Wife just got an offer to go from KPMG (Manager up for promotion to SM) to Deloitte (as Manager) do you recommend pushing SM or come in as Manager with runway. Also, any recommendations for first 6m?
A&M fishes do you feel pressure while taking vacations as your comp is tied to billable hours? Also what’s the policy on remote work, can people work from another country (eg. Canada or Europe ) for a few days if they are supporting during US work hours. Big 4 is strict about international work location, so just curious.
Curious as to what the views on canibas (medical & recreational use) are in the finance industry. From what I've seen, it's a stigma compared to alcohol, but maybe it just appears that way?
Anyone here who interviewed with Jabian?
I've been looking for a new marketing role within the tech field again. Does anyone have any leads or know someone who works at Twitter or Amazon? Thanks in advamce.
I've had several awesome interviews with Deloitte (2 partners, 2 directors). My practitioner interview has been rescheduled 3 times, and today they were supposed to call me. WTF, Deloitte??
Has anyone successfully taken unpaid leave after short term disability? I think my doctor’s willingness to continue filling out my paperwork for STD is reaching an end but I’m having panic attacks even thinking about returning to work so I’d like to take more time off. I’m willing to take unpaid leave but not sure if broaching this with HR will just cause my company to fire me
If I live in a state and don’t work any days there (nyc, work in nj/travel) is that going to allow me to pay less income tax?
Guy on the phone still talking while we are taxiing - you are not that important. Delta bravo. Sheesh
Seeking to transition out of the current industry into cloud computing. Spent the last 2+ years learning and acquiring experience in AWS, CI/CD, Jenkins, AWS Pipeline, GitHub, and Terraform. Honing Bash and Shell scripting. Picked up certifications as a PMP, AWS Cloud Practitioner, and AWS Solution Architect Associate along the way. Already have an MBA. What is the best way to break into the cloud and/or DevOps community?
What was your favorite project and why? Team? Type of work? Location? *Don’t name clients obvi.
What do you say when an outspoken client (read: a-hole) blasts in a meeting- “are u going to charge the big bucks while on vacation end of Dec” Urrgghh
Are there services that can append anonymous demographic information (specifically age) using only a credit card # processed by a retail client?
I managed to drop my rent by 15% during covid and now my landlord wants to hike it up to pre-covid level. Are people experiencing the same?
Hit my retirement number. Pinged my RP to let him know this would be my last project. He was too busy and said to schedule time on his calendar for next week. Meeting subject recommendations?
One of the SMs is supporting my promotion case but they are lately trying to micromanage me and ask all nagging questions unnecessarily. Unsure how to handle this professionally.
What are the signs that you’re getting laid off? And how quickly can that decision be made? Is it possible to have poor performance today, then laid off as soon as tomorrow?
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