Looking to take vacation in three weeks. Is there anywhere in Europe that’s allowing American citizens in? Any suggestions for international trips for a week.
People who schedule their wedding on holiday weekends are the worst. I’m not changing my holiday plans for you…
How much time off is appropriate to take off for a wedding? I want to take 3 days off on either side of my wedding (6 days total), plus a week the next month (7 days total) for my honeymoon.
People in luxury buildings - do you also give a holiday gift to the rest of the staff? I’m mainly talking the people who may come in to fix things or for example the guy who mops the lobby every few days?
If you bought ADO additional time off and quit before you use it do you get it paid back?
Friday is our last class before Thanksgiving holiday. Any ideas for an engaging, Thanksgiving-themed lesson? I'll probably have 1/3 of my students show up, so I want it to be fun for them. TIA
How does the holiday weekend impact your quota? Still the same? It's still the same for me, which I feel is unfair.
Does anyone else get covid guilt? I met friends for a vacation this past weekend. We are all vaccinated and wore masks in Ubers and until we were seated at restaurants and bars. I just can’t help but feel guilty and worried that we were irresponsible as the delta variant surges.
Talent Acquisition teams: Are you all swamped and behind in your ATS processing right now? Asking as several colleagues and friends are actively submitting REFERRED applications for well-matched roles--but not hearing anything from HR. Is the need for talent real or is it overblown in the media? Or are a lot of TA people simply drowning at work or out on vacation right now? Tx for sharing if you are able! I'd like to give people some hope!
First time on the bench in five years and I want to draw it out. Any tips? Book PTO every other week?
Where to get the energy/time to job search while on the job? Thinking of weekends then booking a week of PTO for formal/informal interviews
Hey all, I remember seeing a email where it states PTO this year will not effect utilization.. But i see it resulting in a low utilization for me.. Both standard and adjusted are at 75%..Can someone please help me understand this.. Thanks
Are there jobs in advertising (or out for that matter) where taking vacation time doesn't feel bad?
Happy Monday - what's going to be the highlight of your week? For me, it will be my firm's holiday party.
Flexibility and unlimited vacation!
Vacation Question- Westin vs W (Paris)?
I’ve done really well in my 2 years with my current big 4 firm and am coming up for promotion in July. I am sitting on an offer with a step up in title and 40% pay increase. They say grass is not greener on the other side (hello unlimited PTO and all the other terrible comments I’ve read for new firm. Guess who 😂😅) but it’s hard to justify not moving. Am I making a huge mistake leaving behind my 2 year hard work going to the unknown or should I just go for it and take the pay and title!? Help.
When a client won't budge, how does your legal department handle employees personally reviewing/ signing individual IP ownership agreements, NDAs, etc? Seeing more of this lately.
What are y’all thoughts on using Slack for team collaboration? Is it just me or is the platform over complicated and clunky?
I am in the process of negotiating an offer for a new job. At my current job, bonuses will be paid out on august 20th. The bonus is sizable so I would like to stay long enough to obtain it. Ideally, I would wait until the bonus hits my account before I put in my 2 weeks. If the new job wants me to start sooner than august 20th, is it acceptable to say that I want to stay because of the bonus, or should I give a different reason? Is it a bad look if I say I want to stay for the bonus?
Q for the people that like WFH and never want to go back - what is your living situation? I hate WFH and can’t wait to be back in the office, so curious if other people have adapted better or if their environments are just more conducive to being successful (house with home office and family vs being alone in a 1BR apartment).
I need perspective. I was scheduled for a bunch of spa services today before a vacation. Early in the morning, a spa lady calls me to reschedule. I tell her I can’t reschedule due to my job. She replies that she remembers me mentioning that from a previous appointment she “helped me rescue.” She never acknowledged knowing me prior to that comment. I was offended as it came across as judging my stress level and availability based on a service I received years ago. Did I get unreasonably upset?
Had an interview today- it went great! 👍🏾 all three people that interviewed me had Worked for EY before- coincidence or nah? And what's the reason behind this? Relate- ability ?
Feeling lonely and hopeless at home, so I started painting to express my feelings: Hope in Covid19. Stay strong! There are many things worth to try when you have so much time for yourself. 😊
Have a verbal offer with a call on Monday to discuss details. I'm thinking about not giving any further information on Monday on my numbers (I already gave a minimum which I'd be OK with, which maybe was a mistake?) or my opinion and then doing negotiation over email. Do I have the right idea here? And if you don't have competing offers but are interviewing elsewhere, and they don't budge on timelines, any recommendations for what I should do to bump up the offer I currently have? ...
Google hired Timnit Gebru to be an outspoken critic of unethical AI. Then she was fired for it. https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2020/12/23/google-timnit-gebru-ai-ethics/
Changin Delta flight to tonight. No point in even going to the airport if you have not left home yet!
Looking to get a new credit card. Is chase sapphire the best out there for cashback/benefits?
NYC Fish - name your position and salary?
Evaluating an offer from a series a startup - base is $160k and equity is about half of that or .15% of the company today. It’s a huge step down for me in total comp (~65k less than what I make today) but I think company has a good chance of success. How can I negotiate more equity?
I am 30 and just got promoted to Senior manager. I think I am doing well but I feel I am driven more by pessimism, imposter syndrome, and fear of getting fired as opposed to a positive mindset and the desire to thrive in my career. I feel like I am suffering from some sort of a mental issue but wanted to throw it out here and get some advice to deal with this from the fishbowl fam as opposed to going to therapy. Thanks in advance for your responses!
My agency puts on a big show about their diversity/inclusions/women’s equality efforts but for the most part its bullshit. The c-suite drinks their own koolaid and don’t even realize it’s all fake.
Anyone go from audit at B4 to a non-audit role at a young, growing company and can offer some advice on finding roles/selling yourself for the position?
Anyone take courses/get a degree from Harvard Extension School? Experience? Was it worth it? Are you also able to build a network? Realize it’s not like an MBA, but that doesn’t fit my life now .
If I'm Delta Platinum, will I get any sort of status match from American? Usual Thursday flight got eliminated
ex-Deloitte fishes, is there are any process to request work experience letter from Deloitte for I-140 filing in the new firm?
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