Why do companies plan holiday parties at 5PM/6PM? Does anyone actually get off work that early
Any advice for "working remotely" with a 9 hour time difference? Ideally trying to take a vacation
Not so fun one: drank too much at the holiday party and feel like a total idiot. Nothing happened but still, lesson learned. Any advice on how to recover?
Taking a half day of PTO this Friday. Cheers to everyone who can get out of the office early today after a crazy week of grinding. To those who can’t, may the PPT winds always be at your back.
When the firm pays out your PTO, are taxes withheld at the typical paycheck rate or the higher rate you see with bonuses? Also do firms account for 401K for PTO payout (not the match, your own)?
"Who was your plus-one to that previous company event? Bring them to the holiday party!" "Yeah I'd love to but we actually stopped seeing eac--" "Anyway can't wait to see them at the holiday party!"
Our nanny is taking vacation soon and my mom is watching our 2 kids. A friend’s nanny offered to drive our oldest to/from preschool and watch her over lunch so that my mom isn’t racing around (cont)
Any Dubai recs? I'm thinking about braving the August desert heat and taking a spontaneous vacation.
What happens if you overcharge holiday hours? I must have accidentally charged an extra holiday day and now have -8 hours showing.
I love the holiday pie 🥧
If you get laid off due to performance in a protected state, will you employer still be required to pay out accrued vacation, sick, and personal days?
Is there a studio in the dmv area where I can go get a holiday photo taken with my husband? We did a photo shoot in the summer and really don’t want a full fledged photo shoot right now. Just a couple of photos in a studio with some sort of Christmas/ holiday set up. They always show stuff like this in movies, wondering if it’s real lol
Been on vacation for 3 weeks now and was just assigned to a project for when I get back. Had to log in to sign background checks but completely forgot my password since it's been so long...
PwC 🐟, up to how many vacation hours can we go in the negative (borrow) at any one time?
Do you guys truly disconnect on vacations? Is it frowned upon? I have a vacation next week but feel like the expectation is for me to be available
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.
Does anyone have insights on Strategy& cloud strategy and data analytics division? Any info on culture, work life and growth opportunities will be much appreciated!
Hey, I have applied to a job at EY for Risk assurance. My academics are pretty good and I'm pursuing ACCA with BCom, with a year of internship experience as well. I have tried to apply but I think a referral would really help. Please dm me for referrals. Would be happy to speak on linkedin as well and send my job ID as well.
How do I get my old project to leave me alone? I rolled off, but they keep calling me in for little things. My new project leads are okay with it for now, but I want it to end. What to do?
My happy place 🥰 High doses of vitamin C when sick or before getting sick along with vitamin D and E keeps us healthy all year long ... I also drink silver water
Happy Friday y’all! Anyone here have experience using a professional resume writer/service? Would love a recommendation, bonus points if they have experience helping consultants land jobs in industry at mid/senior levels. Cheers!
In the revised compensation letter which we received on June 3, there was a reward section showing an amount of 20k ,just below the Bonus amount. But i don't see that showing up on this month's salary slip under the earnings section. Did anyone else notice this? Am i missing something here?
Design time. Challenge number 3 coming your way in the form of a more meaningful topic this month, centered around tomorrow: World Mental Health Day. As designers, we put so much time into making something cool, fun, or that makes money. But we should also use our design powers for good. You up for it?
Looking for a big gig in London. Can anyone connect me to an MD or President-like role at a shop over there?
Project Managers out there what are the tasks you do that you think can be automated. Gartner is predicting 80%
Selling points of being a CPA and CFE going into Managing Consulting without getting a MBA.
Any companies offering permanent wfh??
On job hunt - how long should I wait before I follow up on my interview process? Seeking opinions as I'm super anxious (have been laid off by ACN) it's my second last round and it's been almost a week. Thanks all!
I've seen that some lab levels can accurately predict mortality of COVID-19. What are you seeing in your practice?
TSA Lines. QQ: Did you guys experience any longer TSA lines due to shutdown? Should I go to airport earlier? EWR...
Despite all of management's efforts, the labor force at Kickstarter is now the first major tech union! https://www.vice.com/amp/en_us/article/3a8pp5/kickstarter-employees-win-historic-union-election
On a team of all men, all of whom have PhDs. The level of micromanaging is getting unreal especially because I've worked with this client for 3 years and know more about the project. Anyone have advice for condescending team members? Technically I am the team lead but their levels range
Does anyone have insight about the culture of the higher ed practice at Accenture? Is it a good place to work? How is the team? What is the workload like?
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