I haven't taken a single vacation or sick day in over a year. I'll lateraling to another firm next month (pending conflicts). Would it be in poor taste schedule a vacation prior to giving my two weeks notice? I love my group and I don't want to burn bridges.
Reminder to everyone: use your 2021 vacation time. Don’t let it pass you by just because you’re not traveling. Take a long weekend once a month to nap and eat chips in sweat pants all day. We all need to do our part to normalize self care, and sitting at home doing “nothing” is just as worthy of a vacation day as pina coladas on the beach.
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
My husbands mom lives with us and we usually get along fine, but today I am over it. WFH means being with her 24/7 and after the holiday's I am just done. I wish it was just the 2 of us again. Can I force his sister to take her? I want my house back, but I also don't want to be the crabby wife.
Question for folks in here who work at a company with unlimited PTO/vacation - how do you manage this from being abused by employees?
Has anyone in partner ranks been able to take an actual, fully disconnected vacation of at least a full work week in the last 18 months? Genuinely curious.
S. Korea arbitrage opportunity? I am visiting in April wih my girlfriend who is a resident and has a bank account. Can she get setup on Korbit or another exhange, I buy BTC here, transfer to her, she sells for KRW and then we fund our vacation from the arbitrage profits? We wouldn't be trying to repatriate the funds or take them out of Korea
Unless you’ll be committing malpractice by taking time off, here’s a reminder: you can’t take care of your clients if you’re burnt out. Turn your phone off, you don’t owe anyone an explanation.
In a perfect world, I would have work-life balance and be able to disconnect on a somewhat normal basis. In this world, I can't Are there other ways you fully unplug from work without actually taking time off?
If buy the partners you work with regularly a holiday gift, how much do you spend? Usually I get baked goods or food items which you can’t tell the actual amount spent on. This year, though, I’d like to support local restaurants by encouraging people to order takeout—hence, giving gift cards. How much is appropriate for a restaurant gift card from an associate to a partner?
On the bench for 9 weeks, starting on a new project next week and going on a 2 week vacation right after I join. Am I in danger of getting fired here? Had arranged the holiday 2 months ago and spend
Throughout pretty much my entire career, I've never taken a true extended vacation. I'm about to take nearly 2.5 weeks off and actually be mostly away from work to focus on my wife and kids. To be honest, I actually have some anxiety about it. Any sage wisdom from others on disconnecting?
Anyone have mandatory PTO during the holidays? Our leadership is making us use PTO days if we don't have billable work between Xmas & NYE. I don't even celebrate Xmas, kind of annoyed
Have some down time now and want to learn something 'foundational' - not latest trends or just an overview. Do you have any recommendations on what can someone who has been in IT consulting in payer/provider for 5 years can learn? Like a short college course or a Coursera certification? Anything?
I work in one of the big four and while diversity is preached every other week, I rarely see people like me in leadership positions. Anyone feel Same way?
Are HH layoffs this week?
Hey, Can anyone from cognizant refer me for job id 00041000419591113 I am serving notice period and my LWD is 12 th November 21.
Is everyone else having a problem finding beds for sick patients? I practice in the Midwest and our whole state is at capacity and then some. Have had patients in septic shock that took 2 days to get to a proper ICU. Had to keep a young guy with acute overt renal failure in need of dialysis for 3 days before we found him a place.
Teachers that have had babies and chose to go back to work soon after, what was your experience like?
Looking for leads on open Sr Digital Producer (or EP) positions in the LA or Portland areas!
Any advice on someone who's entire practice group just up and left the firm? I'm still gainfully employed but doing much different work that I don't particularly enjoy..
Hey everyone, I am looking for a referral for any of the Client Success positions (Specialist, Partner, Manager). I have extensive Customer Service experience, and I am looking to relocate to Fort Myers. Very appreciated!
Is Trump closing the gap on Biden?
It’s nap time
Any insight on getting MBA from mendoza as far as prospects for transitioning into a post-mba strategy consulting role? It’s ranked outside the top 15 but from research seems like it still sends plenty of grads to top consulting firms (not MBB)
Like Donald Trump, I need attention. Feed meeeee
I am here in the DFW area. I am a senior at EY a d make $95k a year. I do have to travel quite a bit. Is the pay I receive comparable to everyone else in consulting or am I getting hosed?
What is managerial round in Deloitte? Please help me with your immensely valuable answers 🙏🙏
Soon to be S1 with no CPA (I know, I know) and looking to jump ship shortly after promo. Is a senior gig in industry (GL, IA, SEC reporting, etc.) a reach?
I'm experiencing imposter syndrom for the first time, and man is it rough. Would love some tips for being able to get past it!
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