raise you’d need to leave PA? Not hourly, but overall.

like

Does anyone feel judged by their coworkers for going on vacation?

likefunnyhelpful

Any bald dudes here gotten a hair transplant? I am 31 and debating if it’s worth the investment. Currently I have a buzz cut and think I rock it pretty confidently, but curious if any improvement in the dating world or career.

likefunny

How do you make custom LI banners for your profile? TIA

like

Hi! I’m doing some research on employee benefits (medical insurance, 401k, HSA/FSA, commuter benefits) and was hoping to connect with People specialists or HR professionals in the comp & benefits space. I’m trying to better understand any pain points or challenges you might face with utilization/enrollment. Anyone interested in connecting? Thank you!

Has anyone here dealt with depression while working as a PM? I know I can be a kickass PM and have the track record to prove it, but have been going through bouts of depression & anxiety recently and I can see it taking it’s toll.

like

Hey all, will be joining in Blr in a month. Can somebody tell me what the work culture is like for Assurance- Associates? Also, what are promotional opportunities I can expect?

like

Curious...how many of you aren't investment bankers?

like

5 year wedding anniversary gift ideas for wife? (serious ones only please)

like

POLL: If a new center/center-right party emerged to cannibalize the GOP, with less emphasis on policy preferences of rural whites and strong inclusion of minorities, would you support the effort?

like

Thoughts on EY's FAAS? Recruiter just contacted for a senior position. I'm currently Deloitte 2nd year audit. Anyone in this that can explain what they do?

like

Have you ever answered “yes” on an application having depression (or any disability) and being unmedicated and still got the job?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

{ "isSet": true, "allowed": true }

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal