Looking into a job that requires to join the film Union. What should I expect in terms of fees and insurance?
Hey all, dad is visiting and needs to get a heart condition checked out (procedure isn’t available in India). Employer health plan doesn’t cover parents. Anyone familiar with the options we have?
Setting up our first small business 401k! Should we be an ERISA 3(38) advisor? What are the pros and cons?
Moms out there wfh with a nanny that have an infant any suggestions for them to keep entertained? Mine is 10 months and I need some ideas for sensory play or just new fun activities for them
Is it socially / professionally OK to request to leave an engagement? If yes, how do you go about doing so or what reasons seem acceptable? I’ve started looking up other engagements and my reason is the clients attitude is a bit unbearable, creating a difficult working env. to thrive in and probably detrimental to my career and mental health. Do I sound like a complainer or is this OK to do? Keep in mind, the clients employer as well as EY is aware of clients attitude and had several HR conv. w/
Dear all , I am looking for a job change as my current profile is IT Executive and I have more than 10 year experience in IT industry. Skills , server administration , network administrator,eps console,ad user management,data security and encryption,hp certified professional for ,laptop ,desktop , workstation and server, backup management,email configuration, firewall manegement,remote support, pursuing compTIA security +
Just realized my firm offers a Roth 401k option. I’ve been contributing pre-tax but now not sure what to do. I know Roth is theoretically better, but is there any reason to do pre-tax? What about a combination of the two?
I interned and started my career all within the confines of quarantine. Any tips for standing out when all you’ve known is remote work?
I’ve been working in healthcare for the past 5 years. I recently graduated with my MBA and am looking to get into consulting. Anyone able to refer me? Specifically, I’m looking to relocate to NY...
Best remote companies to work for right now?
For our mental health. I am sharing this confidential support line. Thank you to all of the psychiatrists who are volunteering. https://www.physiciansupportline.com/
Has anyone done new hire meet and greets in a remote setting? If so, were they useful? What went well and what went poorly?
How do you repeatedly turn down work for one partner or effectively avoid working with a particular person within your firm? Assuming hours are met and your standing is strong otherwise. One partner at my firm is destroying my mental health and knows few boundaries. I don't want to actively transition from our ongoing matters but sure as hell don't want to take on anything new... How best to do this without burning bridges?
Brainstorming on ways to increase connectivity among teams despite the 100% remote environment we find ourselves in at the moment (virtual HH seem to be getting old). Any ideas and/or things you have implemented at your company?
Do you check emails on the weekend because of covid wfh situation/generally? Or check email but wait to reply on Monday unless an urgent response is required?
Anyone feel like maternity leave affected their raise and bonus? I don't feel like my numbers were adjusted and feel like I am getting the run around
Best place to find PE firms actively hiring for ops roles? I have 8 years of experience in industrials across deals, ops and sales/marketing roles.
What is the path to a GC for a senior associate on a TN? I’ve been with my firm since college (2 years) - firm policy is that they initiate the process after a two year tenure (and provided you are senior associate rank, at minimum). Will I be able to pass the PERM evaluation? If not, would things get easier with a subsequent promotion? Or would it be best to lateral to a new firm and start the process there? Sorry, super green when it comes to this
What liturgical rite do you observe within the Catholic church? Ill go first, I attend the Traditional Latin Mass of the Latin Roman Rite underneath the one and holy Catholic apostolic umbrella of the church.
Dumb q- will my status with AA carry over to JetBlue? I know you can now earn points with them
This is a confusing scenario so please help me here to understand! Most of the company has notice period as 90days but during interviews, they expect the candidate to join within 30 days. I know it's all based on requirement and criticality but even though the candidate is best suited and has knowledge, why can't they wait for him/her to join after 90 days? How do we convince the HR team to take you in and wait for 90 days?
Word to the wise. Always keep a mini sewing kit or change of clothes nearby for those days you split your pants down the middle at the client site.
My current job doesn’t offer free health insurance but they’ll pay up to 60%. I’ve never looked for health insurance but wondering where I can find the best coverage?
I’ve been burned by the stock market before trading options (when the market bottomed out in 2016) and I learned my lesson on recklessly speculating on spikes and dips in the market. Anyone else feel like this situation is gonna create a class of retail investors who are over confident in the “ease” of timing the market, without doing an research, after all this dies down?
Do you think about climate change on a Daily/Weekly/Monthly basis? Curious what big 4 accountants feel as I await the next round of California fires.
Any updates on the Pakistani Covid-19 vaccine?
What can I do if my manager keeps rejecting my pto? The excuse is that “we can’t have two people out at the same time” but the manager has broken this rule so many times.
2 years out of undergrad and planning to apply next year. I had a great relationship with an SM and decent with a partner, but since starting remote work due to COVID I have had virtually no face time with leadership bc of the size of my team and my responsibilities. Mostly just venting but ugh how do I get LORs!!
While switching companies, can we get the H1B visa transfer approved and still work for the old company for 2 months?
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?
My school now has rapid result Covid tests so we can test the students (with parental consent). I’m wondering how many other schools have the same option.
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