New mom here. My LO is 3 months old and I'm back at work. Has anyone tried any of those "hands-free" pumps like Willow or Elvie? They're like $500 and insurance doesn't cover them. Are they worth it?
Does stint from MBB or consulting in general really helps to get a notch higher than otherwise? I have seen many exits in which the opportunity would hv been available even without the consulting exp
What questions do you ask at the interview?
Heard GT NYC doing layoffs soon? Any truth?
Who is going out tonight 👙
Does the workload lesson over time, or do you just get used to the longer hours? Hmmmm...
Anyone fake being sick or something to get off a project for 1 week? Or really good excuse on why you need to use sick leave?
I’m contemplating leaving public accounting and have an offer on the table. For those who have made the jump, how often is a company’s initial compensation package offer their best and final offer? Is it assumed there will be some sort of negotiation?
I am currently a SA at EY-Parthenon on the West Coast and looking to case for MBB. Comment if interested.
Question for you all, does anyone know why Monday morning flights are never late... yet.... Thursday night traffic makes me late regardless of city (nyc, ord, etc.) every week for the past few mos?
Do any of the MBBs consult for FAANG or top tech companies? Or do all those companies exclusively use in house strategy teams? If any MBB does, a referral would be much appreciated
Ladies—I am terrified of flying—particularly the parts where we are not over land and the parts where turbulence is really bad. I literally just sit on the plane, staring at the map on the tv screen, with anxiety. I’m supposed to be flying across the world on a 14-hour non-stop flight in 2 weeks. I grew up moving/traveling and therefore flying a ton but always hated it and was scared. I haven’t been on a plane since September of 2019 (due to covid and moving to the same city as family). Advice?
Ok it’s been a while. What’s the most embarrassing thing you’ve seen over zoom while WFH.
I’m starting to feel like work consumes my life & I should be out traveling & enjoying my life. I don’t want to work all the time to take 3 day vacations here & there. Can anyone advise me on what path fo take in order to travel full time but still make income? :(
With my first kid, I used a rock n play (during the day when supervised.) I’m due in Sept with #2 and obv won’t be using one this time around. I’d love to think I don’t need anything special and...
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