My memory is terrible lately. Boss and client noticed during a work dinner, asked how I keep up with my job. I felt very scolded...
Project ended suddenly and had to cancel my flights. How can I capitalize on travel credit? Or do policies restrict this?
When you had your first child, how old were you? What was your household income and net worth? Did you feel ready financially?
My wife and I need a break. Had our first baby in March and we are worn out (getting better) but very tired. Wife said to me “I need us time”, and she’s never said that in the 3 years we’ve been married. Suggestions on getaways or things to do?
Urgent: Wanted to understand key differences between EY India and EY GDS. I know generic differences but which is better along the lines of: 1. Financial growth opportunities (hikes/bonus) 2. Duration to stay in the same role (example would I have to stick to same client for multiple years or when can I switch client) 3. Senior Management 4. WLB 5. Is it easier to move from India to GDS or vice versa? Getting Tech Consultant Senior 1 in GDS vs Data Science Senior in EY India. 5YOE/Data Science
What would u do in this "hypothetical" scenario. 1. Student gets 95 percentile on standardized tests in 1st grade. 2. 2nd gr teacher, capable and flexible but a little old school. 3. Parent, from foreign country, wants us to teach 2 years ahead of where student is at in math and reading in case they have to return to other country. 4. District's old standard for acceleration is at the 97th+ percentile and other students are much more"advanced". 5. Parent wants detailed steps for teacher's plan
Parents, what are you doing for college funds? I want to start saving for my kid and don't know where to start. Do you recommend a bank over the others for this matter?
Is anyone feeling the disrespect of students in a classroom? The attitude towards adults when a student is interacting with the said adult. Wow! The mother in me just wants to wash the child’s mouth out for such disrespect, BUT definitely NOT allowed in school. How have kids gotten this far w/o any reprimand for their behavior? What are we teaching them if we keep ignoring….
How long did you try to conceive before going to a fertility specialist? I’m 33 and have a child.
For those back in office are y’all just wearing masks indoors and is it affecting the way you work? I’m pro-vaccine and masks indoors when crowded. But can’t help think it being uncomfortable having the mask on working 8+ hours and taking client calls when you could have it off working at home 🏠
Hi! Any career coaches who offer a full support throughout job search? -Experience: 8 years of project/program management and/or communication -Companies of interest: Google, Microsoft, Facebook -Location: Washington DC or VA
Deloitte’s Diversity & Inclusion group hosted Nicole Hannah-Jones today and it was a goddamn breath of fresh air to hear her speak candidly. Even called the firm out in some places. If you haven’t seen her NYT 1619 project, educate yourselves https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html
Is it rude to suggest to a new analyst that she needs to look more professional, e.g. don’t show up with wet hair to client meetings (even if on Zoom)? FYI I’m also a female and just trying to look out for these new hires
So my counselor requested I set up some meetings to "put together a maternity transition plan (if any)" Just had the first one, a month and a half out from my Mat, and while I was expecting some kind of supportive "Hey let's get everything prepped for you to go!", it was just him going "Oh you've discussed the plan with your team & have a meeting to formalize it next week? What does that mean? You don't have anything written down!? Well that's not enough" Feeling very uncomfy after it.
My ~60 person group at my firm has only 5 women in it. Is there any excuse at all for this? Every project I’m on feels like the old boys club
Started a new project in Hollywood. Suddenly went from a solid 6-7 to a measly 3 🥺. Everyone here is so freaking handsome! Haaalp!
Not pregnant yet but curious how pregnancy impacts performance, if at all. If all goes to plan I’ll have my first trimester over busy season. Curious how that goes and if any slack is given if pregnancy symptoms are bad
My wife’s employer doesn’t offer short term disability benefits for pregnancy. We just learnt she might be pregnant. How do I go about buying short term disability insurance ?
Is there anyone at Dropbox who is willing to give me a referral for a software engineer internship position next summer (2022)? Thanks in advance!
Anyone at Ogletree Deakins, Jackson Lewis, Littler, or Fisher Phillips who can share the latest on their remote work policies?
After talking to other designers I realized that I’m accepted a job offer with a low salary. Is this the end??
Anyone have experience with FDD at a B4 vs more of a specialized firm like A&M? I'd expect the latter to pay more, but curious if the deals worked on are actually different or there would be a diff vibe at an A&M tier. Trying to get out of audit, but not sure it's worth sticking in B4 since not feeling EY at the moment.
I’m interviewing a senior tax associate position at BDO, 2 years prior big 4 experience. What salary should I be expecting? LCOL like 80~85 index.
Interviewing at EY ServiceNow practice with 5 YOE. Should I go for SC or M? What salary range should I be going for?
Hey everyone has anyone switched to a diff big4? I am having issues on my team where they don’t think Im at level, but my team has not been good at feedback and or coaching I am an A2. I had been thinking of moving to another big 4 for awhile but being blindsided by where they think I am at, which I don’t necessarily agree with fully , is pushing me away more. Has anyone had a successful switch?
I recently joined a boutique firm after leaving a Big 4, around a month now, but having second thoughts. Is it bad to Look elsewhere after only a month? I'm not comfortable with how they have treated me regarding some requests and just don't feel at ease. If you know a firm hiring in FS or MC space in general, please help me. Thank you.
My overdue promotion (PM to Sr PM) is in progress, but processing is taking a while due to company Covid delays. Is it inappropriate to ask my manager what the salary increase will be? (It’s killing me to wait and wonder if it’s lower than I’m expecting)
Would anyone be willing to speak about the case interview at EY SSG team? The team does mostly TDD and I have a strong understanding of how to assess an application scalability, tech debt overview, acquisition product integration. I want to make sure I’m focusing in the right area. EY-Parthenon
Hi 🐠 - currently in a transformation role in industry (3 YOE) - I’m interviewing for EY Finance Transformation (Senior), but I also have an in with KPMG Strategy (Senior). Would love some opinions on which would look better on a resume / app for grad school! Also any insight on comp would be appreciated. Thanks!
Is it generally advisable to wait for the new company to have an approved transfer before putting in two weeks? (H1B transfer) What is the typical/ideal timeline for this process according to fishes here?
#OceanFact Have you always wondered why the sea tastes salty??? Well here is your answer- The Blue Whale ejaculates over 40 gallons of sperm when mating. Only 10% enters the female.
Anyone applying to MBA with a social impact consulting background (Dalberg, Bridgespan, FSG, etc.)? Curious to hear how your story goes, thank you!!
I had technical interview yesterday on TCS and he said he will send feedback to Manager/HR and they will call me. How long it will take to get that call. Any idea
Thoughts on Apple’s in-house agency? Curious to understand more about the work, the culture, the people...Also compared to MAL.
Does increase in salary give satisfaction ? Because human are greedy and thinks to get more 🧐
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