My SO is always adjusting our lives to accommodate his family - from our holiday plans, to where we may settle down, etc. however whenever he needs help he reaches out to my family. It really really bothers me but whenever I say it he says I’m so transactional in mindset about my family helping. Not the case imo but yes it bothers me that he has my sister help him with things but plans life to convenience his brother
Is time off/vacation and sick time negotiable with WPP? Specifically Ogilvy NY prior to accepting an offer? Heard it’s only 10 days of PTO. That’s crazy 🥴
Anyone interested in joining on a trip to Morocco and Egypt this december holiday break ?
Any US employees have a house in an EU country where you spend a portion of your time? Looking to buy a vacation home in Spain and spend bench time/weekends there. How do you make it work?
I haven’t worked with a therapist before but know I’m totally burnt out and need some time off from work. Has anyone successfully started a relationship with a therapist and gotten their support to do an LOA shortly after starting with them? I’m worried because I don’t have a long standing relationship with a therapist, they’ll be resistant to supporting this. Would appreciate any advice
What percentage of your day are y’all productively working? Lately I’ve been super distracted on my phone, personal email, holiday plans, posting about all the above on fishbowl, and I’m trying to figure out if it’s just me.
Is this where we talk about how to low key dance to your favorite song at the holiday party but not be THE dancing negro? Lifelong problem.
I can’t stand people who are “taking time off” and are online doing work. Like, why?!? Have some boundaries for yourself. No one thinks you’re a hero for doing this.
Do you feel that there is sense in timing exit, seasonally speaking, for better opportunities? As in, do you think opps will be better in Jan after holiday season since tend to wind down in the latter months of the year, or does that even matter in this type of job market?
I miss reading for fun. I need a vacation. Does anyone else ever fantasize about Jerry Maguire-ing outta here?
What could your employer do to make you happy and want to stay? I go first 🙋🏽 more time off and leadership be an example by discouraging unrealistic overtime work
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.
Need some inspiration...fam keeps asking for my holiday gift list and I have very few ideas for myself (34M). Have a few crutches I can lean on from wardrobe/hobbies (golf etc.). Anyone have any go-to, can’t-live-without items they recommend? (Budget <$500 per item)
ACN: Can charge to central training instead of pto if I'm going to take classroom training and certification?
I’m a mid level lit associate. Headed out on a vacation tomorrow and feeling guilty leaving my case team behind who are all drowning. I know vacations need to be respected, but is it ok to feel this way?
Is it possible to designate your last day of employment over a holiday? Say Thanksgiving this year (11/26/2021) to take advantage of the holiday benefit and get that paycheck?
I just wanna talk about my PTO 😭😭
Received a job offer at a consulting firm as a data analytics consultant for $20k more than I am making now. I am torn on taking the job offer because my manager told me I was getting promoted at the end of the year to a data analyst. I am not sure what the salary range for a data analyst is at my current job. Should I take the job or wait it out to see what my end of year raise would look like? I really like my job and team so leaving would be tough, but this raise is something to consider.
What kind of laptop is providing by bristlecone as joining kit ? And what salary to be negotiate for a 7 yoe data scientist.. all fixed salary ..
Currently on H1B (it has been less than a year) and just applied for Green Card through marriage. I really want to leave my current company and don't want to be tied to H1B while searching for new job. Is it safe to leave your company and use your work permit from the GC application?
Hey all, is anyone familiar with Fidelity Investments’ change management practice? I saw some job listings recently for their change management positions and was curious about the work culture and expected compensation range for someone with 10+ YOE.
Hi Ppl - I was feeling really disheartened and bad about something so thought will ask this group how you cope with it. I have worked at my job for 7 years and I have been passed for promotions for 3 years now. I can see there is a visible gender discrimination and things are not going the right direction anytime. I know I have to get out but I don’t want to leave without a good opportunity. My benefits are awesome where I am at so i am picky. My leaders tell me I am a super star but when it
A month ago my boss told me I was getting a promotion and a raise. My raise was effective May 15th, and it has been reflected in my pay. He told me to keep it on the down low since there were no(cont)
Currently interviewing for PE Blackrock, Blackstone and JPM IBD roles. Can anyone confirm what other companies are using pymetrics?
Lol my firm halted all sales travel but continued client travel. Just waiting for someone to get sick so I can sleep in my own bed for more than 8 nights a month
I just received an offer from Deloitte to come in at the Consultant level in their GPS sector. I feel I’m being compensated pretty well with a 105k base and 5k sign-on bonus (I posted a couple of hours ago and my 17 month old managed to delete it somehow). Anyways, I would love to hear some brutally honest opinions of what the work-life balance could possibly look like.
Dear KPMG, I don't want a fancypants training center. I want to be able to expense my whole cell phone bill. You suck.
Does anyone know what is the Green Card Policy in IBM? What is the criteria for Green Card process to be initiated?
You have a Zoom interview. You wear a nice top that will be seen. Are you still wearing sweats on the bottom, or dressing up fully?
I’d like to leave my current company soon (complicated). I interviewed with several companies but no offers materialized (someone had more relevant experience or better fit than I). now running out of roles to apply to. There are a few companies I would have not even considered applying to initially (no industry knowledge, too far to commute, not financially stable) but now feel like I can’t be too picky. Should I just apply to every relevant role I see although I don’t think I’ll be happy there
My MOH is probably not going to be able to attend my wedding bc of covid restrictions. Freaking out slightly because I don't have someone close enough to replace her / I don't know how viable her zooming in would be? Any advice / tips?
Can anyone give me more insights on KPMG audit? I have been in audit for 4 years but looking to make the move to big 4. Just wanna hear thoughts on why KPMG (hours, culture, WLB). I am based in NYC
How is the Deals Capital Projects team at PwC? I just got an invite for the video interview
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