Recommendations for a family friendly (preferably all inclusive) resort in Asia? Looking to go on vacation with husband and in laws and 8-month old, and not completely break the bank.
Agreed to take a 30 minute call despite having scheduled PTO...3 hours later I finally closed my laptop. This job definitely takes whatever you’re willing to give and then some...
I got horribly bitten by mosquitoes during the holiday weekend. Though the scars from those bites on my face have lightened since then they are still pretty visible. Any recommendations for something that would help fade them faster?
Deloitte my S&A offer has 23 vacation days. Will I actually be able to use any of that? Does it count against my utilization? What’s the cultural expectation around using PTO?
Anyone know when holiday layoffs are being scheduled for this year? First week of December or end of January?
Anyone have experience using MS Teams chat over Southwest in-flight Wi-Fi? Not planning on being “that person” attending a meeting on a plane, just responding to any MS Teams chats that come my way so I don’t have to take PTO.
Friends, looking for recommendations and trips and tricks for a quick holiday in Cancun. Not doing any all inclusive,so need you recommendations on your favorite eating joints and hang out places.
Technically unassigned this week, but ended up working from home on random shit I needed to finish or start; how to tell boss I want Friday off? just don't turn on computer? PTO maxed
There is a deli that I visit everyday for its salad bar and the guy at the salad bar is so nice, prompt, cheerful and overall great service. But I always pay for it at the counter (not at the salad bar). I do want to give him a huge tip for the holiday season, is this weird if I just give it to him?
I’m sure this has been asked before—but how do you get through work when going through a breakup with a long term SO? I have a new male boss & cant really tell him what’s going on. I’ve been taking PTO scattered. I live alone and NYC Covid winter alone is already feeling so overwhelmingly sad and lonely on top of everything else.
Vacation ideas for Thanksgiving? Six of us (ages 25 to 60) and everyone’s vaccinated. Thought about going to the Caribbean but I guess it’s the wet/hurricane season at that time. We’d be traveling from LA and Chicago and it’s only for a week if that helps. Any places you’ve enjoyed during late November?
Went through a bad burnout a few months ago and ended up taking some time off during the Christmas holidays to recover. Now that I am back, I feel disengaged and can’t help but constantly feel like I don’t belong here. Anyone else go through a similar experience?
so, can I take some time off in India after h1 transfer approval, quitting my current job and before the next job starts? I want to come back here a week ahead and work on my move. any of who's done this?
Deloitte - Do you have Fourth of July week off? About to accept my offer and have PTO planned.
Always have that "next vacation" or two in your calendar and your savings goals, whether it be a quick weekend getaway or weeks-long international trip. Even if it's more than a year away, you'll always have something exciting and relaxing for which to be counting down the days 🏝️🎉🥂
What’s worse? One week notice or two week notice then go on vacation for those last two weeks??
Thinking of dipping my toes into real estate and wanted to see if anyone has any books/ podcasts/ courses or even any tips or advice that you wish you had when you got started? Goal is to diversify my investments past the stock market. Any help is appreciated!
Anyone get to Senior Manager and realize you couldn’t improve or change the skills needed to make director? Promotion to incompetence?
Hi 🐠! What are some tangible methods you have successfully used to avoid lifestyle creep? I currently max my 401k and IRA each year, and was thinking of putting 50% of raises/bonuses towards investments so I never see it hit my bank account, but curious what you all have done. Trying to find a balance of prep for fin freedom while enjoying life. Thanks!
What’s a good office chair if anybody can suggest ? I’m 6’1 so most of the chairs don’t give enough back or thigh support. Thanks!
How big of a discrepancy should there be between what you’re being paid and what your agency is charging the client hourly for your services? Or does that not factor in at all?
So I'm pregnant and planning to take a few years off to stay at home with the baby.. While this makes me feel safe, I also worry that I will not be as hireable in a few years bc I'll lack the experience of working during covid and knowing the ins and outs of hybrid learning. How do I stay relevant while at home?
Any suggestions regarding the recording of lessons? What’s the most efficient way to record and upload to google classroom for my virtual learners?
This year my school is having us incorporated a “peace table/area” into our classroom for students. Anyone have any ideas of what I could put in my peace area? or have this in their classroom?
How would you respond to someone who thinks it’s unfair that new parents get paid parental leave? He seems to understand why parental leave is important (good for baby, society, etc) but ...
You know it's going to be a productive day when you open your laptop and your Skype tag already says busy outside of working hours.
Likely moving from EY to an M&A tax role at Alvarez & Marsal. I’m wrapping up my third year as a manager at EY in a niche practice. Trying to understand the levels at Alvarez. Should I be shooting for director or senior director? How do the 2 levels really compare to the levels at Big 4? Alvarez & Marsal
which firms offer fully remote positions?
Are you more or less healthy now than pre-COVID?
How much do non-MBA Senior Associates and Consultants typically make (base + bonus segmented if possible)?
I got reached out to about a VC role, but I had never considered VC before. I do Product Management Consulting, but I do have both an undergrad business education and product design experience. What books / articles / sources do you reccommend if I want to learn more about VC? If you have worked in VC, what thoughts or advice would you want to share? Thanks for any info or advice you can share!
Do you guys leave a tip when ordering breakfast at the hotel to-go? Like if you chose breakfast as your platinum amenity.
Anyone know the base salary at KPMG cio advisory for a senior associate? Chicago or Austin if that helps.
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