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Signing Bonus Taxation YearI received my FT offer in the fall of 2011 and received half of my signing bonus in January 2012. I started in February 2013 and received the rest of my signing bonus then. My firm did not give me a W2 for 2012 and is saying they are just putting all of my signing bonus in my 2013 W2. From my... 2 years 1 week
Books and resources for learning how to storyboardStoryboarding is consistently identified as one of the core skills necessary for consulting. Can anyone recommend any books or other resources that are helpful in learning how to storyboard more effectively? The books below came up in my search. Resonate - Nancy Duarte ( 2 years 7 months
Resume Review RequestJust to give a little background, I am currently slated to start at a tier 2 consulting firm in February but am interested in spending a few months in California working for a startup in the meantime (just graduated in May). I would appreciate if a few people could look over my resume for general... 2 years 12 months
Resume ReviewHi guys, I would really appreciate if you could look at my resume and offer any suggestions. I plan on applying for summer internships soon and am most interested in Deloitte Consulting. Let me know if you have any questions.Thanks. 3 years 12 months


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Ernest Alexander is another good choice. I would...Ernest Alexander is another good choice. I would not recommend leather under $500 unless you find a good deal. Otherwise the leather and build quality won't be that great and it won't last very long Tumi is good quality, but everyone has one and I just personally hate things with logos. 1 month 2 weeks
It sounds like you've already made up your mind...It sounds like you've already made up your mind about whether you should stay in consulting. Given that you do not, some things to consider: 1. Is this the first offer you've received? 2. How does the offer compare to what else you've received or might expect to receive? 3. Are you passionate... 3 months 6 days
Interesting that you've made progress working...Interesting that you've made progress working towards MBB. Most people say MBB is next to impossible to lateral to after undergrad. And it makes sense - why would an MBB want to invest all the time and money to train someone that's just going to leave for BSchool in 2-3 years anyway? 8 months 1 week
Deloitte does a lot of the same stuff BCG does (e...Deloitte does a lot of the same stuff BCG does (e.g., strategy), but Deloitte also does a ton of undesirable things (e.g., implementations, PMO, everything related to the Affordable Care Act, everything related to Dodd Frank). So, while it's possible to have comparative case/project experiences... 10 months 6 days
You're actually saving the firm money because...You're actually saving the firm money because most gross it up (although it does raise your taxable income, so if you're near a tax bracket threshold that's not good). My firm definitely does not check or care - why would they? 11 months 1 week
Premature, but I will answer in case others view/...Premature, but I will answer in case others view/search this topic It's not so much how to actually use PowerPoint (the technical skill), as that can be learned through a few hours of online videos, and you'll quickly become efficient once on the job. What is more difficult - and more... 1 year 1 month
Citi Forward for 5x points on restaurants and...Citi Forward for 5x points on restaurants and entertainment AMEX Blue Cash Everyday for 3% on groceries, 2% on dept stores, 1% everything else BofA for 3% on gas Discover for 5% rotating categories and ShopDiscover United MileagePlus... mainly for 50,000 miles signup 1 year 8 months
the_stig: Kenny Powers: kobalt: Gym every...[quote=the_stig] Kenny Powers: kobalt: Gym every other day, eat, then generally do non-client work (internal initiatives, learn things, etc.) This leads me to another people actually do internal initiatives? I'm not talking about the people who are trying to gun for... 2 years 1 week
Yes... you are expected to do internal...Yes... you are expected to do internal initiatives. Maybe 5-8 hrs a week. 2 years 2 weeks
Avis is our preferred provider so we have to use...Avis is our preferred provider so we have to use them. Not too impressed... less than half the cars seem to have the ability to use bluetooth/aux input to play your music, which I do not understand since it's 2013. 2 years 2 weeks