How many agencies have implemented an unlimited vacation policy? Moment I find out, I'm bolting...
Just got a lateral offer, and know that conflicts/background check will take a little bit of time, and i’m hoping to take a week or two off in between jobs. My question is: would you take a vacation now or in the next few weeks before giving notice? Already losing motivation haha
Has anyone taken an unplanned vacation before? Asking for weeks off when just two days before you want it.
Hello folks, I am new to fishbowl and recently got an offer from Publicis Sapient for a senior associate. They are offering $136k with unlimited pto benefits. As I am from the industry and haven't heard about this company before, I would like some comments or thoughts about working for this company? How do they invest in their employees (like pay raise, promotions, etc)?
Can someone do something big so we have a holiday sometime between tomorrow and May? I have my faith in y’all.
We offered our nanny the option to stay at home due to the cold weather. She decided to but we never clarified if we were paying her or using a PTO day. Normally we guarantee 40hr pay. Do we pay 4 day
Curious what people’s firm’s vacation policy is? Do you have to jump through a lot of hoops to get it approved or is it more of a “use your judgment” approach?
I’m > 1 year in and am already noticing there is no such thing as PTO because everyone still works during PTO. Is this the same in industry?
Fishes - I am traveling to Singapore for 3 weeks in summer for vacation with family. Two kids 5 and 10. Appreciate recommendations in Singapore and within 4 hours flight radius. Thank you.
I’m taking PTO on Monday to sleep in and get some work done without meetings. I told myself I’d start today (Sunday) to get some of it out of the way and since I’ve woken up this AM, I’ve cooked myself food and binge watched movies for 7 hours. I just feel like doing nothing
How much work do I have to send to get the dope holiday boxes from CT? The paralegal and other junior each got one and I'm super jealous.
Do production companies still give out holiday gifts to agency people? Did you get anything good this year?
Any tips on being in control of your life? Right now work dictates my life. Can't even plan a vacation months out without knowing what project I'm on..
What’s my responsibility for checking emails while I’m on vacation? I have great producer coverage for all my projects while I’m gone but I’ve never gone complete radio silence for an entire week.
Thinking of vacation plans with family, thinking of stop-over before we go to see extended family - Dubai or Singapore ?, what is recommended best with family and kids ?
At what age were your kids able to sleep alone in an unfamiliar place (e.g., room in vacation home)? Last time we traveled with our two and three year olds we found my husband needed to share the room with them and then they were happy and slept… but it meant he had to go to bed at like 8/830 pm which kind of sucks. They are now 4 and 2.5… should they be able to go to sleep in the room together without him there? Are they old enough to understand and cooperate?
Hello🐠. I live on the East Coast and would like to visit Alaska but can't really take a full week of vacation. Would 3-4 days be enough for a first trip and which city would you advise I go to first?
You can tell what months I went on vacation. Struggle is real the last few months.... need to go vacation again soon and be more active and healthy.
Does anyone from Alvarez and Marsal have any TC info for first year analysts as well as analyst salary progression? Curious about what base and bonus have looked like in the past, specifically for the healthcare group (HIG). Also interested in seeing what comp for other A&M groups look like for analysts.
Chase is about to end the Sapphire Reserve 100,000 points sign up bonus. I just signed for it and planning to downgrade my Marriott rewards card.
Why do ppl advise against including a job on your resume if you were only there 6mos or less? That would mean you’d have to lie about how long you were at the place before that or lie about what you’ve done during the time in between. Why not just say it didn’t work out because of XYZ? Why does the employee have to take the hit b/c an employer lied during the interview process. Or it just ended up not being a great fit. Doesn’t make the employee a flake. Am I missing something?
If all your interviewers use the phrase “if you’re the ideal candidate for this role” as they interviewed you, does that mean you’re going to get the job?
How much do Diversity and Inclusion Directors make in big law? What about other management positions in "big law"? Thoughts on switching to something in management from associate/partner? Has anyone made this move? Any insight appreciated!
I have an amazon interview tomorrow and with each passing second I get more and more nervous. Pls help
New to Atlanta. Best parking lots at ATL? Need it for 2 days and looking for an easy in-out from the north terminal
Can anyone please provide info regarding which healthcare(a pharmaceutical company) infra project is there in gg v cyber city location?
Today I got a promotion/ raise. Not your typical confession, I know, but I moved to this city a year ago and still have no friends/family doesn’t care. No one to tell, but for once I’m proud of myself
Are HH layoffs this week?
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What’s is the target % bonus range at the Consultant/Senior Associate level level at Big4 and ACN?
I made it to Hiring Committee!!!! One step closer to a dream decades in the making. I appreciate any and all positive thoughts directed my way, fish! 😭😭😭
My dear consultants, how do you transcribe external interviews? Which safe tools to use?
Thinking about moving to a big city with the following preferences. I am thinking about Dallas, philly, or Chicago. What’s your experience living in those cities? Is there any other city I am missing? 1. Growing economy and population 2. Great food scene and things to do as a young professional 3. Relative LCOL can’t afford housing in NY, SoCal, etc. 4. Diversity of culture especially a bigger Chinese presence
Does this happen to anyone else: whenever you think that a matter that you hated has gone away it comes back? Like literally a matter I hate came back the NEXT day after I thought to myself “dang glad that matter is over” and after months of radio silence.
Parental leave policies. The best and the worst in adland? Please respond with your agency policy. Include policy for fathers and adoptive parents too.
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