How do you get folks to understand that having a fully funded emergency fund is the foundation of a healthy financial position? I have a young client that I took on bc his parents are huge...continued
Hi! I started this fishbowl as a way to chat, vent and offer up suggestions/ideas/best practices. I’ve been an EA in the finance world since 1996; both in Boston and NYC. Happy Holidays!
A senior colleague who sits next to me has a very BAD and strong body odor. It’s getting unbearable lately to sit next to him. Should I tell him? And if I do, how to say without making it awkward?
I have a pretty complicated project that i produce quarterly, havent figured out a more efficient way of doing it other than manually. Is there a geek squad equivalent for something of this nature lol
Fish - Sister got offer with startup that is offering her stock options. I'm familiar with options and had them as part of my role in industry but after a promotion. Should these details be...
PwC risk assurance, busy season 55 hours minimum on deployment system from September through January, seriously?
Working from home in a studio is tough. Have the opportunity to move to a 1 bedroom in my building, but it’s $700 more per month and they aren’t offering any incentives even though There are currently 16 vacancies in the building. My lease doesn’t end till March so they don’t see the point in offering me any incentives. Have any of you managed to upgrade your apartment and get a discount?
How to make the most of a PMO role? Project is still in the early stages, and I am new to the project and firm.
How do we root out systemic bro culture prevalent in our firm? Its becoming more about who has your back in the firm than meritocracy
I’m afraid I may have low balled salary req on the phone for an SA level at PwC in tier 1 city .. can they give you lower than the range ?
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I mostly wear dresses, skirts and suits. Carrying a handbag style laptop bag rn. But it is really starting to hurt my back. Would a backpack with dress/skirt be too weird? Any recos for backpack?
I just saw someone use “woke” in reference to sexual generosity, so-to-speak, on the singles bowl. It really bothered me - once again, folks incorrectly using words that aren’t theirs and that they