Can someone share the holiday schedule through Labor Day for PWC? Joining soon and want to double check my planned trips.
My boyfriend of 3 years broke up with me yesterday (he moved back home recently, we were doing long distance, and he decided he wanted to focus his time on rebuilding relationships with family/friends he lost touch with). Do any of you have tips of coping with heartbreak while also trying to manage work? I have too much on my plate to take time off, but I’m worried my focus isn’t going to be there on Monday.
KPMG firm-wide update re PTO: we aren’t AT THIS TIME considering the unlimited PTO policy EY just rolled out, we think our current policy is the right policy for our people even though it has a balance sheet impact.
I have a holiday birthday and I resent my birthday every year. Coworkers never remember and are too wrapped up in the holiday mad rush. Friends can never coordinate a day to get together to celebrate
Been with the firm 5 years. Leaving for m vacation tonight and not taking my laptop with me for the first time ever. Such a strange feeling
What should I do after a FET? What is the best practice? Anything you did/avoided? Eg are you on modified best rest? Do you take time off work to ensure that you are not stressed/sit too much?
Thoughts on resigning before or after partner’s 4 day long weekend/ mini vacay? I wanted to do before so as to give a full month of time as I think she will really need it. (And if she doesn’t then I can get started on my own firm). I figured this way she had more time to think about how she wants to handle future of firm but also I do not want to ruin her vacation. Tips? Advice?
I’m on vacation (only 3 days) - how do I stop looking at my email and thinking about all the work I’ll come back to?!
Is it safe to assume dress code is business casual at “gratitude” or holiday type firm events?
Me after a day of PTO
How long did others take to study for the GMAT? If I have 2 concentrated weeks of full-time study (taking vacation) would that be sufficient? Thank you!
When you show up to client site and no one from your team or client team is there, how okay is it for me to wfh for rest of the day? No one tells analysts when they're taking PTO or wfh I guess 🤷♀️
Joining Strategy&/PwC soon but have a pre planned vacation. Recruiter had mentioned that it shouldn't be a problem and we can talk as we get closer to joining date to finalize. Has anyone been in the situation before and what do you recommend I do? I'm worried that once onboarded, I won't get my vacation approved
I am having the hardest time in my life. Depression and anxiety have become unmanageable from the pressure to bill with only a ten vacation day policy. I don’t sleep anymore. I cry every single day. I have pushed through so much mentally to keep going, To keep logging in and billing but after two years the burnout is real. I have no more will do anything. I’m mentally burnt. My body physically aches from the lack of sleep and pure state of stress I’m constantly in. Any encouragement? Something?
Just got back from the cook islands and looking for my next island vacation. What is your favorite island to visit? Best sand beaches? Good snorkeling or diving?
Any fun holiday gift ideas for my SO of 3 years(gay man)? Nothing too expensive, but all ideas welcome! :)
Planning to accept another job soon but have a scheduled 1 week vacation starting next week. When should I put in 2 weeks notice that I’m leaving? Is it a risk that they withdraw approval of my long-approved PTO? New job wants me to start ASAP so I’d feel bad delaying start dat over a month if the solution is to wait until after vacation to give 2weeks notice
Hi everyone, I am a System Engineer at TCS with 4 years of experience in automation and functional testing in various domain. I have done PGP from IMT Ghaziabad through upgrad. I am currently doing MBA in finance from Liverpool John Moore's University. So I am looking for business+tech roles by switching to other companies. Can anyone please help me in referral?
Just starting a new job this week but I’m still interviewing for a more desirable role where the final power day is scheduled for late October. Should I hold off on updating LinkedIn?
Would you take a director position in another CPG or senior manager position in FAANG? Similar TC, and take prestige away from the equation.
For MBB interns who finish their summer internships and receive return offers, can they directly transition to FT? Or do they need to wait for some period of time
Holiday gift exchange at work (virtual, so we’ll be mailing things to people’s houses like a secret Santa). $20-30 suggested price range. I was thinking of sending a 45 miscellaneous assortment pack of little snacks, like a bag of cheez it’s, rice krispy treats, cookies, granola bar, nuts etc. Yay / nay?
My job was affected by COVID. I’m have a T20 MBA, closing in on two final round interviews one for a well know pharma consulting firm and the other for F 500 healthcare company as a regional ops director. I like both companies equally but looking to taking a shot at MBB in the next two years. Any advice?
What are your worst Slack grievances?
United says I’m ok to travel to Mexico in May with a passport that expires in June. Double checking here in case need to mass rush a renewal...
American Airlines: the La Guardia of airlines
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Currently 26,single, working at big 4 making good $$. But, often I wonder what is it that I’m chasing in life. I don’t clearly have a definition of where I want to be whether it be money/career/life..
Anyone willing to provide a Cap One referral?
Accidentally over contributed to my 401k because i switched companies midyear and forgot to cap contributions in my new plan. What is the best solution for this?
Are HOAs and property taxes a thing in London? Debating a job btwn nyc and London and while at first glance nyc looks better money wise, housing seems so so much more expensive if buying. HOA plus property taxes add thousands to the mortgage. Wondering how that looks like in London. Can’t find anything but initial stamp tax in whicb case the pay delta is narrowing…
Breaking into Consulting post-MBA, have opportunity to join as Senior consultant either in AI strategy or in Payments Strategy (up to me). Finding it tricky to decide on my own. What are the exit opportunities like? Any other suggestions?
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