Anyone done a Great Lake family vacation with young kids? Meeting friends and both have a 2 year old. Recs appreciated - Ideally drivable from Chicago, Detroit, Minneapolis, Cleveland (nonstops). TYIA
What could your employer do to make you happy and want to stay? I go first 🙋🏽 more time off and leadership be an example by discouraging unrealistic overtime work
How long after starting a new gig can you request PTO? Started this month but planning a trip in June.
What do you girls wear to holiday parties ?
Does Pennsylvania require companies to pay out unused PTO? I can’t find any wording regarding that in my contract.
Happy holiday weekend FBers!! The next 4 days are yours!!! Go on that run, go on the hike, go on that boat, make breakfast, go on a date, it's your time!!! Enjoy yourself and decompress, love you all!
Need some inspiration...fam keeps asking for my holiday gift list and I have very few ideas for myself (34M). Have a few crutches I can lean on from wardrobe/hobbies (golf etc.). Anyone have any go-to, can’t-live-without items they recommend? (Budget <$500 per item)
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?
Honest opinions please (even if negative/harsh!) - 2 week vacation in Q4 as a finance lateral that joined the firm in 2021. Will folks be raising eyebrows at this and judge me negatively?
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?
Need some vacation advice. I’m at an all-inclusive that was billed as “luxury”, but food and service are mediocre, the resort is run down, and we’ve had mult instances with other guests making drunken scenes. My wife and I have been doing the all-inclusive route for a while now and I think we’ve come to the conclusion that we need to just go to an expensive, pay as you go resort to get the food, service, and higher caliber of guests. Suggestions on such a place? Carribean preferred. Thanks.
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 based in Canada and need to go to the US for a week. But the firm has a policy to restrict working outside of the country. Anyone know of a way around this without taking PTO?
Suggestions on where to visit in November? Have about 2 weeks + and need to burn vacation
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
20LPA as CTC,1lakh as joining bonus, 2lakhs as RSU from HPE for 10 years expereinced automation testing profile,is it a fair deal?
What was the reason for your credit card debt?
Received a verbal offer Friday, hiring manager said I’d have a formal offer this weekend or today. When to follow up?
*omg* logged into chase account and saw I was approved for CSR. Small wins on a Sunday :)
For US locations of Big Four firms, please indicate your covid vaccine policy and effective dates for when those policies started.
Comp question - what should a B4 Senior with a CPA, CFF, CFE, and a MBA with 4 years forensic exp (D&T) and 6+ years non-forensic exp (industry) in NYC and DC markets expect in this current climate?
isn't it great when you meet all of your performance objectives and get a strong review but then the company gives you neither a bonus nor a raise
Left PwC about a month ago. I cleared my expense buffer on Concur before leaving and then submitted any pending charges using the form issued by HR. However I still have an outstanding balance of 1K
Am I too old? Too old to chase a wild dream of living in a beach town? Too old to follow a hunch? Too old to sell everything and start over somewhere else? Some days I feel like I am. With parents in failing health and a grandpa that is lonely most of the time, I feel obligated to stay here. To keep living the life that “makes sense”. I’m 32 single, no kids, own my home, essentially have life by the tail. I live an hour from where I grew up. Feel like I don’t fit in with my friends anymore…
Bear markets are necessary in crypto space so scam projects and pump and dumps can go defunct and legit coins can raise back.
How much to expect in Cobra insurance costs? Description just says I have to pay my full premiums, but I don’t know how much ACN pays (so can’t calc full cost). Thinking of switching jobs to a startup and I’ve already met my deductible so might make sense to keep on my current plan. Anyone who used cobra, how much did it cost? Single or family?
Does anyone know how much salary an associate consultant at IQVIA should request with 2.5 years of prior experience in consulting?
Has anyone transitioned from Deloitte to McKinsey as a non-MBA masters? How did you make the transition? How is the culture different? What are the pros/cons?
Home office preference question. I am getting ready to redo the layout of my home office. One option I'm considering would have my desk facing a wall. I am wondering if anyone with this current setup has any feedback about it. I would face the wall so that I would have a better background for video conferences (am on about half the day) and also my cord situation would be cleaner.￼￼
Once you’ve secured a job (as a college student), how do you keep motivation up? Struggling with motivation, mental health, and the purpose to school now that I have a role lined up.
I am currently working as a Project Lead/Manager for a health care firm and wanna pivot towards TPM roles at tech firms. Need some inputs from current TPM’s on how their day to day work looks like? What the role as a TPM looks like? What are the challenges? etc… I am preparing myself to get into this role by trying to connect with TPM’s via LinkedIn, looking into posts/YouTube videos for interviews etc. Also applying for the roles simultaneously. Looking for some guidance/help..
Any current new bank account offers that folks would recommend? I currently have Chase, 5/3, Citi.
This question is not gender related, yet I don’t want to be ‘mansplained’ to, hence asking here ;) it’s related to taxable income at Deloitte...
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