Protests scared coronavirus away!
Back in office and want to lose the covid weight (not much, but I am petite so just feel uncomfortable with the added pounds). Mentioned it to colleagues. Colleague who is in good shape (male) told me a few days ago he could do a program for me, and found a gym close to where we both live for us to go to, Is it weird to go with him? I probably shouldn’t think this but somewhere in my head I am thinking.... do I want to be in gym gear around this guy? Haha
Given $1k investment minimums for most corp bonds, what is a decent amount to start with? Weighing out the benefits of individual vs ETF
I know not many of you are Union, but have you heard anything about a potential IATSE strike?
Newly promoted experienced hire SC making $113k, 10 YOE (switched industries). Got an offer from TCS in an Advisory practice (not the tech sweatshop stuff that I keep seeing people mention). Base salary is $190k and in TCS equivalent of a M role. Downside to taking the salary hike and boomeranging back to D in ~2 years? FYI - I have 2 kids, so that kind of pay raise is kind of a big deal.
Managers, Directors, and above, is the money worth the stress and workload? Do you find yourself not sleeping, working on the weekends, and working on vacation?
How much does it slow down (or speed up) your career if you chose to be a generalist i.e. not specialize in any one area. Do MBB still hire general consultants or is focus squarely on experience?
Hey hey all you lovely people, hope you're excited for the weekend! So this question's for a friend- would anybody have an insight on entry level MBB/T2 consultant salaries in Dubai/the Middle East? I've been told that the numbers on Glassdoor are outdated, is that true?
I'm having difficulties connecting with my team over Zoom, and I'm feeling lonely. Anyone else?
I interviewed for a role at PIMCO. Looking for honest feedback on the role. If you work there, please send me a DM. Thanks!!
Gave up my business class seat for a kid who was looking at me, as she boarded, and the drink I was offered, her mom said - she always thought it was cool why people got bigger seats to sit. She is 3!
Is anyone successfully negotiating permanent WFH despite roles calling for relocation? Any insight on how to navigate? This is for big tech/FAANG companies
Virtusa interview experience.... Level 1 Scheduled on Sunday. One guy from top management level joined and asked about everything which is not in my profile and dropped off within 10 mints. Why so? These type of happens? Strange for me🤣
How do you repeatedly turn down work for one partner or effectively avoid working with a particular person within your firm? Assuming hours are met and your standing is strong otherwise. One partner at my firm is destroying my mental health and knows few boundaries. I don't want to actively transition from our ongoing matters but sure as hell don't want to take on anything new... How best to do this without burning bridges?
Been working in MO over for about 1.5 years. Companies/recruiters are starting to reach out for resumes. What is the average salary increase if you jump? Jumping from analyst to senior analyst ?
Considering getting a FlexiSpot standing desk. Anyone here using one that could share their experience?
Good Marriott hotel in Vegas for Christmas time? Platinum elite member hoping for upgrades.
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