Job offer for attorney position in Raleigh at USCIR. The offer is 65k and the hiring attorney indicated that 65 is the max. Has anyone had success negotiating higher salary or increased benefits (eg maternity leave, PTO, WFH, etc) - 3 years of experience in immigration law
Can restricted holiday application be rejected by reporting manager? Do they generally do so?
Do I tell my manager I’m leaving the company before their 5 day birthday PTO or after? If I tell, it would be the day before their last day. If I hold on to it will be 2 weeks before my last day. I want to help interview for replacement if they want me to. Also wrapping up my project and Demi going into surge support work, which I expect to do while they’re OOO.
The wife and kids are away on vacation. I’m having pizza for breakfast and it’s glorious.
Tuesday Motivation - Tomorrow is a holiday 😁
How is RSM PTO? Understand it’s unlimited, which limits more than accrued, but any insight on what you like/dislike?
Tips for not crying when you’re asking for leave? I’m so stressed and overwhelmed with work and the CPA exam and I want to take time off to just put all my energy into the exam and be done with it. I want a month and a half to finish it up and then have a week or two to decompress before I come back. But anytime I wanna talk about it, the stress and nerves overwhelm me and my eyes start welling up. Idk how to control it.
I've noticed that a lot of angel group meetings happen during the work day. My understanding is that most angels have other day jobs. Do people just take time off work to go to these meetings? Are most angels entrepreneurs themselves?
If buy the partners you work with regularly a holiday gift, how much do you spend? Usually I get baked goods or food items which you can’t tell the actual amount spent on. This year, though, I’d like to support local restaurants by encouraging people to order takeout—hence, giving gift cards. How much is appropriate for a restaurant gift card from an associate to a partner?
If I left EY on 10/1 and didn't spend any vacation day in the fiscal year, will I get paid for that?
I interviewed for a full-time role (remote) but it was later revealed it would require relocation. I am not wanting to do that and they said I could come on as a contractor. The vendor I would go through provides benefits (medical, dental, PTO). What would be a realistic hourly rate to request/negotiate? I want to get as high as possible but also don’t want to settle for less than what I have to. For context, I am at 165k right now and the role would have been a pay cut to 135k (full-time).
Factoring health care coverage for NYC, anyone know when’s the best time to put in your two weeks notice to ensure you have time off before your new job, but covered til then?
When's the best time to take PTO ... when you're staffed on a long project or on the bench
I have a hand full of k-5 students who have gone the first half of the school year without music because of remote learning. Our district is moving to 100% traditional teaching after the MLK holiday. Any suggestions for reintroducing concepts to the group of students that’ll be joining us f2f for music the first time this school year?
When traveling for work to a cool city do you guys take some time off pre or post to spend some time exploring? Any of you took your SO with you?
If I plan to quit my job and have an offer with another company should I put notice in exactly 2 weeks before bonus hits (the day my bonus hits would be my last day) or should I get the bonus then put in my two weeks and forgo any time off between jobs?
My in-laws want to buy a vacation property in FL but don’t have great credit. Anybody see risk in the following? In-laws gift me 100k for a down pymt -> I buy the property for them (they cover expenses)->I rent to them for no gain and ensure I don’t have any income associated with the property for a tax burden->I leverage the tax benefits
I heard most of us are off for some holiday next week, so enjoy the day off to prepare for the holiday!
a few months ago I posted about my boyfriend giving awful, practical gifts. you all recommended telling him what I want instead (gifts to travel / spend time together) and it worked! so, thank you!!
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Hey everybody. Got laid off at D. BTA within strategy and analytics. Mostly LS/HC experience. Anybody can help out with a referral anywhere? Thank you!
When placed on a team where work is unevenly done/you have to start picking up the slack, how do you bring that up (nicely) in the team without going to the manager?
I am worried about how much time my son spends alone and on the screen - gaming and watching content. I cannot interest him in anything active and feel like a bad parent - yet at 14 he is doing better than many…
I just learned that my company does mid-year reviews for promotions. Does anyone have advice on how to get a mid-year promotion? My people lead said I should create a slide of everything I have accomplished since I have been here.
Hello Fishes, I need some advice regarding this situation and what to do. So I work for a company that offers outsourcing services to major investment banks around the world. I have been working for a new client for about six months now and they seem to like my work so far. Recently I saw that they're hiring to get people on their team at my level. My question is, should I talk to my client and try to pursue them to consider me for the role they're hiring for?
I’m currently on a break post-biglaw, and pre-in house, but not going anywhere because of covid. The anxiety around starting a new job is starting to drive me crazy. It’s only a few weeks, but I can’t just sit here and stress… any suggestions on books to read or other things to do ahead of going in house to prepare? Or if no preparation suggestions, any good book/TV/podcast recommendations are welcome too!
Seeking all input! 🐠 Working for a large private company in Corp Controlling at $100k salary. Anticipating an offer to work in a Corporate accounting for a large public company very soon at $140k base. I think the raise pencils out… wondering if anyone has advice about pros/cons in comparing these types of roles -public vs private setting, advancement opportunities, etc. both are Non tech companies.
Does anyone know anything about JD loans? Pros or cons? I really want to buy but don’t have enough for a large down payment and trying to explore options.
Hello Friends , When you get a offer from another company, is the gratuity included in the fixed pay offered? How prevalent is this? In my current organization, gratuity contributions is over and above the fixed pay? Thanks for your time.
What’s the work-life balance at Strategy& and EY-Parthenon in the London offices? At the moment I’m averaging around 50-55 hours at my boutique - higher or lower?
Does anyone have recs for a good ledger notebook for tracking money? Teaching my kid about money management and need something they can write in to track their earning/spending/saving.
Seeing someone new, think there is some serious potential, and for some reason it’s stressing me TF out. My anxiety is through the roof and overthinking is at a max. I’m usually so much more cool, calm, and collected (and definitely wasn’t this way when we first started talking). What is wrong with me and how do I make it stop 🥲 Don’t want to sabotage things just because all of a sudden I came down with the crazies.
Hi everyone, interview for entry level Allstate claims position. Should I take it being 3 business days since my final interview and no offer. The interviewer said to give it a week and that she was gna give my info to hiring manager to review, but I thought she was the hiring manager since this was the 2 interview outside internal recruiter interview. i sent a thank you email the day after. But i don’t know i thought it was a good interview. Allstate
Hello Fishes, I got an offer from Globant for Sr. Business Analyst role and the offer is 18 fixed (no variable in CTC) FOR pune location. I also have Wipro's offer of 16.5 ctc (10% variable) fpr Sr. Consultant B3 location will be for few months at Bangalore after pandemic and then from Pune. Please help me with the Globant's feedback. Should I give preference to Wipro if they do not increase the Ctc on showing Globant's offer and how is Globant in terms of job security, wlb,etc. Please help.
Is manual QA still in demand? What is the maximum salary we can ask for in the market for 8 years experience?
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