Looking at moving to Raleigh. Fed law clerk who also clerked in state court (NJ). Curious as to the potential salaries and benefits for a third-year associate and what is/isn’t negotiable.
So, new GPS per diem Q, i get that if you go to team dinner and it’s paid for you just don’t check the dinner box for that day, but is the system really smart enough to catch you if you did?
I’m leaving PwC soon. I’ve worked there for 4.5 years. Any advice on what I should do with my PwC pension? What have other people done when starting new jobs?
Is it viewed as “not good” to go back to my alma mater for MBA? It’s a top 40 business school and got me into B4 consulting easily. School has strong recruiting presence in the region I want and I have a full ride for their FT program. Appreciate any thoughts!
Buy or rent? I make about 64k in LA and do a 20 percent 401k contribution so take home is around $1.2k per paycheck. The max I could do for down payment is $50k. Currently have $10k car loan. Looking a 2B condo or apartment to rent/Airbnb out other bedroom. Is it worth it? Renting seems like burning cash to me. Anyone have experience buying recently in LA area? Process is kind of overwhelming 😞
Do we get any reimbursement for monthly parking or a partial reimbursement? I’ve heard of someone who is doing it
Best health insurance for the Boston area that’s not employer provided? I’m guessing BCBS but could use a pulse check
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
It makes me really sad to see so many young people still going out and partying. In a couple of weeks it’ll be the elderly, sick, and healthcare people who will have to carry the burden.
Folks who live solo (no roommates or SOs)— how much money do you have in you savings? (Excluding 401K)
Is anyone else upset by how much we lose from our paychecks to taxes?? I calculated it out and it’s like 20% of mine. Why give people stimulus checks when you could just have everyone pay less in taxes.
Are there any firms with a more local/low travel model doing healthcare industry work in the Bay Area?
How many of you have rental properties? I am done maxing 401k, IRA and putting $ in index funds. But haven’t had the time to research investment properties or courage to pull the trigger. Missing out?
Any Utility/ MFG boutique firms looking to hire B4 Senior Manager? Looking to test the waters. Might be COVID but I feel like I’m ready for a change of pace and would love to see what’s out there.
I miss the big 4, just heard most of you are off from the dec 20th to jan 6. Industry is stingy with vacations
For B4 partners, what happens to your shares if you leave the firm before vesting? E.g. if you left 3 years after making partner
Anybody know average salary range for a Director in KPMG Cyber practice? What about total compensation?
Bf and I are commuter LDR, so only see each other on weekends. He never stays more than a day because he’s an introvert and “needs his me-time”. He went over to WFH from his friend’s cabin on Tuesday, and is planning on staying the weekend rather than visiting me. I want him to have his fun, but I’m irritated.
If you client never turns on their video should you turn on yours? One consultant from our team always turns on video but the client never does
What’s your go to lunch? Are you allowed to leave & pick up or get delivery, or do you always pack one?
I recently gave interviews with KPMG and almost cleared 3 rounds but they have put my offer on hold because of my salary expectation .I work with a big 4 currently and had an offer wih HCL so while interviewing with them I told them about my offer .Can I expect them to call me
I expect that Trump wants to win 1) because he makes more than his salary in questionable campaign finance and resort visits and 2) because that house of cards could come crashing down if he doesn’t.
I am unable to focus on work. Getting anxious & panicking as just got deployed on a new project & worried sick that the new team will identify this lack of interest. How do I change my outlook?
Currently SC and thinking of making the switch from Supply Chain to Business Strategy post-MBA, hoping to work on more high-level and challenging assessments. Any 🐠 made this jump/move before? Thanks!
One of the hardest parts about consulting is that point in the project you're ready and want to roll off, leadership tells you roll off is imminent and yet week after week you're still there...
24 and make 95K/year. Only put 4% into 401K and my new employer only matches about $1000/year. All my savings (~25K) are sitting in my checking account. Advice on how to start maximizing?
Hey Fishes, Wanted ask about which is the best option from Big 4s, outside of D USI? Considering the fact of WLB (USI is quite balanced), quality of work, hikes and overall work culture. PS: I am new to this and would really appreciate genuine answers from folks experienced with these scenarios. Thanks!
How soon after I start can I transfer offices? Based in Princeton. Would look at NY or San Diego ZS Associates
Help me understand the medical system here in the US,I see that a portion of the bill is covered by my insurance but when I check online, I see a you “may” owe section.Haven’t received any bills. Why?
Came from industry and finding the pace of my current project incredibly slow. In a week I accomplish less than I used to in a day. Tips for speeding things up or dealing with the free time?
At what point do we ask to WFH? I am based in NYC and now there are two confirmed coronavirus cases. My project has not mentioned working remotely and travel is booked for upcoming months... 😧
If a job posting states TS/SCI required, but I only have a TS. Should I bother applying? Was told SCI portion doesn't take long to get.
I haven’t gotten any SPG/MARRIOTT or delta miles/points promotions this year. Is this normal?
How are people looking for exit if your city has no exit opportunities? Do you just move?
Casting all personal opinions aside- do you think accepting a strategy job at Juul would look bad on an MBA/other job applications?
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