Ord terminal 2 security... what a cluster!
You know you're traveling on a Friday when you're sitting in 1st class on the DCA->LGA shuttle and the fat dude next to you wearing jeans & a hoodie takes his shoes off immediately upon sitting down
What's the best way to get from LGA Terminal B to Manhattan now that Uber is banned from entering arrivals?
Is it possible for me to be based of the San Jose office and not live there especially since it's been a year and I haven't had any local projects?The rents are a killer and paying so much feels waste
Who in DFW Amex Centurion right now?
Looking to regain my SW A-List Preferred Status for next year. Just need to get 2 round trip flights or 4 one ways. Based out of Chicago. Looking for cheap flights under $110/way. Only looking to go for the day or stay overnight for one night. Don’t want to rent a car but it’s okay if need be. Interested in NYC, Philly, Boston, ATL, Raleigh, Charlotte. Open to any/all suggestions! Thanks Fishbowlers!
Any folks from CLT / North Carolina here? What are some great attractions / activities to do with toddlers this time of year?
San Francisco here
What's a reasonable salary range for a first year manager at a Big 4, with 15 years of industry experience, an MBA, and CISSP? Working in technology, media, telecommunications segment in San Francisco
I have to leave tomorrow morning for a biz trip and my 3 year old just asked, “Daddy can I go to San Francisco with you?” 💔 How do you work/life balance THAT?
How worth it is Delta Platinum? Assuming a newly minted platinum is flying ORD -> LGA can one reasonably expect first class or comfort plus upgrades on a regular basis?
Want friends circle. Moved from San Fran, San Diego raised. Foodie; love scotch neat, outdoors, aviation, consulting, tech, psychology, electric guitars. Turned 30. Male (if it matters). Rebel inside.
Best way to get to EWR from midtown?
What are the top suburbs in the DFW area in terms of housing affordability, diversity, and school quality? One caveat is we’d like to own a large lot, 5+ acres.
I’m haven’t been as excited about an album drop as I am about these final JFK Assassination documents that are about to drop. I think they’ll prove the CIA did it. FB-What do you think they’ll reveal?
Hi everyone! Complete newbie here and looking to invest my cash on hand into some index funds with Fidelity. I have about 20k to invest, should I just dump it all in at once or should I DCA the amount? Also any recommendations for funds would be appreciated! Thank you!
I won’t re-qualify for EP this year, what’s my strategy for next year to maximize what I currently have? Status match to UA or DL? My home base is ORD.
What’s typical pay for 1st year managers/project leaders at MBB, Accenture Strategy (SM), and PwC Strategy &? Including base and bonus. Trying to get an idea of my market value for comp conversation coming up!
In 2012 I applied to EY NYC office for a staff audit position. Never heard back...until this morning. Anyone else get an automated reply this morning expressing interest and requesting an interview?
This cross-industry Coronavirus Work-life bowl is the same as apple adding a U2 album to everyone’s iTunes. Nobody asked for this.
Frustrated with work as we all are. Single mom insurance defense litigation for mid sized NYC based firm. Base salary is 136k nominal bonuses. Struggling to meet work demands (deadlines, billable hours) and then also struggling financially. Just curious if what I am making is going rate, am of counsel after taking 6 years off of practice 10+ years practicing. Thanks!
Now that agencies are letting us WFH bc of the virus, maybe they’ll realize it’s the better way: Happier people. And won’t make such a big deal about it going forward.
ConsultingHumor’s Instagram page (364k followers) did a massive compensation survey for top consulting firms in the US and internationally. Several thousand respondents with base and bonus salary for all the top (and some smaller) firms. Can be used when negotiating your next raise or to see if you want to jump ship to another firm. You can download the full spreadsheet of data at consultinghumor (dot) org
Don’t let yesterday‘s news disappear from this feed. If we had a union, it would never allow agencies to instill these salary cuts, furloughs, and layoffs without a clear plan for reinstatement
My SO got a great job offer in Bangkok and we need to decide soon. I’ve always been very independent and never followed a partner to another city or country. Will it be bad for my career to join him even while there is a little change I can find a job in Bangkok? Not sure what to do right now. Due to covid I recently got laid off and am already not in my home country but have lived here over 7 years. Any advice? Me following him or we both try to find another job in the country we are in now.
What is a typical entry level financial analyst Interview like at a big company? What does the case study entail? Is it equation based? What excel skills should I brush up on?
Is there a status challenge with United that KPMG is offering? I was remote last year and lost my gold status and have been traveling group 3 :(
Does anyone go to AA meeting while on the road? It would make life so much better for me if I could go, but I always feel like there isn’t time or I’m at the client too late
Just here to laugh at all of the insecure overachievers that exist at the high ranks of this industry. PSA to all of you Partners and those aspiring to become one: chill out. Your neuroticism is hurting your health and your marriage.
McKinsey & Company I have my first round of case interviews coming up in 2.5 weeks and recruiter just emailed if I can have a call with her today or tomorrow. What could this mean? Vacancy already filled..?
I have $3,5k in tuition reimbursement that I’d love to use before the year is over. Looking for recommendations on where to use it! Open for spring enrollment as long as I can pay for it this year
Im someone with a "business" background (supply chain, procurement) that went to work for as a consultant for tech consulting firm after finishing my MBA, but now having trouble finding a project. Got my PSM 1 cert, but not sure what else to do. Not a technical person, never coded. What would you recommend someone in my position to focus on? I'd like to remain on the project management/BA side of the business. TIA!
MBB first year EM/PL/CTL here in Asia. Considering a global M&A / strategy manager role for a new business line at a major FMCG giant (think P&G, Unilever, Coke). Pros / cons?
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