I work for a small firm (about 20 attorneys) and make 90k. I’m coming up for a raise discussion in a couple of months but don’t know how to go about it/what is reasonable to ask for. I bill about 35 hrs/week at 400/hr, so I think I deserve a bump, especially considering the posture of the market. Any advice/feedback from similarly situated associates or partners at similarly sized firms?
When you get the end of year raise
Hi Fishes, Few FAQs as they can help all. I am expecting some EPAMer will respond. 1) Does EPAM Anywhere reimburse internet charges additionally? 2) How tough are client interviews? 3) I heard first month you get full salary. How's that possible if a person will be on bench? 4)Do you get laptop from project client? 5)How true is relocation buzz? 6)Can you brief about appraisal/promotion assessment? What's the process? How tough is it? Thanks
I was offered a large raise/promotion at my current company (Series A Funded, been here since seed round). I have the option to do stock or cash or a combo. Anyone have an idea on what to do for something like this? We have good funding and are considered a first mover in our vertical. It's SaaS but we are having issues figuring out our business model and product. We have a lot of F100 customers though. any suggestions?
Yeah I checked some people in the performance tool.. wtf..some people who don't deserve it got the promotion..and this ONE guy I know for 100% sure should have been promoted and didn't..wtf????
I'm currently a Senior 1 in Audit USI. What kind of raise can I expect in June 2022 when I become Senior 2? I'm having a "meets expectations", so about a 3 rating. YoE - 2 years
First time needing to edgarize a document (my practice is ECVC and have a client doing a Reg CF raise). Am I right in assuming that it’s just converting a Word doc or PDF doc into an SEC-specific format? Any recs on service providers? Would love a cloud-based self-serve tool and understanding of how pricing is supposed to work.
How do you convince yourself you're worth what you're supposed to be? 23/F/48K/CHI/almost 2 years at agency I barely feel like I'm worth this and just lucked into this but everyone says RAISE.
Has anybody cracked the code on how to raise funding without having any connections to VC or angels. cold emails seems to be a waste of time. Can’t even get a meeting.
Working as a consultant. 2022 is my milestone year. I got one opportunity with 50% hike in product based company. Is it advisable to put papers now? Can I negotiate in retention call and ask for confirm promotion. Please guide me
Friday the CEO sends out an email proudly proclaiming that the company made $22 billion last year. Two hours later I am told on our team meeting that the bonus/raise pool is down from last year. I just have no words.
What’s the earliest you’ve received a raise since joining a company and how did you do it? Joined a tech company in Nov and they do annual raises/refreshes in June so I’d really like to get some - any tips on how to make a strong case would be helpful!
With the 1/16/22 pay raises PwC just did I only need a 15% raise this July when I’m on track for manager promotion to cross six figures. That’s almost a sure thing it’ll be more than 15% right? Also I live in very LCOL, I know six figures only as a manager is not normal nationwide
I scored a 730 on my GMAT in college without too much study. Let’s say that I wanted to try to raise that score. Any tips for efficiently preparing so that I can get to a 760+?
If airlines spend $39b on stock buybacks, why would they not sell shares to raise capital at a loss, before coming to the government for bailout?
Did anyone’s Marriott double points promotion stop showing in their account? Was supposed to go through end of Feb
My parents/grandparents always told me that kids will raise themselves when I worry about money. Do they?
Hello Fishes, Need a favour. I have a friend looking for referral in Deloitte EY Barclays Accenture India Accenture Amazon PwC KPMG Citi HSBC Friend's bio: Current Org - RBS Role - Operations Analyst YoE - 3 years Highest Qualification - M.Com Currently holding an offer from Amex, Amex is denying to extend the joining date and RBS is not negotiating below 2 of 3 months notice. Friend is ready to buyout another month but the manager is saying "Promotion aapka, Hike aapki, mehnat mein karu
Hi Fishes, can someone please draw some light on the maximum package being offered by KPMG Global Services for Consultant - FDD (Deal Advisory Practice). Qualification - Chartered Accountant Experience - 2Years (PQE) Current Role - Audit Senior at EY GDS Current CTC - 10.5L
Any recommendations for healthy solids pouches I can send to daycare for my 7 months old? Steaming fruits in the morning is taking too much time and I am also not able to mix up ingredients. Also, how do I make sure she is getting a well rounded meal through pouches. Baby is doing 3 meals a day
Making 67k, company matches 5%. Should I have 6% in a traditional 401k and 6% in a Roth? Or all 12% in one or the other?? I’m thinking all 12% should go into the Roth. I’ve searched the bowl and noted that Roth is better for lower income but just essentially wanting some confirmation of my interpretation?
Thoughts on Wpromote?? I’ve heard good things about culture but how are hey perceived as a digital agency, looking for insight!
How much of a difference in acceptance rates between applying round 1 vs round 2 as a consultant?
Anyone have suggestions for holiday gifts for their secretary? I am a first year associate and one of several attorneys she works for. I have not been with the firm very long and haven’t asked her to do too much (so I don’t know her very well to get a personalized gift) but would like to send her something. Thanks!
I’ve have had a mix of Chase Sapphire, Marriott and Amex cards for a while - since I traveled for work. Now moving to a remote role- focusing on 2 nice international family trips a year. Is it worth moving everything to an airline miles card - getting more bang for your buck with business class upgrades? Or how should I think about my CC strategy?
Partners, directors, senior managers... What are your thoughts on male managers taking 3 months of paternity leave (assuming your firm has such a policy)
Does anyone here have experience with orthodontist insurance? Thinking of getting the old smile fixed up before I get married in April 2022 via invisaline but I don’t have ortho covered w my dental. Just had the consultation and they’re telling me it will be $5,900 out of pocket. I can afford to do it, but with the wedding coming up I’m really trying to be smart about $$$. Wondering if anyone knows if there’s a way to save on this/obtain insurance some other way?
In ~5 weeks we have made the “new normal” normal. Going forward, please note “new” is silent. Why’s your fav quote for the day? Mine: WFH is normal.
Can anyone explain how EY Parthenon undergraduate recruiting works? Like do Growth Strategy and M&A Strategy (TSE) run separate recruiting processes, or is it all under "Summer Associate" and the recruiting team decides which intern is in which group? Thanks!
Articling student in Canada (8 month internship with potential hireback), currently doing transactional work. I’m WFH and having a hard time building relationships with partners. I’m friendly/chat with associates and am on great terms with one partner who gives me work often, but not much else. The firm “encourages” reaching out to partners to chat, though I’ve tried and been essentially ignored. Partners rarely have enough time to give me feedback, so I feel they don’t have time to chat.
I was laid off in June and just got a job offer that I am excited about. However, my partner and I are also in discussions about moving. The job would be remote for at least another 5+ months so it wouldn’t be an issue now, but eventually people will be back in the office in some hybrid plan. Is it better to float the possibility of working remote long term with HR now? Or do I accept and say nothing til we’ve officially decided to move. I don’t want to lose the opportunity. What would u do?
Hi all - Looking for recommendations on where to live in NYC. Few things Im looking for: - looking for diversity in general; lived in Boston suburbs and felt like it was way too homogeneous - we’re a korean family with young kids; really enjoy/appreciate korean culture/food/etc - looking for great public school district (perhaps most important) as kids are kindergarten age - SO works in Queens; I’ll likely work in Manhattan (to the extent commute matters) Thanks in advance for any thoughts!!
Acn Fish: Is there any sick time wbs to use if we take a half day to see the doctor? Or do we have to use PTO?
Flying United from SFO to India. They require a RT-PCR negative test with a QR code. Anyone knows of clinics or centers to get the test done? (East Bay resident)
I realized post-interview the recruiter might have me in the interviewer loop for the level below what I was targeting. I know I should’ve asked or they should’ve shared, but that didn’t happen. I wouldn’t accept an offer at the lower level. What should I do? Wait and see if I get an offer and negotiate, or alert them now?
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