I’ve never been a regular vacation-taker, but now I’m resolved to become one. Especially because my company has an unlimited PTO policy. Would 4 weeks of total vacation per year be considered a lot/excessive at your company? I’m thinking of doing two one week vacations, and one two week vacation, and booking them far in advance.
Taking 2 weeks of PTO in September to study for FAR. Already failed once. What are good tips to maximize this time if I plan to sit by dec 10 when the window closes for the year?
If I put in my notice right before the holiday weekend, will they ask me to leave that day or should I just wait till we get back?
Have been over 100% utilized YTD until rolling off 3 weeks ago. My practice's leads in the pipeline keep evaporating and now the closest possible engagement is at least 2-3 weeks out. (Cont)
Looking at the way people are laid off, utilization is just one part of it. It's so hard to pin point what is (proper consultants let go from projects, etc..)
Everyone and their mama has been raving about air fryers. They said it's a healthier alternative to deep frying. Any recommendations? I want one for my holiday meals. I am currently looking at this one on Macys. https://www.macys.com/shop/product/crux-6.3-quart-digital-touchscreen-electric-air-fryer-created-for-macys?ID=11304871&pla_country=US&CAGPSPN=pla&cm_mmc=Google_SH_PLA_Cookware-_-GS_Cookware_PLA_Crux-_-293719126716-_-pg1050674350_m_kclickid__kenshoo_clickid__KID_EMPTY_1546922786_61770717587_293719126716_aud-37409341359
When you left accenture and cashed out your PTO days, how long after did it take for the $ to show up in your checking account ? I didn’t get it with my final paycheck
leaving the firm(KPMG).What’s the strategy to get the most $$? Do you get paid out all vacation days for the year? Even if you are leaving in the beginning of the fiscal year?(October). You get taxed?
Does Accenture really “not have utilization?” This seems unlikely or like a half truth, what is the catch?
What are peoples’ thoughts on crypto currency - will be utilized or just a fad? Do people on here currently own them?
Worked really hard on some work only for it to be discarded/not get utilized. Super demotivated right now...how can I change my mindset to feel better?
Today’s career aspiration: get to the level where you do not have to submit time sheets. SVP? EVP?￼
my partner always says you have to to reach out for work everyday when available and blames low utilization on the staff level when we have a dedicated resource manager. Is this industry standard?
Curious...currently at 60% utilization PY. Some things on the pipeline but I don't feel particularly confident that them. What's considered dangerously low? Genuine advice?
How am I expected to keep 2 interns and a first year and the GDC fully utilized when I and the rest of my team barely have things to hand off.
Hi Bain 🐠, how does utilization look like for AAG guys? Any distinction in terms of Marketing Science and Data Science? Which one will give you more mileage, exposure, in your opinion?
Seeking immigration / travel advise. I know we are not lawyers but any experiences / stories would be helpful. Can I enter the US when I have H1B change of employer petition approved but employed with my current company and serving notice period? Which company’s I-797 form do I show immigration? Do I tell them about switching jobs, etc.? My new company lawyers are not providing clear guidance on this and suggesting against travel due to COVID in general. Thank you.
Where’s the best place to get a HELOC? We bank with chase. Our lender said they don’t do HELOCs. He recommended a local credit union. Any other suggestions?
Not familiar with rollovers and need some insight please 1) old ey 401k rollover to Ira 2) old ey 401k rollover to new employer 401k New employer has great funds in their 401k so considering 2 so we can utilize compound growth...
If you were applying to grad school (MBA) and had someone offering to write a rec letter what traits would you ask them to focus on? Rephrased, what traits would selection committees be most interested in?
Best ways to live and work (in consulting) internationally? Firm has a global deployment program but many just quit the US firm after applying / getting hired to another country's member firm.
Deloitte Comp: 2nd year commercial DHC here. New base salary: $96,500 with a $6000 bonus. How does compare to other 2nd year Cs out there?? (Both DHC and non DHC)
If I work in Night shift in Wipro, would I Get any shift allowance or its totally depends on the project?
I’m in a part time mba program. One of our mandatory classes is solving a real client issue and presenting it to the client... is this in conflict with the firm and should I report it?
Not to beat a dead horse - anyone get a cheaper rent lease renewal due to covid? Have people had rent go up?? How can we bargain here?
Posted yesterday about getting into a wreck. My insurance has determined that I was not at fault. So the other insurance will likely pay. Do I ask them to reimburse me for the cars diminished value ??
Just went from 5th to 2nd and would love to know classroom management ideas. Anything to stay away from? Thanks!
Has anyone taken an unpaid leave on H1b without leaving the country? I am just really burnt out with work, kids and taking care of my wife who is recovering from a severe case of covid. Would love to not work for a month. She is on H4.
Have you dated a man with a child? What are healthy boundaries between your S/O and the mother of his baby? I want to be understanding but a part of me knows that there will always be something “more”
Probably asked a lot but how do you deal with the stress of a new project which involves a new team? Always had positive feedback but every time I get to join a different team on a project or proposal the stress is very high and it makes me reluctant to say yes to new assignments if they involve people I don't know.
I don’t get the whole prestige thing. It seems like everyone is so caught up in it. Even at the most prestigious big 4 firm (Deloitte) people still seem concerned about it on this app.
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