How many days of PTO do y’all typically take while staffed and how do you socialise it? Feels like I will be letting my team down if I take time off, especially if its more than 1 Friday, since there will be no one to take over my workstreams and ensure they are completed on time. Other members are working as hard if not more and adding my shit on top of that feels cruel. We’re on a long term project so no opportunity to be on the beach soon (thats a good thing I know). Pls help.
Does anyone have to work tomorrow (not given Friday off for the holiday? Or is their company giving Monday off instead? Or no holiday at all?
Getting ready to come back to work after a week of vacation. Definitely feeling imposter syndrome and that I’m not smart enough to come back to Int’l tax. Anyone else ever feel this way about their jobs?
Landed a new job!! Couldn’t be more excited! I have two questions though— 1) how would you go about quitting your current job when in the middle of a two week holiday break? 2) I would like to negotiate for $5k-$10k more. Any tips from anyone who has done so successfully
Is this where we talk about how to low key dance to your favorite song at the holiday party but not be THE dancing negro? Lifelong problem.
What firms have unlimited PTO?
Drove through downtown Santa Barbara last night. Restaurants were doing indoor dining and there were lots of crowds with no masks. What are you all seeing this holiday weekend?
Is it weird/rude to do work during a 2 hour hair appointment (instead of taking the PTO)?
Anyone interested in joining on a trip to Morocco and Egypt this december holiday break ?
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?
Has anyone here filed for leave of absence? What was the process and what did you have to submit on medical grounds? Without going into the details, I’m unwell and leadership isn’t sympathetic or budging on taking time off.
Looking for ideas for a solo vacation. 30 year old guy. Somewhere warm/beaches/relaxing. 4 day trip to unplug.
I just wanna talk about my PTO 😭😭
FCB just gave unlimited PTO?
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?
I’m 30, with no kids, currently paying $540/mo for a whole life insurance policy through my advisor (family friend, mind you) at NWM. No debt, investing 2k a month into other more traditional investments (e.g., 401k, ira). I care less about the death benefit but I’ve been repeatedly reminded about the guaranteed RoR associated with the cash value - does this investment vehicle make sense to continuing with? TIA!
Applying for NYU One Year Tech MBA for May 2021 start. I’m currently making 120k. I can probably hit 200k in 5 years but I’m also 34. Is it worth it to get my MBA and pay 140k to work at MBB or FAANG?
I assume everyone is back to office 5 days a week or more,m. How is everyone taking their interviews? (Sick day, doctors appointment?)
Now that the Uber Card is changing it’s terms for the worst. Any recommendations on a new credit card? Would prefer no annual fee, but needs good return on restaurants, travel, etc. or a combo?
Salary check; going into S2 year, CPA, MCOL city, IT audit @ 95k. Is this low?? High?? Still haven’t gotten word on my bonus for the year.
EY vs Deloitte for cyber risk consulting? Asking for a student about to graduate from my alma mater who is choosing between the two. Any difference in the culture, work-life balance, opportunities?
Any immigration attorneys have advice for a marriage based green card interview? My interview for my wife is coming up and I’m just trying to see if there’s anything we should be mindful of.
I am from public acctg and a Senior for 5 years. I’ve had this conversation on my promotion to Manager and was told I need another year. I feel demotivated and getting frustrated that they do not see me as someone who can be a Manager.
Can anyone provide insight to working at Holland and Hart? Also, when do parental leave benefits kick in? Is there a waiting period? Do they negotiate lateral bonuses for losing out on present firm end of year bonus? TIA.
Does anyone live on Forsyth Street in the LES? I’m thinking of taking an apartment around there but with the construction project I worry about noise, and have seen articles about tons of crime on that street due to the fencing blocking off visibility.
Is the grass always greener. I’m super happy in my current job. I like my coworkers, I get to do the projects that I want, and I have an all around good support network. I have also built my reputation up enough to the point where I have a lot of flexibility and can control how I work. But sometimes it bothers me knowing that I could leave and get a significant raise. Reading fishbowl it seems like everyone chases money regardless of how happy they are currently
Need advice on whether or not to use an MBA consultant. Any opinions / thoughts appreciated! Situation: just turned down a promotion and quit my job because it doesn’t align with my career goals and was becoming a waste of time. Planning on spending the next 10 weeks studying for GMAT and applying for new jobs/volunteering, then applying R2 for 2021. I have a 3.9 GPA in a non-traditional major (French lit) from a “fake Ivy.” Only M7s I’m interested in are Kellogg and Sloan. (Cont.)
What the does your day normally look like? Is there more to it than taking client calls/meetings?
Got an invite to interview for Sr. Prog Mgr at Microsoft. Are there any on-site interviews or is it all virtual? And how many rounds of interview?
audit metro manager salary at kpmg? NYC
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
Help. Feel like since covid the work is extremely transactional, I’m bored, and all of my coworkers are leaving.
Used to do financial analysis/special project work at a bank but switched to management consulting so I could work on interesting projects. However, now I’m doing project/program management work with nothing finance-related in sight…. Looking to exit into a finance/ops/strategy role, anyone make that move recently?
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