This is the craziest job ever. I’m less than one year in and I get no leads given to me. I’m an indy FA (S7, S66, and life + health licensed) I am constantly looking for new prospects to the point I want to rip my hair out, but then I’ll have days like today where I’ll make 20k in one day and think this job is a joke. I really need to learn how to prospect better. I’ve made 150k in my 7 months as an advisor, I’ve made 29 new clients in that time and am looking for a way to streamline prospecting
I previously worked at KPMG and PwC. I'm intrigued that PwC gives me the option to rollover or withdraw my pension plan while KPMG does not.
Firm has just introduced a 401k this week. Is it too late to make 2021 contributions? Will any money I put in only count towards the 2022 limit?
I’m on maternity leave rn and want to lateral before I return, if not soon after. Do I need to disclose that I’m OOO for such a long period of time? Will the firms i apply to think I’m not really a Xth year associate if I was gone for half a year on leave? Feeling self conscious about this
Parents of FB, how did you financially prep for your little ones future? (e.g. maxing out 401k vs 402b)
Starting a new remote job where I'm offered $1k reimbursement for purchases towards my home office. I know this is a fairly common perk so I was wondering what everyone here has used that money towards. $1k could afford a couple great monitors or a pretty nice desk. What have you guys upgraded/bought?
Any 1099 consultants in the building? How have you gotten your projects so far? Left Corporate in November and it’s been hard to have the ups and downs of having a contract start and end. Do you have other side hustles or income that helps you have health insurance or have steady money coming in?
Can anyone please help me with LTA and mobile expense reimbursement at Deloitte India?
Do I have to claim it without proof every month for LTA? What about mobile expense?
I switched a year ago from 17 years in accounting/tax into forensic insurance recovery. Looking for an opportunity in that field area or forensic accounting investigations. Suggestions? Connections?
Seeking recommendations for a healthcare panel discussion:
if you were to name one person as the most recognized consultant in guiding payers and hospital systems in value based care solutions, who would that be? Consultant name & company name.
Does anyone know Deloitte’s (US) fertility/infertility benefits? I’m starting soon but they don’t include specific details on the benefits site.
I feel like my time in my last job really did a number on my mental health and happiness. How do you recover? I feel better and angry and disrespected and upset. I gave so much to that role and team .
Yes retired Bussines owner looking to find job to stay busy and make some money. I had to retire when I was diagnosed with what my doctor said was a mild case of Parkinson’s It effected my short term memory That combined with the physical effects of aging made it impossible that I continue in Bussines Anyone that may have advice please respond with any ideas you may have to help my situation. Thanks
I’ve been switching between freelance and staff for 10 years. During that time, salaries have gone down, but freelance has gone up. With NYC laws now requiring healthcare, prompt payment, and (cont)
A potential Ind vs Pak final at the MCG will be insane. That said - for personal health reasons - I'm praying for an Eng vs Pak final.
Am about to get UK ILR/PR soon. Once i get that should i move to Swiss or US for better savings?
My long term goal is UK as its closer to my home country and other aspects such as education and health care.
Good morning from me and my two kids! We've been up for... a while already 😂
I'm excited to host a Q&A with you tomorrow! In addition to my lived experience as a working mom, I'm trained in mental health challenges that can happen in pregnancy and postpartum (including depression, anxiety, relationships, identity, transitioning out of/back to work, and more). Drop any questions you have about it starting today in the thread, and I'll reply to them between 8am-5:30pm PST on Thursday 3/3!
I am working in a data science team for 2 years now.. Initially I thought data science would be fun.. but we have very few people who actually understand AI and trying to achive wonder with out collecting or managing data.. I want to shift towards backend development with some kn
Anyone else reviewing for the CIPM Beta Exam? Any tips would be appreciated too.
I’m currently using the 3rd edition of the IAPP prescribed material and the All-in-one Exam book by Peter Gregory.
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Tax question: is it possible to do my taxes in USA with Indian income using a software like TurboTax?
Or should I use an actual accountant?
Need your expertise in the talent aquisition space. I have an offer on the table (company 1) and one that may be coming next week. but are great opportunities, people are great i would be happy at both. salary is comparable but company 2 bonus potential is 10x company 1. company 1 wants an answer in a few days.
how bad is it to accept and rescind if company 2 makes an offer?
i would feel terrible. but dont want to decline
I'm relatively new to DUSI. I'm recently assigned a project. Should I put 8 or 9 hours in timesheet? I heard that 9hrs need to be entered, but I see 8 hours in staffing. Can someone please clarify?
Does anyone have Citi premier card. I'm looking for a card that's got low or no annual fee but also something that has no foreign transaction fee. Also would love to hear if thankyou.com is good for redeeming points.
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Please help me with expected CTC for UAE location Abu Dhabi based on my india earnings.
CCTC: 18.5 lpa
Has anyone here launched a successful (profitable) Ecomm business as a side gig? Curious to hear your stories.
Attended a client briefing today. 3 agencies in the pitch. The product has been specifically developed for busy moms. The 2 other agencies brought their creatives and guess what?
Interested in getting out of the corporate grind and becoming a real estate agent. Seems like my work ethic would benefit me more here - Ive been promoted nearly every year for the last 6 years. I keep hearing about agents making $200k+ a year. I know the mortgage industry is slowing at the moment, but I’m guessing it would take me maybe a year to get my license anyway? Anyone have recommendations for online TX agent classes and/or brokerages? Or anyone immediately leave RE and hate it?
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Hello all! I hope I am writing this in a right bowl.
I manage clinical trials in pharmaceutical company and am very interested/intrigued with what Verily team has been doing in life sciences.
However, when I try learn more it feels like there is not much information available. I catch myself wanting to join such an innovative team but fear of Theranos' fate stops me. I do not want referral but just an insight: do you see working at Verily in future or you just stay there for Google benefits?
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