When you get back to the office after 9 days away, have that vacation glow, and the first thing your PM says to you is, “welcome back, this week is going to suuuuuck!!”
Talent Acquisition teams: Are you all swamped and behind in your ATS processing right now? Asking as several colleagues and friends are actively submitting REFERRED applications for well-matched roles--but not hearing anything from HR. Is the need for talent real or is it overblown in the media? Or are a lot of TA people simply drowning at work or out on vacation right now? Tx for sharing if you are able! I'd like to give people some hope!
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
I am in process of moving over to KPMG. Curious how the vacation/holiday policy is there?
Anyone have success renting a one-way car rental for the upcoming weeks? All major car rental companies are showing as sold out no matter which location I select- which I find strange. I tried post holiday dates just to see but no results still. I’m not trying to go cross country, just NE to SE.
First time on the bench in five years and I want to draw it out. Any tips? Book PTO every other week?
After 2 weeks of PTO, I don't feel rested at all. In fact it made me realize how much I look forward to being retired..
Starting MBB soon and would appreciate any recommendations on preparing myself for success on my first day? I’ve got a number of weeks until I start and will take some time off, but I’d also like to stay sharp and come in feeling confident. Any suggestions are welcome.
Anyone have insight on what the logistics of leaving Deloitte are? Give two weeks, do I need to tell project leadership? Can I sell my PTO or should I use it? Anything else I need to do? Thanks in advance.
Happy Monday - what's going to be the highlight of your week? For me, it will be my firm's holiday party.
For California HR folks: I know this is probably super obvious but I want to be sure I’m right… if Company policy states that hourly employees based in California earn 1 hour of PTO for every 40 Hours worked, and the accrued PTO is paid out upon termination, is this policy compliant under CA law?
How do you all calm yourself down and mentally prepare for the week? Bad case of Sunday scaries knowing my colleague is going on vacation this week and I’m gonna have to balance a lot of work
Was it a weak year for vendor holiday gifts?
Should I feel bad about spending ~1k in food this month? I've been all alone this holiday season so food is my only comfort...
Is it bad or weird that I actually kinda miss work? Just a teeeeeeeny bit. I've been abroad on vacation for about 2 weeks now.
Vacation Question- Westin vs W (Paris)?
You know you’re moving up in the world when you have to let more and more people know about your upcoming PTO
Do you care about more money at a chill shop or unlimited pto at a shop you’re burning out in, for less money?
Advice needed! Have just been asked to Freelance with W2 form. Without any benefits. Is this even possible? Would I lose my eligibility for Unemployment insurance once the gig ends? I was laid off from my full time agency job 2 months ago and have already freelanced as self employed on an LLC since. Seems like they’re being tight and taking advantage of the current climate.
Im sorry if its a stupid question. Is there a way to monitor your 401K from an app or outside my company’s website?
Shameless company plug, sorry y’all. But Morgan Stanley just rolled the FRM Experienced Professionals Program. This program is designed to recruit and develop diverse professionals regardless of whether they have a background in Finance or Risk Management. If you’re interested just dm me. I made it out of kpmg and hopped over to MS and honestly so far I’m loving it. Also more black people in this space would really go a long way.
PCG to Finet????? Talk to me on payout differences and your experiences good and bad. Thank you.
Anyone here at Lippincott? Have a 1st round interview for a Senior Associate, Marketing & Customer Strategy role soon. SF based. Any tips? Advice? Are these case interviews?
How do I retire at 45? Give me all your tips.
Starting at MIT this Fall and hoping to work at Bain next summer. Attending the summer ExperienceBain events, but what else should I start doing right now? What are the best ways to prep for case interviews?
Where could I find a source for trusted salary and total compensation information? I need to find salary/total comp for a help desk person in Monterrey, Mexico and Hyperbad, India.
What is the process of an RFP and winning a project? I am a senior con interested in learning the process of getting business to come in eventually. Is this always done between you and the client in a silo, or are there sometimes competitors in the room as well?
Thoughts on Simon Kucher? Looking at a Health Tech and Solutions internship; currently at an M7 MBA program, prior B4 advisory experience
Has anyone here been through the ATP program (generalist track) at Capco and willing to chat briefly with a candidate about the interview process & job? I have a family member with a first interview coming up & he'd love to learn a bit more about what to expect
Advice on negotiating salary in LA? Brand side opp - senior level. COL calculators provide harsh revelation of how expensive it is to live there. Sheesh!
MBB can you give your salary progression by level? Sponsored MBA from Accenture Strat - looking to see if I should turn it down for MBB but want to know what the numbers look like
Hi ladies! Would love recommendations on cities to live. I’m a 35 year old single woman & NoVa native. So we’ll use D.C. for this chat. I’ve decided to pack up & visit for an extended period of time 3 cities where I can see myself living. Because D.C. is home and I love it, I’m looking for the following in each city: Culturally & ethnically diverse 30s & up demographic Good food Intelligent 1. L.A. 2. Phoenix 3. San Antonio or Austin Would love to hear advice if you live in any of these ci
I feel like every dude I've followed in advertising has one solid client (or less) and then just up and starts an agency. Where are the women starting shops that I don't know about?
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