I’ve been at my current job less than 6 months and I’m really struggling with wfh. I’m having a hard time finding assignments despite having a sizable caseload. Cont...
How well have you adapted to a COVID world of social distancing, WFH, virtual interactions...(like one of the four options below)?
If firms go exclusively remote, I have zero reason to remain living near “home office”. Likelihood we’ll shift to that model, and can live wherever?
How do you all foster romance when you live together? Bf and I both work from home, so if we do go out, he’s there when I’m getting ready. I don’t get that “big reveal” at dinner (cont.)
I’m the Founder of Hiboo, an AI-driven empathy-based solution that reduces anxiety, loneliness for women in the workplace/WFH lifestyle. What should we consider when building a UX to solve for this?
Crowd sourcing ideas: Apartment lease ending in a month. WFH extended till 2021 summer in all probability. Thinking about not renewing the lease. Within NJ, what would be some good cities to consider? Not planning on going to bars etc so doesn't have to be Jersey City or Hoboken... thinking more serene surroundings and scope for exploring nature in the vicinity.
When will traditional weekly travel be disrupted in consulting? Not the Slalom local model but a model where teams work at least 50% remote? Which generation will force this? I see some change and...
I know many with families etc are very happy about this long term WFH situation, but I’m a 23 year old who picked this career over other offers because of the travel opportunities and the ability to live in a large city. Is it crazy for me to get into industry earlier because of the pandemic?
any recs on where to get a nice studio or 1br in DC under 2k? I work from home so it can't be too dingy but commute is no object. Trying to save if at all possible.
Does anyone have any remote learning blunders or bloopers to share? I have definitely emailed the wrong person a few times and have sent mass emails but forgot to change the names!
How difficult would it be to live on a 100k salary in San Francisco? I’m interviewing at a nonprofit and they’ve made it clear that they cannot offer anymore money. The role and the organization are both amazing but I’m worried about it being a significant lifestyle change.
Wild thought people, Netflix creates the Coronavirus to launch their newly released pandemic show. Is McKinsey behind this?!?!
As an associate I feel like I voice some pretty good ideas, but my seniors brush them off only to do something similar down the line. How did you get more senior people to take you seriously?
How often is too often to switch jobs? I moved from one B4 to another after only 2 years. Been at D for 1 year, comp is disappointing. Thinking of going to another B4 for the bump in one year.
How does application quality vs stats affects chances of scholarship at Booth? Male, European, 770 GMAT, first class in economics from LSE, 2 years of work experience in MBB. I won’t be sponsored so I want to max on scholarship and I am thinking whether it makes sense to hire a consultant for this specific school
I am 30 but look 20 - how do you deal with coworkers equating your credibility to your appearance? They warm up to me over time, but what’s an appropriate response to that “you’re a kid” look?
Seattle 🐠 - what's your opinion of the South Lake Union neighborhood? Really like an apt for lease, but hesitating as there aren't many restaurant / grocery options within a 10-15 min walk 🤔
With all the bad airline press, thought I'd share this nice story about a Southwest flight crew: http://en.newsner.com/now-we-pay-tribute-to-the-airline-that-did-everything-in-its-power-to-help-a-mother-in-need/about/news,family
People who came to the US on L1B, and successfully switched jobs (assuming visa switch from L1B to H1B), could you please share your experience or provide any useful tips? Feeling stagnant and trapped at my current job partly due to visa restrictions and ofcourse the pandemic situation. Looking to jump ship but not even sure if it's possible on an L1B.
If you intend to ask for a raise around the same time as a performance review, is it best to do it before, during or after? What’s the best way to go about it?
They talk about having global mindset but currently I am in a team who is not accepting for who I am or at least makes me feel like that - for me they are not inclusive, typical high school culture
I have an interview coming up and I’m nervous about being asked the question “give me examples of how you are/were strategic.” Can someone please provide some examples they would use in an AD role?
With COVID19, do you know if the government has extended anything this year for dependent FSA? We allocated the maximum this year, but I don't think we will be able to use all of it by the end of yr
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