when I got laid off couple of months back, one of the leadership I worked closely with for couple of years said that my skills are not right for the xyz firm and that I should take it - contd
Anyone wonders what happens if you are working in US as non resident alien and got COVID19? Nobody is going to care? 😕
Hopefully not too many can answer this... How much time did you take off after the passing of a child? ...Did you go back at 100% when you did go back?
Seeing Mckinsey winning alot of COVID related work, makes me wonder which pandemic has Mckinsey had the biggest net impact on, Covid or Opiod crisis?
Anyone ever negotiated parental leave before? I have an offer on the table. Gave me what I asked for $ wise and PTO. But mat leave is not great. Not trying to have a baby now, but in the next 5 yrs.
Anyone been to Disneyland lately? Are there still long lines? My wife and I have been under a rock staying at home due to covid and having a newborn at home and being extra safe, but I wanted to take my wife to Disneyland for Halloween. Is it relatively covid safe there?
I’m about to report my boss to HR around some inappropriate comments they made. This was during a team meeting. i’m in industry. Our boss is new- only two months with the company. The other manager and I have been there for six months. is this career suicide? My boss is very close with the leader of our group so it’s unlikely that she’ll get fired. ￼￼￼￼￼￼￼ me and my other manager are going to go to HR today to discuss what was said. They were sexist and racist comments.
Gonna join PwC M&A tax. What would be the market like if there’s another financial crisis (hopefully not). Are we the people who will be laid off first? Or we will be pulled to do tax compliance? Thanks.
I currently work as a personal injury lawyer at a small law firm, 5 years experience, graduated from T30 law school in 2015. Our subject area is pretty niche, and I am looking to branch out. Not big law, but a different subject area, and hopefully something with a better work life balance (have a small child with hopes for more). Open to leaving the law for a compliance/HR/other type position. Am I even marketable for something like that? Am I being unrealistic?
What are some tips for planning a small work party! We have a baby on the way in the department and would like to have a small celebration after school, probably in one of our classrooms, before she goes on maternity leave.
Has anyone attempted or been successful at negotiating more parental leave or earlier eligibility (if employed <1 yr) with their job offer?
What is the federal parental leave policy? I’m new to government and having a baby soon. I know we’re given 12 weeks and have to sign an agreement to work 12 weeks after we return but are there other stipulations to a claw back period or how long we had to be at the agency first?
Honestly how hard is it to get fired in public accounting. I feel like i struggle sometimes and I can’t complete my tasks in a timely manner. Definitely can see my annoyances on my manager face.
I have the biggest, most passive-aggressive, man-baby of a GCD. Sorry, just needed to vent.
I was hoping the vaccine would help us get back to more normal, open, and less restricted activities. In some ways it has but since there are so many unvaccinated, is there any other way we’ll be able to move forward from this pandemic? P.S. I’m not trying to start a big argument, I’m genuinely just looking for the light at the end of this tunnel.
Helping mother in-law get back in the workforce. She hasn’t really held down a stable job while raising her kids. Any suggestions if types of jobs to go after?
Fired without severance...haven’t signed anything yet. Is severance something that can be negotiated with HR? I have a call with them on Monday to discuss.
Is it still a bad time to move to NYC? Would be WFH but wanting to get it over with and get out of parent’s house. Would be coming from FL so assuming it’ll be quite a shock moving there
I would love to get this bowl/forum up and moving again! How is everyone in the ServiceNow space doing these days with covid ?
Most top consulting firms treat their people well when leaving, and consider alumni as an asset. PwC seems to treat their outgoing staff very differently. This topic ever been discussed by leadership?
Former McKinsey employee was caught working with his COO to impersonate a YouTube executive while trying to raise funds from Goldman Sachs. Is this what constitutes business these days?
Best virtual happy hour icebreakers? Need ideas!
Looking to get a few certifications, I have worked in both IT and HR consulting and am trying to decide between ITIL, SHRM, and PMP. Any thoughts on which would be best for future, quickest to get, hardest test? I get the cert paid for and a bonus upon completion, so trying to decide which one to pursue or the order if I want multiple.
Hello! Do you guys have any tips about working out the first thing in the morning at home? I used to go to the gym 6am pre-covid before work, but since quarantine started, I’ve been waking up like 30 mins before I need to start working/my earliest meeting 😅. It’s so hard to get out of bed when my new “gym” is right next to my bed.
Received offer from late-stage (Series D) startup. Really like the company and industry, equity package is solid given their stage but base salary is only a 7% bump, and below the range I (contd)...
Does anyone know if there are slots available for Dropbox for h4 visa extension in india? Also, want to get a sense of how much time is it currently being taken for h4 visa stamping (extension case) at US embassy. TIA
Mercury is wonderful. I tried to do my expense and time sheet today. It shows me no authorization. Best control !!!!
Moving to Philadelphia. Can anyone shed some light on how much I should expect in terms of salary as a second year in external audit? I’m looking at top 25 firms.
Does everyone else have an advertising scammer that you like to check-in on sometimes? Mine just popped up on LinkedIn. Last I noticed he had successfully scammed his way into a VP strat role at Havas - he lasted 6 months - then 10 months as a CX lead at a decent digital agency - now client-side on some kind of lead (?!) fintech role at a big blue chip company where he'll prob last 9 months before becoming... governor of California. No hate here, it's a wild ride to follow along!
A Facebook recruiter reached out to me a few days ago regarding an Application Security Engineering position and was wondering if anyone could shed some light on the interview process for AppSec position? Or ways to prepare ? TIA!
Tips for restaurants, bars, and activities in San Antonio? Staying on the Riverwalk but open to anything a short drive away.
If I'm forced to use my vacation, floater, etc. towards my study leave for CFE but I have vacation booked for right after CFE, will PwC still let me take that vacation as a "leave of absence"?
Any insight into Uber’s, Sales Strategy & Ops role interview? What happens in the case presentation etc.? TIA!
Getting ready for PMP exam. Any tips for last minute prep or for the actual exam? Already took course, books and doing flash cards.
Need help 🐠 GF in med school at tier 3 city, I’m currently in tier 1 city, I got my MBB dream offer in another tier 1 city across the US. Dating 4 years, 2 in college, 2 post grad. CONT
Currently an A3 in audit. My team communicated to me that they’re pushing for me to get mid-year promo (Jan 2022) but I’m also interested in leaving to another Big 4 for AAS as an S1. Current salary is $73.6k and am unsure of how much I should be going for to make the jump worth it. I know EY FAAS offered a friend $85k in my market but assuming I get mid year promo I’m not so sure the salary bump would be significant enough. How much room for negotiation is there with Big 4 experienced hires?
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