I graduated in May 2020 and found myself excepting a Junior Art Director position in Healthcare. I never saw myself in health but with many agencies having hiring freezes I decided to get some experience and save up some money in the meantime￼. Fast forward one year; I’ve added a new campaign to my website and I’m starting to apply to consumer agencies again￼￼￼￼. ￼ Any tips to help me make the transition?￼￼ Any place to avoid? Who have you noticed is hiring again? Thanks in advance :)
Maybe a strange take but I think that we should be more in touch with our internal bodies. We can send astronauts to the moon and rovers to mars but there’s no easy, portable way to scan our bodies to see what’s going on inside (e.g., a DIY full body xray or MRI). I think this could be the next gen of weighing scales that also show various health metrics, track fitness, etc. It could help with prevention and diagnosis. I guess it’s bad for health providers who make $ today from this. Thoughts?
Received a verbal offer at a company that I’m very excited about. Got the benefits information and am waiting for them to send the written offer over today (they are creating a new role so Workday ticket has to go through). The company has an unlimited PTO policy, should I tell them about any scheduled vacation that I have later this year (January) before I sign the offer?
I started working in a agency two months ago, and I have two very big projects running simultaneously. My Creative Director left for paternity leave, and left me with all the work, facing the client, going to shootings, editing. I've been working 15 days straight, no weekends. The agency hasn't given me any back up/someone I can team up with to do the job. Is this normal? I'm used to have a partner, a copywriter or another creative working alongside. Keep in mind that I'm mid-level.
2nd year associate here (going into my third). Will have about 114k in student loan debt at the turn of the year. I have roughly 60k in my investment account, 45k in 401k and an adequate balance in my emergency fund. I also contribute to my HSA and will cross the threshold for investing that in January. During 0% on student loans i have been using every spare dine to pay that down. My question is should that continue or should I tone that back and start investing more? Cont’d in comments...
I'm 25M with about 2k monthly savings after discounting all expenses and 401k. Any advice on how to invest 1.5k every month considering I would need $500 for food and other expenses.
Beginner and trying to get my finances in order. Income: $200k+. Maxed out 401k for the year. I have $60k in my savings account (just paid student debt off this year). I’ve searched the bowl… Are next steps: (a) invest (maybe $30k?) in ETFs and add to it each month, (b) open a HYS at HMBradley to hopefully get a high interest next quarter? I’m not convinced about the mega back door Roth (whether it makes sense for my situation) so putting in only a small amount there. Any thoughts? TIA!
Do any other firms offer pension like EY does? And what are the terms? I know EY recently changed the retirement plan but we are still fully vested after 5 years
Since partners no longer get subsidized health care coverage from their firms, do any partners purchase health care through the aca marketplace exchange? Even without a premium tax credit from the exchange, it would have to be cheaper than paying full price via the firm’s plan unsubsidized. I heard that some get coverage thru a spouse’s plan, but what if the spouse’s family plan from their employer is really bad? Curious to hear about options out there. EY PwC KPMG Deloitte Grant Thornton
Name some good health tech exit opportunities from consulting! Currently getting a list ready
KPMG folks. I see the mobile expense reimbursement is $65 with an equipment. Is there a breakout between wireless service and equipment or it’s looked at in total? If I’m on a family plan and pay $20, can I get a phone that costs $45 so as to maximize the $65 reimbursement? Thoughts appreciated
Any recommendations for group rate term life insurance, other than from an employer or AICPA?
Any chance of Deloitte upping the fitness reimbursement to $1k to follow KPMG and now EY’s lead?
I'll be joining the consulting world very soon and am thinking about getting a new personal credit card. My meal expenses are per diem so I'm thinking about the AmEx Gold card as it has 4x points on dining. I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on personal cards for consultants and how to go about my corporate card as well! TIA
What generally produces better returns - 401k invested in index, or landlords with leverage?
This one's for the Techies in IT Industry who keep the stuff up and running for the world. In today's world everything we do and utilise has a backbone that is IT. We Techies help to build, run and maintain the technologies which run and support applications in various industries like BFSI, healthcare etc. So if you are an IT Engineer, Take pride Don't live with low self-esteem. No one might say it but you do make everyone's lives better and the world a better place ⭐
Hi! I’m 30, own a home, 50k in 401k & 25k in Roth, no other savings. Roth has a ROR of 2%. Should I leave $ in Roth? Reinvest in a diff acct? Grow it until I can buy an investment property?
#hiring #sap #fico #sd #mumbai Hiring SAP FICO and SD Consultants 2 positions for Mumbai location, send your CV on email@example.com
ACN SM here. I did the math yesterday and my annual base salary/no. of hours worked per week (either actively working or stressing about work) comes to peanuts! I did this bcos an NGO has made me an offer that is significantly lower than my base, but the hours are more reasonable - so suffice it to say my hourly rate is better. I'm torn.. lower salary/better WLB vs more $$$ but no life
Meeting with a recruiter at one of the FAANG companies. I won’t be able to move jobs because of H1b /GC at least for the next year. Any idea if I should start off with that or should I just try to understand the work that they have been doing?
Salary negotiation Applied to a job, agreed a salary expectation of £125k to £135k. Discussed range as achievable on two separate occasions. 3 interview rounds later, offer of £106k. Strong pushback from me on the call and a follow up note. Awaiting a revised offer. Any thoughts on that strong a lowball opening offer? I am both irritated and intrigued.
My wife said I could watch both of my kids this weekend or take one and go tailgating at Notre Dame....... 😳😳 I just purchased one of those child wrist leashes. Anyone other guys use those?
Is the a black market for rewards points? I want to get rid of my delta points for either American or Marriott points
Nothing today on the S& layoffs?
Anyone here is at Amazon IT Support Associates II ? What is the work culture like? What do you think about paying 60k/year ? How does this level works at Amazon?
There seems to be so many posts about teachers struggling with their mental health right now (myself included) on here. Has anyone found any online support groups for teachers or a similar resource?
Anyone have advice on what to put in a cover letter for an MBB management consultant role?
Anyone get the CIPP/M cert? Worth it?
I want to join a non-profit board (remote, voluntary etc.) and doing my groundwork, does anybody got references or recommendations on how to approach or succeed? Looking to connect and discuss with someone who’s gone through this journey..
500k at 31 which is great but I still feel like I’ll never be able to afford a house in my area (~1M). My money is pretty much 50% 401k 50% investments.
An intern I manage is kinda slacking.. signing on late and I don't see the progress I want to see. I don't want to let them go, but how do I help them become better?
Somewhere between wanting to take a lengthy vacation, but not wanting my utilization to drop
What is the salary range for a Senior Associate in PwC’s valuation practice? Does it range by group (financial modeling v. Core valuation)?
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.