Not exactly travel, but me and the wife have our first wedding anniversary this MDW. Gonna stay local (NYC) bc we have a ton of travel weddings this yr. Any ideas for cool activities in the city? TIA
2.5 YOE, offer for senior associate strategy / biz ops at late stage startup. tier 2 location (Austin, Chicago, Seattle), 100k base + 10% annual bonus + 50k worth in equity. Thoughts?
If all your clients are in NYC, how easy is to to move to another city? Trying to move somewhere warm like Charlotte or ATL
Glad to see that California has forbid employers to ask about salary history. It's time to start shrinking all those wage gapes.
Bay Area! What’s up. Come to the track with me. Sonoma is 45 minutes from San Francisco, thunder hill is 3, laguna is idk 2 hours. Any other track riders in here?
When apps ask for annualized compensation info, is it okay to round / approximate? I switched jobs a couple times years ago and don’t remember my bonus amounts.
The SO and I are planning a drive down from Portland to San Fran. Gonna spend two days in Portland then leisurely drive down over 3 days to San Fran for a wedding. Suggestions on places to visit/stay?
PwC will be hosting FourBlock Wednesday 5/15 from 6-8pm in San Francisco. Any Bay Area veteran PwC’ers on here, feel free to attend and support. Message me your info and I can send an invite.
Currently on the Amtrak to San Diego form Union Station...such a cool experience and nothing makes me happier than flying past the traffic with a complimentary glass of wine in business class for $50!
The ~90k TC for undergrad hires at mbb - what makes up that number? Is it just base+signing bonus+EOY bonus? Trying to benchmark my current comp. TIA
Has anyone been successful in transitioning out of the practice of law into another type of career? Or know anyone that has? For context, I have been practicing for 10 years, currently work at an insurance defense firm. I don’t enjoy litigation, and would love to hear some ideas as to how this law degree can be put to use in other ways.
Has anybody had experience bring stuck in another country and keeping your job remotely? I had an India trip plant to visit my parents for a few weeks. Contemplating if I go and risk not being able to return in three weeks.. will I be able to work remote? Dual citizen
I change my flight due to delays and end up getting an earlier delayed flight, what happens to my checked in luggage? Shouldn't it be transferred to the other flight?
Consultants that have moved to tech — outside of good WLB, what are the things you’re enjoying in tech industry? People / product / culture / mission?
How do you convince the client Admins to give you the SAP authorizations you need to do your work?
Anyone know what the Grant Thornton salary offer for new hire MBAs was this year? Advisory, Business Consulting, any Service Line
How old is “too old” to get MBA? I’m 28 now, so maybe enter in 2022, but that puts me at 30. I feel like 30 isn’t that old, but then I see threads of people just 25 years old getting their MBA and it causes me hesitation. Anyone else in similar boat?
I’m traveling to Maine from Georgia in a couple of weeks and will be flying into Boston and renting a car. I am reading about Mass. Covid travel rules and I am wondering if I would qualify as a transitory traveler since I’m just passing through. The website only talks about people that are driving through so I was wondering if anyone has done something similar recently. Also, if anyone has flown into BOS recently, how did they check to see if you exempt from the Covid rules?
Silver lining for those of us potentially headed to Zoom University this fall... getting to keep our hotel/airline statuses for an extra year!
Someone was definitely typing on their laptop while taking a squat at the client today. It's weird to hear typing while you're trying to relieve yourself...
Submitted a last minute app to the Quantic free MBA and got in. I still intend to apply to a in-person MBA in a couple of years and want to use this experience to build knowledge base. Would AdComs see the Quantic experience as a flag?
What people aren't noticing is that by looting store fronts and local businesses that are already suffering during a shut down, all you are doing is 2 things: -obscuring the message of the protest -adding to Amazon's power of online retail Is that what you want? A type-A trillionaire that pays low wages to the masses, upskills robots, doesn't care about WLB or workers benefits, to become even stronger? How many people are going to benefit by being badly employed like that in 20 years?
How many interviews to expect for a Managing Director position at Accenture? I have met a few global MDs and did a behavioral interview.
Currently Lifetime Gold at SPG. Debating whether I should try for plat again this year or just stay at nicer hotels (Langham, Surrey, Taj, etc)? Caveat is that St Regis is usually over the rate cap.
New associate friend missed flight and incurred a $300+ fee to change today. How bad are we talkin here?
What do you typically do if you are catching a red eye flight. Do you make a reservation for the night so you can stop by the hotel and freshen up or go straight to the client after landing?
What’s the best way to find a new job that’s a good fit ? I’ve mostly been applying on LinkedIn. Should I do anything else? Is it worthwhile to submit my resume to a recruiting company ?