Our team is looking to add an PTO accrual program for our staff. What are some of your best PTO policies and accrual plans?
My senior is on vacation and it’s really made me realize how impactful the people on your team are on your overall experience at work. We always chat and joke around and now that she’s gone there is almost nothing about my job that I look forward to. To all the mentors out there who are kind, patient, don’t take work too seriously, and take time to get to know their subordinates, thank you. You don’t know how much of a difference you make.
New to consulting from industry. In banking and payments realm. Going on vacation soon and looking for resources/books to read to grow my knowledge. Any suggestions? Amazon or web availability preferred
I spoke to a recruiter at Navigant in the healthcare PE group. She said she would let partner look it over and get back to me. Its been a week or so with the holiday. Does this mean no interest?
Luggage delay claim question
I used Chase explorer to buy tickets for my vacation and luggages were delayed for a month. Per chase term I am entitled $100 a day for 3 days. But the claim agency chase used has been asking for airlines response, which has not came (2month+ now). I am concerned insurance will use this as an excuse to never compensate. Is there a good way to handle this situation?
So I got 2 offers, 1 at a well-known firm (that I previously worked at, not as an atty) that offered 80K plus full benefits (100% health coverage, PTO, sick days, discretionary bonus & 1800 billable req.) Their a little old school in their methods but I do see the younger gen. coming in to make changes. 2nd offer is at a newer firm however i’ve heard great things, and they offered 80k, unl. PTO, 1500 billable hours, bonus incentives qrtrly, & 50% health ins. WHY can’t I make a decision? HELP
Slalom moms! Currently in the interview process and considering making a jump. Can you share your experience with WLB, if leadership is supportive of working moms, etc? I received info saying it’s only 17 days of PTO which kind of freaks me out for kid sick days. PwC is unlimited sick and I definitely use that with small kiddos! Maternity leave?
How is the unlimited PTO work?
Do you have any tips/tricks for things to do a few days before pool/beach vacation to look slimmer and look more toned? Just more water and less sodium?
I am going to be joining Accenture’s Strategy & Consulting division shortly, I need to book a trip later in the year. I was wondering does Accenture have a mandatory shutdown period over Christmas for which we need to keep our Annual Leave? Also does Accenture’s holiday year start on Sep 1st?
Hi all ,
What is holiday allowance and compensatory allowance in HCL.
Do we get it every month with in hand salary.
Why do I feel less refreshed after a week long PTO? I feel less motivated to work compared to not having taken PTO... is 1 week too short? :(
Anyone from Citrin Cooperman here? What's the benefit such as PTO, sick day, insurance and etc?
I just gave my two weeks notice today. I don’t have anything lined up and I’m not even entirely sure what I want to do. I just know it’s not practicing law. I did the math financially and figured out I could take a lot of time off to figure it out, so I feel secure in knowing that. I’m really excited about this opportunity to start over; but being the programmed risk averse lawyer I am, I’m definitely panicking too. Any advice??
NFL: our product is practically part of constitution. Our championship is a national holiday. Our ratings are cratering, what should we do?
Anyone share if I take back my paper once and want to put down again within one months..... Is there any obligation or such rules to do that in TCS...
I am working in a data science team for 2 years now.. Initially I thought data science would be fun.. but we have very few people who actually understand AI and trying to achive wonder with out collecting or managing data.. I want to shift towards backend development with some kn
I’m at the point where I’m so afraid of entering a relationship because I don’t want to be vulnerable and then get hurt. Tips on how to overcome this?
Can anyone who has had experienced with the Siegfried Group provide their thoughts and experiences? Considering making the switch from public (audit).
Is there anyone else who if it’s billable/ makes me money I’ll do it type attitude. Like I don’t work for pleasure I work for money.
Hi. I am wondering what salary other psychiatric nurse practitioners are earning. Thank you!
Just saw on LinkedIn that some guy from my small town high school is now a SM at Accenture. What a world! Weird to think that maybe there’s someone else from my town on 🐠 bowl 😂
A question regarding Google interview - after the on-site interview process (5 rounds) if I get feedback that I have a call with hiring manager of a specific team for team match, is that a positive thing and does it mean it’s an offer or can I still be rejected ?
Does ZS provide counter offer to initially offered before joining if we give a competitive offer to them does that happen?
What are peoples thoughts on lockdown? Seems weird that it is likely to continue beyond April given all vulnerable will have had at least their first vaccine by then
Does anyone use an app/specific service to pick up laundry? Or just local places? I’m ready to commit to the wash and fold life
Has anyone tried little spoon? Thoughts?
I can’t bring myself to unfollow Ad agency Instagram feeds, despite the fact that they are so gut wrenchingly embarrassing
Can we talk about the logic behind paying $2400 a week for a travel nurse but being unwilling to even give your staff nurses annual cost of living raises? Maybe if you’d pay your staff nurses well you wouldn’t have to spend $2400+ on a travel nurse.
Question for Amazonians: I read a recent article noting that "Amazon is doubling its base pay cap as part of a major overhaul of its compensation plan." Is this true and does the pay increase apply to legal?
If I join PwC before July 1st (when cohorts should see increases), will I also retroactively get the new cohort amount for my level or will I be on the old cohort salary until next July promo?
How are the wlb and growth opportunities at PwC?
Work stream- Financial strategy
Also, what's the approximate pay range?
Forgot to leave the Hertz Rental keys and now in New York with it. First time in 5 years! Any tips on how to handle this or negotiate fees / charges? I will be back in the same city on monday tho
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I applied for my dream job a job a week ago. How do I maximize my chances of getting it without looking like a total creep?
If a headhunter put you in touch with an agency in the past, are you required to go through them at any point in the future? Even multiple years/ jobs later?
Is the blacklist real? Can I see who’s in it? 👀
I’m an American producer who’s just fallen in love with Vancouver. How difficult is it to move there and get a job as an ad producer? Would appreciate any advice! Thanks in advance.
Recruiters, what are your thoughts on receiving messages on LinkedIn? I see a lot of people say it’s the only way to get noticed at larger companies. I’ve tried a few times and have never gotten a response.
Why do job postings stay up (or re-post) on job boards when the position doesn’t exist?
Multiple times I’ve reached out and I get “our hiring needs have changed” or “that’s not accurate”. 🙄
What’s your preferred way to follow up on an initial application? Do hiring managers get annoyed with applicant emails?
“We loved your work, but we don’t have anything for your level”... I’ve got that a few times, and I wonder if it’s a polite way to say “We don’t want you” :-/
INTERNAL RECRUITER : We need a freelance CD team to start immediately. You and your partner come highly recommended. Are you available?
ME: Yes, we’re available.
RECRUITER: Thanks so much for responding! What’s your day rate?
ME: Our rate is X (un-intimidating figure we’ve gotten over and over that’s basically the same as an ACD)
RECRUITER: 🦗 🦗
Why wouldn’t they just say it’s over budget? Are we meant to undercut ourselves without negotiating? Is this the market now? Advice appreciated.
I have received a job offer (have not accepted yet), and I have an interview next week for the same position but for the company I prefer more. However the hiring process for preferred company is longer, what is the right thing to do?
Question, what does “Q/K” on a job listing mean? Seeing it on a couple art and copy listings.
Does anyone know about a recruiter call Exec Search Pros? Our experiences with them suggests they’re anything but Pros. Feedback appreciated.
Hey recruiters! What are your earnings? Please list the industry and commission structure, and salary progression yearly
Is sending an interesting and relevant article via email to prospective employer while waiting on an offer decision a good thing or an annoyance? Want to show I’m thinking about their business
Any general advice for landing a new gig?
Been retooling my book and resume, reaching out to tons of people either in my network or outside but still feel like I’m not getting anywhere with the combination of hiring freezes, scant positions, and just flat out never hearing back from people
I had some interviews and the 3rd party recruiter whom I worked with asked that I send the thank you emails directly to him and he'd send it to the people I interviewed with and cc me. Is that odd?
I’m currently living in California but am hoping to work in New York. Any advice for getting your foot into agencies when you don’t live in the area yet?