In your opinion, is it better to use all PTO when possible, or roll some over? I know people who swear by both
Deloitte moms, I need your guidance. For some reason, someone (not sure which team) has marked my maternity leave (LOA) starting next week on DTE and I can’t update it to show PTO. I have repeatedly told the Leaves team and MetLife that I’m not starting LOA until the baby comes (due date 10/31, no baby yet). Whom do I contact to fix the DTE issue? If this happened to you, what did you do?
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My dad is in his 80s and just had a stroke. He is in the hospital getting better one day and worse the next. My job has been really understanding and are giving me time off, but I recently started there and don’t want to feel like I’m taking too much time off. Between my brother and I, we take turns going to the hospital, but he seems to be taking less responsibilities knowing that I am here to talk to doctors and be there for dad. I also have my own family and my husband is a little frustrated
Question for the ladies: what is an appropriate dress for firm holiday parties? I'm naturally curvy so most dresses look like they come with an HR complaint on me. Lol help!
We have an AMAZING nanny - we adore her and she is so great with our child. We are just using her for 6 months while we wait for our daughter to get into a nursery program. We didn’t talk about this up front - but, typically, what do you do in these situations for vacation/holidays? If she goes on vacation, do we still pay her for those days? If we go on vacation, do we still pay her for those days (supposing we give plenty of heads up)?
If I'm forced to use my vacation, floater, etc. towards my study leave for CFE but I have vacation booked for right after CFE, will PwC still let me take that vacation as a "leave of absence"?
Hi, any recommendations for family vacation which is less than 10-12 hours drive from Dallas?
EY needs to revisit their “unlimited” PTO policy! Even new job postings have been edited to reflect the new term “flexible” time off. Do you equate this to stack ranking during the performance review cycle? Positioning teams and peers against each other due to pressure not to take time off unless on the bench which you can’t exactly plan or predict.
I’ve had a very interesting experience with my manager as a new hire out of college. I’m all for constructive criticism, but feel like this is really destructive criticism with no aims of helping. One month within being hired, she told me that because I was so slow on picking up things, that she will have to work through her vacation to get things done on time. She constantly rejects my spreadsheets for things such as my font being Times New Roman 12 instead of 10, cont..
Do you holiday tip Hotel Lounge staff? Very nice, attentive etc... Stayed at the same hotel the full year and wondering how much would a good amount be.
Taking a week long PTO next month. How acceptable is completely unplugging? They all say "completely sign off". But folks generally don't. Help!
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Banks have been expanding parental leave policies with some offering the same amount of time to both primary and secondary parents. Do you think your company provides sufficient time off? Most importantly, would you be willing to take the full amount of time - without fearing repercussions?
Do you holiday tip your building staff? We rent in a condo building in SF and have doormen (~4-5) and other staff (~3-4) that are employed by the building. What’s an appropriate holiday tip for each?
This may be odd, but I really suck at throwing out birthday cards, wedding invites, holiday cards from friends. I feel like one day I'll want to read them again. Any tips on storing/organizing these?
Has anyone ever had two W-2 jobs at two different FAANG companies at the same time? Were there any company policies against it?
Considering breaking off from the mothership and being independent contractor. Only issue is I have a 1 week vacation in March with the fam I don't want to miss how does vacation work?
Recommendations for an ergonomic chair that won’t break the bank? Preferably one with neck support too
Well, guess I will be using my standing desk…
What is a typical Senior 1 salary at B4 in Seattle, WA. I’m considering offers and want to make sure I don’t over/ under shoot in my negotiations. Thanks!!
Guys , how much salary I can expect from big 4. Current - 15 lpa fixed Yoe - 5 yrs Tech -- Oracle fusion financials Please Suggest
Headhunter is slow to coordinate scheduling first round interview with target company. Does this mean the company isn’t interested? I’m probably reading too much into this but am a little nervous
Hi! Im on my H1B visa currently and planning to move from Atlanta to Seattle next month. Just stressing out in terms of items I need to take care of as I plan the move. I don’t know if I’m required to change my home office location or if any amendment needs to be filed. Really appreciate any help or advice from anyone who has done this. Thanks in advance.
Got a rejection from BCG after first round interview (flunked the computer case). How long before I can/should reapply?
So sick and tired of my work. Not burnt out and just went on vacation but hate what I do. Still studying for my CPA but have to imagine there’s something better out there than accounting.
If Donald trump works from Trump Tower two days a week, is he remote and WFH? As his client, I am not ok with that since his billable rate is really high.
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Looking for a mentor and or general guidance to discuss career progression within Human Resources. I currently have 3 years of HR experience and I am looking to tap into another function of HR, specifically compensation and benefits. To date I’ve dabbled in recruitment and am excited to learn about your HR career progression!
Just found out I have a much older half sibling (surprise to him too) and not sure how to feel about it. Sounds like my dad had a fling before he married my mom and TBH I don't think he knew he had another kid either. The girl seems to have been between 2 guys and when she got prego she thought it was the others who ended up raising him 🤦. Idk if I should cut this guy off, I'm mostly afraid that he'll try to seek some sort of monetary claim from whatever my late dad left behind. Thoughts??
Have an interview for internal audit next week. Coming from public audit. What kinds of questions should I expect and how should I best prepare?
Hi fishes, Got an offer from deloitte usi for 16lpa fixed. Now accenture has offered to match the salary and put me on a project that has Europe onsites (they have put me on an exit path in my current project and will relieve me by month end and board me on the new project in November). My main reason of accepting deloitte offer was to get onsite opportunities. What do you think I should do? Skill: SAP functional YOE: 5.3
What does kpmg typically pay a first year senior associate (with 3 years big 4 exp) in NYC? Advisory services practice.
What are the best consulting firms to work for in Chicago right out of undergrad based on salary and perks?
Do you think gender ratios in this industry would change if HR / talent departments were more 50:50, than 99:1 or so?
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