Is it safe to travel outside of USA when your H1B is going to expire in 8 months? (Extension will be filed at the 6 month horizon.)
I forgot to expense something from a few pay periods back on my last project. Would it be wrong if I expensed it now? It was a cab from the airport to the office
The fastest way to get to any destination is to go pedal to the metal the whole time, and there are no risks or adverse impacts to doing that. -a lesson from my project.
Doesn’t the lightning network and bitcoin layer 2 solve many things that alt coins try to solve?
Been in consulting for 6 yrs. Wanted to travel since I was single. Stayed on local projects for all 6 yrs. 3 months into a steady relationship, I get on a traveling project. ACN troll lvl: 👹👹👹👹👹
Increasing the model to “135,000 Covid-19 deaths in the United States, an increase that one of its researchers tied to relaxed social distancing and increased mobility.” Shocker.
Can we use work phones abroad? I am taking a vacation but need to take a client call around the same time I land at destination. Can I just dial in to the call business as usual assuming It’s 1 hr?
anyone here suffer from hypothalamic amenorrhea (several consecutive missed periods) from excessive travel / stress / exercise? I’m worried that the consulting lifestyle will impede my HA recovery.
External data thread 💽🌐 Do you use data other than the immediate client's for your engagements, or data other than the firm's own for internal work? Free, scraped, paid for, obtained through other agreements? What's your experience getting data use approved?
I was just promoted to Senior but have already been in a Senior role on my project and my responsibilities are not changing - how would i show this promotion on my resume?
Any advice for when a client contact just straight up hates you and calls you out in front of the entire team? Trying to adapt to their working style but it doesn’t seem to help things
“It just stresses me out-having ALL women on this project. It’s not even a gender thing. It just... if anything it‘d be MORE sexist to keep the team “as-is” simply BECAUSE you’re all women, you know?"
Why do digital advertising strategy roles ask for writing samples? I’ve come across this requirement a couple of times now and everything I’d write as a strategist is client-specific and confidential🤷
If we have a prolonged recession because COVID lingers much longer than we had hoped, won’t the consulting be kind of fucked for the next 1-2 years? Like no travel benefits whatsoever, long hours, no learning from being at client, limited project opportunities for most industries, always worrying about utilization, layoffs, etc.
For cross country projects (live in DC, project in LA), is fly day still Monday or is it usually Sunday?
Has anyone successfully gotten MQD + MQS/MQMs retroactively applied to your Delta account when booking flights for your SO to join you on a trip? Doing Delta status challenge & curious if this works.
Is anyone interested in a May Day Zoom HH Friday evening? Maybe do some unboxings, kind of like adult show and tell. Adult clothes/accessories, that is. And drinks! Or smokes! Vote for times here!
I’m looking to hire a former Ed Jones/Ameriprise FA in the DFW metroplex that wants to grow their business, learn holistic planning without the unrealistic sales quotas with opportunity for equity ownership of their book. Base Salary, (DOE) health insurance and benefits available. PM if interested.
I haven’t seen this out there, but it came up in my college class; don’t record your Zoom sessions if there’s any interaction with students. It violates FERPA.
Thoughts on maven clinic? I have the final set of interviews happening soon. I know that it has achieved unicorn status, what does it mean for company stability and also future prospects for me?
At which point in the interview process for a startup should I ask about compensation structure?
Struggling with anxiety...anyone gone to a medical professional for this? Do you just go to a primary care doc first and then get a referral?
Thoughts on starting a mileage run bowl? I’m traveling considerably less this year for work but don’t want to lose EP on American..
Are you supposed to get a receipt notice after you send your medical RFE response for GC AOS?
For those of you who have switched companies during the pandemic how long did it take for you to land another offer? Am currently in the interview process with a couple of companies myself
As an ADC applying this summer for 2022 start, I haven’t gotten a chance to connect with any L.E.K. Consulting members and I really want to get to know the company better before moving on with my application. Any L.E.K. Consulting fish out there willing to spare a few minutes to chat about their work, the company, the culture etc? Thanks!
Deloitte fish: A friend of mine is applying for a position at Deloitte Core Business Services. it’s a senior manager position because he’s been told Deloitte doesn’t hire directors... more
Transition from big four tax to a different big four FDD? Do the following make me a decent/strong candidate? I have CPA, MAcc, 1 year experience, and a strong referral within the big four firm I’m applying to. Hopefully a hot market helps...Thanks for the help!
These Skype issues this week are terrible!!
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