Please help - I need opinions on men’s clothing! What are people’s perceptions of black suits vs. blue/gray? About to refresh my wardrobe now that I’ve made associate. I work in a conservative industry, so leaning on adding some black suits, especially now that I’m a but more senior and going to see more client action. I like my blues and grays, but if I wear those exclusively do I come off as less serious? Any and all view points are welcome, truly just testing the water. Ty!
Deloitte fish, which medical insurance plan is better? I’m looking at AETNA and UHG PPO. Comparing only these two. If anyone can explain the details and benefits, it’d be great.
After 2 years I finally rolled off a stressful project and it feels great! My energy and my over all well being have significantly improved. This morning I feel like I’m ready to take on the world!
Second year associate at a mid size firm. I was approached today about moving from the firm’s insurance defense to coverage. Has anyone made this transfer? Looking for any and all advice.
How much should a very senior copywriter charge when working free lance on a project basis directly for a client.
im a project management analyst with 1 year of technology experience and ~1.5 years of experience supporting the project management office. how do i upskill myself in the project management field
Back to back calls every day, unrelenting context switching at 30 minute intervals. At any given moment my only goal is to just make it through my next meeting / client call / orals. That's it. I'm literally existing in pure survival mode day after day. Anyone else in this special kind of Hell? Anyone successfully pull themselves out?
I just realized today that the $4K EY gave to the 401k accounts has a vesting period??? Anyone know the vesting details?
Newb question, but if I leave my employer what happens with my 401k? Ex: I have the Deloitte 401K plan on vanguard. Where will those funds get moved if I leave the firm?
Hiya! I was wondering if anyone here has any good recommendations in terms of books or learning material that I can pick up to learn about sales and marketing relevant to the consulting industry?
Trying to get a 45 y/o sibling in to consulting (was an entrepreneur prior in the restaurant industry). No college degree but willing to bust his but to learn. Books/online courses recommended pls
Keep retirement account in firm 401k or roll over to an IRA when you leave the firm? If latter, do you have a good financial manager or do you not use one?
Tried this with a travel bowl with no luck. Any health resort you can recommend for me-time? I want to go for 4-5 days alone to focus on myself, my health, and recharge.
I did it! I told my PM “NO” when it came to working today and this weekend. Saying why work this weekend? The client is off anyways. Then I got a call from my CD saying we need to come together as a team and work this weekend to deliver as promised to the client. At least my last meeting is at 4pm today. Happy New Years 🎉
Folks whose h1 was picked in lottery, hav ur lawyers submitted documents to uscis. What documents they need frm client and frm u. What is last date to submit. Mine got picked but no word from lawyers
Wealth of experience working in the Bay Area with pre ipo clients going through funding/ working on pitch books etc. My hometown has a growing tech scene but little funding. Was thinking of parlaying these experiences and starting a bit of a consulting operations to connect the two Anyone with insight on how I might go about doing this? Would love to chat!
So I fly basically for free Globally - working for a major Airline perk - what's a way I can make a LEGAL business using my benefits. -Unlimited Flights FYI
I’m 34, single and going to freeze my eggs. Can anyone recommend a place in Chicago? I’ve heard bad stories about FCI but I know that’s popular. Also, I don’t think insurance covers this, right?
Campus hire. Few months late but enrolling in my 401K and going to do a Roth, as well. I keep seeing that you should “maximize” both. What does that mean? Is there a calculation or common principle?
Senior consultant at Deloitte salary?
Why is everyone on here so depressed? Consulting is a lucrative industry with that pays an excellent salary and offers wide variety of interesting projects.. Exit opportunities are endless as well..
During the difficult time, be mindful while going out for protest. Being an immigrant, it’s a high risk for your visa renewal. There is ongoing police activity and probability of getting your name in police record, which will impact your visa renewal. Be careful and stay safe and don’t do anything which is unlawful in a foreign country (not that you do unlawful in your home country).
Introverts with admits to B schools - how are you all planning on surviving the networking events? I don’t enjoy large groups of people (>5) and am already tired of the incessant zoom calls and meetups 😭
Does anyone know of any website that lets you filter in-house positions by those who allow remote work? I’m assuming this does not exist but wanted to see if any of y’all have any thoughts.
Please help. Husband was in Canada (and still is) at the time his H1B was approved, so he received I797B instead of the usual I797A approval. Since I797B comes without I-94 attached at the bottom, his H1B status becomes valid only after he gets his visa stamped from home country and enters the US on H1B. Due to COVID, we don’t intend to make a trip to India anytime soon. Will his employer be able to start the PERM/I-140 process without him having H1B status and while he’s still working in Canada?
Pet peeve: unimportant emails sent high priority. Heads up email sender...I'm now going to wait even longer to reply.
Deloitte is temporarily pausing the PERM application. Just curious what is the condition of the other Big 4 or consulting frims？
If you get fired, can you apply for unemployment the week after your last day or do you have to wait until severance is done?
Is it better to delay graduation for more internships? I did one internship but when I compare myself to other students within my major I feel behind. Everyone seems to have 2,3, or 4 internships already. I never knew how people would have the time to do that while trying graduate on time.
What are your top subscription services who send (free) employment law/benefits/hr trend updates?
My students eventually get bored and restless when it comes to a classroom routine esp towards the end of the year. How can I keep things interesting but also consistent?
Did anyone make a transition from being an MBB data scientist to a FAANG data scientist? 1. How did you differentiate your value proposition? Given the solid technical bar, does consult and business skills create an advantage? 2. How do you feel about the change? 3. Any tips on the preparation process?
Planning to take a new job at Accenture but have some vacations planned (likely before I will have accrued enough pto). Anyone know the policy on that?
Which hiring function/vertical does corporate or growth strategy (non m&a driven) sit at: - McKinsey (Strategy & Corporate Finance?) - BCG (Corporate Finance & Strategy?)? I’ve yet to see a targeted job posting for corporate strategy at these firms. Trying to understand how to break into the right group.
How’s the Indian community in San Diego? Any particular areas where the community is concentrated?
What is an expected annual base pay raise? I’m coming into a firm, post MBA, this summer, and calculating my long term finances
Just for stats: how many times did your firm apply for your H1B lottery before it got picked and approved? I’ll go first - 5 times and still hasn’t been picked ever 😅
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