Deloitte moms, I need your guidance. For some reason, someone (not sure which team) has marked my maternity leave (LOA) starting next week on DTE and I can’t update it to show PTO. I have repeatedly told the Leaves team and MetLife that I’m not starting LOA until the baby comes (due date 10/31, no baby yet). Whom do I contact to fix the DTE issue? If this happened to you, what did you do?
Can anyone recommend any trainings or certifications to up my game? I am a project manager and feeling lost after joining back from maternity leave. It’s been 8 months now
Just found out my mother is dying from cancer and does not have much longer to live. I took a week of PTO to help my dad. I can’t afford to take leave and my family thinks I should continue working. Has anyone gone through the same? How did it impact you? I told my team and they’re supportive, but I’m at a loss about how this will impact me professionally.
I’m a parent pushing 40 and the most joy I get out of my days is sitting up past my bed time at night playing iPhone games as the weed gummies kick in.
Baby is 4 weeks old, is up every 1.5 hour and Eats every two hours. With feeding , burping, rocking back to sleep and then pumping cleaning bottles etc. I barely get an hour sleep at night..
At EY , do you have to be there for a year before you can take the 16 weeks of parental leave or is it an immediate benefit?
When you see “note: Public Sector staff are not eligible for these new benefits” at the bottom of the new parental leave policy email
Can you please share the age of your kid(s) and how much you’ve accumulated in their 529s to date?
Hello! A senior associate that I work for is expecting and she will be going on parental leave soon. She has been a great mentor to me and so I wanted to get/send her a gift congratulating her on the new baby once she goes on her leave. Any ideas for a gift? (We aren’t incredibly close so it doesn’t seem as easy as shopping for a friend/family member who just had a baby, if that makes sense) TIA!
Shoe recommendations for work when pregnant?
Do you pass the rat race onto your child? Do you feel like you have to grind to get your child the best resources, schools, etc?
Gonna get baby's heartbeat tattooed
For those in relationships (not married), so you spend Mother’s Day with your SO’s mom? Does your SO spend the day with you and your mom? Is your mom inclusive?
What is a parental leave? How is it different from maternity/paternity? How does Deloitte define parental leave?
Any fish here dealt with a lonely/toxic parent? I recently came to the realization that my mom is toxic (think guilt-tripping, saying mother-child bond is sacred, making comparisons, etc.) and has become very dependent of me, and as much as I want to be there I can only do so much since I have a family myself. She refuses to move to a nursing/retirement home, look for companionship, and seek professional help for tasks she needs done such as car maintenance, insurance inquiries, etc. (Cont’d)
Has anyone starting trying to get pregnant after starting at a new firm or did you wait at least a year ?
Ok y’all - just found out I am pregnant (~8 wks) which explains the nausea and exhaustion. How did y’all make it through meetings? Especially limiting caffeine intake. Dying over here!
Anyone watching Indian Matchmaking? Aparna and her mother have to be the worst, right? She thinks she's a godsend and quite frankly she looks like a potato, is ignorant, doesn't sound nearly as intelligent as she professes to be, and is even more negative than I am! That's gotta say something.
Parent 🐠 How much do pay teenager babysitters (capable of driving) for the summer. It’s for 2 kids, age 7 and 9.
I am still learning and my sr manager is really making me feel stupid. And maybe its just my firms culture but I am on a new engagement and have no senior above me to guide me, the work stream is just me and my senior manager. She had asked me a question about the engagement as to why we are doing something and she got mad because this was the second time she was telling me. I know she is really upset with me but this is all new and I have no one to go to for regular questions. I feel so dumb
EY folks, do we still get reimbursement for Turbotax ? Or do we have to use now the EY TAX Chat app for taxes?
Fish fam. Can you share tips to manage the pre-interview anxieties? After you have prepped and prepared what are some tips to go in energetic, positive, adaptable and release control over the outcome?
What is the usual salary bump when you move from associate to Senior associate in KPMG (%, etc.)
Selling a new ergonomic chair for $125 off! We just purchased this from Amazon but no longer need it. Original price was $350 and we’re selling it for $225. It’s disassembled, plastic wrapped, and in a moving box for easy pick up. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07Y8BXBX8/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_glt_fabc_N8GR41SGP5G191N5BHNS?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1
I have just under 1 YOE (Deloitte) and applied to the Business Analyst role at McK. Would they consider my application at all? I have an EM referral and applied to roles outside US
Exit opportunities from SALT - partnership focus? Starting to get worried that the opportunities are too slim and debating leaving for a federal position (even if at a lower title) to gain experience. Anyone have experience with this? I feel like my only options right now are the same jobs just at different cpa firms.
How long do you wait before you hear back from a job opportunity? 2 interviews completed and they liked me a lot, they said they’d be in touch but it’s been about a week.
Thoughts on working remote 75% as an analyst?
Interviewing with Splunk. Anyone have insight into the company culture and whether this is a good exit opp with just under 3 years of experience?
OW 🐠, how is the culture? Do you travel a lot? Is it common to work on strategy projects or is it more likely to be staffed on implementation?
Lady 🐠, every time I see one of these lists publish I always puke. For the most part I don't see our most talented and creative being highlighted... I only see the most politically motivated http://www.adweek.com/brand-marketing/37-women-who-are-disrupting-the-status-quo-and-championing-gender-diversity-in-advertising-and-tech/
Couldn't find the answer on Google. Is there an Emirates equivalent of SWU/RPU? If so, anyone selling one?
Has anyone left Big 4 Audit tech for Accenture tech and want to share their experience? Trying to decide if I should make the move
Has anyone gone so far as to splurge on a tier 1 office chair like the Steelcase Gesture? If so, your honest feedback/review would be appreciated. My logic is if I spend so much of my typical work week sitting on a chair, why not go the extra mile and make it something comfortable and good for posture. Also, the cheaper chairs seem always to wear down faster than anticipated.
Ok…I’m curious. I pretty much have to beg, barter and steal to get supplies for my classroom. Do teachers in states with legal cannabis have this problem? It’s my understanding that sales tax from its purchase goes to schools, or is that all smoke and mirrors…No pun intended. 😉
Have an offer from McCann Health - let’s hear it - the good, the bad, the ugly ...need help deciding
How are gaming chairs different from ergonomic office chairs? Something like this, anyone have experience?
Hi folks.. just wanted to know the levels of promotion and progression in ey gds wfa. I joined as senior consultant. How will my advancements to next level would look like. Also, how about the hikes...??
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