My wife is asked to take unpaid time off for an indefinite amount of time vs. being officially furloughed. Is this disadvantageous to her since she can’t get unemployment benefits?
Is this where we talk about how to low key dance to your favorite song at the holiday party but not be THE dancing negro? Lifelong problem.
After you have given notice in California, do you still accrue PTO for the time between when you gave notice and when you depart the law firm?
Any US employees have a house in an EU country where you spend a portion of your time? Looking to buy a vacation home in Spain and spend bench time/weekends there. How do you make it work?
Vacation ideas? Keep in mind I'm poor
Going on vacation to Europe. Looking for comfortable shoes that won’t hurt from walking all day, don’t look ugly (with nice dresses/clothes), and can perhaps even be considered for wearing to nice places (eg dinner, bars). Probably asking for a lot here but please let me know suggestions! Don’t want to take 4 pairs of shoes for a one week trip 🙂
Getting back from a two week 'vacation' exhausted and just as much in need of a break as I was before I left... FML
What percentage of your day are y’all productively working? Lately I’ve been super distracted on my phone, personal email, holiday plans, posting about all the above on fishbowl, and I’m trying to figure out if it’s just me.
I have PTO scheduled over Memorial Day but I am planning to put my two weeks this week. Should I tack on the additional days to cover the PTO time? Not sure how to handle the awkward timing
Is it weird/rude to do work during a 2 hour hair appointment (instead of taking the PTO)?
I haven’t taken any vacation (other than one day here and there) all year. I’m taking two weeks off at the end of November and just told a partner and he was shocked (presumably at the length). Is this a faux pas?
Ladies, how do you wind down in your vacation if you have no travel plans? Need some tips
Quick question ya’ll: How much accrued PTO is normal? Is “up to 5 days accrued PTO” bad?
If you have 200 hours of PTO can you take 1 hour a day and end your day earlier for the rest of the year?
Hey all! How is your firm handling travel? Is it voluntary or they start shifting towards a “no choice” to decide model? Is there any incentive from the firms to start traveling? Financial, PTO?
Can someone please explain why in store grocery shopping is considered safe? I still feel like that’s covid central.
I’m a 2017 associate in NYC biglaw. I logged approx. 2300 billable hours in 2019. Is that light, normal or heavy in the biglaw market for RE associates at my level? Thanks in advance for thoughts.
Any good suggestions for growth strat books/trainings? New role and need to get a crash course on penetration rates, market sizing, and the like.
Advanced analytics manager position comp range at PWC? I’m at $120k base rn as a C at Accenture
To the folks that don’t want to get the vaccine, what is your reason? This seems like a strange hill to die on considering people losing their livelihood over this
About to interview for a technology strategy senior consultant role at Deloitte but I have never done a case before. Any tips? Anything to read up on? Will the case be technical in nature or more generic? Thank you!
Financial Advisor comp question - what does your incentive comp structure look like for net new business vs growth of existing business?
What is an average fixed compensation for L9 at Accenture. Please reply as i have a salary discussion in a day or 2.
Have you noticed a very peculiar smell in the tunnel connecting concourse B and C in ORD? What is it? Wanna read your guesses. Mine is old hotdog water and onion 🤷♂️
Hi Accenture fish. What’s the average bonus % for con level? How about max possible bonus % for that level ?
Has anyone tried using a QR code for classroom sign out? Has it worked for you or just become a pain?
Any recs for office chair within $100 range? Asking for a baby sister who’s a broke college student. Doesnt have to b fancy/super fancy but something that r of decent quality… i know its a stretch to ask for this budget🤣
I am a full stack developer (java) with AWS Certification. I want to switch company. Can anyone please refer me?
@KPMG Sales Incentive compensation practice? I had a recruiter reach out. I wasn’t even aware @kpmg had this practice. Anyone have any experience or insight into this group? ￼
Would you accept capping billable hours at 40/week in exchange for being able to work while completely remote?
I'm kind of sick of every small thing becoming a feedback discussion. I don't think my manager is remotely motivating or helpful, especially when the mistakes are theirs as well.
Hi Fishes, any idea hows the work life balance at HSBC GBS Bangalore and what's the % year end performance bonus. Also will be great if one can tell whats the year on year hike for an average performer? Thanks!!
With the Chase Sapphire card now offering 5x points booked through their portal, is it worth it to book all travel through them? Or is it better to have flexibility with the airlines and 2x points when booked directly?
Major crush. She is brilliant: intelligent, insightful, confident, kind, a champion of diversity, funny. But, id never overstep our workplace boundaries by extending an invite to drinks. Sighhh.
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