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Want to move out of consulting but can't find a new job...frustrating

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Nov and December are statistically the worst months to look for a job. Come January things will change.

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What jobs are you looking at? There are so many postings for senior business analyst, technical manager roles on LinkedIn.

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Depends ob location D1, there are tons of options in cities that I don't want to move to, SF, Chicago, NYC etc

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Anyone have knowledge about strategic finance roles in tech — hours, pay, exits, etc.?

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What kind of raise would one expect on a normal year, assuming at one performed in the top half or second quartile? Has to be inflation-beating i suppose, but don't have a benchmark since this is my first year.

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80% in BTC. My uncle says it’s harm but what does he know.

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Recently lost two bids on single family homes in Nashville. One was at 650k and I put 680k. The other one was 540k and I put 580k. Anyone navigated this market recently? What is a good premium in terms of % over asking?

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I am looking for a job change in Linux/Unix or Cloud Computing (Azure) Administrative domain

Total-experience - 4.6 years

Certification -
RHCSA (RedHat Certified System Administrator)
Microsoft Azure Fundamentals(AZ-900)
DCS+ ( Diploma in Computer Science)
RHCE (Pursuing)

Skills-
RedHat Linux(6,7,8)
RedHat Satellite(6.5)
Docker
Python
Shell Scripting
Solaris
HP-UX
Azure Fundamentals
Cisco UCS hardware

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Which companies have called employees back to office on a strict 2/3 days basis?

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Is it expected of designers looking for a job to have a portfolio website, or is that trend changing? I know when I graduated college six years ago it was definitely expected, but I'm curious if anything has changed. Is a PDF portfolio an automatic dealbreaker?

How do you guys tell an app date that it was nice meeting them, you thought they were great an interesting but would not pursue anything romantic while enjoying being friends?

Is there talk of mid-year promotions in UKI?

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Hi sharks, can anyone refer me for .Net full stack profile in Optum gurgaon/noida location
Yoe 7.5 years

Non-law question: Has anyone invested in an at-home exercise bike/treadmilll/elliptical during all of this? Do you use it?

I’d really love an exercise bike (I’ve basically quit working out because I’m tired of videos) but I’d hate to spend the money and have it sit there after 6 months. For reference, I’m looking at something about half the price of a Peloton.

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Are you worried about the recession? What are you doing to prepare for it?

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In international tax group at PwC and getting sick and tired of admin work (billing, coordinations with foreign offices, etc). Is this the same for other big fours? Willing to jump ship just to get out of admin work

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Is there a downside to a brand getting ‘owned’ on social (as long as it’s not for being racially/sexually/politically etc. insensitive)? It usually means more eyeballs which contributes to awareness, salience, etc. Is anybody actually *not* buying from a brand because they associate it with them getting dunked on?

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Looking for dog walker recommendations, I’m located on the UWS with one med size (50lbs) 2 year old pup.

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...My life got flip, turned upside down...

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Anyone feeling quite unmotivated with work? Unsure if this is due to the job or because I haven’t seen my team in 11 months / lockdown fatigue

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Not a kardashian or Jenner fan but this spoke to my soul 😭🤣

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Have any of you tried the sirtfood diet?

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How many of you believe in law of attraction

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Has anyone been able to bypass paying a negative PTO balance after they leave? Specifically asking for KPMG

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How do I get to work on projects in Australia if I am in US right now ?

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EY folks- can you expense lunch on your PTO days now or am I missing a key benefit ?

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Advanced child tax credit - I didn’t even bother to research because I presumed it had major income limitations. And presumed most of us wouldn’t even receive them. Just got our second check.

Thoughts? Too late to reject?

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My driving reflects my mood. Is that true for others ?

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Would it be rude to ask the interviewer how their turnover is? I feel like that would be a good question to gauge how employees like working there

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How can you tell if you’re stagnating at work? And what do you do if you’ve stagnated for years and are worried you’re not qualified for any new roles?

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Any tips on investing? How did you get over the fear of losing money or making risky investments? Recommendations on personal finance blogs/books/podcast/etc?

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Has anyone gotten out of a lease a month early without paying high buyout fees? All the apartments I like want a 9/1 move in and won’t have nothing for October.

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“Hey - that cross-functional alignment meeting with 50+ people on was so useful and a really great use of time!”

No.
One.
Ever.

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Been with the firm for a full year and have never been on the bench before. Going to be on for the next week. What are some best practices for being on the bench. What do I do with myself?

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Any tips on how to prepare for EY data analytics consultant interviews?

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KPMG fam, is iOS 10 approved yet?

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Any tips for working through bad mental health days?
At this point in the pandemic, I feel like 20% of the time I will wake up with zero motivation or interest in anything - not at the level of clinical depression or anything, but it is challenging to be productive at work on those days. Since taking sick days is a joke in consulting, anyone have good work arounds?

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What’s more fun, dreaming about Zillow listings out of your price range or dreaming about being the super successful people your age who you LinkedIn stalked?

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If you're on a PiP, is it better to quit just before the end stage, when you get fired, or better to get fired and collect unemployment, but also have a company-based termination on your record

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Do people actually care about the brand / look of your carry on bag?

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My SO father is dying of stage 4 cancer. His dad currently is in the ICU and he seems to be distant. How can I support him without being pushy? I am dying of anxiety and can barely work.

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Left a career in banking for consulting. Ended up working on M&A post merger/Documentation as I’ve experience in the field. Life is funny.

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Do you go to bars alone on Friday night? Or it’s better to chill & drink beer while watching movie?

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