How often does your billable time get written off? Does it affect your hours vis-a-vis meeting yearly requirements and bonus? Tips for minimizing write offs and partners who ask you not to bill time?
Does anyone have concerns or info re: travel getting shutdown in/out of the US, Canada, or U to other countries to shoot? Specifically looking at Australia or Canada, open to other suggestions. Trying to bid a job and not sure which directors to consider for our final list as we want go ensure they can be at the shoot. Any info appreciated
My H1B extension is currently in progress and have received an RFE. I am planning to travel outside the country next week and I can’t return till I have my visa stamped. But will leaving...cont....
How many of you don't have an apartment and just alt travel or stay in your client city every weekend? Specifically any EY folks who do this? Wondering how easy it is to live like this on our policies
Does anyone know how to stop credit card companies from sending their offers? I get a stack of the same ones every other week when I'm home and its annoying to keep shredding them every time.
No work travel in the immediate future on current engagement. AA Platinum Pro status going to expire if I don’t get $2,000 EQD’s by year-end. Think I’ll hit ~$1,200-$1,300 with personal travel. Worth spending $700-800 more to retain status by paying for full fare first class on 1-2 of my personal trips?
Just saw a family of four on a flight to ATL, a young couple with a little son and a little girl. The dad was such a real gentleman that his way of interacting with the little son touched my heart so
How do you track your time spent reading and responding to emails? I don’t want to run a timer each time I open outlook, but I feel like I’m losing hours of billable time every day to one-off emails that I would never individually bill for.
Others have experience spending weekends doing alt travel (rather than returning to your home city)? How have you managed, any repercussions in the way you were perceived at your firm?
Has anyone noticed that busy season is changing into a marathon, not a sprint? I’m working close to 60 billable hours/week year round, and 70+ Feb - April. Is this a bigger trend?
Real estate litigation attorney with 5 years experience and want out of law firm life/billable hours but don’t know what job would be a fit for my skills? How do I find this out?
What happens if you don’t hit your billable hours? I am a first-year that had a very slow February and slow start to March. I’ve been reaching out to various teams for work but things seem slow now & I’m worried that I’m not going to hit my 1800 target.
What the most outrageous billable hours you can confirm at your firm? Just learned from a partner that the highest billers at my firm came in at 3600, 3500 and 3200. Seems fishy to me.
Tax work at my law firm is not enough to keep me busy. Maybe I could start doing work in another department to supplement my billable hours. Is anyone here a part timer in another group? I’m thinking investment funds or start ups? Anyone else do this and any advice?
If you have to switch from Delta to American or Southwest as airline of choice, which would you choose?
Clearly a consultant prepared the wording for this error for American Airlines. Can’t even avoid a “please fix” on my personal travel...
Getting rid of my Platinum Delta SkyMiles AMEX. Spoke with Delta - it doesn't help my priority for upgrades unless I spend more than $25k on the card. Only Delta Reserve AMEX helps priority.
Is it just me or the average billable work in infrastructure transactions has blown off steam in the last couple of weeks?
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I had salary discussion from TCS and portal updated as Evaluated but i didn't received salary backup or offer letter. Is it same for everyone?
Just got accepted as a Senior Consultant @ Capgemini Philippines! Is this a lead position? I am a support engineer. Capgemini
Why do companies that clearly desperately need people think that assigning a take home case study that takes 10 hours will help their cause.... I will drop out in a heartbeat lol
Working 2 full time jobs while remote. One makes 75k the other makes 85k. I only plan on using the 85k towards living expenses. What would You do with the other 75k? Go all in on 401k? Save for a house in the next 4 months (already have 35k saved for a down payment)? Diversify between crypto, taxable brokerage, 401k? I’m also debt free.
Does anyone want 2016 APICS CSCP exam materials? Totally free, asking for the shipping cost tho. They haven’t been used, someone gave me their version and I used those to study
Anyone looking for ey referral please ping me
I'm worried that my school district will run out of money to fund my pension. Does anyoe else have similar fears?
I applied for Aws Cloud support Engineer II . I cleared the online assessment and received an email that interview is scheduled on 15th. But I did not receive any call or email for interview. What should I do??
What's the budget of IBM for lateral hiring on band 07b, for 8.1 years experience (java full stack developer)?
My laat working day in TCS is 13 oct but I have asked managers to make it 29 Sep . Can they force me to work ? What if I officially refuse to work after 29 Sep . Can they deduct more salary than buyout can they deduct EL amount ? Can they deny relieve letter. I am ready for buyout but they are not agreeing to it I always thought we can buyout at our will Is there any clause in TCS which says we have to serve full notice period and buyout can be denied by them?
Hey All, I got a call for a Business Product Strategy lead in a FAANG. Any guidance on the profile or on the interview process?
I hate the expression “you’ve got this”. How do you know? Can you see into the future? Maybe the expression should be “It seems like you’ll be successful in your endeavor, but you may not be."
Got an offer with Amazon that requires occasional international travel. What’s the travel and stay policies like, can any Amazonians share? Also does Amazon reimburse mobile bills? Heard they are very petty and expect like by line itemization?
Facing a career decision: do I take the pay raise, or the position that I'm more interested in?
A colleague shared with me the presentation they have prepared for their promotion case. I worked with them on multiple projects during the year and I can clearly see that some of the claims on the deck are wild exaggeration or lies. For example, managed changes in scope for Project X including contract changes. Plot twist: there never was a change of scope for Project X and the contract is exactly the same. How can people be so dishonest? How far can you go before truth catching up?
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