Is it okay to look for a new job when pregnant? These layoffs don’t look so great at Deloitte.
Thoughts on moving from B4 Advisory to Houlihan Lokey in their Valuations practice? Portfolio Valuations and Advisory group to be exact. Not sure what the WLB, career progression, or comps are at Houlihan Lokey. Any insights on this team and what I can look at for comps, etc.? Thanks in advance!
I've got an upcoming interview for data science manager at PwC. Can anyone share any insights on the application process, and details about the grade/remuneration at this level? Not familiar with big 4
Today was my father-in-law's funeral. Which is hard enough on my husband and me trying to figure out the right way to support. But after the service, my MIL asked me if "people were nice to me at church since...ya know." And I said yes. And she said "good. I'm glad to hear that. we all have our sins that we continue to keep doing without repentance, so yours is no different." I have never bit my tongue that hard in my LIFE.
Decent profile and 80k pay at a big 4 or shitty profile and 140k pay in the industry? In either cases getting no where!!!
Any recommendations for preschools+k12 in Chicago? Kid turning 3 next year. Open to moving to the burbs as well.
What’s everyone’s top five quick nutritious meals for your kiddos? I feel like my kid has been eating the same five meals forever. Need fresh ideas. Much appreciated!
Hey mammas! Any pregnant ladies planning on going to large weddings this fall given the Delta variant going around?
Are ZS partners paid better than Big 4 partner overall? Any insights with objective analysis will be appreciated.
I'm having problems getting staffed and I'm on the beach, I'm a recent new hire. I start paternity leave in November so it seems that everyone is staying away. I split my paternity leave as that's...
Did anyone go from Big 4 to Big law here? Wondering what that was like/if that’s even possible.
Partners, directors, senior managers... What are your thoughts on male managers taking 3 months of paternity leave (assuming your firm has such a policy)
Hi all - I am trying to push for improvements to be made to our firm’s parental leave policy. In true consulting form, I want to gather some benchmarks. Anyone willing to share here the basics of their firm’s US parental leave policy? From one parent to another - thank you!
What do tax people do at big 4? Is it like consulting? I’m thinking specifically of specialized areas like international tax
I have a sincere question and didn’t know where to ask it....as the mom of a mixed race child, I am wondering if older mixed race folks have felt similar/different prejudices or biases against them in comparison to non-mixed race POC...
7 months pregnant and skin is itching like crazy especially around my belly. Someone please tell me this is normal and will go away after delivery
I feel late transitioning my baby from bottle to cup. He turns 1 this week, drinks water from cup while eating, but refuses milk from it. Any tips? I’m also switching from formula to milk this week
What should one choose when given an option of Heading a Department with x Salary or being a part of the same vertical in another organization with 1.1x the salary? And why? Need help from a long term prospective, I am experienced professional.
LinkedIn "Professional Services and Big 4 have seen average profit margin decrease from 30% in 2006 to 23/22% over last 24 months. So Deloitte announcing £3.4b turnover with profits of £608m ..."
Has anyone been to wich which? I'm just discovering it at my new location's airport and my biggest fear is not having enough time to eat a sandwich before my flight 😖
PSA: Vitalant (Bonfils) is now doing COVID antibody tests on all donated blood and sharing results with donors for free. There’s a critical blood shortage right now; if you suspect you may have had COVID this is a great opportunity to kill two birds with one stone. https://www.vitalant.org/Home.aspx
My 8th months old baby has cold. Like a lot. Poor thing is hardly able to breathe. I am using frida aspirator to suck out. What else can I do?
Hi guys! I am looking for a job change. I have been working at Publicis (Global Delivery) as Trainee Analyst (biddable media), Currently WFH I would be thankful for any leads or referrals.
Downtown Philly: Element vs Aloft vs Autograph Notary vs Westin vs other higher end Marriott properties in the downtown area for about 40k Bonvoy points? And…Element vs Autograph collection in general? Not real familiar with these sub brands.
Tax question- for those of us who haven’t gone back to the client or the office since March 2020 and had to work from home, can we deduct home office expenses, etc on our 2020 taxes?
What percentage is a typical annual increase for a tax SM at CohnReznick? Thinking about applying. I know this depends on many factors but can someone give me a range?
Silver lining of working during the holiday weekend!
MBA at 28? Feel like I'll be too old.
Hi All, Given interview in Infosys, on 8th Jan 2022 , and the status shows "review in progress" it's been 11 days. What does it mean and there is no response for my calls and or emails. Kindly suggest if I can expect offer. Thanks in advance!
How do I go about pivoting from customer facing roles to internal roles? My company is too small (health tech). I am burned out on executive relationships, customer facing demands, etc. I really enjoy program management type work. I do not like managing people. Would Chief of Staff be an option?
At the end of the week I also end up with a bunch (50+) of open Outlook windows related to meeting invites. Basically, I look at my calendar, double click the invite then join the Zoom meeting. It takes me directly into the meeting and leaves the invite window open. Wash, rinse, repeat and by Friday there is literally one for every meeting I attended. Unfortunately, you can’t close them all together because it will ask you “Want to save your changes?” for every single one. Thoughts?
Have any of you ladies managed to get over an ex after being hung up on them for years? My ex and I broke up two years ago but I still think about him every day. We live in different countries and he’s now married - I’ve tried multiple therapists, changing cities, traveling loads, throwing myself into work, dating, self help books, you name it. While the pain has become much more bearable, it’s never gone away. Will it ever?
TTC 2.5 years, after multiple failed egg retrievals/pgs testing, & COVID-19 break, starting a new IVF cycle tonight. Need some love and luck :)
Sad day for SPG again ... Sigh
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.