Does anyone have any experience with the relocation clawback provision recently? I took the payout option and have been preparing to move, but just found out I was approved for permanent remote work. I am grateful for the option, but still plan on eventually moving to the Bay area and if given the choice not until after a year or more. For employees who eventually did not end up moving within the year (but were still with Google) did the clawback provision still get exercised?
That nice feeling when you work remote this week and u know u won’t have to get up at 3am on Monday morning ! So much sleep to be had. Good night all
Just saw a social media post by a CCCO that makes it sound like he’s suffering through this new WFH routine. Jesus. Get some perspective. And what is so tough about WFH? So old fashioned.
Has anyone done a fun virtual happy hour with their teams during WFH? (Wine tasting, cocktail making, painting, games, etc.). I’m looking for recommendations along those lines! Please mention if they went well/poorly, any feedback, and what Company your team used for the event. Thanks 😀
Why has the Deloitte USI leadership not mandatorily extended WFH policy further for few months ? There is no clear cut instructions and the onus of coming to office has been left to team leaders who themselves are unsure of what decisions to make. Providing an optional work from office at this time when omicron is spreading rapidly just creates lot of ambiguity among people as to what is expected
I’ve have had a mix of Chase Sapphire, Marriott and Amex cards for a while - since I traveled for work. Now moving to a remote role- focusing on 2 nice international family trips a year. Is it worth moving everything to an airline miles card - getting more bang for your buck with business class upgrades? Or how should I think about my CC strategy?
In the process with ZS but not sure if I want to stay in consulting. However I’ve heard people are pretty happy there. Feeling really isolated in current position as I’m remote. Don’t want to (contd)
Memorial Day is significant for many reasons. How are you planning to celebrate the first three-day weekend since WFH-life began in March? Have a great weekend, and stay healthy and safe! 🇺🇸 😎
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What does inclusion look like from a WFH standpoint? And what should team leaders be considerate of for their teams driven by increased video calls (e.g., lighting needs for dark-skinned people or
Current employer (not ProtonMail) pushed relocation deadline to NYC to end of Feb (from end of Jan initially). Working remote for the time being. Given how things are in the city rn (omicron, winter, lack of housing inventory), would it be better to try shooting for late Feb move instead of sticking with original plan of end of Jan move?
I am looking for a part time wfh job for Mon Tue and Wed. kindly give ur suggestions !!!
Does anyone organise one-on-one virtual catch ups within your team? Would males to be weirded out if a female associate reached out just for a catch up...? 🥴 I started the job few weeks ago (WFH) so I never really had a chance to make friends within my team. Being extroverted, I feel odd not having coworkers just to comfortably chat to at work. My only work friend is the only other girl in the team.
Will remote work negatively impact partnership prospects for associates in a few years? What’s the best way to get your name out there remotely?
Hello Fishes, Can you please assist me to refer to your organization for any immediate open position into Network Security domain? My LWD with current organization is Feb 5,2022 and can join latest by Feb 7,2022. Preferred location would be Delhi/NCR or any location if remote work flexibility is there. I have 10+ years of experience working with firewalls (Palo Alto, Cisco ASA, Fortigate etc), F5 load balancer (LTM, DNS, APM, ASM) and proxy solutions (Zscaler, Bluecoat).
We are currently building the plan for the hybrid model we will follow mid October. (No specific date yet.) We have committed to an A/B model with groups attending MT and Th/F in person, working remotely the other three days. If you have an AB model do you deliver the same content to your students each day, regardless of them being remote or in person? Or is the lesson cycle one that begins on the first day you teach in person for each group? This second model seems complicated.
Are we allowed to expense office items during required work from home ? Specifically thinking about a 3 in 1 printer.
I got the WFH stipend from KPMG a month after I left.. Is this a technical mistake or something??
My professional life at the moment is far from ideal. I’ve been on quarantine (long story, but a good one) for the last seven years. Royalties from my books don’t pay the bills. My entrepreneurial pursuits remain hampered. For the interim, I’ve been looking for a remote opportunity where I can leverage my skills in marketing, sales, social media, and elsewhere for a decent sum. I have a social media presence which, in recent years, reached millions. There has to be something exciting I can do.
Hi Strategy 🐟! Does rejecting an MBB offer hurt chances of future employment? I have 3YOE and working as a Software Engineer. Decided to pick a tech company over McKinsey but my future plan is to do MBA after 2 years with 5 YOE and then join MBB.
I recently had an initial screening for an industry role and was interviewed by an SVP. I didn’t have an email ID to send a thank you note so I sent an Inmail message on LinkedIn
Anyone else had to deal with construction next door? I get the daily jackhammers while trying to work from home and not using our backyard due to noise/dust. But every time they infringe on our property, the response is hostile. Broke our front fence from pulling on it, stand on our back fence until it shakes, and today dropped something on our roof. Each time they act offended when asked about it. 3x had drug addicts using on the site since it’s left unsecured, and they still won’t secure it.
Is 110-120k a reasonable TC range to request during hiring for a B4 Senior Consultant with 3YOE total?
I am torn between moving to a product director role (unicorn fintech) vs continuing my current role (principal at a M&A strategy boutique, can make partner in 1-2 years) vs moving to corporate development roles (no offers yet). I have 16 years of experience, recent 4 yrs of which in M&A commercial due diligences. I see all three as attractive options, but is it a good pursuit to take a product director role at a recently turned fintech unicorn vs the other options?
Slalom Consulting need some help. I have an upcoming meeting with the people manager for a non-tech (but niche skillset) C role next week. I have 4YOE total but no C experience. My background is in marketing and my current role is Audience Lead. Any advice on what to expect/prep for the meeting, comp range, culture, etc. here would be very welcome!
Hello Ladies, so I am seeing someone like we have met for a couple of days and now we are in different time zones. I am trying to talk and have communication but he only speak when he is free. Also, he always keeps on saying that he has a lot of work (MBB) which I get it, but should you proactively try and take out time to have communication especially when you are in different time zones.
What are your thoughts on BAML's reputation?
Thoughts on accepting an offer knowing the possibility that you might decline their offer during the background check process? Is this ok? I have an offer, but im only given a few days to decide, but I am interviewing for another 2 companies that are a bit slow and I might get an offer from 1 or both of them before the end of this month. The 2 slower companies are my preference over the 1 that I have an offer for. Thoughts on how to navigate this?
Anyone else feel like they have golden handcuffs? At 7 YOE, I just don't see any other roles that offer over 350k TC for business roles. I'm really grateful for my current role, team and comp, so definitely not a compliant, but feels like I'll be here forever.
Decided to actual invest in tech and furniture to make WFH be more pleasant. What are your must haves for a good home office set up? I’m thinking of buying a larger monitor and a better camera. Anything else you guys love?
Anyone have an insight on salary for Monitoring & Testing Program Manager role at Facebook? I have an initial call with recruiter.
A friend who was on H1B did a CoS to B2 to deal with her divorce and health. She’s done and ready to get back to work. If she gets a company willing to transfer her H1B, will she need to leave the country to get the H1B stamp? If the stamp isn’t possible with the latest EO, will she be able to work with just the transferred H1B? Anyone with experience with CoS from B2 to H1B?
Anyone else still waiting to hear back on H1B this year after getting picked in the lottery? No approval/denial/RFE yet
My mental health has been rapidly declining over the last couple weeks to where I end up crying every day. I need to talk to someone at work, but am scared to do so. 😪
So, I’ve recoded a few of my Zoom meetings. On days when I just need me time and I have freetime during the work week. I close my office door, play the pre-recorded meetings, turn up my speakers, and just open a book because everyone at home knows not to disturb me when I’m in a meeting.
How do you guys have fun on Solo travel? SO can't get time off from work and I still want to explore. Gadventures looked interesting - anyone done it before?
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