How long after starting a new gig can you request PTO? Started this month but planning a trip in June.
Any tips on managing, avoiding or reducing tolerance besides “use less” or “take time off?”. Taking magnesium daily based on anecdotal evidence it helps.
EY fish, is it ok to take a week long pre planned vacation 2.5 months into the job? I start on Monday and forgot to mention to the recruiter about this.
I see a very faint second line testing on the day of my period.. low key freaking out because in the last week on vacation I have dyed my hair with balayage, eaten sushi, drank a beer or cocktail with dinner every night and had two cups of coffee every morning. Obviously ceasing all of this but have I already caused damage?
Kicking off a week of PTO with moving. Never thought this day would come so early, taking PTO to *adult*
I feel so stuck in my life (28F). I just want to find my person and start building a life together. I feel like I have nothing to look forward to. I just want to create holiday memories with my new family and instead, I’m looking at another season with my dysfunctional as hell family. I know a negative attitude and comparing myself to others isn’t helping me, but I can’t seem to lift myself out of my funk…
What’s the best holiday present you’ve gotten for your parents? Thinking thoughtful and reasonable
Know holiday tipping culture is big in NYC for doormen etc... for those currently with (or who previously had) a front desk at your residence building that handles security/packages/deliveries/etc, how much do/did you give?
That feeling when a well meaning manager keeps ending meetings with “have a happy holiday, and enjoy some time off with your family,” and he is unaware that some of us (a) already celebrated Hanukkah (and don’t really celebrate anyway), (b) are alone and unhappy, (c) kind of have no reason to burn PTO for a non holiday when you’re alone, bored, and have nothing going on in yet another month of a terrible year. It’s like one more set of fingers on a chalk board listening to such pleasantries.
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
Do holiday weekends like Labor Day make job posters / recruiters want to close on a job posting and make a decision beforehand or does that usually have no weight in decision timelines?
I’m a mid level lit associate. Headed out on a vacation tomorrow and feeling guilty leaving my case team behind who are all drowning. I know vacations need to be respected, but is it ok to feel this way?
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?
Is it possible to designate your last day of employment over a holiday? Say Thanksgiving this year (11/26/2021) to take advantage of the holiday benefit and get that paycheck?
When is the right time to buy a second home (primary investment/ secondary vacation home)?
Best holiday cocktail?
Has anyone ever gotten an job offer rescinded for trying to ask for more money or later starting date, more PTO etc...?
I'm in my last trimester with my first child! Was wondering if the mommas of the group share any tips on navigating motherhood, and juggling career and family? What were some of the highlights and challenges?
I don't have a great work set-up in my small apartment (i.e., no desk, no work chair, headphones, mouse, etc.). What are the top 5 wfh "accessories" you'd recommend on a budget? Thanks!
I am an experienced Media Buyer who is thinking of moving to Client side. What transferable skills as a Media Buyer can I highlight that don’t look like the average Joe’s skills? Media is too niche.
Received a job offer at a consulting firm as a data analytics consultant for $20k more than I am making now. I am torn on taking the job offer because my manager told me I was getting promoted at the end of the year to a data analyst. I am not sure what the salary range for a data analyst is at my current job. Should I take the job or wait it out to see what my end of year raise would look like? I really like my job and team so leaving would be tough, but this raise is something to consider.
Ladies what would you do in this situation? I'm torn. Position #1, manager of financial reporting for a private company aspiring to go public through a SPAC, no specific timing for SPAC deal, supposedly director opportunities will open up if company grows, went through rounds of interviews, Company about to make a decision w/n a few days. Position #2 - director of fin. Rep. For a company that already went public via a SPAC, more hours expected than position #1, just building out finance dept
Accenture folks- assuming you all use CWT to book flights.. Any JetBluers know of a way to avoid missing out on the extra JetBlue points you get from booking flights on their website?
I need to revamp my intervention plan for foul language in the classroom. I can’t believe what these middle schoolers are saying and how little admin. does about it.
Why is maternity leave, policy and other women's issues not important as compared to Juneteenth, coed bathrooms, and all the other issues in the media today? Women are half the population and at an average of 2.1 kids per woman, these are major issues. Are we not vocal enough? Organized enough? Not a serious voting demographic? Too grateful things are better in this generation? What is it? Why does 50% of the population matter less compared to these smaller marginal groups?
EY FSO vs Accenture Digital Finance? Anyone have insights on long-term prospects, exits, culture?
Do you ever have parents sitting with their child on one of your zoom classes? Anything weird or awkward ever happen?
Anyone have any insights on Accenture strategy? Market reputation? Work culture? How they play with the rest of Accenture?
How long did it take you all to reach the 6 figure salary? I know it varies depending on where you're located but im curious where you started and where you are now
You would think with the situation now it would be easier to get a fully remote job. I need a new job preferably remote please!
Is staying 2 years after undergrad before leaving really worth it? Received a BizOps offer for a tech company (Google/Microsoft tier) but MBA has always been my dream. Offer is double current comp.
Took over some comps worked by an intern... spreadsheet font is comic sans shit you not 🙄
I'm thinking about getting pregnant just so I can take advantage of maternity leave. Does that make me a terrible person?
Exiting the firm - how much advance do I need tk give a notice? (Want to leave asap) Any exit interview experiences? Already asked but didnt get much replies.
My fiance's job is actively looking to fill an entry level cyber/IT role. This person would ideally have 2-3 years experience in help desk support, PM support, IT, or cyber security. The position would be based in Maryland. DM me if interested.
Hello All, I have a question about Ey Health insurance. My MIL is sick and now admitted in hospital. I had taken second set parental insurance for her. Will they be covering all the hospital expenses. Is there any exclusions. Can someone help me on this Thanks
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