I just got a targeted referal offer from Hilton. 100k pts (instead of 75 K pts currently on their website) after spending $1k in three moths. Also it has a $0 annual fee. Contd.
(Based out of Chicago) Do I go in to the office today for the parade? Not a huge cubbies fan but realize this is huge.. but also exhausted from travel this week.. torn
4 yoe, interviewing with fortune 50 telco. Comp includes 10k a year stock with partial vesting in 2 years, complete vesting in 5 years. Would be corporate strategy role. Any good reference points for whether this is good? Can I negotiate it?
Flight turning back and going to LGA...
Got an offer as senior fund accountant in a Dallas PE shop after 5 yrs in audit, 95k base with 15-20% bonus target. Is the package in line with the market average? Thx!
PwC released the bonus percentages on kcurve
Anybody take BEC - feel terrible about the exam - and end up passing? The multiple choice was terrible and I feel I may have lost many points there
Has anyone here ever successfully complained about the performance rating and bonus their MD gave them at the end of the year? What's the best way of going about it without killing your career?
When did Marriott get so cheap? I’m staying at a Westin hotel in Houston and the free breakfast for ambassadors includes coffee, toast and water. They also charged me $10 a day for a microwave. I’ve never been charged for a microwave at any hotel… EVER!
What's the deal w The Gwen? Was is a Westin before the renovation? The removes awaiting renovation are pretty plain
Planning on travelling to India during the month of December. I understand that NIE would no longer be required - however are there any other documents that I should prepare for? Fully vaccinated in the US & have my work VISA stamped on my passport.
Average performance bonus for BA @ Mckinsey?
SPG platinum. Checking out of Westin a day early within their checkout time for the day. Clerk says SPG policy is to charge an early departure fee of an additional night’s stay. I smell horseshit.
I have a Marriott rewards car, Can I use it instead of my Amex Corp while staying at Marriott on business trips
Anyone successful in getting an SPG property to upgrade you mid-stay if a suite wasn't available at check-in? Cont...
Still not home - hr till my next flight boards
Thank the lord for Rodgers and Adams. They might just have pulled through enough for me to win the chip. I just need Buffalo D to get less than 11 points and the chip is mine
When you’re on point to lead a call, and your manager is on the call, is it normal for them to constantly “add points”/interrupt you every minute? I’ve had a couple managers and noticed that every one of them that did this, didn’t add any value beyond what I was saying most of the time. On the contrary, when I had SMs or MDs on the call, they never interrupted.
Interviewed with EY C 3 weeks ago. No decision or contact made by recruiter. Emailed the recruiter last week for an update, no response. I hate to be that guy but is it too much to reach out again?
Hi fish! I’m hiring for a senior analyst in e-commerce supply chain. Focus is on network optimization and data analytics. Industry role. Chicago-based. Please DM if interested :).
Coming from McKinsey, Google health insurance seems a little worse. What other benefits exist that you all actually enjoy the most? I hear people talk a lot about Google benefits, but maybe the onboarding doesn’t do as good a job of showing that ? Side note-yet to join but excited!
What are the tax implications of a retention bonus? I was given a bonus that I would receive up front but would need to pay it back if I leave before a few years. I assume I would have to pay back the pre-tax amount but I only receive a lower post-tax amount. Would I be made whole on the tax difference when I file my taxes if I had to pay it back?
Fish….. have discussed this w many ppl and so far have 1/10 as supportive of this idea but no clear feedback about why this idea won’t work.. Would like to present a 5-10 yr NPV of the value I bring to firm (ie my bill rate x hours worked - salary) in order to illustrate why an increase in compensation for me would make sense to them - why wouldn’t it be persuasive!?
Any good book recommendations on psychology?
Anyone left their jobs after having a baby to stay at home? I never even considered but just left on maternity leave and don’t think I can see myself going back to biglaw or honestly any other corporate job. If money isn’t an issue and I don’t like what I do, is it worth fighting to keep going in this profession? Guess I need some words of encouragement…
Hello Fishes, What is the salary band for Manager in KPMG Global Services? How much variable can I expect at Manager level? They are offering me 31 fixed and 2 joining bonus!
What would FDD M1 comp be in Chicago at a mid-tier or b4 firm? Currently looking to make a move to the Midwest.
Anyone had experience with EY experienced hire? I got invited to this Spotlight on Diversity networking event as part of their recruiting process. Just wondering what to expect. Thanks!
Can we stop salary shaming (lol but really)? This should be an objective comparison thread. Not a “well I mean that’s still a lot so just be thankful” thread. Stop hating. Stay informative.
As an introvert, I haven’t really been hurting for the in-person dog and pony show that is the typical consulting project experience. But now I’m realizing that my extroverted colleagues (who are obviously not getting the stimulation they need) are compensating by spending as much time as humanly possible in worthless team meetings where everyone just rambles on and on...
I’m a new associate on a transformation project and am on multiple hours of calls each day. Most of the time have no idea what’s going on and often space out or go on phone. I know that’s bad but just am drained from all the new lingo. Also I’m supposed to take notes but they’re bad notes bc I’m confused most of the time. Any advice on how to be more engaged and/or take better notes?
Looking at moving to RSM in the UK, what’s the salary banding and benefits for manager level? Thanks
Anyone actually like doing SOX testing? Interviewing for a Financial Reporting Compliance position that's 70% SOX work.
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