So my utilization is currently low and EY announced they would be doing layoffs starting July 1. I've decided to apply to other places. I am currently in the process of getting my clearance (tbc)
How is everyone staying motivated at work while going through fertility treatments? On days when I have appts or get my period, all I want to do is google and read forums about it. My utilization is tanking (not because I’m blowing off work, but because I need to find and take on new work) but can’t get the energy to). I’ve told my manager about what I’m going through and she is supportive, but feeling guilty when I hear about how busy everyone around me is and I just can’t find the motivation.
Can you please share diversity job boards and organizations that your Firm has partnered with or utilized to hire diverse talent within investment management industry? Thanks in advance!
Random partner asked a litigation-related question to a partner I frequently work with (i’m a transactional associate). My partner cc’d me and said for me to briefly look. Asked the library. They got me a great case. Sent it back. Now the random partner is asking for more cases in another circuit.
I haven’t done caselaw research since 1L and this isn’t even my practice… wtf do I do (I am fully utilized in my normal work and have a few deals closing soon…)
I had 60 day late payment of 35 bucks in Jan. It was new Amex Hilton card I opened for stupid points. It was reported and my credit score had been consistently dropping from last 6 months. It was 780 and now is 735. I realized this 3 months and been paying my credit card bills immediately. Infact I have overpaid each card to have negative balance so my credit utilization is almost zero. What else I can do to repair the damage. I am applying for homeloan and this is big issue to get best rate
Deloitte people on CPT with 40 hour/week limit: Since its self-reported, do you just bill 40 hours per week? Worried about the impact to my utilization.
This is a bit of an aside, but over the last year or two, I've noticed "career coaching" explode as a service and a field. But, like what is it? How is it different from therapy, and how should it be utilized? I'm intrigued, but don't know much about it.
What is the target utilization for a Senior 2? Or number of chargeable hours goal? Is this ever hard to meet?
Promoted to SSE with 25% hike and VP as 9% . I had received ACE award in Q3 . I have also maintained utilization report 100% still I got less VP. Can I ask manager to revisit the component
Hi everyone, my sister was fired from her job because her exemption from the vaccine got rejected. She has Director of Nursing experience as well as experience with case management and utilization review. Anyone know of any startups or tech companies that are remote and wouldn’t require a vaccination that are hiring for experienced nurses? Really appreciate the help! Any leads are welcome!
After learning how credit utilization impacts one's credit score, I just raised the limit on 2 of my credit cards. I opened 2 cards last week in order to take advantage of cash back bonus deals.(cont)
Random question and hoping consulting moms can help me out - Why do Partners still have Utilization targets?? McK/BCG Partner fish, do you have Util targets?
Anyone at RBC falls under the Transaction Banking LoB and can tell us about the main services the firm offers to clients and the digital software products utilized by Treasury Controls/Payments etc?Royal Bank of Canada
Just received an offer as a Cloud Solutions Consultant at Crowe. Can anyone speak to the amount of travel I should expect in my first year and how unlimited PTO is typically utilized in practice?
Whenever the partner sends the team a late Friday / early Saturday reminder to submit time sheets (weekly billing) & confirm when done, whole team replies all. Wtf? I reply, don't reply all. Cont.
Managers, when you & your team are stressed out / working late, how do you cope/keep morale up?
I’m autistic & a newer mgr. ASD folks struggle w/ indirect comms bc it feels like lying. So, it’s hard to pretend I’m fine when stressed. I’m struggling bc it’s breaking my routine & recovery time so I’m not masking well, but trying to maintain a happy supportive face. How do you create space to decompress/discharge bad energy & not send it out to your team in this situation?
I used to love my job but now I just have the worst anxiety attacks at the thought of having to wake up and do it all again the next morning.
Im going to have a conversation with my director tomorrow about my burnout and how I feel I can better do my job but also just have anxiety about how the conversation will go. Kind words and advice would be appreciated 😌
Anyone who has return laptop in Gurgaon GGV office physically? I am not getting this location in MMT
Wondering if anyone in this bowl works for Allianz? I will be interviewing in next few weeks and wanted to check the WLB and overall work culture.
Same day crack! Extremely smooth, I could’ve easily finished the whole bottle in one sitting.
How is the compnay Blueconch..? Work cultur ? Projects they have.?
How it's different from UST global.?
Should I consider joining them?
What’s your view on this Town hall?
Anyone with a recruitment advertising background interested in leading a new practice with an established agency in Virginia? Account or strategy background ideally but media experience helpful.
Hi all, I am looking for experienced Technical account managers that have tech/architect background and can engage with customers to deliver solutions. Please PM if you are interested!!
What’s life like for consultants/SAs at Big Four for tech consulting? Average pay? Wondering if I should make the switch. Based in TO
I have signed the offer letter received from NTT Data. What will be the consequences if I don't join?
Need Job Referral, Thanks in Advance
Anyone here at Perkins Coie NY?
How much should I expect as a L4 CSA at Microsoft, living in Texas? Want to know if I’m being made a fair offer.
Hello everyone- What is the average pay range for performance bonus for a band7.2 grade 6 i.e. and Asssociate level employee at Natwest Group? Natwest group
How was EY GDS hikes and bonus last year ie 2021? For technology consulting Staffs
Please mention percentages and rating received
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