Hey Bain folks - in touch with a recruiter and considering applying to an open role. Anyone open to chat on their experience as an AC/SAC?
Question for folks. I was recently contacted by Pegasystems with an offer for a 30% salary increase and stock options. Is it worth consideration. Any comparative insight on salary increase per firm?
Can you get points and Platinum benefits for your stay if you get a Marriott using Hotwire?
How are the hikes and bonus to Deloitte USI S&O compared to Deloitte Cloud practice (Oracle, SAP)? Are they same for all the capabilities? I heard S&O is one of best capability within Deloitte USI. That's the reason behind this question.
Spouse just quit and not working and trying to figure out what to do with 401k. What are best options?
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
Should I do a Roth or traditional 401k if I hope to stop working around 45-50? Planning to max it out no matter what but torn between the two.
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
Today I got a call for a position at TechMahindra. The lady asked me to provide my passport number over mail, saying that TechM requires a passport available with the candidate. While I do understand the passport requirement, what I fail to understand is why do they need it over mail? Generally, after all rounds we upload passport in the official portals. Does anybody have the same experience with TechMahindra?
I really want to take a few months off between jobs once I land my exit just for mental health / dealing with burnout. Has anyone tried to set a start date 3-4 months out from final offer and any tips to share? Specifically, this would be for big tech.
Just started a new job - consulting so no benefits and no 401k for 6months. I can only put $6k in traditional IRA. I have already contributed about $8500 in 401k at previous job. So what are my options for tax savings this year?
Anyone else tired of the assumption that because you’re a partner you have to think a certain way and believe certain things. I’m talking about wokeness, work from home, and the recent ever constant pushing of the needle to the left or risk getting “cancelled”. I’m fairly liberal politically so for me to be saying this I think may say something for the current climate. I should be able to hold and express my own opinions without being quashed because I’m not “woke” enough.
SAP's Energy and Natural Resources group is hiring. So if you're chemicals or oil and gas consultant and located in the US, let me know and I can provide referral.
What does a background check look into? Past work history, criminals record? Would a DUI come up for a Consulting/ sales role? Does it matter? Asking for a friend (really!)
Which dual monitors are good to use for work from home for consulting within $400 budget? Deloitte
Question: I withdrew from my 401K during COVID in Nov 2020 because I really needed the money. The penalty was waived bc of Covid. Does anyone know if I can put that money back into my account?
Hi fishbowl fam, Kindly help with a career decision/move, I have 1.5 years of IT experience as a network engineer and another 1 as a financial operations analyst. What jobs shall I look for ? I'm more inclined to the operations side as this is my current designation, but in that case would my previous IT experience gets nullified ? Also I would be immensely grateful if someone lends me a helping hand with a referral at their organsiation, pertaining to my expertise.
New Manager milestone bonus being phased out... Just had crt review and the partners wasn’t sure they were doing this still. Anybody else get this feedback?
Any insight into Cooley Santa Monica corporate/EGVC practice? A friend that works there said they’re hiring and I’m interested but want more info on culture/hours/work. For context, I’d be coming from a V10 firm with a terrible culture.
Anyone has visibility on compensation for L1 (manager afaik) level at Facebook? Initial range from recruiter is well below my current base (29k) but says there’s room to negotiate RSU’s. Pardon the dumb question but how do I calculate how much in RSU to make it worth the cut in base pay?
I am in a situation where my group is about to be laid off. I have not interviewed for 8 years and never in the US. I consider myself extremely talented in the tech field and have contributed to many well used libraries and frameworks but I can’t even get an interview anywhere I apply. Are there any resources to get feedback on what I’m doing wrong?
My intern was assigned the role of “strategist” on an intern-project and they asked me “Wait, so I just have think about stuff, I don’t actually have to DO anything??”
This is by far the worst hotel ever. How many points you ask? They don't even have points! Air conditioning, no? Noise, yes? Can I call reception? No, would need a phone for that (if you ask me what I
Who else is too burned out to even apply to other jobs? And for those of you who managed to apply and interview successfully while working - how did you do it? Any concrete, tactical advise would be very much appreciated.
My I-140 and I-485 are finally filed today 🐠s!!! Just wanna celebrate this milestone before hopefully getting that green card sooner than later... 🤞🏼
Anybody know of any sexy deck ;) examples I can find online? Working on a side project and my firm’s templates are hideous
If you are not married or without your own family, would you move back with your parents if you have been laid off? Or would you dip into savings / unemployment to keep the lights on?
If you get fired due to performance issues can you still file for unemployment? If so, will you get enough money for rent and food?
Anyone willing to provide their thoughts on MBA school targeting for the following Fall application cycle? Feel like I’m competitive at most schools just outside the M7 range but would appreciate insights on what to be looking for/how to bolster an application/experiences you’ve had. Thanks all
Is 95k annual salary enough to live comfortably in Denver? Single no kids no pets. Only debt is car payment.
Meeting my SO’s mother and grandma for the first time (they live across the country so we’re traveling there just for this). I want to get them a little gift, any ideas? We’re flying there so I haven’t been able to come up with anything that would fit my carryon.
Can anyone please refer or connect me to a recruiter. 1yr experience as a business consultant (contract ) MBA, MSC. Looking for Business Analyst or consulting roles.
Two-thirds of women say they’ve been bullied by another woman at work. What’s your take on it? I’m pretty sure that we’re equal with men on that one. Should bullying be assigned a gender?
Really getting smacked with LinkedIn “so proud to announce..” posts this morning. Do you get extra points or something if you parlay your achievements into one post and also post a logo of each brand name?
For all the talk abt how fucked us Millennials are, we are saving twice as much as baby #boomers & they could be on track to retire richer than their parents.
If you got fired, would you care?
Wanting to take a poll on London 🐟 age, yoe, salary (base/bonus), current company as a comparison across companies. Curious to see the results
Good Marriott hotel in Vegas for Christmas time? Platinum elite member hoping for upgrades.
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