When you're forced to work on your vacation...
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Made by me for our "entitled" brothers/sisters at EY. Hope you all leave and get the respect/PTO you deserve.
Going to be in Madrid for the next 4 days on vacation. Any recommendations?? Used points so will be staying at the Westin Palace Madrid.
How is PTO taxed when you leave the firm?
Book reccos for upcoming PTO? Looking for interesting non-fiction books and industry-related reads, as well as fiction!
Which agency offers the most time off?
Every time I walk past Spirit gates, I get really good vibes. People waiting at those gates might not be frequent fliers, but they look so happy. Thats what vacation does to people i guess
Have a week of PTO to move cross country then start new engagement. New engagement manager hears this and says "Great, you'll have plenty of time to help next week when you're not packing." Continued
I had this weird dream that leadership announced we will be getting the whole month of August off without having to use our PTO 🤣🤣🤣
What's the longest you've sat on the bench? For me it was almost 3 months and I got promoted that year. I don't have a need to ever use my vacation days....
I'm on vacation, completely removed for the daily hustle; enjoying my time off. My wife called with an urgent request: she needs help with a deck that's due on Friday.
Currently have my vaca. balance maxed out, but I'm going to take a 3 week vacation in 2 months. Anyway to "spend" my vacation in advance w/o actually taking it so I can continue to accrue more vaca???
Pwc - new joiner, how do we do vacation this week? I got the email but 2 days of vacation Monday and Tuesday is that the same as floating holiday? Or so I use a different WBS for floating holiday?
TFW... 8 nights away from 100 night plat, now on a project for rest of year in client city with no SPG.... Hawaii vacation in October and was hoping for the concierge to make it special! Damn...
Is it rude to ask your RP to meet with you to talk about comp? because I am leaving for vacation next week and will be gone for 2 weeks. And I want to find out before I go on vacation.
I have 6 vacation days remaining for 2018. Based in Philly, debating taking a trip off in between Xmas and New Year’s Eve. Any suggestions?
Has anyone broken up with someone over a difference in COVID boundaries? If so, how did you know it was a deal breaker? I’m considering ending my relationship because my partner is too strict (i.e. doesn’t really leave the house for much).
1.5 years in T2 consulting and 6 mo from my first promotion. Got a pretty great offer at the industry and company I’d like to end up in down the road at analyst level. Worth waiting for promo?
Do Deloitte's case interviews involve math?
What’s a normal rule of thumb for how much to spend on rent in a high COL area eg BOS, NYC, SF. Of course the percentage would be different if you’re making say 100k versus 300k
Setting up our first small business 401k! Should we be an ERISA 3(38) advisor? What are the pros and cons?
Has anyone had a request to terminate an employee after they returned from a leave of absence? What was your experience like?
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.
Do big4 have signing bonus when moving from US to Europe (moving within the same big4) ? Tax and Audit
First day back on the job after paternity leave. Never had a harder time leaving the house than this morning...
I worked in consulting for a couple of years and am in my freshman year in B-school. Even though I had planned to try out some new sector in my internship, I seem to not find anything else as........
Been looking at LinkedIn profiles for the acct/finance staff for a client. Many of them have B4 experience, but they all seem like they're doing dead end work. Makes me re-think exit ops. Advice?
Ex-Consulant here that now works for a big name Real Estate Investment Trust. Saw on LinkedIn that EY has an America’s REIT Leader. Didn’t know that much attention was paid to the REIT space. Are there really consulting teams dedicated to the REIT space in the Big 4? Love working for a REIT and would love to jump back to consulting if there were teams dedicated to the industry.
With the 2022 Robert Half salary guide recently getting released, do you feel it’s pretty accurate or not?
If I won't be needing health insurance from a full time gig could I ask that be added to my paycheck?
Hi 🐠, have a trip coming up that I could use some advice for. Have to book a non-refundable economy trip to Osaka, can fly from Philadelphia or New York. United 1k with lots of GPU/miles (continued)
Holy cow. Received an offer and the bi-weekly contributions for health insurance is like $150 for one person. Is that normal? Am I missing something? This is a large global company.....why so much
What’s a typical salary for an acd in philly?
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