Roll off pushed out for another 6 weeks. Guess my MD saw his own shadow while leaving the bathroom.
Anyone else at a shop that makes PTO for creatives a total rat race? Only 9 creatives per day.
Only 1.5 years out of college and already feel burnt out. Want to go have adventures while I'm still young but feel like if I leave to take time off I'm giving up my chance to progress and get (cont.)
Let’s say youre going on an annual/semi-annual international vacation trip. What is your average budget including all expenses for one person / traveling solo? For 2 weeks. I usually budget $3k.
VC guy in SF running one of their portfolio companies reached out. I straight up said I’m looking for a job. I’ve now got a meeting with him bolted on to my upcoming holiday to the US. How to nail it?
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
Proposal touch point near EOD. I will be PTO tomorrow and unavailable most of the evening. Does it make sense to still attend or should I just decline the invite? I’m kind of nervous saying that I’ll be unavailable for action items. First proposal so sorry for the newb question.
The holiday emails are ....
Do you guys prefer to take breaks while staffed on an active study or wait until the study closes and schedule vacation for a week or whatever term between studies?
Office is dead. Everyone is on vacation.
What’s the longest amount of time you’ve spent on the bench? And what did you do during the time? First time on the bench after 3 years here
I’m miserable at my job but want to wait it out until I take an upcoming vacation in July. Is it stupid that I’m not looking for jobs when I’m completely bored, uninspiring and irritated everyday?
EY Bench / Let go policy How much duration an employee usually spends on the bench/ or the longest duration for which EY allows you to stay on the bench before letting you go? Does it fire?
Sometimes I volunteer to go on business trips I don't need to go on because that hour or two by myself in the hotel room is the only actual vacation I ever get.
If it’s hard to find projects in summer cause it’s slow, and Nov-Jan cause it’s slow, then am I supposed to spend half the year on the freaking bench!?
Is it a negative to get rolled off your first study about halfway into a 4 month engagement, due to not having the necessary skill set for the next phase?
People on the “bench” - how does that work? What do you do all day? Do you still get paid? Trying to understand this
Looking to hire a full-time junior designer in Chicago. Multinational agency, cool clients, all the benefits and unlimited PTO. Message me with q’s and for more info.
Anyone on that CFE grind?
Any Slalom fish to help out on referral? Looking for west coast based. PDX or Seattle. Thank you folks
How do you think we should help and encourage non union workers even the ones not in education?
As a high performing Tax Senior 2 in financial services, at what % pay raise would you consider switching to industry? I’m asking this cause I don’t even feel comfortable negotiating for this much salary (current + 15%) since there will be so much to learn at the new job. But maybe just impostor syndrome?
Hi fishes, I have given the pre-hire survey of Deloitte. I am a automation test analyst at TCS with 4 years of experience in automation and functional testing in various domain. I have 1.5 yrs of experience in selenium, 1 yrs of experience in SQL and 1 .5 years of experience in UFT. Can anyone please suggest the general questions they ask to testers? What is the level of difficulty? Do they ask java questions as well?
Who else has a new year resolution to find a new job? And is that new job an exit from consulting, or finding a better job within consulting?
Imagine if George Washington had focused on defending the Union Jack 🇬🇧 and protecting statues of King George III instead of, you know, leading a revolution to make things better for the people...
How does working in an internal audit role at a company differ from working in one at an accounting or consulting firm?
Working in Tokyo and the only American/consultant. Unlimited expense account. Consulting lottery?
What’s non equity partnership like years 1-5? Specifically, how much does your compensation increase and how do you make your way towards equity partner? Question coming from curious v50 mid level doing finance / corp. work in v busy sector likely to continue for next couple decades. 1st gen. American / 1st in fam to go to law school, would appreciate thoughts since total compensation and lifestyle at private companies w stock etc seems appealing. Obv this has been asked / debated before :)
Looking to exit to a tech company - has anyone ever approached a DEI person at the company you are applying to on LinkedIn? Is this something worth pursuing or should I just apply directly?
Has anyone had an experience where they switched big 4 and ended up being such a good decision? Trying to get some light
What are big firms like MBB / Big 4 doing to keep employees (especially junior level) engaged and motivated during COVID? In your opinion, is it working?
Seeing Mckinsey winning alot of COVID related work, makes me wonder which pandemic has Mckinsey had the biggest net impact on, Covid or Opiod crisis?
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