My age: 42, Spouse: 53. Spouse retired. Current real estate value - $6 M (Net after loans is $4.5 M) Combined 401K/IRA accts = $1.9 M Liquid/short term assets: $250K. Net Monthly income from rents $10K Monthly expenses $14K. $4K shortfall after rents Estimated future income: Spousal 401K draw in 6 yr (~$5K/mo) Spousal pension in 9 yr ($5K/mo) My MD pension - 9 yrs to vest, 16 yrs to draw- ~$5K/mo My 401k draw - 17 yrs - $5K/mo Options: Retire in 6 years, 9 years or earlier. Thoughts?
Health Insurance? What are your premiums , deductibles and max out of pockets for a family plan w kids ?
New immigrant here. When people say “max out your 401k” is there a deadline for it? (Like now?) or is it something that you do every month? I haven’t set it up yet. Is too late for this year? TY!
401k contribution question
What could be some good courses/certifications for a Healthcare Life sciences Strategy Consultant? Thanks!
Unemployment question: Does anyone know if unemployment benefits pick up again right after working freelance (1 week)? I’m so bored and want nothing more than to work but don’t want to screw up any...
Has anyone seen change in benefits due to this mandated work from home shift? Like online subscription for health related stuff, Teledoc or daycare/many, etc?
Advice for getting an internship this summer (MBA student)? Do hospitals systems do this or would I be better off looking at other areas of healthcare? Focusing on strategy and biz dev. Any advice or people willing to talk much appreciated.
Anyone have any good recommendations for Financial Advisors / Wealth Mgmt? TC: 105k, I max out my 401k but feel lost with what to do after that - still paying student loans, but should have those done within the year. Didn’t come from any money so a lot of this is foreign to me - thanks!
I just found out I’m pregnant this morning. I have an offer for an in-house job which I’m thinking about to accept but they only provide 10 weeks maternity leave. My current firm offers 18 weeks. Should I stay for the maternity leave? I’m doing great in my current firm and received positive feedback in the performance review last week. But I know I’m going to move in-house eventually so I’m worried if I miss this opportunity it may not be easy for me to land another job.
Anyone know of firms that have international locations? Or do healthcare work internationally?
Which health insurance plan do you recommend for pregnancy and maternity care? Looking for switching during current open enrollment . From the Deloitte sponsored plans, narrowed down to these 3 - Anthem Bluecard PPO, Aetna Select, UHC PPO. I am currently enrolled for Anthem Bluecard PPO and looking for other best options, if any. Also, if I get pregnant in December and switch to any other from Jan, will that works or the new insurance provider might raise a concern to cover the expenses? TIA!
What benefits, perks, and other work life balance things would you like your consulting firm to have in an ideal world?
Had a serious debate with a hipster last night. Was there anyway for America to get all of the idealistic benefits of Bernie Sanders without losing half my paycheck? Solve that and i'll feel the bern 🤘
Serving notice period, and seeking for more job opportunities, skill Business analysis, 8 YOE, BE+MBA, less than 3 months NP left. Please comment in case of any opportunities in your org. Healthcare , retail, supply chain preferably
Has anyone received any support from administration on setting up remote learning for PE? If so what are you doing?
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
Job Openings @Nagarro Work From Anywhere Policy Offices in Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Noida, Pune and coming soon in Lucknow and Indore as well... Open Positions in picture. DM me for referral
Hello Fishes. I have received positive feedback from KPMG interviews for consultant position and have submitted documents. I was told I will be getting a call from HR for negotiation in a day or two and then final offer letter will be rolled out. It has been 4 working days and I haven't been contacted yet. Has anyone faced such delay? Or Is it something I should be concerned about?
Spent a year in banking at an EB but had to go back to school because of H1B visa issues. About to start as a BA at McK in the fall. Any thoughts on my ability to recruit for summer 2022 PE Assoc roles? Or do I have to spend minimum 2 years in consulting before making the switch?
Anyone have any insight on the Technical Account Manager position at Snowflake? Or snowflake as a company in general
A headhunter for a PE shop wants to talk tomorrow for an associate level position. What salary range should I be expecting?
Who is hiring for finance transformation consultants? 5 years consulting experience- op model, sap finance, automation, business process design
I might have an exit to a *sigh* sox manager position, but very interested in the company, which will probably afford more interesting roles within a couple years. 30k pay bump. Take it or hold out for something more interesting? Honestly I like IA/risk mgmt.
Thought on independent consulting? Offer for a small firm for a 6 month project, $100 hour and max 40 hours a week. Plus all travel/misc expenses paid for. Total current comp at Accenture is at 180k.
I took a new job in order to move across the country for my husband's promotion and I hate my new job. The role sold to me by the recruiter and company leadership is not at all what I am actually doing. I am so overworked it's unreal. At first I thought that maybe I just sucked, even though I'm a seasoned sales professional with 11 years experience, but then I found out that I have 227 accounts vs the 35 & 64 that my counterparts have. Do I go over my boss's head and discuss with leadership?
Anyone seen 60min report bout Halyard/Kimberly Clark surgical gowns not passing strike thru tests? We changed to these few yrs back at UCSF to save costs and complained bout this. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/60-minutes-investigates-medical-gear-sold-during-ebola-crisis/
Should I fly home to be with parents? Project has me WFH and have a better support system there than where I currently am. I have a N95 mask, gloves, and PreCheck and I am in my 20s if that matters.
What’s thelab NYC like?? clients/culture?
Just got notified by the client that a bunch of people are going to be on vacation over the next few weeks. Completely understandable, but from a billing perspective that kind of sucks. In a pre-covid world you were at the client site and could always bill your time no matter who took vacation, but in this WFH environment there is no more billable “downtime.” Thoughts?
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!
Any update on WFH Extension ?
Anyone else questioning getting an MBA in light of the pandemic and shifting sentiment on remote work? I started a job that’s fully remote and flexible. It’s in a fast moving industry and I feel like taking 2 years away can make me miss out on expected growth that will take place. 2 year grind and then working at some 9-5+ job that won’t be flexible and will likely have to go in office once things are back to normal. With current job I’m making good money and have more personal time.
Do the other Big 4 firms have roles similar to PwC’s COE - dedicated service centers that support multiple Core engagement teams, while focusing on specific business processes?
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